CA Exam Date Sheet May 2016 – IDT, IT-SM Exam Postponed



ICAI has announced the Date Sheet for CA Final & IPCC for the upcoming May 2016 Exams and the CA Final Exams would be beginning from 2nd May and ending on 16th May and the CA IPCC Exams would be beginning from 3rd May and ending on 15th May.

CA Final – IDT, IPCC – ITSM May 2016 Exam Postponed

In view of the Legislative Assemblies of Kerala. Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, the Indirect Taxes Exam of CA Final which was scheduled to be held on 16th May has now been postponed to 22nd May. Paper 7 of IPCC i.e. Information Technology and Strategic Management (IT-SM) has also been postponed and would now be held on 21st May 2016

It would be held at the same time i.e. from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM and at the same venue as mentioned in the admit card. The admit cards already issued would remain valid for this postponed exam as well.

The official announcement for postponement of exam can be downloaded from this link.

The date sheet for CA Final & IPCC May 2016 Exams applicable for all other cities has been enclosed herewith for your ready reference.

IPCC Exam Date Sheet May 2016

Date  Day Group Exam

3rd May


Group I


5th May

Thursday Business Laws, Ethics & Communications

7th May

Saturday Cost Accounting & Financial Management

9th May

Monday Tax

11th May


Group II

Advanced Accounting

13th May

Friday Auditing and Assurance

15th May

Sunday Information Technology and Strategic Management

(Except Kerala, Tamil Nadu & Puducherry)

CA Final Exam Date Sheet May 2016

CA Final Exam Date Sheet May 2016 is as follows:-

Date (2016) Day Group Exam

2nd May

Monday Group I Financial Reporting

4th May

Wednesday Strategic Financial Management

6th May

Friday Advanced Auditing & Professional Ethics

8th May

Sunday Corporate and Allied Laws

10th May

Tuesday Group II Advanced Management Accounting

12th May

Thursday Information Systems Control and Audit

14th May

Saturday Direct Tax Laws

16th May

Monday Indirect Tax Laws

(Except Kerala, Tamil Nadu & Puducherry)

The timings of all the above CA Exams would be from 2PM to 5 PM IST.

CA Exam Form May 2016

CA Final & CA IPCC Exam Form can be purchased from 3rd Feb 2016 onwards and the last date for submitting the CA Final & CA IPCC Exam Form is 24th Feb 2016.

The fees payable for CA Final and PCC/CA IPCC Exams is as follows

Examination Group Fees
CA IPCC Both Rs. 1900
Single Rs. 1200
CA Final Both Rs. 2700
Single Rs. 1500

The Cost of purchasing the Exam Form is Rs. 1000. However the Fees of Rs. 1000 for purchasing the Exam Form need not be paid in case the student opts for submitting the exam form online by using either VISA or Master Credit Card/Debit Card.

In case a student is not able to submit the Exam Form by 24th Feb, he can submit his exam form upto 2nd March 2016 with a late fee of Rs. 600 for May 2016 Exams.

How to prepare for May 2016 Exams

The age -old adage that “Practice makes a man perfect” still holds true and when it comes to CA Examinations – this adage gains even more importance. All CA Ranks holders have revealed that apart from the knowledge and the skill set of the candidate, it is the level of practice which also plays a very crucial role in the examinations.

Thus, it is highly advisable to practice and revise your subjects thoroughly. And now that the Suggested Answers, Practice Manual, RTP released by ICAI can be downloaded online, it has become easier for the students appearing for CA Exams to download them online and practice.

ICAI has also released a video on How to clear CA IPCC and CA Final Exams. The video has been embeded below. The Ex-President of ICAI is giving useful tips on how to clear CA Exams

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CA Final Results and IPCC Results of May 2015 Exams are usually announced in the month of July. Students unsatisfied with the Marks allotted to them can apply for Revaluation of Marks awarded in CA Exams within 1 Month of the Declaration of Results.

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