CA Exam Date 2024 May for Foundation, Intermediate & Final Tests

CA Exam Dates 2024 May – Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) administers CA exams dates and exam guidelines in India. ICAI CA exams are held twice in each year (May and November) for all the three courses, namely- Foundation, Intermediate, and Final CA exams 2024.

Level-wise ICAI Exam Date 2024

Below, students can find CA test date for each level separately:

CA Foundation June 2024 exam dates

Paper(s)Exam DatesExam TimingsCA exam Duration
Paper 1June 20, 20242 pm to 5 pm3 hours
Paper 2June 22, 20242 pm to 5 pm3 hours
Paper 3June 24, 20242 pm to 4 pm2 hours
Paper 4June 26, 20242 pm to 4 pm2 hours

CA Inter Exam Dates May 2024

ExaminationPaperExam DateExam Timings
Group – 1Paper 1: Advanced AccountingMay 3, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 2: Corporate and Other LawsMay 5, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 3: TaxationMay 7, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Group – 2Paper 4: Cost and Management AccountingMay 9, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 5: Auditing and EthicsMay 11, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 6: Financial Management and Strategic ManagementMay 13, 20242 pm to 5 pm

CA Final Exam Date May 2024

GroupsPapersExam DatesTimings
Group IPaper – 1 : Financial ReportingMay 2, 20242 PM – 5 PM
Paper – 2 : Advanced Financial ManagementMay 4, 20242 PM – 5 PM
Paper – 3 : Advanced Auditing, Assurance And Professional EthicsMay 6, 20242 PM – 5 PM
Group IIPaper – 4 : Direct Tax Laws and International TaxationMay 8, 20242 PM – 5 PM
Paper – 5 : Indirect Tax LawsMay 10, 20242 PM – 5 PM
Paper – 6: Integrated Business Solutions
(Multi-Disciplinary Case Study With Strategic Management)
May 12, 20242 PM – 6 PM

CA Foundation December 2024 exam dates (Tentative)

Paper(s)Exam DatesExam TimingsDuration
Paper 1December 24, 20242 pm to 5 pm3 hours
Paper 2December 26, 20242 pm to 5 pm3 hours
Paper 3December 28, 20242 pm to 4 pm2 hours
Paper 4December 30, 20242 pm to 4 pm2 hours

CA Inter exam dates November 2024 (Tentative)

ExaminationPaper(s)Exam DatesExam Timings
Group – 1Paper 1November 2, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 2November 4, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 3November 6, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 4November 8, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Group – 2Paper 5November 10, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 6November 12, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 7November 13, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 8November 17, 20242 pm to 5 pm

CA Final exam timetable November 2024 (Tentative)

ExaminationPaper(s)Exam DatesExam Timings
Group – 1Paper 1November 1, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 2November 3, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 3November 5, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 4November 7, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Group – 2Paper 5November 9, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 6 (elective)November 11, 20242 pm to 6 pm
Paper 7November 14, 20242 pm to 5 pm
Paper 8November 16, 20242 pm to 5 pm

ICAI CA Exam Date 2024 for All Events

ICAI declares the CA 2024 exam date and application dates for May/ November session. The below table highlights the CA exam timetable 2024 for November and May session-

ParticularsCA FoundationCA IntermediateCA Final
Commencement of applicationOpen throughout yearOpen throughout yearOpen throughout year
Last date to register with the Board of studies (BOS)January 1, 2024January 1, 2024January 1, 2024
Availability of exam formFebruary 2, 2024February 2, 2024February 2, 2024
Deadline for filling the exam date without late feeFebruary 23, 2024February 23, 2024February 23, 2024
Deadline for filling CA Final exam form with late fee (of Rs. 600)March 2, 2024March 2, 2024March 2, 2024
Correction windowMarch 3 to March 9, 2024March 3 to March 9, 2024March 3 to March 9, 2024
CA admit card release dateAround 15 days before examAround 15 days before examAround 15 days before exam
CA exam dateJune 20, 22, 24, 26, 2024Group -I: May 3, 5, and 7 2024
Group -II: May 9, 11 and 13, 2024
Group I: May 2, 4, 6 2024
Group II: May 8, 10, 12 2024
CA result dateJuly 2024June 2024June 2024
ICAI CA Exam Dates May 2024 (Expected)
ParticularsFoundationIntermediateFinal
Commencement of applicationOpen throughout the yearOpen throughout yearOpen throughout year
Last date to register with the Board of studies (BOS)July 1, 2024June 30, 2024June 30, 2024
Availability of exam formAugust 2, 2024August 2, 2024August 2, 2024
Deadline for filling the exam date without late feeAugust 23, 2024August 23, 2024August 23, 2024
Deadline for filling CA Final exam form with late fee (of Rs. 600)August 30, 2024August 30, 2024August 30, 2024
Correction windowSeptember 1 to 7, 2024September 1 to 7, 2024September 1 to 7, 2024
Availability of admit cardAround 15 days before examAround 15 days before examAround 15 days before exam
CA 2024 exam dateDecember 2024Group -I: November 2024
Group -II: November 2024
Group I- November 2024
Group II- November 2024
Announcement of CA resultJanuary 2025December 2024December 2024
ICAI Exam Date November 2024 (Expected)

