UPSC Recruitment 2018: All you need to know about vacancies and details

UPSC Recruitment 2018: All you need to know about vacancies and details
UPSC Recruitment 2018: All you need to know about vacancies and details

New Delhi : The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released notifications for  eligible candidates to apply for the UPSC CAPF Recruitment Exam 2018. UPSC has invited applications for filling 398 Assistant Commandant Posts in BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP and SSB. The UPSC recruitment exam will be held on August 12 to fill 398 vacancies. 

According to the UPSC notification, 398 vacancies (BSF: 60, CRPF: 179, CISF: 84, ITBP: 46, SSB: 29) will be filled through the examination.

The interested candidates can apply online at official website, from April 25, 2018 to May 21, 2018. The written examination of UPSC CISF another post will be held on August 12, 2018.

UPSC Recruitment 2018 – Important Dates

Online Application Process Begins: 25th April 2018

Online Application Process Ends: 21st May 2018, 6PM

Admit Cards to released: Two Weeks before the exam

Exam Date: 12th August 2018 (2PM to 5PM)

AGE LIMIT (as on August 1, 2018)

For General/UR candidates

Minimum: 20 years

Maximum: 25 years


For SC/ST candidates: 05 years

For OBC candidates: 03 years

UPSC Recruitment 2018 Application Fee:

Male candidates of Unreserved/OBC – Rs.200

Female candidates/SC/ST - Nil

Educational qualification for UPSC Recruitment 2018 

The Candidates need to be gratuates from a recognized University or College. An NCC ‘B’ or ‘C’ certificate is desirable during the interview or personality test round but not compulsory.

UPSC Recruitment 2018 exam pattern 

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will conduct the written examination on August 12, 2018 and it will comprise two papers.

Paper I: General Ability and Intelligence – 250 marks

Paper II : General Studies, Essay and Comprehension – 200 Marks

How to apply for UPSC Recruitment Exam 2018

1. login to the official website -

2. Click on ‘Apply Online’ given on the right sidebar of the homepage.

3. Click on Online Application for Various Examinations.

4. Click on Click Here for PART I  and fill the application form and then move to Part II to complete the application process.

5. Download the confirmation page and take a printout for further reference.

About UPSC:

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is an organisation that works under the central government to recruit staff for various posts in the various ministries and departments, and in subordinate offices. The commission also conducts examinations for the recruitment in various departments of the state.

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