CA CPT Application Form 2017 Available Now, Apply Online

Preeti Gupta updated on : 04 Oct 2017

CA CPT 2017 application forms are available on the official website for CA CPT December exam. Here is the detailed information about CA CPT 2017 application procedure!

CA CPT 2017 application forms are available on the official website for the students who wish to appear in the CA CPT Dec 2017 exam. The candidates who registered themselves with the Board of Studies-ICAI before June 30, 2017, will only be allowed to fill CA CPT 2017 application forms. The application form for CA CPT 2017 can be filled online or the students can download the application form from the official website and post the duly filled form in the prescribed format. The last date to fill CA CPT Application Form 2017 is October 25, 2017, without late fee. Candidates who submit their application form after October 25, 2017, will have to pay a late fee of Rs. 600 till November 01, 2017. After CA CPT online application process is over, candidates will get one week's time to make the correction in CA CPT Application Form 2017. Application form correction with additional fee will be allowed from the last week of November 2017 to December 09, 2017. Check stepwise CA CPT Application Process 2017 here.

CA CPT i.e. the Chartered Accountant Common Proficiency Test has to be cleared to enter the entry level i.e. the first level at which a student can start pursuing the Chartered Accountancy (professional accounting) course. It is conducted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) for admitting students to the Chartered Accountancy course.

CA CPT 2017 Application Form - Important Dates 

Along with CA CPT Application Forms 2017, the exam conducting body has also released CA CPT important dates. Candidates should keep a track of the dates to ensure that they don't miss any important even like application correction, admit card, answer key etc. 

CA CPT Important Dates 2017



Last Date to Register with BOS for CPT Course June 30, 2017

Online and offline registration starting

October 04, 2017

Last date of registration

October 25, 2017

Last date of receipt of form

November 01, 2017

Last date to submit printout of duly filled online exam form (PDF) without late fee

October 29, 2017

Last date to submit printout of duly filled online exam form (PDF) with late fee

November 05, 2017

CA CPT 2017 application form correction window open (without fee)

First week of November 2017 (for one week)

CA CPT 2017 application form correction window open (with fee)

Last week of November 2017 to December 09, 2017

Admit card

2nd Week of November 2017

CA CPT December 2017 exam

December 17, 2017

First Session (10.30 am to 12.30 pm)

  • Section A - Fundamentals of Accounting
  • Section B - Mercantile Laws

Second Session (2.00 pm to 4.00 pm)

  • Section C - General Economics
  • Section D - Quantitative Aptitude

CA CPT 2017 result

Mid January 2018

CA CPT Eligibility Criteria

Before starting with the form filling process, it is essential for all the candidates to thoroughly read form filling guidelines and check CA CPT 2017 eligibility criteria. You should fill the application form, only when you meet all the conditions mentioned in the eligibility criteria. Application forms for the candidates who don't meet the eligibility criteria will be rejected. So it is better to go through all the conditions and proceed with CA CPT registration process only when you satisfy all the requirements. 

CA CPT 2017 Registration Process

  • Before filling CA CPT online application form, candidates interested in taking the exam need to register. Candidates need to follow a stepwise process to register for CA CPT 2017 exam:
  • Visit the official website of CA CPT
  • Click on the Login/Register button
  • Select 'New User Registration Here' tab to register for CA CPT 2017
  • Next step is to fill the personal, academic, contact details and registration number
  • Finally, read the information given in the declaration box and click on 'Register' button to complete registration process and receive your registration number and password on your mobile number and email id you provided while registering

How to Apply for CA CPT Dec 2017 Exam?

The Information brochure along with the Common Proficiency Test CA CPT 2017 Application Form will be available in the Regional and Branch Offices of the institute. The candidates can collect the same after making the payment of application fee i.e. Rs. 1000 or can download it from the official website of ICAI.

The stepwise process to fill in the CA CPT 2017 application form:

Step 1: Login while using your registered id/ username and password created while registering for CA CPT exam

Step 2: Click on 'Apply Now' link, which has already been activated on the website

Step 3: Fill all the required details including your personal information, examination centre etc.

Step 4: Once you have filled all the details, crosscheck the details. If you find any mistake, click on 'Back to Form'. When you are satisfied with the information, click on 'I agree' declaration box and click on 'final submit' to submit CA CPT 2017 application form.

Step 5: Next you need to pay CA CPT Application fee. After submitting the form, you will be directed to 'Make Payment' step where you can pay CA CPT 2017 application fee in online mode through net banking or by using debit/ credit card

Step 6: After successful payment of CA CPT Application form, you need to download the copy of the form by clicking on 'Download PDF'.

Step 7: The last step in CA CPT application process is to take a printout of the form for future reference

Address to send CA CPT Application Form 2017

The filled in applications can be submitted by post using speed post/registered post (not by courier) without folding. Below is the given ICAI address for posting:

Deputy Secretary (Exams)

Examination Department

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

ICAI Bhawan, Indraprastha Marg,

New Delhi - 110 002

The students can submit the application forms in hand by the given date as above at any of the following offices on working days between 10 AM to 5:30 PM before the last date of application submission.

CA CPT Application Fees

CA CPT online application process will complete only after payment of CA CPT 2017 application fee. The fee varies for candidates from India, Kathmandu, and UAE.

CA CPT Application Fee 2017

Exam Centres

Application fee

Exam centres in India

INR 1000

Exam centres in Kathmandu (Nepal)

INR 1700

 Abu Dhabi, Doha, Dubai and Muscat exam centres

$ 300

CA CPT 2017 admit card for the exam conducted in December will be issued a few days before the exam. So it will be great for the candidates to mark CA CPT 2017 important dates on the calendar and regularly visit the official website for updates. 

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