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Delhi Police Recruitment 2022: Latest News, Eligibility, Salary & Vacancies

September 8, 2022

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This article will discuss the details of Delhi Police Recruitment like Official Notification, Exam date, Eligibility criteria, Application fees, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Result, Cutoff, etc. So read the full article to know everything about this exam.

What is Delhi Police Recruitment Exam?

Delhi Police Recruitment exam is one of the most popular exams. It offers various posts to candidates such as Constable, Head Constable, Wireless Operator, Technical posts, etc. under the Delhi Police Department. The candidates who want to join the uniformed services can opt for this exam.

As we know that India’s capital New Delhi is the most populous metropolitan city of India. It requires a powerful force to control all the criminal and other activities that the force can handle. The Delhi Police is a law enforcement agency of Delhi which functions under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) of Govt. of India.

It has two wings – the preventive wing and investigating wing which work together to control the whole territory by any criminal activities, emergencies, and other suspicious activities.

The job profile of Delhi Police Head Constable or other posts is great and therefore, the candidates can feel proud to serve the nation. The candidates can get this job bypassing the competitive exam organized by the recruitment board.

SSC Delhi Police Exam Highlights

To know the important details of Delhi Police Recruitment, you can refer to the below table:

                    Particulars                       Details
Name of the examinationDelhi Police Recruitment 2021
Conducted bodyStaff Selection Commission (SSC)
Online application dateYet to be Released
Last dateYet to be Released
Eligibility Criteria10+2 pass or its equivalent
Age limit18 – 25 years (Age relaxation applicable)
Application fees Gen/EWS/OBC – Rs.100 SC/ST/ESM/Women – Nil
Mode of exam   Online (Computer Based Exam)
Selection ProcedureComputer Based Test (CBT) PET/PST test Medical examination
Exam duration        90 minutes or 1.5 Hours

About Delhi Police Recruitment Exam and the Conducting Body

The Delhi Police HC exam is conducted by Staff Selection Commission (SSC). The Staff Selection Commission is the second largest recruitment agency in the country after UPSC. It also conducts various other competitive exams for Group-B and Group-C, Non-Gazetted posts. It releases the official notification for the exam, and then the candidates can apply online to appear for the exam. You can more details about the exam conducting authority to refer the below table :

Exam Conducting Authority              Staff Selection Commission
Abbreviation                              SSC
  Framed                  04 November 1975
   Type    Central Government Recruitment Agency
  PurposeTo conduct various competitive exams for various posts in different departments
 Headquarter                          New Delhi
  Location        Lodhi Road, New Delhi – 110003
  Former Name        Subordinate Services Commission
  Chairman                  Sujata Chaturvedi, IAS
   Other Exams conducted by SSCCGL, CHSL, CPO, MTS, Delhi Police SI, Stenographer Grade – C, Junior Engineer, Selection Phase VIII, etc.
 Helpline Number            011-24363343, 24367526
  Official Website                  

Exam Notification and Latest News

The Staff Selection Commission will release the official notification for Delhi Police Constable (Executive) soon. Once they release the official notification, the eligible candidates can apply through the official website.

The candidates should read the full official notification carefully before applying for the exam. After the release of the notification, you can download it through the link.

The candidates who passed 10+2 are eligible to apply for this exam. The age limit of the candidates should be between 18 to 25 years. There is a relaxation in the upper age limit provided to candidates based on the category.

Also, the exam consists of four sections:

  • General Awareness/Current affairs
  • General Intelligence and Reasoning
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • Computer Awareness

The exam carries a total of 100 marks. To solve all these sections 90 minutes are provided to candidates. You have a negative marking scheme of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer. So, the candidates need to maintain the accuracy and speed to crack this exam with a good score.

