MPPEB Bhopal Recruitment 2020- Online Applications for 282 Prison Guard Posts

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Dear Candidates,

The MPPEB has released an official notice announcing the direct recruitment of eligible candidates on 282 posts of Prison Guard. Candidates, having passed 12th class, can apply for these vacancies on the online portal of MPPEB.

If you too are interested in these posts, then apply only after carefully reading the information given below-

MP Jail Guard Recruitment Examination 2020

The Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB), Bhopal (MP Vyapam) has issued a notification for the direct recruitment to 282 posts of Prison Guard for the security of the Prison Department under Jail Headquarters, Madhya Pradesh.

  • Interested 12th pass (Male and Female) candidates can submit their online application forms on the official website of MPPEB.
  • The online application process has started on 27th July 2020. You need to follow the guidelines given by the department before submitting the application.



Recruiting Board 

Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board

Total Vacancies


Post Designation

Prison Guard (Jail Prahari)

Pay Scale

Level-4 (Rs. 19,500/- to Rs. 62,000/-)

Online Application Process Starts

27th July 2020

Last Date for Online Application

10th August 2020

Last Date of Amendment in Application Form

15th August 2020

Written Exam Date

3rd to 10th November 2020

Vacancy Details:

The selection in MP Jail Department will be based on the Written Test/ Physical Test. The number of posts can be decreased or increased, as required, by the board -















Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates who want to join this recruitment need to make sure that they adhere to all the eligibility conditions, as given under-

Educational Qualification -

Applicants must have passed 12th Standard under the old 10 + 2 system.

Maximum Age Limit -

  • Male Candidates: 33 Years
  • Female Candidates: 38 Years

Note: SC and ST have been given a relaxation of 05 years in the maximum age limit. Find more information in the age limit section of the official notification for age relaxation.

Selection Process:

The selection of candidates for the post of jail guard will be done on the following basis -

  • Written Exam
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

(1) Written Examination -

  • Candidates whose online application is found correct must first pass the written examination, which will be of 100 marks (01 mark each question).
  • All the 100 questions in the written examination will be objective type.
  • There will be only 01 question paper of 2 hours duration, which will include high school level questions of General Knowledge, General Hindi, General English, General Mathematics, and General Science.

(2) Physical Measurement Test and Physical Proficiency Test -

  • Candidates who succeed in the written examination will be given a fixed place, date, and time by post or other means by the jail department to join the PET.
  • Under the second stage, biometric verification physical measurement test and physical proficiency test will be carried out by a committee constituted by the Director-General Jail and Facilitative Services at the jail headquarters level. 





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7.260 Kg Gola Through 20 Feet


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800 meters in 4 min

4 Kg Gola Through 16 Feet

Application Fee:

For Direct Recruitment/ Contract Positions

Unreserved Candidates

Rs. 500/-

SC/ST/OBC/PWD (MP Candidates only)

Rs. 250/-

Direct Recruitment- Backlog


Online Application: Candidates who fill online through kiosk will have to pay the MP Online portal fee of Rs 60. Also, you will have to pay Rs. 20/- as the portal fee for filling up the form through the registered citizen user login.

How to Apply?

  • Go to the official website "".
  • Select the exam from the homepage under the latest updates.
  • Read the notification twice.
  • Click on the ‘Online Forms’ section from the side menu.
  • Then, click on the appropriate online link.
  • Fill all those required fields properly and submit your filled online application.
  • Download the application form and keep a print of it for future reference.

Important Links -

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Official Website

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All Indian women and men candidates, looking for a government job, who are residents of Madhya Pradesh state are requested to understand all the necessary information before applying for this MP Prison Guard Recruitment Exam 2020 through official notification and then apply carefully.

In case you face any problem related to the above recruitment, feel free to ask us in the comment box.

All the Best!!

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