BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Exam Date: The Border Security Force, India’s border guarding organisation has invited eligible males & females candidates to fill 1284 Constable (Tradesman) posts to be filled for FY 2023-24. The officials are accepting applications from the eligible candidates to fill 1284 Vacancies. Candidates who have passed their 10th standard and looking for a job can apply online for BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 at the official website www.bsf.nic.in or from the direct link shared in the article. The PET and PST for BSF Constable Tradesman will be commenced in the 3rd week of May 2023 for which complete details will be mentioned on BSF Constable Admit Card.
BSF Constable Recruitment 2023- Overview
Border Security Force (BSF) has begun with the recruitment process for 1284 Constable Tradesman posts to be recruited for the Border Security Force. Have a look at a glimpse of BSF Constable Recruitment 2023.
|BSF Constable Recruitment 2023- Overview|
|Organization||Border Security Force, BSF|
|Post Name||Constable Tradesman|
|Job Category||Govt. Jobs|
|Salary||Rs. 21,700 – Rs. 69,100|
BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Exam Date
The BSF Constable Tradesman PET and PST will be commenced in the 3rd week of May 2023 as announced by the authority. Check important dates for BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 from below table.
|BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Exam Date|
|BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Notification||26th February 2023|
|BSF Constable Apply Online 2023||26th February 2023|
|Last Date to Apply Online for BSF Tradesman Constable||27th March 2023|
|BSF Tradesman Admit Card 2023||2nd week of May 2023|
|BSF Tradesman Constable PST PET Dates||3rd week of May 2023|
|BSF Tradesman Constable Written Test Date||To be notified|
BSF Tradesman Admit Card 2023- Click to Check
BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Notification
BSF Constable Tradesman Notification 2023 has been released on 27th February 2023 inviting eligible candidates for recruiting eligible candidates for 1284 Constable Tradesman vacancies in Border Security Force, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India for the year 2023. Interested candidates must go through the below linked BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Notification PDF to know eligibility, salary, important dates, and much more for BSF Constable Recruitment 2023.
BSF Constable Vacancy 2023
Border Security Force has announced a total of 1284 Constable Tradesman vacancies for both male & female candidates, out of which 1220 are reserved for Male candidates and the remaining 64 are reserved for female candidates. The candidates interested in BSF Recruitment 2023 can go through the complete BSF Vacancy distribution for each post from the below table.
|BSF Constable Tradesman Vacancy 2023|
|Constable (Water Carrier)||115||29||64||48||24||280|
|Constable (Washer Man)||55||11||29||21||09||125|
|Constable (Water Carrier)||13||–||01||–||–||14|
|Constable (Washer Man)||07||–||–||–||–||07|
BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Apply Online
The online application process for BSF Constable Tradesman Recruitment 2023 has been started at www.rectt.bsf.gov.in. Interested candidates holding the required eligibility criteria have to apply online for BSF Constable Tradesman Recruitment. As the online registration link is made active on www.bsf.nic.in, we have updated the direct link here too. Click on the link and apply online before 27th March 2023.
BSF Constable Tradesman Recruitment 2023 Apply Online Link [Active]
How to Apply for BSF Constable Recruitment 2023?
To apply for the Border Security Force Recruitment 2023 candidates have to follow the following step-by-step procedure-
Step-1 Visit the recruitment portal of the Border Security Force i.e. @rectt.bsf.gov.in.
Step-2 Search for “Current Recruitment Openings” and under that click on “BSF Constable Tradesman Vacancies”.
Step-3 You will be redirected to a new page where you have to fill in the required credentials including personal details, educational qualifications, and other details.
Step-4 Upload the required documents, signature, photographs required.
Step-5 Pay the application fee and make sure to finalize your application and take a printout of the application for further use.
BSF Constable Application Fee
The candidates must have to pay a required application fee while applying for BSF Recruitment 2023. The application fee has to be paid through online mode only through any of the prescribed digital modes i.e Netbanking/UPI/Credit Card/Debit Card/Wallet etc.
|For General/OBC/EWS||Rs. 100/-|
|For SC/ST/ Female||Exempted|
|Payment Mode||Online Mode|
BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria
Know the required eligibility criteria needed for applying for 1410 Constable Tradesman vacancies released through BSF Recruitment 2023.
