CRPF ASI and Head Constable Syllabus 2023: PDF Download

CRPF ASI and Head Constable Syllabus can be downloaded from here. The notification of CRPF ASI and Head Constable has been released. Interested candidates can apply online application for the posts of ASI and Head Constable in CRPF.

There are 1,458 total posts of CRPF ASI and Head Constable.

Assistant Sub Inspector (Steno)5814392111143
Head Constable (Ministerial)532132355197991315

CRPF ASI and Head Constable Salary

PostPay LevelPay Matrix
Assistant Sub Inspector (Steno)0529200-92300
Head Constable (Ministerial)0425500-81100

Important dates

Start Online Applications04/01/2023
Last date of Online Application25/01/2023
Admit Card Release Date15/02/2023
Schedule of CBT Exam 22/02/2023

Age Limit:-

Candidate’s age should be 18-25 years on 25 January 2023. Relaxation will be given according to categories.

Educational Qualification:-

Candidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam from a board or university recognised by central or state government.

CRPF ASI and Head Constable Syllabus and Pattern

Scheme of Examination:

The Examination will consist of Computer Based Test, Skill Test, Physical Standard Test, Documents Verification and Detailed Medical Examination (DME). All these stages of the Examination are mandatory. Details of these Papers/Tests is as follows:

Computer Based Test: The Computer Based Test will consist of one paper with 100 objective type questions to be attempted in 1:30  hours (9O Minutes):

SectionSubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarks
AHindi Language or English Language2525
BGeneral Aptitude2525
CGeneral Intelligence2525
DQuantitative Aptitude2525
  • Section B,C,D will be set as bilingual. 
  • Questions will be of Objective Multiple choice type, Question will be set in Hindi and English. There will be negative marking of O.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions. 
  • The date & Centre of CBT will be informed to candidates via Admit Card(To be downloaded from CRPF website), SMS & Emails 
  • Marks scored by the candidates in CBT will be normalised and such normalised scores will be used to determine final merit and cut off marks. 
  • The question in the CBT will be of Intermediate level. 
  • A mock test link will be available in Candidates corner on CRPF website to familiarise the candidates with CBT. 
  • Candidates are not permitted to use calculators and other electronic gadgets. They should not, therefore, bring the same inside the Examination Hall. 
  • The Objection Management Link shall be hosted on CRPF website 2-3 days after the conduct of CBTto invite objections from the candidates related to questions and answers keys of the Test, if any. 
  • Candidates may go through the Answer options while filing objections and submit representations, if any, within the time limit given by the CRPF through online modality only, on payment of RS. 100/- per question. No representation regarding Answer Keys shall be entertained later. 
  • The dates of Tests indicated in the Notice are tentative. Any change in the schedule of Test will be informed to the candidates only through the website of the CRPF. 
  • There is no provision for re-evaluation/rechecking of the scores. No correspondence in this regard shall be entertained. 

CRPF Skill Test -Typing (HC/M)/Shorthand (ASI/Steno): 

Only those candidates who qualify in CBT shall be called for next stage of recruitment i.e. Skil1 Test/PST/DV/DME which will be conducted at various Centres Of the CRPF.

Skill Test (On computer) (For Assistant Sub Inspector (Steno)Dictation : 10 minutes @ 😯 words per minute. 
Transcription time- 50 minutes in English or 65 minutes in hindi on the computer.
Skill Test (On computer) ( For Head Constable / Ministerial English Typing with a minimum speed of 35 words per minute on the computer. 
Hindi Typing with a minimum speed of 30 words per minute on the computer. 
( 35 words per minute in English and 30 words per minute in Hindi corresponding to 1O500 key depressions per hour in English 9000 key depressions per hour in Hindi with average of 5 key depressions for each word on computer)
  • Skill tests (typing) will be conducted/done only on computers. Computers keyboards for the purpose will be provided by the Recruitment Centers. 
  • Mode/Procedure/ Method for conducting skill tests will be decided by the department. Skill test will be of qualifying nature and no marks will be awarded for the skill test. 
  • Skill Test in Hindi shall be conducted only on “Remington Gail Keylayout with MANGAL Font”. Specimens of “MANGAL font” will be available on the web site “”. 
  • Each error (including spelling mistake, omission of word/punctuation mark, repeated word, word differing from the test/actual passage, word not in the passage, mixing-up of words, etc) will be counted as a mistake. Mistakes equaling to 5% of the words in the passage actually typed by the candidate will be allowed/permissible. For each mistake beyond 5% of the permissible limit, 10 words will be subtracted/deducted from the total words typed by the candidate for assessing actual typing speed (For HC(M) only). 
  • They will be tested in a stenography/ shorthand test {For ASI (Steno) only) as mentioned (Skill Test) above. 
  • The transcription of shorthand notes will have to be done on computers & keyboards provided by the Department and in no case use of other typing modes shall be allowed. 
  • The dictation will have to be noted/taken by the candidates in shorthand strokes and the same will also be evaluated. Noting/taking of dictation in long hand (i.e. other than standard shorthand strokes) will not be accepted and such candidates will be declared failed in skill tests even if they transcribe correctly in given time. 
  • No request for re-test of skill test will be accepted / entertained. 
  • Beyond 40 mistakes, which is 5% of 8OO words in 10 minutes dictation @ 😯 words per minute, the candidate will be declared “Failed’ {For ASI(Steno)}. 
  • CRPF reserves the right to make any modification compatible with Recruitment Rules in Skill test assessment procedure and any other changes to be made. 
  • Detailed scrutiny of candidate’s eligibility/documents will be undertaken at the time of Physical Standard Test. Therefore, it will be the responsibility of the candidates to verify their eligibility as prescribed in this Notice from time to time before appearing for CBT/Skill Test/PST. Candidates shortlisted for Skill test/PST will be asked to go through biometric verification. The PST includes measurement of height, weight, chest (as applicable).

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