The Certified Internal Auditors of Pakistan is an independent body and has no nexus with the The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)  and IIA‒United Kingdom and Ireland’s.

 Certified Internal Auditor of Pakistan (CIAP) Exam Syllabus

Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) exam tests a candidate's knowledge of current internal auditing practices and understanding of internal audit issues, risks and remedies. The exam is offered 9 Papers, each paper consisting multiple-choice questions. 

Exam Non-disclosure

The CIA exam is a non-disclosed examination, which means that current exam questions and answers will not be published or divulged.

NOTE: Exam topics and/or format are subject to change as approved by the CIAP Examination Committee.

Syllabus

The CIA exam tests your knowledge of current internal auditing practices, risks and controls, and much more. Just the process of preparing for the exam will enhance your professional insight and strengthen your grasp of The CIAP’s International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing (Standards). 

Stage

FOUNDATION

Level

I

Course Code

 

Course Name

F-101

 

Financial Accounting & Financial Management

F-102

 

Audit & Assurance

F-103

 

Information Technology Management, Audit & Control

Stage

CERTIFICATE

Level

II

C-211

 

Taxation Laws

C-212

 

Business Analysis & Business Management

C-213

 

Corporate Law & Governance

Stage

PROFESSIONAL

Level

III

P-321

 

Advanced Auditing & Assurance

P-322

 

Fraud Investigation and Audit

P-323

 

Advanced Risk Management

P-324

 

Case Study

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FORMS

Registration Form

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Examination Form

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Membership Form

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Fee Structure

Particulars

No. of Papers

Pakistani Students (PKR)

Overseas Students (PKR)

Non-Pakistani St. (US$)

Registration Fee

 

10,000

15,000

100

Exemption/Examination Fee

 

 

 

 

Financial Accounting & Financial Management

1

3,000

4,500

50

Audit & Assurance

1

3,000

4,500

50

Information Technology Management, Audit & Control

1

3,000

4,500

50

Taxation Laws

1

3,000

4,500

50

Business Analysis & Business Management

1

3,000

4,500

50

Corporate Law & Governance

1

3,000

4,500

50

Advanced Auditing & Assurance

1

3,000

4,500

50

Fraud Investigation and Audit

1

3,000

4,500

50

Advanced Risk Management

1

3,000

4,500

50

Case Study

1

8,000

9,500

70

Membership Fee

 

5,000

8,000

80

 

 

 

 

 

Total

 

50,000

73,000

700

Annual subscription

An annual subscription fee of Rs.1,500/- is due each year to keep your Membership status active.

  • All fees must be paid through DD/Pay Order in the name of Certified Internal Auditors of Pakistan and for online transfer bank detail can be provided on demand.
  • CIAP may change the fee without any written notice.

Cancellation of Admission and Refund of Fee

Fee once paid is not refundable or adjustable under any circumstances in future. 

Your admission will be cancelled

• If the admission form is incomplete,

• If the fee paid is short,

• If the supporting documents are not complete,

• If false documents have been submitted,

• If required educational qualifications are not fulfilled,

• If the minimum eligibility criteria is not fulfilled,

• If incorrect or wrong information is given,

 

Admission once cancelled will not be re-considered and fee paid will not be refunded under any circumstances.