UP Police Constable 2018: Exam Pattern, Syllabus & Previous Year Exam Analysis

UP Police Constable Recruitment 2018 : 49,568 Vacancies 

Dear aspirants,

Uttar Pradesh Govt. is once again in the good books of govt. job seeking aspirants as this time the state has given a pleasant surprise of 49, 568 vacancies for the post of Police Constable. The job post is flourishing in itself to attract the attention of the job aspirants. Speaking of UP Police Constable Recruitment 2018, the procurement to apply online has been started from today on 19 November 2018. Hurry up and run straight to your nearby Cybercafes to not lag behind in the competition. Last date to apply for the exam is 8 December 2018.

Start date to apply online : 19th November 2018
Last date to apply online: 8th December 2018

UP Police Constable Selection Procedure:-

The table provided below is the compilation of all the subjects mandatory for UP Police Constable Exam, number of questions and corresponding maximum marks.

1. Computer Based Examination

The below table denotes the classification of subjects and corresponding maximum marks for UP Police Exam.

Subject No. of Questions Marks Duration
General Knowledge 38 76 2 Hours
Mental Aptitude, IQ & Reasoning Ability 38 76
Numerical & Mental Ability 37 74
General Hindi 37 74
Total 150 300

Negative Marking: 0.5 marks

Exam will contain objective type multiple questions. Exam will be in bilingual language both Hindi and English

To make you understand the exam concept on a conspicuous note, we are providing topics asked from all the mandatory sections in UP Police Constable Exam 2018, referring to Advt. No. 1(112)2017-> 41,520 Vacancies, so that you may grasp a much needed idea of the exam pattern and syllabus in a convenient way to prepare for UP Police Constable 2018 Exam Advt. No. 1(138)2018 -> 49,568 Vacancies.

General Knowledge 

In UP Police Constable Exam 2018, referring to Advt. No. 1(112)2017> 41,520 Vacancies, Questions from History and Static Gk under GK Section were asked predominantly. Also Current Affair Section with 5 questions proved its prominence. 
Topic No of Questions
Sports 1
Biology 3
Geography 4
Polity 3
History 9
Current Affairs 5
Static 8
Total 38

Mental Aptitude, IQ & Reasoning Ability

Most number of questions were asked from Odd one out section whether it be figure based, number based or words related. Topics like Blood Relation, Series, Venn Diagram and Statements and Conclusions bagged the equivalent number of questions. Level of questions can be assumed easy to moderate on the basis of general parameters.

Topic No of Questions
Blood Relation 3
Series 3
Odd One Out 9
Venn Diagram 3
Mirror Image 2
Analogy 7
Water Image 1
Cube 1
Statements & Conclusions 3
Missing Term 2
Coding Decoding 4
Total 38

Numerical & Mental Ability

In UP Police Constable Exam 2018, Numerical & Mental Ability was of Easy-Moderate Level. Most of the questions were asked from Analogy & Series.

Topic No of Questions
Series 6
SI/ CI 3
Average 1
Time & Work 2
Time, speed & Distance 2
Mensuration 1
Analogy 6
Odd one out 1
Mathematical operations 1
Simplification 3
Ratio 1
Direction Sense Test 2
Data Sufficiency 3
 Percentage 2
Profit & Loss 2
Total 37

General Hindi

UP Police Constable Exam 2018, Hindi language section was of easy to moderate level. There was 1 Reading Comprehension(गद्यांश) with 5 questions based on it.

No of Questions
शुद्ध वर्तनी
विलोम / पर्यायवाची
लिंग परिवर्तन
तत्सम / तत्भव
एकवचन 1
सर्वनाम 1
क्रिया 1
काल 1
शब्दार्थ 2
उपसर्ग 1
प्रत्य 1
संधि-विच्छेद 1
वाच्य 1
अव्य 1
उपन्यास 1
वर्ण 1
ध्वनि 1
रस 1

2. Document Verification and Physical Standard Test

For Male:

Minimum height 168 cm 160 cm
chest measurement 79 cm (without expansion)
84 cm (with expansion)
77 cm (without expansion)
82 cm (with expansion)

For Female:

Minimum height 152 cm 147 cm
Minimum Weight 40 kg 40 kg

3. Physical Efficiency Test

Distance Time Limit
Male 4.8 km 25 min
Female 2.4 km 14 min

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