SSC Delhi Police Constable (Executive) Notification 2022 Highlights:

You can get the complete details related to Delhi Police Constable (Executive) Recruitment through in the given table:

              Particulars                            Details
Name of Post        Delhi Police Constable (Executive)
Educational qualification                10+2 or its equivalent
Age limit18 – 25 years (Age relaxation is provided)
Application fees Gen/EWS/OBC – Rs. 100 SC/ST/ESM/Women – Nil
Exam mode              Online
Maximum marks                100
Exam duration     90 minutes or 1.5 hour
TopicsGeneral Intelligence and Reasoning Quantitative Aptitude GK/GA/CA Computer Awareness
Languages Available        Hindi and English
Selection ProcessOnline CBT exam Physical PET/PST test Medical Examination
Mark SchemeRight Answer – 1  Mark Wrong Answer – 0.25 (¼) (Negative Marking)
Salary            INR 21,700 – 69,100
Job location                    New Delhi

Important Dates for Delhi Police Recruitment

Furthermore to know about the SSC Delhi Police Constable (Executive) Recruitment in a summarized form you can refer to the below table:

                        Events                              Dates
Official NotificationVery soon
Online Registration DateYet To Be Announced
Last date to apply onlineTo be announced later
Last date for online paymentYet To Be Announced
Admit card Release DateYet To Be Announced
Date of the ExaminationIn the near Future
 Result dateYet To Be Announced

Delhi Police Recruitment 2022 Exam Date:

The examination schedule of the SSC Delhi Police Constable (Executive) 2022  is yet to be announced by the Staff Selection Commission recruitment board.

Application Fees

The application fees vary for different categories for the candidates. The candidates can pay the application fees through both online or offline modes. The online fees can be paid through net banking, UPI apps, Credit or debit card, etc.

However, for the offline payment, candidates need to go to the SBI bank branch and make a challan in favor of SSC.

The following table is the application fees details for SSC Delhi Police Constable (Executive) Exam

                      Category                      Application Fees (INR)
                  Gen/EWS/OBC                                Rs.100
SC/ST/ESM/All category female candidates                                  Nil

Eligibility Criteria

What is the required Educational Qualification?

To apply for Delhi Police Constable (Executive) the candidates must have a 10+2 pass or its equivalent. There are no criteria for minimum marks or percentage in 10+2.

In addition to that there are some relaxations in educational qualification for the below-mentioned category candidates:

  • Buglers, Bandsman, drivers, dispatch riders, mounted constables, and other personnel of Delhi Police are eligible to apply if they have passed Class 11.
  • Children of Delhi Police Personnel, deceased or retired police personnel of Delhi Police including multi-tasking staff are also eligible to apply if they have passed Class 11.

What are the Nationality criteria?

The candidates who want to apply for this recruitment must be a citizen of India.

Are there any essential requirements?

To apply for this post, the Male candidates must have,

  • A valid driving license for a motorcycle or car as of the date of PET and MT evaluation.
  • In contrast, the Learners License is not acceptable by the committee as an alternate to a driving license.

What is the Age limit?

As per the official notification, the minimum age of candidates should not be less than 18 years and the maximum age should not be more than 25 years. The age relaxation in the maximum age limit is given as per the rules.

Also, you can refer to the table below to know the  complete details of age relaxation provided to candidates :

                        Category Age relaxation
                          SC/ST5 years
                          OBC3 years
SC/ST – Candidates serving in Delhi Police DepartmentUp to 45 years of age
OBC – Candidates serving in Delhi Police DepartmentUp to 43 years of age
UR/Gen – Candidates serving in Delhi Police DepartmentUp to 40 years of age
Children of Delhi Police Personnel or Retired PersonnelUp to 29 years of age
Meritorious Sportsperson (represented state at national level in their respective sports)05 years
A widow or Divorced woman (woman who separated judiciary and not married again)05 years

Physical Standards

There is a different physical requirement for Male and Female candidates. It is mandatory to fulfill all the physical requirements for this post. Here we are discussing the physical standard in the detailed form:

