Staff Selection Commission( Government of India ) conducts the exam every year for the recruitment of sub inspector and assistant sub inspector. This exam is also known as SSC ( Staff Selection Commission ) CPO ( Central Police Organization) Exam. The exam of CPO is organized on the national level to fulfill the posts in the various government organization such as ITBP, CBI, SSB, CISF, BSF and SI in Delhi police. To appear this exam candidates should have academic qualification as well as physical efficiency as per the terms of SSC CPO.
The pattern of SSC CFPO exam is based on General knowledge , reasoning , Numerical and English Comprehensive questions. SSC CPO exam will consist of a written test ( part 1 and part 2 ) following with Physical efficiency test . Candidate who will have qualified the part 1 will only be able to appear part 2SSC CPO exam is held on national level so the large numbers of candidates apply for the post of ASI and SI
We are here to provide all the important information and pattern of SSC CPO SI exam . Aspiring candidates can visit the official website to download the previous year SSC CPO SI ASI question paper and get an exact idea of exam syllabus and pattern. This previous year question paper will surly help out those candidates who are willing to clear the ASI and SI exam of SSC CPO.
Academic Qualification – Graduation from any recognized university and equivalent , Candidates who have appeared final year of degree exam and waiting for the result are eligible for the SSC CPO written exam.
Nationality – Candidate should be an Indian Citizen.
Age : Aspiring candidates should be between age of 20 years to 25 years
Age Relaxation : 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC
|General candidates||170 cm||80 cm||85 cm|
|candidates from hill areas Garhwal , Kumaon , Himanchal Pradesh , Gorkhas , Dogras , Marathas , Kashmir Valley , Leh & Ladakh , North Eastern states and Sikkim.||165 cm||80 cm||85 cm|
|SC & ST candidates||162.5 cm||77 cm||82 cm|
|SSC CGL Tier-I Admit Card Download Date||Update Later|
|General candidates||157 cm|
|candidates from hill areas Garhwal , Kumaon , Himanchal Pradesh , Gorkhas , Dogras , Marathas , Kashmir Valley , Leh & Ladakh , North Eastern states and Sikkim.||155 cm|
|SC & ST Candidates||154 cm|
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The written exam of SSC CPO SI and ASI consists of two papers , First paper is objective and only those candidates will be able to give the second paper who will qualify the first paper
Paper 1 ( 2 hrs. )
|Subject||NO of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|Part A||General Intelligence and Reasoning||50||50|
|Part B||General knowledge and Generalawareness||50||50|
|Part C||Quantitive Aptitude||50||50|
|Part D||English Comprehension||50||50|
Paper 2 ( 2 hrs. )
|Subject||No of questions||MaximumMarks|
|English language and Comprehension||200||200|
After clearing the written examination candidates will be able to appear the physical Efficiency Test.Physical
consists following components :
For male candidates –
100 meter race in 16 sec
1.6 km race in 6.5 minutes
Long jump – 3.65 meters in 3 chances
High jump – 1.2 meters in 3 chances
Shot put ( 16 Lbs ) – 4.5 meters in 3 chances
For female candidates –
100 meters race in 18 seconds
800 meters race in 4 minutes
Long Jump – 2.7 meters ( 9 feet ) in 3 chances
High Jump – 0.9 meters ( 3 feet ) in 3 chances
The last step of the SSC CPO Selection procedure is Personal interview after clearing the Physical Efficiency Test
For Paper 1
(A) General intelligence and reasoning :This section consists analogies , similarities and differences ,space visualization ,problem solving analysis judgement. decision making visual memory discrimination observation , Relation concepts arithmetical reasoning verbal and figure classification. Arithmetical series non verbal series . This section includes such kind of questions which will test the ability of dealing with abstract ideas and symbols and their arithmetical computations and other analytical functions.
(B) General knowledge and General Awareness :Question will be asked in this section to test the candidate’s knowledge of the all the current issues and matters of the environment around him. Questions will also be asked about the every day observation regarding scientific aspects . Questions about India and its neighbouring countries ( History , Culture , Geography , Politics , Economic scene ) will be included.
(c) Quantative Aptitude :To test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of candidates question will be implemented in this section. computation of whole numbers , decimals and fraction and relationship between numbers . It will test the sense of magnitude , estimation or prediction for the real life problems of knowledge of alternative computation procedure to find answers.
(d) English Comprehnsion
For Paper 2
English language and comprehension
In this part candidates will have to show their skill of using plain and simple English language and clarity of expression , with effective communication of words.
General and OBC candidates have to pay Rs 100/-Female and SC/ST candidates are free from depositing fee or will have to pay nothing for the exam.
Candidates can pay the fee through Challan at SBI branch.
SSC CPO 2018 is being conducted 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
The SSC CPO 2018 Notification will be released by SSC on 3rd March 2018. The last date to submit the SSC CPO 2018 application will be 2nd April 2018. Paper-1 of this exam is scheduled from 4th June to 10th June 2018.
The exam dates for SSC CPO 2018-19 has been released by SSC. Let’s have a look at the tentative dates for SSC CPO 2018 Exam:
|Notification Release Date||3rd March 2018|
|Tier-I Admit Card||May 2018|
|Commencement of Paper-1 Exam||04th June 2018 to 10th June 2018 (CBE)|
SSC CPO 2018 notification has not been released yet. The notification will include details on the number of vacancies for 2018. Last year, Staff Selection Commission of India had increased the overall SSC CPO Vacancy from 2221 to 2449. The update of Vacancy was like a boon for all the aspirants preparing for SSC CPO 2017 Exam. To get more information on the vacancy, click on the link mentioned below:
Click to View Details of SSC CPO 2o17 Updated Vacancies
Questions asked in both the paper-1 and paper-2 of SSC CPO 2018 will be of Objective Multiple Choice Type. Questions asked will be bilingual, i.e. in both Hindi and English. 0.25 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer marked by a candidate on his/her OMR Answer Sheet. SSC CPO 2018 Exam will be conducted in three phase:
The final merit list will be tabulated on the basis of a candidate’s performance in all the three phases of SSC CPO Exam.
SSC CPO 2017 Paper-1 will have 4 major sections:
Let’s have a look at the detailed syllabus of all these 4 sections:
|General Reasoning||General Knowledge||Quantitative Aptitude||English Comprehension|
|Verbal Reasoning||Current Affairs||Percentage||Reading Comprehension|
|Syllogism||Awards and Honors||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|