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No.A.3/Pers(Rectt)/PMS-12/BSF/2012/ Government of India Ministry of Home Affairs Directorate General Border Security Force (Personnel Directorate : Recrutement Section) (ADVERTISEMENT) Applications are invited from male/female Indian citizens for appointment to various posts of Para Medical staff Group B & C (combatised) in Border Security Force, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India in the pay scale as mentioned against each post plus DA & other allowances as admissible from time to time. The posts are temporary but likely to become permanent. Selected candidates are liable to be governed by BSF Act and Rules. Name of Post Gen/ UR a) ASI (PharmacistQualified) 00 Vacancies SC ST OBC Tot al 13 12 06 31 20-30 Years (The crucial date for determining the age limit shall be the closing date for receipt of applications from candidates) Age Pay Band Plus Grade Pay Education Qualification

b) Assistant Sub Inspector (Lab Technician)






i) 10+2 or equivalent ii) Diploma in Pharmacy from any recognized Institution of the Central or a State Govt. for which the period of Training in two years followed by an internship of which the practical training shall not be less than five hundred hours spread over a period of not less than three months. Provided that not less than two hundred and fifty hours are devoted to actual dispensing of prescriptions. iii) Possessing the qualifications under Section 31 & 32 of the Pharmacy Act, 1948 and registered under Section 33 of the said Act. BSc Plus Diploma/Certificate in Medical Laboratory Technology from a recognized Institution of Central or State Government.

Band Pay Rs. 5200-20200/- Grade Pay- 2800/-

18-23 Years (The crucial date for determining the age limit shall be the closing date for receipt of applications from candidates) c) CT (Masalchi) 01 00 01 00 02 (a) Pass in Matriculation or equivalent from a recognized Board; (b) (i) Two years work experience in respective trades; Or (ii) One year Certificate Course from a recognized Industrial Training Institute or Vocational Institute with at least one year experience in the trade; or (iii) Two years Diploma from recognized Industrial Training Institute in the trade or similar trade. (c) Must qualify the trade test. Note:Multi-skilled candidates will be given preference. Matriculation or equivalent from a recognized Board with knowledge of Cycling. Band Pay Rs. 5200-20200/- Grade Pay- 2000/-

d) CT (Table Boy)






e) CT(Peon)






(Vacancies are subject to change) 2. AGE RELAXATION a) Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST and 03 years for OBC candidates for all posts. b) Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for candidates already in Government service holding posts which are in the same line or in allied cadre in accordance with the instructions issued by the Central Government from time to time. c) Relaxation in upper age limit of 05 years shall also be admissible to those candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu and Kashmir during the period from 01 Jan 1980 to 31 Dec1989. Such candidates belonging to State of Jammu and Kashmir claiming age relaxation should produce a certificate obtained from the District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction they had ordinarily resided or from authorized designated in this behalf by the Govt. of J&K. n d) The relaxation in upper age limit of 05 years shall also be admissible to the children and dependent family members of those who were killed in the communal riots of the year 1984 and Gujrat of the year 2002. For getting this benefit, children and dependent family members of those killed in the riots should produce a certificate obtained from the District Magistrate within whose jurisdiction they had ordinarily resided or from authorized designated in this behalf by the concerned State Govt.



Candidates should note that the Date of Birth as recorded in the Matriculation/Secondary Examination Certificate or an equivalent certificate only available on the closing date of submission of application will be accepted for determining the age eligibility and no subsequent request for its change will be considered or granted.


PHYSICAL STANDARDS (i) For the post of ASI (Pharmacist) & ASI (Lab Technician Height Chest Unexpended Expended 76 Cms Not Applicable 81 Cms

Male Female

165 Cms, 150 Cms

(a) Visual standard should be 6/6 to right eye and 6/12 left eye or 6/9 both eye without optical device. (b) The candidates must not have knock knees, flat foot, varicose vein or squint in eyes and they should possess high colour vision. The candidates will be tested for colour vision by Ishaharas test as well Edrich-Green Lantern Test. 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. (ii) For the post of CT (Masalchi) ,CT (Table Boy) & CT(Peon)
Male & Female Height Chest Unexpended 78 Cms
Not Applicable

