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UP Police 2021: Eligibility, Application, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card & Result

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Feb 17, 2021

Everyone has visions of getting high profile Government Jobs with attractive salary; however, only a few make it. The foremost reason behind being not selected is an inadequate understanding of the recruitment process itself.

The following article covers all the essential features of UP Police SI Recruitment 2020; one should be familiar with before taking any further step.

Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board, formally known as UPPRPB, Lucknow has declared the latest updates to fill up 9534 vacancies. The board further notifies for the recruitment of 5623 Civil Police Sub Inspectors for both Male and Female, 23 for Fire Service Station Officer, and only Male 484 candidates for Platoon Commanders recruitment. The administration has also made accessible the Uttar Pradesh Police SI Notification Download Link at its official website i.e.

Candidates are advised to check all the eligibility criteria before applying for UPPSI Jobs 2020 the recruitment form, and the form should be filled through the official website only.

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UP Police Highlights

UPPRPB Civil Police Sub Inspector (SI) Notification 2020 2021 Overview

Authority Name Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board, Lucknow
Rectt. Notice No. N/A
Total No. of Vacancies 9,534 vacancies
Job Category UP Sarkari Naukri
Job Placement Uttar Pradesh
Name of Posts 1) Civil Police Sub Inspector – SI (Male & Female)
2) Platoon Commander – PAC (Male)
3) Fire Service Second Officer (Male)
Pay Scale Rs. 9,300-34,800/- + Rs. 4,200/- GP
Registration Dates DECEMBER 2020 (Tentative)
Application Mode ONLINE
Selection method Written Exam, Physical Exam & DV
Official Websites 1)
UP Police Important Dates

UP Police SI Recruitment 2020-2021 Important Dates

Tentative Dates & Time
Official Notification Release Date: December 2020
Opening Date for Online Registration of Application Form: December 2020
Closing Date for Registration of Online Application Form: To be notified soon
Due Date to Pay Online Application Fee: To be notified soon
Dates for Downloading Online E-Admit Card/ Hall Ticket: 1-2 weeks prior examination date
UP Police SI Male & Female Exam Date: February & March 2021
Result/ Merit List Declaration Date: April 2021
Physical Exam Date: June 2021
Final Result Declaration Date: To be notified later
UP Police Vacancy

UP Police SI Vacancy 2020 Details

A total of 9534 Vacancies are further classified into three sections i.e., 5623 for SI Male and Female, 484 for Platoon Commander only Male and 23 for Fire Service Station Officer Male and Female both. Further, these seats are divided based on category.

Post Name Total Post
UP Police Sub Inspector 9534 Posts

Category Wise Vacancy Details

Sub Inspector Civil Police Male– 4498 Posts Female– 1125 Posts Total – 5623 Posts
Platoon Commander / Sub Inspector Armed Police (Male) 484 Posts
Fire Service Second officer (Male) 23 Posts
Total Posts 6130 Posts + 3404 Posts (For Financial Year 2019-2020) = 9534 Posts
UP Police Eligibility

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualifications

  • Candidates looking forward to UPP SI PAC Vacancies must have achieved the following education qualifications from a Government approved University or Institutions.
  • Graduation Degree with aggregate marks of 50% or an equivalent degree for UP Civil Police SI and Platoon Commander Vacancy.

Age Criteria

  • For the Unreserved Category, the Upper Age limit is 28 years, and the Lower age limit is of 21 years.
  • Upper Age Relaxation of five years will be provided to SC/ST/OBC category contestants following rules and regulations. i.e., for OBC/SC/ST Candidates Maximum age limit is 33 years.

Further, candidates are advised to check the official websites to get detailed information frequently.

Physical Standards

Category Male Candidates Female Candidates
Height UR, OBC, & SC : 168 cm UR, OBC & SC: 152cm
ST: 160 cm ST: 147 cm
Chest UR, OBC & SC: 79 cm -
ST: 77 cm
Weight N/A 40kg

Steps to Apply UPPRPB Police SI Online Application Form 2020 21

It is advised all the candidates to thoroughly go through all the general instructions stated by the authority, as it would be beneficial.

