CA in commerce field is a top most career option. CA is a field that deals with the accounts and taxation part. CA after 10th std will be the best way to start your career in CA.
CA full form
CA full form is Chartered Accountant. CA is one of the top most preferred career option by many students. Its also considered as one of the prestigious and respectable career option giving white color job.
CA have a great demand and career scope. Every year almost 50,000 CAs are required in the industries. You can start preparing for CA after 10th standard by taking a commerce field in 12th standard.
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CA students offered average salary of Rs 7.36 lakh a year and highest pay reaching Rs 24.64 lakh.
Well, it is a highly respected professional course with a promising future life. It is also a tough course and requires lots of hard work. It is one of the top most courses in commerce stream in India.
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CA Course Duration
To completer CA it takes around 4.5 years on whole. The only challenge is that you have to complete all its levels with all subjects in your first attempt. Because each number of attempt you fail, the duration increases, your six months in this journey.
In order to make a career as CA profession one needs to have completed 10th std. At the same, one should take an admission for 11th and 12th std. One can study intermediate i.e., 11th and 12th from any stream but its advisable to take an admission for the Commerce becuase it helps to learn CA easily.
CA exam course stages
- Common Proficiency Test (CPT)
- IPCC Group I and II course
- Complete a 3 years artcileship ( practical training ), 100 hours ITT training
- CA Final Group I and II
After completion of 12th std, you need to give a CA -Common Proficiency Test (CPT), its a qualifying exam for CA. After clearing CPT even with the qualifying marks, you need to go for the IPCC Group I and II courses and also need to complete a 3 years artcileship, 100 hours ITT training and after this you will be eligible for the CA Final Group I and II. On successfully completing all the levels you become a ceritified CA.
CA as career
Remember that CA is not full time degree, its a part time Professional degree and so you also go for the B.com along with the CA course.
But here is something you need to know! the course is very challenging and can be quite stressful to handle. You cannot hope to be a successful CA if you do not put in all your efforts during CA academics.
And it is not an easy task to keep yourself constantly motivated to give your 100% unless you really like the subjects present in the course.
So, please take up CA only if you are interested in the subjects like Accounting Taxation, Auditing and Assurance the course contains. We hope you are keeping your options open to other career options as well. All the best!
CA Job Opportunities
- Audit and Taxation
- Chartered Accountant Firms
- Tax Advisory Firms
- Corporate Houses
- Cost Accountant
- Banking and Financial Services (Government and Private)
- Investment Banking Firms
- Insurance Sector
Chartered Accountant Responsibilities
When you get a job as a Chartered Accountant or doing Chartered Accountant work for private firms, you will be monitoring the below fields.
- Operating Accounts
- Managing Tax
- Budgeting and Budgetary Control
- Dealing with Wages & Salaries
- Carrying out Internal Audits
- Monitoring Expenditure
- Paying Accounts & Sending out Invoices
Before joining CA, if you know what Chartered Accountants will have to do in future then it will be easy for you to handle CA course and complete the course with practicle work proficiency.
CA has great career with multiple opportunities and at the same time require more hardwork when compared to other streams.
By giving sufficient time and practicing on the daily basis one can clear the CA studies. More hardwork leads to more good results.
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