Wednesday 12 July 2017

Things you should know about CA CPT - IRS Coaching

First of all, let me introduce with the term CPT, it stands for ‘Common Proficiency Test’, which is the first entrance test that you need to clear to enter in Chartered Accountancy.  Before giving this attempt, you have to get registered with the ‘Institute of Chartered Accountants of India’ (ICAI). If you are 12th passed, then you are eligible to appear for the CPT exam.

In today’s blog we are going to share some basic things you need to know about the CA CPT Exam in order to make you prepared for the exams.

·         The subjects

There are four subjects in CA CPT Entrance that you need to prepare to clear the exam in first attempt. The four subjects are Accounting, Mercantile Laws, Economics and Quantitative Aptitude. If you are good with numbers and enjoy to it, then you have a good prospect as a Chartered Accountant.

·         The question paper

There will be 200 objective type questions in the question paper. The accounting is for 60 marks, Mercantile Laws for 40 marks, Economics for 50 marks and Quantitative Aptitude for 5o marks. You need to score at least 30 percent in each subject and minimum of 50 percent in the total. Every incorrect question will cost you the deduction of 0.25 marks. Both online and offline modes of exams are conducted.

·         The registration process

If you have passed you 12th standard exams, then you can register for CPT exam for Rs. 6100. You need to register before 1st April for June attempt and before 1st October for December attempt. You need to make your registration in ICAI (Institute of Chartered Accountants of India).

So, if you are aspiring to become a successful CA, then you need to get ready to face all the difficulty and hustle while doing your course. Registration is very important to appear for the exam. You need to take classes, if you want to clear the CPT exam in first attempt.  You can join IRS, the best institute for CPT Coaching in Delhi. They have the best faculty and environment that will help you to build a better career in Chartered Accountancy. 


  1. Thank you for sharing this post but now CPT is replaced by CA foundation so there are some changes makes by ICAI in syllabus also. To know more about CA foundation course visit VSI Jaipur.

  2. This is very useful information, thank you so much for sharing. Download the ICAI CPT study material.

  3. Thanks sharing this useful information with me!
    Now ICAI replaced CPT with CA foundation and for CA Foundation preparation students should download CA foundation model question papers, mock test papers, and previous year question papers.

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