CS Professional  Overview

CS Professional Subjects are Business Environment & Entrepreneurship, Business Management, Ethics and Communication, Business Economics and Fundamentals of Accounting and Auditing. 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.

  • An in-house legal expert; a compliance officer of the Company.
  • An expert in corporate laws, securities laws & capital market and corporate governance
  • Chief advisor to the board of directors on best practices in corporate  governance
  • Responsible for all regulatory compliances of company
  • Corporate planner and strategic manager

The initial duration of foundation program is 8 months. It means after registration to Foundation Programme student can give exams only after the time gap of 8 months excluding the months of admission and the examination.

  • Certificate of the Company’s Secretary: Public Debt Offerings 
  • Certificate of the Company’s Secretary: Public Equity Offerings 
  • Omnibus Secretary’s Certificate: Lending 
  • Secretary’s Certificate: Lending.
  • Secretary’s Certificate: Mergers & Acquisitions.

CS Professional Course Syllabus 

MODULE – 1

ADVANCED COMPANY LAW AND PRACTICE

  • Company Formation and Conversion
  • Procedure for Alteration of Memorandum and Articles
  • Procedure for Issue of Securities
  • Procedure relating to Membership, Transfer, and Transmission
  • Directors and Managerial Personnel – Obtaining DIN
  • Meetings
  • Auditors
  • Distribution of Profit – Ascertainment of Distributable Profits and Declaration of Dividend; Payment of Dividend
  • Procedure relating to Charges
  • Procedure relating to Inter-Corporate Loans, Investments, Guarantees, and Security
  • Preparation & Presentation of Reports
  • Striking off Names of Companies
  • Recent Trends and Developments in Company Law
  • Trusts and Non-Profit Organisation

SECRETARIAL AUDIT, COMPLIANCE MANAGEMENT, AND DUE DILIGENCE

  • Secretarial Standards
  • Secretarial Audit
  • Checklist for Secretarial Audit

Part B: Due Diligence and Compliance Management 

  • Due Diligence – An Overview
  • Issue of Securities
  • Depository Receipts Due Diligence
  • Merger & Acquisition (M&A) Due Diligence
  • Competition Law Due Diligence
  • Legal Due Diligence
  • Due Diligence for Banks
  • Environmental Due Diligence
  • Search and Status Reports
  • Compliance Management

CORPORATE RESTRUCTURING, VALUATION, AND INSOLVENCY

  • Introduction and Concepts
  • Merger and Amalgamation
  • Corporate De merger and Reverse Merger
  • Takeover
  • Funding of Merger and Takeover
  • Financial Restructuring
  • Post Merger Reorganization
  • Case Studies

PART B – Valuation 

  • Introduction
  • Valuation Techniques
  • Regulatory and Taxation Aspects
  • Valuations for Different Strategies

PART C – Insolvency 

  • Introduction
  • Revival, Rehabilitation, and Restructuring of Sick Companies
  • Secularization and Debt Recovery
  • Winding Up
  • Cross Border Insolvency

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND SYSTEMS AUDIT

  • Information Technology Law
  • Information Systems
  • Computer Hardware – An Overview
  • Computer Software – An Overview
  • Database Management – Data Base Concepts – Data Structure
  • Programming – An overview
  • The Internet and Other Technologies
  • Management Information Systems – An Overview
  • Enterprise Resource Management
  • E-Governance in India
  • Systems Audit – An Overview

FINANCIAL, TREASURY AND FOREX MANAGEMENT

Economic Framework

  • Nature and Scope of Financial Management
  • Capital Budgeting
  • Capital Structure
  • Cost of Capital
  • Financial Services
  • Project Finance
  • Dividend Policy
  • Working Capital
  • Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
  • Derivatives and Commodity Exchanges- An Overview
  • Treasury Management
  • Forex Management
  • Practical Problems and Case Studies

ETHICS, GOVERNANCE, AND SUSTAINABILITY

  • Introduction
  • Ethical Principles in Business
  • Conceptual Framework of Corporate Governance
  • Board Effectiveness – Issues and Challenges
  • Board Committees
  • Legislative Framework of Corporate Governance in India
  • Legislative Framework of Corporate Governance – An International Perspective
  • Risk Management and Internal Control
  • Corporate Governance and Shareholder Rights
  • Corporate Governance and Other Stakeholders
  • Corporate Governance Forums

Part B: Sustainability (30 Marks)

  • Sustainability
  • Corporate Sustainability Reporting Frameworks
  • Legal Framework, Conventions, Treaties on Environmental and Social Aspects
  • Principle of Absolute Liability – Case Studies
  • Contemporary Developments – Integrated Reporting

 

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