SSC CPO 2020 Notification Out: Late Date To Apply Online Is 16th July

SSC CPO Notification 2020 is released for 1564 vacancies. Check eligibility, exam dates, official notification and the direct link to apply online for SSC CPO 2020 recruitment process.

SSC CPO 2020 Notification- Recently, one of the notification was released by the Staff Selection Commission for the recruitment notification for SSC CPO 2020 on Today is the last date to apply for this recruitment process i.e 16th July 2020. Interested and eligible candidates are advised to fill the form at earliest to avoid any last minute technical glitch.  One you are done applying, we have covered all the important things related to this recruitment process in this space like:  SSC CPO Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Selection Process and more. This is a great opportunity for all those candidates who wants to work under the  under the Central Government such as Sub Inspector in Delhi Police, Sub Inspector in Central Armed Police Forces and Assistant Sub Inspector in Central Industrial Security Force. Keep on reading to know about the SSC CPO Eligibility, Exam Dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus and other important details.

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SSC CPO 2020 Recruitment

SSC CPO full form is Staff Selection Commission Central Police Organisation and SSC conducts this examination to recruit for Police Department under the Central Government for posts such as Sub Inspector in Delhi Police, Sub Inspector in Central Armed Police Forces and Assistant Sub Inspector in Central Industrial Security Force.

  1. SSC CPO Notification: Important Dates
  2. SSC CPO Vacancy 2020
  3. SSC CPO Eligibility
  4. SSC CPO Pay Scale
  5. SSC CPO Selection Process 2020
  6. SSC CPO Apply Online
  7. SSC CPO Syllabus 2020
  8. SSC CPO Notification 2020 FAQs

SSC CPO 2020 Notification: Important Dates

The following are the important dates

Events Dates
SSC CPO 2020 Notification Released Date 17-06-2020
Closing date for receipt of application 16-07-2020 (23:30)
Last for making online fee payment 18-07-2020 (23:30)
Last date for offline challan 20-07-2020 (23:30)
Admit Card of Paper-I 7-10 days before the exam
Paper-I  29-09-2020 to 05-10-2020
Admit Card of Paper-II 7-10 days before the exam
Paper-II 01.03.2021

SSC CPO 2020 Notification- Download Official PDF

SSC CPO Apply Online 2020

Eligible candidates can apply online for SSC CPO 2020 recruitment exam from the direct link given below-

SSC CPO Apply Online Link- Click here to apply 

If your target is to crack SSC CPO 2020 recruitment exam, then register through the form (link) given below to recieve regular updates and study material for SSC CPO Exam 2020.

SSC CPO 2020 Vacancy

A total of 1564 vacancies has been released. The following table shows the details of SSC CPO Vacancies released in 2020:

Post Vacancies
Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police (Male) 91
Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police (Female) 78
Sub-Inspector in CAPFs 1395
Total 1564

SSC CPO Eligibility

Age Limit: Age limit of the candidates should be from 20 to 25 years as on 01-01-2021 i.e. Candidates born not before 02-01-1996 and not later than 01-01-2001).

Education Qualification (as on 1-1-2021): Education Qualification for all posts is Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or equivalent.

SSC CPO Pay Scale

  • Sub-Inspector (GD) in CAPFs: The post carries pay scale of Level-6 (Rs.35,400- 1,12,400/-) and is classified as Group “B” (Non-Gazetted), Non-Ministerial.
  • Sub-Inspector (Executive) – (Male/ Female) in Delhi Police: The post carries pay scale of Level-6 (Rs.35,400-1,12,400/-) and is classified as Group “C” (Non-Gazetted) by Delhi Police.

SSC CPO Selection Process 2020

The selection process for SSC CPO 2020 exam consists of 4 stages as given below:

  1. SSC CPO Paper I
  3. SSC CPO Paper 2
  4. SSC CPO Medical Examination

SSC CPO Exam Pattern- Paper 1

The exam pattern for the first stage i.e. Paper 1 comprises of 4 sections with 50 questions each. The total marks allotted are 200. The time given to the candidates would be 2 hours.

