Date of written examination: 16/07/2017
Written Examination – The candidates who qualify in PST & Documentation will appear in written examination and informed in writing on the day of PST & Documentation. Admit card to the candidates, who qualify PST & Documentation will be uploaded in the website i.e. www.crpfindia.com by mentioning date & venue on which they are required to appear for written examination. Qualified candidates may download their call letter/admit card through said website i.e. www.crpf.india.com. The written examination will be as under :
- a) The written examination will be conducted on OMR basis at designated centre’s.
- b) The written examination will be of one paper only carrying 225 marks consisting of following two parts:-
Section-A = Hindi Language Or English Language (Optional)
Note:- Candidates will be at the discretion to attempt the language paper consisting of
comprehension either in Hindi or English. The exam text will be different for Hindi
language and English language.
Section-B = General Intelligence.
Section-C = Numerical Aptitude.
Section-D = Clerical Aptitude.
Part-II Descriptive paper.
Note- Section B, C, D of Part-I will be set as bilingual. Paper -II descriptive will also be set as bilingual.
Note:-1 There will be only one question paper for two and half hours (2 ½ hrs) duration consisting of above two parts. The question in all the part-I ( Section-A to D) will be “OBJECTIVE TYPE WITH MULTIPLE CHOICE”. Each section will be consisting of 50 questions carrying one mark each for right answer. A candidate obtaining qualifying pass percentage out of total 200 marks shall be considered as qualified for next stage. The aggregate qualifying marks will be 40% for General categories and 35% for SC/ST/OBC candidates i.e. 80 Marks for General Candidates and 70 Marks for SC/ST/OBC out of 200 marks in part-I of written test.
Note:-2 Part-II will consist of descriptive manner consisting of two questions i.e Essay writing of 15 marks which is to be written in about 150 words and letter writing of 10 marks which is to be written in about 100 words ( Total 25 marks). Marks obtained by candidates in Part-II will be added in final merit list. Part-II will not have minimum qualifying marks. Procedure for assessment of descriptive paper will be as under :
Essay Writing ( 15 marks)
Content – 05 marks
Coherence/Relevancy- 05 marks
Accuracy – 05 marks
Letter writing (10 marks)
Format- 03 marks
Content- 04 marks
Accuracy- 03 marks
Note:-3 Part-II will be attempted either in Hindi or in English language only.
Note:-4 Final merit list will be drawn on the basis of marks obtained in Part-I and PartII which is of 225 marks.