Approved by All India Council of Technical Education(AICTE), Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India, And Affiliated to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University(Formerly UPTU Lucknow).

Diploma & Short Term Courses

  • For the purpose of human resource development with theoretical and practical exposure in the field of cooperative sector, Institute is conducting following courses: 

    A.   Higher Diploma in Cooperative Management, HDCM Regular/Correspondence) 26 Weeks

    B.   Diploma in Handloom Cooperative Management (12 Weeks)

    A.  Higher Diploma in Cooperative Management, HDCM (Correspondence/Online)     

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    Course Code



    Registration form Link


    7th Higher Diploma in Cooperative Management, HDCM (Correspondence/Online)

    28-12-2020 to 19-06-2021


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    8th Higher Diploma in Cooperative Management, HDCM (Correspondence/Online)

    21-06-2021 to 18-12-2021


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    Institute offers Higher Diploma in Cooperative Management (HDCM) through Correspondence /Online mode for the purpose of Human Resource Development with theoretical and practical exposure in the field of cooperative sector,

    Duration                      : 26 Weeks (182 days)

    Intake                          : 30 Participants

    Fee of the Course      : Rs. 12,000.00 + 18% GST only.

    Fees will be paid through demand draft/RTGS/NEFT in favour of Director, Indira Gandhi Institute of Cooperative Lucknow, payable at Lucknow. Participants can also deposited their fees through cash at the account office of the institute.

    Details of account for RTGS/NEFT/Online transfer: -

    Name of the Beneficiary           : Director, Indira Gandhi Institute of Cooperative Management Lucknow.

    Name of the Bank                     : Bank of Baroda

    Account Number                      : 58490100004869

    IFSC Code                                : BARB0EBLRAJ 

    Branch of Account                    : Rajajipuram, Lucknow 

    Kindly share the receipt of the deposited fee through online mode/RTGS/NEFT to the institute by the email on

    Admission to the programme

    • Personnel’s working in Co-operative department and cooperative institutions with minimum qualification of graduation.
    • Private candidate, fulfilling the minimum required qualification of graduation.
    • Maximum age limit 40 years, relaxable in special cases.

    Documents Required for the Admission:

    • Duly filled registration form.
    • Copy of Certificate and mark sheet of Secondary School.
    • Copy of Certificate and mark sheet of Senior Secondary School.
    • Copy of Degree and Mark sheet of final year for Graduation.
    • Copy of Adhar Card.

    Objective of the Course

    • The main objective of introducing the H.D.C.M at this institute is to Motivate the members and managing committee to participate in the management of co-operative enterprises;
    • Through this course, the cooperative personnel’s may develop their skills and knowledge while being active in the job.

    Practical Training

    • On completion of the first term the participants will be deputed for observation study.
    • During the second term, two weeks placement / Project Study tour will be assigned to participants inside the state. May be in a cooperative institution where they are working.

    Study Material

    All the material related to course will be post through the Registered post/e-mail by the institute after the successful registration of the participants. 

    Award of Diploma Certificate:

    A diploma certificate will be provided to all the successful participants by the National Council of Cooperative Training (NCCT) New Delhi.

    Last Date for the Registration

    Last date of registration for 8th HDCM certificate course is 21-06-2021 with complete and duly filled registration along with fees.


    Examination will be conducted through online mode. Practical study visit and project report will be submited through offline mode (by registered post).





    • To develop decision making skills of managers in handloom cooperatives on all functional areas of management.
    • To disseminate both conceptual and applied knowledge relevant to the management of handloom cooperatives.
    • To inculcate right attitudes towards cooperative way of managing business.

    Duration: 12 Weeks (84 days)

    Intake : 30 Participants

    Admission to the programme:

    • Secretaries and managers working in the primary handloom cooperatives.
    • Middle level personnel working in State level cadres and Central handloom and all India federation of Handloom Cooperatives.
    • Middle level personnel in the department of handlooms and textiles who are incharge of Handloom Cooperatives.
    • Education instructors of the NCUI and State Cooperative Unions.
    • The age of those admitted to the course is expected to be below 40. However, it is relaxable in case of deserving candidates.
    • The basic essential educational qualification is a Bachelors degree. However, S.S.C passed with an experience of three years in a handlooms weavers cooperative society at the supervisory level could also be considered       


    Contact us for any enquiry

    Block-B, Sector-18, Rajajipiram, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh- 226017, India

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    Contact No’s: +91 9335221992, +91 9023712194 and +91 9415468499