Before attempting any examination of PIPFA, it is obligatory for a candidate to attend at least once the coaching classes in the relevant subjects at PIPFA's Own Supervised Center or with any of the PIPFA Approved Coaching Centers. The coaching arrangement helps students acquire adequate knowledge of the subject and also prepare better for the examination. The coaching classes are conducted usually from January to April corresponding Summer Examination in May and from July to October corresponding Winter Examination in November. Attendance of 75% is desirable in coaching classes.
Prospective Students living in remote areas where PIPFA Coaching Facilities are not available and who claim exemption in Coaching Classes are now required to pay Coaching Exemption Fee.
PIPFA's classes are conducted at its own Supervised and Approved Coaching Centers, covering all major cities of Pakistan including its own full-fledged campuses at Karachi, Lahore, Faisalabad, and Islamabad.
To maintain quality coaching, every center is vigilantly monitored by PIPFA teams. Admissions are open twice a year, Summer-Session admissions start in December and for the Winter-Session in the month of June.