Membership

BASIC REQUIREMENTS FOR MEMBERSHIP OF THE INSTITUTION

A.) GRADUATES

1.B.Sc. degree Certificate in Estate Management
2.Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE), or its equivalent with credit passes in at least five subjects which must include: I.) English Language; II.) Mathematics; III.) Economics; IV.) One basic science subject from Agricultural Science, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics; and V.) Any other subject from Accounting, Business Studies, Building Construction, Commerce, Fine Arts, Geography, Government, Metal Work, Technical Drawing, and Wood Work obtained at not more than two sittings.
3. Submission of scratch cards (NECO, WAEC, and NABTEB) for verification of O’level results.
4. NYSC discharge certificate or exemption letter
5. Recommendation letter from an approved establishment under the supervision of an Associate Member of the Institution with at least 5 years experience as an Associate.

B.) PROBATIONERS

1.HND Certificate and OND Certificates
2.Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE), or its equivalent with credit passes in at least five subjects which must include: I.) English Language; II.) Mathematics; III.) Economics; IV.) One basic science subject from Agricultural Science, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics; and V.) Any other subject from Accounting, Business Studies, Building Construction, Commerce, Fine Arts, Geography, Government, Metal Work, Technical Drawing, and Wood Work obtained at not more than two sittings.
3. Submission of scratch cards (NECO, WAEC, and NABTEB) for verification of O’level results.
4. NYSC discharge certificate or exemption letter
5. Recommendation letter from an approved establishment under the supervision of an Associate Member of the Institution with at least 5 years experience as an Associate.

C.) STUDENTS

1.OND Certificate
2.Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE), or its equivalent with credit passes in at least five subjects which must include: I.) English Language; II.) Mathematics; III.) Economics; IV.) One basic science subject from Agricultural Science, Biology, Chemistry, and Physics; and V.) Any other subject from Accounting, Business Studies, Building Construction, Commerce, Fine Arts, Geography, Government, Metal Work, Technical Drawing, and Wood Work obtained at not more than two sittings.
3. Submission of scratch cards (NECO, WAEC, and NABTEB) for verification of O’level results.
4. Letter of recommendation from an approved industry-based supervisor/Employer.

D.) SENIOR PROFESSIONAL

1) A degree or Diploma in Estate Management and Valuation.
2) Be a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), at Associate level for not less than five (5) years.
3) Must have held or is holding a Management position in the Real Estate Section of a company (if in employment) or has been working in an Estate Surveying Firm recognized by the Institution.
4) Candidate shall submit a detailed resume detailing qualification and experience (resume template is obtainable at the NIESV's Secretariat).
5) Candidate shall submit a case study on any aspect of Real Estate Market in Nigeria or the Profession, of not more than 5000 words.
6) Candidate shall submit his application for election through the Branch Chairman of his place of residence or work.
7) Candidate shall be invited to appear before the Management Committee

E.) FIRMS

1.) PURCHASE OF REGISTRATION form for N10,000
2.) PAYMENT FOR PROCESSING of Registration form for N25,000
3.) LETTER OF RESIGNATION & LETTER OF ACCEPTANCEfrom previous employer
4.) CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE FROM ESVARBON
5.) CERTIFICATE OF BUSINESS REGISTRATION FROM CAC to read "Real Estate Surveying & Valuation Only
6.) Up to date Payment of N.I.E.S.V. DUES AND PLEDGES
7.) Two recent PASSPORT PHOTOGRAPHS
8.) Certificate of PROFESSIONAL INDEMNITY minimum of N1 m cover
9.) Evidence of CLIENT DEDICATED ACCOUNT
10.) Evidence of ACCOUNT OPENING with the BUSINESS NAME
11.) Recent PHONE NUMBERS

F.) NOTE

Members aspiring to be upgraded from Student to Probationer or Graduate membership after passing all the stages of the NIESV Professional Exams or have obtained additional qualifications should write formally to the Head Education Department for upgrade and attach evidence of payment of Annual Subscriptions.