UP Police Constable Vacancy 2024 Notification Out for 60244 Posts, Apply Online

The UP Police Constable Vacancy 2024 has finally been announced by the Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board (UPPBPB) on 23rd December 2023. This article delves into the detailed notification for the UP Police Constable Recruitment 2024, covering essential information such as the number of vacancies, eligibility criteria, application process, and selection procedure.

Recruitment BoardUttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board (UPPBPB)
Post NamePolice Constable
No of Posts60244 Vacancies
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Registration Dates27th December 2023 to 16th January 2024
SalaryRs. 21,700/-
Official websitewww.uppbpb.gov.in

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Overview of UP Police Constable Vacancy 2024

Selection Process

Written Test, Document Verification & Physical Standard Test, Physical Efficiency Test.

Becoming a part of the Uttar Pradesh Police force is an honorable and challenging endeavor. The UP Police Constable Selection Process is a comprehensive series of stages designed to ensure the recruitment of physically fit, mentally sharp, and morally upright individuals. Let’s delve into the intricacies of each stage.

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Online Examination

  1. The first stage involves an online written examination.
  2. A total of 150 questions are set, covering four subjects, totaling 300 marks.
  3. There is a negative marking of 0.5 marks for each incorrect answer.


  1. General Knowledge
  2. Numerical & Mental Ability
  3. Reasoning
  4. Current Affairs

Document Verification

  1. Successful candidates from the written exam undergo a document verification process.
  2. Original documents, including educational certificates and identity proof, are scrutinized by officials.

Physical Standard Test (PST)

  1. Height and chest measurements (for males) are crucial components.
  2. This stage is qualifying in nature, ensuring candidates meet the prescribed physical standards.

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

  • Qualification for PET
  1. Candidates qualifying in DV and PST move on to the Physical Efficiency Test.
  2. This test evaluates endurance and physical fitness.
  • PET Components
  1. Running: Timed sprint to assess speed and stamina.
  2. Long Jump: Evaluates leg strength and agility.
  3. High Jump: Tests overall body strength and flexibility.
  • Final Selection
  1. Candidates who successfully clear all stages are considered for final selection.
  2. Merit is determined based on performance in the written exam and PET.
  3. Those meeting all criteria are offered the coveted position of UP Police Constable.

Vacancy Distribution

Categories and Vacancies

  1. General: 24102
  2. Economically Weaker Section (EWS): 6024
  3. Other Backward Class (OBC): 16264
  4. Scheduled Caste (SC): 12650
  5. Scheduled Tribe (ST): 1204
  6. Total: 60244

Important Dates

UP Police Constable Recruitment 2024

  1. Notification Date: 23rd December 2023
  2. Online Form Commencement: 27th December 2023
  3. Last Date to Apply Online: 16th January 2024
  4. Last Date for Fee Payment: 18th January 2024
  5. Exam Date: To be Notified

UP Police Constable Application Process

How to Apply for UP Police Constable Vacancy 2024?

  1. Visit the official website.
  2. Click on “UP Police Vacancy 2024” on the homepage.
  3. Read instructions carefully before proceeding.
  4. Fill out the registration form with required information.
  5. Log in with the provided ID and password.
  6. Upload scanned copies of necessary documents.
  7. Pay the application fee online.
  8. Submit the application and keep a printout for records.

Application Fees

  1. General/OBC: Rs. 400/-
  2. SC/ST: Exempted

UP Police Constable Eligibility Criteria

  • Educational Qualification

The candidate should be 10th and 12th pass/intermediate from any recognized board or equivalent qualification approved by the Government.

  • Age Limit (as on 01/07/2023)
  1. General (Male): 18 – 22 years
  2. General (Female): 18 – 25 years


  1. Is there negative marking in the written exam?

    Yes, there is a negative marking of 0.5 marks for each incorrect answer.

  2. What documents are required for the Document Verification stage?

    Original educational certificates, identity proof, and other relevant documents.

  3. What is the final criterion for selection as a UP Police Constable?

    Successful performance in the written exam, PET, and meeting all prescribed standards.