ICAI CA Final Exam Form/ Application Form Dec 2021


CA Final Exam Form Dec 2021 – ICAI in its latest notification, notified that they are re-opening the filing of the application form for 2 days. Students now can fill the CA Final exam form from 11th October midnight to 12th October till 11:59 pm with a late fee of Rs. 600 or US $ 10. The correction window is opened from 4th October to 10th October, 2021. You can check the latest notification by the ICAI regarding the CA Final exam dates below.

ICAI notification regarding CA Foundation exam form dates

On this page, you can check the procedure to fill the CA Final Exam form, important dates, documents needed, exam form fees, correction window, timings, relevant to the Dec 2021 attempt.

Students can check CA Final exam dates through this link.

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CA Final Exam Form Dates for December 2021 Attempt

Mentioned below are important CA Final Exam Form dates for candidates. Check the dates to fill the final application form, opening and closing of correction window and also the dates of your CA Final Exams.

Starting date of Exam Form Dec 202116 September 2021
Closing date of Exam Form30 September 2021
Closing Date of Exam Form (Late fees)3 October 2021
Opening of Correction Window I4th October, 2021
Closing of Correction Window I10th October, 2021
Re-opening of Exam Form11th & 12th October, 2021
Opening of Correction Window IITBA
Closing of Correction Window IITBA
CA Final Exam  Dates (new scheme)Group -I: 5th, 7th, 9th & 11th December 2021
Group -II: 13th, 15th, 17th & 19th December 2021
CA Final Exam Dates (old scheme)Group -I: 5th, 7th, 9th & 11th December 2021
Group -II: 13th, 15th, 17th & 19th December 2021

Note: Late fees as decided by the Council is Rs 600 for Indian/Kathmandu Centers and US$ 10 for Abroad Centers.

Eligibility Criteria for CA Final 2021

Given below is the eligibility criteria required for students to appear for CA final exam 2021. Students are required to check the criteria below.

  1. The students are required to have a registration code with BOS.
  2. Students must have cleared their PE-II exam before appearing for CA final exam 2021.
  3. The students have to take training or serve one-year practical training as a member.

Documents required for CA Final Exam Form and Registration 2021

Given below are some of the mandatory documents, that student must keep the scanned documents ready:

  1. Attested copy of admits card/ mark sheet of Class 12th issued by the respective Board.
  2. One recent color photograph (affixed on the printout of the online successful registration form)
  3.  Attested copy of proof of Nationality, if the student is a foreigner.
  4. Attested copy of proof of special category certificate i.e. SC/ST, OBC, Differently abled.
  5. Next, the aspirants need to register online by entering details such as their Name, Gender, Date of Birth, Email ID, Mobile Number, etc
  6. Signed and Scanned copy of CA Final Declaration Form/ Certificate of Service.

Procedure to Fill the Exam Form for CA Final Dec 2021

Here we have given the stepwise procedure to fill the CA Final exam form for December 2021,  Let’s check it –

Firstly you need to check that you are registered for ICAI CA Final or not-

  1. If you are not registered with ICAI, you have to register yourself for CA Final Exams.
  2. If you are registered with ICAI, you can apply for CA Final Exam Form Dec 2021

Steps for CA Final Exam Registration 2021

If a candidate is not registered with ICAI, then you have to create an account first on the ICAI portal. Follow the steps below to register for the CA Final Course.

  1. Click on “Register Now” and submit the valid credentials asking in the form.
  2. Here you will have to submit your registration number, your date of birth, your email id, and mobile number. Check each and every information twice, because the user id and password created by ICAI will be sent to you at the above email address and mobile.
  3. If the above details do not get matched with the data fed in the ICAI database, you will get facilitated by the provisional registration. Here you will have to submit a registration letter and other relevant documents with your application form.
  4. Now, click on the Registration Button which will generate an email and SMS with registration details and verification code. With the completion of this step, your basic registration is completed.
  5. Now, proceed to complete the next step of registration where you need to click on “Complete Your Profile”. Fill the credentials asking in the second step which contains details like name of city, country, state, etc. Now, save your form. Also, click on the validate button which ensures that you can edit the details required in the future.
  6. As soon as you complete this process, you will be eligible for filling CA Final Application Form Dec 2021.

