ICSI CS Executive Registration Details
ICSI CS Executive Registration Details

ICSI CS Executive Programme Registration Details

CS executive registration details

CS Executive Programme is the second stage in the Company secretary course and the eligibility for CS executive registration for the candidates who wish to get enrolled for CS Executive programme are as follows:

Candidate has cleared Senior Secondary Examination (10+2 system) conducted by an examining body constituted by law in India or an examination recognized by the Central Government or State Government or equivalent thereto for the purposes of admission to Bachelor’s degree course;


Candidate has passed Company Secretary Executive Entrance Test (CSEET) conducted by the Institute. The date of result of CSEET should not be older than one year prior to the date of such registration. However exemptions are provided to CS Foundation pass candidates, Final Examination passed candidates of The Institute of Chartered Accountant of India/The Cost Accountant of India from undergoing CSEET.

As per old regulations the graduates were allowed for direct CS executive registration after graduation but with the new regulations “Graduates / Post Graduates, who were hitherto eligible to seek registration directly to Executive Programme, will also have to qualify the CSEET to become eligible for registration to Executive Programme”.

CS executive registration after bcom, Arts, Science, and Commerce Post Graduates (excluding Fine Arts) as well as CS executive registration after CPT are allowed but the candidates are required to qualify the CSEET to become eligible for registration to Executive Programme.

Also the concept of Provisional Registration to Executive Programme stands discontinued.

Students registered under Syllabus 2017 (including those switched over to Syllabus 2017 from earlier syllabus) and onwards shall be required to successfully complete Pre- Examination Test before seeking enrollment to CS Executive Programme.

CS executive registration validity

The registration to the regular stage of CS Course that consist of Executive and professional programme is valid for Five years.

CS executive registration fees

With the introduction of new regulations published on 3rd February, 2020, there has been revision on the fee structure of CS executive Programme which goes as mentioned:

CS Executive Program Fees payable by the  students who  have passed  
Particulars CS Executive Entrance
CS Foundation
Final Course of ICAI (The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India) Final Course of
ICMAI (The Institute
of Cost Accountants
of India)
Registration fee 2000 2000 2000 2000
Education Fee 6500 6500 6500 6500
CSEET Exemption Fee Nil  Nil 5000 5000
Pre_ Exam Test Fee 1000 1000 1000 1000
One Day Orientation Prog. 600 600 600 600
Chartered Secretary Journal Subscription (Optional) for one year 500 500 500 500
Total 10600 10600 15600 15600


However concessions in fees for registration to executive programme are provided to following category of candidates:


Concession (as percentage of Registration Fee applicable)

SC/ST 50%
Physically Handicapped Only Registration Fee is to be paid. (at present “Registration Fee” for Executive Programme is Rs.2000/-
ICLS Officers and Officials Ministry of Corporate Affairs 100%
Wards and widows of martyrs of Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Indian Navy and all para military forces 100%
Personnel of Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Indian Navy and all para military forces with permanent disability as a result of participating in act of war and other missions 100%
Service/ Retired personnel of Indian Army, Indian Air Force, Indian Navy and all para military forces 50%


CS executive registration dates

The cut off dates for CS executive programme registration is as under:
 31st May (for appearing in both modules of Executive Program in December session in same year)
 31st July (for appearing in single module of Executive Program in December session in same year)
 30th November (for appearing in both modules of Executive Program in June session in next year)
 31st January (for appearing in single module of Executive Program in June session in same year)

With regard to registrations for December, 2020 Examinations, the CS executive registration important dates has been announced. The Cut- off- Date for registration in Executive programme is 31st May, 2020 for appearing in both the modules in December, 2020.

Procedure for CS executive registration
CS executive registration form is available throughout the year. A candidate can register online at ICSI site on https://smash.icsi.in/. The procedure for the same is as under:

Step 1: In order to Register for “Executive Programme”, type www.icsi.edu in any recommended browser (IE 9, Mozilla 38.0 & above, Chrome 39.0), then click on “Online Services”. Now, click on link “Foundation/Executive Registration”
Step 2: Click on student Registration and after selecting the necessary documents list i.e. CS executive registration documents click on proceed to registration

Step 3: Fill Basic Detail, Select “New Registration” for first time user
Step 4: Unique Id Generation; please note it and use in case of unsuccessful payment to pay again
Step 5: Fill Qualification Detail
Step 6: Fee Detail & Source of Information
Step 7: Upload Mandatory Documents
Step 8: Preview Application
Step 9: Payment Mode Selection
Step 10: Transaction Id Generation. Note transaction Id for future reference

On Successful Payment, a student will be registered in Executive Programme and same will be intimated through email/sms on registered email id/mobile number. Thereafter documents would be verified by the Institute. After verification, the application shall be approved by the Institute in case a student fulfills the eligibility criteria.
CS executive registration documents required

The lists of documents required for registration of CS Executive programme at ICSI are asunder:
 Photograph of the candidate
 Signature of the candidate
 DOB Certificate (10th pass certificate)
 Qualification Certificate (12th Mark sheet or Certificate /ICAI/ICMAI Final PassCertificate)
 Category certificate (Other than general)
 Identity proof (Aadhaar Card/Passport/Voter ID /Pan Card/Driving License/RationCard)

CS executive exam registration

The Receipt of CS executive Examination Enrollment application (for appearing in June, 2020 Examination) is 25.03.2020 and the students can enroll for examinations at https://smash.icsi.in and follow the important instructions available on https://smash.icsi.in/Documents/User-Manual-for-Enrollment.pdf

Compulsory switchover from Executive Programme (Old Syllabus) to Executive Programme(New  yllabus)

It has been notified by ICSI that last examination under Executive Programme (Old Syllabus) shall be held during June, 2020 Session. From December, 2020 Session onwards, all students under Executive Programme (Old Syllabus) shall be compulsorily required to switchover to Executive Programme (New