CAPF Merit List 2022: UPSC Final CAPF Merit List with Marks | Download PDF

CAPF Merit List 2022: UPSC Final CAPF Merit List with Marks | Download PDF

ByNaveen Singh  |  Updated on: Jun 8, 2022
CAPF merit list 2022. Union Public Service Commission will declare the final result of the Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) Examination 2022 along with the CAPF merit list.

CAPF Merit list 2022 will be declared officially by the UPSC officials on their website. Candidates who will appear for the CAPF 2022 exam can download the CAPF merit list pdf here or can also visit the official website of the UPSC CAPF exam. Candidates are shortlisted on the basis of marks secured by a candidate in the Written Exam and Interview/Personality Test and then their names will be released on the UPSC CAPF merit list 2022.

CAPF Merit List 2022

The CAPF Merit list 2022 will be declared after every stage of the exam only candidates who have scored higher will be included in the list. The CAPF Exams are conducted in three main steps - The written exams, the PET/PST/MST(Physical Standards Test (PST)/ Physical Efficiency Tests (PET), and Medical Standards Tests (MST), and then finally the personal interview round. Candidates need to fulfill the requirement and qualify in order to be able to make it to the next round. 

The CAPF Exams are conducted by the  Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) to recruit interested candidates for the post of Assistant Commandants in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF), Border Security Force (BSF), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Central Industrial Security Force (CISF). 

UPSC CAPF Merit List 2022 (To be announced)

UPSC CAPF Merit List 2020

After completion of every stage, a CAPF merit list is announced. UPSC CAPF 2020 Merit list can help the interested candidates to get an idea of what are the marks that they need to target while preparing for the CAPF Exam. We are providing you with the CAPF 2020 final merit list below.

UPSC CAPF AC Merit List 2020, Download PDF!

CAPF Merit List 2022 Important Dates

The UPSC CAPF Exams have three stages. The UPSC CAPF Merit List is declared after each stage. The various Important Dates for CAPF Merit List 2022 as per different stages of exams are tabulated below: 

Important CAPF Events


CAPF 2022 Written Exam

To be announced

CAPF 2022 Final Merit List 

To be announced

CAPF Merit List 2022 Written Exam

The written examination is the first stage of the UPSC CAPF exams. The Written Exam will have two papers, namely CAPF Paper 1 and CAPF Paper 2. Paper 1 is objective in nature, while Paper 2 is descriptive. There are minimum qualifying marks that need to be scored in Paper 1, and Paper 2. Candidates must also score overall qualifying marks.

This is when a candidate is considered to have cleared the written exam. Paper 1 has 200 objective questions that add up to a total of 250 marks, while Paper 2 has 6 descriptive questions that add up to a total of 300 marks. The minimum cut-off that needs to be scored varies according to the category of the candidate.

The UPSC will decide the cut-offs and declare the CAPF 2022 Merit List for Written Exam accordingly for the qualified candidates. Candidates can expect the UPSC CAPF Written Exam results along with the CAPF Merit List 2022 one or two months after the exams are conducted. 

CAPF Merit List 2022 PST/PET/MST

The second stage or phase of the UPSC CAPF exams is the PST/PET/MST which stands for Physical Standards Test (PST)/ Physical Efficiency Tests (PET) and Medical Standards Tests (MST). Candidates who have qualified for the written examination will be called for the PST/PET/MST.

This test is with respect to testing the physical capabilities of the candidate. Qualified candidates are tested through a series of sports activities. Those who successfully complete all the sports tests within the specified time constraint shall be considered qualified for the interview round.

The CAPF Merit List 2022 PST/PET/MST and results will be declared by the UPSC After a few weeks of the test completion. The various criteria mentioned for the Physical test by the UPSC are tabulated below: 

CAPF PST/PET/MST Test Qualification Criteria

Physical Test

Male Candidates 

Female Candidates

Shot Put (7.26 Kgs.)

4.5 Meters


Long Jump

3.5 Meters (3 Chances)

3.0 meters (3 chances)

100 Meters race

In 16 seconds

In 18 seconds

800 Meters race

In 3 minutes 45 seconds

In 4 minutes 45 seconds

NOTE: If any of the candidates is found to be pregnant during the test press, then their candidature will be canceled. 

CAPF Interview Merit List 2022

The CAPF Interview is the final stage of the CAPF Selection process. The roll numbers of the candidates who have qualified for the physical test will be published on the official website as  CAPF Interview Merit List 2022. The candidates will be required to produce the original certificates in support of their claims pertaining to age, community, educational qualifications, etc. at the time of the interview.

The interview round will carry around 150 marks. The CAPF Final Merit list will comprise the names of the candidates who have qualified in the interview and made it to the office. 

Important CAPF Links:
CAPF AC Application FormCAPF AC Eligibility Criteria
CAPF AC SalaryCAPF AC Exam Pattern
UPSC CAPF AC BooksCAPF Selection Procedure
CAPF Syllabus PDF
CAPF Cut Off
CAPF Answer Key
CAPF AC Previous Year Question Papers PDF

CAPF Merit List FAQs

  • CAPF merit list is released after every stage of the exam to announce the name of candidates who successfully clear the stage and after all the stages UPSC releases a final CAPF merit list to announce all the candidates who are selected.

  • The Union Public Service Commission releases the CAPF merit list. To check your name is on the CAPF merit list visit the official website of UPSC.

  • CAPF exam is divided into 3 stages written exam, physical, and interview. If you score well in the written exam your name will be released in the CAPF merit list and you will be qualified for the second stage after every test UPSC releases a CAPF merit list and after the completion of all stages, there will be a final CAPF merit list. 

  • The marks scored in the interview will be added to the written exam score and after adding all the marks a final CAPF merit list will be released to announce the selected candidates. 

  • The results after each stage are declared as a CAPF merit list for the candidates. Roll numbers of the qualified candidates are announced on the official website. 

  • The latest news and updates regarding the UPSC CAPF Merit list can be found on the official website of the Union Public Service Commission.

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