CS Foundation Programme
Candidates who have passed Senior Secondary (10+2) examination of a Board/University constituted by law in India or any examination recognized by the Central Government as equivalent thereto are eligible.
Exemption From Foundation Examination
A Degree or master's degree in Corporate Secretaryship or Commerce Pass in the Final examination of the Institute of Cost and Works Accounts of India(ICWAI) or the Institute of Chartered Accountants(ICAI) of India or any other Accountancy Institution in India or abroad recognized as equivalent thereto by the Council:
Or A degree or master's degree in any discipline other than Fine Arts.
CS Foundation Registration:-
31st March for appearing in December Examination in the same year.
30th September for appearing in June Examination in the next year.
Registration Fee:- CS Foundation Programme – Rs.4500/-
Examination Fee :- Foundation Programme -Rs. 1200/-.
Examination Date:- Examination is conducted twice a year in June & December
Last date for submission of application for appearing in the examination:
• 25th March (with late fee of Rs. 250/- till 9th April)
• 25th September (with late fee of Rs. 250/- till 10th October)
Medium of Examination
The Institute allows facility to students to appear in examination in English as well as in Hindi. (Except Business Communication subject of Foundation Program)
CS Foundation Programme [4 papers]
• Business Environment & Entrepreneurship (100 Marks)
• Business Management, Ethics and Communication (100 Marks)
• Business Economics (100 Marks)
• Fundamentals of Accounting and Auditing (100 Marks)
A candidate is declared to have passed the Foundation, if he/she secures at one sitting a minimum of 40% marks in each paper and 50% marks in the aggregate of all subjects.