SSC GD 2019

Apr 24, 2019 - 13:19

SSC GD Constable Notification 2018

SSC GD (General Duty) Constable Examination is conducted by Staff Selection Commission every year to recruit staff to various personnel for constable posts in CAPFs, NIA, SSF and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles etc. Now SSC has released the official notification for Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA, SSF and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles. The examination is conducted in different successive tiers; written test, Physical efficiency test, Physical measurement test and medical test. Here are the notification details as follows:

SSC GD : Vacancy

This year SSC has announced total 58373 revised vacancies for Constable (GD) Post.

SSC GD Vacancy: For male candidates

Positions SC ST OBC GEN Updated Vacancy
BSF 2310 1371 3243 7512 14436
CISF 22 15 41 102 180
CRPF 3815 1662 4220 10275 19972
SSB 1406 805 1998 4722 8931
ITBP 446 336 649 1660 3091
AR 381 489 598 1608 3076
NIA 0 1 2 5 8
SSF 38 47 75 212 372
Total 8418 4726 10826 26096 50066
 

SSC GD Vacancy: For Female Candidates

Positions SC ST OBC GEN Updated Vacancy
BSF 419 239 574 1316 2548
CISF 0 0 3 17 20
CRPF 333 15 408 838 1594
SSB 332 158 481 1054 2025
ITBP 77 55 111 302 545
AR 185 238 189 788 1500
NIA 0 0 0 0 0
SSF 10 7 18 40 75
Total 1356 712 184 4355 8307
 

SSC GD 2019 : Exam Dates

Important Dates for SSC GD Constable 2018 Exam
SSC GD Constable Notification 2018 Release Date 21st July 2018
SSC GD Constable 2018 Apply Online Starting Date 17th August, 2018 - 30th September, 2018(Started)
SSC GD Constable Admit Card 2018 Release Date February 4, 2019
SSC GD Constable 2018 Exam Date 11th February 2019 to 11th March 2019
SSC GD Constable 2018 Result Date 31st May 2019
 

SSC GD 2019: Eligiblity Criteria  

Candidates willing to be a part of SSC GD Recruitment 2018 must ascertain the following eligibility criteria in order to be a part of Central Government Jobs 2019. 

Education Qualification
Candidate must have passed Matriculation or 10th class from a recognized Board or University. Candidates who have not acquired the essential educational qualification as on August 01, 2018 will not be eligible and need not apply.

Age Limit
Age limit is 18-23 years as on August 01, 2018. Candidates should not have been born earlier than August 02, 1995 and later than August 02, 2000.

Relaxation in Upper Age Limit
Relaxation in age will be offered as per government rules and regulation

Category Age-Relaxation permissible beyond the Upper age limit
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
Ex-Servicemen 3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.
Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved) 5 years
Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) 8 years
Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 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 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989. 5 years

 

SSC GD Selection Process

The SSC GD Constable selection process involves three stages:

1. Online Written Exam (CBT)
2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
3. Physical Standard Test (PST)

SSC GD 2019 : Exam Pattern

The test will be objective type test constituting of 4 sections. 25 questions are to be asked each carrying 1 marks. 0.25 marks will be deducted when a question is attempted wrong.

Let’s have a look at the detailed Exam Pattern for SSC GD 2019 Exam:

Online Written Examination(CBT)

Part Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Exam Duration
A General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 25 90 Minutes
B General Knowledge & General Awareness 25 25
C Elementary Mathematics 25 25
D English/ Hindi 25 25
  Total 100 100
 

Note:

  •     All questions will be of Objective Multiple Choice Type.
  •     Each question will carry 1 mark.
  •     The exam will be conducted in English and Hindi only.

For Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Type For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Race 5 Km in 24 minutes 1.6 Km in 8(1/2) minutes
 

For Physical Standard Test (PST)

Type For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Height ( General ,SC & OBC) 170 157
Height ( ST ) 162.5 150

 

Type For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Chest Expansion (General , SC & OBC) 80/ 5 N/A
Chest Expansion ( ST ) 76 / 5 N/A

 

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
 

Final Selection

The final selection will be based on the candidate’s performance in all the three phases of SSC GD Constable Exam, i.e., Computer Based Examination (CBE), Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) and Detailed Medical Examination (DME). Therefore, one cannot get selected for the post of GD constable in BSF, CISF, CRPF, ITBP, SSB, NIA and SSF or GD Rifleman in Assam Rifles, if the candidate is not physically and medically fit. So, it is advisable for the candidates to not only study hard for the exams but also keep themselves physically and mentally fit through physical exercises to clear the physical and medical tests.

