About ICAI

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is a statutory body established under the Chartered Accountants Act, 1949 (Act No. XXXVIII of 1949) for the regulation of the profession of Chartered Accountants in India. During its 61 years of existence, ICAI has achieved recognition as a premier accounting body not only in the country but also globally, for its contribution in the fields of education, professional development, maintenance of high accounting, auditing and ethical standards.ICAI now is the second largest accounting body in the whole world.

Mission of ICAI
The Indian Accountancy Profession will be the Valued Trustee of World Class Financial competencies, Good Governance and Competitiveness

Particulars No.
ORGANIZATIONAL
Regional Offices 5
Branches 138
Chapters Abroad 22
SPECIAL PURPOSE OUTFITS
CPE Study Circle 134
CPE Chapters 46
Reference Libraries 28
Accredited Institutions 273
MEMBERSHIP (‘000) 167
% in Practice
STUDENTS (‘000) 776