The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) hosted a convocation function in Mumbai on January 24 for 2,386 graduating chartered accountants from the city.
The Mumbai function was held simultaneously with convocation in 10 leading cities in the country. As many as 4,305 CAs graduated from the western region comprising Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa. 14,700 chartered accountants were convened across India, the institute said.
Of the total CAs who graduated this year, 44% are women, it added.
Rank certificates from the CA final exam held in May 2022 and membership certificates for newly enrolled CA members enrolled from May 2022 to September 2022 were presented in these convocations, ICAI said.
“The convocation was inaugurated at ICAI’s Hyderabad Center by Arjun Ram Meghwal, Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Culture. The inauguration was broadcast live in all centers,” the institute said.
Addressing students at the convocation inauguration at ICAI Hyderabad, Meghwal said, “ICAI has done a commendable job in creating awareness and training on GST. The 21st century will belong to India in terms of leadership and it is the chartered accountants who will lead the country in this century.”
I address the parents and their graduation departments, ICAI President CA. (Dr.) Debashis Mitra said, “Parents should be proud that their children are now members of the second largest accounting firm in the world. He praised the performance of female graduates, who made up more than 44% of total CA graduates.