Campus Placement Programme


 Newly Qualified Chartered Accountants

Exclusively structured for

Small & Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs) &

the Small and Medium sized CA Firms


A.      The schedule for Campus Interview, May-2011


The CMII provides opportunity to the employers to interact with newly qualified Chartered Accountants and makes all arrangements at its centres, thereby providing a cost effective mode of recruiting newly qualified Chartered Accountants.


The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is pleased to welcome all Firms of Chartered Accountants (CAs) and leading companies to the forthcoming Exclusively Structured Campus Placement Programme for Small & Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) and the Small and Medium Sized CA Firms. In its endeavor to provide quality Accounting, Finance, Tax, Audit and Management Consultancy personnel to small and medium sized Industries and to provide a platform to the newly qualified Chartered Accountants, CMII would be conducting  Campus Placement   Programme as per below mentioned schedule.


Date of candidate registration : 26th April, 2011 to 28th April, 2011

Opening of database for Companies:  11th May 2011


Campus Interview Dates



Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai and  New Delhi

18th & 19th  May, 2011

Ahmedabad, Indore, Kanpur, Ludhiana , Pune,

Chandigarh, Coimbatore, Hyderabad , Jaipur & Nagpur.

19th  May, 2011


Last date for Company Registration for all the centres

10th May 2011 ( Upto 05:00 PM)

Last date for Shortlisting by Companies for all the centres

12th May 2011  (Upto 05:00 PM) 

Consent sending by Candidates

15th May - 16th  May 2011  Upto 11:00 AM (Morning)






B. The tariffs for campus interviews  shall be as follows:

 I) For the SME's*:


Particulars for SME’s

Fee per centre per day (Rs.)**

 Day1         Day2             

Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai and  New Delhi

10,000        7,500           

Ahmedabad, Indore, Kanpur ,Ludhiana , Pune, Chandigarh, Coimbatore, Hyderabad , Jaipur & Nagpur.


Common to all Centres:

Conducting interviews on the immediate following day of the day of initial interviews




         *Plus service tax @10.3% applicable

II) For the Firm of Chartered Accountants (SMP)*:

Particulars for SMP’s

Fee per centre per day (Rs.)**

 Day1         Day2             

 Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Indore, Kanpur ,Ludhiana ,Pune, Chandigarh, Coimbatore, Hyderabad , Jaipur and Nagpur.

  7,500       5,000            


Common to all Centres:

 Conducting interviews on the immediate following day of the day of initial interviews




        * Plus service tax @10.3% applicable

** Day/Slot will be allotted based on First Come First Serve Basis and Number of Jobs offered.


Payment Terms: Participation fee shall be payable by way of Cheque / Demand Draft in favour of 'The Secretary, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India' payable at New Delhi and should be sent to Secretary, CMII, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, ICAI BHAWAN, Indraprastha Marg, New Delhi-110 002 via courier/speed post so as to reach on or before the Last date of registration for companies at respective centres. Also payment may be submitted to any of campus interviews centres in case of delivering the fee by hand/in person.

Kindly also note that the PAN No. of Institute is AAAAT7798M and Service Tax Registration No. is AAAAT7798MST003 (DL-I/ST/MP/R-II/1530/ICA/2006).

The payment may also be made through Net Banking, the details are as follows :




                                    'ICAI Bhawan', Indraprastha Marg, New Delhi- 110002

Bank Account no.             055010100242608

Bank Name                     Axis Bank

Branch address                A-13, Swasthya Vihar, Vikas Marg, New Delhi- 110092

Account Type                  saving

IFSC Code                      UTIB0000055


. Indicative guidelines for Companies:


Timings of the event: 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.


1.   One hour timeslot per opening will be given to Companies/Firm subject to maximum of one day slot.

2.   Information of the Companies shall be made available on the Placement Portal for the information of Newly Qualified Chartered Accountants. It will also be compulsory for the companies to upload a soft copy of their presentation on the placement portal. The companies need to specify clearly:


·         Geographical location & no. of positions of placement centrewise. It will be visible in the candidate’s login as to which other centres the company is participating other than the centre, from where the candidate has registered for the Campus Interviews.

