Sashastra Seema Bal Recruitment 2017, 335 Inspector & SI Vacancies, SSB Jobs 2017

By | November 18, 2017

SSB Recruitment 2017: The Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs, Directorate General of Sashastra Seema Bal has announced a notification regarding Sashastra Seema Bal Recruitment 2017 on 335 vacancies of Inspector, Sub Inspector & Head Constable post for all category candidates in in different forces. The applicants who are interested in applying for the Sashastra Seema Bal SI Vacancy 2017 can simply check out the eligibility criteria. The eligible candidates can simply fill SSB SI Recruitment 2017 Application Form by downloading it from the official website of BSF i.e. and send in the prescribed format to the given address until 12th December 2017. The other details related to the SSB Vacancy 2017 are given below, kindly go through it.

SSB Recruitment 2017

About SSB: Sashastra Seema Bal or SSB, in English the Armed Border Force (rarely translated into English in Indian usage), is one of India’s Central Armed Police Forces. It is currently under the administrative control of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India. Prior to 2001, the force was known as the Special Service Bureau (SSB)

SSB Vacancy 2017 Details:

Name of Organization: Sashastra Seema Bal

Official Website:

No. of Vacancies: 335 Posts

Name of Post:

A detailed category wise description for the position is Mentioned in the table given below:


Name of Posts No of Vacancies
Inspector General (Works) 01
Deputy Inspector General (Works) 03
Deputy Inspector General (Communication) 02
Deputy Commandant (Engineer) 09
Inspector (Vety) 02
Sub Inspector (Vety) 07
Subedar Major (Sister In Charge) 03
Sub Inspector (Radiographer) 01
Inspector (Min) 09
Inspector (Jr Hindi Translator) 03
Sub Inspector (Min) 84
Sub Inspector (Motor Transport) 35
Sub Inspector (Mechanic) 76
Sub Inspector (Armr) 76
Head Constable (Telecommunication) 25

SSB Recruitment 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Academic Qualification: To apply for the aforementioned post in any force, a candidate needs to pass 12th class/ Graduation from a recognized university as applicable to this vacancy. Candidates are advised to check official notification for detailed information of academic qualification. 

Age Limit: A person must not be more than 56 years old on 1st August 2017. You may need to check official advertsiment to get details of age criteria.

SSB Jobs 2017 Important Dates

  • Starting Date to apply online: Apply Now
  • Last date to apply: 12th December 2017

SSB Recruitment 2017 Notification, SSB SI Bharti 2017, Sashastra Seema Bal Vacancies 2017 Application Form:

The Candidates may send their duly filled Sashastra Seema Bal Recruitment 2017 Application Form from their respective DTe General. in a prescribed format along with a proof of Date of Birth, Educational Qualification, Caste/Tribal Certificate issued by the Competent Authorities, Service Certificate of completing four years clean service after verification/checking of service records, ACRs and Disciplinary/Vigilance clearance Certificate/Shape-I Medical Category. The candidates will have to send the following documents along with his/her application to the concerned authority:-

Document to be attached with application form of SSB Recruitment 2017

  • Admit Card completely filled in all respect and signed by the candidate with photograph pasted duly typed on A4 size paper.
  • Two identical copies of recent copies of recent passport size (5 cms x 7 cms approx) photographs of the candidate in uniform, one pasted on the application form and other on the admit card, signed by the candidate as per the given instructions.
  • Two self-addressed envelope of 11.5 cms x 27.5 cms size affixed with Rs 25 postal stamp.
  • Attested true copy of matriculation or equivalent certificate as proof of age.
  • Attested true copy of the certificate of educational qualifications.
  • Attested true copy of caste certificate in case of SC.ST candidates.
  • Service certificate/vigilance clearance as per specimen enclosed with the application.
  • Attested copy of latest Shape-1(ONE) Medical Category certificate.

