Delhi Police will release a notification stating the vacancies for the Delhi Police Constable Recruitment 2021. Last year, a combined vacancy of 5846 for male and female candidates was released. The detailed notification for Delhi Police Constable Recruitment 2021 is expected to be announced soon, so visit the official website at regular intervals. If you are preparing for the upcoming Delhi Police Constable exam, then it is important that you know the complete Delhi Police Constable Syllabus and Exam Pattern to plan your preparation accordingly.

  • The Delhi Police Constable 2021 recruitment will expectedly have a Computer Based Test of 100 marks.
  • The subjects to prepare for the exam are General Knowledge/Current Affairs, Reasoning, Numerical Ability and Computer Awareness.

This article will help you to understand the detailed syllabus of Delhi Police Constable 2021 exam so that you can move in the right direction. Download the Delhi Police Constable Exam Pattern and Syllabus PDF for future reference.

Delhi Police Constable Exam Pattern 

Candidates applying for this recruitment will have to go through the 2 stage selection process. The Delhi Police Constable Selection Process 2021 will be based on:

  1. Online Computer Based Test
    2. Physical Test & Measurement Test
Tests / ExaminationsMaximum marks/ Qualifying
Computer Based Examination100 marks
Physical Endurance & Measurement Qualifying Tests(PE&MT)Qualifying

The Computer Based Test will be of 100 marks in total which will have questions based on General Knowledge/Current Affairs, Reasoning, Numerical Ability and Computer Awareness. All the questions will be objective type and the candidate will get one and a half hours to attempt these questions. All questions will be of 1 mark each wherein negative marking of 0,25 will be applicable for every wrong answer. The question paper will be both in English and Hindi language.

 Read the table below to know the Delhi Police Constable Exam Pattern 2021 in detail:


No. of Questions

Max. Marks

General Knowledge/ Current Affairs5050
Numerical Ability1515
Computer Awareness1010
Total100 questions100 marks

Delhi Police Constable Physical Endurance Test

Candidates who clear the CBT i.e. computer-based test will be shortlisted for the PET i.e. Physical Endurance Test. Candidates will be tested based on activities like Race, Long Jump, and High Jump. There will be separate qualifying standards for male and female candidates in this test. Check out this link for details on Delhi Police Constable Physical Test

Physical Endurance Test for Male Candidates

AgeRace (1600 mtrs)Long jumpHigh Jump
Up to 30 years06 Minutes14 Feet3′ 9″
Above 30 to 40 years07 Minutes13 Feet3′ 6″
Above 40 years08 Minutes12 Feet3′ 3″

Physical Endurance Test for Female Candidates

AgeRace (1600 mtrs)Long jumpHigh Jump
Up to 30 years08 Minutes10 Feet3 Feet
Above 30 to 40 years09 Minutes09 Feet2′ 9″
Above 40 years10 Minutes08 Feet2′ 6″

Delhi Police Constable Physical Measurement Test

This Delhi Police Constable Physical Measurement Test shall be taken only of those candidates who qualify the Physical Endurance Test. Candidates who are residents of Hill areas (like Gorkhas, Dogras, etc) will be given certain relaxations the details of which are given below.

Physical Measurement Test

General170 cm81 – 85 cm (with a minimum expansion of 4 cm)157 cm
ST165 cmRelaxation by 5 cm155 cm

Note– There are no Chest requirements for female candidates under this test.


For Male Candidates: Height & Chest Measurement Relaxable by

  • 5 cm (165 cm) for residents of Hill areas i.e. Garhwalis, Dogras, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Marathas and candidates belonging to states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Leh & Ladakh
  • 5 cm (165 cm) in case of sons of either serving, retired or deceased Delhi Police personnel/ Multi-Tasking Staff of Delhi Police.

For Female Candidates: Height Measurement Relaxable by

  • 2 cm (i.e. 155cm) for residents of Hill areas i.e. Garhwalis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Kumaonis, Marathas and candidates belonging to states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Leh & Ladakh
  • 5 cm for daughters of either serving, retired or deceased Delhi Police personnel/ Multi-Tasking Staff of Delhi Police.

Note: The relaxation will be extended to the sons/daughters of only those Delhi Police personnel/Multi-Tasking Staff, who have not been awarded the punishment of dismissal/removal /termination or compulsory retirement by way of penalty. The certificate of 11th pass (produced by the wards of Delhi Police personnel for getting relaxation in education) must be accompanied by a marks-sheet. If the 11th class pass certificate does not contain the detailed marksheets of the 11th class final examination then a separate marks certificate should be produced by the candidates at the time of checking of documents.

Delhi Police Constable Syllabus 2021 (Expected)

Read below to find the detailed Delhi Police Constable Syllabus for the 2021 examination.

Delhi Police Constable General Knowledge/ Current Affairs Syllabus

This section aims to test the candidate’s knowledge about the latest event happening in and around the world. Read below to know more:

  • Current Affairs – National & International
  • Indian Constitution
  • Indian Geography
  • History – India & World
  • Indian Economy
  • Science & Technology
  • Indian Polity
  • Environmental Issues

Delhi Police Constable Reasoning Syllabus

The questions in this section will judge a candidate’s analytical ability which will be done with various types of pattern based questions. Read further to find the topics to prepare for the reasoning section of Delhi Police Constable exam.

