ICAI CA Intermediate Exam Form, Correction Window Dec 2021 – How to Apply, Fees


CA Intermediate Exam Form Dec 2021 – ICAI has re-opened the filing of online exam form for the Dec 2021 exams. Previously, students can fill the application form from 16th Sept to 3rd October, 2021. Now due to the Covid-19 pandemic, ICAI has decided to give students one more chance to fill the exam form. Students can fill the exam form from 11th October (Mid Night between 10th & 11th) to 12th October till 11:59 PM with a late fee of Rs. 600 or US$10. Check the latest notification by ICAI regarding the CA Intermediate Exam form dates below.

ICAI notification regarding CA Foundation exam form dates

But before filing a CA intermediate application form you must check out the eligibility criteria for CA Inter. ICAI has opened the correction window from 4th October to 10th October, 2021. The exam form fee for both groups is Rs. 2700 and for single group, it is Rs. 1500. ICAI will conduct the CA Intermediate exams from 6th to 20th Dec, 2021.

In this detailed guide to CA Intermediate exam form, you will get to know about the eligibility, documents required, how to fill the application form, fees, correction window, and many more. Check the article to get full details.

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Check Important Dates for CA Intermediate Exam Form Dec 2021

The most important dates related to CA Intermediate exams form are mentioned below.

Availability of CA Intermediate Exam Form16th September, 2021
Last date to fill the CA Inter Exam Form30th September, 2021
Last date of CA Inter Exam form (with late fee)Till 3-October, 2021
The opening of the Correction Window4th October, 2021
The closing of the Correction Window10th October, 2021
Re-opening of Exam form11th-12th October, 2021
CA Intermediate Exam Dates (Group I)

  • OLD
  • New

6th, 8th, 10th & 12th Dec 2021

6th, 8th, 10th & 12th Dec 2021

CA Intermediate Exam Dates (Group II)

  • OLD
  • New

14th, 16th & 18th Dec 2021

14th, 16th, 18th & 20th Dec 2021


Who Can Apply to CA Intermediate Application Form Dec 2021?

Students who fulfill the following  minimum eligibility criteria can apply to CA Inter Exam form for Dec 2021

  • An applicant must have cleared his/her CA Foundation Examination.
  • Students of commerce background with an aggregate of 55% and other than the commerce background with the 60% marks from any approved university can enroll for CA Inter Exam 2021.
  • Candidates who are coming from the direct entry route method of CA must have cleared the CA Intermediate examination of ICSI/ICWA Examination. In order to apply for the CA Intermediate Examination, these students should pass the examination before 1st March/1st September.

Things to remember before applying to the CA Inter Exam Form

There are some common mistakes that candidates might commit while filing their application forms. Read all the points carefully and then proceed for the form.

  • Do not fill your exam form through your mobile phones. Always use laptop or computer with good internet connection.
  • Do not fill 2 application forms simultaneously, even if they are for 2 different candidates. Also, after applying for the form, clear your browsers cache properly.
  • If needed, then you have to upload the certificate of service. This is for those students who are appearing for intermediate exams after their articleship is over.

How To Fill CA Intermediate Exam Form/Application Form 2021?

Step 1: Login on the icaiexam.icai.org website with your unique credentials provided by ICAI.

logging in to fill the CA Intermediate Exam Form

Step 2: Start applying for the CA Intermediate Exam. You will see an ‘Apply Now’ button (like shown in the image below). Click on it. But you need to ensure you do all the changes in your profile before applying for exam forms.

Applying for the CA Intermediate Exam Form

Step 3: Fill in the required details. Cross-check them and click ‘Save & Preview’.

Step 4: You will have the ‘Back to Form’ option for editing your details. Once everything is properly filled, click ‘I agree’ and then do the Final Submission by clicking the ‘Final Submit’ button.

Click on the agree button and then press the "Final Submit"

Step 5: The next step is the CA Intermediate Exam form fee payment.

Step 6: On the successful fee payment for CA Intermediate Exam Form, the portal will show a notification with payment details. (Note them for later reference.) A pdf file of the filled and submitted exam form will be generated. You need to download the pdf file.

