CA CPT / Foundation Registration 2018 – The revised scheme is now in effect. CA CPT Registration 2018 is now actually CA Foundation Registration 2018. All those who apply to The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India now are doing so under the new scheme. Read rules of the new scheme so as to clear any confusion and then register. The process of registration is simple and candidate friendly. Use own email ID and mobile number. Make requisite fee payment. Follow all instructions laid down by ICAI to complete your registration for Foundation / CPT course. You will get a student registration as soon as you apply for any course in ICAI.

CA CPT / Foundation Registration 2017-2018

Earlier the cut-off date for registration to Common Proficiency Course (CPC) to become eligible for appearing in Common Proficiency Test (CPT) to be held in June/ December every year was 1st April / 1st October. However, with the new scheme in place, the cutoff dates have changed. Following are the new cut off dates for registration.

Event Dates
Last date to register with BoS 01 Jul to 31 Dec 2017

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CA CPT / Foundation Registration 2017- 2018 Important Points

Rules of new scheme dictate that a candidate should in the first place complete 4 months of the study period and qualified class 12th examination in order to be eligible for CA Foundation Registration.

The Common Proficiency Test (CPT), or Foundation is open only to students registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India for the Common Proficiency Course on or before the cut off date and fulfill the requisite eligibility conditions.

CA CPT / Foundation Registration 2018 for the Common Proficiency Test or Foundation is the first step to appear in the exam. Candidates must first register with ICAI and only then they can fill the CA CPT / Foundation application form for the exam. Before applying for the exam, the candidate must register for the Common Proficiency Test Course.

Implementation schedule of revised scheme

This is to inform that the Revised Scheme of Education and Training for CA course is in effect from July 01, 2017. Students who were eligible to register under the old scheme could register on or before June 30, 2017. With effect from July 01, 2017, the registration in the CPT / IIPCC / Final under the old scheme has been discontinued.

ICAI will hold Foundation Examinations in the months of May and November. Earlier the CPT exams were in June and December. In order to appear in CA Foundation May exam, candidates must register before December 31 of the previous year. Likewise, to appear in CA Foundation November exam, register by June 30 of that year. These cover required study period of four months.



  1. i have purchase the ca cpc form from icai bhawan on march and i have not submitted the form till 1st april and i want to submit the the form in april for december attempt can i submit the same form to icai is this possible.please tell me sir……

  2. Just abhi maina 12th ka ezam diya h or result bhi nhi aya ha toh main cpt ka registration kr sakti hu or uska cpt ka exam kab dena ha konsi date ko dena honga agar abhi registered kiya toh

  3. i am bcom student going to third year finished my 10th in 2013 but did not register for cpt then. am i eligible to register now want to give th exam in dec 2017

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