UPSC CAPF AC Recruitment 2021: UPSC CAPF (AC) 2021 Notification: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the application form for UPSC CAPF Exam 2021 on its official website @upsc.gov.in A total of 159 vacancies has been announced through this notification. The Interested candidates can apply for this recruitment till the 5th of May 2021. Candidates can check Important Dates,Vacancies, Eligibility Details and Get all Updates about UPSC CAPF AC Exam 2021 Here.
The recruitment for the Assitant Commandant (AC) in CAPF is conducted on yearly basis by the Union Public Service Commission to recruit candidates in several forces under Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF). Following are the special forces that will recruit candidates through the CAPF exam:
- Border Security Force (BSF)
- Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
- Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
- Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).
UPSC CAPF AC Recruitment 2021: Overview
|Exam Name||Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandant)|
|Conducting Body||Union Public Service Commission|
|Online Registration Begins||15th April 2021|
|Last Date to Apply||05th May 2021|
|Selection Process||Written+Physical+Interview/Personality Test|
|Job Location||Across India|
UPSC CAPF (AC) 2021: Important Dates
|Opening date of Registration||15th April 2021|
|Closing date of Registration||05th May 2021|
|Download Admit card||Expected in 2nd or 3rd week of July|
|UPSC CAPF Exam date||08th August 2021|
|UPSC CAPF Result date||To Be Notified|
|DAF- Window activation date||To Be Notified|
|CAPF Final Result 2019||To Be Notified|
UPSC CAPF AC Recruitment 2020: Vacancy Details
|UPSC CAPF (AC) Vacancies 2021|
|Border Security Force (BSF)||35|
|Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)||36|
|Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)||67|
|Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)||20|
|Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)||01|
UPSC CAPF AC Recruitment: Eligibility Criteria
Candidates applying for the post of Assistant Commandants must be graduate in any discipline from a recognized University or any equivalent qualification.
- Minimum Age: 20 years
- Maximum Age: 25 years
- The cut-off date will be 1st August 2021.
- OBC – 3 years
- SC/ST – 5 years
- Central Government Servants/Ex-Servicemen – 5 years
- General/OBC- Rs. 200
- No Fee for Female/ SC/ ST candidate
UPSC CAPF (AC) 2021: Selection Process
The selection for the UPSC CAPF recruitment will be done on the basis of a three-stage process.
- Written Examination
- Physical test
Also, Check: UPSC CAPF Previous Years Papers – Download PDF
UPSC CAPF Stage I- Exam Pattern
|Paper Name||Time Duration||Marks|
|Paper- I General and Mental Ability||2 hours||250 marks|
|Paper-II General Studies, Essay, and Comprehension||3 Hours||200 marks|
Physical Standard Test (PST)
The minimum Physical standard required by the candidates is given below in the table.
|Sex||Height||Chest girth (Fully expanded)||Expansion||Weight|
|Male||165 cms.||81 cms.||5 cms||50 kg|
|Female||157 cms.||Not Applicable||Not Applicable||46 kg|
Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
|100 Metre race||16 Seconds||18 Seconds|
|800 Metre race||3 minutes 45 second||4 minutes 45 second|
|Long Jump||3.5 Meters 3 chances)||3.0 Meters 3 chances)|
|Shot Put (7.26 Kgs.)||4.5 Meters||—|
UPSC CAPF AC Recruitment Syllabus
The CAPF AC syllabus for both papers of written test i.e Paper I and Paper II is given in brief below.
Paper I: General Ability and Intelligence
- General Mental Ability
- General Science
- Current Events of National and International Importance
- Indian Polity and Economy
- History of India
- Indian and World Geography
Paper-II: General Studies, Essay, and Comprehension
Part-A – Essay on topics like 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 passages, précis writing, developing counter-arguments, simple grammar, and other aspects of language testing
How to Apply Online for CAPF 2021
All the eligible candidates can register for UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants from the direct link given below. Follow the given instructions to ensure a smooth online application process.
- Visit the official website of CAPF
- Click the Apply Online link on the home page.
- A new tab, showing up the application form will appear.
- Fill up the application form with the correct details.
- Place a photograph and signature image as per the required dimensions.
- Now submit the application form.
- Pay the application fee as per your category.
- Don’t forget to take a printout of the application form for future reference.
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