CISF Head Constable Syllabus 2020

CISF Head Constable Syllabus 2020


CISF Head Constable Syllabus 2020
CISF Head Constable Syllabus 2020

Candidates searching for detailed syllabus and exam pattern can get complete subject wise details of CISF Head Constable Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2020 here. Therefore, get complete information about CISF Head Constable Syllabus 2020 through the sections mentioned in this article. Download Pdf in Hindi.

CISF issues recruitment notification every year to fill various jobs. Candidates will be selected on the basis of their marks in the examinations conducted by CISF. Central Industrial Security Force recently issued a notification for the recruitment of qualified candidates for the post of Head Constable in the Ministerial Department.

According to the notification, there are about 429 vacancies. Many candidates have applied for these posts in online mode. Now the candidates will search for CISF Head Constable (HC) Syllabus and CISF Head Constable Exam Pattern, which you can find here. Applicants can visit the official website for more information.

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) conducts various recruitment operations for the posts of Head Constable, Constable, Sub Inspector, Assistant Sub Inspector, Driver, etc. If you have applied for the upcoming CISF Head Constable Recruitment and want to crack the exam in the first attempt; Then you need a strong preparation strategy.

Every year, millions and millions of youth apply for declared vacancies, the right preparation is what will keep you ahead of the competition. Here, in this article, we will talk about the detailed CISF Head Constable Syllabus to ensure that you have the right preparation for the CISF exam. The written examination consists of 4 major parts –

General Awareness, Mathematics, General Reasoning and General English / Hindi. The article will also discuss various topics on which questions may come up in the exam. For future reference be sure to download the CISF Head Constable Syllabus PDF by clicking the link below.

CISF Head Constable Syllabus for General Intelligence and Reasoning


S E Q U E N C E   O F   T E S T S  :

There will be three stages of recruitment before medical examination as under:-
(1) PST & Documentation.
(2) OMR or Computer based Written Examination which will be bilingual i.e. English & Hindi.
(3) Skill test (typewriting test)

Height Bar Test (HBT)

Those candidates found eligible in height bar test will be put through PST.

Physical Standard Test

Category Height Chest
Male Female Male
Candidates except Scheduled
Tribes Candidates
165 cms 155 cms 77-82 cms
All candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribe categories
162.5 cms  150 cms 76-81 cms
Garhwalis, Kumaoni, Gorkhas, Dogras and Marathas and candidates belonging to the states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir 162.5 cms 150 cms 77-82 cms

Note: Ex-Serviceman Candidates are eligible for total relaxation in Physical Standards.


Following Original testimonials/documents of the candidates who qualify in PST will be scrutinized. Candidates who fail to produce requisite original testimonials/ certificates will be eliminated from the recruitment process by giving rejection slip intimating reasons there of by the Presiding Officer and no candidate will be allowed provisionally.

Written Examination

Exam Pattern:- Exam pattern of CISF Head Constable (Ministerial) written exam is as follows :

(i) The written test will be either OMR/Computer based Test.

(ii) Objective type question paper to be answered on OMR sheet of 100 marks of 02 hours duration containing 100 questions on General Intelligence, General Knowledge, Arithmetic, and General English or Hindi.

(iii) The questions will be set bilingual in English/Hindi

(iv) The minimum percentage of marks for qualifying for next stage will be as under:-

General /ESM : 35%

SC/ST/OBC : 33%

Note:-The qualifying marks of 35% for General/ ESM and 33% for SC/ST/OBC does not mean that all candidates who have scored 35% & 33% as the case may be will be called for next stage. The candidates for next stage will be called purely on the basis of their performance/marks scored in written examination and cut off marks (category wise) which will be fixed after completion of written examination.

Exam Syllabus :- CISF Head Constable Syllabus 2020 will be as follows :

General Intelligence : Analytical aptitude and ability to observe and distinguish patterns will be tested through questions principally of non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, etc.

General Knowledge : Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates general awareness of the environment around him. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Indian Constitution, scientific Research etc.

General English or Hindi : Candidates’ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested. Questions will be asked from error recognition, fill in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc), Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Completion, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, etc

Arithmetic : This paper will include questions on problems relating to Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers, Fundamental arithmetical operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work, etc.

Skill Test Norms on Computer

English Typing with minimum speed of 35 WPM on computer or Hindi Typing with minimum speed of 30 WPM on computer (Time allowed -10 mts) (35 w.p.m. in English and 30 w.p.m. Hindi corresponding to 10500 KDPH in English /9000 KDPH in Hindi with average of 5 key depressions for each word on computer).

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