BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022: Online Application Registration, Eligibility Last Date

BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022: Border Security Force (BSF), will soon open the online application for Head Constable (ministerial) and ASI (Stenographer) to fill 323 vacant posts. The online application link for the posts will active soon whose date and time are not notified in the notification released by the officials. Only eligible candidates may submit their application whose details information is shared below.

Interested candidates should apply online before the due date. Applications through any other mode except the online mode will not be accepted. Candidates selected for appointment are liable to be posted anywhere in India or Abroad.      

In the article, candidates will find all the important information related to BSF HC recruitment.

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BSF Head Constable Recruitment
BSF Head Constable Recruitment

BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022- Overview

Name of the recruitment BSF Head Constable recruitment
Article category Application form
Exam type Recruitment exam
#Recruiting Body Border Security Force (BSF)
Ministry Ministry of Home Affairs, GoI
Reference No. –  
Recruitment Type Direct Recruitment
Group Group “C”
Year 2022
Post Head Constable (Radio Operator and Radio Mechanics)
No. of vacancies 323
Job location Anywhere in India
Application status N.A
Mode of application Online
Official website http://bsf.nic.in
BSF recruitment portal rectt.bsf.gov.in
NotificationBSF HC Short Notification Link

Pay Scale

Head Constable (Radio Operator)- Level-4 in the Pay Matrix + other allowances

Head Constable (Radio Mechanic)- Rs.25500 – Rs. 81,100 (as per 7th CPC) + other allowances

BSF Head Constable 2022 Recruitment- Important Dates

Activity/Events Tentative Dates
Short Notification 26 July 2022
Release of official notification
Beginning of online application
Last date for online application
Issue of admit card for screening test Prior a week from examination date
Date of screening test
Declaration of result Notified Later
PST, PET, and Documentation Notified Later
Descriptive Written Test Notified Later
Medical examination Notified Later
Final result Notified Later

BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022- Vacancy  

CategoryASIHead Constable
UR154
EWS41
OBC65
SC38
ST1114

BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022- Eligibility

If you are interested in this recruitment and looking forward to it then you must go through the eligibility criteria first. You should ensure that t you fulfill all the requirements for post and are eligible to apply before filling the online application.

In case a candidate is found ineligible at any stage of selection procedure his/her candidature will be canceled. So, to avoid such a situation only eligible applicants should apply.

The eligibility criteria for BSF HC are as under-

  • Both Male and Female candidate are eligible for this post.

Education Qualification

  • Candidates should have completed Intermediate from a recognized board. Applicants must be efficient in typing.

Age Criteria-

Age limit of candidates as on the crucial date of eligibility-

Category Lower age limit Upper age limit
General 18 years 25 years
OBC 18 years 28 years
SC/ ST 18 years 30 years

For detailed information on age relaxation criteria, candidates can refer the official notification.

BSF Head Constable 2022 Recruitment- Application

  • Interested applicants may submit their application online mode.
  • No other mode of application will be made available.
  • Applicants must have a valid mobile number and email. They must ensure that the mobile no. and email are active throughout the selection procedure as all the correspondences will be sent only through the mobile no. and email ID.
  • No request for change in mobile no. or email will be accepted at any stage.
  • Applicant should thoroughly go through the guidelines and instruction mentioned on the official recruitment portal.
  • All the details should be filled with utmost care in the application form.
  • Candidate should keep a printed copy of duly filled application form with them for correspondence in the future.  

How to Apply For RO & RM Posts

Candidates interested in applying for this recruitment can follow the online form-filling procedure shared below-

  • Visit the BSF recruitment portal link shared above. Link will be activated soon.
  • Click on the Apply Now or new registration link (as applicable).
  • Fill the details and register the mobile no. and email Id. A registration ID and password will be generated.
  •  Log in with the registration no. and password.
  • Fill all the entries such as basic details, personal details, educational details, etc. without making any mistakes.
  • Upload the scanned image of all the required documents in the prescribed format.
  • Check the application form before final submission.
  • Make the payment of prescribed examination fee.
  • Lastly, take a printout of the application form and retain it till the completion of selection procedure.  

Further detail related to online application will be updated later after the activation of recruitment portal.  

Examination Fee

  • General and OBC candidates have to pay an application fee of Rs. 100/-.
  • SC, ST, BSF Serving candidates and Female candidates are exempted from paying the examination fee.  
  • Applicants can make payment of examination fee only through SBI online payment gateways viz. Credit/Debit card, Internet Banking or UPI BHIM pay.

BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022- Selection Procedure   

BSF will make the selection of eligible and suitable candidates for the post of Head Constable on the basis of Four Phases viz.- written examination, PST/PET & Documentation, Descriptive Test, and Medical examination.

The first phase will be a screening test that will be conducted in offline mode. Candidates qualifying the written test will be shortlisted for Phase II. In this phase, candidates have to go through Physical Efficiency Test (PET/PST) and documentation. Only those candidates will be qualified for PET who will clear the documentation round. The PET parameter will vary for male and female candidates.

Further shortlisted candidates have to appear for Phase III. It will include a descriptive test (written test) followed by a dictation test. Now, candidates selected provisionally after phase III will be invited for Final Medical Examination. After their detailed medical examination and on the basis of marks obtained by them in the descriptive test a final merit list will be prepared. Finally, selected candidates will be invited for appointment.

BSF Head Constable – Phase I Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for phase I written exam i.e. screening test is as follows-

  • Mode of exam- Offline exam (OMR Based test)
  • Single test will be conducted for both HC (RO) and HC (RM) posts.
  • Type of questions- Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
  • Duration of exam- 3 hours
  • Total questions- 100
  • Total marks-  200
  • Negative marking- 0.05 will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • Medium of question paper- Hindi and English
  • Sections/ parts- Four parts
Part Subject No. of questions Maximum marks
Part I Physics 40 80
Part II Mathematics 20 40
Part III Chemistry 20 40
Part IV English & GK 20 40
Total   100 200

BSF Head Constable Admit Card 2022

Candidates appearing for each stage needs to carry a valid admit card. They can download the admit card from the official website of BSF at least one week before the date of exam.

Carrying an admit card on the day of exam at the examination center/ recruitment center is compulsory for all the candidates appearing for the exam.  Without admit card no candidate will be allowed to appear for the exam. 

Keep visiting this page on a regular basis for more details and updates related to BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022.