All other states & Union Territories

167.5Cms (Male) 157 Cms(Female)

Expended 83 Cms

For all ST candidates

162.5 Cms(Male) 150 Cms(Female)

76 Cms
Not Applicable

81 Cms

The minimum height of candidates falling in the 165 Cms(Male) categories of Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, 155 Cms(Female) Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to the States of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, State of Jammu and Kashmir will be

78 Cms
Not Applicable

83 Cms

(a) Vision Minimum distant vision should be 6/6 and 6/9 of both eyes without correction (i.e. without wearing glasses). (b) Must pass high grade colour vision test. Must not have knock-knees, flat feet or squint in eyes. Must not have any defect or deformity which likely to interfere with the efficient performance of the duties.


Weight should be proportionate to height for all above advertised posts NOTE-I: Relaxation in height and chest (as the case may be) as mentioned above will be permissible only on production of certificate in the proforma as prescribed issued by the District authorities where they ordinarily reside(s). Those candidates who are declared not qualified in Physical Standards, i.e height and chest, may prefer an appeal immediately at the venue of the PST itself, if they so desire, to the appellate authority present on the PST/PET ground. The decision of the appellate authority will be final and no further appeal or representation in this regard will be entertained.



SELECTION PROCEDURE The event-wise selection procedure for all the advertised posts will be as follows:a) b) c) Documentation Physical Measurement as per prescribed physical standard. Physical Efficiency Test (in qualifying nature):For the posts of ASI (Pharmacist-Qfd), ASI (Lab Technician), CT (Masalchi), CT (Table Boy) and CT (Peon) Event 1 Km Run Long Jump High Jump Male 06 Minutes 09 Feet 3 feet 6 Inches Female 08 Minutes 07 Feet 03 feet Max 03 Attempts Max 03 Attempts Remarks

Note (for female candidates only):Pregnancy at the time of Physical Efficiency Test (PET) will be a disqualification and pregnant female candidate will be rejected. However if any such candidate who as a result of tests at the time of medical examination, is found to be pregnant of twelve weeks standing or over shall be declared temporarily unfit and her appointment will be held in abeyance until the confinement is over. e) Written Examination:(i) Syllabus for the post of ASI (Pharmacists -Qualified) Part-I Part-II Pharmaceutics Pharmaceutical Chemistry Pharmacognosis -100 Mks

General Knowledge and Numerical aptitude -25 Marks -25 Marks

Part-III Human Anatomy Physiology Pathology Part-IV Basic Nursing Health Education (ii) Syllabus for the post ASI (Lab Technician) Part-I Part-II Part-III -100 Mks -25 Marks -25 Marks

General Knowledge and numerical aptitude -25 Marks Human Anatomy & Physiology -25 Marks -50 Marks Bio Chemistry Microbiology including immunology Hematology & Blood Banking Histopathology including clinical pathology & molecular biology Laboratory management Parasitology, Serology & Virology


Syllabus for the post of CT (Masalchi), CT (Peon) & CT (Table Boy)

-50 Mks

Part-I Part-II Part-III Part-IV

General Knowledge, General awareness including Environmental sanitation. General Intelligence & Reasoning Elementary Mathematics English/Hindi (Comprehension & Essay Writing)

-15 Marks -15 Marks -10 Marks -10 Marks

Note (i) (a) For the post of ASI (Pharmacist-Qualified) & ASI (Lab Technician) There will be one composite paper each for the above mentioned posts for two hours duration consisting of above mentioned parts having questions of OBJECTIVE TYPE WITH MULTIPLE CHOICE carrying one mark each.

(b) For the post of CT (Masalchi), CT (Peon) and CT (Table Boy) There will be one composite paper each for the above mentioned posts for one hour duration consisting of above mentioned posts. The questions for Part- I, II and III will be objective type with multiple choices carrying one mark each. (c) Qualifying Marks for all posts (i) The minimum qualifying marks of Written test for General & OBC Category is 45% and for SC/ST Category is 40%. Candidates are not permitted to use Mobile Phone, Calculator or any other electronic/electrical device for answering any paper (Test Booklets). Candidates must not therefore, bring Mobile Phone, Calculator or any other electronic electrical device inside the Examination premises. Possession of these items, whether in use or not, will be considered as use of unfair means in the Examination and appropriate action will be taken by the department against such candidates, as per extant policy of the department.


