SSC CPO Syllabus 2017-Download Pre & Mains Syllabus & Exam Pattern PDF

By | April 29, 2017

SSC CPO Syllabus 2017

Hello aspirants You are most welcome at to get all details about SSC CPO Syllabus 2017 Exam. The Staff Selection Commission conducts the SSC CPO Exam every year successfully. The SSC CPO Exam is most popular exam in aspirants of SSC exam. The Staff Selection Commission will conduct a Computer Based Examination for Recruitment of Sub-Inspector(SI) in Delhi Police & Central Armed Police Forces(CAPFs) and Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI)in CISF from 30 June to 07 July 2017. So candidates who are looking for SSC CPO Syllabus 2017 and Exam Pattern can get it here on this page. The smart and good candidates always aware to know the exam syllabus and exam pattern in advance. The candidates can download SSC CPO Syllabus 2017 Exam and Pattern in pdf format from official website You can also download CPO Syllabus and Exam Pattern in pdf format from here on this page. We are providing a direct link to download this at here.

SSC CPO Exam Pattern 2017

The SSC CPO Examination will be consist of Two Paper as is indicated below:

Paper-1— Written Examination (Objective Multiple Choice Type)
Paper-2— English language & Comprehension(Objective Multiple Choice Type)

Paper-I and Paper-II exam will be based on computer based mode. Both will consist of Objective Type-Multiple choice questions only. Who have qualified in PET/PST and found medically fit only will be allowed to appear in Paper-II. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I and Paper-II.

Final Merit:-Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their performance in Paper-I&Paper-II examination only.

CPO Notification CPO Application Form CPO Eligibility Criteria CPO Admit Card
CPO Result CPO Cut Off Marks CPO Previous Year  Papers

SSC CPO Exam Pattern Paper-I 


No. Of Question Maximum Marks

Time Duration

General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 2 Hours For General Candidates

2 Hours 40 Minutes For Visually Handicapped/Cerebral Palsy Candidates

Quantitative Aptitude 50 50
English Comprehension 50 50
General Knowledge and General Awareness 50 50

SSC CPO Exam Pattern Paper-II


Maximum Question Maximum Marks

Time Duration

English Language and Comprehension 200 200 2 Hours

SSC CPO Exam Pattern PST/PET and Medical Test

Category Of Candidates

Heights (In cms.) Chest ( In cms.)


Male (General) 170 80 85
For candidates Belonging To Hills Area 165 80 85
For candidates Belonging To Scheduled Tribes 162.5 77 82
Female (General) 157 Nil Nil
For candidates Belonging To Hills Area 155 Nil Nil
For candidates Belonging To Scheduled Tribes 154 Nil Nil

Physical Efficiency(Endurance) Test(PET)
For male candidates only
a) 100 meters race in 16 seconds
b) 1.6 Kms race in 6.5 minutes
c) Long Jump : 3.65 metres in 3 chances
d) High Jump : 1.2 metres in 3 chances
e) Shot put (16 Lbs): 4.5 metres in 3 chances

For female candidates only
a) 100 metres race in 18 seconds
b) 800 metres race in 4 minutes
c) Long Jump: 2.7 metres (9 feet) in 3 chances.
d) High Jump : 0.9 metres (3 feet) in 3 chances.

SSC CPO Syllabus 2017 Exam 

The Staff Selection Commission conduct the Combined CPO Exam every year successfully. Now In year 2017 The Staff Selection Commission again will conduct CPO SI 2017 Exam Paper-I&II and PST/PET and Medical Test. As expected according to the SSC official the notification of SSC CPO 2017 for Syllabus and Exam pattern announced in 22 April 2017 at official website You can download SSC CPO 2017 syllabus and  pattern at here from this website in pdf format. Here we are providing SSC CPO syllabus 2017 in advance to all aspirants of SSC CPO 2017.

SSC CPO Syllabus 2017 Exam Paper-I 

Paper-I will be only objective type consist of multiple choice Question. The Questions will be both in English & Hindi. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Paper-I  consist of these Four parts

  1. General Intelligence and Reasoning
  2. English Comprehension
  3. Quantitative Aptitude
  4. General Knowledge and General Awareness

General Intelligence and Reasoning: It include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type reasoning.

  • Analogies
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Space Visualization.
  • Spatial Orientation.
  • Arithmetic Number Series.
  • Non-Verbal Series.
  • Coding and Decoding.
  • Statement Conclusion
  • Problem Solving.
  • Analysis.
  • Judgement.
  • Decision Making.
  • Visual Memory.
  • Analogies.
  • Similarities and Differences.
  • Relationship Concepts.
  • Arithmetical Reasoning.
  • Figural Classification.
  • Discrimination.
  • Observation.
  • Classification.
  • Number and Figural Series.
  • Numerical Operations.
  • Symbolic Operations.
  • Space Orientation and Visualization.
  • Venn Diagrams.
  • Drawing inferences.
  • Punched hole/pattern –folding & un-folding.
  • Indexing.
  • Address matching.
  • Intelligence.
  • Critical thinking.
  • Numerical and Symbolic Operations.
  • Syllogistic reasoning.

Quantitative Aptitude: The Quantitative Aptitude section is designed to test the ability of arithmetic and knowledge of  Numbers and their Computations. Here is the detail syllabus for Quantitative Aptitude.

  • Computation of whole numbers.
  • Decimals.
  • Fractions and relationships between numbers.
  • Discount.
  • Partnership business.
  • Mixture and allegation.
  • Time and distance.
  • Time & work.
  • Percentage.
  • Ratio & proportion.
  • Square roots.
  • Averages.
  • Interest.
  • Profit and loss.
  • Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra & Elementary surds.
  • Triangle and its various kinds of centers
  • Congruence and similarity of triangles.
  • Circle and its chords.
  • Tangents.
  • Angles subtended by chords of a circle.
  • Common tangents to two or more circles.
  • Graphs of linear equations.
  • 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.

English Comprehension

This section tests correct English, basic comprehension and writing ability, etc.

General Awareness: There is no definite syllabus for this section. Anything can be asked from anywhere. But most of the question belongs to History, Polity, Economics, General Science, Current Affairs etc.

  • Science and Technology
  • Indian Constitution
  • Geography
  • Personalities in News
  • History
  • Polity
  • Economy
  • Current events–International, National and Local
  • Sports GK

SSC CPO syllabus 2017 Exam Paper-II 

The Paper-II of SSC CPO  2017 Exam Paper-II have 200 no. of question. Each Question have One marks weightage. The Negative marking is 25% or 0.25 marks for each wrong question. In this Paper the  SSC asked question to test the candidate’s understanding and knowledge of English Language and it will be based on 12th standard level. Here we are Providing topic wise Syllabus :

English Language & Comprehension

  • Error Spotting.
  • Fill In The Blanks.
  • Synonyms.
  • Antonyms.
  • Spelling/Detecting Incorrect/Correct Words.
  • Idioms & Phrases.
  • One Word Substitution.
  • Sentences Improvement.
  • Active/passive voice.
  • Direct/Indirect Narration.
  •  Sentence Parts Arrangement.
  • Sentences  Shuffling in a passage.
  • Cloze Test.
  • Comprehension passage.

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