BSF Head Constable (HC) 2019 Syllabus & Exam Pattern PDF

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BSF Head Constable (HC) Exam syllabus 2019

Exam Name BSF Head Constable (HC)
Conducting Body Border Security Force
Application Form Release June 2019
Application Form Ends June 2019
Category Syllabus
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BSF Head Constable (HC) Exam syllabus 2019

Selection Process

  • Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Document verification (DV)
  • Trade Test
  • Written Test
  • Medical Examination

BSF Constable Tradesman Exam Pattern 2019 –

Border Security Force (BSF) PST Exam Pattern 2019

Sections Height (cms) Chest (cms)
Schedule Tribes/ Adivasis of all states
Union territories including Nagas and Mizos.
Male – 162.5 cms
Female – 150 cms
Male –76-81 cms
Female –Nil
Candidates belonging to the states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir, and Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K.
Men who belong to  Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas
Male  165 cms
Female – 155 cms
Male –78-83 cms
Female –Nil
 All Other States and Union Territories Male – 167.5 cms
Female – 157 cms
Male –78-83 cms
Female –Nil

BSF PET (Physical Efficiency Test) Exam Pattern 2019

The candidates qualified in PST will take PET Test.

Male 5 Kms Running Race within 24 minutes
Female 1.6 Kms Running Race within 8.30 minutes

Border Security Force (BSF) Constable Tradesman Trade Test

Candidates who qualify in PST, PET & Documentation round will be selected for the Trade Test.

  • Trade test will be only qualifying in nature.
  • The test will be based on skill/qualification required for each trade.

Border Security Force (BSF) Written Exam Pattern 2019

Subject No of Questions Marks
General Awareness/ General Knowledge 25 25
Elementary Mathematics 25 25
Aptitude 25 25
Hindi / English Basics 25 25
Total 100 100
  • The exam mode will be of Objective type questions.
  • Duration of the exam will be 2 Hours.
  • The exam papers can be answered either in Hindi or English.

Later on, Medical Examination will be taken after which Final merit list will be announced according to which posts will be allotted.

Download BSF Constable Tradesman Exam syllabus 2019 Pdf

The applicants who are searching for detailed BSF Constable Tradesman Syllabus can check under this section. Here we have listed syllabus subject wise using which you can prepare for the exam easily.

General Hindi/English

  • Ability to understand correct English
  • Basic comprehension and writing ability
  • error recognition
  • fill in the blanks
  • Vocabulary
  • Spellings
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structure
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Sentence Completion
  • Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, etc.

General Awareness/General Knowledge

  • History
  • Geography
  • Socio-Economic development of Himachal Pradesh
  • Knowledge of current events of National and International importance
  • Experience in their scientific aspects
  • Modern History (From 1857 onwards) of India, Indian culture, Indian Polity, Indian Economy, Geography of India.

Elementary Mathematics

  • Number Systems
  • Simplification
  • Decimals
  • Fractions
  • C.M., H.C.F.
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Percentage
  • Average
  • Profit & Loss
  • Discount
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Mensuration
  • Time & Work
  • Time & Distance
  • Tables & Graphs, etc.


  • Analogies
  • similarities and differences
  • problem-solving
  • relationship concepts
  • arithmetical computation
  • analytical functions
  • Venn diagrams
  • Ability to observe and distinguish patterns etc.

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