Delhi Police HC AWO/TPO 2023 Notification: Check Exam Updates

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Delhi Police HC AWO/TPO 2023 Notification: Check Exam Updates

Delhi Police Head Constable Notification 2023 will be issued soon by the Staff Selection Commission for the Head Constable {Assistant Wireless Operator (AWO)/Teleprinter Operator (TPO)} in the Delhi Police Examination, 2023. The Staff Selection Commission is set to organise a competitive examination for the open recruitment of Head Constable {Assistant Wireless Operator (AWO)/Tele-Printer Operator (TPO)} in Delhi Police, following the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between Delhi Police and the Staff Selection Commission.

Once the Commission issues the DP HC 2023 Notification, interested and eligible candidates can submit their applications online in the specified time frame. Candidates must read this article carefully to check eligibility criteria, exam pattern, vacancies, and syllabus. We are providing DP HC 2023 Recruitment Updates here.

Delhi Police Head Constable Recruitment 2023  

Delhi Police HC (AWO/TPO) 2023 Recruitment Notification will be issued soon in PDF format, including the details of DP HC Recruitment 2023. The Staff Selection Commission will administer the examination in a 'Computer-Based Examination' (CBE) mode across India, based upon the number of applications received from various states and Union Territories. This Computer-Based Examination will be conducted exclusively in English and Hindi. Once the DP HC Notification 2023 is published, we will update this page accordingly; till then, we are providing the information based on the previous year's notification, which is DP HC AWO/ TPO Notification 2022.

DP Head Constable Exam 2023: Overview

DP HC Exam Date 2023 will be announced soon through the official notification of the DP HC 2023. Here we are providing key highlights of the DP HC AWO/TPO Recruitment 2023:-

DP HC AWO/TPO Exam—Important Updates

Exam Conducting Organization

Staff Selection Commission

Exam Name/Post Name

Head Constable {Assistant Wireless Operator (AWO)/Teleprinter Operator (TPO)} in Delhi Police Examination, 2023


To be announced

Application Dates

To be announced

Application Mode


Examination Mode

Computer Based Test

Selection Process

Computer-Based Objective Type Test

Physical Endurance and Measurement Test

Trade Test (Reading & Dictation)

Computer Proficiency Test

Delhi Police Head Constable Important Dates 2023

DP Head Constable AWO/TPO Recruitment Notification 2023 will be available soon. Once the notification is out, we will update this table accordingly. Important dates related to this recruitment exam can be found in the following table:



Notification Release Date

To be announced

Application Start Date

To be announced

Last Date to Apply

To be announced

Deadline for receiving receipt of online applications

To be announced

Deadline for the generation of offline Challan

To be announced

Deadline for making online fee payment

To be announced

Deadline for payment through Challan (during working hours of Bank)

To be announced

Date of ‘Window for Application Form Correction’ and online payment of Correction Charges.

To be announced

Exam Date

To be announced

Admit Card Release Date

To be announced

Answer Key

To be announced

Result/Final Selection

To be announced

DP HC AWO/TPO 2023 Recruitment: Important Links

Since DP HC 2023 Notification is yet to be released, we are providing the direct link for DP HC 2022 Recruitment. We will update this page accordingly once the recruitment notification comes out.

Official Website

DP Head Constable Notification PDF 2022

DP Head Constable Notification PDF 2023 (Inactive)

DP Head Constable Apply Link (Inactive)

DP HC AWO/TPO Admit Card 2023 (Inactive)

DP Head Constable 2023 Answer Key (Inactive)

DP HC AWO/TPO Result 2023 (Inactive)

DP Head Constable 2023 Vacancy

DP HC AWO/TPO Vacancy 2023 will be announced soon by the Delhi Police. Here, we have provided the previous year's vacancy distribution below for your reference:-








Head Constable (AWO/TPO)-Male





























Head Constable (AWO/TPO)-Female






















Grand Total







Note:- ‘Departmental’ vacancies will be filled by the Delhi Police confirmed Constables. 

