ICAI News: Frequently Asked Questions Studies & Examination Related
The Institute is receiving a large number of queries relating to studies and examination matters. The common queries are hereby replied for the convenience of all the students.
Query 1: What is the last date of filing the application form for the CMA June 2020 examination?
Reply: Students willing to apply for CMA Foundation, Intermediate, and Final exams will now be able to fill their examination forms till April 20, 2020. Candidates will not have to pay any late fees.
Query 2: Whether the CMA June 2020 Examination will be postponed?
Reply: The CMA examinations will be held as per the scheduled dates, i.e., from 11th June 2020 to 18th June 2020.
Query 3: Due to lockdown, a CMA student is unable to take classes run by the Institute at Chapters/Regions/CMASC. In the absence of these, how a student will be able to study?
Reply: The Institute has started Online classes for the students. All students are advised to take maximum advantage of online learning support provided by the Institute. The details are available at the website of the Institute, www.icmai.in. The student can log in to the classes as per the schedule provided.
Query 4: A CMA student is unable to submit postal test papers and undergo mandatory training requirements. Whether such student will be able to appear in June 2020 examination?
Reply: As regards mandatory Computer training, CSS, IOTP, and Practical Training requirements before appearing in June 2020, considering the outbreak of Novel Corona Virus (COVID19) and subsequent lockdown thereof, the exemption from all such requirements has already been notified. The submission of postal test papers is not mandatory.
Query 5: How the CMA students will be able to start/complete practical training for December 2020 examination in time?
Reply: Students will be intimated in due course.
CMA Kaushik Banerjee Secretary
The Institute of Cost Accountants of India