HSSC Constable Exam Highlights 2021

Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) has released an official notification of HSSC Constable 2021 for the post of Police Constable. HSSC releases notifications for various posts such as Clerk, Patwari Constable, JE, Sub Inspector, and other vacancies. These vacancies are filled up in various departments in the Haryana government. HSSC recruitment notification 2021 consists of all the details regarding Exam Pattern, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Dates, and many more. If you are interested in applying for HSSC Constable 2021  exam, please look into the exam higlights below:

HSSC Constable Exam Highlights 2021

Conducting BodyHaryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC)
Official Website http://www.hssc.gov.in/
Name of the Post Constable
Total Vacancies
  • Male Constable (General Duty) : 5500 Posts
  • Female Constable (General Duty) : 1100 Posts
  • Female Constable for HAP-DURGA-1 : 698 Posts
HSSC Constable Online Application
Starts From
January 11, 2021
HSSC Constable Online Application
Closing Dates
Febuary 10, 2021
HSSC Constable Online Application
Fee Deposite Closing Dates
Febuary 13, 2021

HSSC Constable Exam Notification 2021

The Staff Selection Commission of Haryana has released itsofficial notification for the post of HSSC Constable 2021. If you are interested in applying for the same, you need to fill the online application till February 10, 2021. HSSC has invited applications from young and eligible candidates to fill 7298 posts of Group C under the Police Department. HSSC online application process has been started fromJanuary 11, 2021, and you can apply for the same till February 10, 2021. The HSSC Constable 2021 exam is expected to be held either online or OMR based (offline) from March 27, 2021, to March 28, 2021.

HSSC Constable Exam Pattern

While you prepare for any exam, the first and foremost thing in the process should first be collecting all the information related to the exam. The HSSC Constable Recruitment 2021 Notification is a golden chance for the candidates aspiring to join the Police Department in Haryana. Therefore, if you are interested in applying for the same, you should collect all information related to the HSSC Constable exam pattern 2021 so that you can start your preparation for the HSSC Constable exam effectively.

HSSC Constable Exam Pattern 2021

In order to clear the HSSC Constable Exam 2021, you have to undergo a Knowledge Test  (80 marks) and a Physical Screening Test. Knowledge Test consists of an objective multiple choice questions test with 80 marks and a total of 90 minutes will be allotted for the exam. Please note that each correct question fetch you 0.80 marks and there is no negative marking in the exam. The HSSC Constable exam will have questions on General studies, General Science, Current affairs, General Reasoning, Mental Aptitude, Numerical ability, Agriculture, Animal husbandry and other relevant fields. Also there will be atleast 10 questions related to basic knowledge of computer. In theHSSC Constable Knowledge Test, the medium of examination shall be in both Hindi and English except for the English Language section.

Type of QuestionSubjectsNumber of QuestionsTotal MarksDuration
Multiple Choice Objective Type Questions General Studies, Current Affairs, Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Computer Aptitude 100 80 90 minutes

If you qualify the Knowledge Test you will go through the Physical Screening Test (PST). It will be of qualifying in nature and is supposed to test your physical fitness and endurance. The prescribed standards are mentioned below:

CandidatesTest DistanceQualifying Time
Male 2.5 Kilometer 12 minutes
Female 1.0 Kilometer 6 minutes
Ex-Serviceman 1.0 Kilometer 5 minutes

If you qualify PST, you will be called for Physical Measurement Test or PMT as per standards prescribed in Haryana Police (Non-Gazetted & other ranks) Service Rules. If you fail to meet the standards prescribed for Physical Measurement Test you will be eliminated from further selection process. If you qualify Physical Measurement Test, you will be called for verification of documents.

HSSC Constable Exam Syllabus 2021

HSSC Constable notification 2021 is a golden opportunity for many aspirants who are willing to work in the Government sector. To make sure that you are able to grab this opportunity you should know complete details of the exam and make the most out of this chance and receive it well. To prepare well for the posts in HSSC Constable Recruitment 2021 Exam and grab the job, you should be aware of the syllabus of the post you are applying for so that you are able to prepare well. Take a look at the  HSSC Constable syllabus and prepare accordingly.

