Facts, Syllabus & Pattern
How to apply
Results and Cut-off
How to Prepare for CS Foundation
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Part A: Business Environment
Part B: Business Laws
Part A: Business Management
Part B: Business Ethics
Part C: Business Communication
Part D: Entrepreneurship
Part A: Economics
Part B: Elementary Statistics
Part A: Fundamentals of Accounting
Part B: Fundamentals of Auditing
The Institute has taken a decision to discontinue the OMR based examination and has started the Computer Based Examination (CBE) since June 2014.
You will still continue to be assessed through multiple choice questions (MCQs). You will be given 4 options, of which one will be correct. There is no negative marking for the wrong answer.
Here is the marking scheme of Computer Based Examination:-
Admission fees: Rs. 1500
Education fees: Rs. 3000
Admission fees: Rs. 750
Education fees: Rs. 1500
Physically Handicapped Students
Admission fees only: Rs. 1500
Check out the dates for the Computer-Based Examination:
Business Environment and Law
Business Management, Ethics and Entrepreneurship
9th June 2018
Batch 1 from 9:30 am to 11 am
Batch 2 from 12 pm to 1:30 pm
Batch 3 from 2:30pm to 4 pm
Batch 4 from 5 pm to 6:30 pm
Fundamentals of Accounting and Auditing
10th June 2018
Solving sample papers and previous year papers is not only advisable, but also important if you want to stay ahead of the stiff competition in CS Foundation 2018. Solving sample papers will help you prepare for the expected paper and its pattern while also assisting you in learning efficient time management. You can also assess your own performance by practicing sample papers and judge your level of preparations for CS Foundation 2018.
Practising previous years’ CS Foundation papers is important, as it helps you simulate the real exam. Toppr provides you with a complete set of all question banks from previous years which you can practice to sharpen your skills.
Q.1: How do I register for the Company Secretaryship Course?
A: For the registration process, please log onto the official ICSI website, then select “online services” (at the top of the homepage on right-hand side) and proceed.
Q.2: Can a student give the CS Foundation examination from home?
A: No. The computer-based exam needs to be given in a secure testing environment at the specified examination centre. An authorized proctor needs to be present to launch and monitor the examination process.
Q.3: What is the last date of registration for the Foundation Program?
A: Admissions are open throughout the year. But, there are certain pre-decided cut-off dates for the CS Examinations that are conducted in June and December every year. These are the cut-off dates: 31st March for appearing in the December exam of the same year and 30th September for appearing in the June exam of the next year.
Q.4: Is there a negative marking system for a wrong answers?
A: No. The CS Foundation exam does not have any negative marking for a wrong answer.
Q.5: What is the medium of questions in the Computer Based Examination?
A: Questions are given in both English and Hindi language. But for subjects Business Management, Ethics and Communication subject, questions are provided only in English.