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RPF SI Exam Pattern

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RPF SI Exam Pattern

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Understanding the exam pattern and syllabus will help the candidates in devising effective preparation strategies. Speed/Time management is vital in obtaining a good score in any competitive exam and hence, analysis of exam pattern and syllabus is very crucial to be able to complete the exams in the stipulated time.

The RPF SI selection process has three phases: Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Measurement Test (PMT) and Document Verification (DV).


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Computer Based Test consisting of Objective Tests for 100 marks will be conducted online. This test would be of 1-hour duration consisting of 3 Sections as follows. There is no separate timing for each section.

S.No. Test No. of Questions Max. Marks Duration
1 General Awareness 50 50 90 Minutes
2 Arithmetic 35 35
3 General Intelligence & Reasoning 35 35
Total 120 120

The criteria for PET is as under:

Category 1600 meters run 800 meters run Long jump High jump
Sub-Inspector (Exe) Male 6 min 30 secs —- 12 feet 3 ft 9 inch
Sub-Inspector (Exe) Female —- 4 mins 9 ft 3 ft



RPF SI – Related Information
RPF SI 2018 – Selection Process
RPF SI 2018 – Exam Syllabus
RPF SI 2018 – Official Notification