CA Foundation Syllabus 2018 -Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has released the syllabus of CA Foundation 2018. As per CA Foundation 2018 syllabus, four papers will be taken under CA Foundation exam. The detailed syllabus of each of the four papers of CA Foundation 2018 can be checked from the article below. ICAI has brought significant changes in CA entry-level examination with the introduction of CA Foundation. Few important changes being, the introduction of subjective type of papers (Paper 1 & 2), making English language compulsory for one section of a paper (Section B of Paper 2) and introducing business knowledge paper. CA Foundation syllabus 2018 will aid aspirants in preparation of the exam. Besides this, knowing the weightage of every topic in the syllabus of CA Foundation 2018 will help in targeted study during the last few weeks. Candidates can check the detailed paper-wise CA Foundation syllabus 2018, including weightage, topics, etc. from the article below.
CA Foundation is the newly introduced national level examination conducted by ICAI as entry-level exam for Chartered Accountancy. It is held twice a year, once in May and once in November. CA Foundation May 2018 session exam will be conducted across four days, i.e. May 10, 12, 14 & 16, 2018, with each paper being held on each day. The first two papers of CA Foundation 2018 will be subjective/descriptive type, while Paper 3 & 4 will be MCQ type papers.
Exam Pattern of CA Foundation 2018
Total Marks: 400 Marks exam with each paper accounting for 100 Marks
Four Papers (Type): Paper 1 & 2 will be subjective type papers and 3 & 4 will be objective papers.
Language: Candidates can choose English or Hindi as the choice of language to appear in CA Foundation 2018 exam. However, Section B of paper 2 will compulsorily have to be given in English language.
Negative Marking: The objective papers, i.e. Paper 3 & 4, will have a negative marking of one-fourth, such that for every wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted.
Passing Criteria: Candidates will have to score a minimum of 40 marks in each paper and 50% overall (200 marks) to pass the CA Foundation exam.
Paper-wise CA Foundation 2018 Syllabus
Paper 1: Principles and Practice of Accounting (Main Sections)
Paper 2: Business Laws and Business Correspondence and Recording (Main Sections)
Paper 3: Business Mathematics, Logical Reasoning and Statistics (Main Sections)
Paper Paper 4: Business Economics and Business and Commercial Knowledge (Main Sections)
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