APPOINTMENT ORDER TITLES

PATRONS
Qualification Standards

Patrons

Patrons are highly prominent individuals who embody the ideals, principles, values, and sentiments of the Royal Institution.

Patrons should possess the following qualities:

  • Honesty, integrity, and compassion;
  • Exceptional ethical leadership skills;
  • Noble and glorious statesmanship;
  • International and local recognition by professional, civic, and religious organisations;
  • Epitome of success in their field and worthy of emulation by humanity;
  • Concerned with the quality of life of the masses; and
  • Support programmes for the protection and the preservation of nature and the environment.
Royal Institution Conferment Ceremonies

Patrons

  • Appointment Order
  • RI Robe – Royal Light Purple with 4 stripes
  • RI Patron's Crown
PROFESSORIAL CHAIR HOLDERS
Qualification Standards

Professorial Chair Holders

  • have Doctorate Degrees or its equivalent;
  • are Senior Fellows of accredited professional institutions;
  • have accredited professional qualifications, and are Board Passers or registered with professional regulatory / statutory boards;
  • have ten (10) years of relevant academic or professional experience or its equivalents;
  • have academic rank of Associate Professor or its equivalent;
  • have published scientific articles, books, and/or country policy papers with a global impact;
  • are recipients of National or International awards from reputable academic and professional organizations;
  • are recipients of academic or professional awards and citations;
  • are officers and/or Members of National or International Academic or Professional organisations or Learned Societies;
  • are nominated by at least two (2) Fellows of the Royal Institution; and
  • are in the opinion of the Senior Advisory Council add prestige to and advance the objectives of the Royal Institution.
Royal Institution Conferment Ceremonies

Professorial Chair Holders

  • Appointment Order
  • 1-Year Honorarium
INTERNATIONAL VISITING PROFESSORIAL FELLOWS
Qualification Standards

International Visiting Professorial Fellows

  • have a Doctorate Degree or its equivalent;
  • are Senior Fellows of accredited professional institutions;
  • have accredited professional qualifications, and are Board Passers or registered with professional regulatory / statutory boards;
  • have ten (10) years of relevant academic or professional experience;
  • have an academic rank of full Professor or its equivalent;
  • have published scientific articles, books, and/or country policy papers with a global impact;
  • are recipients of National or International awards from reputable academic and professional organisations;
  • are recipients of academic or professional awards and citations;
  • are officers and/or Members of National or International Academic or Professional organisations or Learned Societies;
  • are nominated by at least two (2) Fellows of the Royal Institution; and
  • are in the opinion of the Senior Advisory Council add prestige to and advance the objectives of the Royal Institution.
Royal Institution Conferment Ceremonies

International Visiting Professorial Fellows

  • Appointment Order
  • RI Medal with name engraved at the back
INTERNATIONAL LEARNING & DEVELOPMENT SPECIALISTS
Qualification Standards

International Learning & Development Specialists

  • have at least a Bachelor's Degrees or its equivalent;
  • are Fellows of accredited professional institutions;
  • have ten (10) years of relevant academic or professional experience;
  • have designed, conducted and organised training programs;
  • have develop and implement new training materials, such as manuals, training videos and slide show presentations;
  • are nominated by at least two (2) Fellows of the Royal Institution; and
  • are in the opinion of the Senior Advisory Council add prestige to and advance the objectives of the Royal Institution.
Royal Instituion Conferment Ceremonies

International Learning & Development Specialists

  • Appointment Order
  • RI Medal with name engraved at the back