Q. Why is the college named after Vaikunthbhai Mehta?

Ans. Vaikunthbhai Mehta was born on October 26, 1891, in Bhavnagar, Gujarat, as a friend, philosopher, mentor, and doyen of the cooperative movement. Vaikunthbhai was the Chief Executive of the Maharashtra State Co-operative Bank for almost 35 years. He served as the then-Bombay State's Minister of Finance and Cooperation and as the first Chairman of the Khadi and Village Industries Commission. Vaikunthbhai Mehta's contribution to the cause of cooperative education and training was pioneering and foundational.

Q. Some of the companies that regularly hire from VAMNICOM?

Ans. Tata Chemicals Ltd., Aztec Exim, Excel Industries, Indofil Chemicals, Namdhari Fresh, Tata Rallis, Ballarpur Industries, Farmer Brands, Infosys, Nunhems India, TCS are the companies that have regularly hired from VAMNICOM over the last few years.

Q. Why should one look out for PG Diploma course in VAMNICOM?

Ans. VAMNICOM has enhanced the decision-making and administrative abilities of practical managers in the cooperative sector.

Through the Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) and Post Graduate Diploma in Co-operative Business Management (PGDCBM) programmes, educational opportunities are provided for young men and women interested in pursuing a career in management. Student may also carry out applied research and distribute the results through publications, as well as library retrieval and documentation services

Q. What is the organizational structure of the college?

Ans. The Director of the college reports to the Management Committee of the college while the rest of the faculty including all professors and lecturers report to the Director. 

Q. How is training material prepared at VAMNICOM?

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