AP Police Constable Recruitment 2018 Notification, Apply Online @ appolice.gov.in

AP Police Constable 2018 – Application Form & Apply Online : AP police constables 2018 notification will be released soon by the AP State Level Police Recruitment Board for recruiting more than 5200 constable vacancies across 13 districts of Andhra Pradesh.  Interested Candidates have to submit online application before last date of application. Here you can find all the details of AP police constables recruitment 2018 like exam notification, application form, exam pattern, syllabus, exam dates, admit card, results etc.

AP Police Constables Notification 2018

AP SLPRB or State level police recruitment board, AP will release notification of police constables. Through this notification SLPRB will fill more than 5200 vacant positions of constables in the police department of Andhra Pradesh.

Quick Look About AP Police Constable 2018

Recruitment conducted byThe Andhra Pradesh State Level police recruitment board
Post namesStipendiary Cadet Trainee Police Constables and Warders
Essential QualificationPassed in 10th/12th/graduation
Apply Mediumonline
Application Form starting dateNotified soon
Application Form submission Last dateNotified soon
Job TypePolice job
Job PlaceWithin the Andhra Pradesh
Admit Card10 days before examination
Exam dateNotified soon
ResultNotified soon
Apply Online atAppolice.gov.in

Posts and Vacancies Details

The Andhra Pradesh police department has just released recruitment notification for several vacant posts in their offices, police-stations and sub-PS. Through a common recruitment exam, the Andhra Pradesh Police department recruits more than 5200 candidates on the following posts

  • Police Constables (Civil – Men/ Women) in Police Department
  • Police Constables (AR – Men/ Women) in Police Department
  • Warders (Male) in Prisons and correctional services department
  • Warders (Female) in Prisons and correctional services department
  • Police constables (Communications – Men/ Women)
  • Police Constables (Mechanics – Men) in Police Transport organization
  • Police Constables (Drivers – Men) in Police Transport organization

AP Police Constables examination 2018 would be a great chance for those candidates who want to do a job and built their career in public or government sector. The best part about this job is that candidate not need to leave their home-state as a candidate’s final job posting will be within the Andhra Pradesh.

Before applying, interested candidates must need to check the eligibility criteria of AP Police Constables examination 2018 and other details like selection process, how to apply etc at Andhra Pradesh Police Department’s official website. Candidates need to note down that only online applications will be accepted by the recruitment cell. So, make sure send your online application before the last date. Online application starting and end dates along with other important info are given in the above table. There are more than five thousand vacancies to be filled through this exam.

AP Police Constable Recruitment

AP Police Constable 2018 Eligibility


Post wise age criteria have been tabulated below. A candidate must be aged minimum of 18 years and the upper limit of 22 years and there is a relaxation in age for certain category as mentioned below.

S.NoPost NameAge Limit (Yrs)
1Police Constables (Civil – Men/ Women) in Police Department18-22
2Police Constables (AR - Men/ Women) in Police Department18-22
3Warders (Male) in Prisons and correctional services department18-30
4Warders (Female) in Prisons and correctional services department18-30
5Police constables (Communications – Men/ Women)18-22
6Police Constables (Mechanics – Men) in Police Transport organization18-22
7Police Constables (Drivers – Men) in Police Transport organization18-22

Note : Home guards local to AP and working in the police department for a minimum duration of 360days will have age relaxation for the posts of. He should be having minimum 18 years and should have not attained 30 years as on 1st July 2018.

Age Relaxation

Age relaxation of police constables has been given below. For detailed age relaxation kindly go through the official notification.

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST5 years
OBC5 years
AP State Government Employees
(except APSRTC, APSEB, Municipalities, Corporations)
5 years
PH10 years
Ex-service men3 years
NCC (who worked as an instructor)3 years
Retrenched temporary employees
(in state census department)
3 years

Educational Qualifications

Post wise educational qualification has been given below.