Postal Address

To The Assistant Director,
Directorate General, Sashastra Seema Bal,
East Block-V, R.K. Puram, New Delhi (110066)

SSB SI Recruitment 2017 Important Links

Official Notification + Application form >> Check Here

SSB Recruitment 2017 Application Fee: The Directorate of each force will further send the list of eligible candidates along with their application forms and one self addressed stamped envelope of Rs 25/- of the candidates to the Nodal Agency for the allotment of Roll Numbers and dispatch of Admit Cards

SSB Exam 2017 Selection Process

Candidates will be selected by their performance in the following selection rounds. These selectional rounds will be organized by the recruitment department of Sashastra Seema Bal.

  • Written Examination

The written exam for Assistant Commandant post will be held in a three paper system, which is described in the table in given below. Apart from this, a candidate will need his/her Call Letter issued by Nodal Agency and the Force Identity Card candidates. As it is a CAPF exam, all the aspirants must be in proper uniform. Let us tee the exam pattern for the given position:

Sections Paper I Paper II Paper III
Subjects General Awareness, General Intelligence, Reasoning, Numerical Ability, Current Events, Matters of everyday observation and experience. This paper is designed to check the professional skills of the candidate in relation to the operational and administrative requirement of the Force of which he/she is a member Essay writing, Precis Writing and Comprehension.
Marks 100 Marks 100 Marks 100 Marks
Questions 100 Questions 100 Questions
Time 2 Hours 2 Hours 2 Hours
  • Physical Standard Test (PST) & Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Clearing out the written examination will lead a candidate towards Physical Standard Test (PST), which is generally qualifying in nature, still failure in any event in PST will result as disqualification of the candidate. Details regarding PST are mentioned in the points given below:

Task For Males For Females
100 Meters Race To be completed in 16 seconds To be completed in 18 seconds
800 Meters Race To be completed in 03 Minutes 45 seconds To be completed in 04 Minutes 45 seconds
Long Jump 3.5 mtrs (Three chances will be given) 3.00 mtrs (Three chances will be given)
Shot Put (7.26 Kgs) 4.50 mtrs (Three chances will be given)
  • Interview and Personality Test

The candidates, who have passed the written examination and PET will be called for interview by Nodal Agency, which will also carry 100 marks. A detailed description regarding interview is given in the table below:

Tests/Items Maximum Marks
Physical Make-up 10 Marks
General Intelligence Aptitude, Interest and Professional Skill 30 Marks
Behavioural and Psychological aspects 30 Marks
Any Conspicuous achievements (Gallantry/life saving medals/DM & Fire Medals) during service 05 Marks
International/National Sports/All India Police Games (Achievements during service) 05 Marks
Overall assessments 20 Marks
Total 100 Marks
  • Medical Exam

The candidates, who qualify all the aforementioned tests will be shortlisted for the Medical Exam conducted by the duly constituted Medical Board of concerned CAPFs. The Medical examination will be conducted as per Revised Medical Guidelines 2015.

  • Merit List

On the completion of all the rounds, the Nodal Agency will finally prepare a Merit list on the basis of overall performance. The list of selected candidates will be sent to respective Directorate General by the Nodal Agency  for issuing the order of appointment.

SSB Assistant Commandant Recruitment 2017 Result: All the candidates will able to check their result after the selection process will over via their respective departments.

SSB Inspector Jobs 2017

In above article we had provided all the details regarding Sashastra Seema Bal Recruitment 2017, all candidates can grab this opportunity and make their career by filling the SSB Recruitment 2017 Application Form till 12th December 2017 from the official website. For more query related to Sashastra Seema Bal Vacancy 2017, candidates can ask us in our comment box.

182 thoughts on “Sashastra Seema Bal Recruitment 2017, 335 Inspector & SI Vacancies, SSB Jobs 2017

  1. Usha yadav

    Respected sir
    A woman live judicially seperated from her husband for a long time (not divorcee) can eligible for apply in ssb assistant commandent

    1. R360 Team Post author

      Hello Usha,
      This post is only for the candidates, who are already serving in any branch of Indian Armed Forces.


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