Central Police Organization SI Exam

Central Police Organization Sub Inspector Examination is conducted by Staff Selection Commission. The examination is conducted once a year, usually during May and the notification is published usually during the month of March. The examination is held All India Level. Thus the competition lies in high ratio.

Why to Take the Central Police Organization Sub Inspector Examination?

The examination is conducted in the process of recruiting Sub Inspectors, Assistant Sub Inspectors, Central Industrial Security Force and Intelligence Officers in Narcotics Control Bureau for various Central Government Police organizations like CRPF, ITBP, CBI, SSB, BSF and Delhi Police etc. Candidates are provided with good Basic Pay, Grade Pay, Dearness Allowance, Travelling Allowance, Housing Allowance etc. Candidates can mention their preference of Organization they wish to join for in the application itself, which can’t be changed or revised.

Central Police Organization Sub Inspector Examination Eligibility

Academic Eligibility is holding Graduation Degree in any of the disciplines or its equivalent from a recognized University. Candidates of final year of Degree are also eligible for the exam. Minimum age limit is 20 and maximum age limit is 25.

The candidates must meet the physical standards mentioned. Physical Standards for the male are – Height must be minimum 170 cm, Chest must be minimum 80 cm as normal and 85 cm when expanded. For Female Candidates – Height must be minimum 157 cm. These Physical Standards are relaxed for Scheduled Tribes and for the candidates from few of the States.

Central Police Organization Sub Inspector Exam Pattern

Selection procedure includes - Written test, Physical Endurance Test and Personality Test/Interview.

Written Test has two papers. Paper I contain four parts – General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge and General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. Each of the section carries 50 marks. The exam is Objective Type. The duration of the exam is 2 hours.

Paper II contains the questions on English Language and Comprehension. Number of questions is 200 and each question carries 1 mark. The duration of the exam is 2 hours. Paper II is evaluated for those candidates who qualify in Paper I.

Those who clear the written test are eligible for Physical Endurance Test. It includes running, long jump, high jump and shot put for men; running, long jump and high jump for women.

Central Police Organization Sub Inspector - How to Apply?

Candidate must apply online through the official website. Before applying, candidate must be ready with scanned passport sized photograph and scanned signature. Fee must be paid either using internet paying services like Valid Debit or Credit card, or by depositing the amount in any branches of mentioned bank using pay-in-slip. Two steps registration method is followed. In stage I, candidate gives his general details. On submission of stage I, system provides Registration ID through which Part II of application form must be filled which includes the details of what you are applying for etc. The e-admit card will be issued three weeks earlier to the exam date to the mentioned valid email ids.

How to Prepare - Central Police Organization Sub Inspector?

As the exam covers the subjects of class 10, referring the text books would help a lot for better basement of subjects. Earliest preparation is suggested as the syllabus needs thorough preparation. Several institutions are providing coaching and many publications are providing exam material for the preparation.

Reading news paper would improve the knowledge of English as well as the knowledge of current affairs. Old papers, mock tests and practice papers would play key role in the improvement of time management which is rather necessary during the examination.

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