The Indian Institute Of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has conducted the CA Foundation 2018 examination on November 11, 13, 15 & 17, 2018. The result for CA Foundation 2018 examination will be announced on January 23, 2019. This is not yet sure that whether ICAI will publish the CA Foundation Answer Key 2018 at its official website or not. However, there are some Coaching Institutes who have published the CA Foundation Nov 2018 Question Paper and Answer Key. The candidates can use them both to cross-check their answers and calculate their probable score. To qualify the test, the candidates need to obtain minimum qualifying marks in the CA Foundation Nov 2018 examination. Candidates can check complete details on CA Foundation 2018 November examination from this page.
CA Foundation 2018
The CA foundation examination is held twice a year. First in the month of May and thereafter in November. Now, for the November session, the application forms were available. Candidates can check the schedule below for the CA Foundation 2018 November Date.
|CA Foundation 2018 November||Dates|
|Availability of application form||06 Aug 2018|
|Last date for application form submission
without late fee
|27 Aug 2018
08 Sep 2018 (for Candidates from Kerela Only)
|Last date to submit the application form with
|04 Sep 2018|
|Last date for receipt of print out of online
examination form duly filled up (PDF)
|08 Sep 2018|
|Hosting of Correction Window -I (without fees)||07 to 13 Sep 2018|
|Hosting of Correction Window -II (with fee)||15 – 24 Oct 2018|
|Availability Of Admit Card||11 Oct 2018|
|CA Foundation 2018 Nov examination||11, 13, 15 & 17 Nov 2018|
|Declaration of the result||23 Jan 2019|
The CA Foundation examination is conducted twice a year in offline mode. The CA Foundation 2018 May session examination was held successfully and the result for the same was declared on July 20, 2018. Now, on this page candidates can get all the information on CA Foundation 2018 November session. Candidates who have appeared in CA Foundation 2018 May examination, can also apply for this exam.
CA Foundation 2018 Admit Card
Those candidates who had successfully submitted their CA Foundation 2018 November exam form can download their CA Foundation 2018 Admit Card. Only candidates with valid admit cards will be able to appear in the CA Foundation 2018 November examination. The admit card for CA Foundation November 2018 examination is now available for download.
To download the admit card candidates have to log in using their registration number and password. No physical admit cards will be sent to the candidates. Thus, it is the responsibility of the candidates to log in and get their admit cards as per the schedule.
CA Foundation 2018 Exam Pattern
Below is the exam pattern of CA Foundation 2018 November examination.
Mode of the examination: Offline only
Number of papers/subjects: 4
Total marks: 400
The number of shifts: examination to be conducted in 4 days. Exah day candidates have to appear for 100 marks paper and for 3 hours.
Type of questions: paper 1 and paper 2 will be subjective/descriptive type. However, paper 3 and 4 will be MCQ type.
Negative Marking: In Paper 3 and 4, 1⁄4 (One Fourth) mark will be deducted for each wrong answer. multiple darkened circles for a question will also be treated as the wrong answer in paper 3 and 4.
Half or more fractional marks only will be rounded off to the next full mark in Paper 1 and 2.
|Paper||Exam Type||Subjects||Marks||Date and Timings|
|Paper 1||Subjective cum Descriptive||Principles and Practice of Accounting||100||November 11, 2018
(2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
|Paper 2||Business Laws & Business Correspondence and Reporting||100||November 13, 2018
(2:00 PM to 5:00 PM)
|Subjective cum Descriptive||Section A – Business Laws||60|
|Section B – Business Correspondence and Reporting*||40|
|Paper 3||Business Mathematics and Logical Reasoning & Statistics||100||November 15, 2018
(2:00 PM to 4:00 PM)
|Objective (MCQ Type)||Part 1 – Business Mathematics and Logical Reasoning||60|
|Part 2 – Statistics||40|
|Paper 4||Business Economics and Business and Commercial Knowledge||100||November 17, 2018
(2:00 PM to 4:00 PM)
|Objective (MCQ Type)||Part 1 – Business Economics||60|
|Part 2 – Business and Commercial Knowledge||40|
|*To be given compulsorily in the English Language.|
Note: There is no scope of improvement of the result of Foundation examination in the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988. Therefore, such students who have once passed the Foundation examination are not eligible to apply/appear afresh/again in the Foundation examination.
