Certificate Course on Forensic Accounting & Fraud Detection using IT & CAATs
December, 11th 2008
The Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India has decided to launch this certificate course considering
increasing incidence of cyber crimes and the emerging practice of Forensic Accounting and Fraud Detection to enable
members to offer value added services in this emerging area.
This course aims at providing the necessary education and professional training to enable Chartered Accountants to use
CAATs/ GAS/ Data Mining and other computer tools to access damages, uncover frauds, analyse financial evidence and
communicate findings. Further details of this course and registration forms are available at the following links:
The pilot batch of this Course is going to be organised at Mumbai from January 10, 2009. Course Registration is on First-
Come-First-Served basis on receipt of duly filled-in and signed application along with course fee of Rs.25,000/- per delegate
payable Online at aforesaid link or by DD/ Pay-Order drawn in the favour of The Secretary, ICAI payable at Delhi.
Applications (Last Date: Jan 5, 2009) must be sent to Bombay Computer Centre, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of
India, ICAI Bhawan, 'Anveshak' 27. Cuffe Parade, Coloba, P. B. No. 6081, Mumbai - 400 005. Please contact Ms. Sarabani
Kapoor at firstname.lastname@example.org/ 022-39802991 for further details and registration.
CA. B M Agarwal, Chairman, WIRC of ICAI (E-Mail: email@example.com Mobile: 9820188573/9322867449) is the Course
Director and CA. Mangesh P. Kinare, Member, WIRC of ICAI ( E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Mobile: 9869070539) is the
Course Convener for the Mumbai Pilot batch.
Batches of this course would also be organised at Chennai, Delhi, Kolkatta and other centres wherever 20-30 confirmed
registrations are received. Members interested in joining this course are requested to contact their concerned Regional
Council/ Branch/ CPE Chapter to start a batch.