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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    Karnataka Police Constable Recruitment Exam
  • Mode of Conduction
    Online
  • Exam Duration
    180 minutes
  • Official Website
    http://ksp.gov.in/
  • Total Marks
    150
  • Total No. of Questions
    150
  • No. of Sections
    2
  • Medium of the exam
    Hindi, English, Kanada
  • Marking Scheme
    One marks each question
Eligibilty Criteria

The Karnataka Police Constable Recruitment Eligibility Criteria 2022 has been released. The eligibility criteria have two components: First is a candidate's educational qualification and the other is Age criteria. Let's highlight Educational Criteria firstly:

Karnataka Police Constable Recruitment Qualifications 2022

Candidates who want to do a job in the constable post in the Karnataka Police Constable Recruitment should need to possess the following educational qualifications. The below table points show the post-wise educational qualifications for Karnataka Police Constable 2022 exam:

Post Educational Qualifications
Special Reserve Police Constable (SRPC) and Armed Police Constable

Candidates should need to clear the SSLC exam from a government-recognized school.

Civil Police Constable

Candidates should need to clear the 10+2 from a government recognized school.

Karnataka Police Constable Overall Age Criteria 2022

Below table shows the category wise maximum and minimum age limit for the Karnataka Police Constable Recruitment exam:

Category Minimum Age Limit Maximum age limit
General 18 years 25 years
OBC 18 years 27 years
SC 18 years 27 years
ST 18 years 45 years
Tribal 19 Years 30 Years
Exam Pattern

The Karnataka Police Constable exam is conducted only on written exam papers. Candidates should be aware of the Exam Patterns so that they can prepare for the exam effectively. The exam pattern for Karnataka Police Constable Recruitment 2022 is mentioned in the table below:

Paper Paper 1
Mode of Exam Online
Number of Sections 2
Name of Sections Descriptive Type English, general awareness, current affairs, general science, and history of Karnataka
Examination Duration 90 minutes
Maximum number of questions 150
Type of Questions Objective-based
Marks One marks each question
Negative marking 0.25
Maximum number of marks 150
Language of Paper Hindi, English, Kanada

Karnataka Police Constable Section-wise Exam Pattern 2022

Below table shows the syllabus wise no. of questions that are asked in paper I of the Karnataka Police Constable exam:

Papers Marks Duration Of Time
Descriptive Type English/ Kannada Essay Writing 20 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Precise Writing 10
Translation of Sentences 20
Multiple Choice Question English/ Kannada Indian History 100
Mental Ability
General Awareness
Indian Constitution
Indian Independence Movement
General Knowledge
Fundamental Rights
Geography
Total 150
Syllabus

From the below table, candidates can check out the latest syllabus for the Karnataka Police Constable Exam. Let's look into the subject wise syllabus:

Karnataka Police Constable Descriptive Paper Syllabus 2022

Below table shows the detailed syllabus for the section Descriptive Paper:

Section Topic
Descriptive Paper Select the correct Question Tag

  • Select the correct Tense
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Jumbled Sentence
  • Oxymoron
  • Onomatopoeia
  • Anaphora
  • Ellipsis
  • Repetition
  • Apostrophe
  • British English – American English
  • Phrase Replacement
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Cloze Test
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Wrong Spelt
  • One Word Substitution
  • Error Spotting
  • Active Voice and Passive Voice
  • Direct and Indirect Speech
  • Match the following words
  • Choose the correct ‘Synonyms’
  • Select the correct word (Prefix, Suffix)
  • Fill in the blanks with a suitable Article
  • Select the correct Voice
  • Fill in the blanks (Infinitive, Gerund, Participle)
  • Identify the sentence pattern
  • Find out the Error (Articles, Prepositions, Noun, Verb, Adjective, Adverb)
  • Select the correct Plural forms
  • Identify the sentence (Simple, Compound, Complex Sentence)
  • Identify the correct Degree
  • Form a new word by blending the words
  • Form compound words (Eg: Noun+Verb, Gerund+Noun)
  • Alliteration
  • Allusion
  • Simile
  • Metaphor
  • Personification

Karnataka Police Constable General Studies Syllabus

There are a total of 100 questions asked in the General Studies session. Here is the detailed syllabus for the section General Studies :

Section Topic
General Studies
  • Science – Inventions & Discoveries.
  • Economy, Banking, and Finance.
  • General Politics.
  • India and its neighboring countries.
  • Scientific progress development.
  • Capital.
  • Knowledge of Current Events.
  • Important Financial & Economic News.
  • Culture.
  • India and its neighboring countries.
  • Scientific progress development.
  • Capital.
  • Knowledge of Current Events.
  • Geography.
  • Indian Constitution.
  • Science – Inventions & Discoveries.
  • Economy, Banking, and Finance.
  • General Politics.
  • Geography.
  • Indian Constitution.
  • History.
  • Scientific Research.
  • Budget and Five Year Plans.
  • Sports-Athlete such as essential knowledge.
  • Economy.
  • Countries & Capitals.
  • Important Financial & Economic News.
  • Culture.
  • General knowledge.
  • Current Affairs – National & International.Script.
  • Books.
  • Indian Languages.
  • National & International Awards.
  • Currency

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