UPSC CPF AC Recruitment :
The UPSC CAPF AC 2018 Notification has been released on 25th April by the Union Public Service Commission. This year total 398 vacancies are released for Assistant Commandants (ACs) Posts in the Central Armed Police Forces. CAPF AC exam will be held on 12th August 2018. Candidates can fill CAPF Application Form 2018 till 21st May to get a job in UPSC department as Assistant Commandants and they already started their preparation. All the candidates who want to apply online for CAPF Recruitment 2018 will have to check below all required details for CAPF 2018 Assistant Commandants Posts.
|Examination Name||CAPF Recruitment 2018|
|Organized by||Union Public Service Commission|
|Name of Posts||Assistant Commandants (ACs)|
|Total Number of Vacancies||398|
Post Name :
- Combined Central Armed Police Force (Assistant Commandant) Examination 2018.
|Name of Department||Number of Vacancies|
- Bachelor Degree (Graduation) in any discipline from a recognized university
Age Limit :
- Minimum- 20 years
- Maximum – 25 years
Application Fee :
• General/OBC – Rs.200/-
• SC/ST – No Fee
• All Category Women– No Fee
• The application fee can be paid through online mode by using credit card or debit card or net banking or through E Challan.
Selection Procedure :
Candidates selection will be based on the three stages
- Written Test – Paper I & Paper II
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET) / Medical Standards Test
- Personal Interview
Written examination: This exam is divided into two parts: Paper-1 and Paper-2.
|Paper I||General Intelligence||MCQ||125||250||2 hours|
|Paper II||General Studies, Essay & Comprehension (English)||Descriptive type||200||200||3 hours|
Physical Standards :
|Aspects||For Male||For Female|
|Height||165 cms||157 cms|
|Chest||81 cms (86 cms expanded)||–|
|Weight||50 kg||46 kg|
Physical Efficiency Tests (PET) :
|100 mt. race||In 16 seconds||In 18 seconds|
|800 mt. race||In 3 minutes 45 seconds||In 4 minutes 45 seconds|
|Long Jump||3.5 mt. (3 chances)||3.0 mt. (3 chances)|
|Shot-put (7.26 kgs)||4.5 mt.||–|
Personal interview: In this stage, the candidates selected by their personality and behavioral knowledge. This round is to test the character of the candidate. Those students who get shortlisted in the written examination followed by the medical test will get a chance for the interview round.
How to Apply:
- Visit the official website of UPSC i.e. upsc.gov.in
- Check the recruitment section and read the advertisement
- Click on the Apply online
- A new window will be open
- Click on the CAPF AC Application Form 2018
- The application procedure will be divided into two parts – Part I and Part II
- You have to complete Part-I and Part-II registration process
- Pay the Application fee on or before the last date
- Submit the online form and do not forget to
• Starting Date – 25-April-2018
• Last Date – 21-May-2018
• Fee Payment Last Date – 21-May-2018
• Admit Card – July 2018
• Exam Date – 12-August-2018
• Exam Timing
Paper I – 10.00-12.Noon
Paper II – 2.00-5.00 pm
CAPF AC Exam Pattern :
The exam pattern will help you to know how many questions will be asked in the examination and how many marks you will have to obtain to clear the CAPF AC Exam 2018. As we all know this exam is one of the hard to hit. To achieve success in the exam, you should have the rocketing and sound strategy, and for that, you must study the CAPF 2018 AC Exam Pattern.
The CAPF AC exam divides into two sections- Paper I and Paper II.
|Consists of questions from General Ability & Intelligence||Consists of questions from General Studies, Essay & Comprehension|
|MCQ type questions||conventional/descriptive type questions|
|Total 125 questions of compulsory type||20 questions of compulsory type|
|Total marks will be 250||Total marks will be 200|
|Time duration 2 hours||Time duration 3 hours|
Note: There is negative marking for wrong answers for any paper.
CAPF AC Paper I Exam Pattern
|Topics||Total Questions||Total Marks|
|General mental ability||125 questions||250 marks|
|Indian & world geography|
|History of India|
|Indian polity & economy|
|Current events of national & international importance|
|General mental ability|
CAPF AC Paper II Exam Pattern :
|Essay writing (approx. 800 words)||1||80|
|Question from comprehension & passage||2||40|
|Counter argument type questions||2||10|
|Other grammar questions||20|
|Total marks for the paper||200|
CAPF AC Syllabus :
|General Studies||General Polity.
History – India.
Current Events – National & International.
Indian National Movement.
Geography – India.
Science & Technology etc.
|General Intelligence||Analysis and Ranking.
Space Visualization Decision Making.
Coding and Decoding.
Arithmetic Number Series.
Statement Conclusion etc.
|English Writing||English Grammar
counter argument and so forth