The Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India has announced the exam date for next CA Foundation 2018. The Foundation course examination will be held on 11, 13, 15 and 17 November 2018. It will be held in a single shift from 02.00 PM to 05.00 PM for Paper 1 and 2, whereas, for Paper 3 to 4 to be held from 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM. The CA Foundation 2018 exam will be conducted at 192 test cities and at 5 Overseas Centres.
The registration for Online submission of Exam Forms for November 2018 has been started from August 06, 2018 and the last date to submit the application form by August 27, 2018. The last date to submit the application form with late fee is September 04, 2018.
The registration for Foundation course can be done online at icaiexam.icai.org. On the homepage, click on the link for “Login/ Register” tab. then click on “New User Registration” button. Next, the candidates have to enter details by selection the examination from the drop-down menu, entering the registration number, date of birth, email id, and mobile number.
Once the candidate enters their registration information, tick on the declaration and then click on “Register” button to submit the details. On submitting the registration details, you will receive the login credentials.
Lastly, it is advised to the candidates to keep the copy of the duly filled in exam form, for future reference. The last date to receipt of print out of online examination form duly filled up in PDF format is September 08, 2018.
The application fee payable is Rs. 1500/- (For opting a Centre in India), Rs. 2200/- (For opting Kathmandu Centre), US$ 325/- (For opting Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha or Muscat Centres. Applicants who submit their application form submitted after September 28 will have to pay the late fee of Rs. 600/- for Centres in India and Kathmandu (US$10 for Overseas Centres). The application fee is payable by online mode only.
The ICAI Foundation Examination is a gateway to enter into the profession of Chartered Accountancy. The CA Foundation exam is open for those who have registered for the Foundation Course with the Board of Studies of the Institute on or before the last date for registration, i.e June 30, 2018, or converted from Common Proficiency Course to Foundation Course on or before August 01, 2018 and have passed in class 12th or equivalent recognised examination.
It is a descriptive cum Objective type Examination which is held two times a year – once in the month of May and once in the month of November. The language of the question Paper will be English/Hindi. However, for Papers 3 & 4 the medium of the OMR Answer Sheet will be in English Medium only.