ICMAI Certificate in Accounting Technicians (CAT) Course Admission 2021 Dates, Application Form

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ICMAI announces admission to Certificate in Accounting Technicians (CAT) Course for July 2021 Session

ICMAI Certificate in Accounting Technicians (CAT) Course Admission 2021 – The Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI), New Delhi invites applications from the eligible candidates for Entrance Test to Certificate in Accounting Technicians (CAT) Program for the academic year 2021 (July)
Interested candidates can check all the details of ICMAI CAT July 2021, like application form, eligibility criteria, counselling procedure etc from this page given below.

ICMAI Certificate in Accounting Technicians (CAT) Course Admission 2021 Important Dates

  • Last Date of receipt of Application Form without late fee: 10th July 2021
  • Availability of ICMAI CAT Admit Card: To be announced
  • ICMAI CAT 2021 Exam Date: 25th July 2021
  • Declaration of ICMAI CAT Result: To be announced

Eligibility Criteria for ICMAI Certificate in Accounting Technicians (CAT) Course Admission 2021

ICMAI Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who have passed/appearing 12th (10+2) exam are eligible to take admission in Foundation (Entry Level) Part-I of CAT Course

ICMAI CAT 2021 Passing Marks

  • In order to qualify the Foundation Course (Entry Level)-Part-I Exam, candidates need to obtain minimum passing marks as set by ICWAI/ ICMAI. As per last year’s details. Check the minimum qualifying marks below:
    • Passing Marks in each paper – 40%
    • Total passing marks – 50%

ICMAI CAT Internship

  • The Internship Scheme of CAT Course is of 45 days and can be taken from organizations prescribed under the scheme. Registered students under CAT course has to undergo Internship after appearing in an Examination of Entry Level Part -1
  • After the candidates complete the Internship, they have to submit the Internship Completion Certificate duly signed by the Principal/ Employer of the Organization to the CAT director.

ICMAI Certificate in Accounting Technicians (CAT) Course Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Application Form for ICMA CAT 2021 for July session has been released at the official website of ICAI www.icmai.in
  • Candidates can fill in Exam form by online mode only. Students have to fill-in necessary details in the online application like their personal details, educational details and upload the necessary images as per the format

Application Fee

  • Submit the ICMAI CAT online application for July Session, candidates need to pay the following amount:
  • Foundation Course (Entry Level) Part-I – 730/-
  • Payment – Credit/Debit Card or by Bank Draft drawn in favour of “ICAI” payable at New Delhi

 Exam Pattern

  • Mode of Exam: Computer-Based Test
  • Duration of the Exam: 02 hours
  • Type of Questions: The question paper consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
  • Number of Papers: ICMAI CAT exam is divided into two papers – Paper 1 and Paper 2.
  • Number of Questions: There are 100 questions each in Paper 1 and Paper 2
  • Marking Scheme: For a correct answer, you get 01 mark and no negative marking for incorrect answer

Distribution of Questions





Paper I

Section A

Fundamentals of Financial Accounting



Section B

Applied Business and Industrial Laws


Paper II

Section A

Financial Accounting – 2



Section B

Statutory Compliance



  • There are a total of four papers
  • Paper 1: Deals with the fundamentals of financial accounting.
  • Paper 2: Industrial laws and applied business
  • Paper 3: Financial Accounting 2
  • Paper 4: Statutory Compliance


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website