SSC GD Constable Recruitment 2021 – Staff Selection Commission starts SSC GD Constable Recruitment 2021 process online. Applicants interested in applying for the posts of Constable (General Duty) can check the following update. The details presented below are given in accordance with the official SSC GD Constable Notification 2021. Candidates can start registering for SSC GD Vacancies using the link provided information provided here. The application deadline for SSC General Duty Constable is July till August 2021.

SSC General Duty Constable Notification 2021

Every year, Staff Selection Commission issues SSC GD Constable Notification for various departments. The recruitment process consists of Phase-1 (computer-based test), Phase-2 Physical Efficiency Test, and Phase 3 (Physical Measurement Test). Numerous candidates fill their application forms to attend the selection process. The commission was set to issue this notification in May this year, but due to the prevalent Covid-19 crisis, the process has been delayed. As per the recent news, the online application process shall start in July.SSC GD Constable Recruitment 2021

SSC GD Constable Notification 2021 – Recent Updates

The online registrations shall be continued from July till August 2021, while SSC GD constable Exam will be held in September tentatively. Candidates willing to apply for SSC GD Constable vacancies need to check the following details. The Staff Selection Commission will conduct recruitment for 50000+ Male and 8000+ female candidates.

Update Type SSC GD Constable Notification 2021
Recruiting Organization Staff Selection Commission, Govt. of India
Name of Posts General Duty Constable (Male & Female)
Number of Vacancies 50000+
Divisions of Posting CAPF, NIA, SSF, and Rifleman in Assam
Online Application Start Date July 2021 (Tentative)
Last Date to Register Online August 2021
SSC GD Exam Date Announced Later
Official Website


SSC GD Constable Vacancy Details

Like the previous SSC GD Recruitment, The number of vacancies is expected to be huge. The last time in 2018, there were 58373 total seats available for Male and Female candidates. Out of 58373 candidates, 50066 were males and 8307 were females.

SSC GD Recruitment 2021 Notification PDF

 A look at previous SSC GD Constable Vacancies

SSC GD Vacancy Details: Male Candidates

Positions SC ST OBC GEN EWS Updated Vacancy
BSF 1026 603 1453 2690 641 6413
CISF 1133 786 1714 3217 760 7610
CRPF 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSB 604 314 892 1616 380 3806
ITBP 177 131 250 563 95 1216
AR 391 508 615 1354 317 3185
NIA 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSF 28 14 49 84 19 194
Total 3359 2356 4973 9524 2212 22424

SSC GD Constable Vacancy: Female Candidates

Positions SC ST OBC GEN EWS Updated Vacancy
BSF 176 110 255 475 113 1132
CISF 128 86 193 359 88 854
CRPF 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSB 0 0 0 0 0 0
ITBP 28 20 42 117 8 215
AR 71 99 115 255 60 600
NIA 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSF 07 03 11 21 04 46
TOTAL 410 318 616 1227 273 2847

SSC GD Constable Posting Divisions

All the seats will be filled accordingly in CAPF, AAF, NIA, and Rifleman (Assam) Divisions by Staff Selection Commission.

  • Assam Rifles
  • Border Security Force (BSF)
  • Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
  • Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
  • Forces for Recruitment of Constables (General Duty)
  • Forces for Recruitment of Rifleman (General Duty)
  • Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
  • National Investigation Agency (NIA)
  • Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
  • Secretariat Security Force (SSF)

SSC GD Constable 2021 Eligibility Criteria

It’s important for candidates to go swiftly through the SSC GD Eligibility Criteria carefully. The following sections provide readers with Age Limit, Educational Qualification, SSC GD Constable Salary, and Selection process.

SSC GD Constable Educational Qualification

Candidates applying for GD Constable (CAPF, SSF, NIA, and Assam Rifles) must have passed 10th class or equivalent from a recognized board.

SSC GD Age Limit

The minimum age to apply is 18 years while the upper age limit is 23 years in.

Upper Age Relaxation: The upper age relaxation is given to reserved categories as per central government norms.

S. No. Category Age Limit
1 OBC 3 years
2 ST/SC 5 years
3 Ex-Servicemen (GEN) 6 years
4 Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 6 years
5 Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 8 years
6 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (GEN) 5 Years
7 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (OBC) 8 Years
8 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (SC/ST) 10 Years
9 Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (GEN) 6 years
10 Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) 8 years
11 Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ST) 10 years


SSC GD Online Application Fee

  • The application fee For Male candidates (General category) is Rs 100/-
  • Women/ SC/ ST/ PwD/ ESM candidates are exempted from payment of application fees.

