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SSC GD Constable 2021

SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification : The staff Selection commission has released SSC GD Constable notification for the post of Constable (General Duty) and Rifleman (General Duty) Posts. SSC GD Recruitment application is available from 17th July 2021 to 31 August 2021.

SSC GD will fill  a total of 25271 vacancies for Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA, SSF, and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles Examination,2021.

The interested candidates can go through this article to check eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus, and all the important information regarding SSC GD Constable 2021.

SSC GD Constable Cut off 2018: Click Here for Cut off marks

SSC GD Constable 2021

Many candidates are eagerly waiting for the SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification. As per the revised exam calendar released by SSC for the 2021 exams, the notification will be released soon.

Forces for which the recruitment is being conducted

Forces for Recruitment of Constable (General Duty)
  • Border Security Force (BSF)
  • Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
  • National Investigation Agency (NIA)
  • Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
  • Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
  • Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
  • Secretariat Security Force (SSF)
Forces for Recruitment of Rifleman (General Duty)

SSC GD 2021: Important Dates

Events Dates
SSC GD Constable Notification 2021
Online Form submission Start 17th July 2021
Last Date to Submit Application 31st August 2021
Admit Card To be Notified Soon
Apply Link

SSC GD Constable Cut off 2018: Click Here for Cut off marks

SSC GD Constable 2021 Eligibility Criteria

All the aspiring candidates who are dreaming for SSC Constable 2021 have to abide by all the Eligibility Criteria as decided by the Commission.

  • The candidate of SSC GD must be a Citizen of either India or Nepal or Bhutan. If a candidate is a citizen of Nepal or Bhutan shall have a Certificate of Eligibility issued by the Government of India in favor of him/her.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Educational/Technical Qualification

The candidate who has a 10th passed certificate from any recognized Board/ University then he/she is eligible to apply for SSC GD Exam 2021.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Age Limit

The age limit for the post of Constable is 18-25 years.

Age Relaxation: As per government guidelines age relaxation in SSC GD Constable is given in the table below:

Categories Age Relaxations
Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST) 5 years
Other Backward Class (OBC) 3 years
Ex-Servicemen (ExS) 3 years (after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning)
Children and dependents of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved) 5 years
Children and dependents of victims killed in the 1,984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) 8 years
Children and dependents of victims killed in the 1,984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ST) 10 years
Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from January 1, 1980, to December 31, 1989 5 years

SSC GD Constable 2021 Physical Eligibility

SSC GD Physical Eligibility (Male Candidates)
Category of Candidates Height (in cms) Chest (in cms)
Un-expended Expended (Min of 4 cms)
Only GENERAL/ OBC 170 81 85
Scheduled Castes (SC) 170 81 85
Scheduled Tribes (ST) 165 76 80
Residents of hill areas i.e. Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas, and candidates belonging to states of Sikkim, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir, and Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K. 165 76 80
Sons of serving, deceased, retired police personnel/ Multi-Tasking Staff (Formerly group ‘D’ employees) of Delhi Police. 165 76 80
SSC GD Physical Eligibility (Female Candidates)
Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST) 155
Residents of hill areas i.e. Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Gorkhas, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to states of Sikkim, 155 – – 11 Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Kashmir, and Leh & Ladakh regions of J&K. 155
Daughters of serving, deceased, retired police personnel/ Multi-Tasking Staff (Formerly group ‘D’ employees) of Delhi Police. 152

For all male candidates including Ex-servicemen and departmental candidates (age-wise), the SSC GD Physical Endurance Test (qualifying) for the post of Constable will be as under: –

Race Time
5 km 24 Minutes
1 Mile for Ladakh Region 6 ½ Minutes

For all female candidates including departmental candidates (age-wise), SSC GD physical standards will be as under:

Race Time
1.6 km 8 ½ Minutes
800 Metres for Ladakh Region 4 Minutes

SSC GD Constable 2021 Selection Process

The candidates will be selected for SSC GD Constable Vacancies 2021 through the following stages:

  • Online Computer Based Test
  • Physical Standard Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Medical Test
  • Document Verification

SSC GD Constable Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern of SSC Constable 2021 is explained in the tables below. The exam comprises three Tiers. Tier-I is mainly screening and scoring exams.

