SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam Begins From 16th Nov: Check FAQs, Syllabus, Admit Card, 25271 Vacancies, Eligibility, Salary, Selection Notifications

SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam Begins From 16th Nov: Check answers of Frequently Asked Questions for SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment like 25271 Vacancies, Eligibility, Salary, Recruitment & Selection Process, Exam Pattern & Syllabus, Exam Centre, Application Status, Admit Card, etc.

Created On: Nov 3, 2021 12:42 IST
SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam Begins From 16th Nov
SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam Begins From 16th Nov

SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam Begins From 16th Nov: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will conduct Computer Based Examination (CBE) only in English and Hindi for filling up of Constable (GD) 25271 vacancies in Border Security Force (BSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) & Secretariat Security Force (SSF) and Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles as per the Recruitment Scheme formulated by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). For the ease of the candidates, we have compiled and answered questions that are frequently asked by the candidates for SSC GD Constable Exam and Recruitment Process.  

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So, let’s look at those SSC GD Constable Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and their answers in detail:

1. When was SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment NOTIFICATION Released?

Answer: The official notification for SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment was released on 17th July 2021 as per the Recruitment Scheme formulated by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and as per the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Staff Selection Commission.

Download SSC GD CONSTABLE 2021 Official Notification

2. How many VACANCIES have been announced under SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment?

Answer: Staff Selection Commission has announced 25271 vacancies for Constable (GD) Post in various CAPF Departments.

SSC GD Constable Vacancies 2021

Post

Force

Total Vacancies

Constable (General Duty)

Border Security Force (BSF)

7545

Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)

8464

Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)

0

Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)

3806

Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)

1431

National Investigation Agency (NIA)

0

Secretariat Security Force (SSF)

240

Rifleman (General Duty)

Assam Rifles (AR)

3785

Total

25271

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3. What are the IMPORTANT DATES for SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam?

Answer: Below are the important dates for SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment:

SSC GD CONSTABLE 2021 Exam

Important Dates

Online Application Opening Date

17th July 2021

Online Application Closing Date

31st August 2021 (23:30)

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Last Date of Online Payment of Application Fee

2nd September 2021 (23:30)

Last date for Generation of Offline Challan

4th September 2021 (23:30)

Last date for payment through Challan

7th September 2021 (23:30)

Date of Computer Based Exam

16th November to 15th December 2021

4. What is the AGE LIMIT & UPPER AGE LIMIT RELAXATION for SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment?

Answer: Candidates should be between 18 and 23 years. Candidates should be between 18 and 23 years.

The upper age limit relaxation is given below:

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

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5. What is the EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION required for SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam?

Answer: Candidate must have passed Matriculation or 10th class from a recognized Board or University. 

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6. What is the Selection Process for SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment?

Answer: SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment Process will consist of a Computer Based Examination (CBE), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Standard Test (PST), and Detailed Medical Examination (DME).

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7. What is the Exam Pattern for SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam (CBE)?

Answer: The Computer-based examination will consist of one objective type multiple choice paper containing 100 questions carrying 100 marks, with the following composition:

SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam Pattern

Subject

Number of Questions/ Maximum Marks

Duration/ Time Allowed

Part-A: General Intelligence and Reasoning

25/ 25

90 Minutes

Part-B: General Knowledge and General Awareness

25/ 25

Part-C: Elementary Mathematics

25/ 25

Part-D: English/ Hindi

25/ 25

Total

100/ 100

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8. Will there be any NEGATIVE MARKING in SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam (CBE)?

Answer: There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

9. In which medium of language SSC GD Constable 2021 exam (CBE)?

Answer: The computer-based examination will be conducted in English and Hindi only.

10. Will there be a SECTIONAL CUT-OFF in SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam (CBE)?

Answer: No, there will be no sectional cut-off in the exam.

11. What is the Selection Process in SSC GD Constable 2021 Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/Physical Standard Test (PST)?

Answer: Based on the performance in CBE, candidates will be shortlisted for PET/ PST by the Commission. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST) will be conducted at various centres finalized by the CAPFs.