Delhi Police Head Constable Eligibility Criteria 2023 

Before applying for the DP HC AWO/TPO Recruitment, candidates must check the eligibility criteria first. Eligibility criteria generally include nationality, age limit and educational qualification. In this section, we are detailing DP HC 2023 eligibility criteria:-


To apply for the DP Head Constable position, a candidate should be an Indian citizen. 

Age Limit & Relaxation

Applicants must fall within the age bracket of 18 to 27 years to be eligible for the DP HC 2023 positions. However, the upper age limit can be relaxed only under the following circumstances:

                                                    DP HC Relaxation Age 


Relaxation Age 

Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe

Up to a maximum of 5 years


Up to a maximum of 3 years

Ex-Servicemen (ESM)

Three years are deducted from the actual age as on the closing date of the online application for candidates who have rendered military service, to accommodate their service duration.

For widows/divorced women and women judicially separated from their husbands and who are not re-married.

General:- 35 years

OBC:- 38 years

SCs/STs:- 40 years


General:- Upto a maximum of 5 years

SCs/STs:- Upto a maximum of 10 years

Departmental candidates

General:- 40 years

OBC:- 43 years

SCs/STs:- 45 years

Educational Qualification

Applicants willing to take the Delhi Police Head Constable exam 2023 must meet one of the following criteria:

Have passed the 10+2 (Senior Secondary) examination from a recognized Board with Science and Mathematics as subjects.


Possess a National Trade Certificate (NTC) in the trade of Mechanic-cum-Operator Electronic Communication Systems. 

Additionally, candidates must demonstrate the following Professional Attainments:

  • Proficiency in Computer Operation (qualifying in nature)
  • Test of English word processing speed: 1000 key depressions in 15 minutes.
  • Test of Basic Computer Functions including opening/closing of PC, printing, MS Office usage, saving and modifying typed text, paragraph setting and numbering, among other skills.

Delhi Police Head Constable Application Process

The application process for the Delhi Police Head Constable Recruitment 2023 involves the following steps, which are to be completed online through the official Staff Selection Commission website:-

Step 1: Visit the SSC official website.

Step 2: Access the homepage and register by following the necessary steps to create a unique Registration ID and password essential for the application form.

Step 3: Log in by using the created login details.

Step 4: Fill in all required information accurately in the designated fields.

Step 5: Upload all specified documents as outlined in the application form.

Step 6: Pay the application fee before final submission.

Step 7: After verifying all details, submit the application form. It's advisable to retain a printout of the submitted application for future reference.

Application Fees 

To successfully apply, candidates must pay the required application fee as per their category. Payment methods include online options such as BHIM UPI, Net Banking, Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit cards. Alternatively, payment can be made in cash at SBI Branches by generating an SBI Challan. The category-wise application fee is tabulated as follows:

DP HC AWO/ TPO Application Fee


Application Fee


INR 100/- 

Women/ Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST)/ Ex-Servicemen (ESM)


DP Head Constable 2023 Selection Process

The DP HC AWO/TPO 2023 selection process comprises the following mandatory tests in sequential order:

(i) Computer Based Examination will be conducted by SSC for 100 Marks

(ii) Physical Endurance and Measurement Tests (PE&MT) will be conducted by Delhi Police, which is of qualifying nature.

(iii) Trade Test will be conducted by Delhi Police (of qualifying nature)

(iv) Proficiency Test administered by Delhi Police, which is Qualifying and includes:

  • Test of English Word Processing Speed: 1000 key depressions in 15 minutes.
  • Test of Basic Computer Functions including PC operations, printing, MS Office usage, text editing, paragraph formatting, and numbering. 