Downloading PDF of the CA Intermediate Application Form

If the form has your photograph and signature, then your application for CA Intermediate Exam Form is COMPLETE.

If the form does not have the photograph and scanned signature, then you need to follow the next steps.

Step 7: Take a print out/hardcopy of the Exam Form and attach your latest colored passport size photo. Physically sign the form.

Step 8: Get the form attested by a Gazetted Officer.

Step 9: Send the physical copy of the CA Intermediate Exam Form after the above attachments and formalities are completed.

Important Note: Students should fill the Exam form at an early date, so they can send it to the ICAI office in time. ICAI has specified that the forms will not be accepted after the last date. We advise students to fill and submit the forms at least 3-4 days before the last date.

Submission of forms with photos pasted on already appearing photographs in the PDF and over signed signatures will be ignored and no such changes will be made.

Essential Documents Needed While Filling CA Intermediate Exam Form

Before filling of IPCC exam form, CA Aspirants will require the following important documents:

  1. The Copy of the Candidate’s Registration form
  2.  For making Online Payment of fees need BHIM UPI/Master/Visa/Maestro Credit/Debit Card/Rupay.
  3. Applicant’s Photograph in Softcopy.
  4. Scanned Copy of Applicant’s Signature

CA Intermediate Exam Form Fees

After filling the CA Intermediate exam form, the students are required to pay the CA inter exam form fee. The following are the details regarding the Intermediate Exam Form fee.

CategoryCitiesCA Intermediate Exam Form Fees
For Both Groups of CA IntermediateIndian CityRs 2700
KathmanduRs 3400
Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha, and Muscat$ 500
One of the CA Intermediate GroupsIndian CityRs 1500
KathmanduRs 2200
Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha, and Muscat$ 325

Don’t forget to download the application form pdf after the successful payment of CA inter Application fees. Students can get the complete CA Intermediate fee structure, on our detailed blog.

CA Intermediate Application Form Submission with Late Fee

Due to some reason, the candidates forget to pay the CA Intermediate Application form fee. For this reason, ICAI gives one more chance to the candidates to submit the IPCC exam form fee with late fees of Rs.600.

The last date to apply for the CA Inter exam form for Dec 2021 with late fees is 3-October-2021.

Exam Timings for CA Intermediate Dec 2021

The exam timings have set by the ICAI are 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM i.e. the afternoon session the same as earlier. However, the timings for the Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Muscat centers will be 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM which is corresponding/equivalent to Indian timings.

The exam timings at Doha Centre will be 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM corresponding to the Indian time 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

The timings at the Kathmandu Centre will be 2:15 PM to 5:15 PM again corresponding to the Indian timings.

Indian Centres2.00 PM to 5:00 PM
Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Muscat centers12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Doha Centre11:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Kathmandu Centre2:15 PM to 5:15 PM

CA Intermediate Application Correction Window

Students who made any kind of error or mistake while filling the CA Intermediate Exam Form Dec 2021, one chance to correct all the errors is provided by the Institute of Chartered Accountant of India. After filling the CA Intermediate Application Form, form some time Correction Window of CA Intermediate is open for students to make changes.

Students can change their Medium, Group, Centre, Zone, Region, etc.

Correction Window 1– The dates of the Correction window 1 is from 4th October to 10th October, 2021. In Correction Window 1, students can change or correct their error in the Medium of Centre and ICAI don’t charge any amount for Correction Window 1.

Correction Window 2– In the Second Correction Window of the CA Intermediate Exam Form, Students who come to know about their Error in Medium or Centre through Admit Card, they can rectify the error through Correction Window 2 of CA Intermediate Application Form with payment of INR 1000.

Below are the steps you need to follow for applying for changes through the correction window:

  1. Go to the website icaiexam.icai.org and choose the login option from the top panel of the screen.
  2. Once you open your dashboard, make the changes you want, and upload a written/typed application signed by you.
  3. Submit the changes.

If your change request is accepted, it will be shown on your Admit Card.

When can you apply for a change in CA Intermediate Application Form through the Correction Window?

ICAI announces the dates for opening the correction window. Recently, the online facility for change in the examination center of Dec 2021 CA exams, which was reopened has now been declared as postponed by ICAI. For now, no facility for change in the application form is available. However, new dates will be announced soon.

