About CS Executive Course: 

  • For those students who are pursuing the course through CSEET Programme i.e. after passing CSEET level, this would be the second level course relating to the CS (Company Secretaries Course).
  • For those students who are taking up the course after their Graduation this is the primary/first level course.

CS Executive Eligibility Criteria:

As per the educational qualification criteria of CS executive, the following conditions are applicable to all the candidates:
  1. The candidate must have qualified for the CSEET exam to be eligible for the CS executive 2or
  2. The candidate must be eligible for the CS executive exemption category.

Exemptions from appearing in CS foundation program 

As per the CS executive eligibility criteria, the following are the exemptions to the candidates, who can directly register in the CS executive program, without appearing in the CSEET program. The exemptions for the candidates are as below:
  1. To become eligible for the CS executive registration, the applicant must have qualified for the final examination of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICMAI) or
  2. The candidate must have qualified the final level of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), or
  3. The candidate must have qualified the final level of any other Accountancy Institutions in India or abroad, or
  4. The candidate must have completed graduation in any discipline other than Fine Arts, to become eligible for CS executive registration as per the eligibility criteria.
Subjects to be studied: List of New syllabus subjects and marks
Paper Subject Marks
Paper- 1 (subjective questions) Jurisprudence, Interpretation and General Laws (Module -I) Total 100 marks
Paper- 2 (subjective questions) Securities Laws and Capital Markets (Module – II) Total 100 marks
Paper- 3 (subjective questions) Company Law (Module- I) Total 100 marks
Paper- 4 (subjective questions) Economic, Business and Commercial Laws (Module- II) Total 100 marks
Paper- 5 (subjective questions) Setting up of Business Entities and Closure (Module- I) Total 100 marks
Paper- 6 (objective questions) Corporate and Management Accounting (Module- I) Total 100 marks
Paper- 7 (objective questions) Tax Laws (Module- I) Total 100 marks
Paper- 8 (objective questions) Financial and Strategic Management (Module- II) Total 100 marks

CS Executive Exam Pattern – Marking scheme

As per the marking scheme of CS executive level, the following conditions are followed:
  1. Both the objective and subjective paper will be of 100 marks each.
  2. There will be a negative marking of -0.25 mark for every wrong answer.
  3. The candidates will have to score a minimum of 40 marks in each subject to qualify for the exam.
  4. The aggregate total should be a minimum of 200 for each module to qualify the CS executive level.
  5. For both groups, the total should be 400 minimum to qualify the complete level.

CS Executive Exam Pattern: Mode and medium of Examination

The mode of the exam will be paper and pen-based i.e. offline. For objective questions, the candidates will be provided with the OMR sheets and for subjective papers, the candidates will be provided normal answer sheets of sixteen pages. The candidates will have the option to choose a language for subjective papers from Hindi and English, as per the CS executive exam pattern. For objective papers the questions will be asked only in the English language, there will be no option to choose the language of the exam question paper. The option to choose the language should be confirmed at the time of filling the CS executive examination form.  

CS Executive Exam Pattern: Duration & Pattern

The exam duration as per the CS Executive exam pattern will be of a total of three hours i.e. 180 minutes.  The exam paper pattern of CS executive will include both objective and subjective questions.

CS Executive Registration Necessary Documents:

  1. Signature of the candidate.
  2. Scanned identity proof of the candidates.
  3. Date of birth certificate.
  4. Result of CSEET
  5. Passport size photo of the candidate.
  6. Scanned category certificate.

CS Executive Registration Fee:

  1. Registration fees for CS Foundation qualified Students – 8500/-
  2. Registration fees For CPT or CA foundation qualified candidates of the ICAI & CMA Foundation qualified candidates of the ICAI-CMA – 13500
  3. For Commerce Graduates – 10,000
  4. For Non- Commerce Graduates – 11,000/-