Syllabus for SSC Delhi Police SI ( Executive ) Exam 2018
Indicative syllabus for Computer Based Mode Examinations
Paper – I
General Intelligence & Reasoning : It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc. The topics are, Semantic Analogy, Symbolic / Number Analogy, Figural Analogy, Semantic Classification, Symbolic / Number Classification, Figural Classification, Semantic Series, Number Series, Figural Series, Problem Solving, Word Building, Coding & de-coding, Numerical Operations, symbolic Operations, Trends, Space Orientation, Space Visualization, Venn Diagrams, Drawing inferences, Punched hole / pattern-folding & un-folding, Figural Pattern- folding and completion, Indexing Address matching, Date & city matching Classification of centre codes / roll numbers, Small & Capital letters / numbers coding, decoding and classification, Embedded Figures, Critical thinking, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Other sub-topics if any.
General Knowledge and General Awareness : Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidates‟ general 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 every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Indian Constitution, scientific Research etc.
Quantitative Aptitude : The questions will be designed to test the ability of appropriate use of numbers and number sense of the candidate. The scope of the test will be computation of whole numbers, decimals, fractions and relationships between numbers, Percentage, Ratio and Proportion, Square roots, Averages, Interest, Profit & Loss, Discount, Partnership Business, Mixture and Allegation, Time and distance, Time & work, Basic algebraic identities of School Algebra and Elementary surds, Graphs of Linear Equations, Triangle and its various kinds of centres, Congruence and similarity of triangles, Circle and its chords, tangents, angles subtended by chords of a circle, common tangents to two or more circles, Triangle, Quadrilaterals, Regular Polygons, Circle, Right Prism, Right Circular Cone, Right Circular Cylinder, Sphere, Hemispheres, Rectangular Parallelepiped, Regular Right Pyramid with triangular or square base, Trigonometric ratio, Degree and Radian Measures, Standard Identities, Complementary angles, Heights and Distances, Histogram, Frequency polygon, Bar diagram & Pie chart.
English Comprehension : Candidates‟ ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested.
Paper – II
English Language & Comprehension : Questions in this components will be designed to test the candidate‟s understanding and knowledge of English Language and will be based on error recognition, filling in the blanks ( using verbs, preposition, articles etc ), Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Completion, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, comprehension etc.
Note – I : The Commission shall have the discretion to fix different minimum qualifying standards in each part of Paper-I taking into consideration among others, category-wise vacancies and category wise number of candidates. Only those candidates, who have scored above the cut off marks fixed by the Commission in Paper-I would be required to appear in the Physical Endurance Test ( PET ) and Physical Standard Test ( PST ).
Note – II : Only those candidates who qualified in PET / PST will be called for Paper-II and the Medical Examination would be conducted subsequently.
Note – III : The Candidates are advised to desist from use of any unfair method in the examination hall which will render them ineligible for further consideration for the examination and also lead to their debarment from Commission‟s examinations in future beside inviting criminal prosecution.
Physical Standard Test ( PST ) and Physical Endurance Test ( PET )
Physical Standard Test ( for all Posts )
|Category of candidates||Height ( in cms )||Chest ( in cms )|
|(i) For male candidates only|
( General )
|For candidates belonging to Hill areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, Gorkhas,|
Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley, Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K, North-Eastern
States and Sikkim
|For all candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes||162.5||77||82|
|(ii) For Female candidates only ( General )||157||-||-|
|For candidates belonging to Hill areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh, |
Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, Kashmir Valley, Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K,
North-Eastern States and Sikkim
|For all candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribe||154||-||-|
Physical Endurance Test ( PET ) ( For all posts )
For male candidates only :
a) 100 meters race in 16 seconds
b) 1.6 Kms race in 6.5 minutes
c) Long Jump : 3.65 metres in 3 chances
d) High Jump : 1.2 metres in 3 chances
e) Shot put (16 Lbs): 4.5 metres in 3 chance
For female candidates only :
a) 100 metres race in 18 seconds
b) 800 metres race in 4 minutes
c) Long Jump: 2.7 metres in 3 chances.
d) High Jump: 0.9 metres in 3 chances.
1. There shall be no minimum requirement of chest measurement for Female candidates.
2. Relaxation in height and chest ( as the case may be ) as mentioned above will be permissible only on production of certificate in the Performa as prescribed in the competent authorities of the District where they ordinarily reside(s).
3. “The relaxation in physical standards ( height / chest ) once granted at the time of initial appointment in Delhi Police will hold good till the individual concerned remains in Delhi Police.”
4. Those candidates who are declared not qualified in Physical Standards, i.e. height and chest, may prefer an 11 appeal, if they so desire, to the appellate authority present on the PET / PST ground. The decision of the appellate authority will be final and no further appeal or representation in this regard will be entertained.
Weight : Corresponding to height for all posts.
Medical standard ( For all posts )
Eye sight : The minimum near vision should be N6 ( better eye ) and N9 ( worse eye ). The minimum distant vision should be 6 / 6 ( better eye ) and 6 / 9 ( worse eye ). In right handed person, the right eye is better eye and vice versa. The standards should be without visual correction of any kind even by glasses.
The candidate must not have knock knee, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes. They must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties.
Note – I : Physical endurance test will not carry any marks but will be of qualifying / elimination nature.
Note – II : Ex-Servicemen applying for the posts are not required to undergo PET. However, all Ex-Servicemen are required to pass the written test and fulfill the physical standards prescribed for direct recruits for recruitment of Sub Inspector / Assistant Sub-Inspector, as the case may be. They should also pass the medical standards prescribed for direct recruits.
Note-III : The candidature of female candidates who are pregnant at the time of Physical Endurance Test will be rejected as they cannot undergo PET. No appeal / representation will be entertained against such rejection.
Note – IV : Medical Examination All the candidates who qualify in Paper-II will be medically examined by the Medical Officer of the CAPFs or any other Medical Officer or Assistant Surgeon belonging to Grade I of any Central / State Govt. Hospital or Dispensary. Candidates, who are found to be unfit, will be informed of the position and they can make an appeal before Review Medical Board within the prescribed time limit of 15 days. Decision of Re-Medical Board / Review Medical Board will be final and no appeal / representation against the decision of the Re-Medical Board / Review Medical Board will be entertained.
Finally selected candidates for the posts of Sub-Inspector and Assistant Sub-Inspector would, as part of training curriculum, have to pass seven obstacle events as mentioned below, failing which they may not be retained in the Force :
i) Jumping over the Vertical Board;
ii) Holding the rope on jumping from the Board.
iii) Tarzan Swing;
iv) Jumping on the Horizontal Board;
v) Parallel Rope;
vi) Monkey Crawl;
vii) Vertical Rope.
Tattoo : It is noticed that during medical examination, the candidates having „tattoos‟ in various parts of their body are appearing for medical examination. In this regard, Ministry of Home Affairs vide its letters No.I-45020 / 7 / 2012 / Pers-II dated 12th January, 2017 and 30th January, 2017 issued the following guidelines regarding candidates having tattoos applying for SI in Delhi Police, CAPFs and CISF examination :
Content : Being a secular country, the religious sentiments of our countrymen are to be respected and thus, tattoo depicting religious symbol or figures and the name, as followed in Indian Army are to be permitted.
Location : Tattoos marked on traditional sites of the body like inner aspect of forearm but only left forearm, being non saluting limb or dorsum of the hands are to be allowed.
Size : Size must be less than ¼ of the particular part ( Elbow or Hand ) of the body.
For Sub-Inspector in Delhi Police, above clauses on tattoo are not applicable.