The Staff Selection Commission of India conducts the SSC GD Exam to recruit applicants for the General Duty posts of Constables (GD) in the BSF, CISF, ITBP, CRPF, and Rifleman in the AR. The Commission will issue the SSC GD Constable 2021 Notification in the first week of May 2021. Candidates will apply for this role by going to the SSC website (ssc.nic.in).
As one of the most respected organisations in the country, SSC holds a number of exams each year to select qualified candidates for various prestigious jobs in government departments and ministries. Every year, thousands of people take the SSC GD Constable Exam in the hopes of joining the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs), the National Investigation Agency (NIA), the Secretariat Security Force (SSF), & the Assam Rifles.
The official notification for the SSC GD Constable 2021 exam was supposed to be released on 25th March 2021, but it has yet to be released for various reasons. In the first week of May 2021, the Staff Selection Commission of India will issue the official notification for SSC GD (Constables) 2021. The total number of vacancies is expected to be more than 40,000 filled through the SSC GD 2021 Exam. SSC will advertise the examination based on the vacancies announced by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).
Finally, the SSC has published the SSC GD 2021 Exam Dates, as well as the Commission’s annual exam schedule. The SSC GD 2021 exam will be held from 2nd August to 25th August 2021. Exam dates for the SSC GD 2021 Exam are as follows:
|Notification Date||May 2021|
|Starting Date of Application Form||May 2021|
|Last Date to fill Application Form||June 2021|
|Admit Card Declaration||July 2021|
|Online Exam Date||2nd August to 25th August 2021|
|Result Declaration||October 2021|
|SSC GD Physical Date||Notified Soon|
Following the SSC GD 2021 Notification release, the recruitment process for SSC GD 2021 will begin. Candidates must register for the SSC GD 2021 Exam online.
SSC GD 2021 Exam will be held for constables in the BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP, SSF, SSB, NIA, and riflemen in the Assam Rifles (AR). The SSC GD 2021 recruitment process will consist of four stages: a computer-based test (CBT), a physical standard test (PST), a physical efficiency test (PET), and a medical test.
Educational Qualification: Candidates applying for the post of GD Constable (BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP, SSF, SSB, NIA, and riflemen) must have passed 10th class or equivalent from a recognised board.
Age Limit: To be qualified for the SSC GD 2021 Exam, a candidate must be between the ages of 18 and 23. According to government regulations, applicants from reserved groups get age relaxation. The age limit date will be calculated using the date 1st August 2021.
|Ex-Servicemen (GEN)||26 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (OBC)||29 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST)||31 years|
|Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec1989 (GEN)||28 Years|
|Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (OBC)||31 Years|
|Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (SC/ST)||33 Years|
|Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (GEN)||28 years|
|Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC)||31 years|
|Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ST)||33 years|
Soon after the release of the official notification, the online application process for the SSC GD 2021 exam will begin. SSC will activate the online application link for SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam in May 2021 on the official website of SSC.
After the notification is issued, candidates can apply online by going to ssc.nic.in->Apply->’GD-Constable’ and clicking on the ‘Apply’ link.
For male candidates, the SSC GD application fee is Rs 100. Women, SC/ST, PWD/ESM candidates, however, are excluded from paying application fees.
The total number of vacancies for the SSC GD Constable 2021 exam will be released along with the notification. SSC GD Recruitment was conducted in 2018 to fill 58373 vacancies. In January 2021, the final results were announced, with a total of 58373 candidates (Male-50066, Female-8307 ) being selected for the positions of Constable (GD) and Rifleman (GD). Let’s take a look at the SSC GD Vacancies that are expected:
The SSC GD 2021 Exam will be divided into three parts:
The Commission will only conduct the Computer Based Examination (CBE) in English and Hindi. The exam will be an objective form examination with four parts. There will be 25 questions, each worth one mark. If a question is answered incorrectly, 0.25 marks will be deducted.
Let’s look at the SSC GD 2021 Exam Pattern in depth.
|Part||Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Exam Duration|
|A||General Intelligence & Reasoning||25||25||90 minutes|
|B||General Knowledge & General Awareness||25||25|
Physical Standard Required for SSC GD 2021
|Type||For Male Candidates||For Female Candidates|
|Race||5 km in 24 minutes||1.6 Km in 8(1/2) minutes|
|For Male Candidates||For Female Candidates|
|Height ( General ,SC & OBC)||170||157|
|Height ( ST )||162.5||150|
|For Male Candidates||For Female Candidates|
|Chest Expansion (General, SC & OBC)||80/ 5||N/A|
|Chest Expansion ( ST )||76 / 5||N/A|
|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-2|
Note: CAPFs will schedule and execute the Physical Standard Test (PST), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Detailed Medical Examination (DME), and Review Medical Examination (RME).
Here’s the detailed SSC GD Syllabus 2021:
|General Awareness||Scientific Inventions Sports
Awards and Honors
|Elementary Mathematics||Number System
Ratio and Proportions
Profit and Loss
Time and Distance
Time and Work
Fundamental Arithmetic Operations
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||Spatial Visualization
Similarities and Differences
Recent Studies and Theories
After the application process for SSC GD 2021 is completed, the admit card will be made available on the SSC’s official website, www.ssc.nic.in. To receive the SSC GD 2021 Admit Card, candidates should go to the website.
Physical standard tests and medical exam admit cards will be available on the CRPF website, http://www.crpf.gov.in.
Physical Exam/Medical Test, Written Test, and Computer Proficiency Test results for SSC GD 2021 will be announced separately. After the exam has been completed, candidates can check their results. The Staff Selection Commission of India will announce the results’ dates shortly.