CAPF AC Selection Process consists of three stages – the Written Exam, the Medical Test, and the Interview / Personality Test. The CAPF AC application process will start on April 15, 2021, and the last date to submit the application form is on May 05, 2021. Candidates should check the CAPF AC Eligibility Criteria here.
Candidates have to initially appear for the CAPF Exam conducted in offline mode in two sessions. The total duration of the exam is 5 hours. The candidates who clear this stage qualify for the next stage of the CAPF AC 2021 Exam. Get the latest news here
Candidates have to satisfy the parameters set for 100m race, 800m race, long jump and shot put (7.26 kg) in stage-II. Female candidates don’t have to satisfy any parameters for shot put.
The qualified candidates are then called for the personality test (interview) where they are interview by a panel of 3-4 judges with high professional and technical knowledge. Get news of CAPF AC Exam
The first step of the CAPF Recruitment is the written entrance exam conducted on the allotted CAPF Exam Centres. It is scheduled for August 08, 2021. The basic CAPF AC Exam pattern is given below:
Candidates must ensure that while writing the answers in Paper II, they adhere to the language allowed for the question. Any answer written in other mediums will not be considered.
The CAPF AC 2021 Cutoff for each paper will be different and fixed by UPSC. Candidates must secure the qualifying marks in Paper I, in order for their Paper II answers to be evaluated.
The next round of the CAPF AC 2021 selection process is the medical examination of the candidate. A candidate must qualify for the CAPF written examination with the minimum qualifying marks mentioned in the UPSC CAPF Cut off to be eligible for this step.
Such candidates who have successfully qualified, will be called for Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Test. The candidates who qualify for the PET will be eligible for the Medical Standards Test while the others will be rejected. The details of the Physical Efficiency Test (PET) are given below:
|Event||Parameter for Males||Parameter for Females|
|100 Meters race||In 16 seconds||In 18 seconds|
|800 Meters race||In 3 minutes 45 seconds||In 4 minutes 45 seconds|
|Long Jump||3.5 Meters (3 chances)||3.0 meters (3 chances)|
|Shot Put (7.26 Kgs)||4.5 Meters||Not applicable|
Candidates who are deemed fit and who qualify for the Medical Standards Test will be summoned for the final round of Interview or Personality Test. This stage of the UPSC CAPF Selection Process will be worth 150 marks.
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The candidates who manage to qualify for the Medical Standards Test will be considered eligible for the Interview round and Personality Test. All such candidates will be provided with a Detailed Application Form (DAF). Several details will have to be specified in the form, including their preference of Forces.
Before getting started with the form filling for DAF, candidates should ensure that certain things are in order. There are some documents and pieces of information that will be needed during the form filling process. It is important to keep them ready at the start.
The complete list of pre-requisites needed for DAF filling is given below:
The documents mentioned above must be scanned in their original copies in 200 dpi greyscale. They must then be converted into a single pdf file up to 2 MB. The PDF file must not be password protected and should be uploaded as part of DAF.
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Candidates will be required to produce the original certificates along with self-attested copies at the time of the interview or within the last day of the interview. Failure to provide these documents as per stated specifications will lead to the cancellation of candidature.
Some guidelines must be kept in mind while filling the Detailed Application Form for CAPF AC, as mentioned below:
The selected candidates will receive an appointment letter. The salary of CAPF AC officers is approximately INR 51,480 – 1,77,500/ – along with various allowances such as DA, MA, HRA, TA etc for their service to the Indian Government.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.