Kolkata Police Recruitment 2024, 3734 Vacancies, Eligibility, Apply Online

Kolkata Police Recruitment 2024: The online application window for the 3734 openings will commence on March 1st and run through March 29th, 2024, according to the Kolkata Police Notification 2024 for Constable and Lady Constable jobs, which was announced on February 27th, 2024.

Kolkata Police Recruitment 2024

The West Bengal Police Recruitment Board is inviting online applications for 3734 Constable and Lady Constable posts in Kolkata Police under Kolkata Police Recruitment 2024. The online application window will be opened from 1st March 2024 onwards and the last date to apply is 29th March 2024. 

Authority West Bengal Police Recruitment Board
Recruitment Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2024
Vacancies 3734
Posts Constable & Lady Constable
Notification Release Date27 February 2024
Application Start Date1 March 2024
Application End Date29 March 2024
Age Limit18 to 30 Years 
Official Website http://www.wbpolice.gov.in/

Applicants for this position must have passed the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education’s Madhyamik Examination (10th class) or its equivalent. The selection process will consist of five stages which are discussed below in this article.

Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2024

KP Constable Notification 2024

On February 27, 2024, the Kolkata Police Constable 2024 Notification was posted on the WBPRB’s official website. Before submitting an application, candidates interested in applying for this position should review the whole Kolkata Police Constable 2024 Notification.

The salary for the selected candidates will be as per existing rules. For more details, you can visit the official website of WBPRB at prb.wb.gov.in or download the official notification PDF from the official Website. 

Kolkata Police Constable Vacancies 2024

The West Bengal Police Recruitment Board will be hiring qualified applicants this year to fill 3464 positions for Constables and 270 positions for Lady Constables in the Kolkata Police. The Kolkata Police Vacancy 2024 for the positions of Constable and Lady Constable, broken down by category, is listed in the table below.

Category                     Number of Vacancies 
Constable Lady Constable 
Unreserved (UR)51935
Unreserved (E.C.)44937
Unreserved (HG)24421
Unreserved (Civic Volunteers)27821
Unreserved (Sports Quota)696
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)24220
Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) (E.C.)1057
Scheduled Caste31126
Scheduled Caste (E.C.)24318
Scheduled Caste (HG)1048
Scheduled Caste (Civic Volunteers)1048
Scheduled Tribe695
Scheduled Tribe (E.C.)705
Scheduled Tribe (HG)343
Scheduled Tribe (Civic Volunteers)353
OBC-A (E.C.)1049
OBC-A (HG)695
OBC-A (Civic Volunteers)696
OBC-B (E.C)696
OBC-B (HG)353
OBC-B (Civic Volunteers)343

How to apply for Kolkata Police Constable 2024?

To apply for Kolkata Police Constable 2024, you need to follow these steps:

  • The official Kolkata Police website may be found at www.wbpolice.gov.in or www.prb.wb.gov.in.
  • To view the official recruiting notification, tap on it and carefully read it.
  • To apply online for Kolkata Police Constable 2024, hit the Apply Online button and fill up your information.
  • Add your personal, educational, and other details on the online application form. 
  • Set up the scanned copy of your ID and signature in accordance with the recommendations. Use the online payment option to submit the application fee in accordance with your category.
  • Examine the entire document, then send it in by March 29, 2024, the deadline.
  • For your records, print off the application form and payment receipt.

Kolkata Police Constable Application Fee 2024

The West Bengal Police Recruitment Board (WBPRB) has set the following application and/or processing fees for the Kolkata Police Constable Recruitment 2024.

Category Application FeeProcessing FeeTotal Amount 
All categories except Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe15020170
Scheduled Caste2020
Scheduled Tribe2020

Kolkata Police Constable Eligibility Criteria 2024

The Kolkata Police Constable Eligibility Criteria 2024 are as follows:

Age Limit

  • As on January 1, 2024, the candidate must be between the ages of 18 and 30. For reserved categories and other unique situations, there is some relaxation. 

Education Qualification 

  • The West Bengal body of Secondary Education’s Madhyamik Examination or its equivalent must have been passed by the candidate from an accredited body. 


  • The candidate must be fluent in Bengali, with the exception of those who live permanently in the hill subdivisions of the Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts.

Kolkata Police Constable Selection Process 2024

There are five stages in the Kolkata Police Constable Selection Process 2024.

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

The marks from the final written test and the interview will be used to create the final merit list. Prior to commencing their employment, the chosen applicants will need to go through a medical checkup and have their documentation verified.