West Bengal SI Recruitment 2018 | 1527 Vacancies

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West Bengal Sub-Inspector Selection Process:

West Bengal Police has released 1527 vacancies for Sub-Inspector/Lady Sub-Inspector of Police (Un-armed Branch) and Sub-Inspector of Police (Armed Branch). In this article, you will get all information about Exam pattern, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, etc.

Last Date for Submission of Application :  5th May 2018  (5 P.M.)

Total Number of Vacancy: 1527

Pay Scale: Pay Scale Rs. 7,100 – 37,600/- (i.e. Pay Band-3) + Grade Pay Rs. 3,900/- plus other admissible allowances.

Age Limit:

Minimum Age: 20 years
Maximum Age: 27 years
Crucial date for determining the age limit will be 1st January 2018.

Educational Qualification:
  • The applicant must have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university or its equivalent.
  • The applicant must be able to speak, read and write in Bengali. 
Application Fee:

Sub-Inspector/Lady Sub-Inspector of Police (Un-armed Branch) and Sub-Inspector of Police (Armed Branch): 

  1. Preliminary Written Examination (Qualifying In Nature)
  2. Physical Measurement Test (PMT) 
  3. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  4. Final Combined Competitive Examination 
  5. Personality Test

1. Preliminary Written Test (Marks – 200)
This exam will be in Qualifying In Nature.

No. Of Questions
General Studies 50 100 90 minutes
Logical & Analytical reasoning 25 50
Arithmetic 25 50
Total 100 200

  • Question paper will be set in two languages (English and Bengali)
  • The Preliminary Written Examination will either be an OMR based examination or computer based on-line examination (CBT) depending on the number of applicants & other administrative factors. 

Note :- There will be NEGATIVE marking ¼th for each wrong answer.  

2. Minimum Physical Standard:

3. Must qualify the following Physical Efficiency Tests :

4.  Final Combined Competitive Examination : –
This examination consists of three papers of conventional type of question, namely : –
(i) Paper – I :

Subjects Marks Duration
General Studies 50 2 hours
Logical and Analytical Reasoning 25
Arithmetic 25
Total 100

(ii) Paper – II :
English for 50 marks of one hour duration;
(iii) Paper – III : 
Bengali/Nepali/Hindi/Urdu for 50 marks of one hour duration.

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