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UPSC CISF AC (EXE) LDCE Exam 2020 Notification, Dates, Application

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UPSC announces CISF Assistant Commandants (EXE) LDCE Exam 2020

UPSC CISF AC (EXE) LDCE Exam 2020 - The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the official notification for the Central Industrial Security Force CISF AC (Executive) Limited Departmental Competitive Examination, 2020 on its official website.

Online Applications are invited by Union Public Service Commission from 04th December 2019 to 24th December 2019 till 06:00 PM and the Competitive Examination for the same will be held on 01st March 2020.


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UPSC CISF AC (EXE) LDCE Vacancy Details



The UPSC will hold a Limited Departmental Competitive Examination on 01st March 2020 for filling the vacancies of Assistant Commandants (Executive) in Central Industrial Security Force (CISF). The Examination will be held at New Delhi. The tentative number of vacancies to be filled on the basis of the Examination will be 23 (General- 20, SC-02, ST-01)

Name of the Dept.:

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

Appellation of the Category:

Competitive Examination

Total No. of Vacancies:

23 Posts

a) General - 20

b) SC - 02

c) ST – 01


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Important Dates for CISF AC LDCE 2020


Date of Notification:

04th December 2019

Closing Date to Apply Online:

24th December 2019 till 06:00 PM

Last Date for Submission Hard Copy:

31st December 2019

Admit Card:

January/February 2020

Date of Written Exam:

03rd March 2020

Date of Commencement of Examination:

01st March 2020

Duration of Examination:

One Day


Eligibility Criteria for CISF AC LDCE 2020


  • The candidates applying for this examination must ensure that they are eligible for appearing. The eligibility criteria as laid down by the Commission is as follows:
  • Those interested in applying should have pursued graduation from a recognised university
  • They should have completed four years of regular service as on 01st January 2020 in the rank of Sub. Inspector (GD)/Inspector (GD) including the period of basic training and should have clean record of service till issue of offer of appointment


Age Limit for CISF AC LDCE 2020

  • A candidate must not have attained the age of 35 years on the 01st August 2020 i.e. he/she must have been born not earlier than 02nd August 1985

  • However, the upper age limit prescribed above shall be relaxable up to a maximum of five years if a candidate belongs to a Schedule Caste or a Schedule Tribe


Number of Attempts for CISF AC LDCE 2020

  • Every candidate appearing at the examination who is otherwise eligible, shall be permitted three attempts at the examination

  • The candidates should have completed 04 years of regular service as on 01st January 2020 in the rank of Sub. Inspector (GD) / Inspector (GD) including the period of basic training and should have a clean record of service till the issue of offer of appointment.


Desirable Qualification for CISF AC LDCE 2020

  • Possession of NCC ‘B’ or ‘C’ Certificate will be a desirable qualification. These desirable qualifications will be given consideration at the time of Interview/Personality Test only


Selection Procedure for CISF AC LDCE 2020

  • The Candidates will be selected on the basis of a Written Exam, Physical & Medical Standard Tests or Personality/Interview Tests


Admit Card for CISF AC LDCE 2020

  • The CISF AC Admit Card 2020 will consist of the basic information about the exam such as date, timings, and address of the venue.

  • The Admit Card for CISF AC (exe) LDCE 2020 will be available online for download. The Admit card will be issued for only those candidates who will successfully register for the exam. The applicant will be able to download the admit card, a week before the exam. No printed admit card will be sent individually to the candidates.


CISF AC LDCE 2020 Exam Pattern

The written examination to be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission will comprise two papers as follows.
Paper-1 General ability and Intelligence and Professional Skill, (300 marks) (150 questions) (2 ½ hours)

Paper 1

Type of Questions

MCQ Type

Medium of the Test:

English and Hindi

Total Marks:


A) General Ability and Intelligence

75 Questions and 150 Marks

B) Professional Skill

75 Questions and 150 Marks

Paper 2

The Paper 2 consists of Essay, Précis Writing, and Comprehension of 100 marks. The duration of the Paper 2 will be 02 hours duration. The candidates will be allowed the option of writing the Essay Component in English or Hindi, but the medium of Précis Writing and Comprehension Components will be English only.


UPSC CISF AC (EXE) LDCE Exam 2020 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates may apply online at UPSC's website (www.upsc.gov.in) from 04th December 2019 to 24th December 2019 till 06:00 PM

  • Candidates are also required to route a hard copy of the online-submitted application through proper channel to the CISF authorities at the address "Director General, Central Industrial Security Force, 13, CGO Complex, Lodi Road, New Delhi-110003", for verification and onward transmission to the Commission
  • e-Admission Certificates of the admitted candidates to this examination will be uploaded in the UPSC website www.upsc.gov.in two weeks before the date of examination and can be downloaded by the eligible candidates. No paper Admission Certificate will be issued by the Commission
  • For details regarding eligibility conditions, the syllabus and scheme of the exam, physical/ medical standards etc., aspirants should consult the Rules of the Exam notified by Ministry of Home Affairs in the Gazette of India dated 31st December 2019 which may be downloaded from the CISF Website at address www.cisf.gov.in