BSF SI Recruitment 2022- Check Vacancies, Eligibility, and More!



BSF SI Recruitment 2022 Notification is out!
 The Border Security Force (BSF) has released a recruitment notification, inviting applications for the post of Inspector(Architect), Sub Inspector (Works), and Junior Engineer (Electricals). The aforementioned posts are in the Engineering department of the BSF. This is a wonderful opportunity for those wanting to serve the nation. The BSF has released an official notification announcing all the important aspects of the recruitment process.

The application commences on 01st April 2022. We have compiled this article highlighting in-depth all those important aspects of the recruitment process such as vacancy, salary, application process, and more! So go ahead and read this article!

BSF SI Recruitment 2022- General Overview

Here’s an overview of all the important events and dates below-

Name of OrganizationBorder Security Force
Post NameInspector(Architect)Sub Inspector (Works)Junior Engineer (Electricals)
Total VacancyInspector(Architect) – 1Sub Inspector (Works) – 57Junior Engineer (Electricals) – 32
Notification Release Date1st April 2022
Application Start Date1st April 2022
Last Date to Apply15th May 2022 (Within 45 days of the start of the Application)
Last Date of Fee Payment To Be Announced
Admit Card Release Date To Be Announced
Written Exam DateTo Be Announced 
Physical Test DateTo Be Announced
Result DateTo Be Announced

Download BSF SI Recruitment Official Notification here!

BSF SI Recruitment 2022: Vacancy

BSF has released category-wise vacancies for each post in its official recruitment notification. Candidates can take note of the same in the table below – 

PostUREWSOBCSCSTTotalEx-servicemen (10% OF total)
Inspector (Architect)0101
Sub Inspector (Works)24051608045705
Junior Engineer (Electricals)16040405033203

Note: The vacancies are subject to change, as the BSF reserves the right to make changes or cancellations, or postpone the recruitment without assigning any reason whatsoever.

Candidates can read about the UPSC NDA 1 Preparation tips here.

Steps to Apply for BSF SI Recruitment 2022

The application process commences from 1st April 2022. The last day for the submission of the application process is 45 days from the start date. However, in order to avoid late fees, candidates must submit the form within the deadline provided above. The steps below can help you submit your application without any hassle – 

Step 1: Go to the BSF Official website

Step 2: Click on the “BSF SI Recruitment 2022” Notification link, and download the official notification.

Step 3: Click on the BSF SI Application Form, and apply the button.

Step 4: Fill in the necessary details in the form.

Step 5: Upload all the requisite documents.

Step 6: Pay the application fee mentioned therein

Step 7: Verify the details and click on submit.

Step 8: Print and download the application form submitted for ready reference.

Candidates can check the SSC CGL Recruitment here.

BSF SI Recruitment 2022: Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria are well defined in the official recruitment notification and are in the terms of the minimum educational qualification, and age. The following are the eligibility criteria details-

Age Limit

The age limit the for appearing for the BSF SI Exam on the closing date of receipt of the online application is as follows –

Inspector (Architect)Below 30 years of age 
Sub Inspector (Works)Not exceeding 30 years of age
Junior Engineer (Electricals)Not exceeding 30 years of age

Note: The relaxation in the upper age limit is available for different categories of applicants and government servants as per the instructions issued by the Central Government from time to time.

You can also read about the UPSC CDS Cut Off 2022.

BSF SI Recruitment 2022: Salary

Before you apply for any recruitment it is necessary to know the salary. The salary for the BSF SI is governed by the Level-7 for the post of Inspector and Level 6 of the 7th CPC and is as follows – 

PostSalaryPay Matrix Level
Inspector (Architect)Rs.44,900 – 1,42,400Level 7
Sub Inspector (Works)Rs.35,400 – 1,12,400Level 6
Junior Engineer (Electricals)Rs.35,400 – 1,12,400Level 6

We hope that you found our article informative and helpful. We recommend you keep an eye on this space for any further updates on the BSF SI Recruitment 2022. Till then good luck with your preparations!

BSF SI Recruitment 2022: FAQs

What is the last date to apply for the BSF SI Recruitment?

Candidates must apply before 15th May 2022, that is, within 45 days of the release of the recruitment notification. 

What is the age limit criteria for applying to the BSF SI Recruitment?

Candidates applying for the post of Inspector must be below 30 years, while candidates applying for the post of Sub Inspector and Junior Engineer must not exceed 30 years as of the closing date of the receipt of the online application.

How many vacancies are available for BSF SI Recruitment?

The post-wise vacancy stands as follows – Inspector (1), Sub Inspector (57), and Junior Engineer (32).

What will be the salary for BSF SI Employees?

The salary for the post of Inspector would be in the range of Rs.44,900 – 1,42,400, whereas for  Sub Inspector and Junior Engineer would be Rs.35,400 – 1,12,400.

When is the start date of the online application form for BSF SI Recruitment?

The start date of the application process is 1st April 2022.