Higher Diploma in Cooperative Management is the core programme of the Institute. Till date, Institute has conducted 23 such programmes. The syllabus and design of this diploma programme has been prepared by a group of experts drawn from major Management Institutes including IIM, Ahmedabad. In all 13 subjects are covered in two Semesters, each consisting of 3 months. To give it practical touch project study and observation study tour of some cooperatively developed state is undertaken. Participants consist of middle level officers from Cooperative Department, Cooperative Organizations, Cooperative Institutions and graduates from University / Colleges.