UPSC will close the application process for the 2020 Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) (AC) 2020 today, September 7, at 6.00 pm. The notification was released and the application process was started on August 18. All interested candidates are suggested to complete the application process soon on the official website, upsconline.nic.in.
The examination this year is being conducted for a total number of 209 vacancies which is drastically fewer than 2019. A total number of 78 vacancies is for BSF, 13 for CRPF, 69 for CISF, 27 for ITBP, and 22 for SSB.
The exam is scheduled to be conducted on December 20, 2020. The submitted application can be withdrawn from September 14 to September 20.
All interested candidates must be between the ages of 20 and below 25 years old to be eligible to appear for the exam. Relaxation in the upper age limit will be give as per the norms. Candidate must be a graduate from any stream to be eligible to apply.
The written exam will be of two papers; paper I from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm for 250 marks and will be objective multiple choice questions on General Ability and Intelligence. Paper II will be of 200 marks from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm testing candidates on General Studies, Essay, and Comprehension.
Candidates should go through the official notification for more details on eligibility, qualification, reservation policy, selection process, application process among others before proceeding with the application.