Chartered Accountant - How to become Chartered Accountant?


Chartered Accountants are individuals who are employed in the fields of finance as well as business. They specialize in taxation and auditing in addition to accounting. There are numerous career opportunities accessible for students who have finished their course in Chartered Accountancy. Multinational firms like ICICI Prudential, Reliance, Om Kotak Mahindra and SBI Life in addition to other companies like Max New York Life as well as ING Vysya Life employs students of Chartered Accountancy. Students of this field also get very good salaries. Professionals of this field will have a monthly remuneration of approximately Rs. 50,000. The remuneration of the candidates will depend on their qualification as well as the type of the company that hires them.

Qualifying Exam

The Chartered Accountancy course ha duration of 2 years.  It has 3 exams. They are - Competency Professional Test (CPT) and Professional Competency Course (PCC). The final and main exam is the Professional Competency Examination.

Who is eligible to apply?

Candidates who seek to become chartered accountants are required to be citizens of India. Those who are applying for the Competency Professional Test (CPT) course must have cleared their class 10. But in order to write this exam, the candidates must have finished class 10+2. There is no age limit for applying for this course.

How to prepare for exam and interview?

Candidates who are appearing for the test can prepare by going for tuitions or coaching. Another option for them to is to practice with mock question papers. These will be available from all leading book stores. By doing this, the students will get a clear idea about the exam syllabus and pattern. When they are appearing for the interview, the students must make sure that they answer correctly. Taking some time for answering each question will also be a good idea.



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37 Responses to “Chartered Accountant - How to become Chartered Accountant?”

  1. 37

    i am interested in financial market, share trading . i have already done an mba. what i should study further course to improve my knowledge

  2. 36
    prakash rathod:

    charterd.accounts.collages pune

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    rahul shaw:


  4. 34
    prem singh:

    i want red c.a. but main 2nd year me padhta hu. kya main final kar ke c.a. kar sakta hu.

  5. 33
    Nehal khan:

    Hi i am nehal from nagpur.
    CA ke liye 12th me kitna percentage chahiye,
    phir 12th ke baad kya processor hai,aur kitne ywar ka course hai

  6. 32

    If a student read chartad accounting after ISC

  7. 31
    mohammed farsad:

    sir ,iam farsad
    really i opted for science after 10 but i feel unhappy with it
    and now i decided to drop science on september and to appear freshly next year for commerce
    i have to achieve CA ,so please give a clear picture of CA
    and suggestions on what i want do from oct-mar to perform well in commerce especially in accoutancy

  8. 30
    Joel john:

    hello sir,
    i have opted commerce after 10th.we don’t have mathematics as a subject in is there any problem if i want to do c.a??

  9. 29

    sir iam a phicically handicaped person if iam eligible this study

  10. 28
    farhat anjum:

    i have com. without maths class 12 .Can i become a C.A.or managing director. can i ??????????

  11. 27

    hello sir,
    i am sindhuja from sirkali which is near chidaberam in tamilnadu i am doing my can u tell me the procedure to become a chartered accountant.

  12. 26
    arya sudarsan:

    hello sir,
    i have opted commerce after 10th.we don’t have mathematics as a subject in is there any problem if i want to do c.a????????

  13. 25

    hello sir,
    good morning, i passed my degree, aggrigare 48 % , right now working in gulf, my puc marks are 71% , iam interested in CA, Pls give me the detials .


  14. 24
    muneeba jameel:

    i dont no how to become a ca ?????????what all course will be coming ?????and what is the scope in this

  15. 23

    i want to do the ca.what is best books required to do best in ca cpt and also ipcc
    please send to me the answer

  16. 22
    darshan kumar:

    helo sir.i completed bbm on july 2011.can i apply for ca course

  17. 21
    Kamal Jhalawat:

    Iam Kamal studying at Udaipur in Rajasthan in12th Commerce, I want to appear in CA entrance exam after completion of 12th. I have not got registered with the institute for appearing in the exam. Kindly guide me for the same.
    With regrds



  18. 20

    sir i am from mumbai nd i want 2 bcom a chartered accountant nd i m in HSC
    how can i bcom a ca
    can u tel me d adress of nearest icai inst.

  19. 19

    Dear’sir main abhi2 graduation pass kiya hai bcom 60 percent k sath but mera houners paper nahi tha kya main ca intermediate k liye apply kar sakta hun.

  20. 18
    Gayitri D:

    i ve completed my with 47%. can i get direct entrance for intermediate course. plz inform me

  21. 17

    SIR, i am graduate in commerce. i can register for ca-cpt and also attempted 5 times of CPT from last 3 years. but i can’t clear till now. I HAVE A GREAT AIM TO BECOME A CA. AND I HAVE 53% IN DEGREE. PLEASE TELL ME WHAT ARE SUCCESS STEPS TO BECOME A CA.

  22. 16
    Rashid Muhammed:

    i am a student studying in class 10th in Kuwait. my aim is to become a charted accountant so hw can i become a charted accontant

  23. 15

    sir i m from Bangalore and have completed my Bcom, very lately by correspondence from kuvempu university, in the year of 2010 recently. now my age is 35,is it possible to do CA by distance education.plz inform me .my cell no.9620896246

    now i am working as secretary in private company,

  24. 14
    Sahil Midha:

    I Want To Do CA After 12th

    What I Can Do For This

    Please Give Knowledge To Me

  25. 13

    sir i m fro indore and have comoleted my it possible to do CA by distance education.plz inform me .my cell no.9893498141.


  26. 12

    i am a student of diploma in commercial practice can i take up cpt enterance

  27. 11
    Purnendu Pathak:

    i got 54% in 12th is there any probability that i will clear Cpt in my first attempt in december

  28. 10

    send me information about cpt to final knowledge

  29. 9

    I am Persuing right now my MBA last sem and am 22 years old, can i Opt to become a CA now? What will be the procedure to follow for This, plz reply

  30. 8

    how to FIll the oneline exam application .replay fast .

  31. 7

    why the students are not passing cpt exam.what is the secret of exam passing.

  32. 6

    after 10th science or commerce is godd for ca

  33. 5
    Govind Singh:

    i want konw what is the date of fill cpt exam from

  34. 4

    exam date of CA

  35. 3

    i have question about cpt registration.i have registered for cpt in june2006 with register no WRO0258444. and not give any attempt. but now i wish to give attempt for cpt. so i have to register freshly. or reregistration have to be done?

  36. 2

    Please provide me guidance regarding ICWAI course. also provide me details regarding opportunities after doing this course.

  37. 1

    I am a 49 year B.Com passed in 1980 by 43%, presently employed in a private sector, can i do the CA? If so, please inform the proceedure.