CMA Foundation Course

Governing Body

The Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of India

When can I enrol for the CMA Foundation Course?

  • Appeared in 12th Class Exam or
  • Appeared in 10+2 Equivalent Exam

What will be my Syllabus?

Paper 1: Fundamentals of Economics and Management (100 Marks)
Paper 2: Fundamentals of Accounting (100 Marks)
Paper 3: Fundamentals of Laws and Ethics (100 Marks)
Paper 4: Fundamentals of Business Mathematics and Statistics (100 Marks)

How will I be eligible for the Examination?

  • Registration: Registration with the Institute of Cost Accountants of India on or before:
    June Term: 31st day of January of Current Year
    December Term: 31st day of July of Current Year and
  • Passed the 12th/10+2 Examination

ICMAI 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.