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The SSC CPO SI 2017 Exam Eligibility parameters are set by the SSC authorities and the CPO SI board.

Candidates interested in the SSC CPO SI examination will be appointed for various posts such as Sub Inspectors at DP (Delhi Police) and CAPF as well as ASI (Assistant Sub-Inspector) in CIPF once selected.

The candidates should note that the last date to apply for SSC CPO SI exam is 15th May 2017.  Apply Here

Before filling out the application form, candidates are required to go through the eligibility criteria property.

Eligibility parameters are set of requirements in terms of age, educational and nationality. It also includes parameters like health, vision, physical structure etc.

Candidates filling up the application without having the adequate eligibility parameters will be rejected from appearing in the examination. In this article we will share all details related to SSC CAPF 2017 Eligibility Criteria.

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The eligibility conditions for SSC CAPF 2017 can be categorized into three categories:

SSC CPO SI Eligibility Criteria 2017- Nationality

Candidates willing to appear for SSC CPO SI 2017 Exams should be either:

  • Indian citizen, or
  • Subject from Nepal, or
  • Subject from Bhutan, or
  • Refugee from Tibet entering India before 1st January 2016 and having the intention of permanent settlement within India, or
  • Indian origin candidates from Sri Lanka, Burma, Pakistan, East-African Nations (Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zaire, Zambia, Ethiopia) & Vietnam & having the intention of permanent settlement within India.

Apart from Indian citizens, all other candidates are required to produce eligibility certificates from Indian Government

SSC CPO SI Eligibility Criteria 2017- Age Limit

  • As per the SSC norms, candidates should be minimum 20 years and maximum 25 years at the time of applying.
  • As per central Government norms, age relaxations are provided to candidates from reserved categories. These are as follows:
Category Age Relaxation
ST/SC 5 yrs
OBC 3 yrs
Ex- Servicemen- General 03 yrs
Ex- Servicemen- OBC 06 yrs
Ex- Servicemen- ST/SC 08 yrs
Central Government-Civilian
Employees- General
05 yrs
Central Government-Civilian
Employees- OBC
8 yrs
Central Government-Civilian
Employees- ST/SC
10 yrs
J&K domiciled candidates- Unreserved 5 yrs
J&K domiciled candidates- OBC 8 yrs
J&K domiciled candidates- ST/ SC 10 yrs
Judicially Separated/ Widows/ Divorced Women- Unreserved Up to thirty-five yrs
Judicially Separated/ Widows/ Divorced Women- OBC Up to thirty-eight yrs
Judicially Separated/ Widows/ Divorced Women- ST/ SC Up to forty yrs

SSC CPO SI Eligibility Criteria 2017- Qualification

  • Candidates willing to appear for SSC CPO SI 2017 Exam should have passed graduation from recognised Institute or University.
  • For Sub-Inspector for with Delhi Police- Male Candidates are required to have valid DL (Driving Licence) for LMV (Motor Cycle & Car)

Physical Standards

Apart from the above, candidates are also required to pass certain physical standards. These are as follows:

Candidates Height- in cm Chest (Expanded)- in cm Chest- Unexpanded-in cm
Male (General) candidates 170 85  80
Candidates from Hilly Regions  165 85  80
ST (Scheduled Tribe) Candidates  162.5 82  77
Female (General) Candidates  157  –
Female Candidates from Hilly Regions  155  –  –
Female ST (Scheduled Tribe) Candidates  154  –  –

Other requirements

  • Candidates are required to have standard height corresponding to their measurements as well as post requirements.
  • Candidates should have proper vision (distant and nearby) without any external correction (glasses or lens)
  • Candidates with flat foot, knock knee, squinty eyes or varicose vein will be disqualified.
  • Candidate should posses excellent colour vision.
  • Mental & physical health of the candidate should be proper and good. Any defect in physical structure will likely interfere in effective performance of duties.

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