The Excise SI examination is conducted by the West Bengal Police Recruitment Board. The process of the examination is divided into five steps. Candidates should qualify each stage to appear the next one.

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WBPRB Excise Sub Inspector Exam Exam Dates
Notification To be notified
Online Application To be notified
Admit Card To be notified
Preliminary Exam To be notified
Mains Exam To be notified

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Live Online Classes:

7 days a week by HO and Branch faculty

Limited Batch:

Limited batch size with personalised attention

Interview:

Interview Preparation

12 Monthly Exams:

Online + Offline

Doubt-Clearing and Discussion Session:

Once Month

Study Material:

All Study material and handouts in PDF format

Weekly Test:

Weekly M100 Test + Descriptive Test (Online)

Subject:

Optional subject as add-on

Monthly Performance Discusion:

One-on-One online apointment with the teacher, once a month

Recorded Video Lectures:

100+ hours of introductory and advanced levels

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Physical Classes:

2-3 days a week by HO and Branch faculty

Subject:

Optional Included

Study Material:

Printed Study material and handouts

12 Monthly Exams and 2 Semester Exam per year:

Classroom

Weekly Test:

Weekly M100 Test(Classroom) + Descriptive Test (Online)

Monthly Performance Discussion:

One-on-One appointment with the teacher as required by students

Interview:

Interview Preparation

Doubt-Clearing and Discussion Session:

As required by students

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Age Limitation

The candidates must not be less than 20 years and not more than 27 years. Upper Age limit is relaxable by 5 years for SC/ST and d by 3 years for OBC candidates of West Bengal only.
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Educational Qualification

Candidates having graduation Degree in any discipline from any recognized University/College will be eligible for this post.

The applicant must be able to speak, read and write in Bengali/ Nepali. The competence of candidates in Bengali/ Nepali language will be tested at the Preliminary Written Test.

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Exam Process

This WBPRB Excise Sub examination has taken into many steps, i.e., Selection Process Physical Measurement Test (PMT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Final Combined Competitive Examination and Personality Test.

Selection Process is divided into two steps, Preliminary Exam and Mains Exam.

Preliminary Exam

In Preliminary Exam there are four papers and duration is 2 hours

Subject No. of Questions Marks
General Awareness and General Knowledge 20 40
General English 20 40
Elementary Mathematics 20 40
Reasoning 20 40
Bengali / Nepali Language Test 20 40

 

Minimum Physical Standard

Category Class Height (in cm.) Chest (in cm.) Weight (in kg.)
Sub-Inspector of Police [Unarmed Branch (UB) in West Bengal Police] Candidates of all categories (except Gorkhas, Rajbanshis, Garwalis and Scheduled Tribes) 167 cm 79 cm. with a minimum expansion of 5 cm 56 kg
Gorkhas, Rajbanshis, Garwalis and Scheduled Tribes 160 cm 76 cm. with a minimum expansion of 5 cm 52 kg
Sub-Inspector of Police [Armed Branch (AB) in West Bengal Police] [Male candidates only] Candidates of all categories (except Gorkhas, Rajbanshis, Garwalis and Scheduled Tribes) 173 cm 86 cm. with a minimum expansion of 5 cm 60 kg
Gorkhas, Rajbanshis, Garwalis and Scheduled Tribes 163 cm 81 cm. with a minimum expansion of 5 cm 54 kg
Lady Sub-Inspector
Police (UB) in West
Bengal Police
Candidates of all categories
(except Gorkhas, Rajbansis,
Garwalis and Scheduled
Tribes)
160 cm 48 kg
Gorkhas, Rajbansis,
Garwalis and Scheduled
Tribes
155 cm 45 kg

 

Physical Efficiency Tests:

Name of Post Test
Male candidates for the post of Sub-Inspector of Police (UB) and Sub-Inspector of Police (AB) in West Bengal Police 800 meters run within 03 (three) minutes
Female candidates for the post of Lady Sub-Inspector (UB) in West Bengal Police 400 meters run within 02 (two) minutes

 

Personality Test

 A limited number of candidates selected merit-wise on the results of Final Examination will be called for the Personality Test. The candidates who fail to secure minimum pass mark in the personality test will be disqualified irrespective of the marks obtained by them in the Final Combined Competitive Examination.

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Syllabus

Subject Topic
General Intelligence Problem Solving, Syllogistic Reasoning, Analogies, Visual Memory, Number Series, Directions, Coding-Decoding, Embedded Figures, Judgment, Non-Verbal Series, Decision Making.
English Language Vocabulary, Fill in the blanks, Grammar, Spot the error, Antonyms, Synonyms/ Homonyms, Sentence structure, Passage, Verbal Comprehension passage etc, Verbs, Adjectives, Clauses, Spellings,  Detecting Mis-spelt words, One word substitutions, Shuffling of sentence parts, Idioms and phrases, Shuffling of Sentences in a passage, Improvement.
Quantitative Aptitude Number Sense & Numeration, Measurement, Equations and formulas, Compass-and-straightedge, Congruence and similarity, Three-dimensional geometry, Rational numbers,  Analytic geometry, Negative numbers, Exponents and radicals, Patterns, relations, and functions, Slopes and trigonometry, United States, Data representation and analysis, Basic two-dimensional geometry,  Proportions.
General Awareness Geography of India, Indian Culture & Heritage, Scientific Observations, History of India, Books & Authors, Important Dates, India and It’s Neighboring Countries, Music & Literature etc,  Indian Economy, Political Science, International issues, National and International Current Affairs.
Bengali Language History of Bangla Literature, The chronological track from Proto Indo-European to Bangla, Historical stages of Bangla and their linguistic features, Dialects of Bangla, Women and Bangla Literature, Tagore and Post Tagoreans, Bangla dramatic literature, Elements of Bangla Vocabulary, Forms of Bangla Literary Prose-Sadhu and Chalit.
Nepali Language History of the origin and development of Nepali, Grammar and phonology, Fundamentals, Standardization and Modernisation, Major literary trends and movements, Theories of literature,  Nepali folklores.

 

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Application Fee

  1. All Other State Applicants – Rs. 250/-
  2.  Gen/OBC hailing from West Bengal – Rs. 270/-
  3.  SC/ST applicants hailing from West Bengal – Rs. 20/-

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Salaries

Rs 7,100/- to 37,600/- (i.e. pay band – 3) + Grade Pay Rs 3,900/-
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