WB Police SI Syllabus 2020: The West Bengal (WB) Police release the recruitment notification for the post of Sub Inspector (SI). It is likely that there will be a huge number of vacancies for the WB Police SI 2020. Therefore, it is wise to prepare for the WB Police SI Exam 2020 beforehand. This page gives you an insight into the WB Police SI Syllabus 2020. Going through the syllabus and exam pattern will help you understand the important topics that have weightage marks so that you can get to put extra effort into those topics.
WB Police SI Syllabus 2020: Highlights
|Organization Name||West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB)|
|Name of the exam||WB Police SI 2020|
|WB SI Vacancy||Notified Soon|
|Job Type||WB Government Job|
|No. of Exams||Four|
|Level of Exam||
WB Police SI Syllabus 2020: Prelims Exam Pattern
Before we get into the WB Police SI Syllabus, let us first have a look at the preliminary exam pattern. The WB Police SI Prelims Exam Pattern gives an insight into the sections or subjects that the Exam will have.
- The Pre Exam (Screening Test) Will be Written Objective Type.
- A Preliminary Examination to be held on General Studies, Logical & Analytical reasoning, and Arithmetic.
- A Preliminary Examination Will Consist of Total 200 Marks
- There will be a negative marking for each wrong answer in the preliminary examination. ¼th of the allotted marks for a particular question will be deducted for each wrong answer.
WB Police SI Preliminary Exam Pattern 2020
|Subject Name||No. Questions||Marks||Composite Time|
|General Studies||50||100||Composite Time
of 90 Minutes
|Numerical & Mental Ability Test||25||50|
|Logical & Analytical Reasoning||25||50|
WB Police SI PET/ PST 2020
WB Police SI Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
Minimum Physical Standard: Must have a minimum physical measurement as mentioned below
|Name of the Post||Category||Height (in cm.)||Chest (in cm.)||Weight (in kg.)|
|Sub-Inspector of Police [Unarmed Branch (UB) in West Bengal Police]||Candidates of all categories (except Gorkhas, Rajbanshis, Garwalisand Scheduled Tribes)||167 cm||79 cm. with a minimum expansion of 5 cm||56 kg.|
|Gorkhas, Rajbanshis, Garwalisand Scheduled Tribes||160 cm||76 cm. with a minimum expansion of 5 cm||52 kg.|
|Sub-Inspector of Police [Armed Branch (AB) in West Bengal Police]||Candidates of all categories (except Gorkhas, Rajbanshis, Garwalisand Scheduled Tribes)||173 cm||86 cm. with a minimum expansion of 5 cm||60 kg.|
|Gorkhas, Rajbanshis, Garwalisand Scheduled Tribes||163 cm||81cm. with a minimum expansion of 5 cm||54 kg.|
Physical Efficiency Tests
|Name of Post||Test|
|Male candidates for the post of Sub-Inspector of Police (UB) and Sub-Inspector of Police (AB) in West Bengal Police||800 meters run within 03 (three) minutes|
WB Police SI Final Competitive Examination
Candidates who qualify for the PET and PST are going to appear for the Final Competitive Examination to complete the recruitment process. The main key points are highlighted below:
- The final Combined Competitive Examination will consist of Three Papers of Conventional Type of Questions.
- The Exam Will be of 200 Marks.
- All the papers are held on the same day.
- Paper-I will be set in three languages i.e. English, Bengali, and Nepali.
WB Police SI Final Exam Pattern 2020
|Paper I- General Studies and Arithmetic||100||2 hours|
|Paper-II – English||50||1 hour|
|Paper III- Bengali/Hindi/Nepali/Urdu||50||1 hour|
WB Police SI Personality Test
Those candidates who scored good enough marks to clear the cut off are going to appear for the personality test (interview). This is a personality assessment exam conducted by the WBPRB and the candidates must score 8 marks in the test out of 30, failing which they will be disqualified. During this stage, their documents will also be verified.
WB Police SI Syllabus 2020 Subject-wise
The Preliminary and Competitive Exams will be based on the joint topics of General Studies, Logical and Analytical Reasoning, Arithmetic, English, and a chosen Indian Language. The subject-wise syllabus for the post is mentioned below:
- Current Events
- Inventions and Discoveries
- Culture and Art
Logical and Analytical Reasoning
- Statements and Conclusions
- Networks and Directions
- Similarities and Differences
- Semantic Analogy
- Relationship Concepts
- Ordering and Sequencing
- Space Visualization
- Coding and Decoding
- Embedded Figures
- Ratio and Proportion
- Time and Distance
- Linear Equations
- Tables and Graphs
- Profit and Loss
- Square Roots
- Time and Work
- Sentence Structuring
- Correct Use of Language
Indian Language (Bengali/Hindi/Nepali/Urdu)
- Sentence Structuring
- Correct Usage of Language
This is the WB Police SI syllabus is for both the preliminary exam as well as the competitive exam. Candidates should plan their preparation strategy according to these topics only.
WB Police SI Syllabus 2020: FAQs
Q. What is the selection process for the WB Police Sub Inspector Post?
Ans. The selection for the WB Police Sub Inspector will comprise of a written test, Physical Efficiency Test, final competitive examination, and interview.
Q. Is there a negative marking in WB Police SI Exam?
Ans. Yes, there will not be 1/4 negative marking in WB Police SI Exam 2020.
Q. Will the test for WB Police SI be conducted in offline mode or online mode?
Ans. The WB Police SI Test will be conducted only in offline mode.