SSC GD Exam Date 2021 for 25271 Constable Posts, Check Application Status, Call Letter

SSC GD 2021- SSC GD Constable Exam is being conducted by the Staff Selection Commission of India to recruit candidates for the General Duty post of Constables (GD) in BSF, CISF, ITBP, CRPF and Rifleman in AR. SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification has been released by the Commission to recruit 25271 posts of constables for both male and female. SSC GD Constable Recruitment 2021 Notification, Apply Online Dates, Online Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility Criteria, Age Limit, Educational Qualification, Syllabus, Pattern and other details are discussed in this page below.

Lakhs of candidates have filled online application SSC GD 2021 vacancies to fulfill their dream of joining the various forces on the post of Constable. 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 forces:

Forces for Recruitment of Constables (General Duty)

  1. Border Security Force (BSF)
  2. Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
  3. Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
  4. Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
  5. Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
  6. National Investigation Agency (NIA)
  7. Secretariat Security Force (SSF)

Forces for Recruitment of Rifleman (General Duty)- Assam Rifles

SSC GD Constable 2021: Exam Summary

Staff Selection Commission will be conducting the recruitment process for 25271 General Duty Constables for FY 2021-22 and has already started the online registration process. Here is a brief provided about the SSC GD Constable 2021 in the below table.

Exam Conducting BodyStaff Selection Commission (SSC)
Post NameConstable
Vacancy25271
Pay ScalePay Level-3 (Rs 21700-69100)
Job CategoryDefence
Online Application ModeOnline
Exam ModeOnline
Exam TypeNational Level Exam
Exam Date16th November to 15th December 2021
Job LocationAcross India
Age Limit18-23 years
Educational Qualification10th Pass
Official Websitewww.ssc.nic.in

SSC GD Exam Date 2021 

The exam date for SSC GD Constable 2021 exam has been released by the Commission on 8th September 2021. The online exam for SSC GD 2021 will be conducted from 16th November to 15th December 2021. Let’s have a look at the important dates for SSC GD 2021 exam from the below table.

EventsDates 
SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification17th July 2021
Starting Date of Application Form17th July 2021
Last Date to fill Application Form31st August 2021
Last Date for making payment2nd September 2021
Last Date for Generation of Offline Challan4th September 2021
Last Date for Payment through Challan7th September 2021
SSC GD Application Status20th October 2021
SSC GD Admit Card October 2021 (4th week)
SSC GD Exam Date 202116th November to 15th December 2021
Result DeclarationJanuary 2022
SSC GD Physical DateNotified Later

SSC GD 2021 Admit Card  

SSC GD Constable Application Status is out for Central Region on 20th October 2021. It is expected that the SSC Constable GD Admit card & application status for other regions will be released soon. SSC GD Constable Tier-1 Exam is scheduled from 16th November to 15th December 2021. Click on the below link to check your application status & download your admit card.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Admit Card Link- Click Here

SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification

 SSC GD Constable 2021 detailed notification pdf was released by Staff Selection Commission of India (SSC) at the official website of SSC www.ssc.nic.in to recruit 25271 vacancies of Constables. Out of 25271 vacancies, 22424 vacancies for Male Constables and 2847 vacancies for Female Constables are announced. The candidates can download the SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification pdf from the direct link and thoroughly read all the details mentioned.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Official Notification - [Download PDF]

SSC GD Constable Recruitment 2021

The recruitment process of SSC GD 2021 has begun on 17th July 2021 post the release of SSC GD Notification 2021. Candidates are required to apply online for SSC GD 2021 Exam from 17th July to 31st August 2021. Candidates are requested to visit this page regularly to remain updated about the SSC GD notification, eligibility criteria, online form, syllabus and exam dates of SSC GD 2021 Exam.

SSC GD 2021 Exam will be conducted to selected candidates for the post of constable in BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP, SSF, SSB, NIA and riflemen in Assam Rifles(AR).

