If you are a commerce graduate having secured 55 percentage of marks, you are eligible to apply for IPCC. The alternative way would be to opt for the foundation course for those not possessing the degree of graduation - level.
The courses of studies in the graduation level should be Accounting, Mercantile - law, Economics, Corporate - law, Costing, Taxation( both direct and indirect Taxation) etc while persuing for B.Com and at least the aspirants might have chosen three papers mentioned. However, for other graduates at least 60 percent of marks is required to be eligible to appear for the test.
The examination for CPT is held twice in a year ie in the month of May and November of each year.
The entire examination covers two parts - Intermediate and Final. Candidates appearing for the final examination may write their papers relating to IPC but ultimately, they would be required to show the proof of having passed the same within a prescribed period.
The entire session of CA is basically tough and a thorough understanding of the subject matter would be required to crack through the test.
In order to locate some coaching institutes in different cities, you can surf the net for your perusal of studies.
The fee - structure of CA foundation would be around 50,000 and for the final CA course it would cost you around 1,00,000.