Registrar of Co-Operative Societies
Government of Nagaland

Apex Level - NSCU

The Nagaland State Coop. Union (NSCU) Dimapur

The Nagaland State (NSCU) Dimapur is an Apex Level Non-Trading Cooperative Educational and Training Institute, established under the sponsorship of the State Cooperative Department in the year 1967.

The main objective of establishing NSCU was to impart Cooperative Education and Training to the members, Board of Directors, prospective members and employees of Cooperative Societies and prospective members to upgrade their skills and abilities to perform their duties and responsibilities in a proper way which will help in uplifting the socio-economic conditions of the people from the grass root level. It has been universally recognized that the success and growth of Cooperative sector depends on continuous Education and Training as per Principles of Cooperation formulated by International Cooperative Alliance (ICA).

Hence Cooperative Education and Training become pre-requisite for the success and growth of Cooperatives. In view of the Changing economic environment, constant review of Cooperative Education and Training is a must to make all sectors of cooperators more efficient and effective to compete with private sectors.

The Cooperative sectors are facing formidable challenges in the context of economic liberalization and globalization. To face the challenges, the need of the hour is for development of the cooperative sector in the state, to impart continuous cooperative education, training and information to create informed and dynamic leaders with professionally managed staffs to gear up the cooperative enterprises effectively and efficiently.

OBJECTIVES :- The main aims and objectives of NSCU are:-

1. To impart Cooperative education, training and information to the Cooperatives and to act as coordinating agency on all matters pertaining to cooperative education as per the 5th Principle of Cooperation.

2.  To develop inter Cooperative relationship and help in coordinated functioning of the cooperative movement in various sectors.

3. To convene and conduct State level Seminars, Conferences, Exhibitions, Publishing of literatures, Periodicals, Pamphlets etc. on Cooperation.

ADMINISTRATION  :- The administrative setup of the NSCU consist of 14 Board of Directors and the head of the Management is the President, who is assisted by the following supporting staffs,

Staff Position of the NSCU:

1. Chief Executive Officer : 1(one)
2. Consultant : 1(one)
3. Office Assistant : 1(one)
4. Peon-cum-chowkidar : 1(one)
Total 4(four)

Due to shortage of manpower in the Union (NSCU), the organization is utilizing the officials of the Cooperative Department and prominent Cooperators for imparting Cooperative education and for holding seminars and awareness programs with its limited resources.

The NSCU plans to hold Seminars to impart awareness programs at the grass root level in all the Districts under the theme,” SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT THROUGH COOPERATIVES”.