ICAI CA Intermediate Fees Structure 2021 (Complete Guide) – VSI

                     

CA Intermediate Fee Structure – The ICAI has initiated the registration for CA Intermediate Dec 2021 with the board of studies. To register for CA Intermediate Course, students are required to fill the CA Intermediate form and also made the payment. 

During your intermediate journey, you need to pay various kinds of fees like registration fees, exam form fees, journal membership fees, exam fees, and many more. Candidates need to pay the fees online and on the time. The total CA Intermediate fees that you are going to pay is Rs. 33400 for both groups, Rs. 28200 for single group, and Rs. 33600 for direct entry route. 

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

CA Intermediate Fees Structure

For Indian Students

CA Intermediate fee structure for Indian students are mentioned below. You can check the inter fees for all the groups, whether for foundation entry or direct entry route. 

ParticularsSingle Group Both GroupDirect Entry Route
Journal membership

200

Examination Fees

1500

2700

2700

Registration Fees

11000

15000

15000

Practical Training Fees

6500+7000

6500+7000

6500+7000

Online Form Fees

200

200

200

Students Activity Fees

2000

2000

2000

Registration for Article Assistant

1000

1000

1000

Total

29200

34400

34600

As mentioned in the above table, the intermediate fees for Foundation entry students is Rs. 33400 for both groups and Rs. 28200 for single group. And for students of Direct entry route, they need to pay Rs. 33600 as their CA Intermediate fee. They also need to pay the journal membership fee of Rs. 200, as stated above.

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 2021

At the time of  CA Intermediate registration, students are required to pay some amount of the registration fees. In the following table, you’ll get to know the total fees that you have to pay at the time of registration. 

For Indian Students

Details of feesBoth groupsSingle groups
Registration fees

15000

11000

Student’s activity fee

2000

2000

Registration fee as the article assistant

1000

Total Fees

18000

13000

For Foreign Students

Details of feesBoth groupsSingle groups
Registration fees

1000

600

Student’s activity fee

Registration fee as the article assistant

Total Fees

1000

600

CA Intermediate Exam Form Fee

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. 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. Only candidates who have registered under the direct entry route 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.

Announcement for students regarding the fees: 

ICAI will exempt the CA course fee for the students who lost any of their parent in this Covid-19 Pandemic. It is notified by ICAI in its latest notification that this scheme is applicable from 1st April, 2020 to 31st March, 2023.

ICAI Announcement regarding course fee

Check the complete details regarding the the exemption here: ICAI Notification

Important Dates Regarding CA Intermediate Fees Structure 2021

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

EventsDates
Application Form

16 September, 2021

Last date to submit without a late fee

30 September, 2021

Last date to submit with late fee3 October, 2021

CA Intermediate 2021 Eligibility

There are eligibility criteria for the CA Intermediate course, that students must qualify before registration. The two paths to becoming qualified for the CA Intermediate exam are as follows:

Route 1- By clearing CA foundation 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 should get at least 55% marks and non- commerce students should get at least 60% marks in their graduation or post-graduation. Or, they have cleared the Intermediate level of ICSI and ICAI. 
  2. 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.

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. Attested copy of mark sheet of Class 12th or its equivalent(Foundation Route students). 
  2. The central government recognized examination pass marks statement.
  3. Attested copy of the Graduation/ Post Graduation mark statements/mark sheet of Intermediate level examination of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India or the Institute of Cost Accountants of India(Direct Entry Route students).
  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 exam 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. The students can now fill the CA Intermediate Exam Form. 

CA Intermediate Coaching Fees

Teacher’s guidance, knowledge and support will play the major role in getting a good CA Intermediate result. If you’re looking for CA Intermediate Coaching, then VSI Jaipur will be a choice. We offer face to face classes, online classes, for students across India. The preparation with study material and giving mock test papers at regular interval, you’ll be in a good position. Students also get personal guidance with the experienced teachers whenever required.

The CA Intermediate Coaching fees of VSI is Rs. 80,000 for both groups, Rs. 45,000 for the first group and Rs. 42000 for the second group. You can find out more details on CA Intermediate Coaching, through the given link.

Conclusion

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. 

In this article, you got the complete details about the CA Inter fee structure such as CA inter registration fees, CA inter exam form fees, journal fees, practical training fees and the CA Inter coaching fees. 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.