UPSC CAPF (ACs) Hiring 2024: Fill Out Online Application for 506 Positions

Brief Information: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has announced the Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Exam 2024 through a recent notification. This exam serves as a gateway for candidates interested in prestigious positions within various Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) like the Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), and Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB).

Individuals keen on this opportunity must carefully review the eligibility criteria outlined in the notification before proceeding with the application process. The eligibility criteria typically include educational qualifications, age limits, and physical standards. Interested candidates meeting these requirements can apply online through the official UPSC website.

The Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Exam is highly competitive and demands thorough preparation. Successful candidates can look forward to serving in leadership roles within these esteemed paramilitary forces, contributing to national security and safeguarding the country's borders. Aspirants should stay updated with the official notification for essential details regarding the examination schedule, syllabus, and application deadlines.

Application Fee

The application fee for the UPSC Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Exam 2024 is Rs. 200/- for General category candidates, while SC/ST/Female candidates are exempt from payment. The fee can be paid online through SBI by cash, Net banking facility of State Bank of India, or using Visa/Master/RuPay Credit/Debit cards.

  • For General: Rs. 200/-
  • For SC/ ST/ Female: NIL


The UPSC Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Exam 2024 application process starts from 24th April 2024. Candidates can apply online until 14th May 2024, 18:00 Hours. The correction window is open from 15th May 2024 to 21st May 2024. The last date for fee payment via "Pay by cash" mode is 13th May 2024, while for online mode, it is 14th May 2024, until 18:00 Hrs. The examination for Paper I is scheduled for 4th August 2024, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon, and for Paper II from 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM on the same day. Candidates should adhere to these dates and times to ensure a smooth application process and participation in the examination.

  • Starting Date 24-04-2024
  • Last Date 14-05-2024 till 18.00 Hours
  • Last Date for (“Pay by cash” mode): 13-05-2024
  • Last Date for (Online Mode): 14-05-2024 till 18:00 Hrs
  • Date of Paper I : 04-08-2024 (10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon)
  • Date of Paper II : 04-08-2024 (02:00 PM to 05:00 PM)

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Age Limit (as on 01-08-2024)

  • Minimum Age Limit : 20 Years
  • Maximum Age Limit : 25 Years

For the UPSC Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Exam 2024, candidates must meet specific age criteria as of 1st August 2024. The minimum age limit is 20 years, while the maximum age limit is 25 years. In other words, candidates must have been born between 2nd August 1999 and 1st August 2004 to be eligible for this examination. It's essential for applicants to ensure they fall within this age range before applying.


  • Candidates applying for the UPSC Central Armed Police Forces (Assistant Commandants) Exam 2024 must hold a Bachelor's Degree from a recognized university. This educational qualification is a prerequisite for eligibility to apply for the examination.

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Central Armed Police Forces (ACs) Exam 2024

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