BSF HC (RO & RM) PET Admit Card Out | BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022

Robin Singh | Updated On - January, 14 2023

BSF Head Constable RO & RM PET Admit Card

 The BSF Head Constable Admit Card 2023 is now available to download through the official website at Border Security Force (BSF) has released the BSF 2023 Admit Card for the Post of Head Constable. Check out the most recent BSF Admit Card 2023 updates and detailed information here. Events that will take place in the near future, as well as significant official notifications, will be published here immediately.

Direct Link to Download BSF RO RM Admit Card 2023

BSF Head Constable RO & RM Result 2023

The written exam results for the posts of Head Constable for Radio Operator & Radio Mechanic 2022 have been released by the Border Security Force (BSF) on its official website, Candidates who took the OMR-based exam on November 20, 2022, can get the BSF Head Constable (RO & RM) Merit List PDF from this article, which includes the Roll Numbers of Qualified Candidates.

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BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022

BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022 for Radio Operator, and Radio Mechanic (Non-Gazetted) online applications are invited from eligible Indian citizens (Male & Female) for filling the vacancies for the Non-Gazetted & Non-Ministerial posts of Head Constable (Radio Operator) and Head Constable (Radio Mechanic) in Group 'C' on a temporary basis likely to be made permanent in Border Security Force (Common Set-up The positions are all-India in nature, and selected candidates may be posted anywhere in India or abroad. Following the appointment, the candidates will be subject to the BSF Act and Rules. Applications from qualified candidates will only be accepted through the ONLlNE MODE.

BSF Head Constable Exam Date 2022

BSF Head Constable RO and RM exam date is 20 November 2022. The BSF recruitment notification 2022 was released on 17 August 2022 and the applications were started on 20 August 2022.

BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022 | Notification

Border Security Force (BSF) has released the recruitment notification for Head Constable (Radio Mechanic) and Head Constable (Radio Operator) for a total of 1312 Vacancies. The BSF Head Constable 2022 applications were started on 20 August 2022 to 19 September 2022. The exam date of BSF Head Constable is 20 November 2022. Read the full article to know the exam pattern, syllabus, selection process, best book for BSF Head constable 2022. BSF Head Constable RO & RM Official Notification PDF is given below, click on the download button.

BSF Head Constable Recruitment 2022 | Overview

The BSF Recruitment exam 2022 was conducted to recruit Head Constable (RO & RM). The complete overview of the recruitment exam is mentioned below:

Name of organisation Border Security Force (BSF)
Post Head Constable (Radio Operator and Radio Mechanic)
Selection Process Written Exam, PST/PET/Documentation, Medical 
Application Forms Start Date 20th August 2022
Last Date to Apply 19th September 2022
Written Examination Dates 20th Nov 2022 (First Phase)
16th Jan 2023 Onwards (2nd Phase)
15th Feb 2023 Onwards (3rd Phase)
Exam Mode Offline (Pen and Paper Mode)
Final Result Dates First Phase Result Out
Official Website BSF
Qualification 12th Pass Government Jobs

BSF Head Constable 2022 | Application fee

The BSF charges a very small amount from its applicants. The detailed fee structure is shown below:

Category BSF RO Fees
General/OBC/EWS (Males) ₹ 100/-
SC/ST/Female NA

BSF RO RM Salary 2022

The Indian government provides good salaries to BSF RO & RM. The BSF RO RM salary is Rs. 25500 to Rs. 81100.

Post Name Pay Scale
Head Constable (RO & RM) Level-4 in the Pay Matrix (₹ 25500-81100 )

BSF RO RM Vacancies 2022

The recruitment board has released 1312 vacancies for the post of RO and RM combined. Check the category-wise and post-wise vacancies below:

Post Name BSF Vacancy
Head Constable (Radio Operator) 982 (UR-321, EWS-420, SC-131, ST-110)
Head Constable (Radio Mechanic) 330 (UR-43, EWS-61, OBC-100, SC-77, ST-49)
TOTAL 1312

BSF RO RM Important Dates 2022

The BSF recruitment exam phase 1 will be conducted on the 20th of November 2022, the important dates are given below:

Events Dates
Written Exam 20th November 2022
PST, PET, and Documentation 16th January 2023 onwards
Medical Examination 15th February 2023 onwards
Result Date First Phase Result Out

BSF RO RM Eligibility 2022

The BSF head constable RO and RM eligibility criteria consist of age limit, educational eligibility, and physical standards are given below:

