Govt. Diploma in Co-operation & Accountancy, Co-operative Housing Management (G.D.C.&A. and C.H.M.)



The growing urban lifestyle in Indian metros residing in housing societies, particularly in State of Maharashtra, has necessitated management of Housing Societies with more professional approach. There is need of Managers in the Housing Societies having knowledge of Housing Management with professional approach. The Maharashtra Government with the object of providing awareness and knowledge for running and managing Housing Societies and also for maintenance of records, accounts and certification of accounts of the housing societies introduced two courses as under :

G.D.C.&A. and C.H.M. Examination

The examination is conducted by The Registrar, Co-operative department, Maharashtra Government. The minimum educational qualification for the course is Graduate from a recognized University. The form for appearing in the examination needs to be filled in 'ONLINE'along with documents required. The examination fee is fixed by State Government, which was in the last year Rs. 800/- for GDC&A and Rs. 500/- for CHM examination. The fee is required to be paid online or through challan in the Treasury of the State Bank of India. The examination is conducted at notified examination centres in the month of May every year. There are six subjects for GDC&A examination and three subjects for CHM examination as per below :

GDC&A Examination
CHM Examination
1. Management of Co-operative Housing Societies 1. Management of Co-operative Housing Societies
2. Accounts 2. Accounts
3. Auditing 3. Auditing
4. History, Principles & Management of Co-operation
5. Co-operative Law & Other Laws
6. Co-operative Banking & Credit Societies