ICAI Release dated - 07.10.2018
The ICAI has introduced recently Articleship training test. PTA (Practical training assessment) test is for students who completed first and second year of practical training.
With regard the ICAI has released the dates for conducting next test on 07.10.2018:
"The students after completion of first and second year of practical training has to write online MCQ based tests. The students completing their 1st/ 2nd year of practical training in a particular quarter of a year would be eligible to register for the said test in the subsequent quarter. The 1st test was successfully conducted on September 23, 2018. The next tests are being scheduled for October 21, 2018 and December 2, 2018. The students who have completed their 1st/ 2nd year of practical training during the second and third quarter of 2018, i.e. April‐June, 2018 and July-September, 2018 would be eligible to appear in these assessments. The eligible students may register for test on any of these dates through the registration portal https://pttest.icai.org/ till October 12, 2018 by giving their preference for test date and examination location.
Students situated at overseas location can also appear in the test at Dubai. Students are advised to register for the tests well in time to avoid last minute rush."