UK NARIC has conducted an independent benchmarking study, evaluating the comparability of the ICSI Executive and Professional Programmes of the Company Secretaryship in the context of the UK and UAE education systems.
A detailed comparative analysis was conducted of learning outcomes, content depth and breadth and assessment to the RQF level descriptors and selected UK similarly focused qualifications. Quality assurance processes, including the measures for curriculum development and review, assessment development and administration, marking and standard setting, external recognition are examined and support the comparative analysis.
The following comparability recommendations to the UK education system can therefore be
Qualification title: ICSI Executive Programme, Country: India, Awarded by: Institute of Company Secretaries of India
Comparison:UK framework level: RQF Level 6, Comparable UK qualifications: Bachelor degree standard.
Qualification title: ICSI Professional Programme, Country: India,Awarded by:Institute of Company Secretaries of India Comparison:UK framework level: RQF Level 7, Comparable UK qualifications: Master’s degree standard.