How Many Years Does It Take to Become a CA?

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Becoming a CA is a significant milestone for individuals aspiring to excel in the field of accounting and finance. 

It requires dedication, rigorous study, and a commitment to professional excellence. 

Becoming a CA takes around 4.5 to 5 years, covering education, training, exams.

Foundation Level: The first step towards becoming a CA is to clear the Foundation level examination.

Intermediate Level: After passing the Foundation level, candidates can appear for the Intermediate level examination.

Articleship: After Intermediate, Two-year articleship under a CA provides practical accounting and auditing experience.

Final Level: After completing the articleship, candidates can appear for the Final level examination. This exam consists of two groups. 

Post Qualification: Final exam passed? Fulfill requirements and join ICAI as Chartered Accountant. Prestigious designation achieved.