BSF Radio Operator Exam 2022 : Admit Cards Released, Direct Link Here

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The BSF Radio Operator and Radio Mechanic Admit Card Released! The BSF RO/RM Exam is scheduled to take place on 20th November 2022. A total number of 1312 vacancies have been released for BSF RO and RM Recruitment. Border Security Force (BSF) is a paramilitary force which is in charge of guarding India's land border, maintaining peacetime, and preventing transnational crime. It is a dream of lakhs of aspirants to get into this paramilitary force. Radio Operator (RO) is a prestigious post under the BSF Head Constable, the vacancies of which are released almost every year. Recently, the board has released the RO and RM Notification. There is tough competition among the aspirants to grab a job through this recruitment drive.

  • BSF RO/RM Admit Cards have been released the exam is scheduled to take place on 20th November 2022. 
  • The candidates had applied for BSF RO/RM from 20th August 2022 to 19th September 2022.
  • The age of the candidates must be between 18 – 25 years to apply for the recruitment if they apply for BSF Radio Operator from General category.
  • There are 3 stages of selection process – Written Examination, PST/PET/Documentation and Medical Test.

Read this article to get complete information about the BSF RO Recruitment 2022. 

BSF RO/RM Exam Overview 2022

The aspirants appearing for the examination should be aware of the important events regarding the examination and the overview of any examination will provide the various events and their corresponding dates. The candidates must go through it very carefully so as to avoid any sought of confusion for BSF RO Recruitment.

Name of organisation

Border Security Force (BSF)


Radio Operator (RO) and Radio Mechanic (RM)

Selection Process

Written Exam, PST/PET/Documentation, Medical 

Application Forms Start Date

20th August 2022

Last Date to Apply 19th September 2022

Written Examination Dates

20th Nov 2022 (First Phase)

16th Jan 2023 Onwards (2nd Phase)

15th Feb 2023 Onwards (3rd Phase)

Final Result Dates

To Be Announced

Official Website



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Download the BSF RO/RM Official Detailed  Notification

BSF RO/RM Latest Updates:

14th November 2022: BSF RO/RM Admit Card Out!

The Border Security Force has released the admit card for the written exam of BSF RO/RM posts. The exam is scheduled to take place on 20th November 2022. To download your admit card refer to the direct link given below.

Direct link to download BSF RO/RM Admit Card

BSF RO/RM Vacancy 2022

The board has released a total number of 1312 vacancies for BSF RO and RM Recruitment. For the post of RO, the board has released a total number of 982 vacancies. Check the category-wise and post-wise vacancies below.





Head Constable (Radio Operator RO / Radio Mechanic RM)



















Take the BSF Radio Operator free mock test to brush up your exam preparation.


How To Apply For BSF RO 2022?

The mode of application is online for BSF Radio Operator 2022. Before filling the online application form, you must keep your personal details ready such as physical measurements (in cm), scanned copies of education qualification documents, passport size photograph (up to 40 kb), and signature (up to 20 kb). Once you are ready with all these documents, follow the steps given below to apply for BSF RO recruitment. 

Direct Link to Apply Online For BSF RO/RM Recruitment 2022

Step 1: Visit the official website.

Step 2: Go to the “Online Registration Page” and submit the required details like phone number and email id. 

Step 3: Submit your own phone number and email id as your registration id and password will be sent to the mentioned contact details. 

Step 4: You will get your registered id and password on your phone number and email. 

Step 5: Go to the Login Page and login to the application system using your registration id and password generated through step 1. 

Step 6: Fill in all your basic details asked in the application form and submit the application form.

Step 7: Upload the qualification documents, passport size photograph, and signature, and then lastly pay the examination fee using the given Online Payment gateway. 

After successful submission of the online application form, do not forget to take a printout of the application form as well as the payment receipt for further use and references.

BSF RO Application Fees 2022

The BSF Charges a very normal fee for its applicant. The detailed fee structure is shown below-



General/OBC/EWS (Males)

₹ 100/-



Note: Each candidate have to pay the service charges i.e. Rs 47.2 (including taxes) as a service charge.

BSF RO/RM Eligibility 2022

Age limit

For the post of BSF RO the minimum age required for appearing for examination is 18 years and the maximum is 25 years for the general category. The maximum age limit for OBC is 28 years and SC/ST is 30 years.

Age Relaxation 


Age Relaxation (In Year)


5 Years


3 Years

Domicile of J&K

5 Years

Victims of 1984 riots

5 Years

Government Employees

5 Years

Educational Qualification

Below are the post-wise educational qualification details.


Educational Qualification

Head Constable (Radio Operator)

Matriculation or Equivalent from a recognized university and two years ITI Certificate in Radio and Television or Electronics or Computer Operator or Programming Assistant Or Data Preparation and Computer Software or General Electronics Or DEO.
12th Pass or Equivalent with Physics, Math and Science from a recognized university with aggregate 60% in PCM subjects.

Head Constable (Radio Mechanic)

Matriculation or Equivalent from a recognized university and two years ITI Certificate in Radio and Television or Electronics or Computer Operator or Programming Assistant Or Data Preparation and Computer Software or General Electronics Or DEO.
12th Pass or Equivalent with Physics, Math and Science from a recognized university with aggregate 60% in PCM subjects.


Candidates must be a citizen of India

Also, Check AWES Army Public School Recruitment

BSF RO Syllabus 2022 

The Candidates, who will be appearing for the BSF RO Exam should go through the BSF RO Syllabus in detail. The BSF RO Syllabus has been announced by the Authority and we are providing here the detailed syllabus for the benefit of the candidates. The BSF RO Syllabus consists of 4 sections –

  1. Mathematics
  2. Physics
  3. English
  4. Chemistry
  5. General Knowledge

Let us the important topics under each of the section





General Knowledge

  • Trigonometry
  • Cartesian System of Rectangular Coordinates
  • Statistics
  • Complex Numbers
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Differentiation
  • Introduction to Three Dimensional Geometry
  • Straight Lines
  • Applications of Derivatives
  • Indefinite Integrals Binomial Theorem
  • Matrices
  • Determinants
  • Definite Integrals
  • Exponential and Logarithmic Series
  • Sets and Set Theory
  • Probability Function
  • Circles
  • Relations and Functions
  • Logarithms
  • Sequences and Series
  • Conic Sections
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Vectors
  • Limits and Continuity
  • Relativity
  • Atomic
  • Quantum Theory and its Applications
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Electronics
  • Molecular Physics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Statistical Mechanics
  • Nuclear and Particle Physics
  • Mathematical Methods
  • Classical Mechanics
  • Experimental Physics
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Synonyms
  • Sentence Arrangement
  • Substitution
  • Sentence
  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Completion
  • Spelling Test
  • Error Correction (Underlined Part)
  • Transformation
  • Passage Completion
  • Spotting Errors
  • Substitutes
  • Para Completion
  • Joining Sentences
  • Error Correction (Phrase in Bold)
  • Prepositions
  • Antonyms
  • Fill in the blanks
  • General Chemistry
  • Structure of Atom
  • Electrochemistry
  • Periodicity
  • Solid State
  • Solutions
  • Redox Reactions
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • States of Matter
  • Equilibrium
  • Thermodynamics
  • Classification of Elements
  • General Organic Chemistry
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Biomolecules
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Alcohols
  • Haloalkanes
  • Aldehydes
  • Phenols
  • Ketones
  • Molecular Structure
  • Chemical Bonding
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Processes of Isolation of Elements
  • Coordination Compounds
  • P, D, F Block Elements
  • Hydrogen
  • D Block Elements
  • Alkali and Alkaline earth metals (S Block)
  • Haloarenes
  • Ethers
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Amines
  • Chemistry in Everyday Life
  • Current Affairs
  • Books & Authors
  • National & International News
  • Static Gk

For details on the BSF RO Syllabus, refer to the linked article.

BSF RO/RM Exam Pattern 2022 

It is important to understand the BSF RO Exam Pattern since the Examination pattern consists of the sections that are to be asked for the examination. Candidates can easily identify the sections which they are weak at and can begin working on them at the earliest

The various sections under BSF RO Exam Pattern 2022 are as follows. Also, note there will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks.



Total Questions

Total Marks


Part I




2 Hours

Part II




Part III




Part IV

English & GK






2 Hours

BSF RO/RM Selection Process 2022 

The BSF RO official notification has announced the Selection Process for the recruitment of Radio Operators. The candidates have to first appear for a written test. The qualified candidates in the written test will have to go through a PST/PET/Documentation and Medical Test. so, the selection process for the BSF RO consists of three stages-

  1. Written Examination
  2. PST/PET/Documentation, Dictation Test/ Paragraph Reading Test 
  3. Medical Examination

Also, note that the dictation test is for the RO candidates only and not for RM.

BSF RO Admit Card 2022

The BSF RO admit card consists of basic information such as the name of the candidate, examination venue and code, date & time of examination, Registration number etc. The candidates are advised to go through the instructions mentioned in the admit card very carefully.

The detailed steps to download the admit card is shown below-

Direct Link to download BSF RO/RM Admit Card

Step 1: Go to the official website of BSF or click on the link shared above. 

