SSC CPO Syllabus 2020: The Staff Selection Commission has released SSC CPO Recruitment 2020 notification on 17/06/2020 for 1703 posts. The Commission has also released the Syllabus and exam pattern for the CPO exam (Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police and CAPFs). Candidates preparing for the CPO exam can check the complete syllabus and exam pattern here. The SSC CPO Syllabus & Exam Pattern are posted here for easy reference of aspirants. So candidates can refer our page to download the latest SSC CPO Syllabus.
SSC CPO Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2020:
Aspirants should go through the exam pattern before they start their preparation. It is more understandable when candidates refer the exam pattern before viewing the syllabus. Also the selection process of SSC CPO exam given below.
SSC CPO selection involves three steps as follows.
- Paper-I – Online Exam (involves Multiple choice questions).
- Physical Standard Test / Medical Standard Test.
- Paper-II – Online Exam (involves Multiple choice questions)
SSC CPO Paper-I Exam Pattern 2020:
Paper-I exam is scheduled to be conducted from 29/09/2020 to 05/10/2020. SSC CPO Paper-I exam consists of 4 sections General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Knowledge, Quantitative Aptitude, English Comprehension. A total of 200 questions each question carries 1 mark and for each wrong answer 0.25 get reduced.
|Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Duration|
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||50||50||2 hours|
|General Knowledge & General
SSC CPO Paper-I Syllabus 2020:
General Intelligence & Reasoning:
General Intelligence & Reasoning syllabus is listed below. Candidates can also check the official CPO syllabus topics 2020 PDF here.
Arithmetic Number Series
Coding and Decoding
General Knowledge & General Awareness:
India and its neighboring countries
|6||Profit and Loss|
|9||Time and work|
Speed, Time and Distance
Candidates will be tested on their basic comprehension and writing ability.
Active and Passive Voice
Fill in the Blanks
Physical Standard Test / Medical Standard Test:
PST involves height and weight checking, chest measurement etc. Candidates qualified in the physical test will be allowed to attend the paper-II exam.
|Belonging to Hilly regions & areas of J&K, North East & Sikkim||165||80||85|
|Belonging to Hilly regions & areas of J&K, North East & Sikkim||155||–||–|
Physical Endurance Test:
For male candidates:
- 100 metre race in 16 seconds
- 1.6 Kms race in 6.5 minutes
- Long Jump: 3.65 metre in 3 chances
- High Jump : 1.2 metre in 3 chances
- Shot put (16 Lbs): 4.5 metre in 3 chance
For female candidates:
- 100 metre race in 18 seconds
- 800 metre race in 4 minutes
- Long Jump: 2.7 metre in 3 chances
- High Jump: 0.9 metre in 3 chances.
SSC CPO Paper-II Exam Pattern 2020:
Candidates qualified in the Physical Standard Test / Medical Standard Test can refer the SSC CPO Paper-II exam pattern. This paper consists of only one section i.e. English Language and Comprehension. The exam will have only objective type questions. The Paper-II is conducted for 200 marks with a duration of 2 hours. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
English Language & Comprehension
SSC CPO Paper-II Syllabus 2020:
filling in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc)
Phrases and Idiomatic use of words