The ICAI has canceled the examination for the centers of the Kathmandu location because of the ongoing strict lockdown imposed in Nepal.
In the notification issued by the ICAI, they said, ” In view of ongoing strict lockdown and accompanying restrictions in Nepal, it has been decided that July 2021 examinations for the Final [Old as well as New Scheme], Intermediate (IPC), and Intermediate scheduled from 5th to 20th July 2021 at all examination centers in Kathmandu (Nepal) only stands canceled.”
It may be noted that for the students appearing from the examination centers of Kathmandu, July 2021 examinations will not be treated as an attempt. The students appearing for the above examinations from any of the examination centers in Kathmandu, Nepal need not individually apply for the opt-out to appear in November 2021 exams as the said opt-out is automatic as per Institute’s Announcement dated 1st July 2021 to which the students may refer.
However, it is clarified that the schedule of examinations notified vide Announcement dated 5th June 2021 in respect of all other cities/centers shall remain unchanged. The candidates are advised to note the above and stay in touch with the website of the Institute, www.icai.org