SSC GD Constable 2021 Vacancy

The total number of vacancies for the SSC GD Constable 2021 exam has been released along with its notification. SSC has announced 25271 vacancies for the post of constables, in which 22424 posts are available for male candidates and for 2847 female candidates. Let’s have a look at the SSC GD Vacancies:

Vacancies for Male Candidates22424
Vacancies for Female Candidates2847

SSC GD Constable Vacancy for Male Candidates

A total of 22424 vacancies has been notified for General Duty Male Constable to be recruited through SSC GD 2021. Below is the detailed category-wise vacancy distribution for SSC GD Male Constable.

ForceSSC GD Constable Male VacanciesTotal
SCSTOBCEWSUR
BSF1026603145364126906413
CISF1133786171476032177610
CRPF------------
SSB60431489238013543806
ITBP177131250955631216
AR39150861531713543185
NIA------------
SSF2814491984194
Total3359235649732212952422424

SSC GD Constable Vacancy for Female Candidates

Out of a total of 25271 vacancies, 2847 have been announced for General Duty Female Constable to be recruited through SSC GD 2021. Below is the detailed category-wise vacancy distribution for SSC GD Female Constable.

ForceSSC GD Constable Female VacanciesTotal
SCSTOBCEWSUR
BSF1761102551134781132
CISF1288619388359854
CRPF------------
SSB------------
ITBP28204208117215
AR719911560255600
NIA------------
SSF070311042146
Total41031861627312302847

SSC GD Constable 2021 Online Application

The online application process for SSC GD 2021 exam was started on 17th July 2021 and closed on 31st August 2021. Lakhs of applicants have successfully filled their online application form for SSC GD Constable 2021.  

How to Apply for SSC GD Constable 2021?

The process to fill online application is done by clicking on the 'Apply' link provided at ssc.nic.in->Apply->'GD-Constable' post the release of notification.

Click Here to Apply Online for SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam

SSC GD Constable Online Application Fee

SSC GD Constable 2021 application fee for the male candidates is Rs 100 which is to be paid during the application process. However, women/SC/ST/PwD/ESM candidates are exempted from payment of application fees.

General MaleRs. 100
Female/SC/ST/Ex-servicemanNo Fee

SSC GD Constable 2021 Eligibility Criteria

All candidates who are willing to apply for the SSC GD Constable Recruitment 2021 should check the available SSC GD Eligibility Criteria given below. The candidates who will satisfy the SSC GD post conditions will able to apply the application form online. All candidates should have a look at the eligibility criteria that is mentioned below for the various posts in the SSC GD recruitment advertisement.

SSC GD Educational Qualification (As on 01-08-2021)

Candidates applying for GD Constable (BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP, SSF, SSB, NIA and riflemen) must have passed 10th class or equivalent from a recognized board.

SSC GD Age Limit (As on 01-08-2021)

Candidate is required to be between 18 to 23 years in order to be eligible for SSC GD 2021 Exam. The crucial date of age-limit will be calculated with reference to 01-08-2021. Candidates should not have been born earlier than 02-08-1998 and later than 01-08-2002. Age relaxation is given to candidates belonging to reserved categories as per the government rules.

SSC GD 2021 Upper Age Relaxation

S. No.CategoryAge Limit
1OBC26 years
2ST/SC28 years
3Ex-Servicemen (GEN)26 years
4Ex-Servicemen (OBC)29 years
5Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST)31 years
9Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (GEN)28 years
10Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC)31 years
11Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ST)33 years

SSC GD Constable Salary 2021

The initial salary of a General Duty Constable is Rs. 23,527 per month and the starting basic pay of Constable is Rs. 21,700. The maximum basic pay for SSC GD Constable can reach up to Rs. 69,100. To know more about SSC GD including job profile, salary structure, basic pay, allowances, roles & responsibilities, and promotion, click on the below link.

Check SSC GD Constable Salary Structure 2021

SSC GD Constable 2021 Selection Process

The entire recruitment process of SSC GD 2021 will be completed in four stages: Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Standard Test (PST), Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and at the last the Medical Test. The candidates who will qualify the exam will have to appear for document verification.

