Rajasthan Police has released detailed notification for Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment 2017. Total 5500 vacant constable posts have been notified. The vacancies will be filled on the basis of written exam and physical tests. The application form for Rajasthan Police Constable 2017 had been released on October 23, 2017. Candidates interested in Rajasthan Police Constable Operator, Constable Driver, and GD Constable posts applied online. Rajasthan Police has detailed the selection process, application process, eligibility criteria, cutoff and numerous other information about Rajasthan Police Constable 2017. The candidates may check it all from this page. Also, all the latest news for Rajasthan Police Constable exam 2017 will be updated on this page.
Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment 2017
Out of the announced 5500, 2% vacancies (110 posts) are reserved for the sports category candidates. The details for the candidate belonging to each category is given at the end of this page. The important dates have been announced and the candidates may check it from the table below:
|Availability of Application Form||23 Oct 2017|
|Last date to apply|
|Admit Card||28 Feb 2018|
|Rajasthan Police Constable CBT|
|Announcement of Result||To be announced|
The link below will lead to the event pages of the recruitment. There, the candidates will get an in-depth information about that particular event.
Eligibility Criteria for Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment 2017
The candidates need to satisfy each and every eligibility criteria in order to be recruited as a Constable with the Rajasthan Police. The limit and relaxation are as mentioned below:
Physical Fitness Criteria: This is a very important criterion. It is as mentioned in the table below:
|Minimum Without Expansion||Without Expansion|
|Female||43 kg||145 cm||–||–|
|Male||–||160 cm||74 cm||79 cm (required minimum expansion is 5 cm)|
Age Limit: The age of the aspiring candidates should be between 18 to 23 years. This is applicable as on January 01, 2018 (if the application form is released in 2017). However, only for the post of Constable (Driver) and Ex-Servicemen the upper age limit is 26 and 42 years, respectively.
- 5 years are relaxed on the upper age limit for SC/ST/OBC candidates and Females of General Category.
- 10 years on upper age limit are relaxed for Females of SC/ST/OBC category.
- Relaxation on the upper age limit for candidates come under State Government Employee is 10 years.
Education Qualification: 8 or 10 pass candidates may apply for the recruitment and will be placed with Armed Police / Intelligence or RAC/MBC. However, candidates aspiring to be Constable (Operator) in PTC should have qualified Higher Secondary (10+2) with Physics and Mathematics as core subjects.
- Class 10 and 8 candidates need to submit pass certificate before PET.
Rajasthan Police Constable Application Form 2017
The candidates, who wanted to Register have to first generate the SSO-ID. Then they got a username and password. With the help of that username and password, the candidates were able to access the Application Form of Rajasthan Police Constable.
The application form for Rajasthan Police provided online, on police.rajasthan.gov.in. The link to apply online had also been provided on this page. To apply, the candidates had to obtain a token from CSC / E-mitra Kiosks. Then with the help of the token number, the candidates were able to login and fill details in the application form. Once, the candidate had applied successfully, they got the Unique Application ID. The ID is to be secured safely. The application fee for Rajasthan Constable Exam 2017 is:
- Rs. 400 for the General and OBC category candidates.
- Rs. 350 for the candidates belonging to SC / ST category.
Rajasthan Police Constable Exam Centers 2017
The centres for the recruitment will be the District / Battalion / Unit Headquarters determined by the Director General of Police. Yet, if required, then the centres in Rajasthan as may be specified by the department will be used. The recruitment for candidates in India Reserve Battalion of Rajasthan Armed Constabulary, outside Rajasthan, will be done in Rajasthan under the directives of Director General.
Rajasthan Police Constable Admit Card 2017
The admit card for PET will also be issued online. It will only be given to those candidates who will submit the application form and fee in the prescribed format and before the lapse of the deadline. The admit card will contain the details about the candidates and the exam. The details should be checked thoroughly and if any error is detected in it then the conducting body should be informed about it. On the day of the exam, the candidates will only be allowed to take the exam if they will produce the admit card. The notification for admit card release will also be sent on the registered E-mail ID and Phone Number.
Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment Process 2017
There are several levels which the candidates will have to qualify in order to be recruited. The selection will be done on the basis of merit, which will be allocated as per the performance in
- Computer Based Test
- Physical Standard Test
- Physical Endurance Test
- Proficiency Test
- Special Qualification.
