FAQ on Verification of Marks/Answer sheets

Frequently Asked Questions on verification of Marks:
Please note that this paper is merely attempt to provide answers to questions on the subject,posted to us,  by the candidates from time to time, to the extent possible and with references to the extant scheme of examination. However, this compilation is neither exhaustive not does it purport to be a source of complete information on the subject. Hence, candidates are advised, to refer to the “Guidelines Notes” supplied along with the examination application form, besides referring to the Charted Accounts Regulations, 1988.
1. What is meant by verification of marks?
The process of verification of marks covers the following:
Whether the answer books(s) compilation is complete
Whether any question or part thereof has remained unvalued
Whether there is any totaling error in any question or total marks on the cover page
Whether there is any discrepancy between the marks for each question indicated on the cover
page of the answer book
Whether the handwriting of the candidate in all the answer books is the same.
However, revolution of the answer book is not permitted under The Charted Accountants
Regulations, 1988
2. What is the procedure for verifications of marks?
A candidate can apply for verification within 30 days from the date of declarations of results, Necessarily in his own handwriting, giving specific details of the following along with the requisite fees:
Roll No
Papers(s)/subjects to be verified
Student Registration No
Address for communication
The application for verification of marks must be in the handwriting of the candidate if the candidate
had appeared in Hindi medium, his\her application should be in Hindi.
Type Written Applications Will Not be entertained.
There is Standard format as such for such Application. However, the Application should be duly signed
by the candidate.
Candidate should not write their e-mail IDs or mobile number or landline numbers in such verification
3. Where should the application be sent:
The application for verification Along with the feet should be sent so as to reach us within a period of
one month from the date of the declaration of results, at the following address:
The Additional Secretary, (Exams)
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
ICAI Bhawan
Indraprastha Marg
New Delhi 110002

4. What is the fees for verification of marks?
For Final, PCE,IPCE/Units-Rs 100/- per paper subject to a maximum of Rs 400/- for all the paper of
a group/both groups.
For CPT: Rs 200/-
For Post qualification course ISA,DIRM,ITL&WTO,MAC/TMC/CMC;Rs 500/-
5. What is the mode of payment of the verification fees?
The verification fees is payable by way of a dem
and draft drawn in favour of “ The Secretary, The
Institute of Chartered Accountants of India” payable at New Delhi and sent along with the Application
for verification.
6. How Long Does it take to get verification Result?
The Verification process Is meticulously drawn up ex
ercise and it therefore takes time which may run
to about 6-8 weeks. Though it will be
our endeavor to inform the outcome of verification in respect of
an exam at the earliest, yet the same cannot be assured, due to time consuming process involved,
However, all such candidates who do not receive the response latest upto10 days before
commencement of the next exam, may send an email to the exam dept. at the contact details as given
7. What are the possible outcomes, that
may arise out of verification of marks:
The verification exercise may result in
No Change of marks
Increase of marks, impacting result or exemption in one or more papers Decrease of marks
The outcome of the Verification exercise is hosted on our website www,icai,org and a written
communication is also sent to the candidate concerned, at the address mentioned by him/her in
his/her application. In case of revision of marks, a revised marks statement/result (as the case may by)
is also communicated to the candidate.
8. Can a candidate get a refund of verification fees in case of change in marks pursuant to the verification?
Yes. In case of change in marks, the verification fee is refunded to candidate automatically, There is
no need to make a separate claim for refund. In case, he/she had also applied for the next exam,
pending the outcome of the verification and the outcome of verification results in his passing the earlier
exam, the examination fees paid by him/her for the next exam is also refunded.
I have not received any communication from the Institute regarding my application for verification of
marks of the previous exam, so far. However, the last date for submission of application form for the
next exam, is fast approaching. Should I apply for the next exam or not?
You may submit your examination form for the forthcoming examination, if you so wish, pending
receipt of the out come of verification of answer books of the earlier exam.
10. How does a candidate contact the Institute
to check the outcome of his/her verification
The outcome of the verification will be hosted on our website www,icai,org and a written
communication will also be intimated to concerned candidates individually.
The candidates are advised to check the website of the Institute from time to time regarding the
They can also send an email at the following email IDS,as per the exam:


About Sudheer Paidi

I am a student studying chartered accountancy course started this blog for helping CA students

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