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Chartered Accountancy

What is Chartered Accountancy?

Chartered Accountancy is a unique academic programme blended with practical training is what the business and industry need in the advent of liberalisation, privatization and globalization of Indian economy. The accounting department prepares, analyzes financial reports and documents of an organisation. Also they keep track of cost of management of the company and manage tax matters. Later these figures and statements are examined, verified and then certified by auditors.

When Can I Enroll for Chartered Accountant Career?



Foundation Course

HSC (any discipline)

Intermediate Course

After passing Foundation Examination

Article ship

After passing either of the Group or Both Groups of Intermediate Course

Final Examination

On completion of the practical training


while serving last 6 months of articled training

How Can you Enroll for Chartered Accountant Career?

A candidate who desires to become a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and thereby a practicing chartered accountant must:

  • Clear the intermediate and final examination of the institute.
  • Register as an articled or audit clerk with a practicing chartered accountant.
  • Register with the board of studies of the institute.

What Personality Traits Are Required in Chartered Accountancy?

  • Being Innovative
  • High Motivation
  • Determination
  • Willingness to Take Decisions
  • Patience
  • IT proficiency
  • Problem-solving skills

What Aptitudes Are Required to Become an Chartered Accountant?

  • High Abstract Reasoning
  • High Numerical Ability

IQ Required for Being an Chartered Accountant?

Minimum High Range of Intelligence preferred along with sufficient amount of hard work & consistency.

Job Prospects for an Chartered Accountant

  • Banks/Capital Markets
  • Chartered Accountancy Firms
  • Public / Private Companies
  • Manufacturing sector
  • Insurance sector
  • Independent Professional Practice
  • Educational Institutes
  • Research Institutes

Some of the Recruting Organisations:

  • ICICI Bank
  • Deloitte
  • RIL
  • Vedanta
  • Infosys Technologies Ltd
  • Tata Consultancy Services

Regulatory Body

The Institute Of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)

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