Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2022 (liVE Now), 2266 Vacancy Notification out @ wbpolice.gov.in

Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2022: West Bengal Police Recruitment Board has announced the most popular Kolkata Police Constable / Lady Constable Vacancy 2022 Notification. One of the most popular Recruitment in West Bengal is the Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2022. The last Recruitment for Kolkata Police Constables was announced in the year 2015. Moreover, the application to this Posts shall be accepted through an online process at Kolkata Police Official Website and wbpolice.gov.in will be the only authentic website to apply. Hence, if you are interested to secure employment under Kolkata Police, then check the details of KPRB Constable Recruitment 2022 through the sections below.

UPDATE: Kolkata Police Constable / Lady Constable Vacancy has been enhanced from 1666 to 2266. Thus, follow the direct link below to apply at the earliest.

Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2022 Notification – Highlights

Recruitment BodyWB Police Recruitment Board
Emp Notice NoWBPRB/ NOTICE – 2022/26 (CONS._KP_22)
Vacancy ForConstable / Lady Constable in Kolkata Police 
Total Vacancy2266
Job TypePolice Jobs
Posting Kolkata, West Bengal
Start Date of Online Application29.05.2022 (00:01 hrs.)
Last Date of Online Application27.06.2022 (23:59 hrs.)
Process of ApplicationOnline
Official Websitewbpolice.gov.in

Kolkata Police Constable Post Details

Employment Notice for Online Submission of application for Recruitment to the Post of Constable / Lady Constable in Kolkata Police is announced now. Applicants desire to submit the Online application can check the Post details through this part of the article. Details of the Post will help to make an informed decision before submitting the online application.

Post nameConstable / Lady Constable in Kolkata Police
Pay Scale of the PostRs. 5400 – 25200 (PB 2) + 2600 (Grade Pay), other admissible allowances ( Pre revised )

Vacancies of Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2022

CategoryConstableLady Constable
Unreserved (UR)283227
UR [EC]87133
UR [HG]9475
UR [CIVIC Volunteers]5948
UR (Sports Quota)2319
Schedule Tribe (ST)7617
ST [EC]5914
ST [HG]388
ST [CIVIC Volunteers]388
Schedule Caste (SC)21679
SC [EC]13047
SC [HG]6624
SC [Civic Volunteers]4416
Other Backward Classes – A (OBC – A)5136
OBC – A [EC]3526
OBC – A [HG]2617
OBC – A [Civic Volunteers]128
Other Backward Classes – B (OBC – B)3323
OBC – B [EC]1715
OBC – B [HG]128
OBC – B [Civic Volunteers]118
Total1410856

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Kolkata Police Constable Post Eligibility Conditions

Here eligibility details of the popular Kolkata Police Constables application are discussed. Interested Candidates should check these particulars very minutely before they apply for Kolkata Police Vacancies. Since KPRB is very strict in Selection Process, So any deviation from the eligibility conditions will not be entertained.

Age Limit to Apply18 – 27 years as on 1st January 2022.
Upper age limit is relaxable by –
– Up to 05 (Five) Years for Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe Candidates of West Bengal Only
– Up to 03 (Three) Years for OBC-A/OBC-B Candidates of West Bengal Only. 
The upper age limit is also relaxable for the Ex-serviceman/Home Guard serving in Kolkata Police only as per existing Govt. Rules.
However, Age relaxation is NOT available to Civic Volunteers.
Educational QualificationApplicant must have passed Madhyamik Examination under W.B.B.S.E or its equivalent examinations.

Kolkata Police Constable Physical Standard Eligibility Details

Candidates possessing the undermentioned physical standard can apply for the Constable Vacancies under Kolkata Police. Details of Physical Eligibility is furnished below for the intending candidates.

For Male Candidates

CategoryHeightWeight Chest
Candidates of all categories (except Gorkhas, Garhwalies, Rajbanshis and Scheduled Tribes)167 cm57 kg78 cms. (without expansion)
83 cms. (with expansion – 5 cms.)
Gorkhas, Garhwalies, Rajbanshis and Scheduled Tribes160 cm53 kg76 cms. (without expansion)
81 cms. (with expansion – 5 cms.)

For Female Candidates

CategoryHeightWeight
Candidates of all categories (except Gorkhas, Garhwalies, Rajbanshis and Scheduled Tribes)16049 kg
Gorkhas, Garhwalies, Rajbanshis and Scheduled Tribes15245 kg

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Selection Process of Kolkata Police Constable / Lady Constable Post

Candidates applying for the KP Constable Post shall have to go through the following selection process as decided by KPRB. Stages of Selection are as follows-

Sl No.TestMarks
1Preliminary Written Test100
1Physical Measurement Test (PMT)Qualifying in nature
2Physical Efficiency Test (PET)Qualifying in nature
3Final Written Examination85
4Interview15

Applicant should note that, on the basis of the marks obtained in the Final Written Examination and the Interview, a merit list of the provisionally selected candidates will be prepared by the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board.

Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment Exam Pattern / Scheme Details

Here, the Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment Exam Pattern is discussed. The Exam Pattern here shall share the marking scheme, number of schemes, test duration etc. Hence, the interested applicants can surely go through these to have an complete overview of the selection tests concerned.

Kolkata Police Constable Preliminary Exam Scheme

Applicants provisionally considered eligible will have to appear in an MCQ based Preliminary Written Exam which is qualifying in nature. This means that the marks obtained by a candidate in the preliminary written test will not be considered for preparing final merit list. Questions in this exam will be from the following subjects –

SubjectsNo of QsMarks
General Awareness and General Knowledge4040
Elementary Mathematics (Madhyamik standard)3030
Reasoning3030
TOTAL100100
  • The duration of this test will be 1(one) hour.
  • Question paper will be set in two languages (Bengali & Nepali).
  • Each question will carry 1 (one) mark for right answer.
  • ¼ th of the allotted marks for a particular question will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
  • The qualifying marks in the exam will be fixed by the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board.

Kolkata Police Constable PMT Pattern

West Bengal Police Recruitment Board will check the physical standards (height and weight) of the candidates on qualifying the Preliminary Written Test. The Physical Standard as discussed above will be verified by the Authority using Electronic Machines.

Kolkata Police Constable PST Pattern

Candidates who qualify in PMT will be eligible to take part in Kolkata Police Constable PET as furnished below.

Sl. No.PostsEvent for PETTiming
1.Constable1600 (sixteen hundred) meters distance run6 (six) minutes 30 (thirty) seconds
2.Lady Constable800 (eight hundred) meters run4 (four) minutes 30 (thirty) seconds

Kolkata Police Constable Final Written Exam Pattern

West Bengal Police Recruitment Board will call all the candidates who qualify in the Physical Measurement Test (PMT) & Physical Efficiency Test (PET) to appear in the Final Written Examination. The Final Written Examination be an MCQ based OMR based examination or a Computer Based Online Test (CBT) depending on the number of candidates. The Exam Scheme is as follows –

SubjectsNo of QsMarks
General Awareness and General Knowledge2525
English1010
Elementary Mathematics (Madhyamik standard)2525
Reasoning and Logical Analysis2525
TOTAL8585
  • The duration of the examination will be 1 (One) hour.
  • Question paper will be set in two languages (Bengali & Nepali) except questions on English language.
  • Each question will carry 1 (one) mark for right answer.
  • ¼ th of the allotted marks for a particular question will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
  • The qualifying marks in the exam will be fixed by the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board.

Kolkata Police Constable Interview Scheme

The Interview Stage will carry 15 marks. Based on the merit in the Final Written Exam, a limited number of candidates will be called for Interview. In the Interview, the board will test the general awareness and suitability of the candidate for public service. Moreover, the candidates’ ability to speak in Bengali will also be tested in his/her Interview.

Apply Online for Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2022 @ wbpolice.gov.in

Kolkata Police Recruitment Board extends the facilities of online application through the Official portal wbpolice.gov.in Applicants having the required eligibility shall be able to submit the application using the website by filling up their information including scanned photograph and signature. Therefore, Applicants are advised to follow the procedure properly for applying through online methods. As a part of completing the online applicants, candidates should also remit applicable fees to complete the form submission.

Further, the interested candidates can also approach Tathya-Mitra-Kendras set up by the Government of West Bengal or through online mode to remit the Exam / Application Fee in connection to this. Also, note that every applicant has to provide an active individual Mobile No. And an email address which must remain active till the entire recruitment process is completed.

Application Fee

Sl. No.CategoryFees
1All categories except SC/ST (of West Bengal only)Rs. 170
2Scheduled Caste (West Bengal only)Rs. 20
3Scheduled Tribe (West Bengal only)Rs. 20

Steps to Apply Online for Kolkata Police Constable Vacancy 2022

  1. Initially, visit the Official website of WB Police at wbpolice.gov.in
  2. Up Next, navigate to the Recruitment Section.
  3. Now locate and download Kolkata Police Constable Notification PDF.
  4. Go through it to know the eligibility criteria.
  5. On fulfilling the eligibility criteria, click the online application link.
  6. Now, complete the registration part.
  7. Next, re-login to the portal and complete the application.
  8. Applicants need to remit the application fee next.
  9. Once, the application fee is paid, the application is complete.
  10. Thus, the applicant can take a print of the application for record.

Below is the Link section of Kolkata Police Constable / Lady Constable Recruitment 2022, which interested candidates can refer to while submitting the online form.

Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2022 – Important Links

Official Notification Click Here
Application Link Click Here
Exam Pattern / Syllabus Click Here
Admit Card / Call LetterClick Here
Answer Keys Click Here
Cut Off & Result Click Here

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FAQs

When is the start date of application ?

29th May 2022 is the start date of appication.

How many constable vacancies are announced ?

2566 vacancies in total are announced.

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