CISF

The CISF (Central Industrial Security Force) exam is a competitive examination conducted to recruit eligible candidates for various posts within the Central Industrial Security Force, one of India's premier paramilitary forces responsible for providing security to major industrial establishments and public    sector undertakings. Prepare for CISF with comprehensive study at Prayas Academy.

Essential Details About Exam

 

Exam Name

Central Industrial Security Force

Exam Level

National

Conducting Body

CISF

Nationality

Indian

Posts

CISF Head Constable Ministerial & ASI Stenographer

CISF Fireman

CISF Tradesman

CISF Driver

CISF Driver with Pump Operator

CISF Assistant Commandant

CISF Assistant Sub Inspector

Mode of Examination

Online

Exam Frequency

Annually

Exam Mode

Online (CBT)

PET/PST

Document Verification & Medical Examination

Language

English and Hindi

Official website

cisf.gov.in

 

CISF Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification: A government-recognized university or institution intermediate or 12th grade pass is a requirement for candidates.

Constable/Fire candidates must have finished their 12th grade, or the equivalent, with a Science course. Constable (Tradesman) applicants must have finished the 10th grade and possess an ITI from an accredited institution of higher learning.

Age Limit: All applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 23 in order to be considered for the position of CISF Constable. However, relaxation is given by the authorities to candidates other than the general category.

Nationality: The candidate must be a citizen of India.

Gender: Only male candidates are allowed to participate in this exam.

CISF Exam Pattern 2023

CISF Constable, Head Constable, Tradesman & Driver

Subject

No. of Questions

Max. marks

General Intelligence

25

25

General Knowledge

25

25

Arithmetic Ability

25

25

General Hindi/English

25

25

Total

100

100

 

CISF Assistant Sub-Inspector

 

Subject

No. of Questions

Marks

General Intelligence

50

50

General Knowledge

50

50

Arithmetic Ability

50

50

General Hindi/English

50

50

Total

200

200

 

CISF Assistant Commandant

Category

Name of the Subjects

Number of Questions

Marks

Part A

General ability and Intelligence

75

150

Part B

Professional skills

75

150

 

CISF Exam Syllabus

Reasoning 

  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Direction
  • Pattern
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Syllogism
  • Visual Reasoning
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Ranking
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Decision Making
  • Diagram Series
  • Blood Relations
  • Analogy
  • Miscellaneous

Mathematics

  • Percentage
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Average
  • Interest
  • Time, Speed, and Distance
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Number System
  • Time and Work
  • Geometry
  • Mensuration

English

  • Vocabulary
  • Antonyms
  • Synonyms
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Correction
  • Word Usage
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Comprehension
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Error Direction
  • Verbs & Adverbs

Hindi

  • पर्यायवाची
  • मुहावरे और लोकोक्तियाँ
  • शुद्ध -अशुद्ध वाक्य
  • संधि-विच्छेद
  • अलंकार
  • समास
  • लिंग
  • वचन
  • विलोम
  • गद्यांश आधारित प्रश्न
  • तत्सम-तध्दव
  • अनेकार्थी वाक्य
  • वाक्यांश के लिए एक शब्द

General Knowledge

  • Current Affairs
  • Capital & Currencies
  • Awards & Honours
  • Books & Authors
  • Economic News
  • Banking New
  • Important Days
  • Sports
  • Inventions & Discoveries
  • Indian History & Culture
  • Geography
  • Budget/5 year plans

 

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

What are the roles and responsibilities of CISF?

CISF is responsible for maintaining security, preventing sabotage, protecting critical infrastructure, disaster management, and maintaining law and order in its assigned areas.

How can I prepare for the CISF examination?

To prepare for the CISF examination, candidates can start by understanding the exam pattern and syllabus. They can refer to relevant study materials, practise previous years' question papers, and take mock tests. Physical fitness training and regular exercise are also essential for clearing the physical tests. You can also enrol in our comprehensive coaching course for CISF at our academy.

Is there any negative marking in the CISF examination?

No, there is no negative marking for any wrong answer in the CISF examination.

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