SSC GD Constable 2019: Staff Selection Commission Constable General Duty

SSC GD Constable 2019
SSC GD Constable 2019: Staff Selection Commission Constable (General Duty)

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts an open examination for the recruitment to the post of General Duty (GD) Constable in Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Secretariat Security Force (SSF), Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), National Investigation Agency (NIA) and Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles. The apply online process for SSC GD Constable 2019 will be started from July 2019. Selected Candidates will be appointed anywhere in India.

SSC GD Constable Exam 2019

SSC will release a notification for 50000+ vacancies this year so ready to grab this opportunity. For more information about SSC GD Constable Recruitment 2019 please read this article carefully.

  • Candidate must have citizenship of India.
  • Candidates must pass Class 10 as a minimum education qualification.

SSC GD Constable Exam schedule 2019

Events Important Dates
Apply online August 2019
Last date to apply online September 2019
Admit card January 2020
SSC GD Exam February 2020
Result Declaration June 2020
SSC GD Physical Date August – September

SSC GD Constable exam Vacancy Details 2019

Total Number of vacancies: 50k+

The candidates who will be selected for SSC GD Constable will get 21000-69100 Rs as a pay scale and 2000 Rs grade pay. Here you can check last year’s department wise vacancy details. Once the SSC will release its latest notification, we will update it.

Force Male Female Grand Total
BSF 14436 2548 16984
CISF 180 20 200
CRPF 19972 1594 21566
SSB 6521 2025 8546
ITBP 3507 619 4126
AR 2311 765 3076
NIA 8 0 8
SSF 372 75 447
Total 47307 7646 54953

SSC GD Constable Exam Eligibility Criteria 2020

There are three criteria decided by the SSC. If you fulfil these criteria, you can apply for SSC GD Constable.


Candidate must be a citizen of India. Vacancies are state-wise hence a candidate must submit domicile against his/her state.

Age Limit as on 01/08/2019

  • Candidate should be born between 02/08/1996 to 01/08/2001.
  • Candidates who belong to reserved category will get the age relaxation according to the government policies.
Category Age Relaxation
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 dependents of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved) 5 years
Children and dependents of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) 8 years
Children and dependents 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

Educational Qualification

  • The candidate should have passed 10th class from the the any recognized board/university of India.

SSC GD Constable Exam Online Apply 2019

Eligible candidates can apply for the SSC GD Constable post once the application process will start. The application form of SSC GD Constable 2019 will release in July 2019 tentatively. To fill the application form, the candidate has to pay RS 100/- as an application fee. You have two options to pay the application fee i.e online mode and offline mode.

How to apply for SSC GD Constable 2019?

Here we are giving you step by step guide to fill the SSC GD Application form.

  1. The candidate must first go to the official website of the SSC i.e
  2. You can see Apply Icon on the home page of the official website, click on it.
  3. The page will be redirected to apply section.
  4. Here you can see a tab of “Constable-GD”, click on it.
  5. Now, you can see the apply online link here.
  6. Firstly, you have to make a one-time registration on this site after that, you have to pay the application fee.
  7. Once your registration username and password generated, you have to log in on the site with username and password.
  8. Now complete the application process.

Application Fees

  • For Unreserved candidates and OBC application fees is – Rs100/-
  • For SC / ST / PWD candidates application fees is – Rs0/-

SSC GD Constable Exam Admit Card 2019

Admit card will be released on the official website. Those Candidates can download admit card who complete their application process till filling the application fees. Candidate download there admit card and take a print out in a clear format. Candidate must read all the instruction which are given inside the admit card.

SSC GD Constable Exam Pattern and Selection Process 2019

For the selection in SSC GD Constable, The candidate will have to participate in Computer Based Examination, PET/PST and Medical Examination. Here is the exam pattern of SSC GD Constable:

Computer-Based Exam

Question Type: MCQ/Objective Type

Number of Questions: 100

Total Marks: 100

Total Time: 90 Minutes

The exam will be conducted in Hindi and English only.

Parts Subject No. of Questions Max. Marks
Part-A General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25
Part-B General Knowledge and General Awareness 25 25
Part-C Elementary Mathematics 25 25
Pard-D English/ Hindi 25 25

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Based on the performance in the Computer Based Test, Candidates will be selected for the Physical Efficiency Test / Physical Standard Test. here are the important details of PET/PST.


Events Male Candidate Female Candidate
Race 5 km in 24 minutes 1.6 km in 8 ½ minutes
For candidates of Ladakh Region
Race 1 Mile in 6 ½ minutes 800 meters in 4 minutes

Physical Standard Test (PST)

Physical standards laid down for the post of Constable/Rifleman are:


Category Male Female
Height 170 cm 157 cm
Chest 80 cm/ 5 cm -NA-


Category Height (in CM) Chest (in cm)
Male Female Male
ST candidate 162.5 150 76 / 5
ST from North-Eastern State 160 147.5 77 / 5
Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Dogras, Marathas and other 165 155 78 / 5
North Eastern States of Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, and Tripura 162.5 152.5 77 / 5
Gorkha 157 152.5 77 / 5


  • For male and female candidates: Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards

Medical Test Examination

Conditions While Checking Eye Sight:

Visual Acuity Unaided Uncorrected Visual Acuity Refraction Colour 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-III by ISHIHARA

SSC GD Constable Exam Syllabus 2019

Computer Based Test

The syllabus for the SSC GD Constable examination is given below:

General Intelligence & 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

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


  • 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


  • 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

SSC GD Constable: Official notification

Now you are aware of all information of SSC GD Constable exam in detail. To know more information you can check the Official website of SSC GD Constable, read to find the information Of syllabus, pattern, cut-off, eligibility criteria and much more.