UPSC CAPF ACs 2022 Notification: UPSC has released the notification for the Recruitment of Central Armed Police Forces(CAPF) Assistant Commandants(Group A) for a total of 253 posts namely Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force(CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police(ITBP) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB). The Candidates can fill the Application form online. Although, it is advised to not wait for the last day rush and fill the form as early as possible. Allotment of the Centres will be on the “first-apply-first-allot” basis.
CAPF Exam consists of three stages: Written Examination, Physical Fitness Test and Interview round. If you are aspiring to clear the CAPF Exam, you must get an idea about latest updates, selection procedure, exam pattern, syllabus, eligibility criteria, previous year cut off, etc. Do read the complete article in order to get complete details about the CAPF ACs 1 2022 exam notification.
UPSC CAPF 2022 Exam Notification
The CAPF ACs 2022 Notification has been released on 20th April 2022. Candidates can apply for the post of Assistant Commandants by clicking on the link given below. One should check the eligibility criteria before applying.
UPSC CAPF 2022: Exam Summary
|Name of Exam||Central Armed Police Forces|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Online (CBT)|
|Exam Rounds||3 Stages (Written + PFT + Interview)|
|Expected Candidates||2 lakhs approx.|
|Job Location||Across India|
|CAPF 2022 Notification||20th April 2022|
UPSC CAPF 2022 Exam Date
UPSC has released the official notification on 20th April 2022. Along with the notification, details like exam date, number of vacancies, last date to apply for the exam, etc. Candidates are advised to bookmark this page and regularly visit to stay updated about the latest information about the CAPF Exam.
|CAPF 2022||Important Dates|
|CAPF 2022 Notification||20th April 2022|
|Online Application Starts||20th April 2022|
|Last Date to Apply||10th May 2022|
|Written Examination||7th August 2022|
|Result of Online Examination||—-|
|Final Merit List Declared||—-|
Steps to Apply for UPSC CAPF Notification 2022
- Visit the official site of UPSC.
- On the home page, check the News Events tab.
- Then click on the CAPF AC 2022 Notification.
- You will see the Apply Online button. Click here.
- You will be redirected to a new page. Click on the New Registration button.
- Fill in all the basic details on the registration form.
- The application form is in two parts – Fill all the details in Part I and pay the amount of the fee in Part II
- Once the application form is filled and payment is done, the application process for the CAPF exam is complete.
- Save the Application form for further updates.
UPSC CAPF 2022 Exam Pattern
Have a look at the UPSC CAPF (AC) Exam Pattern:
(General Ability and Intelligence)
(General Studies, Essay, and Comprehension)
|125 (MCQ)||6 (Descriptive)|
|Duration||2 Hours||3 Hours|
UPSC CAPF Syllabus 2022
CAPF Syllabus 2022 for Paper 1
- 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
CAPF Syllabus 2022 for Paper 2
Part A : Essay questions Topics: Indian history especially of the freedom struggle, geography, polity and economy, knowledge of security and human rights issues, and analytical ability. [80 marks]
UPSC CAPF ACs Vacancies
Total No. of posts
UPSC CAPF ACs Selection Process
- General Ability and Intelligence – 250 Marks
- It will be held from 10 a.m. to 12.00 Noon.
- 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.
- Essay(English or Hindi) -> 80 marks
- Precis Writing, Comprehension Components, and other communications/ language skills will be English only -> 120 marks
- It will be held from 2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Physical Fitness Test
|100 Meters race||In 16 seconds||In 18 seconds|
|800 Meters race||In 3 minutes 45 seconds||In 4 minutes 45 seconds|
|Long Jump||3.5 Meters(3 chances)||3.0 meters (3 chances)|
|Shot Put||(7.26 Kgs.) 4.5 Meters||–|
UPSC CAPF Interview
UPSC CAPF Merit List
UPSC CAPF ACs Eligibility Criteria
UPSC CAPF Educational Qualification
UPSC CAPF Age Limit
CAPF ACs Application Fees
Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST candidates who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/-
UPSC CAPF 2022 Exam Center
|DHARAMSHALA (H.P.)||MANDI (H.P.)||TIRUPATI|
UPSC CAPF 2022: FAQs
Ans. The written examination to be conducted by Union Public Service Commission will be held tentatively on 7th August 2022 and will comprise two papers.