CA is course is not difficult but it has detailed curriculum which requires lot many subjects reading across all the group. Total 20 subjects are there and each subject has lot many topics/chapters. Exams are conducted more of practical approach than direct questions from the text books. Each group (4 subjects) minimum requires 6 months to prepare. Examination patter is designed in such a way that student, unless prepared well/covered all topics, he/she cannot pass. The minimum marks expected in each subject is 40 marks and overall aggregate for each group is 50%. If one subject is failed/ aggregate is not obtained, then student need to write all the group once again. In addition to the exam, student should complete practical training, article ship training etc.
Students need to be aware that professional course like CA expects more time to read the subjects. One need more dedication and interest towards reading. Student with more avigation and distraction will have less chance of success. One group(4 subjects) requires minimum 4 to 5 months of dedicated preparation. It is always advisable to go for coaching in big academy like best CA colleges in Bangalore and prepare simultaneously. Overall 8 to 10 hours of preparation is needed. Student need to have sitting habit. Exam duration is 3 hours which is always challenging to attempt all question within given time. Hence student need to have habit of more writing. Good practice of using calculator is must.