SSC-Head Constable/ 16th June/ 835 Vacancies

Updated On : 27 Jun, 2022

OVERVIEW

The Delhi Police Department's Head Constable (Ministerial) post’s recruitment process has been advertised by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC). A formal announcement was made in this regard on the Staff Selection Commission's official website on May 17, 2022.

The application for the same was started on May 17, 2022, and accepted up to June 16, 2022. Candidates should read the complete notification as we are providing all exam-relevant information here. 

There are 835 openings for Head Constable (Ministerial) jobs in the Delhi Police, and the Staff Selection Commission has declared them. There will be a four-round selection procedure. For the Delhi Police Head Constable Recruitment 2022, applicants must have a 12th-grade diploma or equivalent. September 2022 is the date scheduled for the Delhi Police Head Constable Exam 2022. 

Important Details:

Post

Head Constable (Ministerial) in Delhi Police

Exam Conducting Body 

Staff Selection Commission

Starting of Online application

17th May 2022

Last date for Online Application

16th June 2022

Number of Vacancies

835

Selection Process

In four stages:

  • Computer-Based Objective Type Examination (CBT)

  • Physical Endurance and Measurement Test

  • Typing Test  (on computer)

  • Computer Test (formatting test)

Exam Date

September 2022

Official Website

Staff Selection Commission 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

1. Nationality/ Citizenship: 

Candidates must be the citizen of India.

 2. Age Limit 

18 to 25 years as on 01.01.2022 (i.e. candidates born not before 02-01- 1997 and not later than 01-01-2004). The upper age limit as prescribed above will be relaxable only in the following cases:-

Age relaxation:

Category

Upper Age Limit

Scheduled Caste or a Scheduled Tribe 

30 years

OBC

28 years

Widows/divorced women and women judicially separated from their husbands and who are not re-married

35 years (38 years for OBC, 40 years for SCs/STs) 

sportsmen/sportswomen of distinction who have represented a State at the National level or the Country at the International level in sports during preceding three years from the date of advertisement of vacancies

30 years

departmental candidates of Delhi Police

40 years for general category, 43 years for OBC & 45 years for SCs/STs

Persons with Disability (PwD) candidates

35 years (38 years for OBC, 40 years for SCs/STs)

For more information regarding age limit/relaxation refer to the official notification: Head Constable (Ministerial) in Delhi Police Examination, 2022 

 3. Educational Qualification:

(The candidates should be 10+2 passed or possess equivalent qualification at the time of applying for the post): (i) 10 + 2 (Senior Secondary) passed or equivalent from a recognized Board at the time of filling of application form.

Professional Attainments: 

Typing

Speed

Speed in English Typing

30 words per minute

Speed in Hindi Typing

25 words per minute

APPLICATION PROCESS

Online submissions are the only accepted form of application for the Delhi Police Head Constable vacancy. The procedures and information for applying for this recruitment drive are as follows:

  • Visit the commission's website at Staff Selection Commission.

  • Register by providing your personal details.

  • Use your "Registration Number" and password to access the online system.

  • For the "Head Constable (Ministerial) in Delhi Police Examination-2022" section, select "Apply."

  • Now enter your required details and pay the application fee.

  • Make a copy of your records/application form after the final submission of the application.

Application fees:

  • Fee payable: Rs 100/- (Rs One hundred only). 

  • Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), PwD and Ex-Servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation are exempted 12 from payment of fee.

Note:- that until June 17, 2022, you can pay your online fees using BHIM UPI, Net Banking, Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, or RuPay credit or debit cards, as well as cash at any SBI bank by creating an SBI Challan. As long as the challan was generated before June 18, 2022, candidates may use an SBI challan to make a cash payment at any SBI branch during regular business hours until June 20. (2300 hours).

Admit Card

A Delhi Police Head Constable Admit Card for the written test, which is anticipated to take place in the month of August 2022, will only be given to applicants whose application forms have been filed successfully. Candidates can access the Delhi Police Head Constable Hall Ticket on the SSC website at ssc.nic.in  by using their registration number and password. Only online downloads of the admit cards will be accessible.

SELECTION PROCESS

There will be four steps in the selection process for the head constable post in Delhi Police. Only applicants who successfully complete the whole screening process for the Delhi Police Head Constable vacancy will be considered for the final selection. Below is a summary of the complete selection process.

  • Objective Type Test on a Computer - 100 Marks

  • Physical Endurance and Measurement Examination - Qualifying

  • Typing Exam by Delhi Police - 25 Marks

  • Computer Formatting Examination - Qualifying

  • Document Verification (of the shortlisted candidates who clear all the stages)

Exam Pattern

The computer-based exam for Delhi Police Head Constables will have questions of this type and have the following five sections:

Subjects

Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Exam Duration

General Awareness

20

20

90 Minutes


(1 hour 30 minutes)

Quantitative Aptitude

20

20

General Intelligence

25

25

English Language

25

25

Computer Fundamentals

10

10

Total

100

100

Syllabus

The first step to get ready is to become familiar with the Delhi Police Head Constable Syllabus 2022 for each subject and get ready for the exam topic by topic.

