CA CPT - Exam Pattern
Chartered Accountants Foundation
Exam Date: 24 Jun 2022,26 Jun 2022,28 Jun 2022,30 Jun 2022
Pen & Paper Mode
Updated On - January 21 2022 by Amisha Kiran
The CPT exam pattern is outlined below. This section contains information about the weighting of each section, the marking scheme, and other details. Any changes to the CA CPT test pattern made by the administering authority will be posted here as soon as possible.
|CA CPT 2022 Exam Mode||Offline, i.e., Pen and Paper Based Test|
|Question Paper Type||Objective, Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)|
|Total Marks||200 Marks|
|Sessions||2 Sessions with 2 Subjects Each for 2 Hours|
|Negative Marking||0.25 Marks Deducted for Incorrect Answers|
|Minimum Marks||Overall Average of 50% and a minimum of 30% in Each Subject|
Candidates can check for the subject-wise CA CPT new syllabus exam pattern 2022 in the table below.
|Subject||Maximum Marks||Minimum Marks|
|Section A: Fundamentals of Accounting||60||18|
|Section B: Mercantile Laws||40||12|
|Section C: General Economics||50||15|
|Section D: Quantitative Aptitude||50||15|
The CA CPT test 2022 is divided into two sessions, each with two subjects. The sessions are two hours long. The following table lists the topics and times for each session.
|First Session (i.e. Morning Session)||10.30 AM to 12.30 PM (IST)|
Section A - Fundamentals of Accounting
Section B - Mercantile Laws
|Second Session (i.e. Afternoon Session)||2.00 PM to 4.00 PM (IST)|
Section C - General Economics
Section D - Quantitative Aptitude
The first session consists of two sections. The candidate is given 2 hours to attempt the questions. The paper is for 100 marks and the division of marks are as follows.
The second session has different weights for the two subjects. It also consists of 100 questions and has a time limit of 2 hours to answer all the questions.
26 Mar 2022
30 Mar 2022
24 Jun 2022, 26 Jun 2022