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West Bengal Police Sub Inspector SI Recruitment 2023
(West Bengal Kolkata Police Sub-Inspector/Sub-Inspectress (Unarmed Branch), Sub-Inspector (Armed Branch) and Sergeant in Kolkata Police – 2023)
(Total: 309 Post)
Starting Date: 01 September 2023
Last Date: 21 September 2023
Last Date Fees Submit: 21 September 2023
Admit Card Date: Announce Soon
Exam Date: Announce Soon
General/ OBC/ EWS/ Other State: Rs. 270/-
SC / ST: Rs. 20/-
Payment Should Be Made Online Only, Through Credit/ Debit Card/ Net Banking
(Age Calculate – 01 January 2023)
Minimum 20 Years And Maximum 27 Years
(Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 (five) years for SC and ST and by 03 (three) years for OBC candidates of West Bengal only and by 03 (three) years in case of Transgender person. Upper age limit is also relaxable upto 35 years for departmental candidates of Kolkata Police only)
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Level – 10 in the pay matrix (Rs. 32,100 – Rs. 82,900)
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METHOD OF RECRUITMENT SI IN WEST BENGAL POLICE 2023:-
The posts of Sub-Inspector/Sub-Inspectress (Unarmed Branch), Sub-Inspector (Armed Branch) and Sergeant
in Kolkata Police shall be filled up on the basis of qualifying the Preliminary Examination which will act as
screening examination followed by the Physical Measurement Test (PMT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Final
Combined Competitive Examinationand Personality Test to be conducted by the West Bengal Police Recruitment
- A. Preliminary Examination :- (Full Marks – 200) :- Candidates provisionally considered as eligible will be
called for a Preliminary Examination to be held in General Studies, Logical & analytical reasoning and
Arithmetic with full marks of 200 (100 marks in General Studies having 50 questions, 50 marks in Logical &
Analytical reasoning having 25 questions and 50 marks in Arithmetic having 25 questions), the duration of
the examination being 90 minutes. The preliminary examination will be a screening test for selection of
candidates for the Physical Measurement Test and Physical Efficiency Test. The West Bengal Police
Recruitment Board shall be the competent agency to prescribe minimum cutoff marks for each category and
posts taking into account the number of vacancies proposed to be filled up in each category and post.
The preliminary examination will be an OMR based MCQ type written examination. The question paper
will be set in two languages (English and Bengali).
The marks obtained by the candidate in preliminary examination shall not be counted for the purpose
of determining the final merit list.
Note : – There will be NEGATIVE marking for each incorrect answer in the preliminary examination. ¼th of the allotted marks for a particular question will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
- B. Physical Measurement Test (PMT) & Physical Efficiency Test (PET) :-
The Physical Measurement Test (PMT) as specified under para 3(F) above relating to height, weight and chest
of the candidates qualified in the preliminary examination shall be taken followed by the Physical Efficiency
Test (PET) of the eligible candidates as specified under para 3(G). Qualified candidates in the PMT only will
be eligible to appear in the PET. The PMT & PET shall be conducted by the West Bengal Police Recruitment
Board at the venues selected by the Board for the purpose. Only qualified candidates of both PMT & PET
shall be eligible to appear in the Final Combined Competitive Examination.
- C. Final Combined Competitive Examination (Full Marks – 200) :- The Final Combined Competitive
Examination will consist of 03 (three) papers of conventional type questions, namely.
- a) Paper-I :- General Studies and Arithmetic for 100 marks (50 marks for General Studies and 25 marks for
Logical & Analytical reasoning and 25 marks for Arithmetic) of 2 (two) hours duration.
b) Paper-II :- English of 50 marks of 1 (one) hour duration.
c) Paper-III :- Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali of 50 marks of 1 (one) hour duration.
The written examination for all the above three papers of the Final Combined Competitive Examination
shall be held on the same day at selected centres to be decided by the West Bengal Police Recruitment
Board. The question paper for Paper – I (General Studies and Arithmetic) of Final Combined Competitive
Examination will be set in three languages (English, Bengali and Nepali). The candidate may answer in
any of these languages but all the answers must be in one and the same language. The syllabus for final
combined competitive examination shall be as mentioned herein after.
The West Bengal Police Recruitment Board shall have the discretion to fix qualifying marks in all or any
of the three papers and also in the aggregate of three papers in the final combined competitive
SYLLABUS FOR EXAMINATION :-
- I. Preliminary examination and Paper I of the Final Combined Competitive Examination :
General Studies and Arithmetic :-
(a) General Studies :-
Questions will be set to test the General Knowledge of candidates in different spheres.
