FOUNDATION COURSE EXAMINATION – 5th DECEMBER 2020
INSTRUCTIONS WITH STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE FOR FOUNDATION COURSE
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Read carefully all the details and instructions from official website. If you read all the instructions very carefully, then you will not face any issue during your examination. Examination instructions must be considered with priority and any type of negligence is not acceptable.
Students are requested to check their e-mail/Spam, SMS and Website of the Institute regularly for updates and notifications related to the examination.
Students will receive examination link and relevant details in their e-mail Id/SMS.
Students can also use examination links as provided below in step-by–step guide for the foundation course examination-5th December 2020.
Keep your Identification/registration number, date of birth (as per ICAI record) passkey and other details in hard copy print out/ write on a paper before getting ready for examination.
Students must keep government-issued id (e.g. voter card, Driving license, Passport, Aadhaar, etc.) or Institute ID card or Admit card to verify identity and upload it at the time of starting of the examination.
Students must log in sharp at 10 AM for 1st session and 2.00 PM for 2nd session of foundation course examination to avoid any time loss due to any problem or delay.
For every exam sessions (10AM to 12 noon or 2PM to 4PM) there will be two papers 50+50 = 100 MCQ questions of 200 marks, you can scroll any question at any point of time. The section in each session represents papers as per the syllabus.
It is highly recommended to use the same system through which you have successfully appeared in the Mock test to avoid any inconvenience on the actual day of the examination. Please do not change system during the ongoing examination.
Keep sufficient power/electricity back-up. The Institute will not be responsible for any electricity, power failure; so arrange backup solutions like UPS, Inverter, and Generator, etc. Laptop/PC/notebook/Mobile must be fully charged having sufficient backup time during the exam.
Students are allowed to use non-programmable calculator/normal calculator, pen, pencil, and blank page for rough work in Fundamentals of Accounting and Fundamentals of Business Mathematics & Statistics.
Students are allowed to use water bottle during the examination but do not keep it in front of the webcam.
Use faster, reliable and continued internet connection. Do not use the internet connection which frequently disconnects or having any other issues. In case of Internet failure, please do not panic, restart the test using the same login information, from the same computer/laptop/mobile, you may change the internet service provider or internet connection system, the test will start from the same question which you had left earlier, and all attempted questions remain attempted.
The Institute is not responsible for any losses due to unavailable of time, disconnection of internet, electricity, hacking of email id, lack of proper knowledge of computer/internet, misuse of email id, misuse of your login key by someone, delay in login, and other conditions.
All our exam servers and the backup server will be active for the examination period, if any problem persists; it means there is a problem in your computer/device, settings, and/or Internet. If any student lacks sufficient computer/technical knowledge, please consult with your friend or family member who knows about computer/technology and the internet, before the exam starts.
Scheduled/Auto-scheduled Online exam cannot be changed, postponed or extended in any condition.
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After the Exam
What to do if your online exam is interrupted
In case of any queries during the examination, please mail at [email protected] or contact ICMAI team
STEP- BY- STEP GUIDE FOR EXAM ON 5TH DECEMBER 2020
Please find below the details for your Foundation Exam of “The Institute of Cost Accountants of India – Foundation Course on 5th December 2020”
You can appear for the examination through any of the preferable devices (Computer/Laptop/Desktop (recommended) /Mobile)
Please go through the candidate manual, videos, and test instructions as given in the Links-
Links to Manual and Test Instructions: Click Here
PLEASE DO NOT USE THE SAB TOOL BEFORE THE EXAM DATE AND TIME
STEPS TO START THE EXAMINATION:
1. Check if your system is compatible for the test: https://assess.cocubes.com/check-system
2. Download the Safe Assessment Browser (SAB) tool from the below link:
a. Windows Operating System: SAB Tool
b. Run the SAB (for Windows 10) or use SAB (for Windows 7,8) as per your operating system
c. Enter “cma2020” in Access Token
d. Click on Start
3. Note: Please close all other applications and save your work before running the SAB tool Mobile Phones (Android devices only)
1. Download the app “COCUBES ASSESSMENT” from Google play store. Please find below direct link to download the app- https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.cocubes.assessment
2. Before the exam, please go to play store and update your Google chrome browser
3. Enter “cma2020” in assessment URL
4. Click on Continue
Please note the login details before running the application:
Login Details (Note down on paper before test):