West Bengal Police Constable Recruitment 2018 – Apply Online, Application Form

WB Police Constable 2018Apply Online, Application Form For 5702 Vacancies : West Bengal Police Recruitment Board has released official notification for police constables recruitment to fill the vacant posts of in West Bengal Police. All the preparations have been over now and window for submitting online application is already opened. Interested candidates should go online and apply before last date. Last date of application submission is April 30th 2018 (up to 5 P.M.). However, application/processing fees can be submitted up to May 4th 2018. Here we are going to write every important thing about this recruitment event such as eligibility criteria, important dates, application form, fee, mode of payment, process, call letters, selection process, cut-off results and so on.

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WB Constable 2018 Quick Look

Examination conducted byWest Bengal Police Recruitment Board
Examination NameWB Constable 2018
Appointing AuthorityAssistant Inspector General of Police or Superintendent of Police
Recruitment CategoryPolice
Posts nameConstable
Online application starts fromApril 1st 2018
Closing dateApril 30th 2018 up to 17:00 Hrs.
Last date of depositing feesMay 4th 2018
Total Number of Vacancies5702
Apply modeBoth online & offline
Admit card downloadWill be updated shortly
Recruitment processPreliminary Written Test, PMT/PET, Final Written Examination, Interview and Document Verification
Final result declarationWill be updated shortly
Apply online onhttp://policewb.gov.in

WB Constable 2018 Notification

Few days back, the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board has released official notification of this year’s one of the largest recruitment event in the state of West Bengal. Interested candidates can read or download the same from recruitment board’s official website.

WB Police Constable 2018 Notification Download

WB Police Constable 2018 Vacancies

As per official notification, total number of vacancies is 5702. However, the number is provisional and subject to marginal changes. Category-wise number of vacancies is given in below table:

S. No.Category (Sub-category)No. of vacancies
1OBC-B (E.C)164
3OBC-A (E.C.)249
5Scheduled Tribe (E.C.)175
6Scheduled Tribe108
7Scheduled Caste (Ex-servicemen)139
8Scheduled Caste (E.C.)583
9Scheduled Caste179
10Unreserved (Ex-servicemen)552
11Unreserved (E.C.)1263
12Unreserved (UR)2087

Note:- All above mentioned posts are for male candidates only. Female candidates are not eligible to apply for this recruitment event.

WB Police Constable 2018 Eligibility Criteria

  • Age limit and Relaxation

An applicant must be an Indian citizen. On 1st January 2018, applicant’s age should not be less than 18 years and not more than 27 years. But relaxation of 5 years in upper age limit will be given for SC/ST candidates of West Bengal. OBC candidates of West Bengal will get 03 years relaxation.

Candidates seeking for age relaxation in upper age limit will have to produce supportive document issued by the competent authority at the time of interview.

  • Educational Qualification

Interested candidates should have passed Madhyamik Examination from the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent. Candidates with higher qualifications can also apply to this recruitment event.

  • Minimum Physical Standard

Category-wise minimum physical standard is given below under Physical Measurement Test (PMT) heading.

WB Police Constable 2018 Application Fee & Mode Of Payment

All the candidates (except Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe of West Bengal only) have to pay a fee of Rs. 170/- as their application fee including processing fee. Candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe of West Bengal have to pay an amount of Rs. 20/- only as their processing fee.

CategoryApplication feeProcessing feeTotal Amount Payable
All categories except Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (of West Bengal only)150 Rs.20 Rs.170 Rs.
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe20 Rs.20 Rs.

Note:- Application forms without the requisite application and/or processing fees shall be rejected summarily.

WB Constable 2018 Application Form and Process

As per official notification, both online as well as offline mode of application submission are available. Interested candidate can select any of the modes as per his/her convenience.