CA Foundation 2018 Syllabus
It is important to know what to prepare before you are going to appear in the examination. Without a direction to your preparation, you are just moving aimlessly. Thus, the CA Foundation 2018 Syllabus for the November examination will help you pout. Below is the syllabus:
For paper 1:
For paper 2:
For paper 3:
For paper 4:
CA Foundation 2018 Exam Centres
The CA Foundation 2018 November examination will be conducted across 533 centres in India and 5 foreign nations. Following are the list of examination centres of CA Foundation 2018 Exam.
|101||AHMEDABAD – I||Thaltej, Gurukul, Sola, Bopal, Bodakdev, Chandkheda, Gota, Vastrapur, Satellite, Memnagar|
|102||AHMEDABAD – II||Navrangpura, Naran pura, Nava Vadaj|
|103||AHMEDABAD – III||Shahibag, Paldi, Khanpur, Kalupur, Ellis Bridge|
|104||AHMEDABAD – IV||Isanpur, Juhapura, Sarkhej, Naroda, Vasna, Maninagar, Ghodasar|
|109||AURANGABAD – I||North of Jalna Road|
|110||AURANGABAD – II||South of Jalna Road|
|130||MUMBAI – I||Churchgate, Charni Road, Mazgaon|
|131||MUMBAI – II||Parel-East, Dadar-East, Matunga, Wadala, King Circle, Sion, Chembur|
|132||MUMBAI – III||Vidya Vihar, Ghatkopar, Bhandup, Mulund|
|133||MUMBAI – IV||Dadar West, Bandra West|
|134||MUMBAI – V||Santa Cruz, Vile Parle, Andheri|
|135||MUMBAI – VI||Jogeshwari(W), Goregaon(W), Malad(W)|
|136||MUMBAI – VII||Jogeshwari(E), Goregaon(E), Malad(E)|
|137||MUMBAI – VIII||Kandiwali(W), Boriwali(W), Dhaisar(W)|
|138||MUMBAI – IX||Kandiwali(E), Boriwali(E), Dhaisar(E)|
|139||NAGPUR – I||Wardhman Nagar, Gandhi Bagh, Mahal, Nandanwan|
|140||NAGPUR – II||Dharampeth, Bharat Nagar, Sitabuldi, Dhantoli|
|141||NAGPUR – III||Hanuman Nagar, Manewada, Trimurti Nagar, Wardha Road|
|143||NASHIK – I||Nashik City, Pimpalgaon, Panchvati, Meri, Mhasarul, Gangapur Road, Cidco, Ambad and Satpur|
|144||NASHIK – II||Nashik Road, Upnagar, Odha Dwarka, Devlali Camp|
|145||NAVI MUMBAI||Vashi, Sanpada, Nerul|
|151||PUNE – I||Katraj, Dhankawadi, Padmavati, Satara Road, Bibwewadi, Swargate, Sarasbaug, Sahakarnagar|
|152||PUNE – II||Bhavani Peth, Rasta Peth, Nana Peth, Camp, Koregaon park, Kalyani Nagar, Nagar Road, Magarpatta, Hadapsar, Wanowarie, NIBM Road, Kondhwa|
|153||PUNE – III||Paravati, Tilak Road, Sadashiv Peth, Shukrawar Peth, Ravivar Peth, Budhwar Peth, Laxmi Road, Dandekar Bridge, Shastri Road, Sinhagad Road, Null Stop, F.C. Road, S.B. Road, Shivaji Nagar, Shaniwar Peth, Law College Road, Mangalwar Peth, Somwar Peth|
|154||PUNE – IV||Kothrud, Karve Nagar, Vanaj, Chandni Chowk, Pashan, Aundh, Baner, Wakad|
|160||SURAT – I||Ring Road, Bhatar, Vesu, Piplod, Athwalines, Althan, Adajan, Rander, Ghod Dod Road, Nanpura, Magdalla & Dumas Road|
|161||SURAT – II||Varachha, Mota Varachha, Kamrej, Sarthana, Katargam, Parvat Patia, Amroli, Dabholi, Ved Road, Singanpore & Sumul Dairy Road|
|163||THANE – I||Thane City, Kalwa|
|164||THANE – II||Dombivili, Kalyan|
|165||THANE – III||Ulhasnagar, Ambernath, Badlapur|
|166||VADODARA – I||Raopura, Ajwa-Waghodia Road, Karelibaug, Sama, Fatehgunj & Makarpura|
|167||VADODARA – II||Sayajigunj, Alkapuri, Akota, Vasna, Gorwa & Gotri|
|169||VASAI – I||Mira Road, Bhayander|
|170||VASAI – II||Vasali Nallasopara, Virar|
|203||BENGALURU – I||Basavanagudi, Bannerghatta, Jayanagar, Koramangala, Electronic City and H S R Layout|
|204||BENGALURU – II||R.T.Nagar, Krishnarajpuram, Indira nagar, HAL II stage, Banasawadi, Bellendur and White Field|
|205||BENGALURU – III||Fraser Town, Yelahanka, Sadashivanagar, Hebbal, and Lingarajpuram|
|206||BENGALURU – IV||Chickpet, Corporation, Sampangiramnagar, Kempegowda Road, J C Road, Richmond Road|
