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ICSI : New Syllabus Introduced For CS Foundation Programme

The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has introduced a new syllabus for CS Foundation Programme. The Company Secretaries (CS) Foundation programme consists of four papers viz., Business Environment and Entrepreneurship; Business Management, Ethics and Communication, Business Economics, Fundamentals of Accounting and Auditing.


The new syllabus of Foundation Programme has come into effect from 1st February, 2012. The examination as per new syllabus is going to held from December 2012 session of CS examinations.

As per new syllabus, Optical Marks Recognition (OMR) based examination (Objective type multiple choice questions) would be conducted for Foundation Programme. The students can now appear in the examination on the basis of self study. The requirement of Coaching Completion Certificate has been discontinued for Foundation Programme Students.

Admission to CS Foundation Programme :

ICSI Foundation Programme which is of eight months duration can be pursued by 10+2 pass or equivalent students of Arts, Science or Commerce stream (Excluding Fine Arts).

Student can register online at the official website of ICSI i.e and make payment through online payment gateway /Debit Card/Credit Card.

Visit below for E-Learning portal of ICSI

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