SSC CPO 2022 - Notification, Exam Dates, Answer Key

SSC CPO 2022 - Notification, Exam Dates, Answer Key

ByNeha Uppal  |  Updated on: Feb 15, 2022SSC CPO 2022 notification releases on August 14, 2022. Check SSC CPO recruitment 2022 regarding notification, exam dates, apply online link, eligibility. Check other details about the exam pattern, vacancies, syllabus, preparation strategy, and more.
SSC CPO 2022 notification releases on August 14, 2022. Check SSC CPO recruitment 2022 regarding notification, exam dates, apply online link, eligibility. Check other details about the exam pattern, vacancies, syllabus, preparation strategy, and more.
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SSC CPO Recruitment 2022: SSC CPO 2022 Notification shall be released on 14 August 2022 as per the exam calendar released by SSC. Further, the exam date for the SSC CPO shall be in December 2022. The candidates will be selected through 2 stages written exam followed by a medical examination for the CPO Police post. This page informs you about the latest updates for SSC CPO recruitment 2022 such as exam date, notification date, vacancy, notification pdf, selection process, syllabus, result & more.

SSC CPO 2022 Exam

SSC CPO 2022 is a national level exam conducted by the Staff Selection Commission to recruit suitable candidates for various posts of Inspector, Sub-Inspector in various departments working under the Government of India. Different departments in which candidates can be placed if they qualify for the SSC CPO 2022 selection Process are Delhi Police, CISF, and CAPFs. Interested candidates who are eligible for the post can check here for SSC CPO 2022 notification PDF which will be available here as soon it is released by the Staff Selection Commission on their official website. 

Candidates who wish to appear in SSC CPO 2022 for the post of SSC Sub Inspector can check this article further to know various important details related to the selection process like eligibility, SSC CPO 2022 exam dates, application, exam pattern, syllabus, and various others. SSC will soon release the notification PDF along with which it will activate the SSC CPO 2022 apply online direct link on their website homepage through which various participants can apply for SSC CPO.

For the candidates who have appeared in the previous year's SSC CPO police recruitment, they can check the latest updates related to recruitment below:

  • SSC CPO Final Answer Key 2022 Out.
  • SSC CPO 2020: The SSC CPO Result for Paper-2 has been announced. 
  • SSC CPO 2019: Document Verification dates to be announced soon along with final results

SSC CPO Latest Updates 2022

SSC has released the SSC CPO final answer key 2022 for the paper 2 exam. SSC had released the provisional answer key on 6 January 2022. The SSC CPO final answer key link shall be available from 3 February 2022 to 3 March 2022. Candidates can download the SSC CPO final answer key and question paper by clicking on the link that is given below. 

Download SSC CPO Answer Key 2022

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As per the SSC exam calendar, the SSC CPO notification shall be released on 14th August 2022 while the exam date is in December 2022. We will update you with further updates on the SSC CPO 2022 exam which includes the post of SSC Sub Inspector. 

Latest Updates: 

  • 3 February 2022: SSC CPO Final Answer Key 2022 Out!
  • 6 January 2022: SSC CPO Result 2021-2022 declared for Paper 2.

SSC CPO Notification 2022

SSC CPO notification release date is August 14, 2022, on the official website of SSC. Candidates with the help of the SSC CPO notification pdf will be able to check all the details related to the recruitment process along with exam dates. You can download the SSC CPO 2022 notification PDF from the below link (available as soon as it is released on the SSC website).In the meantime you can check out SSC CPO previous year’s notification PDF given below:

Download SSC CPO Notification PDF [Previous Year]

SSC CPO 2022 Exam Dates

Candidates who wish to appear in SSC CPO 2022 exam for the SSC Sub Inspector post need to know all the important dates related to the recruitment process. Below you can check out the detailed SSC CPO exam dates as well as other important dates as per the SSC CPO official notification:

Exam EventsImportant Dates
SSC CPO Notification Date 202214 August 2022 (Tentative)
SSC CPO Application Form Start DateTo be notified
SSC CPO Apply Online Last DateTo be notified
SSC CPO Fee Last DateTo be notified
SSC CPO Last Date for Generating ChallanTo be notified
SSC CPO Offline Fee Last Date (Challan)To be notified
SSC CPO Paper 1 Admit Card Download DateTo be notified
SSC CPO Exam Date 2022 (Paper 1)December 2022 (Tentative)
SSC CPO Paper 1 ResultTo be notified
SSC CPO Paper 2 ResultTo be notified

SSC CPO 2022 Apply Online

The SSC CPO apply online direct link will be available along with the PDF. After the release of the application form, a one-month application window will be opened for the candidates in which they can register themselves for the SSC CPO recruitment 2022 process after which candidates cannot apply. Candidates can refer to the given step-by-step SSC CPO 2022 application process to avoid any errors or last-minute hassle.

How to Apply Online SSC CPO 2022?

