SSC invites applications for Constables in CPOs and Rifleman in Assam Rifles - 2012

Staff Selection Commission invites applications for recruitment of Constables (General Only) in CPOs and Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles - 2012

Authority/Organization: SSC | Field: Army | Place: Assam, India

Closing Date: 04 January 2012  
Written Examination: 22 April 2012

Recruitment of Constables(GD) in CAPFs and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles , 2012

FEE: RUPEES FIFTY ONLY (Rs 50.00) payable through CRF Stamp or SBI
Challan or on-line payment through account with the State Bank of India.
Fee is exempted for all Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation.

AGE LIMITS: 18-23 years as on 01.08.2012. Candidates should not have been born earlier than 01.08.1989 and not later than 01.08.1994.

Physical Standards Test :  (Female candidates are eligible for posts earmarked for them only).
(i) All candidates applying for the recruitment and prima-facie eligible will be called to appear in Physical Standards Test and Physical Efficiency Test at places finalized by the Commission in consultation with the CAPFs. Detailed scrutiny of their eligibility will not be undertaken by the Commission before PET/ PST. Therefore, it will be the responsibility of the candidate to verify their eligibility as prescribed in notice before appearing for PST/ PET. 
(ii) Physical standards laid down for the post of Constable are –10
a) Height: For Males : 170 cms.
  For Females : 157 cms.

b) Chest: For males only – Unexpanded : 80 cms.
Expanded: Min expansion 5 cms.

c) Weight : For males and Females : Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards

For age and Physical relaxation refer PDF (link to SSC’s Notice is given in resources below)

F. No.  3/18/2011–P&P-I.  The Staff Selection Commission will be making Recruitment to the post of Constable (GD) in ITBPF, BSF,CISF,CRPF and SSB and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles and the recruitment process will
consist of Physical Standards Test, Physical Efficiency Test, Written Examination and Medical Examination. Only candidates qualifying in Physical Standards Test and Physical Efficiency Test will be called for the 3
Written Examination, scheduled to be held on 22nd April, 2012. Based on performance in the Written Examination, candidates will be shortlisted for Medical Examination in a ratio as may be decided by the Commission.
State-wise vacancies are   available for candidates domiciled in the state and reservation is also available for candidates domiciled in naxal and militancy affected areas and select border districts in each CAPFs.

Pay Scale – Pay Band – I, R 5200-20200 + Grade Pay R 2000/-

(i)Off-line applications:
The candidates should pay the fee of s 50/- (s Fifty only) by means of “Central Recruitment Fee Stamps(CRFS)“only .CRFS stamps are available at the counter of all Departmental Post Offices of the country. Recruitment Fee Stamps should be pasted on the application form in the space earmarked for the purpose and got cancelled from the Counter of Post Office of issue with the date stamp of the Issuing Post Office in such a manner that the impression or the cancellation stamps partially overflows on the Application Form itself, taking care at the same time that the impression is clear and distinct to facilitate the identification of date and Post Office of issue at any subsequent stage.  After getting the Recruitment Fee Stamps cancelled from the Post Office, the candidate must submit their application to the concerned Regional Office/Sub Regional Offices of the Commission in the usual manner after completing other

(ii) On-line applications:
The facility of submitting online applications is available on   and The
candidates submitting their applications on-line should pay the requisite fee only through State Bank of India either in the form of
challan or net-banking

Physical Standards Test:
Refer link to PDF given below in Resources

Written Examination – 22nd April, 2012

The candidates qualifying in PST/PET will be called for a Written Examination.  Though the Commission will endeavour to accommodate the candidates in centres opted by him / her, it may combine the centres or divert the candidates to other centres, depending on administrative convenience.  The Written examination will consist of only one objective type paper containing 100 questions and carrying 100 marks, with the following composition -

_ _ _ _   Subject Number of Questions Maximum Marks Duration/ Time Allowed
Part A General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25 Two Hours
(10.00 A.M. to
12.00 Noon)
Part B General Knowledge and
General Awareness
25 25
Part C Elementary Mathematics 25 25
Part D English/Hindi 25 25

All questions will be of Objective Multiple Choice Types. Questions will be set bilingually in Hindi and English in Parts A, B and C.  Candidates are required to attempt either Hindi or English section of Part D? of the question paper.

PDF Notice published by SSC Click Here to View Notice

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