ICAI Exam Date Overview

Depending on how the previous level of the CA course is progressing, candidates can register for the exam during either of these two cycles. Once the 2024 CA exam dates are determined by ICAI, candidates will be able to check it from ICAI official web portal, icai.org. In this article, we will provide you with an overview of CA 2024 exam dates, important events and other related details.

Events Tentative Dates 
Name of the examCA examination 2024
Conducted byInstitute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)
CA Foundation exam date 2024June 20, 22, 24, 26, 2024
CA intermediate exam date 2024Group -I: May 3, 5, and 7 2024
Group -II: May 9, 11 and 13, 2024
CA Final exam date 2024Group I: May 2, 4, 6 2024
Group II: May 8, 10, 12 2024
ICAI CA Results 2024July 2024
Next CA attempt November 2024
CA Exam 2024 Date Overview

How to check CA exam date 2024?

Students can follow the given steps to know their CA exam 2024 timetable:-

  1. Visit to the official web portal of ICAI; icai.org.
  2. On the bottom homepage, check the ‘important announcement’ section.
  3. Link for 2024 CA exam date PDF will be available (once released).
  4. Once you click on the above-mentioned link, CA test timetable 2024 will appear on the next screen.
  5. Save and take a printout of CA exam date 2024 for further uses.

Aspirants must know the following underlined factors regarding the exam dates CA 2024-

  • The CA Final enrollment period is open all year round according to ICAI. Candidates are urged to review the registration deadlines and CA Final eligibility requirements. 
  • The exam application form should be filled out carefully. Candidates who want to take the exam (at any session) should fill out the exam form with or without the applicable session’s late fee
  • The ICAI also provides the option to modify a previously completed exam application form. During the time that the correction window is available, anyone who filled out the exam form incorrectly or who wants to amend something can update their information (e.g., change in exam centre).There will only be one opportunity to use the rectification window.

Exam day instruction for CA test 2024

  • Candidates must always have an ICAI CA admit card 2024 with them when taking exams. Only candidates who successfully complete the exam application will be allowed to download their admission cards. No candidate will receive a hard copy of their CA Final admission card via postal mail from ICAI. Therefore, it needs to be obtained from the ICAI’s official website.
  • Candidates must be well aware of their CA exam syllabus 2024, the exam pattern and should focus on completing the entire course before the exam date. Additionally, ICAI administers practice exams to aid applicants in understanding the general paper format. Mock exams are free to take for candidates who have already registered for the CA Final exam in November 2024. This will be an added advantage, in enhancing their accuracy level and confidence. 
  • Lastly Candidates should be particular about the CA exam timings on the exam day. Try to reach the exam centre at least 15- 30 minutes before the exam starts. Students should strictly follow the instructions mentioned on their admit cards about their belongings which are permitted in the exam hall. Most importantly, ensure that you crack the exam in an honest and fair means. 

CA Test Date 2024 – Things to Remember

ICAI CA 2024 exam centres will be assigned to the candidates depending on their preferences and the availability of seats. The CA exam 2024 admit card will include information about the allotted exam location and centre.

Students will not receive the new 2024 ICAI CA admit card, in case they make any changes in their exam centre later on. The details will remain the same. However, they must provide the authorization letter along with the ID proof and admit card.

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Where can I check CA 2024 exam dates?

Candidates can visit icai.org, the official web portal of ICAI, to check 2024 CA test dates.

Will the CA exam date 2024 be postponed?

ICAI has yet not prescribed any official notice regarding the revision/change of CA 2024 timetable.

What if I am not able to appear on CA exam date 2024?

Under any circumstances, if a candidate is not able to appear on the determined 2024 CA exam date, he/she can apply for the upcoming ICAI CA exam date (as per convenience).