·         CTC Payable

  • Job profile with description + responsibilities + preferably Place of posting in Department.

e.g If a company ‘Y’ has posted 50 vacancies on portal for Corporate Banking, then the break-up of positions should be mentioned as Credit Manager -20,  Relationship Manager -10, Global Investment Banking- 20 etc .

·         The timing of the shift i.e US,UK or India.

·         Age limit, if any

·         Reservation Status e. g.  How many vacancies for General/OBC/SC/ST/PH

·         If there is any cut-off for percentage of Marks/attempt in CA Foundation/Inter/Final

·         The company should also inform the process of recruitment i.e whether the company will hold GD/WrittenTest/Personal Interviews

 3.  There would no PPT by the participating companies at the campus interview centres. However, the candidates are required to check the above mentioned details in the PPT's of the participating companies hosted on in the candidates login. 


4.    Companies participating in Campus Interview, May-2011 shall have to mandatorily give offer letter to the selected candidates in writing on the same date of Interview itself.

5.    Shortlisting by individual recruiting entities shall be restricted to maximum fifteen times of the number of vacancies in that particular organisation, which are expected to be filled up from a particular Campus Placement Programme centre , subject to a maximum limit of  500 candidates.   

           The Committee has also decided minimum CTC for the companies who will participate in Campus Interview, May-2011 as follows.

             (i) SMEs* at all centres -Rs 3,00,000/-

            (ii) SMPs- Rs 2,40,000/-

*    The Small and Medium Enterprises  would include all commercial, industrial and business      reporting enterprises, whose turnover for the immediately preceding accounting period on the basis of audited financial statements does not exceed Rs 50 Crores.

        Companies must give centre-wise indicative figures for recruitment so that they can shortlist the candidates centre-wise accordingly.

6.         Consideration of lowest CTC for allotting day/slot priority

If companies are giving two different pay packages to different categories such as rank holders and non-rank holders, the lower amount paid to the candidates shall be taken into consideration for granting the day slots e.g.  If a Co “X” mentions the  CTC to be 8

lacs for rank holders and Rs 5.6 lacs to other candidates, then the  Rs 5.6 lacs CTC would be considered for allotting the days.

7.         Requirement of signing of Bond by companies- If a company requires signing of a bond with the candidates, then they must specify the  :

a.       Period of the Bond

b.       The amount of the Bond 

8.      At the time of interview, companies must have, in the interview Board a representative from      Technical side and a representative from HR side and decisions on the selection should be communicated to the candidates on the same day.

9.         Companies should not interact directly with candidates for collecting hardcopies of Bio data etc.

10.      The participation fees should be remitted at ICAI head office New Delhi . The fee in the form of Cheque/DD may also be deposited with any Branch/ Regional office in consultation with CMII,New Delhi.The fee is not refundable.

11.      Access to the candidate database shall be allowed only after the receipt of participation fee by CMII Secretariat latest by last date of registration. Fee is chargeable even in case a recruiting organization withdraws after confirming the participation and only data access has been given.

12.      The companies participating will have to register online on placement portal on or before registration date.

13.      Participating companies will have to provide the list of shortlisted candidates online on placement portal

14.      Final list of candidates appearing for interview will be available online on placement portal one day after consent date by candidate at respective centres.

15.      Once a company has selected any candidate and the offer is accepted by the candidate, it is the responsibility of the company to inform the organizers and provide the offer letter duly signed by them to the candidate who had accepted the offer.

F. Indicative guidelines for Candidates:


1.        Candidates shall be allowed to opt for only one centre .A candidate can appear for only Five interviews irrespective of the fact that he/she is short listed by several organisation but at the moment he is offered job by any organisation and is accepted by him/her in writing then the candidate will not be permitted to attend the rest of the campus interviews.

 2.       Eligibility for appearing in Campus Interview, May-2011.

     Candidates registered for Campus Placement Programme conducted during February-March, 2011 and could not be placed are automatically eligible for this Campus Placement Programme i.e. they need not register themselves again but they have to validate (editing of selected fields) and choose the centre of interview again (resubmit )their resume in the .

