The Federation of Indian Export Organizations represents the Indian entrepreneurs' spirit of enterprise in the global market. Known popularly as "FIEO", this apex body of Indian export promotion organizations was set up jointly by the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India and private trade and industry in the year 1965. FIEO is thus a partner of the Government of India in promoting India's exports.
The Consulting Engineers Association of India (CEAI) is an apex body of Consulting Engineers in India and repr4esents both the individual consulting engineers as well as engineering consultancy organisations.
Institute of Management Consultants of India (IMCI) is the apex body of management consulting professionals. Being the only registered institute of established management consultancy firms and practicing individuals in the country, IMCI endeavors to raise the standards of management consulting and enhance the image of the consultancy profession in India. IMCI leads the profession of management consultancy by supporting and regulating management consultants and providing a forum for all management consultancy stakeholders. It sets and maintains high standards of quality, independence, objectivity and integrity for management consultants in India.
Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS)Pilani - 21th January, 1995 was the day when Consultancy Development Centre (CDC), New Delhi and Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani started a collaborative programme on “M.S. Consultancy Management” towards development and promotion of Consultancy as a profession in the country.
This unique higher degree programme, only of its kind in the country, not only helps in developing domestic consulting services but also provides effective inputs to promote consultancy and service exports.
Indira Gandhi National Open University (INGOU) - CDC and IGNOU would jointly offer multi modular programme in Consultancy Management leading to a certificate. PG Diploma and MBA in Consultancy Management. The programme would be unique on account for its multi model delivery mechanism with e-learning and practice school. Initially, the programme will be launched at the following Centres : Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore, Kolkata and Mumbai.
The Programme will be offered on cafeteria plan with flexibility for the student to choose and select courses from the basket of courses including seuence. The Certificate course shall be of 6 months duration and may be offered initially once in a year.