UP Police Computer Operator 2020 Exam Schedule, Application Process, Admit Card, Eligibility and Syllabus, Result


The job of computer operator requires good English and Hindi typing speed, command over the language and reasoning and quantitative aptitudes. Cracking the UP Police Computer Operator exam is not as easy as a cakewalk. The UP police are one of the largest organizations in the country. It provides plenty of job opportunities to both young men and women. There are 666 vacancies for this post and numerous students are expected to appear for this exam. Candidates need to have a thorough preparation to crack this exam.

UP Police Computer Operator 2020 Latest Update  Good news for the Uttar Pradesh students as the application window is all set to open for the post of UP Police Computer Operator 2020. The Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board will invite students for UP Police Computer Operator Recruitment 2020 from 18th July to 12th August 2020 (tentatively). Students who want to apply for the same can visit uppbpb.gov.in. and submit their applications.

UP Police Computer Operator Exam 2020: An Overview

Name of the Organization

Uttar Pradesh Police Recruitment and Promotion Board (UPPRPB)

Name of the Post

Computer Operator

Total Number of Vacancies


Job Location


Official Website

uppbpb.gov.in or prpb.gov.in

Available Application Forms

UPCO Exam 2020 Important Dates

The important dates for the forthcoming UPCO exam are mentioned below:


Dates (Tentative)

Starting Date for Online Application

18th July 2020

Closing Date for Submission of Online Application

12th August 2020

Last Date for paying the application fee

13th August 2020

Admit Card download dates

September 2020 (Second-week)

Date of written exam

22nd September 2020 (Not Official)

UPCO Exam 2020 Pattern & Syllabus

UP Police Computer Operator Exam Pattern 2020

The UPCO exam pattern is tabulated below:




Mental Ability & Reasoning



Computer Science



General Knowledge






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Note: There will be objective type questions in the exam. The duration will be 2 hours, 30 minutes. There will be no negative marking.

UP Police Computer Operator Syllabus 2020

The syllabi for different subjects of computer operator exam 2020 are explained below:

Mental Ability: Codification, Symbol-Relationship Interpretation, Logical Diagrams, Word formation test, Perception Test, Word and alphabet Analogy, Letter and number series, Letter and number coding, Common Sense Test, Logical Interpretation of Data, Forcefulness of argument, Determining implied meanings and Direction sense Test.  

Reasoning: Space visualization, Differences, Similarities, Analogies, Abilities to deal with abstract ideas, Verbal and figure classification, Arithmetical reasoning, Arithmetical number series, Symbols and their relationships, Decision-making, Analysis and Judgment, Problem solving, Concepts, Relationship, Observation, Discrimination and  Visual memory.

General Knowledge: Science, Literature, Sports, Disaster Management, Social welfare, Women welfare, Child welfare, Hindi Grammar, Basics of Hindi Language, Health and hygiene,  Environmental Studies, Indian Constitution, Economics, Geography, Culture, History and Current events.   

Computer Science

Introduction: Evolution and Generation of Computers, History, Organization of Computer system, Algorithm, Number System, Flowchart, Peripheral Devices, Hardware and Software. 

PC Software and Office Automation: Electronic Data Interchange, Graphic User Interface, Graphics, Office System and Procedure, Storage, Electronic Capture and the need for office automation.

Database Management System: Basic Concepts of Database, Popular Database Management System- FoxPro and Oracle with SQL, Relational Data Model, Database Concepts, File Management System, Data organization, etc. 

Computer Networks: Network topology, Types of networks, WAN, MAN, LAN, Risk assessment, security measures and security issues. 

Workplace Productivity Tools: Electronic spreadsheets, Word Processing Tools, Electronic presentation tools, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access), Open Office, Exchange of Files across these platforms and usage of Windows, Unix and Unicode Fonts in English and official Indian languages. 

Emerging Technologies and Web Publishing: Operating System Windows, Green Computing, Mobile Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Unix/Linux, Banking and e-commerce application, JavaScript, HTML, Computer controlled devices and Application Software.

The Internet: Search Engines, Uses of the internet, Working with the internet, e-commerce, e-mail, e-learning and e-banking.    

Boolean Algebra: Laws of Boolean Algebra, Closure property, Truth Tables, Boolean operators, Application of Boolean logic, Karnaugh map, POS and SOP.  

Data Structures: Stack and queue and one and two-dimensional arrays.

UPCO Exam 2020 Eligibility

Candidates applying for UP Police computer operator job need to fulfil the following eligibility criteria:

  • Nationality

Candidates should be the citizen of Indian. Apart from this, Candidates, whose forefathers migrated to India from Tibet before 1962 with an intention of settling here on a permanent basis, are also eligible.

  • Age

The minimum age limit is 18 years and the maximum age limit is 28 years, calculated on 1st July 2020. There is relaxation in age by 5 years for SC/ST and OBC category candidates.

  • Educational Qualification

Candidates should have passed Intermediate (XII) with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from any recognized board and have ‘O’ level certificate or any equivalent certificate recognized by Government.

UPCO Exam 2020 Application Process

There are a few steps that candidates need to follow for filling out their application forms:

  • Go to the official website - http://uppbpb.gov.in
  • Select the link ‘Direct Recruitment Notice of UP Police Computer Operator - 2020' and click on it
  • Read the details mentioned in the official notification
  • If you meet the eligibility criteria, press on ‘Apply Online
  • An online application form will appear on the screen
  • Fill all the details required, such as your name, date of birth, educational qualification, etc.
  • Upload the scanned documents of your educational certificates along with photograph and signature
  • Pay the application fees ₹ 400 only - through Debit card/Credit card/net banking
  • Finally, take a print out of your application form for further use

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UPCO Admit Card 2020

Getting UP Police computer operator admit card does not require any hustle and bustle. Candidates need to download it by considering the following tips:

  • Visit the official website - http://uppbpb.gov.in
  • Look for the link ‘Admit Card for UP Police Computer Operator Written Examination 2020’ and click on it
  • A page will appear on the screen, where you need to enter your application number and date of birth
  • Now, click on ‘Submit
  • Your admit card will appear on the browser
  • Save it and take a print out of it for your further usage

UPCO Selection Process 2020

The selection of candidates depends on the following factors:

  • Marks scored by candidates in the written exam
  • Typing test
  • Medical test
  • Personal interview
  • Verification of documents

UP Police Computer Operator Result 2020

As of now, no official date has been declared for the declaration of the result. However, it is expected to be released after one month of the completion of selection process. Applicants are advised to check the official website for the latest updates from time to time.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: What is the starting date for online application of UP Police Computer Operator Exam 2020?

A: The official dates are yet to be announced; however it is likely to be start from 18th July 2020.

Q: What is the closing date for submission of online application of this exam?

It is 12th August 2020 (Tentatively).

Q: When can I get UP Police Computer Operator Admit Card 2020?

A: You will be able to download it from the second week of September 2020.

Q: What is the date for the written exam UP Police computer operator 2020?

A: It is likely to be held on 22nd September 2020.

Q: What are the minimum and maximum age limits for this exam?

A: The minimum age limit is 18 years and the maximum age limit is 28 years as calculated on 1st July 2020.

Q: What is the educational qualification required for UP Police Computer Operator exam 2020?

A: Candidates should be XII pass with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from any recognized board and have ‘O’ level certificate in computer application.

Q: How are the candidates selected in this exam?

A: The selection of candidates depends on the written test, typing test, medical test and document verification.

Q: When will the result of UPCO exam 2020 be declared?

A: Right now, there is no certain date for declaration of the result. It is expected to be declared after one month of completion of selection process.