The ICAI has begun the registration of CA Intermediate exams for 2021 with the Board of Studies (BoS). Students are needed to fill the form by paying CA intermediate fees specified on the ICAI website for registering for Intermediate exams. Students need to create a login by using their Email ID and Contact details. The exams for CA Intermediate are conducted in the month of May and November. If you are looking to appear for exams you can register any time you wish.
The CA Intermediate exams scheduled for the month of May were postponed due to COVID Pandemic situation and merged with the Exams that are to be conducted in the month of November 2020. In this article, we will learn about the ICAI CA Intermediate Fees structure 2021, registration process, end date, eligibility criteria, registration letter, how to check the registration status, and documents required for CA inter registration 2021.
The new revised scheme of CA Intermediate is the second step in the Chartered Accountancy course wherein students register themselves through the CA Foundation exams generally. There are some criteria to be followed in order to register for the Intermediate exams. Candidates have to follow the eligibility criteria for registration. The registration process is not automated you will have to register after being eligible for the Intermediate exams. Before you apply for the Intermediate exams one should know the complete CA inter fees 2021 structure given below.
ICAI CA Intermediate Fees 2021:
The ICAI has updated the old practical training curriculum of the information technology and orientation program into a combination of the ICITSS. For CA students, ICITSS is four weeks of compulsory training. This session continues for a minimum of six hours up to 15 days. The training helps applicants to know more about the software used for accounting purposes and communication with the outer world. The ICITSS CA intermediate fees 2021 is Rs 13500. The validity is for 4 years. The students can re-validate again by paying Rs 400.
Total Fees of CA Intermediate 2021:
- For Indian Students
CA intermediate total fees for all the groups of Indian students are given below.
Single group(Foundation Entry)
Both (Foundation Entry)
|Intermediate fee for a direct entry route.|
|Practical training fees||6500+7000||6500+7000 ICITSS||6500+7000|
|Online form fees||200||200||200|
- For Overseas Students
CA intermediate fees for single and both the groups of overseas students are as follows:
|Details||Both groups||Single group|
|Registration fees||US$ 1000||US$ 600|
|Examination fees||US$ 500||US$ 325|
For India and Kathmandu, the late fee is Rs 600. And for overseas, the late fee is US$ 10. The fee for Students changing from the old IPCC course to the new Intermediate course is Rs 500 only if the registration is still valid.
The CA intermediate fees structure for re-appearing again for the Intermediate exam- To revalidate the intermediate registration, students need to pay Rs 400. The validity of the intermediate registration is for four years.
CA Intermediate Registration Fees 2021:
For the registration of the CA Intermediate exam, students are expected to pay CA intermediate registration fees 2021. There is a slight difference in fees for Indian and Foreign students. Check the detailed structure of fees given below:
For Indian Students
|Student’s activity fee||2000||2000|
|Registration fee as the article assistant||1000||–|
For Foreign Students
|Registration fees||US$ 1000||US$ 600|
|Examination fees||US$ 500||US$ 325|
|Registration fee as the article assistant||–||–|
|Total Fees||US$ 1500||US$ 925|
Documents Required for CA Intermediate Registration 2021:-
Given below are the documents required to submit to the regional office within seven days of the date of online registration along with the printout of the online registration form with the student’s signature on it.
- Foundation Route applicants have to submit an attested copy of the mark sheet of Class 12th or its equivalent.
- The central government recognized examination pass marks statement.
- Direct Entry Route candidates have to submit an attested copy of the Graduation/ Post Graduation mark statements/mark sheet of Intermediate level examination of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India or the Institute of Cost Accountants of India.
- One recent color photo (affixed on the printout of the online successful registration form).
- Attested copy- Proof of Nationality. (If the student is a foreigner).
- Attested copy- Proof of special category certificate like SC/ST, OBC, Differently abled.
For the Intermediate single group, the examination fee or application fee is Rs 1500 and for both the groups it’s Rs 2700. The candidates enrolling through the Foundation route can enroll for a single group or both groups as per their preparation. The exam CA intermediate fees 2021 for a single group is 1500 and both groups are 2700. Candidates of the direct entry route have to enroll for both the subjects. They can also appear for a single group exam. The fee for both groups is 2700. The overseas student has to pay $325 for a single group and $500 for both the groups.
Journal Fee for the CA Intermediate 2021:
Generally, journals are free for the CA students for the intermediate levels. Only the candidates enrolling under the direct entry route have to pay for Journals. The CA inter fees 2021 for journal subscription is Rs 200 for Direct entry route students.
Students Activity Fees for CA Intermediate Exam 2021:
Activity fees are for students who wish to experience various seminars, workshops, conferences held by the ICAI for the Intermediate level candidates. Students wishing to join these activities have to pay Rs. 2000.
CA Intermediate 2021 Eligibility:
There are two ways to become eligible for the CA Intermediate exams.
Route 1 – Passing the CA foundation.
Route 2- By means of the direct entry to CA Intermediate.
Through the Direct entry route, the eligibility for the CA Intermediate is as follows-
- Commerce student graduate or postgraduate should have secured a score of a minimum of 55% marks. Non–commerce graduate or postgraduate students should have a score of a minimum of 60% marks.
- Students must have passed the intermediate level of the institute of company secretaries of India as well as the institute of cost accountant in India.
- Graduate/postgraduate who have studied at least 3 subjects among Accounting, Auditing, Mercantile Laws, Corporate Laws, Economics, Management (including Financial Management), Taxation (including Direct Tax Laws and Indirect Tax Laws). Costing, business administration or Management Accounting (or similar subjects with different nomenclatures), securing a minimum of 55% on average.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
Q: What is the CA Intermediate Exam?
A: CA intermediate is the second level in the Chartered accountancy course. ICAI allot 9 months to the students for its preparation.
Q: What is the CA Intermediate registration fees 2021?
A: CA inter registration fees for a single group is Rs 11000, Rs 15000 for both groups, Rs 15000 for direct entry for Indian students.
Q: What are the documents required for Inter Registration?
A: Students need a 12th mark sheet, proof of Nationality (aadhar card, pan card etc), Proof of special category (SC/ST, OBC, Disabled) and for a direct entry route candidates need to submit a graduation/post-graduation mark sheet.
Q: How many attempts are there for CA Intermediate?
A: Once you register for CA inter exam, it will be valid for 4 years. As Intermediate exams held twice a year students will get 8 attempts to clear the exam. To renew your registration after 4 years you have to pay Rs 400.
Q: How can we pay CA intermediate fees 2021?
A: Students can pay the CA intermediate fees at ICAI online portal by net banking, debit or credit card.