The following are the simple steps which would be beneficial while proceeding to Apply Online.


  • PC/ Laptop or else one should go to any internet Café nearby.Passport size photo (3.5 cm * 4.5 cm; less than 50 KB)
  • Mentioned Certificates by the authority.


  1. Visit the authentic website of the Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board, Lucknow.
  2. On the official website, search for “UPPRPB Recruitment Notice of 9523 UP Police Sub Inspector & Platoon Commander Posts, 2020” download link.
  3. Thoroughly read all the pre-requirements and instructions highlighted on the page and crosscheck whether you fulfil all the criteria.
  4. Further, click on the “Apply Online” link.
  5. Now, a prescribed composition of the online application form will appear on your screen.
  6. Fill in carefully all the required details (i.e., Full Name, Father’s / Husband’s Name, Age, Category, Gender, Nationality, Education Qualifications, Valid Email ID, Contact No, Residential Address, etc.) after filling crosscheck all the details and spellings as well.
  7. Attach your scanned copies of colour passport size photo and Signature (3.5 cm * 1.5 cm; less than 20 KB) in jpeg format; also jpg format files and documents/ certificate PDFs as per the instructions.
  8. Again, verify all the filled up information and then finally click the “Submit” button.
  9. At last, preserve the system created an application to your device.
  10. Also, take a hard copy of the application form for further use.

Application Fees (Non-Adjustable)

Rs. 400/- For Reserved and Unreserved Categories as well.

[Payment can be made by the online method by using Internet Banking, E- Challan, Credit Cards, Debit Card, etc.]

UP Civil Police Sub Inspector Pay Scale

Selected candidates will receive a Pay Band of Rs. 9,300 to Rs. 34,800 and a Grade Pay of about Rs. 4,200/- per month from the Organization. For Male SI and Female SI Jobs Salary associated, download the authorized notification from the official website for more details.

UP Police Syllabus

UP Police Subject-Wise Syllabus

Knowing the syllabus and studying accordingly is the most beneficial way; further, in the article, we will cove the syllabus for General Awareness, Hindi, Numerical & Mental Ability, and Aptitude Tests.

UP Police Syllabus for General Awareness

General Awareness is a very vast topic. The following are some of the most common topics that should be primarily covered by all the candidates; experts advise candidates to read newspapers and magazines to stay updated. Preparing daily helps to cover a lot more on this subject.

  • History of India
  • Education, Culture, Social Practices and Traditions of Uttar Pradesh state
  • Indian Agriculture
  • Indian Constitution
  • India and its Neighboring Countries
  • National/International Awards
  • Goods and Services Tax
  • Social Media Communication
  • Important days
  • Countries / Capitals / Currencies
  • Indian Culture
  • Indian Economy,
  • Urbanization, Environment, and Population
  • Indian and World Geography & Natural Resources
  • Human Rights
  • Revenue, police, and general administrative arrangements in the State
  • Internal protection and terrorism
  • Cybercrime
  • Demonetization and its influence
  • Discoveries & Research
  • Books and its author, etc

The current occurrences of the former six months to 1 year are usually asked.

UP Police Syllabus for General Hindi – हिंदी

This subject is the test of Candidates' command on the primary language Hindi. Make a note of the following topics and plan accordingly.

