Punjab Police SI Recruitment 2021 Application 560 Posts Apply Online, Eligibility, Date

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The state government of Punjab Police has recently made an announcement for the Sub Inspector posts under the department. A total of 560 vacant positions have been announced by the authorities for recruitment. Aspirants from the state preparing for government jobs can check out this post to get complete details on the recruitment.

Get details on the Application, selection process, eligibility requirements, vacant posts, essential qualifications, application fee, physical test requirement, important dates, links and more in the post.

Punjab Police SI Recruitment 2021-Overview

Article CategoryJob Recruitment
Recruitment for Sub Inspector
DepartmentPunjab Police Department
Total Posts560
Application starts from5 July 2021
Last date to ApplyTo be out soon
Application ModeOnline
Selection ProcessWritten (CBT) and PST
Official Websitewww.punjabpolice.gov.in

Punjab Police SI Recruitment 2021

The recruitment for the sub-inspector positions under the Department of Punjab Police has been announced by the Chief Minister of Punjab, Mr Amrinder Singh. As announcements have been made for the release of positions under the department, the application position is likely to start in the first week of July 2021.


The authorities will start with the application process for thr recruitment on 5 July 2021. Applicants who are eligible for the post can then apply for the vacant positions. We will also discuss the essential eligibility requirements for the post in the sections below. So, candidates must check the complete article. We are providing more details on the recruitment in the sections below.

The responsible authorities released the Punjab Police Recruitment Notification for the recruitment on the official website of Punjab Police. Under the notification, the authorities have detailed the exam date for the post. As per the notification, authorities are likely to conduct the examination between the 17th of August to 31st of August 2021. The examination will be a Computer Based Test (CBT) organised for the aspirants.

No. of Vacant Posts

Name of PostVacant Positions
Investigation Cadre Sub Inspector Post289
Armed Police Cadre Sub Inspector97
District Police Cadre Sub Inspector87
Intelligence Officer87
Total Posts560

Punjab Police SI Selection Process

The process of selection for the post of sub-inspector under Punjab Police will consist of a sequential Process. To select the candidates for the post there will be a Physical Screening Test (PST). The exam conducting authorities will conduct the Physical test once the written examination process is complete.

As a written exam will be conducted first, the candidates who qualify for the written examination will be called for the Physical Screening Test. The test of PST will be the test that will decide the final qualification of the candidate for the post. Exam Authorities will prepare a merit list of the candidates based on the CBT exam only.

Physical Screening Test Requirements

For District and Armed Police

Height 5 Feet 7 inch5 Feet 2 inch
Race1600 m in 7 min800 m in 5 min
Long Jump3.65 m3 m
High Jump 1.10 m0.90 m

For Intelligence and Investigation Police

Height 5 Feet 5 inch5 Feet 1 inch
Race800 m in 4 min400 m in 4 min
Long Jump9 ft.6 ft.
High Jump6 ft.2.5 ft.

Apply Online for Punjab Police SI Recruitment

Aspirants from the state who want to apply for the post can follow the steps listed below and make an application.

  • Go to the Official Website portal of the Punjab Police. The direct link to the official website is in the sections below.
  • On the home page of the portal, click on the link to the ‘Apply Online for Sub Inspector‘.
  • Register on the portal to make an application for the post by creating a Login User ID and Password.
  • Login on the portal and apply for the vacant job positions.
  • Enter all the details required in the application form.
  • Submit all the details, preview your application and make changes if required.
  • Upon rechecking the details, submit the complete application and make payment for the application.
  • Secure the confirmation slip generated on submission of the application.

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Punjab Police SI Recruitment- Eligibility

To apply for the post of Sub- Inspector, the applicants must possess some essential qualifications to claim their candidature. We are listing the qualifications in the sections below.

Punjab Police Sub Inspector recruitment 2021 age limit

  1. The applying candidate must be anywhere between 18 years of age to 28 years.
  2. The applicants will also get Relaxation in Age in certain cases.
Relaxation CriteriaRelaxation Limit
Relaxation in upper age for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe/ Backward Class5 Years
Upper Age relaxation for Ex-Servicemen3 years + No. of years of service in IAF (Indian Armed Force).
Serving Government Employees5 Years
(Also, their age must be below 33 years as calculated on the 1st of January 2021).

Essential Educational Qualification for SI Recruitment

Name of PostEducational Qualifications
Armed Police Cadre Sub InspectorGraduation or any equivalent qualification
District Police Cadre Sub InspectorAny equivalent qualification or Graduation
Intelligence OfficerComputer Science Graduate
B.tech/ B.E./ B.Sc. (IT)
Computer Engineer
Data Science
Software Engineering or BCA
Any Graduate with an ‘O’ level certificate from NIELIT
Investigation Cadre Sub Inspector PostAny equivalent qualification or Graduation

Important Date for Punjab Police SI Recruitment 2021

We are listing below some of the important dates for the recruitment. Candidates preparing for the exam must keep an eye on these event dates.

Release of Recruitment Notification28 Jun 2021
Starting of the Application Process5 Jul 2021
Last date to make an applicationTo be out soon
Punjab Police SI Exam17 Aug 2021 – 31 Aug 2021

Application Fee

CategoryApplication Fee
Ex-Servicemen (ESM) of Punjab
Linear Descends of Ex-Servicemen
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)900/-
SC/ST/BC (All States)
OBC (Punjab State)
General candidates1500/-

Important links

Official WebsiteClick Here
Official SI Recruitment NotificationDownload

Frequently Asked Questions

When will the application process start for Punjab Police SI posts?

the recruitment for the job positions will be ready for application from 5 July 2021.

For how many marks will be the Physical Screening Test (PST) in Punjab Police SI Recruitment?

The PST test for the Punjab SI will carry no marks. It is just a qualifying test to select the candidates for the positions.

What is the salary of Punjab Police Sub Inspector?

The pay scale of a Punjab Police SI post ranges from Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 35,000. Also, grade pay of Rs. 4,600 is also given to the Sub-inspector.

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