Staff Selection of India released the SSC CPO Notification 2020 on 17th June 2020 as per the official calendar set by the authorities. Authorities have released the vacancies for males and females separately on the official website. Candidates can go through the complete article to know about category wise SSC CPO Vacancy 2020 and also Previous Year Vacancy.

SSC CPO Vacancy 2020

  • Aspirants can fill the SSC CPO Application Form 2020 from 17th June 2020 to 16th July 2020.
  • The vacancy for SSC CPO is released on the basis of post as well for males and females separately.
  • Candidates who are preparing for the CPO exam should know the complete SSC CPO Syllabus, which helps candidates to complete the subject-wise topics.
  • The result and cut off will totally depend on the SSC CPO Vacancy, if the number of vacancies will be less then the cut off will be high and vice-versa.

SSC CPO Recruitment Post 2020

Staff Selection Commission of India recruit a total of 7 posts for Armed Force of the country, which is mentioned below-

  • Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police
  •  Sub-Inspector in Border Security Force (BSF)
  •  Sub-Inspector in Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
  •  Sub-Inspector in Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
  •  Sub-Inspector in Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBPF)
  •  Sub-Inspector in Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
  •  Assistant Sub-Inspector in Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)

How to Check SSC CPO Vacancy 2020

  • Go to the official website
  • Select the "candidate's corner", find the "tentative vacancy"
  • Click on it and Select CAPF Exam
  • The list of SSC CPO Vacancy 2020 will get open on the screen in the form of PDF
  • Download the PDF for future reference

SSC CPO Vacancy 2020

Go through the post-wise SSC CPO Vacancies 2020 from the below tables. These are the tentative vacancies released by SSC in which there may be changes seen in future.

Sub-Inspector (Exe) in Delhi Police - Male

Check the SSC CPO Male Vacancy List 2020 for Sub Inspector post below.

Category UR EWS OBC SC ST Total
Open 32 09 06 11 15 73
Departmental candidates 04 01 02 01 01 09
Ex-Servicemen 05 - 02 01 01 09
Total 41 10 10 13 17 91

Sub-Inspector (Exe) in Delhi Police - Female

Go through the SSC CPO Female Vacancy List 2020 for Sub Inspector post below.

Category UR EWS OBC SC ST Total
Open 35 08 17 12 06 78

Sub-Inspector (GD) in Central Armed Police Force (CAPFs)

Here is the CAPF SSC CPO 2020 Vacancy List tabulated for Sub Inspector post under General Duty tabulated.

Force Category UR EWS OBC SC ST Total Ex-Servicemen
CRPF Male 421 104 281 156 78 1040 1072 107
Female 13 03 09 05 02 32
BSF Male 94 23 63 35 17 232 244 24
Female 05 01 03 02 01 12
ITBP Male 22 03 07 04 00 36 43 04
Female 04 01 01 01 00 07
CISF Male 08 01 05 03 01 18 20 02
Female 02 00 00 00 00 02
SSB Male 08 01 04 03 00 16 16 02
Female 00 00 00 00 00 00
Total 577 137 373 209 99 1395 1395 139
Male 553 132 360 201 96 1342
Female 24 05 13 08 03 53

SSC CPO Vacancy 2019

Go through the below table to know the SSC CPO Previous Year Vacancy for the candidates who have been appeared for the 2019 session-

Sub Inspector (GD) in CAPFs 2534
ASI (Exe.) in CISF 0
SI (Exe.)/Male in Delhi Police 132
SI (Exe.)/Female in Delhi Police 79

SSC SI (Exe) in Delhi Police

Here are the male vacancies for the Delhi Police SI Executive-

Category Details
Open Ex. Servicemen Departmental Vacancy
UR 47 07 07
EWS 13 0 0
OBC 38 03 03
SC 02 02 02
ST 06 01 01
Total 106 13 13

Go to the following table to know the female Delhi Police SI Exe vacancy-

Category Details
Open Total Vacancy
UR 36 36
EWS 08 08
OBC 15 15
SC 14 14
ST 06 06
Total 79 79


There are a total of 2534 vacancies for the post of CAPF SI, check the following table for more details-

