BSF Tradesman Recruitment 2022: The Border Security Force (BSF) has released a detailed notification for the recruitment of 2788 Constable (Tradesman) posts in BSF for the male and female candidates belonging to Various States. Candidates interested to participate in the recruitment can fill the application form in the official website of BSF at rectt.bsf.gov.in. The application process has started since 16th January 2022. The last date to apply online for BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 is 1st March 2022. Before filling up the BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 online application form, all candidates are advised to go through the notification and check State Wise Vacancy, Qualification, Age Limit, Height, Syllabus, Exam Date & Selection Process.
BSF Recruitment 2022 Exam Overview:
Here is a brief summary of BSF recruitment 2022 for the post of 2788 Constable/Tradesman posts.
|BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 Summary|
|Organizing Body||Border Security Force (BSF)|
|Post Name||Constable / Tradesman|
|Total Number Of Vacancy||2788|
|Job Type||Direct Recruitment|
|Mode Of Application||Online|
|Educational Qualification||Class 10 High School Exam with ITI Certificate in Related Trade / 2 Year Experience in Related Trade / 2 Year Diploma in Related Trade.|
|Age Limit (As on 1st August 2021)||
|BSF Recruitment 2022 Online Application Form||CLICK HERE|
BSF Recruitment 2022 Important Dates:
Before applying online for BSF recruitment 2022, you must keep in mind important dates for the exam. In the table below, we have given a brief overview of start date and last date to apply online, Last date to pay for the application fee, and Expected Exam Date 2022.
BSF Recruitment 2022 Important Dates
|BSF Recruitment 2022 Notification Release Date||16th January 2022|
|BSF Recruitment 2022 Online Apply Date (Start Date)||16th January 2022|
|BSF Recruitment 2022 Last Date To Apply Online||1st March 2022|
|Last Date To Pay For Exam Fee||1st March 2022|
|Exam Date||Will Be Updated|
BSF Recruitment 2022 Notification PDF Download
You can read the detailed notification, eligibility criteria, age limit, physical fitness, syllabus from the official recruitment notification. Click the link below to download the official notification pdf.
BSF Recruitment 2022 Online Apply
The online application has started. There is only online mode of application. All candidates are advised to fill their online application form from the official website of BSF. You can apply online using the application link given below.
We have mentioned the application fees for BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 for different categories in the table below. All candidates are advised to pay the application fees through Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking, E Challan.
|General / OBC / EWS||Rs.100/-|
|SC / ST / PH||0/- Fees Exempted|
|All Females||0/- Fees Exempted|
BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 Vacancy Details:
Here is the category-wise vacancy details for the post of BSF Constable for males and females.
|Category||Vacancy For Male||Vacancy For Female|
BSF Recruitment 2022 For Male : Post Wise Vacancies
BSF Recruitment 2022 For Female : Post Wise Vacancies
BSF Tradesman Recruitment 2022 Eligibility Criteria:
All aspiring candidates for the post of BSF Constable must fulfill the eligibility criteria set by BSF. They must meet the educational qualification, age limit, physical standard set by BSF.
BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 Educational Qualification:
Candidates must have passed 10th (matric) from any recognized school or examination board with:
- At least two years experience respective trade.
- One year course from the industrial training institute of Vocational institute with minimum one year experience in relative trade.
- Two year diploma course from industrial training institute in the respective trade.
BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 Age Limit:
The Minimum age for applying is 18 years and the maximum age is 23 years as of 01 August 2021.
BSF Recruitment Physical Eligibility:
- Height : Male =167.5 Cms and Female = 157 Cms
- Chest( For male only) : 78-83 cm
For SC/ ST/ Adivasis
- Height : Male =162.5 Cms and Female = 155 Cms
- Chest (For male only) : 76-81 cm
For Candidates of Hilly Area
- Height : Male =165 Cms and Female = 150 Cms
- Chest( For male only) : 78-83 cm
How to Apply for BSF Tradesman Recruitment 2022
Here is the step by step guide how to apply for BSF constable recruitment 2022. Before applying keep the scanned documents ready. These documents are required for BSF Constable recruitment 2022 : Photo, Signature, Birth Certificate, Qualification Certificate, Professional Certification, Experience Certificate & Domicile Certification.
- First of all, go to the official website of Border Security Force @rectt.bsf.gov.in.
