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Jharkhand Police 2021- Application Process, Admit card, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Vacancies

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Mar 19, 2021

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Jharkhand Police is the law enforcement agency of Jharkhand and is headquartered in Ranchi, Jharkhand. Jharkhand Police issues a notification of invitations for various posts in the Police Department in the state. The talented candidates who want to serve their state can fill the application for Jharkhand Police Exam. All the details regarding the exam, eligibility, admit card, syllabus, and results are given below in a readable format.

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Jharkhand Police 2021 Highlights

Organization Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission (JSSC)
Name of Exam Jharkhand Police Recruitment 2021
Job Type Government
Job Location Across Jharkhand
Vacancies 6000 (expected)
Application Mode Online / Offline
Official Website https://www.jhpolice.gov.in
https://www.jssc.nic.in
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Jharkhand Police 2021 Important Dates

All the important dates for the Jharkhand Police 2021 exam cycle will be announced on the official website.

Jharkhand Police 2021 Events Dates
Release of notification To be announced soon
Application form starts To be announced soon
Fee submission To be announced soon
Downloading admit card To be announced soon
Jharkhand Police 2021 Exam To be announced soon
Jharkhand Police Results To be announced soon
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Jharkhand Police 2021 Eligibility Criteria

There are certain conditions like minimum educational qualification, age criteria, physical standards and others that must be fulfilled in order to be eligible for Jharkhand Police 2021. The specifications of the criteria differ from post to post which are listed below:

Minimum Educational Qualification

The educational qualification criteria for fulfilling the eligibility conditions are given in the following table for various positions:

Inspector of Police Graduation or Equivalent qualification from a recognized University ; minimum qualifying marks
Sub Inspector of Police Graduation degree from any recognized university ; minimum aggregate marks required
Superintendent of Police Graduation from any recognized University
Assistant Sub Inspector of Police Must be a graduation degree holder
Senior Constable Should have completed 10+2 (senior secondary) from any recognized University or board
Head Constable Must have completed the 12th from recognized board
Constable Must be a matriculation Certificate holder
Home Guard (Rural) 7th standard from any recognized board
Home Guard (Urban) 10th standard from any recognized board

Age Limit

The age limit for every post under the Jharkhand Police 2021 is different from post to post. Though a general minimum age has been set at 18 years, and the maximum age for applying is 55 years. The age criteria of various officers and constables is given in the table below:

Name of the Post Minimum Age Limit Maximum Age Limit
Home Guard 19 years 40 years
Public Driver 35 years 45 years
Junior Commissioner Officer 45 years 55 years
Sub Inspector of Police 18 years 37 years
Constable 18 years 30 years
Clerk Cum Computer Operator 19 years 35 years

Physical Standards and Physical Efficiency

There are certain physical standards or bodily measurements that are required to apply for Jharkhand Police 2021. The standards are different for men and women and also depend on the category to which a candidate belongs.

There is no marking scheme for the physical efficiency test i.e. Race, but it is compulsory to clear this test. The physical standards for different posts are given in the table below:

Physical Standards/ Efficiency: Constable

Category Male (Gen/ OBC/ BC) Male (SC/ ST) Female
Height 160 cms 155 cms 148 cms
Chest 81 cms 79 cms Not Applicable
Race 10 kms in 60 mins 5 kms in 40 mins

Physical Standards/ Efficiency: Sub Inspector of Police

Category Male (Gen/ OBC/ BC) Male (SC/ ST) Female
Height 160 cms 155 cms 148 cms
Chest 81 cms 79 cms Not Applicable
Race 10 kms in 60 mins 5 kms in 40 mins

Jharkhand Police 2021 Department Structure

The organization of Jharkhand Police is such that its structure is divided into two types of postings- Field Posting and Non-Field Posting. The whole Police organization is headed by the Director General of Police (DGP) who has the following departments under him:

  1. Special Branch (SB)
  2. Crime Investigation Department (CID)
  3. Modernisation
  4. Jharkhand Armed Police (JAP)
  5. Headquarters
  6. Law and Order (L & O)

Jharkhand Police - Departmental Head Officers:

  1. Director General of Police (DGP),
  2. Additional Director General of Police (ADG), Special Branch (SB)
  3. Additional Director General of Police (ADG), Crime Investigation Department (CID)
  4. Additional Director General of Police (ADG), Modernisation (Mod.)
  5. Additional Director General of Police (ADG), Law and Order (L & O)
  6. Additional Director General of Police (ADG), Jharkhand Armed Police (JAP)
  7. Police Headquarters of TRG (Territory Response Group)
  8. Jharkhand Police Housing Corporation Limited
  9. Anti-Corruption Bureau
  10. Indian Reserve Battalion

