Significance of ICSI Course
An Integrated Company Secretaryship Course for 2014 session has been announced by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. The Companies Act, 2013 has enhanced the role of Company Secretaries in the Corporate Sector and catapulted them as Key Managerial Personnel. Ultimately, the company secretaries have started to feel an arduous responsibility.
ICSI functions under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. The Institute provides top-quality education to the students of Company Secretaries (CS) Course and best quality set standards to CS Members. On the roll of ICSI, there are more than 50,000 members and about 4, 00,000 students at present. The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) is the only recognized professional body in India to develop and regulate the profession of Company Secretaries in India. Under an act of Parliament, the Company Secretaries Act, 1980, It is a premier national professional body set up.
Across India, ICSI has its headquarters at New Delhi, four Regional Offices at New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai and 69 Chapters. ICSI has been contributing to the initiatives of Government of India that have potential to excel the social-economic growth of India.
In the light of above, and in order to build a niche cadre of professionals who can meet the challenges in an evolving business environment as Company Secretaries, ICSI-CCGRT announces a 3-year Integrated Company Secretaryship Course
Nature of the Course: Full Time, Non-residential
Duration of the Course: Three years including one year of training
Batch Size: 50 (Fifty)
Faculty: Mix of Academicians from reputed Institutions, Professionals and Industry Experts
Foundation Programme Pass of ICSI or Foundation Course Pass of ICoAI or Graduate with 50% Marks or-or CPT Pass of ICAI
Process involved in the selection
Online Entrance Examination: Two hours online entrance examination comprising of Reasoning, English and Numerical Aptitude. On the basis of scores of recognized tests, namely, CAT, XAT, NMAT, GMAT, SNAP, MH-CET, exemption from online entrance examination may be claimed.
Group Discussion and/or interview
Extra advantages for students: ICSI-CCGRT will facilitate the following for the students of this Course
- Registration and Enrollment with ICSI
- Educational Loans for the Course
- Placement assistance
- Hostel Assistance around CCGRT
Fees: Fees for this course is Rs 2,00,000/- per academic year for the first two years. Fees can be paid in half-yearly instalments
The above-mentioned fee is common for the first attempt and is inclusive of tuition and examination fee payable to ICSI and other fees payable to ICSI.
Bonus: CCGRT would facilitate internship required for Company Secretaryship Course. To provide training to the students of this course, leading Company Secretaries Firms, Law Firms, Merchant Bankers, Registrars, Underwriters, and Corporates would be invited.
Placement: Exclusive placement programmes for the students of this programme would be facilitated by CCGRT.