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SSC CPO Recruitment 2023: According to the latest news, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) released the official notification on July 22, 2023, inviting the aspirants to submit the application form for SSC CPO recruitment 2023. Interested candidates can apply online for SSC CPO 2023 for Sub Inspector (SI) post on the official website, i.e., ssc.nic.in. The last date to submit the online application form is August 15, 2023. Furthermore, SSC CPO Paper 1 will be conducted from October 3 to 6, 2023.
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— SSC uploaded a detailed SSC CPO notification on July 22, 2023 for 1876 posts. SSC CPO Paper 1 is scheduled for the SI post from October 3 to 6, 2023. Candidates can register online using the SSC CPO application form page and must practice using EMBIBE’s free question paper series.
The officials conduct SSC CPO recruitment to select candidates for the posts of Sub-Inspector (SI) in Delhi Police and Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs). The selection process involves five stages: Paper 1, PET/PST, Paper 2, and Medical Examination. Check out the article to know more about the important dates, selection process, exam pattern, syllabus, and other relevant details.
Let us have a look at the overview of the SSC CPO recruitment 2023 from the table before getting into in-depth details:
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission (SSC)|
|Exam Name||SSC CPO|
|SSC CPO Full Form||Staff Selection Commission Central Police Organisation|
|Level of Exam||National Level|
|Posts||– Sub Inspector (GD) in CAPFs|
– Sub Inspector (Executive) – (Male/Female) in Delhi Police
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Selection Process||Paper 1, PET/PST, Paper 2, and Detailed Medical Examination (DME)|
|Official Notification||Announced July 23, 2023; See SSC CPO 2022 Notice|
Check out the SSC CPO exam dates and other important dates related to the examination:
|Notification Release Date||July 22, 2023|
|Online Application Starts from||July 22, 2023|
|Last Date to Apply Online||August 15, 2023|
|Last Date for Making Fee Payment||August 15, 2023|
|Application Form Correction Window||August 16 to 17, 2023|
|Release of Paper 1 Admit Card||September 2023|
|SSC CPO Paper 1 Exam Date||October 3 to 6, 2023|
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|Quantitative Aptitude||SSC CPO Paper 1 Quantitative Aptitude Practice Book|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||SSC CPO Paper 1 General Intelligence and Reasoning Practice Book|
|English||SSC CPO Paper 1 English Practice Book|
|General Knowledge & General Awareness||SSC CPO Paper 1 General Knowledge & General Awareness Practice Book|
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Since SSC has issued the official SSC SI notification for a total of 1876, candidates can check out the same using our dedicated article on SSC CPO vacancy, where we have shown the category-wise bifurcation of the posts announced for SSC Sub Inspector.
The salary and pay scale for Sub-Inspectors in Delhi Police, SI in CAPF, and Assistant Sub-Inspector(ASI) in CISF are tabulated below:
|Post Name||Level||Group||Pay Scale / Salary|
|Sub Inspector |
in Delhi Police (Male/ Female)
|6||‘C’ Non-Gazetted||Rs. 35400-112400/-|
Sub-Inspector(ASI) in CISF
|6||‘C’ Non-Gazetted||Rs. 29200-92300/-|
|Sub Inspector |
|6||‘B’ Non-Gazetted||Rs. 35400-112400/-|
The SSC CPO recruitment process involves the following stages:
As per the official notification, the SSC CPO eligibility criteria, such as age limit, nationality, and education qualification, is as follows:
The candidate must be:
Find the age criteria below:
For more details, check out the notification.
Check the educational qualification required for SSC CPO recruitment below:
Note: Male candidates applying for the post of SI in Delhi Police must possess a valid Driving License for LMV (Motorcycle and Car) on the date fixed for Physical Endurance and Measurement Tests. However, for all other posts, candidates who do not have a valid driving license for LMV (Motorcycle and Car) are eligible.
Aspiring candidates must read the SSC CPO notification and information brochure carefully before filling out the application form. The steps to fill up the SSC CPO application form are as given below:
Candidates can pay the application fee for SSC CPO either online or offline. The application fee for different categories is as follows:
|General / OBC||Rs. 100/-|
|SC / ST / Female candidates / Ex-serviceman||Exempted|
Candidates can check out the exam pattern of SSC CPO exam pattern for Paper 1 and Paper 2 from the table given below:
|Exam Duration||Two hours|
|Type of Questions||Objective-type Questions|
|Paper 1 Subjects||General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge and General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude, and English Comprehension|
|Paper 2 Subjects||English Language and Comprehension|
|Number of Questions||200|
|Total Marks||200 Marks|
|Exam Language||Hindi and English|
|Negative Marks||0.25 Marks Deduction for Each Wrong Answer|
The SSC CPO Paper 1 marks distribution is as follows:
|Sections||Number of Questions/Maximum Marks|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||50/50|
Both Paper 1 and Paper 2 are of 2 hours duration.
