UP Police SI Syllabus 2021: Crack UP SI EXAM with kredoz.com

UP Police SI Syllabus 2021: Crack UP SI EXAM with kredoz.com


Hello, students

As You know the Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board (UPPRPB) has released its notification for the post of Sub Inspector (SI) with very decent amount of post as 9534 vacancies for the post of Police SI.

So, it will be the golden opportunity for you to prepare for the UP Police SI Exam 2021 beforehand. In this article we will try to mug up all aspect of preparation with trend analysis and syllabus of UPSI exam.

Important information

Exam organised by Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board (UPPRPB)
Recruitment Year UPSI Police exam 2021
Total vacancy  9534
Selection procedure Three step selection programmes

  • Online Written Examination
  • Documentation & Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
Subject of the exam
  1. General Hindi
  2. Basic Law/ Constitution/
    General Knowledge
  3. Numerical & Mental Ability Test
  4. Mental Aptitude Test/IQ Test/
    Test of Reasoning
Total number of questions 400
Qualifying mark Minimum 35 % Marks in each subject &
Overall 50% Marks
Negative MarkingNo


UP Police SI Syllabus 2021 & Exam Pattern

let have a look on the exam pattern of UPSI 2021

  • UP Police SI CBT will conduct on Different Dates & Different Shifts.
  • Candidates who get a Minimum of 35 % Marks in each subject & Overall 50% Marks will qualify for the Next Round.
  • Question paper contains 160 questions with carrying 2.5 of each makes paper 400 marks, conducted in online mode with bilingual setup (Question are Hindi and English) subject Hindi will not be bilingual
  • The UP Police SI Online Exam will comprise of Four Parts/ Subject in SI Exam, where each section will have 40 Questions & 100 Marks.
  • There is No Negative Marking in UP Police SI Exam.
  • The Qualifying marks in each subject will be 35 marks.
UP Police SI Exam Pattern 2021
Subject NameNo. QuestionsMarksComposite Time
General Hindi
सामान्य हिंदी
40100Composite Time
of 120 Minutes
Basic Law/ Constitution/
General Knowledgeमूल कानून / संविधान /सामान्य ज्ञान
Numerical & Mental Ability Test

संख्यात्मक और मानसिक क्षमता परीक्षण

Mental Aptitude Test/
Intelligence Quotient Test/Reasoningमानसिक योग्यता परीक्षण/इंटेलिजेंस क्वोटिएंट टेस्ट/रीजनिंग

UPSI general Hindi Syllabus   

  • Hindi & Other Indian languages/ हिंदी और अन्य भारतीय भाषाएँ
  • Hindi Grammar/ हिंदी व्याकरण
  • Antonym, Synonym/एंटोनियम, पर्यायवाची
  • One-word Substitution/एकार्थी शब्द
  • Comprehension
  • Tatasam and tadbhav/तत्सम एवं तदभव
  • वाक्यांशों के लिए शब्द निर्माण
  • लोकोक्तियाँ एवं मुहावरे
  • त्रुटि से सम्बंधित अनेकार्थी शब्द
  • वर्तनी
  • वाक्य संशोधन
  • कारक
  • लिंग
  • वचन


UPSI 2021 Numerical & Mental Ability Test Syllabus


Numerical Ability TestMental Ability Test
  • Number System
  •  Simplification
  •  HCF LCM
  • Use of Table & Graph
  • Decimal & Fraction
  • Compound and Simple Interest
  • Partnership
  • Profit & Loss, Discount
  • Time & Work, Distance
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Percentage
  • Mensuration & Miscellaneous
  • Logical Diagrams
  • Symbol-Relationship Interpretation
  • Codification Perception Test
  • Word formation Test
  • Letter and number series
  • Word and alphabet
  •  Analogy
  • Common Sense Test
  • Letter and number coding
  • Direction sense Test
  • Logical interpretation of data
  • Forcefulness of argument
  • Determining implied meanings

UPSI 2021: Basic Law/ Constitution/ General Knowledge Syllabus


Basic LawGeneral Knowledge
  • Human Rights
  • Traffic Rules
  • National Security Issues
  • Principle of Crime Punishment
  • Right of Self Defence
  • General Knowledge about Law
  • General Knowledge about Indian Constitution
  •  Aim of the Constitution
  • Fundamental Rights
  • Directive principles
  •  Rules & Regulations of constitutional Amendments
  •  All India Service
  • Information about social Law related to women children
  • Reservation of SC/ ST, Environment
  • Wild Life Conservation
  • General Science
  • Award and Honours
  • Books and Authors
  • Current Affairs of National & International Importance
  • Indian Politics & Economics
  • Questions from the events that happen in daily life especially from the perspective of General Science.
  • Indian History: Focus will be on Knowledge of Financial, Social, Religious & Political Parties. Under the Indian Freedom Movement knowledge about Nature & Specialty of Indian Freedom Movement, Rise of nationalism & How we get Freedom is expected.
  • World Geography: General Knowledge will be tested about the Physical/ Ecology of India, Economic, Social, Demographic Issues.


UPSI Mental 2021: Aptitude Test/ IQ Test/Reasoning

Mental Aptitude TestIntelligence Quotient TestReasoning
Attitude towards the following:

  • Law and order
  • Communal harmony
  • Crime Control
  • Rule of law
  • Ability of Adaptability
  • Professional Information (Basic level)
  • Police System
  • Contemporary Police Issues & Law and order
  • Basic Law
  • Interest in Profession
  • Mental toughness
  • Sensitivity towards minorities and underprivileged
  • Gender sensitivity
  • Relationship and Analogy Test
  • Spotting out the dissimilar
  • Series Completion
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Direction Sense Test
  • Blood Relation
  • Problems based on the alphabet
  • Time sequence test
  • Venn Diagram and chart type test
  • Mathematical ability Test
  • Arranging in order
  •  Visual memory
  • Discrimination
  •  Analogies
  • Similarities
  •  Differences
  • Space visualization
  • Observation, Relationship
  • Concepts
  • Arithmetical reasoning
  • Verbal and figure classification
  • Arithmetical number series
  • Abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationships
  • Arithmetical computations and other analytical functions
  • Problem-solving
  • Analysis and Judgment
  • Decision-making

UPSI Physical test

The candidates who will qualify for the written test for the UP Police SI will be called to appear for the Physical Standard Test.

There are following physical parameters for the post of UPSI.

Gen/OBC/SC Male168 cms79-84 cms
ST Male160 cms77-82 cms
Gen/OBC/SC Female152 cmsN/A
ST Female147 cmsN/A
  • Minimum 40 KGs weight is prescribed for Female Candidates.
  • Minimum 05 cms expansion of chest is necessary for Male Candidates.

UP Police SI Physical Efficiency Test, PET

Candidates who clear the Physical Standard test will qualify for the Physical Efficiency Test. Candidates have to cover a certain distance in a specific time period, details of which are mentioned below

Race4.8 km to be completed
within 28 minutes
2.4 km to be completed
within 16 minutes