Recruitment of Constable (GD) in ITBPF, BSF,CISF,CRPF and SSB and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles - 2013

Staff Selection Commission

Staff Selection Commission will make recruitment to the posts of Constable (GD) in ITBPF, BSF,CISF,CRPF and SSB and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles.Female candidate will be considered for posts earmarked for them in different CAPFs. Matriculation or 10th class pass is the minimum educational qualification. The recruitment will comprise of Physical Standards Test (PST), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Written Examination and Medical Examination. Constabulary forms the major component of the forces. The working mainly depends upon the effectiveness of the personnel at this level. Therefore, it is important that only the candidates having the right aptitude, capability and fitness in all respects apply for the posts.

Constable (GD)

Pay Scale: Pay Band – I, R 5200-20200 + Grade Pay R 2000/-

Age Limit: 18-23 years as on 01.01.2013. Candidates should not have been born earlier than 02.01.1990 and not later than 01.01.1995.

Education Qualification: Matriculation or Xth class pass from a recognized board/university.

Application Fee:

FEE: RUPEES FIFTY ONLY (Rs.50.00) payable through CRF Stamp or SBI Challan or on-line payment through account with the State Bank of India. Fee is exempted for all Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation.

Scheme of Examination:

Physical Standards:


  • For Males : 170 cms.
  • For Females : 157 cms


  • For males only – Unexpanded : 80 cms.
  • Expanded : Min expansion 5 cms.


  • For Male candidates : 5 Kms in 24 minutes
  • For Female candidates : 1.6 Kms in 8 ½ minutes

Written Examination – 12th May, 2013

The candidates qualifying in PST/PET will be called for a Written Examination. Though the Commission will endeavour to accommodate the candidates in centres opted by him / her, it may combine the centres or divert the candidates to other centres, depending on administrative convenience. The Written examination will consist of only one objective type paper containing 100 questions and carrying 100 marks, with the following composition

  • General Intelligence and Reasoning  : Question - 25 Marks - 25
  • General Knowledge and General Awareness : Question - 25 Marks - 25
  • Elementary Mathematics: Question - 25 Marks - 25
  • English/Hindi : Question - 25 Marks - 25

All questions will be of Objective Multiple Choice Types. Questions will be set bilingually in Hindi and English/ Trilingually in English and Hindi/Kashmiri (Urdu Script for J&K), Marathi(Maharashtra), Gujarati(Gujarat), Malayalam(Kerala), Kannada(Karnataka), Telegu (Andhra Pradesh),Tamil (Tamil Nadu), Oriya(Odisha), Bengali(West Bengal and Tripura), Punjabi (Gurmukhi script for Punjab),Assamese (Assam & Arunachal Pradesh),Manipuri(Manipur) and Mizo(Mizoram). Accordingly the paper can be answered in any of these languages in Parts A, B and C. Candidates are required to attempt either Hindi or English section of Part ‘D’ of the question paper.

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Courtesy : Staff Selection Commission