The UPSC CAPF 2020 application process is going to close today and candidates must submit their forms by 6 pm. The notification was released on August 18, 2020. The CAPF exam is conducted once every year to recruit Assistant Commandants. Due to the Coronavirus pandemic this year, the exam had been postponed significantly from its usual time. Eventually, the new dates for the exam were notified by UPSC on June 5, 2020. Read- UPSC CAPF 2020 vacancies
The following are some basic factors to know about the specific exam:
- There are several provisions for ex-servicemen candidates as per the eligibility details for the exam.
- There are also category-wise age relaxations adhering to the regulations of the government.
- The application fees of the exam are INR 200 for all candidates except female candidates, SC and ST.
- The written exam will be conducted on December 20, 2020. It comprises two papers- the General Ability and Intelligence Test which is an objective type paper. It carries 200 marks. The second paper is general studies, essays, and comprehension which comprised of 250 marks.
- The candidates selected based on the written test will have to appear for the physical or medical standard test and only upon qualifying, they will be selected for the final merit list. The test is conducted in all the designated CRPF exam centers.
UPSC CAPF 2020 admit card will be available a few days before the exam and candidates can keep a regular tab on the official website for the same.
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*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.