Meghalaya Police Recruitment 2024: Vacancy, Eligibility, Fee, Selection Process

The Meghalaya Police Department has announced recruitment for the positions of Sub Inspector, Constable, and other roles, with the official notification released on April 1, 2024. Interested candidates can submit their applications online through the official website from April 8 to May 31, 2024.

Meghalaya Police Recruitment 2024

For those aspiring to join the Meghalaya Police Department as a Constable, Sub Inspector, or other positions, the 2024 recruitment notification is now available online. Applicants are required to complete the online application process, which includes entering personal details, uploading necessary documents, and paying the application fee.

The Meghalaya Police Department has issued a notification for the recruitment of Constable, Sub Inspector, and other positions, released on March 6, 2024. Prospective applicants can apply online during the four-week window from April 8 to May 31.

Meghalaya Police Notification 2024

The Meghalaya Police Department released its recruitment notification for Sub Inspectors and Constables on March 6, 2024. Candidates interested in these positions should refer to the official website for updates. Once the notification is available, the application process will be open online, where candidates need to provide necessary details and documentation. The submission period will last for approximately four weeks.

Notification Release 06 March 2024
Application Form  08th April 2024 to 31 May 2024
Post Name 
  • UB Sub-Inspector
  • Unarmed Branch Constable
  • Fireman
  • Driver Fireman
  • Fireman Mechanic/ Mechanic
  • MPRO Operator
  • Signal/ BN Operator
  • Armed Branch Constable/ Battalion Constable/ MPRO GD/ Constable Handyman
    Driver Constable
Organization  Police Department 
Vacancies 2968
Application Fee ₹150 for all categories
Selection Process Physical Test, Written Exam, Interview
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Meghalaya Police Vacancy 2024

There are a total number of 2968 for various posts in the Police Department of Meghalaya, check the post-wise vacancy details below:

  • UB Sub-Inspector: 76
  • Unarmed Branch Constable: 720
  • Fireman: 195
  • Driver Fireman: 53
  • Fireman Mechanic/ Mechanic: 26
  • MPRO Operator: 205Signal/ BN Operator: 56
  • Armed Branch Constable/ Battalion Constable/ MPRO GD/ Constable Handyman: 1494
  • Driver Constable: 143

Meghalaya Police Eligibility Criteria 2024

Post-wise educational qualifications and age limits for Meghalaya Police Recruitment 2024:

UB SI (Male & Female):

  • Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree in any stream from a recognized University.
  • Age Limit: 21-27 years.

Unarmed Branch Constable / Fireman / Driver Fireman / MPRO Operator / Signal Operator / Fireman Mechanic / Mechanic:

  • Educational Qualification: 10+2 (passed) (Twelve).
  • Age Limit: 18 to 21 years.

Armed Branch Constable / Battalion Constable / Driver Constable / Handyman Constable:

  • Educational Qualification: Class IX (passed) (Nine).
  • Age Limit: 18 to 21 years.

Note: There is an age relaxation of 5 years available for candidates from ST/SC/OBC categories. Additionally, candidates applying for the positions of Driver Fireman or Driver Constable must hold a valid HMV/LMV driving license.

Meghalaya Police Exam Date 2024

The Meghalaya Police Department has not yet officially announced the exam dates for the positions of Sub Inspector (SI), Constable, and others. Candidates should be aware that if the notification is issued promptly and the physical test is conducted by the end of the current quarter, it is expected that the second stage of the selection process, the Written Exam, could take place in the second quarter of 2024.

Meghalaya Police Application Fee 2024

To apply for the positions of Constable, Sub Inspector, or any other role within the Meghalaya Police Department, applicants must pay an application fee of ₹150, applicable to all categories. Eligible candidates can make the payment using a debit card, credit card, NET banking, or UPI.

Meghalaya Police Selection Process 2024

Selection process for the post of Sub Inspector and Constable in Meghalaya Police Department in three stages, which are as follows:

  • Physical Test
  • Written Exam
  • Interview

How to apply for Meghalaya Police Recruitment 2024?

To apply for positions within the Meghalaya Police Department, follow these step-by-step instructions:

  1. Visit the official website of the Meghalaya Police Department.
  2. Search for the link labeled ‘Recruitment of Constable / Sub Inspector, others 2024’ and click on it to proceed to the next page.
  3. Click on ‘Apply Online’ to be redirected to the application page.
  4. Finally, enter the required details, upload necessary documents, pay the application fee, and submit your application form.


Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the Meghalaya Police Recruitment 2024:

1. What are the vacancies available?

There are a total of 2,968 vacancies for various posts including UB Sub Inspector, Unarmed Branch Constable, Fireman, Driver Fireman, Fireman Mechanic, MPRO Operator, Signal/BN Operator, Armed Branch Constable, and Driver Constable​​.

2. What is the eligibility criteria?

Eligibility varies by position:

  • Age Limit: Generally, candidates for UB Sub Inspector posts must be between 21 to 27 years, while for other posts the age requirement is 18 to 21 years. There is a 5-year age relaxation for SC/ST candidates.
  • Educational Qualification: This ranges from 9th class pass for certain constable roles to a Bachelor’s degree for Sub Inspector positions.
  • Physical Standards: Height requirements vary, with specific standards set for different categories​.

3. What is the application fee?

The application fee for all categories is ₹150​.

4. What does the selection process involve?

The selection process consists of three stages:

  • Physical Test
  • Written Exam
  • Interview The written exam for UB Sub Inspector includes papers on General English, Elementary Mathematics & Basic Science, and General Knowledge​.

5. How can one apply for these positions?

To apply, candidates need to visit the official Meghalaya Police website, find the recruitment section for the relevant year, and fill out the online application form. This involves entering required details, uploading documents, and paying the application fee​.

For more detailed information and updates, visiting the official Meghalaya Police recruitment website is recommended


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