Jharkhand Police - Subordinates:

  1. Inspector of Police
  2. Sub-Inspector of Police
  3. Assistant Sub-Inspector of Police
  4. Head Constable
  5. Senior Constable
  6. Constable
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Jharkhand Police 2021 Application Process

The Jharkhand police offer two modes of application to its aspiring candidates- Online and Offline. The specifications about the way of applying will be mentioned in the official notification by the Jharkhand Department of Police Recruitment. For you ease, we have listed below the steps to apply in both the online and offline mode:

Steps - Application Form – Online

  1. Go to the official website of Jharkhand Police https://www.jhpolice.gov.in/.
  2. On the Home screen, under the Citizen Services section, click on the Recruitments.
  3. From the list of notices, select the notification that concerns you. Read it carefully.
  4. Click on the ‘Apply Online’ link, then on Application Registration tab.
  5. Fill up your details and Submit it.
  6. Upload the required documents like photo, signature, etc. and save them.
  7. Select the payment option for application fee. Submit the fees. The application process is completed after the payment.

You can save the transaction id for future references. And, take out a print out of the submitted application form for further correspondences.

Steps - Application Form - Offline

  1. Go to the official website of Jharkhand Police https://www.jhpolice.gov.in/ .
  2. On the Homepage of the website, click on the Citizens Services section.
  3. Then open the Recruitments tab, and find the notification that concerns your aspiring post.
  4. After reading the advertisement carefully, scroll down to find ‘Download Application’.
  5. Take the print of the Application Form, and fill the details carefully.
  6. Attach the required documents with the form and send it in an envelope to authorities.

Application Fees of Jharkhand Police 2021

The application fee for the Jharkhand Police Exam will differ from post to post and will depend on the category you belong to. The payment of the fee can be made through the ways mentioned below:

Credit Card Debit Card
Net banking E-challan
Demand Draft -

Required Documents for Verification:

There is a list of documents which are required by the Recruitment body during the final selection process for verification purpose. These documents can be broadly categorised into two kinds:

Mandatory Documents:

  • 10th class certificate or an equivalent
  • 12th standard certificate or its equivalent,
  • Permanent Address Proof
  • Birth certificate of SSC document for the Age proof.
  • Passport size photograph (coloured

Documents, if applicable:

  • Caste certificate
  • Person with Disability (PwD) Certificate
  • For ex-serviceman- Unit discharge certificate
  • For ex-serviceman- Indian Special army certificate
  • For ex-serviceman- No objection certificate
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Jharkhand Police 2021 Admit Card

Admit card is the most important document throughout the whole process of Jharkhand Police recruitment. It contains important information like the candidates name, allotted exam centre, examination roll number, exam date and the timings, and the instructions by the testing agency.

How to Download Jharkhand Police Admit Card 2021?

The release of the Jharkhand Police 2021 Admit card will be notified on the official website of the Department. The candidates can go on the website and download their admit card and check all the details given on it. It is advised to go through each and every detail of the Hall Ticket thoroughly so that there is no hustle before the examination day.

Take a print out of the Admit Card well in advance and keep it safely with you for future correspondences. Without the hard copy of this document, entry will not be permitted in the examination hall at the venue.

Jharkhand Police 2021 Selection Process

The common procedure of selection of candidates for recruitment in Jharkhand Police 2021 is as follows:

  1. Jharkhand Police 2021: Preliminary Test
  2. Jharkhand Police 2021: Mains Test
  3. Jharkhand Police 2021: Physical Efficiency Test
  4. Jharkhand Police 2021: Medical Test
  5. Jharkhand Police 2021: Document Verification

All these tests and the exam patterns, syllabus, marking scheme is discussed below in an easily understandable way. So, read all the details carefully before applying for Jharkhand Police 2021.

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Jharkhand Police 2021 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for different post of Sub Inspector of Police and for the post of Constable are given below:

Jharkhand Police 2021 - Sub Inspector of Police: Exam Pattern

There are two stages of exam for Sub Inspector of Police- Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam.

