UPSC CAPF AC 2021 Notification: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC has started the online application process for recruitment of Assistant Commandants (AC) in in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) such as Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) on upsc.gov.in. All candidates who are interested for UPSC CAPF 2021 can apply from 15 April to 05 May 2021 PSC Online i.e. upsconline.nic.in. UPSC CAPF Online Applications can be withdrawn from 12 May to 18 May 2021 till 6.00 PM
A total of 159 vacancies were available of which under 35 for BSF, 36 for CRPF, 67 for CISF, 20 for ITBP and 1 for SSB.
UPSC CAPF Exam will be held 08 August 2021 (Sunday) at various centres across the country. The eligible candidates shall be issued UPSC CAPF Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the examination
Candidates who are interested to apply for UPSC CAPF AC Recruitment 2021 should be a graduate in any discipline. The age of the candidates should be between should be between 20 years and 25 years. More details on UPSC AC 2021 such as eligibility criteria, vacancy, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus below:
UPSC CAPF AC Vacancy Details
Assistant Commandants in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) – 159 Posts
- BSF – 35 Posts
- CRPF – 36 Posts
- CISF – 67 Posts
- ITBP – 20 Posts
- SSB – 1pOst
UPSC CAPF AC Eligibility Criteria
Educational Qualification for UPSC CAPF AC 2021:
Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized university/institution.
UPSC AC CAPF Age Limit:
20 to 25 Years
No person who is not a citizen of India shall, except with the consent of the Central Government signified in writing be appointed or employed under these Rules. Provided that nothing contained in these rules shall debar the appointment, enrolment or employment of a subject of Nepal or Bhutan under these Rules.
- Both Male and Female
UPSC CAPF AC 2021 Selection Procedure
The selection will be done on the basis of:
- Written Examination
- Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests
- Interview/Personality Test
UPSC CAPF AC Exam Pattern
|Paper Name||Question Type||Marks||Time|
|Paper 1 – General Ability & Intelligence||Multiple Choice Questions||250||2 Hours|
|Paper 2 – General Studies, Essay & Comprehension||Descriptive Type Questions||200||3 Hours|
- Language of Question Paper – Hindi & English, excluding English paper
- There will be negative marking of 1/3 marks in Paper 1
- Paper-I is a qualifying in nature for Paper 2
UPSC CAPF AC Syllabus
Paper I : General Ability and Intelligence
- 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. 6. 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 totaling 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
UPSC CAPF AC PET PST MT
Candidates who will qualify in the written examination will be called for Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests.
UPSC CAPF AC PST
- Men – 165 cm
- Women – 157 cm
- Men – 81 cm
- Men – 50 Kg
- Women – 46 Kg
UPSC CAPF AC 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 Interview
Candidates who are selected in the Medical Standards Tests, will be called for Interview/Personality Test. UPSC CAPF Interview Round will carry 150 Marks.
UPSC CAPF AC Final Selection
The merit list will be drawn on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the Written Examination and Interview/Personality Test.
UPSC CAPF Admit Card 2021
UPSC will upload the admit card on its website – www.upsconline.nic.in.No Admission Certificate will be sent by post. All the applicants are required to provide valid and active E-Mail I.D. while filling up Online Application Form as the Commission may use electronic mode for contacting them. UPSC CAPF Exam Admit Card in the month of July 2021.
How to Apply for UPSC AC CAPF Exam 2021?
Candidates eligible for the posts can apply online through official website upsconline.nic.in on or before 5 May 2021 upto 6 PM.
UPSC AC CAPF Application Fee:
General/ OBC – detailed will be released in the notice
No Fee for female/ SC/ ST candidates
Important Dates UPSC CAPF AC 2021
|UPSC CAPF Notification Date||15 April 2021|
|Starting Date of CAPF AC Application||15 April 2021|
|Last Date of CAPF AC Registration||05 May 2021|
|UPSC CAPF AC Application Withdrawn Date||12 May 2021 to 18 May 2021|
|UPSC CAPF AC Exam Date||08 August 2021|
|UPSC CAPF AC Admit Card Date||expected in second or third week of July|
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