C.A.(Chartered Accountancy)

Course Detail for C.A.(Chartered Accountancy)

Chartered Accountant : Nowadays, Many courses are available. But Chartered Accountant course always has a special role in the society. Chartered accountant is the only course by spending less money and getting a corporate career. ICAI is also called as Institute of Cost Accountants of India. ICAI is the institute of chartered accountants. Till now, nearly 9 lakhs of students had joined in ICAI institution for CA course. Nearly 1.5 lakhs of students had finished the CA course. From past 60 years, every year 3000 students are studying CA Course. Remaining 4.5 students are still studying the CA course as per the survey. Every year, 10 thousand students are joining in CA Course. Nowadays, girls are showing more interest to join in CA course. Approximately every year 1 lakh students are showing interest to study CA and applying for the CA. So, by the above lines, we can easily understand the demand of CA chartered accountant charter account course training is providing by the ICAI organization.

CA Course Eligibility

After passing the 10th class or any course equal to that which is recognized student can apply for Common Proficiency Course (cpc). After 10+2 qualifying student needs to qualify for CPT exam. After CPT IPCC, Article ship/ Training under a Practicing C.A will be for 3 years and CA Final is there. This is like four stage procedure.

Details About CA Course Eligibility Information

  • For CPT 10+2 qualification is needed.
  • Integrated Professional Competence Examination candidate has to qualify in cpt.
  • Graduate/post graduates in commerce with 55%, other graduates or post graduates with 60% can also apply.

Integrated Professional Competence Course Examination Eligibility

Students who are qualified in cpt, graduate/post graduates in commerce with 55%, other graduates or post graduates with 60% can apply. The candidate has to register 9 months before the exam. After that student has to complete 100 hours of Information Technology Training.

CA Course Requirements

Below is the procedure to become a chartered accountant. They are

  1. Common Proficiency Test
  2. Integrated Professional Competence Course
  3. Three years Article ship / Training under a Practicing Chartered Accountant
  4. CA Final

Below is the detailed and simply understandable explanation and procedure to become a ca.

CPT Registration Online:

After passing 10th everyone is searching for ca course information. Here Registration for cpt course is important. 60 days before the first day of the month in which exam takes place. This time is important for common proficiency test online registration.

Appear CPT Exam

A student can appear for chartered accountant course after 12th by registering and appearing for CPT. Student needs to wait at least 60 days after cpt registration. Students are eligible to appear the June/December exams if they registered before 1st April or 1st october.

IPCC Registration

Candidate can register for IPCC after passing 10+2 and CPT exam. They need to register before 9months to the first day of the month exam is held.

ITT and Orientation

Complete 100 hours of ITT. Orientation and Information Technology training is to be completed before article ship. These ITT and Orientation can be completed at any time before article ship.

Appear and Pass IPCC

You can appear both groups of IPCE or can appear Group 1 only and later appear group 2.

Chartered Accountant Article ship Registration

After passing IPCE Group 1 or both groups student can register for article ship with practicing chartered accountant for a period of 3 years.

Register for CA Final Course

Attend Chartered Accountancy Final examination during last six months of article ship and pass CA final exams of both groups.

Article ship and GMCS completion

Complete 3 years article ship and GMCS (15 days).

Enroll as a Member

After successfully enrolling you are the professional chartered accountant.

CA Course Syllabus

See the subjects and their marks below.

CPT Subjects and Qualifying Details: (old)

The common proficiency test has four papers. The exam will be objective type and conducted twice a year in June and December. You can see the ca CPT results on this site when they are released. The Four subjects and exam of CPT details are there in the below table.

The examination will be conducted for 200 marks in objective manner. To qualify in the exam candidate have to secure at least 100 marks i.e 50 % marks in the exam. For every wrong answer 0.25 negative marks will be there and 0 marks for un answered questions.

Section 1 10.30 A.m. To 12.30 P.M
Section Subjects Marks
Section A Fundamentals of Accounting 60
Section 2 2.00 P.m. To 4.00 P.M
Section B Mercantile Laws 40
Section C General Economics 50
Section D Quantitative Aptitude 50

CA Foundation Course Details according to CA New syllabus 2016

Form 2016 cpt course will be called as CA Foundation course. It will have six subjects i.e two subjects are added to previous course. The two new subjects are Business communication and General English. Six subjects of CA foundation course Details.

Paper Subject Marks
Paper 1 Principles & Practices of Accounting 100
Paper 2 Business Mathematics & Logical Reasoning and Statistics 100
Paper 3 Mercantile Law & General English 100
Paper 4 Business Economics and Business & Commercial Knowledge 100

CA Inter Syllabus 2016

There are 2 groups in ipcc and eight subjects are there passing group 1 is necessary for the commencement of the article ship.

IPCC Syllabus:

Group Paper Subject Marks
Group 1 Paper 1 Accounting 100
Paper 2 Company Laws & Other Laws 100
Paper 3 Cost Accounting 100
Paper 4 Direct Tax Laws & Indirect Tax Laws 100
Group 2 Paper 5 Advanced Accounting 100
Paper 6 Auditing & Assurance 100
Paper 7 Financial Management & Business Economic Environment 100
Paper 8 Information Technology & Strategic Management 100

Chartered Accountant Final Course Syllabus 2016:

Group Paper Subject Marks
Group 1 Paper-1 Financial Reporting 100
Paper-2 Strategic Financial Management 100
Paper-3 Advanced auditing and professional ethics 100
Paper-4 Corporate Laws and Other Economic Laws 100
Group 2 Paper-5 Advanced Management Accounting. 100
Paper-6 Financial Services & Capital Markets and Information systems control & Audit 100
Paper-7 Advanced Tax Laws & International Taxation 100
Paper-8 Advanced Indirect Tax Laws 100

Chartered Accountant Qualification

Below section explains about ca qualification requirements to become a member and called as a professional chartered accountant.

Foundation Qualification Details

See latest post about ca foundation course for more details about foundation qualifying details.

IPCC Qualifying Details

To qualify 40% in each subject is required and aggregate of 55% is required. You can see ca ipcc results in this site when they are released.

Final Qualifying Details

To qualify 40% in each subject is required and aggregate of 50% is required. After passing Chartered Accountancy Final course enroll as a member and candidate is designated as Chartered Accountant.

How To Become A Chartered Accountant After Graduation>

Duration of ca course after graduation is less CA Course duration after 12th. Because CPT Exception is there for graduated students and can directly apply for IPCC. CA Course eligibility after graduation or post graduates is in commerce with 55%, other graduates or post graduates with 60% can apply. Student has to register before 9 months to the exam. After that student has to complete 100 hours of IT Training. C.A Course materials will be provided by institute.

Latest CA Course Duration Update:

The council has decided to reduce the chartered accountant course duration from five years 3 months to three and half years. Institute has also decided to revamp the ca course structure.

After reading this article we hope that your questions about how to join ca course and procedure to become chartered accountant are cleared.

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