|207||BENGALURU – V||Malleswaram, Rajajinagar, yeswantpur, Kengeri, Magadi Road, Nandini layout|
|210||CHENNAI – I||George Town, Broadway, Royapuram, Washermanpet, Tondiarpet|
|211||CHENNAI – II||Nungambakkam, Gopalapuram, Triplicane|
|212||CHENNAI – III||Guindy, Adyar, Besant Nagar, Tirunvanmiyur|
|213||CHENNAI – IV||Royapettah, Mylapore, Mandeveli|
|214||CHENNAI – V||Arumbakkam, Anna Nagar, Kilpauk, Ambattur, Villivakkam|
|215||CHENNAI – VI||Kodambakkam, T Nagar, West Mambalam, Saidapet|
|216||CHENNAI – VII||Vadapalani, Ashok Nagar, K K Nagar, Porur|
|217||CHENNAI – VIII||St. Thomas Mount, Pallavaram, Nanganallur, Chromepet, Tambaram|
|224||HYDERABAD – I||Koti, Abids, Nampally, Charminar, Himayatnagar, Malakpet, Narayanaguda, Chikkadapalli, Nallakunta, Vidya Nagar, Domalaguda, Basheerbagh, L.B. Nagar, Gunfoundry, Baghlingampally, Begum Bazar|
|225||HYDERABAD – II||Secunderabad, West & East Maredpalli, Uppal, Malkajgiri, Tarnaka, Safilguda, Sainikpuri, A S Rao Nagar, Alwal, Osmania University area, Ramanthapur|
|226||HYDERABAD – III||Begumpet, Ameerpet, Khairatabad, Banjara Hills, Jubilee Hills, Masab Tank, Mehdipatnam, S R Nagar, VengalaRao Nagar, Rajendra Nagar|
|227||HYDERABAD – IV||Sanathnagar, Kukatpally, Erragadda, Qutbullapur, Miyapur, Nizampet, Bachupally, Chanda Nagar, Serilingampally, Gachibowli, Patancheruvu, IDPL X Road, Chintal|
|307||KOLKATA – I||Kolkata South|
|308||KOLKATA – II||Kolkata North|
|309||KOLKATA – III||Howrah|
|412||BHOPAL – I||Shamla Hills, Jahangirabad, Hamidiya Road, Rayal Market, Malviya Nagar, T.T.Nagar, New Market, Jawaharchok, P & T Colony, Neelbad, Ratibad, Karond, Jumerati, Nishatpura, Indrapuri, Shubhash Nagar, Rachna Nagar, Kasturba Nagar, M.P. Nagar, Govindpura, Aishbagh, Kabirpura, Kolar, Misrod, Piplani, Arera Colony, Anand/nagar, Minal Residency, Sakti Nagar, Habibganj, Awadhpuri|
|413||BHOPAL – II||Gandhi Nagar, Airport Road, Lalghati, Sehore, Phanda, Khajuri, Krishna Nagar, Sanjeev Nagar, Santi Nagar, Kuravar, Chandukhedi, Kohefiza, Halalpura, Abbas Nagar, Moti Masjid, Idgah hill|
|430||INDORE – I||Vijay Nagar, Nanda Nagar, MIG/LIG Colony, Patnipura, Scheme No.54, Scheme No.74, Scheme No.78, Shalimar Township, Mahalaxmi Nagar, Tilak Nagar, Kanadia Road, Saket, Telephone Nagar, Goyal Nagar, Bengali Square, Khajrana, Dewas Naka, Malviya Nagar, Nehru Nagar|
|431||INDORE – II||Chawni, South Tukoganj, Geeta Bhavan, Chhoti Gwal Toli, MTH Compound, Sneh Nagar, Kanchan Bag, Bhawankuwa, M.Y. Hospital Road, RNT Marg, Malwa Mill, Janjir Wala Square, Nasia Road, Naulakha, Sapna Sangeeta, Khatiwala Tank, Palsikar Colony, Sanchar Nagar, Agrawak Nagar, Juni Indore, Jail Road, Joara Compound, Rajwada, Devas, Mhow|
|432||INDORE – III||Rajendra Nagar, Annapuran Road, Vaishali Nagar, Gumasta Nagar, Suadma Nagar, Usha Nagar, Raj Mohalla, Mahesh Nagar, Bada Ganpati, Aerodrome Road, Kalani Nagar, Gandhi Nagar, Banganga, Marimata Chouraha, Lokymanya Nagar|
|506||DELHI / NEW DELHI – I||Karol Bagh, Pusa Road, Patel Nagar, Kirti Nagar|
|507||DELHI / NEW DELHI – II||Pitampura, Rohini|
|508||DELHI / NEW DELHI – III||Paschim Vihar, Punjabi Bagh|
|509||DELHI / NEW DELHI – IV||Nizamuddin, Lajpat Nagar, Lodi Road, Kalkaji|
|510||DELHI / NEW DELHI – V||Geeta Colony, Priyadarshani Vihar, Karkardooma, Vivek Vihar, I.P. Extension|
|511||DELHI / NEW DELHI – VI||Vasundhara Enclave, Mayur Vihar, Anand Vihar|
|512||DELHI / NEW DELHI – VII||Kingsway Camp, Darya Ganj, Shalimar Bagh, Sarup Nagar|
|513||DELHI / NEW DELHI – VIII||Janakpuri, Dwarka, Vikaspuri|
Overseas Examination centres
