Top C A firms near me for CA Articleship
Students after clearing CA Intermediate/IPCC are often perplexed about which CA firm to join for CA Articleship. CA Articleship is the backbone of CA course. In this article, we have listed all the top 15 CA Articleship firms having multiple locations all over India. Also, we have provided address of branches of firms located in Gurgaon and Delhi.
Following is the list of top CA firms in Gurgaon and Delhi.
|S.No.||Name of Firm||Address of Firm |
|1||KPMG||Building No. 10,8th Floor, Tower B & C, DLF Cyber City, Phase II. Gurgaon, Haryana|
|2||PWC||Building No.8, Tower C, DLF Cyber City, Gurugram, Haryana|
|3||Deloitte Haskin & Sells||7th Floor, Building 10 Tower B DLF Cyber City Complex DLF City Phase II Haryana|
|4||E&Y||Golf View Corporate Tower B, Golf Course Road, Sector 42, Gurugram, Haryana|
|5||Grant Thornton India||DLF Square, 21st, Jacaranda Marg, DLF Phase 2, Gurugram, Haryana|
|6||BDO India LLP||The Palm Springs, Office No. 1501-08, Golf Course Road, Sector 54, Gurugram, Haryana|
|7||Dewan P.N. Chopra & Co.||D 295, Shiniwas Puri, Block D, Defence Colony, New Delhi|
|8||S.S. Kothari Mehta & Co||Plot No – 68 , First Floor, Phase – 3,, Okhla Industrial Area, New Delhi|
|9||S C V & Co LLP||B-41, Panchashil Enclave, Malviya Nagar, New Delhi|
|10||Lodha & Co.||Upasana, 1, Hailey Rd, Vakil Lane, Mandi House, New Delhi|
|11||SR Dinodia & Co. LLP||K-39, Connaught Place, New Delhi|
|12||TR Chadha & Company Limited Liability Partnership||359, Udyog Vihar II Rd, Phase II, Udyog Vihar, Sector 20, Gurugram, Haryana|
|13||Desai Haribhakti||3rd Floor, 52-B, Okhla Industrial Estate, New Delhi|
|14||Mohinder Puri & Co.||1A-D, Vandhna, 11 Tolstoy Marg, Delhi|
|15||Thakur Vaidyanathan Aiyar & Co.||No. 221-223, Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Marg, Daryaganj, New Delhi|
(Please do not consider the list as rankings)
How to apply for a CA Articleship?
I have listed down all the alternatives that should be considered while searching for CA Articleship.
- ICAI Articleship Portal: ICAI has launched its articleship portal for the students. You just need to create your own account and fill in your details. You will directly receive calls from CA firms.
- LinkedIn: The first step here would be to go to the “CONTENT” section and search for Articleship, CA Articleship, CA training. You will get all the posts related to Articleship posted by HR’s and other employees or articles. Most of the posts will have an email id of Human resource manager. Most of the HR’s of Big 4 companies and other upper medium sized firms post on LinkedIn only.
- Career /Contact us Page: If you visit a website of a renowned CA firm, you will find “Carrier” or “Contact Us” page. For example: Checkout the Carrier page of ASA associates. You can apply here also for CA Articleship. The moment you apply, your details will be mailed to Human resource department and you will definitely receive a call.
- Reference: Reference in any Big 4 firm is a boon. Strong reference can get you directly placed in a CA firm without having much complicated interview. Just, a normal interaction with the HR will work, if you have strong reference.
- ICAI Notice board: Many CA firms post their vacancies on ICAI notice board; you can directly checkout the vacancies by visiting the institute.
- Walk-in Interviews: Go to the firm and submit directly your resume at the reception of the firm. The second way you can try is to contact the firm and ask for HR’s Mail id.
How do I get articleship at Big 4 CA firm?
It’s not difficult to get articleship in Big 4 CA firm rather staying there is tough. A good resume and a great job interview will work for you. What interviewer wants to see in your resume? Or Which type of questions will be asked in an interview? These questions pop up in our mind and I will answer them step by step.
Prepare your resume
Your resume portrays your entire life- academic results, co-curricular achievements, skills and interest. Your resume should be powerful enough to impress the interviewer. But that doesn’t mean you are going to lie about your achievements.
Now, how to prepare your resume?
Academic Section: It should illustrate your academic performance in high school as well as in CPT, CA Intermediate. You can even add a “Remarks” column in your academic section. Also, you can create another section in academic section portraying other courses you did to enhance your knowledge.
BONUS TIP: Don’t miss the school name.
Co-Curricular activities: This section is of paramount importance because it shows your confidence, your leadership skills, your negotiation skills and your personality. You will definitely hear a question from the interviewer in this aspect and he can ask a particular question of what you are writing in this column. So, don’t lie in this section or boast about your achievements.
Skills Section: The skills you possess must be displayed in this section. For example: Good hand in Microsoft excel or any other ERP software.
Interest section: Your hobbies must be illustrated in this section. For instance: Playing Guitar, Dancing, drawing, it can be any.
BONUS TIP: Don’t commit a spelling or grammatical blunder in resume. Use short sentences.
Drop the resume at the CA firms
There are numerous ways by which you can send your resume to Big 4 companies HR’s, all of them are listed above.
Interview Process at the Big 4’s companies
Congratulations, if you received a call back or mail from the Big 4’s for interview. It is the time to test your confidence and abilities. Where you stand in the corporate world?
It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on us. –HR
The moment you enter into a big multinational company, you will noticed by the people. Don’t think that they are not paying any heed over you. So, your first impression will determine your worth. The interview process will be conducted in four steps, sometimes in five steps.
Step 1: Telephonic Round will be conducted to address your communication skills. Nothing else, not much importance will be given to this round. Just they are calling for Face to face interview.
Step2: Group Discussion will be conducted to again check your communication skills and they will test your patience. For example: KPMG group discussion is toughest. If you didn’t uttered a single word or were not up to the mark, you will be surely rejected.
Step3: Technical Round will be conducted to check out your skills in Microsoft office and they ask questions about your course. If you have chosen audit as your profile, you can be asked about Accounting standards, Standards on Auditing. If you have chosen tax as your profile, than numerous questions can be asked about Income tax, GST, transfer Pricing, DTAA.
Step 4: HR round will be a formal interaction with the HR. He can ask general questions about your background, your skills and interests. Whether you are suitable for the job? Do you have any problem working long hours?
Step5: If you have made up to Partner’s round. The chances will be in your favor of selection but if you chosen tax as your profile, you will be again grilled to core and again Q&A session will be followed. If you don’t know about a particular question, simply say, I don’t know about this. Don’t need to portray yourself as a super genius guy.
Hope these tips work for you. Good Luck
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