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UPSC CAPF 2021: Latest Exam Calender, Application Form, Eligibility

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Feb 17, 2021

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UPSC conducts UPSC CAPF AC Exam once every year. This year, the application process will start on April 15, 2021, and the last date to submit the application form is on May 05, 2021.

The UPSC CAPF exam includes the posts such as  Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB),National Security Guard (NSG), and Assam Rifles(AR). Here is the official exam calendar of CAPF 2021

  • UPSC CAPF 2021 Application form will be available in online mode only and is known as Online Recruitment Application(ORA).
  • Applicants have to visit the official website to fill Application Form for UPSC CAPF.
  • The application can be filled by performing three major steps namely, registration process, filling the basic details and payment of application fee.
  • Payment of INR 200 has to be made to completely fill UPSC CAPF 2021 Application Fee.
  • Note that there is no fee for SC/ST/Women applicants.

Direct Link to Apply for UPSC CAPF 2021


CAPF Highlights

UPSC CAPF 2021 Application Form Highlights

Exam UPSC CAPF 
Conducting Authority Union Public Service Commission
Mode Online
Required Documents Photograph, Signature, ID Proof, Score sheet of Class 10 and 12  
Format English and Hindi
Payment Mode Online & Offline
Official Website https://upsconline.nic.in/ 

CAPF Application Dates

UPSC CAPF 2021 Application Dates

The UPSC has already released the exam calendar of 2021. The dates are mentioned below:

Event Date
Application form will be available from April 15, 2021
Last date to fill application form May 05, 2021
CAPF Examination date August 08, 2021
Announcement of Result To be announced
Personality Test To be announced
CAPF Eligibility

UPSC CAPF 2021 Eligibility

Before applying for UPSC CAPF 2021, all applicants must be aware of the eligibility criteria set by the Union Public Service Commission. All the candidates should meet the eligibility criteria set by UPSC to apply for CAPF Assistant Commandants. After clearing the eligibility criteria candidates can apply for UPSC CAPF 2021. The Eligibility Criteria of CAPF is here. 

CAPF Application Process

How to fill UPSC CAPF 2021 Application Form

A candidate who wishes to apply for UPSC CAPF 2021 should follow the application procedure mentioned below:

Online Registration

  • Visit the official website upsconline.nic.in.
  • Click on the recruitment button of “CAPF AC 2021”
  • Fill in the “ONLINE RECRUITMENT APPLICATION (ORA)”.
  • Enter all the details asked in the ORA such as name, parent’s name, date of birth, correspondence address, academic qualifications, email address, mobile number, etc.
  • Provide correct and functional email address as all correspondence will be made by UPSC through email only.

Uploading of Photograph and Signature

  • Upload scanned image of passport size photo (size-20 to 50 Kb) and signature (10 to 20 Kb) in JPEG format.
  • The photo must be of 200 x 300 pixels while the signature must be of 140 x 60 pixels.
  • Choose the correct file and click on open to upload.

Fee Payment

  • After completion of ORA and uploading of the documents, applicant have to pay Application Fee
  • Applicants can pay the application fee through Credit/Debit Card or via net banking or by remitting the money in any branch of SBI.
  • Applications fee is INR 200 for General and OBC male candidates, No fee for SC/ST/PH/Women candidates.
  • Click on Submit Button.

Submission

  • Once the fee has been paid successfully, a receipt will be generated. The candidate must save a copy of this receipt as proof of fee payment.
  • Submit the ORA
  • Candidate should take a printout of the submitted ORA for future references, they are not required to send the application by post/hand to UPSC.
Required Information

Required Details UPSC CAPF 2021 Application Form

Following details are asked in UPSC CAPF 2021 Application Form:

  • Salutation
  • Name Of The Applicant
  • Father’s Name
  • Mother’s Name
  • Date Of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Valid Email Address
  • Valid Mobile Number
  • Blood Group
  • Nationality
  • Language
  • Marital Status
  • Fee Remission Claimed 
  • Educational Qualification
  • Address
  • Selected Test Centers
  • Details of Fee Payment
  • Photograph and Signature of the candidate

Important Instructions

Important Instructions

Here are some of the important instructions for the candidates applying for UPSC CAPF AC 2021:

  • Candidate should provide the correct and functional email address as all correspondence will be made by the UPSC through email only.
  • Keep the printout of the Application form safely, it is required at the time of the interview.
  • Candidates are required to send self-attested copies of the documents/certificates in support of the claim made in ORA if summoned by the UPSC.
  • The shortlisted candidates will have to produce all original certificates at the time of the interview
  • Candidates must if selected be ready to undergo Medical examination and satisfy such medical authority as Government may require.

CAPF Application FAQs

UPSC CAPF 2021 FAQs

Ques. Can I fill UPSC CAPF 2021 Application Form offline?

Ans. No, the application form will only be accessible in online mode. You have to visit the official website to perform ORA.

Ques. I want to make some changes to the application form. How can I do it?

Ans. There is no such provision of correcting information in the application form, however, if you have not submitted the application form, you can make the changes by clicking on edit option. If submitted, submit a fresh application form with correct details.

Ques. Should I send the print out of the application form to the commission’s address?

Ans. No, just secure a copy of the completely filled UPSC CAPF 2020 Application Form for your reference.

Ques. What is the application fee for SC candidates?

Ans. There is no application fee for applicants belonging to SC/ST category. Also, Female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

Comments


9 Comments
S
sameer
Does CAPF Exam allow women candidates?
K
kavita rani

Hi Sameer. Yes, both male and female candidates are eligible to apply for the CAPF exam. There are different medical standards set by UPSC to apply for the desired post through UPSC CAPF. Details related to the same are presented here.
 

K
kashish tomar
Does CAPF Exam allow women candidates?
K
kavita rani

Hi Kashish. Yes, both male and female candidates are eligible to apply for the CAPF exam. There are different medical standards set by UPSC to apply for the desired post through UPSC CAPF. Details related to the same are presented here.
 

L
lakshay kakkar
Is there any provision for correction in the application/registration form in case of a fault?
K
kavita rani

Hi Lakshay. Candidates are supposed to fill the registration form with utmost care as there is no provision for correction once the form is submitted.

P
puja sao
Is there any application fee? If yes, are there any exceptions?
K
kavita rani

Hi Puja. Yes, candidates are supposed to pay INR 200 as UPSC CAPF Application Fee. However, there is no fee for SC/ST/Women applicants.

P
puja sao
Is there any application fee? If yes, are there any exceptions?
R
riyaz
How many attempts can an individual take in CAPF Exam?
K
kavita rani

Hi Riyaz. There is no specific number of attempts for CAPF exam, if you meet the minimum eligibility criteria, you can apply for n number of times.

D
deep jyoti das
How can one register for CAPF Exam?
K
kavita rani

Hi Deep. You need to visit the official website and start applying filling your details like your name, parent's name, etc. along with submitting the required documents. Detailed process to apply is mentioned here.
 

N
neha
Can a last year graduation student appear for the UPSC CAPF exam?
K
kavita rani

Hi Neha. Yes, candidates pursuing final year studies can sit for the UPSC prelims exam. But they must have completed their graduation with the minimum percentage requirement to get considered for the job.

U
umesh
after passing CAPF exam ,we have any oppurtunity to enter into SSB.
G
garima bansal
Hi Umesh, Yes after passing CAPF exam with the best score,you have a opportunity to enter into SSB.