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TS Police Constable Selection Process

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TS Police Constable Selection Process

shape Introduction

The TS Police Constable Civil or Equivalent Selection Process involves four phases: Preliminary Written Test (PWT), Physical Measurements Test (PMT) & Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Final Written Examination (FWE). The Preliminary Written Examination (PWE) will be conducted offline. Candidates who will clear the Preliminary Written Test will proceed to the TS Police Constable next stages.

The TS Police Constable IT & C / Mechanic / Driver Selection Process involves three phases: Physical Measurements Test (PMT) & Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Written Examination. The Written Examination will be conducted offline. Candidates who qualify in the Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Physical Efficiency Test (PET) will proceed to attend the Written Examination.

shape Phases

The different phases of the TS Police Constable Selection Process 2018 are as described below:

TS Police Constable Selection Process – Civil or Equivalent

All the registered Candidates shall be required to appear for the Preliminary Written Test in 1 (one) paper of 3 (three) hours duration for 200 marks. Hall Ticket will be issued Online for this purpose.

Intimation Letter: Candidates who qualify in the Preliminary Written Test will be informed the dates for downloading the Intimation Letter through the website www.tslprb.in for appearing in the PMT / PET with details of Venue, Date and Time. Candidates should bring the Intimation Letter when they come to attend the PMT/PET.

Candidates who qualify in the Preliminary Written Test have to undergo Physical Measurements Test and should meet the following requirements.

i. For the Post Code Nos.21 to 26 (for Men Candidates):
Height: Must not be less than 167.6 cms
Chest: Must not be less than 86.3 cms round the chest on full inspiration with a minimum expansion of 5 cms

ii. For the Post Code Nos.21 & 22 (for Women Candidates):
Height: Must not be less than 152.5 cms

iii. For the Post Code No.27 (for Men Candidates)
Height: Must not be less than 168 cms
Chest: Must not be less than 87 cms round the chest on full inspiration with a minimum expansion of 5 cms

iv. For the Post Code No.28 (Women Candidates)
Height: Must not be less than 153 cms

Provided that Candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes & Aboriginal tribes belonging to the Agency Areas of Mahaboobnagar, Adilabad, Warangal and Khammam districts should meet the following Physical Standards:

i. For the Post Code Nos.21 to 26 (for Men Candidates):
Height: Must not be less than 160 cms
Chest: Must not be less than 80 cms round the chest on full inspiration with a minimum expansion of 3 cms

ii. For the Post Code Nos.21 & 22 (for Women Candidates):
Height: Must not be less than 150 cms

iii. For the Post Code No.27 (Men Candidates)
Height: Must not be less than 164 cms
Chest: Must not be less than 83 cms round the chest on full inspiration with a minimum expansion of 5 cms
Candidates who qualify in the Physical Measurements Test will be required to undergo the following tests and qualify as specified below:

i. For Post Code Nos. 21, 26 & 27 (Men): Candidates must qualify in any 3 (three) events out of the 5 (five) events of the Physical Efficiency Test as detailed below, while qualifying in 800 metres run is a must for all of them, i.e., 800 metres run should be one of the 3 (three) or more events that they qualify in.

S.No. Item Qualifying Time/ Distance
General Ex-Servicemen
1 100 Metres Run 15 seconds 16.5 seconds
2 Long Jump 3.80 metres 3.65 metres
3 Shot Put (7.26 Kgs) 5.60 metres 5.60 metres
4 High Jump 1.20 metres 1.05 metres
5 800 Metres Run 170 seconds 200 seconds


ii. For Post Code Nos. 21 & 28 (Women): Candidates must qualify in any 2 (two) events out of 3 (three) events of Physical Efficiency Test as detailed below, while qualifying in 100 Metres Run is a must for all of them, i.e., 100 Metres Run should be one of the 2 (two) or 3 (three) events that they qualify in.

