SSC GD Registration, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Date, 2022

Updated On : 29 Jul, 2022

SSC GD 2021 OVERVIEW

The notification for SC GD Constable 2021 was released online by SSC on its official website: Click Here on 17th July 2021.

Aspiring candidates can access the official link for the online form or they can apply through the Indian Government’s UMANG APP.

The last date to fill the SSC GD Constable form is 31st August 2021.

The notification was released for 25,271 vacancies in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF), (number of vacancies for male candidates is 22,424 and for females are 2,847).

Candidates must note: The last date to apply online for SSC GD Constable 2021 is August 31st and the last date to submit the application fee online is September 2nd and in the offline mode, the application fee can be submitted till September 7th but the bank challan must be generated on or before September 4.

SSC Constable (General Duty) is a popular exam among candidates because of its eligibility criteria, salary, and the pride associated with working in the security forces. SSC GD Constable Exam is a national-level exam conducted by the Staff Selection Commission to recruit candidates for the posts of Constable (General Duty) and Rifleman (General Duty) in the following Central Armed Police Forces:

Forces for Recruitment of Constables (General Duty)

Border Security Force (BSF)

Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)

Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)

Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)

Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)

National Investigation Agency (NIA)

Secretariat Security Force (SSF)

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Forces for Recruitment of Rifleman (General Duty)

Assam Rifles

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Examination Name

SSC GD Constable 2021


Organizing Body

Staff Selection Commission (SSC)


Name of the PostGD Constable
Number of Vacancies25,271
Mode of ExamOnline
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Stages

Three:
(I) Computer Based Test (CBT)
(ii) Physical Efficiency Test (PE), Physical Standard Test (PST)
(iii) Medical Test


Official WebsiteClick Here

 

SSC GD HOW TO APPLY

EVENTS

DATES

Notification Release Date By SSC

16th July, 2021

Application Form Start Date

17th July, 2021

Last Date to Apply Online

31st August 2021

Steps to apply online for SSC GD Exam 2021

Application must be submitted in online mode at the official Website of Commission.

To apply online for SSC Ground Duty Constable 2021:

  • Visit the official website of SSC: Click Here
  • Click on the “Register or Login” 
  • Now click the "GD-Constable"
  • Submit your valid details in the application form.
  • Now submit the GD Constable form.
  • You'll get a registration number, save the registration number for future purposes.

Application Fee

Category

Fee

General/ OBC

₹100/-

Women Candidates, SC, ST, ESM

Exempted from payment of fee

Mode of Payment:

Candidates can pay fee through various online payment modes:

BHIM UPI, Net Banking, by using Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit cards or through cash in SBI Branches by generating SBI Challan.

SSC GD ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Educational Qualifications (As on 01.08.2021):

  • The candidates must have passed Matriculation or 10th Class Examination from a recognized Board/ University.

Age Limit:

  • 18-23 years as on 01.08.2021. Candidates should not have been born earlier than 02.08.1998 and later than 01.08.2003.

Age Relaxation:

Permissible relaxations in upper age limit for different categories are:

Category

Age Relaxation

Upper age Limit

SC/ST

5 years

23 years

OBC

3 years

23 years

Ex-Servicemen (ESM)

3 years

23 years

Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved)

5 years

23 years

Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC)

8 years

23 years

Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ ST).

10 years

23 years

The physical standards of SSC GD Constables as per the SSC GD notification are as follows:

PST is an important stage in the selection process of SSC GD Constables. This stage is qualifying in nature and candidates have to clear it to appear in the written exam.

 

Male 

Female

Height

170 cm

157 cm

Chest

Unexpanded- 80 cm

Expanded- 5 cm

Not Required

Weight

Proportionate to height as per medical standards

Proportionate to height as per medical standards

SSC GD EXAM PATTERN

Sections

Number of Questions / Maximum Marks

General Intelligence & Reasoning

25 / 25

Elementary Mathematics

25 / 25

General Awareness

25 / 25

English / Hindi Language

25 / 25

Total

100/100

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

  • For Physical Efficiency Test, candidates will have to participate in race.