SSC GD 2019 : Syllabus

The syllabus for the Examination will be as follows:

General Intelligence & Reasoning Section

Analytical aptitude and ability to observe and distinguish patterns will be tested through questions principally of non-verbal type. This component may include questions on

S. NO. Topics
1 Analogies
2 Similarities and differences
3 Spatial visualization
4 Spatial orientation
5 Visual memory
6 Discrimination
7 Observation
8 Relationship concepts
9 Arithmetical reasoning and figural classification
10 Arithmetic number series
11 Non- verbal series
12 Coding and decoding
 

General Knowledge and General Awareness Section

Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of every day observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to:

S. No. Topics
1 Sports
2 History
3 Culture
4 Geography
5 Economic scene
6 General polity
7 Indian constitution
8 Scientific research

These Questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

Elementary Mathematics Section

This paper will include questions on problems relating to:

S. No. Topics
1 Number Systems
2 Computation of Whole Numbers
3 Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers
4 Fundamental arithmetical operations
5 Percentages
6 Ratio and Proportion
7 Averages
8 Interest
9 Profit and Loss
10 Discount
11 Mensuration
12 Time and Distance
13 Ratio and Time
14 Time and Work
 

English/ Hindi Section

Candidates’ ability to understand basic English/ Hindi and his basic comprehension would be tested.

English Hindi
Spot the Error वर्तनी की सामान्य अशुद्धियाँ तथा शब्दों के शब्द  रूप
Fill in the Blanks शब्दों के बहुवचन
Synonyms/Homonyms किसी वाक्य को अन्य लिंग में परिवर्तन
Antonyms मुहावरा व उनका अर्थ
Spellings/Detecting Mis-spelt words अशुद्ध वाक्यों के शुद्ध रूप
Idioms & Phrases विलोमार्थी शब्द
One Word Substitution समानार्थी व पर्यायवाची शब्द
Improvement of Sentences अनेक शब्दों के लिए एक शब्द
Active/Passive Voice कहावतें व लोकोक्तियां के अर्थ
Direct/Indirect Speech संधि विच्छेद
Parajumbles क्रिया से भाववाचक संज्ञा बनाना
Cloze Passage रचना एवं रचयिता
Reading Comprehension  
 

SSC GD : Pre - Exam Training
There is no Pre - Exam Training  conducted for SSC GD Exam.

SSC GD : Interview Detail
No, interview is not conducted for any post in SSC GD.

SSC GD 2019: Salary

Salary Structure and Allowances of GD Constable

The Pay Scale of SSC GD Constable after 7th Pay Commission is Rs 21700- 69100

Designation at CAPF Departments Pay Scale Grade Pay
GD Constable/ Rifleman GD 21700- 69100 (PB – 1) Rs. 2000

Let’s look at the dummy Salary Slip of a GD Constable in a CAPF Department:

Salary of GD Constable under Grade Pay Rs.2000 (PB-1)
Earnings Amount (Rs.) Deductions Amount (Rs.)
Basic 21700 CGHS 125
Transportation Allowance (City – A1) 1224(1200 + 24) CGEGIS 30
House Rent Allowance (City – X) 2538 Pension Contribution 2214
Dearness Allowance 434    
Total Earnings 25896 Total Deductions 2369
Net Earnings 23527    

Apart from the Basic Pay, a Constable (GD) is entitled to several other benefits and allowance as mentioned below:

  •     Dearness Allowance (DA)
  •     Transportation Allowance
  •     House Rent Allowance (HRA)
  •     Medical Facilities
  •     Pension Schemes
  •     Gratuity
  •     Annual Paid Leaves

SSC GD Constable Promotion Policy

After certain period, there are chances of promotion for a Constable (GD) deputed under different CAPF Departments. However, the time period is different for all departments. Many a times, candidates might have to take departmental exams for promotions. While at certain times promotions are also given considering the number of years given to the service by the candidate.

