The West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB) will conclude the online application process for recruitment to the post of Sub-Inspectors/ Sub-Inspectress (Unarmed Branch) and Sergeant in Kolkata Police today. Candidates can submit their application forms through online or offline mode till 5.00 PM today on the official website

The last date to deposit the application fees in respect of only the applicants applying through online mode using Punjab National Bank Challan will be August 21 during banking hours.

The recruitment drive is being conducted to fill up a total of 330 vacancies, of which 181 vacancies are for the post of Sub-Inspector of Kolkata Police, 27 for Sub-Inspectress of Kolkata Police, and 122 for Sergeant in Kolkata Police.

Eligibility Criteria

Age: The applicant must not be below 20 years and not more than 27 years as on January 1, 2021. The upper age limit shall be relaxed by five years for reserved categories.

Educational Qualifications: The applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university or its equivalent.

Language: The applicant must be able to speak, read and write in Bengali. However, this provision will not be applicable to the persons who are permanent residents of hill sub-divisions of Darjeeling and Kalimpong Districts.

Selection Process

The posts of SI (UB) and Sergeant in Kolkata Police shall be filled up on the basis of qualifying the Preliminary Examination which will act as a screening examination followed by the Physical Measurement Test (PMT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Final Combined Competitive Examination and Personality Test to be conducted by the WBPRB.

Application Fee

The application fee is Rs 250. For SC/ST candidates od West Bengal, it is Rs 20.

Steps to apply for West Bengal SI recruitment 2021

  1. Visit the official website at
  2. On the homepage, click on ‘Recruitment’
  3. Select ‘Get Details’ written against ‘Recruitment to the post of Sub-Inspector / Sub-Inspectress (Unarmed Branch) and Sergeant in Kolkata Police 2021’
  4. Now click on ‘Get Details’ against ‘Fill-up Application Form online’
  5. Register, select post and fil application form
  6. Upload documents, pay fee and submit
  7. Download form and take a printout

Here’s direct link to apply for WB Police SI, Sergeant recruitment 2021.