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The Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment & Promotion Board (UPPRPB) will initiate the UP Police Constable 2023 Recruitment in the month of December 2023, tentatively. UPPRPB will recruit 62,424 vacancies for roles including Male & Female Constables, Male Firemen, Sub-Inspectors (SI), Radio Operators, Jail Warders, and other positions. The official notification will provide the exact distribution of vacancies. The eligible and interested male & female candidates can begin with their preparation for the recruitment process.

Important Dates

The UP Police Recruitment 2023-24 brings forth a significant opportunity for individuals seeking a career in the Uttar Pradesh Police Force. With the anticipated release of the official notification in December 2023, aspirants can prepare to embark on the application process and subsequent recruitment stages. The following table outlines the important dates for the UP Police Vacancy 2023-24. 

UP Police Constable Important Dates



Releasing of Official Notification

23, December 2023

Starting Date for Online Registration

27, December 2023

Last Date for Online Registration

16 January, 2024

UP Police Admit Card

To be Announced

UP Police Written Test

11 February, 2024

UP Police Result

To be Announced

UP Police Physical Test

To be Announced

UP Police Final Result

To be Announced

Download Notifications PDF

Download Notifications PDF

Selection Process

The Recruitment for the year 2023-24 involves a structured selection procedure comprising the following phases:

  • Written Exam
  • PST (Physical Standard Test) and PET (Physical Efficiency Test) Exam
  • Document Verification (DV) Process
  • Medical Exam

Eligibility Criteria

Education Qualification

  • UP Police Constable - The candidate should be 12th pass or intermediate till the last date of form submission from any recognized board Or any equivalent qualification approved by the Government.
  • UP Police SI - The candidate must have a graduate degree in any stream from UGC recognized University/Institute to be eligible for UP Police recruitment.

Age Limits – Age limits for this post for male candidate must have attained the age of 18 years and must not have attained the age of 22 years For Female candidate must have attained the age of 18 years and must not have attained the age of 25 years.

Syllabus & Exam Pattern

The UP Police Constable Exam Pattern outlines the distribution of questions and marks across various sections of the exam. Candidates preparing for this recruitment must acquaint themselves with this pattern to strategize their study plan effectively. The exam comprises four sections – General Science, General Hindi, Numerical & Mental Ability Test, and Mental Aptitude Test/Intelligence Quotient Test/Reasoning.

UP Police Constable Exam Pattern

Section Name

No. of Questions


General Knowledge



General Hindi



Numerical & Mental Ability Test



Mental Aptitude Test/ IQ Test/ Reasoning






  • The UP Police Exam will be conducted for 300 marks.
  • The questions will be in Multiple Choice-Type Question (MCQ) type.
  • Each question will be of 2 marks and there will be a negative marking on 0.5 marks for each wrong answer.

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

In order to be considered for selection, candidates must necessarily qualify the UP Police Physical Efficiency Test. The details of the PET are given below.

Test Event 

For Males

For Females


4.8 km in 25 minutes

2.4 km in 14 minutes

High Jump

4 feets

3 feets

Long Jump

12 feets

9 feets

Shot Put

16 pound for 16 Feet

12 Pound for 10 feet

Physical Standards

Candidates must satisfy the following physical measurements in order to be eligible for the UP Police Recruitment.


Minimum Height (cm)

Women Candidates

152 (ST-147)



ST Males


Chest Measurements (Only for male candidates) will be as follows:


Chest Expanded (cm)

Chest Unexpanded (cm)








The topic-wise complete syllabus for the written examination of the UP Police selection process is mentioned in the table below.

General Knowledge -  General Science, History of India, Indian Constitution, Indian Cconomy and culture, Indian Agriculture, Commerce and Trade, Population, Environment and Urbanization, Indian Geaography and World Geography and natural,  Resources, Specific Information regarding Education Sulture and Social practices of Uttar Pradesh, Revenue, Police and General administrative,  System in Uttar Pradesh, Human Rights, Internal Security and Terroris, relations  between India and its Neighboring countries, National and Contemporary topics of International importance,  National and International Organization, Demonetization and its impact, Cyber Crime, Goods and Service Tax, Awards and Honours, Countries / Capitals / Currencies, Important Days, Research and Discovery, Books and their Authors, media Communication.

Hindi and Grammar

  • सामान्य हिन्दी - अपठित गद्यांश, अलंकार, रस, समास, पर्यायवाची शब्द, विलोम शब्द , तत्सम एवं तद्भव, सन्धि, मुहावरें लोकोक्तियों के अर्थ, वाक्यांशों के लिए एक शब्द, अशुद्ध वाक्यों को शुद्ध करना, लिंग, वचन, कारक, त्रुटि से सम्बंधित अनेकार्थी शब्द, अव्यय, सर्वनाम, विशेषण, क्रिया, काल , वाच्य , उपसर्ग , प्रत्यय ,विराम-चिह्न, छन्द आदि। हिन्दी और अन्य भारतीय भाषाएं , हिंदी व्याकरण का मौलिक ज्ञान – हिंदी वर्णमाला , समरूपी भिन्नार्थक शब्द , प्रसिद्ध कवि, लेखक एवं उनकी  प्रसिद्ध रचनाए, हिंदी भाषा मे पुरस्कार, विविध ।