(d) Interview (50 Marks) Candidates who secure minimum qualifying marks in the written examination will be allowed to appear for the interview. f) Medical Examination- Candidates who secure minimum qualifying marks in the interview will be subject to medical examination so as to assess their fitness for appointment in BSF as per laid down standards. The medical examination will be held immediately after completion of interview at the respective centres.


SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION AND PREPARATION OF BD/PO Candidates willing to appear at any one of the centres mentioned below may apply on the following address of respective centres:-

Name of Centre

Centre Code

Name of Recruiting IPO/BD to be prepared in Agencies/Application favour of /payable at bank receiving centres with Address Frontier HQ BSF Srinagar, IG BSF Srinagar SBI Sanatnagar, Indl Estates, Barzulla, Srinagar, Code No. Srinagar (J&K) 1527 Frontier HQ BSF Jammu, IG BSF Jammu SBI Jammu Paloura Camp, Jammu Code No. 0657 or PNB (J&K)-181124 Jammu Frontier HQ BSF Punjab, IG BSF Punjab Ftr SBI Jalandhar Cantt (Punjab) Pin- BSF Campus Jalandhar, Code 144006 No. 6596

Srinagar (J&K)






Gandhi Nagar 014 Frontier HQ BSF Gujarat, PO- CRPF Group Centre Chiloda Road, Gandhinagar, Gujarat-382042 Frontier HQ BSF Rajasthan, PO- BSF Campus Mandore Road, Jodhpur (Rajasthan)342026 Frontier HQ BSF North Bengal, PO-Kadamtala, Siliguri, Distt-Darjeeling (WB), Pin-734011 Frontier HQ BSF South Bengal, 2-B, Lord Sinha Road, Kolkata (WB)-700071 Frontier HQ BSF M&C, POArunachal, Distt-Cachar (Assam)-788025 Frontier HQ BSF AM, POUmpling, Distt-East Khasi Hills, Shillong (Meghalaya)793006 Frontier HQ BSF Tripura, PO-Salbagan, Agartala (Tripura)-799012 TC&S, BSF, Meru Camp, Hazaribagh, Jharkhand825317 CSWT BSF Indore, Bijasan Road, Indore (MP) IG BSF Gujarat SBI GC CRPF Gandhinagar, Code No. 6825 IG BSF Rajasthan, SBI Jodhpur, Code No. 0659





IG BSF North Bengal SBI Siliguri, Code No. 0184



Silchar, Imphal


IG BSF South Bengal SBI Service Branch Kolkata, Code No. 8554 IG BSF M&C Frontier, SBI New Silchar, Code No. 5922 IG BSF Shillong, SBI Laitumkhrah, Code No. 2081



Agartala, Tripura


IG BSF Tripura, SBI Salbagan, Code No. 4570







Ftr HQ Bangalore


Tekanpur, Gwalior Ftr HQ Malda



DIG TC&S BSF Hazaribagh, SBI Meru Camp, Code No. 2922 DIG CSWT BSF Indore, SB BSF Campus Indore, Code No. 4581 Commandant 25 Bn BSF, Commandant 25 Bn BSF Chhawla Camp, PO-Chhawla SBI Najafgarh, A.D.B., Code Najafgarh, New Delhi-71 No. 1419 (Under IG HQ FHQ) Frontier HQ BSF Bangalore, IG BSF Bangalore SBI PO : Yelahanka, Bangalore, AFS Yelahanka, Code No. Karnataka-56p0064 2187 BSF Academy Tekanpur, PO- IG & Director BSF Tekanpur, Gwalior (MP)- Academy Tekanpur SBI 475005 Tekanpur, Code No. 8284 Frontier HQ BSF Malda, PO- IG BSF Malda SBI Narayanpur, Dt-Malda, West Magalbari, Code No. 12416 Bengal-732144


