ICSI Registration – Aspirants of CS Foundation, Executive, and Professional program have to first register with Board of Studies (BoS). After that, they can process further. ICSI registration can only be done online, from smash.icsi.in or the link on this page. ICSI CS registration remains open throughout the year and the exam for each course is conducted twice a year, in June and December. Check more information on CS registration for Foundation, Executive and Professional programme from this page.
Latest: In view of the problems faced due to outbreak of Covid-19, the last date to submit online examination form for June session has been extended. Check the revised dates from the schedule table.
ICSI CS Registration
Candidates should register with the Board of Studies on browsers like IE 9, Mozilla 38.0 & above, Chrome 39.0. Check the ICSI CS 2020-2021 cut off dates from the table below.
|Particulars of Cut-off Dates||Scheduled Cut-off Date|
|Declaration of results of Dec 2019 exam||25 Feb 2020|
|Acceptance of Applications for Admission to Executive / Professional Programmes (for appearing in all modules in Dec 2020 Examination)||29 Feb 2020|
|Receipt of Examination Enrollment application (for appearing in June 2020 Examination)|
05 Apr 2020
|Acceptance of Applications for Admission to Foundation Programme (for appearing in Dec 2020 Examination)||31 Mar 2020|
|Receipt of Enrollment application for appearing in June 2020 Examination (with late fee)|
15 Apr 2020
|Applying for Paper-wise Exemption on the basis of qualification for June 2020 Examination.|
|Applying for Registration De Novo / Extension of registration (for June 2020 Examination)|
|Acceptance of Applications for Admission to Executive/ Professional Programme (for appearing in Anyone module in Dec 2020 Examination)||31 May 2020|
|Declaration of Results of June 2020 Examination||25 Aug 2020|
|Acceptance of Applications for Admission to Executive/ Professional Programme (for appearing in All modules in June 2021 Examination)||31 Aug 2020|
|Receipt of Examination EnrollmentApplication for appearing in Dec, 2020 Examination||25 Sep 2020|
|Acceptance of Applications for Admission to Foundation Programme (for appearing in June 2021 Examination)||30 Sep 2020|
|Receipt of Examination Enrollment application for appearing in Dec 2020 Examination (with late fee)||10 Oct 2020|
|Applying for Paper-wise Exemption on the basis of Qualification for Dec 2020 Examination.||10 Oct 2020|
|Applying for Registration De Novo / Extension of registration (for Dec 2020 Examination)||10 Oct 2020|
|Acceptance of Applications for Admission to Executive/ Professional Programme (for appearing in Anyone module in June 2021 Examination)||30 Nov 2020|
- Click here to register for CS Foundation / Executive programme.
- Click here to register for CS Professional course.
Login: Click here to log in for CS Foundation / Executive / Professional programme.
ICSI CS Registration Fee
To successfully register with BoS, candidates need to pay the following amount of the registration fee from the table below.
|CS courses||Registration fee|
Mode of payment: Candidates need to pay the above given amount of the registration fee by either of the following modes:
- Credit card
- Debit card
- Net banking
Note: Along with the payment of registration fee fo Professional programme, you need to remit Rs. 1000/- towards Pre-exam test.
How to Register for CS Foundation / Executive Programme?
To register wth the BoS for CS Foundation / Executive exam, then you may follow the steps as provided below.
Step 1: Click on the direct link on this page for CS Foundation / Executive registration.
Step 2: Once you open the registration window, tick on the checkboxes for the documents required for the registration and then click on the ‘proceed to registration’ button.
Step 3: In the next screen, you need to fill in details like your basic information, address details etc in the registration form.
Step 4: After you submit the registration details, in the next screen, you will get a Unique request ID. Note it down as it will be required for all future logins.
Step 5: Click on the ‘next’ button and then enter your educational qualification details.
Step 6: After this, you need to check the registration fee and provide the source of information.
Step 7: Once this, you can proceed to upload the necessary images.
Step 8: Preview the completed application form to enusre that the details provided in it is correct. Then, click on the ‘confirm application’ button after previewing it.
Step 9: Lastly, select the mode of payment and pay the required amount of the registration fee. After which in the next screen, a transaction id is generated.
Step 10: Note down the transaction id and on successful payment of the registration fee you are registered for CS Foundation / Executive programme.
How to Register for CS Professional Programme?
The executive pass students are eligible to register for CS Professional porgramme. The system allows only the executive pass students to register for the next course. To register for CS Professional you may follow the step-by-step instructions as provided below.
Step 1: Click on the direct link on this page to register for CS professional.
Step 2: Candidates need to log in using the details provided by them during executive programme. Enter username and password, then click on the ‘submit’ button.
Step 3: After you have logged in you need to navigate to link by using Module->Student Services -> Professional Registration request.
Step 4: In the next screen, you can view the syllabus in which you wish to get enrolled.
Step 5: After this, you need to select optional subject from the drop-down menu.
Step 6: Furthermore, you can also opt for CSJ subscription by clicking on the checkbox against CSJ label and then click on the ‘proceed to payment’ button.
Step 7: On successfully payment, a receipt is generated. It is advised to take a print out of it for future reference.
Step 8: After you have paid the registration fee, you can then log in to download the id card and registration letter.
Documents Required for ICSI CS Registration
For registration for CS programme, it is advised to the candidates to keep the following listed documents with themselves:
- Scanned image of the candidate’s photo and signature
- Class 10th certificate
- Class 10th marksheet
- Class 12th pass certificate
- Category certificate, if applicable
- Adhar card / passport / voter ID / pan card / driving license / ration card)
Image Specification for ICSI CS Registration
At the time of registration for CS programme, candidates need to upload the scanned image of thei photo, signature, etc. The images are to be uploaded as per the specification and format provided in the table below.
|images to upload||File size|
|Photo||20kb to 50kb|
|Signature||10kb to 20kb|
Note: All the image are to be uploaded as per the format – jpg, jpeg, png, gif, bmp,pdf and the maximum file size is 2 MBs.
Edit Details in CS Registration Form
ICSI has notified that the while filling up online registration form and uploading images, if a candidate has made a mistake, they have a required amount of fee. It is to be noted that the candidates need to pay the fee for editing the following details:
|Details to edit||Fee to edit|
|Change of Name||Rs. 200|
|Change in Photograph||Rs. 100|
|Change in Signature||Rs. 100|
How to Update Details in CS Professional Registration?
In case if a candidate wants to edit / update details like email id, mobile number, etc. they may follow the instructions as below.
How to update email id & mobile number?
Step 1: Click on the login link provided on this page to update the details.
Step 2: After you log in to your account, you need to click on the ‘profile’ tab and then click on the ‘change communication details’ link.
Step 3: Next, you can update the details and then click on the ‘save’ button.
How to update address details?
Step 1: Click on the login link provided on this page and then enter your username and password generated after the registration.
Step 2: After logging in, follow the same instruction as provided above but click on the ‘change address’ link.
Step 3: Update the address information and then click on the ‘update’ button.
The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) was set up under an act of Parliament, the Company Secretaries Act, 1980. It is the only recognized professional body in India to regulate the profession of Company Secretaries in India. At present, there are about 50,000 members and about 4,00,000 students on the roll of ICSI. Its headquarter is located in New Delhi and has its regional office located at New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai and 70 Chapters across India.
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