ICAI CA CPT December 2018: The registration process for the Common Proficiency Test (CPT) will begin from October 4. All the candidates who want to apply can do so through the official website, icaiexam.icai.org, till October 25, 2018. The exam is scheduled to be held on December 16, 2018.
The exam will be conducted in two sessions:
Morning session: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Section A – Fundamentals of Accounting
Section B – Mercantile Laws
Afternoon session: 2 pm to 4 pm
Section C – General Economics
Section D – Quantitative Aptitude
Candidates should have either passed or appeared in the senior secondary examination (10+2 examination) or an examination recognised by the central government as equivalent thereto and has complied with such requirements as may be specified by the Council from time to time.
They should be registered for/switched over to common proficiency course with board of studies of ICAI on or before June 30, 2017 and should have revalidated their registration to the course (as applicable)
The exam will be conducted in paper-pencil mode (PP mode) and the duration of the same will be four hours. Objective type questions will be asked and negative marking will be done for wrong answers.
The exam fee is required to be submitted on-line by using either visa or master credit/debit card/rupay card/net banking.
Fee for centres in India: Rs 1,000
Fee for centres in Kathmandu (Nepal): Rs 1,700
Fee for centres in Abu Dhabi, Doha, Dubai and Muscat: $ 300
ICAI CA CPT December 2018: Important dates
Online registration begins: October 4, 2018
Last date to apply online: October 25, 2018
Exam date: December 16, 2018.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is the national professional accounting body of India. It was established on 1 July 1949 as a statutory body under the Chartered Accountants Act, 1949 enacted by the Parliament (acting as the provisional Parliament of India) to regulate the profession of Chartered Accountancy in India.