Punjab Police Constable Exam Date 2024 Out, Check Exam Schedule

 Published On: 26-06-2024

Punjab Police Constable Exam Date 2024 Out, Check Exam Schedule

The Punjab Police Exam Date and admit card release date have been sent by officials to candidates registered email IDs. The exam is scheduled from 1st July 2024 onwards. Candidates registered for 1746 Constable vacancies must check their email for exam-related details.

Punjab Police Recruitment 2024

The Punjab Police has released a notification for the recruitment of 1746 constable posts in the District Police Cadre and Armed Police Cadre. This is a significant opportunity for candidates who have completed their 10+2 and are between 18 to 28 years old. The computer-based written exam for registered candidates will start on 1st July 2024. Below is an overview of the recruitment process and important details related to the examination, exam pattern, etc.


  • Organization Name: Punjab Police
  • Post Name: Constable (District Police Cadre & Armed Police Cadre)
  • Total Vacancies: 1746
  • Category: Govt Jobs
  • Exam Date: From 1st July 2024 onwards
  • Education Qualification: 12th pass
  • Age Limit: 18 to 28 years
  • Selection Process: Computer Based Test, Physical Measurement Test (PMT), Physical Screening Test (PST), Document Verification
  • Salary: Rs. 19,900
  • Job Location: Punjab
  • Official Site: www.punjabpolice.gov.in

Important Dates

  • Notification Released: 29th February 2024
  • Online Application Starts: 14th March 2024
  • Last Date to Submit Applications: 4th April 2024 (11:55 pm)
  • Last Date for Fee Payment: 4th April 2024
  • Admit Card Release Date: 27th June 2024
  • Exam Date: From 1st July 2024 onwards

Vacancy Details

  • District Police Cadre: 970 vacancies (317 reserved for women)
  • Armed Police Cadre: 776 vacancies (253 reserved for women)

Eligibility Criteria

  • Age Limit: 18 to 28 years as of 01/01/2024.
  • Educational Qualification: 10+2 or equivalent. Ex-servicemen must have at least matriculation.
  • Nationality: Indian citizens who have not obtained a green card/permanent citizenship or residency of any country other than India.
  • Physical Standards:
    • Male: Minimum height of 5 feet 7 inches (170.2 cms)
    • Female: Minimum height of 5 feet 2 inches (157.5 cms)

Application Process

  1. Visit the official website: https://www.punjabpolice.gov.in/
  2. Find and click on the Punjab Police Recruitment 2024 link.
  3. Register as a new user with necessary information.
  4. Use the sent User ID and password to log in and complete the application.
  5. Submit essential documents and pay the application fee.
  6. Successfully register for the Punjab Police Constable posts.

Application Fee

  • General: Rs. 1150/-
  • Ex-Servicemen (ESM) of Punjab, Linear Descendants of ESM: Rs. 500/-
  • SC/ST/BC of All States & OBC of Punjab State Only: Rs. 650/-
  • Economically Weaker Sections (EWS): Rs. 650/-

Selection Process

  1. Computer-Based Test (CBT): Two papers, Paper-I (100 marks) and Paper-II (50 marks, qualifying in nature).
  2. Physical Screening Test (PST) & Physical Measurement Test (PMT): Qualifying in nature.
  3. Document Scrutiny: Verification of essential documents.

Exam Pattern

  • Paper-I:
    • Quantitative Aptitude and Numerical Skills: 20 questions
    • Mental Ability & Logical Reasoning: 20 questions
    • English Language Skills: 10 questions
    • Punjabi Language Skills: 10 questions
    • General Awareness: 35 questions
    • Digital Literacy & Awareness: 5 questions
  • Paper-II: Mandatory qualifying paper of Punjabi Language (50 questions)
  • Total Duration: 3 hours (2 hours for Paper-I and 1 hour for Paper-II)
  • No Negative Marking

Physical Screening Test Parameters

  • Male:
    • Race: 1600 meters in 6 min 30 seconds (1 Chance)
    • Long Jump: 3.80 meters (3 Chances)
    • High Jump: 1.10 meters (3 Chances)
  • Female:
    • Race: 800 meters in 4 min 30 seconds (1 Chance)
    • Long Jump: 3.00 meters (3 Chances)
    • High Jump: 0.95 meters (3 Chances)
  • Ex-Servicemen:
    • Male: Race (1400 meters in 12 min), Squats (10 full squats in 3 min)
    • Female: Race (800 meters in 6 min)


The salary for the position of Constable has been set at Rs. 19,900/- per month for three years from the date of joining, based on the 7th CPC/Pay Matrix.


Q1: When will the Punjab Police Constable Admit Card 2024 be released? A: The admit card will be released on 27th June 2024.

Q2: How can I download my Punjab Police Constable Admit Card 2024? A: Visit the official website https://www.punjabpolice.gov.in/, navigate to the ‘Recruitment’ section, find the admit card link, enter your login details, and download your admit card.

Q3: What should I do if I find any discrepancy in my admit card? A: Contact the exam conducting authority immediately if you find any discrepancy in your admit card.

Q4: When is the Punjab Police Constable CBT scheduled? A: The CBT is scheduled from 1st July 2024 onwards.

Q5: Will there be any negative marking in the CBT? A: No, there will be no negative marking for incorrect or unanswered questions.

Q6: What is the structure of the CBT? A: The CBT consists of two papers. Paper-I has 100 multiple-choice questions, and Paper-II has 50 questions. Paper-I lasts 2 hours, and Paper-II lasts 1 hour.