Company Secretaryship

Company Secretary is a professional course administered by The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). For the past several years there has been a tremendous growth in the demand for Company Secretaries for the following reasons:
  • Companies with a paid-up share capital of Rs. 5 crore or more are legally obliged to appoint a whole-time Company Secretary who must be a member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
  • Every Company having a paid-up Share Capital of Rs.10 Lakhs or more but less than Rs.5 Crores is required to engage the services of a Company Secretary in whole time Practice for issue of Compliance Certificate.
  • All Companies seeking listing on Stock Exchange are required to appoint a whole time Company Secretary.
  • The Companies Bill, 2012 has opened tremendous avenues for both practicing Company Secretaries, as well as those in employment.    ... Read more...

Steps to Become a Company Secretary

Exam Resources (Previous Attempts' Papers)

Paper Name

Executive Programme

General and Commercial Laws
Co. Accounts, Cost and Mgt. Accounting
Company Law
Tax Laws
Economic and Labor Laws
Securities Laws and Compliances

Professional Programme

Company Secretarial Practice
Jun Dec
Drafting, Appearances and Pleading
Jun Dec
Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency
Jun Dec
Financial, Treasury and Forex Management
Jun Dec
Strategic Mgt, Alliances and International Trade    
Jun Dec
Advanced Tax Laws and Practice
Jun Dec
Due Diligence and Corp. Compliance Management
Jun Dec
Governance, Business Ethics and Sustainability
Jun Dec

June 2013 Old Syllabus
Executive Programme
Professional Programme

Examination Time Table
To view the Examination Time Table for the June 2014 session, click here.

To view the results of the December 2013 session exams, click here.