RPSC PTI Recruitment


Want to RSMSSB as a Physical Training Instructor? Here is the golden opportunity! The Rajasthan Subordinate and Ministerial Services Selection Board have recently released a notification regarding the 4500 vacant posts for PTI. If you want to be one of the “Sharirik Shikshak” you must check the details of RPSC PTI Recruitment.

RPSC PTI Recruitment

We have assembled all the information and furnished below. From RPSC PTI Vacancy details to RPSC PTI Syllabus– get the fool scoop here only! So, what are you waiting for? Scroll down and have the overview. 

Before knowing this RPSC PTI recruitment process in depth, you must know the highlights. Well, as per the notification Rajasthan Public Service Commission is going to conduct the examination to fill their vacant Physical Training Instructor Grade II & Physical Training Instructor Grade III posts. All the eligible candidates are requested to submit the application form within due date along with the requisite application fee.

But, before that, you must check the eligibility criteria of RPSC PTI recruitment. If you are able to meet the minimum requirements, you will be allowed to submit the form.

Let’s know the vacancy details now and then eligibility criteria.

RPSC PTI- Vacancy Details

As per the RPSC PTI Notification, the vacancy number is different for the various category.

The total number of vacancies for the General Category candidates are 2023. From which 406 vacant posts are reserved for the female candidates. However, there is a separate reservation for the Widow and Divorced women candidates, which are 162 and 27 respectively.

The same reservation policy applies for the SC, ST, BC, and EBC category candidates. Let’s have the glimpse of the no. of vacancies in each category,

  • Total vacancy number for SC Category candidates is- 608
    • Unreserved vacant posts for SC candidates are- 440
    • Female candidates- 121
    • Widow candidates- 45
    • Divorced women candidates- 2
  • Total vacancy number for ST Category candidates is- 455
    • Unreserved ST candidates- 330
    • Female candidates- 93
    • Widow candidates- 31
    • Divorced women candidates- 1
  • Total vacancy number for BC Category candidates is- 802
    • Unreserved BC candidates- 573
    • BC Female candidates- 164
    • BC Widow candidates- 60
    • BC Divorced women candidates- 5
  • Total vacancy number for EBC Category candidates is- 26
    • Unreserved EBC candidates- 25
    • EBC Female candidates- 1
    • EBC Widow candidates- 0
    • EBC Divorced women candidates- 0

There are 16 vacancies reserved for the Primitive Tribal category candidates. The category wise vacancy is as follows-

  • Unreserved vacant posts for Primitive Tribal candidates is- 12
  • Reserved posts for Primitive Tribal Female candidates- 3
  • Vacancy reserved for Primitive Tribal Widow candidates is- 1
  • No. of posts reserved for Primitive Tribal Divorced women candidates- 0

Total vacancy number for the post of RPSC PTI Recruitment is- 4500

Now check the minimum requirements that you have to fulfil. 

RPSC PTI- Eligibility Criteria

Basic requirements are there that you have to fulfil to be eligible for the post of Physical Traning Instructor. The requirements are as follows. 


You have to be an Indian Citizen to apply for this post

If you are a subject of Nepal or Bhutan, you will be also eligible

In case, you are a Tibetan Refugee and came to India before 01-01-1962, with an intention of settling down permanently, you will be eligible as well

Applicants, who belong to Indian origin and were staying in Jammu & Kashmir and had come to India with the intention of permanently settling down here will be allowed to submit the application

If you were living in a country like Pakistan, Myanmar, Srilanka, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Ethiopia, Vietnam, and belong to Indian origin, came back to India will be eligible for this post also

Educational Qualification

to apply for the RPSC PTI, you must possess certain educational qualification. And that is, 

You must have the qualification of Physical Education or B.P.Ed degree to apply for this post

Also, if you have a Certificate in Physical Education or C.P.Ed degree or a Diploma certificate in the Physical Education or D.P.Ed degree, you will be eligible as well

Essential Qualification: You must possess the knowledge of writing and reading the Hindi language. Along with that, aspirants with writing knowledge in Devnagari Script and Knowledge of Rajasthani culture will be preferred

Age Limit

As per the Government rules, the lower age limit is 18 years and the upper age limit is 40 years as on 1st January 2019.

