Survey of accounting institutes of India

Aisha (Finance Professional) (7547 Points)

15 October 2007  
INDIA: Survey of accounting institutes: 2007



The Institute of Chartered Accountants in India (ICAI)
CONTACT DETAILS
Address Indraprastha Marg, Poxt Box
No. 7100, New Delhi u 110 002 u India
Telephone + 91 11 3989 3989
Fax + 91 011 3011 0580
E-mail
icaiho @ ...
Website
www.icai.org

KEY FIGURES
President Sunil Talati (one-year term ends 3 February 2008)
Executive director Ashok Haldia (secretary)
Annual turnover INR11,276.37 lacs

MEMBER DETAILS
Number Percent

Total qualified members 140,000 100
Qualified members based abroad 5,723 4
Qualified members 29 and under 35,209 24
Qualified members aged 30-39 43,824 30
Qualified members aged 40-49 32,610 22
Qualified members aged 50-65 23,384 17
Qualified members over 65 4,814 3
Qualified members age unknown -
Qualified members who are women 19,474 14
Qualified number of student members 400,000 100
Qualified number of students members who are
Women 133,336 33
Qualified number of students based abroad - -
Qualified members in public practice 78,273 56
Qualified members in business 61,568 44
Qualified members in public sector - -
Qualified members who are retired/ honorary members - -
Qualified members in internal audit - -

MEMBERSHIP FEES
Annual membership fee INR300(1); INR900(2)
Annual membership fee for those with An additional INR800 on top
practising certificates of membership fees
Annual membership fee for non active members/
retired, honorary -
Annual membership fee for student members -

MUTUAL LINKS
International affiliations IFAC (3); CAPA (4); SAFA (5);
IASB (9); IIN (10)
Overseas bodies with which reciprocal ICAEW (7); ICAN (8); CGA
agreements are in place Canada

The Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India (ICWAI)

CONTACT DETAILS
Address 12 Sudder Street, KolKata
u 700 016 u India
Telephone + 91 33 2252 1031
Fax + 91 33 2252 7993
E-mail
sdicwai @ ...
Website
www.myicwai.com

KEY FIGURES
President Chandra Wadhwa (one-year
term began 22 July 2007)
Executive director Debasis Bagchi (secretary)
Annual turnover Financial powers delegated to
regional branches

MEMBER DETAILS
Number Percent

Total qualified members 41,800 100
Qualified members based abroad 1,500 3
Qualified members 29 and under 7,800 18
Qualified members aged 30-39 15,000 35
Qualified members aged 40-49 10,000 23
Qualified members aged 50-65 7,000 16
Qualified members over 65 2,000 4
Qualified members age unknown - 1
Qualified members who are women 4,500 10
Qualified number of student members 165,000 100
Qualified number of students members who are
Women 30,000 18
Qualified number of students based abroad 500 1
Qualified members in public practice 1,700 4
Qualified members in business 21,000 50
Qualified members in public sector 14,000 34
Qualified members who are retired/honorary members 3,000 7
Qualified members in internal audit 2,100 5

MEMBERSHIP FEES
Annual membership fee INR300(1); INR800(2)
Annual membership fee for those with An additional INR500 on top
practising certificates of membership fees
Annual membership fee for non active members/
retired, honorary -
Annual membership fee for student members n/a

MUTUAL LINKS
International affiliations IFAC(3); CAPA(4); SAFA(5)
Overseas bodies with which reciprocal
Agreements are in place n/a (6)

Notes:
(1) Associate
(2) Fellowship
(3) International Federation of Accountants
(4) Confederation of Asian Pacific Accountants
(5) South Asian Federation of Accountants
(6) Negotiating with Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
UK and CMA Canada
(7) Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales
(8) Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal
(9) International Accounting Standards Board
(10) International Innovations Network.