Delhi Police Exam

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The SSC ( Staff Selection Board) conducts an exam to recruit Police Constables to work for Delhi Police. The roles require functional knowledge and physical standards. The examination structure is designed to select the most competent officers for its ranks.

Exam Conducting Authority(SSC) Staff Selection Commission
Name of the PostDelhi Police Constable Exam 
Application Dates2nd March- 31st March 2023
Total VacanciesTo be announced
Selection ProcessCBE, PST/PET, DME/RME (Expected)
Exam ModeOnline
Admit Card Release DateTo be announced
Exam Date April-May 2023

Eligibility Criteria for Delhi Police Constable Exam 2023

The educational requirements for constable:

  • Passed 10+2 (Senior Secondary) exam from a recognized school or university.
  • There is a relaxation of the 11th pass only for band members, buglers, mounted constables, drivers, dispatch riders, etc. of the Delhi Police, as well as the sons and daughters of active, deceased, and retired police personnel.
  • To be eligible for PE&MT, Male Candidates must possess a valid Driving License for an LMV (Motorcycle/Car).
  • A learner’s license cannot be accepted.

Also Read: SSB Exam 2022

Age Limit

As per the last recruitment, candidates applying for this recruitment must be at least 21 years old as of 1st July 2020. Below you’ll find the minimum and maximum age requirements for Delhi Police Constable Recruitment.

Age Limit Criteria
Minimum Age18 years
Maximum Age25 years

Age Relaxation

Given below is the age relaxation provided for the Delhi Police Constable. Let’s have a look:

CategoryAge Relaxation
Member of a Scheduled Caste or a Scheduled Tribe.5 Years
Member of OBCs (other than those in the creamy layer).3 Years
Ex-Servicemen (Unreserved/General)03 years after deduction of the Military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date.
Ex-Servicemen (OBC)06 years (3 years + 3 years) after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date
Ex-Servicemen (SC)08 years (3 years + 5 years) after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date.
Ex-Servicemen (ST)08 years (3 years + 5 years) after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date.
Departmental candidate of Delhi Police(UR)Up to 40 years of age.
Departmental candidate of Delhi Police(OBC)Upto 343 years of age.
Departmental candidate of Delhi Police(SC/ ST)Upto 45 years of age
Children of Delhi Police Personnel/Multi-Tasking Staff who are currently on the job, have retired, or have passed away.Upto 29 years of age
Sportspersons of merit who have competed for their country or a state at the national or international level in the three years prior to the deadline for submission of online applications5 years
Sportspersons of distinction who have competed at the national or international levels for their country or state in the 3 years prior to the closing date for online applications (SC/ST)10 years
Women who are widows, divorced, or who have been legally separated but have not remarried.5 years
Children of serving, deceased, or retired police officers as well as Multi Tasking Staff (formerly known as group “D” employees) of the Delhi Police.Upto 25 years of age
Women who are widows, divorced, or who have been legally separated but have not remarried.Up to 30 years of age

Physical Standard

Candidates applying for this exam must have the given physical standards to qualify for the exam.

MaleHeight Chest
170 CMS for General Category81 cm (unexpanded) to 85 cm (expanded) after 4 cm of expansion (Minimum)
5 CMS are available for candidates who are from the North Eastern regions of India, the Kashmir and Leh Ladakh regions of J&K, the ST Category, and ExSM.When taking the physical measurement test, candidates who want this relaxation must provide a certificate stating as much from the DC, DM, SDM, or Tehsildar of their domicile.People of hilly regions, ST candidates, and
ExSM receives 5 cms.
FemaleHeight Chest
157 CMS for General Category
2 cms for applicants from the states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Leh, and Ladakh as well as Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, and Marathas who live in hilly regions. For SC/ST candidates, 2 cms. Daughters of active Delhi Police officers, retired Delhi Police personnel, or deceased Delhi Police Multi-Tasking Staff are eligible for 5 cms.

