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Ripul Agarwal | Updated On - January, 12 2023

SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022 Answer Key

SSC has released the SSC Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police and CAPFs Final Answer Key.

What is SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022?

SSC (Staff Selection Commission) CPO exam or Staff Selection Commission Central Police Organization exam is a national-level test conducted by SSC to select eligible candidates for the post of Sub-Inspector (SI) in Delhi Police and Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs). All the SSC CPO posts fall under the Central Government. Like most Central Government jobs, they have outstanding salaries and perks like dearness allowance, medical allowance, conveyance allowance, house rent allowance, top-of-the-line insurance, retirement benefits, etc.

Important Dates for SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022

EVENTS DATES
Starting date of online registration 10.08.2022 to 30.08.2022
Last date and time for online registration 30.08.2022 (2300 hours)
Last date and time for the generation of offline challan 30.08.2022 (2300 hours)
Last date and time for making online fee payment 31.08.2022 (2300 hours)
Last date for payment through challan (during working hours of a bank) 31.08.2022
Date of “Window for Application Form Correction’ and online payment of correction charges 01.09.2022 (2300 hours)
Schedule of computer-based examination November 2022

Eligibility Criteria for SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022

Nationality Must be a citizen of India, Nepal, or Bhutan. Migrated candidates should have the necessary citizenship documents from Govt. of India.
Age Minimum – 20 years and Maximum 25 years
(not before 02.01.1997 and not later than 01.01.2002).
Age relaxation SC/ST – 5 years
OBC – 3 years
Ex-servicemen (ESM) -3 years (after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date)
Jammu & Kashmir candidates during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 – 
5 years (For the posts of SI and ASI in CAPFs only)
Female Candidates who are widow, divorced, judicially separated from their husbands, and who are not re-married – Upto 35 (Group ‘C’ Posts only)
SC / ST Female Candidates get up to 40 years of relaxation. (Group ‘C’ Posts only)
Delhi Police Candidates (Unreserved/OBC/SC/ST) – 30/ 33/ 35 years
Educational Qualification Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University/Institute.

Salary for SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022

Sub-Inspector (GD) in CAPFs Rs.35,400 – Rs.1,12,400
Sub-Inspector (Executive) – (Male/Female) in Delhi Police Rs.35,400 – Rs.1,12,400

Vacancies for SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022

  • Sub-Inspector (Exe.) in Delhi Police – Male
DETAILS UR OBC SC ST EWS TOTAL
Open 79 42 24 12 23 180
Ex-Servicemen 06 03 02 02 0 13
Ex-Servicemen
(Special Category)
06 03 01 02 0 12
Departmental Candidates 12 06 03 02 0 23
Total 103 54 30 18 23 228
  • Sub-Inspector (Exe.) in Delhi Police – Female
Details UR OBC SC ST EWS TOTAL
Open 51 27 15 08 11 112
  • Sub-Inspector (GD) in CAPFs
CAPFS GENDER UR EWS OBC SC ST TOTAL GRAND TOTAL ESM @10%
BSF Male 133 20 104 58 21 336 353 35
Female 07 01 05 03 01 17
CISF Male 33 07 21 11 05 77 86 09
Female 04 01 02 01 01 09
CRPF Male 1217 301 812 450 226 3006 3112 311
Female 43 10 29 16 08 106
ITBP Male 66 14 51 22 09 162 191 19
Female 12 02 09 04 02 29
SSB Male 65 21 56 44 24 210 218 21
Female 03 0 01 02 02 08
Total Male 1514 363 1044 585 285 3791 3960 395
Female 69 14 46 26 14 169

Examination date SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022 –

The official SSC CPO 2022 notification was released on 10 August 2022 by the Staff Selection Commission. As per the latest exam calendar released by SSC, the application process is scheduled to end on 30 August 2022 and the exam will be conducted in November 2022. Though the examination date has not been announced yet.

Selection Process SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022 –

  • Paper 1 written exam 
  • Physical Endurance Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Paper 2 written exam 
  • Medical Examination

SSC CPO Paper 1

  • The paper 1 exam will include multiple choice questions (objective type).
  • There is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
  • The exam is conducted for a total of 200 marks.
PART SUBJECT NUMBER OF QUESTIONS MAXIMUM MARKS TIME DURATION
I General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 2 hours
II General Knowledge and General Awareness 50 50
III Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
IV English Comprehension 50 50

Physical Standard Test (PST)

S.No Category of Candidates Height (in cm) Chest (in cm)
Unexpanded Expanded
I Male candidates except those listed at S No (II) and (III) 170 80 85
II Candidates belonging to Hill areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley, Leh & Ladakh regions, North-Eastern States and Sikkim. 165 80 85
III All candidates Scheduled Tribes belonging to Scheduled Tribes 162.5 77 82
IV Female candidates except those listed at S No (V) and (VI) 157
V Female candidates belonging to Hill areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley, Leh & Ladakh regions, North Eastern States and Sikkim 155
VI All female candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes 154

Physical Endurance Test (PET)

MALE CANDIDATES FEMALE CANDIDATES
1. 100 metre race in 16 seconds 
2. 1.6 Kms race in 6.5 minutes 
3. Long Jump: 3.65 metre in 3 chances 
4. High Jump: 1.2 metre in 3 chances 
5. Shot put (16 Lbs): 4.5 metre in 3 chance
1. 100 metre race in 18 seconds 
2. 800 metre race in 4 minutes 
3. Long Jump: 2.7 metre in 3 chances 
4. High Jump: 0.9 metre in 3 chances.

