The aspiring candidate for a CA exam should have cleared the Senior Higher Secondary Examination (10+2). Students waiting for (10+2) results can also apply.
Students can join a CA program after (10+2) or graduation. There is no restriction in terms of age or percentage secured in (10+2).
Foundation Course is the most important examination to be cleared by the candidates in order to enter the profession of Chartered Accountancy.
Exemption From Foundation If
any Commerce Graduate / Post-Graduate who has studied any 3 full papers of 100 marks each out of :
3.Income Tax Laws
10.Indirect Tax Laws
Management Including Financial Management and passed the examination by securing a minimum aggregate of 55% of the total marks or its equivalent grade from any recognized University is exempt from appearing for Foundation and can directly appear for the next level i.e. CA Intermediate Course (Former CA IPCC).
For enrollment, a candidate should pass both Foundation and 10+ 2, before registering for Intermediate Course.
CA Final Exam
For enrollment, a candidate can appear for the Groups or Group I or Group II as the case may be subject to fulfilment of following conditions:
The candidate must have passed the Intermediate Examination.
The candidate must have completed the practical training as required by ICAI.