CSEET Classes in Thane

CS Executive Entrance Test (CSEET)

  • ICSI introduces CS Executive Entrance Test (CSEET) in place of Foundation Programme
  • Passing of CS Executive Entrance Test (CSEET) is mandatory for all candidates to register for CS Executive Programme, except a few exempted categories of candidates.
  • CS Executive Entrance Test (CSEET) shall be conducted on a single day as per the following :
  1. a) Computer Based Test of 120 Minutes consisting of four parts viz.

               (i) Business Communication;

              (ii) Legal Aptitude & Logical  Reasoning

             (iii) Economic and Business Environment &

             (iv) Current Affairs; and

  1. b) Viva Voce of 15 Minutes on “Presentation and Communication Skills”.

CSEET Fees Structure

Total Fees

Rs 25,000/-

Instalment Facility Available

Lump-Sum Payment

Rs 22,500/-

10% Discount

Eligibility Criteria for CSEET,

  • A candidate passed / appearing in the Senior Secondary (10+2) Examination or equivalent thereto is eligible to appear in the CSEET.
  • All Graduates/ Post Graduates who were hitherto eligible for registration directly to CS Executive Programme, are also required to pass the CSEET to become eligible for registration to Executive Programme.

Exemptions from appearing CSEET

  • Candidates who have passed CS Foundation Programme are exempted from CSEET without any payment of exemption fee.
  • Candidates who have passed the Final Examination of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and/or The Institute of Cost

        Accountants of India (ICMAI) are exempted from CSEET and shall pay

        Rs 5,000 (Rupees Five Thousand Only) towards exemption fee at the

        time of Registration to CS Executive Programme.

CSEET Syllabus & Duration

Computer Based Test (CBT)

  • Test of 120 Minutes duration will be conducted at designated Test Centres. It will be a Computer Based Test (CBT) conducted in MCQ pattern as per the following details:

S. No.


No. of Questions



Business Communication




Legal Aptitude and Logical Reasoning




Economic and Business Environment




Current Affairs







Viva Voce

  • The Presentation and Communication Skills (Viva Voce) of 15 Minutes for 30 Marks will be conducted simultaneously with or immediately after the MCQ based CBT through online mode using artificial intelligence (AI) or through recoded videos at the designated Test Centres

CSEET Passing Criteria

  • Candidates shall be declared ‘PASS’ in CSEET on securing 40% marks in each paper and 50% marks in the aggregate.
  • The final score will be computed by adding the marks secured by candidates in both the Tests (CBT and Viva-Voce) out of a total of 200 marks.

CSEET Registration Dates ,Exam Dates & Result Dates

The CSEET will be held on quarterly basis as per the indicative schedule given below:

Month of


Period During

which candidates can register for


Date of CSEET

Last Date

for Declaration

of Results

Cut-off date of

registration in CS

Executive Program


16th December

to 15th April

Saturday/ Sunday in 2nd/3rd Week of May

By 4th Week

of May

31st May (for appearing

in both modules of Executive Program in

December session in same year)


16th April to

15th June

Saturday/ Sunday in 2nd/3rd Week of July

By 4th Week

of July

31st July (for appearing

in single module of Executive Program in

December session in same year)


16th June to 15th


Saturday/ Sunday in 2nd/3rd Week

of November

By 4th Week

of November

30th November (for appearing in both modules of Executive

Program in June session

in next year)


16th October to

15th December

Saturday/ Sunday in 2nd/3rd Week

of January

By 4th Week

of January

31st January (for

appearing in single

module of Executive

Program in June session

in same year)

CSEET Registration Fees

The Registration Fees for appearing in CSEET is Rs 1,000/- (Rupees One Thousand Only) per student per appearance. The concession in fee shall be applicable to various categories of students as per details given below:



(as percentage of Registration Fee applicable)



Physically Handicapped


Wards and Widows of Martyrs and Defence Service

Personnel with Permanent Disability


Serving / Retired Personnel of Defence Services and

Paramilitary Forces


ICSI Staff and Wards / Spouse of ICSI Staff


ICLS Officers/ Officers & Staff of MCA and affiliated

offices (NCLT, SFIO and CCI)


Students from North Eastern States, Andaman &

Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep & Himachal Pradesh


Students from the Union Territories of Jammu &

Kashmir and Ladakh


CSEET Allocation of Marks/Duration/No of Questions


Number of MCQs

(Paper wise)

Maximum Marks





50 Marks

(15 MCQs x 2 Marks each)

(20 MCQs x 1 Mark each)

120 minutes

Legal Aptitude

and Logical



50 Marks

(15 MCQs x 2 Marks each)

(20 MCQs x 1 Mark each)

Economic and




50 Marks

(15 MCQs x 2 Marks each)

(20 MCQs x 1 Mark each)

Current Affairs


20 Marks

(5 MCQs x 2 Marks each)

(10 MCQs x 1 Mark each)


120 MCQs

170 Marks

120 minutes

Presentation and Communication Skills (Viva Voce)


Number of


30 Marks

15 minutes

  • There will be no negative marking in the CSEET.
  • Candidates are expected to be conversant with the amendments/changes in the CSEET subject contents up to one month preceding the date of Examination.

CSEET Registration Process & Documentation

The steps for registration for CSEET are as under:

Step 1 : In order to Register for “CSEET”, type www.icsi.edu in any

              recommended browser (IE 9, Mozilla 38.0 & above, Chrome

              39.0), then click on “Online Services”

Step 2 : Click on the link

               https://smash.icsi.in/Scripts/CSEET/Instructions_CSEET.aspx for

               registration for CSEET.

Step 3 : Fill Basic Details

Step 4 : Fill Qualification Details

Step 5 : Fee Details

Step 6 : Upload Mandatory Documents*

Step 7 : Preview Application

               Click on “Confirm Application” button after previewing

Step 8 : Payment Mode Selection

Step 9 : Transaction Id Generation. Note transaction Id for future


On successful payment, candidate will be registered in CSEET and same will be intimated through email/SMS on registered email id/mobile number. Candidate can appear for the CSEET as per the schedule sent through email/SMS.

*Mandatory document to be uploaded by the students at the time of registration for CSEET:

  • Photograph of the candidate (size 20kb to 50kb)
  • Signature of the candidate (size 10kb to 20kb)
  • DOB Certificate (10th pass certificate)
  • Admit Card/ Hall Ticket for 10+2 Examinations (if appearing) or 10+2 Pass Certificate/
  • Mark Sheet
  • Category Certificate (for availing Fee Concession)
  • Identity proof (Aadhar card/passport/voter ID /pan card/driving license/ration card)
  • All the files to be uploaded while registering for CSEET should be present in one of the formats viz. jpg, jpeg, png, gif, bmp, pdf.
  • The maximum allowed file size is 2 MB.