UP SI Vacancy 2021 | 9534 Vacancies To Be Filled by UPPRPB

UP Police recruitment brings in one of the most fierce competition among many other governments in India. UP Police Recruitment & Promotion Board (UPPRPB) has released the UP Police SI Recruitment Notification for 9534 UP SI Vacancies. Within the total of 9534 vacancies are available out of which 9027 are for SI Posts, 484 for Platoon Commander and 23 for Fire Service Second Officer Posts. Candidates can check the notification @uppbpb.gov.in or download the notification PDF here. Check the application procedure, selection process, important dates, educational qualification, age limit, salary and important links in this blog below.

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UP SI Vacancy 2021

Seems like UPPRPB is all set to start the recruitment of sub-inspectors as it has made all arrangements to conduct the online assessments for 9534 posts. This UP SI Vacancy has been the largest sub-inspector recruitment in UP police in the last few years. Let’s have a look at the past UP SI Vacancy over the years. Here is the official document directing towards the expected 9534 UP SI vacancies in coming days. 

Post Name No. of Vacancy (Released Earlier)
Sub Inspector Civil Police 9027
Platoon Commander/Sub Inspector Armed Police (Male) 484
Fire Service Second Officer (Male) 23
Total SI Posts 9534 Posts

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Download The UP Police SI Recruitment 2020 RFQ Notice


UP SI Recruitment Notification – Overview

Recruiting Body UPPRPB
Application Window Apr 1st 2021 to Apr 30, 2021
Vacancy 9534
State Uttar Pradesh
Posts Announced SI, Platoon and Fire Service Second Officer
Organization UP Police
Education Qualification Graduate
Official Website Apply online @uppbpb.gov.in starting 01 April 2021

UP SI Vacancy – Last Year Vacancy Trends

The graph below shows the prominent UP Police SI vacancy as per UP SI Notifications in the years of 2015, 2016, 2018, and 2020. Although few of them were cancelled and restarted again, these were the most significant of all UP SI Direct Recruitments. 

In the year 2015, the Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board had invited applications for 2064 Sub Inspector Posts. The board was excepting offline application till 20 October 2015 that year.


In the year 2016, UP Police issued a notification for recruitment of 3307 Sub Inspector posts. Eligible candidates could apply offline on prescribed application format on or before 15-07-2016.

In the late 2018, 5623 SI vacancy was released but the exam was not conducted due to some reasons. This recruitment also included 484 Platoon Commander/SI AP and 23 Fire Service Second Officer. Total vacancy then became 6130.

Finally, COVID-19 delayed the recruitment process and UPPRPB decided to increase the number of vacancy to 9534 and aspirants are awaiting the notification. Keep visiting this space for timely updates on UP SI recruitment and vacancy details. 


UP Police SI Vacancy 2020 | Selection Process

Till last recruitment UP Police was following the said selection process, exam pattern, and syllabus. If there will be any changes in the process it will be updated here.

  1. Online Written Examination
  2. Documentation & Physical Standard Test (PST)
  3. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  4. Medical Test

UP Police SI Vacancy 2020 | Online Written Examination

UP Police Sub-Inspector exam is conducted online, as it is the most effective and reliable way of exam conduction. Check the exam pattern and the important points of the UP Police SI written exam.


Subject Marks Duration
General Hindi 100 2 hours (120 minutes)
Law/ Constitution and General Knowledge 100
Numerical & Mental Ability Test 100
Mental Aptitude Test/Intelligence Test/Test of Reasoning 100
  • The question will be objective type.
  • The exam will be of a total of 400 marks.
  • There is no negative marking for any wrong answer.
  • The test is bilingual i.e., Hindi and English language except for the General Hindi part.
  • Candidates need to score a total of 200 with a minimum of 35 in individual sections.

UP Police Physical Standard Test (PST)

Below mentioned are the required physical standards for the post of UP Police SI. Go through the table carefully






168 cms

79-84 cms


160 cms

77-82 cms



152 cms



147 cms


  • Female Candidates should at least weigh 40 kgs.
  • Male Candidates should have a minimum of 5 cms of chest expansion.

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Candidates who clear the Physical Standard test will qualify for the Physical Efficiency Test. Candidates have to cover a certain distance in a specific time period, details of which are mentioned below

Race –

  • Male – 4.8 KMs in 28 minutes.
  • Female – 2.4 KMs in 16 minutes.


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UP SI Recruitment Notification – How To Apply

The online application link will be made live on uppbpb.gov.in from 01 April to 30 April 2021. To know more about the process to apply keep checking this space or visit UP Police Official Website.

UP Police SI Application Fee

The online application fee for all the candidates shall be Rs. 400/- only.

Note: There will be no refund of the application fee, once paid by the candidates.

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UP SI Notification – Eligibility Criteria

Education Qualification

  • Candidates should be graduate holders in any discipline from a recognized board/university
  • The candidates applying for the post of Fire Officer 2 must be a Science Graduate.

Age Limit

Candidates should be of ages between 21-28 years as of 1st July 2021.

Relaxations in upper age limit shall be provided to SC,ST and such category candidates as per the Govt rules.

UP Police SI – Salary 

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UP SI Employees enjoy a lot of perks for carrying various responsibilities. The table below shows the salary,  perks and benefits given to UP SI. (As per the 7th pay commission)

UP Police SI Salary Structure

Basic Pay

Rs. 9300/- to Rs. 34800/- 


Rs. 13,500/-

Gross Salary

Rs. 27,900- Rs. 10,44,00/-


Rs. 4,000 -Rs. 24,000/-

Salary in hand

Rs. 24,000- Rs. 80,400/-

UP SI Vacancy – FAQs

Q. 1 When will UP Police SI recruitment start?

Ans – The UP Police SI recruitment is expected to Start in December 2020.

Q. 2 What is the total number of UP SI Sub Inspector vacancies announced?

Ans – Total expected vacancy is 9534.

Q. 3 What is the qualification for UP Police SI recruitment?

Ans – Candidates must have a graduation degree from any recognized university.

Q. 4 Can I apply offline for UP Police SI Recruitment?

Ans – No, the application process is completely online.

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