Jharkhand Sub-Inspector of Police 2021: Preliminary Exam Pattern

Questions Type Objective (MCQ’s)
Negative Marking Applicable. 1/3rd penalty for wrong answers
Total no. of Quest. 120 ques.
Marks each quest. 3 marks
Duration of Exam 2 hours
Subjects
  • General Studies
  • Jharkhand state Knowledge
  • General Maths
  • General Science
  • Mental Ability Test

Jharkhand Sub-Inspector of Police 2021 : Main Exam Pattern

There will be 3 papers in the Sub Inspector of Police exam. Every question in this exam will be of 3 marks, and negative marking will be applicable. The time duration for the Exam will be 2 hours. The subjects asked in all the three papers are given below:

Papers Subjects No. of quest
Paper 1: Language Test
  1. Hindi Language
  2. English Language
60
60
Paper 2: Regional/ Tribal Language Test Questions on languages like Urdu/ santhali/ bangla/ ho/ uriya/ nagpuri/ khortha/ kurumali/ munda/ sankrit/ kuduk/ Mundari will be asked 100
Paper 3:
  1. General Studies
  2. Jharkhand state knowledge
  3. G. Science
  4. G. Mathematics
  5. Mental Ability
  6. Computer
30
40
20
20
20
20

Jharkhand Police 2021: Constable – Exam Pattern

There are two exams that are conducted for

Paper 1 – General Knowledge: Exam Pattern

Questions Type Objective (MCQ’s)
Negative Marking Yes, 1/3rd marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer
Total no. of Questions 120 questions
Marks per question 3 marks
Duration of the Exam 2 hours
Subjects
  • General Studies - 40 Q
  • Knowledge of Jharkhand – 50 Q
  • General Mathematics – 20 Q
  • General Science – 10 Q

Paper 2 - Language Knowledge : Exam Pattern

Questions Type Objective (MCQ’s)
Negative Marking Yes, 1/3rd marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer
Total no. of Questions 60 questions
Marks per question 3 marks
Duration of the Exam 2 hours
Subjects (candidate can select any one language) 1.Hindi or English Language test
2.Regional/ Tribal Language test- Urdu, Sntali, Mundari, Ho, Odia, Sanskrit, Panch pargania, Khortha, Kurmali, Munda, Hindi, English, Khadiya, Kurukh, Nagpuri

Jharkhand Police 2021: Medical Exam Pattern

The candidates who clear the Written Examination and the Physical Efficiency Test (PET) will be called in for Medical Examination. The medical test consists of detailed examination of the candidate’s body like eyes. Ears, x-ray of limbs, and many more. It is very important for the police force to be physically and mentally fit and fine, that is why medical screening is conducted.

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Jharkhand Police 2021 Syllabus

There are some common topics that come under the whole Jharkhand Police 2021 examinations. The exam subjects are given below and are discussed in details:

General Studies

In the General Studies paper, a candidate’s level of general awareness about Indian society, politics, environment, culture and economy. The questions may range from the events of national and international importance. The focus of the general studies will be on the state of Jharkhand, India and the neighbouring countries.

Current affairs Scientific inventions
National and International Awards Books
Recent discoveries Indian languages
Capital and Currency Sports
Political history Freedom struggle
Economic Science Natural resources
Constitution and Politics Geographical conditions

Knowledge about the State (i.e. Jharkhand)

In this paper, candidates’ knowledge about the state of Jharkhand is tested. Well, the job location is Jharkhand, so the candidates should be thoroughly well aware of every aspect of Jharkhand. The political conditions, the economic problems, the local culture and geography of the state should be known to the aspiring candidates. The knowledge about the recent events or any development and future plans related to Jharkhand should be on tips.

General Science

In the General Science paper, the candidates knowledge regarding scientific awareness and understanding will be tested. The candidates should know the clear basics of all the major topics of biology, chemistry, and Physics.

In Biology, more emphasis is on Zoological topics and human anatomy.

In Physics and Chemistry, more focus is given on the application part along with the concise understanding of the foundational definitions and laws.

General Mathematics

In the General Science paper, the candidates’ knowledge about the basic mathematical topics is tested. The candidate should have a clear base of his/her mathematical outlook. Some of the major topics under General Maths paper are given below:

Classical Algebra Numerical Ability
Analytic Geometry Calculus
Differential Equations and Mechanics Numerical Methods
Probability Vector and Algebra
Trigonometry Menstruation

Mental Ability Test

The topics under the Mental Ability Test range from verbal to non-verbal reasoning ability. The sub-sections include questions on jumbled paragraphs, summary questioning, logical reasoning, data interpretation, analogies, arithmetic numeric series, figure classifications and such similar topics.

