About SSC CPO 2020
Staff Selection Commission conducts SSC CPO SI exam for recruitment of candidates for the post of Sub Inspector in Delhi Police, Sub Inspector in CAPFs, Assistant Sub Inspector in CISF. SSC CPO SI recruitment exam is conducted in two stages – computer-based examination and PET. The computer-based examination or CBE is divided into two papers – Paper 1 and 2. Candidates qualifying Paper 1 will be eligible to appear in PET/PST. On the basis of their performance in PET/PST, candidates will be shortlisted for Paper 2. Both Paper 1 and 2 comprise of 200 marks and candidates will be given two hours to complete each paper. SSC will release a final result on the basis of marks secured in Paper 1 and 2 subject to qualifying PET/PST. Candidates will be recruited for the posts available, as mentioned in the notification, based on the final result.
SSC CPO 2020 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Staff Selection Commission Sub Inspector Exam|
|Short Exam Name||SSC CPO|
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||100 Rs [Offline] +1 More|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Mode of Counselling||Online / Offline|
SSC CPO 2020 Important Dates
SSC CPO Paper 1 (Session 2020)
Upcoming Dates and Events
05 Mar, 2021 (Tentative)
Result | Mode: Online
SSC CPO Paper 2 (Session 2019)
Upcoming Dates and Events
26 Mar, 2021
(Target 2019) - Exam | Mode: Online
SSC CPO Paper 2 (Session 2020)
Upcoming Dates and Events
12 Jul, 2021
Exam - Paper 2 | Mode: Online
SSC CPO (Session 2020)
Past Dates and Events
17 Jun, 2020 - 20 Jul, 2020
Application Fee Offline | Mode: Online
17 Jun, 2020 - 18 Jul, 2020
Application Fee Online | Mode: Online
17 Jun, 2020 - 16 Jul, 2020
Application | Mode: Online
The eligibility criteria of SSC CPO has been provided below.
Nationality: Candidates must be a citizens of India
Age Limit: Candidates must be between 20 and 25 years of age
Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other
The application form of SSC CPO is made available in online mode. The application fee is Rs. 100 for General and OBC category candidates and women/SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen are exempted from fee payment. Candidates must retain the print out of application form and copy of fee receipt till the completion of the recruitment process.
|OBC, General||Online, Offline||Male||₹ 100|
SSC CPO 2020 Syllabus
SSC CPO Paper 1 Syllabus
General intelligence and reasoning
Symbolic/ Number Analogy
Symbolic/ number classification
Coding and de-coding
Punched hole/ pattern-folding and un-folding
Figural pattern-folding and completion
Indexing address matching
Date and city matching classification of centre codes/ roll numbers
Small and capital letters/ numbers coding
Decoding and classification
General knowledge and general awareness
Current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect
India and its neighbouring countries
|History, culture, geography, economic scene, general polity, Indian constitution, scientific research etc|
Ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense
Computation of whole numbers
Fractions and relationships between numbers
Ratio and proportion
Profit and loss
Mixture and allegation
Time and distance
Time and work
Basic algebraic identities of school algebra and elementary surds
Graphs of linear equations
Triangle and its various kinds of centres
Congruence and similarity of triangles
Circle and its chords
Angles subtended by chords of a circle
Common tangents to two or more circles
Right circular cone
Right circular cylinder
Regular right pyramid with triangular or square base
Degree and radian measures
Heights and distances
Bar diagram and pie chart
SSC CPO Paper 2 Syllabus
English language and comprehension
Filling in the blanks
|Using verbs, preposition, articles etc|
Phrases and idiomatic use of words
Go through the complete syllabus and exam pattern of SSC CPO Sub Inspector (SI) exam and plan preparation accordingly
Distribution of time to cover each and every topic required for the exam is crucial
Candidates must prepare for the exam in such a way that all the basics related to the topics of the exam are clear
The preparation routine of the exam should be devised in a manner such that candidates have ample time left for revision after completion of the syllabus
After candidates have revised the entire syllabus, it is important that they practice mock tests, previous years’ question papers, and sample paper. This will help them manage their time effectively on the day of examination
SSC CPO 2020 Exam Pattern
SSC CPO Paper 1 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern of SSC CPO 2020 has been released by Staff Selection Commission. SSC CPO Sub Inspector (SI) 2019 Paper I consist of four subjects – General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge and General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. Paper 1 will be conducted for 2 hours and consist of 200 marks each. Candidates who qualify Paper I will be called for Physical Endurance Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST). Physical Endurance Test is qualifying in nature. Paper 1 will comprise only multiple choice questions. SSC CPO 2020 exam pattern for Paper 1 is provided below.
SSC SI 2020 Exam Pattern for Paper I:
Number of Questions
General Intelligence and Reasoning
General Knowledge and General Awareness
SSC CPO Paper 2 Exam Pattern
Paper II is held to test candidates’ knowledge of English language. Paper 2 is held for 2 hours and comprises 200 marks. Paper 2 contains objective type questions. SSC CPO SI 2020 Paper 2 exam pattern is given below.
