UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) Recruitment 2022 | UPSC CAPF: 253 Assistant Commandants (Group A) Posts 2022 | UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) Job Notification 2022 | UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) 2022 Online Application @ https://upsc.gov.in/– UPSC CAPF invites Online applications for recruitment of 253 Assistant Commandants (Group A) in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) Posts. This online facility will be available in the Official website @ https://upsc.gov.in/ from 20.04.2022 to 10.05.2022.
UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2022 [Quick Summary]
Union Public Service Commission
09/2022-CPF DATED : 20.04.2022
Central Govt Jobs
Total No of Vacancies:
253 Assistant Commandants (Group A) in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) Posts
Latest UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) Vacancy Details:
Name of the Post & No of Vacancies:
The Union Public Service Commission will hold a Written Examination on 07th August, 2022 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). The Examination will be held in accordance with the Rules for the published by Ministry of Home Affairs in the Gazette of India dated 20th April, 2022. The date of holding the examination as mentioned above is liable to be changed at the discretion of the Commission. The tentative Examination number of vacancies to be filled on the results of the examination is as follows:
Name of Posts
No. of Posts
UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) Eligibility Criteria:
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.
NOTE 1: Candidates who have appeared at an examination the passing of which would render them educationally qualified for the Commission’s examination but have not been informed of the results as also the candidates who intend to appear at such a qualifying examination in the year 2022 will also be eligible for admission to the examination. Such candidates will be admitted to the examination if otherwise eligible but the admission would be deemed to be provisional and subject to cancellation if they do not produce proof of having passed the requisite examination along with the Detailed Application Form which will be required to be submitted online by the candidates who after qualifying on the result of the written part of the examination are also declared qualified in the Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests. Such proof of passing the requisite examination should be dated earlier than the due date (closing date) of Detailed Application Form of the Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination, 2022. NOTE II: In exceptional cases, the Union Public Service Commission may treat a candidate who does not have any of the foregoing qualifications as a qualified candidate, provided that he/she has passed an examination conducted by the other Institutions, the standard of which in the opinion of the Commission justifies his/her admission to the examination. NOTE III: Candidates possessing professional and technical qualifications which are recognised by Government as equivalent to professional and technical degree would also be eligible for admission to the examination.
Age Limit: (As on 01.08.2022)
(a) A candidate must have attained the age of 20 years and must not have attained the age of 25 years on 1st August, 2022, i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1997 and not later than 1st August, 2002. (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 candidates. (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. However the total relaxation claimed on account of Government Service will be limited to five years.
UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) Selection Process 2022:
UPSC CAPF may follow the following process to select the candidates.
Written Examination (Paper I & Paper II)
Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests & Medical Standards Tests
Final Selection / Merit
UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) Exam Center List:
Application Fee/Exam Fee for UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A):
Candidates (excepting Female/SC/ST Candidates who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to pay fee of Rs.200/- (Rupees Two Hundred only) either by remitting the money in any Branch of State Bank of India or by using Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit Card / UPI Payment or by using Internet Banking of any Bank. Applicants who opt for “Pay by Cash” mode should print the system generated Pay-in-slip during part II registration and deposit the fee at the counter of SBI Branch on the next working day only. “Pay by Cash” mode will be deactivated at 23.59 hours of 09.05.2022 i.e. one day before the closing date; however applicants who have generated their Pay-in- Slip before it is deactivated may pay at the counter of SBI Branch during banking hours on the closing date. Such applicants who are unable to pay by cash on the closing date i.e during banking hours at SBI Branch, for reasons whatsoever, even if holding valid pay-in-slip will have no other offline option but to opt for available online Debit/Credit Card/UPI Payment or Internet Banking payment mode on the closing date i.e. till 18:00 Hours of 10.05.2022.
How to apply for UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) Post:
Candidate(s) fulfilling all the above clearly laid down criteria will have to apply online only through the link on the UPSC CAPF website in the careers webpage under current openings section i.e. https://upsc.gov.in/ from 20.04.2022 to 10.05.2022. No other mode of application will be accepted.
Important Dates for UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) Post:
Starting Date for Submission of Application
Last date for Submission of Application
Date of Examination
UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandants (Group A) Official Notification & Application Link: