Syllabus For BSF ASI/RM & HC/RO Selection Criteria

Border Security Force (BSF) recruitment for ASI (RM) & HC (RO) is being done through a proper selection criteria. BSF ASI & HC exam Pattern & syllabus is being described below as per which you need to prepare well for the exam. Syllabus For BSF ASI (RM) & HC (RO) will help you to prepare well. The selection criteria is as-

  1. Written Exam – Descriptive & Objective
  2. Preliminary Screening (PST)
  3. PET
  4. Verification of documents
  5. Final Medical Test

BSF HC (RO) & ASI (RM) Exam Pattern- Objective

Exam Type Objective
Total Questions 100
Total Marks 200 (50 for each section)
Total Time 2 Hours
Marking Scheme +2 for right answer and -0.50 for wrong answers
Subjects Included Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English & GK
Cut Off General/ OBC: 38% & SC/ ST: 33%

BSF HC (RO) & ASI (RM) Exam Pattern- Descriptive

ASI/ RM 200 marks Physics, Chemistry, Maths, Electronics
HC/ RO 200 marks 100 marks paper for Physics, Chemistry, Maths

100 marks dictation of 100 words

HC/ RO Cut Off Marks For Dictation General/ OBC: 38% & SC/ ST: 33%
HC/ RO Marking Scheme For Dictation 2.5 marks are deducted for each letter, 5 marks for each word

BSF ASI Steno & HC (Ministerial) Syllabus:

English language: This section is to test the ability of the candidate to understand English, comprehension and writing ability. Questions will be on Sentence Completion, error recognition, Vocabulary, Spelling, filling in the blanks (using verbs, preposition, articles), Grammar, Synonyms, Antonyms, Phrases and Idiomatic use of Words and Sentence Structure.

General Knowledge: The questions will be asked from current affairs, important dates & events of national & international level, economic, social, political issues of India, history, geography, culture based questions.

Physics: Units & measurements, electronic devices, Power, Gravitation, optics, reflection & refraction, communication system, Laws of Motion, Work, Energy, current electricity, magnetism

Mathematics: Trigonometry, Quadratic equations, LCM & HCF, complex nos, geometry, angles, areas & volumes, statistics, relations, variance etc.

Chemistry: Metal & non- metals, gases, liquid, solid, chemical bonding, organic chemistry, atoms, molecules, thermodynamics, equilibrium, molecular structure etc.



Category Men Women
Race 1.6 KM in 6.5 min 800 m in 4 min
Long Jump 3.65 mts 9 mts
High Jump 1.2 mts 3 mts

Physical Standards Test (PST)- Ex- servicemen and BSF serving personnel are excused.


Category Men Women
Height 168 cms 157 cms
Chest 80 cs (+5) NA

Proportionate to above

Verification- Different certificates are being verified for each candidate

Medical Examination- Medical exam is being covered after all these tests.

For any queries/ comments, please write us in Comments section.


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  1. Sir I have give old questions paper for ASI(RM)

    1. Hi Mehul,
      You will be provided with papers soon, please stay tuned.

    2. Admit card kado aye ga

        1. Sir please provide previous years papers of asi/rm

        2. Sir bsf hc Jo ofline tha sir uska admitcard of line address PR hi aayega ya online v aa sakta h??? Please sir reply

  2. Ram Krishna Halder

    how to Ready to Writen prepration on BSF HC/RO

    1. Hi Ram Krishna,

      Please study the syllabus for BSF exam well, then refer to best books for the concepts knowledge, followed by it practice the questions related to concepts.

    2. pradip satuppa hongekar


  3. sir
    please give me previous papers of asi rm

    1. Hi Chandan,
      The papers will be made available very soon, please stay tuned.

      1. Sir plz upload bsf hc (ro) previous year question paper

      2. Hello sir,
        Please give me the previous year question papers or model papers of HC RO exam.

  4. Please give me previous exm. Papers of HC(RO).

  5. Plz send bsf Hc(ro) descriptive question paper

  6. Hello plz send me asi rm…papers soon

  7. nmste sr,
    sr mujhe Hc Ro Ka previous paper chahiye…..kya so meri help kroge….

    sr ye descriptive writte test an tk diya nhi h…ajib sa lag rha h….iske bare m thoda btaye…..
    thanks sr

  8. please give proper iformation in asi/rm

  9. Hello sir,
    Plz tell me which writer book i prefer preparation for asi rm.

    1. Hlo bsf hc ka exam pattern btao

  10. Please give us previous question paper for HC (RO) written exam……..Thaks

  11. Please give us previous question paper for HC (RO) written exam……..Thanks

  12. Hello sir please inform me when question paper and books will be prepared

  13. sir provide previous year question paper for BSF ASI

  14. Pls send me previous year question for bsf radio mechanic and radio operator

  15. pradip satuppa hongekar

    Please give mi bsf question paper asi and rm in 2016

  16. sir plz give me previos papers of ASI RM

  17. hello respected sir,
    please send me previous year paper of asi / hc

    1. sir please give me a asi rm question paper

  18. Hi, Abhi Sir!
    Can you please provide me the old question papers of both ASI(RM) as well as HC(RO) with aswers?

  19. Sir
    Plz tell the text book name plzz

  20. Sir
    Hi Abhi

    Tell the better text book name please …….replay

  21. Hlw sir.
    Please help me sir. What i can do for preparation of bsf HC writeen exam .and please give me best books and previous paper for bsf hc .kindly requested. .

  22. Hlw sir ..I m rajat
    Pls help me sir ..what i can do for prepare the written exam of bsf HC
    And plss send best books and perivoius paper for preparing the paper of Bsf HC

    1. Hlw sir i m rajat .
      Please help me
      What i can do of preparation for bsf HC
      And please send me best books and previous paper of bsf HC

      1. Hi Rajat,
        Refer best books for BSF exam and practice a lot of questions.

  23. Sir I want bsf previous year paper hc ro please sir I want to get idea I am preparing well

  24. Hlw sir i m rajat .
    Please help me
    What i can do of preparation for bsf HC
    And please send me best books and previous paper of bsf HC

  25. sir in asi(rm) or hc(RO) from where math comes from 11 or 12th level or from competition level

    1. Hi Harish,
      The maths will be asked from 12th standard.

  26. Sir, what is detection test? Which type of question will come ??

    1. Hi Rahul,
      All the details of test is given above, please check.

  27. Sir, Plz tell me date of admit card ?

      1. Sir my admitcard is not provided

  28. Negative marking bhi h kya friends.
    Jaldi btao

    1. Yes Sharik,
      There is negative marking in the exam.

  29. Sir
    I don’t knowledge about descriptive exam so please tell me this exam in which language hindi or english

    1. Hi Manish,
      The exam paper will be set up in English.

  30. dearsir , plese provise me previous year question paper of bsf asi(rm), and plse provide me exmination syllabus of bsf asi (RM) .i have filled my aplication form diploma in mechanical engg branch. & i have done my mechanical diploma … plsss… provide me question paper &amp

  31. sir
    please give me previous papers of ASI (RM)

  32. sir ,
    Hows paper pattern for descriptive test for asi .is this conventional type?if u have sample paper for the same then send it.

    1. Hi Gokul,
      The paper will be descriptive, the questions have to be typed in.

      1. Sir
        What’s the syllabus for exam.
        & What is the total marks for exam.
        Sir can I get your warship number please.

        1. Hi Sagar,
          The syllabus written above is updated, please refer to it and prepare the topics.

  33. Sir will girl from bio side can all so able to give exam of BSF ASI.And how it will be able to go in this line from bio side.And how it will be possible to job in bsf in punjab

    1. Hi Swati,
      Mathematics has to be a subject studied to apply for this exam. As you have selected Bio, you don’t seem to be eligible the same. But, do check the latest notification at

  34. sir when previous years paper will be provided nd please suggest the book for its prepration..

  35. Kindly send the exam date

    1. HI Karthikeyan,
      The written exam dates are-
      1) OMR Screening test date: 25th September 2016
      2) Descriptive Written test: 18th December 2016
      Physical Tests will be done after 20th March 2017.

      1. Sr abhi tak roll no nahi aaye
        Roll no KB tk aaye he or agar aaye hue to kese nikle ge kyoki website PR to nahi aaye
        Help line no bta de sr plzzzzz
        Bhot mehanat ki h sr

  36. Ramswaroop choudhary

    Hello Sir
    Bsf asi(RM) & hc (ro) ka previous years ke paper h kya

  37. Sr abhi tk toll no nahi aaye
    Roll no KB tk available ho jyenge
    Pls tell me

  38. Hello Abhi sir
    Please tell how to do one verification…

  39. Sir means omr verification

  40. Sir please do repaly

  41. Sir please notify the text book name

    1. Hi Sagar,
      Please refer to the textbooks you are using in your school days. They will give you best of knowledge.
      For GK, refer to Arihant books which are published weekly and monthly basis.

      1. sir g ye paper english or hindi dono language ma hoga kya
        abhi sir please tell me

  42. Syllabus kya h bsf ro/asi ke

  43. sir dictation test me multiple choice question honge ya subjective type

  44. sir,please tell about selection process and sallybus ASI(RM) post .

  45. what will be the syllabus for electronics paper?

  46. Sir me jammu kashmir se belong krta hu bt mere paas state subject ni hai muje document me se nikal toh ni diya jayega

  47. Wats is timing of exam that my exam is over of asi rm because one more exam iz there

  48. Sir,math kon si class ka aata h

  49. kya objective exam aur descriptive exam main sectional cutt off hai,agar hai to kitna hai,dono exam main qualifying no kitna hai

  50. Sir,for hc ro 100 mark for dictation..100 mark for genrl science..
    So how ,any question from genrl science and what is dictation..please tel me

  51. Please give previous year paper of asi RM

  52. Hi sir
    bsf HC MIN me sir phle wirtten test hoga ya fir sir screning test hoga plz tell me sir or screening test me kya kya hoga

  53. Exam timings

  54. thanks sir

  55. Sir please provide me bsf as I rm previous paper.

  56. Sir final merit kitna jayega bsf ro ka

  57. Sir old Q.paper bhetnar ka

  58. Sir old Q.paper bhetnar kay ho

  59. HC RO physics and mathematics which standard will we give….10th or 12…tel me plz immediately…

  60. Kise ko previous exam paper chahea toh bolo

  61. sir
    ye paper english or hindi dono mai hoga kya sir please tell me

  62. Sir i have been apply for hc ro but my registration no and password no is missing so plz hlp me that is why i can give the exam

  63. Last few days study process of bsf hc ro exam

  64. Iss omr based exam ke lia minimum kitna marks chahiya hoga??

  65. sir,plzz send the previous year question paper for descriptive test of bsf (asi) on my email id.

  66. sir hc(ro) ka result kb lagega

  67. Saksham Kumar Singh

    Sir, ASI RM and HC RO ka result kab tak aayega.

  68. How to prepared for discrivtive test

  69. hi…
    i hv cleared objective paper
    cn u plzz tell what is the pattern of subjective paper
    what standard of m aths is to be asked in exam

  70. Sir please give me a sample paper bsf descriptive exam 29jan.2017

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