UP Police Constable Recruitment 2017
UP Police Constable Recruitment 2017 has Been Announced.With almost 1.25 lakh posts lying vacant in the Uttar Pradesh Police Department, the Supreme Court has given an ultimatum to the state to fill all those positions at the earliest. Under the able guidance of the new Chief Minister, Shri Yogi Adityanath, UP is looking forward to recruiting some able police officers across the state in various designations.
As a part of this process, UP Police is expected to recruit around 30000 candidates for the post of Constable across the state. Although the official notification for the same is yet to be released, the Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board is expected to announce these vacancies by the end of August.
There is also a possibility of around 3320 vacancies being announced for the post of Daroga or Sub-Inspector. It is indeed a brilliant opportunity for all those ambitious men and women out there who have always dreamt of wearing that prestigious uniform and serving the society. So, keep checking out this space for more information and getting the latest updates! UP Police Recruitment 2017
UP Police Recruitment Important Dates:
Although the exact dates have not been declared, the Government has announced the tentative schedule for the application process, declaration of result and final posting.
- Release of Final Notification and Commencement of Application Process: August 2017
- Last Day to Fill Application Form: September 2017
- Declaration of Result: June 2018
- Commencement of Training: October 2018
- Posting: September 2019
Application Process for UP Police Constable Recruitment 2017:
Only online applications shall be accepted for the recruitment process of UP Police. Applicants have to visit the website of Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board (prpb.gov.in) for the submission of the online application. Details regarding fee payment shall also be available on the website.
UP Police Constable Recruitment 2017 Examination Fees:
Candidates have to pay an application fee of Rs 200 along with the application form. The fee amount has to be paid online through debit card/credit card/internet banking mode.
UP Police Constable Recruitment 2017 Age Limit:
|General||18 – 22 years||18 – 25 years|
|SC / ST / OBC||18 – 27 years||18 – 30 years|
The applicant should have passed 10th and 12th standard from a recognized board/institution.
Candidates shall be eligible for a salary of Rs 5,200 to 20,200 per month with a grade pay of Rs 2,000.
The selection process for the UP Police Recruitment, 2017 has been modified from the previous year. Earlier, applicants were scored on the basis of their 10th result (maximum 100 marks), the 12th result (maximum 200 marks) and a physical examination (maximum 200 marks). However, the new process states that the following steps shall be followed for recruitment:
- Written Examination
- Physical Efficiency Test – As a part of the new process, male candidates shall have to complete a run of 4.8 km in 25 minutes and female candidates shall have to complete a run of 2.4 km in 14 minutes.
- Medical Test – The applicant shall be expected to get all his vital medical statistics checked through a government registered medical practitioner and be declared medically fit to participate in all activities.
- Document Verification
- Preparation of Final Merit List
Syllabus / Pattern for Written Examination:
Since the written examination is one of the most important steps of the entire recruitment process, we bring to you a brief snapshot of the syllabus to be followed:
|General Knowledge & Current Affairs (History; Economics; Indian Constitution; Sports; Literature; Education, Culture, Social Customs and General Administration System of UP; Environmental Studies etc.)||150|
The written examination shall be in a multiple choice question format with negative marking of 0.25 per the wrong answer. The minimum qualifying marks are yet to be announced.
Do not miss out on this chance of entering one of the most prestigious organizations of the country. Put on your thinking caps, grab your running shoes and get set for the selection process!