Please find text of the Clarification regarding Opt Out Scheme and Open Book Exam by ICAI notification below –
Clarification regarding Opt Out Scheme and Open Book Exam by ICAI
Examination Department The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
19th November, 2020
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT FOR NOVEMBER 2020 EXAMINATIONS
ATTENTION DEAR STUDENTS
You are aware that November 2020 ICAI Examinations are scheduled from 21st November 2020 at 1085+ examination centres at global level. While understanding the impact of COVID-19 Pandemic, ICAI has already announced that a separate examination will also be conducted from 21st January 2021 besides May 2021 examination. For Students having any impact of COVID-19, ICAI facilitated through announcement wherein he/she can opt out anytime till the last day of his/her examination and appear in next Examination (January 2021 or May 2021) while also carry forward his/her due exemption and credit of fees.
To opt out, no document is required to be submitted (only self-declaration required) and for that an online window is facilitated.
Further, there were certain queries being raised related to allowability of eligible books/study material in paper -6 (elective paper) in Final Course (New) being an open book examination. It is being clarified that the same will be allowed.
Best wishes to Students
(S. K. Garg) Additional Secretary – Exams
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