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Assam Police Recruitment 2021- Eligibility, Admit card, Application Process, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Results

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Dec 14, 2020

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Recruitment for Assam Police is conducted every year by State Level Public Recruitment Board (SLPRB) of Assam. Notifications are yet to be released on its official website and Application form will tentatively be released in June 2021. There is no application fee for the candidates, and any candidate registered with the employment exchange of Assam is eligible to apply. Different posts offered under it are

  • Sub-Inspector
  • Constable
  • Jail Warden, etc.

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Eligibility requirement varies as per the post. In some, Intermediate is enough to apply. While in others, Graduation is the minimum criteria. Experience is not a criteria, but Extra Curricular Activities will be preferred. A merit list is prepared after the written exam. Final selections will be based on other rounds too, including

  • Physical Measurements Test (PMT)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Medical Examination
  • Interview/Document Verification

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Assam Police Highlights

Assam Police Recruitment 2021 Important Highlights

Name of Exam Assam Police Recruitment 2021
Job Type Government Job
Job Category Police Force
Job Location Pan Assam
Expected No. of Vacancies Total: 4500-6000
  • Sub-Inspector: 1600 approximately
  • Constable: 2900 approximately
Notification Date To be Announced
Mode of Application Online
Application Fee
  • General/OBC: ₹300
  • SC/ST: No Application Fee
Official Website
Official Email ID
Contact No. 03612 970059
Assam Police Important Dates

Assam Police Recruitment 2021 Important Dates

Notification for jobs in Assam Police is released every year by the State Level Police Recruitment Board of Assam. Application Form is expected to release in the month of June, 2021. Candidates are advised to keep checking the official dates on its official website.

Publication of Official Notification To be announced
Release of Application Form June 20201 (expected)
Last date of Form Submission To be announced
Last date for Submission To be announced
Assam Police Eligibility

Assam Police Recruitment 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Assam Police recruitment considers many aspects while selecting candidates for its different posts. Extra-Curricular activities are of much importance here. Apart from that, some physical and medical fitness criteria is also there.


  • Candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • Candidates must hold a domicile of Assam.

Academic Eligibility

  • Unarmed Constable: Candidate must be Intermediate passed or equivalent from a recognized Board to apply for the post.
  • Armed Constable: Candidate must have passed Matriculation from a recognized Board or equivalent to apply for the post.
  • Sub-Inspector: Candidate must graduate or have an equivalent degree from a recognized University to apply for the post.

Age Criteria

Candidates for the post of Constable must have a minimum age of 18 Years. Similarly, for the post of Sub-Inspector, the minimum age requirement is 20 Years. Maximum age limit for them is 25 and 24 years respectively.

Post Criteria Limit
Sub-Inspector Minimum Age Limit 20 Years
Maximum Age Limit 24 Years
Constable Minimum Age Limit 18 Years
Maximum Age Limit 25 Years

Age Relaxation

Certain age relaxation is provided to some candidates like those in Home Guards, or the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PWD. Sportspeople also get some age relaxation. Maximum relaxation is 10 Years.

Category Age Relaxation
Home Guards 5 Years
SC/ST 5 Years
OBC 3 Years
PWD 10 Years
SC/ST Sportsperson 10 Years
OBC Sportsperson 8 Years

Physical Measurement Test

Candidates are supposed to have a minimum physical measurement requirement to qualify this round. It is necessary as it forms a crucial part in the fitness of the Police Force of Assam.

Minimum Height Male Female
General/OBC/SC 162.56 cm 154.94 cm
ST 160.02 cm 152.40 cm
Chest (only for Men) Normal Expanded
General/OBC/SC 80cm 85 cm
ST 78 cm 83 cm

Physical Efficiency Test

  • Male Candidates
    • Race: 3.2 km race needs to be completed within 14 minutes.
    • Long Jump: Minimum 335 cm jump needs to be done. 3 attempts will be given, and marks will be allotted as per the longest jump attempt.
  • Female Candidates
    • Race: 1600 meters race needs to be completed within 8 minutes.
    • Long Jump: Minimum 244 cm jump needs to be done. Three attempts will be provided, and marks will be allotted on the basis of the longest jump attempt.

Medical Standard

  • Candidates must possess high colour vision.
  • Varicose Vein is considered temporary disqualification.
  • Candidate must be in good mental and physical health.
  • Candidates must be free from any physical deformities.
  • Candidates must be free from chronic diseases like Diabetes, Respiratory Disease, Piles, Hernia, etc.
  • Distance vision should be at least 6/6 for one eye, and must not be poorer than 6/9 for others without correction.
  • Near Vision must be normal.
Assam Police Application Process

Assam Police 2021 Application Process

Application Form for Assam Police Force recruitment is expected to be released by June 2021 for next year’s cycle. Following steps can be taken by the candidate to fill up the form.

