CS Professional Registration 2020 (December Session)- Dates, Fees, Procedure
CS Professional Registration 2020- The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) keeps the registration for CS Professional open throughout the year. Eligible candidates can start the ICSI CS Professional 2020 registration for December 2020 from September 25, 2020. Candidates must complete the ICSI CS Professional registration before the last date. ICSI announces the registration dates for all events in advance. Hence, those who wanted to appear in all modules of CS Professional 2020 in the December 2020 session must check the CS Professional eligibility. While those who want to appear in any one of the modules in December 2020 can proceed with CS Professional registration 2020 before September 25 and pay the requisite registration fee. It may be noted that registration is a must with a mandatory gap of 6 or 9 months (as the case may be) from CS Professional exams. The article below contains information covering all aspects of CS Professional 2020 registration to be referred by all those thinking of registering under the CS Professional programme.
Latest: ICSI has released the CS Professional Admit Card 2020 for December session. Also, check out the complete CS Professional Syllabus 2020.
CS Professional Registration 2020 Dates for December Session
|Start of Registration for CS Professional Programme (for appearing in June 2021 Exam)||August 31, 2020|
|Receipt of Exam Enrollment Form for appearing in December 2020 Exam||September 25, 2020|
|Receipt of Exam Enrollment Form for appearing in December 2020 Exam (with late fee)||October 10, 2020|
|Applying for Paper-wise Exemption on the basis of Qualification for December 2020 Exam||October 10, 2020|
|Applying for Registration De Novo / Extension of registration (December 2020 Exam)||October 10, 2020|
|Acceptance of Applications for Admission to Executive/ Professional Programme (for appearing in Anyone module in June 2021 Examination)||November 10, 2020|
CS Professional Eligibility Criteria 2020
ICSI has specified the eligibility for candidates before proceeding with CS Professional registration. A candidate should have passed both the modules of CS Professional, i.e. at least 40% marks in individual subjects and more than 50% overall aggregate. A candidate complying with this eligibility criteria is free to get enrolled into CS Professional programme.
Steps of CS Professional Registration 2020
Candidates need to follow a series of steps as provided below for CS Professional registration:
Visit the smash portal of ICSI at smash.icsi.in and login using your username and password.
Now click on Module>Student Services>Professional Registration Request.
Select the ‘view syllabus’ link and verify the syllabus you’re willing to get enrolled into.
Now select the optional subjects as per your choice.
Now proceed for payment of CS Professional registration fees.
Candidates may download the payment receipt for future reference.
Now login again and download the letter of CS Professional registration 2020 or the identity card as well as shown in the image below.
Documents required for CS Professional Registration 2020
Candidates who are willing to register into CS Professional programme are not required to upload a list of scanned copies of documents. All one has to upload is the CS Executive marksheet/ Statement of Marks for both the modules which is a proof of passing CS Executive. The same is required to ensure that the candidate is eligible to proceed with ICSI CS Professional registration 2020.
CS Professional 2020 Registration Fees
The Institute of Company Secretaries has stated the amount of CS Professional which is fixed. While there are some sort of concessional provisions as well, it depends upon the category which a candidate falls in. Concessions are provided for candidates of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh, SC/ST, physically handicapped, etc. Given below is the registration fee in general:
CS Professional Registration Fees
Amount (In Rs)
Pre-Examination Test Fee (For students enrolled under new syllabus or converted from old syllabus)
Click here to check CS Professional registration fees in detail.
CS Professional Exam Form 2020
Candidates who are done with ICSI CS Professional registration have to undergo at least 9 months of gap (in case of all modules) or 6 months of gap (in case of any one of the modules) for being eligible to appear in the exams. Candidates have to fill in the CS Professional Exam Form before deadline so as to appear in the upcoming exam session. ICSI declares the cutoff dates in advance for exam sessions, which usually don’t bring much change as compared to the previous trends. Thus, its advisable to be updates with these dates and proceed with the formalities accordingly.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CS Professional Registration 2020 (December Session)- Dates, Fees, Procedure
Question: Can I download the ICSI CS Professional registration form and then submit the hard copy of the same?
No, the CS Professional registration form is not available in downloadable mode. Candidates have fill the same and pay the requisite fee online only.
Question: How can I change the CS Professional module?
A candidate has to login and click on ‘Examination enrollment’ and then ‘Change of module’. Enter the examination enrollment request ID and select desired examination module, then click on ‘Submit’.
Question: How many subjects are there in CS Professional?
There are 9 CS Professional subjects with paper 9 to be optional under both old and new syllabi.
Question: Is there any concession in CS Professional registration fees for physically handicapped students?
Physically handicapped students get a 25% concession of registration fee as applicable to students of general category.
Question: What is the validity period of Registration and what if the students are not able to complete the Professional Programme Stage within the validity period?
The ICSI CS Professional registration is valid for five years and such students have to seek Registration Denovo after the said period.