Scheme of the Examination for Sub-Inspectors & Constables
The Examination will be conducted in Three Phase
Phase – IComputer Based Examination (CBT)
Phase – IIPhysical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Measurement Test (PMT)
Phase – IIIDocument Verification (DV)


RPF Sub-Inspectors & Constables CBT Exam Pattern
SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksTime
General Awareness50 Questions50 Marks90 Minutes (Total)
Arithmetic35 Questions35 Marks
General Intelligence & reasoning35 Questions35 Marks
Total120 Question120 Marks
Negative marks shall be awarded for every wrong answer. 1/3 marks shall be deducted for every wrong answer.
The standard of examination will be 10th/Matric level.

Syllabus For Sub-Inspectors & Constables (CBT) Examination
General Awareness
Questions will be aimed at testing the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him and its
application to society; to test knowledge of current events and such matters of everyday observations and experiences as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to Indian History, Art & Culture, Geography, Economics, General Polity, Indian Constitution, Sports,
General Science etc.
Questions on Number systems, whole numbers, decimal and fractions and relationships between numbers, fundamental arithmetical operations, percentages, ratio and proportion, averages, interest, profit and loss, discount, use of table and graphs, mensuration, time and distance, ratio and proportion etc.
General Intelligence & reasoning
Questions on analogies, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, problem solving analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discriminating observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, statement conclusion, syllogistic reasoning etc.
Eligibility Criteria
  • For Constable : 10th (SSLC/Matric) from a recognized Board.
  • For SI : Graduate from a recognized University.