Head Constable (RO/RM) Recruitment 2022: Apply Online, Eligibility Criteria, Important Dates, Application Process, Exam Pattern

For the position of Head Constable (Radio Operator & Radio Mechanic), the Indian Government’s Ministry of Home Affairs is inviting online applications (BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022).

The interested candidate submitted an application form after meeting all requirements. Please read the entire notification before submitting the application form. 2022 BSF Head Constable Hiring

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Important Dates

Starting Date for Online Applications  20 August 2022
Last date to apply online application19 September 2022
Last date  for fee payment19 September 2022

Application Fee

UR / OBC / EWS Candidate  Rs  100/-
Schedule Caste/ Schedule Tribe Candidate  Nil  
Payment Mode  Online

Note: Online payment methods including debit cards, credit cards, internet banking, etc. these modes of payment are acceptable for paying the application fee.

Age Limit

CategoryMinimum AgeMaximum Age
General18 years25years
Other Backward Class18 years28years
Schedule Caste/ Schedule Tribe18 years30years

Note: Age will be calculated on the basis of 19 September 2022

Vacancy Detail

The Border Security Force has officially announced the recruitment of head constable radio operator and head constable radio mechanic positions.

Interested candidates must submit an application through the BSF’s official website. From August 20, 2022, eligible candidates can submit an online application.

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CategoryHead Constable (Radio Operator)Head Constable (Radio Mechanic)

Educational Qualification

Head Constable (Radio Operator)

Candidate should have completed high school or its equivalent from a recognized board, as well as a two-year Industrial Training Institute (ITI) Certificate in Radio and Television, Electronics, Computer Operator & Programming Assistant, Data Preparation & Computer Software, General Electronics, or Data Entry Operator from a recognized Institute.

Or, The candidate should have completed their intermediate or 12th, or the equivalent, with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 60 percent in the PCM stream from a recognized board, university, or institution.

Head Constable (Radio Mechanic)

Candidate should have completed high school or its equivalent from a recognized board, as well as two years of Industrial Training Institute (ITI) training in Radio and Television, General Electronics, Computer Operator & Programming Assistant, Data Preparation & Computer Software, Electrician or Fitter, Info Technology & Electronics System Maintenance, Computer Hardware or Network Technician, Mechatronics or Data Entry Operator.

Or, Candidates must have completed their intermediate or 12th grade in physics, chemistry, and mathematics with a minimum of 60% in PCM  from a recognized board, university, or institution.

Physical Requirement

The following are the physical measurements needed to apply for the position of Head Constable (HC) in the Border Security Force (BSF) in 2022.

Details Male Female
Category Gen/OBC/SC ST Gen/OBC/SC ST
Height 168 162.5 157 154
Chest 80-85 76-81 NA NA
Running     1.6 km run in 6.5 minutes 800 Meters Run in 04 minutes

Note: Candidates from the ST, Naga, Mizo, and candidates from hilly areas would all receive the necessary reservation benefit.

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Selection Process

The following stages are included in the BSF Head Constable (HC), Radio Operator (RO), and Radio Mechanic (RM) Recruitment Process in 2022:

  1. Written Examination
  2. Physical Efficiency and Measurement Test (PE&MT)
  3. Document Verification
  4. Medical Examination

A screening test will be taken in offline mode at the first level. Shortlisted candidates for Phase II will be those who pass the written exam.

Candidates must complete a Physical Efficiency Test (PET/PST) and submit documents during this round. Only those applicants who pass the paperwork phase will qualify for the PET. Male and female applicants will have different PET parameters.

Phase III requires the Phase II shortlisted candidates to appear. It will start with a descriptive (written) test and end with a dictation test.

Candidates who were provisionally chosen following phase III will now be contacted to schedule a final medical examination. A final merit list will be created based on the results of their thorough medical checkup and their descriptive test scores. Finally, chosen applicants will receive a joining letter.

Exam Pattern for BSF Head Constable Recruitment: Phase I

The phase I written exam, also known as the screening examination, has the following pattern:

There will be a single test conducted for both the HC (RO) and HC (RM) posts.

  • Exam Mode: Offline Exam (OMR Based test)
  • Question Type: (Multiple Choice Question)
  • Exam Time: Three hours
  • Total No. Of Questions: 100
  • Total Marks: 200
  • Negative marking: For each incorrect response, 0.05 will be deducted.
  • Question papers will be provided in both the languages Hindi and English.
  • The question paper will be subdivided into four sections.
PartSubjectNo. of questionsMaximum marks
Part IPhysics4080
Part IIMathematics2040
Part IIIChemistry2040
Part IVEnglish & GK2040
Total 100200

How to Apply For the Post of BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022

Follow all of the instructions listed below if you want to know how to apply. You should have all of your documents with you while filling out an online application.

  • Go to https://rectt.bsf.gov.in/ to access the official webpage.
  • On the homepage, select “Recruitment.”
  • The “Apply Online” option is now available.
  • Click “Apply Online” and fill out all the required information in the Application form.
  • Online payment is accepted.
  • Take a printout of the application form as a record.


Q.1. When will the application process for the BSF Head Constable (RO & RM) Recruitment start?

Ans. On August 20, 2022, BSF Head Constable (RO & RM) Recruitment Application Process will start.

Q.2. What is the deadline for BSF Head Constable (RO & RM) Recruitment applications in 2022?

Ans. The 19th of September 2022 is the deadline for BSF Head Constable (RO & RM) Recruitment.

Q.2. How to apply for BSF Head Constable (HC) 2022?

Ans. Apply online at https://rectt.bsf.gov.in/ for the BSF HC Recruitment 2022.

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