Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme (CSQS)
The Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme (CSQS) is a unique professional qualification which equips those working within governance, risk and compliance, and the company secretarial sector, with the knowledge and skills for success in their role.
The CSQS is a post graduate level award that qualifies professionals in governance, strategic management and company secretarial practice. CSQS is one of the most broad-based qualifying schemes available, opening the door to a variety of different career paths for successful graduates and giving them chartered secretary status upon completion.
The qualification consists of 8 papers:
- Financial Reporting and Analysis
- Applied Business Law
- Corporate Governance OR Health Service Governance
- Corporate Law
- Financial Decision Making
- Strategy in Practice
- Corporate Secretarial Practice
- Chartered Secretaries Case Study
Each module consists of a final three hour written exam, plus 15 minutes reading time. The pass mark for each exam is 50%.
No formal entry requirements. Ideally students will have industry experience and / or a related degree in IFA Level 4 and 5.
Between 2 to 4 years (depending on whether 1 or 2 exams taken per sitting).
Exam fees £1,680
Registration fee £129
OneStudy fees £7200