  • For the posts under S. No 1 to 4 i.e., Constables (Civil and AR) and warders Candidate must have passed in 12th or its equivalent from a recognized state or central board. There is a relaxation for SC/St candidate, they should have passed SSC conducted by state government along with that they would have studied Intermediate and have appeared in both 1st and 2nd year examinations or should possess any higher qualification than the prescribed qualification.
  • For the post of S.No. 5 i.e., Police constables (Communications – Men/ Women) a candidate should hold SSC and should have ITI certificate in electronic mechanic or IT and ESM or Computer operator or MCE or Electrician.  (OR) Two year Intermediate with MPC as stream or Vocational intermediate in EET/ET (E.W&SEA) (OR) any other higher qualification than prescribed one.
  • For the post under S.No 6 i.e., Police constables Mechanics, a candidate must hold SSC or other equivalent exam and ITI certificate in Wiremen or Mechanic or Diesel Mechanic Motor Vehicle or Fitter.
  • For the post under S.No 7 i.e., Police constables Drivers, should have following qualification.

(a) A candidate must have passed Intermediate (or) SSC with ITI certificate in Mechanic Motor Vehicle or Auto Electrician or Mechanic Diesel or Fitter.

(b) Should have Light Motor vehicle license for 2 years or more continuously.

Physical Standards

Post wise physical standards have been given below.

S.NoPost NameHeight (cm) Weight (Kg) Chest (cm) 
1Police Constables (Civil and AR)167.6152.5-4086.35
3Police Constables
4Police Constables
(Mechanics, Drivers)

Relaxation in Physical standards

Candidates belonging to aboriginal tribes in the agency areas of districts Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, East Godavari and West Godavari if reservation quota is not getting fulfilled due to lack of candidates with sufficient physical standards there is a relaxation as described below.

Police Constables (Civil and AR)

Men : Height-160cm, Chest-80 cm with 3cm minimum expansion

Women : Height-150 cm, Weight-38 kg

Warders (Male)

Height: 164cm

Chest:83cm, 5 cm expandable

Police Constables (Communications)

Men : Height-160cm, Chest-80 cm with 3cm minimum expansion

Women : Height-150 cm, Weight-38 kg

Police Constables (Mechanics, Drivers)

Men : Height-160cm, Chest-80 cm with 3cm minimum expansion

Medical Standards

A. Eye sight

Eye SightRight EyeLeft Eye
Distance Vision6/66/6
Near Vision0/50/5

B. Medically fit

C. Free from the following – i) Physically handicapped ii) Knocking-knees, , Vericose veins, Hammer toes, fractured limbs, pigeon chest, flat foot, decayed teeth, stammering, hard of hearing and abnormal psychological behavior.

AP Police Constable 2018 Fee Details

All the interested candidates of general or OBC categories has to pay a fee of Rupees 300/- as their application and examination fee. A Candidate belongs to other category like SC/ST need to pay only 150/- as his/her online application and examination fees.  Candidates of all categories must note down that their application form will be treated as incomplete by the recruitment board until they submit requisite fees.

CategoryAmount (in Rupees)

Mode Of Payment

A candidate has to make payment by providing basic details and then has to fill application form online

  1. Pay fee at Mee seva/ Ap online / TS online centres by providing basic details
  2. Visit recruitment.appolice.gov.in to submit online application form

AP Police Constable 2018 Selection Process

The main aim of the AP’s police recruitment board is to recruit the best candidate out there. For this, they have divided their whole selection process into various stages for every post. A candidate needs to qualify each and every stage for the final selection. An applicant’s selection journey will start from a preliminary test and end with the main examination.

AP Police Constables 2018 Complete Post Wise Selection Process is given below.

Police Constables (Civil and AR– Men/ Women) in Police Department and Warders (Male / Female) in Prisons and Correctional Services Department :

Stages Of Examination

  • Preliminary Written Test – one paper 200 questions for 200 marks, time will be 3 hrs. Qualifying in nature, Minimum marks to be scored:  OC- 40%, BC- 35%, SC/ST/Ex servicemen- 30%
  • Physical Measurement Test – Qualified candidates should download intimation letter from website to attend physical measurement test
  • Physical Efficiency Test
        • For Civil +Warder posts – 1600 m run +100 m run/ Long Jump
        • For AR post – 1600 m run +100 m run + Long Jump (100 Marks)
  • Final written Examination
        • For Civil +Warder posts–one paper 200 marks/ 3 hrs
        • For AR post – one paper/ 200 questions/ 100 marks/ 3hrs

Police Constables (Communications)