In spite of this age limit, there are some facilities of the age relaxation that will be provided to only the reserved category candidates.

The age relaxations are as follows,

  • SC/ST/BC/SBC male candidates will be given 5 years of upper age extension
  • SC/ST/BC/SBC female candidates will be given 10 years of upper age relaxation
  • General Women candidates will have the facility of 5 years of upper age relaxation
  • The widow and Divorced women candidates will have no upper age limit
  • General PWD candidates will have 10 years of age relaxation
  • PWD BC/SBC candidates will get 13 years of upper age extension
  • and, PWD SC/ST candidates will get the facility of 15 years of upper age extension

In case of any doubt regarding the RTPC PTI Eligibility Criteria, you must go through the aforementioned points again and again. 

Anyway, now you must be looking for the process of applying, right? Here you go!


Apply for RPSC PTI Recruitment

  • Firstly you need to visit the official page 
  • Then, you should hit the apply now button
  • Fill all the empty spaces with required details in the application form
  • Now, recheck and submit the form
  • After that, upload all the scanned copies of your passport sized photograph, signature, ID proof, educational qualification, and other required ones
  • Once you are done with the uploading process, you will be directed to the page off application fee submission
  • Submit the requisite fee and complete your application submission process

Scroll down to know how much you have to pay as the application fee. 

Want to know how much you have to pay? Scroll down to know the category wise application fee.

Application Fee

  • All the General, UR and OBC Creamy layer candidates need to pay Rs. 450/-
  • OBC Non-Creamy layer candidates have to pay Rs. 350/-
  • SC, ST, and PH candidates have to pay Rs. 250/-

You can make the payment through Credit card, Debit card or Net banking.

Now that you have applied successfully, you must gather info regarding selection procedure and RPSC PTI Syllabus. Keeping your requirements in mind, we have provided the details below. Take a look at Konkan Railway Recruitment for more details.

RPSC PTI- Selection Procedure

The selection process of RPSC PTI consists of 3 phase.

  • Written Test Examination
    • Paper-I
    • Paper-II
  • Interview Process
  • Submission of required documents

You have to secure the qualifying marks in each of the phases to appear for the next one. However, knowledge about the written test examination in details.

Written Test Examination- Paper-I

The full marks in the Paper-I question paper will be- 200

You will be provided with 2 hours of duration to complete the whole paper

100 questions will be Multiple Choice in the question paper

Each of the questions will carry equal marks

For every wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted from your total score

Check the marks division for each subject now.

  • Geographical, Historical, Cultural and General Knowledge of Rajasthan- 80 Marks
  • Current Affairs of Rajasthan- 20 Marks
  • General Knowledge of World and India- 60 Marks
  • Educational Psychology- 40 Marks

RPSC PTI Syllabus for Paper-I

Geographical, Historical, Cultural and General Knowledge of Rajasthan
Ancient Culture & Civilisation of Rajasthan, Kalibangan, Ahar, Ganeshwar, Bairath.

Location, extent, relief features, climate, drainage, vegetation, agriculture, livestock, dairy development, population distribution, growth, literacy, sex ratio, religious composition, industries, planning, budgetary
trends, major tourist centers.

History of Rajasthan from 8th to 18th Century including,
- Chauhans of Ajmer
- Gurjar Pratihars
- Rajasthan and Mughals – Sanga, Pratap, Mansingh of Amer, Chandrasen, Rai Singh of Bikaner, Raj Singh of Mewar.
- Relations with Delhi Sultanate – Mewar, Ranthambore, and Jalore.

Integration of Rajasthan

History of freedom struggle in Rajasthan including,
- Prajamandal Movement.
- Peasants and Tribal Movements.

Society and Religion including,
- Saints of Rajasthan.
- Lok Devata and Debian.
- Architecture – Temples, Forts, and Palaces.
- Fairs and Festivals.
- Paintings – Various Schools.
- Customs, Dresses, and Ornaments.
- Language and Literature
- Folk Music and Dance.

Role of women during Medieval and Modern period.