EXAMINATION FEES FOR ALL POSTS (a) The male candidates applying for the Recruitment should enclose a Postal Order or

Bank Draft for Rs.50/- as examination fee to be drawn as per details given at above para. SC/ST and Female Candidates are exempted from the examination fee. (b) Fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances. 7. GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS (a) The application form (Annexure A) must be filled by the candidate in his/her own handwriting / typewritten. Correction, if any, should be legible and attested by the candidate. Applications, which are not on prescribed format or not accompanied by the required enclosures or incomplete or defective shall be summarily rejected. No representation or correspondence regarding such rejection shall be entertained under any circumstances. Applications received after closing date and any enquiry in this regard will not be entertained by the Selection Board. The envelope containing the application must be superscripted in bold letters as APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF ASSTT. SUB INSPECTOR (PHARMACIST) / ASSTT SUB INSPECTOR (LAB TECHNICIAN)/ CONSTABLE (MASALCHI)/CONSTABLE (TABLE BOY)/CONSTABLE (PEON) as the case may be. Candidate serving in Government/Semi Government/Public Sector undertakings should apply through proper channel. No objection certificate from their employer will be required to be submitted at the time of personal interview. Candidates are not required to submit any original certificates in support to their claims. They should ensure they fulfill all the eligibility conditions for admission to the tests and interview. If on verification at a later stage it is found that they do not fulfill any of the eligibility conditions, their candidature will be cancelled by the Selection Board. Candidates are informed that written examination is only a preliminary test for screening and short listing. No result of any of the tests will be supplied to the candidates and no correspondence will be entertained by the Board in this regard. All eligible candidates who apply in response to this advertisement before the closing date will be assigned Registration/Roll Numbers. They will be communicated through Admit Cards for appearing in the selection process. The recruitment board shall not be liable for any claim arising out of any injury etc. suffered during the tests. The decision of the recruitment board shall be final in all matters connected with this recruitment The candidates called for interview and detailed medical examination will not be paid any TA/DA. However, under the provisions contained in GOIs Order No. 4 below SR 132 relating to the grant of traveling allowance to SC/ST candidates called for interview (Group C and D advertised posts) recruitment authority can reimburse second class actual railway fare or Bus fare chargeable by the shortest










route from Railway Station/Bus stand nearest to their normal place of residence or from which they actually performed the journey, whichever nearer to the place of interview and back to the same station, provided that the fare of the first 30 Kms in both cases (i.e. rail or road) is borne by the candidates and the re-imbursement restricted to the fare in respect of the balance of distance exceeding 30 Kms both ways. Extra charges if any incurred for reservation seat/sleeper berth in the train, will not be reimbursed to the candidates.


The decision of the selection board with regard to the matters connected with this recruitment will be final in all respects. Success in the interview confers no right to appointment unless the department is satisfied after medical examination and such enquiry as may be considered necessary that the candidate is suitable in all respects for appointment to the service/post. The appointment will be subject to the conditions that the candidates are medically as well as physically fit. The selected candidates will have to undergo Basic Training at any of the Training Institutions of BSF. The services of those candidates who fail to complete the training successfully are liable to be terminated. Before applying, candidates in their own interest are advised to go through the detailed instructions contained in this notice carefully. This notice and specimen of the application is also available on the BSF Web Site An employee serving in the same rank and pay grade will not be entitled to apply for said post. On behalf of Govt. of India, selection committee reserves its right to reject or accept the candidature of any applicant at any stage Selected candidates will be liable to serve anywhere in Union of India or abroad. Candidates seeking reservation benefits for SC/ST/OBC must ensure that they are entitled to such reservation as per eligibility prescribed in the Notice. They should also be in possession of the certificates in the format prescribed by Government of India in support of their claim at the time of application. Candidate will be governed by BSF Act and Rules and as amended from time to time. The NEW RESTRUCTURED DEFINED CONTRIBUTION PENSION SYSTEM applicable for the new entrants to the Central govt. service w.e.f. Jan 2004 will also be applicable. Wherever applicable, the candidates must indicate/write the answer either in Hindi or in English or vice versa. If answers are indicated/written partly in Hindi and partly in English and vice versa, the answer script will not be evaluated and the candidate will be awarded zero marks.