Stages Of Examination

  • No Preliminary Selection Test
  • Physical Measurement Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test – 1600 m run (qualifying)
        • Male –  less than or equal to 10 min)
        • Female – less than or equal to 12 min 30 sec
  • Final written Examination – Technical paper – 200 Q/ 200 marks/ 3 Hrs

Police Constables (Mechanics)

Stages Of Examination

  • No Preliminary Selection Test
  • Physical Measurement Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test – 1600 m run (qualifying)- (less than or equal to 10 min)
  • Trade Test – 100 marks , 10 parameters, minimum marks to be scored: 50
  • Final Written Exam – Technical paper – 200 Q/ 200 marks/ 3 Hrs

Police Constables (Drivers)

Stages Of Examination

  • No Preliminary Selection Test
  • Physical Measurement Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test-1600 m run (qualifying)- (less than or equal to 10 min)
  • Driving test – 100 marks , 8 parameters, minimum marks to be scored: 50
  • Final Written Exam – Technical paper – 200 Q/ 200 marks/ 3 Hrs

AP Police Constable 2018 Application Form

AP police constables online Application 2018 will be available on official website. The process has been given below

How To Apply

Eligible candidates are requested to apply on AP Police’s official website. Before applying online, candidates need to keep scanned copies of their photo graph, community certificate (for SC/St candidates), signature etc.

Step I.

First a candidate has to visit AP/ TS online centre or mee seva centres and has to pay a required amount of fee by providing basic details before submitting online application.

Step II.

Submit online application form on official website after payment or completing step I.

  1. Open official website of APPSC appolice.gov.in
  2. At website’s home page, Find Related links and you need to find AP state level Recruitment Board and click on it. Find ‘recruitment’ button and hit on that to find AP Police Constables examination 2018.
  3. This will open advertisement or notification. Read that very well. After reading all important things, now you need to hit ‘online apply’ button.
  4. This click will take you to the page of online application form where you need to enter payment details to access application form. Then enter essential required information such as applicant’s name, age, father’s name, correspondence address, permanent address etc. You need to fill up the details in relevant box of online application form.
  5. Upload photo and signature in JPG/JPEG format and click on save option and then upload community certificate if applicable.
  6. click on ‘I have read’ option and submit
  7. After final submission the candidates will get confirmation message on the screen
  8. Save the submitted application for further reference. You can also download the final submitted online application form.

Note – online application form will be considered as incomplete without fee submission

AP Police Constable 2018 Syllabus

Contenders who are going to appear in AP Police Constable Exam 2018 must aware regarding the exam syllabus. The Post wise complete exam syllabus is given below:

Police Constables (Civil /AR) and Warders

General Science200200
History of India, Indian culture, and national Movement
Indian Geography, Polity and Economy
Current events
Mental ability/ Test of Reasoning

The Current events / General awareness (also known as general knowledge) part of paper will consist questions on national and international events. Generally from the following fields- Geography, History, Constitution, Politics, History, Science, Economics, Sports, banking, culture etc.

The Reasoning part of paper will consists the questions on the following topics Verbal Includes Analogy, Blood Relation, Classification, Symbol & Notation, Statement & Conclusion and Sitting Arrangement, Decision Making, Word Formation, Series, Decoding & Coding, and Problem Solving.

The arithmetic section will consists questions on the following topics- Arithmetic & Data Interpretation which includes bar graphs, Permutation & combination, Simple & compound interest, Pie-chart, Time & Work, Time and Distance, Percentage, Profit & loss etc, Clocks, Volume & surface area, Line graphs & tabulation, Roots, Average, Ratio, Height & distances, Logarithms, and probability etc.

Post of Police Constables (Communications) Written Exam Syllabus


1. Electrical

Characteristic and Application of conductors, Semiconductors, Insulators; Construction of carbon, thermistors potentio meters, wire wound (linier logarithmic) resistors; Ohms Law, Kircheff’s law; principle of construction and special feature of simple meter, Moving iron/Moving coil meter, Universal meter, Ohm meter, VTVM and Ammeter; alternating current, A.C induced voltage, current; lenses law of self induction ;Faraday’s principle; A.C generators and Fleming three finger rule, average R.M.S values, Frequency peak; Function and application of vibrators;

