ITBP Exam 2022

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ITBP Exam 2022

The ITBP Exam 2022 for the post of Head Constable at the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has been announced for the September 2022 batch. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), the organising committee for the exam released the notification for the ITBP Exam 2022 in August. 

UPSC has released 293 vacancies for the Head Constable and Constable posts in the telecommunication department of the ITBP on a temporary basis. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online on the official website of ITBP, i.e.

This blog covers all the topics related to ITBP Exam 2022. 

Name of the exam ITBP Recruitment Exam 2022
Language English and Hindi
Exam mode Offline
Conducting body Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Exam levels Written Test Physical efficiency testInterview
Location India-china Border
Official Website

ITBP Exam 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who are interested in the ITBP Exam 2022 should be aware of the Eligibility Criteria before proceeding to apply for this examination.

The table below has all the ITBP Exam 2022 Eligibility Criteria: 

Educational Qualification Bachelor’s Degree from a Recognised University
Age 20-25 years old (as on August 1st, 2022)
Physical Fitness
  • Preferred Eye Sight: 6/6 or 6/9 
  • Candidates should not stammer.
  • No vertebral diseases are allowed.
  • No hearing disorder or deafness
Nationality  Candidates with citizenship of India, Nepal, and Bhutan are allowed.
Age Relaxation
  • Scheduled Caste – 5 years
  • Scheduled Tribes – 5 years
  • Other Backward Castes – 3 years

Also See: Exim Bank Exam 2022

ITBP Exam 2022 Syllabus

There are two papers of the ITBP exam conducted by UPSC; Paper I and Paper II. The syllabus of both papers is different.

 Paper I Syllabus:

  • Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, and Data Interpretation.
  • Indian History
  • Indian Polity
  • World and Indian Geography
  • Science
  • Current Affairs (International and National)

Paper II Syllabus:

Paper II of ITBP recruitment is a descriptive-type exam.

Part Syllabus
A Questions on Narrative Essay
B Basic English Language Knowledge- Reading Comprehension, Precise Writing, and Communication Skills

ITBP Exam 2022 Application Process

Candidates who are interested in the ITBP Exam 2022 can easily apply on the official website of the Union Public Service Commission.

Candidates must follow the steps given below to fill out their Application Forms:

  • Visit the official UPSC website.
  • On the notification bar, click on ‘Apply now’ and enter the basic information.
  • Choose the exam center at your convenience. The exam center cannot be changed after the submission of the Application Form.
  • Pay the Application Fee, i.e. INR 200 either online or offline by generating a challan.
  • After paying the Application Fee, candidates will receive a confirmation email of their application.

ITBP Exam 2022 Salary

Government jobs have always attracted young and even middle-aged people from all sections of the country to apply for government jobs. Like any other government job, the job of ITBP is highly favoured by the candidates because of the attractive salary and other benefits provided.

Some of the perks and average salary provided in the ITBP jobs are given below-

Particulars Amount (INR)
Pay Level 6.73 Lakhs (Yearly)
Basic Pay 51,200-1,20,500 (Monthly)
Dearness Allowance 7200 (Monthly)
House Rent Allowance 5600 (Monthly)
Travel Allowance 3000 (Monthly)

ITBP Exam 2022 Admit Card 

After successfully applying for the ITBP 2022 exam, UPSC will release the Admit Card for the exam within 15-20 days. The Admit Card for the ITBP exam 2022 is an important document that all candidates have to bring with them while appearing for the exam.

The Admit Card consists of information like your roll. number, exam date, exam venue, etc. To download your Admit Card for the ITBP exam 2022, follow the given steps:

  • Visit the official UPSC website.
  • On the notification bar, click on ‘Download Admit Card
  • On the page, enter your details like your registration number and date of birth.
  • Download your Admit Card and take a printout of it.

The Admit Card is to be kept safe for future reference.

ITBP Exam 2022 Result

The result of the ITBP exam 2022 will be released by the officials of UPSC within 30-40 days after the exam. Only those candidates who have scored more than the cut-off marks will be considered selected.

Candidates must keep visiting the official UPSC website to remain updated with all the information regarding the result of the ITBP Exam  2022.


What is the duty of the ITBP Constable?

The duty of ITBP forces is to be vigilant on the northern border of India and prevent the illegal smuggling of people and materials.

What qualification is required for an ITBP Constable’s post?

Candidates applying for ITBP Constable’s post must be at least 21 years of age when applying for the ITBP Exam, 2022, and must have a  bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.

Is ITBP a police or an army?

The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)  is a border patrol organization in India deployed along its northern borders with China.

Candidates applying for the ITBP Exam 2022 will be enjoying a lot of benefits and an adventurous lifestyle after being selected. Jobs in the ITBP have always been highly respected among all the applicants. 

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