FAQs

  • What will I receive on completing the CRISIL Certified Analyst Programme?
    CCAP is a two-year work-cum-study programme aimed at developing world-class finance professionals for analyst roles in CRISIL and the industry at large. It offers selected candidates the opportunity to be employees of CRISIL from Day One. This programme is run by CRISIL, with the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS) as the academic partner.
    On successful completion of 2 years, you will be awarded a joint 'Post Graduate Certificate' from CRISIL and NMIMS.
  • I have not appeared for any entrance exam for management courses. Can I still apply?
    Yes. You will be required to appear for the CRISIL Aptitude Test. Successful candidates are called for group discussion and personal interview.
  • Is there a age limit for the programme?
    You must be born on or after January 1, 1991.
  • What is the application fees?
    The application fee is Rs 2,000.
  • How can I apply for the programme?
    i. Fill out the registration form on www.crisil.com/ccap
    ii. Click the application link sent to your registered email ID and complete the application process by filling out the form and making the payment.

    If you have already registered and have your registration number, you can directly click on Apply Now to complete the application process.
  • I am an MBA already. Can I apply? Will I be exempted from the entrance test?
    Yes, you can apply. But you will have to take the CRISIL Aptitude Test. CRISIL evaluates applications solely on the basis of graduation degree. A post-graduate qualification will not offer additional advantages.
  • I am an MBA/CA/CFA already. Will I be entitled to exemptions on some subjects?
    No. All subjects in the programme are compulsory
  • I am a graduate, but have no work experience. Can I apply for CCAP?
    Yes.
  • What would my salary be during the 2 year period?
    Participants draw a salary of Rs 1.75 lakh per annum during the first year, and Rs 2.75 lakh in the second year of the programme.
  • I shall appear for my final semester in May 2016. Can I apply to the CCAP for 2016-18?
    Yes.
  • What is the program location?
    Participants will join at four locations - Chennai, Gurgaon Mumbai and Pune. However, the academic sessions will be conducted only at NMIMS in Mumbai, twice each semester for 8-10 days each. CCAPians based outside Mumbai will be required to travel to Mumbai to attend academic sessions. For CCAPians working in locations outside of Mumbai ie Chennai, Gurgaon, Pune - travel to Mumbai will be reimbursed and the accommodation in Mumbai will be provided by CRISIL.
  • Do you provide accommodation in Chennai, Gurgaon, Mumbai and Pune during the two-year programme?
    You will have to make your own arrangements. However, during the academic sessions in Mumbai, for CCAPians working in locations outside of Mumbai ie Chennai, Gurgaon, Pune the accommodation in Mumbai will be provided by CRISIL.
  • Will travel reimbursement be provided for academic session related travel to Mumbai?
    For CCAPians working in locations outside of Mumbai ie Chennai, Gurgaon, Pune - travel to Mumbai will be reimbursed and the accommodation in Mumbai will be provided by CRISIL.
  • What are the expenses for the course?
    Selected candidates will have to pay the programme fee of Rs 1.38 lakh in two tranches:
    i. 50% at the offer-acceptance stage
    ii. 50% within 3 months of joining the programme
    This fee will be refunded once participants complete 3 years with CRISIL (Including two years of CCAP).

    Employees will bear living expenses, accommodation and local travel to their work location.
  • I have scored 90 percentile in CAT. However, my score in Verbal Ability was 75 percentile. Will I be required to appear for the CRISIL Aptitude Test?
    Since your score in one section (Verbal Ability) is less than 80 percentile, you will have to appear for the CRISIL Aptitude Test.
  • Can I speak to one of the current participants?
    Yes. Do write an email to ccap@crisil.com along with your contact details.
  • Do I need to mandatorily appear for the CRISIL Aptitude Test to get admission or other scores are accepted?
    Candidates may submit their scores for CAT/ XAT/NMAT tests held in 2015-16. If a candidate has equal to or more than 90 percentile with a minimum of 80 percentile in all sections, he/she will not be required to appear for the CRISIL Aptitude Test and can directly appear for group discussion and personal interview.
    The CRISIL Aptitude Test has 3 sections: Verbal Ability, Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation, and Logical Reasoning. The test duration is 120 minutes.