Paper 2 written exam

SUBJECT NUMBER OF MAXIMUM QUESTIONS MARKS TIME DURATION
English language & Comprehension 200 200 2 Hours

Medical Examination (for all posts) –

  • All the candidates who qualify in Paper-II will be medically examined by the Medical Officer of the CAPFs or any other Medical Officer or Assistant Surgeon belonging to Grade-I of any Central/ State Govt. Hospital or Dispensary. 
  • Candidates, who are found to be unfit, will be informed of the position and they can make an appeal before the Medical Board within 15 days. 
  • Eye sight: The minimum near vision should be N6 (better eye) and N9 (worse eye). The minimum distant vision should be 6/6 (better eye) and 6/9 (worse eye) of both eyes without any correction like wearing glasses or surgery of any kind to improve visual acuity. Right-handed person, the right eye is a better eye and vice versa.
  • The candidate must not have a knock knee, flat foot, swollen vein or cross-eyes and they should possess high color vision.
  • They must be in good mental and physical health and free from any defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of their duties.

Finally selected candidates for the posts of Sub-Inspector would, as part of the training curriculum, have to pass seven obstacle events as mentioned below, failing which they may not be retained in the Force:

  • Jumping over the vertical board.
  • Holding the rope on jumping from the board.
  • Tarzan Swing.
  • Jumping on the horizontal board.
  • Parallel Rope. 
  • Monkey Crawl.
  • Vertical Rope.

Important Note –National Cadet Corps (NCC) certificate holders (as on 30.08.2022) will be given bonus marks in Paper-I and Paper-II. It will be added to the normalized scores of such candidates as per the following scheme –

S. NO. TYPE OF NCC CERTIFICATE BONUS MARKS IN EACH PAPER
(PAPER-I AND PAPER-II)
1 NCC ‘C’ Certificate 10 marks (5% of the maximum marks)
2 NCC ‘B’ Certificate 6 marks (3% of the maximum marks)
3 NCC ‘A’ Certificate 4 marks (2% of the maximum marks)

How to apply for SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022

  • Go to the official website https://ssc.nic.in/ 
  • Register with your username (registration number) and password. 
  • Fill in all the required details (save the information).
  • Proceed to the online application form.
  • Upload all the required documents.
  • Submit the fees.

Application Fee –

  • Fee payable: Rs.100/- (Rupees One Hundred only).
  • Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and Ex-Servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation are exempted from paying fees.
  • Fees can be paid through BHIM UPI, Net Banking or by using Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit, or Debit cards or in cash at SBI Branches by generating SBI Challan.
  • Online fees can be paid by the candidates up to 31.08.2022.
  • Candidates who wish to make cash payments through the SBI challan may make the payment at designated branches of SBI within the working hours of the bank up to 31.08.2022, provided the challan has been generated by them before 30.08.2022.

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2022

TIER TYPE OF EXAMINATION MODE OF EXAMINATION
Tier-l Objective Multiple Choice CBT (Online)
PET/PST Running, Long Jump, High Jump and Short Put Physical exam
Tier-II Objective Multiple Choice CBT (Online)

Syllabus for SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022

GENERAL INTELLIGENCE AND REASONING GENERAL KNOWLEDGE AND GENERAL AWARENESS QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE ENGLISH COMPREHENSION
Paper -1 1.Verbal Reasoning 2.Syllogism Circular 3.Seating Arrangement 4.Linear Seating 5.Arrangement
6.Double Lineup 7.Scheduling
8.Input Output
9.Blood Relations 10.Directions and Distances
11.Ordering and Ranking
12. Data Sufficiency
13.Coding and Decoding 14.Code Inequalities
1.Current Affairs
2.Awards and Honors 3.Books and Authors 4.Sports
5.Entertainment
6.Obituaries
7.Important Dates 8.Scientific Research
1.Percentage
2.Ratio and Proportion 3.Data Interpretation 4.Mensuration and 5.Geometry
6.Quadratic Equation 7.Interest
8.Problems of Ages
9.Profit and Loss
10.Number Series
11.Speed, Distance and 12.Time
13.Time and Work
14.Number System
15.Data Sufficiency
1.Reading 2.Comprehension Verbal
Ability
3.Grammar
4.Vocabulary
5.Fill in the blanks 6.Synonyms Antonyms 7.Active and Passive 8.Voice Para Jumbles
9.Error Correction
PAPER NO. ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND COMPREHENSION
Paper II 1. Error Recognition
2.Fill in the Blanks
3.Vocabulary
4.Spellings
5.Grammar
6.Sentence Structure
7.Synonyms Antonyms
8.Sentence Completion
9.Phrases and Idiomatic
10.Use of Words
11.Comprehension

Expected Cutoff for SSC CAPFs (CPO) 2022

Female – Open vacancies

CATEGORY CUT OFF MARKS (PAPER-I + PAPER-II)
UR 205.33794
EWS 205.33794
OBC 175.13894
SC 150.61185
ST 126.26581

 Male – Open Vacancies

CATEGORY CUT OFF MARKS (PAPER-I + PAPER-II)
UR 153.12724
EWS 152.11302
OBC 148.31084
ESM 82.73994
SC 113.37640
ST 121.35579

SSC CPO 2020 Paper 1 Official Cut Off For PET / PST (female)

CATEGORY CUT OFF MARKS
UR 118.38628
EWS 87.09124
OBC 113.06972
SC 90.37392
ST 85.50919

SSC CPO 2020 Paper 1 Official Cut Off For PET / PST (male)

CATEGORY CUT OFF MARKS
UR 114.67434
EWS 76.40961
OBC 107.93953
SC 84.31609
ST 83.54368

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