EMPANELMENT OF MEMBERS TO ACT AS OBSERVERS AT THE EXAMINATION CENTRES
FOR THE CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS EXAMINATIONS MAY / JUNE 2018.
It is proposed to empanel members to act as Observers for the forthcoming MAY/ JUNE 2018 Chartered Accountants Examinations scheduled as under:
Intermediate (IPC) and Final exams (Existing scheme) and Foundation, Intermediate, and Final exams (revised scheme): from 2nd MAY to 17th MAY 2018
Common Proficiency Test (CPT): On 17th JUNE 2018 (Sunday)
Eligibility criteria for empanelment:
Members who fulfill the following criteria are eligible for empanelment, to act as Observers.
i) He/she should not be more than 65 years of age as on the date of empanelment; i.e. 20th February, 2018.
ii) His/her name should have been borne on the Register of Members as on 1st November, 2015 and continues to be so;
iii) Neither he/she nor his/her relatives* or dependant* is / will be appearing in the ensuing Chartered Accountants Examinations for students / Post – Qualification Course Examinations in May, 2018 in any examination centres in India or Abroad. However, applying or appearance in ISA – AT of JUNE, 2018 will not be considered a disability for observership for MAY/JUNE, 2018 Examinations.
[* the term "relative" or “dependant” for the purpose shall include, in relation to an individual, the wife, husband, son, daughter-in-law, daughter, son-in-law, grandson, granddaughter, brother, brother's wife, brother's son, brother's daughter, sister, sister's husband, sister's son, sister's daughter, wife's brother, wife's sister and husband's brother and husband's sister]
iv) He/she is not coaching students for any of the examinations/test conducted by the Council of the Institute in any institutions/organization including Regional Councils / Branches of the Institute and also private coaching.
v) He/she has not been convicted by any court of Law and no disciplinary proceedings are pending against him/her, either by the ICAI / Disciplinary Directorate or by any other organization, both in India or abroad.
vi) He/she is not associated with the Institute as an elected/co-opted member of the Council / Regional Council / Managing Committee of any Branch of the ICAI.
vii) He/she shall abide by the Guidelines for Observer and / or any other instructions.
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