BSF Head Constable Ministerial Syllabus 2022 ASI Steno Exam Pattern

(Last Updated On: August 9, 2022)

BSF Head Constable Ministerial Syllabus 2022 ASI Steno Exam Pattern BSF HC (Ministerial) Selection Process 2022 BSF ASI (Steno) & HC (Min) Exam Pattern 2022 BSF Written Exam Physical Test PET/PST BSF HC Minimum Syllabus 2022

BSF Head Constable Ministerial Syllabus 2022

Border Security Force (BSF) had invited applications for recruitment to 11 posts of ASI (Steno) and 312 posts of Head Constable (Ministerial).

BSF Head Constable Ministerial Syllabus

A selection process consisting of various stages like physical test, trade test and written test etc. So, they must have proper knowledge of the tests which they will have to face in each of the different stages. Day by day more and more competition is increasing, it has become challenging as hard nut to crack it. Now, here we are providing the prescribed latest scheme of the exam and the complete selection process, which can help the candidates who are pursuing this challenge.

BSF Head Constable Ministerial Selection Process  :

(a) First Phase
(i) Written Examination

(b) Second Phase
 Physical Measurement Test (PST)
(ii) Short Hand Test (only for ASI/Steno)
(iii) Typing Speed Test (only for HC/Min)
(iv) Documentation (Checking of Documents)
(v) Medical Examination

BSF Head Constable Ministerial WRITTENEXAMINATION

Exam Pattern : Exam Pattern for the ASI/Steno & HC/Min written Exam is as Follows :-

  • ► The written test will be conducted on the basis of OMR.
  • The time duration will be 01:40 hours (100 minutes).
  • The written test will be of 100 marks.

The written examination will consist of the following five parts:-

Parts Subject Marks
Part-I Hindi/ English language 20 Marks
Part-II General Intelligence 20 Marks
Part-III Numerical Aptitude 20 Marks
Part-IV Clerical Aptitude 20 Marks
Part-V Basic Computer Knowledge 20 Marks


  • The cut off marks for the written test will be 35% for general and 33% for SC/ST candidates.
  • The questions will be set both in Hindi and in English. Candidates will have the option to answer in Hindi or in English.


BSF Head Constable Ministerial Exam Syllabus :

Given below is the exam syllabus for ASI Steno & HC (Ministerial) written exam:-

Hindi/English Language: The candidates’ ability to understand correct English, their basic comprehension and writing ability etc. will be tested. Questions will be asked from error recognition, filling in the blanks (using verbs, prepositions, articles etc.), vocabulary, spelling, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms, sentence completion, idiomatic use of phrases and words, etc.

General Intelligence: It will consist of questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. Questions will be asked from Similarities, Similarities and Differences, Problem Solving, Relationships, Arithmetic Calculations and other Analytical Functions, Venn Diagrams, Relationship Concepts and Ability to See and Distinguish Patterns, etc.

Numerical Aptitude: Test of Arithmetic and Numerical Ability Simplification, Decimals, Fractions, LCM, HCF, Ratio and Proportion, Percentage, Average, Profit and Loss, Discount, Simple and Compound Interest, Mensuration , Time & Work, Time & Distance, Table & Graph etc.

Clerical Aptitude: Questions in Clerical Aptitude will be set to test the conceptual accuracy and aptitude of the candidate. It is the ability to notice similarities and differences between pairs of names and numbers. The questions in Clerical Aptitude will assess the ability to handle routine office work like filing, summarization, sequencing etc., apart from perceptual accuracy and aptitude.

Basic Computer Knowledge: Computer Fundamentals, Windows (MS-Windows), MS-Office: Word Processing (MS-Word), Spread Sheet (MS-Excel), Presentation Knowledge (MS-Power Point), MS Access and Internet Services Access is available on the Internet, communication technology, networking concepts.

BSF Head Constable Ministerial PHYSICALMEASUREMENT  (PST)

Physical standards laid down for the post of ASI/Steno & HC/Min are –

(i) Height Male Female
For all candidates except the candidates belonging to the Scheduled Tribes. 165 cms 155 cms
Relaxable for-
a) Candidates falling in the categories of Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to the States of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir.
b) Candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes categories.
162.5 cms 150 cms
(ii) Chest
(not applicable for female candidates)
Unexpanded 77 cms 76 cms
Expanded 82 cms 81 cms


Shorthand Speed for ASI/Steno Shorthand @ 80 words per minute in English OR in Hindi for 10 minutes. Transcription of dictation in English in 50 minutes on computer OR transcription of dictation in Hindi in 65 minutes on computer.
Typing Speed for HC (Min) Typing @ 35 words per minute in English OR @ 30 words per minute in Hindi corresponding to 10500 KDPH in English/ 9000 KDPH in Hindi with average of 5 key depressions for each word on computer. Time-10minutes

BSF HCM Medical Standards

Eye Sight

Visual Acuity Unaided (Near Vision) Uncorrected Visual Acuity (Distant vision) Refraction Remarks
Better eye Worse  eye Better eye Worse  eye
N6 N9 6/6 6/9 Visual correction of any kind is not permitted even by glasses. In right handed person, the Right eye is better eye and vice versa. Binocular vision is required.


Download BSF HCM Admit Card Download BSF HCM Admit Card
BSF HCM Recruitment BSF HCM Recruitment
BSF Official Website

For any query or doubt regarding BSF Head Constable Ministerial Recruitment. Candidates can comment in the comment box. We will try to answer the questions appropriately and clear your doubts. Keep updating yourself.

Indian Navy HQ A&N Tradesman Mate Online Form

Up Govt Jobs 2022

Bihar Govt Jobs 2022

Post Disclaimer

The information contained in this post is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by BSF Head Constable Ministerial Syllabus 2022 ASI Steno Exam Pattern

This website does not hold the ownership rights of any pdf available. This saree pdf is already available on the internet, whose only link we are sharing, which is only available for education purpose. It cannot be used for any kind of commercial.

If anyone has any objection to this link then email us, we will immediately delete this link.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *