THE INSTITUTE OF COMPANY SECRETARIES OF INDIA (ICSI) - SECRETARIAL EXECUTIVE CERTIFICATE

Regulation 28A & 28B under Chapter-IVA of the Company Secretaries Regulations, 1982 provides for Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive Certificate.

OBJECTIVE

To impart recognition to the students who qualified Executive Program and to create employment opportunities for them and thus creating semi-qualified professionals to serve the Practising Company Secretaries and the Corporates.  

ELIGIBILITY

A student who has:-

(i) passed the Executive Programme;

(ii) completed Executive Development Programme or any other equivalent programme as determined by the Council and such Practical Training as is prescribed under these regulations or exempted therefrom; and

(iii) made an application in such manner and mode alongwith such fee as may be determined by the Council

PROCEDURE

An eligible student may apply for award of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive Certificate by submitting an application in specified format (available on the website of the Institute www.icsi.edu) along with supporting documents (copies of marksheets of passing Executive Programme, EDP completion certificate and practical training completion certificate or exemption letter as the case may be) and after making payment of one time registration fee of Rs. 2000 (two thousand only) and an annual fee of Rs.1000 (one thousand only), either in cash (at ICSI HQ, Lodhi Road or ICSI Noida office) or by way of Demand Draft in favour of ‘The Institute of Company Secretaries of India’ payable at Delhi.

STATUS OF HOLDER OF INSTITUTE OF COMPANY SECRETARIES OF INDIA (ICSI) - SECRETARIAL EXECUTIVE CERTIFICATE

(i) A student having awarded the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive Certificate shall be entitled to use the description “Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive”.

(ii) The grant of Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive Certificate shall neither confer on such Secretarial Executive any right of a member, nor entitle him to claim membership of the Institute.

VALIDITY OF CERTIFICATE

The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive Certificate is valid for a period of one calendar year from the date of issue and is renewable on completion of four Professional Development Credit Hours on annual basis and payment of annual renewal fee of Rs.1000. The certificate will be renewed for a maximum period of two years only.

OTHER DETAILS

(i) The ‘Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive’ will be eligible to receive the ‘Chartered Secretary’ journal.

(ii) A ‘Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive’ may continue to pursue the regular Company Secretaryship course.

(iii) A student after having awarded the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive Certificate shall secure four Professional Development Credit Hours for renewal of Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) - Secretarial Executive Certificate.

For queries, please write to member@icsi.edu or contact on phone number 0120-4082135.