CMA Foundation Registration Last Date : 

At least four months prior to the month in which examination is held. See below ICWAI or CMA Foundation registration last dates.


CMA Foundation Registration Last Dates

For June Examination of the some calendar year 31st January

For December Examination of the same year 31st July


(a) For joining Foundation Course

As per existing provisions a candidate can join CMA Foundation Course and offered provisional admission to the Course while pursuing 10+. However, the student shall be eligible to appear Foundation Course after qualifying 10+2 Examination. So, qualifying 10+2 examination makes the student eligible to get converted from Provisional to Regular status. The conversion is done on the basis of submission of application along with the Pass Certificate/ Mark Sheets (qualifying) for Class 10+2.

This provisional time period from his term of admission to the dote of conversion to regular student status is now extended upto 36(thirty six) months instead of 6(six) months.

Provisional Admission to the


Foundation Course

Thirty six (36) months

Intermediate Course

Eighteen (18) months


ICWAI or CMA Foundation Fee Details


Fee : Either Oral or Postal




Subject in CMA Foundation :

Paper 1: Fundamentals of Economics and Management
Paper 2: Fundamentals of Accounting
Paper 3: Fundamentals of Laws and Ethics
Paper 4: Fundamentals of Business Mathematics & Statistic


 CMA (Foundation) Registration

Eligibility for Admission:

(a) A candidate should have passed Class 10 or equivalent from a recognized Board or Institution.

(b) Passed Senior Secondary Examination under 10+2 scheme of a recognized Board or an Examination recognized by the Central Government as equivalent thereto or has passed National Diploma in Commerce Examination held by the All India Council for Technical Education or any State Board of Technical Education under the authority of the said All India Council, or the Diploma in Rural Service Examination conducted by the National Council of Higher Education.

Incumbents waiting for the result can apply for provisional admission

Documents to be enclosed with application form:

Students desirous to apply for Registration ONLINE can Click here for details

1. Attested Copy of Matriculation Certificate

2. Attested copy of 10+2 Certificate or Marks Statement

3. 3(Three) Passport size photographs – (One pasted on application form, one pasted on identity card and one to be attached with application)

(Attestation should be by any member of The Institute of Cost Accountants of India /The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India/ The Institute of Company Secretaries of India/Parliament/State Legislative Assembly or a Gazetted Officer or a Principal of a college)


Where to Apply :

All students shall submit their Postal Application form, duly filled in together with relevant documents and remittances to their respective Regional Councils / Chapters only.

Regional Councils and area covered by the region are given below:

Address of Regional Councils 

Area Covered 

Western India Regional Council “Rohit Chambers”,4th Floor Janmabhoomi Marg,Fort Mumbai – 400 001 Ph : 022-22872010/ 22841138/ 22043406/ 22043416 Fax : 91- 022- 22870763 Email: Web site

The State of Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Madhya Pardesh, Maharashtra, Goa and the Union Territories: Daman Diu., Dadra, and Nagar Heveli.

Southern India Regional Council 4, Montieth Lane, Egmore,Chennai – 600 008 Ph:044-28554443/28554326/28528219 Fax : 91- 044- 28554651 Website:

The State of Andhra Pradesh, Karnatka, Kerala, Tamilnadu, Pondicherry and the Unition Terrritory: the Lakshadweep

Eastern India Regional Council 84, Harish Mukherjee Road,Kolkatta – 700 025 Ph : 033 -24553418 /24555957 Fax : 91 033-2455-7920 Email:

The States of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Manipur, Maghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Tripura, West Bengal, Sikkim, the Union Territories: The Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Foreign Countries.

Northern India Regional Council 3, Institutional Area, Lodi Road,New Delhi – 110 003 Ph : 011 – 24626678 / 24615788 Fax : 24622156

The States of Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajastan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttraanchal and the Union Territory: Chandigarh.

Candidates of Intermediate and Final Examinations are allowed to exercise option for answering questions in Hindi .

Students opting for oral coaching should contact respective Regional Council office orChapters


 CMA(Foundation) Registration Status Online

Students admitted / registered / enrolled to Foundation / Intermediate / Final course at least 4 months prior to the month of Examination shall be eligible to appear in the Foundation / Intermediate / Final Examination.


CMA Foundation Registration Fee Online.

Admission Type




Admission to Foundation Course

Passed Class X




Registering online :

Make sure you have the following details at hand before you start the registration process :-

a. Your contact details including Address, Mobile No, and email id.

b. Attachment details :

  • Coloured Scanned copy of Passport size Photo in (JPG OR JPEG format)
  • Age proof Certificate in (PDF format) size not exceding 600 kb.
  • Scan copy of Signature in (JPG OR JPEG format)
  • Educational Qualification Certificates in (PDF format) size not exceding 600 kb.


1. Once you successfully upload all the above scanned documents & make payment online,you will receive a welcome message.

2. Identification/ Registration Number will be generated only after completion of document verification and authentication from the Directorate of studies.

3. Study Material will be dispatched after generation of Identification/ Registration Number.

4. Applicants are advised to ensure proper compliance and documentation.

In case of inadequate documentation your application will not be processed further.

5. Incomplete applications will be available in the system for further completion for a period of 30 days from the date of original application. During this period, an applicant may complete the remaining procedures. The date of payment shall be considered to be the date of admission/registration/enrollment. Beyond 30 days, no previous information will be available in the system and an applicant shall have to proceed for making fresh application.

Moreover, life of an incomplete application would be a maximum of 30 days(T+30) and after period of 30 days, the application will be physically deleted from the database.


CMA Foundation Exam Pattern

  1. CMA Foundation exam  is online mode examination and has multiple choice questions.
  2. This CMA Foundation Exam will be conducted based on ICWAI syllabus 2012.
  3. Candidates who are eligible for the exam by completing all the conditions are only allowed to take the examination.
  • Paper 1: Fundamentals of Economics and Management (50 Marks)
  • Paper 2: Fundamentals of Accounting (50 Marks)
  • Paper 3: Fundamentals of Laws & Ethics (50 Marks)
  • Paper 4: Fundamentals of Business Mathematics and Statistics (50 Marks)


Pass Marks

To pass a student has to obtain a minimum of 40% in each paper and an aggregate of 50% in all the papers



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