COMMMON PROFICIENCY TEST (CPT) 2016
According to today’s youth next to civil service jobs the CA (Charted Accountant) jobs are known for their toughest course to study & also to get through the examination. Hence today most of the youth wishes to become a CA.
This exam is conducted by the Institute of Charted Accountants of India (ICAI) as a preliminary test to identify the students who are suitable for this course. The candidates who are member/registered with ICAR are only eligible to take up this exam.
This examination can be attended in 2 ways either online or paper – pencil mode (normal exam). For Paper pencil mode, the application can be availed by sending a request letter to Additional secretary, New Delhi. The cost of application is Rs.600/-(Rs.500/- for exam fee & Rs.100/- for information brochure) in India. The medium of Instruction for this mode can be either English or Hindi.
If the candidates wish to attend the exam, through online the applications can be downloaded from http://icaiexam.icai.org. For online exam the medium of Instruction is only English.
This exam will be conducted 4 times in a year. The exam is conducted into two sections .The examination is of 2 hours duration for each section the exam consists of objective type multiple choice questions from the subjects like Accounting, General economics, quantitative aptitude & mercantile law.