Download CA Final Subjects and Syllabus Details from the given link, along with the Study Material. 

How to Fill CA Final Exam Form Dec 2021

  1. In order to apply for CA Final Dec 2021 exams, you have to log in to your account by entering your Login ID and Password.logging in to apply for CA final exam form
  2. Now, check your details appearing in the form. If details given there are correct, click on “Save and Preview” button to proceed.Checking the details of the application form
  3. But if you are not satisfied with the given details then click on “Back to Form”. And once you are completely satisfied with all the details furnished in your form, click on Final Submit button to submit your Examination form.Submitting the CA Final Exam Form
  4. Your application will remain unsubmitted until you made a successful payment of Examination fees. Hence, click on “Make payment” button. Next step after submitting the application form
  5. As soon as you are done with payment, the system will automatically generate an application pdf.  Download CA Final Application Form and print the application pdf for the future reference.Successful payment of the CA final exam form fees
  6. However, sometimes you encounter errors like payment not done due to slow internet or if the payment done but you don’t received the PDF. In this case, make the payment again. Then, mail ICAI about the payment issue and you’ll get your money refunded.

What if my Photograph or Signature are not showing on the CA Final Exam Form?

Sometimes student’s Photograph and Signature are not showing on CA Final Exam Form. In this case, they need to download the CA Exam Form and attach the Passport Sized Photograph and Signature.  Then, attest it from Chartered Accountant or Gazetted Officer.

After attesting it, send it to ICAI office on below-mentioned Address-

The Additional Secretary of Exams

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)

ICAI Bhawan, Indraprastha Marg,

New Delhi – 110 002.


  1. ICAI is very strict about deadlines and does not accept any submissions of printed PDF Exam Forms at their office. It is advisable that you don’t wait till the last date, and fill the CA Final Exam Form at least a week before the last date. If any technical problems arise, and you are needed to send the printout to the ICAI office, you will have enough days to deliver the printout of form in time.
  2. You are not supposed to paste any photograph on the already appearing photograph on the generated form. You are not allowed to do over-writing and sign on the already signed area on the form.

CA Final Exam Form Fees Dec 2021

Candidates can make the payment of exam form fees through Visa/ Mastercard/ Debit card/ Credit Card. The examination fee applicable for CA Final Dec 2021 Examination are –

For Indian Centres
Single GroupRs 1800/-
Both GroupsRs 3300/-
For Overseas
Single GroupUS$ 325
Both GroupsUS$ 550
For Kathmandu Centres
Single GroupINR 2200/-
Both GroupsINR 4000/-
Insurance and Risk Management (IRM)INR 2000/-
ITL & WTOINR 2000/- per group
MAC/CMC/TMCINR 1000/-per group
International Taxation- Assessment TestINR 2000/-

In case if a candidate, by any chance, can’t submit the application form till 30th September, then they have one more chance. ICAI will accept the form after that also but with a late fee. The last date to submit the CA final exam form with late fee is 3rd October, 2021.

  • Rs 600 for Indian/Kathmandu Centers.
  • US$ 10 for Abroad Centers.

Check out the complete CA Final Fee, including the registration form fee, exam form fee, articleship fee, practical training fee, etc.

CA Final Application Correction Window

Any student who has unintentionally made any mistake while filling the CA Final Exam Form Dec 2021, ICAI gives them one chance to correct the mistake through the CA Final Application Correction Window. Students can change their Medium, Group, Centre, Zone, Syllabus, Elective Papers, etc through CA Final Application Correction Window.

Steps to apply for corrections in CA Application Form

All the CA Final students, who wish to apply for any change in their already submitted application form/exam form, must keep a written or typed request application seeking the change in details of your exam form. Add your signature and keep a scanned copy of the application ready.

After this, you can follow these steps when the correction window is opened.

  1. Visit the official ICAI Exam website on a desktop: icaiexam.icai.org.
  2. Use your unique credentials to login to your account and open your dashboard.
  3. Edit the details in your CA Final Exam Form. Re-check all the details.
  4. Add the application you have previously kept aside.
  5. Submit the form.

(Note: Successful submission means your request has been posted. It does not mean that ICAI has approved your desired changes. You will be able to see the changed status in your Admit Card.)

