Punjab Police Constable Exam Date- Overview, Exam Day, Selection Process

The Punjab Police Recruitment Board has invited applications through its Advt. No 02 of 2021 dated 16/0/2021.   The advertisement is for the vacancies for 2021 for the position/ post of Constable in Punjab Police.  Anyone can view the notification at the link mentioned below and even download it. The link for the Notification is here.

After the online application process for the post of Punjab Police Constable has been completed, the Examination Board will announce the Punjab Police Constable Exam Date.  All candidates who have successfully applied online and have provided complete information must keep a watch on the official website of the Examination Board for the announcement of the Examination date.

Punjab Police Constable Exam Date: Overview

According to the Punjab Police website, some important details for the Punjab Police Constable Exam are given in the table below:

Information / ActivitiesVacancies / Link / Tentative Dates
Total Numbers of VacanciesDistrict Police Cadre: 2015 (Of these, 658 posts stand reserved for women)
Armed Police Cadre: 2343 (Of these, 765 posts stand reserved for women)
Link to the Recruitment Portalhttps://iur.ls/punjabpolicerecruitment2021
Online Registration of ApplicationLink accessible start from 9:00 PM on 16/07/2021
Last date of RegistrationTill 11:55 PM on 31/08/2021 (extended to 22/08/2021 till 11.55 PM)
Download Detailed Advertisementhttp://punjabpolice.gov.in/PDFViwer.aspx?pdfFileName=~/writereaddata/UploadFiles/OtherFiles/AdvertisementforCT.pdf 
Helpline Number (Toll – Free)18002102565  9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (Monday to Saturday)
Punjab Police Constable Exam DateWritten Test shall be conducted on the 25th of September 2021 and the 26th of September 2021.
Date for Physical Measurement Test and Physical Screening TestTo be Announced

Punjab Police has extended the last date for applying for the vacancies for the post of Constable from 15/08/2021 to 31/08/2021 till 11.55 PM.  

Punjab Police Constable Exam Day

The Written Examination for the Punjab Police Constable is scheduled to be held on the 25th of September 2021 and the 26th of September 2021.  Candidates must reach well in time so that they can complete all their formalities before the Examination begins.  Those who are late for the Examination will not be allowed entry into the examination venue.

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Punjab Police Constable Exam Date and Selection Process

The selection process for the Punjab Police Constable recruitment consists of two stages. The first stage is a Written Test which will be an objective type test.  It will be an offline test and will be OMR-based. The type of questions will be multiple-choice questions. There will be 100 questions in the paper, and each question will be for 1 mark.  Candidates can take the Written Test paper in either Punjabi or English as it will be bi-lingual.

In the second stage of the recruitment process, candidates for Punjab Police Constable must first go for Document Scrutiny.  If the documents are found in order, the candidate moves to the Physical Measurement Test.  Candidates who clear and qualify in PMT will qualify to move to the next test, the Physical Screening Test or PST.  Candidates must remember that the Physical Measurement Test and the Physical Screening Test will both be qualifying by nature.

For the Written Test, the date shall be announced on the official website of the Examination Board.  The website for the recruitment portal is here. Candidates must keep visiting the official website for all data-related announcements.

The date for the Written Test has been fixed for the 25th of September 2021 and the 26th of September 2021.

The date for the second stage tests will be announced after the process of the Written Test is completed.

What to Carry to the Written Exam Venue on the Day of the Punjab Police Constable Exam

About a week prior to the Written Exam, Admit Card will be issued to candidates.  All candidates are supposed to download the Admit Card and also print it.  The hard copy of the Admit Card will be the pass to the Examination Hall on the day of the Written Examination.  It also has the date and venue for your Written Exam, along with the time.  When you go for the Written Examination, you must carry your admit card with you.  You must also take with you any one of the following Photo Identity Proofs:

  • Aadhaar Card
  • Indian Driving Licence
  • Indian Passport 
  • PAN card
  • Voter Identity card

In the absence of a Photo Identity Proof, or if the Photo Identity Proof is not found to be in order, entry to the Examination Hall will be prohibited to the candidate even if the candidate has a valid Admit Card. 

Document Scrutiny, Physical Measurement Test, and Physical Screening Test

During the second stage of the Punjab Police Constable selection process, there are three sections that the candidate has to go through – Document Scrutiny, Physical Measurement Test, and Physical Screening Test.  Even on this Punjab Police Constable exam date, entry to the venue will require an Admit Card, specifically issued for this purpose.  The admit card that was issued for the Written Exam will not be valid on this exam date.  Prior to this Punjab Police Constable exam date, the fresh Admit Card will be made available for those candidates who have qualified in the Written Exam.  The Admit Card will be available on the recruitment portal. Candidates will have qualified to move to the second stage of the selection process will have to print the Admit Card and carry it to the venue of the Exam as specified on the Admit Card.  The board will also specify the date and time on the Admit Card. 

Conclusion

Now that you know the Punjab Police Constable exam date and what you need to carry to gain entry to the Examination Hall on the Exam date, it will be good to prepare in advance and have your Photo ID Proof ready.

FAQ

When will the Punjab Police Constable Exam Date be declared?

The first Punjab Police Constable Exam date will be announced after the online registration process has been completed.   This will be the date for the Written Exam. The second Exam date will be declared after the Written Exam process is complete and the list of candidates who have qualified for the second round of the selection process has been declared.  This exam date will be for Document Scrutiny, Physical Measurement Test, and Physical Screening Test.

What has been fixed as the Written Exam date for the Punjab Police Constable selection process?

Written Test for Punjab Police Constable shall be conducted on the 25th of September 2021 and the 26th of September 2021.


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