100% Fee Waiver Scheme by ICSI: The Institute of Company Secretaries of India has aligned with the initiatives of the Government of India, to bring development in the Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. ICSI has launched a special Fee waiver Scheme for the students of Jammu & Kashmir (UT) and Ladakh (UT) to achieve a growth process in which people from different walks of life can participate and benefit.
In the recent meeting, the Council of the ICSI has accorded approval for providing 100% fee waiver for students belonging to Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh for registration to CS Foundation and CS Executive Programme. The 100% Fee Waiver Scheme by ICSI for the Students of JK and Ladakh will be effective from 1st September 2019 will help the students of these areas in fulfilling their aspirations and dreams to work in key managerial positions.
Shri Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, Member of Parliament (LS), Ladakh (UT) has launched this scheme and appreciated the efforts of the Institute, and said, “This initiative will immensely contribute towards bringing the students of Ladakh to the mainstream”.
CS Ranjeet Pandey, President, ICSI Informed about the Scheme and said, “In an attempt to make professional education easily accessible, the ICSI has announced 100% concession in registration Fees for Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh students intending to pursue CS Foundation/CS Executive Programme. We are hopeful that this initiative shall open doors of education and opportunity for the youth of the nation”.
Students belonging to Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh who have cleared the 10+2 or equivalent or Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent shall be eligible for fee waiver while registering for CS Foundation Programme and CS Executive Programme respectively.
ICSI has also requested to Shri Namgyal to facilitate setting up of ICSI Study Centre at the University of Ladakh as the need for an infrastructural base to connect with the students.
Furthermore, ICSI intends to associate with the University of Ladakh to award “ICSI Signature Award” to the topper in the Bachelor’s Degree Examinations in Commerce. The ICSI Signature Award is comprising of a Gold Medal and a Certificate and the same is awarded to the Topper in the Convocation Ceremony/Annual function of the University. Besides, the top three students of the B.Com. Examinations are eligible for a full waiver of fee payable at the time of registration to Executive Programme stage of Company Secretaryship Course.
It is expected that the above initiatives will not only play a significant role in promoting excellence but will also empower the youth of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh and bring them to the mainstream by nurturing their brilliance.
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(Info. Source: ICSI PR)