Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants)
EXAMINATION NOTICE NO.08/2014-CPF
No.11/5/2013-E1(B) : The Union Public Service Commission will
hold a Written Examination on 13th July, 2014 for recruitment 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). The
Examination will be held in accordance with the Rules for the Examination
published by Ministry of Home Affairs in the Gazette of India dated 12th
April, 2014. The date of holding the examination as mentioned above is liable
to be changed at the discretion of the Commission. The tentative number of
vacancies to be filled on the results of the examination is as follows :
- BSF - 68
- CRPF - 28
- CISF - 40
- ITBP - NIL
- SSB - NIL
- Total - 136
The number of vacancies mentioned above is liable to alteration. Reservation
will be given effect to as per policy of the Govt.
CENTRES OF EXAMINATION :
The Examination will be held at the following Centres :
(I) Nationality : No person who is not a citizen of India shall, except with
the consent of the Central Government signified in writing be appointed or
employed under these Rules. Provided that nothing contained in these rules shall
debar the appointment, enrolment or employment of a subject of Nepal or Bhutan
under these Rules.
(II) Sex : Both Male and Female candidates are eligible for appointment to
the post of Assistant Commandants in CRPF, CISF and SSB. However, for
appointment to the post of Assistant Commandants in BSF and ITBP only Male
candidates are eligible.
Explanation – A female candidate, even if her name is there in the list of
successful candidates as declared by UPSC, may not be appointed if she does not
get allocated to CRPF, CISF or SSB on the basis of merit and choice indicated by
A candidate must hold a bachelor's degree of a university
incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other
educational institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be
deemed as a University under section-3 of the University grand commission Act,
1956 or possess an equivalent qualification.
(a) A candidate must have attained the age of 20 years and must not have
attained the age of 25 years on 1st August, 2014, i.e. he/she must have been
born not earlier than 2nd August, 1989 and not later than 1st August, 1994.
(b) The upper age limit prescribed above will be relaxable.
(i) upto a maximum of five years if a candidate belongs to a Scheduled Caste or
a Scheduled Tribe.
(ii) upto a maximum of three years in the case of candidates belonging to Other
Backward Classes who are eligible to avail of reservation applicable to such
(iii) upto a maximum of five years for Civilian Central Government Servants in
accordance with the existing instructions of the Central Government. Ex-
Servicemen will also be eligible for this relaxation.
Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST candidates who are exempted from payment
of fee) are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/-
(Rupees Two Hundred Only) either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by
cash, or by using net banking facility of SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/State
Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore /State Bank of Patiala/State Bank of
Travancore or by using Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.
Scheme of Examination:
||General Ability and Intelligence (Objective Type)
||Essay, Precis writing and comprehension (Conventional Type)
|PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL STANDARDS TEST
||To be conducted only of candidates
who qualify the written examination.
|Interview for Personality Test
How To Apply:
- Candidates are required to apply Online using the link
www.upsconline.nic.in Detailed instructions for filling up Online
Applications are available on the above mentioned 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 applicants details,
examination centre, photograph, signature, fee etc. The applicants who are
submitting multiple applications should note that only the application with
higher RID (Registration ID) shall be entertained by the Commission and fee
paid against one RID shall not be adjusted against any other RID.
All candidates, whether already in Government Service,
Government owned industrial undertakings or other similar organisations or
in private employment should submit their applications direct to the
Commission. Persons already in Government service, whether in permanent or
temporary capacity or as work-charged employees other than casual or daily
rated employees or those serving under the Public Enterprises are however,
required to inform in writing their Head of Office/ Department that they
have applied for the Examination. Candidates should note that in case a
communication is received from their employer by the Commission withholding
permission to the candidates applying for/ appearing at the examination,
their application will be liable to be rejected/ candidature will be liable
to be cancelled.
- Last Date For Submission of Applications : 12th
May 2014 till 11.59 pm
- Conduct of Examination: 13th July 2014
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