NATIONAL TRAINING BUREAU:
The institute is affiliated with National Training Bureau (NTB) for awarding all skill based diplomas, which are internationally and nationally recognized. NICS is running courses at diploma and certificate level for various skills in different fields.
UNIVERSITY OF PESHAWAR:
National Institute of Cultural Studies is affiliated with University of Peshawar for awarding undergraduate degrees in the field of Arts & Design, Mass Communication & Journalism and Business Administration.