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Latest Exam Pattern & Syllabus Details Download

The applications are invited by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) for the post of Sub Inspector (CAPF). Detailed information on the SSC exam pattern and syllabus is given below. The official website is

Starting Date for Submission of Online Application: September 17, 2019

Last Date for Submission of Online Application: October 16, 2019
Last Date for Payment of Fee through Online: October 18, 2019
Last Date for Payment of Fee through Challan: October 19, 2019
Date of Computer Based Examination (Paper-I): December 11 & 12, 2019

How to Apply: Interested candidates may apply online through SSC‘s website from 17.09.2019 to 16.10.2019.

Selection Process for SSC CPO SI Vacancy: Selection will be based on Computer Based Examination and Physical Test. 

SSC CPO 2019: Exam Pattern

SSC CPO Paper-1 Exam Pattern

SubjectNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
General Intelligence & Reasoning50502 hours
General Knowledge & General Awareness5050
Quantitative Aptitude5050
English Comprehension5050

SSC CPO Paper-2 Exam Pattern

SubjectNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
English Language & Comprehension 200 200 2 hours

SSC CPO PET/PST Test Pattern

Male (UR)1708085
Belonging to Hilly regions & areas of J&K, North East & Sikkim1658085
Scheduled Tribes162.57782
Female (UR)157
Belonging to Hilly regions & areas of J&K, North East & Sikkim155
Scheduled Tribes154

There shall be no minimum requirement of chest measurement for Female candidates.

SSC CPO 2019: PET/ PST Test Criteria

Male Candidates

○ 100-meter race in 16 seconds
○ 1.6 Km Race in 6.5 minutes
○ Long Jump: 3.65 meters in 5 chances
○ High Jump: 1.2 meters in 3 chances
○ Shot put (16 LBS): 4.5 meters in 3 chances

Female Candidates

○ 100-meter race in 18 second
○ 800-meter race in 4 minutes
○ Long Jump: 2.7 meters or 9 feet in 3 chances
○ High Jump: 0.9 meters or 3 feet in 3 chances

Physical Eligibility Test

CriteriaMale (General / OBC / SC)Male STFemale (General / OBC / SC)Female (ST)
Height170 CMS162.5 CMS157 CMS154 CMS
Race & Time100 Meter in 16 Sec100 Meter in 18 Sec
Long Jump3.65 Meter2.7 Meter
High Jump1.2 Meter0.9 Meter
Shot Put4.5 MeterNA

PST/ PET will not carry any marks but will be of qualifying/ elimination nature.


SSC CPO 2019: Exam Syllabus

SSC CPO Paper-1 Syllabus

General Intelligence & ReasoningAnalogy, Verbal Reasoning, Syllogism, Circular Seating Arrangement,  Linear Seating Arrangement, Ranking, Double Lineup, Scheduling, Input-Output, Blood Relations, Directions and Distances, Ordering and Ranking, Data Sufficiency, Coding and Decoding, Code Inequalities.
General KnowledgeCurrent Affairs, Awards, and Honours, Books and Authors, Sports, Entertainment, Obituaries, Important Dates, Scientific Research, General Polity, Indian Constitution
Quantitative AptitudePercentage, Ratio and Percentage, Data Interpretation, Mensuration and Geometry, Quadratic Equation, Interest, Problems of Ages, Profit and Loss, Number Series, Speed, Distance and Time, Time and Work, Number System, Data Sufficiency, Mixture and Allegation
English ComprehensionReading Comprehension, Grammar, Vocabulary, Writing Ability, etc.

SSC CPO Paper-2 Syllabus

English Language & Comprehension

Error Spotting, Fill in the Blanks, Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Completion, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, Comprehension, etc.


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