The exam pattern is given below:
BSF Physical Standard Test and Physical Efficiency Test 2022
At the very beginning of the recruitment process, candidates will be asked to go through the height bar, and thereby, candidates with lesser height will get eliminated and will not be allowed to participate in further process of recruitment. Those candidates who qualify for the height bar will be subject to the Physical Efficiency Test (PET) which will be as under
||5 Kilometers race to be completed within 24 minutes.
||1.6 Kilometers race to be completed within 8.30 minutes
BSF Trade Test 2022
The candidates who qualify in the PST, PET & Documentation will be put through the respective Trade Test. Each candidate will be allowed to appear for one trade test only. The Trade Test will be qualifying in nature and it will not carry any marks. The requisite skill/qualification for each trade are as follows:
||Desired Skill/ Parameters
||Polishing of shoes, handling tools, cutting of leather, repair & stitching of shoes
||Measuring persons, cutting of cloth, and stitching of uniform.
||Cooking of Chapatti & Rice, cooking of vegetable/Dal/Sambhar/Idli, etc. for 100 men, cooking of meat/fish/egg/kheer
||Washing of utensils, kneading of Atta for making chapattis for about 100 men and cutting of vegetables, etc
||Washing of clothes, Ironing of Khaki, Cotton uniform, woolen, and TC uniform.
||Handling of tools, haircutting, and shaving
||Sweeping, cleaning of toilets and bathroom, etc
||Handling tools, cutting of wood, fitting, polishing, and finishing of materials.
||Knowledge of colors, paints, shades, painting of sign Boards, painting and drawing/knowledge of spray Painting for motor vehicles.
||Knowledge of AC & DC, new electric fitting, Rectification of faults.
||Knowledge of drawing materials, papers enlargement, sketching and plan drawing, etc.
||Hygiene/sanitation, servicing of foods, and allied matters.
||Plantations, maintenance of plants, knowledge of Seeds and their sewing seasons, fertilizer and manures, etc
BSF Written Examination 2022
Successful candidates in the first phase of the examination, namely PST, PET, Documentation, and Trade Test, will be invited to appear in the second phase of the examination, comprising the Written Examination, which will be conveyed to the candidates by E-Mail address/ SMS for call letters online.
|Mode of Exam
|No. of sections
|Name of the Sections
- General Awareness/ General Knowledge
- Knowledge of elementary mathematics
- Analytical aptitude and ability to observe the distinguished patterns
- Basic knowledge of the candidates in English or Hindi
|Questions in each section
|Maximum marks in each section
|Duration of examination
||2 hours (120 minutes)
|Maximum number of marks
- 35% for General Category/ EWS and Ex-Servicemen
- 33% for SC/ST/OBC
||OMR Based on MCQ questions
BSF Medical Examination
The candidates who qualify for all the above stages i.e. PST, PET, Documentation, Trade Test and Written Test will be put through Detailed Medical Examination (DME) which will be carried out by the Medical Board of Officers to assess their physical & medical fitness.