SSC CPO SI 2020 Exam:
Update (21st July 2020): SSC has shared the revised date for SSC Sub Inspector 2020 Paper 1. Now the SSC SI 2020 Paper 2 will be held on 12th July 2021 ((Staff Selection Commission Tentative Calendar of Examinations to be held during the period (01-10-2020 to 31-08-2021), Staff Selection Commission, Sep 22, 2020. Accessed on: Sep 24, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://ssc.nic.in/SSCFileServer/PortalManagement/UploadedFiles/calender2019_25012019.pdf)).
Update (21st July 2020): SSC has shared the revised date for SSC Sub Inspector 2019 Paper 2. SSC SI Paper 2 will be held on 26th March 2021 ((Staff Selection Commission Tentative Calendar of Examinations to be held during the period (01-10-2020 to 31-08-2021), Staff Selection Commission, Sep 22, 2020. Accessed on: Sep 24, 2020. [Online]. Available: https://ssc.nic.in/SSCFileServer/PortalManagement/UploadedFiles/calender2019_25012019.pdf)).
Update (21st July 2020): SSC once again revised the exam schedule of SSC Sub Inspector on 21st July. Now SSC SI 2020 exam will be conducted from 23rd November 2020 to 26th November 2020.
Update (17th June 2020): Staff Selection Commission has released the revised date for SSC CPO SI exam and as per the latest notification released on 17th June 2020 Paper-1 will be conducted on 29-09-2020 to 05-10-2020 and Paper – 2 will be conducted on 01-03-2021
Earlier SSC CPO SI 2020 Exam was scheduled to be conducted from 28th September to 1st October 2020 and Paper 2 on 1st March 2021.
What is SSC CPO Exam?
SSC CPO Exam is a national level exam conducted each year by Staff Selection Commission to recruit candidates for the post of Sub Inspector (SI) in Delhi Police, Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) and Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) in CISF.
SSC CPO Notification:
SSC CPO official notification has been released on 17th June 2020. All eligible candidates can apply online for the examination. Please go through full SSC CPO notification before apply online.
For more details like online application process, eligibility criteria, syllabus and exam pattern please read this post completely.
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SSC CPO 2020 VACANCIES
The total number of vacancies has been released by Staff Selection Commission along with the release of official SSC CPO SI notification on 17 June 2020. Please find below the vacancy details for SSC CPO SI 2020 Exam. There were 2745 vacancies in SSC CPO 2019 exam Last year. This year’s total 1534 vacancy is available according to the official notification. Please find below the table for vacancy details.
(a) Sub-Inspector (Executive) in Delhi Police – Male
(b) Sub-Inspector (Exe.) in Delhi Police – Female
(c) Sub-Inspector (GD) in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs)
Candidates selected for appointment for posts of SI in CAPFs are liable to serve anywhere in India
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SSC CPO 2020 exam Highlights
The various details for this exam are as follows:
|Exam Name||Staff Selection Commission CPO SI|
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission (SSC)|
|Level of SSC CPO Exam||National Level Test|
|SSC CPO 2020 Exam Dates||Paper 1- 23rd November 2020 to 26th November 2020|
Paper 2: 1st March 2020
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Official website for Application||www.ssc.nic.in|
|Mode of Exam||Paper 1: Online|
Paper 2: Online
|Duration||Paper 1: 120 minutes|
Paper 2: 120 minutes
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SSC CPO 2020: IMPORTANT DATES
Check important dates for SSC CPO 2020 Exam on this page. Application Process has been started on 17th June 2020 and SSC CPO Paper 1 will be conducted on 29th September 2020 and Paper 2 will be conducted next year on 1st March 2021.
Please find important dates in the below table:
|SSC CPO 2020 Notification||17 June 2020|
|On-line registration Start Date||17 June 2020(New official date)|
|On-line registration Last Date||16 July 2020(new official date)|
|Last Date of online Fee payment||18 July 2020|
|Download call letters for Paper 1||September 2020|
|Paper 1 Examination Date||23rd November 2020 to 26th November 2020|
|Result of Paper 1||Will be updated|
|Download Call Letter for Paper 2||Will be updated|
|Paper 2 Date||22nd July 2021|
|Final Result||Will be Updated|
SSC CPO Eligibility Criteria
Please find complete details about eligibility criteria for SSC CPO SI 2020 Exam. Please check the eligibility criteria before applying and check the education criteria and age also.
