CRPF Physical Test Details 2017-18 – PST Schedule, Selection Process

Recently Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) issued recruitment for constable, head constable, ASI (Steno) vacancies under which physical test is a major element of the selection process. CRPF will be conducting PST for eligible candidates in the year 2016.

There is no race or high jump or any other physical event in this test, the candidate just need to be having the required physical standards up like chest, height to the mark.

Required Physical Standards:

CandidateHeightChest (Male only)
General cat. candidateMale  – 170 Cms
Female- 157 Cms
Un-expended 80 Cms
Candidates falling in the categories of
Garhwalis,  Kumaonis,  Dogras,
Marathas  and  candidates  belonging
to  the  states  of  Assam,  Himachal
Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir.
Male  – 165 Cms
Female- 155 Cms
Un-expended 78 Cms
Candidates  hailing  from  the  North
Eastern States of Arunachal Pradesh,
Manipur,  Meghalaya,  Mizoram,
Nagaland,  Sikkim  &  Tripura  and
Candidates  hailing  from  Gorkha
Territorial  Administration  (GTA)
comprising of the three Sub-Divisions
of  Darjeeling  District  namely
Darjeeling,  Kalimpong  and  Kurseong
and  includes  the  following  “Mouzas”
Sub-Division of these districts :
(1)  Lohagarh  Tea  Garden  (2)
Lohagarh  Forest  (3)  Rangmohan  (4)
Barachenga  (5)  Panighata  (6)  Chota
Adalpur  (7)  Paharu  (8)  Sukna  Forest
(9)  Sukna  Part-I  (10)  Pantapati
Forest-I  (11)  Mahanadi  Forest  (12)
Champasari Forest (13) Salbari Chhat
Part-II (14) Sitong Forest (15) Sivoke
Hill  Forest  (16)  Sivoke  Forest  (17)
Chhota Chenga (18) Nipania
Male  – 162.5 Cms
Female- 152.5 Cms
Un-expended 77 Cms
All  candidates  belonging  to Scheduled TribesMale- 162.5 Cms
Female- 150 Cms
Un-expended 76 cms
All  candidates  belonging  to
Scheduled  Tribes  hailing  from  the
North  Eastern  States  of  Arunachal
Pradesh,  Manipur,  Meghalaya,
Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim & Tripura
and  Left  Wing  Extremism  affected
Male- 160 Cms
Female- 147.5 Cms
Un-expended 76 cms
CRPF Central Reserve Police Force
Central Reserve Police Force

Note:- Minimum chest expansion for all categories is 5 CMS. Those Candidates who want to avail relaxation in Height or Chest Measurement as listed above can  submit their Certificates in Annexure-D.

Important Instructions regarding CRPF Medical Test & Physical Test 2017

  • The candidate who doesn’t attend to refuse to participate in the medical test will be rejected for the recruitment.
  • Urine test to check the pregnancy will be obviously conducted for female candidates.
  • At some stages of medical checkup process, male candidates may be tested in nude.
  • Chest measurement is not required for female candidates but it is expected to have well-developed breasts as notified in the official advertisement.
  • The aspirant must not have varicose vein or squint in eyes, flat foot or knock knee.

What is Knock-Knee or Flat Foot, Squint in Eyes and Varicose Vein?

  • Knock-knee or flat foot is also known as Genu valgum. Check This Link for More Details on it.
  • Varicose Vein (मकड़ी नस) means A vein that has enlarged and twisted which is clearly visible on your skin (See Examples).
  • Squint in eyes means eyes are not straight which is also called भेंगापन. (See Examples).

Details about Tattoo on the candidate’s body

  • Location of tattoo must be left arm only as it’s non-saluting hand. The Tattoo should be allowed only if it is on the inner aspect of the forearm (kohni). It is not allowed on the dorsum of hands.
  • The Size of tattoo must be less than ¼ of the particular part such as Elbow or Hand.
  • If there is any scar mark due to tattoo removal then the candidate will be allowed to participate in the test as long as it doesn’t hurt the physical performance of the candidate.
  • Instructions on tattoo marks are applicable at the time of recruitment only.

That all we have to cover regarding CRPF Physical test & Medical test 2017-18. If you don’t understand any of the above-listed points then comment below so that we can make you understand it in your own language. CRPF Physical Test Dates / Schedule is not yet out. We will update the post once the time table is available for the CRPF constable PST.

CRPF Selection Scheme 2017 – ASI, Head Constable, Constable Posts

(1) First Phase

(a) Physical Standard Test (PST)/ Scrutiny of the original Documents.

(2) Second Phase

(a) Written test.
(b) Skill Test (i.e. Typing Speed Test or Steno test).
(c) Medical checkup.

