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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    CISF Constable Recruitment Exam
  • Exam Duration
    2 Hours
  • Official Website
  • No. of Papers
  • Total Marks
  • Total No. of Questions
  • No. of Sections
  • Marking Scheme
    The exam has no negative grading
Eligibilty Criteria

Till the release of the official notification, candidates can follow the eligibility criteria of the last year i.e. 2021. Not many changes are expected in the eligibility criteria so candidates can follow last year's data for the same. Candidates need to fulfil the eligibility criteria for CISF Constable Exam to appear for the exam. The eligibility details for CISF Constable Exam have been provided below -

CISF Constable Educational Qualification -

  • Candidates must have completed their senior secondary education(10+2) from a recognised board/university with the required minimum marks.
  • Candidates must possess the required qualification from a Government Recognized University.
  • English Typing with a minimum speed of 35 WPM
  • Hindi Typing with a minimum speed of 30 WPM

CISF Constable Age Limit

All candidates applying for constable positions in the CISF Constable exam 2022 must be between the ages of 18 and 23.

  • Minimum Age Requirement: 18 years
  • Maximum Age Requirement: 23 years

Candidates from the non-creamy layer have been offered age relaxation by the conducting body. Candidates from the scheduled caste, scheduled tribe, and other similar groups are eligible for age relaxation if they are over the age of 23. The table for which the age relaxation rule is implemented is shown below. The age relaxation provided to different categories has been mentioned below -

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
Ex-Serviceman 3 years after deduction of service period from actual age
Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat UR – 5 years OBC – 8 years SC/ST – 10 years

CISF Constable Physical Standards

The authority has established the physical requirements for the position, including body measurements, height, and other factors.

Candidates for the general category must be 170 cm tall and have a chest measurement of 80 to 85 cm (5cm expansion). These requirements differ depending on the category. The relaxation provided to different categories is -

Category Height Chest
Candidates from Garhwal, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas, Sikkimies, Dogras, Marathas, Ladakh, J&K's Kashmir Valley, Kumaon and North Eastern States who are eligible to apply. 165 Cms 78-83 Cms
Candidates belonging to Tribal areas including Mizos and Nagas 162.5 Cms 77-82 Cms

CISF Constable Overall Eligibility Criteria 2022

Candidates can check the age limit and other important eligibility information from the table below:

Particulars Details
Age 18 years to 23 years
Educational Qualification 12th Pass
Nationality Indian
Number of Attempts No limit on the number of attempts
Experience No experience required
Important Points
  • Candidates must hold the required educational qualifications as of the application deadline.
  • No candidate for the service will be recruited unless they meet the physical minimum requirements for and chest girth.
Exam Pattern

The CISF Constable Exam is divided into four sections and is worth a total of 100 points.Each section is worth 25 points, and the exam has no negative grading. In order to earn a high score on the CISF Constable Examination, the candidate must attempt all of the questions. The exam pattern is described in detail below,

Section Marks Time Duration
General Intelligence 25 2 Hours
General Awareness 25
Arithmetic Ability 25
General English/ Hindi 25

The syllabus plays a crucial part in the successful preparation of any exam. Having the right understanding of the syllabus helps the candidates to drift their preparation in the right direction. The candidates planning to appear for the CISF Constable examination 2022 should know the accurate syllabus for both exams beforehand. The detailed syllabus for CISF Constable Examination has been provided below -

Sections Topics
General Awareness
  • Current Affairs
  • Freedom Movement
  • Capitals and Currencies
  • History
  • Wars and Neighbors
  • Award and Authors
  • Geography
  • Sports
  • Scientific Development and Research
  • Indian Constitution
  • Percentages
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Averages
  • Interest
  • Time and Distance
  • Profit and Loss
  • Number System
  • Time and Work
  • Triangles
  • Circle
  • Mensuration
General Reasoning
  • Pattern
  • Visual Reasoning
  • Analogies
  • Syllogism
  • Non-Verbal Series
General English/Hindi
  • Vocabulary
  • Antonym
  • Synonym
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Correction
  • Word Usage
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Comprehension

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