Chartered Secretary

About CS

  • CS is course offered by ICSI to those who wants to pursue a career in Corporate Law
  • The CS Program Certification has three different Levels

Benefits of CS

  • Most recognized designation and expert for corporate law professionals
  • Company Secretaries are renowned as connoisseur in field of Corporate Law, Forex Laws, Intellectual Property Law, Labour Laws, Industrial Law, Economic Law, welfare Legislations and many more by clients, recruiters and employers
  • CS gets the opportunity to work directly with the Top level Management of any organization.

Stages to become a Company Secretary:

The student who would like to join the Course after 10+2 pass or equivalent has to undergo three stages to pursue the Company Secretaries Course i.e.

  • Foundation Programme     -   8 months
  • Executive Programme         -    1 year
  • Professional Programme   -    1 year

The Student who would like to join the Course after passing the Graduation has to undergo two stages of the Company Secretaryship i.e. 

  • Executive Programme        -    1 year
  • Professional Programme  -    1 year

Passing Criteria:

50% in aggregate and 40 in each subject. Otherwise the whole stage is to be reappeared.

Stage Wise Subjects:

Foundation Programme -

  • Fundamental of Accounting and Auditing
  • Business Economics
  • Business Management Ethics & Communication
  • Business Environment &Entrepreneurship

Executive Programme  -

Module I

  • Company Law
  • Tax Laws and Practice
  • Economic and Commercial Law
  • Cost & Management Accounting

Module II

  • Company Accounts and Audit Practices
  • Capital Market & Securities Law
  • Industrial Labour & General Laws

Final Programme –

Module I

  • Company Secretarial Practice
  • Drafting, Appearances and Pleadings

Module II

  • Financial, Treasury and Forex Management
  • Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency

Module III

  • Strategic Management, Alliances and International Trade
  • Advanced Tax Laws and Practice

Module IV

  • Due Diligence and Corporate Compliance Management
  • Governance, Business Ethics and Sustainability


15 months’ Compulsory training with a Company or a Practising Company Secretary, which can be done after clearing CS Executive or CS Professional.

Thus, total time required to complete CS is 5 years approx provided all the exams gets cleared in 1st attempt.

Duration (duration of completion of course at Adhaarshila):

  • Foundation Programme    -   3-4 months*
  • Executive Programme        -    5-6 months*
  • Professional Programme  -    5-6 months*

*Thrice a week – 3-4 hours on each day or Weekend – 6-7 hours on both days

Course Highlights:

  • Core trainers assigned as faculties for respective subjects
  • Mid Term tests on completion of every subject
  • Analytical Discussions on Core areas
  • Critical analysis on current concerned issues
  • Full focus on case studies
  • Multiple Tests on chapter basis and Full Length Masters Tests on completion of course based on CS Exam Format


About AEH Faculty

The EduFin, Adhaarshila Education Hub believes in quality and structured training pattern. We therefore have well qualified, experienced and motivated faculties. All Faculties are CFA or equivalent.