SSC CPO 2024

SSC CPO 2024 Notification, Exam Pattern, Dates, Syllabus

Staff Selection Commission SSC CPO Recruitment 2024-25 notification is released on 04-March-2024. The Staff Selection Commission has released the Notification for SSC CPO 2024 for 4187 Vacancies of Sub-Inspector in Central Armed Police Forces and Delhi Police. Did you miss a job in Staff Selection Commission in the previous year SSC Central Police Organization Recruitment process? Don’t worry. Here is great news for the candidates who are waiting for SSC CPO Jobs 2024. The Staff Selection Commission has released vacancies to recruit candidates for SI, ASI & Other Group B & Group C posts in CISF & CAPF. Hurry Up! Don’t miss out on this wonderful job opportunity. Apply before the last date at the official website of Staff Selection Commission.

The revised SSC exam calendar 2024 has been uploaded on the official site of SSC that is 

Sub-Inspectors in Delhi Police and CAPFs Examination (Paper-I),2024 : 27.06.2024 to 29.06.2024

Click Here to Download Official Notification

Click here to join SSC CPO Online Coaching

Staff Selection Commission for Central Police Organization has released a notification for the post of Sub Inspector, CAPFs and Assistant Inspector in CISF Examination on 04th March 2024. The appointment will be made by a Computer Based Mode in the Ministry of Home Affairs and Delhi Police. Candidates eligible for the given posts may check the details of the SSC CPO and apply online from the online application link given. Read further to check the details.
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We are sharing the latest calendar of SSC Exams 2024-25 released on 2nd November 2023 on its official website.

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SSC CPO 2024 4187 Vacancy:

The total number of Vacancies 4187 in which 186 for S.I in Delhi Police and the remaining 4001 posts are announced for CAPFs (Central Armed Police Force). Candidates selected for appointment for posts of SI in CAPFs and ASI in CISF are liable to serve anywhere in India.

SSC CPO 2024 Important Dates As Per SSC Calendar 2024:

Events Dates
Notification Release Date 04-04-2024
Last Date to Apply Online 28-04-2024
SSC CPO Paper-I Exam Date                                                                                                     27-06-2024 to 29-06-2024  (Tentative)                                                                                
SSC CPO Paper-II Exam Date To be Announced

SSC CPO 2024-2025 Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates willing to be a part of SSC CPO Recruitment 2024 must ascertain the following eligibility criteria in order to be a part of Central Government Jobs 2024.

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Educational Qualification (As on 01.08.2024)

  • Applicants should have completed Bachelors’ Degree in a relevant field from a recognized University, Institution or Board.

Age Limit (As on 01.08.2024)

Following age limit should be satisfied be applicants willing to get a job in Staff Selection Commission CPO Recruitment 2024

  • Minimum Age Limit: 20 Years
  • Maximum Age Limit: 25 Years

Age Relaxation for SSC CPO 2024 Recruitment-

Name of the Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
For OBC      3 years
For Group B & Group C posts Ex-Servicemen (General or Unreserved) 3 years
Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 8 years
Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 6 years
Central Government Civilian Employees (General Candidates) up to 40 years
For Central Government Civilian Employees (SC/ST Candidates) 45 years
Central Government Civilian Employees (OBC Candidates) up to 43 years

SSC CPO 2024-25 Exam Pattern

SSC CPO exam has three different phases that candidates need to clear in order to get selected for various posts in Delhi Police, CAPFs, CISFs etc. SSC CPO Paper 1 is an Objective Multiple Choice Question paper. Paper II exam is English Comprehension Test, while PET/PST Test is conducted to check the endurance (medical and physical strength) of the candidate.
  • SSC CPO Computer Based Test Written Examination – Paper I
  • SSC CPO Physical Standard Test/Physical Efficiency Test
  • SSC CPO Computer Based Test Written Examination – Paper II
  • SSC CPO Medical Examination

