CPT or the COMMON PROFICIENCY TEST It is an entry level test for Chartered Accountancy Course. CA CPT is considered as one of the best career paths and has been pursued by the students who find themselves comfortable at numbers. ICAI, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, is responsible for awarding CPT. There are many jobs available in government sector and in private sector for CA-CPT qualifiedstudents, both on part time or full time basis. CPT is an objective type test with 4 subjects in Syllabus i.e. Fundamentals of Accounting, MercantileLaw, General Economics and Quantitative Aptitude.

The minimum educational qualification required for CA-CPT exam, for registration is a pass at the 10th Standard Examination or any other examination as recognized by the central government as equivalent thereto. Regarding the course duration, this may vary depending on the minimum educational qualification of the candidate. The minimum duration of the Course for a student may vary between 6 months to one year. There are two sessions in CPT exam with negative marking system in each session. Every incorrect answer on the CPT exam carries a 0.25 negative mark. The CPT exams are conducted biannually, in the month of JUNE/DECEMBER.

Course Schedule

Common Proficiency Test (CPT)Regular onlyMonday- Saturday, 10 am-4 pm

Admission Procedure

  1. Verification of eligibility documents(Tenth,Plus two, Degree Certificates, proof of other qualifications, in case applicable).
  2. Student should pay INR 5000 as admission fee.
  3. Submit two passport size photos, for official purpose.
  4. The Commencement date of classes will be declared at the time of admission.


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