CA CPT 2015
CA CPT 2015 – The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) conducted CA CPT on December 13, 2015 for the candidates who wish to pursue Chartered Accountancy programme. Common Proficiency Test (CPT) is the entry level test for Chartered Accountancy course. It is held twice every year, normally in the months of June and December.
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The exam authority postponed the December 13 CA CPT 2015 in Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry and Andhra Pradesh due to “heavy rains and consequent disruption of normal life”. The test in above states held on December 27 at the same venues and at the same timings as scheduled earlier.
About ICAI Chartered Accountancy programme:
The Chartered Accountancy programme consists of three stages – Foundation, Intermediate and Final. To clear each one of them, a student has to appear in the following respective exams:
Common Proficiency Test (CPT)
Integrated Professional Competence Course (IPCC)
Professional Competency Examination (PCE) or Final Examination
Exam Name: Chartered Accountancy – Common Proficiency Test
Commonly known as: CA CPT
Exam type: National
Exam Category: Undergraduate level
Conducting Authority: Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)
Only those students can apply for CA CPT Exam who are already registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India for the course and fulfill the requisite eligibility conditions. The required eligibility criteria of CA CPT 2015 are as follows:
Candidates must have passed Standard X examination or equivalent to join CPT after registration with the Board of Studies and can appear in the exam after appearing for Standard XII.
Students must have passed B.Com, M.Com, LLB, ICWA, CS or MBA at the first attempt.
Students must have appeared or are appearing in final year of the qualifying examination.
A candidate must have got himself registered for Common Proficiency Test on or before April 1 and October 1 for appearing in CPT examination.
CA CPT 2015 Application Form has been made available online by the ICAI. Interested candidates can register with the Board of Studies on submission of the prescribed filled in online application form. Students can also download the application form online and send it to the ICAI office before the last date.
A candidate has to follow the examination notification to be issued by the Examination Department of the ICAI and apply in the prescribed form along with the examination fee. The Information brochure containing Common Proficiency Test application form is also available in the Regional and Branch Offices of the Institute and can be obtained on cash payment.
Application form starts
October 6, 2015
Last date of filling up
October 27, 2015
December 13, 2015
January 17, 2016
No. of Questions
(i.e. Morning Session)
10.30 AM to 12.30 PM (IST)
Fundamentals of Accounting
(i.e. Afternoon Session)
2.00 PM to 4.00 PM (IST)
For each correct answer, the students were awarded 1 mark and for each wrong answer, 0.25 marks were deducted as minus marking.
ICAI announced 164 CA CPT 2015 Exam Centres in India and 3 overseas exam centres. Candidates can check the complete list of Exam Centres of CA CPT by clicking on the above link. The Council reserves the right to withdraw any centre at any stage without assigning any reason.
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