CA Course Details – Fees, Registration, Eligibility, Duration, Syllabus, etc

Many students are searching about ca course details and asking questions like “how to become a chartered accountant, ca course how many years, Chartered Accountant information” etc. Here we are giving full chartered accountant course details. We also gave CMA Course Details and CS Course Details in the previous post see those posts also. Full CaCourseDetails like eligibility, structure, fee, ca course duration, chartered accountant syllabus and other details. CA Course Syllabus in cpt, ipcc and final will be provided. Below is the detailed explanation save this as ca course details pdf for quick reference. After reading this post you will get a good understanding about how to become a chartered accountant.

ca course details like duration, exams, syllabus, registration, etc

See CA Course Details Below:

Chartered accountancy is the full form of “CA”. See the Chartered Accountant course details like ca course structure and eligibility and more below. Also See: CS Course DetailsICWA Course Details

CA Course Eligibility

After passing in the 10th class or any course equal to that which is recognized student can apply to Common Proficiency Course (cpc). After 10+2 qualifying student need to qualify in CPT exam. After CPT IPCC, Article ship/ Training under a Practicing C.A will be for 3 years and CA Final are there. This is like four stage procedure.

Here details about ca course eligibility Information

  • For CPT 10+2 qualification is needed.
  • Integrated Professional Competence Examination candidate has to qualify in cpt.
  • Graduate / post graduates in commerce with 55%, other graduates or post graduates with 60% can also apply.

Integrated Professional Competence Course Examination Eligibility

Students who are qualified in cpt, graduate / post graduates in commerce with 55%, other graduates or post graduates with 60% can apply. Candidate has to register 9 months before the exam. After that student has to complete 100 hours of Information Technology Training.

CA Course Requirements

Below is the procedure to become a chartered accountant. They are

  1. Common Proficiency Test
  2. Integrated Professional Competence Course
  3. Three years Article ship / Training under a Practicing Chartered accountant
  4. CA Final

Below is the detailed and simply understandable explanation about procedure to become a ca.

CPT Registration Online:

After passing 10th everyone is searching for ca course information. Here Registration for cpt course is important. 60 days before the first day of the month in which exam takes place. This time is important for common proficiency test online registration.

CA Registration (Chartered Accountant registration)
Chartered Accountant registration

Appear CPT Exam

Student can appear for chartered accountant course after 12th by registering and appearing for CPT. Student need to wait at least 60 days after cpt registration. Students are eligible to appear the june/December exams if they registered before 1st April or 1stoctober.

IPCC Registration

Candidate can register for IPCC after passing 10+2 and CPT exam. They need to register before 9months to the first day in the month exam is held.

ITT and Orientation

Complete 100 hours of ITT. Orientation and Information Technology training are to be completed before article ship. These ITT and Orientation can be completed at any time before article ship.

Appear and Pass IPCC

You can appear both groups of IPCE or can appear Group 1 only and later appear group 2.

Chartered Accountant Article ship Registration

After passing IPCE Group 1 or both groups student can register for article ship with practicing chartered accountant for a period of 3 years.

Register for CA Final Course

Attend Chartered Accountancy Final examination during last six months of article ship and pass CA final exams of both groups.

Article ship and GMCS completion

Complete 3 years article ship and GMCS (15 days).

Enroll as a Member

After successfully enrolling you are the professional chartered accountant.

CA Course Syllabus

See the subjects and their marks below.

CPT Subjects and Qualifying Details: (old)

The common proficiency test has four papers. Exam will be in objective type and conducted twice a year in June and December. You can see the ca cpt results in this site when they are released. The Four subjects and exam of CPT details are there in the below table.

The examination will be conducted for 200 marks in objective manner. To qualify in the exam candidate have to secure at least 100 marks i.e 50 % marks in the exam. For every wrong answer 0.25 negative marks will be there and 0 marks for un answered questions.

Section 1 10.30 A.m. To 12.30 P.M
Section Subjects Marks
Section A Fundamentals of Accounting 60
Section 2 2.00 P.m. To 4.00 P.M
Section B Mercantile Laws 40
Section C General Economics 50
Section D Quantitative Aptitude 50

CA Foundation Course Details according to CA New syllabus 2016

Form 2016 cpt course will be called as CA Foundation course. It will have six subjects i.e two subjects are added to previous course. The two new subjects are Business communication and General English. Six subjects of CA foundation course Details.

