CS Foundation Exam Form 2020 (Started) - Dates. Eligibility, Fees
CS Foundation Exam Form 2020- ICSI has opened the CS Foundation 2020 exam form window. Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has issued the exam form of CS Foundation for December 2020 session on July 26 and students can fill their CS Foundation exam form 2020 till September 25 without late fee. Those who missed the last date to fill the CS Foundation exam form 2020 can submit the same with late fee of Rs 250 till October 9. The last date for CS Foundation registration for December 2020 session was March 31, 2020. As the dates are fixed, there is rarely a scope for change in these dates. Candidates will be required to upload certain documents while submitting the CS Foundation application form 2020. CS Foundation 2020 for December Session will be held on December 26 and 27, 2020. CS Foundation Exam Form 2020 for December session has been released on July 26. Refer to the article for more information on steps to fill CS Foundation 2020 exam form, payable application fee and other ICSI Exam 2020 corresponding formalities.
Latest: ICSI has released the CS Foundation Admit Card for December 2020 session. CS Foundation 2020 Dates for December session released.
CS Foundation Exam Form 2020 (December) Dates
ICSI authorities have dates fixed for all the respective events that take place for programmes under Company Secretaryship. Candidates have to strictly abide by CS Foundation important dates as the schedule is rarely changed by the authorities. The table below provides dates related with CS Foundation exam form 2020:
CS Foundation Exam Form Date December 2020
Release of CS Foundation Exam Form
July 26, 2020
CS Foundation Exam Form last date for December 2020 (without late fee)
September 25, 2020
CS Foundation Exam Form last date December 2020
October 9, 2020
Commencement of CS Foundation Exams December 2020
December 26 & 27, 2020
CS Foundation 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates who are eligible can fill and submit the CS Foundation Exam Form 2020 for December 2020 session. Refer to the CS Foundation Eligibility Criteria 2020 as provided below:
CS Foundation Eligibility Criteria
Passed class 10+2 or equivalent examination
Registered with ICSI under CS Foundation programme before September 30, 2019
Provisional Registration Confirmed
Candidates who were provisionally registered into the course while being enrolled into class 10+2/ equivalent exam should have positively submitted proofs of having passed the 10+2 exam
There is as such no age bar for candidates appearing in CS Foundation exam
How to fill the CS Foundation Exam Form 2020?
Candidates aspiring for December 2020 session have to follow the steps below for filling the ICSI CS Foundation 2020 Application Form:
Visit the official new student portal on the official website of ICSI at smash.icsi.in.
Enter your user name and password.
Now click on Module -> Enrollment -> Enrollment Request.
Select the option of ‘Examination Enrollment Request’ and then click on the “Add Enrollment Request”.
The candidate will be required to fill in details like Country, State, Medium of exam, etc. Now click on next.
After verifying the enrollment details, click on the button “Confirm Application”
Now choose the mode of payment and click on ‘Proceed’ and make payment accordingly.
CS Foundation Exam Form 2020 Fees (December Session)
Candidates have to wrap up the CS Foundation exam form successfully by paying the requisite examination fees. The table below provides the amount payable by candidates:
CS Foundation Exam Application Fee
CS Foundation Application Fees
Amount payable for CS Foundation Application Form with late fee
CS Foundation Registration 2020
Candidates have to be registered with the Institute of Company Secretaries of India in order to pursue the course of CS through Foundation programme. The CS Foundation registration is open throughout the year. Candidates only need to make sure to get done with CS Foundation registration before stipulated date of each session. For June 2021, the CS Foundation registration last date is September 30, 2020 and that for December 2021 is March 31, 2021. Candidates have to upload certain information during the process and pay the requisite registration fee as well. Only successfully registered candidates are eligible to appear for the exams and thus, fill CS Foundation Exam Form 2020 for the same.
CS Foundation Exam centres 2020
ICSI releases a list of exam centres where candidates can appear for the session that follows. As the exams are conducted online, the CS Foundation exam centres are also conducted accordingly. As compared to other centres, the CS Foundation exam centres are conducted at the maximum cities. There are almost ** Indian and one overseas exam centre as well, i.e. Dubai.
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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CS Foundation Exam Form 2020 (Started) - Dates. Eligibility, Fees
Question: When should I fill the CS Foundation exam form once released?
A candidate should fill the CS Foundation application form soon after release because once the last date goes, candidates have to pay extra amount in the name of late fee.
Question: When are the CS Foundation exam forms generally released?
ICSI usually releases the CS Foundation exam application form for a session after the declaration of CS Foundation result for the previous session.
Question: How much fee has to be paid for submitting CS Foundation exam form?
The candidate has to pay Rs 1200 as application fee for CS Foundation exam form.
Question: Is it mandatory to register with ICSI before submitting CS Foundation exam form?
Yes, candidates will not be able to fill and submit the CS Foundation exam form 2020 unless they register with ICSI under the programme.
Question: Can I fill the CS Foundation exam form if my class 12 result is yet to be announced?
No, candidates have to first confirm their provisional registration by submitting the passing certificates/ proofs.
Question: Can I submit the CS Foundation exam form June 2020 offline?
No, candidates have to submit the CS Foundation application form 2020 in online mode only as otherwise is not acceptable.