The Administration Department is the life-line of the workings of the Centre and it provides various supportive administrative services for the Centre. It provides Secretaries to cover meetings of the statutory committees, and is responsible for the day-to-day running of the Centre's logistics. The department is headed by the Registrar.
The Registrar by virtue of his position is the Secretary to the Governing Council and the Academic Board, as well as their major committees. He assists the Director, along with other Heads of Departments, in the formulation and execution of administrative policies of the Centre. He advises Management on matters affecting the welfare of staff and material resources. He also organizes human resources of the Centre, and takes administrative actions in the execution of projects and contracts awarded by the Council.
The Office of the Registrar of the Centre provides administrative services to the following committees.
i. Finance and General Purpose Committee
ii. Appointments and promotions committee
iii. Tenders Board Committee
iv. Disciplinary Committee
v. Development Committee
vi. Academic Board
Registry department, which serves as the nerve Centre of the organization, has among its goals, policy formulation and execution, evaluation of scheme of Service and Conditions of Service and using both to effect recruitment and welfare of staff members.