Punjab Police Head Constable Recruitment 2022 – Final Answer Key Out, Check!

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Punjab Police Head Constable Answer Key released. This is the final answer key for the exam held of 15th October 2022. Earlier, the provisional answer key was released and objections against the same were accepted online till 22nd October 2022 A total of 787 vacancies were announced for the Punjab Police Head Constable Recruitment. Read on, for more details.

  • The applicants shall be selected on the basis of two important stages of selection i.e. Computer Based Test followed by a Physical Screening Test.
  • Graduates from any stream are eligible to apply for the Punjab Police Head Constable Recruitment 2022. This is an excellent Punjab Government Job opportunity.

Punjab Police Head Constable Recruitment 2021 Notification PDF

Note: The notification for the 2022 cycle will be released soon. The candidates can refer to the previous notification above.

Punjab Police Head Constable Recruitment 2022 Overview
Hiring Organization Punjab Police
Post Name Head Constable
Recruitment Cycle 2021 2022
Vacancy 787 1500
Starting for online applications

04th August 2021

14th August 2022 (Reopened)

Will be Notified
Deadline for online applications

25th August 2021

4th September 2022 (Closing Date for Reopened Application)

Will be Notified
Exam Dates 15th October 2022 Will be Notified
State Punjab Government Jobs

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Punjab Police Head Constable Updates

9th D3ecember 2022: Punjab Police Head Constable Answer Key Released

The Punjab Police has released the final answer key for the written examination of Head Constable Recruitment 2021, which was held on 15th October 2022. The final answer key has been released after considering objection s against the provisional answer key. To view the answer key, login to the link given below.

Direct Link to Download Punjab Police Head Constable Answer Key (Final)

20th October 2022: Punjab Police Head Constable Tentative Answer Key Out!

The candidates who appeared in the exam on 15th October 2022 must note that the tentative answer key has been released. The objection window will remain open till 22nd October 2022. The candidates can raise objections by using the direct link given below. Also, check out the notices below.

Direct Link to Download Punjab Police Head Constable Answer Key

Download Punjab Police Head Constable Objection Notice

Download Punjab Police Head Constable Answer Key Notice

10th October 2022: Punjab Police Head Constable Admit Card Out!

The link to download the Punjab Police Head Constable Admit Card has now been activated. Candidates can download their admit cards from the link provided below. 

Direct Link to Download Punjab Police Head Constable Admit Card

3rd October 2022: Punjab Police Head constable exam date announced!

The Punjab Police Head constable exam will take place on 15th October 2022 for the 2021 cycle. There will be 2 different papers in a single day. Paper I will be conducted from 9 am to 11 pm and Paper II will be conducted from 3 pm to 5 pm. The 2022 cycle exam dates will be released soon.

Check Punjab Police Head constable announcement notice

14th August 2022: Punjab Police Head Constable Application Reopened!

The Punjab Police Head Constable Application has been reopened for the Advt No. 4 Dates 21.08.2021. The candidates can apply now between 14th August 2022 and 4th September 2022. Check the official notice below.

Check Punjab Police Head Constable Application Reopened Notice

 

Punjab Police Head Constable Vacancy 2022

A total of 1500 vacancies will be released for the Punjab Police Head Constable Recruitment under the Investigation Cadre. The number of vacancies in the cadre is subject to change as per State government orders. The distribution of vacancies as per the vertical and horizontal reservation shall be released along with the detailed notification.

Punjab Police Head Constable Apply Online 2022

The following steps could be followed to know how to apply.

Direct Link to Apply for Punjab Police Head Constable Recruitment

Or

Step 1: Access the Punjab Police Official website and proceed to 'Recruitments'.

Step 1: Go to "Click here" mentioned against "To Register".

Step 2: Provide details like mobile number, email ID, name, etc, and complete the registration.

Step 3: The candidates shall receive the User ID and password after a successful registration. Proceed to the application form.

Step 4: Enter your personal details, qualification details., etc. Candidates will also have to upload scanned copies of the required documents in the prescribed format. The candidates can use the PrepForSure Resize Tool for this purpose.

Step 5: Agree with all the declarations and proceed to application fee payment.