Online application submission:-

  • Open official website @  http://policewb.gov.in
  • Now search and go to ‘Recruitment’ section
  • Click on the ‘Recruitment to the Post of Constables in
    West Bengal Police – 2018.’ Link
  • Click on the ‘Fill-up Application Form on-line ‘ link
  • Now, click on the ‘The Posts of Constables (Male) in WBP 2018’ link
  • Click on the ‘Apply online’ tab
  • Click on the ‘Sign Up Now’ tab
  • You will see a registration form having several different fields
  • Now, enter all the details carefully and click on the ‘Sign Up’ tab
  • Now, login into your account with your username and password
  • After login, fill rest details carefully
  • Upload your latest photograph and signature in JPG format
  • Select the payment option and make the payment
  • Print your application form and keep it safe for future use

WB Police Constable 2018 Offline Application Submission

  • Open official website @ policewb.gov.in
  • Now search and go to ‘Recruitment’ section
  • Click on the ‘Recruitment to the Post of Constables in
    West Bengal Police – 2018.’ Link
  • Click on the ‘Download Off-line Application’ link to see offline application form
  • Now fill all the details carefully and click on “Save and Download” button
  • Instantly, you will get the printout of your offline Application Form having already filled data along with a 8 digits Unique Application Sl. No.
  • Now make the requisite amount of payment through either Department of Post (DOP) or the United Bank of India (UBI) 
  • Paste e-payment receipts or challan on Page 2 of your application form
  • Now send your application form only by post to the Chairman, West Bengal Police Recruitment Board, Araksha Bhaban (5th Floor), Block– DJ, Sector – II, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700 091
  • Don’t forget to write Name Of The Recruitment, application sl. no and Name Of The Post on the envelope

WB Constable 2018 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

1. Preliminary Written Test

All the candidates have to appear for a preliminary written test of qualifying in nature. Paper will have 100 MCQs to be answered in one hour. MCQs will be in two languages- Bengali & Nepali. MCQs will be from below given subjects:

  • Elementary Mathematics (Madhyamik standard) (30 Marks)
  • Reasoning (20 Marks)
  • General Awareness and General Knowledge (50 Marks)

1/4th of marks will be deducted for wrong answer. Marks scored by a candidate in this test will not be considered for final selection.

2. Physical Measurement Test (PMT)

Candidates qualified in preliminary written test will be called for a physical measurement test .

S. No.CategoryHeight (Barefoot in cm.)Weight (in kg.)Chest
1Gorkhas, Garhwalies, Rajbanshis and Scheduled Tribes1605381 cms. (with expansion – 5 cms.)

76 cms. (without expansion)
2Candidates of all categories (except mention in S. No.) 167 5783 cms. (with expansion – 5 cms.)

78 cms. (without expansion)

3. Physical Efficiency Test (Pet)

Physical Measurement Test (PMT) qualified candidates will have to appear for a Physical Efficiency Test (Pet) which consists of 1600 (Sixteen hundred) meters run within 06 (six) minutes 30 (thirty) seconds.

Note :- Both PMT & PET are qualifying in nature.

4. Final Written Examination

Candidates qualified in PMT & PET will have to appear in a final written examination to be conducted by the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board. Question paper will have 85 MCQs to be solved in 60 minutes and each MCQ will be of 1 marks. MCQs will be from the below given subjects:

  • Reasoning and Logical Analysis  – 15 Marks 
  • Elementary Mathematics (Madhyamik standard) – 20 Marks
  • General Awareness and General Knowledge (25 Marks)
  • English – 25 Marks

Note:- 1/4th of marks will be deducted on giving wrong answer.

5. Interview

On the basis of merit, only few candidates will be called for interview. A merit list having names of selected candidates for interview will be prepared by the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board.

6. Medical Examination

All the selected candidates should have a good mental as well as physical health. To confirm this thing, they will have to appear for a Medical Examination to be conducted at the State Government designated hospitals.

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WB Constable 2018 Admit Card

The West Bengal Police Recruitment Board will not send any admit card of any examination by post or other mode. Candidates have to download their e-Admit Cards from the website.

WB Constable 2018 Result

WB Police Recruitment Board will announce final result on its official website. To check result, candidates have to pay a visit to Board’s official website.

We wish you Best of Luck for WB Constable 2018


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