The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
[Set up by an Act of Parliament]
Post Box No.7112, BHAWAN’, Indraprastha Marg
New Delhi – 110002
TO BE PUBLISHED IN.PART III SECTION 4 OF THE GAZETTE OF INDIA
26th July, 2016
No.13-CA (EXAM)/CPT/December/2016: In pursuance of Regulation 22 of the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988, the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India is pleased to notify that the Common Proficiency Test will be held on Sunday, 18th December, 2016 in two sessions as below, at the following centres provided that sufficient number of candidates offer themselves to appear from each centre.
[This Common Proficiency Test will be conducted as per provisions of Regulation 25 D (3) of the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988.]
(i.e. Morning Session)
|10.30 AM to.12.30 PM (1ST)
Section – A Fundamentals of Accounting Section – B Mercantile Laws
(i.e. Afternoon Session)
|2.00 PM to 4.00 PM (1ST)
Section – C General Economics Section – D Quantitative Aptitude
PLACES OF EXAMINATION CENTRES IN INDIA:
|43||DELHI / NEW DELHI||44||DHANBAD||45||DHULE|
|97||MANGALORE||98||MAPUSA (GOA)||99||MARGAO (GOA)|
PLACES OF EXAMINATION CENTRES OVERSEAS:
(1) ABU DHABI (2) DOHA (3) DUBAI (4) KATHMANDU (5) MUSCAT
The Council reserves the right to withdraw any centre at any stage without assigning any reason.
Applications for admission to Common Proficiency Test is required to be made in the relevant prescribed form as contained in the Information Brochure, which may be obtained from the Deputy Secretary (Examinations), The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, ICAI Bhawan, Indraprastha Marg, New Delhi –_ 110002 on payment of Rs. 1500/- (Rs. 500/- towards examination fee and Rs. 1000/- towards cost of application form and Information brochure) per application form. The fee for candidates opting for Abu Dhabi, Doha, Dubai and Muscat centres will be US $170 (US $ 150 towards examination fee and US $ 20 towards cost of application form and information brochure) or its equivalent Indian Currency. The fee for the candidates opting for Kathmandu centre are required to remit INR 1850/- (INR 850/- towards examination fee and INR 1000/- towards the cost of application form and information brochure) or its equivalent foreign Currency. Since the cost of Information brochure containing Common Proficiency Test application form includes the examination fee, no separate fee is required to be remitted at the time of submitting the filled in application form. The Information brochure Containing CommOn Proficiency Test application form will also be available in the Regional and Branch Offices of the Institute and can be obtained there from on cash payment on or from 6th October, 2016.
Common Proficiency Test application forms duly filled in may be sent so as to reach the Deputy Secretary (Examinations) at New Delhi not later than 27th October, 2016. Applications received after 27th October, 2016 shall not be entertained under any circumstances. Applications duly filled in will be received by hand delivery at the office of Institute at New Delhi and at the Decentralised Offices of the Institute at Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Kanpur, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Ernakulam, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Nagpur, Pune, Surat, Thane and Vadodara upto 27th October, 2016. Candidates residing in these cities are advised to take advantage of this facility. It may be noted that there is no provision for acceptance of application forms after 27th October, 2016 with late fee.
The candidates who fill up the examination application form online at http://icaiexamicai.orq from 6th October, 2016 (10.00 hrs) to 27th October, 2016 (17.30 hrs) and remit the fee online by using either VISA or MASTER Credit / Debit Card shall not be charged 1000/- (i.e. cost of application form fee).
The aforesaid Common Proficiency Test (CPT) is open only to students registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India for the Common Proficiency Course on or before 1St October, 2016 and fulfill the requisite eligibility conditions.
QUESTION PAPER BOOKLET LANGUAGE:
Common Proficiency Test is an objective type multiple choice questions based examination. Candidates will be allowed to opt for Hindi medium Question Paper Booklet for answering the questions. Detailed information will be found given in the Information brochure.
(V. SAGAR) SECRETARY
The Institute of Chartered
Accountants of India
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