|601||ABU DHABI (U.A.E.)|
CA Foundation 2018 Result
ICAI will announce the result of CA Foundation 2018 November examination. The results are to be announced in the first week of January 2019. Now, candidates who will obtain a minimum of 40 marks in each 4 paper will be eligible for further process. Thus, candidates have to obtain minimum marks of 40 in each subject paper.
The result will be available online. Thus candidates need to log in using their registration number and password to check their result. Candidates will also receive their qualifying status via SMS or email as per their registered mobile number and email address. Addition to this, one will also be able to download their rank cards and certificated under their login accounts.
- In each paper, candidates have to achieve a minimum of 40 marks to qualify the CA Foundation 2018 November examination.
- Also, they need an aggregate of 50%.
CA Foundation 2018 Application Form
Now, candidates who are aspiring to appear in the November CA Foundation 2018 exam, need to register and fill up the application form. To fill the application form candidates need to go through the steps below. Although a correction window will be available to correct any error in the form, it is wise to fill it correctly in one go itself. Here are the steps to fill the CA Foundation 2018 November Application Form.
Steps to fill the CA Foundation 2018 Application Form:
- Register first by filling details like examination name,
- After registration, candidates will have to fill up more details like the address.
- Thereafter, you will have the registration confirmation message on your screen.
- Do not forget to note down the registration number and password.
- These credentials will be needed for all further communications.
- Application process is over now !
Application Fee: The following application fee is applicable. All the application fees are to be paid online using net banking facility or Credit/Debit card.
|For exam centres in India only||INR 1,500/-|
|For exam centres in Kathmandu (Nepal)||INR 2,200/-|
|For exam centres in Abu Dhabi, Doha, Dubai and Muscat||US$ 325/-|
CA Foundation 2018 Eligibility Criteria
Before you fill out the application form it is really important to understand the eligibility criteria. Now, are you eligible to apply for CA Foundation 2018 November examination? Read the points below to know the norms.
You must be registered in Foundation Course with Board of Studies. The last date for which was June 30, 2018. or Converted to Foundation Course with Board of Studies of ICAI on or before August 01, 2018.
You must qualify the Senior Secondary Examination (10+2 examination) on or before November 01, 2018.
Who are exempted from attending the CA Foundation 2018 November examination?
- Candidates who are graduate or postgraduate in Commerce having secured in aggregate a minimum of 55% of total marks or its equivalent grade in the examination conducted by any recognized University (including Open University) with certain subjects. Or
- Graduates or Post Graduates other than those falling under Commerce stream mentioned above having secured in aggregate a minimum of 60% of the total marks or its equivalent grade in the examination conducted by any recognized University (including Open University). Or
- Have passed the Intermediate Examination of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India or the Institute of Company Secretary of India
To download the CA Foundation 2018 November examination information brochure, click here.
Official Website: www.icaiexam.icai.org