The SSC CPO Paper 2 marks distribution is as follows:
|Subjects||Number of Questions/Maximum Marks|
|English Language & Comprehension||200/200|
Check the below section to understand the subject-wise SSC CPO syllabus:
|General Reasoning||General Knowledge||Quantitative Aptitude||English Comprehension|
|Verbal Reasoning||Current Affairs||Percentage||Reading Comprehension|
|Syllogism||Awards and Honours||Ratio and Percentage||Grammar|
|Circular Seating Arrangement||Books and Authors||Data Interpretation||Vocabulary|
|Linear Seating Arrangement||Sports||Mensuration and Geometry||Verbal Ability|
|Double Lineup||Entertainment||Quadratic Equation||Synonyms-Antonyms|
|Scheduling||Obituaries||Interest||Active and Passive Voice|
|Input-Output||Important Dates||Problems of Ages||Para Jumbles|
|Blood Relations||Scientific Research||Profit and Loss||Fill in the Blanks|
|Directions and Distances||–||Number Series||Error Correction|
|Ordering and Ranking||–||Speed, Distance, and Time||–|
|Data Sufficiency||–||Time and Work||–|
|Coding and Decoding||–||Number System||–|
|Code Inequalities||–||Data Sufficiency||–|
Check the below section to learn more about the PST/PET of SSC CPO:
As per the SSC CPO Recruitment notification, candidates’ height and chest requirements in different categories are tabulated below:
|Category of Candidates||Heights (in cms)||Chest (in cms) Unexpanded||Chest (in cms) Expanded|
|Male candidates from General Category||170||80||85|
|Male candidates belonging to Hill areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley, Leh and Ladakh regions of J and K, North-Eastern States and Sikkim||165||80||85|
|All Male candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes||162.5||77||82|
|Female candidates from General Category||157||–||–|
|Female candidates belonging to Hill areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley, Leh & Ladakh regions, NorthEastern States and Sikkim||155||–||–|
|All Female candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes||154||–||–|
The SSC CPO admit card will be issued on the official website. All the aspirants who have successfully applied for SSC CPO recruitment can download the SSC CPO admit card from the regional websites of the SSC. Aspirants must enter the registration/ roll number and date of birth to log in to the official portal and download the hall ticket. Furthermore, they must carry the admit card along with one photo ID proof to the exam centre.
The commission releases SSC CPO results online for different phases of the exam, i.e., Paper 1, PET/PST, Paper 2, Medical Exam, and Final Selection. The results for all phases will be published on the official website. Marks of both qualified and unqualified candidates will be released a few days after the results are announced.
SSC releases the cut-off for SSC CPO along with the result. The SSC CPO cut-off for each stage is determined separately for male and female candidates. Besides the cut-off marks, candidates must also obtain the qualifying marks for their respective categories. To qualify for the SSC CPO, candidates must score equal to or higher than the SSC CPO cut-off marks.
|SSC CPO Admit Card||SSC CPO Exam Date|
|About SSC CPO Recruitment||SSC CPO Exam Pattern|
|SSC CPO Result||Cut-off of SSC CPO|
|SSC CPO Exam Analysis||SSC CPO Answer Key|
|Salary of SSC CPO||SSC CPO Preparation Tips|
|Syllabus for SSC CPO||SSC CPO Previous Year Papers|
|SSC CPO Eligibility Criteria||SSC CPO Registration|
Let us take a look at a few SSC CPO frequently asked questions:
Ans: SSC CPO stands for Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Central Police Organisation (CPO).
Ans: Staff Selection Commission released the SSC CPO notification 2023 on July 22, 2023.
Ans: The SSC CPO Paper 1 exam is scheduled from October 3 to 6, 2023.
Ans: Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognised university or equivalent to apply for SSC CPO recruitment.
Ans: There are four stages in the SSC CPO selection process, namely Paper 1, PET/PST, Paper 2, and Detailed Medical Examination (DME).
Ans: The salary of Sub-Inspectors (SI) in Delhi Police and CAPFs is Rs. 35400-112400, and of Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) in CISFs is Rs. 29200-92300.
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