For Male Candidates

UR/Gen candidates170 cm81 cm
ST candidates165 cm76 cm
Candidates residing in Hill areas such as – Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Kumaons, Marathas165 cm76 cm
Candidates belonging to the states – Nagaland, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, Manipur, Mizoram, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Tripura, Meghalaya, J & K, Leh, and Ladakh165 cm76 cm
Sons of Delhi Police Personnel or retired personnel including multi-tasking staff.165 cm76 cm

For Female Candidates

                      CategoriesHeight (minimum)
UR/Gen Candidates157 cm
SC/ ST candidates155 cm
Candidates residing in Hill areas – Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Kumaons, Marathas155 cm
Candidates belonging to the states – Nagaland, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura, Manipur, Mizoram, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Tripura, Meghalaya, J & K, Leh, and Ladakh).155 cm
Daughters of Delhi Police Personnel or retired personnel including multi-tasking staff152 cm
Note: There are no Chest standards for female candidates.

Physical Fitness Test: 1600m running

For both Male and Female candidates
 Age groupTime(Male)Time(Female)
Up to 30 years of age6 minutes8 minutes
30 – 40 years7 minutes9 minutes
More than 40 years8 minutes10 minutes

Long Jump

For both Male and Female Candidates
          Age Group  Distance (Male)Distance (Female)
  Up to 30 years of age14 feet 10 feet
        30 – 40 years13 feet9 feet
  More than 40 years12 feet8 feet

High Jump:

For both Male and Female Candidates
          Age Group          Height (Male)        Height (Female)
  Up to 30 years of age3 feet. 9 inches.3 feet.
        30 – 40 years3 feet. 6 inches.2 feet. 9 inches.
    More than 40 years3 feet. 3 inches.2 ft. 6 in.

What are other important requirements?

  • All the male aspirants should have a valid driving license for both two-wheeler and four-wheeler both. Although, the Learners License is not acceptable.
  • The candidates seeking reservation and relaxation should have valid certificates and all supporting documents for the same.

What is the Total Number of Vacancies?

The exact number of vacancies is released only after the official announcement. But by observing the previous year’s vacancies, the number of vacancies for 2022 is expected to be nearly 5000+. Also, the vacancies are distributed as per the reservation criteria of different categories.

What is the Salary for Delhi Police Constable?

The Delhi Police Constable (Executive) is a level 4 post under Group C. The salary for this post will be INR 21,700 to 69,100 per month. Along with basic pay, all the applicable allowances are provided as per the rules of the Government of India. The detailed salary structure is as follows:

Basic PayINR 21,700
House Rent Allowance (HRA)INR 5208
Dearness Allowance (DA)INR 6076
Travelling Allowance (TA)INR 4212
Food or Ration payINR 3636
Gross SalaryINR 40,842

What is the In-Hand Salary for the Delhi Police Constable (Executive)?

The gross salary of the Delhi Police Constable is INR 40,842. After all the deductions from the gross salary like National Pension Scheme, Martyrs fund, Health Insurance, etc. the in-hand salary for this post is nearly INR 37,824 per month.

What are the Perks and Benefits for the Delhi Police Constable (Executive)?

The candidates mostly prefer this job due to its benefits, perks, and facilities. The benefits, facilities, perks, etc. offered to Delhi Police employees are as follows :

                  Particulars                      Details/Stats
Dearness Allowance (DA)At present employees get 28% DA on the basic pay.
House Rent Allowance (HRA)At present employees get 24% on the basic pay
Travel Allowance (TA)                             —
Dress AllowanceINR 10,000
Other allowances like petrol, mobile expenses, etc.                              —
What is the selection procedure for the Delhi Police Constable (Executive)?

The selection procedure of the Delhi Police Constable (Executive) happens at four stages. The candidates need to clear all the stages to get the final offer for this post. The steps involved in the selection procedure are as follows:

  • First, you have to clear the Online exam
  • Second, you have to pass the Physical Fitness/Efficiency Test
  • Then, you have to pass the Medical Examination
  • Finally, you to go through the Document Verification

After the completion of all four steps, the final merit list of all the selected candidates will be announced.

