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 of how to become a chartered accountant. If you want more information to your questions to read the comments below to this post for answers given by other experts and students.

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

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CA Course Eligibility

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

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. The 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 and 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.

Also, see – How to Make Demand Draft Online

CA Registration (Chartered Accountant registration)
Chartered Accountant registration

Appear CPT Exam

A student can appear for chartered accountant course after 12th by registering and appearing for CPT. Student needs 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 1st october.

IPCC Registration

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

ITT and Orientation

Complete 100 hours of ITT. Orientation and Information Technology training is 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. The exam will be objective type and conducted twice a year in June and December. You can see the ca CPT results on 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 AFundamentals of Accounting60
Section 2 2.00 P.m. To 4.00 P.M
Section BMercantile Laws40
Section CGeneral Economics50
Section DQuantitative Aptitude50

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 1Principles & Practices of Accounting100
Paper 2Business Mathematics & Logical Reasoning and Statistics100
Paper 3Mercantile Law & General English100
Paper 4Business Economics and Business & Commercial Knowledge100

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 1
Paper 1Accounting100
Paper 2Company Laws & Other Laws100
Paper 3Cost Accounting100
Paper 4Direct Tax Laws & Indirect Tax Laws100
Group 2
Paper 5Advanced Accounting100
Paper 6Auditing & Assurance100
Paper 7Financial Management & Business Economic Environment100
Paper 8Information Technology & Strategic Management100


Chartered Accountant Final Course Syllabus 2016


Group 1
Paper-1Financial Reporting100
Paper-2Strategic Financial Management100
Paper-3Advanced auditing and professional ethics100
Paper-4Corporate Laws and Other Economic Laws100
Group 2
Paper-5Advanced Management Accounting.100
Paper-6Financial Services & Capital Markets and Information systems control & Audit100
Paper-7Advanced Tax Laws & International Taxation100
Paper-8Advanced Indirect Tax Laws100

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.

  1. I’m Persi IM studying in 12th and I want to become Chartered Accountant. I want to know what to do after 12th?

  2. I’m divya .I’m graduated in b.SC maths, with aggregate 80%. how can I do CA. am I eligible are not.if I eligible means please send the procedure to become C.A

    • Go for direct entry route and apply for IPCC directly. You can get the procedure online.

  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?

  5. sir.
    I am.Divya I am complete 12th in maths biology with 858 marks can I join in this course?

  6. I completed 3 year diploma in information technology with 75% am I eligible for this course?

  7. Hello Sir,
    I have completed 12th commerce in 2005. May I join C.A course. Pls help me.

  8. I have Did my MBA Finance (2014 pass-out), though i had a (1+years) Job Experience in Accounts & Finance Domain, and know I am decided to do a CA ?? Is it Good for My Carrier Development ?.. People If you have any Suggestion, Just Share With Me for the same !!..

  9. Hi there,

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

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

  11. Hi I pursuing correspondence in Tamil open university.. can i eligible or not for CA…eligible means tel way to do Ca……

  12. i am completed by in 2008 percentage 55.50%. i eligible for this course or not pleases clerify my doubt. & plz….. sent the details for CA course

  13. frds can u help me. i am study in 12th class in a comm. so i can joit the ca after 12th so u can tell me how to do this course all information

  14. I do PGDBA from symbiosis with 61% marks are iam eligible for direct admission in IPCC

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. i compleated by bsc in 2016 with percentage 45.55 i am eligible for this course or not please clarify my doubt.

  18. i completed by in 2016 with percentage 45.55 am i eligible for course or not pleases clarify my doubt

  19. 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 !

  20. Murali post graduated in in accounts with aggregate 67% how can I join this useable or not please send the details of ca


  21. I complete my fsc in pre medical this year .can I do CA.what should I do for its admission

  22. i finished my degree. now can i apply for ca and how many years i have to study for this course?

  23. 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?

    • yes but you should to join in cpt first because your %age is below 60% and require for ipcc 60% and above for non commerce background best of luck

  24. I did 2009 with 51% only. I would like to know if i have eligible for doing the CA or not.

  25. Hi.. I have completed my BBM with the aggregate of 80% .. How can I register for IPCC? please help me out

  26. Hey! I am studying in 12th standard and I want to do CA. Plz tell me what should I do for ca after 12th

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

  28. 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

  29. hi have completed B. com tally expert I have not job but I am empty and eligible this course

  30. I am mohd Imran I have passed intermidiate course from commercial grouo , I can join c.a.

  31. I completed by in 2015 with Percentage 53. am I eligible for this course or Not
    Pleases Clarify my Doubt.

  32. Sir I have passed +2 in biomaths and iam doing degree in maths .can I do CA ? Plz sent me the procedure.

  33. Hai, I have completed 12th in biomaths and iam degree in maths . Can i do .CA am I eligible for it ?

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

  35. hiii I have completed & MBA (Finance) and working as accounts executive. Now I want study CA give me suggestions…..

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

  37. Hai I am sakthii l have completed in maths 54 percent can I do joint CA please rly

  38. Hey I have completed M. Com in 2012( ignou university). I got 58% marks. Can I join this course.

  39. 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


  40. 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

  41. Sir i have completed my ipcc exam now i want to write cs inter level exams plzz helpme sir

  42. 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.

