BSF Rcruitment 2020- Application Form (out), Process and Eligibility

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Sep 5, 2020

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The Border Security Force has invited application for filling up 213 vacancies in various Group B and C posts. The application process is active and eligible candidates can easily apply within the scheduled time. The application should be filled up and sent before the due date and have to be done in the offline mode. According to the notice, the application form along with the attested relevant documents of the candidates should reach the BSF headquarters within 60 days from the publication of the advertisement.

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BSF recruitment 2020 Important Dates


Tentative Dates

Release of official notification

25th August 2020

Begin application

25th August 2020

Last date for receiving application forms

21st October 2020

The following are the vacancy details for 2020 in Group B and C:

Name of the post


Group B

Inspector (Draftsman/Grade I)


Sub-Inspector (Works)


Sub-Inspector (JE-Electrical)


Group C

Head Constable (Generator


Head Constable (Electrician/Electrical)


Head Constable (Lineman/Wireman)


Head Constable (Carpenter/ Mason)


Head Constable (Pump Operator)


Head Constable (Pioneer)


Head Constable (Welder)


Head Constable (Technician)


Constable (Mason)


Constable (Generator Operator)




Check the official PDF notification here

The posting for the organization can be anywhere in India. The candidates must have the following eligibility requirement to proceed further with the application process:


Eligibility Criteria

Inspector-draftsman Grade 1

Diploma in Draftsman- 3 years’ experience in the field- maximum age limit 56 years- deputation will be for 3 years

Sub-inspector works

Analogous post in the parent department or 10 years of regular service in the post-3 years' diploma in Civil Engineering- 165cm minimum height for men and 156cm minimum height for women

Sub-Inspector JE Elect

3 years diploma in electrical engineering- six-year regular service as assistant sub-inspector or 3-year head constable experience

Constable general operator

2 years’ experience certificate from BSF as head constable/ 8 years constable in BSF/ personnel with the equivalent post in Army/ Para Military Force/State or Central Police

Head constable (electrical/electricians)

Matric or 10th pass and possess qualification recognized by Army and equivalent to that required for the post

Head constable General mechanic

10Th pass and Industrial Training Institute Certificate

Constable Mason

2 years’ experience in the trade subject and must qualify proficiency test

You can find all the eligibility criteria in detail from the relevant notice too.

The following are the application procedure details to note:

  • Interested candidates can submit the application through offline mode only- no other method will be entertained.
  • The application form to be submitted offline is available on the official website for downloading. Click here to get the offline application form.
  • The particulars in the form will be verified by the concerned department.
  • All the attached documents have to be attested and the application should reach before the last date.
  • Print the application form and fill it up correctly.
  • Attach the documents in order and send the hard copy to the address mentioned below:

Dy. Inspector General

(Staff), Directorate General, BSF, Block No.4,

CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New

Delhi – 110003

The selection will be done based on merit and in relevant posts, through a proficiency test and its result. For further updates on BSF Recruitment check here.

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