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Posted On 29 October 2009 at 07:09 Report Abuse

Friends any body tell me that in dec 2009 cpt exam ,how many marks of passing 100 or 120?

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Posted On 29 October 2009 at 08:04

Common Proficiency Test (CPT)
Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Common Proficiency Test?
It is an entry level test for Chartered Accountancy Course. It is a test of four subjects i.e. Accounting, Mercantile Laws, General Economics and Quantitative Aptitude. This test is of 200 marks. This test is divided into two sessions of two hours each (9.00 – 11.00 a.m. and 12.30 - 2.30 p.m.). CPT is an objective type test with negative marking

What are the qualifying marks?
The qualifying mark is 50%. A student has to remember that CPT is an objective type test with a negative marking for selecting wrong option which will be indicated in the question paper.

As of now its only 100 Marks. Till now no official notification issued by ICAI, in connection with Increase in Pass Mark.

CA Final Student

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Posted On 29 October 2009 at 11:05

Till now no official announcement for 120 marks to pass.

CA Paras jain
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Posted On 29 October 2009 at 15:01

100 is passing marks for dec 2009 attempt as there is no official announcement of any changes

Nirbhay rai

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Posted On 29 October 2009 at 22:46

as per consider by new syllabus and the exam patern given in model paper1&2(2009) or in prospectus it is only 100.

Himanshu Bansal
Chartered Accountant

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Posted On 30 October 2009 at 17:55

For December  2009 its 100,but its in the news that it "MAY" be increased to 120 from June 2010.But no official announcement yet.

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