KSP Constable Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age limit, Qualification, Physical Standards

KSP Constable Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age limit, Qualification, Physical Standards

ByShiwani Kumari  |  Updated on: Jun 1, 2021
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KSP Constable Eligibility Criteria 2021

KSP Constable Eligibility Criteria is a prerequisite to apply for the KSP Constable exam 2021. The detailed eligibility criteria for KSP Constable have been provided here in detail. Know the Karnataka Police Constable's educational qualification, age limit, height, and weight measurements as per the KSP Notification PDF here. A total of 4000 vacancies have been released in various districts of Karnataka. Thus, it is important that you apply with good knowledge of the age limit and educational qualification to avoid rejection of the application form. 


KSP Constable Eligibility Criteria Highlights



Name of Organization

Karnataka State Police (KSP)





Age Limit

  • Min: 19 years
  • Max: 25 years

Educational Qualification

Class 12th/ITI/Diploma



Work Experience

Not Applicable

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KSP Constable Educational Qualification

The educational qualification that is required to apply for the post of Karnataka Police Constable is as follows:

  • Candidates should be 12th pass or equivalent from any discipline from a recognized board. 

Equivalent Qualifications for KSP Constable

  • Higher Secondary (HSC) passed through the exam conducted by the National Insitute of Open Schooling (NIOS)
  • Candidates can have a 3-year diploma or 2-year ITI course or 2 Year  Career Education Diploma (JOC/JODC/JLDC)/PUC

KSP Constable Age Limit

The basic age limit for KSP Constable Application Form is 19 to 25 years.



Minimum Age

Maximum Age

CPC (Men & Women)


19 Years

25 Years

(Born between June 25, 1996, & June 25, 2002 (Both days inclusive)

SC,ST,CAT-01, 2A, 2B, 3A & 3B

19 Years


27 Years

(Born between June 25, 1994 & June 25, 2002 (Both days inclusive)


19 Years

30 Years

(Born between 25.06.1991 & 25.06.2002 (Both days inclusive)

Note*: Tribal includes those candidates belong to any of the tribal communities of Siddis, Jenukuruba, Kadukuruba, Yerava, Soliga, Kudiya, Gowdlu, Hasalaru, Malaikudiya, and Koraga, in the forests of Uttara Kannada-Karwara, Dakshina Kannada-Mangalore, Udupi, Chickmagalur, Shimoga, Kodagu, Chamarajanagara & Mysore.

Physical Standard for KSP Police Constable for Male and Female

Apart from fulfilling the KSP Constable Age limit and educational qualification, the candidates should also make sure to fulfil the KSP Constable Physical Standard, which includes the height and weight of the candidates. 

KSP Constable Height, Weight, & Chest Measurement for Male candidates



General Male candidates and ex-military candidates

  • Minimum height: 168 cm
  • Chest Measurement: 86 cm with 5 cm expansion

Male candidates from tribal forest areas of Karnataka 

  • Minimum height: 155 cm
  • Chest Measurement: 75 cm with 5 cm expansion

KSP Constable Height & Weight Measurement for Female candidates



All females

  • Minimum height: 157 cm
  • Weight: 45 kg

Female candidates from tribal forest areas of Karnataka 

  • Minimum height: 150 cm
  • Weight 45 kg

KSP Constable Exam Eligibility Criteria FAQs

  • Candidates who have passed their Class 12th or equivalent can apply for KSP Constable Recruitment.

  • The age limit must be within 19 to 25 years to apply online for KSP Police Constable Recruitment.

  • Yes, candidates who belong to the reserved category are eligible to get age relaxation for the post of KSP Constable Exam.

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