CPA

Certification & Training 

100% Practical 

E- Learning 

Modular Course

Online Testing  

Introducing our Indian CPA Certification, duly approved by MEPSC ( Management Entrepreneurship & Professional Skill Council, an autonomous body of NDSC to award Professional & Vocational/Skill qualifications in India) for Indian graduates who wish to establish a successful career in Indian MSME Industry.. Click here to see the approval letter.  It is further worth clarifying that these vocational skill certifications are equivalent to normal academic degrees. Government Ministry and UGC have announced this from time to time. you can search for equivalency of these courses. 

Click here to know the CPA exam blue print ( approved course development policy document). Originally it was six exam but now a revised integrated course has eight exams in total.

It is specifically designed to suit both, Indian graduates & working professionals. It is definitely a better start & a relevant  qualification , that helps you stand out from the crowd ! Save your self from US CPA's or any other foreign accounting qualifications costing 3-4 lacs and 18-24 months of pain.. This Indian CPA is designed as per the prescribed international standards of education of IFAC & is similar in content with foreign courses. For example you must pursue US CPA only if you wish to become licensed US CPA & work for US based MNC's or big4's in India or are thinking to move to USA!. For Indian private sector /MSME's both these courses will give you same knowledge and skills and same starting salary, then why spend more ? This way it is also considered  to be a better & affordable option for MBA Finance (If it's not from Top B school)

   - CPA Qualification Eligibility –

  • One must be having relevant accounting degree –

For e.g.-

  1. B.com / M.com ( Majoring in Accounting)

  2. BBA/BBM in (Finance & Accounts) or MBA (Finance)

  3. CA (Inter) or CMA (Inter)

  • And it is also recommended that a person should be having  basic computer skills and knowledge of accounting software's for completing CPA exams & practicals  ( Like MS Office and Tally Course). All CPA Exams are online & computer based !

    - CPA Qualification Structure (Revised) –

 You gain CPA Award when you pass following exams accounting exam with professional ethics 

( Click on each of these to see detailed syllabus & examination structure)

CPA Award will entitle you to full membership of the institute

​ -Course Exit Route -

CPA is course designed to be offered in an integrated way with our Chartered Tax Practitioner course, After completing first four exams student will have a choice to exit the course and opt for Chartered Tax Practitioner Award from Institute of Chartered Tax Practitioners India (ICTPI), Student will get NSQF-Level 7 equivalent award from MEPSC. Please note that for the purpose of full membership of ICTPI on has to complete the the specified professional orientation course of ICTPI. It is also worth noting here that exit route after first four exam is optional, one can continue to complete rest of the four exams to become CPA & obtain ICPA membership directly, then after also can get ICTPI membership additionally to get dual recognition or awards.     

​ -Course Progression-

We are aligning our CPA Certification with global Accounting bodies. Currently it is being mapped as PG Diploma at NSQF Level 8. Our qualified members can take our International CPA-UK Certification further (ATHE- RQF-Level 7 Extended Diploma in Accounting & Finance equivalent to masters in UK with 120 credits). It is also designed to be studied alongside ACCA/ ICAEW/ CPA Australia/ CPA Ireland (Professional level papers ) with UK or International variants.  This way you can fast track your journey for these foreign professional accounting course and also get a recognised vocational cum academic qualification with your Professional accounting certification. You can then take Top up degree route for Masters /MBA Degree from leading UK university

-Course Duration-

CPA Exams must be completed within 12 to 18 months from date of registration. You also need to study for at least 3 months before you schedule any of your exams. As exams are on demand and can be scheduled any time, it is up to you as to how you wish sit and pass your exams!

 

Registration for the CPA course is open throughout the year, you can enroll anytime !

 

-Examination–

  • All CPA exams are computer based and are closed book.

  • Also Exams are on demand  and can be taken at nearby Pearson VUE exam centers

  • Please find detailed list of Pearson VUE exam centers in CPA student exams section of our website

  • Student’s needs to plan & book his exam at least 15 days before exam

  • Exams cannot be rescheduled after that.    

  • All exams are of 100 Marks & 3 hrs duration

  • Questions includes MCQ's & Practical/Numerical/Task Based/Descriptive Questions

  • 15 Minutes reading time is given extra

  • Please refer detail exam structure for further reference

  • These exams can be given in any order within CTPr stage & Advanced CPA Stage

  • First exam can be scheduled on or after 1st Dec 2021

  • Each paper can be passed one by one [modular exams], there is no aggregate group passing criteria

  • Minimum 50% marks are required to pass in any exam paper  

  • Detailed Syllabus, Paper Pattern & Other resources are available in the CPA student section of our website

-Exemptions -

Following exemptions are allowed –

  • Paper by paper exemption is available for CA/CMA Finalist students who have scored 50+ in their respective subjects of their final examinations. They will be considered pass in CPA Exams, Thus qualified CA/CMA members are fully exempt from this course.

  • CA/CMA Intermediate students get AFAE & BRLC subject exemptions (first two subjects)

  • CS qualified can get Taxation Laws, Business Laws Exams exemption

  • Qualified Chartered Tax Practitioner will automatically get first four papers exemptions and will just have to sit and pass remaining four exams

  • No other qualifications are considered for exemptions

  • Please note that ACCA Advanced diploma holders or affiliates/ Members need to pass special exams on Indian Taxation Laws, Business Laws & Indian GAAP's then they can get this CPA/ CTPr Award

-Fees-

  • Registration is FREE

  • Once registered only module enrollment & exam fee is payable 

  • Course module fees is Rs 40,000/- & can be paid in two installments

  • Each Exam & resit fees is Rs 1,500/- 

 Please Note :

  • Registration fees to ICPA includes printed Study Materials & Practice Kits

  • Registration is valid for 18 months.

  • GST or any other taxes are not included in above, and are charged extra

 

-Our Supports-

(Note: Everything is in Online Distance Learning Mode)

No tuition's support are available apart from learning materials and mock exams for now, however institute will soon Introduce online lectures for students learning supports, it will be additionally offered with tuition fees charged extra 

-Benefits of becoming CPA-

  • You get a professional accounting qualification after graduation to start of your career in accounting & finance

  • Qualification is jointly awarded by MEPSC Sector skill council and is a valid skill certification

  • It further gives you ICPA membership meaning life long learning opportunity in terms of CPD

  • Our CPA’s are recognized for direct membership of two of global SMEs specific full IFAC member bodies IFA-UK & IPA Australia.

  • It is being mapped to global professional accounting courses and will give you fast track entry to complete them

  • Meaning you can specialize further & pursue ACCA, CIMA, ADIT, CIA, CFE, CFP etc.

  • This course develops  required competencies for jobs in Indian Accounting/ Finance / Taxation field

  • By becoming CPA you can set up your own MSMEs specific practice as 

    • You can start your own outsourcing firm or give bookkeeping, accounting & advisory services

    • Offer business regulatory compliance's & payroll services  

    • Act as a Tax Practitioner by taking ITP, GSTP Enrollment

    • Act as an Internal Auditor

    • Become Financial Advisor by taking registering  as RIA with SEBI/IRDA

    • Can give many other consultancy services like  Financial Management, Management Accounting etc. for MSME’s