The eligibility conditions for the candidates who would like to appear for the Central Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Examination, conducted by the UPSC are given as under:
(a) A candidate must have attained the
age of 20 years and must not have
attained the age of 25 years on 1st
August, 2019, i.e. he/she must have been
born not earlier than 2nd August, 1995
and not later than 1st August, 2001.
(b) The upper age limit prescribed above
will be relaxable.
(i) upto a maximum of five years if a candidate
belongs to a Scheduled Caste or a
(ii) upto a maximum of three years in the
case of candidates belonging to Other
Backward Classes who are eligible to
avail of reservation applicable to such
(iii) upto a maximum of five years for
Civilian Central Government Servants in
accordance with the existing instructions
of the Central Government. ExServicemen
will also be eligible for this
relaxation. However the total relaxation
claimed on account of Government
Service will be limited to five years.
(iv) upto a maximum of five years if a candidate
had ordinarily been domiciled in
the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the
period from 1st January, 1980 to the 31st
day of December, 1989.
Note I : Candidates belonging to the
Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled
Tribes and the Other Backward Classes
who are also covered under any other
clause of Para 3(III)(b) above, viz. those
coming under the category of Civilian
Central Government Servants/ ExServicemen
and persons domiciled in the
State of Jammu & Kashmir, will be eligible
for grant of cumulative age-relaxation
under both the categories.
Note II : The term Ex-Servicemen will
apply to the persons who are defined as
Ex-Servicemen in the Ex-Servicemen
(Re-employment in Civil Services and
Posts) Rules, 1979, as amended from
time to time.
Note III : The term “Civilian Central Government Servants” in Para 3 (III)(b)(iii) above will apply to persons who are defined as “Government Servants” in the Central Civil Services (Classification, Control and Appeal) Rules, 1965 as amended from time to time.
As female candidates are eligible for appointment to CRPF, CISF, SSB and BSF only, they will be required to indicate their preference for CRPF, CISF, SSB and BSF only.
A candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree of a University incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other educational institutions established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section-3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or possess an equivalent qualification.
Note I : Candidates who have appeared at an examination the passing of which would render them educationally qualified for the Commission’s examination but have not been informed of the results as also the candidates who intend to appear at such a qualifying examination in the year 2016 will also be eligible for admission to the examination. Such candidates will be admitted to the examination if otherwise eligible but the admission would be deemed to be provisional and subject to cancellation if they do not produce proof of having passed the requisite examination along with the Detailed Application Form which will be required to be submitted online by the candidates who after qualifying on the result of the written part of the examination are also declared qualified in the Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests.
Note II : In exceptional cases the Union Public Service Commission may treat a candidate who has not any of the foregoing qualifications as a qualified candidate, provided that he/she has passed an examination conducted by the other Institutions, the standard of which in the opinion of the Commission justifies his/her admission to the examination.
Note III : Candidates possessing professional and technical qualifications which are recognised by Government as equivalent to professional and technical degree would also be eligible for admission to the examination.