Maharashtra Police Service Commission (MPSC) has released a notification for the recruitment of Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector posts. According to the news, the number of vacant seats for Sub-Inspector (SI) post is 750.Candidates who have completed the graduation or an equivalent course from any recognized university are eligible for the Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector posts. All the eligible candidates who are interested to join the Maharashtra Police Force can apply for SI post through the official website of Maharashtra Police.

Candidates who have applied for the Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector post should go through the written examination in the selection process. So, the applicants should be aware of the exam pattern and syllabus of the written exam. The EXAM PATTERN and SYLLABUS for the written exam of Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector (SI) post are discussed below in detail. Also, DOWNLOAD THE MODEL PAPERS of the exam.

Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector Exam Pattern 2017:

The selection process of Maharashtra Police consists of written exam (Preliminary & Mains). The candidates who clear the written exam are called for Physical Test. The further round will be an interview. The exam pattern of Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector is as follows:

Preliminary Exam Pattern:

Subject/PaperMediumNo. of QuestionsMarks AllottedTime Duration
General AwarenessEnglish & Marathi10010060 Minutes

Mains Exam Pattern:

PaperSubjectMediumNo.of QuestionsMarks AllottedTime Duration




1 Hour

1 Hour
Paper-2General Knowledge,
Aptitude, Mental Ability
Marathi/English1001001 Hour

Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector Exam Syllabus 2017:

Candidates who applied for the Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector post can download the Exam Syllabus from the official website of Maharashtra Police i.e.

Below is the Syllabus for Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector Exam 2017. It would be useful for you in your preparation journey.

Preliminary Exam Syllabus:

The Maharashtra Police SI Preliminary Exam consists of questions based on General awareness. Candidates should be good in following areas:

  • Current Affairs
  • History of Maharashtra
  • Geography
  • General Awareness

Mains Exam Syllabus:

The Maharashtra Police SI Preliminary Exam consists of questions based on

  • Marathi Language
  • English Language
  • General Knowledge
  • Aptitude
  • Reasoning

1)Maharashtra Police SI Exam Syllabus – English Language

  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary-Antonyms & Synonyms
  • Comprehension
  • Error Correction
  • Passages
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Sentence Completion
  • Cloze Test
  • Sentence Rearrangement
  • Subject-Verb Agreement

2)Maharashtra Police SI Exam Syllabus – General Knowledge

  • Geography of India
  • Indian Polity
  • Indian Constitution
  • Culture & Heritage of India
  • History of India
  • Social Events in India
  • Science & Technology
  • Current Events (National & International)

3)Maharashtra Police SI Exam Syllabus – Aptitude

  • Number Systems
  • Averages
  • H.C.F. & L.C.M.
  • Percentages
  • Ratios and Proportions
  • Data Interpretation
  • Problems on Ages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Simple Interest & Compound Interest
  • Time, Work, Distance
  • Boats and Streams
  • Fundamental Arithmetical operations

4)Maharashtra Police SI Exam Syllabus – Reasoning

  • Analogy
  • Embedded Figures
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Blood Relations
  • Alphabet Series
  • Number Series
  • Directions
  • Coding & Decoding
  • Mirror Images
  • Decision Making
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Number Ranking

Maharashtra Police SI Exam-Download Model Papers 2017

To score the maximum marks in the exam, Candidates are advised to refer the model papers or previous year question papers. Candidates can download the Model papers of Exam from the official website of Maharashtra Police i.e. Candidates can also download the Syllabus for the Maharashtra Police Sub-Inspector (SI) Exam from the official website. To get more information about the Exam Syllabus and Model Papers visit the official website of Maharashtra Police.

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