SSC SI CAPF 2022 - Exam Schedule, Eligibility, Application Form, Syllabus and Vacancy Details

Last Modified on : 11 Jun 2024

The SSC (Staff Selection Commission) is a recruitment agency under the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions. The commission conducts SSC SI CAPF every year to recruit candidates in the Police force. The SSC SI CAPF 2022 notification will be released tentatively in June 2022. The candidates are selected through the CBE, PET, PST, and Medical Test. For complete information on the SSC SI CAPF 2022 recruitment, read the article here.

SSC SI CAPF 2022 Latest Notification - The SSC CPO SI 2022 notification is tentatively scheduled to be released in June 2022.


SSC SI CAPF Exam 2022 Important Dates

Here are the tentative dates for the SSC SI CAPF exam 2022. The exact date will be updated once the official notification is out:

About the exam

Schedule of the Exam

SSC CPO notification release

June 2022 (Tentative)

Avail Application Form from

June 2022 (Tentative)

Closing date of Registration


Last date for making fee payment (online)


Last date for making fee payment (offline)


Admit card for CPO Paper-1


SSC CPO Paper-I exam date


SSC CPO Paper-I result


SSC CPO Paper-II exam date


Declaration of the final result

To be announced

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SSC SI CAPF Exam 2022 Pattern & Syllabus

Candidates should clear all 4 stages of the SSC SI CAPF 2022 Exam for their selection. The 4 stages are - Written test, Physical test, Personality Interview and Medical test. The candidates should cross the bar set by the commission for various stages of the exam.

Stage-1 Written Exam

The written exam consists of Paper-1 and Paper-2. The candidate is required to qualify the Paper-1 first, only then they can attempt Paper 2.  Before attempting Paper 2 the candidates should appear in the PET/PST exam.

Paper-1 Exam details

About the Exam


Number of sections


Type of question

Objective type.

Total number of questions




Duration of exam

2 hours

Scheme of Negative marking

0.25 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer

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Distribution of questions and marks in the Paper-1


Numbers of questions


General Intelligence and reasoning



General Awareness and General Knowledge



Quantitative Aptitude



English Comprehension






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Paper-2 Exam details



Max. Marks

Number of questions

Duration of the exam


English language and comprehension




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Stage-2 PET/PST Exam

The candidates who qualify the Paper -1, progress to the next stage of the exam, i.e. the Physical Endurance Test (Physical Endurance Test)/PST or the Medical test. Thereafter, they should also write the Paper-2 of the written exam.

Note - The evaluation of the Paper-2 of the written exam is done only for those candidates who qualify the PET/PST and the Medical test.

Stage-3 Personality Test

The successful candidates in Paper-2 are called for the Personality Test. The Personality test carries100 marks. Its marks are added to the candidate’s final score in the exam. The final score is the aggregate marks scored by the candidate in the Paper-1, Paper-2, and the Personality test.  

Stage-4 Medical Exam

Candidates who qualify the PET exam are required to appear in the CAPF Medical officer for Medical examination.

The final merit list of the successful candidates is prepared on the basis of their score in the Paper-1, Paper-2 and the personality test of the candidate.

SSC SI CAPF Syllabus 2022


General Intelligence and Reasoning

Symbolic/ Number Analogy, Semantic Analogy, Figural Analogy, Symbolic/ Number Classification, Semantic Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Figural Classification, Word Building, Problem Solving, Coding & Decoding, Symbolic Operations, Numerical Operations, Space Orientation, Trends, Space Visualization, Drawing Inferences, Venn Diagrams, Punched hole/ pattern-folding & unfolding, Figural Patternfolding and completion, Indexing Address matching, Small & Capital letters/ numbers coding, decoding and classification, Date & city matching Classification of centre codes/ roll numbers, Embedded Figures, Emotional Intelligence, Critical Thinking, Social Intelligence.

General Knowledge and General Awareness

History, Geography, Culture, Economic Scene, Indian Constitution, General Polity, and Scientific Research.

Quantitative Aptitude

Whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Square Roots, Profit & Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, Time and distance, Time & Work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and Similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Circle, Right Prism, Regular Polygons, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Heights and Distances, Complementary angles, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart

English Comprehension

Comprehension and Writing Ability


English Language and Comprehension

Knowledge of English Language, Error Recognition, Fill-in the blanks (using articles, prepositions, verbs, etc), Spellings, Antonyms, Synonyms, Vocabulary, Sentence Structure, Grammar, Sentence Completion, Comprehension, Phrases and Idiomatic Use of Words.

SSC SI CAPF Exam 2022 Eligibility


  • The candidate should be an Indian citizen.
  • The candidate from Bhutan, Nepal, Tibetan refugees (migrated to India before 1st January 1962) and People of Indian Origin are also eligible to appear for the exam, provided, they are issued a certificate in their favor by the Government of India for their citizenship.

Age Limit

  • The candidate should be 20-25 years of age. However, there is a provision for age relaxation in the upper age limit.

Educational Qualifications

  • A candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from any recognized University.
  • It should be noted that the candidates who are applying for the Delhi Police force should have a valid Driving license issued for the LMV (Licensed Motor Vehicle or Car).

SSC SI CAPF Exam 2022 Application Process

The application process for the SSC SI CAPF exam 2022 will tentatively start in June 2022. The applications will be accepted through the online mode via the official website of SSC.

How To Apply for SSC SI CAPF?

