About Rajasthan Police SI Recruitment
Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC), the premier commission of the government of Rajasthan, organizes recruitment exams, procedures for recruiting employees, officers to various departments of the government. This includes the recruitment of Clerical cadre (Now handed over to RSMSSB) in minimum and the recruitment in Rajasthan Administrative Service (R.A.S) & Rajasthan Police Service (R.P.S) in maximum extent. Rajasthan Public Service Commission accepted online application for Sub-Inspector and Platoon Commander posts from 09th February 2021 to 10th March 2021 against advt no. 08/EXAM/SI-PC/EP-1/2020-21. The Commission has announced applications for 857 vacant posts for Sub-Inspector and Platoon Commander posts
Rajasthan Police SI Exam Notification
|Exam name||RPSC SI Exam 2021|
|Post||Rajasthan Police Sub Inspector & Platoon Commander Posts|
|Last date of application||23-06-2021|
|Exam dates||13, 14 & 15 September 2021|
|Languages||Exams conducted in English and Hindi (Devanagari script)|
|Selection Process||Written exam, Physical endurance test, Aptitude test and Interview|
|Written Exam – Subjects||Hindi, General Knowledge, and Science|
|Exam mode||Pen and paper|
Also Read: Complete Preparation Strategy for Rajasthan Police SI exam
Rajasthan Police SI Exam Eligibility
Only Indian citizens can apply for Rajasthan Police SI 2021 exam. The age limit for this post is between 20 years and 25 years. The candidates who want to apply for this post should hold a graduation degree from a recognized board or university. Knowledge of the Rajasthani culture and Hindi written in Devanagari are important qualifications for the candidate. The nationality of the student should be Indian. The height of the aspirant can be 168 cm or above, chest should be 81 cm (without expanding) and 86 cm (expanded).
Rajasthan Police SI 2021 Vacancy
Following are the vacancies released by the commission according to the posts
Rajasthan Police SI Exam Pattern
The selection for this post is made based on the written competitive examination, physical efficiency test, aptitude test, and interview. The questions are presented in two parts. The general Hindi part is of 200 marks and general knowledge and science for 200 marks. The duration of each exam is two hours each. The type of questions will be multiple choice type. There is negative marking, and one-third mark is deducted for every wrong answer. The eligible candidates can give the exams in either Hindi or English.
Physical efficiency test
The physical efficiency test differs for both males and females. Men have to participate in 100-metre races, chinning up, and long jump. Women have 100-metre races, short and long jump.
The Aptitude test is 50 marks, and the candidate is tested on his personality, aptitude, logical thinking, reasoning, basic grammar, and other skills.
During the interview, the candidate is tested on his or her behaviour, traits, leadership skills, presentation skills, and, most importantly, personality. The interview is the final step, and clearing this level of the examination, qualifies the candidate for the job. A diploma or Degree in criminology or NCC “C” certificate adds extra weight in the candidate’s favour.
Candidates are required to go through a thorough medical examination to ascertain their level of physical fitness. The candidate should not be found with any mental or physical disorder. There should not be any deformities like colour blindness, night blindness, stammering, knock knee, or flat foot. The candidates should have a perfect 6 by 6 vision.
Who will be accepted after the exam?
Candidates who can obtain 36% of marks in each paper or 40% in aggregate are acknowledged to have passed the qualifying examination conducted by the Rajasthan government and can proceed further with other tests. 100 marks are assigned on the physical efficiency test, and scoring at least 50% marks is essential for selection.
Rajasthan Police SI Exam Syllabus
The syllabus is the key, and a candidate must be aware of the syllabus in detail to secure the post. The syllabus includes information on world geography, Indian geography, Rajasthan geography, the Indian constitution and political system, Indian economy concepts, history, culture, and traditions of Rajasthan, and logical reasoning and analysis.
Preparation strategy for the Rajasthan Police SI exam
It can indeed be tough to clear the Rajasthan Police SI exam on the first attempt, but a strong preparation strategy can help you pass with flying colours. All you need is a calm mind and a positive approach, and you are good to go for the exams. You should follow some easy and smart steps to prepare for the exam.
- Prepare a routine and stick to it. Make time slots for different subjects.
- It is better to write and learn everything. Understanding the concepts and revising them three or more times can help in their recall value.
- Read the syllabus, make notes and clarify all doubts.
- Fitness plays an important role in the examination; candidates must work on their health and stamina daily.
- Confidence is the key to everything. Participate in a mock test and mock interviews and rehearse your answers.
Keep all these tips in your mind, and you are sure to achieve success in the examinations.
How to apply for Rajasthan Police SI Online?
The official website to apply for this exam is https://www.rajasthan.gov.in/. Applicants can visit this website online for all the information and should be aware of the deadline before applying.
Following are the steps to apply online:
- Go to the official site of Rajasthan Police mentioned above.
- Applicants need to go through the registration process to register themselves.
- The documents required to register for Rajasthan Police SI Exam can be your Aadhar ID/ Pan card number/Voter ID Number/Driving License Number.
- After you have successfully registered, a registration number and password will be generated. Make sure to keep a note of your registration number and password for future use.
- After you have been registered, you are required to fill the application process further.
- Fill in all details correctly, like personal information, educational qualification, and other details.
- After this process, you will be asked to upload a scanned copy of your passport size photograph and signature in the requested format.
- Ensure previewing your application form to check all the details given are correct.
- Pay the required application to complete the procedure.
- Take a printout of the filled-out application form.
Application fee for Rajasthan Police SI Exam
The application fee for the Rajasthan Police SI exam differs for categories of candidates and are mentioned below:
|General/ EWS/ Rajasthan State’s Creamy Layer OBC & MBC Candidates of other states||Rs.350/-|
|OBC NCL/MBC of Rajasthan State||Rs.250/-|
|All PWD Candidates, Rajasthan State SC/ST Candidates & Candidates with annual income below 2.5 LPA||Rs.150/-|
|Application form correction fee||Rs.300/-|
Rajasthan Police SI Salary
When appointed to SI post, the candidate is put on probation, wherein he gets a fixed remuneration of Rs 26,500 per month. After the completion of the probation period, the SI gets paid as per the level 11 pay matrix fixed by the Rajasthan Government.
Rajasthan Police SI Exam Admit Card
The admit cards for RPSC SI Exam are yet to be released. The candidates must visit the official website and download the admit card. To appear for the Rajasthan Police SI exam, it is mandatory that the candidates carry their admit card print outs as well as a recognised photo ID card.
Rajasthan Police SI Exam Result
The Rajasthan Police SI result will be declared after the written exams are conducted. Candidates can check the official website to download the results. Following are the steps, candidates can follow to download the results from the official website:
Step 1: Visit the official website.
Step 2: Enter the candidate’s details to login
Step 3: Check the results tab
Step 4: Download the relevant link/ pdf
Step 5: Check the results
Step 6: Candidates who have cleared the written examination will be called for a physical endurance test.
Rajasthan Police SI Exam Cut-off
Following is the cut-off a candidate must achieve to clear the written test:
|Subject||Cut-off (in percentage)|
|Individual subjects||36 %|
The candidates will be called for the next round based on the results of their written examinations. The commission will release the names of qualified candidates 20 times that of the number of vacancies.
Even though the syllabus looks vast, following the preparation strategy can help you clear the exam and direct you to achieve your goal. Remember to keep all the latest updates for this exam so that you will not miss anything. All the very best!
13, 14 & 15 September 2021