1. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has notified that Advanced Integrated Course on Information Technology and Soft Skills (Advanced ICITSS) will be conducted on 25th November 2021 through Computer Based Mode (CBT). It is noteworthy, eligibility Criteria i.e., Advanced ICITSS – Advanced IT course to be completed on/before 10 November 2021. The Commencement of submission of examination application forms will be from 12 November 2021 and the last date for submission of online examination application forms is 15 November 2021.
2. The computer-based test will be held at the following cities provided a sufficient number of candidates offer themselves to appear in the test, from the said cities. ICAI reserves the right to cancel the center and allow the candidates to any center/city other than the one he/she has opted for, in case the number of candidates who opt for appearing in that city/center is not adequate or the center cannot be opened due to lockdown restrictions.
3. The CBT may be conducted at the centers in one or more shifts, depending upon the applications received for the center. The exam department will allot the shift on a first come first serve basis as per applications received and seats available at the center. No change in shift or center requests will be entertained. There will be 69 examination centers in India and 2 examination centers abroad namely Dubai and Kathmandu.
“Candidates who have/would have undergone the Advanced ICITTS-Advanced Information Technology course as per exam eligibility and desirous of appearing in the test, will be required to apply online athttp://advit.icaiexam.icai.org and pay the applicable test fee online. No physical applications will be entertained. There is no concept of submission of applications with a late fee. No change of center will be permitted once opted,” the ICAI notified.
4. A candidate who is applying for the test for the first time will not be required to pay the test fee. However, those who are applying for the test thereafter, i.e. from the second time onwards will be required to pay a test fee of ₹ 500/- online through the payment gateway. For Dubai Centre, the test fee will be USD $ 150 and for Kathmandu, the same will be Rs.850/-.