ICAI holds Convocation Ceremony (2018) all across the Country for Newsly Qualified Members
Like every year, the ICAI today organised ‘Annual Convocation Ceremony 2018’, to award certificates of membership to newly qualified members and facilitate rank holders of the CA examinations, in all the 5 Regions i.e. Eastern, Western, Northern, Southern & Central Region of the ICAI, across the Country.
General Ved Prakash Malik, (Retd.), PVSM, AVSM who was the Chief of Indian Army during the Kargil War, was the ‘Chief Guest’ at the function.
Speaking at the event at New Delhi, addressing the newly qualified budding professionals, Chief Guest General Ved Prakash Malik said “Being a CA means a great deal today in our country and ICAI being the second largest accounting body in the world has done a commendable job of being a partner in the economic journey of the country and in nation building. I congratulate all the budding CA’s and wish them all the best in their future endeavor”.
CA. Naveen N.D. Gupta, President, ICAI encouraging the new CA member said: “With the opening up of world economy, newer professional avenues are coming in our way. As Chartered Accountants, we need to continue offering our professional competence and expertise in the best interests of our country. ICAI has established mutual co-operation framework for the advancement of accounting knowledge, professional and intellectual development, advancing the interests of Indian Chartered Accountants and positively contributing to the development of the accounting profession. As of now, Indian CA Qualification is recognized by global bodies having presence in 5 continents & ICAI will continue to promote the Indian CA profession abroad.”
The function was attended by approx. 2460 participants at New Delhi and a total of 9846 Chartered Accountants have been conferred with Membership Certificate in the Convocation organized today across the Country. The ICAI conducts Convocation twice every year for award of Certificate of Membership to newly enrolled Members as bonhomie to the CA fraternity. The Convocation is intended to bring young members of the profession under the umbrella of the fraternity of Chartered Accountants and foster a sense of belonging to the profession and the Institute.
ICAI’s Convocations 2018 Programme for Newly Qualified Members (Announcement dt. 10 Aug. 2018)
ICAI will organize Convocations 2018 Programme, for distributing certificates to the newly qualified members, on 2 Sept. 2018 (Sunday) at Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Jaipur, Kanpur and New Delhi, for members enrolled during the period 1 Nov. 2017 to 31 May 2018.
The ICAI organises such programmes in order to promote a sense of comradeship among members and for bringing them closer to the institute. In fact, this is an occasion to mark the entry of the new members into the fraternity.
Accordingly, ICAI invites members enrolled during the period 1 Nov. 2017 to 31 May 2018 to participate in the Convocation for awarding the “Certificate of Membership” amidst the august gathering of distinguished dignitaries.
Further, the details about the venue and timing schedule of the ICAI’s Convocations 2018 Programme will be intimated to the participants by the concerned Regional Offices of ICAI. For any further information, ICAI has requested members to contact the concerned Regional Office(s).