CA Final Exam 2024: Important Dates and Exam Pattern

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Learn the latest exam pattern and be updated with all the important details for your upcoming CA exams

CA Final exams are conducted by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) twice a year. Once in the month of May and once in the month of November. ICAI has conducted the May 2022 examination. The registration period for the May term has been closed. ICAI is yet to release the CA Final result, the expected date is in the month of August 2022. 

The registration process for the ICAI CA Final exams for November 2022, has begun. The last date to register is 1st July 2022. ICAI has yet to release the CA Final exam dates. The expected dates will be provided in this article down below. 

ICAI CA Final Exam Dates 2022

ICAI has released the CA Final exam dates for the May term examination. Dates for the November term have yet to be announced. Exams are expected to be held in the 2nd and 3rd weeks of November.

ICAI CA Final exam dates for the November term 2022, are expected to be the 4th, 6th, 8th, 10th, 12th, 14th, 16th, and 18th of November.  

CA Final Exam 2022 Important Dates

For preparatory purposes, it is very essential for students to always stay updated with all the important dates. The important dates include the start and end date of registration,  the exam form window, the release of admit card, exam dates, and result declaration. 

Particulars May Term  November Term
Commencement of application July 2, 2021 January 2, 2022
Last date to register January 1, 2022 July 1, 2022
Release of exam form February 21, 2022 October 2022
Last date to fill the CA Final exam form March 13, 2022 To be notified
Last date to fill the CA Final exam form with late fee (extension) March 26 – March 30  To be notified
Availability of Admit Card April 29, 2022 To be notified
CA Final exam date Group I – May 14, 17, 19, & 21

Group II – May 23, 25, 27 & 29, 

Expected to be held in the 2nd and 3rd week of November
CA Final revised exam date Group 1 – Paper 3 – June 11, 2022

Group 1 – Paper 4 – June 13, 2022

CA Final result date August 2022 (Expected) January 2023 (Expected)

CA Final exam schedule for the November term will be updated here as soon as it is released. 

CA Final Exam Form 2022

After the registration for a term is over, ICAI releases CA Final exam form that every student appearing for CA exams must fill in due time. The CA Final exam form for the November term will be released tentatively in the month of October. 

To learn about the latest CA Final syllabus and subjects in detail, check out CA Final Syllabus 2022

CA Final Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam Offline Pen-Paper-Based
Type of Questions Subjective
Duration of Exam 3 Hours
No of Papers 4 Papers
No of Groups 2, Group 1 and Group 2
Total marks 100 in Each Paper
Language Hindi or English
Marking Scheme Total Marks in Each Paper: 100

30% MCQ & 70% Subjective

No Negative Marking

Passing Criteria 40% in Each Paper & 50% in Aggregate

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Key Points To Remember For Your Exam

Here are some important points you must keep in mind for your CA exams.

  • CA Final exam registration is open throughout the year but students should keep in mind the registration cut-off dates to correctly register for their respective terms i.e., May and November terms. 
  • ICAI releases reading material as well as study material for their students. Don’t forget to download them from their official website for your help
  • Admit Card is released a few days before the exam. Every student must download it and bring it to the examination hall. Without the admit card, you will not be allowed to give the exam. 
  • Admit cards can only be downloaded from the website. No physical copy is sent.
  • The result will be declared a few weeks after the exam through online mode on the official website of ICAI. 
  • Always keep yourself updated with CA exam dates and important announcements so you don’t miss anything

Study Tips To Ace Your Exams

You can refer to our study tips to know how to plan and structure your studies, strategize your preparation and become a top scorer in your exam. 

  • Before you plan things out, know what works best for you. Depending on your own personality, you should decide how you will be more productive; while studying early morning or late at night? while taking online or offline coaching classes? with a strict schedule or a relaxed one? write down the answers and plan accordingly. 
  • Give yourself sufficient time for preparation. Don’t start at the last minute. Start early and slowly make quality progress
  • Enroll in an affordable coaching institute as they will become a guide to you and provide you with all the necessary information, updates, announcement, study material, etc. on top of teaching you the syllabus thoroughly. 
  • Keep practicing CA Final mock test papers as well as solving CA Final previous year’s papers regularly. Sharpen your question-solving skills
  • Don’t buy or download too much study material. Focus on getting the right quality material from your institute and practice on that. Quality is always more important than quantity.
  • One of the most important and most ignored tips, don’t make studying your life! Go outside, play sports, meditate, meet friends or do anything else that you love. If your mind isn’t happy and in peace, your preparation will be affected. 
  • Eat healthy food daily and keep physically active

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