www.bsf.nic.in| Border Security Force(BSF) upcoming recruitment 2016-17

Apply online for upcoming BSF 622 various post of ASI (Assistant Sub Inspector ), HC (Head Constable) recruitment 2016-17 session.

Interested and Eligible candidates can apply online from 16-06-2016 at 09:00 AM to 15-07-2016 at 24:00 hrs.

All Indian Male and Female with categories General, OBC, ST, SC and Ex- service man Applicants are invited to apply for HC & ASI various post. 

Selection processor

Candidates have to clear following two phase:-

In first phase, candidates have to pass out following two Written test:-

  1. Written Examination (OMR Based Screening Test)
  2. Descriptive Test

Note: Only Written Examination Qualifier can eligible to apply for Descriptive test.

In second phase, candidates have to pass out following three Physical test:-

  1.  Physical Standard Test
  2. Physical Efficiency Test
  3. Documentation & Final Medical Exam

Physical Test details

S.no Test For male applicants For female applicants
1. Preliminary screening Height and chest Height
2. Preliminary screening 1.6 Km race in 6.5 minutes 800 M race in 4 minutes
3. Physical efficiency Test Long Jump of 3.65 M in 3 chance 9 feet long jump in 3 chances
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Border security force (BSF) bumper recruitment 2016-17

BSF Vacancy Details according to Category wise:-

152 Assistant Sub Inspector vacancies details 

S.no Category No. posts
1. UR-General 76
2. OBC 41
3. SC 23
4. ST 12

470 Head Constable vacancies details 

S.no Category No. posts
1. UR-General 323
2. OBC 30
3. SC 52
4. ST 65

Total 622 BSF vacancy details 2016

S.no Post Name No. posts
1. ASI (Assistant Sub Inspector ) 152
2. HC (Head Constable) 470
3. Total 622

BSF recruitment 2016-17 Age Limit:


S. no Category Minimum Maximum
1. General 18 years 25 years
2. OBC 18 years 28 years
3. SC l8 years 30 years
4. ST l8 years 30 years


Note: Upper age relaxation for SC, ST & OBC serving BSF personnel,Central Government employees & Ex-Serviceman is applicable as per rules.

Academy Qualifications Required For:-

Assistant Sub Inspector

Matric with 3 year Diploma in Radio and TV Technology/ Electronics/
Telecommunication/Computer /Electrical / Mechanical Engineering /Domestic
Appliances from any institution recognized by the Central Government /State Government


l0+2 or Intermediate/ equivalent with aggregate marks of Fifty percent with
selective subject being Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from a recognized Board/University or Institution.

Head Constable

Matriculation/Equivalent and 2 year Industrial Training institute Certificate
in Radio and TV /Electronics / Intermediate/ l0+2 /equivalent with physics,
Chemistry and Mathematics from a recognized Board/Institution.

Application fees according to General,SC,ST, OBC & BSF categories

S.no Categories Fees
1. General 50 INR
2. OBC 50 INR
3. SC No fees
4. ST No fees
5. BSF serving personnel No fees
6. Female candidates No fees


Note: General and OBC category Candidates have to pay fees by demand Draft in favour of Inspector General/ DIG/ Comdt payable at respective SBI/ post office.

How to apply online ?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply online through official website www.bsf.nic.in. The online applying date start from 16-06-2016 at 09:00 Am and last date is 15-07-2016 at 24: 00 Pm . Applicants has to send one print out of online application form along with original bank draft to recruitment centers by superscribing the envelope containing application in bold letters with “Application For The Post of ASI/RM or HC(RO)” within 15 days from last date of online application form.

BSF Recruitment 2016 Important Dates


S.no Important Event Dates Time
 1. Starting Date to apply 16-June-2016 09:00 AM
 2. Last Date to apply 15-July-2016 24: 00
 3. Date for OMR Based Screening Test 25-September-2016  N/a
 4. Date for Descriptive Written Test 18-December-2016  N/a
 5. Date for PST Documentation 20-March-2017 On wards  N/a
 6. Date for PET Documentation 20-March-2017 On wards  N/a
 7. Date for Final Medical 20-March-2017 On wards  N/a

Official Advertisement BSF pdf notification link: http://bsf.nic.in/doc/recruitment/r145.pdf

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