Tier Type of Examination Mode of examination
Stage-I Objective Multiple Choice CBT (Online)
Stage-II Physical Endurance Test/ Physical Standard Test Physical Test
Medical Examination Medical Examination of Candidates at Hospitals Medical Test

SSC GD Constable 2021 Syllabus

SSC GD Constable Paper comprises four Sections/Subjects that are mentioned below:

  • General Knowledge
  • Quantitative Aptitude
  • General Reasoning
  • English Comprehension

All 4  sections are given below

General Reasoning General Knowledge Quantitative Aptitude English Comprehension
Verbal Reasoning Current Affairs Percentage Reading Comprehension
Syllogism Awards and Honours Number Series Grammar
Circular Seating Arrangement Books and Authors Data Interpretation Vocabulary
Linear Seating Arrangement Sports Mensuration and Geometry Verbal Ability
Double Lineup Entertainment Quadratic Equation Synonyms-Antonyms
Scheduling Obituaries Interest Active and Passive Voice
Input-Output Important Dates Problems of Ages Para Jumbles
Blood Relations Scientific Research Profit and Loss Fill in the Blanks
Directions and Distances Static General Knowledge
(History, Geography, etc.)
Ratio and Proportions &
Mixture and Alligation
Error Correction
Ordering and Ranking Portfolios Speed, Distance, and Time Cloze Test
Data Sufficiency Persons in News Time and Work  
Coding and Decoding Important Schemes Number System  
Code Inequalities   Data Sufficiency  

SSC GD Constable Salary 2021

The salary of General Duty Constable is high with loads of benefits and allowances. The basic pay scale for SSC GD is lucrative and varies from Rs. 21,700 to Rs. 69,100. The Constables selected through SSC GD Recruitment will be provided with numerous allowances and perks. The timely promotions are also provided to the constables on the basis of their performances and duration of job service.

Prerequisites for SSC GD Constable Online Application Form:

Important things which you should keep with you while filling the Application Form:

  1. Scanned copy of your Signature ( 1kb < Size < 12 kb ) in JPG format.
  2. Scanned copy of your Photo ( 4 kb < Size < 20kb ) in JPG format.
  3. You should have a valid E-Mail I.D with you which can be used for registration purposes.
  4. You should have valid Identity Proof with you.

Online Application Form of SSC GD Constable

The eligible and interested candidates may apply online for SSC GD Recruitment 2021. The link for the online application was expected to be active soon.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Online Application[Link will be active soon]

Note: The Online Application Form link will be made active here it is released by the commission.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Application Fee

Category Application Fees
General/OBC 100
SC/ST/Ex-Serviceman/Females Fee exempted

Instructions how to fill SSC GD Application Form 2021

  1. Click on the link mentioned above and you will be redirected to the SSC official site directly.
  2. A page will be opened where you will get the registration and login form.
  3. If you are already registered for SSC Exams, then fill in the login details to apply for SSC GD Constable. But if you are not registered, then first you need to fill the registration form.
  4. After login, go to “Apply Now” and fill in all the required details i.e Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Education Qualification, Address, educational qualifications, and all the degrees you hold, etc.
  5. After that Fill in your communication address and Upload your Photo and signature.
  6. Before submitting the form, preview your details.
  7. Once you submit the form, the next step is to pay your fee. The application fee is acceptable in online and offline modes.
  8. Pay your fee through Debit/Credit card/Net Banking/E-Challan if applicable.
  9. Click on submit and Your form will be submitted successfully.
  10. Your Online SSC GD Constable 2021 application process is completed and you can take the printout of the application form for further use.

