CRPF Head Constables Recruitment 2020 | 1412 Vacancies |Selection Through Departmental Exam


CRPF Head Constables Recruitment 2020 | 1412 Vacancies | Selection Through Departmental Examination

CRPF Head Constable Recruitment 2020

CRPF Head Constable Recruitment 2020: The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has invited applications from serving male and female Constables for the selection of Group C post of Head Constable.

These are temporary posts but may become permanent.

The Force will conduct a limited departmental competitive examination (LDCE) for the selection in April.

If you are eligible and interested in enhancing your career prospects in the Force, this is the opportunity for that

Important Dates: CRPF Head Constable Recruitment 2020

Date of commencement of application registration 07.02.2020
Last Date to apply06.03.2020
Date of Departmental Competitive examination19.04.202
Cut off date to determine eduational qualification and experience06.03.2020

CRPF Head Constable Recruitment 2020: Vacancy Details

Name of the PostMaleĀ FemaleTotql
Head Constable (General Duty)- Group C1331811412
Categorywise allocation

General 1031, SC-200, ST-100

General-63, SC-12, ST-06


  • 7th CPC Pay Matrix Level-4, Rs.25,500-Rs.81,100
  • Additionally allowances like DA, HRA, CCA etc. as per rules

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open only to Serving male and female constables (General Duty/Bugler/Mali/Painter) of the Force
  • Completed 04 years service
  • Should be below 32 years as on 01.08.2019
  • 10+2 Pass
  • Minimum “Good” Annual Confidential Reports of the last 04 years
  • Should possess specific physical standards and medical fitness (Read Notification)

Selection Process

  • The selection process consists of different stages of:
  • Written Examination
  • Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Medical Examination

Written Examination

  • Applicants who qualify in the written examination will be eligible /called for the next stages of the Selection process
  • The written test will consist of only OMR based objective type questions
  • The questions will be bilingual- Hindi & English
  • There will be 160 questions and 160 marks
  • The duration of the Exam is 03 hours
  • The question paper will be of 10+2 standard
  • The papers include Paper I Genera intelligence, awareness, reasoning, numerical ability (60 Marks)
  • Paper-II – Professional Knowledge ( 70 marks)
  • Paper-III Language comprehension and Communication skill- (30 marks)
  • The cut-off marks will be 50% in aggregate & 45% for individual papers
  • SC/ST candidates need 45% & 40% respectively
  • For details requisite physical standards / PST and PET please read the notification


  • The selected candidates will have to undergo separate LDCR course
  • They will be on probation for 02 years

How To Apply for CRPF Head Constable Recruitment 2020

  • You can apply offline through your Units/Offices only
  • The application should be on the prescribed proforma ( See Notification)
  • It should be accompanied by NOC as per proforma
  • The Units / Office will issue NOC if only you are eligible to apply
  • The Units/H.O.O will forward the application form, Service book & ACR/APAR and other related documents through their Zonal HQ