Difference GMA Academies ca Study

ParametersAt Grey Matter AcademicsAt other CA Coaching AcademiesImpact of the Parameters
Maximum no. of students taken in a year in a class40 (forty)Unlimited, may go up to 400 in some casesTeacher to student ratio is 1:40. Ensures closer interaction with teacher
Eligibility to join90% in CBSE or 97% in State BoardNo such requirementsTeachers’ effectiveness improves due to similar set of serious and committed students;
Classes  and Studies6 hours of classes daily with a minimum mandatory 4 hours of study sessions under the supervision of a qualified Teacher5-6 hours of classes onlyMore time spent by students on studies.
Weekly Tests and Mock examsWeekly tests every Sunday followed by review of performance of each student.

Minimum of two Mock exams before the actual exams

Very few Academies conduct tests regularly. If done, valuation and review not conducted.Ensures weekly assessments for students to improve.
Vigilance over Attendance to classes and testsStrict vigilance over attendance in classes, study sessions and tests is enforced.Does not take placeGives Comfort to Parents
Web based Student information system (SIS)Attendance to classes, study sessions and tests, marks and performance is daily uploaded in the SIS for parents to see.Does not existParents get daily update of students’ attendance and performance.
Facility to students for retake of examsContinuous assistance and support given to students who are required to retake exams at no extra costDoes not exist
Classes for all subjects in Foundation, Intermediate and Final.Available under one roofHardly any Academy conducts classes for all subjects especially in Final.Greater comfort and facility to students
Administrative SupportProvided to students for completing various requirements as specified by ICAI (including Articleship, ITT, Orientation, Madras University, etc.)No such support given.Greater comfort and facility to students
Hostel FacilitiesFully furnished hostel with twin sharing facility exclusively for our students.Very few Academies have this arrangement. In such cases other students and working people also stay.Greater comfort and facility to students
Integrated ProgramStudents inducted into B Com of the University of Madras.

Also, after our students complete CA Final, can qualify for ACCA (UK) by writing 4 out of 13 papers for which we conduct classes.

Does not existStudent can take advantage of the commonalities of the subjects covered whereby the students not only graduate but also obtain an additional international qualification.