WB Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2024, Apply for 3734 Posts

West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB) has announced recruitment notification for “WB Police Constable Recruitment 2024”. Online application for the post of Constable/Lady Constable in Kolkata Police 2024 will run from 1st March 2024 to 29th March 2024.

WB Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2024

West Bengal Police Recruitment Board, WBPR is responsible for the recruitment of various constable/SI posts every now and then. Recently another recruitment notification has been made available by the recruitment board on the official website (wbpolice.gov.in). WB Police Constable Recruitment 2024 will soon be opened for the recruitment of 3734 Constable / Lady Constable in Kolkata Police.

WB Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2024

Interested and eligible candidates can visit the website of West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (https://prb.wb.gov.in) or West Bengal Police (https://wbpolice.gov.in) or Kolkata Police, (https://kolkatapolice.gov.in) to apply online.

WBPRB Constable Notification 2024

The West Bengal Police Constable recruitment notification was made available on 28 February 2024. According to the notification, the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB) has invited applications to fill 3,734 posts, of which 3,464 are for constable posts and the remaining 270 for lady constable posts. The application process will start from March 1, 2024 and will continue till March 29, 2024.

Vacancy nameWB Police Constable Recruitment 2024
Recruitment BoardWest Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB)
Appointing AuthorityDeputy Commissioner of Police, 1st Battalion, Kolkata Armed Police
Posts NameConstable/Lady Constable in Kolkata Police
Advt.WBPRB/NOTICE – 2024/11
Total Vacancy3734
Application feeRs.170/Rs.20
Application date1st March to 29th March 2024
Official Websitehttps://prb.wb.gov.in

WB Kolkata Police Constable / Lady Constable Vacancy 2024

CategoryConstableLady Constable
Unreserved (UR)51935
Unreserved (E.C.)44937
Unreserved (HG)24421
Unreserved (Civic Volunteers)27821
Unreserved (Sports Quota)6906
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)24220
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) (E.C)10507
Scheduled Caste (SC)31126
Scheduled Caste (SC) (E.C.)24318
Scheduled Caste (SC) (HG)10408
SC (Civic Volunteers)10408
Scheduled Tribe (ST)6905
Scheduled Tribe (ST) (E.C.)7005
Scheduled Tribe (ST) (HG)3403
Scheduled Tribe (ST) (Civic Volunteers)3503
OBC-A/(E.C.)/(HG)/(Civic Volunteers)104/104/69/6907/09/05/06
OBC-B/(E.C.)/(HG)/(Civic Volunteers)104/89/35/3408/06/03/03

Eligibility Criteria: –

To apply for the post of Constable, candidates have to fulfill certain eligibility criteria which are mentioned in the official notification. To be eligible for the post of Constable/Lady Constable, the applicant must fulfill the eligibility criteria mentioned below.

Educational Qualifications:-

Applicant must have passed Class 10/Madhyamik (Secondary) Examination from any school of West Bengal Board of Secondary Education.

Language: –

All applicants must be capable of speaking, reading, and writing in Bengali, with the exception of those who are residents of the hill subdivisions of Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts.

Age Limit: –

  • Applicants should be between 18 to 30 years of age.
  • Age of candidates will be calculated as on 01.01.2024.
  • Also, age relaxation will be given as follows:
Scheduled Castes (SC) /Scheduled Tribes (ST)5 years
Other Backward Classes (OBC – A, B)3 years
Third Gender/Transgender3 years
Civic Volunteers5 years
Ex-servicemen10 years

Application Fees:-

Before submitting the online application form, each applicant has to pay the application fee as mentioned in the notification. Check the table below to know more about the application fee and Processing fees.

CategoryApplication FeeProcessing FeeTotal
Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe
(West Bengal)
ZeroRs.20Rs. 20

Selection Process

The selection process for the post of Constable/Lady Constable in West Bengal Kolkata Police includes the following:

  • Preliminary Written Test
  • Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Final Written Examination
  • Interview

Exam Pattern & Syllabus

Preliminary Written Test:-

General Awareness and General Knowledge40 Marks1 hour
Elementary Mathematics30 Marks
Reasoning30 Marks
Total:-100 Marks60 minutes

Physical Efficiency Test (PET):-

Candidates who qualify Physical Measurement Test (PMT) will be only invited for Physical Efficiency Test.

Male1600 meters6 minutes 30 seconds
Female800 meters4 minutes 
Third Gender800 meters3 minutes 30 seconds
Male800 meters3 minutes 30 seconds
Female / Third Gender800 meters4 minutes 30 seconds

Final Written Examination

General Awareness and General Knowledge25 Marks1 hour
English10 Marks
Elementary Mathematics25 Marks
Reasoning and Logical Analysis 25 Marks
Total:-85 Marks

How to apply for WB Police Constable Recruitment 2024?

Applications for West Bengal Police Constable Recruitment 2024 will open on 1st March and will continue till 29th March 2024. Eligible candidates should apply online within this period. Follow the step-by-step process mentioned below to apply.

  • To apply visit, https://wbpolice.gov.in.
  • Under the Main Menu, click the “Recruit” tab.
  • Select “Kolkata Police Constable / Lady Constable Recruitment 2024”.
  • Next, click on “Apply Now”.
  • The application form will open in the next tab.
  • Fill basic, education and other details correctly.
  • Upload photo, signature and rest of documents.
  • Pay the application fee accordingly.
  • Click on “Submit” and print out the application form.

Vacancy Important Dates

  • WB Kolkata Police Constable Notification: 29 February 2024
  • Application Starts: 1 March 2024
  • Last date to Apply: 29 March 2024

Important Links

Official Websitehttps://wbpolice.gov.in
WBPRB/NOTICE – 2024/11 NoticeCheck

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