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SSC CPO Notification 2022 (Out): Apply for 4300 Posts


SSC CPO Notification 2022: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the SSC CPO to recruit candidates for the posts of Sub Inspector in Delhi Police, Sub Inspector in CAPFs, Assistant Sub Inspector in CISF, Inspector posts, and Sub Inspector Posts. The Commission released the official notification PDF for SSC CPO 2022 on August 10, 2022. The online registration for SSC CPO Recruitment 2022 started on August 10, 2022.

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The last date to submit the application form is August 30, 2022. The SSC CPO notification contains exam-related information such as salary, eligibility criteria, dates, how to fill out the application form, exam pattern, syllabus, and so on. Scroll down to know more about the SSC CPO 2022.

SSC CPO Notification 2022: Exam Overview

Let us have an overview of the SSC CPO 2022 before getting into other details:

Conducting BodyStaff Selection Commission (SSC)
Exam NameSSC CPO 2022
SSC CPO Full FormStaff Selection Commission Central Police Organisation
Level of ExamNational Level
PostsSub Inspector (GD) in CAPFs,
Sub Inspector (Executive) – (Male/Female) in Delhi Police
VacancyNot yet notified
Eligibility CriteriaGraduate in any Discipline and Departmental Candidates
Application ModeOnline
Mode of ExamPaper-I will be conducted in Computer Based Test
Selection ProcessPaper-I, Physical Standard Test (PST)/ Physical Endurance Test (PET),
Paper-II and Detailed Medical Examination (DME).

SSC CPO Notification 2022

The Commission released the official notification PDF for SSC CPO 2022 on August 10, 2022. The notification includes all the important information related to the recruitment drive that candidates must know, like eligibility, exam date, selection process, vacancy, salary etc. The online registration takes place from August 10 to August 30, 2022. SSC CPO Paper I exam will be held in November 2022. 

SSC CPO 2022 Exam Dates

Candidates can check out the SSC CPO exam dates and other important dates as per the SSC CPO notification below:

Exam EventsExam Dates
SSC CPO Notification Date 2022August 10, 2022
Application form start dateAugust 10, 2022
Last date to apply onlineAugust 30, 2022
Last date to pay application feeAugust 31, 2022
Last date for generating challanAugust 31, 2022
SSC CPO 2022 admit card release dateTo be notified
SSC CPO Exam Date 2022November 2022
Paper 1 result declarationTo be notified
SSC CPO Paper 2 Exam DateTo be notified

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SSC CPO Vacancy 2022

The vacancy for SSC CPO 2022 Recruitment has been released along with the notification. The total number of vacancies is 4300.

Post NamesVacancy
Sub-Inspector (SI) in Central Armed Police Forces3960
Sub-Inspector SI in Delhi Police (Male)228
Sub-Inspector SI in Delhi Police (Female)112
Total Vacancy4300

SSC CPO 2022 Apply Online

The dates for SSC CPO 2022 have been released along with the SSC Exam Calendar 2022. The online registration takes place from August 10 to August 30, 2022. SSC CPO Paper I exam will be held in November 2022.

How to Apply Online SSC CPO 2022?

Follow the given steps below to fill SSC CPO police application form online.

  • Visit the official website of SSC.
  • Click on the apply link for ‘SSC CPO’ exam.
  • Read the instructions carefully and fill out the application form.
  • Upload the scanned photograph and signature in the mentioned dimensions.
  • Pay the application fee using Debit Card/Credit Card/Internet Banking/Cash Cards/Wallets, etc.
  • Take a printout of the application form for future reference.

SSC CPO 2022 Fees

The application fee for  SSC CPO can be paid online as well as offline by generating Challan. Check out the category-wise SSC CPO application fee below:

CategoryApplication Fee
General/OBC₹ 100/-
Females/SC/ST/Ex-ServicemenNo Fees

SSC CPO 2022 Eligibility Criteria

SSC CPO Eligibility criteria consist of various factors like educational qualification, age limit, and physical standards that candidates need to fulfil in order to be considered for the post. Candidates can check out the eligibility criteria for the SSC CPO examination below:

Educational Qualification for SSC CPO- 2022

  • Candidates need to have a Graduation degree in any discipline from an authorized University or any equivalent degree that is recognized by the Central Government on or before 01-Jan-2022.
  • Sub Inspector in Delhi Police: Under this category, male candidates must have a valid Driving License for LMV (Car & Motorcycle) as on the date fixed for Physical Endurance and Standard Tests. Otherwise, the candidates will not be allowed to undergo PET. But when filling out the application form, the Driving License is not mandatory. But candidates must have it for future purposes.

Age Limit for SSC CPO 2022

A candidate must be between the ages of 20 and 25 to be eligible for SSC CPO. In other words, they must have been born between 01.08.1996 and 01.08.1999.

Age Relaxation under SSC CPO

SSC also provides age relaxation to the candidates belonging to the reserved categories.

