CS (COMPANY SECRETARY) SYLLABUS 2018
ICSI recently released a new syllabus for CS course and according to the new syllabus of CS introduced with effect from the 1st of April 2017 there are 4 papers in the CS foundation programme, 7 in CS Executive Programme and 8 papers in the CS professional programme.
In addition, the executive programme and professional programme has two modules each. The first module of Executive programme has 4 papers, while the second module has 3 papers. For Professional programme, the number of papers in the 1st module is 4 and the same number is applicable for 2nd module as well.
CS Foundation Syllabus:
The syllabus for CS Foundation for each of the four CS subjects in the programme is provided in the website https://www.icsi.edu/Webmodules/Notification_New%20Syllabus%20(2017)_FndProg.pdf
CS Executive Syllabus:
According to the new company secretary course syllabus, there are 7 papers as mentioned under the CS Executive Subjects section. The above –mentioned subjects in the CS Executive Programme comprise of different parts and they are listed below:
- Paper 1 – Company Law (100 Marks)
- Paper 2 - Cost and Management Accounting (100 Marks)
- Paper 3 – Economic and Commercial Laws (100 Marks)
- Part A – 70 Marks
- Part B - 30 Marks
- Paper 4 – Tax laws and practice (100 Marks)
- Paper 5 - Company Accounts and Auditing Practices (100 Marks)
- Paper 6 – Capital Markets and Securities Laws (100 Marks)
- Paper 7 – Industrial, Labour and General Laws (100 Marks)
For detailed CS Executive syllabus, candidates in their executive level course in CS can visit the official page of ICSI at https://www.icsi.edu/WebModules/Student/SYLLEBUS2013.pdf
CS Professional Syllabus:
There are totally 9 papers in the CS Professional programme. Of these 9, the 9th paper is an elective paper, where the candidates are provided with the option to choose their favourite among the 5 different options provided by the ICSI. Candidates can find detailed syllabus for the CS Professional programme at https://www.icsi.edu/WebModules/Student/SYLLEBUS2013.pdf.