UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2022 253 Assistant Commandants Posts


For the recruitment of 253 Assistant Commandants (Group A) in the Central Armed Police Forces, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released an official notification for the Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandant) Examination, 2022. (CAPF). The deadlines for application is May 10, 2022. Interested candidates should visit the official website,

Organization Name: Union Public Service Commission

Job Category: Central Govt JobsĀ 

No of Vacancies: 253

Place of Posting: Anywhere in India 

Apply Mode: Online


No of Vacancies 253

On August 7, 2022, the Union Public Service Commission will hold a written examination for Assistant Commandants (Group A) in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF), which include the Border Securitys Force (BSF), Central Reserve Polices Force (CRPF), Central Industrials Security Forces (CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Polices (ITBP), and Sashastras Seema Bal (SSB). The examinations will be conducted in compliance with the rules announced by the Ministry of Home Affairs in the Indian Gazette on April 20, 2022.






Educational Qualification

A candidates must have earned a Bachelor degree from a university established by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India, or from others educational institution established by an Act of Parliaments or declared to be deemed as a universitys under Sections-3 of the Universitys Grant Commissions Act, 1956, or have an equivalent qualifications.


Students who have taken a qualifying test that if passed would qualify them educationally for the Commission’s examination but have not yet received their results, as well as candidates who plan to take such a qualifying examinations in the year 2022, would be eligible for admissions. If otherwise eligible, such candidates will be admitted to the examination, but their admission will be considered provisional and subject to cancellation if they do not produce proof of passing the required examination, as well as the Detailed Application Form, which will be required to be submitted online by candidates who are declared qualified after passing the written portion of the examinations in the Physical Standard/Physical Efficiency Test and Medical Standard Tests.


In exceptional circumstances, the Union Public Service Commission may treat a candidate who lacks any of the aforementioned qualifications as qualified if he or she has passed an examination administered by other institution, the standard of which, in the Commission opinions, justifies his or her admissions to the examinations.


Candidate with professional and technical qualification recognised by the governments as equal to a professionals and technical degree are also eligible to sit for the exams.

Age Limit

(a) A candidate must be at least 20 years old and not more than 25 years old on August 1, 2022, i.e., he or she must have been born between August 2, 1997 and August 1, 2002. (b) The above-mentioned higher age limit will be flexible.

(i) if a candidate belongs to a Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe, up to a maximum of five years.

(ii) up to a maximum of three years in the case of candidates from Other Backward Classes who are qualified to take advantage of the reservation system.

(iii) in conformity with the Central Government’s existing orders, up to a maximum of five years for Civilian Central Government Servants. This relaxation will also apply to ex-servicemen. However, the total amounts of time that can be claimed as a result of governments service is restricted to five year.

Selection Process

1.Written Examination

2.Physical Standard/Physical Efficiency Test & Medical Standard Test

3.Interview/Personality Tests

4.Final Selections/ Merit

Application Fee

1.GEN/OBC: Rs.200

2.SC/ST/Female/PWD: No fees

How to apply

Candidate that meet the requirement should apply online using the Apply Link ( Link given bellow).

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Looks for the apply button on this page after reading the previous pages thoroughly.

Fill in all of your academic credential, work experiences, and other necessary detail.

Please post your curriculum vitae.

Double-check the informations before submitting.

If you are chosen for an interview, you will be notified via email or phone calls.

Important Dates

Starting Date: 20.04.2022

Last date: 10.05.2022

Date of Exam: 07.08.2022


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