BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 – Border Security Force (BSF) is organizing the Head Constable recruitment for total 1072 vacancies to the post of Radio Operator (RO) and Radio Mechanic (RM) in Group ‘C’. The final medical exam date of BSF Head Constable is available at bsf.nic.in. The final medical exam is scheduled to e held on September 14, 2020. The written examination for BSF Head Constable RO and RM was conducted on September 22, 2019. The selection for BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 is done on the basis of written examination, PET, PST, Documentation, Descriptive Written Test, and Medical Examination. Get here entire detail regarding BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019.
Latest: The final medical examination of BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 is scheduled to be held on September 14, 2020.
BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019
The candidates can view the detailed schedule of BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 from below. The dates mentioned on the schedule are taken from the official notification released by the BSF on April 15, 2019.
|BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019||Important Dates|
|Application Form Start Date||14 May 2019|
|Application Form Last Date||12 Jun 2019 (at 11:59 pm)|
|Admit Card for WE||To be Announced|
|Written Exam (OMR Based)|
|Result of WE||To be Announced|
|PET, PST, and Documentation Admit Card||To be Announced|
|PET, PST, and Documentation|
|PET, PST & Documentation Result||To be Announced|
|Descriptive test Admit Card||To be Announced|
|Descriptive Written Test|
|Descriptive Test Result||To be Announced|
|Final Medical Exam Date||14 Sep 2020|
|Final Result||To be Announced|
Latest update on
Final Medical Exam Date Announced
The final medical examination of successful candidates who cleared a descriptive written test to commence from September 14, 2020. Candidates must bring the admit card and self-declaration (undertaking) regarding COVID-19.
Click here to check the list of candidates for final medical examination.
BSF Head Constable Admit Card 2019
The candidates who submit the application form in time for admit is issued by the BSF at the official website. The candidates can fetch the admit card by using online mode only. The candidates can fetch the admit card by providing the login credentials on the login page. The admit card usually contains the name of the candidates, exam name, exam timing, roll number father’s name, photograph, signature, etc. It is mandatory for all the candidates to carry a hard copy of the admit card and one valid id proof on the day of the examination.
BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 Exam Pattern
The recruitment process will be consist of 4 phases. Check the detailed exam pattern of all the phases of BSF Head Constable Recruitment from below.
First Phase Exam Pattern (Written Exam i.e. OMR based)
- Exam Duration: 03 hours
- Exam Language: Bilingual (English and Hindi)
- Types of Question: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
- Total Questions: 100
- Total Marks: 200
- Marking Scheme: 02 marks
- Negative Marking: 0.50 for each incorrect answers
- Standard of question: 12th class question (CBSE)
- Minimum Qualifying Marks: 38% (Gen/OBC) | 33% (SC/ST/PWD/Women)
|Session Name||Number of Questions||Number of Marks|
|English and G.K||20||40|
Note: In order to qualify the examination the Gen/OBC candidates have to obtain minimum 38% marks and SC/ST/PWD/Women category candidates need to obtain 33% marks. However, the number of candidates who qualify the screening test and further to be selected for the next phase will be restricted to 20 times the number of vacancies for recruitment post.
Second Phase (PET, PST & Documentation)
|Preliminary Screening Test||Check the details regarding PST criteria from the eligibility section|
|Physical Efficiency Test||Race||Male: 1.6 Km race in 6.5 min|
Female: 800m race in 4 min
|Long Jump||Male: 3.65m Long Jump in Three chance|
Female: 09 Feet long jump(3 chances)
|High Jump||Male: 1.2m High Jump in Three chance|
Female: 03 Feet High jump (3 chances)
Caste Certificate (if any)
EWS applicable Certificate (if any)
Experience Certificate (if any)
Third Phase (Descriptive Test)
Total Marks: 150
Exam Duration: 2:30 hours
Marking Scheme: 2.5 marks will be deducted for each mistake in a singal letter.
5 marks will be deducted for each word mistake.
For ASI / RM Test: The examination duration will be 3 hours in which questions from PCM, Logical Reasoning and Electronic subjects will be asked. The paper will be of total 200 marks.
Note: In order to qualify the descriptive test Gen / OBC candidates and SC / ST candidates have to a minimum obtain 38% and 33% aggregate marks.
Fourth Phase (Medical Examination)
The candidates who qualify all the above stage of the examination those are called for medical examination. In the medical examination candidates, whole body check is done and is conducted by the BSF Medical board of Officer.
