The Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) refers to the uniform nomenclature of seven security forces in India under the authority of the Ministry of Home Affairs. They are the Assam Rifles (AR), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Border Security Force (BSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), National Security Guard (NSG), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).
Recruitment is conducted mainly in three modes
|Exam||Central Armed Police Forces Examination|
|Conducted By||Union Public Service Commission|
|Name of the Post||Assistant Commandant|
|Number of Vacancies||Approximately 400|
|Frequency||Once a year|
|Age Limit||20-25 years|
|Application fee||INR 200|
|Gender||Male and female are eligible|
|Selection Procedure||Written, physical test and interview|
|Number of Applications||Approximately 3 lakh|
|E-Admit card||3 weeks before the exam|
|Withdrawal of Application||Yes|
The CAPF AC's 2019 exam notification will release by the Union Public Service Commission. This year there are 398 total vacancies are released for Assistant Commandants (ACs) Posts in the Central Armed Police Forces.
The examination will be held on August 18, 2019, in accordance with the rules for the examination published by the Ministry of Home Affairs in the Gazette of India.
Their admission at all the stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the prescribed eligibility conditions.
All the aspirants who want to apply online for CAPF AC's Recruitment 2019 will have to check all the required details available on our website and the notification released by the official website.
The UPSC has released the CAPF Assistant Commandant (AC) recruitment notification for a total of 323 vacancies. Candidates who meet the eligibility criteria set by the Commission can apply online for the Assistant Commandant posts. Interested aspirants can apply online for CAPF AC until May 20, 2019.
The CAPF Assistant Commandant (AC) official notification 2019 is here for reference. Access the CAPF notification for more information related to service allocation and others.
The UPSC releases the CAPF notification to shortlist the candidates for recruitment of Assistant Commandants (Group A). Check the tentative number of vacancies for CAPF AC exam.
|S No||Security Forces||Vacancies|
|1||Border Security Force (BSF)||100|
|2||Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)||108|
|3||Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)||28|
|4||Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)||21|
|5||Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)||66|
|CAPF AC Notification||April 24, 2019|
|Online applications starting date||April 24, 2019|
|Last date to apply||May 20, 2019|
|Admit card||July 28, 2019|
|CAPF AC exam date||August 18, 2019|
|CAPF AC result||September 2019|
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.
Both Male and Female candidates are eligible for appointment to the post of Assistant Commandants.
Here are the certain educational qualifications that the applicants must possess to be eligible for CAPF:
All the eligible candidates should pay the application fee prescribed by the UPSC. The application fee is INR 200, which can be deposited in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India or by using Visa/Master/RuPay/Credit/Debit Card. Some candidates belonging to reserved categories such as SC/ST are exempted from paying the application fee. One should note that all the female candidates are also exempted from the application fee.
The written examination for the CAPF Assistant Commandant will be held at the below-listed examination centres. The allotment of the test centres will be based on the ''first-apply-first-allot.''
|Dehradun||Jorhat||Visakhapatnam||Port Blair & Prayagraj (Allahabad)|
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the interview schedule for Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) Assistant Commandants (AC) 2018 exam. The Commission has released the interview schedule for the CAPF AC 2018 exam. The interviews will be held from June 24 to July 15, 2019
The e-Summon Letters of the medically fit candidates for interview/personality test will be uploaded on the Commission’s website – https://upsconline.nic.in. The interviews will be held in two slots. Aspirants should download and take a printout of the call letter to attend the interview/personality test.
Candidates should bring two recent identical photographs and all original documents to the interview. In case of any error in e-Summon Letters, one should report the same to the UPSC Facilitation Counter. A total of 972 candidates were shortlisted for the CAPF AC interview/personality test.30 May 2019
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will be closing the application window for Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) Assistant Commandants (AC) Examination 2019 on May 20. The notification was released for 233 vacancies. Aspirants who are aiming for the recruitment are advised to apply early and avoid the last minute rush.
Candidates have to note that there is an application withdrawal option. The entrance examination for CAPF AC will be held on August 18, 2019. The admit cards for the written test will be available on the UPSC website at least three weeks before the exam date.
The written test comprises of two papers with 250 marks each. Paper-I is about general ability and intelligence. Paper-II is all about general studies, essay and comprehension. Candidates who obtain the minimum qualifying marks and cut-off score will be called for the interview.9 May 2019
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the notification for Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) Assistant Commandants (AC) Examination, 2019. The Commission has also started accepting the online applications for the examination. Interested candidates can visit the official website of UPSC to apply online.
Candidates can fill their online applications until May 20, 2019. The UPSC has also provided an option to withdraw the application between May 27 and June 3, 2019. For more details regarding the application process and eligibility conditions, candidates are advised to check the official notification.
The CAPF AC 2019 recruitment notification was released for a total of 323 vacancies. The selection of the candidates will be based on the written examination followed by an interview. The entrance examination will be held on August 18, 2019.24 April 2019
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has declared the Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) exam results 2018. Candidates who have appeared for the written examination on August 12, 2018, can visit the official website of UPSC to check their result.
The qualified candidates in the CAPF written examination have to attend the Physical Standards Test/Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Medical Standards Tests (MST). The call letter for the physical and medical tests will reach the candidates by February 12, 2019.
The Sashtra Seema Bal (SSB) (a Nodal Authority nominated by Ministry of Home Affairs) will soon intimate the candidates about the date, time & venue of the physical and medical tests, to be conducted by them. The qualified candidates have to register themselves before filling up the Detailed Application Form (DAF) online along with uploading of the scanned copies. The DAF form will be available between January 14 and 28, 2019, till 6 PM.10 January 2019
Central Armed Police Forces Examination Recruitment for Assistant Commandant takes place after a selection procedure that includes Written Examination, Physical Standards/Physically Efficiency Test and Medical Standard Tests, Interview/Personality Test and Final Selection/Merit.
The written examination of CAPF AC's is going to be conducted by UPSC on August 18, 2019, and will comprise two papers, i.e. Paper-I and Paper-II. The questions will be set in English & Hindi.
The final merit list will be drawn on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the Written Examination and Interview/Personality Test. Click here to the module of CAPF AC's 2019 Exam.