How to Prepare Delhi Police Head Constable Exam 2019? Subject-wise Preparation Tips

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

Know how to prepare the Delhi Police Constable exam 2019 (subject-wise). Delhi Police Head Constable 2019 notification is already out and it is a brilliant opportunity for all the aspirants who wish to serve the forces. If you are among the one who has always dreamt of a uniform govt job and meets all the eligibility criteria then this job is for you. All you have to do is work really hard to be among the 554 people who will serve as a head constable in Delhi police.

In this article, we will provide you with the much-needed tips for Delhi Head Constable with the help of which you will be able to grab this opportunity. We will also focus on the strategy to opt for in order to get an inch closer to the desired job. Let’s discuss the exam pattern first and after this, we will deal with the strategy on how one can score well in different sections of the exam.

Talking about the pattern, this exam consists of four sections namely:

  • General Intelligence & Reasoning
  • General Knowledge and Awareness
  • Elementary Mathematics
  • General English
  • Computer

Now, let us know the marking scheme for each section.

  • The exam will be conducted in online mode
  • There will be a total of 100 Questions from Reasoning, GK, Maths, English, and Computer subjects.
  • Each question will carry 1 mark.
  • There will not be any Negative Marking.


No. of Questions


General Awareness



Quantitative Aptitude (Basic Arithmetic Skill)



General Intelligence



English Language (Basic Knowledge)



Computer Knowledge






Things to keep in mind while preparing for Delhi Head Constable Exam 2019

  • First and the foremost thing that is required to crack this exam is determination. One should be determined to surpass all the obstacles that will come in one’s path during his/her preparation. Another thing that goes hand in hand with determination is perseverance. One should be continuous in one’s efforts barring any distraction that comes one’s way.
  • Organizing yourself with the strategic plan will help you get an extra edge over others. It is important to schedule things so that you do not end up missing anything from your daily study routine and maintain the right balance in your study routine.
  • It is of utmost importance that you should know what exactly is asked in the exam. Going through the previous papers will help you in examining the areas that are stressed more by the examiner. This will help you prioritize the main topics.
  • Time and Tide waits for none is not only a proverb but it is an inspiration in itself. Those who start their preparation early are at lead if you compare it with those who start late. So, it’s better to start as early as possible so you can spare a good amount of time for revision. Also, managing your time is important to cover all the subjects on a daily basis.
  • The practice is the key to success. All your efforts will go in vain if you do not practice enough. It is required by every aspirant to practice more in order to scale their progress.
  • Revision is something many of us take for granted. Most of us spend numerous hours mugging up things but we fail to understand that we as humans need to be reminded again and again in order to bring something into practice or to learn something new. Let’s get to the childhood days, now try to recollect after how many attempts you gained command over alphabets. It took you a vast number of attempts in learning the basic things by going through them again and again, so how can you expect you can cover such a vast syllabus without revising it. Therefore, it becomes important for you to revise your syllabus a couple of times until you feel at ease with the topic.

Now, let us take each section one by one and discuss it in detail the right approach needed to crack this exam.

How to Prepare for Delhi Head Constable 2019 Exam (Subject wise)?

How to Prepare Mathematics for Delhi Head Constable Exam 2019?

  • Maths is the cup of tea for those who practice a lot. Although the level of questions asked in the exam is of grade 10, the level of difficulty can vary.
  • Major chunk of questions come from the arithmetic part so a tight grip on the arithmetic topics is required.
  • Basic concepts should be tackled upon first and then one should move to different tricks to save their time.
  • Revision and Regular practice will help you gain an edge in this section as this will work on the two most important areas such as speed and concept. The more you will practice the more your chances will be to excel in this section.
  • Candidates need to be well informed about the different types of questions asked from various topics in the exam.

How to Prepare General Awareness for Delhi Head Constable Exam 2019?

  • General knowledge and awareness is one such section that many of us are afraid of considering its vastness. It is one of the time-consuming section while preparing for exams but it saves you time while attempting the paper and therefore cannot be neglected. It is advised to divide the syllabus into different parts and sub-parts so that you can easily address the subject. Going through the current events regularly will help you in easing out the burden.
  • Science and Social Science remain the hot topic of various exams and hence it is advised to go through these topics as well.
  • Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate’s awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Polity including Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research, etc.
  • While it might seem that the section is really vast, candidates should cover the basic and popular knowledge of the subtopics. Start with the topics you are most comfortable with. Practice regularly in order to retain even the most obscure of the facts and then move to those fewer difficult subtopics.

How to Prepare Reasoning for Delhi Head Constable Exam 2019?

  • The test will include questions on similarities and differences, space visualization, problem-solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discriminating observation, relationship concepts, figure classification, arithmetical number series, non-verbal series, etc. The test will also judge the candidate’s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationship, arithmetical computation, and other analytical functions.
  • Covering the general problem-solving skills, one should focus on the topics in logical deductions and general logic applications.
  • While this section seems easy, one is advised to read the questions properly in order to avoid those silly mistakes.
  • A few subtopics do require effort and time for solving them correctly and quickly in the exam. Candidates should make efforts right from the beginning to practice enough questions, so as to quickly recognize the patterns present in the problem.
  • In case, a problem is time-consuming, it would be better for you to switch to the next question and then come back to it later if time permits.

How to Prepare English for Delhi Head Constable Exam 2019?

  • This section will test one’s grammar, reading ability and vocabulary. These areas should be focused upon on a daily basis by the aspirants.
  • In order to approach this section one needs to be well versed with the grammar. Candidates should go through the basic concepts of grammar and practice exercises based on those concepts. Along with grammar, one also needs to be good at the vocabulary part. For vocabulary, one can go through the newspaper on a daily basis and learn 10-15 new words along with idioms and phrases/ Proverbs & their usage.
  • Coming to the reading comprehension part, one needs to practice different reading sets on a regular basis in order to make them feel at ease during the exam.

How to Prepare Computer for Delhi Head Constable Exam 2019?

To do well in this section, you need to have a basic knowledge of computers. This can be one of the most scoring sections if you are prepared well. The best part of this section is that the syllabus is very limited or restricted. You only need to focus on the main topics such as basics of MS Excel, Fundamentals of MS Word, Communication, Internet, WWW & Web Browsers.

These were some expert tips you should be following while preparing for the upcoming Delhi Police Head Constable 2019 Exam. As already said, start your preparation as soon as possible to gain an extra edge over your fellow competitors.

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