Staff Selection Commission has declared the notification of Constables (GD) in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs), NIA, SSF, and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles as per the Recruitment Scheme formulated by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and as per the Memorandum of Understanding signed between Ministry of Home Affairs and the Staff Selection Commission. Candidates from all parts of the country will be eligible to apply. The candidates who wish to apply for SSC Constable (GD) Exam 2021 can apply online from 17-07-2021 to 31-08-2021.

SSC Constable (GD) Exam 2021 Notification

Here get detailed information about important dates such as online application last date, admit card release date, date of the computer-based test so you never miss a single update of this paper.

Important Dates
Last date and time for receipt of online application31-08-2021 (23:30)
Last date and time for making online fee payment02-09-2021 (23:30)
Last date and time for generation of offline Challan04-09-2021 (23:30)
Last date for payment through Challan (during working hours of Bank)07-09-2021
Date of Computer Based ExaminationTo be informed later

SSC Constable (GD) & Rifleman (GD) Eligibility Criteria 2021

After knowing the important dates you all might be thinking about the eligibility criteria for this exam. You might be wondering what would be the age limit for appearing in this paper? What is the required qualification? Candidates who wish to apply for SSC Constable (GD) Exam must ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria given below.

Eligibility Criteria
Number of Vacancies25271 (Male – 22424 and Female – 2847)
Age Limit18 – 23 years
Pay ScalePay Level-3 (Rs 21700- 69100)
Educational QualificationThe candidates must have passed Matriculation or 10th Class Examination from a recognized Board/ University.

Selection Procedure:- The recruitment process will consist of Computer Based Examination, Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) and Medical Examination of finally selected candidates.

SSC Constable (GD) Recruitment 2021 – Exam Pattern

The Computer-based examination will consist of one objective type multiple choice paper containing 100 questions carrying 100 marks. The duration of the exam will be 90 minutes and there will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. The computer-based examination will be conducted in English and Hindi only.

SubjectNumber of questionsMaximum Marks
SSC Constable GD 2021 Exam Pattern
Part-A (General Intelligence and Reasoning)2525
Part-B (General Knowledge and General Awareness)2525
Part-C (Elementary Mathematics)2525
Part-D (English/ Hindi)2525

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST)

Physical Efficiency Test (Race)
  • 5 Kms in 24 minutes (For candidates other than those belonging to Ladakh Region)
  • 1.6 Kms in 6 ½ minutes (For candidates of Ladakh Region)
  • 1.6 Kms in 8 ½ minutes (For candidates other than those belonging to Ladakh Region)
  • 800 metres in 4 minutes (For candidates of Ladakh Region)

Measurement Test:-

(i) Height – 170 cms (for male) and 157 cms (for female)
(ii) Chest – Minimum 80 cms – 85 cms (with a minimum of 5 cms expansion)

All the candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the Computer Based Examination and who qualify all the events of PET and PST are required to appear for Detailed Medical Examination and Document Verification along with the photocopies and original documents.

Along with the exam pattern, candidates can collect the syllabus for the SSC Constable General Duty Exam 2021. Check the table displayed below to get the precise information regarding SSC Syllabus.

SSC Constable (GD) Exam Syllabus 2021

Before starting your preparation for the exam it is advisable to go through the detailed syllabus. Latest SSC Constable (GD) Exam Syllabus 2021 is available here! To perform well in the exam we recommend you to go through all the topics and prepare accordingly. Please note the provided syllabus is only for reference purposes, we may not guarantee that the same topics are asked in the exam. Some of the topics that aspirants can cover are listed below.

SSC Constable (GD) and Rifleman (GD) Syllabus
General Intelligence and Reasoning(i) Analytical aptitude and ability to observe and distinguish patterns will be tested through questions principally of non-verbal type.
(ii) This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, visual memory, discrimination, observations, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasons and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding etc.
General Knowledge and General Awareness(i) 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.
(ii) 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 MathematicsThis 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/ HindiCandidates’ ability to understand basic English/ Hindi and his basic comprehension would be tested.

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SSC Constable (GD) 2021 Admit Card/ Hall Ticket

Candidates can download the SSC Constable (GD) Exam Hall Ticket from our Admit Cards page. SSC Constable (GD) Admit Card 2021 will contain details such as the name of the candidate, roll number, photograph, signature and date of the exam, time, centre name. It is important to note that candidates need to carry their admit cards along with them to the exam centre. No hard copy of admit cards will be issued to any candidate.

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Posted on July 17, 2021 by Eipl Anju