UPSC CAPF (AC) Online Form 2020 Released


Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has recently begun the registration procedure for the UPSC CAPF 2020 Recruitment exam for the post of Assistant Commandant (AC). Candidates who are interested to appear in the examination can apply for this test and acquire every detail regarding the exam by visiting the official website of the UPSC. To read out more details, go through the news below.

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has latterly commenced the registration procedure for UPSC Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) 2020 Recruitment exam for the post of Assistant Commandant (AC) on the 24th of April, 2020. All those candidates who are willing to sit in this recruitment examination can fill-up the application form by accessing the official website of UPSC

According to the official notification, UPSC has released 398 job vacancies to recruit the proficient candidates for AC posts. The authority has scheduled the last date of the registration process and fee payment on 20th May 2020. UPSC CAPF (AC) 2020 examination is going to be conducted on the 18th of August, 2020 and the hall tickets for the same will be delivered a week or two prior to the exam date. Aspirants holding a bachelor’s degree in any stream are eligible to apply for the exam and the age of these candidates must range between 20 to 25 years of age.

Synopsis of UPSC CAPF 2020 Online Forms

Exam Name
UPSC CAPF 2020 Recruitment Exam

Conducting Authority

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

No. of Vacancies

398 posts

Posts Name

Assistant Commandant (AC)

Application Form Release Date

24th April 2020 (tentative date)

Last Date to Apply

20th May 2020 (tentative date)

Form Fee Last date

20th May 2020 (tentative date)

Job Location

All Over India

UPSC CAPF (AC) 2020 Vacancy Details

Department Name
Total Posts

Border Security Force (BSF)


Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)


Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)


Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)


Sahastra Seema Bal (SSB)




How to apply for UPSC CAPF 2020 Online Forms?

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has latterly published the UPSC CAPF 2020 application form on its official website. The online forms have been available on the website from April 24th till the 29th of May, 2020.

Here, we have mentioned the step by step procedure that candidates will require while applying for UPSC CAPF 2020 Application form:

Step 1: Do Register yourself
    • Go to the official website of UPSC 2020
    • Search out the “Notices” section, and then find out the “UPSC CAPF 2020 application form”.
    • Readout all the vital instructions carefully.
    • Now, complete the registration process by giving personal details including phone number, email id, and name.
Step 2: Fill up the UPSC CAPF Online Form 2020
    • In the second step, candidates need to log in to the website with credentials like registration number and password.
    • Fill out the entire details asked to end up the education-oriented essential details (whichever is applicable).
    • Here, upload your mark sheet and obtained marks in percentage form.
    • Enter all the details such as father’s name, mother’s name and fixed up a security question according to your choice from the drop-down.
Step 3: Now, upload Photographs and Signature
    • Once the student has filled up his application form, candidates now have to upload all the educational qualifications, then upload the scanned copy of your photograph and signature.
    • The size of the photograph and signature must not range higher than 40Kbs and must be in the JPG format.
    • The photographs of the candidates must be colored one with a moderate background and signature that must be written in the running handwriting.
Picture Size


Scanned Photograph

3Kb to 40 Kbs

JPG format


Scanned Signature

1 Kb to 40 Kbs

JPG format

Step 4: UPSC CAPF 2020 Application Form Fee Payment
    • At the last stage, candidates need to pay their application form fees according to the category details.
    • The Payment of the application form will be made only through BHIM UPI/Netbanking/credit/ debit card or e-challan.
    • A confirmation mail regarding will be sent to the candidates once their application form fee has been paid.

Details mentioned on UPSC CAPF (AC) 2020 Online Form:

The application form of UPSC CAPF 2020 Recruitment exam will comprise of the following details:

    • Name of the candidate
    • Signature of candidates
    • Marital Status
    • Nationality
    • Name and code of the state/Union Territory
    • Personal Information
    • Category
    • Education qualification
    • Work experience
    • Residential address

Application Fee:

The application form fee payment will be made online and once the fee is paid, it will not be refunded. Here, we have mentioned the online form fee table for different categories for the UPSC CAPF 2020 Recruitment exam.




Rs. 200/-

Reserved Category




Mode of Payment:

The mode of payment is an online mode, so it’ll be only done through Internet Banking/Debit/Credit Card or by cash through SBI Bank.

UPSC CAPF 2020 Eligibility Criteria:

All the candidates who’ll meet the eligibility criteria of the UPSC CAPF 2020 exam will only be considered eligible to appear for the 2020 recruitment. Below, we have listed the criteria that need to be followed by every aspiring candidate:

Age Limit-

According to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), there are several norms and regulations that candidates need to follow by the age limit which is as follows:

    • Minimum Age Limit: 20 years of age
    • Maximum Age Limit: 25 years of age

Education Qualification-

To appear in UPSC CAPF 2020 exam, the education qualification required by every candidate is that they must any Bachelor’s degree with any stream from any recognized college or University.

Physical Standards-

The measurement of the physical standard's is as follows:



165 cms

157 cms


50 kgs

46 kgs


81 cm

Not Applicable

UPSC CAPF 2020 Exam Pattern

Stage 1: Written Exam

The Stage-I of this exam consists of two papers and conducts two sessions on the same day.  Both the slots vary from each other.




Maximum Marks



General Ability and Intelligence

Objective type


10 a.m. to 12 p.m.


General Studies, Essay, and Comprehension

Subjective paper


2 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Stage 2: Physical and Mental Test

This stage will only be qualified by the candidates who have qualified the Stage-I.




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 Meters

(3 chances)

Shot Put (7.26 Kgs.)

4.5 Meters  


Stage 3: Interview/ Personality Test Pattern:

Candidates who’ll crack the Medical Eligibility Test will only be called for the Interview/ Personality Efficiency Test (PET).

DAF: The applicants who’ll be short-listed for Personality/ Interview Test will be given a Detailed Application Form (DAF)  where they’ll have to mention their preference of Forces.

Marks: The last stage, i.e. the Interview/Personality Test will be of 150 Marks.

Merit list: The Merit list will be made on the basis of the marks secured by the aspirants in the Written Examination and Interview/Personality Test.

UPSC CAPF 2020 Exam: Selection process

The selection procedure of UPSC CAPF (AC) 2020 will consist of the following three stages:

    1. Written Exam
    2. Physical and Medical Test
    3. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Personal Interview (PI)

All the candidates will be considered eligible for the Physical & Medical Test as well as PET when they’ll qualify the written exam of the selection process.

UPSC CAPF 2020 Quick Links

Important Links

Official Notification

Click Here

Apply Online

Click Here

Official website

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