AP Constable Syllabus 2020 Download Link – Exam Pattern & Selection Process

Sruthi | May 20, 2020


Name of the Recruitment Andhra Pradesh Police Department
Job TypeGovernment Jobs in AP
No. of Posts1200
Selection ProcessPrelims, PMT, PET, Final Exam
Name of the PostsConstable
Official Sitehttps://www.appolice.gov.in/

 AP Police Constable Syllabus 2020

The higher officials will release Andhra Pradesh Constable Syllabus through the official website before the exam. So, Candidates who have completed their AP Constable registration process successfully can download the syllabus for the AP Police Constable Jobs. By following this syllabus, candidates can score good marks and perform well in the exam. Applied candidates can plan their schedule according to this syllabus. Syllabus and exam pattern plays a significant role in preparation for the exam. It makes it easy for the candidate to get the basic knowledge about the question paper. So, Stay in touch with this article to know the latest updates about this recruitment.

AP Constable Recruitment 2020

Andhra Pradesh Police Department will release the recruitment notification for the recruitment of constable post through the official website. Eligible candidates can submit their online application form before the last date. This is a golden opportunity for the candidates waiting for this recruitment. Before reapplying for the post candidates should go through the eligibility criteria and apply for the post. we have provided all the recruitment related links and information in this article below

AP Constable Selection process  

The eligible candidates can attend the Preliminary Test, and those who get qualified in these tests will be called for the next round. Shortlisted candidates will be selected based on the performance in all the rounds, and the Rounds are

  • Preliminary Test
  • Physical Measurement test
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Main Examination

AP Police Constable Exam Date 2020

The officials will announce the exam date for the AP Constable through the official website after the completion of the last date of application submission.

Exam Pattern 

The eligible candidates should attend for four rounds to get selected for the post. The Exam Pattern for that four rounds is given in the following sections

Preliminary Test

  • It is of Objective Type Test
  • Total Marks of 200
  • Each question carries one mark
  • Total time duration is 3 Hours
  • Important Topics – Arithmetic & Reasoning, Mental Ability, General Studies

Physical Efficiency Test

For General Candidates

  • 100 meters run – 15 seconds
  • Long Jump – 3.80 m
  • 1600 meters run – 8 Minutes
  • For Ex. Servicemen
  • 100 meters run – 16.5 seconds
  • Long Jump – 3.65 m
  • 1600 meters run – 9 Minutes 30 Sec
  • For Women
  • 100 meters run – 18 seconds
  • Long jump – 2.75 m
  • 1600 meters run – 10 Minutes 30 Sec

Physical Measurement Test

For Men

  • Height – 167.6 cm
  • Chest – 86.3 cm

For Women

  • Height – 152.5 cm
  • Weight – Not less than 40 kg

Mains Exam Pattern

It consists of four papers

  • Each paper consists of 100 Marks
  • Total Marks are 400 Marks
  • The total time duration of 3 hours
  • Important Topics – English, Telugu, Arithmetic & Reasoning, Mental Ability & General Studies

AP Constable Prelims & Mains Syllabus 2020

The Important Topics for Prelims are Arithmetic reasoning, Mental ability, General studies given in paper III and IV

Paper-I: English

  • One word substitutions
  • Verb
  • Spellings
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Passage
  • Improvement
  • Synonyms/ Homonyms
  • Sentence Structure
  • Adjective
  • Clauses
  • Vocabulary
  • Antonyms
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Grammar
  • Spot of Error

Paper-II: Telugu

  • Understanding, Usage and writing ability of Telugu
  • Short Essay and Comprehension
  • Precis Writing
  • Letter Writing
  • Translation

Paper-III: Arithmetic

  • Average
  • Simple Interest
  • Discount
  • Time & Work
  • Partnership
  • Uses of Table & Graphs
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
  • Profit & Loss
  • The relationship between Numbers
  • Percentages
  • Computation of Whole Numbers
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Time & Distance
  • Number System
  • Decimals and Fraction


  • Syllogism
  • Statement and Arguments
  • Statement and Assumptions
  • Statement and Courses of Action
  • Statement and Conclusions
  • Deriving Conclusion
  • Assertion and Reason
  • Punch lines
  • Situation Reaction Tests
  • Cause and Effect
  • Analytical Reasoning

Mental Ability

  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Series
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Blood Relations
  • Direction Sense Test
  • Logical Venn Diagrams
  • Alphabet Test
  • Sitting Arrangements
  • Mathematical Operations
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Inserting the Missing Character
  • Number, Ranking and Time Sequence Test
  • Eligibility Test

Paper-IV: General Awareness

  • Geography and Physics
  • General Science
  • Economy
  • Political Science
  • Indian National Movement
  • Indian Polity & Governance
  • Current Affairs – National & International
  • Indian Constitution
  • Indian Culture
  • International issues
  • Abbreviations
  • Science & Technology
  • Space & IT
  • Indian Constitution
  • National News (current)
  • Indian Culture
  • About India
  • Cultural Heritage
  • Important Days
  • Inventions in the World
  • Indian Parliament
  • Indian Politics
  • Important Financial & Economic News
  • Everyday Science
  • Scientific observations

General Knowledge

  • New Inventions
  • Indian Culture
  • International issues
  • Political Science
  • Economic issues in India
  • Scientific Observation
  • National and International Current Affairs
  • History of India
  • Countries and Capitals
  • Geography of India
  • National news

General Science

  • Electronics
  • Quantum Chemistry
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Organic Synthesis
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics
  • Photochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Nuclear and Particle Physics
  • Electrochemistry

Important Link

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the Salary of the AP Constable?

Ans: Candidates can go through the AP Constable Recruitment Notification to get the details about the salary. The link is mentioned above.

Q. Where I can download the AP Police Constable Syllabus?

Ans: Applied candidates can download the syllabus by the link provided in this article or by the official website.

Q. How many questions will be on the AP Constable Prelims Exam?

Ans: The prelims exam consists of 200 questions with one mark each.

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