Numerical and Mental ability

  • Numerical Ability- Number System, Ratio and Proportion, Decimal and fraction, HCL and LCM, SI & CI, Discount, Mensuration, Profit & Loss, Partnership, Time and work, Time and Distance, Use of Table and Graph, Simplification, Percentage, Average, Arithmetical Computations and other analytical functions, Miscellaneous.
  • Mental Ability – Logical Diagram, word formation test, Letter and number series, word and alphabet analogy, common sense test, direction sense test, determining implied meanings, Symbol – Relationship Interpretations, Preception Test, Logical interpretation of data, Forcefulness of argument, Miscellaneous.

Mental Aptitude, IQ and Reasoning Ability

  • Mental Aptitude Public interest, Law and order, Communal harmony, crime control, rule of law, ability of adaptability, professional information (basic level), Police System, Contemporary police issue and law and order, interest in profession, mental toughness, sensitivity towards minorities and underprivileged, gender sensitivity.
  • I.Q. Relationship and analogy test, spotting out the dissimilar, series completion test, coding and decoding test, directive sense test, Blood relation, problem based on alphabet, time sequence test, Venn Diagram and chat type test, mathematical ability test and arranging in order.
  • Reasoning ability Analogies, similarities, Difference, Space visualization, problem solving, analysis judgment, Decision making, visual memory, Discrimination, observation, relationship, concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, Abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationship.

Exam Analysis

The UP Police Constable exam 2023 is yet to be conducted. Till then, candidates can refer to the analysis of the UP Police Constable exam held on June 18 to 19, 2018. Candidates can check out the overall UP Police Constable exam analysis from the table given below:


Difficulty Level

General Knowledge


Mental ability , IQ and Reasoning ability


Numerical and Mental ability


General Hindi

Easy to Moderate


Easy to Moderate

Admit Card

The candidates can download admit card from the official website of UP Police vacancies by following the steps given below:

  • Visit the official website @ uppbpb.gov.in.
  • Click on the Admit Card link.
  • A new login page appears on the screen.
  • Enter Your Registration Number, Date of Birth, Gender, and verification code as displayed on the screen.
  • After entering the required login details click on Download Admit Card.
  • The admit card is displayed on your screen.
  • Download and take a printout of your admit card for future reference.

Preparation Tips

  • Understand the Syllabus and Exam Pattern Familiarize yourself with the UP Police Services syllabus and exam pattern. When you know the question distribution you can focus your efforts and study efficiently.
  • Create a Study Plan Develop a well-structured study plan that covers all the subjects and topics and allocate sufficient time for each topic based on your strengths and weaknesses.
  • Gather Study Materials Collect reliable study materials, including textbooks, reference books, online resources, and previous years’ question papers with good study materials you can easily understand the concepts and practice different types of questions.
  • Time Management Practice solving questions within a time limit to improve your speed and accuracy. Time yourself while solving mock tests and practice papers to assess your performance.
  • Take Mock Tests Regularly take mock tests and solve practice papers to assess your progress. They help you identify weak areas that need improvement.
  • Revision Revise important topics and formulas regularly to reinforce your understanding and memory.
  • Stay Informed Keep yourself updated with current affairs and general knowledge. Read newspapers, watch the news, and follow relevant websites to stay informed about the latest happenings.
  • Stay Healthy Take care of your physical and mental well-being. Get enough sleep, eat a balanced diet, and engage in regular physical exercise.
  • Regular Exercise As the process requires you to clear a physical test, regularly practice of high jumps, run long distance to keep your body fit and energized.
  • Seek Guidance If you find any topic challenging or have doubts, don’t hesitate to seek guidance from teachers, mentors, or online forums. Clarify your doubts to enhance your understanding and confidence.

Apply Online

  • Visit the official website of UP Police by going to http://uppbpb.gov.in/.
  • On the homepage, locate and click on the link labeled “UP Police Constable Vacancy”.
  • Carefully read and understand the provided instructions and guidelines before proceeding further with the application.
  • Complete the Registration form by accurately entering all the required information.
  • Log in using the assigned registration ID and password after successfully registering.
  • Upload scanned copies of necessary documents, including educational certificates, identity proof, and passport-sized photographs. Ensure they adhere to the prescribed format and size as indicated in the instructions.
  • Pay the application fee using the available online payment methods. Once done, click on the submit button to proceed.
  • For your records, obtaining a printout of the finalized application form and the payment receipt is recommended.


What is the eligibility criterion for educational qualifications in UP Police Constable Recruitment?
Ans. Candidates need to have completed their 12th grade (10+2) or intermediate education from a recognized board or hold an equivalent qualification approved by the Government.

What is the selection process for UP Police Constable Recruitment?
Ans. The selection process involves stages such as an online written exam, Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Measurement Test (PMT), Detailed Medical Examination (DME), and Document Verification.

Which Website will host the UP Police Notification?
Ans. You need to visit uppbpb.gov.in to download the notification.

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