UP Police SI Syllabus 2016 – New Exam Pattern, Physical Test Details

Uttar Pradesh Police department has announced vacancies for Sub Inspector for the year 2016. Total 3307 vacancies for both man and woman candidates is announced now for which selection will be based on written examination and before the written test, Physical test (PMT & PET) will be conducted for bother male & female candidates. This year, there is no interview for Sub-inspector posts.

We are sharing the complete details regarding UP Police Physical Test & UP Police Exam Syllabus, Exam Pattern 2016 here. As decision taken by the department, no interview will be conducted for Sub Inspector (SI) bharti 2015. Below is the selection procedure for sub inspector recruitment:

  • Online examination.
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET). Only, the race will be required. No long jump or high jump will be required same as of Haryana police.
  • Document Verification and Physical Measurement Test.
  • The final list will be based on marks scored by the candidate in written exam.

Uttar Pradesh Police

1. Physical Standard Test (PST) ( Measurement Only)

Gen/OBC/SC168 c.m.s79-84 c.m.s
ST160 c.m.s77-82 c.m.s
Gen/OBC/SC152 c.m.sN/A
ST147 c.m.sN/A
  • Minimum weight of 40 K.Gs is prescribed for Female candidates.
  • Minimum 05 c.m.s chest expansion (fulaav) is vital for Male aspirants.

2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) ( Racing Event)

Candidates who will qualify the phase-1 i.e Documentation & PST, will be called for participating in PET. It is only of qualifying nature, no marks will be added in merit list for this test.
Race Details
Male candidates : 4.8 KMs in 28 minutes.
Female candidates : 2.4 KMs in 16 minutes.

3. UP Police Written Examination Pattern / S.I Syllabus
Written test for sub inspector posts in Uttar Pradesh Police will be held for 400 marks. Multiple choice questions related to following subjects will be available in the exam:



General Hindi


Law/ Constitution/ General Knowledge


Numerical & Mental Ability Test


Mental Aptitude Test/Intelligence Test/Test of Reasoning


As shown above, there are four sections in the question paper having 100 marks in each section. A candidate need to score at least 50% marks in each section to qualify for the further process. Moving towards UP Police SI Exam Syllabus 2016-17, you can directly download the syllabus at this link.

Detailed UP Police Sub-Inspector Exam Syllabus 2016

General Hindi:- Questions & Answer from the Passage, Title of the Passage, Letter Writing, Word Knowledge, Use of Words, Antonym, Synonym, One Word Substitutions, Sentence Correction & Idioms Phrases.

Law & Constitution:- General Knowledge about Indian Constitution, Aim of Constitution, Fundamental Rights, Directive principles, Rules & Regulations of constitutional Amendments, All India Service, Information about social Law related to women, children, Reservation of SC/ ST, Environment, Wild Life Conservation, Human Rights, Traffic Rules, National Security Issues, Principle of Crime Punishment, Right of Self Defence, General Knowledge about Law.

General Knowledge :- In this objective of questions about general knowledge of surrounding society of the candidates to test the awareness about surrounding activities. Questions will also be  included towards a scientist sight and thinking which expected from an educated person. So, candidates should must focus on affairs about India and its adjacent countries too. Scientific Progress/Development, National/International Awards, Indian Languages, Books, Script, Capital, Currency, Sports-Athlete such as essential knowledge.

Numerical & Mental Ability Test:-

Numerical Aptitude:- Number System, Simplification, Decimal & Fraction, HCF LCM, Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Profit & Loss, Discount, Simple Interest, Compound Interest, Partnership, Time & Work, Distance, Use of Table & Graph, Mensuration & Miscellaneous.

Mental Ability Test:- Questions will be from topics- Logical Diagrams, Symbol-Relationship Interpretation, Codification, Perception Test, Word formation Test, Letter and number series, Word and alphabet Analogy, Common Sense Test, Letter and number coding, Direction sense Test, Logical interpretation of data, Forcefulness of argument, Determining implied meanings.

Mental Aptitude Test/Intelligence Quotient Test/Test of Reasoning:-

Mental Aptitude Test:- Public Interest, Law & Order, Communal Harmony, Crime Control, Rule of Law, Ability of Adaptability, Professional Information (Basic level), Police System, Contemporary Police Issues & Law and order, Basic Law, Interest in Profession, Mental Toughness, Sensitivity towards minorities and underprivileged & Gender sensitivity.

Intelligence Quotient Test:- Relationship and Analogy Test, Spotting out the dissimilar, Series Completion, Coding-Decoding, Direction Sense Test, Blood Relation, Problems based on alphabet, Time sequence test, Venn Diagram and chart type test, Mathematical ability Test, Arranging in order.

Test of Reasoning:- Questions will be from topics- Analogies, Similarities, Differences, Space visualization, Problem solving, Analysis and Judgment, Decision-making, Visual memory, Discrimination, Observation, Relationship, Concepts, Arithmetical reasoning, Verbal and figure classification, Arithmetical number series, Abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationships, Arithmetical computations and other analytical functions.

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  1. शिवम्

    सर क्या फिजिकल मे बीम चूमना ,डिप्स मारना भी शामिल है जरूर बताएं सर


    Kindly reply all my query to facilitate form fill up for the ensuing vacancy of UPP SUB INSPECTOR POST


    May I request to know following:
    Quota percentage res for Ex serviceman
    Physical and wrtten/typing test relaxation point of view


    Will Ex serviceman get any relaxation towards age, physical test and written exam and how much percentage quota determined for UTTAR PRADESH POLICE SUB INSPECTOR POST

  5. pavan kumar

    What is date of phisical test

    • prerna

      What is date of Phisical

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