BSF Recruitment 2017 – Constable Vacancy

Border Security Force has published a notification on their official website for 1074 Jobs Openings of Constable with 7th CPC in Border Security Force title such as BSF Recruitment 2017. The post they have announced online is basically for the post of constable, and yet they are announcing online for them. This advertisement will enable the applicants to know about the whole processes, how they can apply, what are the last deadlines dates, what is the process involved, how they will select, what is the mode of payment one can do for application fee, etc. Also, one can read details from website and apply before the official deadline passes.

BSF Vacancy Details:

According to BSF recruitment notification below mentioned are the vacancies and candidates can check the following vacancies:

Name of the Title Number of seats
 Cobbler 67
Washer Man 131
Painter 05
Draughtsman 01
Tailor 28
Cook 332
Carpenter 02
Sweeper 212
Water Carrier 177
Mali 01
Khoji 06
Waiter 27
Barber 85
Total 1074
  • One must specify in the forms for which category they are applying for.
  • Vacancies and number of seats can change
  • One has to apply within 30 days of notification, 45 days for those who live far away.

Required Qualification:

BSF has published a notification based on the vacancies they have given available; one can check the qualifications details given below and apply,

  • One must be HSC OR SSC passed from any University or Institution.
  • The applicant must be able to provide equal documents with the application.

Age Limit:

Applicant must check on the age limit before they apply,

  • The applicant must not be less than 18 years of age and not more than 23 years of age.
  • Relaxations in age will be given by the Government.
  • Relaxations are only subjected to special classes.
  • They must provide proper documents for the above.

BSF Selection Process:

Based on the notification published by Border Security Force given are the process which will be taken up for the selection of individuals from BSF,

  • Height OR Bar test will be done firstly, which will enable the officials to note down given height of a person.
  • Applicant falling into the range will only qualify.
  • One will be going for Identity check next whereby; they will be identified by their documents.
  • Proper identification documents must be provided so that one is in the process.
  • All the documents will be verified, thirdly.
  • Identification cards, Residential address, Qualification certificates, extra certificates, all will be checked before one can go for the final round.
  • This is just to make sure that the individual getting selected is legit.
  • One will undergo Physical standard test, people qualifying from this will make it far.
  • There will be trails taken where any sports will be given and competitions will be held.
  • People getting short listed from these trials will only make it.
  • Medical examination is the last one, where their physical fitness will be judged and that they are healthy.

Physical Standard Test:

Given is the list of the range one will be checked for, Category Males
Height Chest
1. For all state and union territories 167.5 cms 78-83 cms
2. For Garhwali, Gorkha, Maratha, Dogra, etc. Applicants 165 cms. 78-83 cms
3. For ST Applicants 162.5 cms 76-81 cms

Salary Structure:

After going through above selections, if one is chosen, then they will be given following pay,

They will be paid a handsome amount of 5200 INR-20200 INR Plus grade pay of 2000 INR (Revised Pay Matrix Level -3 of 7th CPC)  and Other allowances and benefits will be given by the government.

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How to Apply BSF Recruitment:

  • The very first step which one has to undergo is to visit the official website whose link is
  • This website will have all given details and notices about the job posts which are being given.
  • On the homepage one will be able to see  a tab which says “Recruitment” one must click on it , this will load and take oneself to the application format.
  • The application format will be given from here, one can do two jobs, either fill the form and print it, or take the print and fill it.
  • Whatever it is, one has to fill proper details.
  • Scanned copies of the documents mentioned in the page must be attached.
  • Any incomplete documents received won’t be entertained.
  • One must attach any teeny-tiny documents with the form
  • Photographs must be attached as well


Important Dates:

The date must  be taken care of to not miss,

Last date to submit the forms With in 30 Days

Important Links:

The official website link is

BSF Constable Tradesman Recruitment notification – Download Here