CA CPT 2018 Exam

Nupur Kaushik Updated On: 23 Nov, 2018 12:47 IST

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About CA CPT 2018

Chartered Accountant Common Proficiency Test, commonly known as CA CPT, is conducted in offline mode. Held twice in a year, in the month of June and December, it is through this exam that candidates become eligible to pursue Chartered Accountancy (CA) as a career. CA CPT judges aspirants’ capabilities in General Economics, Accounting, Mercantile Laws, and Quantitative Aptitude. 

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CA CPT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

To become eligible for CA CPT (December session), candidates must satisfy the eligibility criteria laid down by the exam conducting authority, i.e. Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). The eligibility norms of the CA CPT specifies conditions related to educational qualification, registration, etc. To appear in the CA CPT, candidates must not violate any of the eligibility norms, otherwise, his/her candidature will be considered disqualified.

Following is the eligibility criteria of CA CPT:

  • Candidates should have cleared ...

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CA CPT 2018 Syllabus

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) prescribes the syllabus of CA CPT. Before appearing for CA CPT, it is essential for the candidates to have a thorough understanding of the exam syllabus of CA CPT. The syllabus of CA CPT mentions the topics and sub-topics that candidates must prepare to qualify in the entrance exam.

Section-wise CA CPT 2018 Syllabus

Section A: Fundamentals of Accounting

Syllabus

Topics

Inventories

Basis of inventory valuation and record keeping

Accounting Process

Books ...

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CA CPT 2018 Exam Pattern

It is important to gain complete information about the exam pattern of CA CPT before appearing for the entrance exam. By knowing the CA CPT 2018 exam pattern, you will get a fair idea about the number of questions, marks distribution, time duration and format of the exam.

Following is the detailed exam pattern of CA CPT 2018:

  • CA CPT is a Pen and paper-based test.

  • CA CPT is divided into four parts i.e. Part 1 – Fundamentals of Accounting and ...

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How to Prepare for CA CPT 2018

CA CPT exam is a gateway to enrol in Charted Accountancy (CA) course offered by ICAI. Therefore, CA aspirants must focus on CPT exam so that they can gain eligibility for CAT course. In recent years, ICAI prescribed minimum qualifying marks for CPT exam, and only qualified students can get into CA course. Cracking CPT in the first attempt is not difficult, and it is easy with perfect preparation. In other words, a dedicated preparation for 45 days will help ...

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CA CPT 2018 Result

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) will announce the Common Proficiency Test (CPT), Foundation and Final (old and new syllabus) exam results for December 2018 exam. 

Candidates who appeared for the exam will be able to check the results and merit lists on the official ICAI website.

Steps to Check ICAI December 2018 Exam Results

  • Visit the official website of ICAI
  • Click on the link available to access the results.
  • Provide your roll number and pin or registration number  ...

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Best Books for CA CPT 2018

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) conducts the Common Proficiency Test (CPT) for candidates pursuing Chartered Accountancy as a career. In India, it is mandatory for candidates to appear for the CPT or CA Foundation examination after Class 12 in order to pursue CA. Basically, a candidate becomes eligible to get registered with the ICAI and pursue the next levels after qualifying this examination.

The CA CPT exam is usually conducted twice a year and the next examination is in the month of ...

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CA CPT 2018 Admit Card

CA CPT 2018 admit card for December exam has been released by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) in online mode on 21st November 2018. CA CPT 2018 (December session) is scheduled to be conducted on 16th December 2018, and the admit card for the same has also been issued. In order to download the CA CPT 2018 admit card, candidates have to go to the official website of ICAI and provide the required login credentials such as registration ID and ...

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How to Apply for CA CPT 2018

The online application process for CA CPT December 2018 started on 4th October 2018. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) issued the application form for the examination. To fill the ICAI CA CPT application form, candidates must register themselves for CA CPT 2018 exam before the last date of submitting the application. The last date to apply for CA CPT (December 2018) exam is 25th October 2018 (without late fee) and 1st November 2018 (with late fee). For completing the CA ...

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CA CPT Conducting Body

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is the conducting authority of CA CPT. It is a statutory body that regulates the profession of Chartered Accountancy in India. ICAI is the one of the second largest professional body of Chartered Accountants that functions under the administrative control of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. It is the only licensing body of the financial audit and accountancy profession, which recommends the accounting standards to be followed by companies in India to National Advisory Committee on Accounting Standards (NACAS). 

CA CPT 2018 Important Dates

The ICAI (Institute of Charted Accountants of India) has announced the official schedule for CA CPT (Common Proficiency Test) to be conducted in the month of December 2018. 

Events

Dates

CA CPT 2018 Online Application Process Start Date

4th October 2018

Last Date to Fill CA CPT Online Application Form 2018

25th October 2018

CA CPT 2018 Admit Card

21st November 2018

Date of CA CPT December Exam 2018

16th December 2018

CA CPT December 2018 Result Declaration

One month after the exam is conducted

CA CPT 2018 Exam Centers

Jammu

Tirupur

Tirunelveli

Nellore

Shimla

Kaithal

Kottayam

Bhubaneswar

Tirupati

Srinagar (j&k)

Asansol

Sirsa

Karnal

Rewa

Visakhapatnam

Nizamabad

Yamunanagar

Patiala

Kannur

Ludhiana

Saharanpur

Sri ganganagar

Berhampore

Cuttack

Rewari

Warangal

Panipat

Satna

Sonepat

Kozhikode

Tuticorin

Rohtak

Shimoga

Karim nagar

Sikar

Guntur

Kumbakonam

Udupi

Sangrur

Sivakasi

Kollam (quilon)

Sirohi

Hubli

Bengaluru

Vellore

Bathinda

Thiruvananthapuram

Abu Dhabi (U.A.E.)

Chennai

Hyderabad

Salem

Vijayawada

Bhiwani

Thrissur

Doha

Coimbatore

Kakinada

Belgaum

Bellary

Chandigarh

Udaipur

Dubai

Eluru

Tiruchirapalli

Faridabad

Kurnool

Delhi / new delhi

Ujjain

Kathmandu (Nepal)

Ernakulam

Ongole

Fatehabad

Madurai

Patna

Varanasi

Muscat

Erode

Palakkad

Gurgaon

Malappuram

Raipur

Ambala

Moradabad

Kishangarh

Pondicherry

Hisar

Mangalore

Ranchi

Amritsar ...

Contact Details

Address: C-1, Block C, ICAI Bhavan, Sector 1, Noida, Uttar Pradesh 201301

Phone number: 0120 398 9398

Website: www.icai.org

Important Dates

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CA CPT 2018 Important Events Dates
Registration Date 04 Oct to 25 Oct, 2018
Exam Date 16 Dec, 2018

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