SSC GD Exam 2022: Know the notification, eligibility criteria, syllabus and other details here

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SSC GD Exam 2022: Know the notification, eligibility criteria, syllabus and other details here.

Staff Selection Commission conducts recruitment exam for vacancies of Constables (GD) in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs), NIA, SSF and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles. The exam is more commonly known as SSC GD Exam. In the year 2021 there were 22,424 vacancies for males and 2847 vacancies for females. The notification for SSC GD Recruitment Exam 2022 has not been released yet. Candidates should however know all the details about the exam such as eligibility criteriaselection processsyllabussalary and so on and start their preparation for the exam.


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SSC GD Latest Updates

3/02/2022: SSC GD Constable Final Result 2020: Important Notice Released

 

What is SSC GD Examination?

SSC General Duty exam is conducted to recruit suitable candidates in paramilitary forces like BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP, SSB, and other organizations under Home Ministry like: NIA, SSF and Rifleman in Assam Rifles. This is an all-India Level Exam and with lacks of candidates appearing for the exam. The eligibility criteria and exam pattern is given in the official notification. The SSC GD Exam as per the job role and organization is described below.

SSC General Duty Constables

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

SSC GD Exam Rifleman

  1. Assam Rifles

 

SSC GD 2022 Exam Highlights

Name Of Exam

SSC Constable (General Duty) Exam 

Conducted by

Staff Selection Commission

Conducted For

Constable (Males and Females)

Exam level

All India

Vacancies

To be announced

Selection stages

  1. Computer-Based Exam (CBE)
  1. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/Physical Standard Test (PST)
  2. Medical Exam (Detailed Medical Exam)

Exam frequency

Varies as per the need in organizations.
Last SSC GD (Constables) 2018-19 official notification was released on 21st July 2018, SSC. 
 

Mode of exam

Online

Exam language

English and Hindi

 

SSC GD Notification

SSC GD 2022 notification will be out by February 23, 2022 as per the annual calendar released by SSC. he SSC GD 2022 exam will take place in the month of June 2023. While the last date to fill the SSC GD Constable application form 2022 is 31st March 2023. SSC GD 2021 Exam was concluded on 15 December 2021. The exam was conducted for a total of 25271 vacancies. The answer key and result will be released soon.


 

SSC GD Exam Important Dates 2022

Event

Dates

Release of Notification

17/07/2021

Application Process Begins

22/07/2021

Dates for submission of online applications

17/07/2021 to 31/08/2021

Last date and time for making online fee payment

02/09/2021 (23:30)

Last date and time for generation of offline Challan

04/09/2021 (23:30)

Last date for payment through Challan (during working hours of Bank)

07/09/2021

SSC GD CBT Exam Date

16/11/2021 till 15/12/2021

 

SSC GD Important Dates 2022

Important dates for SSC GD Exam 2022 are as follows:

Events Date
SSC GD Notification Release Date 2022  22-02-2023
SSC GD Constable Application Form Start Date  22-02-2023
Last Date to Apply Online for SSC GD 31-03-2023
SSC GD Constable Exam Date 2022 June 2023

 

SSC GD Exam Eligibility

The eligibility criteria for the exam is mentioned in the official notification. Candidates must ensure they meet all the criteria before they apply for the exam. The SSC GD Exam Eligibility criteria is as follows:

Parameter

Details

Nationality

Indian

Age Limit

Should be aged between 18 and 23 years.

Educational Qualification

Must have passed Class 10 from a recognised board. Candidates appearing for their qualifying examination (Class 10) are not eligible for the exam.

 

To know about SSC GD Eligibility Criteria in detail: Click Here

 

SSC GD Exam Selection Process

There are three satages in SSC GD selection process:

SSC GD Computer Based Test

All the candidates with valid admit cards can appear for this Stage. This is a computer-based exam, where 5 sections are tested for 100 marks in total. The candidates who are successful in this stage are called for the Physical Round.

SSC GD Physical Efficiency Test

The physical test is mandatory and there are no marks awarded for this exam. The candidates who meet the criteria are considered for the medical examination. Otherwise, candidates are rejected.

SSC CD Medical Examination

Before the final selection candidates who have made it through the written round and physical efficiency test are made to go through a medical examination.

 

SSC GD Exam Pattern

There are three phases to the exam, only candidates who clear the three stages and are found medically suitable are selected for various posts under BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP,NIA, SSF and Rifleman in Assam Rifles.

These phases are mentioned below:
Stage 1: – Written Exam (Objective type)
Stage 2: – Physical Standard Test/ Physical Efficiency Test
Stage 3: – Medical Test
Candidates willing to appear for SSC Exam 2021 for the General Duty Constable post can check the following links for relevant information:

 

SSC GD Written Exam Pattern 

The first phase of the SSC GD exam is the online exam. Where candidates will have to secure marks more than a certain cutoff, in order to be eligible for other phases of the exam. Questions in Stage 1 are objective type carry 1 mark each, stipulated time for completion of stage one is 2 hours. SSC GD Stage one is a bilingual exam, conducted in Hindi and English.

