UPSC CAPF (AC) 2024 Application Form, Exam Date, Admit Card, and Eligibility.

UPSE CAPF (AC) 2024 important dates announced.

Union Public Service Commission organizes an entrance examination for candidates who want to get recruited into the paramilitary forces of India. To get recruited, candidates have to pass the entrance examination first. Following are the paramilitary forces in which the selected candidates will be recruited:

  • Border Security Force (BSF)
  • Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
  • Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
  • Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
  • Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)

In this article, we will discuss UPSE CAPF (AC) 2024: Prelims, Mains, Exam Date, Admit Card, Eligibility, etc.

UPSE CAPF (AC) Important Dates 2024

EventsImportant Dates
Starting of Online Application24 April 2024
Last Date to Apply Online14 May 2024
Last Date to Submit Application Fees14 May 2024 (Tentatively)
Released of CAPF AC 2024 Admit CardJuly 2024, 3rd week
CAPF AC 2022 Written Test04 August 2024
Declaration of CAPF AC 2024 Written Test ResultSeptember 2024

UPSE CAPF (AC) 2024 Eligibility Criteria

The following are the eligibility criteria for UPSE CAPF (AC) entrance examination-

  • The candidate must be graduated from a recognized university in any discipline
  • The minimum age requirement for the candidate is 20 years of age and the maximum age limit for participating in the entrance examination is 25 years. There are age relaxations for the candidates belonging to the weaker section of the society-
    • SC/ST: 5 years
    • OBC: 3 years
    • Government servants: 5 years.
  • The candidate must be a citizen of India or Bhutan, Nepal, and a Tibetan Refugee who came before 1962 can apply for the examination. Also, Indian Origin migrants from countries like Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and Myanmar, etc can apply

Physical Standards

The following are the minimum physical standard requirement of the candidates who want to participate in the UPSC CAPF (AC)-

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Physical StandardsMenWomen
Height165 cm157 cm
Chest(unexpanded)81 cm (with 5 cm minimum expansion)(Not applicable)
Weight50 kg46 kg

Medical Standards

(a) Eyesight:  
 Better eye (corrected vision)Worse eye (corrected vision)
Distant vision6/6
6/12 OR 6/9
Near VisionN6 (corrected) N9 (corrected)

UPSE CAPF (AC) 2024 Application Form 2024

The following are the application form for UPSE IES/ESE entrance examination-

  • Visit the official website of UPSE and navigate to the Examination tab followed by clicking on the Active Examination button
  • Now, click on the CAPF (AC) 2024 examination link to open the application form followed by clicking on the apply button
  • After clicking on the apply button, you’ll have to get yourself registered using your email Id password, etc
  • After registration is complete, log in to your account using your login credentials
  • After logging in, you’ll find the application form which you have to fill correctly
  • After filling in the application form, you’ll have to upload the documents mentioned below followed by paying the application fee
  • After paying the application fee, make sure you take a printout of the application fee and payment receipt for future use

Documents Required for UPSE CAPF (AC)

The following are the documents required for UPSE CAPF (AC)-

  • Scanned passport size photograph
  • Scanned signature
  • Scanned left-hand thumb impression
  • Signed declaration

UPSE CAPF (AC) Application Fee

The following are the application fee for UPSE IES/ESE entrance examination-

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ST/PH//femaleExempted from fee payment

UPSE CAPF (AC) Examination pattern

The following are the examination pattern for UPSE CAPF (AC) entrance Examination-

Paper-I250 Marks
Paper-II200 Marks
Interview Test150 Marks
Total600 Marks

UPSE CAPF (AC) 2024 Syllabus

The following are the syllabus for UPSE CAPF (AC) entrance examination-


  • General Ability and Intelligence
  • General Mental Ability
  • General Science
  • Current Events of National and International Importance
  • Indian Polity and Economy
  • History of India
  • Constitution of India
  • World Geography
  • Environmental Science


  • General Studies, Essay and Comprehension
  • Essay questions which are to be answered (Hindi or English)
  • Comprehension, précis writing, other communications/language skills (English)

UPSE CAPF (AC) Admit Card 2024

The admit card for CAPF (AC) is not yet released, we will update the admit card status once the UPSE releases the admit card for UPSE CAPF (AC) 2024.

UPSE CAPF (AC) Result 2024

The result for CAPF (AC) is not yet released, we will update the result status once the UPSE releases the result for UPSE CAPF (AC) 2024.

UPSC CAPF (AC) Selection Process

The selection process of UPSC CAPF (AC) is divided into two sections, which are as follows-


Paper NameTime Duration Marks
Paper- I – General and Mental Ability2 hours250 marks
Paper-II – General Studies, Essay, and Comprehension3 Hours200 marks
Total450 marks

Physical Efficiency Tests (PET)

EventMales Females
100 Meters raceIn 16 Seconds In 18 seconds
800 Meters raceIn 3 minutes 45 secondsIn 4 minutes 45 seconds
Long Jump3.5 Meters (3 chances)3.0 meters (3 chances)
Shot Put (7.26 Kgs)4.5 Meters

Interview/Personality Test

This test includes the candidate’s performance in answering personality reviewing questions, situation questions, etc. The interview will be conducted in the UPSC Bhawan situated in New Delhi.

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