Pre Test Criteria
For appearing in the final examination students should complete the Eligibility test exams. In case of CAP I (Old course) & CAP II old scheme there will be three test papers for each subject. Each test paper shall carry 100 marks to be attempted within 3 hours. The coverage of the test papers will be based on the following general rule:
|Test Paper I||First half of the prescribed syllabus|
|Test Paper II||Second half of the prescribed syllabus|
|Test Paper III||Whole syllabus|
o However, in case the Institute issues any specification regarding the division of chapters among test papers, such specification shall override the above rule. While Test Papers I & II will be evaluated through Hall Test Scheme, Test Paper III will be evaluated through Postal Test Scheme. Each must pass at least two test papers (either I & II or I & III or II & III) of each subject and must secure a minimum of 40% marks in each paper to get the Eligibility Certificate (EC) for concerned group.
Postal Test Scheme
o Under this scheme students are provided with a set of test papers at the time of registration. Students are required to solve the test papers at home under the examination conditions and submit them to the Institute. These test papers can be submitted personally or by post. A student is allowed to submit two papers of each subject free of cost. However, if any student wishes to attempt more than two test papers, he/she will be charged Rs. 300 per paper. A student needs to register online before submitting their postal paper. A unique e-code is give for each postal registration which needs to be written on the postal cover page. A student must submit their postal papers within 24 hrs of registration after which it will not be accepted. If any student has submitted more than one answer paper, the paper with the highest score shall be recorded at the Institutes’ documentation section.
Postal tests, if found copied from others’ works/writings shall be considered invalid and no marks shall be awarded to such answers.
Hall Test Scheme
Under this scheme, tests are taken in an examination hall. The Institute shall fix center for such tests, necessary number of invigilators with timing of examination. Normally, tests are held each Saturday. A student can sit for Hall Tests as many times as he wishes but only two sittings per subject shall be allowed free of cost. Extra sittings shall be charged at Rs. 300/- per paper. A student who registers his name but fails to appear on the scheduled date shall be considered as having appeared for the test but marked as absent.
Coverage of Test Paper
The coverage of the different test papers under the Eligibility Test (Pretest) Scheme shall be as follows:
Level: CAP-II New Scheme (Test Paper has been organized as per the chapters of study material)
|Subject||Test Paper I||Test Paper II|
|1. Advanced Accounting||
|2. Audit & Assurance||
|3. Corporate & Other Laws||
|4. Financial Management||
|5. Cost & Management Accounting||
|6A. Business Communication||
|8. Income Tax & VAT||
Note: TP-3 (Postal) : Whole Syllabus
After successful completion of Pre-test exam scheme, eligibility certificate shall be issued to the student. A student shall get eligibility certificate at least two months ahead of examination date. The tests are conducted till the end of July for the students appearing in the December Examination and till the end of January for the students appearing in the June Examination.
A student must get eligibility certificate within three years from the date of registration, subject to cancellation in case of failure to obtain eligibility certificate. However such a student can re-register as de-novo.