BSF Recruitment 2017

The candidates who passed the 10th Class and their age in between 18 years to 23 year can apply for these posts. The selection in BSF Jobs 2017 is based on the Physical Standard Test (PST), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Documentation, Trade Test, written test and Medical examination. The candidates successfully clear all the rounds will be selected. There is no application for these posts. For these posts only male candidate can apply. The other details is provided below in this article.

The BSF invites the applications to fill up 1074 vacant seats. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for these posts on or before last date. The BSF is providing the best opportunity to the eligible candidates. The BSF is well known security force of India. The candidates who are eagerly waiting for these kind of jobs can apply for these posts in between to provided dates. Before apply for BSF Jobs 2017 you should have to read complete details regarding this vacancies.

BSF Vacancy 2017 Post Wise Details:

Name of organization: Border Security Force

Name of Post: Constable Tradesman

Type of Job: Central Govt. Job

Total Post: 1074

Job Location: All over India

Application form submission Mode: Online

Initial Date to apply online: 11th Sept. 2017

Last Date to Apply: 11th October 2017

Official website: bsf.nic.in

Eligibility Criteria BSF Recruitment 2017

Educational Qualification: Candidates applying for BSF Jobs must passed 10th and have experience of 2 years in the relevant trade.

Age Criteria: Candidates applying for BSF Vacancy 2017 must age in between 18 years to 23 years

Pay Scale: Selected candidates will be provided a pay scale as per norms of BSF

Selection process

Physical Standard Test (PST)

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)


Written Test

Medical Exam

Application Fee: there is no application Fee

Physical Standard


General Category: 167.5 cm

Reserved Category and states: 165


General Category: 78-83

Reserved Category and state: 76-81

Physical Efficiency Test (PET): 5 km in 24 minutes

Written Exam Details:

The written exam will be of 100 marks and there will be 100 questions. The qualifying marks for General and Ex-serviceman is 35% and 33% for SC/ST/OBC and the questions paper will be of objective type. The subject of question paper will be general Awareness/ General Knowledge, Elementary math and analytical aptitude.

How to apply for BSF Recruitment 2017:

Step 1 First of all candidates log on to the official website of BSF

Step 2 Now read official notification and follow these instructions

Step 3 Download the application form from the official website

Step 4 Fill all the details and paste recent photo and do the signature

Step 5 Attach all the documents and send the filled application form to the below provided address.

Postal Address:

Government of India

Ministry of Home Affairs

Directorate General Border Security

BSF Exam Admit Card 2017

The Border Security force will release the admit card of written exam. The admit card will release 15 days before the exam. Admit Card is the very important document to sit in the admit card. Without the admit card examiner will not allow to sit in the exam.

BSF Exam Result

The Result of BSF written exam will be release after the termination of selection process. You can check the results after log on to the official website.

Border Security Force Recruitment 2017 for Constable Tradesmen Jobs detail

Name of Organization  BSF
Name of Posts Constable Tradesmen
Total Number of Vacancies 1074 (male)


  1. Cobber : 67 Posts
  2. Tailor : 28 Posts
  3. Carpenter : 02 Posts
  4. Draftsman : 01 Post
  5. Painter : 05 Posts
  6. Cook : 332 Posts
  7. Water Carrier : 177 Posts
  8. Washer Man : 133 Posts
  9. Barber : 85 Posts
  10. Sweeper : 212 Posts
  11. Waiter : 27 Posts
  12. Mali : 01 Post
  13. Khoji : 06 Posts
Educational Qualification Candidates must be either 10th pass or 12th or any higher qualification pass from an institute recognized by the Central Government or State Government and Two years works experience in respective trades OR one years certificate course form Industrial Training Institute of Vocational Institute OR Two years Diploma form Industrial Training Institute in the trades or similar trades.
Recruiting location All over India
Age limit The age limit should be between 18 to 23 as on 01-08-2017Age relaxation:-


SC/ ST= 05 year

OBC= 03 year

Salary (Per month) Rs.Rs. 5200-20200/-  + 2000/-
Application fees Check out the official notification given end of the table
Application Form Available
Last date  within 30 day from the day of published in employment news
Selection Procedure
  • First Phase : Written Exam (100 marks MCQ type question)
  • Second Phase:
  • (i) Physical Measurement Test (PST)
  • (ii) Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • (iii) Interview
  • (iv) Documentation (Checking of Documents)
  • (v) Medical Examination.
How to apply offline The Application form shall be filled offline along with Photograph; certificates etc as prescribed format


  • Three recent passport size photos
  • self-attested copies of documents
  • Self-addressed envelopes ( 25 x12 cms ) with the postal stamp worth Rs. 40/- in an envelope super scribed as Envelope must be super scribed with “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF “…………….” and submit it to send to relevant center (Address: Send to concerned RAs/ HQrs ) before 30 day from the starting date of this job.
Important dates:
  • Date of Published:- 12-09-2017
  • Last date: with in 30 days from the date of publication in Employment News
Important Links: official notification
Offline BSF Application form PDF2017 click here