SSC SI Exam Pattern 2020 for Paper II:
Number of Questions
English Language and Comprehension
The making scheme of SSC CPO is prescribed by Staff Selection Commission has been provided in the table below.
SSC releases the admit card for SSC CPO exam on their regional websites. Candidates have to enter their registration number and date of birth to download the admit card. SSC CPO admit card is released 7-10 days prior to the date of the exam. The admit card is released for different stages of the exam - Paper 1, PET/PST and Paper 2. Candidates can download their SSC CPO Sub Inspector admit card until the exam day.
SSC CPO 2020 Exam Centers
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Port Blair|
|Jammu and Kashmir||Leh|
Documents Required at Exam
- Voter Card
- Aadhaar Card
- Driving License
- Photo Identity card issued by Government
SSC CPO answer key is published for Paper 1 and Paper 2 after each exam has been conducted. The exam body provides the facility of raising objections on the provisional answer key. Candidates can raise objections for a specified period of time. Once all objections have been taken into consideration, a final answer key of SSC CPO exam is published. SSC CPO result is declared after the release of the answer key. Candidates can use the answer key to check their responses against the correct answers provided in it to calculate their probable scores.
The result of SSC CPO is released by SSC online for both Paper 1 and 2. The result is declared in the form of PDF. The result contains roll numbers of candidates who qualify in the exam. SSC announces the result of SSC CPO in various phases - Paper 1 exam, PET, Paper 2 and final result. The result of all stages of the exam is declared after the conduct of each stage of the exam. Candidates are shortlisted for recruitment on the basis of score in Paper 1 and 2.
The cut-off of SSC CPO is the minimum marks which candidates must obtain to qualify each stage of the exam. The cutoff is declared for both Paper 1 and Paper 2. SSC CPO cutoff is released gender-wise and category-wise.
Staff Selection Commission conducts SSC CPO Sub Inspector (SI) Paper 1 to select candidates for PET/PST. Candidates qualifying PET/PST are called to appear for Paper 2. On the basis of marks secured in Paper 1 and 2, the final result is prepared. Candidates are shortlisted for recruitment to the preferred posts based on the final result.
Questions related to SSC CPO
How much time is taken for promotion of PSI of Delhi police to inspector ?
Delhi Police Sub Inspector is primarily responsible for maintaining law and order in the capital city by using all the powers, officially vested by the Govt. of India. The Sub Inspector (Executive) in Delhi Police comes under Group-C post and pay band of 9300–34800 +4200 Grade pay. The first promotion from an SI to the rank of an Inspector takes about 15 years, provided an impeccable service record. The next promotion to the rank of an ACP takes about 12 years.
Dearness Allowance : 119% (currently)
House Rent Allowance
Transport Allowance : 1600 + DA
Conveyance Allowance ,CGHS semi-private (medical benefit)
deputy superintendent of police Vs CBI sub inspector ? which will be best...
Selected candidates will be recruited on a deputation basis and paid in the pay band III of Rs 15,600-39,100 with Grade Pay of Rs 5,400. Eligible candidates can download the application form as given in the recruitment advertisement of CBI.
the cbi officer ki salary pay scale is rs 9300-34800 while grade pay of rs 4200 and other allowances are available. as per the current pay scale, you will initially get a salary of around 40,000 /
How is the life of PSI of Delhi police what are the facilities provided and promotions ? After clearing SSC CPO...
Its a nice job.The main responsibility of a Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police is to maintain Law and order in Delhi.
The post carries pay scale of Level-6 (.35400-112400/-)and is classified under Group C (Non-Gazetted) as per Delhi Police.
Initially you will be getting around 35k-40k.
You will get these allowances listed below :
House Rental Allowance (HRA)
Children Education Allowance (CEA) and Hostel Subsidy
Risk/ Hardship Allowance
Special Duty Allowances
Hair Cutting Allowances
Soap Toilet Allowances
Cash Handling Allowances
Island Special Duty Allowances
I hope this helps.
Sir I have written another mobile number instead of registered mobile number in ssc mts document verification form. What should i do next.?
In SSC , when you are filling any online form , you should be extra careful as after submitting it ,edting will not be possible whatsoever. But in your case , it will not be that be an issue. However,during direct document verification ,you may inform them about the mistake and handle it. Notifications , updates or any kind of information will be sent to either your registered mobile number or email id. If you further concerned about this , you can try emailing them about this directly or contact their helpline and ask for assistance.
All the best
what will be the cutoff for Tier 1 (OBC men), SSC CPO 2020 ? Exam held in November 2020?
It is difficult to predict the cut as it depends on various factors like number of applicants appeared, difficulty level of exam, number of posts available etc. In 2019 the cut off OBC female candidates was 97.78 marks and for OBC male candidates the cut off was 91.28 marks. The expected cut off marks for the year 2020 are as follows
- OBC-Female: 95-105 marks
- OBC- Male: 90-100 marks