CRPF Eligibility Criteria : Age Limit, Educational Qualification, Physical Standards

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Every job profile follows a set of some eligibility criteria which needs to be followed strictly. Let it be bank or ssc, or railways, or defence, there are some standards set to apply for these sectors. Eligibility standards are followed from the very beginning of selection procedure that is applying. Those candidates whose eligibility standards match with the standards set for the posts are able to apply.

CRPF Eligibility Criteria : Age Limit, Educational Qualification, Physical Standard

This article is all about the Eligibility Criteria set by CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force) for the candidates who wish to join CRPF. We all know that there are thousands or lakhs of candidates who fight for a few seats, but it is not possible to select each and everyone of them, therefore this criteria pattern is introduced, so the candidates who are able to qualify all the processes of selection procedure get their place in the organization.

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Joining defence sector is one of the biggest dreams that every youth has started dreaming about now a days and they are really working very hard to fulfil their this dream of becoming an army personnel.

But as it seems easy, it is not that easy at all, unlike other sectors, this sector focusses on your physical fitness too, if you are fulfilling all the physical fitness criteria too, then you are capable of applying for this sector. So, before you apply, check all the CRPF Recruitment eligibility criteria and if you fitting in that criteria then you can easily apply for the posts.

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CRPF Constable Eligibility Criteria

Lets discuss about the eligibility criteria if you are dreaming of joining CRPF as a Constable.

Age Limit

Candidates applying must be between 18 to 23 years of age at the time of applying.


  • SC/ST Candidates – 5 years
  • OBC Candidates – 3 years

Educational Qualification

Constable is an entry level post within CRPF and for this a candidate must be matric pass.

Physical and Medical Standards

  • Height : 170 cms (minimum)
  • Chest : 80 – 85 cms (breathe in and breathe out)
  • Weight : It should be in proportion to the height of the candidate.

Selection Procedure

Selection of the candidate is a step by step process and the steps are as follows:

  1. Physical Fitness Test
  2. Written Examination
  3. Medical Examination
  4. Interview/ Document Verification
Physical Fitness Test (PFT)

This is the first stage of selection procedure. In this stage physical standard of the candidates are checked (like their height, weight, chest size- before expansion and after expansion). All this is done by the authorities who are deployed for this recruitment drive. After this they are also made to undergo the physical fitness test (PFT), it is as follows:

  • Running – 1.6 Kms (within the time period of 6 minutes)
  • Long Jump – 11 feet
  • Hight Jump – 3.5 feet

Maximum three cahnces are given to a candidate to qualify the stages of long jump and high jump in a satisfactory manner.

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Written Examination

All the candidates who qualify physical fitness test are called for written examination. This part can be divided into two parts –

  • Part A – It consists of objective type questions.
  • Part B – It consists of descriptive questions.

Details about CRPF Constable Written Examination.

  • Total Questions – 50 (Part A – 25 questions & Part B – 25 questions)
  • Total Marks – 50 marks
  • Total Time Allotted – 90 minutes
  • Topics for examination – Quantitative Aptitude, Reasoning, Science, General Knowledge
Medical Examination

All the candidates who will be able to qualify the written examination, will be called for medical examination and they will be checked thoroughly with each and every term related to medical.

Interview/ Document Verification

All those candidates who will be able to make it at their medical test will be called for the final round i.e., interview. You will be interviewed by a panel of highly experienced people followed by your document verification.

After the candidates are done with all their rounds, a final merit list will be made, according to which if you are selected you will be provided with joining letters.

So, this is all about the Eligibility Criteria of CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force). We hope that we are able to provide you all with all the sufficient information that is required.

In case if you are facing any problem related to anything, you may contact us via our comment section. All your problems will be solved in the best way possible.

Updated: January 4, 2024 — 11:20 am


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  1. I want join in crpf Hearty. I giving respect & salut to crpf…
    Dear plise inporm vacancy calling plz sir

  2. i want to join crpf because i love defence line

  3. I love crpf mera bachpan s aim h banne ka

  4. I wont join to crpf

  5. Can I join crpf..I m 24 years old.

  6. Sir is there any reservations hight for St sc students

    1. Sir is there any reservations in hight for SC st students


  8. Sir crpf me hight kitna chahiye
    165 chalta hai

  9. I am tamilnadu women…i will joining sir…i am sports girl in kabbadi,running,football,cyclerace etc ….please sir I am joining in indian army…jaihind?

  10. Sir itne logo Ne sirf apne liye hi job mangi magar Mai apne liye job nhi magna chahta Mai un jawano ko Salam karna chahta hujo hamare desh ki suraksha krte h vo bhi Bina apni parwah kare Jai Hind , Jai Bharat I am salute for all Indian soldier.

  11. Sir CRPF कि तारीख कब जाहीर होगी .
    कुपया sir मैं ईंतजार करुंगा sir मैं रे घर मैं कमाने
    वला कोही नाही हे sir कुपया बता हैं ,sir जी

    1. Sir plz btaiye bharti ki tarikh mere ghr pr koi nai h kmane vala so plz request to you sir

  12. CRPF की तारीख कब जाहीर होगी sir

    1. Tarikh kb jaher hogi sir

  13. कुपाया जलदी से बताये sir

  14. CRPF trademan vacancy kab a rahe hain sar online form kab se start ho jaenge bataiye please

  15. Sir i am no join for army you coming this prosses plases sir

  16. Sir mera Naam Dibakar Sardar hai main CRPF job karna chahta hoon.
    Mera phone number 9641441795

  17. Sir main bharat das ,apply karneka date kabtak he sir ,please bolyega ,

  18. Sir I am Akash Kumar hai me diploma in mechanical engineering government college. Se hhu or me crpf join karna chahata Hu apne desh Ki sewa karna chahata Hu meri age 22 year hai plz sir reply me kese teyari kare

  19. Sir, i m babita rawat from chandigarh. Sir mein ek sports m hu. Volleyball khelti hu. Maine national tak khela hain. Or mein bca 1st year student.
    Or meri age 19 year hain. Force line m jana mera sapna hain.. Crpf m kitni height maagi hain girls ki..
    Meri height 5/6 hain..

  20. Sir , which questions will ask in Interview ?

  21. Sir i m a girl of 17 can i join in crpf.plz rply

  22. I m a girl of 17 can i join in crpf

  23. Kisi ka age 27 par ho gaya to uske liye koi post nahi hai defence me???

    1. Hello sneha, aap CDS ke liye apply kar sakte ho, or Territorial army me officer ke liye age 42 years hai, uske alawa nahi!

  24. Please am a Kenyan can I join crpf?

    1. No, you should be indian citizen!

  25. I am joining CRPF for age in 19 yes

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