Your search for the Best CAPF AC coaching Institute in CHANDIGARH, India ends here. Yes, Major Kalshi Classes provide the best CAPF Coaching in Chandigarh, India.  We deliver the best CAPF Guidance for all the Defence Exams. We provide the best coaching for the preparation of various national & state level defence competitive exams. We, at Major Kalshi classes, hold a prestigious position in the number of selections in competitive exams like NDA, Air force, Navy, Army, and Coast Guard.

The CAPF notification for 2023 is anticipated to be published on April 26, 2023, and the first and second papers will be held on August 6, 2023

We, at Major Kalshi classes, have an excellent record of CAPF selections over the years. We conduct various Mock Tests before the exams to strengthen the skills & fill the gaps in the preparation, if any, of candidates and provide them to attend individual doubt sessions if required regarding the preparation till the Interview Phase.

Whether Indian Army, Navy or Air Force, we offer the best-in-class infrastructure and an experienced faculty that comprises Ex- CAPF Interviewers and Subject Matter Experts. Being a premier defence services coaching institute, we know that it is essential to notify candidates about the general information in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF) Examination being conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). This is a competitive exam. Through this examination process, candidates are recruited as Assistant Commandants in CAPF. Learn about the CAPF Exam Pattern, Eligibility Criteria, and CAPF Syllabus 2020 through this article by the experts present at Major Kalshi Classes for Coaching, preparation and selection.

UPSC CAPF Recruitment Eligibility Criteria: Highlights

Assistant commandant age limit :

  • As of 1 August 2023, the age of the candidate should be between 20-25 years.
  • If the candidate belongs to Scheduled Caste or Tribe or Janata, he will be given 5 years of relaxation in age above general criteria.
  • Other Backward Class candidates eligible for the reservation applicable to them will be given a maximum relaxation of 3 years above the general criteria.
  • According to the central government’s current instructions, a relaxation of 5 years for civilian central government employees and ex-servicemen will be provided.

Educational Qualifications:

  • Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized university.
  • In this recruitment, those candidates can also apply who have appeared in the graduation examination, and whose result is still awaiting.

(A) Selection Procedure/Scheme: -

The Selection Procedure/Scheme of the Examination will be as defined follows:

 (i) Written Examination: The written examination to be conducted by Union Public Service Commission will be held on XX-XX-XXX and will comprise two papers. Paper, I will be held from 10 a.m.-12.00 Noon and Paper II will be held from 2.00 p.m.-5.00 p.m.

 Note: Paper-I will be evaluated first and evaluation of Paper-II will be done only for those candidates who obtain the minimum qualifying marks in Paper-I.

CAPF Written Exam Pattern:-

The Union Public Service Commission sets the CAPF syllabus and exam pattern. Knowing the syllabus and CAPF exam pattern will help candidates make a better strategy for preparation in a systematic & timely manner. The commission announces the exam date by publishing the CAPF Exam Calendar every year. The Union Public Service Commission conducts the UPSC CAPF exam for the merit-based selection of Assistant Commandant (Group A) Officers in BSF, CISF, ITBP, CRPF, SSB, NSG and AR.

•The UPSC exam for CAPF comprises 2 written Papers.

•Paper-I tests the general ability and intelligence of the candidates based on an MCQ format.

• Paper II is descriptive in nature and tests the language proficiency of the candidates.

•Candidates get 2 hours duration to complete 200 questions in paper-I carrying 250 marks and 3 hours to complete 6 descriptive type questions in paper II carrying 200 marks.

(ii) Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests: Candidates who will be declared qualified in the written examination will be summoned for Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests. Those candidates who meet the prescribed Physical Standards will be put through the Physical Efficiency Tests as indicated below :

Physical Efficiency Tests (PET):




a.            100 metres race

In 16 seconds

In 18 seconds

  1. 800 metres race 

IN 3 minutes 45 seconds

IN 4 minutes 45 seconds

(c ) Long Jump

3.5 metres (3 chance)

3 metres (3 chances)

(D) shot put (7.26 kgs)

4.5 metres



(1) Physical Standards: The requirements (minimum) for the candidates  are as follows:





165 cm

157 cm


81 cm (with 5cm minimum expansion)

Not Applicable


50 kg

46 kg

(2) Medical Standards:

(a) Eye Sight:


Better eye (corrected vision)

Worse eye (corrected vision)

Distant vision







Near Vision





With Glasses/LASIK Surgery*

Limits of Refractive errors permitted    - 4.00 D Myopia                                                                                   

                                                                 +4.00 D (including cylinder) Hypermetropia

Colour Perception-III (CP-III) by ISIHARA plates.

For detailed information regarding medical, physical & general standards, please click on the given link for notification.

Interview/Personality Test : Candidates who are declared qualified in the Medical Standards Tests will be called for the Interview/Personality Test to be conducted by UPSC. Candidates who are declared medically unfit but allowed to appear before the “Review Medical Board” on their appeal by the Appellate Authority will be called for Interview/Personality Tests on a provisional basis. Candidates who will be shortlisted for Interview/Personality Test, including those shortlisted for Interview/Personality Test provisionally will be issued a Detailed Application Form in which among other things, they will be required to indicate the preference of Forces.

(iv) Final Selection / Merit : The merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained by all the candidates in the Written Examination and Interview or Personality Test.

             We, here, extensively, at Chandigarh center train candidates for the CAPF AC by providing detailed insight till this Interview Process. Students from our coaching centre have secured selections into BSF, CISF, ITBP, CRPF, SSB, NSG and AR.

           We have the most experienced team of officers including EX-interviewing Officers who ensure that candidates must get more than enough written as well as physical training for the defence exams through various ground-level training facilities which is present in our coaching.

We are one of the few coaching institutes in India that follows a strict & proper schedule in preparing mock CAPF interviews while focusing on the personality and positive attitude of the candidate.

We, here at MKC, provide infrastructure and atmosphere much & better aligned with your CAPF exam preparation till the interview stage. We will provide a much-stimulated environment which will support & strengthen your whole personality as required by UPSC for CAPF recruitment.

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