Exam Conducting Body:Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI)
CS Pre Exam Test 2023: Application Form, Exam Dates, Syllabus
Updated On - February 16 2023 by Akriti Maurya
ICSI CSEET 2023 registrations will begin soon for July session. Candidates can register for the CSEET July Session till June 15, 2023. This exam is also known as the Institute of Company Secretaries of India Pre Examination Test 2023 which will be conducted by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India(ICSI) for enrolling the candidates in the Executive & Professional program for CS course. This exam is held twice a year. It is important for the candidates to clear the pre-examination test to join the Executive Programme and Professional Programme. ICSI decided to merge a batch of June sessions with the December sessions.
The first session in June and the second session in December in online mode. The candidates willing to appear in this exam for CS PreFoundation must go through the complete article to get more details about CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Counselling, etc.
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Exam Status
To Be Notified
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Important Dates
Candidates can check the application form dates of CS Pre Exam 2023 through below given table:
Exam Schedule for ICSI CSEET 2023 (Tentative)
Dates (January Session)
Dates (May Session)
CSEET 2023 Registration Opens
Last date of CSEET registration
CSEET admit card 2023
CSEET Examination 2023
08-Jan-2023 (Remote proctored mode)
Candidates can check the examination date through the above table and can start preparing for the exam accordingly.
Candidates can get the application form from the ICSI official website.
The last date to apply for application form is April 2023.
Applicants have to register themselves using ICSI smash portal.
Candidates have to register for the session they are applying for through the official website.
After successful registration, candidates have to log in using their registration number and date of birth.
After entering the details candidate has to submit the information.
Now candidates need to select the Applied Year, Course, Syllabus, Session Name, Request status, etc.
An application form will appear on the screen.
Candidates need to fill the application form with all the required details.
Application form should be filled very carefully.
After submitting the application form, the candidate needs to pay the application fee.
Candidates need to upload all the required documents in the application form.
Candidates are requested to take out the print of application form for future correspondence.
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Application Fee
Mode of Payment: Application fee can be paid through both online and offline mode.Candidate has to pay a sum of Rs.1000/- as application fee. The candidates who submit the form after the last date will have to pay an application fee of Rs. 250/- as an additional fee.
For Online Mode
Firstly, the candidate has to select the mode of payment as an online mode.
After that candidate will proceed to payment gateway page.
Payment can be done the details of any of the following options:
After successful payment, a receipt for the same will be generated
For Offline Mode(through challan)
Candidate has to select the mode of payment as offline mode.
The applicant can pay the application fee by cash through Canara Bank Challan.
After successful payment, candidate will get a receipt from the bank as proof of payment.
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Eligibility Criteria
Below are some eligibility criteria for ICSI Exam Test 2023 the candidate must check before applying for the exam:
Candidate must have passed Senior Secondary (10+2) Examination any of the stream i.e Science, Commerce, Arts.
Candidate must have done schooling from any recognized board.
ICSI Admit card will be available on the official website of ICSI.
Candidates can download the admit card online.
Admit card/hall ticket will contain details like candidate's name, exam date, and venue, etc.
If any correction is found on the admit card, the applicant must immediately contact the helpline.
Candidate must take the printout of the ICSI to admit card and will have to bring it on the examination day.
Applicants without admit card will not be permitted to give the exam.
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Exam Centres
The Institute’s examinations are currently held at more than 100 examination centres in India. For a list of the examination center candidate may visit the official website at the time of examination.
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Exam Pattern
Candidates can check the exam pattern of the CS Pre Exam Test of 2023 through given exam pattern
ICSI 2023 Exam pattern
Mode of Exam
Medium of exam
English and Hindi
No of papers
3 hours( 180 minutes)
No. of questions
50 per paper
Type of questions
2 marks for each correct answer
No negative marking
Candidates can go through the exam pattern briefly and start preparing for the exam accordingly
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Syllabus
Candidates can check the syllabus of ICSI Pre-exam 2023 through given below details:
MODULE 1 (3 Papers)
GOVERNANCE, RISK MANAGEMENT, COMPLIANCES AND ETHIC
ADVANCED TAX LAWS
DRAFTING, PLEADINGS AND APPEARANCES
MODULE 2 (3 Papers)
RESOLUTION OF CORPORATE DISPUTES
MODULE 3 (3 Papers) CORPORATE FUNDING & LISTINGS IN STOCK EXCHANGES MULTIDISCIPLINARY CASE STUDIES
ELECTIVES 1 OUT OF BELOW 8 SUBJECTS (THE EXAMINATION FOR THIS PAPER WILL BE OPEN BOOK EXAMINATION) 9.1. BANKING LAW AND PRACTICE 9.2. INSURANCE LAW AND PRACTICE 9.3. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS– LAWS AND PRACTICES 9.4. FORENSIC AUDIT 9.5. DIRECT TAX LAW & PRACTICE 9.6 LABOUR LAWS & PRACTICE 9.7 VALUATIONS & BUSINESS MODELLING 9.8 INSOLVENCY – LAW AND PRACTICE
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Preparation Tips
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Preparation Tips are posted below which can be useful for all the candidates appearing for ICSE 2020 Examination:
Applicants must go through the examination syllabus before they start preparing for it.
Candidates must look up for practice sets and previous years.
Applicants must follow proper sleep schedules as it helps to focus and concentrate.
Having some sort of recreational activity is a must as it eases out the stress after studying for long hours.
Before the aspirants start preparing for any examination, always set a goal on when to finish particular topics/subjects.
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Result
ICSE pre-exam result 2023 of June session for Professional and the Executive programme will be announced after the commencement of exam. ICSE Pre Exam 2023 Result would be prepared separately for different category candidates and they will be offered admission based on their merit of rank list.
The result will be declared on the official website.
Candidates have to visit on the ICSI login portal.
Candidates can check the scorecard and marks obtained through the result.
The result along with the individual candidate’s subject-wise break-up of marks will be made available.
Marks Statement will be uploaded on the website of the institute which can be downloaded by the candidates for their reference and records.
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Highlights
Candidates can check the highlights of ICSE 2023 exam through below given details:
Enrolling the candidates in the programme of CS course
About Institute of Company Secretaries of India(ICSI)
The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) is the only recognized professional body in India to develop and regulate the profession of Company Secretaries in India. It is a premier national professional body set up under an act of Parliament, the Company Secretaries Act, 1980. ICSI functions under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. The Institute provides top-quality education to the students of Company Secretaries (CS) Course and best quality set standards to CS Members. At present, there are more than 50,000 members and about 4,00,000 students on the roll of ICSI.
CS PRE EXAM TEST Important Dates
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Form Date
30 Mar - 14 Apr 2023 (Tentative)
CS Pre Exam Test 2023 Exam Date
14 Jun 2023 (Tentative)
Institute of Company Secretaries of India Pre Examination Test Exam Pattern
Question Paper Type :
Multiple Choice Questions
NOTE:0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer
Frequently Asked Questions
Ques 1: What will be the qualifying marks for each subject?
Ques 2: I have successfully completed the Pre-Examination Test before seeking enrolment to previous session of Examinations. Will it be valid for future sessions if I fail in the main examinations?
Ques 3: Can I complete the Pre-Examination Test after enrolling and appearing in the main examinations?
Ques 4: I would like to cancel my registration due to personal reasons. Shall I be refunded the Pre-Exam
Test Fee if my registration is cancelled after the stipulated period?
Form Start Date:
30 Mar 2023
Form End Date:
14 Apr 2023
The last date to submit the form was on 14 Apr 2023