✍ SSC CPO-SI

Sub-Inspector – this word itself signifies the power related to it. Staff Selection Commission (SSC) every year conducts an examination for central police organization (CPO), to fill the required post of Sub-inspectors and Assistant sub-inspectors in various departments such as Delhi Police, BSF, CISF, CRPF, NCB, etc.

As this exam recruits candidates from all over India, it has large base of aspirants preparing to crack this exam every year. We, at UNIFOX Coaching, help you to achieve this target of yours by making you prepare for this exam in an efficient manner as required during exam.Making you prepare for the exam remains our only concern and therefore, regular mocks and PDP sessions are held regularly apart from regular classes and doubt sessions.

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✍ Exam Pattern

SSC CPO-SI paper consists of two papers.

✍ PAPER-I (200 questions – 200 marks, 2 hours)

  • Part-A- General intelligence and Reasoning (50 questions, 50 marks)
  • Part-B- General knowledge and General Awareness (50 questions, 50 marks)
  • Part-C- Quantitative Aptitude (50 questions, 50 marks)
  • Part-D- English Comprehension (50 questions, 50 marks)

✍ PAPER-II (200 questions – 200 marks, 2 hours)

  • English Language and Comprehension

✍SSC CPO syllabus

  1. General Intelligence & Reasoning:
  • Semantic Analogy
  • Symbolic/Number Analogy
  • Figural Analogy
  • Semantic Classification
  • Symbolic/Number Classification
  • Figural Classification
  • Semantic Series
  • Number Series
  • Figural Series
  • Problem Solving
  • Word Building
  • Coding & de-coding
  • Numerical Operations
  • Symbolic Operations
  • Space Orientation
  • Space Visualization
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Drawing inferences
  • Punched hole/pattern-folding & un-folding
  • Figural Pattern- folding and completion
  • Indexing Address matching
  • Date & city matching Classification of centre codes/roll numbers
  • Small Capital letters/numbers coding, decoding and classification
  • Embedded Figures
  • Critical thinking.
  1. General Awareness: Candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society are tested in this section. Knowledge of current events, every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect are required in a candidate.

Questions related to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity,Indian Constitution, scientific Research etc. are a major part of this section.

  1. Quantitative Aptitude:
  • Numbers& number sense : computation of  whole numbers, decimals, fractions & relationships between numbers, Square roots
  • Percentage
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Average, Mixture and Allegation
  • Simple Interest and compound interest
  • Profit & Loss,
  • Discount
  • Partnership Business
  • Time and distance
  • Time & work
  • Surds
  • Graphs of Linear Equations
  • Geometry & Mensuration : Triangle and its various  kinds of centers, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle , Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right base, Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base
  • Trigonometry
  • Heights and Distances
  • Histogram
  • Frequency polygon
  • Bar diagram & Pie chart.
  1. English Comprehension:In these type of questions, the examiner checks Candidates‟ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc.

 ✍ Paper – II: SSC CPO Syllabus

✍ English Language & Comprehension: 

  • Questions are formed to check the candidates ability to understand and comprehend English
  • Error recognition
  • Filling in the blanks (using verb preposition, articles etc)
  • Vocabulary
  • Spellings
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structure
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Sentence Completion
  • Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words. 

✍ Eligibility Conditions:

  1. Nationality/ Citizenship: A candidate must be either :

(a) a citizen of India

(b) a subject of Nepal

(c) a subject of Bhutan

(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India

(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania ( Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar ), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favor a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India. B. Age Limit: Candidates age limit should be between 20-25 years. Note I: The upper age limit is relaxable for Central Government Civilian Employees as per extant Government order.

