Punjab Police invites Online applications from eligible male and female candidates for direct recruitment of male and female constables in District Police Cadre and Armed Police Cadre of Punjab Police.
Police Constable in District Police Cadre and Armed Police Cadre of Punjab Police: 7416 Vacancies [6252 Male Constables, and 1164 Female Constables]
While submitting the Common Application Form (CAF) candidates will be asked to specify whether they want to apply for District Police Cadre only, Armed Police Cadre only, and Both District Police Cadre and Armed Police Cadre.
Starting Date for Submission of Online Application: 31-May-2016
Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 21-June-2016
Last Date for Deposit of Admission Fee: 23-June-2016
Pay Scale: Rs. 10300-34800/- plus Grade Pay of Rs. 3200/-, and other allowances as admissible
Age Limit: Minimum 18 years and Maximum 28 years as on 01-January-2016. However, relaxation in upper age limit for Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes, Backward Classes, and Ex-Servicemen candidates are applicable as per government orders.
Qualification: Candidates must have passed Intermediate 10+2 or its equivalent examination from a recognized Education Board/ University. Earlier, candidate must have passed Matriculation examination with Punjabi as one of the compulsory or elective subjects or any other equivalent examination in Punjabi language.
Note: In case of Ex-Servicemen, the minimum educational qualifications shall be Matriculation.
Rs 100/- for SC/ ST/ BC category candidates
Rs. 400/- for General category candidates
Ex-Servicemen candidates are exempted form payment of application fees.
Candidates can deposit the fees online through Net Banking, Credit/ Debit card payment; OR offline manually by taking the print-out of the Fee Challan Form online after generation of unique Registration ID. In case of Offline mode of payment, candidates can deposit the fee in any HDFC Bank branch with the Fee Challan Form in cash at the HDFC Bank counter. Candidate can also deposit the fee in cash at the Police SAANJH Kendras with the Fee Challan Form.
How to Apply: Apply Online Here
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected on the basis of Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and the Physical Screening Test (PST). Candidates who qualify the Physical Measurements and the Physical Screening Test, each Range/ Zonal/ Commissionerate Recruitment Board will draw up a Preliminary Merit List, separately for the District Police Cadre and Armed Police Cadre, on the basis of the Marks obtained by the candidates in the Height measurement and the Educational qualifications (30 Marks).
Central Recruitment Board will combine all the Preliminary Merit Lists submitted by the Range/ Zonal/ Commissionerate Recruitment Boards and draw up three separate Statewide Preliminary Merit Lists, one each for (1) District Police Cadre – Male, (2) District Police Cadre – Female, and (3) Armed Police Cadre – Male.
On the basis of merit position in the Statewide Preliminary Merit Lists, the Central Recruitment Board shall select candidates for Interview-cum-Personality Test. The Interview-cum-Personality Test shall be of 04 marks.
The candidates shall appear at the same Recruitment Centre for their Interview-cum-Personality Test where they had earlier appeared for the Physical Test (Range/ Commissionerate and Zonal Recruitment Centres).
Candidates appearing for Interview-cum-Personality Test, are suggested to bring all their relevant certificates and supporting documents, in original, along with at least one self-attested photocopy of each.
The Final Merit List which shall be prepared by adding the marks obtained in the Height measurement (15 marks), Educational qualifications (15 marks) and Interview-cum-Personality Test (4 marks).
Admit Card: Roll numbers shall be allotted to the eligible candidates and Bar-coded Admit Cards will be sent to the registered email ID in the last week of June 2016. Admit Cards shall also be downloaded from the website of the Punjab Police at www.punjabpolicerecruitment.in