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Kerala Police 2021- Application Process, Eligibility, Admit Card, and Career

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Apr 15, 2021

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Kerala Police department conducts examinations for various positions. The number of vacancies for the Kerala police is approximately 11000. The date of application for constable was 20th May 2020 and for Women Police Constable was 26th May 2020.

The notification by Kerala police is released on their official website and the candidates can find the application forms online or offline.

The candidates need to qualify for the minimum eligibility criteria to appear for the exams. The exam for Kerala police is held in various stages and the applicants have to qualify all the stages.

The round of selection consists of-

  • Written Test
  • Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Interview
  • Document Verification test
  • Medical Test
Kerala Police Highlights

Kerala Police 2021 Highlights

The Kerala police is an important body run by the government of Kerala and its main focus is to prevent crimes and ensure safety for the citizens. The Kerala police exam is held for male and female both, for different positions.

Job Location Kerala
Job Type Government Job
Job Category Police Job
Name of Recruitment Kerala Police, Recruitment
Name of Organization Kerala Police, Government of Kerala
Number of Vacancies 11000 (Expected)
Notification Released on Coming soon
Application Mode Online
Official Website https://keralapolice.gov.in/
Kerala Police Dates

Kerala Police 2021 Important Dates

The candidates should submit their application in time to appear for the exams and should always be updated about the dates. The important dates for application, exam, and many more are given below-

Public notice to advertise on 1st week of November 2020
The last date for submission of the form 1st week of December 2020 (estimated)
Admit cards will be available on the website to download. Will be notified by the officials as per the schedule decided.
Exam date for Prelims examination Around 1st week of February 2021
Result date for Prelims examination 1st week of May-June 2021
Availability of application form for mains examination on the website. 1st – 2nd week of August 2021
The mains examination to be held on September and November to be approx.
Kerala Police Eligibility

Kerala Police 2021 Eligibility criteria

Candidates need to clear the minimum eligibility criteria to appear for the Kerala police exam. The minimum eligibility criteria are-

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants must have passed 10th Standard/12th standard/Graduation/Post Graduation from a recognized board/university

Nationality

  • The applicant must be a citizen of India

Age limit

  • The candidate must possess the minimum age of 18 years or above and the maximum limit varies according to the post
  • Age relaxation is applicable for the reserved candidates as per the official policies.

Physical Measurements

Height For Male Candidates

General/OBC 5’5”
SC/ST candidates 5’3”

Chest For Male Candidates

Normal 32”
Chest Expansion 2”

Height For Female Candidates

General/OBC 160cm
SC/ST candidates 155cm

Physical efficiency

Event One star standards
100 Meters run 14 Secs
High Jump 132.20 Cms
Long Jump 457.20 Cms
Putting the shot (7264 gms) 609.60 Cms
Throwing the Cricket ball 6096 Cms
Rope climbing using hands 365.80 Cms
Pull-ups and chinning 8 Times
1500 Meters Run 15 Mins, 44 Secs

Kerala Police 2021 Physical Efficiency Test (Female

Events One Star Standards
100 Meters Run 17 seconds
High Jump 1.06 Meters
Long Jump 3.05 Meters
Putting the Shot (4Kg) 4.88 Meters
Throwing the throw ball 14 Meters
200 Meter runs 36 seconds
Shuttle Race (25×4 meter) 26 seconds
Skipping ( One Minute) 80 times

Medical Eligibility criteria

Vision Right Eye Left Eye
Distant Vision 6/6 Snellen 6/6 Snellen
Near Vision 0.5 Snellen 0.5 Snellen
Kerala Police Applications

Kerala Police 2021 Application Process

The candidates need to fill the online application to appear for the Kerala police exam. The application process is-

  • The applicants need to log on to the official website i.e., https://keralapolice.gov.in/
  • Choose the relevant department and go through the minimum eligibility criteria
  • The applicants have to then click on the apply button
  • The candidates have to enter all the correct details in the application form
  • The next step is to pay the fee through online mode
  • The candidates need to upload all the necessary documents in the prescribed format
  • Re-check the application form before submitting
  • Students can print the application form after successfully submitting it

Kerala Police 2021 Application Fees

  • The applicants can deposit the fee through online mode by paying through internet banking, debit/credit card (Rupay, visa, master card), NEFT, E-challan.
  • The candidates can take a print out of the fee slip, after successfully depositing it.
    • Unreserved/ OBC: Rs 300
    • SC/ ST Candidates: Rs 130/
    • Mode of Payment: Fee can be paid through E-Challan or through net banking/ Credit/ Debit cards of any limit.

