How to Become an IPS Officer? 7 Interesting Steps

How to Become an IPS Officer

How to Become an IPS Officer?

How to become an IPS officer: In this article, we will know about the best process to become an IPS officer with interesting qualifications… Hello Friends, welcome back to all of you in our blog Starchand once again.

IPS i.e. Indian Police Service is a very big post. It is the dream of people to become an IPS officer because people work hard to get this post but still few people are able to succeed in it. Most people do not know what are the requirements to become an IPS officer?

Hello friends, welcome all of you again to our blog Starchand and in today’s article, we will tell you how to become an IPS officer? What is the qualification required to become an IPS? What exams do you have to take to become an IPS officer? & what should be the physical qualifications for the IPS? Today, You’ll get complete answers to all these questions.

IPS’ full form is the “Indian Police Service”. Becoming an IPS officer is not so easy. For this, you have to pass a lot of exams, physical tests, training, and many other tests. After clearing all this, your posting is done and you are called an IPS officer.

Millions of people sit in this exam every year for the post of IPS, but only a few people are able to pass it. This is because most people are not well aware of the requirements to become an IPS officer. So let’s know what is the qualification for an IPS officer?

What is the Qualification for an IPS Officer?

To become an IPS officer, you must be between 21 and 30 years old. But there is a 5-year exemption for SC and ST candidates.

You must have a Bachelor’s degree in any stream.

IPS exam can be given by people of India, Nepal, and Bhutan.

Physical Abilities

Man:- To become an IPS officer, the height of a man should be at least 165 centimeters. This is for General Candidate. If you belong to SC and OBC category, then your height should be at least 160 cm. Apart from this, there should be a chest of 84 cm.

Women:- In the case of women, their height should be at least 150 centimeters, which is for the general candidate. If women of SC and OBC category are talked about, then their length should be 143 centimeters. Along with this, Apart from this, the chest of women should be eighty centimeters.

Eye Site:- Talking about the eye site along with the length, the eye vision should be 6/6 or 6/9 for the right eyes, and the Week Eye Vision should be 6/12 or 6/9.

So this is some requirement that an IPS officer should have. If you have all these qualifications and physical abilities, then you can sit in this exam and become an IPS officer. So friends, now we know how to become an IPS officer?

How to Become an IPS Officer?

➤ Pass 12th Class

To become an IPS officer, first, you have to pass the 12th examination from any stream.

➤ Complete Graduation

As soon as you pass 12th, then after that, according to your interest, complete your graduation degree in whatever subject you have an interest in. To become an IPS officer, it is very important to be a graduate, only then you can sit in the exam.

➤ Apply for UPSC Exam

As soon as your graduation is complete, then after that, you can apply for the UPSC exam. If you want, you can apply for this exam in the final year too. If you have to give exams like IAS, IPS, IRS then for all you have to clear the UPSC exam as UPSC conducts these exams and this is the most difficult exam.

As soon as you apply for the UPSC exam, after that, you will have to clear three main exams. The first is a pre-primary exam, the second is the main exam, and the interview takes place in the last. After clearing all these, you are sent for training and you become an IPS officer.

➤ Clear Prelims Exam

After applying for the UPSC exam, now you have to clear the first exam, which is called The Preliminary Exam. It consists of two papers and both contain objective questions. Both papers will be of 200-200 marks. To get into the next round, you have to clear this exam which is very important.

➤ Clear the Main Exam

As soon as you clear the first exam then after this, you will have to clear the main exam which is very difficult. In the main exam, you have to give a total of 9 papers, in which you have to give an interview along with the Riton exam and it is a bit difficult. Not many people are able to clear this exam. If you want to become an IPS officer, then you have to bring the top marks in this exam.

➤ Clear Interview Round

As soon as both your rounds are cleared, then after that, you are called for a personal interview. The interview is about 45 minutes. You have to clear the interview. There are many interview panel here which ask you very difficult and tricky questions. You have to be ready for this, only then you can become a capable IPS officer.

➤ Complete the Training of IPS Officer

As soon as you clear all the steps, then after that, you have to complete training to become an IPS officer. For this, you are sent to train in cities like Mussoorie and Hyderabad. As soon as your training is completed, postings are given after this. In this way, you become an IPS officer.

So friends, after reading this article we have known how to become an IPS officer? and as well as we have known about the interesting qualification for an IPS officer.


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