Number of Questions
Maximum Marks
Duration/ Time Allowed
Intelligence and Reasoning
   Two Hours
Knowledge and General Awareness
  • The questions are Objective Multiple Choice Type.
  • 0.25 marks to be deducted for each incorrect answer marked.

Physical Standard Test (Pst) Is Mandatory For The Posts 

Category of
Height (in cms)
Chest (in cms )
For male candidates only GENERAL
Hill areas candidates of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh,
Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley, Leh & Ladakh regions of
J&K, North-Eastern States, and Sikkim
Candidates belonging to ST category
GENERAL Female candidates only
 Hill areas candidates of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas,
Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley, Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K,
The North-Eastern States and Sikkim
all candidates belonging to ST

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2020- Paper-2

Marks /Questions
and timing
English language & Comprehension
200 marks/200 questions
       Two Hours
  • The questions will be of Objective MCQ type
  •  0.25 marks to be deducted for each incorrect answer.

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SSC CPO Syllabus 2020

The following is the detailed topic-wise syllabus for SSC CPO 2020 examinations. Candidates are advised to go through the SSC CPO syllabus once before applying online for the recruitment process:

General Intelligence and Reasoning

  • Analogies,
  • Similarities and differences,
  • Space visualization, Spatial orientation,
  • Problem solving, analysis, judgment,
  • Decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation,
  • Relationship concepts,
  • Arithmetical reasoning and figural classification,
  • Arithmetic number series,
  • Non-verbal series,
  • Coding and decoding,
  • Statement conclusion,
  • Syllogistic reasoning etc.
  • Semantic Analogy,
  • Symbolic/ Number Analogy,
  • Figural Analogy,
  • Semantic Classification,
  • Symbolic/ Number Classification,
  • Figural Classification,
  • Semantic Series,
  • Figural Series,
  • Problem Solving,
  • Word Building,
  • Numerical Operations,
  • Symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization,
  • Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences,
  • Punched hole/ pattern-folding & un-folding,
  • Figural Patternfolding and completion,
  • Indexing Address matching,
  • Date & city matching
  • Classification of centre codes/ roll numbers,
  • Small & Capital letters/ numbers
  • Embedded Figures,
  • Critical thinking,
  • Emotional Intelligence,
  • Social Intelligence, Other sub-topics if any.

General Knowledge and General Awareness

  • General awareness of the environment around him and its application to society.
  • Knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations
  • India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Indian Constitution, scientific Research etc

Quantitative Aptitude

  • Whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers,
  • Percentage,
  • Ratio and Proportion,
  • Square roots,
  • Averages,
  • Interest,
  • Profit & Loss, Discount,
  • Partnership Business,
  • Mixture and Allegation,
  • Time and distance,
  • Time & work,
  • Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds,
  • Graphs of Linear Equations,
  • Triangle and its various kinds of centres,
  • Congruence and similarity of triangles,
  • Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common
  • tangents to two or more circles,
  • Triangle,
  • Quadrilaterals,
  • Regular Polygons,
  • Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular
  • Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with
  • Triangular or square base,
  • Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities,
  • Complementary angles,
  • Heights and Distances,
  • Histogram,
  • Frequency polygon,
  • Bar diagram
  • Pie chart

SSC CPO Syllabus:  Paper-II 

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

  • Error recognition,
  • Filling in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc),
  • Vocabulary,
  • Spellings,
  • Grammar,
  • Sentence Structure,
  • Synonyms,
  • Antonyms,
  • Sentence Completion,
  • Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words,
  • Comprehension etc.

SSC CPO Notification 2020 FAQs

Q. What is SSC CPO?

Ans. SSC CPO full form is Staff Selection Commission Central Police Organization.

Q. What are the posts under SSC CPO?

Ans. SSC CPO posts include Sub-Inspector (GD) in CAPFs and Sub-Inspector (Executive) in Delhi Police.

Q. How many tiers are there in SSC CPO?

 Ans. SSC CPO examination has 4 stages.

Q. Is there any interview in SSC CPO?

Ans. No, there is no interview in SSC CPO.

Q. What is the selection procedure for the SSC CPO 2020 exam?

Ans. The selection procedure includes Paper 1, Physical Test, Paper 2 and Medical examination.