Bihar Police SI Exam Pattern 2022: Check Subject Wise Paper Pattern and Selection Process for Bihar SI Prelims & Mains Exam

Bihar Police SI Exam Pattern 2022: Check Subject Wise Paper Pattern and Selection Process for Bihar SI Prelims & Mains Exam

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Jan 7, 2022
Get updated Bihar SI paper pattern for both prelims & mains exam. Know more about the Bihar sub-inspectior selection process, PET and physical standards. Also, check negative marking, number od questions and more.

Bihar Police Subordinate Selection Commission (BPSSC) has released the notification for the post of Bihar Police SI/Sergeant. Before starting the preparation for Bihar SI Exam, candidates must go through the detailed pattern of the Bihar SI exam. It will help you prepare better for the upcoming Bihar Police SI examination as it will provide clarity about the kinds of questions asked and the marking scheme

Before appearing for the Bihar Police SI Exam 2022, candidates must be thorough with the Bihar SI Exam Pattern 2022 and the sub-inspector selection process by BPSSC. Bihar Police SI Exam 2022 is a competitive exam conducted to select suitable candidates for Sub Inspector at the Police department of the state. So, candidates must first understand the latest exam pattern in order to prepare for the Bihar Police SI exam effectively.

Bihar Police SI Exam 2022 shall be conducted soon as per the BPSSC calendar 2021-22. You must also go through the detailed Bihar Police syllabus. Below you will get all details associated with Bihar Police SI new exam pattern 2022 for your ready reference.

Bihar Police SI 2022 Exam Pattern & Selection Process

The selection process of Bihar Police SI recruitment consists of 4 phases which are as follows:

  • Phase I: Preliminary Exam
  • Phase II: Mains Exam
  • Phase III: Physical Efficiency Test
  • Phase IV: Physical Fitness Test

The final selection of the candidates will be made based on the successful candidates of each phase.

It is very important to understand the latest paper pattern of the Bihar Police SI examination along with a clear understanding of the selection process.

Bihar Police SI Prelims Exam Pattern 2022

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

Bihar Police SI Mains Exam Pattern 2022

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

Bihar SI Physical Efficiency Test

Physical Efficiency is the third phase in the recruitment of Bihar Police SI. It consists of various physical challenges that the candidates need to pass through to be eligible for final selection through the medical examination round. Below are the details are shown about the physical efficiency test.

Test Event

For Males

For Females


1 Mile in 6 minutes 30 Seconds

1 km in 6 minutes

High Jump

4 feets

3 feets

Long Jump

12 feets

9 feets

Shot Put

16 pound for 16 Feet

12 Pound for 10 feet


Bihar Police SI Physical Fitness Test/Medical Test

After the physical fitness test has been completed and the students have cleared that round, they are eligible for the medical test round. Below are the details about the physical fitness test rounds (unclear as of now). But normally it consists of :

  1. Weight Measurement
  2. Visibility Measurement
  3. Blood tests.
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Bihar Police SI Exam Pattern FAQs

  • The Bihar Police SI exam consist of two written exams, prelims & mains followed by physical efficiency test and physical fitness test. the prelims exam contains 100 questions paper on general knowledge and current affairs.

  • Bihar SI Prelims exam topics include general knowledge and current events, while the mains exam comprises General Awareness, General Hindi, Mathematics, Indian History, General Science, Civics, Indian Geography, and Mental Ability Test.

  • To become a Bihar Police Sub-inspector, you must begin by applying online on the official website. The first stage is the prelims exam followed by the mains exam. after qualifying the two stages, the applicants appear for the physical efficiency test and medical test.

  • In the prelims exam, 100 questions are asked whereas the mains exam consists of 200 questions.



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