CPT - Common Proficiency Test

About the course

  • Entry level test for Chartered Accountancy Course
  • CPT is an objective type test with negative marking.
  • Test comprises four subjects
    • Accounting (60 marks)
    • Mercantile Laws (40 marks)
    • General Economics (50 marks)
    • Quantitative Aptitude (50 marks)
  • Passing Criteria – Must Obtain a minimum of 30% marks in each section and a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate of all the sections, subject to the principle of negative marking
  • Examination will be conducted in two sessions of two hours each
    Session I - 10.30 am – 12.30 a.m.
    Session II - 2.00 pm – 4.00 p.m

Held twice in a year in the month of June and December.

Who can join the course?

A candidate can appear in CPT examination after appearing in the Senior Secondary Examination (10+2 examination) conducted by an examining body constituted by law in India or an examination recognised by the Central Government as equivalent thereto.

How to apply for admission to the CPT Course?

A student is required to apply in the prescribed form. (Link:CPT online registration: Online Registration ) A student may also buy Prospectus remitting Rs.100 in The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). The application form is available in the Prospectus.

Mode of Payment

Offline: DD/Pay Order favouring “The secretary, institute of chartered accountants of India” payable at Chennai for Rs.6000

Online: Payment can be made by Debit/Credit card for Rs. 6100

Classes Commencement

CPT December 2015- July 20, 2015 (Admissions open)

For Registration contact

Administration Officer

No.49, First Floor, Sathyamoorthy road
Opp. to Ramani’s Mithila Apartment
Ramnagar, Coimbatore – 641 009.

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