The date and place for the next Chartered Accountants Foundation Course have been announced by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) under New Scheme, Intermediate (IPC) under Old Scheme, Intermediate under New Scheme and Final Examination under Old & New Scheme Examinations.
Under the New Scheme, the Board announced the 9th, 11th, 15th & 17th of November 2020 for the course.
For the Final Examination in the New Scheme, the officials have stated 1st, 3rd, 5th & 7th November 2020 for Group I and 9th, 11th, 15th & 17th November 2020 for Group II.
For the Final Examination inside the Old Scheme, the officials have announced the 1st, 3rd, 5th & 7th of November 2020 for Group I and the 9th, 11th, 15th & 17th of November 2020 for Group II.
For the Intermediate (IPC) beneath the New Scheme, the administration signifies 2nd, 4th, 6th & 8th November 2020 for Group I and 10th, 12th, 16th & 18th November 2020 for Group II.
For the Intermediate (IPC) beneath the Old Scheme, the administration assigns 2nd, 4th, 6th & 8th November 2020 for Group I and 10th, 12th, & 16th November 2020 for Group II.
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Further, the Board declares the 9th, 11th, 15th & 17th November 2020 as a date for Insurance and Risk Management (IRM) Technical Examination for Modules I to IV.
There are two groups in which the examination is to be held, the Group A examination will be confined to the 2nd & 4th of November 2020 and the Group B examination will be confined to the 6th & 8th of November 2020, according to International Trade Laws World Trade Organisation (ITL & WTO).
On the 9th and 11th of November 2020, the test for international taxation has to be done.
“Candidates may note that two of the papers viz. Paper(s) 3 & 4 of the Foundation Examination are of 2 hours duration. Similarly, Elective Paper – 6 of the Final Examination (under the New Scheme) is of 4 hours,”
For the foundation examination, there will be no advance reading time given in papers 3 and 4 of all papers of Post Qualification Course Examinations on the other hand 15 minutes will be provided from 1.45 PM (IST) to 2 PM (IST) other exams.
Cities in which the CA exam in November 2020 will be scheduled has announced by the board.
There are 8 selected cities for conducting the CA examination specifically Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Doha, Dubai, Kathmandu, Kuwait, Muscat, and Kampala (Uganda).
“Applications for admission to Foundation, Intermediate (IPC), Intermediate & Final Examinations; Candidates are required to apply online at https://icaiexam.icai.org from 5th August 2020 to 25th August 2020 and remit the examination fee online by using VISA or MASTER or MAESTRO Credit / Debit Card / Rupay Card / Net Banking / Bhim UPI. They shall, however, be required to remit an additional ₹ 600/- towards the late fee (for Domestic & Kathmandu centres) and US$ 10 (for Overseas centres) in case the application online is made after 25th August 2020 and up to 4th September 2020 [up to 5.30 PM (IST)].
Kindly note that late fees are not applicable to Foundation Examinations i.e. Candidates of Foundation Examinations can fill out their examination application form from 5th August 2020 to 4th September 2020 [up to 5.30 PM (IST)] without late fees,”
“Candidates of Foundation, Intermediate (IPC), Intermediate and Final (Old & New Scheme) Examinations will be allowed to opt for English / Hindi medium for answering papers. Detailed information will be found in guidance notes hosted at https://icaiexam.icai.org. However, the medium of Examinations will be only English in respect of Post Qualification Course viz. Insurance and Risk Management (IRM) Technical Examination, International Trade Laws and World Trade Organisation (ITL & WTO) and International Taxation – Assessment Test (INTT – AT),”