Nagpur: In order to popularize Commerce Education among the students studying in Class IX, X, XI & XII, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) through one of its Committee, Career Counselling Committee (CCC) had conducted Commerce Talent Search Test “ICAI Commerce Wizard -2016”.
The Award Presentation ceremony for the “ICAI Commerce Wizard-2016” was organised by the Institute today i.e. February 1, 2016 at New Delhi. Shri Vijay Goel, Hon’ble Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports was the Chief Guest at the occasion and applauded the initiative undertaken by ICAI.
ICAI Commerce Wizard-2016 is a diagnostic test that measures the concept understanding ability of a student. Unlike other tests which only try to find out how much a child knows, this test measures how well a student has understood the concept. Around 22,700 students had registered from Class IX & X and Class XI & XII in the Commerce Wizard-2016 Test.
CA. M. Devaraja Reddy, President, ICAI said “ICAI Commerce Wizard -2016 acted as a tool for talent search in Commerce stream and has facilitated selection of meritorious students & acted as a tool for empowerment of the students.”
CA. Nilesh S. Vikamsey, Vice-President, ICAI lauded the efforts of the students and said “ICAI Commerce Wizard is an aptitude test that intends to create awareness in Commerce & allied subjects. This test is a tool to educate, motivate the students to achieve excellence in commerce stream.”
The list of awardees is mentioned below.
List of Awardees
I. For Class 9th and 10th
- Hardik Mahur – 1st Prize (Rs 1, 00,000)
- Abhay Gupta – 2nd Prize (Rs 50,000)
II. For Class 11th and 12th
- Mrunmayee Avachat – 1st Prize (Rs. 1, 00,000)
- Prabal Gupta – 2nd Prize (Rs. 50,000)
Special Appreciation Awardees (Rs. 5100 each)
For Class 9th/10th
- Dhruv Somani
- Shreyansh Gupta
- Eknoor Singh
- Sahil Garg
- Aditya Grover
- Kritin Agarwal
For Class 11th/12th
- Macha Charan
- Tanya Aggarwal
- Gayatri Konduri
- Poorva Agrawal
- Tarranpreet Chhabra
Top 1000 candidates for ICAI Commerce Wizard-2016 of Class IX &X and XI & XII were separately awarded with Rs 500/- cash award. The list of Candidates is uploaded on the website icaicommercewizard.com.