Office of Governor; Role and Functions of Chief Minister and Cabinet; State Secretariat and Chief
Secretary; Organisation and role of the Rajasthan Public Service Commission and State Human
Rights Commission, Panchayati Raj in Rajasthan
Current Affairs of RajasthanThe major current issues and happenings at state level related to political, socio-economic, games and
sports aspects.
General Knowledge of World & IndiaLocation and its advantages, Monsoonal system, drainage characteristics, changing patterns of agriculture and industries, national income-concept & trends, poverty, reduction schemes, Features of India’s foreign policy, Nehru’s contribution in its making.

Continents, Oceans and their characteristics, global wind system, environmental problems, global strategies, globalization and its impacts, population trend and distribution, India and U.N.O., Major trends in International policies with special reference to Globalization and Nuclear Nonproliferation.

Major Landmarks in the Constitutional History of India with special reference to Government of India Acts of 1919 and 1935; Gandhi’s contribution to National Movement; Ambedkar and Constitution; Making; Salient features of Indian Constitution, Fundamental Rights, Duties and Directive Principles of State Policy; offices of the Indian President and Prime Minister; India’s federal system; Major Political Parties.
Educational PsychologyLearning – its meaning and types, different theories of learning and implications for a teacher, transfer of learning, factors affecting learning, constructivist learning.

Educational Psychology – its meaning, scope, and implications for a teacher in classroom situations. Various psychologists and their contributions in education.

Development of learner – Physical, emotional and social development, development of the child as an individual- concept development.

Intelligence and creativity – meaning, theories and measurement, role in learning, emotional intelligence- concept and practices, human cognition.

Personality – meaning, theories and assessment, adjustment and its mechanism, maladjustment.

Motivation – meaning and role in the process of learning, achievement motivation.

Development and implications in the education of – Self-concept, attitudes, interest, habits, aptitude and social skills.

Individual differences – meaning and sources, Education of children with special needs, Gifted and talented students, slow learners, delinquency.

Written Test Examination- Paper-II

The question paper will carry as a whole 260 marks

You will get 2 hours and 30 minutes to complete the paper

130 multiple choice questions will be there

Each of the questions will have similar marks

Paper-II will also have negative marking like Paper-I

Check out the marks divisions according to the subjects now.

  • General Knowledge of Physical Education of secondary and senior secondary standards- 60 Marks
  • General Knowledge of sports, Physical Education and its current affairs- 40 Marks
  • Theories, Definitions, and History of Physical Education- 20 Marks
  • Education and Games Psychology- 20 Marks
  • Methods, Supervision, and Organizations of Physical Education- 20 Marks
  • Theories of Training and Decisions- 20 Marks
  • The science of Basic Physical Anatomy, its Functions and Health Education- 40 Marks
  • Entertainment, Camp, and Yoga- 40 Marks

RPSC PTI Syllabus for Paper-II

General Knowledge of Physical Education of secondary and senior secondary standardsBiological Foundation: Heredity and Environment, Chronological, Anatomical, Physiological and Mental ages, Body types/Classification, Second wind, Oxygen-debt, and kinesthetic sense.

Physical Education: Meaning, Aims, objectives, Scope, Need and Importance, Misconceptions about Physical Education.

Psychological foundation: Learning, Personality, Instinct, Emotions, Motives, and Motivation.

Philosophical Foundation: Idealism, Pragmatism, Naturalism, and Realism.

Sociological Foundation: Traditions, Leadership, Group dynamics, Socialization, and Social Interaction.

Physical Fitness: Warming up, limbering down, aerobic and anaerobic activities, calisthenics and Rhythmic exercises.

Physical and Health-related fitness test.

Exercise program for the development of the following parts of the body: Chest, Abdomen, Back, Neck, Arm, Shoulder, Thigh, and Calf.

Games and Sports as a cultural heritage.

Law of Motion, Lever, Force, Center of Gravity, Equilibrium and their relationship with sports.

Kinesiology: History, aims, objectives, and role in Physical Education and Sports.

Common Postural Deviations/deformities.

Sports Massage: History, Approach, Effect, and Types of Massage Manipulations.

Therapeutic Modalities in Rehabilitation.

Prevention and First Aid for Common Sports Injuries.
General Knowledge of sports, Physical Education and its current affairsGames/Sports: Athletics, Basketball, Badminton, Chess, Cricket, Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Kabaddi, Kho-Kho, Lawn Tennis, Swimming/Diving, Table Tennis, Volleyball and Wrestling.

