West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB) has inviting online application for the post of WB Police Constable, Lady Constable, Sub- Inspector / Lady Sub-Inspector of police (Unarmed Branch) and Sub-Inspector of police (Armed Branch).

The Online application of WB Police constable is available on its official website i.e. @wbpolice.gov.in. Check here all required details regard WB Police Constable Recruitment 2021 such as WB Police Constable Recruitment notification 2021, education qualification, application fee, salary, age limit, selection process etc.WB Police Constable Recruitment

Gear up for WB Police Constable Recruitment 2021 for which registrations have started online. Desirous applicants are invited to apply against SI posts and WB Vacancy for Constable and Lady Constable. More information is disclosed in the following segments of this article. Therefore, candidates must adhere to them and submit their applications before 20th February 2021. Applications can be sent via online or offline mode.

WB Police Constable Recruitment 2021

The entire recruitment and selection process is undertaken by West Bengal Police Directorate, Kolkata on behalf of the state government. As per the official WB Police Constable Notification, several vacancies are filled for this year. Male and female candidates are invited to apply in Armed and Unarmed Branches for Constable/Female Constable, and SI/lady SI posts. Kindly, check the vacancy \breakup, eligibility criteria, and salary details in the following sections of the sections.

WB Police Constable 9720 Vacancy Online-Quick Update       

The Directorate of West Bengal Police will recruit new candidates for 9720 vacancies of Male/Female Constable and Male/Female Sub Inspector posts. For this, the recruiting body has set 20-02-2021 as the final date for application. The online and offline application process has started from 22nd January 2021, and eligible contestants are required to find key updates here. Use the official link for WB Police Constable 9720 Vacancy Online Application at the end of this page. Check AlsoEmployment NewsPaper This Week PDF Download 

News Regarding WB Constable Recruitment 2021
Organization Name West Bengal Police Recruitment Board, Bhabani Bhawan, Kolkata
Available Posts Constable, Lady Constable, SI, and Lady SI
Number of Vacancy 9720
Application Deadline 22-01-2021 to 20-02-2021
Deadline for depositing Application fee via online PNB Challan 23rd February 2021
Mode of Application Online/Offline
Work Location State Jurisdiction
Official Site www.wbpolice.gov.in


WB Police Constable and Lady Constable Vacancy Breakup

Posts name Number of Seats
Constable 7440
Lady Constable 1192
Sub Inspector (Unarmed Branch) 753
Lady Sub Inspector (Unarmed branch) 150
SI (Armed Branch) 185
Total 9720


Eligibility Criteria for West Bengal Constable Recruitment 2021

  • Applicants must have completed Madhyamik Examination (For Constable posts only) from WB BSE or its equivalent.
  • Aspirants need to have finished degree from a recognized university or its equivalent (For SI Posts).
  • Candidates must have proficiency in Bengali Language.
  • NVF, Home Guard Personnel and Civic Volunteers employed in WB Police with 3 years of service can apply for the recruitment.

Age Criteria (as on 01/01/2021)

  • Minimum ages: 18 years (Constable) and 20 years (SI)
  • Maximum Age: 27 years

Age Relaxation: SC and ST- 05 years, and OBC- 03 years.

Application fee

Refer to official advertisement.

WB Constable Recruitment 2021- Selection Process

Preliminary Written Test

  • 100 Objective Type questions carrying 1 mark each.
  • Time Duration: 1 hour.
  • Medium of Exam: Bengali and Nepali

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

  • 1600 meters race in 6 minutes and 30 seconds (Male).
  • 800 meter race in 4 minutes (Lady Constable).

Final Written Test

  • 85 Objective Type Questions carrying 1 mark each.
  • Time duration: 1 hour.
  • Medium of Exam: Nepali and Bengali
  • Negative Marking: 1/4th for every incorrect answer.


Interview will consist of 15 marks.

West Bengal Police SI Recruitment 2021- Selection Process

Preliminary Written Test:

  • 100 Objective Type Questions (MCQs) carrying 02 mark each.
  • Time Period: 1 hour 30 minutes.
  • Medium of Exam: Bengali & Nepali.
  • Negative Marking: ¼ for every incorrect answer.

Physical Measurement Test (PMT):

  • Qualifiers will be called for PMT and PET.
  • 1600 meters race in 6 minutes and 30 seconds (Male)
  • 800 meter race in 4 minutes. (Lady SI)

Final Combined Competitive Exam:

  • 100 Objective Type Questions (MCQs) carrying 02 mark each.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes.
  • Medium of Exam: Bengali & Nepali
  • Negative marking: 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer.

Personality Test: – Interview will carry 50 marks (passing marks: 08).

West Bengal Constable Recruitment 2021- Final Test:

All the provisionally selected candidates for Constable and SI Posts (Male and Female) shall have to appear for Medical Examination at the State Government designated hospitals.

Salary Structure

  • West Bengal Police Constable Salary will be as per Level-6 in the pay matrix (Rs. 22700/- to Rs. 58500/-)
  • WB Police SI Salary will be according to Pay Scale of Level-10 in the pay matrix (Rs. 32100/- to Rs. 82900/-).

How to Apply for WB Police Constable Recruitment 2021

  • All the candidates must reach the official web gateway of the WB Police directorate which is, “gov.in”.
  • Head to the Recruitment News Section and download the vacancy notice.
  • Start applying after reading the notice carefully.
  • Register using your mobile number and obtain your Registration Number.
  • Fill the application form providing your accurate details and generate a fee challan.
  • Deposit the fee challan at your nearest PNB Branch.
  • Keep a copy of this challan and application form for future references.

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