Scopes for CA:

  • A can choose to start up their own independent practice or make their clients on the basis of merit.
  • They can also apply for the job of Chartered Accountantin an existing firm.
  • They can also give their services for the capital market.
  • The qualified CA can apply for a government job, public or private sectors both.
  • The CA can also play an important role in the firm in taking quick decision and make profits for the firm.
  • Current Package for CA in Abroad according to the U.S. Bureau of Lab or Statistics, most accountant or auditor earned money $ 40,370 up to $ 113,740

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidate have to fulfill the eligibility criteria to appear in the CA foundation exams, here are they Candidate must have cleared or appeared in this year in Class 12 or any equivalent examination carried out by a recognized board. Must have registered for the CA Foundation in any secession as per the schedule. After the registration candidate has gone through a minimum of 4 months of study period before appearing for the exam

Steps In CA Foundation Course:

To clear the CA Foundation candidates have to go through – 1st Step: Pass 10+2 and then register with the Board of Studies (BOS). Do registration by December 31 for CA Foundation May Session and by June 30 for the November session. 2nd Step: Finish the four-month study period for CA Foundation 3rd Step: Qualify Foundation Course and then register for the Intermediate Course.

The Registration Process for CA Foundation:

The registration process is online, and one-time successful registration will be valid for three years. The candidate can apply and appear for a maximum of six attempts. CA Foundation Online Registration apply through the ICAI Exam official website –

CA Foundation Registration Fee:

Registration is open throughout the year, and the candidate can register with BOS, and the fee detail for registration is – For Indian Nationals Rs – 9800/- For Foreign Students USD – 780$

CA Foundation Application Fee:

CA Foundation exam which is conducted in May or November every year and application windows gets open for a time period. The Application fee details are provided below. For Indian Centers – Rs. 1500 For Katmandu (Nepal) – Rs. 2200 For  Oversea Centers – US$ 325

CA Foundation Exam Pattern:

  • There is a set of 4 papers.
  • Paper 1 & Paper 2 will have subjective type questions.
  • Paper 3 & Paper 4 will have objective type questions.
  • Each paper will carry 100 marks.
  • The maximum Time duration will be 3 hours.
  • There will be no negative marking in Paper 1 & Paper 2.
  • Paper 3 and paper 4 will have a negative marking scheme. 1/4th of the marks will be subtracted for each wrong answer.
  • Candidates have to get a minimum of 40% marks in each paper and a minimum of  50% marks in aggregate in all papers to pass the CA Foundation exam.
  • Exams will be conducted through Offline Mode.
  • Papers will be available in Hindi and English but Section B of Paper 2will be conducted in English Medium only.

CA Foundation Papers

Paper Subjects Sections
Paper 1 Principles and Practice of Accounting (100 Marks)
Paper 2 Business Laws and Business Correspondence and Reporting Part A : Business Laws (60 Marks) Part B : Business Correspondence and Reporting (40 Marks)
Paper 3 Business Mathematics and Logical Reasoning and Statistics Part A: Business Mathematics (40 Marks) Part B: Logical Reasoning(20 Marks) Part C: Statistics (40 Marks)
Paper 4 Business Economics and Business and Commercial Knowledge Part A : Business Economics (60 Marks) Part B : Business and Commercial Knowledge (40 Marks)