BSF Constable (Tradesman) Syllabus 2017:- The Border Security Forces, is going to conduct written examination for the recruitment on 1074 posts of constable tradesmen (various trades). The last date to send application form to nearest BSF state headquarters will be 11/10/2017. Those who have already send their application forms are preparing for the written test, physical standard test (PST) and physical endurance test can check out the complete examination syllabus, exam pattern with previous year solved/ unsolved question paper for the post of constable tradesman. We have also posted complete guide for PST and PET test on height, chest, weight, running distance and time to prepare for this exam. Read below to know more about BSF constable tradesman syllabus 2017.
BSF Constable (Tradesman) Syllabus 2017
Selection Process:- Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the physical standard test (PST) then physical efficiency test (PET). Those who will qualify these two tests will be called of written examination. After qualify written test candidates will be called on for document verification and medical examination. Afterward merit list will be prepared for selected candidates based on their marks in PET and written exam. Those who secure top marks will be selected as constable in border security forces. The PST, document verification and medical test are only qualifying in nature.
Examination Pattern For BSF Constable (Tradesman)
(1) Physical Standard Test (PST)
The table given below explains the minimum physical requirements to appear at the physical test.
|Categories||Minimum Height||Minimum Chest|
|Schedule Tribe (SC) (All States)||162.5 CM||76-81 CM|
|Men Belonging To Garwali, Kumaoni, Gorkha, Dogra, Maratha & Candidates Belonging To The State of Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, HP and J&K.||165 CM||78-83 CM|
|All Other States & Union Territories.||167.5||78-83 CM|
|Weight:- Proportionate to Height As Medical Standard.|
(2) Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
Five Kilometers of race to be completed in 24 mins.
(3) Document Verification
Applicants have to produce all original certificates which he claimed in the application form. All original testimonials like 10th mark sheet, caste certificate, Adhaar Card, Voter ID, etc must be produced before authority.
(4) Trade Test
A brief trade test will be conducted to check the working and skills ability of candidate. Trade test will depends on the trade category in which applicant have applied for the post.
(5) Written Exam
- The written test will be objective type question.
- The question paper will be provided in Hindi & English language both.
- The question paper will have 100 questions carrying one mark each.
- The question paper will be of 100 Marks.
- The question paper will be divided into 4 sections namely General Knowledge, Elementary Mathematics, Analytical Aptitude and Basic knowledge of Hindi and English language.
- Each Section will be 25 marks each.
- There will be no negative marking (not sure).
(6) Medical Test
All candidates have to go through medical test and this is the final state of selection. The candidates will be medically examined to test their physical and mental state.The candidate must not have knock keens, flat foot, varicose vein or squints in eyes.
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Subject Wise Syllabus For BSF Constable (Tradesman) Exam 2017
General Knowledge:- Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries. Knowledge of Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Politics. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline. This is topic is huge so applicants are advised to go through Newspaper daily and read good GK books.
Elementary Mathematics:- Arithmetical and Numerical abilities will cover Number Systems including questions on Simplification, Decimals, Fractions, L.C.M., H.C.F., Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Average, Profit & Loss, Discount, Simple & Compound Interest, Mensuration, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Tables & Graphs, etc.
Analytical Aptitude:- Question will be asked from analogies, similarities and and differences, problem solving, relationship, arithmetical computation and other analytical functions, Venn diagrams, relationship concepts and Ability to observe and distinguish patterns etc.
Basic knowledge of Hindi and English language:- Candidates ability to understand correct English, his basic comprehension and writing ability, etc. would be tested. Questions will be asked from error recognition, fill in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles etc), Vocabulary, Spellings, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, Sentence Completion, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words, etc.
Important Books To Prepare For BSF Tradesman Exam
Best Important Books To Prepare:- Here are some most recommended books which are advised by most of the authors to prepare smartly with appropriate time table and step by step preparation for the BSF constable tradesman written exam 2017. These books not only helpful in preparing for the exam but also gives important tips and tricks to crack exam.
- Border Security Force BSF Constable Tradesman Practice Paper Set Hindi Medium
- BSF Constable (Purush) [Tradesman] Bharti Pariksha 2017
- BSF: Constable (Tradesman) (Group C) Exam Guide (H) (Popular Master Guide)
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