(r) (s)




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CHECK LIST i) ii) iii) iv) Matriculation or equivalent certificate as proof of age. Proof of education. Caste certificate in case of SC/ST candidates. (Annexure B) Candidates seeking reservation as OBC is required to submit a certificate in prescribed proforma mentioned in DOP&T OM No. 36033/94-Estt (Res) dated 02/07/97 (copy enclosed as Annexure C) regarding his/her OBC status and non-creamy layer status issued by an authority mentioned in DOP&T Office Memorandum No.36012/22/93-Estt.(SCT), dated 15 Nov93. In order to ensure that candidates not eligible to get reservation, do not seek reservation, a declaration, in addition to certificate by the competent authority, may be obtained from the candidates seeking reservation as OBC as per proforma enclosed as AnnexureC1. Copy of certificate in support of claim for Adivasi/Mizos/Nagas (copy enclosed as Annexure D). NOC in case of candidates serving in Central/State Govt/Public Sector Undertaking. Two latest identical passport size photographs duly attested by a Gazetted Officer (one on application form and other on admit card). Two self addressed envelops with Rs. 27/- postage stamps duly affixed on both envelops. Application and Admit card duly signed by the candidate.






sd/xxxx (Brajesh Kumar) Commandant (Rectt)

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Annexure A APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF ASSTT. SUB INSPECTOR (PHARMACIST) /ASSTT SUB INSPECTOR (LAB TECHNICIAN)/CONSTABLE (MASALCHI)/CONSTABLE (TABLE BOY)/ CONSTABLE (PEON)-2012 (This form should be filled in by the candidate in his own handwriting neatly and legibly in block letters. It should be completed in all respects and should be accompanied by certified copies of testimonials. A copy of recent passport size photograph should also be pasted on the application at the space provided for the purpose. Incomplete application will not be entertained and will be summarily rejected). Registration No.______________________ (To be filled by office) . ROLL NO______________________ (To be filled by office) Paste here recent passport size photograph duly attested by a GO

POST APPLIED FOR ___________________________________

1. 2. 3

Full Name in Capital letters (Surname, if any first) Father/Husband name Date of Birth (According to Christian era as recorded in the Matriculation or equivalent certificate) Permanent Address with Mobile No.

: ___________________________________ : ___________________________________ : In words ___________________________ : In figures ___________________________ : ___________________________________ ____________________________________ ____________________________________



Correspondence address with Mobile No And E-Mail Address (if available)

: ___________________________________ ____________________________________ ____________________________________

6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11.


: ___________________________________

Religion(Hindu/Muslim/Sikh/Christian etc) : ___________________________________ Category (General/OBC/SC/ST) Sex (Male/Female) Marital Status Visible Identification Marks : ___________________________________ : ___________________________________ : ___________________________________ : ___________________________________

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12. 13. Educational qualification Professional qualification : ___________________________________ : ___________________________________ courses starting from

14. Details of examinations passed including professional Matriculation/School leaving certificate onwards: Name of School Name of recognized Board/ Examination University of Examinations passed.

Division/ Class obtained

Percentage of marks obtained


Particulars of present employment if any, with post and personal number/ department etc. List of enclosures

: ___________________________________ ____________________________________ : ___________________________________ ____________________________________ ____________________________________


DECLARATION I hereby declare that entries made in this form as above are true and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief. In the event of any information being found false or incorrect or ineligibility being detected before or after interview, my candidature may be cancelled and all my claims for recruitment will be forfeited.

Station: Date :

Signature of the applicant

NOTE:i) The candidate shall produce the original certificates at the time of interview. Nonproduction of certificates shall be a disqualification. ii) Candidate in service must submit their application through proper channel with the certificate duly signed by their employer stating their willingness to release them from service in the BSF in case they are selection.

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Directorate General Border Security Force (Personnel Directorate : Recruitment Section) Admit card for the various posts of Para Medical Staff in BSF - 2012 Paste here recent passport size photograph duly attested by a GO : : : : _______________________________ _______________________________ _______________________________ _______________________________ _______________________________ _______________________________

Registration No.__________________ Roll No._________________________

1. 2. 3. 4.

