Over the years, the Chartered Accountancy(CA) profession has achieved rapid growth by virtue of quality professional services being rendered by its members, and has come to occupy a prominent role in our economy and society. As against a meagre membership of 1,700 in 1949, today the membership of the Institute is over 2,70,000.
After clearing Foundation, one needs to enrol in the next phase: CA Intermediate. CA Inter registration is not automatic and to register for CA Inter, a CA aspirant needs to submit the Inter Registration form. Intermediate Exam has been divided into 2 Groups of 4 and 4 papers in Group I and Group II respectively.
After passing Intermediate Examination register for Final course with the Board of Studies Complete Advance Information Technology Training during the third year of practical training but before appearing in the Final Examination.
With the globalization of all economic activities, the industries both in manufacturing and service sector have recognized the potential of Cost and Management Accounting profession in giving support in effective resource management and making the operations more cost effective for facing the challenges of management.
After clearing Foundation or completing graduation, a student can register with the institute ICMAI to enrol in the next phase: CMA Intermediate. Course consists of 2 groups of 4 papers each of 100 marks. Minimum 50% aggregate of marks and individual 40% marks in each subject is required to clear a group.
After clearing Intermediate level, you are eligible to register for CMA Final course with the institute. There is a link between the topics covered under Intermediate and Final course. The topics are discussed in an escalated manner giving emphasis and proper insight to the topic and relevant in that stage of exam.
The Institute of Company Secretaries(CS) of India awards the certificate of bestowing the designation of Company Secretary(CS) to a candidate qualifying for the membership of the Institute.
After passing foundation exams or completing the graduation, a student can register with the institute for executive program. A student is then registered with the institute and he is required to complete the executive & professional program. Course consist of 2 Groups of 3 papers each of 100 marks.
A student is admitted to professional program on passing the executive program and only completion of 9 months from passing executive program and have to appear for the examination consist of 4 module of 2 papers each of 100 marks each.The CS course at the Professional Programme level consists of only theoretical examinations.