What if the Candidate’s Photographs or Signature are not appearing on the CA Intermediate Exam Form?

After filling CA Intermediate Exam Form Dec 2021, any student forgets to affix their Photograph or signature or if photograph and signature are not showing on their CA Exam Form.

They need to take the print out of their CA Intermediate Exam Form and affix their Passport Sized Photograph and Signature on it. After that attest it from a Chartered Accountant or Member of ICAI or Gazetted Officer and send it to ICAI Exam Authority on the following Address-

The Additional Secretary of Exams

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)

ICAI Bhawan, Indraprastha Marg,

New Delhi – 110 002.

Checking the CA Intermediate Exam Form Status

Candidates after applying for the CA intermediate exam, can also check the status of their exam form. Now, to check the application form status, candidates need to follow these steps.

  1. Go to the official website of the ICAI.
  2. On the dashboard section, candidates have to enter their exam form number or the barcode number.
  3. Now, select the option, “Check CA Intermediate/IPCC Examination Form status”. Here, you’ll check the status of your ca intermediate exam form.

CA Intermediate Examination Center(s) in India –

CA Exam Centers

What after CA Intermediate Exam Form Dec 2021

After the filling of the CA Intermediate online Exam form, the candidates after some days can download the CA Intermediate Admit Card online. Candidates can download Intermediate Admit Card through the ICAI website in the student login only. You must carry your admit card in your CA Inter exam. After downloading the Admit Card, start the preparation for your examination and practice the mock test or past CA Intermediate Question Papers. It helps you to build confidence in you before the examination. So, Study hard and do well for your Examination.

About CA Intermediate

CA Intermediate is the Second Stage in Chartered Accountancy Course. Prior to CA Intermediate, CA IPCC Exams are conducted which has Two Groups and Seven Subjects whereas in CA Intermediate there are two groups with Eight Subjects, each group consists of Four Subjects.

ICAI conducts CA Intermediate Exams twice in a year, in the month of Dec and November, and 14 days prior to CA Intermediate Exams, Admit Card is issued. The result of CA Intermediate is being announced in the month of February for the November attempt and in August for the June attempt.

Frequently Asked Questions

Ques 1- When the CA Intermediate Exam Form Dec 2021 will Start and End?

Ans- ICAI started accepting CA Intermediate Application Form Dec 2021 from 16-September-2021 to 30-September-2021 without Late Fees.

Ques 2- What are new dates to fill the Exam Form for CA Intermediate Exams? 

Ans- ICAI re-opened the exam form filing for 2 days. Now, students can fill the exam form from 11th October midnight to 12th October till 11

Ques 3- How much is the Late Fees of CA Intermediate Exam Form with the Last Date?

Ans- Students can fill the CA Application Exam Application Form with Late Fees of Rs 600 and $10 from 1-October-2021 to 3-October-2021.

Ques 4- What is the fees of the CA Intermediate Application Form for Indian Nationals?

Ans- For Single Group INR 1500 and 2700 for Both Groups for Indian Centres

Ques 5- What is the CA Intermediate Application Form Fees for Foreign Nationals?

Ans -For Single Group US$ 325 and US$ 500 for Both Groups

Ques 6- Is it Mandatory to Register for CA Intermediate before filling CA Final Exam Form?

Ans- Yes, a student must get registered for CA Intermediate before filling the CA Finals  Form.

Ques 7-  What to do if I entered the wrong CPT roll number?

Ans- Firstly, you can omit the mistakes when the correction window is open. Other than that, you can contact the regional branch through mail or raise a grievance on E-Sahayatha.

Ques 8- I applied for the both the groups but appeared in only one of them.  Is it fine?

Ans- Yes, it is fine. Applying for the exams allows you to sit in the exam. Now, its your choice whether you want to appear for one of them, both.

On the given page, we have shared with you all the relevant details related to CA Intermediate Exam Form Dec 2021 Examinations say it the Opening date of an application window, closing date, how to fill the CA exam form, examination fees, late fees, exam timings for both Indian and Abroad centers and Examination centers as well.