Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – Apply for 2000+ Constable, SI Posts

New Delhi, 7 February 2023 – Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – The Punjab Police Recruitment Board has invited applications for as many as 1,746 Constable and 288 Sub Inspector (SI) positions. 

While the application process for SI positions will begin at 7 pm on 7 February 2023,  registration for Constable vacancies will commence on 15 February 2023.

The deadline for direct recruitment to the position of Sub Inspector in the Punjab Police’s district police and armed police cadres is 28 February 2023. 

Applications for Constable posts must be submitted by 8 March 2023.

Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – Sub Inspector Posts – Overview

Posts
  • Sub-Inspector (District Police cadre)
  • Sub-Inspector (Armed Police cadre)
Total Vacancies 288
Starting Date of Application 7 February 2023
Last Date to Submit Application 28 February 2023
Where to Apply? punjabpolice.gov.in
Salary INR 35,400 per month
Age Limit
  • The candidate’s age must be between 18 and 28 years old as of 1 January 2023. 
  • Age restrictions shall be relaxed for applicants as per guidelines.
Educational Qualification The applicant should be a graduate of an accredited university or one that is equivalent.
Mandatory Qualification All applicants must have passed the Class 10 exam, where Punjabi was either a required or an optional subject.

Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – Eligibility and Selection Process for Sub Inspector Posts

Age Limit

The candidate’s age must be between 18 and 28 years old as of 1 January 2023. 

Age Relaxation

Category Relaxation
  • Scheduled Castes (SC)
  • Backward Classes
5 years
Ex-Servicemen Period of military service + 3 years
Serving employees of the Punjab government or of another state or central government 5 years

Physical Standards

Cadre Minimum Height Required (Male) Minimum Height Required (Female)
District Police 5 feet 7 inches 5 feet 2 inches
Armed Police 5 feet 7 inches 5 feet 2 inches

Selection Process
The three-stage selection procedure will include the following phases:

Stage 1 Three computer-based, multiple choice question type papers, namely Paper I, Paper II, and Paper III, will make up Stage I, with Paper III serving as a qualifying paper.
Stage 2
  • Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Physical Screening Test will make up Stage II (PST). 
  • PST, as well as PMT, shall both be qualifying in nature.
Stage 3 Document verification will be stage III.

Physical Measurement Test and Physical Screening Test

Candidates called for Stage II will have their height measured, and those who meet or exceed the minimum height requirement will be deemed to have passed the Physical Measurement Test.

The following events make up the Physical Screening Test, which is qualifying in nature:

Candidate Events in Physical Screening Test
Male candidates over 35 as of 1 January 2023, excluding Ex-Servicemen
  • Candidates must finish the 1600 meters run in 7:00 minutes. Only one chance will be provided.
  • Candidates must clear 3.65 metres in the long jump. Only three chances will be provided.
  • Candidates must clear 1.10 meters in the high jump. Only three chances will be provided.
Ex-Servicemen male candidates of age more than 35 years as of 1 January 2023
  • Candidates must finish 1400 meters walk and run in 12 minutes. Only one chance will be provided.
  • Candidates must finish 10 full squats within 3 minutes. Only one chance will be provided.
Female candidates
  • Candidates must finish the 800 meters run in 7:00 minutes. Only one chance will be provided.
  • Candidates must clear 2.75 meters in the long jump. Only three chances will be provided.
  • Candidates must clear 0.90 meters in the high jump. Only three chances will be provided.

Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – Application Fee for the Post of Sub Inspector

According to their respective categories, candidates must pay the following fees:

Category Application Fee 

(INR)

Examination Fee (INR) Total
(INR)
General 800 800 1600
Ex-Servicemen (ESM) of Punjab only/Lineal Descendants of ESM 750 0 750
SC/ST of all states, and Backward

Classes of Punjab

750 200 950
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) 750 200 950

Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – How to Apply for the Post of Sub Inspector?

Step 1) Candidates must visit the Punjab Police’s official website – punjabpolice.gov.in/


Step 2) Candidates must now click the “Recruitment” link located in the page’s lower left corner.


Step 3) Candidates must click on the Sub Inspector application link once it is available.

Step 4) Candidates must register themselves and proceed with the application process.

Step 5) Candidates must fill up the form, pay the application fee and upload the requisite documents.

Step 6) Candidates must submit the form and print it out for their reference.

Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – Constable Posts – Overview

A total of 1,746 Constable positions are up for filling in this recruiting campaign, and 570 of those posts are specifically reserved for female applicants.