  • Candidates should visit the official website of the Commission at -
  • Click on the ‘Apply’ option at the top of the home page.
  • Click on the link to apply.
  • Complete the registration process.
  • Log in again to complete the application form.
  • Fill in all the details correctly, upload the required documents, and make application fee payments.

Application Fee

  • Candidates should pay the requisite application fee as per their respective categories.
  • General Candidate should pay- ₹ 100
  • Reserved category candidates, OBC, SC/ST and Female candidates are exempted from paying any fee.
  • The Application fee can be paid online through the Net-Banking, Credit Card and Debit Card. Cash can also be deposited in any bank branch of SBI through Bank Challan

SSC SI CAPF Exam 2022 Other Details

SSC SI CAPF 2022 Vacancy Details -

The vacancy details about the SSC SI CAPF 2022 are yet to be released on the official notification. Here are the details for the 2020 vacancies:

Details about the number of vacancies across different participating organizations -

Name of Participating Organization

Number of Vacancies

SI in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs)


SI in Delhi Police (Male)


SI in Delhi Police (Female)


Total Seats


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List of Participating Organizations in the exam -


Participating Organizations

SI (Sub –Inspector) Executive

Delhi Police

SI (Sub –Inspector) GD

Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs)

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Grade Pay and Salary of SSC SI CAPF Exam



Pay Scale

SI (GD) in CAPFs

Level-6 (Group-B, Non-Gazetted)

₹35,400- 1,12,400/-

SI (Executive) in Delhi Police

Level-6 (Group C, Non-Gazetted)


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SSC SI CAPF Admit Card

SSC CPO 2022 admit card for Paper 1 will be released on the official website. To download SSC CPO admit card, candidates need to enter registration number/roll number/name and date of birth. The admit card is an important document without which candidates will not be given entry to the exam center.

SSC CPO admit card 2022 for Paper 2 will be released on the official website. Read below for more details on SSC CPO admit card. The commission does not send any hard copy of the Admit Card to the candidate’s address. Thus they should remain vigilant and keep checking the official website of the commission for the issuance of the Admit card before the schedule of the exam.

Details printed in SSC CPO Admit Card 2022

The admit card contains the following details:

Roll number

Ticket number

Password for exam

Exam date

Reporting time

Entry closing time

Applicant’s name


Date of birth


Candidate’s Address

Examination venue

Pattern of exam

Exam day guidelines


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Cut-Off Marks

The commission set the minimum qualifying criteria for every stage of the exam. The commission sets different qualifying criteria for the female and the reserved category candidates. The candidate should check for the cut-off marks as per their category.

How to check SSC CPO Cut off 2022?

The steps to check SSC CPO cut-off marks are given below.

  • Visit the official website of SSC.
  • Candidates will find the result link on the home page.
  • Clicking the link, a PDF will open.
  • The PDF file will contain the category-wise SSC CPO cut-off marks.
  • Candidates can check the cut-off marks and save the file.

The commission determines the cutoff marks as per the number of vacancies and the number of candidates applied for the exam.


The SSC announces the result on its official website. Candidates can check their results by entering their Name and Roll number. The SSC SI CAPF 2022 exam result will be announced on the official website. The marks are released a few days after the declaration of the result. To check the marks, candidates need to log in with the registration number or roll number and password.

How to check SSC CPO Result 2022?

The steps to check the result of SSC CPO are explained below.

  • Visit the official website of SSC.
  • Click the result link on the home page.
  • A PDF file will open on a new page.
  • Candidates will be able to check their names and roll numbers in the list.
  • Download the file and save it.

Details mentioned in SSC CPO Result 2022

The result PDF will display the following details

  1. Roll number
  2. Candidates name
  3. Category

SSC SI CAPF Exam Frequently Asked Questions

This exam has 4 stages - In the first stage of the exam, the candidate is required to write the Paper-1. Those candidates who qualify in the 1st paper are then called for the Physical endurance test and also to take up the Paper-2 of the exam. Again those candidates who qualify in the PET, their Paper-2 is evaluated. Then the scores of the Paper-1 and the Paper-2 are added. The candidates are then called for the Personal round of an interview. The candidates qualifying in the Personality round of the exam, then their marks of the Paper-1 and Paper-2 and the Interview tests are added to prepare the final merit list of successful candidates.

There are two papers in this exam. The candidates are required to first qualify in the Paper-1 of the exam only then they are given Paper-2 to write.

The candidate should pay their Application fee online through the net banking, Credit card or Debit card. They can also pay through the cash mode by the Bank challan from the SBI branch.

The General candidates are required to pay the application fee of Rs 100 along with the Application form. The reserved category candidates are exempted from paying any application fee. They should not pay any application fee for the exam.

The Application form will be available on the official website of the commission. Candidates who are wishing to apply for the exam should visit the official website of the commission and download the application form to apply. It is important that they should apply for the exam before the closing date of the application form. This might lead to the rejection of their application by the commission.

The candidate should be between the age group of 20-25 years of age.

Candidates applying for the exam should have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from any recognised university.

The participating organisations for the SSC SI CAPF 2020 Exam are as follows -

Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) and Delhi Police.

The exam will be held for posts of Sub-Inspector in CAPF and Delhi Police.

The SSC SI 2020 exam will be held for 1564 vacancies. The category-wise details are provided in the official notification.

The exam for the Paper-1 will be held from 23rd to 26th November 2020.


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