The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) on Saturday has allowed one more attempt of CS Exams under 2012 Old Syllabus.
“The Institute has decided that the students of the Executive and Professional Programme (2012 old syllabus) shall be allowed one more attempt during the December, 2020 session of examinations.”, ICSI said in an announcement.
ICSI clarified that “Students of Executive and Professional Programme (2012 old syllabus) can take the examination during June 2020 session (exam re-scheduled to be held in August, 2020) and/or December 2020 session; Students who opt for carrying forward of examination fee of June 2020 session (exam re-scheduled to be held in August, 2020), an attempt in December 2020 session.”
“The additional attempt is being provided to old syllabus students in view of the difficulties being faced by them due to COVID-19 pandemic.”, ICSI further said.
All students (under old syllabus) may note taht they shall be compulsorily switched over to 2017 New syllabus from June,2021 session onwards.
“Those old syllabus students, who have already switched over to the new syllabus, will have to write an exam according to the new syllabus only.”, ICSI further said.