SSC CAPF Exam Pattern 2019 Tier 1 Online Computer Based Test SI ASI

SSC CAPF Exam Pattern 2019 SSC conducts CAPF Exam to recruit for the post of SI (Senior Inspector) and ASI (Assistant Sub Inspector) in various armed forces like CRPF, BSF, ITBP, SSB etc. Having an idea of the Exam pattern can really help CAPF aspirants to confirm a position in whole recruitment process. The same exam is divided into 3 Sections as per CAPF SI Exam Pattern. Candidates can check the CAPF Notification from below. Section-1 includes 2 papers, Section-2 include physical test and Section-3 include a medical test. A candidate needs to qualify all the sections in order to get a position in the exam. The candidate must be a graduate in any course in order to appear for the Exam. Other details of the SSC CAPF Exam Pattern are given below.

SI ASI Exam Pattern

CAPF SI Exam Pattern Important Dates

Activity Dates
Online Application Starts 17/09/2019
Online Application Starts 17/09/2019
Last date to apply 15/10/2019
Admit cards issued date 03/12/2019
Paper 1 Exam date 11/12- 13/12/2019
Result of Paper 1 To be notified soon

SSC CAPF ASI Exam Pattern

The complete recruitment of each candidate of Sub Inspector and Assistant Sub Inspector is divided in three separate parts of the exams.These exams are also known as CAPF Exam Pattern Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3. This includes 2 papers each of 200 marks containing 200 questions of 1 mark each. There is negative marking of ¼ marks for every wrong answer. The total time given for exam is 120 minutes. Candidates can check the Preparation Tips of the Exam from below.

Preparation Tips

SSC CAPF Tier 1 Exam Pattern

Subjects Questions Marks Time
Intelligence & Reasoning 50 50 120 minutes
General Knowledge & Awareness 50 50
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
English Comprehension 50 50
Total 200 200

SSC CAPF Tier 2 Exam Pattern

Subjects Questions Marks Time
English Comprehension 200 200 120 minutes

SSC CAPF Physical Standard Test Pattern

Height(in  Chest
Category Male Female Male Female
General 170 157 80 (unexp) 85 (exp) N/A
For candidates belong to Hilly areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir, Valley, Leh & Laddakh regions of J&K, North-Eastern state and Sikkim 165 155 80 (unexp)

85 (exp)

ST/SC 162.5 154 77 (unexp)

82 (exp)


Candidates can check the detailed Syllabus of the Exam from below.

SSC CAPF Syllabus

SSC CAPF Physical Efficiency Test Requirements

Race Long Jump High Jump Shot Put (16 Lbs.)
Male Female Male Female Male Female Male Female
100 M in 16 sec.

1.6 KM in 6.5 minutes

100 M in 18 sec.

800 M in 4 minutes

3.65 M in 3 chances 2.7 M in 3 chances 1.2 M in 3 chances 0.9 M in 3 chances 4.5 in 3 chances N/A

Section-3:- In this section general medical test like eye sight, urine routine etc are done. The Candidate needs to qualify Previous other tests to appear in this test.

SSC CAPF Exam Date 2019-20

The official notification of the SSC CAPF SI 2019 Recruitment is containing complete details of the exam date and mentioned with the information of Exam Date too. You can visit the official website of the commission to check the same on advertisement. As soon as you will open the notice, you will be able to see the date of tier 1 online exam in front on the top of notice. Also, you can check the same here too. As per the authority, the CAPF Exam Date is from 11th December to 13th December 2019 tentatively on scheduled dates.

Important Points for Candidates

  • Solving previous year papers can be very beneficial in scoring more marks, so, download and solve them.
  • Figure out the topics you are best and worst at so that you can plan a strategy for it.
  • Take out some time to read newspapers and surf educational sites to update with what’s going around.
  • CAPF Exam is about the physical fitness as well, so exercise daily or hit the gym.
  • As stamina is also one of the main factors of the CAPF ASI Exam Pattern, therefore you should include running and other exercise as well.

Last updated: 10/01/2020.