Post Constable (District Police cadre) 
Total Vacancies 1746
Vacancies Reserved for Female Candidates 570
Starting Date of Application 15 February 2023
Last Date of Application 8 March 2023
Where to Apply? punjabpolice.gov.in
Salary INR 19,900 per month
Age Limit
  • The candidate’s age must be between 18 and 28 years old as of 1 January 2023. 
  • Age restrictions shall be relaxed for applicants as per guidelines.
Educational Qualification
  • The applicant must have passed Class 12 or its equivalent from a recognised board or university.
  • The minimal educational qualification for Ex-Servicemen shall be matriculation.
Mandatory Qualification All applicants must have passed the Class 10 exam, where Punjabi was either a

compulsory or an elective subject.

Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – Eligibility and Selection Process for Constable Posts

Age Limit

The candidate’s age must be between 18 and 28 years old as of 1 January 2023. 

Age Relaxation

Category Relaxation
  • Scheduled Castes
  • Backward Classes
5 years
Ex-Servicemen Period of military service + 3 years
Serving employees of the Punjab government or of another state or central government 5 years

Physical Standards

Cadre Minimum Height Required (Male) Minimum Height Required (Female)
District Police 5 feet 7 inches 5 feet 2 inches

Selection Process

The three-stage selection procedure will include the following phases:

Stage 1 Two computer-based, multiple choice question type papers, namely Paper I and Paper III, will make up Stage I, with Paper II serving as a qualifying paper.
Stage 2
  • Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Physical Screening Test will make up Stage II (PST). 
  • PST, as well as PMT, shall both be qualifying in nature.
Stage 3 Document verification will be stage III.

Physical Measurement Test and Physical Screening Test

Candidates called for Stage II will have their height measured, and those who meet or exceed the minimum height requirement will be deemed to have passed the Physical Measurement Test.

The following events make up the Physical Screening Test, which is qualifying in nature:

Candidate Physical Screening Test
Male candidates over 35 as of 1 January 2023, excluding Ex-Servicemen
  • Candidates must finish 1600 meters race in 6 minutes 30 seconds. Only one chance will be provided.
  • Candidates must clear 3.80 meters in the long jump. Only three chances will be provided.
  • Candidates must clear 1.10 meters in the high jump. Only three chances will be provided.
Ex-Servicemen male candidates of age more than 35 years as of 1 January 2023
  • Candidates must complete 1400 meters walk and run in 12 minutes. Only one chance will be provided.
  • Candidates must complete 10 full squats within 3 minutes. Only one chance will be provided.
Male candidates over 35 as of 1 January 2023, excluding Ex-Servicemen
  • Candidates must complete 800 meters race in 4 minutes and 30 seconds. Only one chance will be provided.
  • Candidates must clear 3.00 meters in the long jump. Only three chances will be provided.
  • Candidates must clear 0.95 meters in the high jump. Only three chances will be provided.
Ex-Servicemen female candidates of age more than 35 years as of 1 January 2023 Candidates must complete 800 meters run in 6 minutes. Only one chance will be provided.

Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – Application Fee for the Post of Constable

According to their respective categories, candidates must pay the following fees:

Category Application Fee
(INR)
Examination Fee
(INR)
Total
(INR)
General 450 650 1,100
Ex-Servicemen (ESM) of Punjab only/Lineal Descendants of ESM 500 0 500
SC/ST of all states and Backward

Classes of Punjab 

450 150 600
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) 450 150 600

Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – How to Apply for the Post of Constable?

Step 1) Candidates must visit the Punjab Police’s official website – punjabpolice.gov.in/.

Step 2) Candidates must now click the link that reads “Recruitment” located in the page’s lower left corner.


Step 3) Candidates must click on the Constable application link once it is available.


Step 4) Candidates must register themselves.

Step 5) Candidates must fill up the form, pay the application fee and upload the required documents.

Step 6) Candidates must submit the form and print it out for their reference.

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Punjab Police Recruitment 2023 – FAQs

Q1) How many posts of Constable are available in the Punjab Police in 2023?

The Punjab Police Recruitment Board has invited applications for as many as 1,746 Constable positions in 2023.

Q2) How many posts of Sub Inspector are available in the Punjab Police recruitment 2023?

The Punjab Police Recruitment Board has invited applications for as many as 288 Sub Inspector (SI) positions in 2023.

Q3) What is the last date to apply for the position of Sub Inspector in the Punjab Police recruitment 2023?

The last date to apply for the position of Sub Inspector in the Punjab Police recruitment 2023 is 28 February.

Q4) What is the last date to apply for the position of Constable in the Punjab Police recruitment 2023?

The last date to apply for the position of Constable in the Punjab Police recruitment 2023 is 8 March.

 

 

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