In the wake of COVID-19 crisis, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has postponed the CA exams to July-August. According to notification the exams will be held from July 29 to August 16.
The ICAI said “It is hereby notified for general information that in view of the ongoing spurt of the COVID-19 pandemic and in the interest of the well being of students, the Chartered Accountant Examinations scheduled from 19th June 2020 to 4th July, 2020 stand rescheduled and the said examinations shall now be held from 29 th July 2020 to 16th August, 2020.”
ICAI’s CA exams were initially scheduled to be held in May, but due to the lockdown imposed in the country to contain spread of COVID-19, the exams were postponed to June-July.
Earlier the ICAI said “ The Chartered Accountant examinations initially scheduled from May 2 to May 18 stand rescheduled and the said examinations shall now be held from June 19 to July 4.”
Meanwhile, the country will go into the third phase of lockdown from May 4. On May 1, the government announced to extend the lockdown for two more weeks.
— The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (@theicai) May 2, 2020