‘West Bengal police Recruitment Board’ is recruiting 5,702 persons for the post “Constable”. Candidates who have passed Madhyamik or equivalent from any recognized Board / council are eligible for the post. Candidates must have the ability to speak, read & write in Bengali with the above mention education qualification. However the ability to speak, read & write in Bengali is not mandatory for sub-division of Darjeeling & Kalimpong district. Candidates should be good health and free from any physically deformity.


All the candidates who want to apply for this post their age must be between 18 & 27 years as on 01.01.2018 for general candidates and OBC & SC / ST candidates will get relaxation in age by 3 years & 5 years respectively. Ex-Servicemen & Physically challenge candidates will get exemption in age as per Govt. Rules.

Height, Chest & Weight: –

All the candidates’ height must be 167 cms (160 cms for Grkhas / Garhwalis / Rajbanshis / ST candidates).With the above mention height their chest should be at least 78 cms (76 cms for Grkhas / Garhwalis / Rajbanshis / ST candidates) with expansion capacity of minimum 5 cms.

Weight of the candidates should be at least 57 kgs (53Kgs Grkhas / Garhwalis / Rajbanshis / ST candidates).

Scale of Pay:-

Scale of pay for this post is 5,400/- 25,200/- with Grade pay of Rs 2,600/-


Total vacancy is 5,702 (UR: 2078, UR-EC :1,263,UR-EXSM :552, SC : 179,SC-EC : 583, SC- EXSM :139, ST: 108, ST-EC-175, OBC-A :169, OBC-A(EC) : 249, OBC –B :34, OBC –B(EC) :164.

Mode of selection:-

Preliminary test followed by physical measurement test, main examination & personality test. All the candidates’ who will qualify the preliminary examination will be called for physical measurement test. The candidates who will qualify the physical measurement need to qualify physical efficiency test consisting of 1.600 metres running to be completed in 6 minutes 30 seconds. All the candidates’ who will qualify in run be called main exam. All the main qualified candidates will call for Document Verification & Medical fitness.

Mark Division of question:

The prelim examination will conduct of 60 minutes duration multiple type question based on  following subject  (i) General Awareness & General knowledge- 50 Questions.(ii) Elementary math –30 questions,(iii) Reasoning –20 questions. Each question will carry 1 mark. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks each wrong answer.


Main examination will be objective type question in 60 minutes (i) General Awareness & General knowledge 25 questions (ii) English- 25 questions (iii) Elementary maths –20 questions (iv) Reasoning and Logical analysis-15 questions. Each question will carry 1 mark. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks each wrong answer. Question paper will be both prelim & main Bengali, English & Nepali.

How to Apply:-

Candidates may apply three type modes, (i) Online (ii) Off-line (iii) Tathya Mitra Kendra. Candidates will have to apply through the Board website writhing 30-04-2018.

Fill in all required fields and the upload recent passport size photo and signature in jpeg , file size not exceed   50 KB & 20 KB respectively. Candidate who want to apply online will have to pay Rs.-170/-(Rs 20/- for SC/ST) through using Debit/ Credit, e-Wallet /Net banking facility. Candidates may also pay the application fee including service charge of UBI Bank by using UBI challan. The print out of the computerized system generated application form, which must be retained for future purposed.


Before applying please read the notification for further information in details. To read the notification with details please visit the recruitment board’s official website from the link given bellow.

Last Date: 30-04-2018


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