The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has invited applications from the eligible candidates for Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) exam 2016 to fill a total of 270 vacancies. In an official notification, the Commission said that the applicants can fill in the CAPF 2016 application form in online mode in prescribed format through the official website.

The last date for submission of the duly filled application form of UPSC CAPF exam 2016 is April 6, 2016 till 11:59 pm, the UPSC notification said. The CAPF recruitment 2016 consists of Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).

According to the selection procedure, a written exam will be conducted for the recruitment of Assistant Commandants (Group A). The written exam for the same will be held on June 26, 2016, comprising two papers. Paper I is set to be held from 10 am to 12 noon and Paper II from 2 pm to 5 pm.

Verification of the eligibility conditions as per the relevant original documents will be done only if the applicant qualifies for Interview/Personality Test. An e-Admission Certificate will be issued to the eligible candidates three weeks before the exam. The admit card can be downloaded through the official website of the Commission.

Vacancy details:

  • BSF - 28

  • CRPF - 97

  • ITBP - 87

  • SSB - 58

Total number of posts: 270


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First published on March 14, 2016

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