Knowledge of Computer Basics

In this paper, basic knowledge about computer awareness like computer systems, data communication, operating systems, internet and networking will be asked.

Language/ Grammar Test

In Language paper, basic comprehension, and articulation skills of the candidates will be checked in Hindi or English Language. To tackle this paper, read a lot of good newspapers in the relevant language to conquer the grammar.

Regional or Tribal Language Test

In this Regional Language or Tribal Language test, a candidate needs to choose one language among the many options offered by the Jharkhand Police Recruitment body. The languages from which a candidate has to make a choice are given below:

Urdu, Sntali, Mundari, Ho, Odia, Sanskrit, Panch pargania, Khortha, Kurmali, Munda, Hindi, English, Khadiya, Kurukh, or Nagpuri.

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Jharkhand Police 2021 Results

To check the results of Jharkhand Police exam go to their official website https://www.jhpolice.gov.in . On the right side of the home page, go to the ‘Citizen Services’ section. Under it, click on the ‘Results’ tab. Keep your login credentials handy, and check out your result as soon as the notification is released on the Official portal.

Jharkhand Police 2021 Salary Structure

The salary structure of the Jharkhand Police is followed as per the rules and regulations of the 7th Pay commission. The salary of the employees differ from post to post. A minimum and maximum limit of the salary for various job positions are given in the table below:

Name of the Post Starting range Maximum Limit (appx)
Superintendent of Police Rs. 110,000 Rs. 135,000
Director General of Police Rs. 78,000 Rs. 96,000
Clerk and Accounting Rs. 40,000 Rs. 52,000
Sub Inspector of Police Rs. 49,000 Rs. 64,000
Constable Rs. 21,700 -

Jharkhand Police 2021 Question Papers

It is important to go through previous years question papers of the Jharkhand Police exam. By analysing last year papers and attempting them, the candidates will get a clear idea of the pattern of the questions asked. This will boost the confidence and help in scoring well. You can easily find previous years’ question papers of Jharkhand Police online on various accessible websites.

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Jharkhand Police 2021 Vacancy

Jharkhand Police Department recruits a large number of candidates every year making Jharkhand one of top states in India for total staffing of Police force. The Department hires deserving people for different posts which are listed in the table given below. The exact number of vacancies will be notified soon on the official website and the local newspaper.

Gazetted Officers Typist Non-Gazetted Officers
Jail Warder / Jailor Fireman Computer Operator
Special Director General of Police (SDG) Additional Director General of Police (ADG) Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP)
Director General of Police (DGP) Inspector General of Police (IG) Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG)
Superintendent of Police (SP) Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP)
Inspector of Police Assistant Sub Inspector of Police Sub Inspector of Police
Senior Constable Head Constable Constable
Jh Police FAQs

FAQs

Ques. Can the aspiring candidate from other than the state of Jharkhand be allowed to give the exam?

Ans. Yes, they are allowed. But they will not get any reservation related benefit. Those candidates will be treated under unreserved category.

Ques. Do I have to submit documents with the application form?

Ans. No, Only the candidates who clear all the exams and are finally shortlisted for recruitment will be called for verification of their documents. No candidate should attach their documents along with the application form.

Ques. How will I get the Roll Number?

Ans. Examination roll number is allotted to all the applied candidates on the Jharkhand Police admit card. Roll number is important for all the further correspondences.

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

Comments


25 Comments
S
suraj singh
Exam date nikal gya h ki niklega
D
diya suresh

No the official notification for the upcoming session of exam is yet to be released and the same will be updated on the official website at the right time. Exam dates will also be mentione along with the notification.

There will be multiple vacancies under Jharkhand Police for which eligibility and selection criteria may vary, so read every detail correctly before registering in online mode.

M
mizna harmain
"What subjects will be asked in the Jharkhand police exam?
J
jaya garg

Subjects including General Studies, Jharkhand state Knowledge, General Maths, General Science, and Mental Ability Test will be asked in the exam.

S
sandesh kumar
What is the exam pattern for the Jharkhand Sub-Inspector Preliminary Exam?
J
jaya garg

The questions type include MCQ’s, 1/3 marks will be deducted for wrong answers. Total number of questions asked in the paper is 120. Marks for each question is 3 marks. Candidates will get 2 hours to complete the exam.

