CAPF Recruitment 2020 Notification
- August 20, 2020
- Posted by: MUDRAA CAREERS
- Category: Government Jobs 2020
CAPF Recruitment 2020 notification is out..!! UPSC invite applications for the recruitment of Assistant Commandant in Central Armed Police Forces all over India. The recruitment details are as follows.
Post :- Assistant Commandant
Total No of Vacancies :- 209
Eligibility for CAPF Recruitment 2020 :-
Age Limit :-
20 to 25 years
Age relaxation of 3 years for OBC & 5 years for SC/ST candidates.
Age relaxation for PWD or ex-servicemen candidates will be as per government norms.
Educational Qualification :-
Graduation/Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognised University or any equivalent qualification recognised as such by the Central Government.
Note- Possession of NCC ‘B’ or ‘C’ Certificate will be a desirable qualification. These qualifications will
be given consideration at the time of Interview/Personality Test only.
Application Details for CAPF Recruitment 2020:-
Mode of Application – Online
Application fees- Rs.200 ( No fees for SC/ST & female candidates)
Official Website: – https://www.upsc.gov.in/
Last Date of Application :- 7th September 2020
Selection Procedure for CAPF Recruitment 2020-
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.
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 Precis Writing, Comprehension Components and other communications/ language skills will be English only.
(ii) 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. Those candidates who meet the prescribed Physical Standards, specified in Appendix-VI, will be put through the Physical Efficiency Tests as indicated below :
(a) 100 Meters race- In 16 seconds (Male), In 18 seconds(Female)
(b) 800 Meters race – In 3 minutes 45 seconds(Male) , In 4 minutes 45 seconds(Female)
(c) Long Jump (3 chances)- 3.5 Meters(Male) , 3.0 meters(Female)
(d) Shot Put (7.26 Kgs.) – 4.5 Meters (Males)
(iii) 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.
(iv) 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.
Syllabus of the Written Papers:-
Paper I : General Ability and Intelligence The objective type questions with multiple choices in this paper will broadly cover the following areas:
- General Mental Ability
The questions will be designed to test the logical reasoning, quantitative aptitude including numerical ability, and data interpretation.
- General Science
The questions will be set to test general awareness, scientific temper, comprehension and appreciation of scientific phenomena of everyday observation including new areas of importance like Information Technology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science.
- Current Events of National and International Importance:
The questions will test the candidates’ awareness of current events of national and international importance in the broad areas of culture, music, arts, literature, sports, governance, societal and developmental issues, industry, business, globalisation, and interplay among nations.
- Indian Polity and Economy:
The questions shall aim to test candidates’ knowledge of the Country’s political system and the Constitution of India, social systems and public administration, economic development in India, regional and international security issues and human rights including its indicators.
- History of India :
The questions will broadly cover the subject in its social, economic and political aspects. This shall also include the areas of growth of nationalism and freedom movement.
- Indian and World Geography:
The questions shall cover the physical, social and economic aspects of geography pertaining to India and the World.
Paper II : General Studies, Essay and Comprehension
Part-A – Essay questions which are to be answered in long narrative form either in Hindi or English totalling 80 Marks. The indicative topics are modern Indian history especially of the freedom struggle, geography, polity and economy, knowledge of security and human rights issues, and analytical ability.
Part-B – Comprehension, précis writing, other communications/language skills –
to be attempted in English only (Marks 120) – The topics are Comprehension passages, précis writing, developing counter arguments, simple grammar and other aspects of language testing.
For terms and conditions of service & other details, Please read the official CAPF Recruitment 2020 notification carefully before applying.
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