Technical Consultancy Organizations

Technical Consultancy Organisations (TCOs) were created for facilitating technical consultancy for industrial projects. These organisations were established by the All India Financial Institutions (IDBI, ICICI, IFCI, etc) in collaboration the state level financial / development organisations and commercial banks. There are in all 18 state-level TCOs across India.

Over the years, the TCOs have transformed from being consultancy firm handling project reports, market surveys, etc. to multi-functional, multi-disciplinary organisations offering a wide range of services to the industrial and infrastructure sector. Some TCOs such as KITCO have diversified to offer consultancy services for implementation of projects under one roof from “Concept to Commissioning”.


Some of the activities of TCOs can be summed up as below:

  • Development of Industry Clusters
  • Conducting Industry Potential Surveys /Techno-Economic Viability (TEV) studies
  • Infrastructure Planning
  • Energy and Environment Research and Management
  • NPA Resolution
  • Vocational Training
  • Technology Facilitation / Preparation of Project Profiles
  • Conducting Entrepreneurship Development Programs
  • Carrying out Market Research for specific products
  • Offering Merchant Banking Services
  • Offering Consultancy for Export-oriented Enterprises


Click on the below links to access websites of major TCOs in India: