What is SSC CPO Exam?
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Selection Staff Commission conducts SSC CPO (Central Police Organisations) recruitment exam every year for the post of SI (Sub Inspector)/ASI in Delhi Police/CAPF /CISF department in the Central Police Organization (CPO).
SSC CPO Eligibility Criteria
Educational Qualification for SSC CPO:
- There are no special eligibility criteria to be eligible for SSC PO recruitment exam. You just need Graduation degree in any discipline from an authorized University or any equivalent degree recognized as such by the Central Government.
- Sub Inspector in Delhi Police: Male candidates must have a valid Driving License (D/L) for LMV (Car & Motorcycle) as on the date fixed for PET (Physical Endurance and Standard Tests), otherwise, you will not be allowed to undergo PET. However, Driving License is not mandatory at the time of filing application form.
Age Limit for SSC CPO
- 20 years is the minimum age limit.
- 25 years is the maximum age limit as on 01.08.2019.
Age Relaxation under SSC CPO
|Category||Age-Relaxation permissible beyond the Upper age limit|
SSC CPO SI Exam Pattern
SSC CPO SI exam is conducted in an online mode within a time duration of 2 hours. Questions will of Multiple Choice Type with 0.25 marks of negative marking for each wrong answer applicable in both the tiers. Below is the SSC CPO SI ASI Exam Pattern & Syllabus:
|Date of Exam||Subject||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time Duration|
|04.06.2018 to 10.06.2018||General Intelligence and Reasoning||50||50||2 hours|
|General Knowledge and General Awareness||50||50|
|01.12.2018||English language & Comprehension||200||200||2 hours|
SSC CPO Syllabus is divided subject wise below.
General Mental Ability- Alphabet Test, Analogy, Arithmetic Reasoning, Blood Relation, Classification, Coding-decoding, Distance direction test, Matrix, Venncal Venn diagram, and Missing Number
Non-Verbal Reasoning- Paper cutting & folding, Embedded figures, Figure formation & Analysis, Series, Cube & Dice, Mirror Image, Water Image, Pattern Completion and Counting of figures
- General Awareness
History- Ancient, Medieval, Modern
Polity, Economy– Indian Economy, Indian Polity
Science– Physics, Chemistry, Biology
Static GK- Important books, Awards, Art & Culture, Important Days
- Quantitative Aptitude
Arithmetic- Average, Boat & Stream, CI & SI, LCM & HCF, Mixture & Allegation, Partnership, Percentages, Pipes & Cistern, Problem on Ages, Profit loss & Discount, Ration Proportion, Speed-time and work, Time work & wages
Advance Maths- Geometry, Mensuration, Data Interpretation, Trigonometry, Degree and Radian Measures, Histogram, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart
Error recognition, Filling in the blanks, Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms
Antonyms, Sentence Completion, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, Comprehension etc.
SSC CPO SI Tier-I Cut Off
|Category||SSC CPO SI Cut-off Marks (Male)||SSC CPO SI Cut-off marks(Female)|