West Bengal Police Recruitment Board, invites applications from eligible candidates for Recruitment to the post of Constables (Male) in West Bengal Police.
Total Number of Vacancies Advertised: 4284 Posts
- Unreserved (UR) – 1492 Vacancies
- Unreserved (E.C.) – 723 Vacancies
- Scheduled Caste – 663 Vacancies
- Scheduled Caste (E.C.) – 330 Vacancies
- Scheduled Tribe – 205 Vacancies
- Scheduled Tribe (E.C.) – 102 Vacancies
- OBC-A – 317 Vacancies
- OBC-A (E.C) – 136 Vacancies
- OBC-B – 226 Vacancies
- OBC-B (E.C) – 90 Vacancies
* 10% Horizontal Reservation is extended to the Home Guards serving in West Bengal Police only. Reservation of vacancies for Ex-serviceman shall be as per the existing Government Rules.
Opening Date for Online Submission of Application/ Download of Offline Application Form : 03-August-2015
Last Date for Online Submission of Application/ Receipt of Offline Application Form: 04-September-2015
Note: However, submission of on-line forms under the UBI Challan Payment Mode remains open till 09-September-2015.
Age Limit: Minimum 18 years and Maximum 27 years as on 01-January-2015
The Upper age limit may be relaxed for the SC/ST/OBC candidates of West Bengal only and Ex-serviceman & Serving Home Guards of West Bengal Police.
Educational Qualification: Candidate must have passed Madhyamik examination from the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education or its equivalent examination from any other Board recognized by the State Government or the Central Government. Computer Literacy is must.
Pay Scale: Rs.5,400 – 25,200/- (Pay Band-2) + Grade Pay Rs.2,600/-
Selection Process: Candidates will be selected on the basis of Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Physical Efficiency Test (PET) – Qualifying Test.
Those candidates who got qualified in Physical Measurement Test, and Physical Efficiency Test will have to appear in the Written Exam of 90 marks, followed by the Interview of 10 marks.
Application Fee: Rs. 150/-
SC/ ST candidates of West Bengal are exempted from payment of application fee.
How to Apply: On-line and Off-line Mode
- ONLINE MODE:
In online mode of application, candidates are requested to submit application through the website policewb.gov.in
In online mode of application, Applicants are suggested to pay the application fee on-line through payment gateway (Bill Desk) by using Debit Cards/ Credit Cards/ Net-Banking of any Bank. In that case, Rs. 5/- only will be charged by the concerned agency as “Service Charge” for availing Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking facility.
On successful submission of the application, the applicants shall be provided with an auto-generated receipt with unique Application Serial Number. Candidates are advised to preserve it safely and mention the Application Serial Number for all future references.
- THROUGH Tathya Mitra Kendras:
Government of West Bengal has set up more than 4800 Tathya Mitra Kendras up to the level of Gram Panchayats in the rural areas of West Bengal. Applicants may approach any of the Tathya Mitra Kendras, and so the staff of the Tathya Mitra Kendra will fill up the online application form on the basis of information provided by the applicant.
Rs. 20/- only will be charged by the Tathya Mitra Kendra for filling up of the form and uploading the same along with Scanned Copies of Candidate’s Photograph and Signature and making online payment of Examination Fees and / or Processing Fees received from the applicant.
Applicants are suggested to keep the printed receipt with registration number with them for future references.
- On-line Application and collection of fees through United Bank of India (UBI)
West Bengal Police Recruitment Board extends the facility of paying application fees through the United Bank of India for on-line applicants. During on-line submission of application, a deposit challan will be generated bearing the Application Serial Number. Applicants are suggested to deposit the fee in any branch of Unitd Bank of India. After depositing the Application Fees at the Bank Counter the applicant should log-in to the ‘My Account’ page by using his Username and Password for final submission of application, after one working day.
- OFFLINE MODE:
Candidates may download application from official website policewb.gov.in, or purchase from Tathya Mitra Kendras at cost of Rs. 6/- only.
While downloading the application form, a Unique Number and Bar Code will appear in the form. Please verify the same. Without Unique Number and Bar Code, application will be rejected. Applicants may now printed on both side of a 75 GSM A4 Size Paper only.
In offline mode of application, Applicants are suggested to pay the application fee through pre-printed “India Post Challan Form”, in favour of “West Bengal Police Recruitment Board“ in any of the post offices having e-payment facility. The candidates will have to pay a sum of Rs.10/- as Service Charge to the Postal Department. Applicants are suggested not to forget to collect the receipt against deposit of Application Fees which must be pasted at the space provided for affixing the receipt in the application form.
In offline mode of application, Applicants may also pay the application fees in mode of pre-printed challan (in triplicate) which will be provided during download of the off-line application form; through all the branches of the United Bank of India (UBI) across the State. The candidates will have to pay a sum of Rs.20/- as Service Charge to UIB. Candidates are suggested to approach the bank to deposit the fees after two banking days after generation of Bank Challan. On production of the challan at the branch counter of UBI, a unique transaction number will be generated against the payment of application fees, and the same will be written by bank staff on all the copies of the challan. Candidates are suggested to receive the candidate and WBPRB copy on bank challan; and thereafter affix the Board’s copy of the challan at the space provided in the Application Form.
Thereafter, Applicants must send duly completed application form in prescribed manners 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; superscribing on the envelop NAME OF THE RECRUITMENT, NAME OF THE POST applied for and APPLICATION SL. NO.
Applicants are strongly suggested to go through the official recruitment advertisement in detail before applying the same. For complete detail on this recruitment please go through official recruitment notification from West Bengal Police, here, http://policewb.gov.in/wbp/const_male_recruitment.php