CA Intermediate Course

When can I register for the CA Intermediate Course?

Two Routes:

  • Qualify CA Foundation Course or
  • Direct Entry:
    • For Graduate students with minimum 55% marks for Commerce Graduates and 60% marks for Other Graduates or
    • have passed the Intermediate level of the Institute of Companies Secretaries of India and/or the Institute of Cost Accountants of India

Articleship / Practical Training

3 years of practical training after passing either Group – 1 or Group 2 Intermediate level.

But before commencing the practical training, one has to successfully complete 4 weeks Integrated Course on information technology and soft skills (ICITSS) at any time after getting registered for Intermediate Course.

What will be my Syllabus?

Group 1:
Paper 1: Accounting (Max 100 Marks)
Paper 2: Corporate and Others Laws (Max 100 Marks)
Part I: Company Laws (60 Marks)
Part II: Company Laws (60 Marks)

Paper 3: Cost & Management Accounting (Max 100 Marks)

Paper 4: Taxation (Max 100 marks)
Part I: Income Tax (50 Marks)
Part II: Indirect Taxes (50 Marks)

Group 2:
Paper 5: Advanced Accounting (Max 100 marks)
Paper 6: Auditing & Assurance (Max 100 marks)
Paper 7: Enterprise information Systems & Strategic Management (Max 100 marks)
Part I:  Enterprise Information System (50 Marks)
Part II: Strategic Management (50 Marks)

Paper 8: Financial Management & Economics for Finance (Max 100 marks)
Part I: Financial Management (60 Marks)
Part II: Economic for Finance (40 Marks)

ICAI Portal for the registration:

How will I be eligible for the Examination?

  • Passed the CA Foundation Course or Direct Entry (mentioned above)
  • Registration: Registration with the Board of Studies (BOS) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India after completing: – For Direct Entry Students
    • ICITSS Training and
    • 9 months of Articleship / Practical Training

ICAI Portal for the registration:

How will I pass the Examination?


  • A minimum of 40% marks in each paper in one sitting and
  • A minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate of all the papers.