M
mohammed najamuddin
What are the mode of fees payment while applying for Jharkhand Police exam?
J
jaya garg

Hi Mohammed. Some of the ways of paying the fees include Credit Card, Debit Card, Net banking, E-challan, and Demand Draft.

T
tanishka shah
What are the subordinates of Jharkhand Police?
J
jaya garg

Hi Tanishka. The subordinates of Jharkhand Police include Inspector of Police, Sub-Inspector of Police, Assistant Sub-Inspector of Police, Head Constable, Senior Constable, and Constable.

U
uma goenka
What is the age limit to apply for the Junior Commissioner Officer post?
J
jaya garg

Hi Uma. Candidates applying for this post must be at least 45 years, while the maximum age limit to apply is 55 years.

R
rajeevranjan sharma
1) Is it necessary to be from Jharkhand? 2) ans no then am i eligible if I'm having only ahdhar card from Jharkhand and rest documents frm Bihar?
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aniket ranjan

No, It not necessary to be from Jharkhand to apply. Candidates from any State can apply for Jharkhand police But they will not get any reservation related benefit. Those candidates will be treated under unreserved category. yes, You are eligible to apply for Jharkhand police. 

A
arushi thankur
Is it necesary to mention my gender identity in the Jharkhand Police application form?
J
jaya garg

Hi Arushi. Yes, you need to mention your gender while applying for the Jharkhand police exam.

N
nishu
Is there any reservations for transgender candidates?
J
jaya garg

Hi Nishu. In case, a transgender candidate gets selected based on the reservation belongs to a Scheduled Caste, they will be considered for the post.

V
vipasha
Where can I find the latest eligibility criteria for Jharkhand Police recruitment?
J
jaya garg

Hi Vipasha. Candidates applying for inspector of police must have graduation or Equivalent qualification from a recognized University, or applying for sub Inspector of Police must have a graduation degree from any recognized university, minimum aggregate marks required
Further details are mentioned here.
 

S
sandesh kumar
Who will issue the Jharkhand Police recruitment notification?
J
jaya garg

Hi Sandesh. Jharkhand Police is the law enforcement agency of Jharkhand that issues a notification of invitations for various posts in the Police Department in the state. 
Further details are mentioned here.
 

S
surabhi s
When will be advertisement for Jharkhand Police recruitment issued?
J
jaya garg

Hi Surabhi. Total number of vacancies that are expected to be announced is 6000 but no further details are made available by the exam authorities.
You can refer here to check out the latest exam notifications.
 

S
swarup
Can women appy for Jharkhand Police exam?
J
jaya garg

Hi Swarup. Yes, women who meet the minimum eligibility criteria can apply for these exams.
You can refer here to check the eligibility criteria.
 

N
nafisa khatoon
Is there any relaxation for transgender candidates?
J
jaya garg

Hi Nafisa. For that you need to refer to the official website. Other details related to the exam are presented here.
Check out other details here.
 

N
nafisa khatoon
How long will be the probation period for Jharkhand Police Sub-Inspector?
J
jaya garg

Hi Nafisa. Probationary period can be extended based on the requirements, so candidates must refer to the official website to know more about the same.
Check out other details here.
 

S
sadim ansari
Who conducts the Document Verification of Jharkhand Police 2021?
J
jaya garg

Hi Sadim. The last step for the selection of candidates for recruitment in Jharkhand Police 2021 is document verification, which is taken care by the official authorities.
Further details related to the selection pattern are here.
 

L
lakshay kakkar
Is there a negative marking in the Jharkhand Police 2021?
J
jaya garg

Hi Lakshay. Yes, there will be a Negative Marking of 01 Marks for Each Wrong attempt.
Further details related to the exam pattern are here.
 

A
arushi thankur
Will there be any face-to-face interview ?
J
jaya garg

Hi Arushi. Detailed selection process include prelims, Mains Test, Physical Efficiency Test, Medical Test, and Document Verification
More informative about the selection procedure is mentioned here.
 

S
swarup
Will there be any psychological test in Jharkhand Police selection process?
J
jaya garg

Hi Swarup. There will be a Mental Ability Test in the exam, it’s essential for the police force to be physically and mentally fit and fine, thus these tests are conducted.
More informative about the same is mentioned here.
 

K
kashish tomar
Is Jharkhand Police Recruitment Exam conducted every year?
J
jaya garg

Hi Kashish. It depends upon the number of vacancies announced in a year. For latest updates, you can refer to the official website.
Further details are mentioned here.