  • हिन्दी और अन्य भारतीय भाषायें
  • हिन्दी व्याकरण का मौलिक ज्ञान- हिन्दी वर्णमाला
  • मुहावरे एवं लोकोक्तियां
  • वचन
  • कारक
  • सर्वनाम
  • विशेषण
  • वाच्य
  • व्यय
  • उपसर्ग
  • प्रत्यय
  • समास
  • सन्धि
  • रस
  • छन्द
  • अलंकार
  • तद्भव-तत्सम
  • पर्यायवाची
  • विलोम
  • अनेकार्थक
  • समरूपी भिन्नार्थक शब्द
  • वाक्यांशों के स्थान पर एक शब्द
  • अशुद्ध वाक्यों को शुद्ध करना
  • लिंग
  • काल
  • क्रिया
  • अपठित बोध
  • प्रसिद्ध कवि
  • लेखक एवं उनकी प्रसिद्ध रचनायें
  • हिन्दी भाषा में पुरस्कार, आदी

UP Police Syllabus for Numerical Ability

In the Numerical Aptitude sections, questions related to general mathematics are asked. Candidates are expected to study and revises the following topics with proper understanding

  • Number System
  • Average & Percentage
  • Decimals and Fraction
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Time and work
  • Use of Tables and Graphs
  • Time and Distance
  • Mensuration
  • Arithmetical computations
  • Miscellaneous

UP Police Syllabus for Mental Ability

For the Mental Ability section, logical reasoning questions are asked. These are indeed challenging questions but keeping mind cool and dealing it with proper understanding surely helps.

  • Logical Diagrams
  • Analogy
  • Word and alphabet
  • Letter and number series
  • Direction sense
  • Symbol- Relationship interpretation
  • Logical interpretation of data
  • The forcefulness of arguments
  • Common Sense Test
  • Perception Test

UP Police Syllabus for Intelligence Quotient Test

The points covered in the Intelligence Test below:

  • Series Completion test
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Spotting out dissimilar
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Blood Relations
  • Problems based on alphabets
  • Time Sequence Test
  • Venn Diagram·
  • Direction Sense Test
  • Relationship & Analogy Test
  • Arranging in order
  • Mathematical Ability Test

UP Police Syllabus for Mental Aptitude

The topics for Mental Aptitude are as below:

  • Public Interest
  • Law & Order
  • Gender Sensitivity
  • Interest Profession
  • Mental Toughness
  • Sensitivity towards minorities & underprivileged
  • Crime Control
  • Rule of Law
  • Communal Harmony
  • Ability of Adaptability
  • Professional Information
  • Police System
  • Contemporary Police Issues

UP Police Syllabus for Reasoning Ability

The topics under UP Police Reasoning Ability are as below:

  • Analogies
  • Similarities
  • Differences
  • Verbal and figure classification
  • Skills to deal with abstract concepts and symbols and their relevance
  • Arithmetical reasoning
  • Arithmetical number series
  • Space visualization
  • Visual memory
  • Observation
  • Discrimination
  • Analysis and Judgment
  • Problem-solving
  • Relationship
UP Police Admit Card

UPPRPB SI Admit Card

The Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board (UPPRPB) releases the admit card for the recruitment exams to be conducted posts of sub-inspector (SI). The admit cards released on their official websites

How to Download Admit Card:

Step 1: Visit the official website,

Step 2: On the homepage, select on the admit card link

Step 3: Log-in using credentials

Step 4: Admit card will available, download and save it to your drive.

Step 5: Take a hard copy of the admit card for further use.

Step 6: In case of any error on the admit card; one should reach out to the authority to avoid any further problem.

UP Police Selection Process

UP Police SI Vacancies 2020 Selection Process

The authority recruits most eligible candidates based on their overall performance and marks in all the following stages.

Stage 1. Online written test

It is an objective Type paper with 160 multiple choice questions of 400 marks and 120 minutes.

Subject Name No. of Ques. Max. Marks Duration
General Hindi 40 100 2 hrs
Basic Law/ Constitution/ General Knowledge 40 100
Numerical & Mental Ability Test 40 100
Mental Aptitude Test/ I.Q Test/ Reasoning Test 40 100
Total 160 400 120 minutes

Stage 2. Document Verification (DV) and Physical Standards Test (PSI)

In this Stage, all the documents submitted by the candidate during the application procedure are verified. All Physical eligibility standards are also tested.

Stage 3. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

The third Stage checks the fitness of the candidate.

