Rajasthan Home Guard Exam Pattern

By C.Suvarna | Updated on: Mar 14, 2023

Rajasthan Constable Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern

The Rajasthan Home Guard recruitment for the post of Constable will be held in various phases. To ensure success, it is necessary to know the complete Rajasthan Constable exam pattern 2022. The Rajasthan Home Guard selection process for the various Constable posts will consist of four stages of assessment: Written Exam, Physical Efficiency Test, Technical Ability, Desirable Ability (NCC/Home Guard/Computer Ability). The various stages will have different marks for evaluation.

Written Exam 120 120
Physical Efficiency Test 20 10
Technical Ability NA 15
Special Ability (NCC/Home Guard/Computer Ability) 20 15
Total 160 160

Written Exam

There will be an objective type test for the post of Rajasthan Constable. The test will be conducted in offline mode and will be OMR based. The Rajasthan Constable exam pattern 2022 includes three sections - Reasoning Ability, General Knowledge, General Science & Current Affairs and Rajasthan State's History, Culture,etc. in the written test. The total number of questions are 120 with a composite timing of 2 hours. 

Reasoning Ability 30 30
General Knowledge, General Science & Current Affairs  30 30
Rajasthan State's History, Culture, Art, Geography, Polity, Economy, etc 60 60
Total 120 120

  • The maximum number of questions will be asked from the section based on Rajasthan State’s culture & history.
  • The minimum qualifying marks for General, OBC, EBC, & EWS categories will be 40 % and for SC/ST categories it will be 36%.

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

The candidates who are able to clear the Rajasthan Constable 2022 written test will be called to appear for the Physical Efficiency Test. This test is supposed to assess the physical endurance and the fitness level of the candidates. Before appearing for the PET, the candidates will also have to obtain a medical certificate which will prove that the candidate is physically fit for the Physical Efficiency Test (PET). Only if the candidate is declared fit enough, he/she will be allowed to appear in the PET.

The candidates will be supposed to run for 5 kms in the Physical Efficiency Test and the qualifying time will be different for different categories. The marks allotted for this stage for the post of Constable will be 20 and for all other posts will be 10 marks.

Physical Standard Test (PST)

The candidates who clear the Physical Efficiency Test will have to appear for the Physical Standard Test (PST). The selection board will check and inform the candidates about their physical standards and take their signatures as well.

CategoryQualifying Time
Male 25 mins
Female 35 mins
Ex-Serviceman 30 mins
SC/ST candidates for TSP region 30 mins

If any candidate is not satisfied with their results (in case they fail) in the Physical Standards Test, he/she can make an appeal by depositing a charge of Rs 500. If after the appeal, the candidate is able to clear the PST, the charges deposited will be refunded to the candidate and he/she will be included in the further selection process.

Technical Ability

The candidates who will be applying for the Rajasthan Constable Bigular, Constable Driver, and Constable Drum man will also have to appear for another Technical Eligibility Test. The marks obtained in this test will be considered in the final selection. Those who are not able to obtain the required marks will be considered ineligible for further Rajasthan Constable recruitment process. The details are given below.

Technical Ability NCC

DescriptionMaximum Marks
NCC C Certificate  05 Marks
NCC B Certificate  04 Marks
NCC A Certificate  02 Marks

Technical Ability Experience

DescriptionMaximum Marks
Regular 5 year service as Home Guard  10 Marks
Regular 3 year service as Home Guard  8 Marks
Regular 2 year service as Home Guard  6 Marks

Technical Ability Computer Skill (Only for Constable General)

DescriptionMaximum Marks
Computer Ability  05 Marks

Special Ability

All such candidates who clear all the above-mentioned stages, will finally be eligible for the Special Eligibility Test where they will be awarded marks on the basis of the special qualifications or ‘certificates’ possessed by them, such as NCC, Home Guard and Desirable qualification (applicable to the post of Constable -General category).

DescriptionMaximum Marks
Stop Test 03 Marks
Steering Test 03 Marks
Slalom Test 03 Marks
Driving of Heavy Vehicles 03 Marks
Removing 3 simple mechnical and electrical fault in the vehicles 03 Marks

Marking Scheme

The first stage of the ‘Written Test’ in the Rajasthan Constable Home Guard recruitment will be an objective test and will be conducted offline. 

Rajasthan Home Guard Marking Scheme

Rajasthan Home Guard Marking SchemeConsidered Marks
For correct answers 1 mark
For wrong answers 1/4 marks
For not attempted 0 (no marks)

  • All the questions will carry 1 mark each.
  • There will be a penalty of 1/4th of the marks allotted to each question.

Free Mock Tests

The Rajasthan Home Guard Recruitment is a good opportunity for all government job aspirants. Therefore, it is very important to ensure that all the candidates work hard towards attaining this job and secure their goal. To help you with the preparation and to give a start to your preparation, ixamBee has come forward with Rajasthan Constable Home Guard free mock tests. Attempting these tests will help you gain confidence in the exam which will play a crucial role while attempting the questions and scoring well. You will get accustomed to the Rajasthan Constable paper pattern gradually through these mock tests and will eventually let you score well.

Rajasthan Constable Home Guard - Free Mock Tests

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There will be various stages in the Rajasthan Constable Home Guard recruitment process such as: Written exam, Physical Efficiency Test, Technical Ability, Desirable Ability.
The Rajasthan Constable written exam will be conducted in offline mode and will be OMR based.
Yes, there will be minimum qualifying marks in the written exam of Rajasthan Constable. For General, OBC, EBC, & EWS categories the minimum qualifying marks will be 40 % and for SC/ST categories it will be 36%.
Yes. On attempting a question wrongly, there will be a deduction of 1/4th of the marks allotted to that question.
No. There is no such provision of a second attempt in the Physical Efficiency Test. Those who are not able to finish the 5 km race within the stipulated time, will be considered disqualified from the process.
No, you won’t be eligible for final appointment if you fail the medical test done at the end of the Rajasthan Constable recruitment process.

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