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SSC CPO Selection Process 2024, Stage-Wise Details Here

SSC CPO Selection Process 2024

The Staff Selection Commission(SSC) conducts the SSC CPO exam every year. Lakhs of candidates participate in the SSC CPO exam to fulfil their aspirations of getting a government job. Knowing the selection process is very important and comes to mind after completing the application process.

The SSC CPO selection process includes 4 stages namely Paper 1, PET/PST, Paper 2, and Medical Examination, and all the stages are qualifying in nature. Go through the below article for the details of the SSC CPO Selection Process 2024.

SSC CPO Selection Process

Once you are acknowledged with the SSC CPO selection process you can start the preparation accordingly. Have a look at the selection process mentioned below.

  • Paper 1 Written Exam
  • Physical Endurance Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Paper 2 written exam
  • Medical Examination

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2024

The SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2024 is explained below.

  • Questions asked in both paper-1 and paper-2 of SSC CPO 2024 will be of Objective Multiple Choice Type.
  • Questions asked will be bilingual, i.e. in both Hindi and English.
  • 0.25 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

SSC CPO 2024 Exam will be conducted in three-phase:

Tier Type of Examination
Tier-I Objective Multiple Choice
PET/PST Running, Long Jump, High Jump, and Short Put
Tier-II Objective Multiple Choice

The final merit list will be tabulated based on a candidate’s performance in all three phases of the SSC CPO Exam.

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2024– Paper I

The SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2024 for Paper 1 is detailed below.

  • The Exam will be an Objective Multiple Choice Type.
  • A deduction of 0.25 marks will be made for each incorrect answer marked.
Part Subject Questions Maximum Marks Duration
Part A General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 Marks 2 Hours
Part B General Knowledge and General Awareness 50 50 Marks
Part C Quantitative Aptitude 50 50 Marks
Part D English Comprehension 50 50 Marks
Total 50 200 Marks

SSC CPO 2024- Physical Standard Test (PST)

Only those candidates, who have scored above the cut-off marks fixed by the Commission in Paper I would be required to appear in the Physical Endurance Test/Medical examination. Only those candidates, who qualified in PET/PST and were found medically fit will be allowed to appear in SSC CPO Paper II

Physical Standard Test for Male Candidates:

Activity Time
100 Meters Race 16 Seconds
1.6 Km Race 6.5 Minutes
3.65 Metres Long Jump 3 Chances
1.2 Metres High Jump 3 Chances
Shot put (16 Lbs) 4.5 Metres, 3 Chances

Physical Standard Test for Female Candidates:

Activity Time
100 Meters Race 18 Seconds
800 Metres Race 4 Minutes
2.7 Metres (9 Feet) Long Jump 3 Chances
0.9 Metres (3 Feet) High Jump 3 Chances

SSC CPO 2024 – Medical Examination 

  • Candidates who pass the paper 2 examinations and turn up for the medical test will be assessed by the medical officers of the CAPFs/ Central/State Government Hospital or Dispensary.
  • Candidates who are assessed to be unfit are informed about the same. Within the time of 15 days, they can apply for review by the Medical Review Board.
  • The decision from the Review Medical Board is considered to be final and no further appeals are entertained.

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2024– Paper II

  • The questions in SSC CPO Exam paper 2 will be of Objective Multiple Choice Type.
  • A negative marking of 0.25 marks will be made for each incorrect answer marked.
Subject Maximum Marks /Questions Duration and timing
English language & Comprehension 200 marks/200 questions Two Hours

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FAQs

Q1. What is the selection process for SSC CPO 2024?

Ans. The selection process for SSC CPO is described above in the article.

Q2. What is the exam mode for the two written papers?

Ans. Both the SSC CPO written papers are held online and are objective-based tests.

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