BSF Constable Tradesman Educational Qualification
|Post Name||Education Qualification|
|Constable (Carpenter), Constable (Plumber), Constable (Painter),
Constable (Electrician), Constable (Pump Operator), Constable (Draughtsman), Constable (Upholster), Constable (Tinsmith)
|(a) Matriculation (10th) pass,
(b) Two years ITI Certificate in the relevant trade OR One year ITI Certificate with at least one year experience in the trade
|Constable (Cobbler), Constable (Tailor), Constable (Washer Man), Constable (Barber), Constable (Sweeper), Constable (Mali), Constable (Khoji/Syce)||(a) Matriculation (10th) pass
(b) Must be proficient in respective trade
|Constable (Cook), Constable (Water Carrier), Constable (Waiter), Constable (Butcher)||(a) Matriculation (10th) pass,
(b) National Skills Qualification Framework level course in food production or Kitchen from National Skill Development Corporation
BSF Constable Tradesman Age Limit
The candidates applying for BSF Constable Tradesman posts should be of more than 18 years and their age should not exceed of 25 years as per the closing date of online registration.
BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Selection Process
The Selection Process of BSF Constable Tradesman Recruitment 2023 includes the following Stages:
- Physical Standards Test (PST)
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
- Document Verification
- Trade Test
- Written Test
- Medical Examination
BSF Constable Recruitment 2023 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for Group B (Sub Inspector) & Group C (Constable & Head Constable) posts has been discussed below along with other details as mentioned in BSF Recruitment Notification 2023. The minimum qualifying marks for the written tests is 35 % for Gen/OBC/EWS category and 30 % for SC/ST category.
BSF Constable Exam Pattern 2023
- The questions will be asked in bilingual languages (English & Hindi).
- The duration of the test will be 2 hours (120 minutes).
- There will be 4 parts in BSF written test for Constable Tradesman posts.
- There would be 100 questions for 1 mark each.
|BSF Tradesman Exam Pattern 2023|
|General Knowledge/ Awareness||25||25|
|Knowledge of Elementary Mathematics||25||25|
|Analytical Aptitude and ability to observe distinguished patterns||25||25|
|Basic knowledge of English/ Hindi||25||25|
BSF PMT Standards
Physical measurement will be carried out by the selection board to assess the height, weight and chest of candidates
Weight: Proportionate to height as per medical standards.
|Category||Height||Chest (Unexpanded)||Chest (Expanded)|
|Schedule Tribes/Adivasis of all states and UTs including Nagas & Mizos||160 cm||73 cm||78 cm|
|A person belonging to Hilly areas of Garhwal, Kumaon, Himachal Pradesh,
Sikkim, Leh & Ladakh & North Eastern States.
State of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh & Goa.
Union Territory of Pondicherry, Lakshadweep, Daman & Diu & Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Dogras.
|162.5 cm||75 cm||80 cm|
|Person belonging to other States and Union Territories||165 cm||75 cm||80 cm|
BSF PET Standards
|1 mile race||8 minutes|
|High Jump||3 feet 06 inches (3 attempts)|
|Long Jump||11 feets (3 attempts|
Note- Ex-Servicemen candidates are not required to undergo a Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Ex-Servicemen candidates are required to fulfil the Physical Measurement Test (PMT) prescribed for the applied post.
BSF Constable Syllabus 2023
The candidates have to prepare for the online exam as per the BSF Syllabus mentioned in the notification. The post-wise syllabus has been provided by the authority for General Knowledge & Awareness, Reasoning Ability, Numerical Ability, and Trade Awareness.
BSF Constable 2023 Salary
The salary for BSF Constable Tradesman posts is as per pay level 3 and the pay scale is Rs. 21,700 – Rs. 69,100. Besides basic pay scale, the candidates will be given allowances and other benefits.
BSF Recruitment 2023 Admit Card
The candidates who have applied for BSF Recruitment 2023 Exam will be issued with a BSF hall ticket around 10 to 15 days before the exam date. Border Security Force releases admit card/call letter for each stage of the BSF Recruitment. The candidates have to download their admit cards and carry a printout along with them to the exam hall.
BSF Recruitment 2023 Result
Border Security Force’s results for each stage will be uploaded with the names & roll numbers of the candidates who have qualified for the stage and are shortlisted for the next stage. The result will be released in PDF format along with cut off marks around a month later the exam is conducted. The result will be released on the official website www.bsf.nic.in and the commission will not be personally sending the details for the result.