Age limit for the SSC CPO is given below. Please have a look.
Age reservation for reserved categories is applicable as per the Government of India rules.
Applicants Nationality / Citizenship:
Candidates applying for SSC CPO 2020 Examination should have the following Nationality/ Citizenship:
Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b) and (c) above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary will be admitted to the examination but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.
SSC CPO 2020 Exam Pattern and Selection Process
Candidates are advised to check the exam pattern before applying online. It will help candidates to start preparation according to the official syllabus and pattern. There will be two papers in the SSC CPO SI 2020 Exam. Paper 1 and Paper 2. There will be a physical test also after Paper 1. Please find the complete exam pattern below.
SSC CPO 2020 Exam Pattern:
There will be three stage in SSC CPO 2020:
- (i) SSC CPO Paper 1(Computer Based Test)
- (ii) Physical Standard Test (PST)/ Physical Endurance Test (PET)
- (iii) SSC CPO Paper 2
SSC CPO Paper-1 Exam Pattern:
There will be four sections in the SSC CPO 2020 Exam. General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. The level of the exam will be of the graduation level.
Important points for Paper 1(Online Test):
- Paper 1 will be an objective type question paper
- Negative marking is also there for each wrong answer
- If there is a wrong answer than 0.25 marks will be deducted
- Candidates will have to attempt 200 questions in 2 hours time period
- Total marks for Paper 1 are 200
- The questions paper will be in both English & Hindi language.
PET, PST and Medical Test.
Details for SSC CPO PET Test
(A) For Male Candidates
(B) For Female Candidates
SSC CPO Medical Test
Eligibility Criteria for the Medical Test is mentioned below:
Exam Pattern for SSC CPO Paper-2
SSC CPO Paper 2 will be conducted for those candidates who have successfully cleared paper 1 and PET/PST Test
Important points for SSC CPO Paper 2:
- Total time for the SSC CPO Paper 2 will be 2 hours
- Candidates will have to attempt 200 questions carrying 200 marks.
- The test will comprise of English Language and Comprehension.
- It will be an online objective question type test
Candidates successfully clear all three rounds will be eligible for the final merit list.
SSC CPO Syllabus 2020
Please find SSC CPO 2020 Syllabus below
SSC CPO 2020 paper 1 Sylabus:
SSC CPO 2020 Paper 2 Syllabus
SSC CPO Application Fee
- (a) Fee for General and OBC category is Rs 100/- (Rs one hundred only)
- (b) Fee can be paid through BHIM UPI, Net Banking or by using Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit card or in cash at SBI Branches by generating SBI Challan.
- (c) Women candidates, SC/ST, PwD and Ex-Servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of the fee.
SSC CPO Online Application
The application process for SSC CPO 2020 Exam will be done online only. candidates can visit the official website of the Staff Selection Commission for the application process. Application submitted through post or courier will not be considered.
Important notes before online submission:
Please note the below-mentioned information/ Documents required before moving to the online application process.
- a.A valid Email Id
- b.Working Mobile Number
- c. Aadhaar Number or any other id proof.
- d. Information about the Board, Roll Number, and Year of Passing the Matriculation (10th) Examination.
- e. Scanned color passport size recent photograph in JPEG format (20 KB to 50 KB). Image dimension of the photograph should be about 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height).
- f. Scanned signature in JPEG format (10 to 20 KB). Image dimension of the signature should be about 4.0 cm (width) x 3.0 cm (height).g. Disability Certificate Number, if you are a person with a benchmark disability.
Please find below Step by Step process for online application:
The process of SSC CPO 2020 online application is the same as other SSC exams. There will be two parts of the application process:
- I. One-time Registration.
- II. Online Application submission.
Part-I (One-Time Registration):
- Step 1: Visit the Staff Selection Commission website i.e www.ssc.nic.in
- Step 2: There will be a “Register Now‟ link Click on it
- Step 3: Candidates will have to enter some basic personal details such as name, date of birth, residential address, category.
