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Examinations are written twice yearly in May and October. All examination papers currently have a three-hour duration, although the Institute is investigating the possibility of introducing four-hour papers for select modules. Please continue to watch the Examinations Notice Board for updates in this regard.

The results symbols are explained below:

Marks Symbols Result
75% or more A Distinction
60% to 75% B Pass
50% to 59% C Pass
38% to 49% D Fail
25% to 37% E Fail
Less than 25% F Fail










Corporate Secretaryship and Corporate Governance are open book examinations.  The two remaining examinations are closed book.

For the open book examinations students are permitted to have with them at the examination venue:

Note: No handwritten comments, additional indexing, flagging of any sort or highlighting is permitted.

Please see Examination Procedures for critical information on examinations.