SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment: Notification Released

SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment :

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment Notification on July 17, 2021. Interested individuals can check, SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification on its official site. SSC GD Constable recruitment has to be done for the recruitment of various vacancies such as (General Duty) in 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) and Secretariat Security Force (SSF) and for the post of Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles. The SSC GD 2021 Apply Online gets activates from 17th July 2021 to 31st August 2021. Eligible and interested candidates before starting the application process have to read the instructions completely given in the official notification and should submit within the last date.


The  SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment selection will be based on the online test, PET, PST, and Medical Examination. Candidates can check the salary, vacancy, eligibility criteria for SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment before filling the online application.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment: Important Dates

 Events  Dates
SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification Date 17th July 2021
SSC GD Constable Application Starting Date 17th July 2021
Last date and time for receipt of online applications 31st August 2021
Last date and time for making an online fee payment 02nd September 2021
Last date and time for generation of offline Challan 04th September 2021
Last date for payment through Challan
(during working hours of the Bank)
07th September 2021
SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam Date To be announced later


Get More – SSC GD Constable 2021 Salary

SSC GD Constable Vacancy 2021:

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 Constable Eligibility Criteria

Nationality/ Citizenship:

The candidate must be a citizen of India. Vacancies are state/ UT wise hence a candidate must submit domicile/ PRC against his state/ UT.

Age Limit (As of 01st August 2021)

Minimum Age Limit: 18 years.

Maximum Age Limit: 23 years.

Candidates should not have been born earlier than 02.08.1998 and later than 01.08.2003.

Educational Qualification:

Candidates should possess the  Matriculation or 10th class pass from a recognized Board/ University


Get More – SSC GD Constable Exam 2021 Eligibility

SSC GD Constable Selection Process

The recruitment process will consist of

(i) Computer-Based Examination (CBE),

(ii) Physical Efficiency Test (PET),

(iii) Physical Standard Test (PST),

(iv) Medical Examination and Document Verification

Stage 1 – SSC GD Constable Online Exam:

All candidates whose online applications are found to be in order will be called to appear in the Computer Based Examination (CBE).

SSC GD Constable Exam Pattern

There will be four sections for a total of 100 marks. The Time Duration of the online examination is 90 minutes.

Subject No. of Questions Marks Time
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25 1 hour and 30 min
General Knowledge and General Awareness 25 25
Elementary Mathematics 25 25
English/ Hindi 25 25
  • All questions will be of Objective Multiple Choice Type.
  • The computer-based examination will be conducted in English and Hindi only.
  • There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

SSC GD Constable Cut-Off Marks

The minimum qualifying marks for the candidate’s category wise is given below.

  1. General and Ex-servicemen – 35%.
  2. SC/ ST/ OBC – 33%.

Stage 2: SSC GD Constable Physical Test

The candidates who will qualify online will be called for the Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST) conducted at various centres finalized by the CAPFs.

SSC GD Constable PET


  1. Male – 5 Kms in 24 minutes
  2. Female – 1.6 Kms in 8 ½ minutes

For candidates of Ladakh Region:

  1. Male – 1 Mile in 6 ½ minutes
  2. Female – 800 metres in 4 minutes

SSC GD Constable PST


  1. General, SC & OBC Male candidates – 170 cm
  2. General, SC & OBC Female candidates – 157 cm
  3. ST Male candidates – 162.5 cm
  4. ST Female Candidates – 150 cm


  1. General, SC & OBC male candidates – 80/5
  2. ST – 76/5


Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards.

SSC GD Constable Syllabus

General Intelligence & Reasoning:

Analytical aptitude and ability to observe and distinguish patterns will be tested through questions principally of non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding, and decoding, etc.

General Knowledge and General Awareness: 

Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research, etc. These Questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

Elementary Mathematics:

This paper will include questions on problems relating to Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers, Fundamental arithmetical operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work, etc.

English/ Hindi:

Candidates’ ability to understand basic English/ Hindi and their basic comprehension would be tested.

Stage 3: SSC GD Constable Detailed Medical Examination (DME)

Candidates who qualify PET/ PST will be called for Detailed Medical Examination (DME) which includes Eye-Sight Check-up, Medical Test (X-Ray) chest-PA view, Haemoglobin, Urine routine/ microscopic examination, etc.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment: Application Process

Application Mode: Online

Application Fee:

UR/OBC/EWS(Male) – Rs. 100/-

Others – NIL

Payment Mode: Online through 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 Constable 2021 Notification: Important Links

Check Here the Official Site

Download the SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification

Start Here the Apply Online Process

SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment: How To Apply Online

  • Candidates visit the Official site of SSC
  • Fill up all mandatory files of the SSC GD 2021 Online Application.
  • After filling up all the information complete the declaration process by clicking on the link “I agree” and, fill up the captcha code
  • And preview the information and submit the SSC GD Online Application.
  • Check application fee instructions according to your category.
  • Payment can be done online or through SBI Challan. In case, the fee is paid through Challan, it will get updated within 2-3 days.
  • Once you finished your payment  check the Payment status available on the Candidate‟s
  • Take a printout of the application for future use.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment: Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the starting date of the SSC GD Constable Registration Date?

A. The Starting date of SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment is July 17, 2021.

Q. What is the last date to apply for the SSC GD Constable Recruitment?

A. Candidates should submit the online application before August 31st, 2021.

Q. Can 10th pass candidates be eligible to apply for the  SSC GD Constable post?

A. Candidates should possess Matriculation or 10th class pass from a recognized Board/ University.

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