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Gujrat Police Recruitment: Syllabus, Pattern, Books & Preparation Tips

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Gujrat Police Recruitment: Syllabus, Pattern, Books & Preparation Tips
August 24, 2021
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Gujarat Police Recruitment Syllabus

The exam syllabus for the Gujarat Police Recruitment will be similar to the previous year’s syllabus. So, candidates can go through the previous exam syllabus for reference. The police recruitment team will also release the syllabus, once the announcement of the exam date.

Gujarat Police department has various positions in various categories. Similarly, the examination syllabus also varies from one position to another. So, the candidate should check out the official website to get the syllabus of their required position.

The following table contains the important topics for all candidates.

Sections Topics
General Knowledge or Current Issues It includes News, Environment, Indian Politics, Basic Computer, Famous Books & Authors, Indian Parliament, Famous days and dates, Inventions. Also, Geography, Zoology,  Indian Economy, Basic GK, Indian Culture, Sports, Botany, Physics, Indian History, and Chemistry.
Reasoning Ability Starting from, Discrimination, Problem-Solving, Statements & Conclusions, Decision Making, Similarities and Differences, Symbolic/ Number Classification, Arithmetic Number Series,Then, Coding and Decoding, Spatial Orientation, Arithmetic Number Series, Arithmetic Reasoning, Judgement, Visual Memory, Relationship Concepts, Venn Diagrams, Figural Classification, Non-Verbal Series, Analogies, Direction Sense, Puzzle, Word Building Statement Conclusion, Observation, Space Visualization, and Analysis in addition.
Numerical Ability Starting from, Number System, Simple Interest, Geometry, Problems on Ages, Boats & Streams, Time & Distance, Time & Work, Discounts, Ratios & Proportions, Simplifications, Then, Probability, Averages, Profit & Loss, Mensuration, Allegations & Mixtures, Partnerships, Fundamental Operations, Permutations & Combinations, Also, Percentages, Problems on squares and cubes, Least Common Multiple (LCM) & Highest Common Factor (HCF), and Compound Interest.

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Gujarat Police Recruitment Exam Pattern

  • The exam pattern of the Gujarat Police Department has no change this year.
  • Candidates can find their desired exam pattern on the official website. Exam pattern and syllabus varies from one position to another. For finding their respective exam pattern, candidates can also visit this official website
  • Candidates will take up the examination for a total of 100 marks.
  • The Written Test generally consists of 3 sections.
  • Numerical Ability, Reasoning Ability, and General Knowledge
  • Each section has certain weights in it. So, candidates should concentrate on all the sections equally.
  • Firstly, General Knowledge and Current affairs Section will hold an indicative weightage of up to 50 marks.
  • Secondly, the Reasoning Ability Section will also hold an indicative weightage of up to 15 marks.
  • Finally, the Numerical Ability Section will hold an indicative weightage of up to 35 marks.
  • Eventually, Each question holds each mark.
  • In addition, the candidate should know the negative marks. For each wrong, the candidate will also get a 0.25 negative mark.


The following books will help you while preparing for the examination. I have also listed the important books based on sectional weightage.

Constable Books

  • CONSTABLE ONE-LINER QUESTION Paperback by Author MAULIK GONDHIYA will help you prepare for a constable post.
  • And, Police Constable Gujarat, SRPF by Knowledge Power has been used for constable preparations.
  • Then, the Gujarat police constable book byJarjish Kazi (Author) will help you to clear the examination.
  • Kaydo Gujarat Police Bharti Board, (Dwara Ayojit) P.S.I., A.S.I., Constable by BC in addition.
  • Likewise, Gujarat Police Dal Constable Pariksha by J.B.Popat will be highly useful.
  • Also, POLICE CONSTABLE GUJARAT STATE – Latest by World Inbox. (Paperback)


Sub Inspector Books

  • PSI Police Sub Inspector Prelim Exam Book is written by Rushi Chalaliya ( Gujarati).
  • Then, PSI Police Sub Inspector Bharti Pariksha Mate Practice Work Book by Saket Shah (Author) will be useful.
  • And also, Police Constable Gujarat, SRPF by Knowledge Power (Author) will help you to clear the examination


Quantitative Aptitude Books

  • Quantitative Aptitude Book for Competitive Examinations
  • Then, Fast Track Objective Arithmetic by Rajesh Verma is one of the best books for quantitative aptitude
  • Likewise, GPSC GUJARAT Kindle Edition by Rainbow Publishers will be helpful to clear the examination
  • Book for Shortcuts in Quantitative Aptitude to clear Competitive Exams.


Logical Reasoning Books

  • A Modern Approach to Non-Verbal and Verbal Reasoning( R.S Agarwal) has been one of the famous books for logical reasoning.
  • And, Maths + Reasoning Foam Book Gujarati by Jagdish Patel (Author) will be helpful
  • Then, A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning is another famous book, R.S. Aggarwal
  • Maths and reasoning Foam Book (Gujarati) by Shailesh Patel will also
  • help you in preparation


General English Books

  • GPSC General English Previous Year Question Papers Bank: GPSC GUJARAT Kindle Edition (Rainbow Publishers).
  • General English for All Competitive Examinations Paperback
  • Objective General English by R.S. Aggarwal
  • English Language: Topic-wise Solved Papers for Bank PO/ Clerk Prelim & Main Exam (2010-19) Paperback
  • Quick Learning Objective General English Paperback


General Awareness Books

  • General Awareness, Banking & Economy (topic-wise Solved Papers) for Bank PO and Clerk Exams (2010-19) Paperback
  • Gujarat General Knowledge Ek Abhyas, Paperback by Shahzad Kazi
  • General Studies for UPSC, SSC, PSUs, Banking, State PSCs, and Other Competitive Examinations Paperback 2020
  • General Knowledge Capsule with Current Affairs paperback 2020 (4th Edition)
  • Rapid General Knowledge 2020 for Competitive Exams


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Preparation Tips

Be clear in the exam syllabus

The exam will be conducted in Gujarati and English. Know the subjects from where the questions will be asked and prepare accordingly. To ensure that you cover up each topic have a clear idea about the Syllabus.


Prepare your study timetable

While preparing the study schedule, make sure that you have time for revision. You should be smart and systematic in your approach. Avoid wasting your time and make your preparations as soon as possible.


Refresh your memory

The importance of revision, it helps to recollect all the information you learned earlier and boosts your confidence for taking up the examination.


Attempt more mock test

You should regularly attend the mock test, which helps you stay motivated during your examination, and also it helps you to improve your performance.


Choose the best study materials

Refer to various websites to prepare your study materials. These materials are also available in both offline forms as Gujarat study material PDF.


Stay healthy

Health problems generally decrease your concentration, and performance in your study. Make sure that you do exercise to boost your brain and taking an adequate amount of sleep.


Refer best Books for Gujarat Police Exams

Books are the best choice for preparation for an exam as it helps candidates to build in-depth knowledge before appearing for the examination.


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Frequently asked questions

Q. Where Can I get the exact syllabus for the Gujarat Police Recruitment?

A. You can find it at this link


Q. Does the Exam pattern differ from one position to another?

A. Yes, Exam Pattern will differ from one position to another


Q. How many sections will be in the Gujarat Police Recruitment Question Paper?

A. It has 3 sections

  1. Numerical Ability,
  2. Reasoning Ability
  3. General Knowledge.


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