(b) Logical & Analytical Reasoning :-
Questions will be set to test the logical and analytical ability of the candidate.
- (c) Arithmetic :-
- Questions will be set on the basis of the syllabus of Madhyamik Examination of the West Bengal Board
Paper II and Paper III of the Final Combined Competitive Examination :-
- (i) Paper II – English :- Questions may be asked on all or any of the following items:
- a. Drafting of a report from the points or material supplied;
- b. Translation from Bengali/Hindi/ Urdu/ Nepali, as the case may be to English,
- c. Condensing of a prose passage (summary/precis)
- d. Correct use of words, correction of sentences, use of common phrases, synonyms and antonyms etc.
(ii) Paper III – Bengali / Hindi /Urdu / Nepali :-
Questions may be asked on all or any of the following items :-
- a. Drafting of a report from the points or material supplied;
- b. Translation from English to Bengali and English to Nepali for the candidates who have opted for
- ‘Bengali’ or ‘Nepali’ respectively, and translation from Hindi/Urdu to Bengali for the candidates
- who have opted for Hindi or Urdu.
- The translation shall be of 20 (twenty) marks of Secondary Education
West Bengal Kolkata Police Sub Inspector Recruitment 2023 | Summary
|Organization Name||WEST BENGAL POLICE RECRUITMENT BOARD ARAKSHA
|Post Name||Sub-Inspector/Sub-Inspectress (Unarmed Branch), Sub-Inspector (Armed Branch) and Sergeant|
|No.of Vacancies||309 Posts|
|Job Type||State Government Job|
|Job Location||West Bengal|
|Age Limits||20 Years to 27 Years|
|Selection Process||Written Test & PET|
How to Apply – West Bengal Police Sub Inspector Recruitment 2023:
- Applicants will be able to submit their application using the websites of West Bengal Police Recruitment Board
(https://prb.wb.gov.in), West Bengal Police (https://wbpolice.gov.in) and Kolkata Police (kolkatapolice.gov.in). Payment of Application and/or Processing Fees shall be made through different payment gateway by using Debit Cards/Credit Cards/Net-Banking of any Bank. Fees can also be paid through different e-wallets and UPI App
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- PHOTOGRAPH OF THE CANDIDATE SHOULD SATISFY THE FOLLOWING PRIMARY REQUIREMENTS :
➢ RECENT PHOTO (NOT MORE THAN 3 MONTHS OLD) FACING FORWARD AND LOOKING STRAIGHT
INTO THE CAMERA.
➢ MUST BE ON WHITE BACKGROUND.
➢ WITHOUT ANYTHING COVERING THE FACE.
➢ IN CLEAR CONTRAST TO THE BACKGROUND.
➢ WITHOUT A HEAD COVERING.
➢ WITH EYES OPEN, VISIBLE AND FREE FROM REFLECTION OR GLARE FROM GLASSES.
➢ WITH YOUR EYES NOT COVERED BY SUNGLASSES, TINTED GLASSES, GLASS FRAMES OR LOCK OF
➢ WITHOUT ANY ‘RED EYE’ AND WITHOUT ANY SHADOW IN THE PICTURE.
➢ WITH A NORMAL EXPRESSION.
SIGNATURE OF THE CANDIDATE MUST CONTAIN THE FULL NAME OF THE CANDIDATE AS ENTERED BY
HIS/HER IN THE APPLICATION FORM AND THE SIGNATURE SHALL BE IN LONG HAND. THE SIZE OF
SIGNATURE FILE MUST BE WITHIN 5 KB – 20 KB. THE IMAGE DIMENSION FOR PHOTOGRAPH AND
SIGNATURE SHOULD BE 177 P X H X 138 P X W (4.5 CM HEIGHT X 3.5 CM WIDTH) AND 63 PX H X 350 PX W
(1.7 CM HEIGHT X 9.2 CM WIDTH) RESPECTIVELY.
APPLICANTS ARE ADVISED NOT TO UPLOAD IMAGES OF OTHER OBJECTS IN PLACE OF
PHOTOGRAPH AND SIGNATURE. PHOTOGRAPHS CROPPED FROM ‘GROUPIES’ OR ‘SELFIES’ SHALL
ALSO BE DISALLOWED DURING THE SCRUTINY.