The CA CAP-I exam, administered by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nepal (ICAN), is an entry-level exam for the Chartered Accountancy course. Its objective is to assess fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to pursue the Chartered Accountancy course. Successfully passing the CAP-I exam requires diligent preparation and a strategic approach. In this blog post, I will share some useful tips and strategies to help you clear the CAP-I exam.

Tips to Crack the CAP-I Exam :

Understand the syllabus The CAP-I syllabus focuses on building fundamental concepts across accounting, management, economics, mathematics and statistics.

The CAP-I level comprises 3 papers follows:

Paper No.Subject NamesMarks
Paper 1Fundamentals of Accounting100 Marks
Paper 2Part A: Mercantile Laws
Part B: Fundamentals of Economics
100 Marks
Paper 3Part A: Fundamentals of Management
Part B: Commercial Mathematics and Statistics
100 Marks
Subject wise description of CA CAP-I

After understanding the syllabus follow these steps to crack your CA CAP-I:


Preparing for the CA CAP-I exam is an important step towards achieving your dream of becoming a Chartered Accountant. To do well in this exam, you need to be dedicated, determined, and focused. Remember that success comes from consistent effort, so stay committed and motivated throughout your journey. Embrace challenges as opportunities for growth, and have confidence in your ability to achieve great things. Although the journey towards becoming a Chartered Accountant can be tough, the rewards are worth it. Best of luck on your CA CAP-I exam, and may you soon join the ranks of accomplished Chartered Accountants!