General Studies General Knowledge, Polity, History and Geography of the Country, Administration, Art and Culture, Facts about Haryana, Indian National Movements, Indian Culture and Economy, World Geography, Economy of Haryana, Social, Economic and Cultural Institutions, Language of Haryana, National and International Events, Current Affairs, Dates and Events, Authors, awards, books
General Science Scientific Methodology, Concepts and Basics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Space Science, Technologies, Environmental Sciences
General Reasoning Alphanumeric Series, Alphabets and Puzzles, Analogies, Classification, Coding and Decoding, Direction Test, Blood Relations, Symbol and Notation, Input and Output, Word Arrangement, Syllogism, Statement and Conclusion, Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning, Data Sufficiency, Seating Arrangements, Assertions, Miscellaneous
Mental Aptitude
Numerical Ability Number System, Average, Rate of Interest, Ratio and Proportion, H.C.F., L.C.M., Mixture, Profit and Loss, Discounts, Mensuration, Sums on Ages, Time work and distance, Percentages, Geometry, Miscellaneous
Agriculture Ecology and Ecological Balance, Cropping Patterns, Soil, Farm Management, Food Production, Plantation of Crops, Spices and Flower Crops, Vegetables, Horticulture, Types of Agriculture, Weeds and characteristics
Animal Husbandry Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Livestock Production and Managements, Animal Welfare, Ethics and Jurisprudence, Animal Breeding, Health Care

HSSC Constable Exam Dates 2021

HSSC Recruitment 2021 Notification for constable is released. It comes as a ray of hope for the candidates of Haryana waiting for such notification. The HSSC Constable Exam 2021 is expected to be held from March 27,2021 to March 28, 2021.  The HSSC Constable notification 2021 has all the details regarding the online registration, closing dates, exam dates, and more.  Further details on HSSC Constable Exam Dates can be inferred from the table below:

HSSC Exam Dates 2021

EventImportant Date
Date of Publication December 30, 2020
Opening Date for Submission of Online
January 11, 2021
Closing Date for Submission of Online
Febuaray 10, 2021
Closing Date for Deposit of Fee Febuaray 13, 2021
Examination Dates (CBT or OMR) March 27, 2021 to March 28, 2021

HSSC Constable Salary

Almost all the job aspirants preparing for competitions wish to work in the Government departments. HSSC offered a good chance to work in the Haryana state departments. This is a great opportunity for those who belong to Haryana. HSSC had released its recruitment notification for Constable posts. The pay scale for HSSC Constable is as follows:

HSSC Constable Rs.21700-69100 - Level-3, Cell-I.

HSSC Constable Vacancy 2021

A total of 7293 vacancies has been announced by HSSC for Group C posts in the Police Department.  You must check the total vacancies before applying for any post. Refer to the table given below for the details of the HSSC Constable vacancy 2021.

Male Constable (General Duty) 1980 990 770 440 550 385 110 110 165
Female Constable (General Duty) 396 198 154 88 110 77 22 22 33
Female Constable for HAP-DURGA-1 252 125 97 56 70 49 14 14 21
Grand Total 7298

HSSC Constable Eligibility Criteria 2021

Before filling the HSSC Constable application form, please go through the official notification. You should first read the complete notification properly and ensure your eligibility before applying for the HSSC Constable post. There are various parameters on the basis of which the eligibility of a candidate is ensured. Read further for the details:

HSSC Constable Educational Criteria

To apply for  HSSC Constable exam 2021, you should possess a basic educational qualification required to appear for the exam. The eligibility is mentioned below:

HSSC Constable post, the basic qualification required will be 12th Standard / 12th Standard with First Division / Graduation or its equivalent from a recognized Board/University. Hindi/Sanskrit upto Matriculation as one of the subject or Higher education with any of these subjects will be required.

PostEducational Criteria
HSSC Constable 12th Standard / 12th Standard with First Division / Graduation or its equivalent from a recognized Board/University. Hindi/Sanskrit upto Matriculation as one of the subject or Higher education with any of these subjects will be required.

