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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    BRO Recruitment Exam
  • Mode of Conduction
    Offline(objective and subjective questions)
  • Exam Duration
    1 Hour
  • Official Website
    http://www.bro.gov.in/
  • Total Marks
    100
  • Total No. of Questions
    100
Eligibilty Criteria

The BRO board also has some other eligibility criteria other than the educational qualifications that the candidates must follow before applying to the recruitment process. They should clear all the eligibility criteria to process further with their application.

Post Eligibility Criteria
MSW – Painter
  • They should clear the proficiency test held by the BRO.
  • They should clear the physical test conducted by the BRO.
  • They should be physically fit as standardized by the BRO guidelines.
MSW – Mess Waiter
  • They should clear the proficiency test held by the BRO.
  • They should also clear the physical test round by the BRO.
  • They should be physically fit as per the standard of the BRO.
Mechanical Transport – Driver They should possess a Class – III driving license for mechanical transport.
Vehicle Mechanic
  • They should clear the proficiency test held by the BRO.
  • They should clear the physical test conducted by the BRO.
  • They should be physically fit as standardized by the BRO guidelines.

BRO Eligibility Criteria – Age Limit

Applicants within a certain age limit can apply for the vacancies given by the BRO.

Post Age Limit
MSW – Painter 18 - 25 Years
MSW – Mess Waiter 18 - 25 Years
Vehicle Mechanic 18 - 27 Years
Mechanic - Driver 18 - 27 Years

BRO Recruitment Age Relaxation

The Border Roads Organization has given some specified age relaxation to the reserved candidates for the job application of various positions under the Ministry of Defense.

Reserved Candidates Age Relaxation
ST/SC Candidates Up to 5 Years
OBC Candidates UP to 3 Years
Exam Pattern

The applicants preparing for the exam or willing to give the exam in the next year should pay attention to the exam pattern of the BRO. The exam pattern is detailed below.

Subjects Time Limit
General Awareness/Knowledge 1 Hour
General English/Hindi
General Mathematics
Analytical Skills
  • Each paper will carry 100 marks
  • The question paper will be set in both English and Hindi language
  • The question paper will be based on both objective and subjective questions.
Syllabus

The syllabus will contain all the topics that will cover each area of the job position. All the candidates are asked to follow the syllabus that is given below.

Subject Topics
General Awareness/Knowledge
  • Budget
  • History
  • Economy
  • India and surrounding countries
  • Scientific Research
  • Culture
  • Politics
  • News on Finance and Economy
  • Current Affairs
  • Countries and Capitals
  • Science
  • Geography
General English
  • Idioms, Phrases
  • Tense
  • Verb
  • Vocabulary
  • Sentence Completion
  • Synonyms and Anonyms
  • Adverb
  • Error Correction
  • Articles
  • Subject Agreement
  • Comprehension
  • Grammar
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Word Formation
General Arithmetic
  • Coded Inequalities
  • Output
  • Coding
  • Decoding
  • Input
  • Puzzle
  • Logical Reasoning
  • Blood Relation
  • Data
  • Alphabetic Test
Analytical Skills
  • Simple Equations
  • Odd Man Out
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Numbers
  • Percentage
  • Areas
  • Indices
  • Profit and Loss
  • Distance
  • Time Problem
  • Ratio
  • Proportion
  • Probability
  • Games
  • Averages
  • Number Problems
  • L.C.M and H.C.M
MSW – Painter
  • Stencil Cutting
  • Drawings
  • Questions on Polishing, Drawing, Painting
  • Types of Paint
  • Storage of Paints
MSW – Mess Waiter
  • Types of Crockery, Food
  • Service Etiquettes
  • Room Maintenance
  • Beverage Serving
Vehicle Mechanic
  • Petrol/Diesel Engine Operation
  • Faults in Engine
  • Maintenance of Engine, Fuel, Brake, Clutch, Chassis
Mechanical Transport - Driver
  • Maintenance of all types of vehicles
  • Rotation of Tyres
  • Traffic Rules
  • Checking of Vehicles
  • Uses of oils
  • Tools

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