Pixel code
Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    Kerala Police
  • Mode of Conduction
  • Exam Duration
    1 hour 15 minutes
  • Official Website
  • Total Marks
  • Total No. of Questions
  • No. of Sections
Eligibilty Criteria

Candidates must meet the eligibility requirements to be considered for a position in the Kerala Police Department. Applications that do not meet the eligibility requirements will be rejected. The following are the eligibility requirements for the positions of Constable, Sub-Inspector, and others:

Kerala Police Eligibility: Nationality

A candidate must be a citizen of India. The document carrying the nationality proof will be verified at the time of Document Verification.

Kerala Police Eligibility: Age Limits

There is a certain age limit in which candidates can apply for the job in Kerala Police Department. As per the official notifications, the candidates must fulfill the given age criteria.

Kerala Police Eligibility for Constable

Candidates between 18-29 years of age are allowed to apply for the post of constable. The age criteria for a constable in Kerala Police are:

  • Minimum Age- 18 years
  • Maximum Age- 29 Years

Kerala Police Eligibility for Sub-Inspector and Assistant Sub-Inspector:

Candidates must be between 20 to 28 years of age to apply for the post of SI or an ASI. The age criteria for the given posts is as follows:

  • Minimum Age- 20 Years
  • Maximum Age- 28 Years

Kerala Police Eligibility: Upper Age Relaxations

The age relaxations offered to the various reserved categories are tabulated below:

Post Category Upper Age Relaxation
Constable OBC 3 Years
SC/ST 5 Years
SI & ASI OBC 3 Years
SC/ST 5 Years

Kerala Police Eligibility: Educational Qualifications

The educational qualifications for the various posts under the Kerala Police recruitment 2022 are:

  • Constable- The candidate must be an HSE passed (10+12) from a recognized board.
  • Sub-Inspector- Applicants must have passed Class XII from a recognized board and hold a Graduation degree in any discipline from any recognized university to be eligible for the Kerala Police Recruitment.
Exam Pattern

The Kerala Police Recruitment exam might be conducted online. The exam is an objective-question-based paper. The duration of the exam is 1 hour 15 minutes carrying 100 marks. The exam pattern of Kerala Police Recruitment is tabulated below in detail:

Subject No. of questions Marks
General Knowledge 35 35
English 30 30
Arithmetic & Ability 35 35
Total 100 Questions 100 Marks

The candidate who clears the written exam will be short-listed for physical tests and the interview.


In order to crack the Kerala Police exam, the candidates must be well aware of the exam syllabus for better preparations and time management. The detailed syllabus for the Kerala Police Recruitment exam 2022 is discussed below:

Section Important Topics
General Knowledge
  • Communication
  • Health
  • Environment and Agriculture
  • Economic and Industrial advancements
  • Sports and current affairs
  • Science facts
  • Geography and Demography of India
  • Resources
General English
  • Tenses
  • Prepositions
  • Active & Passive Voice
  • Articles
  • Adverbs
  • Auxiliaries
  • Other Grammar Tools
Arithmetic & General Ability
  • Numbers and angles
  • Coding/Decoding
  • Series and relations
  • Clerical ability
  • Fractions and Decimals
  • Mensuration
  • Progressions
  • Profit and loss
  • Basic operations
  • Laws of exponents
  • Interest
  • Average
  • Time & Distance
Other General Topics
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General Science
  • Kerala Politics, History and Culture
  • Constitution of India
  • Computer Knowledge
  • Reasoning and Mental Ability Test

You May Also Be Interested In