Important Instructions to Candidates

Before applying, candidates are advised to go through the instructions carefully

  1. The Commission will not undertake detailed scrutiny of applications for the eligibility and other aspects at the time of written examination and, therefore, the candidature will be accepted only provisionally. The candidates are advised to go through the requirements of educational qualification, age, physical standards, etc., and satisfy themselves that they are eligible for the post(s) before applying. Copies of supporting documents will be sought at the time of document verification. When scrutiny is undertaken, if any claim made in the application is not found substantiated, the candidature will be canceled and the Commission’s decision shall be final.
  2. Candidates seeking reservation benefits available for SC/ ST/ OBC/ PwD/ExS must ensure that they are entitled to such reservation as per eligibility prescribed in the Notice. They should also have the certificates in the prescribed format in support of their claim.
  3. Candidates with a physical disability of 40% and more only would be considered as Persons with Disabilities (PwD) and entitled to reservation for Persons with Disabilities.
  4. Central Government Civilian Employees claiming age relaxation should produce a certificate in the prescribed format from their office at the time of document verification in respect of the length of continuous service which should be for not less than three years during the period immediately preceding the closing date for receipt of application. They should remain Central Government civilian employees till the time of appointment in the event of their selection.
  5. Fee payable: Rupees one hundred only (Rs.100/-) payable through SBI Challan/ SBI Net Banking or by using Visa, MasterCard, or Maestro Credit/ Debit card. The fee is exempted for all Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation.
  6. The fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances. The fee paid more than once for the same applications with service charges etc. will also not be refunded.
  7. Candidates should note down and retain ‘Registration-ID’ and ‘Password’ provided to them while making ‘One-Time Registration which is required for filling online application.
  8. When the application is successfully submitted, it will be accepted ‘Provisionally’. Candidates should take the printout of the application form for their own records. A printout of the ‘Application Form’ is not required to be submitted to the Commission at any stage.
  9. Only one online application is allowed to be submitted by a candidate for General Duty Constable Examination-2018. Therefore, the candidates are advised to exercise due diligence at the time of filling their application forms. In case, more than one application of a candidate is detected, the Commission will consider the latest application. If a candidate submits multiple applications and appears in the examination (at any stage) more than once, his/ her candidature will be canceled and he/ she will be debarred from the examinations of the Commission for three years.
  10. The candidates must write their name, date of birth, father’s name, and mother’s name strictly as given in the matriculation certificate otherwise their candidature may be canceled at the time of document verification or as and when comes into the notice of the commission.
  11. Applications with illegible/ blurred Photographs/Signatures will be rejected summarily.
  12. Request for change/ correction in any particulars in the Application Form, once submitted, will not be entertained under any circumstances.
  13. Candidates are advised to fill their correct and active e-mail addresses and mobile numbers in the online application as correspondence may be made by the Commission through e-mail/ SMS.
  14. The candidates must carry at least one latest photo-bearing identification proof such as a Driving License, Voter Card, Aadhaar Card, Identity Card issued by University/ College, Income Tax Pan Card, etc in original to the Examination Venue, failing which they shall not be allowed to appear for the same.
  15. Mobiles and other electronic gadgets including Bluetooth devices are banned within the premises of the examination centers. Possession of such equipment whether in use or switch off mode, during the examination will be considered as the use of unfair means. The candidature of such candidates will be canceled. They will be liable for further action including initiation of criminal proceedings and debarment from the commission’s examination up to 3 (three) years, as may be decided by the commission.
  16. In case of Fake/ fabricated application/ registration by misusing any dignitaries name/ photo, such candidate/ cyber cafe will be held responsible for the same and liable for suitable legal action under the cyber/ IT act.
  17. lAA the posts carry All India Service Liability (AISL) i.e. the candidate, on selection, may be asked to serve anywhere in the country.

SSC GD Constable Admit Card 2021

SSC will release the GD Constable Admit Card after the application process is over. The expected date is generally 10-15 days before the exam date.

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