SSC CPO Computer Based Test Written Examination – Paper I-

S.No Subject Name No of Questions     Marks awarded Duration
1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 2 Hours (Morning & Noon Session)
2 Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
3 General Awareness and General Knowledge     50 50
4 English Comprehension 50 50

SSC CPO Physical Efficiency(Endurance) Test(PET) ( For all posts)-


Candidate Height Chest
Unexpanded Expanded
Male (Gen) 170 80 85
Belonging to Hilly regions & areas of J&K, North East & Sikkim 165 80 85
Scheduled Tribes 162.5 77 82
Female (Gen) 157 - -
Belonging to Hilly regions & areas of J&K, North East & Sikkim 155 - -
Scheduled Tribes 154 - -

For Male Candidates:

  • 1.6 Meters race in 6.5 minutes
  • 100 Meters race in 16 seconds
  • High Jump: 1.2 Meters in 3 chances
  • Long Jump: 3.65 Meters in 3 chances
  • Shot put (16 Lbs): 4.5 Meters in 3 chances

For Female Candidates:

  • Long Jump: 2.7 Meters (9 feet) in 3 Chances
  • High Jump: 0.9 Meters (3 feet) in 3 Chances
  • 800 Metres race in 4 Minutes
  • 100 Meters race in 18 Seconds

SSC CPO Computer Based Test Written Examination – Paper II-

S.No Subject Name No of Questions Marks Awarded
1 English Comprehension 200 200

SSC CPO Medical Test

  • Eligibility Criteria for the Medical Test is mentioned below:
  • Minimum Near Vision: N6 (better eye) and N9 (worse eye)
  • Minimum Distant Vision: 6/6 (better eye) and 6/9 (worse eye)
  • Must not have knock knee, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes
  • Eye standards should be without visual correction of any kind even by glasses.

SSC CPO 2024 Syllabus

SSC CPO Paper Syllabus

SSC CPO Syllabus - General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Syllogism
  • Circular Seating Arrangement
  • Linear Seating Arrangement
  • Double Lineup
  • Scheduling
  • Input-Output
  • Blood Relations
  • Directions and Distances
  • Ordering and Ranking
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Code Inequalities

SSC CPO Syllabus - General Knowledge & General Awareness

  • Current Affairs
  • Awards and Honours
  • Books and Authors
  • Sports
  • Entertainment
  • Obituaries
  • Important Dates
  • Scientific Research

SSC CPO Syllabus - Quantitative Aptitude

  • Percentage
  • Ratio and Percentage
  • Data Interpretation
  • Mensuration and Geometry
  • Quadratic Equation
  • Interest
  • Problems of Ages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Number Series
  • Speed, Distance and Time
  • Time and Work
  • Number System
  • Data Sufficiency

SSC CPO Syllabus - English Comprehension

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Verbal Ability
  • Synonyms-Antonyms
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Para Jumbles
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Error Correction

SSC CPO Syllabus - Paper 2

Subject Syllabus
English Language and Comprehension

Error Recognition

Fill in the Blanks




Sentence Structure



Sentence Completion

Phrases and Idiomatic Use of Words



SSC CPO Pre - Exam Training
There is no Pre - Exam Training conducted for SSC CPO Exam.

SSC CPO Interview Detail
No, the interview is not conducted for any post in SSC CPO.

SSC CPO 2024 Salary:

Post Name Level Group Salary
Sub Inspector in Delhi Police (Male/ Female) 6 ‘C’ Non-Gazetted Rs. 35400-112400/-
Sub Inspector in CAPF 6 ‘B’ Non-Gazetted Rs. 35400-112400/-
Assistant Sub-Inspector(ASI) in CISF 6 ‘C’ Non-Gazetted Rs. 29200-92300/-


SSC CPO 2024 Application Fees Candidate:

Category Fees
General & OBC Rs.100/-
SC/ST No Application Fee 

SSC CPO Admit Card 2024-25:

You will get your Admit Card in PDF format. Download/Print the Admit Card for SSC CPO 202 Exam.
In case you forgot your Roll Number/Registration Number, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Enter your Name as mentioned at the time of Registration for SSC CPO Exam
Step 2: Now Enter your Father’s Name
Step 3: Now enter your Date Of Birth
Step 4: Select the preferred Area/City that you mentioned at the time of registration
Step 6: Click on Search Now button.