Step 2: Click on the link stating to download the admit card

Step 3: Enter the credentials which include Registration Number, Password & Captcha.

Step 4: If the credentials are correct the admit card will be opened in new tab

Step 5: Take a printout of admit card for future reference

To get the detailed BSF RO admit card, candidates can visit the linked article.

BSF RO Cut Off 2022

The BSF RO Cut Off 2022 will be released soon after the written examination has been successfully conducted. The cut off is the minimum marks required by the candidates in the written examination to qualify for the further stages of the examination. The cut off depends on various factors and shows slight variations every year. The factors responsible are usually the number of vacancies, the number of candidates who appeared for the examination, the difficulty of the examination, etc. 

BSF RO Answer Key 2022

Soon after the exam, BSF releases the answer key of the written examination on the official website. The candidates can visit the official website to download the answer key or can click on the direct link given below. The candidates can calculate their scores using the answer key. If there are any problems with the answer key, then the candidates can raise objections for the same, in the specified time period. 

How To Download BSF RO Answer Key 2022?

Check out the steps below to download the same:

Step 1: Click on the direct link above.

Step 2: Submit your roll number, password, and then choose your exam date.

Step 3: You will see your response sheet and the correct answers on your screen.

Step 4: Go through the response sheet and compare them with the correct answers to calculate your score. 

If you have any doubts regarding any question(s), then you can send your queries to the authorities. 

Check how to raise objections and how to calculate your score on BSF RO Answer Key

BSF RO/RM Exam Preparation Tips 2022

The BSF RO written test is indeed a challenging examination. To clear the exam, the candidates need to work hard and practice a lot. All subjects need equal time and hard work. You might find it difficult to understand where to start the preparations from. We have listed a few tips below which might be useful for you.

  1. Solve at least one previous years’ question paper every day. This way you will become more familiar with the syllabus and exam pattern. You can time yourself while solving to enhance your time management, as it is the most important aspect of the examination. 
  2. Analyze your performance after solving each question paper. This way you will know your strong as well as weak points and then you can work on your preparations accordingly.
  3. Attempt regular mock tests to enhance your speed and accuracy of answering the questions.
  4. Go through the best books available in the market. You must have at least one book for each section as they focus deeply on the topics. We will be listing some of the best books below.
  5. Lastly, you can make the habit of reading an English newspaper every day to enhance your General Awareness as well as English language skills.

BSF RO Best Books For Exam Preparation 2022

It is difficult to choose the right book for the preparation of the BSF RO written examination. To help you make the right choice, we have listed a few books for you for each subject.

Sr. No.






Handbook of Mathematics

Arihant Experts



Oswaal Topper’s Handbook Classes 11 & 12 and Entrance Exams Mathematics Book

Oswaal Editorial Board



Handbook of Physics 

Arihant Experts



Oswaal Topper’s Handbook Classes 11 & 12 and Entrance Exams Physics Book

Oswaal Editorial Board



Chemistry for Competitive Examinations 

Shriniwas Gurjar and Preetam Singh Meena



Concepts of Organic Chemistry for Competitive Examinations 2020-21

Ajnish Kumar Gupta and Bharti Gupta



Objective General English

R S Aggarwal


General Knowledge

General Knowledge 2022

Manohar Pandey


BSF Phase I

Border Security Force (BSF) Radio Operatoravum Radio Mechanic (Head Constable 2019 Phase I 

Arihant Publishers



BSF: Head Constable (Radio Operator/Fitter) & ASI (Radio Mechanic) Exam Guide

Ramesh Publishing House

BSF RO Results 2022

Results are always much awaited after every examination, especially for the candidates since it is a reflection of their hard work. Every aspirant aspires that the results should be positive for them. All the upcoming events are based on the results, a positive result will ensure that the candidates are on the right track to achievement

Let us understand the steps to download the BSF RO results-

Step 1: Log on to the official website

Step 2: Click on the Recruitment section, then click on the Option showing Result 

Step 3: Click on the link stating to download the result.

Step 4: A roll number wise list of candidates will appear in PDF Format

Step 5: Press Ctrl+F and type your roll number, to know if you are selected

Step 6: Download the list for the future reference

For details on the BSF RO Results, refer to the linked article.

Find the merit list of candidates selected for the Medical Examination is released after the completion of the written and the physical examination.

BSF RO/RM Salary 2022

A BSF RO salary structure or pay scale is a system that companies use to determine an employee's salary. The pay scale Level-4 in the Pay Matrix (₹ 25500-81100)

If you are preparing for the exam then you can download BSF Radio Operator Previous Year Papers here! 

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To get the detailed BSF RO salary, candidates can visit the linked article.