UP SI 2021 Selection Procedure
UP Police SI Exam follows a three-tier selection process, the below graph enlists the complete procedure:
UP SI 2021 Tier 1 Exam Pattern
Tier 1/ stage 1 of the UP Police SI Exam is an objective type test that comprises 160 questions from 4 different subjects with a total of 400 marks (100 marks for each section). The subjects include General Hindi, Basic Law/ Constitution/ General Knowledge, Numerical & Mental Ability Test/ Intelligence Quotient Test/ Reasoning. Candidates are given 2 hrs. to solve all the questions. Here are some important points regarding the UP SI tier 1/ stage 1 exam pattern:
- The exam questions will be asked in both Hindi and English language except for the General Hindi section
- There is no negative marking in this exam
- For every correct answer, candidates will get 2.5 marks
The table mentioned below highlights the exam pattern of the UP Police SI Exam:
120 Minutes (2 Hours)
Basic Law/ Constitution/
मुलबिधि/ संबिधान/ सामान्य ज्ञान
Numerical & Mental Ability Test
संख्यात्मक और मानसिक क्षमता परीक्षण
Mental Aptitude Test/
मानसिक अभिरुचि परीक्षा/ बुद्धिलब्धि परीक्षा/ तार्किक परीक्षा
UP SI Stage 2 Exam Pattern: Physical Standard Test
Candidates who will clear the written online test will be called for Physical Standard Test (PST). Female candidates in order to qualify PST should have a minimum weight of 40 kg. Male candidates must have a minimum of 5 cm of chest expansion.
All candidates should fulfil the below physical measurements to be eligible for the next stage of the UP SI Exam:
UP SI Stage 3 Exam Pattern: Physical Efficiency Test
All candidates who have cleared Document Verification and PST will have to appear for the Physical Efficiency Test (PET). In PET, candidates have to cover a particular distance in a certain time period, the details of which are mentioned below:
4.8 KM in 28 Minutes
2.4 KM in 16 Minutes
Important FAQs regarding UP SI Exam Pattern
Q. What is the selection process for UP SI 2021 Exam?
A. The selection process of the UP SI Exam comprises of three stages which are as follows:
- Stage 1: Written Examination (Online)
- Stage 2: Documentation & Physical Standard Test (PST)
- Stage 3: Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
Q. How many questions will be asked in the UP SI 2021 Written Exam?
A. A total of 160 questions will be asked in the UP SI Written Exam.
Q. Is there any negative marking in UP SI 2021 Tier 1 Written Exam?
A. No, there is not any negative marking in the UP SI 2021 Tier 1 Written Exam.
Q. How much time do a male candidate gets to complete the race PET of UP SI 2021 Exam?
A. A male candidate gets 28 minutes to cover 4.8 kilometres.
Q. How much height should a male candidate possess if he/ she wants to clear Physical Standard Test in UP SI 2021 Exam?
A. Gen/OBC/SC male candidates should have a height of 168 cm while ST male candidates should have a minimum height of 160 cm.
Q. How can a candidate prepare for the Physical Efficiency Test in UP SI 2021 Exam?
A. As per experts, candidates in order to stamina and endurance should run at least 8 to 10 KMs a day, and do 100 m sprint, 50 push-ups, 40 sit-ups, and 10 chin-ups daily.
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