Note: ICAI releases the admit card 14 days prior to the examination. Check all the details related to the CA Final Admit Card by clicking here.

Current Status of Correction Window

The ICAI has opened the Correction window from 4th October to 10th October, 2021. However, ICAI re-opened the filling of the CA Final exam form, so there are chances that the dates of the correction window will be announced again.

Important Instructions Regarding CA Final Exam Form Dec 2021

ICAI has announced important instructions regarding CA Final Form Dec 2021, below mentioned are detailed instructions-

  1. Students need to fill the CA Exam Form very carefully and check it twice while they are filling for CA Final Exam Form (Old or New Course).
  2. While Filling CA exam form, students need to keep mandatory documents with them like Registration Number, Mobile Number, and Personal Identification Number(PIN) and fill them correctly.
    • Fill the Registration Number cautiously from the Registration Letter.
    • It is mandatory to upload Scanned copy of Certificate of Service signed by Principal or Member in .jpg/jpeg format in 100-300Kb/ 200 DPI resolution
    • Making Online Payment through Master/Visa/Maestro Credit/Debit Card/Rupay card/Net banking.
  3. Students must check it twice after filling the CA Final Exam form and before making Online Payment that below mentioned fields are filled correctly or not-
    • Registration Number
    • Medium
    • Centre
    • Eligibility Criteria
    • Groups
  4. Students are required to keep two-three copies of the filled form for further reference.
  5. Don’t Fold the application form while posting. it should be Submitted in PDF Format to the concerned Examination Authority.
  6. In case any student’s photograph or signature isn’t shown on the CA Final Exam Form, students need to get a print out of the Exam Form. Duly attach its Photograph and Signature and attest it from Chartered Accountant or Gazetted Officer.
  7. CA Final Admit Card will be issued Online generally by 14 days before CA Final Exams by ICAI at  icaiexam.icai.org. Students are required to download it, take printouts of it because Admit Cards will not be sent to students physically.
  8. Students have the option to write exams in Hindi or English, they need to choose medium accordingly while filling the CA Final Exam Form Dec 2021
  9. If any student attains exemption in any subject, it will be entertained till the next three attempts and during these three attempts, no exemption will be granted to students in any other subject of the same group whether he/she scores 60 or more than 60 marks.
  10.  The registration period of CA Final Course is valid up to Five Years i.e. Ten Attempts. After the expiry of 5 years, students need to renew the registration of the CA Final Course from the concerned Regional Office.

Students now can check the latest details about the CA final result through the given link.

Frequently Asked Questions

Ques 1– What is the CA Final Exam Form Dec 2021 Start and Last Date?

Ans- ICAI started accepting CA Final Application Form Dec 2021 from 16th Sept to 30th Sept, 2021.

Ques 2– Has ICAI re-opened the filing of the CA Final exam form?

Ans- Yes, ICAI has opened the filing of the exam form for 2 days i.e., from 11th October (Midnight) to 12th October, 2021 till 11:59 pm.

Ques 3– What is the CA Final Application Form Fees for Indian Centers?

Ans- For Single Group INR 1800 and 3300 for Both Groups for Indian Centres

Ques 4– Is it Mandatory to Register for CA Final before filling the CA Final Exam Form?

Ans- Yes, a student must get registered for CA Final before filling the application form.

Ques 5– Is everyone required to send a hard copy of the CA Final Exam Form to the ICAI office?

Ans- No, only those candidates whose photograph and signature is not appearing in the CA Final Exam Form need to send a signed hardcopy of the form with the attached photograph and duly attested by a Gazetted Officer.

Ques 6– Is the online fee paid for Exam Form refundable?

Ans- The fee is non-refundable/adjustable neither can it be canceled. Only in case of double/multiple payments from the same registration ID, error, or failure in electronic transmission, and in situations where payment is automatically made after the lost transaction, refund policy is applicable.

Ques 7– How can I ask for the refund of Exam Form Fee from ICAI?

Ans- The refund is made by ICAI to the same bank account which was used for fee payment of application form. It is made within 21 days after the last date of submitting the exam forms. In case the refund is not transferred to your account, you must write an e-mail to ICAI at [email protected] within 45 days from the closing date of application form submissions. You need to attach the documentary evidence such as a bank statement which will be used for verification by ICAI.

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