SSC GD Constable Recruitment 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)
- 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)
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 Body||Staff Selection Commission (SSC)|
|Pay Scale||Pay Level-3 (Rs 21700-69100)|
|Online Application Mode||Online|
|Exam Type||National Level Exam|
|Exam Date||16th November to 15th December 2021|
|Job Location||Across India|
|Age Limit||18-23 years|
|Educational Qualification||10th Pass|
SSC GD Constable 2021 Result Out
The SSC GD Constable 2021 CBT Result has been released on 25th March 2022 for the candidates who appeared in the written exam held from 16th November to 15th December 2021. Click on the link given below to check your SSC GD Constable Result & Merit List.
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 was 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.
|SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification||17th July 2021|
|Starting Date of Application Form||17th July 2021|
|Last Date to fill Application Form||31st August 2021|
|Last Date for making payment||2nd September 2021|
|Last Date for Generation of Offline Challan||4th September 2021|
|Last Date for Payment through Challan||7th September 2021|
|SSC GD Application Status||20th October 2021|
|SSC GD Admit Card||05th November 2021|
|SSC GD Exam Date 2021||16th November to 15th December 2021|
|SSC GD Answer key||24th December 2021|
|SSC GD Result declaration||25th March 2022|
|SSC GD Physical Date||Notified Later|
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 Recruitment 2021
The recruitment process of SSC GD 2021 had 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 Candidates||22424|
|Vacancies for Female Candidates||2847|
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.
|Force||SSC GD Constable Male Vacancies||Total|
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.
|Force||SSC GD Constable Female Vacancies||Total|
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.
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 Male||Rs. 100|
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.||Category||Age Limit|
|3||Ex-Servicemen (GEN)||26 years|
|4||Ex-Servicemen (OBC)||29 years|
|5||Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST)||31 years|
|9||Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (GEN)||28 years|
|10||Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC)||31 years|
|11||Children 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.
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:
- Written examination (Computer Based)
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
- Physical Standard Test (PST)
- 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.
|Part||Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Exam Duration|
|A||General Intelligence & Reasoning||25||25||90 minutes|
|B||General Knowledge & General Awareness||25||25|
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.
|Type||For Male Candidates||For Female Candidates|
|Candidates other than Ladakh Region||5 Km in 24 minutes||1.6 Km in 8(1/2) minutes|
|For Ladakh Region||1.6 Km in 6(1/2) minutes||800 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|
|Standard||For Male Candidates||For Female Candidates|
|Height ( General ,SC & OBC)||170||157|
|Height ( ST )||162.5||150|
|Chest Expansion (General , SC & OBC)||80/ 5||N/A|
|Chest Expansion ( ST )||76 / 5||N/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 Acuity Unaided||Uncorrected Visual Acuity||Refraction||Color Vision|
|Near Vision||Distant 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 glasses||CP-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.
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/Hindi||General Awareness||Elementary Mathematics||General Intelligence and Reasoning|
|Scientific Inventions Sports,|
Awards and Honors,
Ratio and Proportions,
Profit and Loss,
Time and Distance,
Time and Work,
Fundamental Arithematic Operations
Similarities and Differences,
Recent Studies and Theories
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 Tripura||Itanagar (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.
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.
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)
|1||Andaman & Nicobar||36||33||*||*||35|
|8||Dadar& Nagar Haveli||35||*||*||35||35|
|9||Daman & Diu||37||37||*||*||35|
|15||Jammu & Kashmir||43||33||40||35||35|
State Wise Cut Off (Female Candidate)
|1||Andaman & Nicobar||48||*||*||*||35|
|8||Dadar& Nagar Haveli||*||*||*||*||*|
|9||Daman & Diu||*||*||*||*||*|
|15||Jammu & Kashmir||35||33||33||33||35|