CA IPCC

CA IPCCInstitute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) will announced the result of Integrated Professional Competency Course (IPCC). The examination will be held as Group I and II, in the month of November 2018. The registration for the CA IPCC November 2018 is over now. The ICAI has opened the second window for application form correction for CA IPCC 2018 Nov exam. The major difference under the revised scheme is that now there will be 8 paper, instead of 7. The major highlights are as given below. For more details go through the article given below.

Latest: Second window of correction for CA IPC Nov 2018 is now available. Click here to log in to edit details. Also, notice regarding Zone / City – Shifting of Candidates for November 2018 CA Exams has been released. Check here.

ICAI CA Intermediate (IPC) November  2018

The candidates appear for the IPCC exam in November 2018 can check complete details from here. The important dates for Chartered Accountant IPCC 2018 exam are as mentioned in the table below.

Events Important Dates
Date to register with Board of Studies 06 – 27 Aug 2018
Application form was available from 06 Aug 2018
The last date to submit the application form 27 Aug 2018
By submitting the late fee of Rs. 600,
registration can be done until
04 Sep 2018
Hosting of Correction Window -I 07 to 13 Sep 2018
Correction window-II is available from 15- 24 Oct 2018
ICAI CA IPCC November 2018 for Existing Scheme
Group I Exam (02 to 05 pm)
Group II Exam (02 to 05 pm)
2, 4, 8, and 10 Nov 2018
12, 14 and 16  Nov 2018
ICAI CA IPCC November 2018 for Revised Scheme
Group I Exam (02 to 05 pm)
Group II Exam (02 to 05 pm)
2, 4, 8, and 10 Nov 2018
12, 14, 16 and 18 Nov 2018
Declaration of Result To be announced

The syllabus of the examination should be noted before starting the preparation for the exam. By doing so, the candidates will provide a direction to their preparation.

CA IPCC November 2018 Exam Scheme

The revised scheme for IPCC paper has also been announced. However, the candidates giving the examination in November 2018 need not worry, as the Board of Studies (BoS) has not imposed it for them. The CA IPCC or Intermediate under the existing scheme will continue until May 2019. The candidates will have the opportunity to switch from existing scheme to the new one. Check complete details about the existing scheme of CA IPCC from Part I of this article and about the new scheme from Part II.

The major difference under the revised scheme is that now there will be 8 paper, instead of 7. The major highlights are as below.

  • Business Laws, Ethics and Communication has been replaced with Corporate Laws & Other Laws.
  • Enterprise Information Systems & Strategic Management has replaced Information Technology And Strategic Management.
  • An additional Financial Management & Economics for Finance subject has been introduce in Group II.

Eligibility Criteria of CA IPCC 2018

To pursue CA IPCC November course, the candidates applying through CPT Route, as well as Direct Route are eligible. If the candidates will be applying through the CPT route then they must have cleared the CPT exam.

The direct route candidates will only be able to apply for the course if they have secured a minimum of 55% marks in the qualifying Graduates/ Post Graduate examination.

Exemption(s) from appearing in a paper(s) or Group of CA Exams, under the New Scheme of Education and Training w.e.f. November 2018 examinations Announcement

CA IPCC 2018 Registration

The Registration under CA is entirely different from Application Form Filling. The candidates willing to study IPC course are first required to Register with Board of Studies. Without registering with ICAI, the candidates will not be able to apply.

  • For doubts, check the FAQs.

Process for Submitting CA IPCC 2018 Application Form

The application form for IPC November 2018 will be released on the official website, which is icaiexam.icai.org. The candidates will be able to apply online only. To do so, candidates will have to click on the link which will be provided here and then follow the steps below:

  • Keep the cursor on the Login/Register tab.
  • Click on ‘New User Register Here’.
  • Submit details to register.
  • Fill the details in the application form.
  • Pay the application fee.

Admit Card for CA IPCC 2018

The admit card for the examination will be issued through the login. The practice of sending the offline admit card has ended. The candidates will be able to download it by submitting the Login Id and Password. The entered Id and Password should be the same as that produced during the application form filling. Else, the admit card downloading portal will not open.

The admit card of CA IPCC is an important document. The candidates will not be able to take the examination if they do not possess the admit card. The link to access it will also be provided on this page and the candidates will have to download it within the provided time duration. The candidates must also ensure that they carry it as a hard copy, in good condition.

