On Wednesday, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) issued a notification announcing dates and procedure for applying for Central Armed Police Forces Examination, 2018 on its official website upsc.gov.in
NUMBER OF POSTS:
According to the notification, total 398 vacancies will be filled through the examination.
BSF: 60 posts
CRPF: 179 posts
CISF: 84 posts
ITBP: 46 posts
SSB: 29 posts
LAST DATE TO APPLY:
The last date for receipt of applications for the examination is May 21, 2018, till 6 pm. The written examination will be held on August 12, 2018.
Candidates shall be issued an e-admission certificate three weeks before the commencement of the examination and will be available on the official website.
Aspirants are required to go through the notification properly and check eligibility conditions and instructions before applying for the exam.
SELECTION PROCESS FOR UPSC RECRUITMENT 2018:
The written examination to be conducted by the UPSC will have two papers.
Paper 1 will have objective questions (multiple answers type) of 250 marks to test candidate’s general ability and intelligence.
Paper 2 will have questions on general studies, essay and comprehension carrying 200 marks.
There will be a penalty (negative marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the objective type question paper.
There will be minimum qualifying marks separately in each Paper. Paper 1 will be evaluated first and Paper 2 will be evaluated only of those candidates who obtain the minimum qualifying marks in Paper 1.
Interview/Personality Test: Those who clear the second hurdle will be called for an interview carrying 150 marks.
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