Vaikunth Mehta National Institute of Cooperative Management, (VAMNICOM) offers a two years full time residential Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Agribusiness Management programme. The PGDM-ABM programme is recognized by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and recognized by Association of Indian Universities as equivalent to MBA degree. Dr. Hema Yadav, Director VAMNICOM informed that the institute lays emphasis on high quality education, industrial exposure and personality development. The students of VAMNICOM have advantage of having exposure to cooperative sector as well as agri business sector. The 100% placement of students has been a constant endeavour of Institute to provide employment. This is in alignment with the vision of Home Minister and Minister of Cooperation, Shri Amit Shah to make cooperative sector a preferred one for youth of the country.
VAMNICOM has been ranked as the Top Government B- School in Pune, ranked 7th in the western zone of India and is amongst the top 25 Best Government B- School by India Today. With the support of Industry, Universities and Ministry of Cooperation, VAMNICOM is set to go for higher ranking in management education.
VAMNICOM has maintained the legacy of 100% placement. The batch of 2021-23 has achieved 100% placement and students are placed in Retail, FMCG, Finance, Agri-Input, Commodities and Research & Consultancy/AgriTech sector, with the average package of Rs. 8.76 lakhs. Dr Jayalakshmi, Placement Director informed that 28 companies made offers for placement. Students also got opportunity in Research & Consultancy companies.
Dr D Ravi,Joint Programme Director informed that cooperative sectors have taken keen interest in offering placements to VAMNICOM students Out of 69 students, eight students will be joining in NAFED, Amul and IFFCO in the Cooperative sector.