CISF Recruitment 2017: Online Application, Exam Pattern & Vacancy

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Central Industrial Security Force Vacancy 2017

Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has released vacancies for Male Indian citizens only for filling up the temporary posts of CONSTABLE/FIRE. The posts are temporary in nature but likely to become permanent.

Start Date to Apply Online: 11th December 2017
Last Date to Apply Online: 11th January 2018 (upto 5:00 PM)

Total Number of Vacancy: 487

Name of State No. Of Vacancy
Andhra Pradesh 34
Arunachal Pradesh 04
Assam 28
Bihar 69
Chhattisgarh 16
Delhi 04
Gujarat 15
Haryana 06
Himachal Pradesh 02
Jammu & Kashmir 12
Jharkhand 28
Karnataka 16
Kerala 08
Madhya Pradesh 19
Maharashtra 29
Manipur 03
Meghalaya 03
Mizoram 01
Nagaland 01
Odisha 29
Punjab 07
Rajasthan 17
Tamilnadu 17
Telengana 28
Tripura 04
Uttar Pradesh 53
Uttarakhand 02
West Bengal 32
Andaman & Nicobar 0
Chandigarh 0
Dadra Nagar Haveli 0
Daman & Diu 0
Goa 0
Lakshdweep 0
Pudducherry 0
Sikkim 0
Total 487

Pay Matrix:
Level-3 (Rs.21,700-69,100/-)
(Pre-revised Pay Band – 1 Rs.5200-20200 + Grade Pay Rs.2000/-) plus usual allowances as admissible to the Central Government employees from time to time.
On appointment, they shall be entitled for the pensionary benefits as per the “New Restructured Defined Contributory Pension Scheme” applicable for the new entrants to the Central Government services w.e.f. 01-01-2004.

Educational Qualification:
Candidate must pass 12th pass with science subject or equivalent qualification from a recognized Board/ University. Educational certificates other than State Board/ Central Board should be accompanied with Govt. of India notification declaring that such qualification is equivalent to 12th Class pass with science subject for service under Central Govt.

Age Limits:
Minimum Age: 18 years
Maximum Age: 23 years
Age will be calculated as on the closing date (11.01.2018). Candidates should not have been born earlier than 12.01.1995 and not later than 11.01.2000.

Selection Process:
It will consist of Physical Standards Test (PST), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Written Examination and Medical Examination. 

Physical Standards Test (PST)

Physical Standards Height Chest
For all candidates {except the following categories} 170 cm Minimum 80 CM with minimum
expansion of 05 CM.
For candidates belonging to hill areas of the Garhwal,
Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas, Dogras,
Marathas, Sikkimies, Kashmir Valley and Leh &
Ladakh regions of J&K and North Eastern States

165 cm Minimum 78 CM with minimum
expansion of 05 CM.
Tribal or Adivasis including Mizos and Nagas 162.5 cm Minimum 77 CM with minimum
expansion of 05 CM.

Written Examination:
  • The written test will be conducted on OMR based.
  • The question paper will be set to assess the general awareness/ general knowledge, knowledge of elementary mathematics, analytical aptitude and ability to observe and distinguish patterns and to test the basic knowledge of the candidate.
  • The questions will be set bilingual in English/ Hindi.
  • The written test will be of 100 marks consisting of 100 objective type multiple choice questions to be answered in two hours.
  • The minimum percentage of marks for qualification for next stage will be as under:- 
  • General & Ex-Servicemen : 35 %
  • SC/ST/OBC : 33 %

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