Click here to Apply Online – UPSC CAPF Exam 2020

The Union Public Service Commission will hold a Written Examination on 20th December, 2020 for recruitment of Assistant Commandants (Group A) in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) viz. Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force(CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB). 

The tentative Examination number of vacancies to be filled on the results of the examination is as follows:

(i) BSF  – 78

(ii) CRPF  – 13

(iii) CISF  – 69

(iv) ITBP  – 27

(iv) SSB  – 22

So in Total 209 vacancies are available.

 ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS :

  1. Sex :

Both Male and Female candidates are eligible for appointment to the post of Assistant Commandants.

  1. Age Limits :

A candidate must have attained the age of 20 years and must not have attained the age of 25 years on 1st August, 2020, i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1995 and not later

than 1st August, 2000.

  1. Minimum Educational Qualifications :

A candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree of a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section-3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or possess an equivalent qualification.

FEE :

Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST Candidates who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay fee of Rs.200/- (Rupees Two Hundred only) either by remitting the money in any Branch of State Bank of India or by using Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card or by using Internet Banking of SBI. 

SELECTION PROCEDURE : 

The Selection Procedure/Scheme of the Examination will be as follows:

(i) Written Examination: 

The written examination to be conducted by Union Public Service Commission will be held on 20th December, 2020 and will comprise two papers. Paper I will be held from 10 a.m. to 12.00 Noon and Paper II will be held from 2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.

(ii) Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests :

Candidates who are declared qualified in the written examination will be summoned for Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests. Those candidates who meet the prescribed Physical Standards will be put through the Physical Efficiency Tests.

(iii) Medical Standards Tests will be conducted only in respect of candidates who are declared qualified in the Physical Efficiency Test. 

(iv) Interview/Personality Test : 

Candidates who are declared qualified in the Medical Standards Tests, will be called for Interview/Personality Test to be conducted by Union Public Service Commission. Candidates who are declared medically unfit but allowed to appear before the “Review Medical Board” on their appeal by the Appellate Authority will be called for Interview/Personality Tests provisionally. 

The Interview/Personality Test will carry 150 Marks.

Candidates who are short-listed for Interview/Personality Test, including those shortlisted for Interview/Personality Test provisionally will be issued a Detailed Application Form (DAF) in which among other things, they will be required to indicate their preference of Forces.

(v) Final Selection / Merit : 

The merit list will be drawn on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the Written Examination and Interview/Personality Test.

For Detailed Syllabi of the Written Examination, Click here

Click here to Apply Online – UPSC CAPF Exam 2020