18 Aug 2020, 03:11 pm By Rohit Sindhu
UPSC CAPF AC 2020 Notification released, Apply for 209 posts before 7 September

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released CAPF recruitment 2020 notification. Commission releasing the Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination 2020, invites applications from eligible candidates. Aspirants desirous to join Central Armed Police Forces as Assistant Commandant (AC), can apply online for UPSC CAPF AC 2020 on or before 7 Sept, 2020. The Online Applications can be filled at www.upsconline.nic.in up to 7th September, 2020 till 18.00 Hours. The notification is released to fill the 209 posts in i) BSF 78, ii) CRPF 13, iii) CISF 69, iv) ITBP 27 and iv) SSB 22.

UPSC CAPF AC 2020 Notification:

Union Public Service Commission will hold a CAPF AC examination on 20th December, 2020. The exam will be held on total 209 posts of Assistant Commandants (Group A) in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) viz. Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB). Interested and Eligible candidates can apply online for UPSC CAPF AC 2020 recruitment before the closing of applications i.e 07/09/2020 at upsc.gov.in.

UPSC CAPF AC 2020 Apply Online: 

Candidates are required to apply online only by using the website www.upsconline.nic.in. Brief instructions for filling up the online Application Form have been given at the UPSC website. The applicants are advised to submit only single application. However, if due to any unavoidable situation, he/she submits another/multiple applications, then he/she must ensure that application with the higher RID is complete in all respects like applicant's details, examination centre, photograph, signature, fee etc. 

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, 2020, i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1995 and not later than 1st August, 2020.

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Qualification- A candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree of a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India. 

Application Fee: Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST Candidates who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay fee of Rs.200/- (Rupees Two Hundred only) either by remitting the money in any Branch of State Bank of India or by using Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card or by using Internet Banking of SBI. 

Selection Procedure/ Exam Scheme:

The Selection Procedure/ Scheme of the CAPF AC 2020 Examination is as follows-

Written Examination: The written examination to be conducted by Union Public Service Commission will be held on 20th December, 2020 and will comprise two papers. Paper 1 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 1: General Ability and Intelligence - 250 Marks 

Paper 2: General Studies, Essay and Comprehension - 200 Marks 

Important dates to remember:

Date of the UPSC CAPF AC 2020 examination notice (No.12/2020-CPF) is 18 August 2020. The last date for submission of applications is 07 September 2020 till 18.00 Hours. The online Applications can be withdrawn from 14.09.2020 to 20.09.2020 till 6.00 PM.