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The Institute of Cost Accountants of India was established by the Government of India as an autonomous professional Institute in 1959 to provide training, education and research facilities in cost and management accounting.

The Institute was first formed as a limited company in 1944 under the provisions of the then companies Act 1913. The consistent and determined efforts of the Institute to promote the growth of Cost and Management Accountancy profession and the valuable services rendered to the Industrial and Commercial organizations fueled the urge that the profession should play its due role in the economic development of the nation.

The Institute is a member of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), the Confederation of Asian & Pacific Accountants (CAPA) and the South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA).

The Institute of Cost Accountants of India was established by the Government of India as an autonomous professional Institute in 1959 to provide training, education and research facilities in cost and management accounting.

The Institute was first formed as a limited company in 1944 under the provisions of the then companies Act 1913. The consistent and determined efforts of the Institute to promote the growth of Cost and Management Accountancy profession and the valuable services rendered to the Industrial and Commercial organizations fueled the urge that the profession should play its due role in the economic development of the nation.

The Institute is a member of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), the Confederation of Asian & Pacific Accountants (CAPA) and the South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA).