The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India has made an announcement regarding the registration for online home-based practical training assessment. The registration for the same will commence on 3rd October 2020. Read the official announcement below:
Board of Studies
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
2nd October, 2020
Registration for Online Home Based Practical Training Assessment
The next practical training assessment is being conducted online from October 23 to October 27, 2020. The students who have completed their 1st/ 2nd year of practical training during April 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020 are eligible to appear in this test. If a student has completed first year of practical training during April-June, 2019 and second year of practical training during April-June, 2020 and is eligible for both level tests, then he/she can appear in Level 1 test first and then in Level 2 test in December, 2020.
If a candidate had registered for the practical training assessment scheduled on March 22, 2020, he/ she will not have to register again and will receive an e-mail in this regard shortly on their registered e-mail ID. His/ her admit card will also be released on October 20, 2020. Examination fee (if any) paid at that time (for re-appear attempt) will be adjusted and this will be counted as an attempt for these candidates.
The students who have already appeared in the practical training test before (one or two times) and wish to improve their performance/ grade can re-appear in this test by submitting a fee of Rs.200, provided they are eligible for the test as per the eligibility mentioned above. In such case, the best of the grade will be considered for inclusion in the marksheet. Similarly, the students who have registered for the earlier test(s) but could not appear due to some reason, can also register for this test with a fee of Rs.200. The registration for the October, 2020 tests will open on October 3, 2020 (Saturday) at 12.00 noon and close on October 9, 2020 (Friday).
Students may register for the test during the above mentioned time period through the registration portal https://pttest.icai.org/. Student will be assigned any test date and time out of the mentioned five test dates, depending on the number of candidates. Students will receive their admit card on 20th October, 2020 wherein they will be informed about their test date, time and link for appearing in the test. They will be notified about the Mock Test via an e-mail to their registered e-mail ID or can be checked on the portal also.
Please note that this is the last attempt for students who have completed their second year of practical training during April-June, 2019. However, if a student has completed first year of training during this time period, this is the last attempt for Level 1 test and the student can appear for Level 2 test on the next occasion.
For any issues/ queries related to registration and appearance, students may contact the Help Desk mentioned on the portal. Students are advised to register for the tests well in time to avoid last minute hassles. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) are also available on the Institute website at the link https://www.icai.org/resource/50659bosfaqapt.pdf.
Director, Board of Studies