UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2020: Apply Online, 209 Assistant Commandants (ACs) Vacancy

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2020: UPSC has released an advertisement to conduct Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Exam 2020.

The Union Public Service Commission will hold a Written Examination on 20th December, 2020 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) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).


Recruitment Authority
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Mode of Apply Online
Last Date 07/09/2020



UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2020 Details:

Name of Post: Assistant Commandants (ACs)
No. of Post: 209

Vacancy Details:

(i) BSF : 78
(ii) CRPF : 13
(iii) CISF : 69
(iv) ITBP : 27
(iv) SSB : 22

Minimum Educational Qualifications: 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 Grants Commission Act, 1956 or possess an equivalent qualification. 


Application Fee:

*For General: Rs. 200/-
*For SC/ ST/ Female: NIL
*Payment Mode (Online): SBI by cash/ Net banking facility of State Bank of India/ Visa/ Master/ RuPay Credit/ Debit Card


Age Limits: A candidate must have attained the age of 20 years and must not have attained the age of 25 years on 1st August, 2020, i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1995 and not later than 1st August, 2000.

 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 candidates.
(iii) upto a maximum of five years for Civilian Central Government Servants.


Selection Process:

(i) Written Examination
(ii) Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests :
(iii) Interview/Personality Test :
(iv) Final Selection / Merit :


Important Dates:

  Starting Date to Apply Online: 18-08-2020
  Last Date to Apply Online: 07-09-2020
  The online Applications can be withdrawn from: 14 to 20-09-2020 till 6.00 PM
  Last Date for Payment of Fee (“Pay by cash” mode): 06-09-2020 23.59 hrs
  Last Date for Fee Payment (Online Mode): 07-09-2020 18:00 hrs
  Date of Written Exam: 20-12-2020


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Official Website: https://upsc.gov.in