Eligibility for Registration in CA
Students those who have completed class 12, ‘A’ level Course, PCL can take a registration in CA course. There is also provision of ‘’provisional registration’’ under ICAI to get registered under CA Course after appearing in intermediate level examination. However any student who have completed their graduation in any discipline has been exempted from CPT, they will be directly registered in IPCC.
A student who has passed class 10th examination may register with the board of studies of ICAI. Student must register for CPT at least 60 days prior to the examination. The student can however appear for the CPA examination only after appearing 10+2 examination. However any student who have completed their graduation in any discipline are exempted from CPT, they can directly register themselves in IPCC.
Duration and level of CA course
|Common Proficiency Test (CPT)||6 Months|
|Integrated Professional Competence Course (IPCC)||9 Months|
|CA Final Course (With Articleship Training)||3 Years|
Examination and Passing Criteria
The examination of CPT is generally being conducted on month of June and December of every year. CPT candidates shall be declared to have passed the test if he/she obtains at one sitting a minimum of 30% marks in each subject and a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of all the subjects, subject to the principle of negative marking. For IPCC and CA final students is declared pass if he /she secures a minimum of 50% in aggregate and 40% in each subject.
Subects of CA Course
|CPT- 6 Months|
|Paper||Subject Name||Full Marks|
|Paper 1||Fundamentals of Accounting & Mercantile Law||60 + 40 = 100|
|Paper 2||General Economics & Quantitative Aptitude||50 + 50 = 100|