- Then click on “Current Recruitment Openings” opening option.
- Fill the required credentials and upload the required documents. Before submitting the application form, check carefully everything is correct.
- Now pay the application fee and you are done.
- Finally take a print out of final submitted form.
BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 Selection Process:
The recruitment for Tradesman/constable consists of various stages.
1. Physical Standards Test (PST)
The following Standards need to be fulfilled by the Candidates
|ST / Adivasis||Height||162.5 Cms||150 Cms|
|For Others||167.5 Cms||157 Cms|
|ST / Adivasis||Chest||76-81 Cms||–|
|For Others||78-83 Cms||–|
2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
For Males –5 Kilo meter Race in 24 Minutes
For Females -1.6 Kilo meter Race in 8 Minutes 30 Seconds
3. Document Verification
Candidates successfully clearing the Physical Efficiency Test will need to undergo a Document Verification process for further selection process
4. Trade Test
The Trade Test will test the Candidate on the trade specific knowledge of the post he or she has applied for.
5. Written Exam Pattern
Common written exam will be held for all. It will focus on examining the aptitude of the candidate.
|Subject||Total Marks||Total Questions||Time Duration|
|Hindi/ English Language||25||25|
- The written exam will be conducted via OMR sheet(Optical Mark Recognition).
- There are total 100 questions, each carrying 1 mark.
- Each subject has 25 questions.
- The question paper will be bilingual i.e. in Hindi and English.
- The exam duration is 2 hours i.e. 120 minutes.
6. Medical Examination
The candidates will be shortlisted after the candidates undergo a medical examination.
BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 Syllabus
Below is the subject-wise syllabus for the written exam. All candidates are advised to go through the syllabus and practice each section carefully.
Syllabus for General Awareness and General Knowledge
- Committees & Commissions
- Books & Authors
- Famous Personalities
- Important Days and Dates
- Burning Issues and Disputes
- Indian Economy
- Important Places
- Current Affairs – National & International
- Indian Politics
- General Science
- Inventions in the world
- Inventions and Discoveries
- Miscellaneous etc.
Syllabus for Elementary Mathematics
- Number Systems
- Computation of Whole Numbers
- Decimals and Fractions
- Fundamental arithmetical operations
- Time and Distance
- Probability Function
- Ratio and Time
- Ratio and Proportion
- The relationship between Numbers
- Time and Work
- Use of Tables and Graphs
- Profit and Loss
Syllabus For Reasoning
- Analytical Reasoning
- Data Interpretation
- Non-Verbal Reasoning
- Logical Reasoning
- Data Sufficiency
- Puzzles Verbal Reasoning
Syllabus for Aptitude
- Numbers and Ages
- Time and Work Partnership
- Pipes and Cisterns
- Problems on Numbers
- Time and Distance
- Problems on Trains
- Compound Interest
- Races and Games
- Volumes Profit and Loss
- Simple Interest
- Quadratic Equations
- Indices and Surds
- Permutations and Combinations
- Ratio and Proportion
- Simplification and Approximation
- Mixtures and Allegations
- Problems on L.C.M and H.C.F
- Boats and Streams
- Odd Man Out
- Simple Equations
Syllabus for Hindi and English
- Sentence structure
- Idioms and phrases
- Fill in the blanks
- Spot the error
- Detecting Mis-spelt words
- Sentence Completion
- Shuffling of sentence parts
- One word substitutions
- Shuffling of Sentences in a passage
- Comprehension passage etc.
- Cloze passage
BSF Constable Salary:
As per 7th pay commission, BSF Constable/Tradesman enjoys a very good salary of pay scale Rs.21,700-69,100/-. They also enjoy extra allowances like Medical Assistance, Free Accommodation, Travel Pass and many more.
Frequently Asked Questions:
The Minimum age for applying is 18 years and the maximum age is 23 years as of 01 August 2021. Extra age relaxation applies as per BSF recruitment rules for reserved categories and Ex-serviceman.
General Category: For male candidates the minimum height is 167.5 cms and for female candidates the minimum height 157 cms.
SC/St : For male candidates the minimum height is 162.5 cms and for female candidates the minimum height 155 cms.
Hilly Areas: For male candidates the minimum height is 165 cms and for female candidates the minimum height 150 cms.