25 January, 2023, Wednesday
Board of Studies (Academic)
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
29th April, 2021
Extension of time period for commencement of Practical Training on or before 30th April 2021 to 30th June, 2021 for appearing in Final examination to be held in November, 2023
In exercise of the powers conferred under Regulation 205 of the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988 and to remove the hardship caused to the students due to Covid 19 spread, the Council hereby order that –
1. Students who have qualified either of the Groups or both the Groups of Intermediate/IIPC Examinations held in November 2020/January 2021 and are required to commence their Practical Training on or before 30th April, 2021 for being eligible to appear in the Final Examination to be held in November, 2023, but are not able to commence their Practical Training due to lockdown/curfew in various parts the country on account of COVID-19, be allowed to commence their Practical Training on or before 30th June, 2021 instead of 30th April, 2021 and then be allowed to appear in the Final examination to be held in November, 2023.
2. The above relaxation in the requirement of Regulation 29D shall be a one-time measure only due to spread of Covid 19.
Board of Studies, ICAI