Tips to crack CA CPT exam
As you know, the CA exam is divided in three levels — Common Proficiency Test (CPT), Integrated Professional Competence Course (IPCC) and the final...
Amongst the lakhs of students who appear in Chartered Accountant (CA) exams ever year, only few are able to crack it. The percentage of students passing the examination is as low as three to four per cent. But if you focus and remain confident like you remained so far, you can achieve your targets.
As you know, the CA exam is divided in three levels — Common Proficiency Test (CPT), Integrated Professional Competence Course (IPCC) and the final examination with almost 30 subjects ranging from accounts, law, tax, audit and computers. CA students read and study almost 12,000 pages. No doubt the exam is one of the toughest examinations across the world.
The Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) conducts Chartered Accountant Common Proficiency Test, commonly known as CA CPT Exam, which is a gateway to get into the profession of Chartered Accountancy (CA).The exam is conducted twice a year, in the months of June and December.
It is an entry level test for Chartered Accountancy Course. It is a test of four subjects i.e., Accounting, Mercantile Laws, General Economics and Quantitative Aptitude. This test is of 200 marks. This test is divided into two sessions of two hours each with a break in between.
It is an objective type test with negative marking for each wrong answer. The exam is of 200 marks wherein, the exam is divided into two sessions of two hours each with a break in between.Preparation for CPT essentially depends on 3Rs- Read regularly, Review daily, and Repetition.