  1. Visit the official Website for Applying.
  2. Download the recruitment notification and read it properly before proceeding to the next step.
  3. Only eligible candidates are allowed, so check your eligibility beforehand.
  4. Click on Online Application Form.
  5. A new screen will open up with the Application Form.
  6. Fill up the form with correct and accurate details.
  7. Upload the scanned documents as required by the form.
  8. Scrutinize your Application form properly before submitting it.
  9. If satisfied, click on the Submit button to submit the form.
  10. Once submitted, you’ll be redirected to the payments page.
  11. Pay the Application Fee, or choose the criteria if you’re eligible for exemption.
    1. General/OBC Candidate: ₹300 application Fee
    2. SC/ST Candidate: No Application Fee
  12. Print a copy of your form and receipt for further communication.

Assam Police Recruitment 2021 Selection Process

To get selected in various posts of Assam Police, a candidate has to make the online application first. Further rounds are based upon this round only. Process for selection is given below in proper order.

  1. Scrutiny of the Application FormTo check whether the candidates are eligible for the post or not. All the eligible candidates are called for further rounds.
  2. Physical Standard Test (PST)Only qualification is necessary. Those who qualify are sent to the next round of Selection process.
  3. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)2 events are conducted here, i.e., Race and Long Jump. Merit List will be generated after the candidate’s score based on his performance.
  4. Written TestIt will be an objective type paper with 100 questions on General Awareness and Current Affairs. Final Merit List is generated after that.
  5. InterviewIt is not a necessity for every post. However, it would be advised for the candidate to be ready for any scope.
Assam Police Exam Pattern

Assam Police Recruitment 2021 Exam Pattern

Written Exam for the Assam Police Recruitment is held at the last stage of the selection process. To appear for this exam, a candidate needs to pass through form scrutiny. He/she has to further appear in the physical measurement and physical fitness test before appearing for the Written Exam. This exam has the following three main features.

  1. Objective type paper with 100 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) carrying 50 marks in total.
  2. For every correct answer, 0.5 marks will be awarded to the candidate.
  3. There is no negative marking for wrong answers.
Assam Police Syllabus

Assam Police Recruitment 2021 Syllabus

A candidate must be aware of the syllabus before appearing for the test. It would be advised if the candidate goes through the syllabus before and prepares according to the necessary demand only. Here is the list of topics covered in the syllabus.

  • History, Geography, Polity, and Economy of Assam:
    • Settlement Geography
    • Soils and Vegetation
    • Political Geography
    • Transport and Trade
    • Geomorphology
  • General Knowledge:
    • Environment
    • Assam – Education, Culture, Agriculture, Trade, Commerce, Social Issues
    • Indian Agriculture, Trade & Commerce
    • Natural Resources
    • Geography – World, India
    • Current Events – National & International
    • Indian Polity
    • Indian History and Assam History, etc.
    • Geomorphology
  • English:
    • Adverb.
    • Antonyms.
    • Vocabulary.
    • Comprehension.
    • Sentence Rearrangement.
    • Synonyms
    • Parts of Speech, etc.
  • Arithmetic:
    • Average
    • Number System
    • Simple Interest
    • Mensuration and Other Related Topics.
    • Discount, etc.
Assam Police Admit Card

Assam Police Recruitment 2021 Admit Card

Admit Card is released on the official website from where candidates can download the admit card for their use. Regarding Admit Cards, a candidate is expected to do the following.

  1. Download the Admit Card from the Official Website.
  2. Once downloaded, check for any kind of discrepancy.
  3. If any discrepancy is found, immediately contact the respective authority for correction.
  4. If satisfied with the details on the Admit Card, take its printout.
  5. Carry it to the examination centre and present it whenever asked.
  6. Candidate will not be entertained at any other centre except the centre mentioned on his/her admit card.

Assam Police Recruitment 2021 Answer Key

To calculate the marks, a candidate desperately looks for an answer key. This answer key is published on the website after the completion of the test. Following details must be noted by the candidate regarding the official answer key of the paper.

  1. Answer Keys for all the papers will be released on the official website after completion of the exam.
  2. Candidates can download this answer key by clicking on the relevant link on the website.
  3. This answer key can be used to verify and estimate the score by the candidate.
Assam Police Results

Assam Police Recruitment 2021 Results

Results are also declared on the official website only. It can be downloaded by entering the Hall Ticket Number. Other details may be asked. Whenever asked so, a candidate is required to provide that detail only. Regarding results, following information must be kept in mind by the Candidates while viewing their results.

