CRPF Recruitment (686 vacancies)


Candidates are advised to visit the site regularly for any schedule of Exam and for downloading of their Admit Cards for various stages of recruitment.

Online Applications through website of CRPF at (www.crpfindia.com) are invited from Male and Female Indian citizens for the combatised post of Head Constable (Ministerial) in Central Reserve Police Force for filling up of vacancies for direct recruitment, through online, as under
category Open Market Ex-ser Total
Gen 276 27 303
OBC 148 14 162
SC 82 08 90
ST 41+86* 04 45+(86* backlog)
Total 547+86*=633 53 600+(86* backlog)=686

Pay Scale:
The post carries pay in pay band of Rs.5200-20200 with Grade Pay Rs. 2400/- (Minimum pay in pay band is Rs. 7510/- P.M.). The post will carry Dearness allowance / House rent allowance / transport allowance / ration money, free accommodation, free uniform, free medical facilities, free leave pass once in a year during leave and other allowances as admissible under the rules in the Force.

Education Qualification
Candidates must have passed Intermediate (10+2) or equivalent examination from a board or university recognized by Central or State Government.
Note : Two or Three year Diploma certificate in technical education done after 10th class is not equivalent to intermediate (10+2).
Skill Test (On computer)
English Typing with minimum speed of 35 words per minute on computer.
Hindi Typing with minimum speed of 30 words per minute on computer. (35 words per minute in English and 30 words per minute in Hindi corresponding to 10500 key depressions per hour in English 9000 key depressions per hour in Hindi with average of 5 key depressions for each word on computer)

For all candidates except Scheduled Tribes candidates 165 cms 155 cms
Relaxation: Candidates falling in the categories of Garwalies, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to the state of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir 162.5 cms 150 cms
All candidates belonging to the Scheduled Tribes 162.5 cms 150 cms
Chest (For Male candidates only)
Category Unexpanded Expanded
All except Scheduled Tribe candidates(Genl/OBC/SC) 77 cms 82 ms
Scheduled Tribes candidates 76 cms 81 cms

WEIGHT:  Proportionate/Corresponding to height and age as per medical standards (For males and females). Over/under weight will be disqualification at the stage of medical examination only.

Only those candidates who qualify skill test will be required to appear in the Medical Examination. The details/list of such candidates qualified in skill test and selected for detailed medical examination will be uploaded in website i.e www.crpfindia.com. Candidates selected for detailed medical examination may download their call letters/admit card through said website i.e. www.crpfindia.com. In addition, the list of candidates called for medical examination and date/venue of their medical examination will also be displayed at the recruitment centers and available in CRPF website (www.crpf.nic.in) after reasonable time from the date of completion of trade test. The visual standards for the candidates will be as under :
Medical procedure will be done as per guidelines lay down in MHA UO No.A.VI.1/2014-Rectt(SSB) dated 20/05/2015 and any other instructions issued by GOI from time to time.

Sl.No Category Visual Acuity unaided (Near Vision) Better eye Uncorrected visual acuity (Distant Vision) Refraction Color Vision Remarks
Better eye worse eye Better eye worse eye
1. Ors and SOs Age at the
entry: 18 – 35 Years
N6 N9 6/6 6/9 Visual correction of any kind is
not permitted even by glasses
CP III BY ISIHARA In right handed person, the Right eye is better eye and vice versa.
Binocular vision is required

Sl.No Category Visual Acuity unaided (Near Vision) Better eye Uncorrected visual acuity (Distant Vision) Refraction Color Vision Remarks
Better eye worse eye Better eye worse eye
1. Ors and SOs Age at the
entry: 35 – 55 Years
N6 N9 6/9 or 6/6 6/9 or 6/12 Hypermetropia :+ 2 Ds, Mypia : 2.5 DS (including cylinder)
Note : Age related physiological presbyopic changes are likely to occur above 35 years so age wise presbyopic changes relaxations is permitted as mentioned below for near vision (this is in
addition to that above relaxation already provided for distant.
1.+1DS upto 40 yrs
2.+2DS upto 50 yrs
3.+3DS51- 60years and
CP III BY ISIHARA In right handed person, the Right eye is better eye and vice
Binocular vision is required PRESBYOPIC changes and refractive
errors are common after the age of 35 years.