  43. 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.

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

  45. 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..

  46. 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 .

  47. 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

  48. Enter your comment here…my name is radgakrishnan I am finished my 12 th by 53 percent can I joint Can

  49. Hey, I passed 12th class 88% marks but I am very weak in English. can I join this C.A course. Plz advice me

  50. 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?

  51. Hi sir, when will the new revised syllabus for CA foundation be applied?

  52. 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…

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

  54. Hi I am Anik Ganguly. I passed my secondary exam with 52% and HS(commerce) with 84% should I do CA?

  55. 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

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

  57. 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.

  58. 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.

  59. 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.

  60. 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.
    Plz do rply

  61. I have done my B.Com in 1996 with 716 marks. Now i want to do CA. Can i do it now directly. Since i have 55%.

  62. Hi , I passed 12th in2010 with 86% science. I want to CA course .my age is 26 years.

  63. Hi , I passed 12th in2010 with 86% science. I want to CA course .my age is 26 years. Can I do?

  64. i have completed BA(h) eco and obtained 58% but i have commerce in 12th. Now can i start CA?

  65. 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.

  66. Iam so interested in becoming ,(ca) I was have helped by the information I was earned


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

  69. 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?

  70. Im completed by M.COM in 2015 . i want doing CA course plz sent the details of CA course

  71. I am Arya. I am completed my +2,currently studying BE. After completing this can I join CA

  72. Now i finished arts group in 12th and please send me the whole details from 12th finishing to charted accountant job. Please anyone help me it s my life. If you tell me i think you as a god please!!!

  73. 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.

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

  75. Hi Iam Nihal. I am doing final year B.Sc Maths. I have got 90% marks. Can I join CA?
    What type of course is this? Is it objective or subjective or mathematical.

  76. Hi Iam Shahma.. Last week iam completed BSc mathematics.. but the results of last 2 years are not yet come.. so can I directly apply for IPCC now??

    And one of an agency told me that I want work under a chattered accountant for 9 months.. and now iam read above as 3 year.. what is the actual duration??
    Thank you for the informations above.:)

  77. Sir , I have done bca 70%marks nd I was not do commerce stream +1 nd +2 ,what I can do CA pllzzzz suggestion me sir

  78. Hi iam swathi
    Now iam going to cpt class , i want to do
    Plz tell me which course is eligible for me

  79. Hai i m gowthaman .v .. i finished (accounting and finance) … my mark is percentage is 66.1%… can i join ca … i cont basic information… so please help me … i request for all senior officer … need help me …

  80. M sonu diwan..i have completed my bba…i want to do CA ..byt i dont kne what i hve to do..suggestion plzz

  81. Hi I’m rishabh I’m completing my 12th class with 53% (mathe science) am eligible for the ca cpt exam

  82. i’m currently doing my B.Sc(2nd year) in phy,chem and math now. how do i start with training for CA ?

  83. Sir I am mohit .I completed 12th class with 84%.So please advis me which course is best for me

  84. Hiii It’s me Girwan. I have just completed 10th standard & I want to do ca & want to prepare for CPT from now can I do this or not?

  85. I am studying 12th I am a commerce student in future I would to become ca so directly I go to ca or after completion of any degree . Please give me your opinion

  86. Hello sir this is kumar i completed now iam doing job , but i think do CA can u advise me

  87. hii. iam saniya. i cmolte my pluse two with 68%. exaamination board is vocational higher secondary. the sylbss cnsist physics chemistry bilogy nd language. so iam i eliglbe for CA??

  88. Hello sir. .i have done b. Com by 57.6%or mba By 70%.I want join it.. Pls guide me.i can do it and how can do it

  89. Hi I Am Gaurav chatwani I have just completed 12th Class commerce stream with 85% Am i eligible for the CA ?

  90. I completed my 12th with 83.6% stream commerce without maths may I do cA… Plzzz reply me … I m so cofused

  91. Hii sir just my SSC is completed but in future I want to become ca so please tell me if any preparation needed for exam after SSC . or what should I do for ca exam after SSC .

  92. Hy sir this is vino . I have completed bcom with 70percent . What can I do ? What is the produre for ipcc test

  93. hi….my nephew just passed 12th comm 85% and she dreams as a CA. plz tell how exactly Procedure and what are doing???

  94. sir im last sem exam clear but result pending so I completed and 50% so , and I job running so I C..A EXTERNAL .plse any advice me

  95. Hi sir I have complete my inter with 75% at MEC group but I am confused what I do. I lost a chance to enter this april entrance chance on CPT . Please sir give to me a advice.

  96. Hii I am vineesha, I am completed inter mpc with 92 % so,please tell me that I am eligible to do CA course

  97. hi i am abubakkar chithick i am completed 65% so, please tell me that i am eligible to do CA course

  98. Hii i am Vivek, i am completed bcom with 62% marks, so please tell me the process for C.A Course.

  99. Hii, i am bhawana, I have completed please give me advice for ca course. i am a married woman. and job also then can i do ca course.

