CAPF Notification 2022 (OUT) - Dates, Application, Exam Pattern, Selection Process
CAPF Notification 2022: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the notification regarding the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) exam on April 20. The CAPF 2022 notification has been released on the official website - upsc.gov.in. Candidates planning to apply for the CAPF exam must refer to the official notification to check the dates, vacancies, posts, steps to apply and more information.
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As per previous year CAPF recruitment the exam is conducted to recruit candidates for Assistant Commandant posts in Indian Central Armed Forces. UPSC CAPF 2021 notification consists of the detailed information about the CAPF application process, CAPF eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern etc. To know more about the CAPF notification 2022, read the complete article here.
CAPF Notification 2022 - Overview
Union Public Service Commission
Level of exam
Stages in UPSC CAPF exam
Number of paper
Nature of paper
To be announced later
CAPF 2022 vacancies
Number of vacancies
CAPF 2022 Notification Dates
The UPSC CAPF notification 2022 will be released on the official website. To check the CAPF dates, candidates must check the CAPF exam dates 2022 here.
CAPF notification 2022 Dates
CAPF notification 2022
April 20, 2022
UPSC CAPF Online application 2022 starts
April 20, 2022
Last date to apply for UPSC CAPF 2022 application form
May 10, 2022
Last date for CAPF 2022 fee payment
May 10, 2022
CAPF 2022 application form withdrawal window
May 17 to 23, 2022
UPSC CAPF 2022 admit card
To be announced
UPSC CAPF written exam 2022
August 7, 2022
UPSC CAPF written exam result
To be announced
CAPF 2022 medical/ physical test
To be announced
CAPF 2022 personality test
To be announced
Final CAPF result 2022
To be announced
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How to download the CAPF notification 2022?
Candidates can download the CAPF 2022 notification from the official website of Union Public Service Commission upon release. The steps to download the the notification of 2022 are mentioned below:
Step 1: Visit the official website of UPSC - upsc.gov.in
Step 2: Go to the "What's new" section, click on "CAPF Notification 2022"
Step 3: The CAPF notification 2022 will appear in a new window in pdf format.
Step 4: Download the CAPF 2022 notification and read all the information carefully.
Step 5: Save the notification of CAPF 2022 for future use.
Details mentioned in CAPF Notification 2022
The notification of UPSC CAPF 2022 contains all information related to the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) examination. The details mentioned in the CAPF notification 2022 are mentioned below.
Details mentioned on the UPSC CAPF 2022
Important exam dates related to the UPSC CAPF 2022
Number of CAPF vacancies for the 2022 session
UPSC CAPF salary
Posts and Armed forces for which the candidates will be selected
Steps to fill UPSC CAPF application form
CAPF application fee
CAPF selection process
CAPF Notification 2022 - Application Form
The UPSC CAPF application form 2022 has been leased on the official website on April 20. The application form of CAPF 2022 can be filled in two parts - registration and personal details. In the registration part candidates have to register by filling in their basic details while in the personal details section, they will have to add their information. In order to successfully submit the application form, aspirants have to pay the application fee in online mode till the last date.
CAPF Notification 2022 - Exam Pattern
UPSC prescribes the CAPF exam pattern and mentions it in the CAPF notification 2022. As per the exam pattern of CAPF there are three stages in the exam - written exam, medical/ physical test and personality test. CAPF written exam consists of two papers - one is multiple choice in nature while the other is descriptive in nature. Candidates need to qualify for all 3 stages of the CAPF exam to get selected. Along with the exam pattern, the CAPF syllabus is also mentioned in the official notification. Candidates planning to prepare for the exam must check the exam pattern and syllabus to know about the subjects, topics and sub-topics related to the CAPF exam.
CAPF Notification 2021 - Selection Process
The selection process is also mentioned in the notification. As per the selection process of UPSC CAPF 2021, there are three stages in the exam - written exam, medical/physical test and personality test. Candidates need to qualify in all these 3 stages to get recruited in the e UPSC CAPF exam.
Medical/ Physical test
Personality Test/ Interview
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - CAPF Notification 2022 (OUT) - Dates, Application, Exam Pattern, Selection Process
Question: What is the salary of CAPF?
The in hand salary of CAPF is Rs. 44135, the basic pay is Rs. 15600.
Question: How do I apply for CAPF 2022?
Candidates can apply for the CAPF 2022 from the official website - upsconline.nic.in.
Question: What is the age limit for CAPF?
The minimum age limit to apply for the UPSC CAPF is 25 years, however, there is an upper age limit for candidates belonging to reserved categories.
Question: Is there a negative marking scheme in the UPSC CAPF examination?
Yes, there is negative marking in the written test of the CAPF exam.
Question: What is the qualification for UPSC CAPF 2022?
The qualification for UPSC CAPF 2022 is Bachelor's degree.
Question: From where to download the UPSC CAPF notification 2022?
Candidates can download the notification of CAPF 2022 from the website - upsc.gov.in.
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Questions related to UPSC CAPF
Hi my DOB is 15/09/1997. Am I eligible for UPSC CAPF AC 2022 exam?
Dear Student ,
Age criteria for UPSC CAPF AC 2022 exam is between 20-25 years and as per your DOB you'll be nearly 25 years of age at the time of openings of application forms which is mostly in April, 2022(Tentative) .
But , be aware to check the age criteria more accurately as per the required date .
For more details, you may refer this and can get latest updates about this exam :
Hope this helps !
My farsighted vision is -4.5 or 5.5 in both eyes, can i eligible for upsc capf exam?
Hope you are doing well.
Sorry to say but you are not eligible for UPSC CAPF exam. The limits of refractive errors permitted is -4.00 D (including cylinder) Myopia +4.00 D (including cylinder) Hypermetropia.
Hope you are clear now. Feel free to ask if you have any other queries. All The Best!!!
iam asthmatic patient before 3or 4 years back, after the treatment i have no symptoms of asthama, can i eligible for upsc capf and my vision farsighted is -4.5 or -5.5, am i eligible for upsc capf
Dear aspirant !
Hope you are doing great ! Asthma now has become a very common disease ,it can be due to pollution or genetic problem or whatever is the cause is not our topic of today ,our topic is that you will be eligible for that upsc or not ,then don't worry ,ashtma is a very injurious to health ,neither it spread ,also you don't have any symptoms now ,so after a test which you know for asthma testing ,then you will eligible ,don't be panic and take stress ,you are surely eligible . Focus on your preparation now instead of taking stress
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Hopefully it helps you!!
Hello Sir My D.O.B is 01 Sept 1993 can I apply the exam?
The age eligibility for UPSC CAPF is between 20 and 25 years. But there are certain relaxation in this age limit for specific category candidates. There is 5 years relaxation for sc/st candidates, 3 years for obc, maximum of 5 years for Ex-Servicemen and Civilian Central Government Servants, For candidates who are ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir are allowed a maximum of 5 years of age limit relaxation provided they have lived in the state during the period from 1st January 1980 to the 31st December 1989.
So, you can see in which category you fall and whether you are eligible or not.
What is the age relaxation for OBC category ?
Hi, age relaxation for OBC is 3 years, for SC/ST it is 5 years and for PWD it is 10 years. What you need to know is any candidate above 35 years of age is not allowed for UPSC exam in OBC category. For SC/ST it is 37 years and for PWD it is 40 years. These all are upper limits for age of a candidate. Hope this helps.