UPSC CAPF Syllabus 2019- The syllabus of CAPF 2018 will consist of all the important topics that will be asked in the examination. UPSC CAPF Exam 2019 will be conducted on 18 August 2019 for recruitment of eligible candidates to the post of Assistant Commandants in Central Armed Police Forces. The syllabus of CAPF exam will be uploaded along with the official notification. Candidates have to prepare well for each and every topic of the syllabus in order to pass the recruitment test. Below complete syllabus of written UPSC CAPF 2019 examination has been mentioned for the convenience of the applicants.

CAPF 2019 Exam Pattern

PapersSubjectTotal MarksTiming
Paper-1General Ability and Intelligence
Objective (Multiple Answers)
250 Marks10 a.m. to 12.00 Noon
Paper-2General Studies, Essay and Comprehension200 Marks2.00 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
550 Marks
Also Read,  IES 2019 Notification Issued- Check ESE 2019 Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern

Apply For CAPF 2019 Here

UPSC CAPF Syllabus 2019 for Paper I

General Ability and Intelligence

The paper-1 syllabus of UPSC CAPF comprises of objective type questions with multiple choices and will broadly cover the following areas-

  1. General Mental Ability-

The questions will be designed to test the logical reasoning, quantitative aptitude including numerical ability, and data interpretation.

2. General Science-

The questions will be set to test general awareness, scientific temper, comprehension and appreciation of scientific phenomena of everyday observation including new areas of importance like Information Technology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science.

Also Read,  CAPF Application Form 2019- Check Registration Dates Here

3. Current Events of National and International Importance-

Candidates must be aware of current events of national and international importance in the broad areas of culture, music, arts, literature, sports, governance, societal and developmental issues, industry, business, globalisation, and interplay among nations..

4. Indian Polity and Economy

Candidate should have the knowledge of the Country’s political system and the Constitution of India, social systems and public administration, economic development in India, regional and international security issues and human rights including its indicators.

5. History of India-

The questions will broadly cover the subject in its social, economic and political aspects. This shall also include the areas of growth of nationalism and freedom movement.

6. Indian and World Geography-

The questions shall cover the physical, social and economic aspects of geography pertaining to India and the World.

Also Read,  IAS 2019 Notification Released- Check UPSC Civil Services Prelims 2019 Dates

UPSC CAPF Syllabus 2019 for Paper II

General Studies, Essay and Comprehension

Part-A – Essay Writing- 80 Marks

Candidates have to write an essay in a long narrative form either in Hindi or English.

The indicative topics are modern Indian history especially of the freedom struggle, geography, polity and economy, knowledge of security and human rights issues, and analytical ability.

Part-B – Comprehension, précis writing, other communications/ language skills – 120 Marks

Candidates have to write this section in English language only. The topics are Comprehension passages, précis writing, developing counter arguments, simple grammar and other aspects of language testing.

Stay Updated with StudyGardes for latest updates on UPSC CAPF Syllabus 2019..!!


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here