2. Electronics & Radio

Characteristics and Application of inductance in a tuned circuit; Coil-Concept of reactance, Inductance, co-efficient of coupling phase and power factor; different types of capacitors and their application, series and parallel connection of capacitor in A.C circuits, basic elements of resonance circuit, parallel L.C circuit, tuning and current gain, Anti resonance circuit, construction of Transistors, Bi-polar junction devises, principle of FET transistors, PNP & NPN transistors and dynamic curves, uses of diodes as rectifiers, Half wave and Full wave rectifier circuit, uses of filters, carrier modulation (AM and FM) Single side band, Bridge rectifiers, effect of ripples,  Band width, Fidelity and quality construction in the receiver, discriminators, detectors, Range of Audio and quality construction in the receiver, Range of Audio Frequency, detectors, discriminators, Necessity for amplifications like Class ‘A’ ‘B’ and ‘C’ , push-pull voltage amplifier, principle of superhydrodyne receiver, I.F amplification, frequency conversion, Principle of Magnetic sound recording, magnetic tapes, Construction and working principle of Picture tube Deflection camera tube, magnetic heads erasing head, Television principles, basic T.V. System scanning synchronization composite video signal.

3. Basics of Computers

MS-Office (MS-word, Power point, EXCEL): Fundamentals of Computer Architecture, MS-DOS, Windows operating systems, Mother board and peripherals, accessories, PC assembly and software installation, networking & LAN, basics of WAN.

4. Telephone System

Basics of PSTN telephone network, EPABX, FAX, Telephone instruments, Internet telephony, GSM and CDMA phone system.

Post of Police Constables (Mechanics) Written Exam Syllabus


Introduction to Automobiles, Compression Ignition, Engines and working principles, 4 and 2 Strokes Spark Ignition Engine, Petrol and Diesel Engine Components, Lubricating System, Valve and operating Mechanism, Cooling System, Fuel system in Petrol Engine, Ignition System, Fuel Injection System in diesel engines. Automotive Electricity, Alternator, Intake and Exhaust System, Battery, Dynamo, Cut out, Fuses, Wiring and Electrical Accessories, Self Starter, Brakes, Transmission Systems, Suspension, Mechanic Tools, Work Shop Tools, Wheel Alignment, Steering, Fleet Maintenance of vehicles, Safety Precautions. , Servicing of vehicles, check up of vehicles for Road Worthiness.

Post of Police constables (Drivers) Written Exam Syllabus


Drivers daily routine duty, Daily maintenance, Maintenance Responsibility, Weekly Maintenance, Periodical Maintenance, Tyres, Maintenance and rotation, Fuel system, Battery maintenance, its specific gravity, Lighting System, Brake System, Ignition System, Clutch & Transmission System, Fuel Accountability, Canopy and Seats Cleaning off Wind Screen and Wipers, Dash Board Instruments, Minor Repairs Viz. Fan Belt Replacements, MV Act and Rules, Attending Wheel Punctures, Air Lock Removal, Traffic Signals, First Aid Practice, Safety Precautions.

Scale Of Pay

For all the posts of Police Constables and warders the basic pay will range from 16400/- to 49870/-

AP Police Constable 2018 Hall Ticket

AP Police Constables 2018 exam admit cards will be released before 10 days of examination on official website. Candidates should download admit card for attending examination.

How To Download Admit Card?

  • Log on to AP police official website by clicking here www.appolice.gov.in
  • Find related links and AP police board recruitment
  • Find Hall tickets and click on relevant link of Police constable
  • Enter required details and click on submit
  • Print or download hall ticket

AP Police Constable Results

AP Police constable 2018 results will be declared by The Andhra Pradesh State Level police recruitment board soon after final examination. The process to download or check final result has been given below.

How To Check Result?

  • Log on to AP police official website by www.appolice.gov.in
  • Find related links and AP police board recruitment
  • Find results and click on Police constables 2018 result
  • Enter required details
  • Submit and check your result


Cutoff mark is the minimum score a candidate needs to score to get selected in the final list. A post wise cutoff will be published here shortly.

Candidates are requested to go through official notification thoroughly for detailed information. Click here to download official notification. We hope the article is helpful and we update all the latest information at the earliest after the official confirmation, so keep checking for further updates related the examinations and results.


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