RPSC SI 2018 Recruitment – Notification, Apply Online

RPSC SI Recruitment 2018 – Notification, Apply Online, Application Form :

With the release of official notification, now it is confirmed that Rajasthan Public Service Commission has cleared the way for the recruitment of candidates on the posts of Sub Inspector and Platoon Commander in Rajasthan Police. To conduct this recruitment event as per official notification, RPSC has done all the preparations. Interested candidates can get all the essential information related to RPSC SI 2018 from this page such as dates to be remembered, eligibility criteria, application process, fee & mode of payment, admit card, answer key, result, cut-off and so on.

RPSC SI 2018 Quick Look

Organization nameRajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC)
Examination nameRPSC SI 2018
Post nameSub Inspector & Platoon Commander
Notification released on3rd April 2018
Online application starts from25th April 2018
Closing date24th May 2018
Editing of Online RPSC SI Application Form25th to 31st May 2018
Admit Card will issue fromWill be notified soon
Online/offline test will be onWill be notified soon
Physical testWill be notified soon
InterviewWill be notified soon
Final result declarationWill be notified soon
Official websitehttps://rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in

RPSC SI Recruitment

RPSC SI 2018 Official Notification

Good news for candidates. Official notification is already out there. On 3rd April 2018, the Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) has cancelled previous RPSC SI official notification and released a new one. Previous official notification was released on 5th October 2016. But due to some administrative issues, RPSC had to cancel it. After around 15 months, the commission gets clearance and once again released official notification for RPSC SI 2018. To read RPSC SI 2018 official notification now, click here

RPSC SI 2018 Number Of Vacancies

Number of vacancies is same as last year i.e. 330. Overall, number of vacancies is 330. Out of which, 216 vacancies will be for the post of Sub Inspector and rest 114 vacancies will be for the post of Platoon Commander. Further distribution of vacancies is given below:

S. No.Post(s) nameNumber of vacancies
1Sub Inspector (A.P)147
2Sub Inspector (I.B)65
3Platoon Commander (R.A.C) 114
4Sub Inspector (M.B.C)4

RPSC SI 2018 Eligibility Criteria

All the interested candidates are recommended to go through official notification to check eligibility criteria and other important stuff. Checking eligibility criteria before attempting online application will be necessary for each interested candidate out there.

Age Limit and Relaxation

As per latest official notification, on 1st January 2019, a candidate should be at least 20 years old but not more than 25 years. However, age relaxation will be provided as per Government rules. Category-wise relaxation in maximum age is explained below:

S.No.Category nameRelaxation in maximum age (in years)
1Local SC/ST/OBC candidates will get5
2Local female (General)5
3Local SC/ST/OBC females10

To know more about age relaxation, refer official notification

Essential Qualifications

Interested candidates must have a graduation degree in any discipline recognized by the Government. In addition to this, a candidate also should have working knowledge of Hindi written in Devnagari Script along with knowledge of Rajasthani Culture.

Graduation final year students are also eligible to apply for RPSC SI 2018. However, at the time of counseling they have to present a passing certificate along with mark sheet.

Physical Standards

S.No.Male candidatesFemale candidates
Height168 cm152 cm
Chest86 cm with and 81 cm without expansion Not Applicable
WeightNot Applicable47.5 kg

RPSC SI 2018 Application Fee & Mode Of Payment

Interested candidates have to pay a fee of Rs. 350/- as their application fee. However, this application fee is applicable for General and OBC candidates. BC/SBC candidates have to pay only Rs. 250/- as their application fee and SC/ST candidates have to pay only Rs. 150/- as their application fee.

Applicants can submit their RPSC SI 2018 application fee through either online or offline mode. To pay fee online, a candidate has to use an ATM cum debit card/credit card or internet banking facility. To pay application fee through offline mode, a candidate has to submit fee at any e-mitra/CSC centre. List of e-mitra/CSC centre is available on RPSC official website. All the candidates are required to know that fee once paid will not be refunded to them under any circumstance.

RPSC SI 2018 Application Form and Process

Application forms for SI 2018 recruitment programme are available on RPSC’s official website. But before attempting online application, you are requested to read RPSC SI 2018 official notification carefully to understand everything like eligibility criteria, important dates etc.

Interested candidates have to apply online for RPSC SI 2018. But before attempting online application, candidates have to complete one time registration on RPSC’s website. Going through one time registration process will be necessary for those candidates who want to apply for RPSC SI 2018. One time registration process is mentioned below:

  • Open RPSC’s official website @  https://rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in/
  • On homepage, you will see a PDF file having ‘Important Information regarding One Time Registration’
  • Download it and read the information carefully
  • Now, click on ‘Apply online’ tab
  • You will see a new page having two main tabs
  • Click on the ‘New Application Portal’
  • Now follow the rest of the instructions carefully
  • Provide your email ID, Aadhar ID, mobile number etc.
  • Click on the ‘Submit’ tab
  • Instantly, you will get an OTP
  • Type and submit OTP

After going through one time registration process successfully, you will be registered with RPSC and will get a digital identity (SSOID/Username) and password. Now, use the same login credentials to apply for RPSC SI 2018. To apply for RPSC, you will once again need to visit to Commission’s official website. further process is given below:

  • Open RPSC’s official website @ rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in/
  • Click on the ‘Apply Online’ tab
  • Now, click on the ‘Old Application Portal’
  • You will see a new page where you see a login form
  • Enter your digital identity (SSOID/Username) as well as password
  • Type the numbers as shown in image
  • Click on the ‘Login’ tab
  • After logging into your online account successfully, fill the rest details carefully
  • Select payment option and pay the application fee
  • Click on the ‘final Submit’ tab for final submission of online application form
  • Take print out of your application form and keep it safe to use in future

RPSC SI 2018 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

As per latest available information, we can say that there will be a state level online/offline competitive test for the post of SI and Platoon Commander in Rajasthan Police. The online/offline state level test will be conducted by the Commission at several examination centres located across the state. However, place of examination and date is still not disclosed by Commission.

There will be 2 separate tests conducted by the commission i.e. Paper I & Paper II. Paper I will consists MCQs from General Hindi and Paper II consists MCQs on General Knowledge and General Science. Further paper-wise details including syllabus are given below:

Paper No.NameNo. of MCQsDurationMaximum MarksSyllabus
1Hindi 100 2 hours 200Click Here
2General Knowledge & Science 100 2 hours 200Literature, Tradition, Heritage, History, Art & Culture of Rajasthan, Indian History (Ancient, Medieval & Modern period), Geography of World, India & Rajasthan, Indian Constitution, Political System & Governance, Administrative & Political System of Rajasthan, Economic Concepts & Indian Economy, Economy of Rajasthan, Science & Technology, Reasoning & Mental Ability, Major Current Events & Issues of Rajasthan, National & International
Importance, persons & places in recent news, games & sports related activities and so on.


RPSC SI 2018 Admit Card

Admit cards for RPSC SI 2018 will be issued by Commission around one week before the date of examination. Admit cards will not be sent by post to any candidate. Candidates itself have to download their admit cards from Board’s official website. To download admit card, a candidate has to follow a process which is given below:

  • Open Commission’s official website @ rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in/
  • Now, find and click on the ‘Admit Card downloading’ button
  • Enter the required details and click on the ‘Submit’ tab
  • You will see your RPSC SI 2018 admit card
  • Download and print it on A4 size paper

RPSC SI 2018 Result

Official result announcement date is still not known because it is not disclosed by Board yet. But it is confirmed that Board will announce final results after conducting examination successfully. Final Results will be announced after physical test and interview.


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We wish you Best of Luck for RPSC SI 2018.


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