The Uttar Pradesh Police Sub Inspector exam is conducted to recruit police Sub-Inspectors in the UP Police Department. The Exam is to Conducted for the Recrutiment for the Post of  Police Sub-Inspector (SI)- Male & Female in Up Police. Once you Qualify, you are Hired as a Sub-Inspector in the UP Police Department. 

Dates to Remember

Event Date
Start Of Online Application (Female) 25th June 2016
Start of Online Application (Male) 30th June 2016
End Date of Application (Female) 24th July 2016
End Date of Application (Male) 29th July 2016
Start of Prelims Exam 12th December 2017
Last Date Of Prelims Exam  22nd December 2017
Document Verification (DV)  (Male) 22nd June 2018 to 29th June 2018
Document Verification (DV) (Females) 29th June 2018
PST/PET (Male) 1st July 2018 to 4th July 2018
PST/PET (Female) 4th July 2018



The Total no. of Vacancies for UP SI 2016 is 3307 for Males and Females. where 2707 numbers of vacancies are for Male and 600 numbers of Vacancies are for Female

Eligibility Criteria

There are 2 Criteria on which the eligibility of a candidate is Judge for Uttar Pradesh Police Sub-Inspectors. You need to qualify these standards to appear for this Exam. The 2 Criteria are mention below:-

Age Limit

Minimum Age- 21 Years

Maximum Age- 28 Years

Age Relaxation

SC/ST- 5 Years

OBC- 3 Years

Educational Qualification

Sub-Inspector Civil - You should be at least a Graduate from a recognized University/Institute.
Sub-Inspector Fire Service - You should be a Science Graduate from a recognized University/Institute.

Exam Pattern & Selection Process

The Selection Process for UP Police SI Takes Place in 3 Stages as follows:

  1. Online Written Exam
  2. Physical Efficiency Test
  3. Document Verification & Physical Measurement Test

Online Written Exam


No. of Qs.

Max Marks


General Hindi



120 Minutes

Basic Law/Constitution/General Knowledge



Numerical & Mental Ability



Mental Aptitude Test/I.Q. Test/Reasoning






  • The Questions will be bilingual, which means the questions in both English & Hindi.
  • Each question carries 2.5 marks.
  • There will be 4 multiple choice options for each question!
  • There is no mention of negative marking in the Official Notification.

If you qualified the Written exam you Will be called for PET. If you qualified PET, you will have To Appear for document Verification and Physical Measurement Test. The  candidate who qualifies all the stages will be selected in the final Merit list as selected as UP Police Sub-Inspector.

Application Process

  • Once you go to the official website, click on ‘New Registration’.
  • You need to provide your basic information to register.
  • Now you will be receiving a provisional registration number and a system generated password.
  • You should note these down for future reference.
  • Fill up the application form carefully & click on Save and Next after verifying details in each section.
  • Upload your scanned photograph and signature.
  • Pay the Online Application fee & take a printout of the e-receipt and online application for your future reference.

Preparation Tips

Know the UP SI Exam Pattern 2017

You should know the changed UP Police SI exam pattern including negative marking scheme. Moreover, you should be aware of the complete UP Police SI syllabus & nature of question paper before you start preparing.

Know the Expected & Previous Years Cut Off

You should go through the previous years cutoffs, especially UP SI Cut Off 2015 & question papers. Make sure you analyze the Cut offs closely before sitting for the exam.

Preparation for all Sections with Equal Importance

You should give equal importance to each & every section and try to work on the topics which are frequently asked. Also, you need to work on your weak areas and improve them accordingly.

Practice UP Police Mock Test for Sub-Inspectors

It is very important to solve Online UP Police SI Recruitment 2016 Mock Tests and question papers available on the Internet. It will give you confidence while solving the actual exam.

Answer Key

The UP Police SI Revised Answer Keys are released by the UP Police Department. You can download the answer keys & raise objections & send your representations before 1st April 2018.

UP Police Constable Revised Answer key- Click Here

Official Notification

As you are now aware of Some UP Police Exam details, you can now all the little information by reading the official UP SI Notification for Male & Female. Read it to find all the information and Vacancies, Exam Pattern, Eligibility Criteria, UP Police SI Syllabus and more.

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