Exam Centres for CA IPCC 2018

As per the official notice of CA IPC, the examination will be held in 192 centers. These will be established across the Indian for the convenience of the candidates. Apart from these, 5 overseas exam centers will also be established, in the following countries:

  • Abu Dhabi
  • Dubai
  • Kathmandu
  • Muscat
  • Doha

The candidates can submit their choice for the exam center, while submitting the application form. To check the complete list of CA IPCC 2018 exam centers, refer to the table below.
Also, there will be centers in these cities outside India.

CA IPCC Exam Pattern

The Integrated Professional Competence Course is divided into two groups. The candidate needs to study six subjects in all. The Groups have total 7 papers in all, and the distribution of these are as below.

CA IPCC Exam – Existing New Scheme Details

Group Papers Parts Marks Per Part Total Marks
I 1-Accounting 100
2-Business Laws, Ethics and Communication I-Business Laws and Company Law
II – Ethics
III – Communication
60
30
20
100
3-Cost Accounting and Financial Management I-Cost Accounting
II-Financial Management
50
50
100
4-Taxation I-Income Tax
II-Indirect Taxes
50
50
100
Group II 5-Advanced Accounting 100
6-Auditing and Assurance 100
7-InformationTechnology
and Strategic Management
A-Information Technology
B-Strategic Management
50
50
100


CA IPCC Exam – Revised New Scheme Details

Group Papers Parts Marks Per Part Total Marks
I 1-Accounting 100
2-Corporate Laws & Other Laws I-Company Laws
III- Other Laws
60
40
100
3-Cost Accounting and Financial Management I-Cost Accounting
II-Financial Management
50
50
100
4-Taxation I-Income Tax
II-Indirect Taxes
50
50
100
Group II 5-Advanced Accounting 100
6-Auditing and Assurance 100
7-Information Technology and Strategic Management A-Enterprise Information Systems
B-Strategic Management
50
50
100
8-Financial Management and Economics for Finance A- Financial Management
B- Economics for Finance
60
40
100

Last Year’s Statistics

Group No. of Candidates Appeared No. of Candidates Qualified Pass Percentage
Group I 62123 18701 30.10%
Group II 69653 13424 19.27%
Group I and II 47766 15543 32%

Syllabus for CA IPCC November Exam

The syllabus is given for all the six subjects. The candidates may check it from here.

Unit Scheme for Intermediate

Cutoff for IPCC 2018

The candidates will only qualify the examination, if they will score more than the cutoff marks. The minimum qualifying marks in the exam are 50%. However, the candidates will also have to score 40% marks in each section as well.

Result and IPCC 2018

The result of the exam will also be announced online. The candidates will be able to check it from the login, for which the link will be given on this page. To check the result, the candidates will have to submit:

  • 6 Digit Roll Number and Pin Number OR
  • Just the Registration Number.

FAQs on CA IPCC Revised Scheme

Some of the queries of the candidates, on the revised scheme, has been discussed below. Candidates may leave a comment below for a query which has not been covered here.
Q. I will be appearing for IPCC in November 2018. How many paper will be there in Group II.
A. There will be seven papers.
Q. When is the Intermediate examination and conducted and what is the cut-off date for registration?
A. It is held in the month of November . To appear in these, the candidate must register until and March 01, respectively.
Q. I have registered for IPCC before June 30, 2018, but would like to give paper under revised scheme. Is it possible?
A. Yes, a candidate may switch from revised to new scheme. Each candidate will get 3 opportunities to take exam under both the schemes.
Q. Under the revised scheme, can I appear for IPCC through Direct scheme?
A. Yes, direct route candidates may appear for it.
Q. If I have appeared for CPT in June 2018, then can I apply for the IPCC existing scheme.
A. No. Only those candidates can apply for the existing scheme who will register with BoS before June 30, 2018.
Q.I have applied for CPT in June, now when can I appear for IPCC?
A. After completing 8 month study plan. If the candidate register by September they will be able to take the exam in May 2018.
Check more FAQs from below

Official Website: www.icaiexam.icai.org

For more details of ICAI CA Intermediate (IPC) November 2018 check  – Notification

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