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ICAI: Advanced ICITSS – Adv. Information Tech CBT Test

Advanced ICITSS-Adv. Information Technology Test

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) will be organizing the Advanced Integrated Course on Information Technology and Soft Skills (Advanced ICITSS) – Information Technology Test To equip aspiring Chartered Accountant (CA) students with comprehensive knowledge and practical skills. This course aims to foster an in-depth understanding of Information Technology’s applications in the accounting and auditing field, providing aspiring students with a uniform theoretical and practical foundation.

Candidates will receive specialized training in Electronic Spreadsheets, Database Management Systems, Computer Assisted Audit Techniques (CAAT), Accounting Packages, and more.

The upcoming Advanced ICITSS – Information Technology Test will be conducted by ICAI in a Computer-Based Mode (CBT) in January 2023, as per the announcement. This test presents a valuable opportunity for students to enhance their IT proficiency and soft skills, contributing to their overall growth and development in the field of chartered accountancy.

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India Important Announcement

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has decided to conduct the Advanced Integrated Course on Information Technology and Soft Skills (Advanced ICITSS) – Adv. Information Technology Test in a Computer-Based Mode (CBT). The test dates have been finalized and are as follows:

Test Dates23-Dec-202320-Jan-202424-Feb-202430-Mar-2024
Eligibility Criteria i.e., Advanced ICITSS – Advanced IT course to be completed on/before23-Nov-202320-Dec-202324-Jan-202415-Mar-2024
Commencement of submission of examination application forms04-Dec-202302-Jan-202402-Feb-202411-Mar-2024
Last date for submission of online examination application forms:08-Dec-202306-Jan-202406-Feb-202415-Mar-2024

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has announced that computer-based tests will be held in multiple cities, provided a sufficient number of candidates express their willingness to participate. However, ICAI retains the right to cancel or relocate centres if the number of candidates opting for a particular city is insufficient or if there are any other operational constraints.

Online Application Process for Examination Forms

Candidates who have completed or are in the process of completing the Advanced ICITTS-Advanced Information Technology course, as per the eligibility criteria for the respective exams, can apply online for the upcoming test. The application process will take place exclusively through the official ICAI website at Additionally, candidates are required to make the necessary payment of the test fee via the online payment gateway. Physical applications will not be accepted, and there is no provision for submitting applications with a late fee. It is important to note that once a centre is selected, no changes can be made afterwards.

Test Fee Structure

The examination fee for the upcoming computer-based test has been determined as follows:

  • First-time test applicants are exempt from paying the test fee.
  • For candidates applying for the test for the second time onwards, the test fee is set at ₹500/- and must be paid online through the designated payment gateway.
  • Candidates opting for the Dubai Center must pay a test fee of USD $150, while those selecting the Kathmandu Center will need to pay ₹850/-.

Detailed information, as well as guidance notes, can be accessed on the official ICAI website at

Additional information and rules and regulations will be notified on

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