CA CPT Exam 2020

CA CPT stands for Chartered Accountant Common Proficiency Test is also known as CA Foundation. The institutes of Chartered Accountants have organized CA CPT 2020 Exam. This national level exam which conducted 2 times in a year is qualifying and 1st stage exam for Chartered Accountancy Program.

CA CPT 2020: Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Registration and Admit Card

Latest Updated on CA CPT 2020: ICAI has postponed the CA examination for the May-July 2020 session due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The exam for the CA Courses July 2020 session is now combined with the November session. The CPT 2020 exam will now be conducted in November 2020.

Important dates of CA-CPT 2020

CPT 2020 Events Tentative Dates
Start of CA CPT Application Process August 5, 2020
Last Date to Submit Completed CA CPT Application Form August 25, 2020
Last Date to Submit Completed CA CPT Application Form with late fee of INR 600 September 4, 2020
CA CPT Admit Card Available for Download Last week of September 2020
CPT 2020 Events Tentative Dates
Online Exam Forms Re-opened September 9, 2020, to September 11, 2020
Application Correction Window September 7, 2020, to September 13, 2020
CPT Examination Date November 1, 2020 to November 18, 2020
CA CPT Results To be announced

CA CPT Exam Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who are interested in CA CPT Exam need to complete 10th standard to apply. But to appear for the exam candidates are required to complete 12th standard or 2nd years of the pre-university course.

CA CPT Registration

Applicants must have registered to Common Proficiency Course with Board of Studies of ICAI on or before 30th June 2020.

Registration number – The students need to have a valid registration number on the date of application for CA CPT Exam.

Age limited for the exam – There is no age limit for the exam

Pattern of CA CPT Exam

Complete CA CPT Exam pattern is given below –

Sessions Sections Marks Timing
CA CPT First session A-Fundamental of Accounting 60 10:30 AM-12:30 PM (two hours)
B- Mercantile Laws 40
Second session C-General Economics 50 2.00 PM -4.00 PM (two hours)
D-Quantitative Aptitude 50
Total 4 Sections 200 4 hours

CA CPT 2020 Admit card for the exam will only be available online. After downloading from internet candidates need to take a print out of the same.

Process of downloading CA CPT 2020 Admit card

Below steps can be followed for downloading the admit card –

  • Log on to the official website of ICAI. Click on the link provided for CA CPT 2020 Admit card
  • Candidates need to log in with id/password, as registered for CA CPT 2020 Admit card
  • After login candidates would be redirected to their ICAI registered account.
  • Click on the “view” button for CA CPT Admit card
  • You may save the admit card or click on the “download” button to get the admit card for CPT

Before downloading the CA CPT admit card, candidates are required to verify all the below details furnished in it:

  • Name of the candidate
  • Photograph of the candidate
  • Signature of the candidate
  • Registration number
  • Centre
  • Medium Opted (English/Hindi)

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