As per the official notification released by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) the date for the ICAI exams scheduled for January 2021 has finally been announced. Such students who don’t wish to appear for the exams scheduled for November, now have the opportunity to appear in the January 2021 exams.
In an official notification dated 19 November 2020, the authorities outlined that the ICAI exams will be held on 21 January 2021 at all the previously announced exam centres. The institute will update more details about the schedule of the examinations and admit card once the “opt-out” scheme period gets over.
Students have the option to carry forward their candidature from the November 2020 exams to the November Cycle- II. This cycle is scheduled for the second half of January 2021. In order to avail this, students will have to choose the “OPT-OUT” scheme.
Due to the worsening situation amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, many students had raised concerns regarding the safety standards in the examination venue. But ICAI has informed that the exams will be carried out adhering to all the safety protocols and standard operating procedures laid down by the government.
ICAI Helpline Facility
Keeping in mind the ease of the candidates and to provide them with every possible assistance, ICAI has released a list of helpline numbers and email ids to cover all exam-related concerns.
- 0120 3054 851, 852, 853 and 835
- 0120 4953 751, 752, 753 and 754
Students are advised to keep visiting the official website – www.icai.org to keep track of the latest updates.