Step 6: After the final submission of the application form, save or print the form for future reference.

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Punjab Police Head Constable Eligibility Criteria 2022

The eligibility criteria for the Punjab Police Head Constable Recruitment 2022 have been defined on the grounds of age limit, educational qualification, and physical standards. The details regarding each criterion have been discussed further.

A. Punjab Police Head Constable Age Limit

The candidate should be aged between 21 years to 28 years. The age relaxations shall be provided to the following categories:

Category Age Relaxations
SC/ST/BC 5 years
Ex-Servicemen relaxation in the upper age limit by 3 years, plus the number of years of service, rendered/served by them in the Indian Defence Forces
Government employees 5 years 

B. Punjab Police Head Constable Educational Qualification

The applicant should be a graduate of a recognized university or its equivalent.

C. Physical Standards

Gender Minimum Height
Male 5 feet 5 inches
Female 5 feet 1 inch

Punjab Police Head Constable Selection Process (Expected)

  • The selection process shall include a Computer Based Test (CBT) and Physical Screening Test (PST).
  • Only those who clear the CBT will be eligible to appear for the Physical Screening Test (PST).
  • The PST shall be qualifying in nature and shall carry no marks. All the candidates must clear the prescribed fitness trial events.
  • The final merit will be drawn up purely on the basis of marks obtained in CBT.

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Punjab Police Head Constable Exam Pattern (Expected)

The pattern of examination for both the stages of selection i.e. CBT and PST have been discussed further.

A. Punjab Police Head Constable CBT Exam Pattern

  • The CBT shall consist of two papers.
  • Each paper shall consist of 100 multiple-choice questions.
  • Each question shall carry 4 marks.
  • In case of a wrong answer, 25% of the marks assigned to a question shall be deducted.
Paper Subject Questions Marks Duration
Paper 1 General Awareness 100 400 120 mins
Quantitative Aptitude & Numerical Skill
Punjabi
Paper 2 Logical & Analytical Reasoning 100 400 120 mins
Digital Literacy & Computer Awareness
English
Total 200 800  240 mins (4 hours)

B. Punjab Police Head Constable PST

The PST shall consist of the following tasks:

Candidate Task
Male Candidates (except Ex-Servicemen of and above 35 years) 800m Run in 4 mins (only 1 chance)
Long Jump 2.75m (3 chances)
High Jump 0.90m (3 chances)
For Ex-Servicemen Male Candidates (35 years and above) 800m walk/run to be completed in 6 mins (only 1 chance)
For Female Candidates 400m run in 2mins (only once chance)
Long jump 1.80m (3 chances)
High Jump 0.75m 9 (3 chances)

Punjab Police Head Constable Syllabus 2022

English Language 

  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Error Correction
  • Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Unseen Passages
  • Sentence structure
  • One word substitutions
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Sentence Rearrangement

General Awareness 

  • Indian Polity
  • General Science
  • Indian Geography
  • Countries & Capitals
  • General Awareness
  • History Of India & World
  • Indian Culture & Heritage
  • Current Affairs – National & International

Logical & Analytical Reasoning 

  • Analogy
  • Arrangements
  • Number Series
  • Alphabet Series
  • Problem Solving
  • Number Ranking
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Embedded Figures
  • Figure Classification
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Arithmetical Computation
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Arithmetical Number Series
  • Logical Sequence of Words
  • Verbal and Figure Classification

Quantitative & Numerical Syllabus

  • Distance
  • Average
  • Discounts
  • Profit & Loss
  • Time & Work
  • C.F. & L.C.M
  • Percentages
  • Simplification
  • Simple Interest
  • Boats & Streams
  • Number Systems
  • Problems on Ages
  • Compound Interest
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Data Interpretation (DI)
  • Fundamental Arithmetical operations

Punjabi Language

  • Precis Skills
  • Error Detection
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Idioms & Phrase
  • One Word Substitution
  • Reading Comprehension/Passage
  • Translation from English to Punjabi
  • Vocabulary (Synonyms/Antonyms
  • Punjabi Language Skills Including Sentence Completion & Structuring

Digital Literacy & Computer Awareness

  • Computer Hardware
  • Web Search engines
  • Social Media Platform
  • Internet & Worldwide Web
  • Fundamentals of Computers
  • E-mail Communication Basics
  • MS Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint), 
  • Mobile Phones (basic conceptual knowledge).

