ICAI CA CPT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

ICAI CA CPT is a National level, entry-level qualifying examination, conducted two times in a year i.e. in June and in December, This year CA CPT will be held on May 2018. Candidates applying for CA CPT 2018 February examination need to fulfill following eligibility conditions of CA CPT 2018

ICAI CA CPT  Eligibility

  • Candidates must have registered/switched over to Common Proficiency Course with Board of Studies of ICAI before October 2, 2017 (since October 1, 2017, was a Sunday).
  • Candidates must have passed 10+2 level (Senior Secondary) qualifying examination from any national or state recognised Board of Secondary Education in India.
  • Candidates must get re-validated his/her registration to Common Proficiency Course in case it has been three years since their CPT registration. Candidates must note that CPT course registration is valid only for three years. So, candidates who are already registered need to re-validate from concerned Regional Office before their registration expires before three years.
  • Candidates applying for CA CPT 2017 December examination must have a valid registration Id as at the time of registration.

Reservation for CPT  Exam:

There is no Reservation scheme announced from the authority, Hence all the candidates are treated the same to apply for CPT exam, either he/She is Gen/SC/ST/OBC.

Exemption from CA CPT 

  • Candidates who have completed graduation or post graduation in Commerce stream with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate of all subjects or its equivalent from a state or nationally recognised university are exempted from CA CPT.
  • Candidates qualifying undergraduate or postgraduate degree from Open University are also exempted from appearing in CA CPT.
  • Candidates holding UG/PG degree in a stream other than Commerce and have obtained at least 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade from recognised University (including Open University) are exempted from CA CPT exam.

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