SSC will release the Admit Card for SSC CPO Paper I & Paper II separately. Candidates who would register for SSC CPO 2019 will be able to download the Admit Card for Paper I & II much before the date of conduct of the exam. Admit Cards are made available on the official website of SSC (, registered students will require their registration details to download SSC CPO, Admit Card.

SSC CPO Result 2024:

SSC Central Police Organization Results for SI, ASI & Various other posts. The result mainly consists of the name of shortlisted applicants and the marks scored by him/here. Only then, candidates can take up further rounds.Once the results are Officially released, it is available on the official website of ssc.

SSC CPO 2022: Previous year analysis:

For your convenience, we are providing an exact number of questions asked from respective topics in the Previous Year SSC CPO Tier 1 Exam. 

Reasoning -

Sr.No. Topics No. of Questions
1 Analogy 2 - 3
2 Odd One Out 1 - 2
3 Series 3 - 4
4 Statement & Conclusions 2
5 Directions 1 - 2
6 Sequence (Acc. to Dictionary) 2
7 Coding-Decoding 3 - 4
8 Mathematical Operations 3 - 4
9 Puzzle 4 - 5
10 Ranking 2
11 Mirror Image 2
12 Venn Diagram 3
13 Paper Folding Image 2 - 3
14 word-formation 2
15 Number Series 3 - 4
16 Cube/Dice 2 - 3
17 Counting figure 2
18 Complete pattern image 2 - 3
19 Embedded Figure 1 - 2
  TOTAL 50


Go through the below table accurately summing up the number of questions from the central topics in the previous year's SSC CPO Tier 1 Exam.

Sr.No. Topics No. of QUESTIONS
1 Fill in the Blanks 4 - 5
2 Sentence Improvement 3 - 5
3 Error Detection 4 - 5
4 Phrase Replacement 3 - 4
5 Idioms and Phrases 2 - 3
6 Synonyms 2 - 4
7 Antonyms 2 - 3
8 Spelling Correction 4 - 5
9 Cloze Test Passage 4 - 5
10 Reading Comprehension (RC) 6 - 8
  TOTAL 50



For your convenience, we are providing an exact number of questions asked from respective topics in the Previous Year SSC CPO Tier 1 Exam. Topics No. of Questions
1 Ratio 2 - 3
2 Average 1 - 2
3 Number System 5 - 6
4 Algebra 4 - 5
5 Time & Work 1 - 2
6 Pipe & Cistern 1 - 2
7 Speed & Distance 1 - 2
8 S.I. & C.I. 1 - 2
9 Profit & Loss 2 - 3
10 Percentage 1 - 2
11 Geometry 5 - 6
12 Mensuration 1 - 2
13 Trigonometry 4 - 5
14 2 DI 8 - 9
  TOTAL 50



Below we have provided a number of questions from the relevant topics in the previous year's exam of SSC CPO To let you remove your doubts regarding the weightage of particular topics.

Sr.NO. Topic No. of Question
1 History 4 - 5
2 Polity 5 - 6
3 Geography 2 - 3
4 Economics 3 - 4
5 Static Awareness 3 - 5
6 Biology 4 - 5
7 Chemistry 6 - 8
8 Physics 2 - 5
9 Computer 1 - 2
10 Current Affairs 3 - 5
10 Book & Author 1 - 2
10 Sports 1 - 2
  TOTAL 50

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SSC CPO 2023: Previous Year CUT Off:

SSC CPO Final Cut Off 2023-24

SSC CPO Tier-I Cut Off (Male Candidates)

  SC ST OBC Ex.S UR Total
Cut-Off Marks 110.85 109.53 131.90 40.00 138.99  
Candidates Available 5671 2795 9775 3265 2932 24438

Male Candidates:

Category Cut off (Paper 1 + Paper 2) Candidates Available
General 294.98 701
OBC 165.39 2542
SC 160.52 786
ST 165.39 442
Ex. Servicemen 133.39 862
Total   5333

SSC CPO Tier-I Cut Off (Female Candidates)

Cut-off Marks 115.22 109.98 137.19 143.83  
Candidates Available 559 223 950 465 2197

Female Candidates

Category Cut off (Paper 1 + Paper 2) Candidates Available
GENERAL 309.94 93
OBC 247.14 238
SC 213.39 78
ST 235.47 46
Total   455

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SSC CPO 2024 Exam Pattern
SSC CPO 2024 Exam Syllabus 
SSC CPO Previous Year Cut Off 

SSC CPO 2024: Frequently Asked Question(FAQs):

Q.When does the Commission upload its Annual Calendar of Examinations?
Ans: The Annual Calendar of the Examinations of the Commission for the next year is generally uploaded in the month of September/ October of the current year on the SSC website.

Q.When is the notice/ advertisement of an Examination issued?
Ans: Tentative dates of issue of Notices of different Examinations are given in the Annual Calendar of Examinations. It is therefore advised to regularly visit the website of the Commission for the latest updates.

Q.Does the Commission entertain a request for a change of date of the examination if it clashes with exams of other organizations?
Ans: The Commission does not entertain any request for change of its examination dates in the event of the dates clashing with examination dates of any other organization. The Commission also does not entertain any request for change of Examination Centre and Examination Shift, etc on account of any other reason also.

Q.Is Registration mandatory for applying to the examinations of the Commission?
Ans: Yes, One-Time Registration with the Commission is a mandatory prerequisite. On completion of One-Time Registration, candidates can apply online for any examination of the Commission

Q.What is the procedure for onetime Registration?
Ans: For one-time registration, click on the ‘Register Now’ link provided in the login section on the SSC website 

Q.I am unable to upload my photo and signature while applying for one-time Registration?
Ans: Check the size and format of photograph and signature files. Scanned color passport size photograph should be in JPEG format and the file size of the photograph should be in the range of 20 KB to 50 KB. Image dimension of the photograph should be about 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height). Similarly, the scanned signature file should be in JPEG format having file size ranging from 10 KB to 20 KB. Image dimension of the signature should be about 4.0 cm (width) x 3.0 cm (height). The image of the signature should occupy at least 75% of the frame.

Q.I did not receive the registration number and password in the email.
Ans: You may check the ‘Spam’ folder in your e-mail. If email is not received even in the Spam folder, it is likely that you have entered the wrong email-id. You may contact the Helpline of the concerned Regional Office through a call or email.

Q.How to get the Registration number and Password, if a candidate forgets it?
Ans: Go to the ‘Forgot Password’ link in the Login section on and enter the required details. On verification through email or mobile OTP, the Registered email-id and Registration Number would be displayed on the screen. You will be prompted to change your password. Set your new password and keep it safely for future use.

Q.How to apply for any examination of the Commission?
Ans: After the publication of the Notice of the Examination please login using your ‘Registration Number’ and ‘SSC Registration Password’ in the login section of the website. Click on the Examination Link you wish to apply for in the ‘Latest Notifications’ Section of your Dashboard. Read the Notice of Examination before you apply for any examination.

Q.What is the fee to be paid with the application?
Ans: The fee to be paid with the application is Rupees one hundred (Rs. 100/-) for each Examination.

Q.Who is eligible for exemption from paying a fee?
Ans: All female candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Schedule Tribe, Persons with benchmark Disabilities (Divyangjans), and ExServicemen candidates eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of fee.

Q.Can I pay the fee offline?
Ans: Yes. You can pay the fee through SBI Challan also. Choose this option and print Challan Form. Use it for paying fees in cash at any SBI Branch.

Q.Is there negative marking in the Examinations conducted by SSC?
Ans: The specific information about the negative marking is given in the Scheme of Examination published in the Notice of the concerned Examination.