  100. Hii Sir , I am completed whit 60% so, please tel me I am eligible to do CA course….. Pls reply me sir

  101. Sir I am srivatsav completed my B.Com graduation in the year 1990 with 50% marks from Andhra University and I completed my MBA – HR & Marketing from Ambedkar Oper University (Distance). Now, i would like to do CA. request you I am eligible to do CA course ………. reply me sir…………..

  102. Hi sir I am completed with 50% for the year 1996-1999 and completed with 50% in 2007 so please tell me i am eligible to do CA course. please reply

  103. i have complete MBA(Finance) now i want to do CA its my passion.How many papers are exempt after that kindly guide me.which subjects are left?

  104. My name is Haneef. I have passed my b,com course in 2017. my aggregate percentage is 69.89%. i am requesting you to rweply me is i am eligible to do CA course

  105. I completed MCA with 89%, i am working in IT company. I am interested to study CA. Am i eligible to read it ,if means what is the procedure and how long the duration of course?

  106. I completed sslc 84% ,,and puc 83 % ,,in 2014 ,, three years I am working job ,so I discontinued education , but I interested to study Ca ,, plzz I want suggestion plzz help me ,, which is best course for me ,,, can possible I get CA course ,, plzz tell me i am eligable to do Ca Course plzz help need ,,,,,

  107. This is really the best post for proceding ca examination after 12 th paas…….
    But i have a doght that is if we have got 50% in 12th paas so may we join ca that time or not……

  108. Hi I am Shadad. Im doing 12th with commerce and i have 53% in 10th board exam. What i do for became a CA and what is the fee for became a CA. Please give me some advised.

  109. Hlo i want to do CA … I jst passed my graduation in this year so i want yo knw wht i have to do for CA … Please suggest me .. Thnx

  110. Hi, I passed BSC(Hons) on 2014 with 62% marks. Now I’m working in IT sector. Can I apply for CA course?

  111. Plz sir…. Help me….

    I am from poor family…and want to become a ca as soon as possible….?

  112. sir,i completed my in 2017 with overall “A” grade what are the process become an c.a.


    and how should prepare for c.a course after intermidiate.

  114. i have completed graduation in commerce stream in year 2007 with 79 percent marks . am i eligible to apply for ca exams

  115. Hi I am poonga I have completed course in 2017 I have a 67% how to join to ca in salem

  116. I have completted graduation in commerce in 2015 with 50 percentage eligible to apply C A exams..?

  117. I’m Ritwik want to prepare for cpt exam . I passed 12th on 2015,for 64% can I eligible for cpt exam??????

  118. I need advice that I can do ca after I complete 12 with commerce or I do b com or bba

  119. good morning sir,this is Bhaskar.Recently completed from jntuh university can i join in C.A course and is it possible to complete C.A for students is there any srudent who completed C.A after give me a suggestion.

  120. I’m studying in 12th by PCM and I want to become Chartered Accountant. I want to know what to do after 12th?

  121. i am completed M COM i am interested to joining CA course please tell me suggestions

    • yes you have directly regestration to the ipcc exam and 9 months you have done article ship and going coaching of ipcc exam and write ippcc exam pass in 55 % both groups and countinues your article ship and last finally write final exam and pass in 50% perstante both group finally ca

  122. Im studyiny class11with science can i join c.a …i had passed class ten with 80percentage.

  123. I’m studying in 12th science. I want to become Chartered Accountant. I want to know what to do after 12th?

  124. i want to do CA and now i just complete my 5th semester exam in. from mumbai university. so can i do direct ipcc before 6th sem exam.

  125. Dear sir/medam,

    I have completed to in 2015 pass out how to CA course join and full details and informations anybody help me please i give you mobile number and mail id

  126. Dear sir/ madam
    I am from Nepal can i study CA after +2. what is the cost of studying CA.

  127. hlo sir i have just given my exam of 10th standard and i have doubt that which subjet we have to choose in 11th and 12th standard to br a CA

  128. hlo sir i have just given my exam of 10th standard and i have doubt that which subjet we have to choose in 11th and 12th standard to br a CA

  129. after graduation do we have to take the intermediate test and pass both the groups and then go for training -OR- only appear for ITT and Orientation and go for training ?

  130. .I have completed my bcom through distance education. .am I eligible for applying for CA. ..


  132. Sir I’m now studying puc 2nd year commerce. I’m eligible for enroll the cpt exam and get preparation for exams…

  133. I did my PG in 2013 aggrigate 66 ,%
    Now I want to clear the CA COURSE
    kindly suggest the way what I need to do

  134. my graduation percentage is 55% in bsc. but post graduation percentage is 62 . i am eligible for ipcc exam.

  135. hyyy
    I am sapna
    Completed to in 2018.percentage is 62 can i eligible for CA.
    Plz tell me .

  136. to join INTER 55% at graduation is must or only final Marksheet ( 3rd Year) with 55% can also be consider. 🙂

    or if I join foundation cpt is it easy to pass, or practice/learning needed

  137. I am a 11th com student I want to become a CA,But I have not taken the subject of maths but Sp .
    So it will be easy for me to clear the CPT Exam in 1st attempt.


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