The stages that will be conducted for SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam are discussed below:

  1. Written examination (Computer Based)
  2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  3. Physical Standard Test (PST)
  4. Medical Test

SSC GD 2021 Exam Pattern

In this section, the pattern for each stage has been discussed. The candidates who are going to appear in SSC GD Recruitment 2021 must be familiar with the exam pattern. Let’s have a look at the detailed Exam Pattern for SSC GD 2021 Exam

For Computer Based Examination

The computer-based examination will be of 100 marks consisting of 100 questions. There will be 4 sections in the online exam to be attempted in 90 minutes. 0.25 marks will be deducted when a question is attempted wrong. There will be no penalty if the question is left unanswered. The exam pattern for CBE has been detailed below.

PartSubjectNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksExam Duration
AGeneral Intelligence & Reasoning252590 minutes
BGeneral Knowledge & General Awareness2525
CElementary Mathematics2525
DEnglish/ Hindi2525
 Total100100 

For Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

The candidate must be efficient to finish the race within the time limit as mentioned in the below table. The limit has been set diffently for candidates of Ladakh region.

Race
TypeFor Male CandidatesFor Female Candidates
Candidates other than Ladakh Region5 Km in 24 minutes1.6 Km in 8(1/2) minutes
For Ladakh Region1.6 Km in 6(1/2) minutes800 metres in 4 minutes

For Physical Standard Test (PST)

The candidates will be examined for the physical standards including Height and Chest (only males). Only the candidates who meet the requirement will be called for medical examination. The physical standards required has been discussed below.

Physical Standards for SSC GD 2021
StandardFor Male CandidatesFor Female Candidates
Height ( General ,SC & OBC)170157
Height ( ST )162.5150
Chest Expansion (General , SC & OBC)80/ 5N/A
Chest Expansion ( ST )76 / 5N/A

However, there is some relaxation provided for candidates belonging to hilly areas, scheduled tribes, north-eastern states, Left Wing Extremism affected districts, Gorkha Territorial Administration. Chest measurement for female candidates has not been included in the Physical Standard Test, however, the chest should be well developed.

Weight should be proportionate as per the height and medical standard for male and female

Visual Standard
Visual Acuity UnaidedUncorrected Visual AcuityRefractionColor Vision
Near VisionDistant Vision
Better Eye Worse Eye Better Eye Worse Eye
N6 N9 6 / 6 6 / 9 Visual correction of any kind is not permitted even by glassesCP-2

Note: Physical Standard Test (PST)/ Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Detailed Medical Examination (DME)/ Review Medical Examination (RME) will be scheduled and concluded by CAPFs.

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SSC GD Constable 2021 Syllabus

To prepare effectively for SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam, a candidate must know the entire syllabus of SSC GD 2021 Exam as planning a strategy with updated syllabus is more fruitful rather than just cramming the things in an undefined manner. For your ease, we have provdided the detailed SSC GD Syllabus 2021:

English/HindiGeneral AwarenessElementary MathematicsGeneral Intelligence and Reasoning
Comprehension Writing,
Sentence Formation,
Para Jumbles,
Synonyms-Antonyms 
Scientific Inventions Sports,
Awards and Honors,
Important Dates,
Culture,
Geography,
Economy,
Indian/World History,
General Polity,
Current Affairs 
Number System,
Percentages,
Averages,
Ratio and Proportions,
Interests,
Profit and Loss,
Discount,
Mensuration,
Time and Distance,
Time and Work,
Fundamental Arithematic Operations 
Spatial Visualization,
Spatial Orientation,
Observation,
Visual Memory,
Arithematical Reasoning,
Verbal Reasoning,
Non-Verbal Reasoning,
Analogies,
Coding-Decoding,
Similarities and Differences,
Recent Studies and Theories 

Check Detailed SSC GD Syllabus 2021 in Detail

SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam Centre

The candidates applying for SSC GD Constable 2021 exam have to select their choice of examination centres while filling their application form. Have a look at the below table depicting the list of region-wise exam centres notified by Staff Selection Commission.