However, the candidates will also have to get through the Medical Examination and Document Verification round. Each of these rounds is vividly explained below. The marks in each stage will be as below:
|Level of Recruitment||GD Constable/Operator Constable||Driver Constable|
|Special Qualification for GD Constable||10|
Details About Rajasthan Police Constable Computer Based Test (CBT)
The CBT is the first step towards recruited as constable in Rajasthan Police. The specifications of it are as below:
Exam Pattern: It is as mentioned below
- Parts of Questions Paper – 3, referred as A, B, and C
- Questions Type: Objective / Multiple Choice Types
- Total Marks – 75
- Marks Per Question in Part A – 1 mark
- Marks Per Question in Part B and C – 1/2 marks
- Negative Marking in Part A: 1/4 marks
- Negative Marking in Part B and C: 1/8 marks
Distribution of Marks in Each Part are as shown in the table below:
|Topics Covered in Each Part||Marks Per Section|
|Part A: Quantitative and Logical Reasoning||30|
|Part B: General Knowledge, Current Affairs, Science, Social Science,||15|
|Part C: Rajasthan History, Culture, Art, Geography, etc||30|
Rajasthan Police Syllabus: In Part A the questions will be asked from on Reasoning and Logic. The Part B will consist of questions on General Knowledge, General Science, and Current Affairs. Lastly, the questions in Part C will be asked from History, Geography, Economy, Polity, Culture, and Arts of Rajasthan.
Cutoff for Rajasthan Police CBT 2017: Candidates will have to secure marks upto or above the cutoff to qualify the exam. The cutoff marks percentage is mentioned below and is to be achieved in Part A, B, and C of CBT.
|General Category and OBC||40%|
|SC / ST||36%|
|SC / ST from Tribal Sub Plan areas||30%|
|Sharia candidates of District Baran||25%|
Rajasthan Police Constable CBT Result: The result of the exam will be published on the official website, notice boards in the offices of Superintendents of Police / Commandants / other Appointing Authorities and state level dailies. The link to check it will also be provided on this page.
Tie Breaking: In case there is tie among the candidates then it will be resolved by following the steps below.
- In the case of a tie, elder candidates will be placed higher.
- If the tie persists, candidates with better education qualification will be given higher place.
- If even after this the tie remains, then the candidates will be placed alphabetically (in the English Language)
Selection of Candidates: The number of candidates called for next round will be 5 times the total vacancies.
Rajasthan Police Constable Physical Standard Test (PST) Info
The candidates who will qualify the CBT will be called for the PST. In it, the Physical standards stated above will be checked. The candidates who will not match the Physical requirement will not be allowed to participate in further rounds of recruitment.
Appeal for Re-PST: Disqualified candidates can submit an appeal for re-examination. To do so, they need to submit Rs. 500 with the appeal. In the re-examination, the Selection Board and Government medical officer will examine the candidate.
Physical Efficiency Test (PET) under Rajasthan Police Recruitment 2017
After PST, the candidates will have to appear for Physical Efficiency Test. The specifications of the test are as below:
Activity: Candidates will have to run 5 kilometers, applicable for female candidates as well.
Marks: Maximum marks will be 10 for GD Constable candidates and 15 for Operator Constable. Each mark will be granted per time, on the basis of following.
Note: The candidates will also have to submit a fitness certificate, issued by the Government Medical Officer. It has to be submitted before PET.
Rajasthan Police Constable Proficiency Test (PT) for Driver Constable
This test is only for those candidates who applied for the Driver Constable post and have qualified the PET. The details for it are:
Exam Pattern: Only the total marks of the exam have announced so far and it is 15.
Syllabus: The questions will be asked from Vehicle Driving and Vehicle Maintenance. Check details below:
Cut off: It will be the same as that of CBT.
Special Qualification for GD Constable under Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment 2017
The GD Constable aspirants will be awarded upto 10 marks if they possess the following special qualifications:
Result of Rajasthan Police Constable Recruitment 2017
A Combine Select list will be prepared Raj Police. It will be prepared on the basis of the performance in CBT, PET, PT and Special Qualification. It will be the merit list which will be displayed on the notice board of the District/Unit/Battalion and also on the official website. The link to check it will also be provided on this page. The candidates who will be featured in the merit list will be called for Medical Examination and Certificate Verification.
Rules for Tie Breaking: If there is a tie in the merit of two or more candidates then the following process will be followed.
- The elder candidates will be allocated higher rank.
- If the tie still remained, the candidates with higher education qualification will get the better merit.
- There is still need to break the tie then marks in CBT will be considered.
- If none of the above worked, then a candidate will be placed higher in the merit list alphabetically (of English Language).
Rajasthan Police Constable 2017 Medical Examination
The merit list candidates will have to undergo a Medical Test. It will be done by the Government Medical Officer. The candidates with the vision of less than 6/6, flat foot, knock-knee, squint, stammering, varicose veins, the diseases of permanent/serious nature, etc will be termed disqualified in this round.
Verification of Certificates
The finally selected candidates will have to submit below mentioned documents in original. The documents will be verified and only if find authentic, the candidate will be appointed.
- Academic Qualification Certificates
- Age Proof
- Date of Birth Certificate
- Caste Certificate
- Education Certificates
- Driving Licence
Note: Candidates will also have to submit a declaration in R.P form No. 4. It will be verified during the character verification.
Rajasthan Police Constable Vacancies
The vacancies for the recruitment has been announced by Rajasthan Police. The candidates may check Rajasthan Police District Wise from below:
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Rajasthan Police Contact Details:
- Official Website: police.rajasthan.gov.in
- Helpline Number for Application Process: 9076569675