ICAI CA Foundation Exam Form/Application Form for May 2022 (Re-opened)

ICAI has re-opened the filing of the CA Foundation Exam forms for May/June 2022 from March 26 to March 30, 2022, on its official website -“icaiexam.icai.org“. Moreover, the students have to pay the late fees of Rs. 600. ICAI has made this decision keeping in the mind the postponement of the CA Foundation exams from May to June 2022.

Reopening of the CA Foundation Exam form May/June 2022

Check the ICAI official notification here.

Earlier, the dates of filing the CA Foundation application form for May 2022 online was from Feb 21 to March 20, 2022.

The CA Foundation Exam form fee is Rs. 1500 for Indian students, Rs. 2200 for Kathmandu students and $325 for foreign students. To fill out the ICAI CA Foundation exam form May/June 2022, students have to enter the required details, submit the documents and pay the fees at the ICAI form filing portal. The documents needed while filling out the examination form are the declaration form, 10th & 12th marksheet, and special category certificate (if any).

ICAI has opened Correction Window 1 for the students to rectify any errors in the CA Foundation exam form. The window will be available for March 21 to March 30, 2022.

Here we are sharing the details about the May/June 2022 CA Foundation application form and the eligibility criteria for it. You will also get to know about the correction window, exam form fee and required documents for the CA Foundation exam form.

Students can join the VSI CA Foundation Coaching for the preparation of the 2022 exams.

ICAI CA Foundation Exam Form May 2022 Dates

ICAI has re-opened the CA Foundation exam form for the May 2022 exams. Students who are unable to fill out the exam form has one more option from March 26 to March 30, 2022, with the late fee of Rs. 600.

In the below table, check the CA Foundation exam form dates for the May 2022 session including the last date, dates of correction window and exams.

Start Date of CA Foundation Exam FormFebruary 21, 2022
Last date to fill Foundation Exam form May 2022March 13, 2022
Last date to fill out the form (with late fee)March 20, 2022
Re-opening of CA Foundation Exam FormMarch 26 to March 30, 2022
Opening date of Correction WindowMarch 21, 2022
Closing date of Correction WindowMarch 30, 2022
CA Foundation June 2022 Exam Dates24, 26, 28 and 30 June 2022

It is advised to submit the CA Foundation exam forms early to avoid the rush in the end. Aspirants can also check the CA Foundation Exam Dates for the June 2022 exams.

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    Eligibility Criteria for Filing the CA Foundation Application Form 2022

    According to the CA Foundation eligibility criteria, students need to fulfil the below-mentioned conditions-

    1. Students must have cleared their 12th board examination from the recognized board.
    2. Students must have completed the CA Foundation registration before the last date.

    How to Fill CA Foundation Exam Form May 2022?

    To fill out the CA Foundation exam form 2022, you have to visit the ICAI website, submit the required details and documents, and pay the fees. In case, if you have created your login account after December 2016, you don’t need to create a new account. You can log in using your single sign-in credential provided by ICAI with a unique login ID and password.

    After logging in, follow the detailed procedure to fill out the CA Foundation Application Form 2022.

    Step 1: Login and Apply

    Firstly, you need to visit the ICAI official website and log in with your credentials. If you are applying for the first time, then you need to register yourself.

    Afterwards, click on the “Apply Now” button to apply for the exam. Note that once you clicked on “Apply Now” no changes made to your profile will reflect in your application form.

    Applying for CA Foundation Exam Form May/June 2022

    Step 2: Fill up the Exam form and Submit the Declaration form

    In this step, students need to fill in the details like registration date, PIN number, roll number, qualifying exam of class 12th and its year, etc. Furthermore, you need to submit the declaration form. The declaration form/certificate of service can be downloaded from the ICAI website.

    Make sure you have filled in all the details correctly, once assured, click on “Save & Proceed”.

    Entering Details in the CA Foundation Exam Form May 2022

    Step 3: Preview

    Verify all your details. Click on “Back to Form”, if you want to make corrections.

    Submitting the CA Foundation Application Form

    Step 4: Pay the CA Foundation Exam form fees

    Click on “Make Payment” to initiate payment. The payment will be done online only. In case, if the payment is not completed, you can click on “Pay” in the dashboard to retry.

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    Step 5: Download the PDF after Successful Payment

    Once your payment is successful, you will be notified of the details of the payment. You can download your CA Foundation Exam Form May 2022 PDF by clicking on “Download PDF”. If your payment was deducted from the bank, but the success message is not provided on the ICAI site, your payment is not successful.

    Downloading the CA Foundation exam form pdf

    After submission, a Pdf file will be generated which needs to be saved in soft copy or hard copy, only if it has all correct details along with photograph and signature.

    If the form doesn’t contain a scanned photograph and signature then the CA Foundation exam form is physically submitted along with photograph and signature at the designated place and get the form attested by a Chartered Accountant or a Gazetted Officer or Head of an Educational Institution and submit the same at the designated office/s of ICAI.

