Do you have learnability? enquired CA Lionel Aranha
St Aloysius College, Harihar organized an Introductory session on CA Foundation for the commerce students at 3.30 p.m in the college auditorium..
Guests for the day and resource persons were CA Naveen N and CA Lionel Aranha .CA Naveen N interacted with the students on the field of
Chartered Accountancy and what are the ways the exam can be attempted. He spoke on the foundation course, which is to be attempted right
after II PUC, after nine months of registration. Once the foundation course is cleared , students can appear for the intermediate exam,
which consists of two exams. This is followed by articleship under a practising CA. He also mentioned there is an option to skip foundation
course and opt for direct intermediate exam, if the student has already completed degree.
He gave an understanding of the work a CA does, as in Taxation, Auditing and Accounting
CA Lionel Aranha, stressed on the fact that ,nothing in the world is difficult, infact all students are clever in all ways and means.
He encouraged the students to opt for other fields or courses , where Medicine, Engineering, CA is not ultimate. He asked the students
to make use of the resources and then go along with the herd mentality .He added on some tips on how anyone can be successful .Most basic
out of all is improving communication skill, both verbal and non verbal, building personality in terms of awareness and knowledge. Updating
oneself through current affairs, general knowledge, reading novels and books is must, which builds vocabulary and unconsciously shapes one's
personality. He enquired the students , Do you have learnability?, Do you go beyond your subject? And Are you a team player?
With this thoughts and information being shared, students posed questions as to how to strike a balance between degree studies and
focusing on CA course, while another students asked about the subjects involved in clearing this exam. At the end of queries and responses,
Ms Deepthi Dsouza ,Department of Commerce delivered the Vote of Thanks as well as compeered the session .Ms Shimmi Raj, Department of English,
welcomed the gathering. The session ended at 4.30 PM.