The “Borivali (Central) CPE Study Circle” (BCSC) is a local study circle body
established in the year 1996 under the aegis of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
In the first year of its formation, membership strength was about twenty-five chartered
which has now exponentially surpassed to reach in thousands.
The basic ethos of the study circle is to impart Continuing Professional Education (CPE) to its
and professionals at large. It is driven by dedicated self-motivated core group which tirelessly
conceive programs and events which enable knowledge enhancement and thereby increasing
proficiency of the participating members. It encourages members to share their knowledgeby
steps to take on the stage as speaker at the study circle. The study circle acts as knowledge
disseminator and incubates new speakers for taking on the leadership roles as professionals.
BCSC achieves its objectives, by conducting regular study circle meetings of the members. To
effective meetings and add value to the professional skill-set of members, it ensures to invite
and experienced professionals from various streams of professional pursuits. This creates
amongst its members regarding untapped opportunities to be pursued for professional excellence.
programs are not just study circle meetings but there are Residential Refresher Courses, Chain
Intensive Study Courses, Workshops, Mock events, Students related programs and Union Budget
The topics dealt throughout the year covers wide spectrum of areas and does not restrict to
Indirect Tax, Corporate & Allied Laws, Information Technology and Auditing and Accounting
BCSC ensures to cover industry specific topics like M&A, Valuation, IBC, CSR, etc.
It is heartening that any new initiative by BCSC is immediately lapped up with enthusiasm by
to make it a resounding success. Once an activity is taken up by the BCSC, it becomes an
The list of such initiatives that have been carried out by BCSC in past with the guidelines
of its parent body which are Residential Refresher Course, Chain Seminars, Intensive
Students Meetings and Seminars, Distribution of Income Tax Ready Reckoners and WIRC
Voluntary Contribution to CABF, BCSC Premier League (Cricket Tournament), Indoor Sports,
Public Meeting, CA Day Celebration events covering Yoga, Physical Fitness, Free Health
Annual Get Together.
BCSC functions under the able guidance of its parents, the Western India Regional Council
Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).
BCSC has received various prestigious awards from WIRC for its sincere efforts towards the
the profession of chartered accountants.
It is the endeavor of the Study Circle not to rest on its past laurels, but to progress at
which its Alma Mater "ICAI" is progressing and expects its chapters to progress.