What is the Delhi Police Recruitment – Exam Pattern?

To know the detailed exam pattern of the Delhi Police Constable, refer to the below details.

  • The online CBT exam consists of four sections.
  • All four sections contain a total of 100 questions.
  • Each question carries 1 mark.
  • There is a negative marking scheme for this exam.
  • Therefore, for every wrong answer, 0.25(¼) mark is reduced.

What is the Subject-wise weightage?

    Name of SectionTotal questionsMaximum marks
General Awareness/Current Affairs5050
General Intelligence and Reasoning Ability2525
Numerical Ability1515
Computer Awareness1010

Delhi Police Recruitment – Syllabus

The detailed syllabus for all four sections is discussed below. You can refer to the below details for the same :

Topics covered in General Awareness/Current Affairs:

  • Current Affairs – National and International
  • Indian History – Ancient Indian History, Medieval India, and Modern India History
  • Indian Constitution
  • Important political organization and posts.
  • Indian Geography
  • World Geography
  • Indian Economy
  • Capitals and Currency of countries
  • Famous historical places
  • Honors and Awards
  • Famous Persons
  • Books and Authors
  • Basic Science – Physics, Chemistry, Biology
  • Government schemes
  • Sports, etc.

Concepts for General Intelligence and Reasoning:

  • Analogy and Classification
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Number Series
  • Order and Ranking
  • Distance and Direction
  • Blood Relation
  • Syllogism
  • Venn diagram
  • Seating arrangement
  • Calendar
  • Clock
  • Mirror and water images
  • Counting of figure
  • Dice and cube
  • Data Sufficiency, etc.

Topics included in Numerical Ability:

  • Number System
  • LCM and HCF
  • Square and Cube roots
  • Surds and Indices
  • Average
  • Ratio and proportion
  • Percentage
  • Profit and loss
  • Discount
  • Partnership
  • Time and work
  • Boat and stream
  • Time, speed, and distance
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Height and distance
  • Mensuration
  • Geometry
  • Data Interpretation, etc.

Concepts covered in Computer Awareness:

  • Introduction to computer
  • Input and output devices
  • Generations of computers
  • MS Word
  • MS Excel
  • Elements of spreadsheets
  • Web browser
  • Programming languages
  • Internet
  • Network
  • SEO
  • URL, HTTP, FTP, etc.

Delhi Police Recruitment – Admit Card 2022:

The admit card is released 10- 15 days before the exam date. Once the admit card is released, the candidates can download them from the official SSC website.

What is the important information on admit cards?

  • Both the written exam and physical test needs admit card to enter the exam venue.
  • There are two different admit cards given to the candidates for the written exams and physical tests.
  • The candidates who qualify for the CBT exam are eligible to appear for the physical exam.
  • The candidates must read all the instructions carefully that are mentioned on the admit card.
  • The details you can find in the admit card are as follows:
  1. Name of the candidate
  2. Father’s name
  3. Date of birth
  4. Address
  5. Photograph
  6. Signature
  7. Date of the exam
  8. The name of the Exam center
  9. Reporting time
  10. Important instructions
Note: The candidates must check all the details carefully.

How to download the Delhi Police Constable Admit Card 2022?

Follow the steps to download the admit card for the Delhi Police Constable recruitment

1: Visit the official website.

2: Click on the “Admit card tab” that is available on top of the homepage.

3: Select your region and then click on the regional website.

4: Then click the link available with the title as  “status/download admit card for constable (Executive) Male and Female in Delhi Police 2022”.

5: Read the instructions carefully and then click “proceed to download the admit card.”

6: Then, enter the Registration number and your date of birth in the given space.

7: Finally, click on the “submit” button.

8: Download the admit card as a soft copy as well as a hard copy.

Delhi Police Recruitment – Result 2022

  • After the written exam, the results are announced in another two or three months.
  • The candidates check their scores on the result page.
  • If their marks are above the cut-off marks, then they are qualified for the Physical Efficiency Test.
  • The candidates can download the results through the official SSC website.
  • After four to five days of result declaration, the scorecard of candidates would be released.
  • The candidates can download their scorecard and check section-wise scores of the result.

