|Interview|630 marks in ICAI CA Final, Raj Paresh Sheth from Thane get AIR 1 with 78.75 per cent

Meet Raj Paresh Sheth from Dombivali (Maharashtra) who has secured All India Rank 1 in ICAI CA examination.

ICAI CA Final and CPT Results 2017

ICAI CA Final and CPT Results 2017

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) today, July 18 declared the results of Chartered Accountants final examination result held in May, 2017 and Common Proficiency Test (CPT) held in June, 2017.

Meet Raj Paresh Sheth from Dombivali (Maharashtra) who has secured All India Rank 1 in ICAI CA examination by studying just 13 hours a day.

Score card:

Marks: 630 out of 800

Percentage: 78.75 per cent

In an interview with India Today Education, Raj Paresh Sheth said he somewhat knew that he would score well in the examination but did not expect All India Rank 1.

Meet other toppers:

Second Rank: Agathiswaran S from Vellore (75.25 per cent)

Third Rank: Krishna Pawan Gupta from Mumbai (75.13 per cent)

Family background:

Coming from a family of literates, Sheth’s father works at a private company while his mother is a house wife.

Further, both her elder sisters have completed Master of Commerce and Master of Business Administration (MBA) from colleges in the state itself.

What did he do in CA Articleship?

“I worked for S J Bajaria and Corporation in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,” Sheth said.

How he made it:

While speaking about his study plan, Sheth said, “With three to four months before the examination, I just studied for 13 hours and before that I studied for just two hours.”

On sharing his success mantra, Sheth said:

“Regular studies and discipline will only help you out achieve your goal in life. My sincere request to all the CA aspirants are that just refers to material provided by the institute.”

What next?

“As of now I have not decided which company to join, but I am more interested in finance file and that too actuarial science,” Sheth added.