BSF Tradesmen Recruitment 2022 for 2788 Posts, Apply Now

BSF Constable Recruitment 2022 – Border Security Force officials issued a Jobs Notification for 2788 Constable (Tradesman) Posts. Interested and Eligible candidates can apply for BSF Constable Jobs 2022 from 15th January 2022 to 28th February 2022.

Eligibility candidates will be able to apply for the recruitment between the scheduled period. The Notification can be downloaded from BSF official Website


Job Details

  • Total Vacancies: 2788 (2651 Male & 137 Female)
  • Post Name: Tradesman (Constable)
  • Country: India

Important Dates

  • Starting Date of BSF Constable Tradesman Online Application: 15th January 2022
  • Last Date of BSF Constable Tradesman Online Application: 28th February 2022

Vacancy Details

Category Vacancy
Male Female
UR 1151 92
EWS 254 4
OBC 615 25
SC 420 11
ST 211 5
Total 2651 137


Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligibility Criteria required for the post in terms of educational qualification, physical standards and age limit is provided below in a detailed format.

Educational Qualification

    • Candidates must have passed 10th (matric) will minimum qualification marks from any recognized school or examination board 
  • WITH
    • Candidates must have at least two years experience respective trade.
  • OR 
    • Must have a one year course from the industrial training institute of Vocational institute with minimum one year experience in relative trade
  • OR
  • Candidates must have two year diploma course from industrial training institute in the respective trade.

Age Limit

  • Minimum age for applying is 18 years and the maximum age is 23 years as of 01 August 2021.

Physical Eligibility

  • Height: Male =167.5 Cms and Female = 157 Cms
  • Chest (For male only): 78-83 cm

For SC/ ST/ Adivasis

  • Height: Male =162.5 Cms and Female = 155 Cms
  • Chest (For male only): 76-81 cm

For Candidates of Hilly Area

  • Height: Male =165 Cms and Female = 150 Cms
  • Chest (For male only): 78-83 cm


Application Procedure

    • To apply for the Border Security Force Tradesman recruitment you have to follow the following step-by-step procedure carefully, then you will be able to apply for it.
  • To apply for the BSF Tradesman (Constable) Recruitment 2022 firstly you have have visit the recruitment portal of Border Security Force i.e.
  • Post tapping on the above mentioned option you will find an option of which will be related to BSF Tradesman Vacancy, tap on the option. You will find the option under the section of “Current Recruitment Openings”.


Application Fee

  • SC/ST/Female/ESM – Rs. 0/-
  • General/OBC/EWS – Rs. 100/-


Selection Process

  • BSF Selection process is quite lengthy and Involve various steps , one clearing all the stages will be eligible for getting Shortlisted, the steps for selection are mentioned below
  • Physical Standards Test (PST)
  • The following Standards need to be fulfilled by the Candidates
ST / Adivasis
162.5 Cms
150 Cms
For Others
167.5 Cms
157 Cms
ST / Adivasis
76-81 Cms
For Others
78-83 Cms


  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • For Males –5 Kilo meter Race in 24 Minutes
  • For Females -1.6 Kilo meter Race in 8 Minutes 30 Seconds

Trade Test

  • Trade Test will test the Candidate on the trade specific knowledge of the post he or she has applied for.

Written Exam Pattern

Topic Total Marks Total Questions Time Duration
Reasoning 25 25 120 minutes
Numerical Aptitude 25 25
General Awareness 25 25
Hindi/ English Language 25 25
TOTAL 100 100


  • Constable Tradesman written exam is based on OMR (Optical Mark Recognition) system.
  • The written test comprises 100 questions each for 1 mark.
  • Each part will carry 25 questions/marks.
  • The question paper will be bilingual i.e. in Hindi and English.
  • The exam duration is 2 hours i.e. 120 minutes.


Medical Examination

  • This is the final step of the selection process, Candidates will be examined on the prescribed bases for physical and mental well being.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website