ICAI Exams Applications Forms: ‘Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) Forms’ Discontinued from May 2017; Only ‘Online Forms’ to be used by Candidates of CPT/ IPC/ Final Exams from May 2017
Candidates of Common Proficiency Test(CPT), Intermediate (IPC) and Final examinations, until the CA exams held in November/December 2016, had the option of:
a) Buying the OMR examination application forms, from the counters of the regional offices/branches of the Institute, filling it up and submitting them along with the demand draft for the applicable fee; or
b) Submitting examination applications online and pay the examination fee online.
It is hereby informed that it has been decided to discontinue OMR examination application forms with effect from May, 2017 Examination onwards for the students’ examinations. In other words candidates would not be able to submit OMR exam forms along with demand draft for the applicable fee, henceforth.
All candidates desirous of applying for CPT, Intermediate (IPC) and Final Examinations will henceforth be required to submit their examination application forms online only, at http://icaiexam.icai.org and also pay the applicable examination fee online, during the specified period.
Accordingly, there would be no sale of OMR examination application forms for students’ examinations across the sale counters of the Institute, with effect from May, 2017 Examination onwards.
Candidates are requested to note the above-mentioned change and act accordingly.