UP Police SI Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age Limit Correction Notice, Qualification

UP Police SI Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age Limit Correction Notice, Qualification

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: May 28, 2021UP Police SI 2021 notification is out now. UP Police Sub Inspector has released the category-wise UP Police SI vacancies with the official notification PDF.
UP Police SI 2021 notification is out now. UP Police Sub Inspector has released the category-wise UP Police SI vacancies with the official notification PDF.
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UP Police SI Eligibility Criteria 2021

UP Police SI Eligibility 2021 states that the applicant must be 21 to 28 Years of age as on 01 July 2021. UP Police Notification 2021 has been released and UPPRPB has also released an official notice clarifying the UP Police SI age limit 2021. The UP Police SI Form 2021 Last date is 30 May 2021. Check the eligibility details and apply online using the direct link mentioned here.

UP Police SI OnlineApplication Form 2021, Apply Here

UP Police Recruitment Notification 2021, Download PDF

Along with the notification and vacancy, UP Police Eligibility has also been released. Candidates who wish to join as  Sub Inspector in the state of UP or other UP Police posts must check the eligibility details of the UP Police Exam 2021. It is wise to check the eligibility details before applying for the exam to avoid any later round disqualification. 

 . Check all the eligibility details and apply online before the last date. The UP Police Eligibility 2021 includes details about educational qualifications. age limit and physical standards. The detailed UP Police Eligibility is mentioned below. 

UP Police SI Age Limit [Latest]

The age limit for UP Police SI Exam 2021 will be calculated as on 01-07-2021

Age LimitDetails
Minimum Age21 years
Maximum Age28 Years

UP Police SI Recruitment Age Limit Correction Notice

Age Relaxation

The relaxation in the upper age for SC/ST/OBC is as per government norms.

CategoryAge Relaxation (in years)
SC05 Years
ST05 Years
OBC05 Years


UP Police SI Eligibility: Educational Qualification

As per the official UP Police SI Eligibility details 2021, check the educational qualification below

  • For the post of Inspector Civil Police and Platen Commander, PAC: The applicant must have a Graduate degree from any stream from UGC recognized University/Institute.
  • For the post of Fireman Second Officer: The candidates applying for the post of Fire Officer must have a degree from a science background. (Bachelor of Science degree)

UP Police SI Physical Standards 2021

The candidates applying are required to complete the minimum physical measurements that have been prescribed by the examination board.


Height (in cm)

Chest (in cm)

Male (General, OBC, SC)


79 cm (Relaxed)

84 cm (Expanded)

Female (General, OBC, SC)



Male (ST)


77 cm (Relaxed)

82 cm (Expanded)




Physical Efficiency Test

The candidate who will qualify the first round of the UP Police SI Physical Test (Height/Weight/Chest) will then call to appear for the Physical Efficiency Test (PET).


Race (PET)

For Male candidates

For Female candidates

4.8 km in 25 minutes

2.4 km in 14 minutes

UP Police SI Medical Test

After the above-mentioned eligibility parameters are satisfied, the selected candidates also have to go through a medical test to ensure the selected SI is in the best of their health and meet the health standards of the job. The following tests are conducted for the medical test.

  • Eyes test ( sight + color blindness)
  • EyeSight- Minimum distant vision should be 6/6 and 6/9 of both eyes without glasses. The candidate must not squint in the eyes.
  • Hearing test 
  • Tooth test
  • Blood test ( all variants) + Urine test
  • Hands and Legs without any major problems ( barefoot must be seen)
  • Knock knee test
  • Chest x-ray
  • Drug screening
  • Blood pressure
  • Electrocardiogram

UP Police SI Preferential Educational Qualifications

There are no additional marks for the preferential qualification, however, in case of tie/ equal marks, the candidates with the below-mentioned qualifications will be prefered. 

  • DOEACC / DOEACC / NIELIT Have obtained ‘O’ level certificate in computer from the Society, or
  • served in the Territorial Army for a minimum period of two years, or
  • have obtained a “B” certificate from the National Cadet Corps.

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  • As per the UP Police SI Eligibility, The age limit for males is 18-22 years and 18 to 25 years for Female applicants.

  • The height requirement for the UP Sub Inspector post is 168 cms for Males and 152 cms for females.

  • Physical test for the UP SI Exam is a Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/Race in which candidates who qualify the written round must complete the specified race test. 4.8 km in 25 minutes for males and 2.4 km in 14 minutes for females. 

  • No, Graduation is not necessary to become a sub-inspector in UP. 


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