IPCC or IPCE (Integrated Professional Competence Course)
3 years of Articleship under a professional or practicing C.A
CA Final Exam
The overall process of becoming a CA runs through the above-mentioned four stages. Then there is also an option where any student appearing in class 12th can register and pass(qualify) the CPT to get enrolled for the IPCC. There is also one more route, where a candidate will be exempted from the CPT and can directly go to the IPCC. The intermediate passed students of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI) and the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) and the graduate students can directly register for the IPCC.