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UPSC CAPF 2019 Recruitment Notification out, here’s how to apply

UPSC CAPF Notification 2019: UPSC has released the official notification today. Application process has also started at upsc.gov.in. There are a total of 323 vacancies. Check how to apply.

education Updated: Apr 24, 2019 12:52 IST
Nandini
Nandini
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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UPSC CAPF 2019 Recruitment Notification out. Here’s how to apply(HT)

UPSC CAPF 2019: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the official notification of of Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) 2019 recruitment today on April 24. With this, the application process has also begun. Candidates can apply online at upsc.gov.in

According to the official notification, there are a total of 323 vacancies. Check vacancy break-up as follows: 

BSF ----------100

CRPF------- 108

CISF--------- 28

ITBP--------- 21

SSB ----------66

UPSC CAPF RECRUITMENT 2019: How to apply

Visit the official website of UPSC at upsc.gov.in

On the right hand side tab, click on Examination Notification option

In the next page, click on ‘Apply Here’ link

You will be redirected to next page

Click on- ‘ONLINE APPLICATION FOR VARIOUS EXAMINATIONS OF UPSC’

Click on the link that reads apply here just beside the ‘CAPF’ recruitment exam

Read the instructions and click Next

You will get an application form

Provide the information required in the form

Scan and upload photos and signature

Pay application fee

Click on submit

UPSC CAPF RECRUITMENT 2019: Here’s the direct link to apply

Keep safe the acknowledgement number and Log in ID and Password that will be provided to you

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According to the official calendar issued by UPSC, the UPSC CAPF Recruitment notification 2019 will be released on April 24 and the application process will also commence on April 24. The last date to apply for the UPSC CAPF Recruitment is May 20. The written examination for UPSC CAPF recruitment will be held on August 18, 2019.

UPSC CAPF 2019 NOTIFICATION: DOWNLOAD PDF HERE

UPSC CAPF Recruitment: Eligibility- Candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university.

UPSC CAPF Recruitment: Selection process

(i) Written Examination: The written examination to be conducted by the UPSC will have two papers.

Paper I will have objective (multiple answers type0 questions of 250 marks to test candidates general ability and intelligence.

Paper II will have questions on general studies, essay and comprehension carrying 200 marks.

There will be penalty (negative marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the objective type question paper.

There will be minimum qualifying marks separately in each Paper. Paper I will be evaluated first and Paper II will be evaluated only of those candidates who obtain the minimum qualifying marks in Paper I.

ii) Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests: Candidates who clear the written examination will be called for Physical Standards/ Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests.

Physical Efficiency Tests (PET) -----Males-------------------------------- Females

(a) 100 Meters race ------------------In 16 seconds---------------------- In 18 seconds

(b) 800 Meters race------------------ In 3 minutes 45 seconds---------- In 4 minutes 45 seconds

(c) Long Jump ------------------------3.5 Meters -----------------------------3.0 meters

(3 chances) -------------------(3 chances)

(d) Shot Put ------------------------------(7.26 Kgs.) ---------------------------4.5 Meters

iii) Interview/Personality Test: Those who clear the second hurdle will be call for interview carrying 150 marks.

The final merit list will made on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the Written test and interview/personality test.

First Published: Apr 24, 2019 12:50 IST