UPSC Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination 2017
Candidates are required to apply online only by using the website www.upsconline.nic.in Detailed instructions are available on the above mentioned website.
Important Date for UPSC Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination 2017:
- Last date of Apply : 05 May, 2017
- Exam Date : 23 July, 2017
|Last Date-05 May, 2017||Admit card issue Date- NA||Exam Date- 23 July, 2017|
|Name of Post||Education Qualification||Age Limit|
|Application Fee||General/ OBC- Rs. 200
SC, ST- Rs. 00
|Important Link||Notification||Apply Now|
Name of Post :
Assistant Commandant-179 (BSF-28, CRPF-65, CISF-23 SSB-63)
Age Limits :
A candidate must have attained the age of 20 years and must not have attained the age of 25 years on 1st August, 2017, i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1992 and not later than 1st August, 1997.
The upper age limit prescribed above will be relax able.
- upto a maximum of five years if a candidate belongs to a Scheduled Caste or a Scheduled Tribe.
- upto a maximum of three years in the case of candidates belonging to Other Backward Classes
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.
Application Fee :
Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST candidates who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/- (Rupees Two Hundred Only) either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore/State Bank of Patiala/State Bank of Travancore or by using Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.
Syllabus of the Examination :
The written examination to be conducted by Union Public Service Commission will be held on 23rd July, 2017 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.
Selection Progress :
Written Exam –> Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests –> Interview/Personality Test –> Final Selection / Merit