BSF RO RM 2022 Age Limit

  • Age Limit for General Category Candidates ➤ Minimum - 18 Years & Maximum - 25 Years
  • Age Limit for OBC Category Candidates ➤ Minimum - 18 Years & Maximum - 28 Years
  • Age Limit for SC & ST Category Candidates ➤ Minimum - 18 Years & Maximum - 30 Years
  • Category-wise age relaxation is below:
Category Age Relaxation
Ex-Serviceman (UR)(after deduction of the Military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.) 3 Years
Ex-Serviceman(OBC)(after deduction of the Military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.) 6 Years
Ex-Serviceman (SC/ST)(after deduction of the Military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.) 8 Years
BSF Serving Constable General- 40
OBC- 43
SC/ST- 45
Serving BSF Constable(General) 40 Years.
Serving BSF Constable(SC/ST) 45 Years.
Serving BSF Constable(OBC) 43 Years.
Central Govt Employees(OBC) 8 Years.
Central Govt. Employees(SC/ST) 10 Years.

BSF RO RM 2022 Educational Eligibility

  1. Head Constable (RO) Education Qualification
    • Matriculation or equivalent from a recognized Board and two years Industrial Training Institute (ITI) Certificate in Radio and Television or, Electronics or, Computer Operator & Programming Assistant or, Data Preparation & Computer Software or, General Electronics or, Data Entry Operator from a recognized Institute. OR
    • Pass in Intermediate or 1ih standard or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics from a recognized Board University, or Institution as a regular student with aggregate 60% marks in PCM subjects.
  2. Head Constable (RM) Education Qualification
    • Operator & Programming Assistant or, Data Preparation & Computer Software or, Electrician or, Fitter or, Info Technology & Electronics System maintenance or, Common Equipment Maintenance or, Computer Hardware or, Network Technician or, Mechatronics or, Data Entry Operator from a recognized Institute OR
    • Pass in Intermediate or 1ih standard or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics from a recognized Board University or Institution as a regular student with aggregate 60% marks in PCM subjects.

BSF RO RM 2022 Physical Eligibility

Sr. No. Category For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
(i) Height 168 Cms 157 Cms
(ii) Weight Proportionate to Height and Age Proportionate to Height and Age
(iii) Chest 80 Cm (85 Cm after expansion) Not applicable

BSF RO RM 2022 Selection Process

The BSF Head Constable exam is conducted in three phases, the detailed selection process is given below:

  • Phase 1 - Written Test (OMR Based)
  • Phase 2 - PST, PET & Documentation
  • Phase 3 - Medical Examination

BSF RO RM Written Exam Pattern

The BSF RO RM phase 1 Exam pattern consists of four subjects namely, Physics , Maths, Chemistry and English & GK, the details are given below:

  • For every multiple-choice question of 2 marks, 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.
  • Total Time Given 2 hours.
  • There will be 100 questions of 2 marks each.
  • Minimum Qualifying Marks
    • General/OBC/EWS - 38 %
    • SC/ST 33%
Section Subjects Total Questions Total Marks Remarks
Part I Physics 40 80 10+2/lntermediate of CBSE/
State Boards of Education.
Part II Chemistry 20 40
Part III Mathematics 20 40
Part IV English & GK 20 40 Current affairs, History,
Geography and General Science
Total 100 200


Shortlisted candidates who have successfully qualified in the OMR-based written test shall be permitted to appear in the next phase i.e. PST/PET and Documentation (Dictation test & Paragraph reading test for HC/RO candidates only). The phase 2 exam details are given below:

PET/ PST for Male Candidates

Test Category Criteria
Preliminary Screening Test Height - 168 cms
Chest - 80 cms (85cms after expansion)
Weight - Proportionate to Height and Age
Physical Efficiency Test i) 1.6 Km race - 6.5 mins
ii) Long Jump - 11 feet in three chances
iii) High Jump - 3.5 feet in three chances

PET/ PST for Female Candidates

Test Category Criteria
Preliminary Screening Test Height - 157 cms
Chest - Not applicable
Weight - Proportionate to Height and Age
Physical Efficiency Test i) 800 m race - 4 mins
ii) Long Jump - 9 feet in three chances
iii) High Jump - 3 feet in three chances

BSF RO Dictation Test

The board will conduct dictation test only for the Head constable RO, the pattern of the dictation test is given below:

  • Qualifying marks for the Dictation test will be 38% for GenerallOBC/EWS and 33% for SC/ST candidates.
  • Both the above OMR-based test and the Dictation test (for HC/RO candidates only) will be mandatory and the Final Merit will be prepared on the marks obtained in these tests.
  • The evaluation/marking system of the dictation test is as under:
    • a) 0.5 Marks will be deducted for each omission/mistake of a single letter.
    • b) 01 Mark will be deducted for each word mistake/omission.
Dictation Test (For HC/RO Candidates Only)
Dictation Test (in English writing) of a minimum of 100 words 50 Marks
Paragraph Reading (To test proficiency in pronunciation and reading of the candidate) Qualifying in nature

BSF RO RM Medical Test

The phase 3 exam is a detailed medical examination of the candidates, all the male and female candidates qualified in the first and second phases will go under detailed medical examination. The validity of the medical examination will be one year.

