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UPSC CAPF (Asst Commandant) Exam 2016: Apply before 08 April at upsc.gov.in

Apr 5, 2016 17:39 IST
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UPSC CAPF (AC) Exam 2016: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has invited application for the CAPF (AC) Exam/ Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination 2016. The examination is scheduled to be held on 26 June 2016. Candidates can submit their applications before 08 April 2016.

Under UPSC CAPF (AC) Examination 2016 applications are invited for recruitment to 270 various posts. Out of which 28 are for BSF, 97 are for CRPF, 87 for ITBP and 58 vacancies for SSB.

Eligibility for UPSC CAPF (AC) Examination 2016:  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. candidate must have attained the age of 20 years and must not have attained the age of 25 years on 1st August, 2016,  i.e. he/she  must  have  been  born not  earlier than 2nd  August, 1991  and not  later than 1st August, 1996.

Candidates  are  required  to  apply online  only by  using  the  website www.upsconline.nic.in Brief instructions  for  filling  up  the  online  Application  Form  .  Detailed instructions are available on the above mentioned website.

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UPSC CAPF (AC) Examination 2016 – Vacancy Details

UPSC CAPF (AC) Examination Vacancy Details:

Name of the Exam

Vacancy Details

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Age Limit

UPSC CAPF (AC) Examination 2016/ Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination 2016

BSF: 28

Bachelor’s degree

20-25 years

CRPF: 97

ITBP: 87

SSB: 58

Selection Procedure for UPSC CAPF (AC) Examination 2016

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the Written Test, Physical Standards/ Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests and Interview/Personality Test.

Written Examination: The written examination to be conducted by Union Public Service Commission will be held on 26 June 2016 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.

Paper I : General Ability and Intelligence-250 Marks

The questions in this paper will be of Objective (Multiple Answers) Type in which the questions will be set in English as well as Hindi.

Paper II : General Studies, Essay and Comprehension-200 Marks

In this paper candidates will be allowed the option of writing the Essay Component in English or Hindi, but the medium of Precise Writing, Comprehension Components and other communications/ language skills will be English only.

Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests:

Candidates  who  are  declared  qualified  in  the  written  examination  will  be  summoned  for  Physical Standards/  Physical  Efficiency  Tests  and  Medical  Standards  Tests. 

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   shortlisted   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. 

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.

How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates can submit their applications online.

Important dates:

Last date for receipt of Application forms: 08 April 2016



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