Paper Subject Marks
Paper 1 Principles & Practices of Accounting 100
Paper 2 Business Mathematics & Logical Reasoning and Statistics 100
Paper 3 Mercantile Law & General English 100
Paper 4 Business Economics and Business & Commercial Knowledge 100

CA Inter Syllabus 2016

There are 2 groups in ipcc and eight subjects are there passing group 1 is necessary for the commencement of the article ship.

IPCC Syllabus:

Group Paper Subject Marks
Group 1 Paper 1 Accounting 100
Paper 2 Company Laws & Other Laws 100
Paper 3 Cost Accounting 100
Paper 4 Direct Tax Laws & Indirect Tax Laws 100
Group 2 Paper 5 Advanced Accounting 100
Paper 6 Auditing & Assurance 100
Paper 7 Financial Management & Business Economic Environment 100
Paper 8 Information Technology & Strategic Management 100

Chartered Accountant Final Course Syllabus 2016:

Group Paper Subject Marks
Group 1 Paper-1 Financial Reporting 100
Paper-2 Strategic Financial Management 100
Paper-3 Advanced auditing and professional ethics 100
Paper-4 Corporate Laws and Other Economic Laws 100
Group 2 Paper-5 Advanced Management Accounting. 100
Paper-6 Financial Services & Capital Markets and Information systems control & Audit 100
Paper-7 Advanced Tax Laws & International Taxation 100
Paper-8 Advanced Indirect Tax Laws 100

Chartered Accountant Qualification

Below section explains about ca qualification requirements to become a member and called as a professional chartered accountant.

Foundation Qualification Details

See latest post about ca foundation course for more details about foundation qualifying details.

IPCC Qualifying Details

To qualify 40% in each subject is required and aggregate of 55% is required. You can see ca ipcc results in this site when they are released.

Final Qualifying Details

To qualify 40% in each subject is required and aggregate of 50% is required. After passing Chartered Accountancy Final course enroll as a member and candidate is designated as “Chartered Accountant”.

How To Become A Chartered Accountant After Graduation

Duration of ca course after graduation is less CA Course duration after 12th. Because CPT Exception is there for graduated students and can directly apply for IPCC. CA Course eligibility after graduation or post graduates is in commerce with 55%, other graduates or post graduates with 60% can apply. Student has to register before 9 months to the exam. After that student has to complete 100 hours of IT Training. C.A Course materials will be provided by institute.

Latest CA Course Duration Update:

The council has decided to reduce the chartered accountant course duration from five years 3 months to three and half years. Institute has also decided to revamp the ca course structure.

After reading this article we hope that your questions about how to join ca course and procedure to become chartered accountant are cleared.


    • yes u can apply either for CPT (common proficiency Test).or after your degree you can direct entry to ipcc.
      if you apply through direct entry you have to complete 9 months articleship.

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  3. I’m kavya am graduated in in accounts with aggregate 65% how can I join this useable or not please send the details of ca

  4. Hai, I am saranya, completed MBA 2014 pass out,, my passion is want to become an auditor, so can you please suggest which is best ICWA or CA?

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  6. Hi there,

    Have completed my 10+2 with more than 1 trial, am i eligible for this course,
    requesting to help me out

  7. Hi i pursuing correspondence in Tamil open university…can i eligible r not for CA….eligible means tel right way to do Ca

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  11. Sir I do matric by 50 per mark than I do ics by 49 per marks then I do graduation I want to change my line can I join CA or not plzzz tell me the way how I join ca

  12. I am passed with 45 % marks in 2006. And MBA in finance with 66 % marks in 2010.
    I am eligible for CA or not.
    Plse tell me

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  15. I passed Ist Group of Intermediate in 1992, completed 3 years of training and thereafter had to leave the Course. May I now appear for 2nd Group Intermediate Exam n then Final Exam !

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  17. Hai, I have completed with MBA and Working experience was more than 2 years as account Executive. Now, I want study CA whats the procedure?

