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West Bengal Police Recruitment 2023 – West Bengal Police has released the online job notification for recruitment to the post of Sub Inspector/Sub Inspectress & Warder/Female Warder. The educational qualification of the candidates must be Any degree & Madhyamik. Interested candidates who are all eligible for this recruitment can apply on or before 18 September 2023. The detailed eligibility and selection process are given below in detail.

West Bengal Police Recruitment

West Bengal Police: It is one of the two police forces of the Indian state of West Bengal. One is in West Bengal Police and the other is in Kolkata Police. It was recognized under provisions of the Police Act 1861. It is headed by an officer designated as the Director-General of Police. The Police administration in the state is divided into three police zones and a Government railway police headed by an officer designated as the Deputy Inspector General of Police.

West Bengal Police Recruitment 2023

West Bengal Police Recruitment 2023 for Sub Inspector/Sub Inspectress

Job Role Sub Inspector/Sub Inspectress
Qualification Any degree
Experience Freshers
Total Vacancies 169 Posts
Salary Rs. 32,100 – 82,900/-
Job Location Kolkata
Application starts from 29 August 2023
Last Date 18 September 2023

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Sub Inspector/Sub Inspectress:

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

Age Limit ( As on 01 January 2023 ): 20 – 27 years

Age Relaxation:

  • The 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.
  • The upper age limit is also relaxable upto 35 (thirty five) years for departmental candidates of Kolkata Police only having requisite qualification.
  • The upper age limit shall further be relaxed for the departmental candidates by 05 (five) years in case of Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe candidates and by 03 (three) years in case of Other Backward Classes candidates.

Salary: Rs. 32,100 – 82,900/-

No.of.Vacancies: 169 Posts

  • Sub-Inspector: 156 Posts
  • Sub-Inspectress: 09Posts
  • Sergeant in Kolkata Police: 04 Posts

Selection Process:

  • The selection process will be the Preliminary Examination which will act as screening examination followed by the Physical Measurement Test (PMT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Final Combined Competitive Examination and Personality Test to be conducted by the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board.

Preliminary Examination (Full Marks – 200):

  • 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 an OMR-based MCQ type written examination.
  • The question paper will be set in two languages (English and Bengali).

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.

Final Combined Competitive Examination (Full Marks – 200) :

  • The Final Combined Competitive Examination will consist of three papers of conventional type questions, namely
  • 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.
  • Paper-II: English of 50 marks of 1 (one) hour duration.
  • 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 examination will be set in three languages (English, Bengali and Nepali)

Personality Test:-(Full Marks – 30):

  • A limited number of the candidates selected merit-wise on the results of Final Combined Competitive Examination will be called on to appear at the Personality Test.
  • Candidates’ ability to speak, read & write in Bengali will be tested in the Personality Test
  • The minimum pass mark for the personality test will be 08 (eight).

Application Fee:

  • All categories except Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (of West Bengal only): Rs. 270/-
  • SC/ST(West Bengal only: Rs. 20/- (Processing fee)

How to apply for West Bengal Police Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job online on their official website from 29 August 2023 (00:01 hrs.) to 18 September 2023 (till 23:59 hrs).



For more details & Apply: Click here.

Important Dates:

  • Application opens from: 29.08.2023 (00:01 hrs.) to 18.09.2023 (till 23:59 hrs)
  • An editing window opens from: 21.09.2023 (00:01 hrs.) to 27.09.2023 (till 23:59 hrs

West Bengal Police Recruitment 2023 for Warder/Female Warder

Job Role Warder/Female Warder
Qualification Madhyamik
Experience Freshers
Total Vacancies Not Disclosed
Salary Best in Industry
Job Location Kolkata
Application starts from 06 August 2023
Last Date 26 August 2023

Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:



Warder/Female Warder:  Candidates must have passed the Madhyamik Examination from the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent.

Acquisition of Computer Literacy:– The candidate must have certificate of Computer Literacy issued by the recognized Institutions.

For the vacancies reserved under Sports Quota, only meritorious sports persons from the following discipline may apply:

  • Athletics [including Track and Field events],
  • Badminton,
  • Basket Ball,
  • Cricket,
  • Football,
  • Hockey,
  • Swimming,
  • Table Tennis,
  • Volley Ball,
  • Tennis,
  • Weightlifting,
  • Wrestling,
  • Boxing,
  • Cycling,
  • Gymnastics,
  • Judo,
  • Riffle Shooting,
  • Kabaddi and
  • Khokho.

Age Limit ( As on 01 January 2023 ): 18 – 27 years

Age Relaxation:

  • The upper age limit shall be relaxed by 05 years for the candidates belonging to the categories of Scheduled Castes (SC) & Scheduled Tribes (ST) and by 03 years for the candidates belonging to the categories of Other Backward Classes (OBC).
  • The upper age limit is also relaxable for the Ex-Servicemen as per existing Government Rules

Selection Process:

  • The selection process includes interviews.
  • The selection process by the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board is transparent and purely merit-based.

How to apply for West Bengal Police Recruitment 2023?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job online on their official website from 06 August 2023 at 00.01 am to 26 August 2023 at 23.59 hrs.

For more details & Apply: Click here.

Important Dates:

  • Online Application Starts from 06 August 2023
  • Last date for online application: 26 August 2023
  • An editing window will be available from 29 August 2023 – 04 September 2023

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