(A Grant-in-aid Institution under Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India)
Ganeshkhind Road, Near Pune University, Pune - 411007, Maharashtra, India

About Us
Activities

MANAGEMENT TRAINING AND EDUCATION

VAMNICOM has six Centres, viz. Centre for Cooperative Management, (CCM), Centre for Management Education (CME), Centre for Information Technology (CIT), Centre for Research & Publication, Centre for Gender Development Programmes (CMDP) and these Centres conduct short-duration Executive/Management Development Programmes for Senior/Top Level Officials/non-officials of the co-operative sector. Orientation training programmes are also organized for sponsored officers from the Indian Administrative Services (IAS), the Indian Forest Services (IFS) and the Chairman and Managing Directors of National level Co-operative Organisations like the National Co-operative Development Corporation(NCDC), Indian Farmers Fertilizer Co-operative Limited (IFFCO), Krishak Bharti Co-operative Limited (KRIBHCO)and Apex Level Co-operative Banks and other Co-operative Institutions, NGOs etc. and also gets conducted training programmes on request from user organisations to fulfill their training needs. The Institute undertakes sponsored need based programmes and on the spot programmes.

INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATIONS

VAMNICOM Collaborates with various international agencies / organisations like the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA), International Labour Organisation (ILO), Food & Agricultural Organisation, (FAO), NICD Srilanka etc., we also conduct Exchange programmes in collaboration with the Department of International Technical and Economic Co-operation (ITEC), Ministry of External Affairs and offer training programmes for senior executives from co-operatives in developing countries.

The Institute has also been an active promoter in the establishment for the Centre for International Co-operation and Training in Agricultural Banking (CICTAB) which is engaged in imparting training in the field of agricultural/rural banking to professionals from SAARC countries.Studies & Centre for Management Development Programmes (CMDP) and these Centres conduct short-duration Executive/Management Development Programmes for Senior/Top Level Officials/non-officials of the co-operative sector. Orientation training programmes are also organized for sponsored officers from the Indian Administrative Services (IAS), the Indian Forest Services (IFS) and the Chairman and Managing Directors of National level Co-operative Organisations like the National Co-operative Development Corporation(NCDC), Indian Farmers Fertilizer Co-operative Limited (IFFCO), Krishak Bharti Co-operative Limited (KRIBHCO)and Apex Level Co-operative Banks and other Co-operative Institutions, NGOs etc. and also gets conducted training programmes on request from user organisations to fulfill their training needs. The Institute undertakes sponsored need based programmes and on the spot programmes.

TRAINING OF TRAINERS

With a View to nurturing required skills at the middle and junior management levels, VAMNICOM provides active support and guidance to the 14 state level institutes of Co- operative Management (ICMs) and the 5 Regional Institute of Co-operative Management (RICMs) through Faculty Development Programmes, in preparation of training materials and dissemination of information on technology.