CategoryAge-Relaxation permissible beyond the Upper age limit
SC/ST5 years
OBC3 years

Required Physical Standard Test under SSC CPO

For Male Candidates:

100 Meters Race16 Seconds
1.6 Km Race6.5 Minutes
3.65 Meters Long Jump3 Chances
1.2 meters High Jump3 Chances
Shot put (16 Lbs)4.5 meters, 3 Chances

For Female Candidates:

100 Meters Race18 Seconds
800 meters Race4 Minutes
2.7 meters (9 Feet) Long Jump3 Chances
0.9 meters (3 Feet) High Jump3 Chances

SSC CPO 2022 Medical Standard (For All Posts)

Eyesight: Candidates should have a minimum distant vision of 6/6 and 6/9 of two eyes without wearing glasses. For more details on medical standards and criteria, candidates can refer to the SSC CPO Physical Tests & Standards for the SSC Sub Inspector post on the official website.

SSC CPO Salary 2022

The pay scale and salary for SSC CPO Sub Inspector in Delhi Police, SI in CAPF, and Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) in CISF are as follows.

Post NameLevelGroupPay Scale / Salary
Sub Inspector in Delhi Police (Male/ Female)6‘C’ Non-GazettedRs. 35400-112400/-
Assistant Sub-Inspector(ASI) in CISF6‘C’ Non-GazettedRs. 29200-92300/-
Sub Inspector in CAPF6‘B’ Non-GazettedRs. 35400-112400/-

SSC CPO Job Profile

SSC CPO job profile is different for different posts that are released under SSC CPO notification. The detailed job profiles for various posts in SSC CPO can be found in the table below:

SSC CPO PostsJob Description
SSC CPO SI in Delhi PoliceMaintenance of law and order.
SSC CPO SI in BSFprotection of the border between India & Pakistan.
SSC CPO SI in CISFThe selected individuals will be providing security to various PSUs and some other important infrastructures.
SSC CPO SI in CRPFAnti-riot & anti – Naxal force.
SSC CPO SI in ITBPThe selected individuals will be protecting the border between India & China (From Ladakh to Arunachal Pradesh)
SSC CPO SI in SSBThe selected individuals will be protecting the Indo – Nepal and Indo – Bhutan borders.

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2022

Before candidates start their preparation, they need to know about the SSC CPO syllabus and exam pattern for the post of SSC Sub Inspector. The total duration of the test is two hours. Check out the exam pattern for the SSC CPO Tier-I and SSC CPO Tier-II from the table below:


SubjectNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
General Intelligence and Reasoning5050
General Awareness5050
Quantitative Aptitude5050
English Comprehension5050


SubjectNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
English language & Comprehension200200

SSC CPO Syllabus

Candidates can check out the detailed subject-wise SSC CPO Syllabus below:

ReasoningGeneral Mental Ability- Alphabet Test, Coding-decoding, Distance direction test,  Analogy, Arithmetic Reasoning, Blood Relation, Classification, Matrix, Vencal Venn diagram, and Missing Number
Non-Verbal Reasoning- Paper Cutting & folding, Series, Cube & Dice, Mirror Image, Water Image, Embedded figures, Figure Formation & Analysis, Pattern Completion and Counting of figures
General AwarenessHistory- Ancient, Medieval, Modern Geography- Physical World, Indian Policy, Science- Physics, Chemistry, Biology,  Policies, Economy- Indian Economy,
Static GK- Important books, Art & Culture, Awards, and important days
Quantitative AptitudeArithmetic- Average, Boat & Stream, CI & SI, LCM & HCF, Percentages, Pipes & Cistern, Problem on Ages, Mixture & Alligation, Partnership, Profit loss & Discount, Speed-time and work, Time work & wages and Ratio and Proportion
Advance Math- Geometry, Mensuration, Trigonometry, Degree and Radian Measures, Data Interpretation, Histogram, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Bar diagram & Pie chart
EnglishError recognition, spelling, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Filling in the blanks, Vocabulary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Phrases, and Idiomatic use of Words, Comprehension, Sentence Completion, etc.

FAQs on SSC CPO Notification 2022

Following are the frequently asked questions and their answers related to SSC CPO Notification 2022:

Q. How many rounds are there in the selection process for SSC CPO Posts?
A. The selection procedure for SSC CPO consists of four steps including both written and physical tests. The four steps are SSC CPO Paper I, Physical test, SSC CPO Paper II, and last is a medical examination.

Q. Is there any application fee to apply for the SSC CPO Examination?
A. Yes, candidates are required to pay the necessary fee for different posts in SSC CPO Examination. The fee for General Category is 100 Rupees. 

Q. When will the SSC CPO Recruitment 2022 start?
The SSC CPO Recruitment 2022 will start on August 10, 2022. And the last date to apply for SSC CPO 2022 is August 30, 2022.

Q. What are the major subjects to prepare for the SSC CPO Examination?
A. The major subjects concluded in the SSC CPO syllabus are General Intelligence, General Knowledge, General Awareness, English Language, and Quantitative aptitude.

Q. What’s the salary for SSC CPO Posts?
A. Please refer to the article above. You can find a detailed table regarding the salary part for SSC CPO Posts.

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