Central Armed Police Forces Assistant Commandant Exam Eligibility 2018
Nationality No person who is not a citizen of India shall, except with the consent of the Central Government signified in writing be appointed or employed under these Rules. Provided that nothing contained in these rules shall debar the appointment, enrolment or employment of a subject of Nepal or Bhutan under these Rules.
Sex Both Male and Female candidates are eligible for appointment to the post of Assistant Commandants
UPSC CAPF AC 2018 Age Limits
A candidate must have attained the age of 20 years and must not have attained the age of 25 years on 1st August, 2018, i.e. he / she must have been born not earlier than 2nd August, 1993 and not later than 1st August, 1998.
The upper age limit prescribed above will be relaxable
(i) upto a maximum of five years if a candidate belongs to a Scheduled Caste or a Scheduled Tribe.
(ii) upto a maximum of three years in the case of candidates belonging to Other Backward Classes who are eligible to avail of reservation applicable to such candidates.
(iii) upto a maximum of five years for Civilian Central Government Servants in accordance with the existing instructions of the Central Government. Ex-Servicemen will also be eligible for this relaxation. However the total relaxation claimed on account of Government Service will be limited to five years.
(iv) upto a maximum of five years if a candidate had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January, 1980 to the 31st day of December, 1989.
Note 1 Candidates belonging to the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes and the Other Backward Classes who are also covered under any other clause of (III)(b) above, viz. those coming under the category of Civilian Central Government Servants / Ex-Servicemen and persons domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir, will be eligible for grant of cumulative age-relaxation under both the categories.
Note 2 The term Ex-Servicemen will apply to the persons who are defined as Ex-Servicemen in the Ex-Servicemen ( Re-employment in Civil Services and Posts ) Rules, 1979, as amended from time to time.
Note 2 The term “Civilian Central Government Servants” in (III)(b)(iii) above will apply to persons who are defined as “Government Servants” in the Central Civil Services ( Classification, Control and Appeal ) Rules, 1965 as amended from time to time.