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Mumbai students bag top three ranks in CS foundation results

This time, girl candidates did better than the boys as their pass percentage was 63.39% as against 53.05% for the boys

education Updated: Jan 29, 2016 16:51 IST
Gauri Kohli
Gauri Kohli
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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The results of the Company Secretaries foundation programme examination were released by Arun Jaitley (second from left), union minister for corporate affairs, finance and I&B on January 27, 2016. (Handout image)

The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has declared the results of the CS (Company Secretaries) foundation programme, a computer-based examination held in 106 cities across the country on December 26 and 27, 2015.

Mumbai’s Atharva Abhijit Samant and Karishma Mahendra Madrecha have been declared joint toppers. The second and third rank have also been bagged by Sanika Sanjeev Barve and Sumedh Aniruddha Pawse, respectively. All of them are from Mumbai.

In addition to making the result available along with subject-wise break-up of marks on the institute’s website, the ICSI has extended the facility of downloading of e-result-cum-marks statement by the examinees.

In the December 2015 session, 59.26% of candidates passed the foundation programme examination. This time, girl candidates did better than the boys with a pass percentage of 63.39% against the boys’ 53.05% .

The next computer-based examination for the CS foundation programme will be held on June 4 and 5, 2016.

Read more: Meet Avani Mishra, all-India topper of Company Secretary exam

First Published: Jan 29, 2016 16:50 IST