Latest general rules of above Games / Sports.

History of above Games / Sports.

Fundamental Skills of above Games / Sports.

Measurement of playfields and specifications of sports equipment of above Game / Sports.

Proper sports gear of above Games / Sports.

Related sports terminologies of above Games / Sports.

Sports associations or federations.

Important tournaments and venues

Sports Awards

Sports Personalities

Modern Olympic Games: I.O.C, Start of Olympics, Olympiad, Objectives, Motto, Olympic Charter, Olympic venue, Olympic Flag/Ring, Olympic Mascot, Olympic oath, Olympic Flame/torch, Medals, Opening, and Closing ceremonies.
Theories, Definitions and History of Physical EducationPhysical education in the city/states of Greece and other countries.

Definitions and principles of Physical Education.

Survey of Modern Physical Education in India: Pre and post-independence period.

Physical education in ancient India: Vedic period, Epic period and Medieval period.

Contribution to the growth of physical education by leaders and movements of following Leaders: B.P.De Coubertin, Johan Basedow, Guts Muths, H.C.Buck, G.D.Sondhi, Dr.P.M.Josheph, Prof.D.G.Wakharkar, Prof.Karan Singh and Prof.Ajmer Singh.

Movements: Turnverein Movement, Philanthropium movement, Spartakiad, Y.M.C.A and Akharas
Education and Games PsychologyImportance of Psychology in Education with special reference to Physical Education.

Psychology: Meaning, Definitions, Nature, Branches, and Scope.

Growth and Development,

Psycho-physical unity.

Sports Psychology: Meaning, Definitions, and Nature.

Individual differences.

Transfer of training.
Methods, Supervision and Organizations of Physical EducationLesson planning: types of lesson, objectives, and parts of lessons, Teaching Aids.

Types of teaching methods, principles of teaching, presentation technique, principles of class management.

Guiding principles, essential features, techniques and qualities of supervision.

Public relation: meaning, importance in physical education and sports.

Organization and conduct of competitions and tournaments: knock-out, league, combination, and challenge or perennial type tournament.
Theories of Training and DecisionsTraining load and Periodization.

Sports training: Principles, Characteristics, and methods.

Motor abilities: Meaning, Types, Principles, and methods of developing.

Officiating: Meaning, Importance and Principles.

Coaching: Meaning, Techniques, tactics and Lead-up games activities.

Qualities, qualifications & responsibilities of a good official.
Science of Basic Physical Anatomy, its Functions and Health EducationCell, tissue, organ and organ system.

Anatomy: Meaning, concept, need, and importance in physical education & sports.

Bones and Joints: Definition, Classification, and Terminology of movement around joints.

Exercise Physiology: Meaning, need, and importance in physical education & sports. Effects of exercise on the muscular system, circulatory system, and respiratory system.

Muscles: Structure and Functional Classification, General Characteristics (Properties)

Health education: concept, objectives, importance, and principles.

Health: Dimensions, Ecology, Spectrum, Determinants, and Positive health, Hygiene, community health and aspects of school health services.

Food, nutrition, balanced diet and diet according to sports activities.

Diseases: Communicable, non-communicable and hereditary.

Health problems.
Entertainment, Camp and YogaTheories of play.

Recreation: Definition, Types, Scope, Significance, Philosophy, and Objectives.

Organization and administration: Agencies offering recreation, facilities, equipment and their maintenance.

Camping: Scope, significance, and Types of camps, Selection and Layout of campsites, Organization, and administration of camps.

Types of recreational activities.

Yoga: Meaning, Types, Stages, Scope, Objective, Significance and yogic kriyas, Pranayama.

Asanas and its Advantage: Ardha matsyendrasana, Bhujangasana, Chakrasana, Dhanurasana, Halasana, Mayurasana, Paschimotanasana, Padmasana, Shalabhasana, Sarvangasana, Savasana, Sukhasana,Tadasana and Vajrasana.

Wrap Up

Finally, we are suggesting you check the question papers of previous years. You will get a clear idea of what to read and how to start preparing. If you have any kind of doubt or need further details regarding RPSC PTI or Rajasthan Recruitment, fill the comment box below. We will be there to help you instantly. 

Good Luck!


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