Required Documents to Apply: Kerala Police 2021

Candidates should keep the following documents while filling the online application form:

Document Verification for Kerala Police

At the time of certificate verification, candidates have to carry the following documents:

  • 10th class/ Matriculation certificate
  • Intermediate certificate or educational qualification certificates
  • Caste certificate (in case of OBC, SC, ST candidates) if applicable
  • Physically Handicapped certificate (if applicable)
  • Experience certificate
  • Domicile certificate
  • Leaving certificate
  • Photos
Kerala Police Admit Card

Kerala Police 2021 Admit Card

The Admit cards for Kerala police are available on the main website of the Kerala public service commission, prior to the Preliminary examination, and also prior to the main examination.

How to download the admit card

  • The applicants have to visit the official website of the Kerala police commission
  • Choose the option of Admit Card displayed on the page
  • The candidates need to fill in their Registration Number
  • The admit card will be displayed, the students can download and take a print of it

Important Points

  • The candidates will get separate admit cards for both the Preliminary and mains examination.
  • The candidates need to check the official website to get updates about the admit card.
  • The admit card will consist of personal information like the Name of the candidate, Enrollment no. and Roll number, and many more.
  • The candidates must carry the admit card with them on the day of examination.

Kerala Police 2021 Exam Centers

The exam centers for the Kerala police examination are spread widely. The candidates need to clear all the basic eligibility criteria to appear for the examination. The applicants should carefully submit their application and choose their centers according to their preferences.

Kerala Police Exam Pattern

Kerala Police 2021 Exam Pattern

The Kerala Police Constable written exam will be an online exam consisting of objective-based questions. The applicants need to qualify this stage to go on to the next stage of the selection process which will be the Physical Test.

Subject No. of Questions Total Marks Exam Duration
General Knowledge 100 100 1 Hour 15 Minutes
English
Arithmetic
Quantitative Aptitude & reasoning
Related Subjects
Total 100 100
  • The Kerala police exam will include various subjects.
  • The exam will contain 100 questions in total.
  • The applicant will be given +1 marks for each correct answer.
  • The duration of the exam will be 1 Hour, 15 minutes.
  • The candidates need to qualify the first stage to reach the next
Kerala Police Syllabus

Kerala Police 2021 Syllabus

The Kerala police have a written examination as the first stage which included an objective-based exam. The candidates must prepare properly to qualify for the next stage. The syllabus for the Kerala police exam is -

  • English language
  • Mental Ability and Reasoning Test
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General Science
  • Basic Computer Knowledge
  • General Studies
  • General Knowledge
  • Current Affairs
  • Kerala Politics, History, Movements, Culture, etc.
  • Kerala State and India Facts
  • Constitution of India
Kerala Police Selection Process

Kerala Police 2021 Selection Process

The candidates need to clear the selection process which consists of three stages. Only if the applicants complete all the stages of the selection process, then they can qualify for the post.

Stage I - Written Examination

  • The written examination is an objective type exam.
  • The applicants need to prepare for different subjects
  • Students who qualify stage 1 will be eligible for the next stage

Stage II- Physical Standards Test

  • The candidates need to qualify all the parameters by the Kerala Police Department.
  • The candidates need to qualify the physical measurements test and physical efficiency test will the candidates to be eligible for the final stage.

Stage III - Document Verification

  • The candidates need to carry all the important documents at the time of the interview as they will be verified.
  • Only if all the documents are verified, the candidate will be eligible for the required post
  • The candidates will also have to go through a medical test.

Kerala Police 2021 Cut-offs and Results

The Kerala Public Service Commission publishes the result on its official website after the exam. The candidates must check the official website regularly to be updated. The candidates clearing the written examination will be called for the physical fitness test and the result will be declared separately.

Steps to check Kerala police result:

  • Applicants need to visit the official website of the Kerala police commission
  • The applicants need to choose the relevant link i.e. Kerala police result and their respective departments.
  • The candidates need to put their registration number and the result will be displayed
  • Students can download and save their results.

Cut off 2019

District Cut Off (2019)
Thiruvananthapuram 38.67 marks and above
Pathanamthitta 39.67 marks and above
Thrissur 35.67 marks and above
Malappuram 34.33 marks and above
Ernakulam 31 marks and above
Idukki 30.67 marks and above
Kasaragod 29.67 marks and above

Kerala Police Constable 2020 Cut Off Marks: Expected

Categories Cut Off
General Category 54
NCC Ward 40
SC 45
ST 42
OBC 43

How to Download The Kerala Police Cut Off List?

