BSF Latest Upcoming Jobs notification in 2016

The Border Security Force abbreviated as BSF is a Border Guarding Force of India. Established on December 1, 1965, it is a paramilitary force charged with guarding India’s land border during peace time and preventing transnational crime. It is a Union Government Agency under the administrative control of Ministry of Home Affairs.It is one of many law enforcement agency of India.It currently stands as the world’s largest border guarding force.  The BSF, in its 48 years of existence, has emerged as an elite force of the country having excelled with distinction in the 1971 war with Pakistan. Its ethos is “Any task, any time, any whereand the BSF has given blood and sweat to execute its motto “Duty Unto Death”.   The BSF contributes every year a number of personnel for services for UN Mission.  During the Kargil conflict in May-July 1999, the BSF remained on the heights of the mountains and defended the integrity of the country with all the might at its command in unison with the Army.  BSF personnel have been performing Internal Security Duty in Manipur for the last two years and have been successfully fighting insurgency in those areas.   The BSF took over the erection of the border fencing in Jammu & Kashmir and it was successful in its task despite all attempts of Pakistan to scuttle our efforts.  The BSF has been defending the borders along with the army and checking infiltration on the borders during the current standoff with Pakistan.  The Border Security Force has its Headquarters at New Delhi and is known as Force Headquarters (FHQ) headed by a Director General.  BSF is the only Central Armed Police force to have its own Air Wing, Marine Wing and artillery regiments, which support the General Duty Battalions in their operations.


The Official website of Borderr Security Force is .  The candidates can get all the details related to BSF by visiting this site.


Defense is not only related to the securing country but also there is lots of departments in the defense field whose vacancies get releases time to time. In India defense has a huge scope and also preferred by  many Indians who are dedicated towards their country and wants to contributes some of their for the Nation.  On appointment a candidate shall be entitled for the pension benefits as per the New Restructured Defined Contributory Pension Scheme.  A person working with Defense also have a Dignity in the Society.  So, BSF is the best career to join.


BSF releases Official Notifications every year to make Recruitment for Various Post for Head Constable, Constables, Sub Inspector, Assistant Sub Inspector, Crew, Steno & other various Posts. All the information regarding the recruitment’s are mentioned in the Notification.  Job Aspirants who want to serve the nation apply for the vacancies released according to their eligibility.

Age Limit : The age maturity having publicized by the Border Security Force (BSF) is 18 years to 28 years. The relaxation in the age got legitimate for the candidates with the community of the reserved.

Educational Qualification :  

  1. CT (Crew) :  1oth passed from a recognized board.
  2. Head Constable :  1oth passed from a recognized board.
  3. Sub Inspector:  Applicants for the post must be 12th pass from a recognized board, Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized Institute.


  • Sub Inspector  :  PB-2 (9300- 34800) plus GP Rs 4200
  •  Head Constable  :  BP1 (5200 – 20200) plus GP Rs 2400
  • Crew  :  (5200 – 20200) Plus GP Rs 2000


 For Head constable

  • Height Bar Test
  • Race
  • Checking of documents
  • Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Written Examination
  • Skill Test

For ASI/steno

  • Checking of documents
  • Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Written Examination
  • Skill Test

For Assistant Commandant

  • Written Examination
  • Physical standard test
  • Physical Efficiency test
  • Medical test
  • Documenttation
  • Interview & Personality test

Written Examination  :-

The written examination will consists of following five parts –

  1.  Hindi/ English Language   (20 Marks)
  2. General Intelligence  (20 Marks)
  3. Numerical Aptitude (20 marks)
  4. Clerical Aptitude (20 Marks)
  5. Basic Computer Knowledge (20 Marks)

Note  :  The minimum qualifying marks for written test will be 35% for General Category and 33% for SC/ST Category.

Skill Test for Steno :-

The candidates, who qualify the above written examination, shall be required to appear in the skill test i.e. shorthand and typing given as under:- i) Dictation – 10 minutes @ 80 words per minute (English or Hindi). ii) Transcription- 50 minutes in English on computer; or 65 minutes in Hindi on computer.


(i) For candidates falling in the categories of Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to the states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir and Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K  :

Height : 162.5 cms (Males) and 150 cms (Female)

Chest :  78-83 cms

(ii) For all States and Union Territories (except categories mentioned above) :

Height :  165 cms (Male)  and 155 cms (Female).

(iii) For Candidates belonging to Schedule Tribes (ST) :

Height :  162.5 cms  (Male) and 150 cms (Female)

Chest (Only for Male Candidates)

(i)  For Candidates belonging to Schedule Tribes (ST) :   Unexpanded  76 cms  and Expanded  81 cms

(ii)  For Gen/SC Category  :  Unexpanded 77 cms and Expanded 82 cms.

DOCUMENTATION (checking of documents) :-

Candidates to produce all their original documents of Age proof, Educational qualification, caste certificate &
other testimonials/certificates required for above posts during documentation.


The candidates quatifying in  PST/Typing/ Stenography/Documentation as the case may be, will be subjected to detailed medical examination so as to assess their fitness for appointment  in BSF as per laid down standard :

  1.  Eye Sight (i) The minimum distant vision should be 6/6 and 6/9 of both eyes without correction i.e. without wearing of glasses.
  2. The candidates must not have knock knee, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes and they should possess high colour vision. They must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties.
  3. A colour blind person will not be eligible for appointment. If any stage of service career, a person is found to be colour blind, he will be boarded out as per SHAPE policy in vogue.
  4. Tattoos :  Any candidate with a small engraving/tattoo of name or religious symbol on the inner face of the arms or hands is permitted for recruitment. Candidates having permanent tattoo on any part of the body will be debarred for recruitment.


  1.  Interested Candidates hav to download the Application Format from
  2. The application form must be filled by the candidate in his own handwriting/ tvpewritten, correction, if any should be legible and  attested by the candidate.
  3. The envelope containing the application must be super scribed in bold letters as “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF ASSISTANT SUB INSPECTOR OR  STENOOGRAPHER OR HEAD CONSTABLE IN BORDER SECURITY FORCE”.
  4. The Application has to be enclosed with all the self attested copies of certificates of proof of age’ education qualification, caste, tribe/ hill areas(domicire), whereever applicable.
  5. The Application has to be send to the Mentioned address on or before the last date (whichever is mentioned in the Notification).


(i)  All eligible Candidates who apply for the vacacies will be assigned Roll Numbers/ Registration Numbers.  They will be communicated through call letter for appearing in written examination.

(ii)  The appointment will be subjected to the conditions that the candidates are medically as well as physically fit.  The selected candidates will have to undergo a training at any of the Training Institutions of BSF.The service of those candidates who fail to complete training successfully are liable to be terminated.

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  2. parveen kumar

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