S.No. Item Qualifying Time/ Distance
1 100 Metres Run 20.0 Seconds
2 Long Jump 2.50 Metres
3 Shot Put (4 Kgs) 3.75 Metres



iii. For Post Code Nos. 22 to 25 (Men): Candidates must qualify in all the 5 (five) events of Physical Efficiency Test carrying an aggregate 75 maximum marks as detailed below.

S.No. Item Qualifying Time/ Distance
General Ex-Servicemen
1 100 Metres Run 15 seconds 16.5 seconds
2 Long Jump 3.80 metres 3.65 metres
3 Shot Put (7.26 Kgs) 5.60 metres 5.60 metres
4 High Jump 1.20 metres 1.05 metres
5 800 Metres Run 170 seconds 200 seconds


Performance of the Candidates in each event will be awarded over a maximum of 15 marks as per the gradation shown in Annexure-I(A). All the 5 (five) events put together will carry 75 marks. For Post Code No. 22 while drawing the Merit List, these 75 marks will be normalized as per the procedure followed by TSLPRB.

iv. For Post Code No. 22 (Women): Candidates must qualify in all the 3 (three) events of the Physical Efficiency Test carrying an aggregate 75 maximum marks as detailed below:

S.No. Item Qualifying Time/ Distance
1 100 Metres Run 20.0 Seconds
2 Long Jump 2.50 Metres
3 Shot Put (4 Kgs) 3.75 Metres


Performance of the Candidates in each event will be awarded over a maximum of 25 marks as per the gradation shown in Annexure-I(B). All the 3 (three) events put together will carry 75 marks. While drawing the Merit List, these 75 marks will be normalized as per the procedure followed by TSLPRB.


Intimation Letter: Candidates who qualify in the Physical Measurement Test / Physical Efficiency Test will be issued Hall Tickets for appearing in the Final Written Examination with details of Venue, Date and Time. Candidates should bring the Hall Ticket when they come to attend the Final Written Examination.
Candidates who qualify in the Physical Efficiency Test will be required to appear in a Final Written Examination 1(one) paper of 3 (three) hours duration, as described below.

Name of the Post Max. Marks
Post Code Nos. 21, 26, 27 and 28 200
Post Code Nos. 22, 23, 24 and 25 100

i. For Post Code Nos. 21 and 26: Final selection of the Candidates shall be made strictly based on the merit, as obtained by them through their score in the Final Written Examination out of a maximum of 200 marks and as per the provisions of the Telangana Public Employment (Organization of Local Cadres and Regulation of Direct Recruitment) Order, 1975 and GO (P) No.763, General Administration (SPF.A) Department, dated 15.11.1975 as amended form time to time, shall be applicable. As per GO Ms No. 8 General Administration (SPF.A) Department, dated 08-01-2002, while filling up the vacancies, the first 20% of Posts shall be filled following combined merit list of Local Candidates / NonLocal Candidates (un-reserved) and thereafter, the remaining 80% of the Posts shall be filled up by Local Candidates only.

ii. For Post Code No. 22: Final selection of the Candidates shall be made strictly based on merit, as obtained by them through their score in the Final Written Examination, Physical Efficiency Test and Weightage Marks. Marks secured by Men and Women in PET shall be normalized as per the procedure followed by TSLPRB to ensure fairness. The normalized marks shall be used while drawing the Final Merit List. Provisions of the Telangana Public Employment (Organisation of Local Cadres and Regulation of Direct Recruitment) Order, 1975 and GO (P) No.763, GA (SPF.A) Dept., dated 15.11.1975 as amended from time to time, shall be applicable. As per GO Ms No. 8 of General Administration (SPF.A) Department, dated 08-01-2002, while filling up the vacancies, the first 20% of Posts shall be filled following combined merit list of Local Candidates / NonLocal Candidates (un-reserved) and thereafter, the remaining 80% of the Posts shall be filled up by Local Candidates only.

iii. For Post Code Nos. 23, 24 and 25: Final selection of the Candidates shall be made strictly based on merit as obtained by them through their score in the Final Written Examination, Physical Efficiency Test and Weightage marks. Provisions of the Telangana Public Employment (Organization of Local Cadres and Regulation of Direct Recruitment) Order, 1975, the Rule of Reservation to Local Candidates is not applicable to these selections.

iv. For Post Code Nos. 27 and 28: Final selection of the Candidates shall be made strictly based on merit as obtained by them through their score in the Final Written Examination out of a maximum of 200 marks. Provisions of the Telangana Public Employment (Organization of Local Cadres and Regulation of Direct Recruitment) Order, 1975, the Rule of Reservation to Local Candidates is not applicable to these selections.

Merit among Candidates who secure same Marks: When 2 (two) or more Candidates in a particular category obtain equal marks, preference will be given to the Candidate who was born earlier.


TS Police Constable Selection Process – IT & C / Mechanic / Driver

All the registered Candidates shall be required to undergo Physical Measurements Test and should meet the following requirements:

For Men
Height: Must not be less than 162 cms
Chest: Must not be less than 84 cms round the chest on full inspiration with a minimum expansion of 4 cms

For Women only for Post Code No. 34
Height: Must not be less than 152.5 cms

Provided that Candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes & Aboriginal Tribes belonging to the Agency Areas of Mahaboobnagar, Adilabad, Warangal and Khammam districts should meet the following Physical Standards:

For Men
Height: Must not be less than 160 cms
Chest: Must not be less than 80 cms round the chest on full inspiration with a minimum expansion of 3 cms

For Women only for Post Code No. 34
Height: Must not be less than 150 cms

Candidates who qualify in the Physical Measurements Test will be required to undergo the following tests and qualify as specified below.

i. Men Candidates must qualify in any of the 3 (three) events, out of 5 (five) events of Physical Efficiency Test as detailed below while qualification in 800 metres is a must for all of them i.e., 800 metres run should be one of the 3 (three) or more events that they qualify in

S.No. Item Qualifying Time/ Distance
General Ex-Servicemen
1 100 Metres Run 15 seconds 16.5 seconds
2 Long Jump 3.80 metres 3.65 metres
3 Shot Put (7.26 Kgs) 5.60 metres 5.60 metres
4 High Jump 1.20 metres 1.05 metres
5 800 Metres Run 170 seconds 200 seconds


ii. Women Candidates must qualify in any of the 2 (two) events out of the 3 (three) events of the Physical Efficiency Test as detailed below, while qualifying in 100 Metres Run is a must for all of them i.e., 100 Metres Run should be one of the 2 (two) or 3 (three) events that they qualify in

S.No. Item Qualifying Time/ Distance
1 100 Metres Run 20.0 Seconds
2 Long Jump 2.50 Metres
3 Shot Put (4 Kgs) 3.75 Metres



iii. Trade Test for Post Code No. 35: Candidates who qualify in the above Physical Efficiency Test will be required to appear and qualify in a Trade Test. The Chairman, State Level Police Recruitment Board will constitute a Committee for conducting this Test with the Officers from Police Transport Organization, Road Transport Corporation and Road Transport Authority.

Candidates must qualify in the Trade Test carrying a maximum of 100 marks in 10 (ten) parameters mentioned below, out of which at least 50 marks must be obtained. If a Candidate secures less than the prescribed minimum marks in three or more parameters he would be deemed to have failed in the Test even though he secures minimum marks i.e., 50 marks in the aggregate.

