About Us


ICM Thiruvananthapuram

ICM, TVM: Institute of Cooperative Management is functioning as a unit of National Council for Cooperative Training (NCCT) New Delhi financed by the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperation, Government of India. The Institute was established in 19th October 1976 and it is functioning with the objective of infusing professionalism in the Management of Cooperatives. The Institute caters to the training requirements of the Executives of Cooperative enterprises and the officers of Government Departments concerned with development of cooperatives. Faculty: Eminent and well experienced faculty members, among most of them are trained by Indian Institute of Management, Ahmadabad

Library: The Institute has prestigious library with more than 13500 Books in the areas of Management in general and the functional areas of management in particular. It also subscribes regularly more than 100 National and International Journals and periodicals.

Hostel Facilities: Well-furnished hostel with mess facilities for both men & women. The total capacity of the Hostel accommodation is 120 participants.

Management Development Programme : The Institute conducts need based Training programme in different functional areas of Management on topics such as Customer Service, Funds Management, Cooperative Law, Banking, Detection of fake currency, Gold appraisal etc . As per the KCS Rule 185 (1) for getting promotion and earning annual grade increment the Institute conducts professional Development Programme (For Assistant Secretaries and Branch Manager, Chief Accountants, Internal Auditors), Career Development Programme (for Senior Clerks, Accountants and Junior Clerks) and Skill Development Programmes for sub staff of PACS, DCBs , UCBs and other societies .

Computer Lab: An excellent computer lab with more than 60 systems connected by LAN. High Speed Broadband Internet Facilities are also provided to the participants.

Audio- Visual Aids: The Institute has Audio- Visual Aids such as Multimedia Projectors, OHPs Projector etc. Video Conferencing Room: The Institute has a well-equipped Video Conferencing room with a capacity to accommodate 12-15 participants at a time.

HDCM: Higher Diploma in Cooperative Management Programme (52 weeks) is the Core programme of the Institute, which is recognized by the Govt. of Kerala as well as the Kerala PSC for employment in Cooperative organisations and Departments.

MBA : Since 2003 the Institute conducts MBA Programme and it is functioning as an extension centre of Institute of Management in Kerala (IMK). The Institute provides extensive infrastructure facilities and gives more emphasis on building total professionalism in our students.