SSC SI Selection Prosess 2016 and Syllabus

Sub Inspectors in Delhi Police, CAPFs and ASI in CISF Exam 2016:

Staff Selection Commission will hold an Examination for recruitment of Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police, BSF, CISF, CRPF, ITBPF, SSB and Assistant Sub-Inspector in CISF. Here is SSC SI Selection Process and Syllabus.

Date of Exam:

Paper -I : 20.03.2016

Paper-II : 05.06.2016

Mode of application:

Candidates are required to apply only through ONLINE mode at

Examination Fee:

Only for UR/OBC male candidates not coming within preview of exempted categories, examination fee is Rs. 100/-.

Posts and Grade Pay:

1. Sub Inspector (Executive) in Delhi Police: Group-C, PB-2 ( Rs. 9300-34800), GP- Rs. 4200

2. Sub Inspector in CAPFs (Central Armed Police Forces): Group-B (Non Gazetted, Non-Ministerial), PB-2 ( Rs. 9300-34800) GP Rs. 4200

3.  Assistant Sub Inspector in CISF: Group-C, PB-2 ( Rs. 5200-20200) GP- Rs. 2800


Vacancies will be determined in due course.

Minimum Educational Qualification:

For all above category Posts – Degree from recognised University or its equivalent.
1: For the posts of SI in Delhi Police Only: Male candidates must posses and also carry a valid Driving License for LMV(Motor Cycle and Car) as on the date of Physical Endurance and Standard Tests.
2: Candidates who have not acquired the Educational qualifications as on 01.01.2016 will not be eligible and need not apply.

Age Limit:

Normal Age on 01.01.2016: 20-25 years. (Age relaxation as per prescribed Govt. rules)

SSC SI Exam Pattern:

Written Examination:
Paper-I (Date of Examination – 20.03.2016)

Part Subject Number of Questions Max. Marks Duration of Exam
A General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 Two Hours
B General Knowledge and General Awareness 50 50
C Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
D English Comprehension 50 50

Paper-II (Date of Examination – 05.06.2016)

Subject Number of question Max. Marks Duration of Exam
English language & Comprehension 200 200 Two Hours

Standard and Type of question paper of SSC SI Exam:

Both question papers (Paper-I & Paper-II) shall be of Objective Multiple Choice Type.

Medium of Examination:

The questions will be set in Hindi and English.

Negative Marking in SSC SI Exam:

There will be negative marking  for incorrect answer and marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer @ 1/4 (0.25) of the marks allotted for each question.

SSC SI Selection Process:

Paper I => PET/PST/Medical Examination => Paper-II

(i) Those candidates, who have scored above cut off marks in Paper-I would be required to appear in the Physical Endurance Test (PET)/Medical Examination. PET/PST is mandatory for all posts.

(ii) Those candidates, who qualified in PET/PST and found medically fit will be allowed to appear in paper-II

Syllabus of SSC SI Exam for Paper-I:

Part A. General Intelligence & Reasoning:

It would include questions of both verbal and non- verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/Number 9 Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & de-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/pattern-folding & un-folding, Figural Pattern- folding and completion, Indexing Address matching, Date & city matching Classification of centre codes/roll numbers, Small & Capital letters/numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other subtopics if any.

Part B. General Knowledge General Awareness:

Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates’ general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Indian Constitution, scientific Research etc.

Part C. Quantitative Aptitude:

The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be computation of whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage, Ratio and Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit & Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time & work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart.

Part D. English Comprehension:

Candidates’ ability to understand Correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested.

Syllabus of SSC SI Exam for Paper-II :

English Language & Comprehension :

Questions in this components will be designed to test the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on error recognition, filling in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc), Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Completion, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, comprehension etc.

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