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QUALIFICATION: ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS

*Disclaimer: The information is extracted from "General Information" PDF on PPSC website but for details/exact/official information please refer to PPSC website [Link]

Educational Qualifications
The candidate should possess a bachelor degree in any discipline from a recognized university or institution; Provided that the candidate may be permitted to take preliminary examination while studying for the qualifying degree. However, the candidate shall be required to produce proof of qualifying the degree course for being eligible to take the Main Competitive Examination.

No candidate shall be eligible for appearing in the Preliminary Competitive Examination, unless he/she has passed the Matriculation Examination with Punjabi as one of the compulsory or elective subjects or any other equivalent examination in Punjabi language, which may be specified by the Government from time to time.

For the purpose of eligibility for PSCSCCE-2012, the expression "recognised university" or "institution" shall have the same meaning, as assigned to it in the Punjab Civil Services (General and Common Conditions of Service) Rules, 1994.

Age Limit
As mandated by Punjab Civil Services Rules 1976, as amended from time to time, the candidate should have attained the minimum age of 21 years and should not have attained the age of 37 years on the first day of January of the year in which the last day falls for submission of application to the Commission. In other words, the candidate should have attained the age of 21 years but should not be older than 37 years on 1st January 2012.Provided that in the case of the post of Deputy Superintendent Police in the Punjab Police  Service, a candidate should have attained the minimum age of 21 years and should not have attained the age of 28 years on the first day of the year, as referred to above.

Provided that Scheduled Castes and Backward Classes of Punjab age limit is relaxed upto 5 years as per Punjab Government circular No.10972-4 WGI-65/3205 dated 16th, February 1966.

The upper age limit for a Punjab Government/Other State Government/ Central Government
employee will be relaxed up to 47 years.

The upper age limit prescribed above will be relaxed up to a maximum of five years for Schedules Castes and Scheduled Tribes of all States and Backward Classes of Punjab, except
in the case of the posts of DSP.

The upper age limit for widows, divorcees and certain other categories as per instructions issued by the Government of Punjab vide Letter No. 1/50/83-5PP(1368)/3454 dated 23.04.1984 of women of Punjab will be relaxed up to 42 years, except in the case of the posts of DSP.

Age relaxation in upper age limit, upto 10 years is available to the disabled persons of Punjab, except in the case of the posts of DSP.

An Ex-serviceman of Punjab domicile shall be allowed to deduct the period of his service in the Armed Forces of the Union from his actual age and if the resultant age does not exceed the maximum age limit prescribed for direct appointment to such a vacancy in the Service Rules concerned by more than three years, he shall be deemed to satisfy the condition regarding age limit.

 Number of Attempts for this and similar Examinations
Unless covered by any of the exceptions, which may from time to time be notified by the Government in this behalf, every candidate belonging to General Category appearing for the examination after the commencement of Punjab State Civil Services (Appointment by Combined Competitive Examination) Rules, 2009, shall be permitted to avail upto four attempts at the examination.

For the purpose of this rule, an appearance of a candidate in the Preliminary Examination, shall be deemed to be an attempt at the examination.

Ex-servicemen category candidates are permitted only three attempts at the Examination.

 

 

Special Instructions for the post of Deputy Superintendent of Police:

The candidates who opt for the Punjab Police Service and who qualify the Main Competitive Examination shall have to qualify the physical test as per rule 7 (1) of the Punjab Police Service Rules-1959 read with Notification No. 1/146/94-1H3 (Part-II)/ 1743 dated 09/7/2009, Each candidate is required to fulfill the following physical standards:

Minimum Height

Chest Measurement

Men

Women

Applicable for men only

Unexpanded

Expanded

5 feet 7 inches

5 feet 3 inches

33 inches

34.5 inches

Besides the above requirement, the candidates have to qualify the Physical Test for the post of Deputy Superintendent of Police in the following events also:

S No.

For Male Candidates

For Female Candidates

1

1600 meters race to be completed within 07 minutes 30 seconds (only one attempt)

800 meters race to be completed within 04 minutes 45 seconds
(only one attempt)

2

Long Jump : Minimum 3.80 meters (Three attempts only)

Long Jump : Minimum 3.25
meters (Three attempts only)

3

High Jump : Minimum 1.15 meters (Three attempts only)

High Jump : Minimum 1.0 meter (Three attempts only)

4

Vertical rope : 2.0 meters climb from the ground (one attempt only)

Shuttle : Running between two parallel lines 10 meter apart, five times in 25 seconds (one attempt only)

 

Nationality
A candidate shall be a:

  • Citizen of India; or
  • Citizen of Nepal; or
  • Subject of Bhutan; or
  • Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the Ist January. 1962, with the intention
  • of permanently settling in India; or
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East
  • African countries of Kenya, Uganda and United Republic of Tanzania (formerly
  • Tanganyika and Zanzibar) Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the
  • intention of permanently settling in India;

Provided that a candidate other than the candidates possessing Indian nationality shall be a
person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Competent Authority
as notified Punjab Civil Services (General and Common Conditions of Service) Rules, 1994.

*Disclaimer: The information is extracted from "General Information" PDF on PPSC website but for details/exact/official information please refer to PPSC website [Link]