To fill out the SSC CPO police application form online, follow the step by step guidelines shared below:

  • Register yourself first at the official website of SSC CPO - ssc.nic.in
  • Click on the apply link for SSC CPO posts.
  • Read the instructions carefully and fill out the application form.
  • Fill in all the information precisely.
  • Upload your scanned photograph and signature in the mentioned dimensions.
  • Recheck all the details before submitting.
  • Lastly, pay the requisite fee using Debit Card/Credit Card/Internet Banking/Cash Cards/Wallets, etc.
  • And take a printout of the application form for future purposes.

SSC CPO Fees

The SSC CPO application fees for various categories are different for various categories. The SSC CPO application fee can be paid online as well as offline by generating Chaalna. Below you can check out the category-wise SSC CPO application fee:

CategoryApplication Fee
General/OBC₹ 100/-
Females/SC/ST/Ex-ServicemenNo Fees

SSC CPO 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates, before they proceed to fill out the SSC CPO 2022 application, should need to check and confirm their eligibility for the examination. SSC CPO Eligibility consists of various parameters like age limit, educational qualification, and other criteria physical standards that candidates need to fulfill in order to be considered for the post. Eligibility Criteria for SSC CPO police are briefly discussed below.

Educational Qualification for SSC CPO:

  1. There are no special eligibility criteria to be eligible for the SSC CPO recruitment 2022 exam. You just need a Graduation degree in any discipline from an authorized University or any equivalent degree recognized as such by the Central Government on or before 01-Jan-2022.
  2. Sub Inspector in Delhi Police: Male candidates must have a valid Driving License (D/L) for LMV (Car & Motorcycle) as on the date fixed for PET (Physical Endurance and Standard Tests), otherwise, you will not be allowed to undergo PET. However, a Driving License is not mandatory at the time of filing an application form.

Age Limit for SSC CPO

  • 20 years is the minimum age limit.
  • 25 years is the maximum age limit.

Age Relaxation under SSC CPO

Category

Age-Relaxation permissible beyond the Upper age limit

SC/ST

5 years

OBC

3 years

Physical Standard Test (PST) required under SSC CPO

For Male Candidates:

100 Meters Race

16 Seconds

1.6 Km Race

6.5 Minutes

3.65 Metres Long Jump

3 Chances

1.2 Metres High Jump

3 Chances

Shot put (16 Lbs)

4.5 Metres, 3 Chances

For Female Candidates:

100 Meters Race

18 Seconds

800 Metres Race

4 Minutes

2.7 Metres (9 Feet) Long Jump

3 Chances

0.9 Metres (3 Feet) High Jump

3 Chances

SSC CPO Medical Standard (For All Posts)

Eyesight: Without wearing glasses, the minimum distant vision should be 6/6 and 6/9 of two eyes. For more details, you can refer to the SSC CPO Physical Tests & Standards for the SSC Sub Inspector post.

SSC CPO Vacancy Details

Candidates appearing in SSC CPO Exam need to know about SSC CPO 2022 Vacancies details which will be available in the SSC CPO 2022 notification. As per the previous year's notification, a total of 1500+ SSC CPO police vacancies 2020-21 (tentative) has been released in the latest SSC CPO 2021 notification. We have updated the category-wise SSC CPO vacancies below for your reference.

SSC CPO 2020-21 Vacancy - Delhi Police SI (Sub Inspector-Male)

Details

UR

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

Total

Open

32

09

06

11

15

73

Ex-Servicemen

05

0

2

1

1

9

Departmental

04

1

2

1

1

9

Total

41

10

10

13

17

91

SSC CPO 2020-21 SI (Sub Inspector - Female) Vacancy in Delhi Police

Details

UR

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

Total

Open

35

8

17

12

6

78

Total

35

8

17

12

6

78

SSC CPO 2020-21 SI Vacancy in CAPFs SI

Name of the Force

Category

UR

EWS

OBC

SC

ST

Total

ESM

A

B

C

D

E

F(A+B+C+D+E)

10% of F

CRPF

Male

421

104

281

156

78

1040

 

1072

 

107

Female

13

3

9

5

2

32

BSF

Male

94

23

63

35

17

232

 

244

 

24

Female

05

01

03

02

01

12

ITBP

Male

22

3

7

4

0

36

 

43

 

4

Female

4

1

1

1

0

7

CISF

Male

8

1

5

3

1

18

 

20

 

02

Female

02

00

00

00

00

02

SSB

Male

08

01

4

3

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 Salary 2022

SSC CPO salary structure is one of the most common questions among the students. Knowing SSC CPO salary in hand motivates you to apply and crack the exam. Thus, to help you further we have shared the SSC CPO pay scale released under SSC CPO notification for the post of SSC Sub Inspector.

Post's Name

Pay Scale

SSC CPO SI (Executive) in Delhi Police

Rs. 9300-34800 in Pay Band 2 with Grade Pay of Rs. 4200

SSC CPO SI in CAPFs

Rs 9300-34800 in Pay Band 2 with Grade Pay of Rs 4200


Check basic, in-hand, HRA, and detailed SSC CPO salary here.

SSC CPO Job Profile

SSC CPO Job Profile varies for every post released under SSC CPO notification. The below table provides the detailed job profiles of various posts in SSC CPO.

SSC CPO Posts

Job Description

SSC CPO SI in Delhi Police

Maintenance of law and order.

