Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) is going to conduct examination for the recruitment of Constable (Male & Female) and Sub-Inspector in Haryana Police. The candidates who have applied successfully for the exam will face the Written exam(Knowledge test) first. The exam dates will be held separately for each post. You can check the official website of Haryana Police Recruitment Exam 2020 i.e. hssc.gov.in. All the latest updates of Haryana Police have been delayed considering the distress and unrestness caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The first step of the selection process is the Knowledge Test or Written Test. The Written test is followed by the Physical Screening Test (PST) and Physical Measurement Test(PMT). The written test of this exam will be offline.
A candidate has to require the exam pattern of Haryana Police Recruitment exam so that he/she can start the preparation according to the subjects and the pattern of marks of each and every topic is given. The Haryana Police Constable Written Test Pattern is easily accessible for every candidate. Here is the Exam Pattern of the Knowledge Test:
For Better understanding, we are presenting the exam Pattern in tabular format:
|Question Type||Subjects||Number of Qs||Marks||Duration|
|Multiple Choice objective Type Question.||General Studies & Current Affairs, Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Computer||100||80||90 Minutes or 1 hour 30 Minutes.|
In the following Tabular, after analysing the previous year’s papers, the approximate number of questions asked from each subject are given below:
|Numerical Ability||15 - 20 questions|
|General Reasoning and Mental Aptitude||25 - 33 Questions|
|Current Affairs||5-7 Questions|
|General Awareness||7-9 Questions|
|Computer Knowledge||10 - 15Questions|
|Animal Husbandry||5-7 Questions|
|General Studies||15-17 Questions|
Candidates who belong to dependents of Ex-servicemen and dependent of Freedom Fighter categories are required to qualify in Physical Screening Test with similar standard to the candidates who belong to the other categories such as General, OBC-A, BC-B, SC etc.
Candidates qualifying the knowledge test, equal to 7 times the number of vacancies will appear for the physical screening test which is only qualifying in nature. It would judge the physical fitness and endurance of candidates. Here is a chart that shows the exact distance the candidates are required to cross in a given duration of time:
|Candidate||Race distance||Qualifying Time|
|Male||2.5 Kilometer||12 Minutes|
|Female||1.0 Kilometer||06 Minutes|
|Ex-Serviceman||1.0 Kilometer||05 Minutes|
The candidates who qualify the physical screening test (PST) of Haryana Police Recruitment exam shall undergo Physical Measurement Test Pattern (PMT). They will be required to fulfil the criteria as given below:
|General||170 cm||83 cm||87 cm||158 cm|
|Reserved||168 cm||81 cm||85 cm||156 cm|
Note: Physical Measurement Test is of qualifying in nature.
To prepare for Haryana Police Recruitment Exam, candidates need to know the detailed subject-wise syllabus. The syllabus is presented in a student-friendly manner, mentioned below:
|General Studies||General Knowledge, Polity, History, Geography, Economy, Administration, Art & Culture, Daily science, Sports, other relevant fields, General Science, Current events of national and international, History of India and Indian National Movement, Indian and World Geography, Indian Culture and Indian Economy, Haryana economy and people, Social, economic and cultural institutions and language of Haryana|
|Reasoning Ability and Mental Aptitude||Alphabets Puzzles, Analogies, Classification, Arithmetic and Alphabet Series, Coding-Decoding, Direction Test, Blood Relation, Symbol and Notation, Sentence Arrangement, Word Arrangement, Syllogism, Statement Arguments, Reason Assertions, Data Sufficiency, Problem Solving, Miscellaneous|
|Numerical Ability||Number System, Average, LCM, HCF, Distance & Time, Partnership, Simplification, Ratio & Proportion, Area and Volume, Mensuration, Pipe & Cistern, Boat & Stream, Discounts, Profit & Loss, Time and Work, Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Percentage, Geometry Alligation and Mixture, Miscellaneous topics|
|General Science||Scientific methodology concepts, principles, and techniques, Physics, Chemistry, Life sciences (Biology), Environmental science, the earth/space sciences, technologies, etc.|
|Agriculture||Ecology and its relevance, Agroecology, Cropping patterns, Important features and scope of various types of agriculture, Weeds, their characteristics, dissemination and association with various crops, Soil, Farm management, Food production and consumption, fruits, plantation crops, vegetables, spices and flower crops|
|Animal Husbandry||Animal Nutrition, Animal Physiology, Livestock Production and Management, Animal Welfare, Ethics And Jurisprudence, Animal Breeding, and Health Care|
|Computer Knowledge||Computer and Information Technology – Role of Computer in Modern Community, Use of Computer in Different Fields, Data Communication, Networking and Web Technology, MS Office Tools, Virus, Hardware, Software and miscellaneous etc.|
Ques. Is there any negative marking in Haryana police?
Ans. There will be no negative marking for wrong answers. For leaving questions unanswered, candidates will not be detected any score.
Ques. Do I have to attempt all the questions in the written test of Haryana Police?
Ans. Yes, you can attempt all the questions yet it is not mandatory to answer all the questions. Answering all the questions will boost your marks in the Knowledge Test of Haryana Police Exam for Constable and IS.
Ques. Is calculator allowed in the exam hall of Haryana Police Recruitment 2020?
Ans. Any sort of mobile phone and other electronic gadgets and devices in the HSSC exam is strictly prohibited.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.