Somatirtha Purohit

The Border Security Force (BSF) has invited online applications for the recruitment of Constable (Tradesman).

Interested candidates can apply for the posts online by visiting the official website at

The last date to apply for the post is March 12.

BSF Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 1,284

Male: 1,220

  • Constable(Cobbler): 22

  • Constable(Tailor) : 12

  • Constable(Cook): 456

  • Constable(Water Carrier): 280

  • Constable(Washer Man): 125

  • Constable(Barber): 57

  • Constable(Sweeper): 263

  • Constable(Waiter): 5

Female: 64

  • Constable(Cobbler): 1

  • Constable(Tailor): 1

  • Constable(Cook): 24

  • Constable(Water Carrier): 14

  • Constable(Washer Man): 7

  • Constable(Barber): 3

  • Constable(Sweeper): 14     

Educational Qualification

For being eligible to apply for the posts, the candidate must have passed Matriculation or equivalent from a recognised Board.      

Age Limit

The age of candidate must be between 18 years and 25 years as on the closing date of online applications. 

Relaxable in respect of the candidates for SC/ ST/ OBC and other special categories of personnel in accordance with the instructions issued by the central government from time to time.

Physical Standards


Male: 165 Cms, Female: 155 Cms


Male only: 75 Cms (80 cms after expansion)


The weight should be corresponding to height and age.

Pay Scale

After being selected aspirants will be paid under the Pay Matrix Level-3, Pay scale Rs 21,700 – Rs 69,100 and other allowances as admissible to central government employees from time to time.

How To Apply

  • Visit the official website at

  • Enter personal information and other details

  • Upload all required documents

  • Pay the application fees

  • Click on submit to finish the application process

  • Download and take a printout of the application form for future purposes.