3.       Dress Code as prescribed and approved by the Council for the Members of ICAI has been made mandatory for attending the Campus Interview, May-2011. Kindly visit

4.       No registration (participation) fees would be charged from the candidates.

5.       Once finally selected by any company and accepting the offer by signing the offer letter, the candidate cannot appear for any other interview or accept job from the recruiting organisation that have interviewed him/her earlier.

6.       The last dates for filling up online application forms for the candidates, shortlisting details, consents for appearing in the interviews of the various participating organizations will be as per the details given on .

7..   The shortlisted candidates from the respective companies are required to go through the Online Presentations hosted by the participating companies in their login which would provide them details regarding the Job Profile, Place of Posting offered etc.

Advices to the candidates

 1.       Candidates should not select a Campus Interview Centre which  is/are  far away from their place of residence because companies at chosen centre may decide the posting location of the candidate presuming that they belong to that particular Campus Interview Centre area.(In other words such candidate may face problem relating to location of the posting).

2.       Before applying for Campus Placement programme kindly make sure the following

a.       You are in genuine need of a Job and wish to utilize the ICAI’s Campus Placement Programme for the same.

b.       You will select the company (for attending the Interviews) in which you are really interested to join, if you get job offer in that Company.

c.       If you join an organization through this Campus Placement Programme, you will continue to work in the particular organization for a reasonable period of time with a view to maintain and improve the image of Campus Placement Programme of ICAI.



Organisations intending to recruit Newly Qualified Chartered Accountants through the scheme given below are requested to get in touch with Secretary, Committee for Members in Industry, Indraprastha Marg, New Delhi - 110002, Tel. No. (011) 30110548/549 E-mail:,   ; Fax- +91(11) 30110583 (or) Placement Coordinator, at Tel +91(11) 30110450 or log on to or .

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Chairman, CMII


Steps for registration of companies for campus interviews

Step1: Please fill following proforma for participation in Placement Programme and send it to, and





No. of Recruitments to be done centrewise by your organization.



CTC to be offered to the Chartered Accountants *.



Minimum take-home monthly salary *



Break -up of CTC * :



Job Profile to be provided to the Chartered Accountants along with likely place of posting in Department.



Working Timing -Whether during the normal working hours or otherwise of the shifts i.e US ,UK or India



Age limit of the Chartered Accountants to be recruited.



No. of recruitments to be done for General/OBC/SC/ST/PH candidates centre wise.



Required Cut off for percentage of Marks/attempt in CA Foundation/Inter/Final, if any.



Process of recruitment to be i.e to hold Group Discussion ,Direct Personal Interviews etc.



Requirement of Bond, if any-



Source of information about the ICAI Placement Programme (please tick mark)

  Based on previous participation

  Advertisement in Newspapers

  Advertisement in the Chartered Accountant Journal

  Advertisement in Trade Journals

  Campus Brochure from ICAI

  Telephone call from ICAI Officers



Centre of Participation



Step 2: On receipt of the responses to the above questions, the CMII Secretariat would allot the Day Slots to the organization for the respective centres based on first come and first come first served basis.

Step 3: After the allotment of day slots, the organization is required to remit the participation fees accordingly.

Step 4: The participating entity is required to do the online registration on and fill up the Proforma & payment Form and upload their presentation in their login for the information of the candidates.

Step 5: On the completion of online registration and the receipt of the participation fees the CMII Secretariat would provide the online access to the database of the candidates for shortlisting. The uploading of the presentation is mandatory for obtaining the access to the database of the candidates for shortlisting.

Step 6: The entity is required to do the online shortlisting of the candidates within the specified time frame for the respective centres as per the schedule of placement programme.

Steps for resubmission of online form for candidate on for campus interviews

Start Date for resubmission: 26th April, 2011 to 2nd May, 2011

 Step 1:

 click on and logged in by giving your CA final roll number as user name and password which you have chosen earlier .Edit the selected fields of registration form, if required, which is divided into six parts.


Step 3: Submit your form after which  you will receive a centre code like DEL-..,MUM-..etc that means you have successfully resubmit the form .


Step 4: After the successful completion of registration, candidates should take the print out of the Print Profile and the Photo Identity Card which they are required to mandatorily carry while visiting for the Campus Interviews.

 Helpline Number: 011-30110549,

Disclaimer: The CMII of ICAI reserves the right to change its policy at any point of time as per its discretion.