SSC GD 2021 Selection Process

The SSC GD 2021 Selection process will be conducted in three phases:

  • Written examination (Computer Based)
  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  • Physical Standard Test (PST)

SSC GD Constable Exam Pattern

  • The Computer Based Test will be conducted in two languages Hindi/English only.
  • This exam will be objective type with 100 MCQs.
  • The test is divided into 4 segments, each segment carries 25 questions.
  • 1 mark will be awarded for correct answer while there is penalty of 25 marks for incorrect answer.
  • The duration of CBT will be 90 minutes.
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

For Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

After qualifying the CBT, the selected candidates will be called for PET and PST or designated locations. The criteria for Physical Efficiency Test is as follows:

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

For Physical Standard Test (PST)

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


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


Vision Criteria for SSC GD Constable recruitment 2021

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, Physical Efficiency Test, Detailed Medical Examination (DME), and Review Medical Examination (RME) will be scheduled and concluded by CAPFs.

SSC GD 2021 Syllabus Details

It’s most important to prepare for SC GD 2021 Exam with the right syllabus. The topics that are included in the examination are as follows.

Part 1-English / Hindi

  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Error correction
  • Sentence Formation
  • Jumbled Sentences
  • Synonyms-Antonyms

Part 2- General Awareness  

  • General Science
  • Latest Events
  • Sports
  • Awards and Honor’s
  • Important Dates
  • Books and Authors
  • Culture
  • Geography
  • Economy
  • Indian/
  • World History
  • General Polity

Part 3- Quantitative Aptitude

  • Number System
  • Percentages
  • Averages
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Interests
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Distance
  • Time and Work
  • Fundamental Arithmetic Operations

Part-3- General Intelligence and Reasoning

  • Spatial Visualization
  • Spatial Orientation
  • Observation
  • Visual Memory
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Picture completion
  • Analogies
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Alphabetical Reflections (Mirror and Water)

SSC GD Constable Salary

The SSC GD basic pay scale varies from Rs.21,700/- to Rs.69,100/- per month.

The complete SSC GD salary structure for various GD Constables is as follows:

SSC GD Salary

Allowances/Pay Earning
Basic SSC GD Salary Rs. 21,700
Transport Allowance 1224
House Rent Allowance 2538
Dearness Allowance 434
Total Earnings Rs. 25,896
Net Earnings Rs. 23, 527

Other Facilities

  1. Medical Facilities
  2. Pension schemes
  3. Annual paid leaves
  4. Security allowances
  5. Field allowances

How to Apply for SSC GD Constable 2021?

  • Candidates can submit their online applications using (official website of SSC).
  • Registration is must, so register using your valid Email ID and Contact Number.
  • Enter your academic, Professional, and personal details.
  • Upload recent passport-sized photograph and valid signature.
  • Pay the application fee online.
  • Validate the entered details and finally submit the SSC GD Constable Application Form.

SSC GD Admit Card 2021

The Commission will release SSC GD Admit Card at least 3 days before the examination. Therefore candidates must keep checking their application status from time to time.

SSC GD Constable Answer Key

The Staff Selection Commission will officially issue SSC GD Constable Answer Key within a week from conduct of examination. The same can be checked in the Answer key segment on the official website of the Commission.

SSC GD Constable Result 2021

The Staff Selection Commission will update SSC GD Constable Result 2021 on the official portal. Contestants can check their status in the merit list uploaded in a pdf file format. After confirming their Roll Numbers/Name/category, they must start preparing for the next phases of selection. Hopefuls are advised to keep checking this website for more SSC GD Constable Recruitment updates.

SSC GD Constable 2021 Important Dates

  • SSC GD Online Application Start – 17 July 2021
  • SSC GD Online Application Last Date – 31 August 2021
  • Last date to generate offline Challan – 4 September 2021
  • Last date of Payment through Challan – 7 September
  • SSC GD Constable Admit Card 2021 – Announce Soon
  • SSC GD Constable Exam Date 2021 – Announce Soon
  • SSC GD Constable PET / PST Date 2021 – Announce Soon
  • SSC GD Constable Result 2021 – Announce Soon

SSC GD Constable Important Links

SSC GD Recruitment 2021 Notification PDF

SSC GD Official Website

SSC GD Apply Online (Live Soon)


When the SSC GD Constable registration will start ?

SSC GD Constable Application started from 17th July 2021.

How can I apply for SSC GD Constable 2021?

You can apply online for SSC GD Constable 2021 from the official website i.e. from 17th July to 31 August 2021.

What is the SSC GD Constable Qualification?

Candidates who have passed 10th can apply for SSC GD Constable post.

What is SSC GD Salary?

SSC GD Salary – SSC GD Constable basic Pay scale varies from Rs. 21,700 to Rs. 23, 527/-

What is the Age Limit of SSC GD Constable 2021?

Candidates who’s age between 18 to 35 can apply for SSC GD Constable. Age relaxation will be applicable as per the government rule.