The Company Secretary (CS) is a professional course which is conducted by The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). A company secretary is the eyes and ears of the Board of Directors of any company, ensuring the organization always remains on the right side of the law.

The main function of a CS is to act as the mediator between the law, the company and the Board of Directors.

The career prospects of Company Secretaries are widening from experts in legal advice to various fields like administration, management, planning and general running of the company.