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Delhi Police Constable Eligibility 2021

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Nov 17, 2020

Delhi Police Recruitment Board, also known as DPRB, is responsible for organizing everything for Delhi Police, including the recruitment. It recruits candidates for posts like Sun-Inspector, Assistant Sub-Inspector, and Constables. The average pay scale of these vacancies is between INR 25,000 and INR 81,000. There are three exams conducted to select the candidates- Written Exam, Physical Endurance Test and Medical Test. The recruitment exams for the 2020 vacancy is in December 2020. The board will soon release the notification for 2021 vacancies and exams. The details about the applying process, syllabus and all the other important information are on the official website. The application process is online and the applicants can download the form from the official website.

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DP Highlights

Highlights of Delhi Police Constable

Name of Exam Delhi Police Constable Recruitment 2020
The conducting Body The Staff Selection Commission
Post Constable (Executive) (Male & Female)
Vacancies 5846 Vacancies
Exam Level National
Job Location Delhi
PayScale INR 21700 - 69100/-
Application Mode Online
Application Fees
  • Unreserved - INR 100/-
  • SC/ST/PWD/Women - No Fee
Exam Mode Online
Negative Marking 0.25 marks
Exam Medium Hindi & English
Selection Process
  1. Online Written Test
  2. Physical Endurance Test
  3. Physical Measurement Test
  4. Medical Examination
Official Website https://www.delhipolice.nic.in/
Website To Apply Online ssc.nic.in
DP Vacancy

Delhi Police Constable Vacancy Recruitment 2021- Important Dates

Event Date
Notification release Not yet updated
Beginning of Online Application Not yet updated
End of Online Application Not yet updated
Online publication of Admit Card Not yet updated
Online Screening Exam Date Not yet updated
Written Exam Date Not yet updated
Result of Written Exam Not yet updated
Physical Endurance Test Date Not yet updated
Medical Test Date Not yet updated
DP Eligibility

Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for the exam, the aspirants must make sure that they are eligible in all the criteria. The selection for this exam is based not only on educational and knowledgeable factors but also on physical factors. Thus, aspiring people have to work on both their minds and bodies.

Age

The minimum age limit for all the candidates is 18 years. However, the upper age limit varies according to the category based on state laws.

Category Upper Age-Limit
General 25 years
SC/ST 30 years
OBC 28 years
Departmental Candidate of Delhi Police (SC/ST) 45 years
Departmental Candidate of Delhi Police (OBC) 43 years
Departmental Candidate of Delhi Police (UR) 40 years
Sons and daughters of serving retired, or deceased Delhi Police personnel/ Multi-tasking Staff of Delhi Police 29 years
Widows/Divorced Women/Women judicially separated/Unmarried Women 30 years
Sportsmen/Sportswomen (Representing or represented a State at the National Level) 30 years

Educational Qualification

All the candidates must have at least passed higher secondary, or an equivalent from a government recognized board or institution. However, there is an exception for certain candidates. They are:

  • Bandsmen, buglers, mounted constables, drivers, dispatch riders, and other personnel of Delhi Police only that have passed class 11 are eligible.
  • Sons and daughters of serving, deceased, or retired police personnel of Delhi Police, including the multi-tasking staff, are also eligible if they have cleared their class 11.

Physical Requirements:

For Male Aspirants:

Categories Minimum Height Minimum Chest (Unexpanded) Minimum Chest (Expanded) with a minimum expansion of 4 cm.
General Male Candidates 170 cm 81 cm 85 cm
Residents of Hill areas (Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gurkhas, Dogras, Marathas) 165 cm 76 cm 80 cm
Candidates belonging to states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, and Leh and Ladakh 165 cm 76 cm 80 cm
ST Candidates 165 cm 76cm 80 cm
Sons of serving, deceased, or retired police personnel of Delhi Police, including the multi-tasking staff 165 cm 76cm 80 cm

For Female Aspirants:

Categories Minimum Height
General Female Candidates 157 cm
Residents of Hill areas (Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gurkhas, Dogras, Marathas) 155 cm
Candidates belonging to states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, and Leh and Ladakh 155 cm
ST/SC Candidates 155 cm
Daughters of serving, deceased, or retired police personnel of Delhi Police, including the multi-tasking staff 152 cm

Physical Endurance Test: 1600 meter race

For male & Female Candidates

Age Time (Male) Time (Female)
Up to 30 years 6 minutes 8 minutes
Between 30 and 40 years 7 minutes 9 minutes
Above 40 years 8 minutes 10 minutes

Long Jump

For Male & Female Candidates

Age Distance (Male) Distance (Female)
Up to 30 years 14 feet 10 feet
Between 30 and 40 years 13 feet 9 feet
Above 40 years 12 feet 8 feet

High Jump

For Male & Female Candidates

Age Height (Male) Height (Female)
Up to 30 years 3’9” 3 feet
Between 30 and 40 years 3’6” 2’9”
Above 40 years 3’3” 2’6”

Other requirements:

  • All the candidates must possess a valid driving license (motorcycle or car) for LMV for the posts of Male Constables (Exe.) under Delhi Police.
  • Any candidate applying for the relaxation through the reservation must have the supporting and adequate certificate proving the claimed criteria during the Physical Measurement Test.
DP Application Process

Application Fees

Category Fee
SC/ST/PWD Nil
Female Candidates Nil
Other Category 100

The written exam is the first qualifier. Candidates passing the written exam get to the Physical Endurance Test. The students clearing the Physical Endurance Test get eligible for physical and medical tests.

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

Comments


5 Comments
N
nishu
What is the minimum age required for Delhi Police Recruitment 2021?
K
kavita rani

Hi Nishu. The Age Limit to apply for Delhi Police Constable Recruitment exam is 18 to 25 years. However, candidates belonging to SC/ST category get some age relaxation. Candidates belonging to SC/ST category can apply till 30 years.
Detailed eligibility criteria is mentioned here.
 

N
nishu
What is the age limit for Delhi Police?
K
kavita rani

Hi Nishu. Candidates must be aged between 18-25 years as on 01-07-2020. Candidates must not have been born earlier than 02-07-1995 and later than 01-07-2002.
Further details are mentioned here.
 

S
sameer
Is any sort of tattoo allowed for the exam?
S
sunny pandey
what is the age limit for delhi police?
K
kavita rani

Hi Sunny. The minimum and the maximum age limit for all the candidates is 18 and 21 years. However, the upper age limit varies defers based on the category on state laws. Refer here to check other details.
 

S
sunny pandey
how much height required for delhi police?
K
kavita rani

Hi Sunny. The minimum height required is 170 centimeters. Other details are mentioned here.