SSC CPO 2020 for Sub-Inspectors | 1,564 Posts | Latest Govt Job Update


SSC CPO 2020 – Staff Selection Commission, Central Police Organisation invites the online application form from the eligible candidates for the post of Sub-Inspectors (SI) in Delhi Police and Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) for 1,564 vacancies. Candidates with the qualification of Bachelor’s degree within the age limit of 20 to 25 years are eligible to apply for this post. Selection will be based on the examination. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online at ( on or before 16 July 2020. Here we discussed the detailed eligibility and application process.

SSC CPO 2020 Recruitment:

Job RoleSub-Inspectors (SI) in CAPFs/Delhi Police
QualificationBachelor’s degree
Total Vacancies1,564
Job LocationAcross India
Last Date16 July 2020

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification (as on 01.01.2021):

  • Candidates should complete Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or equivalent
  • For Sub Inspector in Delhi Police only: Male candidates must possess a valid Driving License for LMV (Motorcycle and Car) on the date fixed for Physical Endurance and Measurement Tests. However, the candidates who do not have a Valid Driving License for LMV (Motorcycle and Car) are eligible for all other posts in CAPFs.

Age Limit(as on 01.01.2021): 20 to 25 years

Upper age limit is relaxable by:

  • SC/ ST – 5 years
  • OBC – 3 years
  • Ex-servicemen (ESM) – 3 years after deduction of the military service

Post Wise Vacancies: Total – 1,564 Posts

  • Sub-Inspector (Exe.) in Delhi Police – Male: 91 posts
  • Sub-Inspector (Exe.) in Delhi Police – Female: 78 posts
  • Sub-Inspector (GD) in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs): 1395 posts

Pay Scale:

  • Sub-Inspector (GD) in CAPFs/ Sub-Inspector (Executive) – (Male/ Female) in Delhi Police: Leve-6 (Rs.35,400-1,12,400/-)
SSC CPO Selection Process:

The selection process is based on the Paper-I,  Physical Standard Test (PST)/ Physical Endurance Test (PET), Paper-II and Detailed Medical Examination (DME).


  • Paper-I & Paper-II will be of Objective Multiple Choice Type
  • Questions will be set in Hindi and English in Parts-I, II and III of Paper-I
  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I & Paper-II.

Examination Pattern:


General Intelligence and Reasoning502 Hours
General Knowledge and General
Quantitative Aptitude50
English Comprehension50


  • English language & Comprehension: 200 marks (2 Hours)

Minimum qualifying marks in Paper-I and Paper-II:

  • UR: 30%
  • OBC/ EWS: 25%
  • All other categories: 20%

Physical Standard Test (PST) and Physical Endurance Test (PET):

Physical Standard Test (PST):

Category of candidatesHeight
(in cm)
Chest (in cm)
Male candidates only (UR)17080-85
Male candidates belonging to Hill areas regions of J&K, the North-Eastern States and Sikkim16580-85
Scheduled Tribes162.577-82
Female candidates only(UR)157
Female candidates belonging to Hill areas of J&K, the North-Eastern States and Sikkim155
Scheduled Tribes (Female)154

Physical Endurance Test (PET):

Male CandidatesFemale Candidates
100-metre: 16 seconds100-metre: 18 seconds
1.6 km race in 6.5 minutes800-metre race in 4 minutes
Long Jump: 3.65 metres in 3 chancesLong Jump: 2.7 metres in 3 chances
High Jump: 1.2 metres in 3 chancesHigh Jump: 0.9 metres in 3 chances.
Shot put (16 Lbs): 4.5 metres in 3 chance

Application fee: Rs.100/-

Note: SC/ST/ESM/Women candidates are exempted from paying the fee.

Payment Mode:

  • Through BHIM UPI, Net Banking or by using Visa MasterCard, Maestro RuPay Credit, or Debit cards
  • In cash at SBI Branch by generating SBI Challan

How to apply SSC CPO 2020 for Sub-Inspectors/Central Armed Police Forces?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position online at ( on or before 16 July 2020.

For More Details: Click here

To Apply: Click here

Important Date:

  • Submission of online applications: 17-06-2020 to 16-07-2020
  • Last date and time for receipt of applications: 16-07-2020 (23:30)
  • Last date and time for making online fee payment: 18-07-2020 (23:30)
  • Last date and time for generation of offline Challan: 20-07-2020 (23:30)
  • Last date for payment through Challan (during working hours of Bank): 22-07-2020
  • Dates of Computer Based Examination (Paper-I): 29-09-2020 to 05-10-2020
  • Date of Computer Based Examination (Paper-II): 01-03-2021


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