Border Security Force (BSF)- Recruitment of 196 Constable (General Duty) Male/ Female against Sports Quota. Last Dt. 29/10/2017 (13/11/2017)


Border Security Force (BSF) is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 196 posts ofConstable in the following discipline- Archery, Aquatic, Athletics / Cross Country, Basketball, Boxing, Equestrian, Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Kabaddi, Polo, Shooting, Tae-kwondo, Volleyball, Water Sport, Weightlifting. Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF below) along with testimonials. Recruitment against Sport Quota 2017-18. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —

No. of Vacancies: 196 Nos.


Discipline wise vacancies:

i) Archery- 07 posts (Male-04, Female-03)
ii) Aquatic (Swimming, Driving & Water Polo)- 20 posts (Male-11, Female-09)
iii) Athletics/ Cross Country- 32 posts (Male-16, Female-16)
iv) . Basketball- 06 posts (Male)
v). Boxing- 10 posts (Male-06, Female-04)
vi). Equestrian- 03 posts(Male)
vii). Football- 08 posts (Male)
viii). Gymnastics- 05 posts (Male)
ix). Handball- 06 posts (Male)
x). Hockey- 08 posts (Male)
xi). Judo- 09 posts (Male-04, Female-05)
xii). Kabaddi- 07 posts (Male)
xiii). Polo- 01 post (Male)
xiv). Shooting- 14 posts (Male-14, Female-14)
xv). Tae-kwondo- 08 posts (Male)
xvi). Volleyball- 09 posts (Male)
xvii). Water Sports (Kayaking, Canoeing & Rowing)- 11 posts (Male-06, Female-05)
xviii). Weightlifting- 13 posts (Male-08, Female-05)
xix). Wrestling (Free Style & Greco Roman)- 19 posts (Male-12, Female-07)


Educational Qualification: Matriculation or 10th class pass from a recognized Board/ University.


Sports Eligibility:
Sportsperson who have represented a State or the country in the National or International competition in any of the games/ sports mentioned above.
Sportsperson who have represented their University in the Inter-University Tournaments conducted by the Inter-University Sports Board in any of the sports/games mentioned above.
Sportsperson of merit who have represented State Schools Team in National Sports/ Games for Schools conducted by the All India School Games Federation in any of the games/ sports mentioned above.
Sportsperson who have been awarded National Awards in Physical Efficiency under National Physical Efficiency Drive.


Age Limit: Minimum-18 years and maximum-23 years as on 01/08/2017.


Consolidated Pay: Rs.21700/- per month.


Physical Standards (For all above posts):
(i) Male Candidates: Height — 170 cms; Chest (unexpanded) — 80 cms; Chest (expanded) — 85 cms, Weight: As per age and height.
(ii) Female Candidates: Height — 157 cms,  Weight: As per age and height.

Cut-off in Physical Standards: For candidates belonging to certain categories/ communities or of certain States/Areas; the cut-off in such candidate’s Height/ Chest’s measurement will be as per Govt. norms. Please see officially released advertisement for more details.

Candidates must not have knock knee, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes and should possess high colour vision. They must be in good mental and bodily health and free from any physical defect likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Physical Standard Test, Trials in respective sports discipline and Medical Examination.
Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Border Security Force (BSF) —


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF file below) along with attested copies of testimonials in support of Educational Qualification, Caste, Age, Experience certificate (if applicable) and any other relevant documents


Last Date and Address: The duly filled Application form along with enclosures should reach at the following address — The Commandant, 32 BN BSF, HISAR, Post Office – Sirsa Road, District – Hisar, Haryana-125011, on or before 29/10/2017 (13/11/2017 for candidates residing in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Ladakh Division of Jammu & Kashmir State, Lahaul-Spiti District and Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep)


Above given information are in brief. Before applying for the vacancies, please go through the officially released Advertisement
Official website of Border Security Force (BSF) —
For Advt., See following PDF file — Download PDF.
For Application Format, See following PDF file — Download Application Form.