Punjab Police Head Constable Admit Card 2022

Candidates who are appearing for this examination can download their admit card from the Official Website or from the direct link given here. It is mandatory to carry a hard copy of the Punjab Police Head Constable admit card to the examination centre. Applicants who fail to do so will not be allowed in the examination centre. Steps to download the Punjab Police Head Constable Hall Ticket are mentioned below.

Direct link to Download the Punjab Police Head Constable Admit Card

Step 1:  Visit the official Website of the Punjab Police Recruitment Portal or click on the link above. 

Step 2: Search for the ‘Punjab Police Head Constable Admit Card notification and click on it.

Step 3: Login using the valid credentials provided to you during the time of registration.

Step 4: Your Punjab Police Head Constable admit card will be displayed on the screen.

Step 5: Download your hall ticket and take a printout of it.

Punjab Police Head Constable Answer Key 2022

Candidates can download the Punjab Police Head Constable answer key by visiting the official website of the Punjab Police. Steps to download the answer key are mentioned below

Step 1: Go to the official portal of Punjab Police Recruitment Board.

Step 2: Look for the ‘Punjab Police Head Constable Answer Key' in latest update section.

Step 3: Login using your credentials and click on the link to download the answer key

Step 4: Verify your marked responses with the help of the Punjab Police Head Constable answer key.

Punjab Police Head Constable Result 2022

The Punjab Police Head Constable result will be made available after the completion of the recruitment stage. Candidates can check the steps to download the Punjab Police Head Constable Result 2022 which are mentioned below!

Step 1:  Click on the official Punjab Police recruitment portal

Step 2: Search for the link which says ‘Punjab Police Head Constable Result 2022’ and clicks on it

Step 3: Login using your valid credentials provided to you during the time of registration.

Step 4: Download the result and take a printout of the same for future reference.

Punjab Police Head Constable Preparation Tips 2022

Now that you have gone through the necessary information regarding the Punjab Police Head Constable recruitment drive 2022. It is time that you start preparing for it. Follow the tips given by our subject matter experts and grab your desired post.

  • Firstly, go through the Punjab Police Head Constable Exam Pattern & Syllabus thoroughly.
  • Once you have gone through the exam pattern and syllabus, you must plan your studies by building a strategic study schedule and follow it religiously.
  • Since the exam is scheduled to take place in the month of September, not must time is left. Therefore, begin your preparation now.
  • For the General Awareness section read the newspaper daily, for daily current affairs updates you can follow our Current Affairs 2022 article. 
  • The quantitative Aptitude section requires the maximum practice of questions. Therefore, attempt free Quantitative Aptitude Questions daily till the exams.
  • For key concepts, solved examples, and tips for the Logical reasoning section, visit Logical Reasoning Key Concepts.
  • For strengthening the English section, the key formula will be to read daily. Also, join PrepForSure English For Beginners & Intermediates Online Course
  • You will only be able to perform well if you feel well. Therefore, in the remaining days take very good care of yourself and also train yourself for the physical criteria optimally.

If you are preparing for the exam you can download Punjab Police Head Constable previous year paper here!

Punjab Police Head Constable Most Recommended Books For CBT 2022

From the table given below find the most recommended books for the Punjab Police Head Constable preparation. 

Subject

Book

Author/Publication 

General Awareness 

General Knowledge 2021 

Manohar Pandey/ Arihant

Quantitative & Numerical Ability 

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations

R S Aggarwal/ S Chand

Logical & Analytical Reasoning

A Modern Approach To Logical Reasoning 

R S Aggarwal/ S Chand

Computer Awareness 

Objective Computer Awareness 

Arihant Experts 

English Language 

Objective General English

Arihant Experts 

Hopefully, this article on the Punjab Police Head Constable Recruitment 2022 was informative for all the candidates. Interested candidates need to apply online on time only after going through the official notification. Prepare for various Punjab Police recruitments by downloading the PrepForSure App.