ICSI CS Exams are CSEET, CS Executive, and CS Final exams. First you appear in CSEET to become eligible for CS Executive program. Then you register for CS Executive program and complete it modules by clearing the CS Executive exams. After that you register for CS Professional program. Then you clear that by appearing in CS Professional exams.
ICSI CS Exams
All about ICSI CS Exams i.e. CSEET, CS Executive, and CS Final exams are as follows.
How to become a Company Secretary?
The steps to become Company Secretary in India are as follows.
The ICSI introduced the CS Executive Entrance Test (CSEET). With the introduction of CSEET from February 3, 2020, new registration to the Foundation Programme has ceased to exist, now CSEET is the only qualifying entrance test for registration to the CS Executive Programme. Its an online Computer-based Test comprising of MCQs, audio clips, video clips, and descriptive questions.
An aggregate of 50% and minimum 40% marks in each subject is the qualifying criteria for CSEET. The duration of CSEET is 135 minutes (120 Minutes for MCQ test and 15 minutes for Viva Voce).
There is no negative marking.
CSEET is held on a single day consisting of two parts:
Computer based test: 120 Minutes for (i) Business Communication (ii) Legal Aptitude & Logical Reasoning (iii) Economic and Business Environment & (iv) Current Affairs
Viva Voce-15 Minutes on “Presentation & Communication Skills”
Syllabus of CSEET is available on the website:
Way forward after Passing the CSEET
After passing CSEET, students have to undergo two further stages to pursue the Company Secretaries Course i.e. Executive Programme and Professional Programme.
A candidate who has passed the CSEET (result not older than one year) as well as Senior Secondary (10+2) Examinations may seek registration to Executive Programme.
Students who have passed/completed both modules of Executive examination are advised to seek registration to Professional Programme through online mode.
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