✍ Age relaxation for different categories :

 Code No.  Category  Age-Relaxation permissible beyond 
 the Upper age limit
 1.  SC/ST  5 years
 2.  OBC  3 years
 3.  For Group „ B &C‟ posts
Ex.Servicemen  (Unreserved/General)
 03 years after deduction of the military
service rendered from the actual age as on
the closing date.
 4.  Ex.Servicemen (OBC)  06 years( 3 years + 3 years) after deduction
of the military service rendered from the
actual age as on the closing date
 5.  Ex.Servicemen (SC/ST)  08 years (3 years+5 years) after deduction
of the military service rendered from the
actual age as on the closing date.
 6.  For Group „B‟ posts
(i)Central Government Civilian
Employees(General/unreserved )  who have
rendered not less than 3 years  regular and
continuous service as on Closing  date
 05 years.
 7.  (ii) Central Government Civilian  Employees(OBC
who have rendered not less than 3  years regular
and continuous service as on  Closing date
 8 (5+3) years.
 8.  (iii) Central Government Civilian
Employees(SC/ST ) who have  rendered not less
than 3 years regular and  continuous service as on
Closing date
 10(5+5) years.
 9.  For Group „C‟ posts
(i) Central Govt. Civilian  Employees
( General) who have rendered not  less than 3
years regular and continuous  service as on
Closing date
 40 years
 10.  (ii) Central Govt. Civilian  Employees
( OBC ) who have rendered not less  than 3 years
regular and continuous service as  on Closing date
 43 years
 11.  (iii) Central Govt. Civilian  Employees ( SC/ST
) who have rendered not less than  3 years regular
and continuous service as on  Closing date
 45 years
 12.  Candidates who had ordinarily  been domiciled in
the State of Jammu & Kashmir
( Unreserved )
 5 years
 13.  Candidates who had ordinarily  been domiciled in
the State of Jammu & Kashmir(  OBC )
 8 years
 14.  Candidates who had ordinarily  been domiciled in
the State of Jammu & Kashmir(  SC/ST)
 10 years
 15.  Widows / Divorced Women /  Women judicially
separated and who are not  remarried
( Unreserved )
 Up to 35 years of age
 16.  Widows / Divorced Women /  Women
judicially separated and who are  not remarried (OBC )
 Up to 38 years of age
 17.  Widows / Divorced Women /  Women
judicially separated and who are  not remarried( SC/ST )
 Up to 40 years of age
 18.  Departmental Male Candidates for  Delhi
Police only
(i)Departmental Candidates  (Unreserved) who
have rendered not less than 3 years  of regular and
continuous service as on closing  date.
 Up to 30 years
 19.  (ii) Departmental Candidates  (OBC) who have
rendered not less than 3years of  regular and
continuous service as on closing  date.
 up to 33 years
 20.  (iii) Departmental Candidates  (SC/ST)) who
have rendered not less than 3 years  of regular & continuous service as  on closing date.
 up to 35 years

 

✍ C. Essential Qualifications:
A. Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university or equivalent.
B. For the post of Sub Inspector in Delhi Police only:- Male candidates must possess and also carry a valid Driving License for LMV(Motor cycle and Car) on the date fixed for Physical Endurance and Standard Tests. Otherwise they will not be allowed to undergo Physical Endurance and Standard Tests.

  1. Physical Standards:
Category of candidates Height 
(in cms)
Chest (in cms) Unexpanded  Chest (in cms) Expanded
(i) For male candidates only
General
170  80 85
For candidates belonging to Hill areas of
Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh,
Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir
Valley, Leh&Ladakh regions of J&K,
North-Eastern States and Sikkim
 165  80 85
For all candidates belonging to Scheduled
Tribes
 162.5  77 82
 (ii) For Female candidates only
General
 157  –
For candidates belonging to Hill areas of
Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh,
Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir
Valley, Leh&Ladakh regions of J&K,
North-Eastern States and Sikkim
 155  –  –
For all candidates belonging to Scheduled
Tribes
 154  –  –

Note:
1.There shall be no minimum requirement of chest measurement for Female candidates.
2. Relaxation in height and chest (as the case may be) as mentioned above will be permissible only on production of certificate in the performa as prescribed

  1. Weight:Corresponding to height for all posts.
  2. Medical standard (For all posts):

✍ Eye sight:
i. The minimum distant vision should be 6/6 and 6/9 of two eyes without correction i.e.without wearing of glasses.

  1. The candidate must not have knock knee, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes and they should
    possess high color vision.

iii. They must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties.

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