NCDEX Institute of Commodity Markets and Research
NCDEX Institute of Commodity Markets and Research
Welcome to NCDEX Institute of Commodity Markets and Research (NICR)

NICR is a non-profit educational institution dedicated to promoting research and awareness in the commodity markets. It derives its credibility and strength from its parent organization NCDEX, one of India's leading commodity Exchange. NICR offers a variety of certification courses, open-enrolment courses, as well as customised educational programmes anywhere in India.

These courses are open to anyone, right from a novice to an expert seeking to understand and learn about the commodity and derivatives market. Our courses are structured in a manner to allow the uninitiated, particularly those with a non-finance background, to easily understand and move through various concepts, with an understanding of the real-life practical scenarios. These courses, aptly known as compact-sized, quick learning certification courses provide an optimal learning experience to a knowledge seeker.

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The NICR Certification Course is a definitive training program that has proved invaluable to anybody interested in commodities and those indirectly linked to the markets.

Commodity option is a financial derivative instrument better suited for risk-averse groups like farmers as there is no margin calls for buying options. It is a beneficial tool to hedge and speculate by limiting the risk factors. Options, when used along with the spot and futures can help develop an efficient risk management strategy for various market participants

Research and Analysis
The key objective of research to be undertaken, facilitated and sponsored by NICR is to improve understanding of the commodity futures market in India, in order to widen and deepen participation by all stake holders.

Research Reports

Education and Training
In order to spread awareness about the commodity futures market and educate different sections about this emerging segment of the market, NICR organizes and participates in various training programmes.


E-Learning Certification Courses

1) Online Examination At Your Location
  • Commodity Certification Course
  • Commodity Trader Certification Course
  • Technical Analysis for Agricultural Commodities
  • Options Certification (English/Hindi)

Sample Questions Commodity Courses

2) Online- Recorded Certification Courses
  • Introduction to Commodities Market
  • Introduction to Technical Analysis
  • Fundamental Analysis of Commodities
  • Agri Trading Strategies
  • Commodity Market Professional

Classroom Courses

3) Certification Program for Professionals (CPP)
  • Commodity Trader Certification

NCDEX Institute of Commodity Markets and Research