CRPF Written Exam Details:

This objective type test to be conducted for 225 Marks. It will be having the objective type questions only. There is no mention of negative marking in the official notice, kindly confirm it from the official resources.

The written examination to be conducted for 2:30 Hour (150 Minutes) as per the following pattern:

Part I
Section A Hindi/English Language50
Section B General Intelligence50
Section C Numerical Aptitude50
Section D Clerical Aptitude50
Part II
Essay, Letter writing25
  1. There is no sectional cut off for this examination.
  2. Candidate can answer Part-II in Hindi or English language as per his/her preference. The paper shall be available in both of the languages.

The aggregate qualifying marks in Part-I of the written test are categorized as per following:

  • General category candidates: 40% (80 Marks out of 200)
  • SC/ST/OBC candidates: 35% (70 Marks out of 200)

CRPF Skill Test for Head Constables: English Typing is required with the minimum speed of 35 words per minute on the computer. OR Hindi Typing with the minimum speed of 30 words per minute on computer.

35 words per minute in English and 30 words per minute in Hindi corresponding to 10500 key depressions per hour in English 9000 key depressions per hour in Hindi with average of 5 key depression for each word on computer.

CRPF Skill Test for ASI (Steno) Vacancies: The Skill Test shall take place on the computer in which candidate need to qualify with the following standards:

  • Dictation of 10 Minutes at 80 words per minute is required.
  • Transcription Time: 50 Minutes in English or 65 Minutes in Hindi.
Write Your Comment


  1. Ritu

    Sir crpf asi steno me pregnancy se koi problem ho skate hai medical me tell me

  2. Shalini gautam

    Sir can i show soft copy of my pst admit card

  3. Vivek

    I have hernia. Will I be disqualified??

  4. Kishore

    Sir I don’t know stenogrphy but I have typing speed of 40wpm, am I eligible for the post of asi steno , I’m waiting for your reply please sir


      hello buddy they have mentioned that the test will in computer only right they what is your confusion. yes, you are eligible.

      • Ameeta

        So why they have mentioned steno @ 80wpm, it is a steno based post sir in which you have to write dictation of 800 words in 10 minute in srenography and then you have to transcript it in 50 minute on computer.

    • kabita

      hi sir i dont know how to type in steno key board but i type in computer keyboard so let me knw i elegable for steno test .and pls tell me without stenography iam not perfact for asi (crpf)

    • Akshay

      Yes u can apply

  5. Sunita

    I have got my boyfriend name tattooed on right hand (small size). Am i eligible for pst crpf steno?



    • Nilanjan

      no there it is mentioned that tattoo must be on your left hand only

  6. Vishal Kashyap

    I am using spectacles. Is there any problem with that in CRPF ASI STENO


      Using specacles is not the problem, concern the doctor with respect to your eye sight. that should be 6/6, 6/9,6/12 other wise will not be considered

  7. Rahul singh

    Jai hind..
    I m a kumaouni ..but I live in haryana since my childhood .my height is about 165cm..which is okk if I m counted as a kumaouni ..sir what documents I need to show that I m kumaouni…???? Plz help sir..


      enquire in you tehsildar office. for the particular certrificate, also check the CRPF notification


    Sir, myself Shukchand Ali, I have submitted the application for the post of ASI Steno and
    fees is paid by debit card, but i need to know why the application will not be downloaded. And also a measege showed on the secrene as you are not authorised candidate. so i want to know abt it, plz reply

  9. ravikumar

    I can type with 80 WPM, is that there any point that we should also know transcription
    Skill test is based on Typing speed or transcription speed ? Please let me know sir

  10. suraj kandari

    What is the running required in this post ?
    I have done 12th from CBSE board physics chemistry maths and also I am diploma hilder in mechanical automobile engineering.
    And I am 20 years old and my typing skills are quite good both in english and hindi as ur requirements
    So is there any scope for me in this post
    I have not prepare for running yet so that’s why I am asking about how much kilometre/minute needed there.

  11. siva

    I have a tatoo on right hand and it is at the place of below the elbow.

  12. Aashi

    I have tattoo on right hand of my name. SiZe less than 1/4 of an inch.
    Jaha shirt k cuff bnd hote h uss area pr..
    Am i eligible for crpf steno exam?



  14. Chandan

    Sir mere right hand pe tattoo hai ..I am eligible for physical exam . please reply urgent because my physical date is 11april


    sir,candidates with spects are eligible or not?

  16. ananthiraja

    Sir,i am pregnant during the time I applied for the post of assistant sub inspector(steno)…if there any possible to selected the physical standard test

    • Deepak

      You have to wait for next time ok sorry

  17. Harshita kushwaha

    Respected sir…

    If I am national player and I wear spects……so their will no selection for me….. Plz tell sir I am a science student…..

