About Certificate Course on GST

The Government has implemented the country's most ambitious indirect tax reform i.e. Goods and Services Tax from 1st July 2017. With a view to enable the members to understand the nitty-gritty of this new law on GST, GST & Indirect Taxes Committee of the ICAI has introduced the Certificate Course on GST. The objective of this Course is to enhance the knowledge as well as to provide avenue to the members in the global service market. The participants are expected to have basic 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

Constitutional provisions related to GST, Supply & Levy of GST, Classification, Nature of Supply, Place of Supply, Time of Supply, Valuation, Exemption, Input Tax Credit, Reverse Charge Mechanism, Import and Export under GST,Registration, E-way Bill & E-invoicing, Returns & Payments, Maintenance of books of account and records, Refund, Assessment, Audit by tax authorities, Inspection, Search & Seizure, Demand & Recovery, Offences & Penalties, Appeals & Revision, Finalization of accounts from GST perspective, Annual Return & Reconciliation Statement, Advance Ruling, Handling notices/demands/appeals, Case studies, Recent judicial pronouncement and Ethical Practice & Professional Opportunities

Course Curriculum-Physical Certificate Course on GST

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 9000/- plus GST

[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

25 (After Attending the Classes) + 5 (After Appear in Assessment Test) 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.

FAQs on Certificate Course on GST

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
  • GST & Indirect Taxes Committee
  • Email: gst@icai.in
  • Tel. No.: 0120 – 3045954