Bihar Police SI Syllabus 2021

Bihar Police SI Syllabus 2021

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Dec 21, 2020Interested candidates may check out the complete details of Bihar Police SI recruitment 2021 such as notification PDF, important dates, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process, and more below
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Bihar Police SI 2021 Exam

Without knowing the topics being asked in the exam, you won’t be able to prepare for the exam. Therefore, Bihar Police SI Syllabus & Exam Pattern is important for your preparation and will help you plan in a proper manner.

Important Update: Bihar Police SI Result & Cut Off 2020 Released! 

Bihar Police SI Selection Process 2021

Bihar Police has determined the sections asked in different stages of the written examination which are as follows:

  • Preliminary Exam
  • Main Written Exam
  • Physical Eligibility Test
  • Medical Examination

Bihar Police SI Prelims Exam Pattern 2021

Bihar Police SI written examination is divided into two different phases i.e. prelims and mains. The preliminary examination of Bihar Police SI is conducted for a time duration of 2 hours which includes a negative marking of 0.2 marks.

Stage I: Prelims


No. Of Question

Max. Marks

General Knowledge

100 Question

200 Marks

Current Events

Candidates obtaining marks less than 30% will not be eligible to appear in the mains examination. Total candidates appearing for the examination will be selected 20 times of the vacancies for the next phase of selection.

Bihar Police SI Mains Exam Pattern 2021

Stage II: Mains

The mains examination is the second phase of selection, which is required to be completed within 2 hours of time duration. The exam pattern of the same is as follows:



No. Of Question

Max. Marks


General Hindi

100 Question

200 Marks


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

100 Question

200 Marks

Bihar Police SI Mains Qualifying Marks

Minimum Qualifying Marks in Bihar Police SI Mains examination is different for various categories which are as follows:

  • For SC/ST & Female Candidates - 32%
  • For Extremely Backward Class Candidates - 34%
  • For Backward Class Candidates - 36.5%
  • For General Category Candidates - 40%

Bihar Police SI Syllabus 2021

Below we have shared the topic-wise Bihar Police SI Syllabus 2021 to help you cover up each and every topic in detail and none of the topics is left untouched. 



General Knowledge & Current Events

  • Current Events
  • Sports : championships/ Winners/ Terms /No. of Players
  • Defence, Wars, and Neighbours
  • Important National Facts about India (Monuments, Eminent Personalities, Common Names, Full forms and Abbreviations, Discoveries, Diseases and Nutrition, Award and Authors, etc.)
  • Culture and Religion
  • Heritage and Arts etc.

General Hindi

  • Synonyms & Antonyms
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Sentence correction
  • Sentence Error
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Cloze Test etc.

General Studies

  • Geography
  • Indian History
  • Indian Polity
  • Economy
  • Current Events (such as national & International events, banking, sports, etc.)

General Science

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology

Civics, Indian History, Geography of India

  • Geography
  • Environment
  • Indian Agriculture & Natural Resources
  • Indian History
  • Culture
  • Economic aspects,
  • Freedom Movement
  • Indian Constitution & Polity
  • Panchayati Raj
  • Community development and 5 years Plan


  • Average
  • Simplification
  • Percentage
  • Time & Work
  • Profit & Loss
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Area
  • Time & Speed
  • Investment
  • HCF & LCM
  • Problem On Ages
  • Bar Graph
  • Pictorial Graph & Pie Chart
  • Data Interpretation etc.

Mental Ability Test

  • Analogies
  • Problem-solving
  • Similarities and differences
  • Discriminating observation
  • Decision making
  • Relationship concepts
  • Visual memory
  • space visualization
  • Analysis, judgment
  • Verbal and figure classification
  • Arithmetical number series
  • Non-verbal series etc.
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  • The Bihar Police SI selection procedure is based on the following stages:

    • Preliminary Exam
    • Main Exam
    • Physical Eligibility Test
    • Medical Examination
  • There are two written examinations conducted under the Bihar Police SI exam which are the preliminary and Mains examination. 

  • A total of 100 questions will be asked consisting of 200 marks in Bihar Police SI preliminary exam.

  • You can check the detailed syllabus of Bihar Police SI Exam above.

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