The Rajasthan Government is conducting the recruitment of constable in the Rajasthan Police. There are total 13582 vacancies for the post of Constable general, constable driver, constable band and constable operator. Interested candidates will be able to apply for the recruitment from August 22, 2017. The selection of the candidates for the constable post in Rajasthan police will be done through the written examination, physical fitness test and efficiency test. The government has notified the details of the recruitment such as process of application, exam pattern of the examination, syllabus, recruitment information. In this article candidate shall know the exam pattern for the post of constable in Rajasthan police.
Rajasthan Police Constable Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2017 has been published on the official website of Government of Rajasthan, Rajasthan Police. The date of the written examination for the post will be published on the official website of Rajasthan Police and the newspapers.
As soon as Rajasthan Police updates Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment 2017 notification, this page will be updated.
Exam pattern for the written examination along with the details of the physical fitness test are mentioned below. Candidates are advised to read the details carefully and prepare for the examination accordingly. The date of the written examination for the post will be published on the official website of Rajasthan Police and the newspapers.
The exam pattern for Rajasthan Police Constable 2017
There will be written examination for the post of Constable general / Operator and constable driver. No written examination will be conducted for the post of constable band. The candidates who shall qualify the written examination will further appear for the physical fitness test and the efficiency test. The physical fitness test shall be conducted for all the posts constable (general/ driver/ operator/ band). After the physical fitness test, an efficiency test will be conducted. This test will only be applicable for the candidates who shall apply for the constable driver and constable band.
The exam schedule for the Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment in which the marks distribution is given are mentioned below in the table:
|Exam Schedule||Constable general/ Operator||Constable driver||Constable band|
|Written examination||75 marks||75 marks||0|
|Physical fitness test||15 marks||10 marks||10 marks|
|Efficiency test||Not applicable||15||15|
|Special Qualification (NCC, Homeguard, Polytechnic, ITI, computer knowledge||10||Not applicable||Not applicable|
Exam Pattern of written examination for Rajasthan Police Constable
The written examination for the post shall contain objective type questions in the paper. The examination will be of 75 marks. The paper shall be divided into 4 parts. Part A shall consist of 30 marks in which logical questions will be asked. The General knowledge, general science, social science and Current Topics will be covered in part B which will be of 15 marks. Whereas part C shall consist questions related to the Rajasthan’s history, culture, Arts, geography, politics and economic status. Part will be of 30 marks.
The candidates will be awarded 1 mark for every right answer and ¼ marks will be deducted for each wrong answer in Part A. In part B and C, candidates will be given ½ marks for every right answer and ⅛ marks will be deducted for every wrong answer. To qualify the written examination, candidates must score the minimum qualifying marks as decided by the Rajasthan police. The category wise cutoff of the written examination is given below in the table. Candidates must check the cutoff and score accordingly in the examination.
Cutoff score for written examination
The category wise cutoff marks for the written examination of Rajasthan Police Constable is given below:
|General / SBC and OBC candidates||40%|
|ST / SC||36%|
|Candidates belonging to local Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribes candidates of TBB Sub-Plan area||30%|
|SSA candidates of Barra district||25%|
Physical Fitness Test
Candidates who shall qualify the written examination for the post of constable in Rajasthan Police will appear in the Physical fitness test. The candidates who will be selected in the physical fitness test will be eligible for the efficiency test. The criteria for the physical fitness test is given below in the table:
|Post and Marks||Male||Female||Ex- servicemen||SC/ST|
|test/ time||test/ time||test/ time||test/ time|
|Constable General (15 marks)||10 km race/ 60 minutes||5 km race/ 35 minutes||5 km race/ 30 minutes||5 km race/ 30 minutes|
|Constable driver/ band (10 marks)||10 km race/ 60 minutes||5 km race/ 35 minutes||5 km race/ 30 minutes||5 km race/ 30 minutes|
If in case candidate fails in the physical fitness test and is not satisfied with the result and want to claim for rechecking. Then he or she can do so by submitting Rs. 500/- cash to the candidate selection board. If the candidate passes the test in recheck then the amount submitted by him or her will returned back to the candidate.
The efficiency test will be done for the candidates who shall apply for constable driver or constable band. The test will be of 15 marks. The minimum qualifying marks for the efficiency test for each category candidate will be according to the written examination for the post. The questions related to technical information of vehicle, vehicle maintenance and vehicle
Run will be asked to the candidates applied for constable driver post. Questions related to the band information, technical information and knowledge of tunes will be asked in the efficiency test for the constable band post.
Allotted Points for Special Qualification
Candidates of the Constable General Post will be given points based on the certificates for special qualification after passing the Physical Efficiency Examination as given below in the image.
The Syllabus for Rajasthan Police Constable 2017
The syllabus for the Rajasthan Police Constable 2017 will be published on the official website of Rajasthan Police, Government of Rajasthan at police.rajasthan.gov.in Candidates can download the syllabus from the website.