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CPF Coaching in Allahabad: CPF stands for Central Police Forces. It is a national level civil service exam conducted all across the country by Union Commission Public Service in order to recruit Assistant Commandants in various categories, including

Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF)

Border Security Force (BSF)

Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)

Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)

Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)

Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)

In order to qualify CPF exam, candidates are required to meet the eligibility criteria and enroll themselves in the best CPF coaching. We at Bharat Defence Academy Lucknow specialize in providing excellent the best CPF Coaching in Allahabad to help candidates crack the examination in the first attempt. We have organised classes for all subjects where students will guided by professional, qualified, and experienced teachers.

If you are interested to join the same post, simply enroll in BDA – the best CPF Coaching to enhance your selection chances. However, before applying for the same post, lets check out the eligibility criteria and selection procedure.

ATTENTION: CPF written examination classes for 6 months Comprehensive Course starts every Monday

Examination Details

  • Forms- 24-04-2019 to 20-05-2019
  • Exam-18-08-2019
  • Age Limit - 20 to 25 years

Degree from recognized university with equivalent qualification.

Aspirants appearing for their final year graduation exam are allowed to appear for UPSC CPF but are required to submit proof of passing along with the Detailed Application Form which is to be submitted after qualifying the written test, medical standards test and Physical Efficiency Tests (PET).

  • Written Examination by UPSC
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Medical Test
  • Personal Interview by UPSC

Age Limit

Candidates must be aged between 20-25 years as on 1st August of the year of admission.


Central Police Force selection procedure is divided into three stages, including:

Written Test

It is conducted by UPSC. The written exam is consists of two papers, including Paper 1 and Paper 2.

Candidates who qualify the written exam will go for Physical Standards/Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests.

Physical Standards/ Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests:

Candidates who are qualified in the written examination will be called for the Physical Standards/ Physical Efficiency Tests and Medical Standards Tests.

Physical Efficiency Tests (PET)
100 Meters race  Males In 16 seconds  Females In 18 Seconds
 800 Meters race  In 3 minutes 45  seconds  In 4 min 45 seconds
Long Jump  3.5  Meters  (3 chances)  3.0 Meters (3 chances)
Shot-Put (7.26 kgs) 4.5 Meters

Interview/ Personality Test

Candidates who qualify Medical Standards Tests will be called for Interview/Personality Test.

Final Selection/ Merit

Merit list will be prepared on the basis of obtained marks by the candidates in the written exam and interview/personality test.

Examination Schedule

Paper Availability of Forms Date of Examination
I 24-04-2019 to 20-05-2019 18-08-2019
II 24-04-2019 to 20-05-2019 18-08-2019


The CAPF examination will be conducted in two phases:

Name of the Subject NO. OF QUESTION MARKS Duration of the Examination
    2 hours
General Ability and Intelligence 125 250
TOTAL 250  
Language Hindi & English  
Name of the Subject NO. OF QUESTION MARKS Duration of the Examination

 General Studies , Essay & Comprehension (Descriptive type questions)

7 200 2 hours
TOTAL 200  


General Ability and Intelligence
(Objective type)
General Studies ,
Essay & Comprehension (Descriptive type questions)
Indian History Essay
Polity Precis Writing and Comprehension
Maths and Reasoning
Environment & bio-diversity
Current affairs

Yes, 1/3rd marks will be deducted for each incorrect response

Cut off -

The cut-off will be decided by the commission. But candidates need to obtain minimum cut off marks in order to qualify for the next round.

Category  Paper I(out of 250)  Written test (out of 450) Final Selection (out of 600)
General 110-120 170-180 275-285
Other Backward Class (OBC) 110-120 170-180 270-280
Scheduled Caste (SC) 90-100 150-160 250-260
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 90-100 145-155 245-255
Ex-Servicemen (ExS) 35-45 65-75 200-210