Foundation program Details

Name of Entrance Exam

Company Secretary Foundation Programme

About Exam

Company Secretary Foundation Syllabus contains 4 subjects. CS Foundation Syllabus Subjects are Business Environment & Entrepreneurship, Business Management, Ethics and Communication, Business Economics and Fundamentals of Accounting and Auditing. Foundation Course for Company Secretary (CS) is an eight months duration course which is the first level study on the path of becoming a Company Secretary. The course provided by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (I.C.S.I) is a mixture of postal tuition and optional coaching classes. Study material is provided to the student at the time of admission. The CS Foundation Course covers the study of subjects and topics such as legal aspects of taxation, labor laws, corporate law, accounting, auditing or financial analysis etc. It is beneficial in getting a suitable position in the company.


A candidate shall be declared to have passed in the Foundation Programme examination if he/she obtains at one sitting a minimum of forty per cent marks in each subject and fifty per cent marks in the aggregate of all subjects.

40% marks in each subject


50% marks in the aggregate of all subjects

Exam pattern and syllabus

There will be four papers containing 50 questions each.

For each correct answer, candidate will be awarded 2 marks.


Maximum marks to be scored in each paper is 100.

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