About Certificate Course on GST

The Central government has been taking various steps towards the implementation of the country's most ambitious indirect tax reform of Goods and Services Tax which is expected to roll out from 1st July 1 2017. The following bills have been passed in the parliament on 29th March, 2017:

  • Central Goods & Services Tax Bill
  • Integrated Goods & Services Tax Bill
  • Union Territory Goods Services Tax Bill
  • Compensation GST Bill

To cope up with the ongoing changes and bring greater awareness about the new tax proposals and policy, the Indirect Taxes Committee of the ICAI has decided to introduce the Certificate Course on GST. The objective of this Course is to enhance the knowledge as well as to provide benefit to the members in the global service market. The participants are expected to have basis knowledge of the subject.

Course Objective

The Course aims to facilitate the members in industry as well in practice by:

  • Providing specialized and updated knowledge in the area of GST in a systematic manner;
  • Enhancing analytical and problem solving skills for decision making.


Only the members of the ICAI are eligible to pursue this course

Members of ICAI means:"chartered accountant" who is a member of Institute ofChartered Accountants of India constituted under this Act 1949)

Course Coverage

Definition and Concept under GST, Levy, Time of Supply, Place of Supply, Input Tax Credit, Transitional issues, Valuation, Registration, Returns, Payment, Refund, Assessment, Offences, Penalties, Advance Ruling, FTP ,Customs Duty, Ethical Practice, Overview of GST - Compensation cess to States Act, 2017, Exemption List of goods and Services, Miscellaneous Provision.

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Course Duration and Course Hours

10 Days Course (Option I - on Saturday & Sunday only; Option 2 – Monday to Friday – 2 weeks) (9:30 AM to 5:30 PM)


The faculty for the course will be a combination of practicing Chartered Accountants, advocates, academicians and experts in the field of indirect taxes to provide the members an in-depth technical as well as practical knowledge.

Fees for the Course

  • Rs. 20,000 plus applicable taxes for Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Pune, Ahmedabad, Jaipur
  • Rs.18,000 plus applicable taxesfor other cities

[This Includes fees for the examination to be held immediately after completion of the Course]

"No Refund would be given after payment made for the course in case member is unable to attend the course, Refund will be eligible only in case of cancellation of batch"


A certificate will be awarded to the members on successful completion of course and after passing the examination which will be held twice in a year.

CPE Hours

30 Structured CPE Hours would be given to member (The minimum requirement recommended by the CPE Committee for a Calendar year for the members in practice)


The registration will be on first come first served basis. Interested members may register online. Payment would be accepted through online mode only.

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Note: It is clarified for information of the members that Certificate Course on GST is a Certificate Course. On successful completion of this Course, a member is awarded a certificate to this effect. However, a certificate course does not grant any qualification, and therefore it should not be mentioned by the members as qualification along with their name.

Contact details

  • Secretariat
  • Indirect Taxes Committee
  • Email: idtc@icai.in
  • Tel. No.: 0120 – 3045954