SSC CPO SI in BSF

protection of the border between India & Pakistan.

SSC CPO SI in CISF

provides security to various PSU’s and other important infrastructures.

SSC CPO SI in CRPF

Anti-riot & anti – Naxal force.

SSC CPO SI in ITBPF

Protection of the border bet. India & China (Ladakh to Arunachal Pradesh)

SSC CPO SI in SSB

Protection of Indo – Nepal & Indo – Bhutan borders.

SSC CPO SI 2022 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

Before you start your preparation you need to know about the SSC CPO exam pattern and syllabus for the post of SSC Sub Inspector. With the help of the SSC CPO syllabus and exam pattern, candidates will be able to know how much they have the knowledge they have regarding the subjects and how much they needed to prepare for the SSC CPO exam. SSC CPO exam pattern and syllabus are given below.

Subject

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Time Duration

SSC CPO Tier-I

General Intelligence and Reasoning

50

50

2 hours

General Knowledge and General Awareness

50

50

Quantitative Aptitude

50

50

English Comprehension

50

50

SSC CPO Tier-II

English language & Comprehension

200

200

2 hours

SSC CPO Syllabus

SSC CPO Syllabus is divided subject-wise below.

SSC CPO Admit Card 2022

The SSC CPO 2022 admit cards download link will be provided on the official website of the Staff Selection Commission under the notification section. Admit card is an important document to be carried by the candidates on SSC CPO 2022 exam day to be permitted to appear in the examination. Various details mentioned in the SSC CPO 2022 admit card are listed below.

  • Candidate's name and roll number.
  • Candidates photo and signature.
  • Exam center details and examination timings.
  • Exam day instructions.

SSC CPO 2022 Result

Candidates who will appear in SSC CPO 2022 exam will be able to check their results from the SSC website. SSC CPO Result 2022 will be declared in the form of a scorecard containing the score obtained by the candidates. 

Steps to Check the Status of SSC CPO Result

  • Visit the official site of SSC.
  • Click on the SSC CPO Result 2022 Link.
  • Now enter your roll number and password.
  • Your result will appear on your computer screen.
  • Download and take a print-out of your result for future use.

SSC CPO SI Paper 1 Cut Off

Whether any candidate has qualified for the SSC CPO exam or not depends on the fact whether the marks obtained are more than the SSC CPO cutoff which are the minimum marks that the candidate needs to secure to appear for the further selection process. To be CPO Police one needs to clear the cut-off. SSC CPO 2022 cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates need to score in Paper 1 and Paper 2 to be considered for the SSC Sub Inspector post. SSC CPO Previous year's cutoff marks are listed below.

SSC CPO Previous Year Cut Off

SSC CPO Tier I Cut off 2019 (Paper I)

CategoryMaleFemale
Cut-off Marks 
Cut-off Marks
General101.19104.12
EWS86.9591.72
OBC91.2897.78
SC70.6775.45
ST74.5473.59
ExSM40.00
Total-

SSC CPO 2019 Category-Wise Number of Selected Female Candidates 

 

EWS

SC

ST

OBC

OBC (for

Delhi only)

UR

Total

No. of candidates

available

75

70

70

143

27

123

508

SSC CPO 2019 Category-Wise Number of Selected Male Candidates

 

EWS

SC

ST

OBC

OBC (for

Delhi only)

UR

Total

ESM

No. of candidates

available

713

668

531

1771

317

1446

5446

1143

Category-wise SSC CPO Cut off for Female Candidates  (2018)

CategoryTotal Cutoff
UR310.61 - 320.66
OBC303.23 - 309.50
SC223.26 - 246.03
ST258.83 - 277.45

Category-wise SSC CPO Cut off for Male Candidates (2018)

CategoryTotal Cut-OFF
SC244.65 - 310.90
ST248.22 - 302.71
Ex-servicemen212.15 - 259.14
OBC309.62 - 338.47
UR317.04 - 349.02

Also, check the SSC CPO 30 Days Study Plan.

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SSC CPO FAQs

  • SSC CPO notification 2022 for SSC Sub Inspector will be available on August 14, 2022.

  • The salary for SSC CPO varies from post to post. The basic grade pay of SI is ₹ 9300-34800 in Pay Band 2 with Grade Pay of ₹ 4200/-.

  • Candidates need to be graduated from a recognized university and should be less than 25 years old in order to be eligible for SSC CPO 2022 exam.

  • The age relaxation for SC category is 5 years.

  • As per the latest update, SSC CPO exam is expected to be held in the month of December 2022.

  • SSC CPO 2020 Exam will be conducted in three phases.

    • Phase 1: Computer Based Exam (Online) + Physical Test
    • Phase 2: It will also be in online mode. Candidates who qualify Phase 1 will be eligible for SSC CPO Tier-II Exam.
  • Vacancies details regarding SSC CPO will be updated in the SSC CPO 2022 notification PDF. As per the previous year, atotal 1500+ vacancies have been released for SSC CPO 2020 recruitment. 

  • No, there will be no marks assigned for PST/PET.

  • SSC CPO 2022 Application form is expected to be released on August 2022. You can apply then only under the application window.

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