BPSSC SI Recruitment 2023: Vacancies, Eligibility, Selection, Dates etc.

Bihar Police Sub-ordinate Services Commission (BPSSC) has released recruitment advertisement no. 02/2023 for selection of 1275 posts of Police Sub Inspector (अवर निरीक्षक) in Home (Police) Department of Bihar Government.
Candidates who satisfy eligibility criteria, can submit their BPSSC SI online form from 05 October to 05 November 2023 through BPSSC official website bpssc.bih.nic.in. Those who got selected after all stages of recruitment, will be given salary as per level 6 (Rs. 35400-112400) of Bihar Pay Matrix.
Bihar Police Subordinate Services Commission (BPSSC) has invited online applications for the recruitment of 1275 Police Sub Inspector Posts. Online form can be filled up to 05 November 2023.

BPSSC SI Recruitment 2023

Category-wise Vacancy Details:

Total 1275 Posts

  • Unreserved: 441
  • Economically Weaker Section (EWS): 111
  • Backward Class (BC): 107
  • Backward Class Female: 82
  • Extremely Backward Class (EBC): 238
  • Scheduled Caste (SC): 275
  • Scheduled Tribe (ST): 16
  • Transgender : 05

Important dates of BPSSC Sub Inspector Recruitment 2023 :

  • Online form submission starts: 05 October 2023
  • Last date to Apply online and Fee payment : 05 November 2023
  • Exam Date: to be declared

Application fee :

  • General, OBC, EWS Male candidates of Bihar: Rs. 700
  • Other State all candidates: Rs. 700
  • Female candidates of Unreserved, BC, EWS Bihar: Rs. 400
  • Male & Female SC/ST candidates of Bihar: Rs. 400


Fee can be paid only through online modes i.e. Credit or Debit cards, Net Banking.

Eligibility Criteria of Bihar Police SI Recruitment 2023:

Age limit as on 01 August 2023:

  • General / Unreserved Male: 20-37 years
  • General / Unreserved Female: 20-40 years
  • BC / EBC Male & Female: 20-40 years
  • SC/ST/Transgender candidates: 20-42 years

Check more age relaxation details in notification

Educational Qualification (as on 01 August 2023):

  • Bachelor’s Degree of any recognized university / institute or equivalent exam as per state govt.

Physical Standards for candidates :

Height :

  • 165 cm for Unreserved & BC Male
  • 160 cm for EBC, SC, ST Male
  • 155 cm for  Female of all categories


Chest (Only Male):

  • Unreserved, BC, EBC: 81 cm without expansion, 86 cm with expansion
  • SC & ST Male: 79 cm without expansion, 84 cm with expansion


Weight (Only for Female candidates):

  • Minimum 48 kg for all categories


Physical requirements for third Gender (Hijra, Kinnar, Kothi, Transgender) will be same as that of BC Female.

Selection Process:

  • Pre Exam having 1 paper of 200 marks
  • Main Exam having 2 papers of 200 marks each
  • Physical test (PET / PST)
Important points of BPSSC SI Recruitment 2023:
  • Preliminary Written exam will be conducted having one paper of 200 marks and 100 questions and 2 hours duration.
  • Those who got less than 30% marks in Pre exam will be declared failed and cannot appear for Main exam.
  • 20 times the vacancies, candidates will be called to appear for Mains.
  • Main exam will consist of 2 papers each having 100 questions, 200 marks and 2 hours time. Paper 1 will be of General Hindi. Paper 2 will have questions from General Studies, General Science, Civics, History, Geography, Math, General Mental Ability.
  • Marks of General Hindi paper will not be counted in preparing merit list but candidates need to obtain minimum 30% marks in it, to be declared qualified.
  • Negative marking: 0.2 marks are to be deducted for each wrong answers in both Pre and Main exams.
  • 6 times the vacancies, candidates will be called for Physical Standard Test (PST) / Physical Efficiency Test (PET).
Minimum qualifying marks for Final merit list:
  • Unreserved / General Male: 40%
  • Backward class Male : 36.5%
  • EBC Male : 34%
  • Female of all categories: 32%
  • SC & ST Male / Female : 32%
Candidates should read detailed notification of BPSSC SI Recruitment 2023 available at direct link above before applying online.
Important links:
Download Recruitment Notification: Click here
Online form: Click here
Official website: bpssc.bih.nic.in
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