  • The candidates need to visit the official website- https://www.keralapsc.gov.in/home-2
  • The candidates can check the latest updates in the Important Updates sections displayed on the page
  • The students must Click on the cut off list link displayed on the page
  • The students will be directed to the cut off list pdf file.
  • The students can download the cut off list for future references
Kerala Police Vacancy

Kerala Police 2021 Vacancy

The Kerala police have a number of vacancies in different departments, the candidates can apply for different departments depending on the preferences of each candidate.

Post Name Candidate Total Number of Vacancies Location Wise Vacancies
Police Constable Male Candidates 90 Wayanad - 65
Malappuram - 08
Palakkad - 17
Police Constable Female Candidates 35 Wayanad - 20
Malappuram - 07
Palakkad - 08

Kerala Police 2021 Salary Structure

The Candidates Shortlisted for the Kerala Police Constable Job profile are offered with handsome salary, perks, and allowances, and many more benefits. Constable profile is paid annually Rupees 3 Lakh per Annum to 6 Lakh per Annum in accordance with the 7th pay commission. Whereas Constable Job profile is equipped with numerous responsibilities like Protection of Civilians, Investigation in criminal cases, etc. Hence a candidate must Physical and mentally fit for the Constable Profile. Keep reading this article to know the detailed in-hand salary, job description, career growth, and other important parameters.

Post In hand Salary (Rupees)
Constable Rs 22200-48000/-

Kerala Police 2021 Career Prospects

Every Year, Various jobs vacancies have been released by the Kerala Police:

  • Police Armed Constable
  • Civil Constable
  • Sub Inspector
  • Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI)
  • Lady Constable
  • Lady Sub Inspector
  • Deputy Superintendent of Police
  • Police Inspector
  • Director-General of Police
  • Inspector-General of Police
  • Deputy Inspector General of Police
  • Senior Superintendent of Police
  • Wireless Helper
  • Technical Wireless Supervisor Grade- 2
  • Additional Superintendent of Police
  • Technical Assistant Commissioner
Kerala Police FAQs

FAQs

Ques. How can I join Kerala police?

Ans. The candidate needs to go through the Kerala Public Service Commission (KPSC) recruitment test to join the Kerala police

Ques. How to pay the application fee for Kerala Police?

Ans. Candidates need to pay the fee via an online method through (using a credit card, debit card, net banking, etc.)

Ques. How to apply for Kerala Police Exam?

Ans. The candidates need to fill the online application to appear for the Kerala police exam. The application process is-

  • The applicants need to log on to the official website i.e., https://keralapolice.gov.in/
  • Choose the relevant department and go through the minimum eligibility criteria
  • The applicants have to then click on the apply button
  • The candidates have to enter all the correct details in the application form
  • The next step is to pay the fee through online mode
  • The candidates need to upload all the necessary documents in the prescribed format
  • Re-check the application form before submitting
  • Students can print the application form after successfully submitting it

Ques. What is the Kerala Police official website?

Ans. https://keralapolice.gov.in/ is the official website of the Karnataka Police Department.

Ques. What is the eligibility criteria of Kerala police?

Ans. You have to meet the age limit and qualifications mentioned in the official Kerala PSC Recruitment Notification.

Ques. What is the qualification for Kerala police constable?

Ans. The candidate must have cleared the SSLC examination or equivalent from a recognized institution.

Ques. What is the age limit for Kerala police constable?

Ans. The age limit for the post of Kerala Police Constable is 18 to 31 years

3 Months Crash Course

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

Comments


29 Comments
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shalini
hello sir me complete UG and i complete in tamil nadu . i want get police job in kerala what are the step to follow ... plese help me sir....
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simran singh

The application process to appear for Kerala Police Exam: Firstly, login to the official website of the Kerala Police. Choose the relevant department and go through the minimum eligibility criteria. Then, click on the apply button, fill all the required details. Pay the application fees. and submit the form.

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shalini
hello sir me in tamil nadu and also study in tamil nadu i want to get that police job in kerala ..what can do sir..
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simran singh

Hey, for getting job in Kerala police you need to qualify the prelims examination.To fill the application form you need to log on the official website. Select the relevant department and go through the minimum eligibility criteria. If you qualify the eligibility criteria, then you can fill the form.

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archana suresh a m
Police constable female vacancies
D
diya suresh

Kerala Police has various number of vacancies in different departments that includes both genders. For Police Constable, number of vacancies available for female candidates is 35 distributed at different locations as follows:

  • Wayanad - 20
  • Malappuram - 07
  • Palakkad - 08

Before applying check details of eligibility at Kerala Police 2021 eligibility.

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habeeb
guid me to join in shadow police please contct me9894070146
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diya suresh

Kerala Police recruitment 2021 is for vacancies of Police Constable including both male and female. There is no such vacancy for shadow police but it is an internal role once you are selected in Kerala Police team. For those qualifying the eligibility norms can apply on the official website once the notification is released for available vacancies.

