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SSC CPO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2020
SSC CPO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2020

SSC CPO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2020

SSC CPO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2020: SSC has officially finalized SSC CPO Exam Dates 2020 for the recruitment of Sub Inspector (SI) in CAPF, Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) in CISF & Sub Inspector (SI) in Delhi Police. SSC CPO Exam will now be conducted from 28th September to 05th October 2020. You’ve got almost 60 days to ace your preparation. Aspirants who have submitted their online application form must check latest exam pattern and SSC CPO syllabus of Paper 1 & 2 to kick-start their exam preparation in the right direction.

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SSC CPO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2020

Staff Selection Commission has released an official notification reagrding Sub Inspectors In Central Armed Police Forces and Delhi Police through SSC CPO Recruitment 2020 . Interested candidates can read the complete article and apply online for this recruitment from 17th June 2020.

In this article we are going to share the pattern & syllabus of SSC CPO SI/ASI exam along with the selection process as mentioned in the official notification. Let’s start with the updated syllabus and exam pattern.

SSC CPO Recruitment 2020:Overview

Name Of The Recruitment SSC CPO Recruitment 2020
Conduting By Staff Selection Commission
Total No of Posts 1,703
Job Type Central Government Jobs
Notification Released Date 17th June 2020
SSC CPO Tier 1 Exam Date 2020 28th September to 05th October 2020
Official Site https://ssc.nic.in/

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2020

1. There are two papers in the Examination process, Both Paper-I & Paper-II will be conducted online.
2. The question in both papers will be objective multiple choice type questions.
SSC CPO Paper I Exam Pattern

SSC CPO Paper-I (Tier-I) Exam Pattern

Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks
General Intelligence & Reasoning 50 50
General Knowledge 50 50
Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
English Comprehension 50 50
Total Time Duration 2 Hour

1. Paper I will be online consisting of 200 questions for 200 marks.
2. You will be given 2 hours to answer questions.
3. Each correct answer will fetch you +1 mark and for each wrong answer -0.25 marks will be deducted.

Aslo Check- General Awareness Asked In SSC CPO Exams 2019 PDF Topicwise

SSC CPO Paper II Exam Pattern

Subject No. Of Questions Marks
English language & Comprehension 200 200
Total Time Duration 2 Hour

1. Paper-II will contain English language & Comprehension questions.
2. It will be conducted online.
3. There will be 200 questions awarded 200 marks.
4. Total time duration is 2 Hours.

SSC CPO SI/ASI Syllabus of General Intelligence & Reasoning

  1. Alphabet Test
  2. Paper cutting & folding
  3. Analogy
  4. Embedded figures
  5. Arithmetic Reasoning
  6. Figure formation & Analysis
  7. Blood Relation
  8. Series
  9. Classification
  10. Cube & Dice
  11. Coding decoding
  12. Mirror Image
  13. Distance direction test
  14. Water Image
  15. Matrix
  16. Pattern Completion
  17. Logical Venn diagram
  18. Counting of figures.
  19. Missing Number
  20. Miscellaneous

SSC CPO SI/ASI Syllabus of General Awareness

  1. History
  2. Geography
  3. Polity, Economy
  4. Science
  5. Static GK
  6. Ancient
  7. Physical
  8. Indian Economy (Basic)
  9. Chemistry
  10. Imp books, Awards, Days, Location Based
  11. Medieval
  12. World
  13. Indian Polity
  14. Biology
  15. Art & Culture
  16. Modern Physics
  17. Miscellaneous

SSC CPO SI/ASI Syllabus of Quantitative Aptitude

  1. Arithmetic
  2. Advance Maths
  3. Average
  4. Geometry
  5. Boat & Stream
  6. Mensuration
  7. CI & SI
  8. Data Interpretation
  9. LCM & HCF
  10. Trigonometry
  11. Mixture & Alligation
  12. Degree and Radian Measures, Histogram
  13. Partnership
  14. Standard Identities
  15. Percentages
  16. Complementary angles
  17. Pipes & Cistern
  18. Heights and Distances
  19. Problem on Ages
  20. Histogram
  21. Profit loss & Discount
  22. Frequency polygon
  23. Ration Proportion
  24. Bar diagram & Pie chart
  25. Speed time and work
  26. Miscellaneous
  27. Time work & wages

SSC CPO English Syllabus

Candidates’ ability to understand Correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested.

SSC CPO Paper 2 Syllabus: English Language & Comprehension

Questions in this components will be designed to test the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on:

  1. Error recognition
  2. Filling in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc.)
  3. Vocabulary
  4. Spellings
  5. Grammar
  6. Sentence Structure
  7. Synonyms
  8. Antonyms
  9. Sentence Completion
  10. Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words
  11. Comprehension etc.

Important Points to be noted related SSC CPO Recruitment 2020

I: There will be NO Interview for SI, ASI Posts in Delhi Police. Selection will be based on Marks of Paper 1 & Paper 2.
II: Deduction of 0.25 marks will be made for each incorrect answer.
SSC CPO Selection Process

Step I: Those candidates, who will score the cutoff marks fixed by the Commission in Paper I would be required to appear in the Physical Endurance Test & Physical Standard Test.
Step II: Only those candidates, qualified in PET/ PST and will be allowed to appear in Paper-II.
Step III: Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their total marks in the Written Examination in Paper- I & II. After Medical & Document Verification, candidates will be recommended for appointment by the Commission on the basis of total marks in the Written Examination.

Finally selected candidates for the posts of Sub-Inspector and Assistant Sub-Inspector would, as part of training curriculum, have to pass seven obstacle events as mentioned below, failing which they may not be retained in the Force:

i) Jumping over the Vertical Board
ii) Holding the rope on jumping from the Board
iii) Tarzan Swing
iv) Jumping on the Horizontal Board
v) Parallel Rope
vi) Monkey Crawl
vii) Vertical Rope

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Frequently Asked Questions

How many total posts are there in SSC CPO Recruitment 2020?
Ans. – There are total 1,564 vacancies in SSC CPO Recruitment 2020.

How can I apply for SSC CPO Recruitment 2020?
Ans. – Candidates can apply for SSC CPO Vacancy 2020 from official website.

What are the exam dates for SSC CPO Exams 2020?
Ans. – SSC CPO 2020 Paper I exam will be conducted on 28th September 2020 to 1st October 2020. Paper-II exam date will be on 1st March 2021.

Will there be any interview after the written exam result?
Ans. – No, there will be no Interview round for SSC CPO Recruitment.

How many questions will asked in ssc cpo exam 2020?

Ans.- There are 200 questions will be asked in ssc cpo exam 2020 for 200 marks.


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