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    Documents You Need for CA Foundation Application Form Filling

    • Declaration (in a specified manner) authenticated from your parents / Guardian and Head of Educational Institution / Member of ICAI / Gazetted Officer
    • Attach the scanned copy of  Class 12 Mark Sheet
    • Proof of Special Category (if any) scanned one
    • Examined copy of Passport size Photograph
    • Scanned copy of 10th Marksheet or Birth Certificate.
    • Master/Visa/Maestro Credit/Debit/ Card for making payment online.

    What is the CA Foundation Exam Form Fees 2022?

    The CA Foundation Exam form fee for May/June 2022 exams for Indian students is Rs. 1500, for Kathmandu students is Rs. 2200 and for foreign students, it is $325.

    Examination CentreFees
    For Indian CentresRs 1500
    For Overseas Centre(s) – Excluding Kathmandu CentreUS$ 325
    For Kathmandu (Nepal) CentreRs 2200

    The mode of exam form fees payment specified by ICAI is a Credit card, Debit Card, Net banking or Bhim UPI. Check the complete CA Foundation fees structure, by clicking on this link.

    Important Things to Take Care of while Filing the CA Foundation Exam Form

    While filing the exam form, students generally commit some mistakes. Therefore, we have mentioned a checklist of some important points to keep in mind while filling out the application form.

    • Enter the same information as you have provided in the registration form.
    • Do not fill 2-3 forms from the same computer. Furthermore, don’t fill out forms with your mobile phone.
    • Pay the exam form fees on time to avoid late fees.
    • Students can submit the fees only online.
    • Be assured that your form is successfully submitted. The form is submitted when it is completely filled, paid the fees and uploaded the documents.
    • Don’t forget to take the print out the examination form.

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    CA Foundation Correction Window for the May/June 2022 Exam Form

    In case, there is some mistake in the exam form, then ICAI opens the correction window for the rectification of errors. Here, you can apply for changes in the examination centres, selected group, medium of study, syllabus, etc.

    Now, to apply for corrections in your CA Foundation Application Form 2022, you need to follow the below-mentioned steps:

    1. Open the website icaiexam.icai.org and log in to your dashboard.
    2. Click on the ‘Changes’ button and edit the details.
    3. Type or write an application for the changes requested by you. Sign in and upload a scanned copy of the application on the website.
    4. Click Submit.

    We have seen that the correction window for CA Exam Form usually opens after the last date of the form submission. Therefore, it is expected that the correction window for May 2022 exams will open from March 21 to March 28, 2022.

    Submitting the application doesn’t mean that your request is accepted. If your application request is accepted then the changed status will appear in your admit cards.

    How to fill CA Foundation Exam Form 2022


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    What after CA Foundation Examination Form May 2022?

    After successful submission of the exam form, ICAI will issue the CA Foundation admit card 14-15 before the starting of the exams. Students should note that ICAI has disallowed the practice of the offline distribution of admit cards.

    Hence, students are required to download the CA Foundation admit card online from the official website. To download the admit card, students need to log in to the ICAI website icaiexam.icai.org, with their id and password. It is mandatory for the students to take the admit card with them as without that they are not allowed to give papers.

    As less time remains for CA Foundation Exams students are required to make a good strategy to complete their CA Foundation Course. Also, they need to do 2 to 3 times revisions and solve the previous year’s CA Foundation Question Papers, and mock test papers to achieve good marks.


    Q 1. Has ICAI re-opened the window for the CA Foundation exam form May/June 2022? 

    Ans. Yes, ICAI has re-opened the exam form window. Students can fill out the form from March 26 to March 23, 2022.

    Q 2. What is the last date to fill out the ICAI CA Foundation exam form for May 2022? 

    Ans. The last date to fill the CA Foundation exam form of the May 2022 session is 13th March 2022 (without late fees) and 20th March 2022 with late fees of Rs. 600.

    Q 3. What are the dates for the Correction Window for May 2022 exams? 

    Ans. Yes, ICAI has opened the correction window. Students can apply for the changes from March 21 to March 30, 2022.

    Q 4. Where to submit the CA Foundation examination form? 

    Ans. Students have to submit the examination form on the official website of ICAI.

    Q 5. What if my Photograph/Signature is missing on the Exam form PDF?

    Ans. Students whose photo or signature is missing, need to take the printout of the pdf, attach the photo and send it to the ICAI office.

    Q 6. Am I allowed to opt for the medium of writing answers?

    Ans. Yes, students can choose English or Hindi Medium to write the papers based on their preference. However, all the students have to write paper 2 in the English language only.

    Q 7. Can I register now for the CA Foundation May 2022 exams?

    Ans. No, the registration for CA Foundation May 2022 exams are closed on 1st January 2022. However, you can register for the Nov 2022 exams.