CRPF Selection Methodology | Sub-Inspector/ Overseer (Civil)


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Recruitment process of Sub-Inspector/ Overseer (Civil) in Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) will consist of Physical Standards Test (PST)/Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Documentation, written test, and Medical fitness test. Details of these exams are available below.

  1. Physical Standards Test (PST)
  2. All candidates will be screened for the physical measurement of height, chest and weight. Candidates who meet the requirements of physical standard will further be allowed to participate in the documentation of the education and other certificates.
    Required Physical Standards

    PSTfor Generalfor Hill Areasfor ST candidates
    Height170 cms165 cms162.5 cms
    Chest (Normal)80 cms80 cms77 cms
    Chest (Expanded)85 cms85 cms82 cms
    WeightProportionate/Corresponding to height and age
  3. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  4. All candidates, having minimum required physical standard, will be required to undergo physical efficiency test. This will not carry any marks, but qualifying in nature. It would be mandatory to qualify this test. Candidates have to run for 1.6 km (1 mile) race, to be completed in in 9 minutes.

  5. Documentation
  6. Bringing Original testimonial/documents of the candidates is mandatory, who qualify in PST/PET. Through the documentation process the real eligible candidates will be scrutinized. Candidates who fail to produce requisite original testimonials / certificates will be eliminated from the recruitment process and no candidate will be allowed provisionally.

  7. Written Examination
  8. Candidates who qualify in PST & Documentation will further be called to appear in written examination. Written test will have One paper having three parts carrying a total of 100 marks. Written test will consist of objective type multiple choice questions. Question paper will be set both in Hindi and English for a composite duration of 2 hours.
    Part-I : Professional Knowledge (related to syllabus of civil engineering). This will carry 50 marks with 50 questions (1 mark for each question).
    Part-II : General Awareness Test (related to G.K and General awareness). This will carry 25 marks with 25 questions (1 mark for each question).
    Part-III : Subject Test to examine the academic knowledge of Physics/Maths/Chemistry (as per intermediate standard). This will carry 25 marks with 25 questions (1 mark for each question).

  9. Medical Examination
  10. Only the candidates, who qualified the above stages of recruitment process, will be called to appear for Medical fitness test. Candidates should be in good mental and physical health conditions, as mentioned in official notification, to clear this stage.

  11. Merit List of Selection
  12. After completion of medical examination test, category-wise merit list will be drawn separately. After then the finally selected candidates will be sent to training at various CRPF centres.


3 Responses

  1. Sunayan says:

    Dear sir, I have applied for the si overseer in crpf. I’m belonging to obc category. I have the obc caste certificate. But I don’t have the obc creamy layer certificate. Am I eligible for documentation? Sir please reply as soon as possible…

  2. vipin says:

    dear sir,i have applied for si/overseer in crpf.i want to know how much time to select final condidates taken by CRPF.

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