CA New Syllabus 2016


CA New Syllabus 2016

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CA New Course 2016 Details

Changes in CPT – CPT New Syllabus From 2016

  • The present entrance exam CPT (Common Proficiency Test) has changed to “Foundation Exam”
  • CPT MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) based exam has changed to Foundation descriptive exam. Now you can register for CPT before 6 months. In new scheme you should register before 9 months.
  • Adequate time gap is given so that students get sufficient time to study since the Foundation Course has been made descriptive. Also, there is an addition of full paper.
  • Foundation Examination will be partly descriptive in nature.
  • At present there are 4 subjects in CPT syllabus. In new scheme there are 6 subjects.
  • ICAI has added two additional papers in Foundation exam (CPT). They are 1. General English for 50 Marks. 2. Business communication for 50 Marks.

CA Course 2016 – Foundation Course (CPT)  syllabus applicable from 2016

Foundation Course: Number of Papers — 4

Paper 1 : Fundamentals of Accounting (100 marks)
Paper 2 : Quantitative Aptitude (100marks)
Paper 3A : Mercantile Law (60 marks)
Paper 3B : General Economics (40 marks)
Paper 4A : General English (50 marks)
Paper 4B : Business Communication (50 marks)

Two papers will be MCQ based papers.

Changes in CA IPCC – IPCC New Syllabus / Scheme 2016

ICAI has announced some changes in CA IPCC syllabus also. Here we are providing Changes from 2016 in CA IPCC Syllabus / Scheme.

  • Present CA IPCC exam has 7 papers. In new scheme there are 8 papers for IPCC exam.
  • Changes in CA IPCC Cost accounting and Financial Management
  • Now costing and Fm exam for 100 Marks. But in new scheme
    • Costing exam for 100 marks (Group – 1)
    • Financial Management exam for 100 marks (Group – 2)
  • Changes in CA IPCC Law Paper
  • Communication of Law paper 20 Marks has removed from CA IPCC Law paper.
  • Business Law of 30 Marks removed from CA IPCC.
  • Marks weightage of Company Act has increased to 60 marks
  • Other laws is for 20 marks and Ethics for 20 marks
  • Changes in CA IPCC Tax exam. Tax paper has divided into 2 parts
    • Direct Tax – 100 Marks (Group – 1)
    • Indirect Tax – 100 Marks (Group – 2)
  • Information Technology and Strategic Management Paper removed from CA IPCC Group – 2 completely.

See below CA IPCC Syallbus From 2016.

Intermediate Course: Number of Papers — 8

Group I

Paper – 1 : Accounting (100 marks)
Paper – 2 : Company Law, Other Laws and Ethics (100 marks)

  • Part – I : Company Law (60 marks)
  • Part – Il : Other Laws (20 marks)
  • Part – Ill : Ethics (20 marks)

Paper – 3 Cost Accounting (100 marks)
Paper- 4 : Direct Taxes (100 marks)

Group II

Paper – 5 : Advanced Accounting (100 marks)
Paper – 6 : Auditing and Assurance (100 marks)
Paper – 7 : Financial Management (100 marks)
Paper – 8 : Indirect Taxes (100 marks)

Changes in CA Final – Final Syllabus / Scheme From 2016

ICAI has announced some changes in CA Final syllabus / scheme also. These changes in CA Final syllabus / scheme applicable from 2016. In new scheme also there are 8 papers for CA Final exam.

  • The subject Information Systems Control and Audit (1SCA) has removed in CA Final syllabus.
  • International Taxation for 40 marks has been added in CA Final syllabus 2016 view of increasing importance of the subject in the present globalized world.
  • A new subject ‘Financial Services and Capital Market’ has been included to make CA more competitive in the finance related areas.
  • The nomenclature Corporate Laws and other Economic Laws has been kept to make the name more representative of the subject.

See below CA Final syllabus / scheme from 2016

CA Final Course: Number of Papers: 8

Group I

Paper – 1 : Financial Reporting (100 Marks)
Paper – 2 : Strategic Financial Management ( 100 Marks)
Paper – 3 : Advanced Auditing and Professional Ethics (100 Marks)
Paper – 4 : Corporate Laws and Other Economic Laws (100 Marks)

Group II

Paper – 5 : Advanced Management Accounting (100 Marks)
Paper – 6 : Financial Services and Capital Markets (100 Marks)
Paper – 7 : Advanced Tax Management (60 Mark)  and  International Taxation (40 Marks)
Paper – 8 : Indirect Tax Laws (100 Marks)

 Integrated Course on Information Technology and Soft Skills (ICITSS)

  • Objective:To sharpen the technical and soft skills of CA students.
  • Duration : Three Weeks
  • Who shall do: Students registering for the Intermediate course shall be required to do ICITSS before commencing practical training.
  • Assessment Test: An assessment test shall be conducted at the end of the course which the students have to qualify.

Practical Training

  • Duration of Practical Training :Three YearsCommences after one completes Integrated Course on information Technology and Soft Skills (ICITSS) and passes at least Group I of Intermediate.
  • Commences after one completes Integrated Course on information Technology and Soft Skills (ICITSS) and passes at least Group I of Intermediate.For direct entrants coming through Graduation and Post Graduation route, the practical training commences immediately after they complete three weeks ICITSS.
  • For direct entrants coming through Graduation and Post Graduation route, the practical training commences immediately after they complete three weeks ICITSS.

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