Giving more recognition to the Chartered Accountant qualification, the Patna University has recognized the Chartered Accountancy course equivalent to the master degree for the purpose of pursuing the PhD programme.
“I am pleased to inform you that Patna University has recognized the Chartered Accountancy qualification as equivalent to their Master degree allowing our members to pursue their PhD Programme. Thus, so far, 103 Universities, 6 IIMs and 2 IITs (i.e. a total of 111 institutions) have recognized our CA qualification for pursuing the PhD programme,” ICAI Chief Naveen N D Gupta said in a statement.
A few weeks ago, the Visvesvaraya Technological University of Belagavi, Karnataka had also recognised the Chartered Accountancy qualification as equivalent to Masters degree and allowed the Chartered Accountants to apply and join for Phd Programme.
Chartered Accountancy course of ICAI is being accepted and recognised in the country as well as globally from both academic and professional perspectives. While on the one hand, ICAI is constantly entering into new MRAs and MoUs with foreign and international accounting bodies with acceptance of our CA qualification abroad.