Race Distance Duration
Male 4.8 Kilometers 28 Minutes
Female 2.4 Kilometers 16 Minutes

Stage 4. Medical Examination

In this stage, all the medial requirements of the candidates are checked.

Stage 5. Skill Test/ Personal Interview

This is the final stage where a candidates capability to handle situations and task are tested. It is advised to stay calm at the Interview round and be honest and confident with your responses.

UP Police Result

UP Police SI Civil Police Result 2020-21

Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment Board (UPPRPB) has favourably carried the written Examination for Sub Inspector Civil Police and other openings. The written examination and physical efficiency inspection was conducted on various dates at thousands of exam venues. UPPRPB will soon upload the UP Police Sub Inspector Civil Police Cut off 2020-21 on its official website,

Name of Board Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board (UPPRPB )
Name And No. of Vacancies 9534 Police SI & Civil Police
Article Category Exam Result
Date of UP Police SI Civil Police Exam Soon Available
Official website
Pay Scale Sub Inspector:- Rs. 9300-34,800
Grade Pay Rs. 4200/-

It was the most critical examination for UP state job pursuers. More than 5 lakh aspirants have successfully appeared in this written Examination process.

How to check UP Police SI Civil Police Result 2020

  • All candidates should visit on UPPRPB official website.
  • UP Police SI Civil Police Result 2020-21 link will be displayed on the home-page; click on it to proceed further.
  • Then Submit the required credentials, i.e. the Roll No. or Registration No. & security code in the Result box.
  • After submitting, UP Police SI Civil Police Result 2020 will be proclaimed in pdf format in front of you.
  • Check the Scorecard and Cut off the table.
  • Save the Result Copy and must take a print out of it for future uses.

UP Police SI Civil Police Result cum Expected Cut Off Marks 2020

After the written examination, all candidates want to check their written exam marks and minimum cut off. As per official information, the board will upload the Answer keys for all A, B, C, and D of this written examination. All appeared candidates can estimate their marks after matching their answers with the official Answer key.

The following table displays the expected cut off from the previous year's examinations and some expert tuition centres.

Category Male Ex-Serviceman Freedom Fighter Female
General 318.7223 169.7867 258.7226 293.1905
OBC 310.6374 - 187.2336 274.0417
SC 288.0842 - 208.0844 229.7865
ST 256.1694 - 236.1694 167.2336
UP Police FAQs


Ques. Is it necessary to pass all the stages?

Ans: Yes, all the stages are the test to analyze the candidate's overall development and is, therefore, becomes essential to qualify all the stages.

Ques. What is the best time to start planning?

Ans. There is no specific time. It varies from candidate to candidate. However, it is advised to prepare a daily bit by bit for all the subjects.

Ques. Is there any re-correction facility from the authority?

Ans. Regarding this, the authority will share the official date. It is suggested to check the official websites and stay updated with the latest news.

Ques. What all perks come along with the post?

Ans. As it is a government job, all the perks and advantages of being a government employee are available for qualified candidates.

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


how to prepare for up police constable exam?
kavita rani

Hi Prahasti. All the test takers must do more mock tests to do well in the exam. Go through the Practice Tests for free during the preparation time before the exam. Refer here to get more details.

how to crack up police constable exam?
kavita rani

Hi Prahasti. Candidates must do more mock tests, prepare a well-versed prepartion strategy, do last year papers, etc.  to do well in the exam.

avinash sahu
how to prepare for up police si exam?
kavita rani

Hi Aviinash. Candidates must do more mock tests, last year papers, to do well in the exam. Go through the test series for free during the preparation time before the exam. Refer here to get more details.

ashu kumar
My age is 17 now but next year in August I will 18 Can I able to fill this form Pls reply

Dear Ashu Kumar

Greetings from Collegedunia. You can appear in UPP SI and Platoon Commander if you have passed Graduation with 50% aggregate marks from any recognized University. The maximum age limit is 28 years and for the reserved category is 33 years of age. For more details, kindly go through this link – UP Police SI and Platoon Commander Eligibility Criteria 2021