UPSC CAPF Recruitment Notification 2020 PDF

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UPSC CAPF Recruitment Notification 2020

UPSC has released the UPSC CAPF (AC) 2020 Notification for the recruitment of 209 vacancies to the post of Assistant Commandants (AC) in the Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) BSF, CISF, CRPF, SSB, ITBP.  The UPSC CAPF Registration and Application Process will be held during 18th August – 7th September 2020. As per the UPSC Exam Calendar, the UPSC CAPF (AC) Exam will be held on 20th December 2020.

UPSC holds the CAPF Exam every year for the recruitment of Assistant Commandants in forces including Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Border Security Force (BSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and Indo‐Tibetan Border Police (ITBP). The post of Assistant Commandants (AC) is a Group A Post.

UPSC CAPF 2020: Important Dates

Important Dates for UPSC CAPF 2020 Exam
UPSC CAPF Notification 2020 Release Date 18th August 2020
UPSC CAPF Online Applications Date 18th August 2020 to 7th September 2020
Release of CAPF Admit Card 2020 To be notified later
UPSC CAPF 2020 Written Exam 20th December 2020.

Educational Qualifications 

Candidates must hold a Bachelor’s degree from a Recognised University or must possess an equivalent qualification.

UPSC CAPF 2020 Syllabus

Paper I

General Ability and Intelligence

General Mental Ability

Logical Reasoning

Quantitative Aptitude

Numerical ability

Data Interpretation

General Science

General Awareness

Scientific Temper

Comprehension & Appreciation of Scientific Phenomena

Information Technology


Environmental Science

Current Events – National and International Importance

Current affairs of national and international importance

Culture & Music

Arts & Literature



Societal & Developmental Issues




Indian Polity and Economy

Indian History

Indian and World Geography


General Studies, Essay and Comprehension

Part-A – Essay questions (80 Marks)

Indian history/freedom struggle/geography/polity/ economy/knowledge of security/ human rights issues/ analytical ability

Part-B – Comprehension, precise writing & Others (Marks 120)

Comprehension passages, precise writing, counter-arguments, English Grammar, and language testing

Physical Standards

Candidates must be in good physical and Medical health and should be free from any disease or disability that hinders their military duties. The minimum physical standards are:

Category Men Women
Height 165 cm 157 cm
Chest 81 cm Not applicable
Weight 50 kg 46 kg

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