- Step 4: Choose the examination center according to your preference and convenience from the given list.
- Step 5: Verify all the details and click on ‘I Agree’ at the end of the page.
- Step 6: A confirmation page will be generated and Registration ID and other details will be displayed after a successful registration. It is important for the applicants to save it for future references.
Part II Online application submission:
- Step 1: Once the first part of the registration is complete, proceed for ‘Part II Registration”.
- Step 2: Enter the Registration ID that you received in Part I and your Date of birth for logging in.
- Step 3: Online Payment: Pay the application fee either through Debit Card or Credit Card or Net Banking. Offline Payment: Select the offline mode payment, download the system generated the challan and submit the fee by cash at any bank.
- Step 4: Upload the scanned images of the following documents – photograph and signature.
- Step 5: Click on the ‘Submit’ button. A confirmation page will be generated. Applicants are required to download the confirmation and take photocopies for future references.
Download SSC CPO Admit Card/Call Letter for Paper 1 and Paper 2
Candidates can download SSC CPO 2020 Admit Card from the official website in the month of July. We will update you about the availability of Admit Card once it is available to download. Admit Card will be updated once the application process is over and the exam centers are finalized.
Steps to download Admit Card:
- Step 1: Go to Official Website of SSC i.e ssc.nic.in/
- Step 2: Click on Call Letters Link.
- Step 3: In the new window, enter your Registration Number/Roll Number and D.O.B./Password. Also, fill the Captcha Box.
- Step 4: Click on the “SUBMIT” button.
- Step 5: SSC CPO Admit Card will be displayed on the screen. You can save the Admit Card in Pdf format or print the same as per your choice.
SSC CPO Result
The Paper 1 result of the SSC CPO 2020 Exam will be issued by Staff Selection Commission in the month of November. Candidate can check the result from the official website by entering login details. We will also inform you once the result will be available to download.
Steps to check SSC CPO Result
- Step 1: Click on the link mentioned “SSC CPO Result”.
- Step 2: Now fill your roll number and date of birth
- Step 3: SSC CPO Paper 1 result will be displayed on the screen.
Centres of Examination:
A candidate must indicate the Centre(s) in the online Application Form in which he/ she desires to take the examination. Details about the Examination Centres is given below.
SSC CPO Cut Off
Cut Off will be released after the examination. Candidates can check the previous year cut off as of now. Cut Off for SSC CPO 2020 exam will be released later
SSC CPO 2019 Cut Off:
For Male Candidates:
For Female Candidates:
Male-Departmental Candidates (Delhi Police) cut off:
Male–Specialized Categories of Ex-Servicemen (Delhi Police) cut off:
SSC CPO 2018 Cut off
For Female Candidates
For Male Candidates:
Male Departmental Candidates (Delhi Police) Cut Off:
Male Specialized Categories of Ex-Servicemen (Delhi Police) Cut Off:
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
When will the SSC CPO 2020 exam notification be released?
SSC CPO 2020 exam official notification has been released by Staff Selection Commission on 17th June 2020.
What is the date of the SSC CPO 2020 exam?
SSC CPO 2020 Exam Paper 1 schedule has been revised on 21st July 2020 by SSC. Now Paper 1 will be conducted from 23rd November 2020 to 26th November 2020 while Paper 2 will be conducted on 1st March 2021.
What is the eligibility criteria for the SSC CPO 2020 exam?
For SSC CPO 2020 Exam candidates must be a graduate having a minimum of 20 years of Age and maximum 25 years of Age. Candidates can check the complete eligibility criteria here
What is the total no. of vacancies in the SSC CPO 2020 exam?
The total number of vacancies in the SSC CPO 2020 exam released by SSC are 1564.
How can I apply for SSC CPO 2020 exam?
Candidates can apply online at the official website. Candidates can check the complete step by step process about the online application process at the linked page.
Will there be any interview after the written exam result?
No, there is no interview in SSC CPO 2020 exam. After Paper 1 there will be Physical Fitness test followed by Medical Test. Candidates successfully cleared round two will be called for Paper 2 that is scheduled to be conducted on 1st March 2021. Check the complete SSC CPO selection process at the linked page.
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