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CA May-2020 Exams Rescheduled To July-August Due to Covid-19, Check ICAI Exams New Dates

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has rescheduled the CA May 2020 Exams again due to ongoing spurt of the COVID-19 pandemic and in the interest of the wellbeing of students. The CA May-2020 exams rescheduled will now be held in July/August 2020 month.

The CA exams including CA Foundation Course (under new scheme), CA Intermediate (IPC) Course exams (under old and new scheme) and CA Final course examinations (under old and new scheme) along with PQC courses – International Trade Laws And World Trade Organisation (ITL & WTO), International Taxation – Assessment Test (INTT-AT) are postponed 2nd time due to coronavirus crisis in the country.


The ICAI in a notification said that in view of the ongoing spurt of the  COVID-19 pandemic and in the interest of the wellbeing of students, the Chartered Accountant Examinations initially scheduled from May 02, 2020, to May 18, 2020, rescheduled earlier to June 19, 2020 to July 04, 2020 are rescheduled again and the said examinations shall now be held from July 29 to Auguest 16, 2020 as per details shared below.

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Ever since the second phase of lockdown was announced in April 2020, CA students have been requesting the ICAI to postpone the exam. Meanwhile, the country will go into the third phase of lockdown from May 4 for two more weeks.

The ICAI also stated in the notification that it may be emphasized that there would be no change in the examination schedule in the event of any day of the examination schedule being declared a Public Holiday by the Central Government or any State Government/Local Holiday.

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ICAI May-2020 Exams Rescheduled Dates

  • Foundation Course Examination: 7th, 9th, 11th and 14th August 2020
  • Intermediate (IPC) Course Examination (under Old Scheme): 

Group-I: 30th July, 02nd, 04th, and 06th August 2020

Group-II: 08th, 10th & 13th August 2020

  • Intermediate Course Examination (under New Scheme): 

Group-I: 30th July, 02nd, 04th, and 06th August 2020

Group-II: 08th, 10th, 13th & 16th August 2020

  • Final Course Examination (under Old Scheme):

Group-I: 29th, 31st July, 03rd, & 05th August 2020

Group-II: 07th, 09th, 11th & 14th August 2020

  • Final Course Examination (under New Scheme):

Group-I: 29th, 31st July, 03rd, & 05th August 2020

Group-II: 07th, 09th, 11th & 14th August 2020

  • International Trade Laws and World Trade Organization (ITL & WTO), Part 1 Examination:

Group-A: 30th July & 02nd August 2020

Group-B: 04th & 06th August 2020

  • International Taxation – Assessment Test (INTT-AT)

07th & 09th August 2020

Foundation Course Examination is to be held along with CA Final Group–II Examinations and the Post Qualification Course Examination i.e. INTT – AT is to be held along with Final Group – II Examination, whereas  ITL & WTO examination is to be held along Group – I of Intermediate (IPC) / Intermediate Examinations.

According to the official notification, all exams are scheduled to be held in the afternoon shift i.e. from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM or 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM, depending upon the duration of the exams. The elective paper 6 for Final Exam (New Syllabus) will be of 4 hours.

READ ALSO: CS June 2020 Examination Form Submission Last Date Extended

Also in view of the coronavirus outbreak, candidates preparing for CA May 2020 exams to stay safe and blessed, and are advised to visit the official website regularly for updates. For any queries regarding CA May-2020 Exams Rescheduled, please post in the comment box.

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