 

SSC GD 2019: Application Fees

Category Fees
General & OBC Rs.100/-
SC/ST No Application Fee 
 

SSC GD 2019: Admit Card

The SSC Constable GD Admit Card 2019 will release 7-10 days prior to the written exam. You can download the admit card from the official website of SSC.  We will update this space, as soon as the date to download the SSC GD Constable admit card is announced.  You can download the SSC Constable admit card through the SSC official site.

Steps to Download the SSC GD Constable Admit Card

  •     Visit the official site of SSC
  •     Click on the 'SSC GD Constable Admit Card' 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

SSC GD 2019: Result

After the successful completion of SSC GD Constable exam, the result will be announced online on the official website.

  •     Visit the official site of SSC
  •     Click on the result link
  •     Submit login details if required
  •     Your result will appear on your computer screen

SSC GD 2019 : Previous Year Exam Analysis

SSC GD Constable 2018-19 Online Exam Analysis – 11th Feb to 11th March 2019

SSC GD Constable 2018-19 Computer Based Exam (CBE) consisted of total 100 questions for 100 marks in the MCQ Format. Questions asked in the exam consisted of easy to moderate level questions in different subjects. Also, there was no negative marking for wrong answers.

Here is a detailed SSC GD Constable Exam Analysis

SSC GD Constable 2018-19 Online Exam Analysis held on 11th February to 11th March 2019 (All Shifts)
Category(Number of Question and Marks) Topics Difficulty Level(Good Attempts)
General Intelligence  and Reasoning (25) Analogies, Similarities and differences, Blood Relationship, Direction Sense, Syllogism, Arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, Arithmetic number series, Non- verbal series, Coding and decoding, etc. Easy to Moderate(20 to 22)
General Knowledge and General Awareness(25) Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General polity, Indian constitution, and Scientific research etc. Easy to Moderate (16 to 20)
Elementary Mathematics(25) 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. Easy to Moderate(18 to 20)
English or Hindi(25) For English: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, Direct/Indirect Speech, Parajumbles, Cloze Passage, Reading Comprehension Easy to Moderate(16 to 18)
For Hindi:वर्तनी की सामान्य अशुद्धियाँ तथा शब्दों के शब्द  रूप, शब्दों के स्त्रीलिंग, बहुवचन, किसी वाक्य को अन्य लिंग में परिवर्तन, मुहावरा व उनका अर्थ, अशुद्ध वाक्यों के शुद्ध रूप, विलोमार्थी शब्द, समानार्थी व पर्यायवाची शब्द, अनेक शब्दों के लिए एक शब्द, कहावतें व लोकोक्तियां के अर्थ, संधि विच्छेद, क्रिया से भाववाचक संज्ञा बनाना, रचना एवं रचयिता
Total 100 Objective MCQs   Easy to Moderate(70 to 80)

 

SSC GD 2019 : Previous Year Exam Cut offs

SSC has successfully conducted the computer-based exam for SSC GD 2016 Temporary Constable (Executive). Total 1790122 candidates were applied for this exam out of which 195860 candidates qualified for CBE Test.

Below, we have mentioned the Category-wise Marks List of 182993 candidates (excluding Court Cases/Debarred Candidates).

Category Number of Candidates Qualified (Male) Number of Candidates Qualified (Female)
UR 40182 10130
OBC 75311 14810
SC 19856 5366
ST 13547 3791
ExS 1852 -
Total 148896 34097
 