Male

Female

All Over India

5 km in 24 minutes

1.6 km in 8 minutes

Ladakh Region

1.6 km in 6 minutes

800 m in 4 minutes

Note: 

  • Candidates who qualify in the Physical Standard Test (PST) will be eligible to appear for the online objective type examination,
  • There is 0.25 of negative marking in the exam for wrong answers.
  • The total time duration for the online exam is 90 minutes (1.5 hours). The online exam will be conducted in English or Hindi.
  • The SSC GD 2021 Exam date will be released later.

Medical Test

As per the SSC GD recruitment notification, the candidates must have good physical and mental health. They should not have the following:

  1. Knock knee
  2. Varicose vein
  3. Flat foot
  4. Squint in eyes

Candidates’ X-ray, blood test and eye test will be conducted. The  eye sight must meet the following conditions:

Visual Acuity Unaided

Visual Acuity Unaided

Uncorrected Visual Acuity

Uncorrected Visual Acuity

Near Vision

Near Vision

Distant Vision

Distant Vision

Better Eye

Worst Eye

Better Eye

Worst Eye

N6

N9

6/6

6/9

Refraction

Color Vision

Visual correction of any kind is not permitted even by glasses

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SSC GD SYLLABUS

We have listed down the SSC GD Syllabus 2021for subjects General Knowledge and General Awareness, English/Hindi, General Intelligence & Reasoning and Elementary Mathematics as per new exam pattern below:

General Knowledge and General Awareness

General Intelligence & Reasoning

Elementary Mathematics

English/Hindi

Current Affairs

Scientific Inventions

Sports events

Important dates

Economy

Culture

Geography

World/Indian History

General Polity

Indian Constitution

India’s neighboring Countries

Verbal Reasoning

Non-Verbal Reasoning

Arithmetic Reasoning

Coding-Decoding

Visual Memory

Spatial Visualization

Spatial Orientation

Observation

Visual Memory

Similarities and Differences

Recent Studies and Theories

Number system

Percentage

Averages

Ratio and Proportions

SI and CI (Interests)

Profit and Loss

Discount

Time and Work

Time and Distance

Mensuration

Fundamental Arithmetic Operations

Comprehension

Synonyms –Antonyms

Para Jumbles

Writing Sentence Formation

Candidates must begin their preparation with an understanding of exam patterns and syllabus.

 

SSC GD POST

The SSC GD vacancy 2021 for the constable posts has been announced and this year a total of 25271 Vacancies have been released.

The division-wise vacancies for Male and Female are:

FORCE

MALE

FEMALE

GRAND TOTAL

BSF

6413

1132

7545

CISF

7610

854

8464

CRPF

0

0

0

SSB

3806

0

3806

ITBP

1216

215

1431

AR

3185

600

3785

NIA

0

0

0

SSF

194

46

240

TOTAL

22424

2847

25271


SSC GD SELECTION PROCESS

The three stages in the selection process of SSC GD Constables are explained below:

  1. Stage I – Written Examination (Computer Based Test) [Objective type paper carrying 100 marks
  2. Stage II – Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  3. Stage III – Medical Test

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SSC GD FAQ

Yes, OTR (One-time registration) with the commission is a mandatory prerequisite. On completion of ORT, candidates can apply online for any examination of the Commission.

A Candidate must have passed Matriculation or 10th Class Examination from a recognized Board/University.

Yes, Graduates can also apply for SSC GD Constable recruitment. You can read the complete eligibility in Commission's official notice to clear your doubt.

Yes, you can pay fee offline through SBI Challan.

The maximum marks for SSC GD CBT exams are 100. There will be 4 sections in total, each section will carry 25 marks.

Yes,there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

The in-hand salary of SSC GD Constable 2021 is Rs. 23,527.