CAPF-AC Written exam

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UPSC Age limit for CAPF AC examMinimum Age is 20 Years;

Maximum Age is 25 years;

UPSC Age limit relaxation for CAPF AC examSC/ST: 5 years

OBC(reservation applicable): 3 years

Ex-servicemen/Civil Central Government Servants: 5 Years

J&K Domiciled: 5 years

Educational QualificationA Bachelor’s degree from any Government recognised University Or Deemed to be University
  • Application Begin : 24/04/2019
  • Last Date for Apply Online : 20/05/2019 Upto 06:00 PM Only
  • Last Date Fee Payment : 20/05/2019
  • Exam Date : 18/08/2019
  • Admit Card Available : 24/07/2019
  • Result Available : 18/10/2019
  • DAF Application Begin : 30/10/2019
  • Last Date for DAF Apply Online : 13/11/2019 Upto 06:00 PM Only

Department

Number of Vacancies

BSF (Border Security Force)

78

CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force)

13

CISF (Central Industrial Security Force)

69

ITBP (Indo-Tibetan Border Police)

27

SSB (Sashastra Seema Bal)

22

Total

209

Exam

Type

Subject

Questions

Marks

Time

Paper I

Objective

General Ability & Intelligence

125

250 Marks

120 Min

Paper-II

Descriptive

General Studies, Essay & Comprehension

60

200 Marks

180 Min

Paper

Subject

Syllabus

Paper – I

General Mental Ability

It covers logical reasoning, quantitative ability including numerical ability and interpretation of data.

General Science

It includes general awareness, scientific temper, understanding and appreciation of everyday observation scientific phenomena including new areas such as information technology, biotechnology, environmental science.

Current Events of National & International Importance

This includes awareness of current events of national and international importance in the broad fields of culture, music, arts, literature, sports, governance, issues of societal and development, industry, business, globalization and interplay between nations

Indian Polity & Economy

This includes India’s political system and constitution, social systems and public administration, India’s economic development, security issue, human rights, including its indicators

Indian History

It includes the areas of nationalism growth and movement for freedom.

Indian & World Geography

It will cover India and the world’s physical, social and economic aspects of geography.

Paper – II

Essay

It covers topics of modern Indian history, in particular, freedom struggle, geography, politics and economy, knowledge of issues of security and human rights, and analytical ability.

Comprehension, précis writing & language skills

The topics are Reading Comprehension, précis writing, developing counter arguments, simple grammar and other aspects of language testing.

Selection Process of CAPF AC

The CAPF Assistant Commandant 2020 recruitment process comprises of following stages:

Stage I: Written Exam

Stage II: Physical Efficiency Test

Stage III: Interview/ Personality Test

Stage IV: Final Selection/ Merit List

Physical Efficiency Test (PET):

The Physical Efficiency Test (PET) consists of the following Tests:

Test

Male

Female

100 Meters Race

16 Seconds

18 Seconds

800 Meters Race

3 Min 45 Sec

4 Min 45 Sec

Long Jump

3.5 Meters (3 Chances)

3.0 Meters (3 Chances)

Shot Put (7.26 Kgs)

4.5 Meters