HSSC Constable Age Criteria (As on December 01, 2020)

The Constable post announced by HSSC in its notification, also include an age criteria which you need to follow. The age limit is prescribed in the table below:

PostAge Criteria
HSSC Constable 18-25 years

HSSC Constable Age Relaxation

Apart from the age criteria mentioned in the HSSC Recruitment notification 2021, there is a privilege of age relaxation provided if you belong to reserved categories such as SC / ST / PwD / Ex-Servicemen. For further details on HSSC Constable Age Relaxation, please look at the table below:

CategoryAge Relaxation
Scheduled Castes 5 years
Backward Class 5 years
Economically weaker section (EWS) 5 years

HSSC Constable: How to Apply 2021

Though the HSSC 2021 Recruitment consists of various posts but this HSSC notification is for Constable post, and can be conducted either online/offline, but the application for the exam is to be done only in online mode. The status of the mode of examination will be announced later by HSSC. There are few steps you need to follow while filling the application:

  • Visit the official website of HSSC and the process can start using various urls that depend on which post you are applying for.
  • You will have to fill in all the basic details like Name/Address etc correctly.
  • A Registration number and password will be generated. You can keep the print of the registration form for future reference.
  • Next step would be to upload the asked documents correctly based on the guidelines mentioned by HSSC.
  • You can keep a hard copy of the form with all these uploaded documents which will have to be produced at HSSC when called for.
  • No request for change in details will be entertained by HSSC. If you need to make changes, you will have to fill a fresh online application form and pay the fee again.
  • After filling up all the details in the form, the final step would be payment of application fee. 
  • After completing the payment, you can finally take a print of the completed application form and the e-Challan for further use.
  • All the submitted details will be checked at the time of scrutiny of documents.

HSSC Constable Application Fee

The final step of application is the submission of online application fee. No other mode of fee payment will be accepted by the Haryana Staff Selection Commission. The fee amount vary for different categories and some categories are exempted from paying the application fees:

CategoryGeneralSC/BC/EWS candidates of Haryana State only
MaleFemale Non Resident of HaryanaFemale of Haryana resident onlyMaleFemale
Cat. No. 1, 2 & 3 Rs. 100/- Rs. 50/- Rs. 25/- Rs. 13/-
Ex-Serviceman of Haryana No Charges

HSSC Constable Exam Centre

To conduct the examination for HSSC Constable Notification 2021, HSSC will select and allot certain centres. You will be allotted these exam centres where you will have to appear at your own cost and expense. HSSC reserves the right to change the centres as per its discretion.

Exam Centre Location

HSSC Constable Exam Admit Card

After successful application for HSSC Recruitment 2021, HSSC will release the admit card for the post a few days before the examination. The admit card will consist of complete information related to the date, time and place of the examination. You will have to keep a check on the updated information on the official website of HSSC. The print out of the HSSC Constable admit card has to be produced before the invigilator at the exam venue.

HSSC Previous year Cut off

To ensure your selection in any examination, you require not just hard work but also smart work. As HSSC Constable Recruitment 2021  is a Government job so you need to ensure that you are completely aware of all information related to the exam. You need to figure out ways through which you can prepare in a proper manner. Previous year cut-off is one such way through which you can gather complete idea about the exam level and the pattern of selection prevalent in previous years. You can easily make out how much effort you need to actually put in for the exam preparation. Take a look at the previous year cut-offs for Constable posts in HSSC Recruitment:

HSSC Constable Cut off Marks 2017

Category NameMale CandidatesFemale Candidates
General 54.90 43.35
SC 45.00 35.50
BCA 48.90 38.80
BCB 54.95 44.10
EBPG 31.40 23.00

HSSC Constable Exam Free Mock Tests

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Frequently Asked Questions


In HSSC Recruitment 2021 Exam, can I choose Hindi language as the exam language? 


Yes, HSSC Recruitment 2021 Exam is bilingual (i.e, Hindi & English). You can choose your preferred language accordingly. 


Is the HSSC Recruitment 2021 Exam in ONLINE or OFFLINE mode? 


The status for the mode of exam has not yet been decided by HSSC. HSSC Recruitment 2021 Exam may be online (CBT) / Offline (OMR Based). 


Is there any sectional CUT-OFF in HSSC Recruitment 2021 Exam ? 


There is no such information mentioned in the official notification for any of the posts mentioned above.


Is HSSC Job transferable? 


As HSSC is a state level examination, all the positions will be filled in within the state departments but candidates may get transferred to various offices within the state of Haryana.


What is the age limit for HSSC Recruitment 2021 posts? 


The age limit of the candidates applying for HSSC Recruitment 2021 Exam will depend on the kind of post they are applying for.


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