How to apply for BSF RO RM Recruitment 2022?

Candidates have to follow some simple steps to apply online for the BSF RO RM exam 2022, the steps are mentioned below:

  1. Visit the official website
  2. Scroll down and click on ' Current Recruitment Openings '.
  3. Click on the ' Apply Online 'post of your choice.
  4. Fill in the required details and click ' Submit '.
  5. Pay the exam fee after submit.
  6. Download the application form for future reference.

BSF RO RM Syllabus 2022

The BSF written test consists of four subjects whose syllabus is given in the toggle below:

  • Trigonometry
  • Cartesian System of Rectangular Coordinates
  • Statistics
  • Complex Numbers
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Differentiation
  • Introduction to Three-Dimensional Geometry
  • Straight Lines
  • Applications of Derivatives
  • Indefinite Integrals Binomial Theorem
  • Matrices
  • Determinants
  • Definite Integrals
  • Exponential and Logarithmic Series
  • Sets and Set Theory
  • Probability Function
  • Circles
  • Relations and Functions
  • Logarithms
  • Sequences and Series
  • Conic Sections
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Vectors
  • Limits and Continuity
  • Relativity
  • Atomic
  • Quantum Theory and its Applications
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Electronics
  • Molecular Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Statistical Mechanics
  • Nuclear and Particle Physics
  • Mathematical Methods
  • Classical Mechanics
  • Experimental Physics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Classification of Elements
  • General Organic Chemistry
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Biomolecules
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Alcohols
  • Haloalkanes
  • Aldehydes
  • Phenols
  • Ketones
  • Molecular Structure
  • Chemical Bonding
  • General Chemistry
  • Structure of Atom
  • Electrochemistry
  • Periodicity
  • Solid State
  • Solutions
  • Redox Reactions
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • States of Matter
  • Equilibrium
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Processes of Isolation of Elements
  • Coordination Compounds
  • P, D, F Block Elements
  • Hydrogen
  • D Block Elements
  • Alkali and Alkaline earth metals (S Block)
  • Haloarenes
  • Ethers
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Amines
  • Chemistry in Everyday Life
  • Awards and Authors
  • Flower
  • Defense
  • Culture
  • Religion
  • Languages
  • Capitals
  • Dance
  • Currencies
  • Bird
  • Animal
  • Mountains
  • Ports
  • Winners
  • Terms and Common Names
  • Full forms
  • Soil and Rivers
  • Religion and Dance
  • Heritage and Arts
  • Diseases and Nutrition
  • Wars and Neighbors
  • Inland Harbours
  • Number of Players
  • Abbreviations
  • Discoveries
  • Current Affairs
  • History
  • Important National Facts
  • Heritage and Art
  • Monuments
  • Personalities
  • Freedom Movement
  • Championships
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Completion
  • Spelling Test
  • Error Correction (Underlined Part)
  • Transformation
  • Passage Completion
  • Spotting Errors
  • Substitutes
  • Para Completion
  • Joining Sentences
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Synonyms
  • Sentence Arrangement
  • Substitution
  • Sentence
  • Error Correction (Phrase in Bold)
  • Prepositions
  • Antonyms
  • Fill in the blanks

Best book for BSF Head Constable (RO & RM)

Book Name Publisher Book Link
Practice Set And Solved Paper For the 2023 Exam Agrawal Examcart View Book

BSF Head Constable (RO & RM) | FAQs:

Q1. What is RO in BSF?

Ans. The full form of RO is Radio Operator in BSF. Radio Operator (RO) is a prestigious post under the BSF Head Constable, the vacancies of which are released almost every year.

Q2. What is the salary of a BSF radio operator?

Ans. For experience ranging from 7 to 22 years, the average Border Security Force Radio Operator salary in India is 6.9 Lakhs. The salary range for a Radio Operator at Border Security Force India is between 5.0 Lakhs and 8.0 Lakhs.

Q3. What do radio operators do in BSF?

Ans. Your primary responsibility as a radio operator will be to transmit and receive communications while using radiotelegraph equipment. You must also be capable of operating and maintaining communications and electronic testing equipment.

Q4. What is the exam date of the BSF head constable?

Ans. November 20, 2022

Q5. What is the eligibility for a BSF head constable?

Ans. The eligibility is different for both RO and RM posts, the detailed educational eligibility is given here.