CAPF (AC) officers serve to maintain the unity and integrity of our nation. They work to maintain internal security of the nation. UPCS conducts CAPF (AC) Exam every year to induct grade ‘A’ officers for the post of Assistant Commandants. This is an excellent opportunity for candidates to serve the nation.
|HOW TO APPLY||Interested candidates can apply on official website of UPSC.|
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|EXAM NOTIFICATION||Exam notification is released in the month of April.|
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|SELECTION PROCESS||UPSC selects CAPF Assistant Commandants in three stages|
|Stage 1: UPSC CAPF (AC) Exam is usually conducted in the month of August.|
Stage 2: Physical Efficiency Test and Medical Examination
Stage 3: Interview / Personality Test
Selected Candidates: Candidates who clear all the three stages and make into the merit list will receive their joining letters and report for training at the respective training centres. After completion of Training they will pass out as Assistant Commandants in CISF, CRPF, ITBP, BSF, SSB, and Assam Rifle.
CAPF (AC) Eligibility Criteria
|Age : unmarried male and female candidates of age 20 to 25 years.[Age relaxations applicable as per norms] |
|Educational Qualification : candidate must have a graduate degree in any discipline from a recognized university. |
| Physical Qualification : Height – (Men) – 165 cm, (Women) – 157 cm|
Chest – 81 cm (With 5 cm minimum expansion) (Not applicable to female candidates)
Weight (Men) – 50 Kg, (Women) – 46 Kg
Candidates can read the required physical qualification in detail in official notification.
Stage 1 : UPSC CAPF (AC) Exam is conducted offline once every year. The Exam will have two separate papers. Paper pattern is as follows
Marking Scheme : In paper 1 each question holds 2 mark, awarded for every correct answer. There is negative marking, and 1/3 mark is deducted for every incorrect answer. No marks are deducted for not attempting the question. There is no negative marking for paper 2. Both the papers have minimum qualifying marks as per UPSC, however paper 2 will be checked only for those candidates who qualify paper 1.
| || UPSC CAPF (AC) Exam Paper 1|
General Ability and Intelligence
|No. of Questions||125 (Objective in nature)|
|Time Allotted||2 Hours|
- Quantitative aptitude
- Numerical Ability
- General Science
- Current Affairs and Important Issues
| UPSC CAPF (AC) Paper 2|
General Studies, Essay and Comprehension
|No. of Questions||6 (Descriptive in nature)|
|Maximum Marks ||200|
|Time Allotted||3 Hours|
Part A – Essay Writing
(Languages allowed English / Hindi)
Part B – Precis Writing
- Issues of national and international importance
- Social Issues
Stage 2 : Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Medical Examination.
Candidates clearing the PET stay back for Medical Examinations. For more information about SSB Interviews and Medical Examination read our Blog.
| ||Physical Efficiency Test||Male||Females|| |
|100 Meters Race||16 Seconds||18 Seconds|
|800 Meters Race||3 Minutes 45 Seconds||4 Minutes 45 Seconds |
|Long Jump||3.5 Meters||3 Meters|
|Shot put (7.26 Kg)||4.5 Meters || _____|
| Stage 3 : Candidates who qualify stage 2 will be called for Interview / Personality Test by Union Public Service Commission. The interview / personality test will carry 150 marks.|
Document Verification : Candidates are advised to carry these documents in original along with two attested photo copies at venue, failing to do so might result in rejection. Please carry the following documents –
- CAPF Admit Card
- Call up Letter
- Detailed Application Form
- Passport size photographs
- Educational Documents (10th, 12th standard marksheet, Degree and all semester marksheets)
- Sports and NCC Certificates
- Bank Account, PAN Card and AADHAR Card
Merit List : Final Merit list will be released by UPSC on official website. Selected candidates can download their joining letters from Indian Armed Forces Website. To know details regarding syllabus, medical examination read our Blog.
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