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CA Intermediate Fees Structure 2021

The ICAI has initiated the registration for CA Intermediate 2021 with the board of studies. To register for CA Intermediate, students are required to fill the CA Intermediate form with payment with the amount specified on the ICAI website. Candidates need to create a login by submitting their email id and contact number.CA intermediate exams are conducted in the month of May and November. Candidates can register for the CA Intermediate course at any time they wish. 

CA course is one of the best courses in India. The  CA course duration after 12th and graduation is almost 4.5 years. Here you will get the complete details regarding ICAI CA Intermediate Fee structure 2021 like registration process, last date, eligibility criteria, registration letter, how to check the registration status, and documents required for CA Intermediate 2021 registration.

The new revised scheme CA Intermediate is the second level examination for the CA course wherein students register themselves through the CA Foundation or  CPT (Common Proficiency Test) exam generally. Also, check the CA Intermediate Syllabus. There are some criteria to be followed in order to register yourself for the IPCC exam.

Candidates have to follow the eligibility criteria before applying for the CA Intermediate exam. The registration procedure is not automatic i.e. you will not be registered directly after being CA Intermediate eligible to give the exam. In a simplified form, it means that there is a particular registration process for CA Intermediate that has to be followed in order to appear in the CA Intermediate exams. Students looking for filling of the CA Intermediate exam form go with this link – CA IPCC/Intermediate Application Form. 

To get updates for the CA Intermediate Fee Structure, stay tuned with VSI.

Important Dates Regarding CA Intermediate Fees Structure 2021

Given below are some of the important dates regarding the CA intermediate fee structure 2021.

Application Form 

31 March 2021

Last date to submit without a late fee

13 April 2021

Last date to submit with late fee

16 April 2021

CA Intermediate 2021 Eligibility

The two paths to becoming qualified for the CA Intermediate exam are as follows:

Route 1- By clearing CA foundation or CPT exam

Route 2- Through the direct entry to CA Intermediate

The eligibility for the CA Intermediate through direct entry is the following:

  1. Commerce student graduate or postgraduate should have scored a minimum of 55% marks and non- commerce graduate or postgraduate students should have scored a minimum of 60% marks.
  2. Candidates must have cleared the intermediate level of the institute of company secretaries of India and the institute of cost accountant in India.
  3. Graduate/postgraduate who have studied at least 3 subjects among Accounting, Auditing, Mercantile Laws, Corporate Laws, Economics, Management (including Financial Management), Taxation (including Direct Tax Laws and Indirect Tax Laws), Costing, Business Administration or Management Accounting (or similar subjects with different nomenclatures), securing a minimum of 55% in aggregate.

Examination Fee or Application Fee for the CA Intermediate Course

For the Intermediate single group, the examination fee or application fee is Rs 1500 and for both the groups the Intermediate examination fee is Rs 2700. The student from the foundation route can enroll either for a single group or both group exams according to their preparation. The examination fee for the single group is Rs 1500 and for both groups is Rs 2700. Direct entry route candidates have to register for both groups. They can also appear for single group exams. The examination fee for both groups is Rs 2700. Overseas students have to pay US$ 325 for a single group and US$ 500 for both the groups.

Journal Fee for the Intermediate Level 2021

Usually, journals are free of cost for the CA students for the intermediate level. Candidates who have registered under the direct entry route only have to pay for the journals. Direct entry route candidates have to pay Rs 200 for the subscription of the journals.

Students Activity Fees for Intermediate Level 2021

Activity fees are for candidates who wish to experience different workshops, seminars, conferences held by the ICAI for the CA intermediate level candidates. Students wishing to join these activities have to pay Rs. 2000.

ICITSS Fees for Intermediate Level 2021

The ICAI has revised the old practical training program of the information technology and orientation program into a combo pack of the ICITSS. For CA students, ICITSS is four weeks of mandatory training. This session goes for a minimum of six hours for 15 days. The training helps candidates to know more about the software used for accounting purposes and interaction with the outer world. The ICITSS fees for the intermediate level are Rs 13500. The validity is for 4 years. The students can re-validate again by paying Rs 400.

CA Intermediate Total Fees 

  • For Indian Students

CA intermediate total fees for all the groups of Indian students are given below.

ParticularsIntermediate single group (foundation entry)Intermediate both (foundation entry)Intermediate fee for a direct entry route
Journal membership


Examination fees




Registration fees




Practical training fees


6500+7000 ICITSS


Online form fees












  • For Overseas Students

CA intermediate fees for single and both the groups of overseas students are as follows:

FeesBoth groupSingle group
Registration fees

US$ 1000

US$ 600

Examination fees

US$ 500

US$ 325

For India and Kathmandu, the late fee is Rs 600. And for overseas, the late fee applicable is US$ 10.

Fee for Students changing from old IPCC course to new Intermediate course- Students has to pay Rs 500 for changing the scheme only if the registration is still valid.

The fee structure for re-appearing again for Intermediate exam- To revalidate the intermediate registration, students need to pay Rs 400. The validity of the intermediate registration is for four years.

CA Intermediate Registration Fees Structure 

For the registration of the CA Intermediate exam, students are required to pay some amount of the registration fees.

For Indian Students

Details of feesBoth groupsSingle groups
Registration fees



Student’s activity fee



Registration fee as the article assistant


Total Fees



For Foreign Students

Details of feesBoth groupsSingle groups
Registration fees

Student’s activity fee

Registration fee as the article assistant

Total Fees



Documents Required for CA Intermediate Registration 2021

Given below are the documents required to submit to the regional office within seven days of the date of online registration along with the print out of the online registration form with the student’s signature on it.

  1. Foundation Route students have to submit attested copy of mark sheet of Class 12th or its equivalent
  2. The central government recognized examination pass marks statement.
  3. Direct Entry Route students have to submit an attested copy of the Graduation/ Post Graduation mark statements/mark sheet of Intermediate level examination of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India or theInstitute of Cost Accountants of India.
  4. One recent color photograph (affixed on the printout of the online successful registration form)
  5. Attested copy of proof of Nationality, if the student is a foreigner.
  6. Attested copy of proof of special category certificate,i.e, SC/ST, OBC, Differently abled.

CA Intermediate Application Form 2021

The candidates can proceed to fill the CA intermediate application form 2021 after successfully registering with the board of studies (BOS) for the CA intermediate examination. In the application form, students are required to fill the details such as contact details, educational qualification details, etc. Students are required to fill the form on the official website of ICAI.


CA intermediate is the second level of the CA course. To register for the CA intermediate course, candidates have to fill the online registration form 2021. The course is for 9 months and the exam is conducted twice a year annually in the month of May and in the month of November. To get the latest updates regarding the CA intermediate level, stay tuned with VSI.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. What is the fee for CA intermediate registration?

Ans: CA intermediate registration amount for single group is Rs. 11000 , for both groups is Rs. 15000 , and for direct entry is Rs. 15000 for Indian candidates.

Q2. What is the online form fee for CA intermediate courses?

Ans: The online form fee for CA intermediate courses are Rs. 200 for all the groups.

Q3. Can CA intermediate students prepare for exams without CA Coaching?

Ans: It is very difficult to prepare for CA intermediate without CA coaching. CA coaching provides the right path for the preparation of CA intermediate exams. 

Q4. At what age are you eligible for CA?

Ans: There is no age limit for CA. But once you register for the CA exams, it is valid for 5 years only.

Q5. What is the maximum salary package of a CA?

Ans: The maximum salary package of a CA is around 50-70 lakhs per annum.