The Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has announced that the next Common Proficiency Test (CPT) Examination will be held on Sunday, 17th December, 2017 in two sessions in 191 examination centres (Cities in India) and 5 overseas centres.
This announcement regarding CA CPT Dec 2017 has been made by CA Institute in pursuance of Regulation 22 of the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988 vide ICAI Notification No. 13-CA (EXAM)/CPT/Dec/2017.
The date for commencement of online filling of ICAI CPT Examination Form for Dec 2017 is 4th October, 2017 (10:00 A.M. IST). Before filing online CPT Exam Form, please check yourself whether you are eligible for appearing in CPT (Paper- Pencil Mode) Dec 2017 examination. CA CPT Dec 2017 examination is open only to students registered with the ICAI for the Common Proficiency Course on or before 30th June, 2017 and fulfill the requisite eligibility conditions.
Common Proficiency Test is an objective type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) based examination. Candidates will be allowed to opt for Hindi Medium Question Paper Booklet for answering the questions.
CA CPT Exam Date Dec 2017
CA CPT Exam Schedule
Sunday, 17th Dec, 2017
Morning Session 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM (IST)
Section – A Fundamentals of Accounting
Section – B Mercantile Laws
Afternoon Session 2.00 PM to 4.00 PM (IST)
Section – C General Economics
Section – D Quantitative Aptitude
This Common Proficiency Test will be conducted as per provisions of Regulation 25D (3) of the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988.
Free Online CA CPT Exam Form for Dec, 2017
The candidates may fill up the CPT examination application form online at icaiexam.icai.org and also remit the fee online by using VISA or MASTER Credit Card/ Debit Card. You may use Internet Banking facility for remitting the fee online for your CA CPT Dec 2017.
Important Dates for CPT Dec 2017
Following are the important dates for CA CPT Dec, 2017 Examination:
- Commencement of Online filling of CPT Exam Form: 4th October, 2017
- Last date for acceptance of application forms:
- Without late fees: 25th October, 2017
- With late fees (₹600): 1st November, 2017
- Date of declaration of result: Around one month from the date of examination i.e. 15th January 2018 (Expected)
You have to create your account on or before 25th Oct 2017 for filling of CPT Examination application form Online. However, you may also submit CA CPT Dec 2017 exam form upto 1st Nov 2017 with late fees of ₹600/-.
Physical CA CPT Examination Application Form
All candidates desirous of applying for CA CPT Dec 2017 will be required to submit their CA CPT examination application forms online only, at http://icaiexam.icai.org and also pay the applicable examination fee online, during the specified period.
Accordingly, there would be no sale of OMR examination application forms for students’ examinations across the sale counters of the Institute, with effect from CA CPT Dec, 2017 Examination onwards.
Overseas Centres Candidates:
The fee for candidates opting for Abu Dhabi and Dubai centres will be US $300 or its equivalent Indian Currency. However, the fee for the candidates opting for Kathmandu centre are required to remit ₹1700/- or its equivalent foreign Currency.
Note that the fees payable for the Common Proficiency Test is ₹1000/- for centres in India.
QUESTION PAPER BOOKLET LANGUAGE
Common Proficiency Test is an objective type multiple choice questions based examination. Candidates will be allowed to opt for Hindi medium Question Paper Booklet for answering the questions. Detailed information will be found given in the Information brochure.