CRPF Recruitment 2020: The Directorate-General (DG) of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) is inviting candidates to apply for 1412 vacancies for the post of Head Constable. Male and Female all candidates can apply for these posts who can serve constables of the force. Candidates looking to grab the opportunity can visit the official website of CRPF. ‘crpf.gov.in.

CRPF Recruitment 2020: Important Dates

All the important details of all the events and their dates of CRPF Recruitment 2020 is mentioned in this section. Candidates looking to apply for the recruitment should follow the details mentioned below.


  • Application form process to begin- February 7, 2020
  • Closing date of application process- March 6, 2020
  • Written exam to be held   –  April 19, 2020

CRPF Recruitment 2020: Eligibility Criteria

Service Eligibility: Candidates should have completed four years of service including basic Training on the last date of application. However constable having more than 04 years of service shall be considered for weight-age of marks as under

Up to 4 years No marks
4-5 years 04 marks
5-6 years 8 marks
6-7 years 12 marks
7-8 years 20 marks

Marks awarded on the basis of number of years of service completed as constable will be taken into account for aggregate marks only while drawing merit list for selection.

Upper Age: 
The upper age limit for appearing in the LDCE will be 32 years. The cutoff date for determining age of candidates for accepting applications will be August 1, 2019.



Educational Qualification: 10+2 pass from a board or university recognized by the Central or State Govt.

CRPF Recruitment 2020: Application Procedure: How to Apply

Step 1: Visit the official CRPF website crpf.gov.in
Step 2: On the homepage, click on ‘Recruitments’
Step 3: Under Recruitments, click on the link for Head Constable recruitment
Step 4: Go through the official notification to know the details of the post
Step 5: Click on ‘Apply’ and fill out the application form
Step 6: Submit the form after filling out your details
Step 7: Download and take a printout of the application form for future reference

Selection Process for CRPF Recruitment 2020

Selection process consists of following stages:

Stage I: Written examination

At the very beginning, written examination will be conducted. The written test will consist of only OMR based objective type multiple-choice questions. The bilingual question paper should be of 160 marks comprising of 160 questions consisting of one mark for each question with 3 hours duration. The question paper will be of 10+2 pass standard.

General intelligence, awareness, reasoning numerical ability 60 marks
Professional Knowledge 70 marks
Language comprehension and Communication skill 30 Marks
Total  160 marks



Stage II: Physical measurement
Stage III: Physical Efficiency Test
Stage IV: Checking of Testimonial

Stage V: Medical Examination

Stage VI: Drawal of Merit list

Training: The selected candidates will have to undergo separate LDCE course and will be put on probation for two years.

CRPF Recruitment 2020: Other Details

The Head Constable of CRPF Group C will be selected through the Limited Department Comptetitive Examination (LDCE) and the post will be temporary at first but will be converted to permanent posts as per government order.

The LDCE test will be conducted on April 19, 2020 and candidates are advised to keep a check on the official CRPF website for any updates.

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