The candidates who declared un-fit those can apply for re-medical examination to IG (Comn & IT), HQ DG BSF New Delhi. Within 15 days days from the date of issue of the memorandum applicants can apply for the re-medical examination. The candidates applying for the re-examination those have pay Rs 50/- as fee in the form of demand draft (DD) which should be prepared in the favor of DDO, FHQ BSF New Delhi and will be payable at New Delhi.
BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 Examination Center List
As per the official notice recruitment examination will be conducted in the below mentioned center list and no request for making a change in the exam center will be entertained.
Corrigendum regarding exam dates for the post of HC(RO) and HC(RM)
BSF Head Constable Application Form 2019
The application form is available at the official website. In the online application form candidates have to fill personal, educational, qualification, contact details and have to upload photograph and signature. The candidates can make the fee payment by using online SBI payment gateway through credit card, internet banking, credit card, debit card, etc.
Application Fee: Rs.100 (Gen/OBC) | Nil (SC/ST/PWD/Women)
BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 Vacancy Details
The Border Security Force Communication Cadre Recruitment will be done for total 1072 vacancies to the post of Head Constable RO and RM in Group ‘C’. Check the vacancy details of BSF Head Constable 2019 from below.
|Name of Post||Vacancy Distribution|
|Head Constable (Radio Operator)||
|Head Constable (Radio Mechanic)||
Note: The above provided vacancies may also be changed due to administrative reason. BSF reserves the right to make changes in the recruitment process.
BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 Eligibility Criteria
Before doing the registration for BSF Head Constable 2019 candidates should always read the eligibility criteria as if the candidates found eligible then only he / she are considered for the recruitment process. Read the detailed eligibility criteria of BSF Head Constable Recruitment from below.
Age Limit (as on June 12, 2019):
- General Category Candidates – The candidate’s age must be 18 to 25 years old.
- OBS Category Candidates – The applicant’s age should not less than 18 years and not above than 28 years
- SC / ST Category Candidates – The candidate’s age should be 18 to 30 years old.
Upper Age Relaxation –
The candidates serving for BSF and Constable (GD/Tradesman) for 3 years on a regular basis as on the last date of submission of the application form are also given age relaxation.
- General Category – 40 years
- OBC Category – 43 years
- SC / ST Category – 45 years
Academic Qualification for Head Constable (Radio Operator)
The candidates should have passed 10th standard and should have done two years of industrial training institute certificate (ITI) in Radio and Television or, Electronics or, computer operator & Programming Assistant or, Data Preparation & Computer Software general Electronics or, Data Entry Operator from a recognized Institute. Or
Should have qualified 12th standard with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics from a recognized Board or University or Institution as a regular student by scoring minimum 60% aggregate marks in PCM.
Academic Qualification for Head Constable (Radio Mechanic)
The candidates should have passed 10th standard and should have done two years of industrial training institute certificate (ITI) in Radio and Television / General Electronics / computer operator & Programming Assistant / Data Preparation & Computer Software / Electrician or Fitter / Info Technology & Electronics System mainte_nance or, Com Equipment Maintenance or, Computer Hardware or, Network Technician or, Mechatronics or, Data Entry Operator. Or
The applicants should have qualified 12th standard with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics from a recognized Board / University / Institution as a regular student by scoring minimum 60% aggregate marks in PCM.
Physical Standards – In order to qualify the test for further selection candidates must full fill the below mentioned standards.
Medical Standards –
- Vision: The minimum distant vision should be 6/6 and 6/9 of both eyes without wearing glasses.
- Must pass high grade vision vision test.
- The candidates should not have knock knees, flat feet or varicose vein, or squint in eyes and must possess CP – III By ISIHARA
- The applicants must not have any hearing defect and any other bodily health disease.
BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2019 Selection Process
The candidate’s selection will be done on the basis of 4 stages. The candidates who qualify each phase of the examination by scoring minimum passing marks and by satisfying all the criteria those will be shortlisted for the final round i.e. Phase IV ( medical examination).
- Written Exam (Phase I)
- PST, PET & Documentation (Phase II)
- Descriptive Written Test (Phase III)
- Final Result (Phase IV)
BSF Head Constable Result 2019
The BSF declares the result after each stage of the examination. The result is declared at the official website. The result of the candidate is purely based on the performance of the candidates. After successful conduction of each round final merit list is prepared and released. The result is released in the form of pdf and contains the roll number of the qualified candidates.
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