Qualifications

The Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme (CSQS) is the main qualification needed to achieve chartered status and become a full member of ICSA. You can also become chartered by completing an ICSA accredited university programme that awards the GradICSA status, as well as a postgraduate qualification.

We also offer a number of other qualifications to suit a variety of professional requirements at different levels.

International Finance and Administration Level 4

ICSA’s suite of Level 4 International Finance and Administration qualifications provide a broad overview of the international financial market and the opportunity to specialise in either accounting or investment. These qualifications contain the underpinning knowledge needed for a successful career in the international financial services sector.

Find out more about the IFA 4 qualification

International Finance and Administration Level 5

ICSA’s suite of Level 5 International Finance and Administration qualifications provide a comprehensive overview of the international finance and business market and the opportunity to specialise in fund administration, business management or financial reporting and governance. These qualifications contain the underpinning knowledge and skills needed for a successful career in the international financial services sector.

Find out more about the IFA 5 qualification

Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme (CSQS)

The Chartered Secretaries Qualifying Scheme (CSQS) is one of the most broad-based qualifying programmes, equipping successful graduates with a variety of career paths and awarding chartered status with post nominals upon successful completion.

Step up to the boardroom - Become a chartered company secretary

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