  18. My sister is now studying in 10th nd she want to give cpc test for cpt preparation so plz explain it process and syllabus

  19. Hi i completed can i take cpt exams now are else i have to do IPCC exams I’m Working i cannot do article ship 9 months

  20. hii I have completed & MBA (Finance) and working as accounts executive. Now I wanna study C.A. give me suggestions…..

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  22. I am studying last year .After I want CA please gulled me when I am started which class I am join.

  23. Sir,

    I am completed A/c (Hons) 2010 marks percentage 61% can i join ca course. and i am working in pvt sector com.(finance related work).

    Please suggest me.

    Thanking you


  24. Am complete +2 with 82% & join now am final year I want to study CA what can I do for am joined this course plz explain me

  25. I have completed DAE(Equaliant F.S.c). Can i apply in CA ? If i eligible to apply in CA then what can i do ? Reply me fast.

  26. I have completed DAE(Equaliant F.S.c). Can i apply in CA ? If i eligible to apply in CA then what can i do ? Reply me fast.

  27. How much time is needed to clear IPCC and when can a person will start earning?
    What are the stages/format of IPCC?

  28. Hi, myself Raj, Completed BCOM with 54.5% and post graduation 1year online MBA finance through NIBM with 60%+, m I eligible for CA, direct entry in IPCC..for CA, plz reply..

  29. I am doing BAF first year after completed I am go for IPCC with BAF second year. So I can do or not.
    Sir please give me suggestion .

  30. My Name is Vimlesh Sharma. I want doing CA Course. I have done M.Com with 58% Marks So you can Explain CA Course and How much Money

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  32. Hi..i m debosmita from kolkata…i m pursuing my +2 courses in science..i do want to bcm a chattered accountant…what preparations should i take for cpt?

  33. I m completed in 2013 with 48% and in 2015 with 59.60 % so …. am i eligible for direct admission in IPCC
    Pl tell me sir…

  34. Hello I took science group for my this enough for me to become a CA or anything based in commerce is required?

  35. I have completed in 2016 with 85% and I want to pursue CA… Suggest me a good institution in hyd and also an estimate of fees for completing CA.
    Plz do rply

  36. Hi I am Sukhpal Kashayp, I had completed my graduation ( with 50% marks. Am i eligible for IPCC……?

  37. Hi, I have completed PUC in commerce 53%. Can i Join CA Course ? please guide me how to apply for CPT exam for CA course.

  38. Hi sir, I’m Suman and I want to be a CA…. But there is one problem I pass out 10+2 on 2014 with 64% from a “Bengali medium school ”
    And Now I’m doing B. Com (Accounts hons)
    And this is my final year… So I was thinking to apply for CPT…. But as a Bengali medium student I’m getting worry because there is only two language English or Hindi…
    So what u suggest me..?
    Should I apply or not..
    Pls sir reply me…
    Please sir suggest me and I will be honored

    • In C.A profession there is no need of language brilliance . If you have reading and writing skills in hindi or english you can do it well… so best of luck.

  39. Hi I’m 33 years and i want to do CA, presently working in a company relating to bank, is it possible to do this course on line , my qualification BSC electronics, i am good at my job, please suggest me.

  40. I have completed in 2015 with 60% and I want to pursue CA… Suggest me a good institution in kolkata and also an estimate of fees for completing CA.
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  41. Hi I completed my computer in 2000 and mca in 2003 can you plz let me know from where I need to start bcz 16 years back completed graduation forgot commerce fundamentals. Do you recommend me to start right from scratch…. my age is almost 38 years is there any age restriction.


  43. i have completed correspondence course with 40 % and i did from SSLC to direct from open universiy.. Am i eligible to do CA.

  44. I have BCOM with 40 % .. I completed SSLC with 86% and after that am did BCOM as a correspondence course.. Am i eligible for CA?

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  46. Hi am BCom graduate with MBA in operations and finance management. Now i wish to pursue CA i have a work expereince of 14 yrs post graduation. Working in finance sector.what will be the requre6ments and process kindly assist me.

  47. Hi Sir, I’m SIDDHI RAORANE. I’m studying in 11th Commerce. Am i eligible for CPT exam after 12th?

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