SSC Region (State Names)SSC GD Exam Centres & Codes

Central Region (CR)/Bihar and Uttar Pradesh

 

 

Bhagalpur (3201), Darbhanga (3202), Muzaffarpur (3205), Patna (3206), Purnea (3209), Agra (3001), Bareilly (3005), Gorakhpur (3007), Jhansi (3008), Kanpur (3009), Lucknow (3010), Meerut (3011), Prayagraj (3003), Varanasi (3013)

Eastern Region (ER)/Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim and West Bengal

 

 

Port Blair (4802), Ranchi (4205), Balasore (4601), Berhampore (Odisha) (4602), Bhubaneshwar (4604), Cuttack (4605), Dhenkenal (4611), Rourkela (4610), Sambalpur (4609), Gangtok (4001), Hooghly (4418), Kolkata (4410), Siliguri (4415)

Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR)/Lakshadweep, Karnataka and Kerala

 

 

Kavaratti (9401), Bengaluru (9001), Hubballi (9011), Mangaluru (9008), Ernakulam (9213), Thrissur (9212), Thiruvananthapuram (9211)

Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR)/Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh

 

 

Bilaspur (6202), Raipur (6204), Durg-Bhilai (6205), Bhopal (6001), Gwalior (6005), Indore (6006), Jabalpur (6007), Satna (6014), Sagar (6015), Ujjain (6016)
North Eastern Region (NER)/ Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and TripuraItanagar (5001), Dibrugarh (5102), Guwahati (Dispur) (5105), Jorhat (5107), Silchar (5111), Imphal (5501), Churachandpur (5502), Ukhrul (5503), Shillong (5401), Aizwal (5701), Kohima (5302), Agartala (5601)

Northern Region (NR)/Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand

 

 

Delhi (2201), Ajmer (2401), Alwar (2402), Bharatpur (2403), Bikaner (2404), Jaipur (2405), Jodhpur (2406), Kota (2407), Sriganganagar (2408), Udaipur (2409), Sikar (2411), Dehradun (2002), Haldwani (2003), Haridwar (2005), Roorkee (2006)

North Western Sub-Region (NWR)/Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh and Punjab

 

Chandigarh/Mohali (1601), Hamirpur (1202), Shimla (1203), Jammu (1004), Samba (1010), Srinagar (J&K) (1007), Leh (1005), Amritsar (1404), Jalandhar (1402), Ludhiana (1405), Patiala (1403)

Southern Region (SR)/Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana.

 

 

Chirala (8011), Guntur (8001), Kakinada (8009), Kurnool (8003), Nellore (8010), Rajahmundry (8004), Tirupati (8006), Vizianagaram (8012), Vijaywada (8008), Vishakhapatnam   (8007), Puducherry (8401), Chennai (8201), Coimbatore (8202), Madurai (8204), Salem (8205), Tiruchirapalli (8206), Tirunelveli (8207), Vellore (8208), Hyderabad (8601), Karimnagar (8604), Warangal (8603)

Western Region (WR)/Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat and Maharashtra

 

 

Panaji (7801), Ahmedabad (7001), Anand (7011), Gandhinagar (7012), Mehsana (7013), Rajkot (7006), Surat (7007), Vadodara (7002), Amravati (7201), Aurangabad (7202), Jalgaon (7214), Kolhapur (7203), Mumbai (7204), Nagpur (7205), Nanded (7206), Nashik (7207), Pune (7208)

SSC GD Constable 2021 Admit Card

The Admit Card for SSC GD 2021 will be released at the official website of SSC i.e. www.ssc.nic.in, post the application process for the same has been completed. Candidates are requested to visit the in order to download the SSC GD 2021 Admit Card. The link to the Admit Card will be provided on this page.

Admit cards of physical standard tests and medical exams will be uploaded on the CRPF website http://www.crpf.gov.in.

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SSC GD Result 2021

SSC GD 2021 Result will be declared separately for Physical Test/Medical test, Written Test and the Computer Proficiency Test. Candidates can check their results after the exam has been conducted. The dates for the declaration of the result will be notified soon by the Staff Selection Commission of India.