S.No. Subject Maximum Marks Minimum Marks
1 Setting of Tappet clearance, cylinder head nut tightening in the order of sequence 10 5
2 Rear & front hub setting usage dial gauge 10 5
3 Clutch master Cyl./Slave Cyl./Booster Assembly 10 5
4 Clutch disc changing and adjustment 10 5
5 Gear box selector mechanism dismantling and assembly 10 5
6 Feed pump assembly and injector testing 10 5
7 King pin play adjustment (Leyland) 10 5
8 Attending Air lock (both rotary & Inline FIP systems) 10 5
9 Setting of valve timing and Injector timing, Plunger lift setting in Rotary FIP 10 5
10 4 wheel brakes adjustment with manual and automatic slack adjuster 10 5
Total 100 50


iv. Driving Test for Post Code No. 36: Candidates who qualify in the above Physical Efficiency Test will be required to appear and qualify in a Driving Test. The Chairman, State Level Police Recruitment Board will constitute a Committee for conducting this Test with the Officers from Police Transport Organization, Road Transport Corporation and Road Transport Authority.

Candidates must qualify in the Driving Test carrying a maximum of 100 marks in 8 (eight) parameters mentioned below, out of which at least 50 marks must be obtained. If a Candidate secures less than the prescribed minimum marks in three or more parameters he would be deemed to have failed in the test even though he secures minimum marks i.e., 50 marks in the aggregate.

S.No. Subject Maximum Marks Minimum Marks
1 Starting a Light Motor Vehicle such as Jeep/Car from rest on the level up gradient and down
gradient
10 5
2 Gear changing up & down 10 5
3 Road sense, general driving, control of vehicle in all conditions of traffic & steering control, anticipation & judgment 20 10
4 Use of brakes, stopping, parking, reversing of vehicles 10 5
5 Following Road Police Signals / Traffic Signals 10 5
6 To carry out minor repairs and to attend to breakdown problems 15 8
7 Knowledge of Motor Vehicle Mechanism 15 7
8 Knowledge of Preventive Maintenance 10 5
Total 100 50


Intimation Letter: Candidates who qualify in the Physical Efficiency Test will be issued Hall Tickets for appearing in the Written Examination.
For Post Code No. 34:
Candidates who qualify in the Physical Efficiency Test will be required to appear in a Written Examination (Technical paper Objective Type (200 Questions) for 200 Marks of 3 (three) hours duration).

For Post Code No. 35:
Candidates who qualify in the Trade Test shall be required to appear for a Written Examination (Technical paper of Objective Type (200 Questions) for 200 Marks of 3 (three) hours duration).

For Post Code No. 36:
Candidates who qualify in the Driving Test shall be required to appear for a Written Examination (Technical paper of Objective Type (200 Questions) for 200 Marks of 3 (three) hours duration).

i. For Post Code No. 34: Final selection of the Candidates will be made strictly based on merit, as obtained by them through their score in the Written Examination (200 marks) from among the Candidates who qualified in Physical Efficiency Test. Provisions of the Telangana State Public Employment (Organization of Local Cadres and Regulation of Direct Recruitment) Order, 1975, the rule of reservation to local Candidates is not applicable.

For Post Code No. 35: Final selection of the Candidates will be made strictly based on merit, as obtained by them through their combined score in the Trade Test (100 marks) and Written Examination (200 marks) from among the Candidates who qualified in Physical Efficiency Test. Provisions of the Telangana State Public Employment (Organization of Local Cadres and Regulation of Direct Recruitment) Order, 1975, the rule of reservation to local Candidates is not applicable.

For Post Code No. 36: Final selection of the Candidates will be made strictly based on their relative merit as obtained by them through their combined score of Driving Test (100 marks) and Written Examination (200 marks). Provisions of the Telangana State Public Employment (Organization of Local Cadres and Regulation of Direct Recruitment) Order, 1975, the rule of reservation to local Candidates is not applicable.

Merit among Candidates who secure same Marks: When 2 (two) or more Candidates in a particular category obtain equal marks, preference will be given to the Candidate who was born earlier.


TS Police Constable – Related Information
TS Police Constable 2018 – Exam Syllabus
TS Police Constable 2018 – Civil or Equivalent Official Notification
TS Police Constable 2018 – IT & C/ Driver/ Mechanic Official Notification