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UPSC CAPF AC Syllabus 2019 (Subject-Wise) Exam Pattern Download pdf


As per latest update, Union Public Service Commission has decided that Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Examination, 2019 will be conducted on 18-08-2019 (Sunday). So appearing candidates can download UPSC CAPF AC Syllabus (Subject-Wise) and Exam Pattern in PDF Form from here.

Only those candidates will be able to appear in examination who will submit UPSC CAPF AC Application Form between 24-04-2019 to 20-05-2019. Along with the UPSC CAPF Syllabus PDF we have also given the complete UPSC CAPF AC Exam Pattern which helps you in understand the exam scheme of UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandant Examination.

UPSC CAPF Syllabus (Subject-Wise)

Exam Pattern and the Syllabus are the essentials terms to clear any exam effectively and efficiently, so candidates are advised to download the UPSC CAPF Exam Syllabus now and start your preparation accordingly.

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Organization NameUnion Public Service Commission
Exam NameUPSC CAPF Assistant Commandant
UPSC CAPF AC Exam Date18-08-2019 (Sunday)
Starting date to apply online24-04-2019
Last date to apply online20-05-2019
Recruitment DepartmentsCentral Armed Police Forces (CAPF) viz. Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
Apply ModeOnline
Selection ProcessWritten Examination,  Physical Standards/ Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests, Interview/ Personality Test, Final Selection /
Job LocationIndia
CategoryUPSC CAPF AC Syllabus
Official Websiteupsc.gov.in/

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UPSC AC Syllabus 2019 of Paper I and Paper II:

CAPF Syllabus (Paper I)

CAPF Syllabus (Paper II)

  • Essay Writing
  • Comprehension
  • Precis Writing
  • Counter Argument
  • Communications
  • Report Writing
  • Language Skills
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary etc

UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandant Syllabus for General Studies:

UPSC CAPF Syllabus for General Intelligence:

  • Analogies.
  • Arrangements.
  • Problem Solving.
  • Syllogisms.
  • Spatial Orientation.
  • Space Visualization.
  • Analysis.
  • Ranking.
  • Arithmetical Reasoning.
  • Decision Making.
  • Visual Memory.
  • Arithmetic Number Series.
  • Figural Classification.
  • Coding and Decoding.
  • Relationship Concepts.
  • Statement Conclusion etc.

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UPSC CAPF 2019 Exam Pattern Highlights

Name of the examUnion Public Service Commission (UPSC) Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF)
Abbreviated asUPSC CAPF
Conducted byUnion Public Service Commission
SelectionThree Rounds
First RoundWritten (Paper 1 is based on General Ability and Intelligence and Paper 2 based on General Studies, Essay and Comprehension)
Second RoundPhysical ability test
Third RoundInterview/ Personality Test

UPSC Central Police Forces Exam Pattern:

Candidates are required to go though the details about UPSC CAPF Assistant Commandant Examination scheme as follows:

  • There are two papers for the written exam.
  • Paper I will be of General Ability & General Intelligence
  • All the questions in paper I will be objective type.
  • There will be to total 125 Questions in Paper I which are to be completed in the duration of 2 Hours
  • Whereas General Ability & General Intelligence paper will carry 250 Marks total.
  • Paper II will be of General Studies, Essay & Comprehension
  • All the questions in paper II will be subjective in nature.
  • The question of General Studies, Essay & Comprehension will carry total 200 Marks.
  • Total duration for Paper II will be provided 3 Hours.
Paper I-Written Exam: Objective (125 Questions): 2 Hours
Intelligence & General Ability250
Paper I-Written Exam: Subjective: 3 Hours
General Studies, Essay & Comprehension200

Know Here: Important Essay Topics for Competitive Exams

Further Process:

Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests:

Candidates who will successfully qualified the exam written examination will become eligible for Physical Standards/ Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests.

Tests as indicated below:

Physical Efficiency Tests (PET):

100 Meters raceIn 16 second
800 Meters raceIn 3 minutes 45 seconds
Long Jump3.5 Meters (3 chances)
Shot Put (7.26 Kgs.)4.5 Meters
100 Meters raceIn 18 seconds
800 Meters raceIn 4 minutes 45 seconds
Long Jump3.0 meters (3 chances)
Shot Put (7.26 Kgs.)

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Interview/Personality Test:

  • Candidates, who are declared qualified in the Medical Standards Tests, will be called for Interview/Personality Test to be conducted by Union Public Service Commission.
  • The Interview/Personality Test will carry 150 Marks.
  • Aspirants, who are short-listed for Interview/Personality Test, will be issued a Detailed Application Form (DAF) in which selected candidates require to mention their preference of Forces.

Get Here Latest: UPSC Interview Questions and Answers

Final Selection / Merit:

The final selection of the candidates will made on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the Written Examination and Interview/Personality Test.

Also Read Out: Strategies of Personality Development


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