DP Head Constable Exam Pattern

Before candidates apply for the DP HC AWO/TPO Exam, it's essential to be acquainted with the examination pattern for the Delhi Police 2023 Exam. Here's a detailed overview:

  1. Candidates have to appear in the Computer Based Examination lasting One and a half hours (90 Minutes).
  2. The Computer Based Examination comprises an objective type question paper with 100 Questions, carrying a total of 100 marks.
  3. There will be no negative marking for incorrect answers.
  4. The Question Paper's level and standards will be equivalent to the syllabus covered at the XII (twelfth) grade level.
  5. The question paper for the Computer Based Examination will cover the following subjects and will be conducted solely in HINDI and ENGLISH:

                                              DP HC Exam Pattern 2023 



No. of Questions 



Part A

General Awareness



90 Minutes

Part B

General Science



Part C




Part D




Part E

Computer Fundamentals, Communication, Internet, MS Word, MS Excel, WWW and Web Browsers etc. 






90 Minutes

Delhi Police Head Constable Exam Syllabus 2023

Candidates can check DP HC Syllabus 2023 in this section to mark these topics in their study material and prepare their preparation strategy accordingly. Have a look at this table for a clear picture:-

                      DP HC 2023 Exam Syllabus 



General Awareness

The questions are intended to assess the candidate’s general awareness of their environment and its societal implications. They aim to gauge knowledge of current events, everyday observations, and experiences from a scientific perspective expected of an educated individual. The test encompasses questions concerning India and its neighbouring countries, emphasising History, Culture, Geography, Indian Economy, General Polity, Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research. These questions are designed not to necessitate specialised study in any particular discipline.

General Science


  • Thermodynamics
  • Mechanics (including Newton’s Law of Motion)
  • Gravity
  • Motion and its laws
  • Pressure
  • Units of measurements
  • Sound and its properties
  • Heat and Temperature
  • Basics of Electronics
  • Magnetism and its principles
  • Ohm’s Law in electrical circuits
  • Number systems
  • Basics of Fibre Optics
  • Modes of Communication


  • Chemistry principles applied in everyday life
  • Commonly used chemicals and their applications
  • Important catalysts and their functions
  • Chemical reactions and their applications
  • Commercial applications of various chemicals
  • Differentiation between chemical and physical changes
  • Acids and their types (e.g., Sulphuric acid, Hydrochloric acid)
  • Understanding atomic number and its significance
  • Elements and their symbols
  • Basics of Electrochemistry and its applications


  • Number systems
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Percentages
  • Averages
  • Simple and Compound interest
  • Profit, Loss & Discount
  • Time, Distance & Work
  • Algebra (Equations, Surds, Indices, Graphs)
  • Geometry
  • Mensuration
  • Trigonometry
  • Data Interpretation
  • Sequence & Series
  • Permutation & Combination
  • Simplification


  • Non-Verbal Reasoning involving figures and patterns
  • Analogy
  • Alphanumeric Series
  • Number Series
  • Critical Thinking
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Input-Output analysis
  • Blood Relations
  • Syllogisms
  • Tabular reasoning
  • Directions and Ranking Tests
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Seating Arrangements
  • Coded Inequalities
  • Data Sufficiency

Computer Fundamentals, Communication, Internet, MS Word, MS Excel, WWW and Web Browsers etc.  

This section of the paper focuses on evaluating candidates' proficiency in various computer-related skills:

Word Processing:

  • Basics of Word Processing
  • Document handling (Opening, Closing)
  • Text Creation
  • Text Formatting and presentation features

MS Excel:

  • Spreadsheet basics
  • Cell editing
  • Functions and Formulas in Excel


  • Basics of Email
  • Sending and receiving Emails
  • Related email functions

Internet, WWW, and Web Browsers:

  • Understanding the Internet and its services
  • Components of a URL (Uniform Resource Locator)
  • Understanding HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol), FTP (File Transfer Protocol)
  • Web elements such as websites, blogs
  • Web Browsing Software
  • Search Engines
  • Communication tools like Chat, Video Conferencing
  • e-Banking concepts and functionalities

Delhi Police HC PE/MT & Trade Test 

Candidates who have qualified in the Computer Based Exam will be invited to participate in the Physical Endurance & Measurement Tests (PE&MT). The candidates who successfully clear the Physical Endurance Test (PET) and Physical Measurement Test (PMT) for Delhi Police Head Constable with all the required criteria will proceed to the next stage of the selection process. 