SSC GD Final Cut Off 2015-16

Category Final Cut Off Score
General 35% - 39%
SC/ST/OBC 33% - 36%
 

SSC GD State Wise Cut Off 2015-16 for Male

State Code State/UTs Category wise cut off for each state (Male Candidates)
GEN OBC SC ST Ex.S
1 Andaman & Nicobar 36 33 - - 35
2 Andhra Pradesh 49 45 33 42 35
3 Arunachal Pradesh 35 33 33 33 35
4 Assam 44 38 37 40 35
5 Bihar 75 72 58 70 35
6 Chandigarh 54 46 41 - 35
7 Chhattisgarh 52 50 50 48 35
8 Dadar & Nagar Haveli 35 - - 35 35
9 Daman & Diu 37 37 - - 35
10 Delhi 68 62 60 56 35
11 Goa 35 33 - - 35
12 Gujarat 46 39 38 40 35
13 Haryana 80 77 70 - 35
14 Himachal Pradesh 66 60 60 62 35
15 Jammu & Kashmir 43 33 40 35 35
16 Jharkhand 62 58 40 54 35
17 Karnataka 42 36 33 39 35
18 Kerala 35 33 33 33 35
19 Lakshadweep 32 - - - 35
20 Madhya Pradesh 67 64 57 54 35
21 Maharashtra 55 49 47 47 35
22 Manipur 43 37 37 34 35
23 Meghalaya 35 33 33 33 35
24 Mizoram 35 33 33 33 35
25 Nagaland 44 33 33 33 35
26 Orissa 46 43 33 41 35
27 Pondicherry 35 33 33 - 35
28 Punjab 54 48 48 - 35
29 Rajasthan 78 76 68 71 35
30 Sikkim 35 33 - 33 35
31 Tamil Nadu 35 33 33 33 35
32 Telangana 46 40 33 44 35
33 Tripura 42 41 37 33 35
34 Uttar Pradesh 77 74 66 68 35
35 Uttarakhand 67 63 60 65 35
36 West Bengal 53 45 45 46 35

 

SSC GD State Wise Cut Off 2015-16 for Female

State Code State/UTs Category wise cut off for each state (Female Candidates)
GEN OBC SC ST Ex.S
1 Andaman & Nicobar 48 - - - 35
2 Andhra Pradesh 35 33 33 33 35
3 Arunachal Pradesh 35 33 33 33 35
4 Assam 35 33 33 33 35
5 Bihar 55 49 66 52 35
6 Chandigarh 51 47 - - 35
7 Chhattisgarh 51 49 44 47 35
8 Dadar & Nagar Haveli - - - - -
9 Daman & Diu - - - - -
10 Delhi 60 53 52 49 35
11 Goa 35 33 - - 35
12 Gujarat 38 33 33 35 35
13 Haryana 70 67 58 - 35
14 Himachal Pradesh 62 57 54 54 35
15 Jammu & Kashmir 35 33 33 33 35
16 Jharkhand 52 46 33 50 35
17 Karnataka 35 33 33 33 35
18 Kerala 35 33 33 35 35
19 Lakshadweep - - - - -
20 Madhya Pradesh 58 54 48 50 35
21 Maharashtra 45 37 39 39 35
22 Manipur 42 36 - 39 35
23 Meghalaya 35 33 - 33 35
24 Mizoram 35 - - 33 35
25 Nagaland 35 - - 33 35
26 Orissa 41 38 33 38 35
27 Pondicherry 35 33 - - 35
28 Punjab 53 48 49 - 35
29 Rajasthan 66 64 54 58 35
30 Sikkim 35 - 33 33 35
31 Tamil Nadu 35 33 33 33 35
32 Telangana 35 33 33 33 35
33 Tripura 35 - 33 33 35
34 Uttar Pradesh 65 62 55 53 35
35 Uttarakhand 56 53 49 55 35
36 West Bengal 43 36 37 40 35
 

SSC Constable GD Force Allocation Cut Off 2015-16 (Male Candidates)

Forces Vacancies UR OBC SC ST
CRPF 22623 71 68 60 65
BSF 17698 70 66 62 58
SSB 5619 80 75 68 60
CISF 4493 82 78 72 65
ITBP 2795 70 66 62 56
AR 300 85 82 78 70
SSF 247 86 82 75 68
NIA 82 90 85 80 72
 

SSC Constable GD Force Allocation Cut Off 2015-16 (Female Candidates)

Forces Vacancies UR OBC SC ST
CRPF 1965 68 64 55 50
BSF 4819 70 65 62 55
SSB 605 75 70 65 55
CISF 507 80 73 70 63
ITBP 306 68 64 60 53
AR 300 80 75 68 60
SSF 27 84 82 77 70
NIA 4 87 82 77 -

 

SSC GD 2019 : Exam FAQ's

1. How many vacancies are announced for SSC GD Constable in 2018?
The Total 54953 Number of vacancies are announced for SSC GD Constable in 2018.
 