Category Male Female
UR (A) 421 13
EWS (B) 104 03
OBC (C) 281 09
SC (D) 156 05
ST (E) 78 02
Total (F) 1040 32


In the following table, candidates will get to know the SSC CPO BSF Vacancy for male and female separately-

Category Male Female
UR 245 12
OBC 130 7
SC 72 4
ST 36 2
Total 483 25

Reservation Criteria for SSC CPO Vacancy 2020

As per the Government Rules and as communicated by the departments reporting vacancies, reservation is available for the following categories:

  •  Scheduled Caste (SC)
  •  Scheduled Tribes (ST)
  •  Other Backward Classes (OBC)
  •  Servicemen (EXS)

The reservation for Ex. Servicemen in Delhi Police and special categories of Ex. Servicemen provided by the Government are mentioned below.

Out of 10% quota meant for Ex. Servicemen, 50% of such quota will be reserved for the below categories: -

  •  Having served in the Special Force /NSG (Special Action Group) OR
  •  Having received a QI” Qualified Instructors” grading in the commando course OR
  •  Officers from the Navy/Air Force who has worked in the specialized commando-type units.


What is SSC CPO job?

It is the recruitment for the SSC CPO (Central Police Organization) different Armed Force like- Delhi Police SI (Sub Inspector), CAPFs (Central Armed Police Forces) SI (Sub Inspector), CISF (Central Industrial Security Force)ASI (Assistant Sub Inspector), etc.

How can I increase my speed while answering the SSC CPO Questions on the day of the exam?

You can increase your speed while answering the SSC CPO Questions in the following ways-

1.Solve as much as SSC CPO previous year questions as it will give you an idea of the question pattern and familiarity with the exam day questions

2.Solve as much as mock test series as it will increase your accuracy and speed on the day of the exam

What are topics need to be prepared for the SSC JHT GK Section?

The Syllabus for General Knowledge and General Awareness will be designed to check the knowledge of the candidates related to the latest updates about the environment, World, Society, Current Events, New Progress of the Nation and World, etc. The important topics that are needed to be prepared for the SSC JHT GK Sections as follows:

  • Current Affairs
  • Politics
  • History
  • Sports (Focused on Cricket)
  • Indian Dance Forms & their States
  • Books & Authors
  • General Chemistry
  • India& World Geography
  • Economics
  • Biology
  • Art & Culture
  • General Physics

What is the negative marking in SSC CPO?

Candidates have to give a penalty of 0.25 (1/4) marks for every incorrect answer from the correct one.

What is the full form of CPO?

The full form of CPO is Central Police Organization. Full-Form for the complete SSC CPO is Staff Selection Commission Central Police Organization. Click Here to get the detailed SSC CPO Recruitment 2020.

Is SSC CPO Exam Tough?

Yes, as per the previous year's question paper the exam will be tough. Although, the exam is not impossible to crack if the preparation is well and good. Click Here to do practice with the help of the SSC CPO Free Mock Test Series.

Which is better SSC CGL or SSC CPO?

To know the difficulty level of both the exams, candidates have to go through the Syllabus for both CGL and CPO. However, the Syllabus is almost the same but the level of SSC CGL is higher than the SSC CPO. Both are different profession and depends on the candidate's interest. Hence go through the job profiles and decide about applying for the most suitable job.

What is the Expected SSC CPO Cut Off?

The cut off is calculated on the basis of the number of candidates applied for the exam, the number of vacancies, the performance of the candidates, and the difficulty level of the exam. The cut off will release for both Male and females separately. Go through the SSC CPO Expected Cut Off 2020 below-

Category 2019 Cut-off Marks
Male Female
General 89.75 83.50
OBC 77.00 69.50
SC 67.75 60.25
ST 67.25 58.25
Ex-Servicemen 30.00

What is the duty of Sub Inspector?

The duty of the Sub-Inspector is to file the FIR against a person for all the Indian Penal Codes, Local Laws, maintaining law & orders, etc. The post of Sub Inspector in CPO will get Salary from INR 35400-112400 per month as per their seniority and performance.

When will SSC CPO Paper 1 2020 be conducted?

As per the official website, the exam for SSC CPO Tier 1 will be held from 23-26 November 2020.

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