    • sachin kahar ASI CRPF

      yes harsh u can apply but u have to check up your eyes once with doctor if u don’t u will face some critical result on ground

  18. Sreekanth T

    I have a doubt about the selection processes for ASI in CRPF.Is there any physical selection like pushups, chinnig etc like the army selection as the physical assurance

    • g krishna nayak

      No only height measurement and original certificate verification

  19. Naik Azad

    what is varicose vein squint in eyes and knock knee

    • ResultWay Team

      knock-knee is also known as Genu valgum. Check This Link for More Details on it.
      Varicose Vein (मकड़ी नस) means A vein that has enlarged and twisted which is clearly visible on your skin (See Example).
      Squint in eyes means eyes are not straight which is also called भेंगापन. (See Example)

  20. lakshman

    Sir I have flat foot eligible for Crpf



  22. Golmei

    Hi I have cleared the written exam and m waiting for typing test. Is there any lenient for ST for 26wpm and my right eye power is -2.00 and my left eye is -1.00 am I eligible for medical


    Please share the vision for ministerial head constable (ministerial) 2016. because i am wearing glasses. Please tell me i m eligible or not for medical exam please

  24. sadhna

    Please share the vision for ministerial head constable (ministrial) 2016. actually i am wearing glasses. Please tell i m eligible or not for medical exam of the same.

    • khan

      Yes you are eligible

  25. Leena Netam

    sir what is the meaning of knock knees. and how to remove that problem if it is there.

  26. Rajendra tiwari

    my eye power is -1. 25. and all is perfect… what can i do sir for Indian army or crpf. h173. w58. g. k 68%marks in bse exam.. sir plz help me…


    Sir suppose i score 95 marks in the format (22+33+7+33). is it ok to clear the written exam or i have to score in aggregate for all the subjects?

  28. Aadil.shaikh

    Hllow sir … jai.hind …

    Sir hm 4 bnde h jo army k tyare kr rhe h
    (1) ki hight 174 … wjen 65kg . h
    (2) ki 172 h … wjen 62kg . h
    (3) ki 169 h … wjen 47 kg . h
    (4) ki 167 h … wjen 50kg . h to sir kya h GD k liye fit h … plizz sir anwser … dijiyega hm log army wale ki bhut ijjat krte h or desh sewa krna chahte h sir …… Jai hind …

    • letuenant Vikram Patel

      First of all your age is between 17 to 23 so you can attend our Indian Army direct recruitment rallies bharti.for more details visit the official site.

    • Rajesh

      3 no vale ka wait km h or 167 hight bi km h km se km 170 ki to honi chiye OK jai hind jai Bharat

    • khan


    • lund

      Yes ap bilkul fit h ap select ho skte ho
      Jai hind

  29. Antony Xavier W

    I Am xavier From Chennai

    My Height is 168 Cm Only

    But, I Want Join The CRPF

    This is My Dream, Sir (OR) Mam

    Sir, Do You Have Any Height Relaxation For OBC Candidates?

  30. Ashish Tripathi

    लिखित परीक्षा केबाद टाइपिंग के लिए कितने दिन का समय मिलेगा


      लिखित परीक्षा केबाद टाइपिंग के लिए कितने दिन का समय मिलेगा

  31. karan

    Sir Maine application form me Hindi typing choose kiya hai jis din Mara typing test hoga me crpf officer ko bol k change kar sakta hu ya nahi. Please bato sir



  32. Nitesh Thakur

    which documents we required????
    or i don’t have computer course certificate but i am bsc it computer knowledge background will be ok!!

  33. rakesh barkhe

    sir written exam typing and madical exam held on only one days 23/10/16 plzz tell me

  34. priya

    Is there Negative marking in written exam ..??

    • Abhijitkumar

      Dear sir

      I am Abhijit kumar

      Crpf me join hone ke lia kitna running chahiy
      Wight or long jump hight jump sir pura details
      me hamko janna hai
      please reply sir

      • khan

        1600 m tuning 9 f long jump high jump nahi rahta

    • Sunil jnewa

      Negtive marking nahi hoti but typing speed honi chaye 150 marks written me hone chaye gen and obc caste me

    • Dishant

      No negative marking in this exam . There is no connection of mine in this force but I crossed this exam that’s why I know it .

  35. Rahul

    Only typing test is a major obstacle so prepare yrself fr typing a lot of vacancies r in crpf

  36. karambir singh

    sir orginal docoments pst time laker aane jaruri hh ya photo copy se bii ho jayegi

    • khan

      SB lane hoge

      • deepak

        Sir cisf steno me kitni race chahiye and time sir

    • ankush

      original document is required .necessary

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