Bihar Police SI 2021: Important Books and Sources

By Avinash Kumar|Updated : June 13th, 2021

Bihar Police SI 2021 Important Books and Sources: Bihar Police Subordinate Selection Commission (BPSSC) has released the notification for the post of Bihar Police SI/Sergeant. In this article, we are providing the booklist from which you can prepare for Bihar Police SI Exam 2021.

Books to read for Bihar Police SI Exam!! The right choice of books is one of the important factors in a candidate's preparation for the Bihar Police SI exam. Choosing the best study material, not only gets you ahead but also saves time in the exam. Also, most of the times candidates get confused as there are too many books available in the market, hence, it becomes necessary to choose the study material wisely and smartly. In this post, we have covered the complete list of subject-wise books for the Bihar Police SI exam as suggested by the exam experts.

Let's look at the Bihar Police SI Exam Pattern.

Bihar Police SI Exam Pattern 2021

The below table will give you all details regarding Bihar Police SI Exam Pattern 2021. 

Bihar Police SI Prelims Exam Pattern 2021

 Bihar Police SI Prelims exam consist of two subjects General Knowledge and Current Events. Bihar Police SI Preliminary exam pattern is shown below.

Name of Subject

Total Questions

Total Marks


General Knowledge

100 Questions


2 Hours

Current Events

  • Bihar Police SI Preliminary exam is qualifying in nature.
  • It consists of multiple-choice questions.
  • To qualify for SI prelims you have to score minimum 30% marks in the exam otherwise you will get disqualified.

Bihar Police SI Mains Exam Pattern

 Bihar Police SI Mains exam consists of two Papers General Hindi and General Studies. Bihar Police SI Mains exam pattern is shown below.

Name of Subject

Total Questions

Total Marks


Paper-I General Hindi



2 hours

Paper-II General Studies, General Science, Mathematics, Civics, Indian History, Geography of India, and Mental Ability Test



2 hours


 Books to Read for Bihar Police SI Exam

SubjectBook NameAuthor NamePublication House
General KnowledgeGeneral Knowledge 2021Lucent Publication HouseLucent Publication House
General Knowledge 2021Arihant PublicationArihant Publication
General StudiesManohar PandayArihant Publications
Full Syllabus PaperPractice & Solved Previous Year of Bihar Police SIArihant PublicationArihant Publication
General HindiSamanya HindiArihant PublicationArihant Publication
Current EventsKiran's BPSSC Practice Workbook & Current AffairsKiran PrakashanKiran Prakashan
General EnglishObjective General EnglishS. P. BakshiArihant Publication
General ScienceEncyclopedia of General Science for general competitorsArihant PublicationArihant Publication
General Reasoning + Mental Aptitude + MathematicsQuantitative AptitudeRS AggarwalS Chand Publishing
Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive ExaminationsAbhijit GuhaMcGraw Hill
A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-verbal ReasoningRS AggarwalS Chand Publishing

Apart from books, there are a lot of other resources available in the market, and online that will help to boost your preparation. Here are the lists of magazines, the newspaper that will help to crack the Bihar Police SI Exam. 

  1. Newspaper: The Hindu, The Economic Times of India
  2. Magazines:Pratiyogita Darpan, Yojana, Kurukshetra, Ghatna Chakra 
  3. Solve Past year Bihar Police SI papers this gives you an idea of the type of questions asked in the examination hall.

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  •  Bihar Police SI Prelims exam consist of two subjects General Knowledge and Current Events

    • For General Knowledge- General Knowledge 2021 by Lucent Publication House
    • For Current Events- Kiran's BPSSC Practice Workbook & Current Affairs

    Bihar Police SI Mains exam consists of two Papers General Hindi and General Studies

    • For General Hindi- Samanya Hindi by Arihant Publication
    • For General Studies General Studies by Manohar Panday

  • If you follow the below tips you can surely ace in the exam

    • Give more priority to the important topics.
    • Make the study notes and revise all the important topic many times.
    • Read News & Articles Related to the Post.
    • Make a Regular Time Table / Schedule for your Exam Preparation.
    • Give Online BYJU'S Exam Prep Mock Tests on a regular basis.
    • Solve all Previous Papers to Analyze the Exam Format.

  • Candidates should focus more on their weaker subjects / Sections / Speed & Accuracy/ Time Management to Get More Marks in the Examination.

  • There are several books available in the market for Bihar Police SI preparation. Follow any standard book Like Kiran BPSSC Bihar Police Daroga (SI), Bihar Police Sub-Inspector Practice Workbook by Arihant Publication, for GS follow Lucent's Book and for Hindi Follow Samanya Hindi by Arihant.

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