Name of candidate Father/husbands name Date of birth Postal Address with Mobile No.





Personal mark of identification

_______________________________ ______________________________


Applied for the post of


Signature of the candidate

(To be filled by the office) 8. Centre of examination : ______________________________


Date of examination


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This is to certify that ________________________________________________ Son of____________________________________ District/Division Resident of village State



__________________ belong to the _________________ community which is recognized Scheduled Caste/Tribe under Constitution (Scheduled Castes) under 1950 the constitution

(Schedule Tribes) order 1950/ the Constitution of Scheduled castes ( Part C states ) order 1951. Shri_________________________________ and / or his family ordinarily reside (s) in the______________________________ District/Division of the ________________ State.

Dated ___________

District Magistrate/ Deputy Commissioner

Note :(i) of The term ordinarily reside used here will have the same meaning as in section 20 the representation of the people Act 1950. (i) Where the certificate are issued by Gazetted Officer of the Union Govt or state Governments. They should be in the same form but countersigned by the District Magistrate or Deputy Commissioner ( Certificate issued by the Gazetted Officers and attested by District Magistrate/Deputy Commissioner are not sufficient)

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ANNEXURE C FORM OF CERTIFICATE TO BE PRODUCED BY OTHER BACKWARD CLASSES APPLYING FOR APPOINTMENT TO THE POST UNDER GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (G.I. Dept. of Per.& Trg, O.M. No. 35033/28/94-Estt(SCIO, dated 23-11-1995) This is certify that ___________________________son of _________________________ of Village_________________________District/Division__________________________________ in the_____________________ State_____________________ belongs to the

________________ community which is recognized as a Backward Class, under:(i) Government of India, Ministry of Welfare, Resolution No. 12011/68/93BCC, dated the 10th September, 1993 published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section I, No . 186, dated the 13th September, 1993. (ii) Government of India, Ministry of Welfare, Resolution No. 12011/9/94BCC, dated 19-10-1994, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part I, Section I, No. 163, dated 20-10-1994. (iii) Registration No. 12011/1/95 BCC dated 24th May, 1995, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part 1, Section 1, No. 88 dated 25-5-1995. Shri ______________________ and/or his family ordinarily reside(s) in the ______________District/Division of the _______________State. This is also to certify that he/she does not belong to the persons/sections (Creamy layer) mentioned in Column 3 of the Schedule to the Government of India, Department of Personnel and Training, O.M. No. 36012/22/93-Estt (SCT), dated 8-9-1993.

District Magistrate/ Deputy Commissioner,etc. Dated : SEAL * Strike out whichever is not applicable.

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I, ___________________________Son / Daughter of Shri ________________________ Resident of village/town/city____________________________

district_______________________ State_____________________ hereby declare that I belong to the__________________ community which is recognized as a backward class by the Government of India for the purpose of reservation in services as pr orders contained in DOP&T OM No. 36012/22/93-Estt.(SCT) dated 08.9.93. It is also declared that I do not belong to persons/sections (Creamy Layer) mentioned in column 3 of the Schedule to the above referred Office Memorandum dated 08.9.93.

Signature of the applicant (OBC Candidate)

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____________________________ is permanent resident of village________________________ Tehsil/Taluka________________ District______________ of ________________State.


It is further certified that :-

*Residents of entire area mentioned above are considered as (Garhwal,Kumaouni, Dogras, Marathas, Sikkimies) for relaxation in height and chest measurement for recruitment in the Para Military forces of the Union of India. *He belongs to Himachal Pradesh/Leh & Laddakh/Kashmir Valley/North Eastern States and is considered for relaxation in height and chest measurement for recruitment in the Para Military forces of Union of India.

*He belongs to __________________ Tribals/Adivasis Community and is considered for relaxation in height and chest measurement for recruitment in the Para military forces of the Union of India.

Dated : Place : Signature District Magistrate/ Sub Divisional Magistrate/Tehsildar

* Delete whichever is not applicable.