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 on this exam candidates should have academic qualification as well as physical efficiency as per the terms of SSC CPO.
The pattern of the 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 by a Physical efficiency test. A candidate who will have qualified the part 1 will only be able to appear in part 2
SSC CPO exam is held on a 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 the SSC CPO SI exam. Aspiring candidates can visit the official website to download the previous year’s SSC CPO SI ASI question paper and get an exact idea of the exam syllabus and pattern. This previous year’s question paper will surely help out those candidates who are willing to clear the ASI and SI exam of SSC CPO.
SSC CPO SI ASI Selection Process :
Academic Qualification – Graduation from any recognized university and equivalent, Candidates who have appeared final year of the degree exam and waiting for the result are eligible for the SSC CPO written exam.
Nationality – The candidate should be an Indian Citizen.
Age : Aspiring candidates should be between the ages of 20 years to 25 years.
Age Relaxation: 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC
Physical Standard for SSC CPO :
For Male Candidates
|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|
For Female Candidates
|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|
SSC CPO ( SI ASI ) Written Exam
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
|Part A||General Intelligence and Reasoning||50||50|
|Part B||General knowledge and General
|Part C||Quantitive Aptitude||50||50|
|Part D||English Comprehension||50||50|
Paper 2 ( 2 hrs. )
|Subject||No of questions||Maximum
|English language and Comprehension||200||200|
SSC CPO Physical Efficiency Test :
After clearing the written examination candidates will be able to appear on the Physical Efficiency Test.
Physical Efficiency Test 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 a Personal interview after clearing the Physical Efficiency Test
SSC CPO SI ASI Exam Syllabus
For Paper 1
(A) General intelligence and reasoning :
This section consists of analogies, similarities, and differences, space visualization, problem-solving analysis judgment. decision making visual memory discrimination observation, Relation concepts arithmetical reasoning verbal and figure classification. Arithmetical series non-verbal series. This section includes such kinds of questions that will test the ability to deal 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 all the current issues and matters of the environment around him. Questions will also be asked about everyday observations regarding scientific aspects. Questions about India and its neighboring countries ( History, Culture, Geography, Politics, Economic scene ) will be included.
(c) Quantitative 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 fractions and the relationship between numbers. It will test the sense of magnitude, estimation, or prediction for the real-life problems of knowledge of alternative computation procedures to find answers.
(d) English Comprehension
For Paper 2
English language and comprehension
In this part, candidates will have to show their skill of using the plain and simple English language and clarity of expression, with effective communication of words.
SSC CPO Fee –
General and OBC candidates have to pay Rs 100/-
Female and SC/ST candidates are free from depositing fees or will have to pay nothing for the exam.
Candidates can pay the fee through challan at the SBI branch.
SSC CPO SI ASI Previous Year Exam Papers Download :
- Download SSC DP CAPFs CISF SI ASI 2015 Exam Papers (21.06.2015) Morning Shift
- Download SSC CPO 2014 Question Papers with Key
- Download SSC CPO Question Booklet 2014 999KP0
- Download SSC CPO Exam 2014 Official Answer Key Code 999KP0
- Download SSC CPO S.I model paper 1
- Download SSC CPO S.I model paper 2
- Download SSC CPO S.I model paper 3
- Download SSC CPO S.I model paper 4