Physical Endurance Test

CategoryAgeRace 1600 MetersLong JumpHigh Jump
MaleUp to 30 Years6 Minutes14 Feet3’9”
Above 3- to 40 Years7 Minutes13 Feet3’6”
Above 40 Years8 Minutes12 Feet3’3”
FemaleAgeRace 1600 MetresLong JumpHigh Jump
Upto 30 Years8 Minutes10 Feet03
Above 30 – to 40 Years9 Minutes09 Feet2’9”
Above 40 Years10 Minutes08 Feet22’6”

Essential Requirements

The applicants must possess a permanent driving licence for either two or four wheels. The right has to be updated and renewed. Learners’ permits won’t be accepted.

Important Dates 2023 Delhi Police Constable

The key dates for Delhi Police Constable Exam 2023 are listed in the table below. The online application process is expected to begin in 2023. The exam dates have yet to be notified.

Delhi Police Notification Release Date September 2023 
Online Registration Starts FromTo Be Notified
Online Registration Ends OnTo Be Notified
Last Date for Online Fee Payment To Be Notified
Delhi Police Admit Card 2023 To Be Notified
Delhi Police Constable Exam Date 2023 14th, 16th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 28th, 29th and 30th November, 2023. 1st, 4th and 5th December, 2023. 
Delhi Police Constable Answer KeyTo Be Notified
Delhi Police Constable ResultTo Be Notified
PE and MT Dates To Be Notified
Delhi Police Constable Final Result To Be Notified

How to Apply for the 2023 Delhi Police Constable Exam? 

Candidates appearing for the post of Delhi Police must fill out their application forms before the last date mentioned by the officials which is 31st March 2023. It is essential for the candidates to understand how to apply for the post by following some simple steps mentioned below:

  • Navigate to the official website 
  • To save time in the future, register yourself and make a note of the Registration Number and Password.
  • You will be directed to the Application Form once you have registered.
  • Choose the posts you want to apply for.
  • It is very crucial that you enter your educational and personal details accurately.
  • Upload your scanned photograph and signature.
  • Take a printout of the form.
  • Submit the application form.
  • Select ‘Proceed to Payment’.
  • Pay the application fee.
  • You can also apply on the Delhi Police’s official website.
  • You can apply online for MTS in Delhi Police by clicking on “Recruitment” at the top of the page.
  • Tick the box at the bottom saying ‘Confirm’.

* Please note that the link will appear once the application process has begun.

Syllabus for Delhi Police Exam 2023

Following is the Syllabus for Delhi Police Exam 2023:

  1. Reasoning
  2. General Knowledge/ Current Affairs
  3. Numerical Ability
  4. Computer Awareness

Delhi Police Exam Pattern 2023

There will be an announcement soon about the selection process for Delhi Police Constable Recruitment 2023. According to last year’s notification, the syllabus consists of the following –

  • A computer-based exam that measures how well the student knows the basics of computers. Topics like MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, MS Word, etc.. are asked.
  • Test of Physical Measurement and Endurance – The purpose of this test is to determine the fitness level of the candidates.
  • Candidates must pass a medical test with the Delhi Police’s standard medical statistics.
  • The final step is the verification of documents for candidates who have cleared all of the above rounds.

Computer-Based Testing

  • This test will be objective and OMR-based.
  • The exam will be at the 12th standard or grade level.
  • The test will be bilingual (English & Hindi).
S.NoTests/ExaminationMaximum Marks
1.Computer-Based Examination100 Marks
2.Physical Endurance And Measurement TestQualifying

Exam Pattern 

SubjectMaximum markNumber of Questions
General Awareness5050
Reasoning ability2525
Quantitative Aptitude1515
Computer basics2525
  • The duration of the exam is 1 hour 30 minutes.
  • The paper is objective type.
  • 1 mark for every correct answer.
  • Minus 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.

Are There Any Incentives for NCC Certificate Holders?

Those who hold an NCC Certificate will be eligible for specific incentives. Incentives will be distributed on the following scales to holders of an “NCC Certificate”:

NCC ‘C’Certificate 5% of the highest possible scores in the examination
NCC ‘B’Certificate 3% of the maximum examination marks
NCC ‘A’Certificate 2% of the maximum examination marks

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