Click Here to Check SSC GD Constables 2021 Result

SSC GD Constable 2021 Cut-Off

SSC GD Constable 2021 Cut-Off will be released after the result for the same has been declared. To get a fair idea of SSC GD 2021 Cut-Off, let’s have a look at previous years’ cut-off for SSC GD Exam:

State Wise Cut Off (Male Candidate)

State CodeSTATE/UTsCUT-OFF
GENOBCSCSTEx.S
1Andaman & Nicobar3633**35
2Andhra Pradesh4945334235
3Arunachal Pradesh3533333335
4Assam4438374035
5Bihar7572587035
6Chandigarh544641*35
7Chhattisgarh5250504835
8Dadar& Nagar Haveli35**3535
9Daman & Diu3737**35
10Delhi6862605635
11Goa3533**35
12Gujarat4639384035
13Haryana807770*35
14Himachal Pradesh6660606235
15Jammu & Kashmir4333403535
16Jharkhand6258405435
17Karnataka4236333935
18Kerala3533333335
19Lakshadweep32***35
20Madhya Pradesh6764575435
21Maharashtra5549474735
22Manipur4337373435
23Meghalaya3533333335
24Mizoram3533333335
25Nagaland4433333335
26Orissa4643334135
27Pondicherry353333*35
28Punjab544848*35
29Rajasthan7876687135
30Sikkim3533*3335
31Tamil Nadu3533333335
32Telangana4640334435
33Tripura4241373335
34Uttar Pradesh7774666835
35Uttarakhand6763606535
36West Bengal5345454635

State Wise Cut Off (Female Candidate)

State CodeSTATE/UTsCUT-OFF
GENOBCSCSTEx.S
1Andaman & Nicobar48***35
2Andhra Pradesh3533333335
3Arunachal Pradesh3533333335
4Assam3533333335
5Bihar5549665235
6Chandigarh5147**35
7Chhattisgarh5149444735
8Dadar& Nagar Haveli*****
9Daman & Diu*****
10Delhi6053524935
11Goa3533**35
12Gujarat3833333535
13Haryana706758*35
14Himachal Pradesh6257545435
15Jammu & Kashmir3533333335
16Jharkhand5246335035
17Karnataka3533333335
18Kerala3533333535
19Lakshadweep*****
20Madhya Pradesh5854485035
21Maharashtra4537393935
22Manipur4236*3935
23Meghalaya3533*3335
24Mizoram35**3335
25Nagaland35**3335
26Orissa4138333835
27Pondicherry3533**35
28Punjab534849*35
29Rajasthan6664545835
30Sikkim35*333335
31Tamil Nadu3533333335
32Telangana3533333335
33Tripura35*333335
34Uttar Pradesh6562555335
35Uttarakhand5653495535
36West Bengal4336374035

Check Previous Year Cut-Off List

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SSC GD 2021: FAQs

Q1. What is the notification release date for SSC GD 2021 Exam?

Ans. The official notification for SSC GD Constable 2021 exam was released by SSC on 17th July 2021.

Q2. What is the exam date of SSC GD Constable 2021 exam?

Ans. The exam date for SSC GD Constable 2021 online computer-based test is scheduled from 16th November to 15th December 2021.

Q3. What is eligibility of SSC GD?

Ans. A 10th class pass or equivalent candidate should be between 18 to 23 years is eligible for SSC General Duty Constable Exam.

Q4. I am 19 year old. Can I apply for this exam?

Ans. Yes, the age of a candidate should be between 18 to 23 years in order to be eligible for SSC GD 2021 Exam.

Q5. What is the minimum height required for SSC GD Constable?

Ans. Ans. The minimum height required for a male candidate is 170 cms and 157 cms for a female candidate.

Q6. What is SSC GD Constable salary?

Ans. The initial net salary for an SSC GD Constable is Rs. 23,527 per month (approximately) and the basic pay scale for SSC GD varies from Rs.21,700 to Rs.69,100.

Q7. What is the last date of online registration for SSC GD 2021?

Ans. All candidates can apply online for SSC GD Constable 2021 exam till 31st August 2021.

Q8. How many GD Male Constable vacancies are announced for SSC GD 2021?

Ans. 22424 Male Constables will be recruited through SSC GD 2021.

Q9. What is the minimum age required for SSC GD 2021?

Ans. The candidate must be of minimum 18 years to apply for SSC GD Constable 2021 exam.

Q10. How many forces are there in SSC GD Constable 2021?

Ans. The vacancies for SSC GD 2021 is out for Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs), Border Security Force (BSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Sashatra Seema Bal (SSB) and Secretariat Security Force (SSF), Assam Rifles.