UPSC CAPF Application Form 2020 - UPSC will release the application form of CAPF 2020 on April 22, 2020 along with CAPF notification 2020 Candidates will be able to fill the UPSC CAPF 2020 application form till May 12 in online mode only. While filling the UPSC CAPF application form 2020, candidates will have to enter their personal details, academic details, upload scanned photograph and signature, select the exam centres and pay the application fee in online mode only. UPSC CAPF exam 2020 (Preliminary) is scheduled to be conducted on August 09, 2020 (Sunday).To know more on how to fill the UPSC CAPF registration form 2020, check the list of exam centres in details go through the complete article below. UPSC CAPF exam is held in three stages - preliminary, main and interview. Candidates who qualify the preliminary stage will be eligible for the main exam which will be followed by the interview round.

CAPF Application Form 2020

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UPSC CAPF Application Form 2020- Important Dates

In the below table candidates can check all the important related to the UPSC CAPF 2020 application form, admit card and the exam dates. Aspirants are advised to check all these dates so that they don’t miss on any major events.

CAPF Registration Dates 2020



UPSC CAPF 2020 Notification Releases

April 22, 2020

UPSC CAPF 2020 Application Form Starts

April 22, 2020

Last date to fill the application form of UPSC CAPF 2020

May 12, 2020

UPSC CAPF Registration Withdrawal Dates

To be updated later

UPSC CAPF Admit Card 2020 Release Dates

July 2020 (Tentative) Three-weeks before the commencement of the exam

UPSC CAPF 2020 Preliminary Exam

August 09, 2020 (Sunday)

UPSC CAPF Eligibility Criteria 2020

  • Both male and female candidates are eligible to fill the UPSC CAPF 2020 application form

  • Candidates between the age group of 20-25 years of age can apply for UPSC CAPF 2020

  • UPSC will also provide a chance for candidates to withdraw their UPSC CAPF application form 2020.

UPSC CAPF Application Form 2020- Details Required

  • Active Email Id to send credentials

  • Active Mobile No for credentials and OTP purposes

  • Debit card/ Credit card/ Net banking details to pay the application fee online

  • High School/10th Certificate

  • Intermediate/10+2 Certificate

  • Degree

  • Category certificate if required

UPSC CAPF 2020 Application Form - Steps to fill the form

The application form of UPSC CAPF 2020 had to be filled in four parts. Candidates can check below the steps to fill UPSC CAPF application form 2020.

  • Part 1 - Registration

  • Part 2 - Payment of Registration

  • Part 3 - Uploading of scanned images

  • Part 4 - Selection of exam centre

UPSC CAPF 2020 Application Form - Detailed steps to fill the application form

  • Part 1 - UPSC CAPF Application form 2020

Aspirants will have to fill their basic details like - Name, Email ID, Gender, Nationality, Mobile Number and other required information. After submission of these details, a provisional registration number and password will be generated. These details (provisional registration number and password) will be sent to candidates via mail on their registered email ID and will also be displayed on their screen.

  • Part 2 - Payment of Application Fee

In this step candidates will have to pay the online application fee for UPSC CAPF 2020. To pay the fee, candidates will have to enter their application number, date of birth and captcha code to login to part 2 of UPSC CAPF registration. The application fee can be paid either in online mode (Credit/Debit Card or Internet Banking) or in offline mode (Bank Challan) until the last date. The application fee is mentioned in the table below:


General/OBC (Male)


Application Fee of UPSC CAPF 2020



  • Part 3 - Upload of scanned images (Photograph and Signature)

After paying the application fee, candidates will have to upload their scanned photograph and signature by clicking on the upload button. Check the required specification given by UPSC to upload the scanned photograph and signature.

Documents required to fill the UPSC CAPF Application Form 2020


Size: Not more than 3KB-40KB

Dimensions: 3.5 cm X 1.5 cm

Format: .jpe,.jpeg,.jpg,.png

The photo should have the date of photo taken and a light background


Size: Not more than 1KB-40KB

Dimensions: 3.5 cm X 1.5 cm

Format: .jpe,.jpeg,.jpg,.png

The signature should be in black ink on a white background

and not in capitals or just initials

Part 4 - Selection of Exam Centres

The third step while filling the UPSC CAPF registration form 2020 is choosing the exam centres. Candidates have to select any three exam centres from the list of exam centres available.

After finally submitting the UPSC CAPF 2020 application form, candidates must save and take a printout of the application form and e-receipt of the online application fee payment.

CAPF 2020 Exam Centres






Port Blair



Prayagraj (Allahabad)
































Panaji (Goa)

*Centres will be allotted on a first apply first allot basis.

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CAPF Application Form 2020

Question: What if the photograph or signature is not according to the given specification in the notification?


If it is so, then you will not be able to submit or even proceed to the next step.

Question: Do I need to send the print out of the filled application form of UPSC CAPF 2020?


No. You don’t have to send the hard copy of the UPSC CAPF 2020 application form.

Question: Is it necessary to take a print out of bank challan?


Yes, candidates have to take e- challan print out.

Question: Can I edit details entered after the final submission of application form?


No, you can not edit the details entered after final submission of UPSC CAPF application form 2020.

Question: Is the UPSC CAPF 2020 application form available only in online mode?


Yes, UPSC CAPF 2020 application form available only in online mode.

Question: When can I fill the UPSC CAPF Detailed Application Form for 2020?


Candidates who have qualified the written examination will be able to fill the UPSC CAPF DAF.

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can we write upsc by open degree

Shubhangi sinha 31st Jan, 2020

Hello Ganesh,

Yes, you are eligible for the civil service exam even after completion of degree from an open University.

The university giving you the degree must be recognised by state or centre government.

Open Universities like NIOS and IGNOU are all recognised by the government of India.

Open degree courses are good as it gives you the plenty of time to focus in your preparation for the exam.

Good luck,

Hope it helps :)


From where I get UPSE best study material?

Manisha Gupta Expert 1st Nov, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

Are you asking for UPSC? You can prefer any of the coaching material given below

ALS IAS Academy  Delhi

Chanakya IAS Academy Delhi

Elite Academy  Mumbai

Rau's IAS Study Circle Delhi, Jaipur, Bangalore etc.

Here are some preparation tips you can follow for the exam preparation:

Go through the previous question papers : Go through with previous year papers as it will give you an idea about the exam.

Make your own notes : It is always advisable to make notes of the related topics as you go through the books and other study material. A well drafted note solves two purposes.

Strategy for General Studies: General studies paper is equally important for Prelims and Mains examination.

History : It is a huge section & Also emphasis is given to Ancient India. A cursory glance over the medieval history is also necessary.

Geography: In this there are physical geography and maps related questions. So get yourself well-acquainted with maps with the help of a good Atlas.

General Science : It covers a major chunk of this paper and a standard guidebook can make you well-versed on the topics of general science.

Current affairs : Going through a standard newspaper daily can keep you updated on the current affairs topics.

Good Luck!

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