Central Police Organisations (SSC CPO) is national level central govt. exam which is conducted by Selection Staff Commission every year to recruit candidates to the post of Sub Inspector in Delhi Police, Sub Inspector in CAPFs, Assistant Sub Inspector in CISF, Inspector posts and Sub Inspector Posts in the Central Police Organization (CPO).
SSC CPO exam has four different phases that candidates need to clear in order to get selected for various posts in Delhi Police, CAPFs & CISFs. In phase 1, candidates have to pass paper 1, which is a Objective Multiple Choice Questions paper from the subjects of English, Reasoning, Maths & General Studies. In phase 2, PET/PST Test is conducted to check the endurance (physical strength) of candidates. In phase 3, candidates have to qualify Paper II in which objective questions are asked from the subject of English only. In phase 4, detailed medical examination is done.
SSC CPO is one of the great opportuniy for students looking forward for a reputed position in Central Police Organisations. Through this article, we will provide all relevant information regarding SSC CPO exam like important dates, eligibility criteria, the application process, exam pattern, syllabus, selection process, post-wise vacancies etc.
|SSC CPO 2020 Application Date||To be announced|
|SSC CPO 2020 Paper I Admit Card||10 days before exam|
|SSC CPO 2020 Paper I Exam Date||29.09.2020 to 01.10.2020 & 05.10.2020|
|SSC CPO 2020 Paper-II Exam Date||To be announced|
The criteria that an applicant has to fulfill for the eligibility to appear in the SSC CPO Exam are given below:
|Jammu & Kashmir
|Jammu & Kashmir
SSC CPO Paper 1
|General Reasoning||General Knowledge||Quantitative Aptitude||English Comprehension|
|Verbal Reasoning||Current Affairs||Percentage||Reading Comprehension|
|Syllogism||Awards and Honours||Ratio and Percentage||Grammar|
|Circular Seating Arrangement||Books and Authors||Data Interpretation||Vocabulary|
|Linear Seating Arrangement||Sports||Mensuration and Geometry||Verbal Ability|
|Double Lineup||Entertainment||Quadratic Equation||Synonyms-Antonyms|
|Scheduling||Obituaries||Interest||Active and Passive Voice|
|Input Output||Important Dates||Problems of Ages||Para Jumbles|
|Blood Relations||Scientific Research||Profit and Loss||Fill in the Blanks|
|Directions and Distances||Number Series||Error Correction|
|Ordering and Ranking||Speed, Distance and Time|
|Data Sufficiency||Time and Work|
|Coding and Decoding||Number System|
|Code Inequalities||Data Sufficiency|
SSC CPO Paper 2
|English Language and Comprehension||Error Recognition
Fill in the Blanks
Phrases and Idiomatic Use of Words
SSC CPO Exam is held on objective mode with MCQs. It is bilingual i.e. in the languages Hindi and English. It observe negative marking with as much as 0.25 as a penalty for every mistake committed by the candidate. SSC CPO comprise of three stages as given below:
SSC CPO Paper 1 Exam Pattern
|S.No||Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|1||General Intelligence & Reasoning||50||50||2 hours|
Note - SSC CPO Paper-2 will be held once you qualify PET/PST Test.
SSC CPO PET, PST and Medical Test.
|Belonging to Hilly regions & areas of J&K, North East & Sikkim||165||80||85|
|Belonging to Hilly regions & areas of J&K, North East & Sikkim||155||-||-|
For Male Candidates
For Female Candidates
SSC CPO Medical Test
SSC CPO Paper 2 Exam Pattern
SSC CPO Paper-2 will be conducted after PET/PST Test for SSC CPO is conducted.
|Subject||Number of questions||Maximum marks||Duration|
|English language & Comprehension||200||200||2 hours|
Applicants can pay the FEE through SBI Challan/SBI Net banking or through credit/debit cards of any bank.
The SSC CPO application fees for various categories are given below:
The final merit list will be determined on the foundation of the performance of the candidate in all the three stages of SSC CPO Exam.
|Post Name||Level||Group||Salary/ Pay Scale|
|Sub Inspector in Delhi Police (Male/ Female)||6||‘C’ Non-Gazetted||Rs. 35400-112400/-|
|Sub Inspector in CAPF||6||‘B’ Non-Gazetted||Rs. 35400-112400/-|
|Assistant Sub-Inspector(ASI) in CISF||6||‘C’ Non-Gazetted||Rs. 29200-92300/-|