CA Foundation Exam Registration Process: Eligibility, Important Dates, Fees
The first step toward becoming a Chartered Accountant (CA) is the CA Foundation;
Intermediate and Final are the next levels. To turn into a CA, understudies should pass every
one of the three stages.
Up-and-comers should enlist with ICAI online to take the CA Establishment tests in May 2023 and December 2023, separately. In this blog, we will enlighten you regarding the CA Establishment Enlistment process, last date and test charges.
CA Foundation 2023 Eligibility
The foundation exam for chartered accountants can be taken by any student who passed
the 12th grade. Even though students in the commerce stream have an advantage in
syllabus knowledge, students in the science and arts streams are also eligible for the CA
foundation exam and can apply with the same enthusiasm as they do. Science and arts
students have an analytical advantage over commerce students.
The CA Foundation course 2023 serves as the certification exam. After passing the class 12th examination, which is administered by an examination body established by law in India or an examination recognized by the Central Government as being comparable there, students can register for the foundation course test.
If you are a graduate or postgraduate who is inclined to enter this profession, you are exempt from this level and can register immediately at the intermediate level through the ICAI CA Direct Entry Scheme
CA Foundation June 2023 Dates
|Exam Form available for Foundation Course||3 rd Feb’23|
|Last date to fill the Examination form without Late Fee||3 rd Mar’23|
|Last date to fill the Examination form with Late Fee||24 th Feb’23|
|Correction window for applicants of Examination Form||4 th Mar’23 – 10 th Mar’23|
|CA Foundation Exams Paper 1||24th Jun’23|
|CA Foundation Exams Paper 2||26 th Jun’23|
|CA Foundation Exams Paper 3||28 th Jun’23|
|CA Foundation Exams Paper 4||30 th Jun’23|
|Availability of Admit Card||To be notified|
|CA Foundation Jun 2023 Exam Result||To be notified|
CA Foundation Fees
|Sr No||Fee Details||Indian Students||Foreign Students|
|1||Registration Fees||Rs 9,000||$700|
|2||Cost of Foundation Prospectus||Rs 200||$20|
|3||Subscription for Member’s Journal (Optional)||Rs 400||$40|
|4||Examination Fees||Rs 1500||$325|
The total CA foundation course fees is Rs 11,100(optional subscription for member’s journal also included) for Indian students and $1085 for foreign students. The CA foundation registration is valid only for 3 years, post which a student needs to pay Rs. 500 more if they have to continue further and revalidate their registration.
The examination form fees for the CA Foundation course in India for 2023 are as follows:
- For Indian Students – Rs 1500
- For students from Nepal – Rs 2200
- For foreign students - $325
Late Fees of ₹ 600/- for Centers in India and Nepal ($10 for Overseas Centers) is applicable.