CPT Exam Pattern 2018: It is an entry level test for Chartered Accountancy Course, which is held twice a year in June and December for registered students of Common Proficiency Course (CPC).
CPT Exam Pattern | Exam Pattern for CA CPT 2018
The test comprises of 4 subjects viz., Accounting, Mercantile Laws, General Economics and Quantitative Aptitude with an objective to test basic knowledge in these subject areas. This test is for 200 marks and is divided into two sessions of 2 hours each with a break in between. Common Proficiency Test (CPT) is an objective type test with negative marking. Subjects are to be studied in Common Proficiency Test (CPT) as follows:
Session-I (Two Sections – Two hours – 100 marks)
- Section A: Fundamentals of accounting (60 marks)
- Section B: Mercantile Laws (40 marks)
Session-II (Two Sections – Two hours – 100 marks)
- Section C: General Economics (50 marks)
- Section D: Quantitative Aptitude (50 marks)
CPT Exam Date 2018
Last Date for Application Form Submission without Late Fee: October 25th 2018
Last Date to Submit the Application Form with Late Fee: November 01st 2018
CPT Admit Card: 01st week of December 2018
CA CPT December 2018 Exam Date: December 16th 2018
CA CPT Result Declared: 03rd week of January 2019
First Session (i.e. Morning Session): 10.30 A.M. to 12.30 P.M (IST); Section-A: Fundamentals of Accounting; Section-B: Mercantile Laws.
Second Session (Afternoon Session): 02.00 P.M. to 04.00 P.M. (IST); Section-C: General Economics; Section-D: Quantitative Aptitude.