CAPF Notification 2019
Updated on Apr 23, 2019 - 12:39 p.m. IST by Supriya Kumari

CAPF Notification 2019 - Union Public Service Commission has released the notification and application form for the recruitment of Assistant Commandants (Group A) in Central Armed Forces (CAPF) and other Forces on April 24, 2019. The authority has released the notification for the recruitment at 323 vacancies. Candidates can fill the online CAPF Application Form 2019 till May 20, 2019. CAPF notification 2019 contains detailed information about how to apply, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus etc. The selection of candidates is done on the basis of written exam followed by PET/PST. As per CAPF 2019 Notification, the written exam will be held on August 18, 2019. Selected candidates will be recruited as Assistant Commandants (Group A) in the Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force(CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF). 

Latest: CAPF Application Form 2019 Released - Click Here

CAPF Notification 2019 - Vacancies

Candidates can check the expected vacancies of CAPF 2019. The exact vacancies of CAPF will be released along with the notification.


Number of Vacancies













CAPF Notification 2019 - Eligibility Criteria

Candidates applying for CAPF 2019 must fulfill the given eligibility criteria.



Age Limit

Maximum: 25 years


Minimum: 20 years

Educational Qualification:


Bachelor’s degree from recognised University

CAPF Notification 2019 - Application Form

The application form of CAPF 2019 has been released on April 24, 2019. The last day to apply for application form is May 20, 2019 (6 pm). Candidates belonging to General and OBC have to pay the requisite application fee while female, SC/ST are exempted from fee payment.

CAPF application form 2019 can be filled in two parts – part 1 and 2. In Part 1, candidates have to fill their basic details like name, father’s name, educational qualification etc. while in Part 2, candidates have to pay the requisite application fees, upload photograph and signature and submit their application. 

CAPF Notification 2019- Important Schedules 

Candidates can check the important schedules as per CAPF 2019 notification.



Release of CAPF Notification 2019

April 24, 2019

Online application form begins on

April 24, 2019

Last day to fill the application form

May 20, 2019

Withdrawal of Application FormMay 27, 2019 to June 3, 2019

Admit card of written exam

July 2019

CAPF Written Exam 2019

August 18, 2019

CAPF Notification 2019 – Exam pattern

UPSC has prescribed CAPF exam pattern 2019 which provides details like marking scheme, the total number of questions, time duration and number of sections.

CAPF written exam comprises of 2 papers- General ability and intelligence and General studies, essay and comprehension. Candidates who qualify written exams are eligible to appear for Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests while the candidates qualifying PST/PET and Medical test are called for Interview/ Personality test.

Structure of written exam



Total Marks

Paper 1: General Ability and Intelligence

2 hours


Paper 2: General Studies, Essay and Comprehension

3 hours


CAPF Notification 2019 – Admit Card

The admit card of CAPF 2019 is released separately for the written exam, PST/PET and medical standards and interview. The admit card of written exam will be released in July 2019. Candidates can download CAPF admit card 2019 by entering their registration ID/roll number, date of birth and security code displayed on the screen. As per CAPF 2019 notification the admit card will be released only for those candidates who successfully fill the application form.

CAPF Notification 2019 – Contact Details

Union Public Service Commission

Website -

Email : feedback-upsc[at]gov[dot]in

Facilitation Counter : 011-23098543/23385271/ 23381125/23098591

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