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sreekanth pachiriyan
when is the last application/registration date ? what is the age limit ?
D
diya suresh

For 2020 last date is over in December 2020. For the next session registration details are yet to be announced by the conducting body. You need to visit the official website of Kerala Police to apply in online mode when the forms are released.

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neha
What is the date based on which the age of an applicant is calculated?
J
jaya garg

Hi Neha. The day of reckoning age of an applicant for a selection is the 1st day of January of the year in which the Commission published the Notification for that particular Selection. If the applicant is found underaged/overaged, he/she will not be ineligible for the selection.

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divakar sharma
What are the age limits mentioned for the selection to posts conducted by the Kerala Public Service Commission? Is there any relaxation?
J
jaya garg

Hi Divakar. The age limits (upper&lower) for a particular post are given in detail under the selection/Notification for that post mentioned here. Normally, 5 years relaxation is given to SC/ST Candidates and 3 years to OBC Candidates.

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shivkumar dama
What are the conditions that needs to be satisfied by a person for applying to a selection to a post?
J
jaya garg

Hi Shivkumar. A person applying for a selection shall satisfy all the eligibility criteria given under the Notification concerned and General Conditions under part II of part IB Kerala Gazette.

R
riyaz
When the Commission informs about a selection?
J
jaya garg

Hi Riyaz. The Commission notifies the selection to a post after vacancy for the post is reported to the commission by the respective Appointing Authority.

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divakar sharma
How can a person apply for the selection to a post?
J
jaya garg

Hi Divakar. Candidates can apply for the selection to a particular post when the selection is notified by the Kerala Public Service Commission in the Kerala Gazette or in the PSC Bulletin, News papers etc. The candidature will be eligible for applying in case he/she meets the minimum eligibility criteria.

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ananya pandey
What is the minimum chest size required in male candidates applying for Kerala police?
J
jaya garg

Chest size for male candidates required is 32” (normal), while with chest expansion (2”) is required.

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vishal sharma
What is the salary of Kerala police constable?
J
jaya garg

The Candidates shortlisted for the Kerala Police Constable Job profile are granted attractive salary, perks, and allowances, among many other benefits. Constable profile is paid annually Rupees 3 Lakh per Annum to 6 Lakh per Annum in accordance with the 7th pay commission.

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vishal sharma
What is the qualification for Kerala police?
J
jaya garg

Candidates must have passed 10th Standard/12th standard/Graduation/Post Graduation from a recognized board/university. The candidate must be at least 18 years or above and the maximum limit varies according to the post.

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sheetal chib
How can I join police after 12th?
J
jaya garg

Hi Sheetal. Candidates must have passed 10th Standard/12th standard/Graduation/Post Graduation from a recognized board/university. Other details related to the eligibility criteria are mentioned here.
 

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puja sao
Is there any relaxation in height for wormen?
J
jaya garg

Hi Puja. Women belonging to General/OBC category must have height of 160cm, while the ones belonging to SC/ST candidates can apply with 155cm height as well. Other details are here.
 

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ananya pandey
What is the differece between PET and Medical test?
J
jaya garg

Hi Ananya. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) is quite different from the medical test, in the formal test, candidates performance in 100 meters run, high jump, etc. are considered. While in the medical test, candidates’ vision is tested.
Check out other details related to the selection stages here.
 

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nafisa khatoon
Is any sort of tattoo allowed for the exam?
J
jaya garg

Hi Nafisa. No, tattoos are not allowed in the Police department. The candidate qualifying the written test will be selected for the Physical fitness test, and in case some kind of tattoos on your body is found, they will be rejected from that round.

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kashish tomar
What is the job profile of Kerala Police?
J
jaya garg

Hi Kashish. In case you get selected for a Constable Job, you will be responsible for numerous responsibilities like Protection of Civilians, Investigation in criminal cases, etc.
Further details related to the job profile and salary are mentioned here.
 

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sandesh kumar
What are the most crucial documents for the DV session of Kerala Police 2021?
J
jaya garg

Hi Sandesh. Candidates applying to this exam are supposed to carry all the important documents at the time of the interview. Some of the documents that must be presented while going for an interview include Matriculation certificate, Intermediate certificate or educational qualification certificates, Caste certificate (if any applicable), etc. Get list of other documents here.

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utkarsha khatri
What is the upper age limit for SC/ST candidates?
J
jaya garg

Hi Utkarsha. Candidates must be at least 18 years or above and the maximum limit varies based on the post. Age relaxation will be applicable for the reserved candidates as per the official policies.
Check out details related to the exam here.