UPSC CAPF Recruitment

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019 – 323 Vacancies Available at 323 vacancies (AC’s) in various wings.



UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019 – 323 Vacancies Available at

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has issued a recruitment notification for filling up of 323 Assistant Commandant vacancies in 4 wings – BSF, CRPF, CISF and SSB. A written examination will be conducted for recruiting the same. So start preparing at the earliest to beat the cut throat competition.

It is prestigious to work for the organizations that deal directly with India’s security. UPSC CAPF recruitment will help you be a part of the prestigious service. The job of a CAPF personnel entitles you with respect, decent salary and opportunities for growth.

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Details of Notification

Date of Notification Release April 25th, 2019
Organizing Body Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Positions Assistant Commandant
Vacancies 323
Security Wings to be Filled BSF, CRPF, CISF, SSB
Date of Written Exam 18th August 2019
Last Date to Apply Online 20th May 2019 till 18:00 hrs


UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Vacancy Details

Board Name Total
BSF 100
 CRPF 108
 CISF 28
 ITBP 21
SSB 66

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Selection Procedure

The CAPF Exam is conducted by UPSC in the 3 following stages –
Stage 1 Written Exam
Stage 2 Physical Test
Stage 3 Interview/Personality Test

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Exam Pattern & Syllabus


UPSC CAPF AC Previous Year Question Papers

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Age Criteria

Under UPSC CAPF Recruitment, A candidate must have attained the age of 20 years and must not have attained the age of 25 years on 1st August, 2019, i.e. Candidate must have been born not earlier than 02-08-1994 and not later than 01-08-1999. Both these mentioned dates are fixed and UPSC will show no flexibility in them what so ever.

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Age Relaxation

Category Age Relaxation
SC and ST 5 Years
OBC 3 Years
Civilian Central Government Servants  5 Years
Kashmiri Migrant 5 years

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Educational Qualifications

Graduation A candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree of a recognized University under a authorized body.
Professional /Technical Expertise Candidates possessing professional and technical qualifications which are recognized by Government as equivalent to professional and technical degree would also be eligible for admission to the examination.

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Desirable Qualifications

NCC ‘B’ or ‘C’ Certificates Possession of NCC ‘B’ or ‘C’ Certificate will be a desirable qualification. These qualifications will be given consideration at the time of Interview/Personality Test only.

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Ineligibility

 Under UPSC CAPF Recruitment, A candidate who has been finally selected on the basis of an earlier examination to the post of Assistant Commandants in any of the forces participating in the Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination will not be eligible to appear at a subsequent examination for recruitment of Assistant Commandants in the participating CAPFs. 

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Application Process

Candidates are required to apply online only by using the website
Last Date to Submit Applications 20th May, 2019 till 18.00 Hours.

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Fee Details

Fee – Rs. 200 Branches where payment can be made – SBI, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore/State Bank of Patiala/State Bank of Travancore
You can either deposit in person or via online mode
Last Date for Online Fee Payment – May 20th , 2019 Last Date for Offline Fee Payment – May 19th , 2019

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Instructions to Candidates

Instruction Details
Website Candidates are required to apply Online using the website
Parts Candidates will be required to complete the Online Application Form containing two stages viz. PartI and Part-II
Fee The candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 200/- (Rupees Two Hundred only) (except SC/ST/Female candidates who are exempted from payment of fee) either online or offline.
Photograph & Signature Before start filling up of Online Application, a candidate must have his/her photograph and signature duly scanned in the .jpg format in such a manner that each file should not exceed 40 KB and must not be less than 3 KB in size for the photograph and 1 KB for the signature.
Multiple Applications To be avoided at all costs. However, if due to any unavoidable circumstances, any applicant submits multiple applications then he/she must ensure that the application with higher RID is complete in all respects.
Email Id The applicants must ensure that while filling their Application Form, they are providing their valid and active E-Mail IDs

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Exemption of Fee

Union Public Service Commission has given the benefit of fee exemption to the following –

1. Women Candidates
2. SC
3. ST

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Service Allocation

Service Allocation under UPSC CAPF recruitment will be made on the basis of position in the Merit List and the Service Preferences, which will have to be indicated by the candidates at the time of filling up the Detailed Application Form after qualifying the Physical and Medical Standards Tests and the Physical Efficiency Tests. Both Male and Female candidates are eligible for appointment to the post of Assistant Commandants.

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Grievance Redressal

 In Person Visit UPSC’s Facilitation Counter near ‘C’ Gate of its campus at Dholpur House, Shah Jahan Road, New Delhi -110069.
 By Phone Contact UPSC via phone on these numbers >>  011-23385271/011-23381125/011-23098543. Call between 10 a.m. to 5 p.m on working days only. 

UPSC CAPF Recruitment 2019: Official Notification

Apply Online Part-I | Part-II
Official Notification Click here
Official Website Click here

About the Security Wings

BSF – Central Armed Police force charged with guarding India’s land border during peacetime and preventing transnational crime. CRPF – The largest of India’s Central Armed Police Forces. It functions under the aegis of Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) of the Government of India.
CISF – The CISF provides security cover to 300 industrial units, government infrastructure projects and facilities and establishments located all over India.  SSB – It is currently under the administrative control of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India. Prior to 2001, the force was known as the Special Service Bureau (SSB)


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