  • Results will be declared on the official website of Assam Police.
  • Result will contain the following details
    • Candidate Name
    • Father’s Name
    • Category
    • Caste
    • Date of Birth
    • Marks
    • Paper Name
    • Other relevant details
  • Candidates can download their result by entering their hall ticket number in the space given on the website.
Assam Police FAQs


Ques. What is the official Website for recruitment in Assam Police Force?

Ans. Official Website for recruitment in Assam Police force is Candidates must also note the website for Assam Police, i.e.,

Ques. What are the posts offered in the recruitment for Assam Police?

Ans.: Following posts are offered during the recruitment for Assam Police.

  1. Sub-Inspector
  2. Constable
  3. Jail Warden, etc.

Ques. What are the different processes of Assam Police Recruitment?

Ans.: Candidates have to go through various stages before the final selection. These stages, in proper chronological order are

  1. Application Form Scrutiny
  2. Physical Measurement Test
  3. Physical Efficiency Test
  4. Written Test
  5. Medical Test
  6. Interview (not necessary)

Ques. How many vacancies are expected in the 2021 cycle in Assam Police?

Ans. According to different websites, vacancies can vary between 4500-6000 with the following separation

  • Sub-Inspector: 1600 approximately
  • Constable: 2900 approximately

Ques. Is there any answer key released for the written test?

Ans. Yes. An official answer key is released by the official website after the successful completion of the test. Candidates can download the answer key from there for comparisons and estimation of marks.

Ques. Is there any application fee for the recruitment exam for Assam Police?

Ans. Yes. For General and OBC candidates, an application fee of ₹300 is applicable. However, exemption from application fee is also there for certain categories of candidates. (ST)

Ques. What is the minimum educational qualification eligible for Assam Police Recruitment?

Ans. For unarmed Constable, a candidate must be Intermediate passed from a recognized Board. For Armed Constable, a candidate must have completed his/her Matriculation. And for Sub-Inspector, Candidate must have graduated from a recognized University.

Ques. Is there any preference for citizens of Assam in recruitment?

Ans. Yes, in fact, a candidate needs to have a domicile of Assam to apply for several posts.

Ques. Are there any marks for the Physical Measurement Test?

Ans. No. The Physical Measurement Test is just for qualification purposes. All you need is to have a minimum requirement. However, the Physical Efficiency Test is for marking purposes and your performance can enhance it for the final Written Test.

Ques. How can we contact the authorities for any discrepancy or any other purpose?

Ans. To contact the designated authorities, you can use the following details.

Official Address Assam Police Housing Corporation Limited Rehabari, Guwahati, Assam 781008
Contact No. 03612 970059
Email ID
Official Website
Official Assam Police Website

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.


sandesh kumar
I am born in Assam but no longer live there. Will be able to apply the Exam?
kavita rani

Hi Sandesh. Yes, you can apply. Only the Indian citizens are allowed to give this exam. Candidate’s minimum age must be at least 21 years while no one older than 38 years of age will be considered for the exam.
Further details related to the exam and other eligibility criteria are mentioned here.

dipshikha borah
How can I apply assam police recruitment
abdul nazir

Hi Dipshikha, The exam is conducted annually by SLPRB of Assam for which the notification will be released on the official website tentatively in June 2021. You need to register in online mode. There is no fee for registration and those who are registered with Assam employment exchange. To know more details visit Assam Police Recruitment 2021.

Is my NCC certificate valuable for Assam Police 2021 Exam?
kavita rani

Hi Nitika. The Central Government decided to give additional bonus marks to the NCC certificate holders in the direct recruitment examinations.
Further details related to the exam are mentioned here.

utkarsha khatri
What are the best books to prepare for Assam Police 2021 Exam?
kavita rani

Hi Utkarsha. Some of the best books include Advance General English by H.S Bhatia, Compendium General English by B.B Jain, General English Grammar by Ramphal Nain, etc.
Check out details related to the exam here.

puja sao
Is there any relaxaton in height and weight for OBC NCL candidates?
kavita rani

Hi Puja. Candidates belonging to OBC category will be age relaxation by 3 Years, while candidates belonging to PWD will be 10 Years age relaxation.
Check out details related to age relaxation here.

When will the Assam Police Recruitment 2021 notification be released?
kavita rani

Hi Riyaz. Assam Police SI exam in 2020 was conducted on November 22, 2020. Assam Police Recruitment exam for the year 2021 is expected to be held in June 2021.
Check out details related to the exam here.