ICAI CA Final May  2024 FAQ Answered | Must Check for May 2024

ICAI CA Final May 2024 FAQ Answered | Must Check for May 2024

Dear CA May 2024 Students, the most awaited article is here.

Frequently asked questions of CA Final Students for CA Final Exam May 2024 have been answered here in this article

Most common questions related to CA Final 2024 have been answered by the best faculty of the CA Final Course and rank holders in the CA Final Exam.

Lets have a look over FAQs asked by CA Final Students related to CA Final May  2024 Exam!

FAQ 1: What are the ICAI CA Final Exam Dates May 2024 ?

As per the ICAI notification, the CA Final Exam May 2024 exams are scheduled from Nov 1 to Nov 16, 2024. The CA Final Nov 2023 Exam Dates are Nov 1, 3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14, and 16, 2024. 

The table below mentions the ICAI CA Final Exam Dates May 2024:

Group CA Final SubjectExam Dates
Group 1Paper 1: Financial ReportingMay  1, 2024
Paper 2: Advanced  Financial ManagementMay  3, 2024
Paper 3: Advanced Auditing & Professional EthicsMay 5, 2024
Group 2Paper 5: Integrated Business Solution ( Multi-disciplinary case study with strategic management )May  7, 2024
Paper 6: Direct tax laws and international taxation May  9, 2024
Paper 7: Indirect tax laws May 11, 2024


FAQ 2: What are the passing criteria in CA Final May 2024 Exams?

Minimum 40% mark requirement for each paper in the group, with a minimum aggregate of 50% for all papers in the group. For example:

Paper 1

Paper 2

Paper 3

Paper 4

Total of Group I

Paper 5

Paper 6

Paper 7

Paper 8

Total of Group II

Grand Total

PassPassPassPassFailed Group IPassPassPassPassPassed Group IIPassed Group II





FAQ 3: What was the CA passing percentage in CA Final June 2024 Exams?

CA Final (New Course) Passing Percentage June 2024:




Pass Percentage

Both Groups28,9884,43715.31%

CA Final (Old Course) Passing Percentage December 2021:




Pass Percentage

Both Groups3,109441.42%



FAQ 4: Who are the top achievers in CA June 2024 ?

Name of Candidate

All India Rank

Marks Obtained



Radhika Beriwala1640/80080%Surat
Nitin Jain2632/80079%Khatauli
Nivedita N3624/80078%Chennai

FAQ 5: What are the subjects in the CA Final May  2024 ?

The entire ICAI CA Final course syllabus is divided into TWO GROUPINGS, which are further subdivided into THREE SUBJECTS.

Paper number 6 has six elective subjects from which you may choose one as your elective paper. Each paper on the new CA Final exam comprises 100 marks.

CA Final Group 1 Subjects (New Syllabus)

  1. Paper 1- Financial Reporting (100 Marks)
  2. Paper 2- Advanced  Financial Management (100 Marks)
  3. Paper 3- Advanced Auditing and Professional Ethics (100 Marks)

CA Final Group 2 Subjects (New Syllabus)

  1. Paper 4 -   Multidisciplinary Case Study (100 Marks)
  2. Paper 5 - Direct tax laws and International taxation (100 Marks)
  3. Paper 6- Indirect Tax Laws (100 Marks)

Click here, For a detailed CA Final Nov 2024 Syllabus!FAQ 6: How many attempts are allowed for the CA Final May 2024 ?

FAQ 6: How many attempts are allowed for the CA Final May  2024 ?

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) does not restrict candidates from appearing in the CA exams on any number of CA foundation attempts, CA intermediate attempts, or CA final attempts. 

Candidates can give the CA exam attempts as many times as they need to qualify for the exam. 
The only restriction by ICAI is that candidates can only fill out the exam form if the registration period is valid.

After the registration period expires, candidates must revalidate their CA registration. The fees for revalidation are different for each level. 

Payments for revalidation under the revised scheme of education and training are given as follows:

For CA Final Candidates



Validity of registration period

5 years

Maximum number of attempts

10 times (two in a year)



Validity for registration

Revalidation fees after 1st July, 2017 (for each revalidation)

CA Foundation registration

3 Years

Rs. 300

CA Intermediate registration

4 Years

Rs. 400

CA Final registration

5 Years

Rs. 500

FAQ 7: Can CA students give CA Final Nov 2023 exam without Articleship?

No, according to the qualifying requirements for appearing in the CA final exam, the applicant must have completed at least 2.5 years of articleship under a practicing CA or according to ICAI standards. 

Candidates will not be able to take the exam unless they have completed the required period of articleship. 

FAQ 8: Which Final group to be written first?

It totally depends on CA Final Student. They can appear for the group in which he or they have more confidence and complete preparations.

FAQ 9: How to get a CA Articleship in Big4?

You can submit your resume in the work with us section of Big4 firms sites on the internet, or if you know a Big4 employee, you can ask for a referral.

FAQ 10: What Documents are Required For CA Final Exam Registration?