How to download the Delhi Police Constable 2022- Results?

Following the given steps will help to download the results for The Delhi Police Constable 2022 Exam:

1: Visit the official website.

2: Go to the “Result” section and then select the “others” option.

3: Click on the “Delhi Police Constable (Male and Female) result from the 2022” link on the webpage.

4: Select the option “Download the Result”.

5: The result will be saved in PDF format and you can save the soft copy of the result.

6: From the given selected candidate list, you can check your “Name and Roll Number.”

7: If your Name and Roll number are present in this list, then you are selected for the next stage.

8: However, if you don’t find your Name and Roll Number, it means, you are not qualified for the written exam.

How to apply for Delhi Police Constable (Executive) 2022?

Following are the instructions to apply for the exam:

  1. The online application starts only after the release of the official notification.
  2. Before applying the candidates must read the notification carefully and check all the eligibility criteria required for this exam.
  3. While applying for the exam, the candidates should have all the required documents such as
  • 10th mark sheet
  • 12th mark sheet
  • Identity proof (Aadhar card, PAN card, Voter ID, Passport)
  • Domicile certificate
  • Caste/Category certificate (if applicable)
  • Recent color passport size photograph
  • Signature
  • Email Id
  • Mobile number

Steps to fill online application form for Delhi Police Constable (Executive) recruitment 2022:

Following the given steps will help you to apply  for The Delhi Police Constable Exam-2022:

1: Visit the official website of SSC.

2: Click the “New Registration” tab.

3: Fill in the required details, namely,

  • First name
  • Last name
  • Father’s name
  • Mother’s name
  • Gender
  • Category
  • Date of birth
  • ID proof
  • Educational qualification

4: Scan and Upload all the required documents in the mentioned size and format by the commission.

5: Before submitting, you can verify the details by clicking the “Preview” button.

6: At last, Click on the “Submit” option.

7: After submitting the application, you will receive your “Registration Number and Password” to your Mobile Number and Email.

8: With that information, Login into the official site.

9: On the website, select the “Apply Online for Delhi Police Constable Executive (Make and Female)” link.

10: Fill in the necessary details, and also upload the required documents.

11: Before the submission, you have to make payment for the application. (If applicable)

12: After payment, your application process is completed.

13: At last, click the option “Final submit.”

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

No.1: Who can apply for the Delhi Police Constable exam?

Answer –  Both male and female candidates are eligible to apply for the exam.

No.2: Is the Delhi Police Constable post Gazetted?

Answer – This is a level 4 post that comes under group C. Therefore, it is not Gazetted.

No.3: What is the age limit for this recruitment?

Answer – The age limit of candidates should be 18 to 25 years. However, age relaxation is provided in the upper age limit as per rules.

4: What is the salary of a Delhi Police Constable (Executive) employee?

Answer – The salary of the Delhi Police Constable (Executive) is between INR 21,700 to 69,100 per month.

No.5: Is there any negative marking in the Delhi Police Constable exam?

Answer- Yes, there is a 0.25 negative marking for every wrong answer in the Delhi Police Recruitment exam.

No.6: What is the application fee for the Delhi Police Constable exam?

  • For General/OBC/EWS category candidates  –  Rs.100
  • For SC/ST/ESM/Female candidates – Nil

No.8: What is the selection process for Delhi Police Constable Exam 2022?

Answer – The candidates are selected on passing the four-stage process mentioned here:

  • Online CBT exam
  • Medical examination
  • Document verification

No.9: Who conducts the Delhi Police Constable exam?

Ans – The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the Delhi Police Constable exam.

No.10: Is the Delhi Police Constable exam easy or tough?

Ans – This is the most popular competitive exam in the country. Lakhs of candidates register for this exam every year. It is possible to crack the exam with hard work, practice, and a consistent study plan.