Chartered Accountancy (CA) is a highly eminent, dynamic and rewarding profession and this course requires rigorous theoretical education and practical training and testing of students before they can be designated Chartered Accountants.
There are three levels of knowledge viz. basic knowledge, working knowledge and advanced knowledge which specify the scope and depth of professional competence expected to be acquired and demonstrated by CA students at the CPT, IPCC and Final stages respectively.
CA CPT Dec 2017 Admit Card at icaiexam.icai.org
Did you know? In terms of the decision of the Examination Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), the practice of sending physical admit cards by post is discontinued with effect from June 2014 CA CPT Examination for those candidates who had submitted their exam application forms online.
However, if you have submitted physical examination application forms (i.e. OMR) for Common Proficiency Test to be held on 17th Dec 2017 then you will obviously get physical admit card by post to your address as you had mentioned in Exam Application Form.
Accordingly, if you have applied the ICAI entrance level course examination i.e. for appearing in the CA CPT (Common Proficiency Test) Examination to be held on Sunday, 17th December, 2017 then you should have to download your CPT Admit Card/ Hall Ticket from icaiexam.icai.org by login into your account with ICAI.
The candidates shall not required to remember their PIN (Personal Identification Number) for downloading their CA Exam CPT Admit Card 2016. For downloading/printing of the admit cards, candidates will have to login to their Single-Sign-On account at icaiexam.icai.org as under:
Step-1 (Account Login):
CA CPT students may Click Here to visit ICAIexam.icai.org and login into your account using your login id and password. See the screenshot here under:
Step-2 (View Admit Card):
After login into your account, just click on the View link in front of Admit Card. The next window will show you the option for printing printing your CPT Admit Card.
Step-3 (Print Admit Card):
Thereafter in the next page click on continue to download your admit card in PDF or print the same in A4 size paper immediately. Hence, click “Continue” button only when your printer is ready and WAIT. Note that you will be allowed only three times for downloading the CPT Admit Card. You may save the Admit Card in PDF format and print the same anytime.
Note that CA Institute will not issue physical admit cards to those who have submitted ICAI exam form online. Therefore, will be required to print their admit cards from official website at http://www.examicai.icai.org/ i.e. online only, which will be equally valid for admission to the examination.
(Available from 23th Nov 2017)
After downloading the admit card please verify your Photo, Name, Reg. Number., Exam Centre etc. and contact the concerned person for any query regarding CPT Exam at the following Help Line Desk:
Phone Numbers: 0120-3054 851, 852, 853, 854 0120-3054 835
Fax Numbers: 0120-3054841/843
Email ID: firstname.lastname@example.org
In case the downloaded CPT Admit Card does not contain the specimen signature and photograph then you should not bother about that as because it will still be valid for admission/ entry to the examination CA CPT Exam Centre/ hall. But, you are required to carry your photo ID/photo & signature duly attested by a CA/ Gazette Officer/ Principal of School/ College while appearing in CPT and handover the same to the Invigilator for sending to the Institute.
Minimum Marks for passing CA CPT Dec 2017
In order to pass the CPT (Examination), a candidate is required to secure, at one sitting, a minimum of 30 percent marks in each Section and a minimum of 50 percent marks in the aggregate of all Sections, subject to the principle of negative marking, being 1/4 Mark (one fourth) for each wrong answer, as per Regulation 36A.
- Fundamentals of Accounting (Minimum Marks for Passing): 18
- Mercantile Laws (Minimum Marks for Passing): 12
- General Economics (Minimum Marks for Passing): 15
- Quantitative Aptitude (Minimum Marks for Passing): 15
[As revised in terms of the decision of the Council taken at its 317th meeting in pursuance of Notification No. I-CA(7)/145/2012 dated 1st August, 2012 and made effective from CPT held in June 2013 and onwards]
Thus, you have to secure only 50% marks in the aggregate and 30% minimum passing marks in a subject/ section of Paper-Pencil mode CPT exam to be held on 17th Dec, 2017. The result of Dec 2017 CPT Exam will most likely to be declared in the last week of Feb, 2017.