Students must submit relevant documentation while filing the registration form for the CA Final exams. 

The list of required documents are:

  • Candidates signature
  • Candidates Passport Size Photo
  • CA IPCC/Intermediate examination result, attested copy
  • CA Foundation/CPT examination attested copy
  • Nationality certificate
  • A copy of the special category certificate

Note: CA Final Students must keep these documents scanned copies ready before filling out the registration form.

FAQ 11: How do I register for the new ICAI CA Final Exam?

The ICAI provides a centralized self-service portal via which applicants may register without difficulty. 

Candidates are not required to visit an ICAI branch for registration or physical document submission.

FAQ 12: What are the fees for CA Final Exam?

Students would be charged INR 22,000 for the whole CA Final course.

FAQ 13: For how long does CA Final Exam Registration remain valid?

The CA Exam registration at all levels remains valid for a specific period, during which the CS student needs to complete his/her required training as well as clear his exams.

Registration Stage

Validity period (years)

CA Foundation3
CA Intermediate4
CA Final5

FAQ 14: Is there any negative marking for wrong answers to MCQs in CA Final Exams?

There is no negative marking in the case of CA Final and Inter exams.

FAQ 15: How to Check The Registration Status For CA Exams?

After completing the CA Final Registration, it is advised that students check the status of their CA Final Registration.

Typically, students will get an email confirmation of their registration and a password. 

In this case, if students do not get the CA Final Registration confirmation email, they should contact the regional office for assistance. 

Additionally, they may contact customer support. Students may check their CA Final Registration Status on the ICAI website.

FAQ 16: Can anyone suggest some reliable ways how to calm down my mind and start studying again for CA Exam?

There are many ways to calm down your mind and start focusing on your studies again:

  1. Study and solve questions by writing
  2. Start with a revision lecture
  3. Give time to your brain for a workout
  4. Eat a balanced brain-boosting diet
  5. Make a Proper Study Plan
  6. Readout Loud
  7. Sleep properly to avoid a lack of concentration
  8. Have a laughkeep short breaks after one topic completion

FAQ 17: How to claim an exemption in CA Examination?

The conditions to claim an exemption in CA Final Exams are:

  • A candidate should have appeared in all the papers comprised in a group.
  • Securing a minimum of 60 marks in a paper makes one eligible for exemption and the same shall be automatically indicated in the statement of marks issued by ICAI.
  • Till the time exemption in one or more paper(s) in a group is subsisting from an earlier attempt, no further exemption shall be granted to the candidate, even on securing 60% or more marks in any paper in that group.

FAQ 23: What is the minimum age limit to register for the CA Final exam?

ICAI does not restrict students on the basis of their age. Candidates belonging to any age can register for the CA course.

FAQ 24: Can I register for the CA Final Exam anytime during the year?

Yes, the registration for CA Final exam is open throughout the year. However, candidates need to keep in mind the cutoff dates before registering themselves. 

FAQ 25: What are the CA Final ExamTimings for May 2024 ?

The exam timings for all the CA Final papers are from 2 PM to 5 PM, except for paper 6. Paper 6 will be conducted from 2 PM to 6 PM.

So, except for paper 6, the duration of the CA Final exams is of 3 hours. 

FAQ 26: What are the Important Dates for CA Final May 2024 Exams?

In the following table, check out the important dates of the CA Final exam Nov 2023 that every student must know: 


CA Final Dates

RegistrationTill Dec 1, 2023
Exam FormFeb 10 to Mar  7, 2024
Admit CardThird Week of April 
Exam DatesMay 1 to 16, 2024
Result DateJuly  2024

FAQ 27: What are the dates to fill out the CA Final application form for May 2024 ? 

Students can fill out the ICAI Final application form from May 2024 from Jan  22 to Feb 10, 2024. 

FAQ 28: From where I can download the CA Final Exam Schedule for May 2024 exams? 

Candidates can download the CA Final exam schedule from the official website of ICAI.

FAQ 29:  How many times does ICAI conduct the CA Final exams in a year?

CA Final exams will be conducted 2 times a year. The ICAI conducts the CA Final exams in May and November.  

FAQ 30: Are 3 months enough for the CA Final preparation?

No, three months is insufficient to study for difficult exams such as CA Final. You must have conceptual clarity for all subjects, complete several practice exams, and review the CA Final course a minimum of three times. This will take an enormous amount of time.

Some CA Final Exam FAQs Answered by ICAI:

1) FAQs in respect of Revised Scheme of Education and TrainingClick Here

2) FAQs - BoSClick Here

3) FAQs for Exemption of CA Course Fee for students who have lost any parent during the Covid-19 Pandemic (1.4.2020 to 31.3.2023)Click Here

Thus, we hope this article has cleared your all questions related to CA Final Exams May  2024.

Stay tuned for daily CA Exams 2024 updates!

Read more: 

How to Get a Rank in CA Final Examination 2024

Download Ca Final Notes Pdf May 2024

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