The application must be submitted ONLINE only. No application will be accepted offline. The facility of submitting online applications is available on website www.crpfindia.com. Procedure for online submission of application is also available in said website. However same incorporated in Annexure-‘A’ in official notification. Candidature of the candidate who submitted application offline will be rejected summarily.
  1. Candidates should apply for the post through on line for which visit Recruitment Website (www.crpfindia.com)
  3. The online applications should reach by (05/05/2016) i.e closing date for submission through on line.
  4. To apply online visit our website (www.crpfindia.com).
  5. Detailed instructions for filling online application are available on the website. Candidate should read the instructions carefully before making any entry or selecting options. Before applying online, candidate will be required to have a scanned (digital) image of his/her recent photograph and signature for uploading as per detailed instructions available on the link for submission of online application.
  6. The written exam for HC/Min will be conducted on the same date at all examination centers. As such candidates are advised to submit only single online application for the post of HC/Min. If more than one application will be received, then summarily be
    rejected. Fees of any amount once submitted will not be return in any case.
  7. After submitting the online application, the candidates are required to take print out of the finally submitted online application and retain the same with them.
  8. Candidates are not required to submit to any office of CRPF either by post or by hand the printouts of their online applications or any other documents. They will be required to submit printout of online application along with self attested documents in support of their eligibility as and when called for.
  9. The candidates are advised to submit only single online application. However, if somehow, he/she submits multiple online applications, then he/she must ensure that online application with the higher “Application Number” is complete in all respects
    including fee / intimation and bank charge. The applicants, who submit multiple online applications, should note that only the online application with higher “Application Number” shall be entertained by the CRPF and fee / intimation and bank charges paid against one “Application Number” shall not be adjusted against any other “Application Number”.
  10. Application once submitted cannot be modified; hence utmost care should be taken to furnish the correct details before submitting the online application.
  11. Candidates are required to keep active their personal Email-ID and the mobile Number during the currency of this recruitment process. Hence, for their own interest candidates should not give email ID / mobile phone numbers of others.
  12. Candidates are advised in their own interest to apply online much before the closing date and not wait till the last date to avoid the possibility of disconnection.
  13. The payment of application fee will be On-line mode. The receipt of the fees should be preserved and produced at the time of Physical Standard Test (PST).

Male candidates belonging to General/UR and OBC category applying for recruitment to the above posts should deposit Rs.100/-(Rupees one hundred) only as examination fee through following mode:
  1. Through SBI Challan (Bank Challan other than SBI will not be accepted).
  2. Net banking through any bank.
  3. Credit/Debit Card of any bank.
  4. E-payment through E-Challan of post office only ( No other mode through post office will be accepted). Details of remittance particulars are also mentioned in the online application
  1. The payment of application fee will be On-line mode.
  2. For payment of application fee candidate should click on payment mode column in part-III of application form and he will be connected to payment website as per following procedure.
  3. The facility and complete process/guidelines for submitting online application is available on website i.e. www.crpfindia.com.
  4. The candidates submitting their applications should pay the requisite fee, Rs.100/- (Rupees one hundred) only, through State Bank of India Challan or Online payment through Net Banking/Credit and Debit cards of any bank.
  5. Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation are exempted from paying fee.
  1. The department has the right to make any changes in the advertisement or cancel it without assigning any reasons.
  2. On appointment, candidates shall be governed by the CRPF Act and Rules as well as such Govt. instructions/rules issued from time to time, as applicable.
  3. The candidates will have to make their own arrangements for stay during the recruitment process.
  4. Success in the examination confers no right to appointment, unless the department is satisfied after such enquiry as may be considered necessary that the candidate is suitable in all respects for appointment to the post.
  5. Application forms are available online and have to filled online only.
  6. Date of birth as recorded in the matriculation/secondary examination certificate or an equivalent certificate, from board/university recognized by Central/State Govt, produced during the course of recruitment will only be accepted for determining the age eligibility and no subsequent request for its change will be considered or granted.
  7. Candidates are advised to visit CRPF website (www.crpf.nic.in) from time to time to know status of recruitment process.
  8. A candidate shall have the choice to appear for the recruitment at only one centre i.e. the centre to which he /she opts while filling on line application. The Centre he /she opts will be his /her Recruitment Centre. No request for change of Recruitment Centre will be allowed / accepted under any circumstances. The Department reserves the right to cancel the centre and ask the candidates of that centre to appear from another centre. Department also reserve the right to divert candidates of any centre to some other centre to take the examination on administrative grounds.

For more information visit official website. Official Notification