The Institute of Corporate Secretaries of Pakistan 

The Institute of Corporate Secretaries of Pakistan


Policies, Syllabus, ID Card, Prospectus and all forms.

          Admission Policy and Procedure            Examination Form               ID Card
          Student Registration Form                      Exemption Form                  Prospectus
          List of Books                                          Membership Form               List of Members 



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    Q. What is CIS?

This is a Post Graduate Certificate Course and stands for “Corporate Institute of Secretaries”.

    Q. What is its duration?


3 semesters (approximately 2 years)


    Q. How many papers are there in the course?

There are total 13 papers in the course (course structure)

    Q. Who is eligible?

Minimum graduates from educational institutions recognized by the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan.

    Q. Is there any exemption available?

Yes, for details see Exemption Policy Chart OR send your marks sheet/transcript to the Institute e-mail address: to know the exact exemption available to you

    Q. Is exemption considered on partial qualification or work experience or
         position basis?


    Q. Does Institute conduct classes for studies?


Institute does not conduct classes. Preparation for examination is on self study basis.

    Q. How to get guidelines for self study?


Complete syllabus as well as an updated list of recommended books are available on our website. A set of 12 attempts of past question papers of each subject can be obtained from the Institute for guidance purposes on cost price.

    Q. When are examinations conducted?

In the 3rd week of January & July each year.

    Q. How can a student take examination if he is residing out of Karachi?


Examinations are held in Karachi, Lahore, Multan and Islamabad centers simultaneously. He will opt for the above centers, situated in his living city.

    Q. What is the total fee package?

  1. Without Exemption it is Rs. 1800/=
  2. With Exemption (See Detailed FeeStructure )

    Q. How can I join the ICSP?

Download Students registration form, attach the following and send it to our City Campus office Karachi:

A copy of your CNIC, your qualification transcripts / certificates copies, 8 recent photographs and a Cheque/DD/PO of Rs. 1800/- .

    Q. How many branches of the Institute are in other cities?


We don’t have any branch in other cities except office in Karachi.

    Q. Whom should I contact for registration?


Our City Campus “ 683 – C, Allama Iqbal Road, Off: Tariq Road, Block 2, PECHS, Karachi. Ph: 34394646 – 34394647”

    Q. What is the procedure for registration?

    Q. I am a busy person how to get myself registered?


Please follow these steps:

  1. Download the following, fill-in and sign them:
    Student Registration Form
    Exemption Form
    Examination Form
    I.D. Card form
  2. Attach the following documents:
    - A copy of your CNIC
    - 8 recent photographs (passport size)
    - All attested educational certificates/transcripts from graduation onward, SSC and HSC Certificates.
    - Bank Draft/Pay Order of prescribed fee/Original Online Deposit Slip
  3. Submit the above to Institute’s office, Karachi through Courier.

    Online Deposit Facility – (an easy way to deposit the Fee)
    -  You may deposit your fees in any branch of NIB Bank Ltd in Pakistan for credit in Institutes’ A/c. No. 0015-0189267) with Tariq Road, Karachi. However, you should send original deposit slip along with registration documents as a proof of payment.