The exam pattern is illustrated below:

Section

Number of questions

Maximum marks

General Intelligence and Reasoning

25

25

General Knowledge and General Awareness

25

25

Elementary Mathematics

25

25

English/Hindi

25

25

Total

100

100

 

To know about SSC GD Exam Pattern in detail: Click Here

 

Physical Standard Test/ Physical Efficiency Test Pattern

All candidates will have to undergo a physical endurance & measurement test. They should meet fixed criteria. Candidates not found medically fit are rejected.
Though there are no marks allotted for this test, it is mandatory to be physically fit is one is to serve in posts under BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP,NIA, SSF and Rifleman in Assam Rifles. Following are the physical parameters set for males and females.

 

SSC GD Physical Standard for Male Candidates

Height

170 cm (minimum)

Chest

81 (Unexpanded), 85 (Expanded)

Race  

5 km in 24 minutes

Long Jump

14 feet , candidates will get three chances
 

High Jump

3’9’’ (In three chances)
 

 

SSC GD Physical Standards for Female Candidates

Height

157 cm (minimum)

Race  

1600 meters in 8.30 minutes

Long Jump

1o feet , candidates will get three chances
 

High Jump

3’ (In three chances)
 

 

SSC GD Syllabus

 
The SSC GD Exam Syllabus is mentioned below:
 

Section

Topics

General Intelligence and Reasoning

  • 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

General Knowledge and General Awareness

  • Sports
  • History
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Economic Scene
  • General Polity
  • Indian Constitution
  • Scientific Research
  • Current Events

Elementary Mathematics

  • 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

English/Hindi

  • Spot the Error
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Synonyms/Homonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spellings/Detecting Mis-spelt words
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • One Word Substitution
  • Improvement of Sentences
  • Active/Passive Voice of Verbs
  • Conversion into Direct/Indirect narration
  • Shuffling of Sentence parts
  • Shuffling of Sentences in a passage
  • Cloze Passage
  • Comprehension Passage


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SSC GD Cut Off

The State-wise cut off marks across all the categories of the SSC GD Exam are mentioned below, Candidates must also know the SSC GD Cut off to have a comprehensive idea of the examination and level of competition:

State

UR

OBC

SC

 

ST

Ex.S

Bihar

69

66

58

 

63

35

Gujarat

45

39

38

 

40

35

Himachal Pradesh

50

46

45

 

48

35

Jammu & Kashmir

41

33

37

 

35

35

Manipur

41

37

33

 

34

35

Nagaland

42

NA

NA

 

33

35

Punjab

48

44

45

 

NA

35

Rajasthan

73

71

64

 

65

35

Tripura

41

40

37

 

33

35

Uttar Pradesh

73

70

64

 

64

35

Uttarakhand

58

55

50

 

54

35

West Bengal

51

42

43

 

45

35

 

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SSC GD Salary

The annual package for a General Duty Constable is approximately INR 3,00,000/- - INR 6,00,000/-. The SSC GD salary varies for different posts on a number of criteria. . The SSC GD salary for various GD Constables is as given below:

SSC GD Constable Salary 2022
Earnings Gross Amount
Basic Pay Rs. 21,700
Transport Allowance Rs. 1,224
House Rent Allowance Rs. 2,538
Dearness Allowance Rs. 434
Total Earnings Rs. 25,896
Deduction- CGHS, CGEGIS, Pension Rs. 125 + Rs. 3

To know about SSC GD Salary in detail: Click Here

 

 

SSC GD Exam Application Process

Interested candidates who meet all the eligibility criteria are required to apply online for the examination. The application process for SSC GD 2022 will begin in the month of February. You can follow the below given steps to apply for SSC GD Exam:

  • To apply online for SSC Ground Duty Constable 2021, visit the official website of SSC.
  • Click on the “Register or Login” link.
  • Now click the "GD-Constable" link.
  • 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.

The application fee for all candidates is Rs 100 and women/SC/ST/ex-servicemen candidates are exempted from payment of the fee.

 

SSC GD Admit Card

Admit card for SSC GD exam is released a month or so before the Stage one exam.  Candidates who are considered eligible by SSC are given admit card for the 1 ST stage of examination. The admit cards are available online and can be downloaded from the official website of SSC. Candidates can follow the below given steps to download SSC GD Admit Card:

  • Visit the official site of SSC
  • Click on the 'SSC GD Admit Card 2021' Link
  • Now submit your login details (Password and Registration Number)
  • Your admit card will appear on your computer screen
  • Download and take a print out for future use

 

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What is the number of vacancies released for SSC GD exam?

The number of vacancies in the SSC GD 2021 exam is 25,271.

What is the exam date for SSC GD Exam?

The exam date for SSC GD Exam is yet to be released.

Can I apply for SSC GD after Class 12?

Yes, you can apply for SSC GD after Class 12.

What is the application fee for SSC GD exam?

The application fee for SSC GD Exam is Rs. 100 at the same time women of all categories and SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen candidates are exempted from the application fee.

What is the age limit for SSC GD Constable recruitment?

Candidates must be 18 years old and should not exceed 23 years.

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