  • Similarities & Differences
  • Decision Making
  • Spatial Orientation
  • Discrimination
  • Problem Solving
  • Spatial Visualization
  • Analysis
  • Judgment
  • Arithmetic Reasoning
  • Arithmetical Number Series
  • Observation
  • Visual Memory
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Coding & Decoding
  • Statement Conclusion
  • Non-Verbal series
  • Verbal and Figure Classification
  • Syllogistic Reasoning
  • Analogies

Delhi Police Constable Numerical Ability Syllabus

This section of the Delhi Police Constable will ascertain the candidate’s numerical ability by giving questions based on a variety of topics like:

  • Number System
  • Whole Numbers
  • Decimals and Fractions
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operation
  • Percentages
  • Average
  • Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Distance
  • Time and Work

Delhi Police Constable Computer Awareness Syllabus

This section will have questions based on the fundamentals of computers to check the knowledge of the candidate. Read below to know the topics to prepare for the computer awareness section:

  • Elements of Word Processing will consist of Word Processing Basics, Opening, and Closing Documents, Text Creation, Formatting the Text and Its Presentation Features.
  • MS Excel will consist of Elements of SpreadSheet, Editing of Cells, Function, and Formula.
  • Communication will consist of the Basic of E-mail, Sending / Receiving of Emails and its related Functions.
  • Internet, WWW, and Web Browsers will consist of the Internet, Services on Internet, URL, HTTP, FTP, Web Sites, Blogs, Web Browsing Software, Search Engines, Chat, Video Conferencing, e-Banking.

MS-Word Syllabus

  • Indenting of paragraphs
  • Superscript Underline
  • Subscript
  • Using different font type
  • Page numbering
  • Inserting of paragraph numbers
  • Insertion of symbol
  • The setting of left/ right margin
  • Draw/ Insertion of table
  • Select text in Bold
  • Bullets/ NumberingItalics
  • Change Case
  • Using different font Size
  • Setting of paragraphs
  • Centre, Left, Right, Justification
  • Some text as Header
  • Line Spacing of the Passage, viz. single, double, etc.
  • Some text as Footer

MS-PowerPoint – 10 Minutes

  • Insert Header
  • Create Hyperlink
  • Print Handout
  • Insert Chart/ GraphInsert Clipart
  • Drawing of Table
  • Insert Footer
  • Insert Auto Number in Table
  • Slide Numbering
  • Insert Bulletin Table
  • Background Style of Slide
  • Use text box
  • Design of Slide
  • Insert Picture
  • Insert Shapes
  • Publish Handout with MS Word
  • Insert Smart Art
  • Insert Action
  • Insert Text With WordArt
  • Alignment of Text


  • Insert Chart /Graph
  • Format cell as rupee
  • Font Style
  • Centre align as text
  • Font Colour
  • Orientation of Text
  • Insert Footer
  • Bold a Text
  • Sort Data
  • Wrap text
  • Insert Clipart
  • Merge Cells
  • Font Size
  • Center a Text
  • Underline a Text
  • Insert Formula
  • Italics
  • Insert Shapes
  • Insert Header
  • Format Cell as Number and Decimal Places


  • Web Browsers
  • Internet Services
  • HTTP
  • FTP
  • Web Sites
  • Blogs
  • E-Banking
  • Video Conferencing
  • Search Engines
  • Web Browsers Softwares
  • URL
  • Websites
  • Chat

Delhi Police Constable Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must read the Delhi Police Constable eligibility criteria in detail before filling the application form.

Age Limit

  • Minimum Age – 18 years
  • Maximum Age – 25 years
  • Age relaxation applicable as per the Government Rule.

Educational Qualification

  • Candidates applying must have passed the 10+2 (Senior secondary) from a recognized Board/University.

Delhi Police Constable Apply Online

Apply for Delhi Police Constable Recruitment 2021 Step 1: Click on the Direct Link mentioned above.

  • Step 2: Register yourself and make sure to note down the registration number and password as they will be required during the recruitment process.
  • Step 3: Fill up the application form carefully and upload the required documents as per the guidelines mentioned.
  • Step 4: Submit the application form, pay the application fee and take a print out for future use.
  • Step 5: Alternatively, you can also visit the Delhi Police Official Website to apply for the Delhi Police Constable Recruitment.
  • Step 6: Go to the recruitment tab, click on the Notification for recruitment of Constables.
  • Step 7: Follow steps 2 to 4.

Specifications for Uploading Documents

Candidates must ensure that they follow the given below guidelines while uploading the documents. The scan copies should be in the said format and size otherwise your application may be rejected.

Documents to Scan

File type

File size not exceeding

Passport size colour photograph (3.5 cm Width × 4.5 cm )JPEG50 KB
Image of candidate’s signature (in dark Blue or Black ink)JPEG50 KB
Proof of Date of Birth (Birth Certificate (or) Matriculation / HSC Mark Sheet)PDF or JPG250 KB
Copy of Educational qualification(s) [Provisional Certificate [or] Diploma /Degree / Post Graduate Degree Certificate(s) and Consolidated or Semester wise Mark Sheet(s) in chronological order]PDF2.5 MB
Copy of Community Certificate (if applicable)PDF or JPG250 KB
Copy of Disability Certificate (if applicable)PDF or JPG250 KB
Proof for Ex-Servicemen (if applicable)PDF or JPG250 KB

Delhi Police Constable Salary

Delhi Police Constable Salary is one of the most searched information which a candidate looks for before applying for the posts. If we talk about the Delhi Police Constable Recruitment 2021, the grade pay of a candidate selected as Delhi Police Constable is expected to be Rs. 2000/-. Let us find out about other details like pay scale, pay band, salary structure etc.

Name of the post


Grade PayRs. 2000/-
Pay BandRs.5200-20200
Level in Pay MatrixLevel 03
Pay Commission7th CPC
Basic PayRs. 25500/-