Guidelines for Students’ Festivals

Eligibility

The Festival is open to the students who are undergoing Secondary /Higher Secondary Studies.
The purpose of this Festival is to promote the Commerce Education with special Focus on CA course amongst the students.
Students’ Festival shall be conducted under the guidance and supervision of the CCC, ICAI or a Member of the Career Counselling Committee, wherever available. Otherwise, the Council Member (s) located in the concerned jurisdiction will guide the organization of the Festival.
While organizing the Students’ Festival at the Branches, the Chairman of the Regional Council/Regional Students’ Association shall also be kept informed of the developments.

Events

The following activities are proposed to be covered:
Mimicry/Mono-acting, Ex-tempore speaking, Skits, Plays, Fancy Dress Competition, Mehndi Competition, Indian Dances, Singing (Solo/Duet) and Instrumental Music etc., including any other cultural activity.

Branch Level Students’ Festival

The Students’ Festival shall be held in different cities across India through the branches of ICAI, The Festival shall be held in the city on the date and at the venue indicated in the communication to be sent by the Branch in advance. Students may be requested to confirm participation by sending their names. Based on the performance of the students as judged by a panel of judges, a prize shall be given to the winner and a Certificate of appreciation to two runners-up in each activity.

Regional Level

Normally the Students’ Festival at Regional level shall be organized by the Career Counselling Committee.

Chief
A Chief Guest may also be invited to the Festival. The Chief Guest should be a person of repute in public life such as a Minister, Member of Parliament, Member of Legislative Assembly, a senior bureaucrat or an eminent personality from the Industry /bureaucracy.

Audience

Audience shall comprise of Students, Chartered Accountants, Parents of the students, members of the public , as may be appropriate.

Publicity

The Regions shall give wide publicity to the students’ Festival.
The services of a professional consultant for the respective event may be engaged.

Modifications

The scheme can be modified, altered or abandoned at any time. All decisions about the scheme shall be at the sole description of Career Counselling Committee and binding on all. Nobody shall have any right or claim whatsoever against the Career Counselling Committee or the Institute