ICSI Introduces New Syllabus for CS Foundation Programme


Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has launched a new syllabus for CS Foundation Programme today, at New Delhi. The 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 will be effective from  1st February, 2012; the examination under this new syllabus will be held from December 2012 session of CS examinations.

Under the new syllabus, Optical Marks Recognition (OMR) based examination (Objective type multiple choice questions) would be conducted for Foundation Programme. The students are eligible to 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).

Important dates for CS Foundation Programme

December 2012 Examination 31 March 2012
June 2013 Examination 30 September 2012

Student can register online at our website www.icsi.in by making payment through online payment gateway /Debit Card/Credit Card.

In order to facilitate students, e-learning portal is available for the Company Secretary Foundation Programme. Students through out the country including rural and semi-urban areas as well as from other countries can avail this 24×7 hours on-line study facility as the portal has global reach.

Under e-learning, students can have continuous access to studies and guidance of faculties on-line.  The e-learning module will enable the students to have access to learning and faculty support at any time as per their convenience.

Visit below for E-Learning portal of ICSI


Source: Press Information Bureau

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