Subjects

Topics

General Awareness

Questions will be designed to test the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him/her and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Indian Economy, General Polity, Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research. 

Quantitative Aptitude

Computation of Whole Number, Decimal and Fractions, Relationship between numbers, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest (Simple and Compound), Profit and Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Alligation, Time and distance, Time and work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds (simple problems) and Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square Base, Trigonometry, Trigonometric ratios, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar-diagram, Pie-chart.

General Intelligence

It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning. The topics are Semantic Analogy, Symbolic/Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic/Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding and de-coding, Numerical Operations, Symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole/patternfolding & un-folding, Figural Pattern-folding and completion, Indexing Address matching, Date & city matching, Classification of centre codes/roll numbers, Small & Capital letters/ numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other sub-topics, if any. 

English Language

Spot the Error, Fill in the Blanks, Synonyms/ Homonyms, Antonyms, Spellings/ Detecting mis-spelt words, Idioms & Phrases, One word substitution, Improvement of Sentences, Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs, Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration, Shuffling of Sentence parts, Shuffling of Sentences in a passage, Cloze Passage, Comprehension Passage.

Computer Fundamentals

This paper will include questions on the following: 1. Elements of Word Processing (Word Processing Basics, Opening and closing Documents, Text Creation, Formatting the Text and its presentation features). 2. MS Excel (Elements of Spread Sheet, Editing of Cells, Function and Formulas) 3. Communication (Basics of E-mail, Sending/receiving of Emails and its related functions) 18 4. Internet, WWW and Web Browsers (Internet, Services on Internet, URL, HTTP, FTP, Web sites, Blogs, Web Browsing Software, Search Engines, Chat, Video conferencing, e-Banking) etc. 

Physical Endurance Test (Qualifying) 

A) Male Candidates: For Male candidates including ex-servicemen and departmental candidates (age-wise) will be as under:- 

Age

Race-1600 Meters

Long Jump

High Jump

Upto 30 years 

07 minutes

12½ feet (12’6”)

3½ feet (3’6”)

Above 30 to 40 years

08 minutes

11½ feet (11’6”)

3¼ feet (3’3”)

Above 40 years 

09 minutes

10½ feet (10’6”)

3 feet

B) Female Candidates: For Female candidates including departmental candidates and widow/ divorced/judicially separated women candidates (age-wise) will be as under:-

Age

Race-1600 Meters

Long Jump

High Jump

Upto 30 years 

05 minutes

9 feet 

3 feet 

Above 30 to 40 years

06 minutes

8 feet 

2½ feet (2’6”) 

Above 40 years 

07 minutes

7 feet 

2¼ feet (2’3”)

Physical Measurment

Gender

Height

Chest

Male

165 cms(Relaxable by 5cm for Hill Areas/ST Candidates/Sons of Either Serving, Retired, or deceased Delhi Police Personnel/ MTS of Delhi Police)

78-82 cms (with a minimum of 4 cms expansion). Relaxable by 5 cms fo The relaxation by y 5 cms for Residents of Hill Areas/ ST Candidates/ Sons of Either Serving, Retired or deceased Delhi Police Personnel/ MTS of Delhi Police)

Female

157 cms (Relaxable by 5cm for Hill Areas/ ST Candidates/ Daughters of Either Serving, Retired, or deceased Delhi Police Personnel/ MTS of Delhi Police)

Chest measurement is not applicable for female entrants


VACANCY & SALARY

The following are the category-wise vacancy details:

Head Constable (Ministerial)-Male

Category - Open

Number of Posts

Gen/UR

217

EWS

50

OBC

123

SC

59 

ST

54

Total

503

Category - Ex-SM

Number of Posts

Gen/UR

24

EWS

06

OBC

14

SC

06

ST

06

Total

56

Head Constable (Ministerial)- Female

Category - Open

Number of Posts

Gen/UR

119

EWS

28

OBC

67

SC

32

ST

30

Total

276

Salary

Starting salaries range from Rs. 35000 to Rs. 38000. The remuneration of the Delhi Police Head Constable  decided following the 7th pay commission. According to the notification, the Delhi Police Head Constable's basic salary ranges from Rs. 25500 to Rs. 81100. (Pay Level 4). The HRA is equal to 24% of the basic pay i.e. Rs. 6120. Travel Allowance is Rs. 3600, and Dearness Allowance is equal to 12 percent of the gross salary.

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