2. When will the SSC GD Constable 2018 online examination be conducted?
The Tentative Online Written Exam Date will be announced later.
 
3. What is the eligibility criterion for SSC GD Constable 2018?
Eligibility Criteria(As on 01.08.2018) :
Age Limit: The minimum age limit is 18 years of age and the maximum age limit is 23 years.
Educational Qualification: The candidates must have passed 10th class or equivalent from a recognized board.
 
4. What is the last date of eligibility criterion for SSC GD Constable 2018?
The last date of eligibility criterion for SSC GD Constable 2018 is 01.08.2018 means your age and qualification should be completed till this date.
 
5. I am less than 18 years old, am I eligible to apply SSC GD Constable 2018?
Sorry, you are not eligible to apply for this exam because the minimum age required is 18 years for any post in SSC GD Constable 2018.
 
6. How many attempts are there for SSC GD Constable 2018?
 There is no restriction on the number of attempts in SSC GD Constable 2018.
 
7. When will the registration start to fill the application form for SSC GD Constable 2018?
Events Dates (Tentative)
Notification Date 21st July 2018
Starting Date of Application Form 17th  August 2018
Last Date to fill Application Form 17th September 2018 (Till 5 PM)
 
8. What is the Selection Process of SSC GD Constable online examination 2018?
The examination is conducted in three successive tiers; Tier I, Tier II and Tier III as follows:
1. Written Examination
2. Physical Efficiency Test / Physical Standard test
3. Medical Test
 
9. What is the application Fee for SSC GD Constable 2018?
Application fee and mode of fee payment:
Fee payable: Rs. 100/-(Rupees One Hundred only).
The fee can be paid through SBI Challan/ SBI Net Banking or by using Visa/ MasterCard/ Maestro Credit/ Debit card.
Women candidates of all categories and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Persons with Disability (PWD) and Ex-servicemen (EXS) eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of the fee.
 
10. Is there any age relaxation in SSC GD Constable 2018?
Permissible relaxation in Upper age limit for different categories is as under:
Category Age-Relaxation permissible beyond the Upper age limit
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
Ex-Servicemen 3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.
Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved) 5 years
Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) 8 years
Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 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 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989. 5 years
NOTE: Cumulative Age Relaxation will not be available either under the above items or in combination with any other items.
 
11. What is the pay scale for different posts in SSC GD Constable 2018?
The pay scale for different posts in SSC GD Constable 2018 is Rs 21700-69100.
 
12. What is the size of image and signature required in SSC GD Constable while filling the application form?
The photograph and signature must be uploaded in jpg format. The digital size of the photograph must be more than 4 KB and less than 20 KB. The digital size of the signature must be more than 1 KB and less than 12 KB. Photo and signature must be clearly visible and photo must be identifiable also. Applications with blurred photo/ signatures will be summarily rejected.
 
13. What is the exam pattern of SSC GD Constable written examination?
SSC GD Tier I Examination
The scheme of this test is given below in a table:
Part Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Exam Duration
A General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 25 90 Minutes
B General Knowledge & General Awareness 25 25
C Elementary Mathematics 25 25
D English/ Hindi 25 25
  Total 100 100
 

14. What are the physical Standards in SSC GD 2018?
SSC GD Physical Standard test:

Type For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Height ( General ,SC & OBC) 170 157
Height ( ST ) 162.5 150

 

Type For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Chest Expansion (General , SC & OBC) 80/ 5 N/A
Chest Expansion ( ST ) 76 / 5 N/A
 

15. What is the physical Efficiency Test in SSC GD 2018?
SSC GD Physical Efficiency Test:

Type For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Race 5 Km in 24 minutes 1.6 Km in 8(1/2) minutes
 
17. What is the online link to fill SSC GD application Form 2018 or How to Apply for SSC GD?
You can Apply Online for SSC GD application Form 2018 from its new official site: ssc.nic.in
 

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