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CAPF: Highlights: Important Dates: Eligibility: Exam Pattern

UPSC CAPF Highlights:

Conducting Body UPSC (Union Public Service Commission)
Exam Name CAPF (Central Armed Police Forces Examination)
Frequency Once a year
Exam languages English & Hindi
Job Location Across India
Number of Vacancies  250
Application mode Online
Application fee 200/-
Selection Three Rounds (Written Test, Physical ability test, Interview/ Personality Test)

UPSC CAPF Important Dates:

Event Important Dates
Notification 20 April 2022
Online Application 20 April 2022
Last Date of Application 10 May 2022
Admit Card To be announced
Exam Date 7 August 2022
Result To be announced

CAPF Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates who possess professional/ technical qualifications recognized by Government as equivalent to a professional and technical degree would also qualify the academic qualification criteria in Assistant Commandant Eligibility
  • There are some exceptions in which a candidate who does not have any of the above-mentioned qualifications are provisionally qualified by UPSC, provided they have passed an examination conducted by the other Institutions, whose standard justifies the UPSC CAPF eligibility.
  • A Bachelor’s degree from any University recognized by the Government or incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India.
  • Other educational institutions declared to be deemed as a University under Section-3 of the University Grants Commission-UGC Act, 1956 or established by an Act of Parliament are also acceptable.

Age Limit

  • Minimum Age: 20 years
  • Maximum Age: 25 years
Category age relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 5 years
Ex-Servicemen 6 years
                                             CAPF Exam Pattern


Paper Paper Name Total Marks Duration
Paper I General Ability & Intelligence 250 Marks 2 Hours
Paper II General Studies, Essay & Comprehension 200 Marks 3 Hours