About the ICSI


The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) is a premier professional body, established under an act of Parliament (The Company Secretaries Act, 1980), to regulate and develop the profession of Company Secretaries. 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.

Headquartered in New Delhi, the ICSI has a nationwide presence with four Regional Offices in New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata and Mumbai, 72 Chapter Offices spread all across the country and Centre for Corporate Governance, Research and Training (CCGRT) in Mumbai, Hyderabad and Kolkata. The Institute also has six overseas centres at Australia, Canada, Singapore, UAE, UK and USA. With over 72,000 members and around 200,000 students, the ICSI has the largest membership and student base of Company Secretaries in the world.

As an inclusive body on the global governance map, the ICSI has been taking various initiatives for the growth and development of the profession. ICSI has been contributing to the initiatives of Government of India that have potential to excel the social-economic growth of India.