NISM-Series-XII: Securities Markets Foundation Certification Examination w.e.f January 12, 2017.

This examination is a voluntary examination.

The NISM-Series-XII: Securities Markets Foundation Certification Examination is for entry level professionals, who wish to make a career in the securities markets. This certification examination will also be useful to all those individuals who are interested in acquiring a basic knowledge of the Indian Securities markets, including:

The purpose of this exam is to impart basic knowledge of the Indian securities markets to the participants and related rules and regulations.

Examination Objective

On successful completion of the examination the candidate should:

 Assessment Structure

The examination consists of 100 questions of 1 mark each and should be completed in 2 hours. The passing score for the examination is 60%. There shall be no negative marking.

 Test Details

Name of Module: NISM-Series-XII: Securities Markets Foundation Certification Examination

Fees (Rs.)

Test Duration (in minutes)

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Pass Marks (%)

Certificate # Validity (in years)

1770+

120

100

100

60

3

+: Inclusive of Service tax. Payment Gateway Charges extra.

# Passing Certificate will be issued only to those candidates who have furnished/ updated their Income Tax Permanent Account Number (PAN) in their registration details.