UPSC CAPF AC Notification 2020 Postponed Check Exam Date & Recruitment Details

UPSC CAPF AC 2020 Notification Postponed  due to COVID-19 outbreak for Assistant Commandant Recruitment. Check here UPSC CAPF 2020 Exam Date and other details. Union Public Service Commission was expected to release CAPF Notification PDF 2020 on 22 April. 

UPSC CAPF AC 2020 Postponed
UPSC CAPF AC 2020 Postponed

Union Public Service Commission has postponed the release of UPSC CAPF (AC) Notification 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The notification for the recruitment of Assistant Commandants (AC) in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) was scheduled to release on April 22, 2020. However, the schedule has now been deferred. The UPSC CAPF Recruitment is carried out every year to fill vacancies in the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Border Security Force (BSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP). Check below the Central Armed Police Forces (AC) Exam Date 2020, Schedule and the complete selection process for the recruitment of candidates.

As per the UPSC Exam Calendar 2020, the UPSC CAPF (AC) 2020 exam is scheduled to be held on 9 August 2020. The exam is held in written mode and the questions are asked in objective multiple choice questions format as well as in descriptive format. As per the UPSC official website, there is no change in the exam date and schedule as of now. However, if there may be any change, the UPSC will notify it on the website. It is recommended that the candidates should frequently visit the UPSC website to be updated about the exam details. Moreover, the direct link is provided below wherein you can get all updates about the UPSC CAPF Exam 2020.

Let's have a look at the already notified exam dates of the UPSC CAPF (AC) Exam 2020:

UPSC CAPF (AC) Exam Dates 2020



Release of UPSC CAPF Notification 2020

22 April 2020 (Postponed)

Start Date of Online Application Process

22 April 2020 (Postponed)

Last Date of Application Process

12 May 2020 (Postponed)

CAPF Exam Date 2020

9 August 2020 (Sunday)

UPSC CAPF (AC) Selection Process 2020

Candidates' recruitment into the armed forces through the CAPF AC Exam is decided on the basis of their performance in three successive stages. These selection stages or phases are:

Written Exam

Physical Efficiency and Medical Standards Tests

Interview/personality Test

The final selection or the recruitment of candidate is made on the basis of the Merit List prepared on the basis of criteria set by the UPSC.

UPSC CAPF AC Exam 2020

In the written exam, candidates are asked questions from two sections - General Ability and Intelligence (Paper 1) and General Studies, Essay and Comprehension (Paper 2). Paper 1 is objective in nature and Paper 2 is descriptive in nature.  


Paper 1

Paper 2


General Ability and Intelligence

General Studies, Essay and Comprehension

Total Questions

200 (Objective)

6 (Descriptive)

Total Marks




2 hours

3 hours

Watch this space for more updates.

Jagran Play
खेलें हर किस्म के रोमांच से भरपूर गेम्स सिर्फ़ जागरण प्ले पर
Jagran PlayJagran PlayJagran PlayJagran Play