1. How do I apply for a particular course?
You may visit our head office at Cottage No. 9, Basement (Back Side Entry), West Patel Nagar, New Delhi – 110008 and contact numbers of the same are mentioned on the top of our website i.e. Further, you can contact us by clicking the "Contact us" Tab on website, where you will be given guidance by our advisors. In addition to this, you can also apply online by registering yourself using “Register” tab on our website.
2.What is the duration for completion of a subject?
The classes for a particular subject will get over within 4 – 4.5 months from the date of commencement of class.
3.Is any modern technology used while teaching?
Yes, we teach through digital pad and the result of which is reflected on projector for better clarity to students. Further, we have also installed advanced sound system with noise resistant quality for voice clarity.
4.When will I get the books/ notes of a subject? Do I have to make payment for notes also? From where I get my study material?
The charges of books/ notes are included in fees. On payments of fee for a subject, you will get a book of that particular subject. The same will be available at the reception at our office.
5.How can I recover in case I have missed any lecture due to genuine reasons?
Students can get the back-up class on justified grounds either in the next batch or through recorded classes, if possible.
6.Where are faculty available for doubts and clarification?
Faculty are available at the head office after the scheduled class for doubt clarification.
7.Will Ca Arun Setia (CAS) provide any help after completion of scheduled batch?
Students can visit the academy and meet the respective faculty for any doubts and clarification. In addition, a revisionary class may also take place in special circumstances.
8.Will HPA CLASSES provide any Sample Papers or organise any Test?
We organise MOCK Test during the batches and also after completion of course or after the completion of scheduled batch.
9.Will HPA provide any help if I am not able to clear my exams?
We organise amendment classes. Further, We also allow the student to repeat the coaching on discounted fee.
10. I am an outstation student and I can’t take physical classes. What should I do?
In order to bridge the gap between HPA & CS students, we provide virtual classes for CS course on Hard Disk Model. Student can take the recorded class at any of our Centre in their city. Kindly visit our website and find the details of the HPA centre of your city. For further details, you may contact the respective centre.
11.How will I come to know if any of my scheduled lectures get cancelled?
You will receive an SMS for this and/ or you will get a call from our reception.
1.Why Virtual Classes?
Today all the students from CS fraternity from different cities in various States are not able to reach us, so in order to bridge the gap between Ca Arun Setia - SKC, (now Ca Arun Setia - CAS), and CS Students, we have started Virtual Classes. The motive is to provide the facility to the students to learn from best faculty, directly through this initiative of Virtual Classes, without being deprived of the comforts of their hometowns.
2.What are Virtual Classes? Are they equivalent to Face-to-Face/ Physical Classes?
Virtual Classes is the replica of actual classes at remote location. Virtual Classes offer exceptionally convenient mechanism and provide ease of teaching & studying. A virtual classroom is an online learning environment. The environment can be web-based and accessed through a portal or software-based and require a downloadable executables. We, at HPA have launched our Virtual Classes exclusively for Company Secretary (CS) Course on Hard Disk Model. Yes, these are just like Face-to-face/ Physical Classes whereby you can see and hear the recorded lectures of teaching faculty.
3.Does HPA provide Classes for all subjects of CS at all the 3 levels ?
Yes. We have commenced CS Foundation, CS Executive & CS Professional programmes. The details regarding subjects, faculty, day, timings and fee are available at our website
4.How do I apply for a particular course?
You can visit our centre in your city and enrol/ register yourself for the particular programme. The list of HPA centres is available on our website or you can contact us by clicking the "Contact Us" Tab on our website, where you will be given guidance by our advisors. In addition to this, you can also apply online by registering yourself using “Register” tab on our website.
5.When will I get the books/ notes of a subject? Do I have to make payment for notes also?
The charges of books/ notes are included in fees. On payments of full amount of fee for a subject, you will get a book of that subject.
6.How will I get information about any change in Schedule of Classes?
You will be regularly updated through SMS and/or calls from the Centre on issues relating to change in schedule of any classes.
7.How will students ask query from the faculty?
Students can get their query resolved through chat box facility available on our website.
8. Will you provide any backup class if I miss a class?
You have to ask your respective centre for arranging the backup class. The Centre-Incharge will arrange the same for you, as per your and their convenience.
1. I want to register as a student for Company Secretaryship Course, where do I start?
Students can apply for registration through online services of institute at the link given below :- https://www.icsi.in/student/Students/StudentRegistration.aspx
2.What is the last date of registration in foundation programme and eligibility criteria for the same?
Foundation Programme which is of eight months duration can be pursued by 10+2 pass students, without any minimum percentage of marks in 10+2 exams. To apply for admission to the foundation Programme a student is required to apply in the prescribed form. A student may take provisional admission in Foundation Programme latest by 31st March of a year, even before declaration of 10+2 results, in order to be eligible to appear in the December exam of the same year. Otherwise, admissions take place throughout the year.
3.What is an Eligibility criterion for direct admission to Executive Programme or who is eligible for exemption from passing the Foundation Programme Examination?
A student fulfilling any of the following criteria is eligible to join Executive Programme directly: (a) Graduates in any stream excluding Fine Arts; or (b) Candidates who have passed the Foundation Examination; or (c) Candidates who have cleared in CPT Exam from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).
4. I am appearing in final year exam of Graduation. Can I apply for Direct Registration Executive Programme?
A student awaiting the Final Year results of the Bachelor’s Degree Examinations may apply for provisional registration in Executive Programme by submitting the scanned copy of his/her Admit Card (Hall Ticket) of Final Year Bachelor’s Degree examinations apart from the Passed Mark Sheets of the remaining two years. Such students are required to regularize their provisional registration by submitting scanned copy of his/her passed mark sheet of Final year Bachelor’s Degree Examinations within six months from the date of his/her registration to Executive Programme. Failure to submit the passed mark sheet/ certificate of Final Year Degree Examinations & Degree Certificate within the prescribed time of six months shall result in cancellation of the Executive Programme registration and forfeiture of the registration fee without any further notice to the concerned student. It will be the responsibility of the students to submit the desired certificates within the stipulated time to avoid complications at a later stage. Students who fail to regularize the registration are NOT eligible for appearing in the CS Examinations.
5.What is the Last date of registration in Executive and Professional Programme?
Cut off dates for CS Executive & Professional Programme is 28th February for appearing in all modules and 31st May for appearing in single module in December Exams of the same year or, 31st August for appearing in all modules and 30th November for appearing in single module in June Examination of the next year. Otherwise, admissions take place throughout the year.
6.I have registered online. When would I get my study material?
Students who have registered online need to upload their documents at Manage account option at their respective account. After that their documents are verified at the Institute’s end. In case application is complete in all respects, the same is approved and students get study material within 10-12 day after approval of his /her application.
7.What is the procedure for getting refund of excess payments during online registration process?
After successful payment, a formal acknowledgement/receipt will be generated by the system. In case of multiple payments, you may write to the Directorate of Student Services, Noida for processing the refund of excess amount received by the Institute.