SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2022 (Paper 1 & Paper 2)- SSC SI Exam Pattern


SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2022– SSC releases the exam pattern of SSC CPO 2022 for Paper 1 and Paper 2. SSC CPO 2022 exam pattern comprises the mode of exam, number of question, total marks, duration and more. Staff Selection Commission will conduct both paper 1 and 2 in online or computer based mode. To grab good marks in the examination, candidates should be aware of the SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2022. Candidates who will qualify paper 1, paper 2 and physical test will be recruited to the post of Sub Inspector in Delhi Police, Border Security Force (BSF),  Central Industrial Security Force (CISF),  Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF),  Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBPF) &  Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) and  Assistant Sub-Inspector in Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) through this SSC CPO examination.

Also Read,  SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2018- Check Paper Pattern Here

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2022 (Paper 1 & 2)

Below are the highlights of the SSC CPO 2022 paper pattern of paper 1 and paper 2.

  • For each wrong answer, 0.25 negative marks will be deducted.
  • All the questions asked in paper 1 and paper 2 will be of Objective or Multiple Choice Type
  • The question paper will be set in Hindi and English medium, except the paper 2.

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2022 for Paper 1

Paper-I Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Duration
A General Intelligence and Reasoning  50 50 2 Hours (10.00 A.M. to 12.00 Noon)
B General Knowledge & General Awareness 50  50
C Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
D English Comprehension  50 50

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2022 for Paper 2

Subject Maximum Marks /Questions Duration and timing
English language
& Comprehension
200 marks/200 questions 2 Hours
(From 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon)
(02:00 PM to 04:00 PM)
Also Read,  SSC CPO Eligibility Criteria 2020- Check Age Limit & Other details Here
Also Read, SSC CPO SI Syllabus Here

Special Provision for NCC Cadets

Candidates having National Cadet Corps (NCC) certificate can avail the benefit of bonus marks in paper 1 and paper 2

Bonus Marks for NCC Cadets

NCC Certificate Types Bonus Marks in each Paper (Paper-I and Paper-II)
NCC “C” Certificate 10 marks (5% of the maximum marks)
NCC “B” Certificate 6 marks (3% of the maximum marks)
NCC “A” Certificate 4 marks (2% of the maximum marks)

Physical Endurance Test (PET)-

Candidates who qualify the Paper-1 & Paper-2 with minimum SSC SI cut off need to appear in Physical Endurance Test (PET)/ PST and Medical test.

Also Read,  IAS Preparation Tips 2023- How to Crack UPSC Civil Services 2023

Physical Efficiency (Endurance) Test (PET) (For all posts)- 

For Male candidates-

  • 100 meter race in 16 seconds
  • 1.6 Km race in 6.5 minutes
  • Long Jump- 3.65 meters in 3 chances
  • High Jump- 1.2 meters in 3 chances
  • Shot put (16 Lbs)- 4.5 meters in 3 chances

For Female candidates-

  • 100 meter race in 18 seconds
  •  800 meter race in 4 minutes
  • Long Jump- 2.7 meters (9 feet) in 3 chances
  • High Jump- 0.9 meters (3 feet) in 3 chances

To get recruited on the Sub- Inspector posts in Delhi Police, CAPFs and Assistant Sub- Inspector posts in CISF, candidates have to qualify all stages.

Stay Connected With StudyGrades for latest updates on SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2022.!!