Physical Endurance Test


Race-1600 Meters 

Long Jump 

High Jump 

Male Candidates

Up to 30 years 

07 minutes 

12½ feet (12’6”) 

3½ feet (3’6”)

Above 30 to 40 years 

08 minutes 

11½ feet (11’6”) 

3¼ feet (3’3”)

Above 40 years 

09 minutes 

10½ feet (10’6”) 

3 feet

Female Candidates

Up to 30 years 

05 minutes 

9 feet (9’) 

3 feet (3’)

Above 30 to 40 years 

06 minutes 

8 feet (8’)

2½ feet (2’6”)

Above 40 years 

07 minutes 

7 feet (7’) 

2¼ feet (2’3”)

Physical Measurement Test

The Physical Measurement Test will be conducted for candidates who successfully clear the Endurance Tests. Here are the standards for Physical Measurement for both Male and Female candidates:





170 cms

81 cms to 85 cms (with a minimum of 4 cms expansion)


157 cms


Trade Test

Candidates declared qualified in the Physical Endurance & Measurement Tests (PE&MT) will proceed to the Trade Test. The Trade Test is mandatory for candidates to be eligible for the Proficiency in Computer Operation. Non-appearance or failure in the Trade Test will lead to disqualification. The Trade Test assesses candidates' proficiency in transmitting and receiving messages, conducted in the format of reading and dictation.

DP Head Constable 2023 Admit Card

The Staff Selection Commission will exclusively issue the Delhi Police Head Constable 2023 Admit Cards to candidates who have successfully submitted their application forms. The admit cards will be accessible for download solely from the official SSC website at Candidates can obtain their hall ticket by logging in with their registration number and password. Admit cards will be accessible only through online mode.

Delhi Police HC AWO/ TPO Answer Key 2023 

Following the Computer Based Examination (CBE) for Delhi Police Head Constable, SSC will publish a provisional answer key containing the correct responses to the questions asked in the DP HC Exam 2023 on its official website. Candidates can challenge this key by submitting objections, with a prescribed fee for each objection. Upon reviewing these challenges, the authority will release the final Delhi Police Head Constable Answer Key, integrating revised answers as necessary.

DP Head Constable Result 2023 

The Delhi Police Head Constable results for each stage will be published in PDF format, listing the names and roll numbers of qualified candidates progressing to the next stage. These results and cut-off marks are typically released around a month after the exam. They will be accessible from the official website, It's important to note that the Commission will not individually notify the candidates about the results; they must check the website for updates and details.

DP Head Constable 2023 Salary

The salary structure for Delhi Police Head Constable positions generally falls under Pay Level 4. The basic pay scale for this level ranges from Rs. 25,500 to Rs. 81,100.


The application process will be online, for which you have to visit the official Staff Selection Commission (SSC) website. Candidates must register, fill in the required details, upload documents, pay the application fee, and submit the form within the stipulated timeframe.

The examination mode is a 'Computer-Based Test' (CBE), conducted across India. It consists of objective-type questions in English and Hindi.

Yes, various categories like SC/ST, OBC, Ex-Servicemen, widows/divorced women, and departmental candidates will get specific age relaxations as per the guidelines provided.

The selection process involves multiple stages, including a Computer-Based Examination, Physical Endurance and Measurement Test, Trade Test (Reading and Dictation), and Computer Proficiency Test.

The salary falls under Pay Level 4, ranging from Rs. 25,500 to Rs. 81,100.

The specific dates are yet to be announced. Once the notification is released, all important dates will be updated on the official SSC website.

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