Head Constable - Border Security Force (BSF)



The Border Security Force (BSF) was set up on December 1, 1965. BSF is a border protecting agency of the Indian Government and is a part of the paramilitary forces of India. The main function of BSF is to protect the international borders of our country at times of peace. It also the role of Border Security Force to guard the country against transnational crime.

Job Profile:

Border Security Force (BSF) invites application for the position of Head Constable.

No. of posts – 384 (Radio Operator - 377, Fitter -7)

Pay Scale – PB-1 Rs. 5200-20200 with Grade pay of Rs. 2400


Age criteria – The minimum age limit is 18 yrs and the maximum age limit is 23 yrs.

Educational Qualification – The candidates must have Matriculation or equivalent from any recognized board or institution + 2 yrs ITI in Radio and TV or Electronics or 10 + 2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. (For Radio Operator HC) and ITI in Engine fitter or Diesel Mechanic or Automatic or Motor Mechanic from any recognized institution or 10 + 2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

The candidates must have specific physical standards. Refer http://www.bsf.nic.in for complete details.

Selection Process:

The candidates will be selected for the post through written test, preliminary screening, physical efficiency test, dictation test, verification of original documents, and personal interview.

How to apply:

Eligible interested candidates can download the application form of prescribed format from http://www.bsf.nic.in. Completely filled application must be sent along with prescribed fees and required documents to any one of the recruitment center addresses listed in the website http://www.bsf.nic.in.

Application fees:

Indian Postal Order/Crossed bank draft for Rs. 50 (only for OBC candidates) must be drawn in favor of the DIG/Comdt or Inspector General payable at the appropriate State Bank of India/ Post office.

Contact Details:

Directorate General, Border Security Force,

Communication & IT Directorate (Communication Wing)

Govt. of India, Ministry of Home Affairs

Date of interview: 26.02.2011

For more information regarding the post visit http://www.bsf.nic.in



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7 Responses to “Head Constable - Border Security Force (BSF)”

  1. 7
    raju patani:

    i applay for the post of head constable ministerial in bsf .so dear sir i wont last 5 year question pepar with ans. if you have send my mail id my mail id is [email protected]. Thank you !

  2. 6
    BSF GD:


  3. 5

    Dear sir,
    plz tell me result date of written exam of bsf hc radio operetor also tell me physical standrad(race distance and timeext.)and tell me about intervew.

  4. 4
    sanjiv kumar:

    respected sir,
    please tell me about interview .which type of question are asked in interview of head constable (radio operator).

  5. 3

    Gud mng sir,

    i have no recd. my call letter till date.

    Pl. reply

    9313288528/ 9312103987

  6. 2

    1. if i have 10+2 in history then i can ni\ot apply

  7. 1

    Hello sir,
    i want to k’now type of question paper