ICAI CA November 2023: Rescheduled Exams in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh


The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has made the decision to postpone the CA Final and Inter exams scheduled to take place in November 2023 in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh. This rescheduling comes in light of the upcoming state assembly elections in both states. The revised dates for these exams have been announced, with the CA exams now set to be conducted on 19th November instead of the original dates of 7th and 17th November. However, it is important to note that exams scheduled for dates other than 7th and 17th November will proceed as planned.

Revised Exam Dates

The CA exams for both the Final and Inter levels in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh will now be held on 19th November, 2023. The exams will take place at designated examination centers across the states. It is crucial for candidates to note this change and make the necessary arrangements accordingly. The exams will be conducted from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, with Paper 3 and 4 scheduled from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, and the elective paper from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Admit Card

Candidates who have already downloaded their admit cards for the exams scheduled on 7th and 17th November will not need to obtain new admit cards. The previously issued admit cards will remain valid for the rescheduled exams on 19th November. However, it is essential for candidates to carry their admit cards and a valid identification document to the examination centers for the verification process.

How to Download the Admit Card

To download the admit card for the CA exams, candidates need to follow these steps:

  1. Visit the official website of ICAI at www.icai.org.
  2. Navigate to the admit card download section.
  3. Select the appropriate link for either the CA Final or Inter exams.
  4. Enter your student registration number and password (date of birth).
  5. Click on the link to download the admit card.
  6. The admit card will open on the screen, and candidates can save and print a copy for future reference.

Important Instructions for Candidates

Candidates appearing for the CA exams in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh should take note of the following important instructions:

  1. Carry the admit card: It is mandatory to bring the admit card to the examination center. Without the admit card, candidates will not be allowed to enter the examination hall.
  2. Bring a valid identification document: Candidates must also carry a valid identification document, such as a driver’s license or Aadhaar card, for verification purposes.
  3. Follow COVID-19 protocols: Candidates should adhere to all COVID-19 guidelines issued by the authorities, including wearing masks, maintaining social distance, and carrying hand sanitizers.
  4. Reach the examination center on time: It is crucial for candidates to arrive at the examination center well in advance to avoid any last-minute rush or inconvenience.


The rescheduling of the CA exams in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh due to the state assembly elections is an important step to ensure the smooth conduct of the exams. Candidates should make a note of the revised exam dates and download their admit cards accordingly. It is essential to follow all the instructions provided by ICAI and the examination authorities to have a hassle-free examination experience. For further information and updates, candidates can visit the official ICAI website.




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