Physical Efficiency Test for Male & Female candidates

Candidates have to clear the race within the following time limits:

PET

For Male Candidates

For Female Candidates

Race (for all candidates except belonging to Ladakh Region)

5 kms in 24 minutes

1.6 kms in 8 and a half minutes

Race (Only for candidates of Ladakh Region)

1.6 kms in 6 and a half minutes

800 metres in 4 minutes

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12. What will be the final postings under SSC GD CONSTABLE 2021 Recruitment?

Answer: Candidates selected for appointment are liable to serve anywhere in India. The appointment of candidates after selection is subject to the availability of seats in training facilities of various CAPFs.

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13. Where will the SSC GD Constable 2021 Application Status & Admit Cards be released?

Answer: The application status & admit cards will get released on the regional websites of the Staff Selection Commission listed below in the table.

Click here to know the SSC GD Constable PET & PST Details

14. Where are SSC GD Constable 2021 CBE Exam Centres Located?

Answer: Details about the Examination Centres and Regional Offices under whose jurisdiction these Examination Centres are located are as follows:

SSC Region and States/ UTs under the jurisdiction of the Region

Examination Centres and Centre Code

Central Region (CR)/ Bihar and Uttar Pradesh

Agra (3001), Allahabad (3003), Bareilly (3005), Gorakhpur (3007), Kanpur (3009), Lucknow (3010) Meerut(3011), Varanasi (3013), Bhagalpur (3201), Muzaffarpur (3205), Patna (3206)

Eastern Region (ER)/

Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim and West Bengal

Gangtok (4001), Ranchi (4205), Barasat (4402), Berhampore (WB) (4403), Chinsurah (4405), Jalpaiguri (4408), Kolkata (4410), Malda (4412), Midnapur (4413), Siliguri (4415), Berhampore (Odisha) (4602), Bhubaneshwar (4604), Cuttack (4605), Keonjhargarh (4606), Sambalpur (4609), Port Blair (4802)

Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR)/ Lakshadweep,

Karnataka and Kerala

Bangalore (9001), Dharwar (9004), Gulbarga (9005), Mangalore (9008), Mysore (9009), Kochi (9204), Kozhikode(Calicut) (9206), Thiruvananthapuram (9211), Thrissur (9212)

Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR)/ Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal (6001), Chindwara (6003), Guna (6004), Gwalior (6005), Indore (6006), Jabalpur (6007), Khandwa (6009), Ratlam (6011), Satna (6014), Sagar (6015), Ambikapur (6201), Bilaspur (6202), Jagdalpur (6203), Raipur (6204), Durg (6205)

North Eastern Region (NER)/ Arunachal Pradesh,

Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura

Itanagar (5001), Dibrugarh (5102), Guwahati (Dispur) (5105), Jorhat (5107), Silchar (5111), Kohima (5302), Shillong (5401), Imphal (5501), Churachandpur (5502), Agartala (5601), Aizwal (5701)

Northern Region (NR)/ NCT of Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand

Almora (2001), Dehradun (2002), Haldwani (2003), Srinagar (Uttarakhand) (2004), Haridwar (2005), Delhi (2201), Ajmer (2401), Alwar (2402), Bharatpur (2403), Bikaner (2404), Jaipur (2405), Jodhpur (2406), Kota (2407), Sriganganagar (2408), Udaipur (2409)

North Western Sub-Region (NWR)/ Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab

Anantnag (1001), Baramula (1002), Jammu (1004), Leh (1005), Rajouri (1006), Srinagar(J&K) (1007), Kargil (1008), Dodda (1009), Hamirpur (1202), Shimla (1203), Bhathinda (1401), Jalandhar (1402), Patiala (1403), Amritsar ( 1404), Chandigarh (1601)

Southern Region (SR)/

Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana

Guntur (8001), Kurnool (8003), Rajahmundry (8004), Tirupati (8006), Vishakhapatnam (8007), Vijaywada (8008), Chennai (8201), Coimbatore (8202), Madurai (8204), Tiruchirapalli (8206), Tirunelveli (8207), Puducherry (8401), Hyderabad (8601), Nizamabad (8602), Warangal (8603)

Western Region (WR)/

Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat and Maharashtra

Ahmedabad (7001), Vadodara (7002), Rajkot (7006), Surat (7007), Bhavnagar (7009), Kutch (7010), Amravati (7201), Aurangabad (7202), Kolhapur (7203), Mumbai (7204), Nagpur (7205), Nanded (7206), Nashik (7207), Pune (7208), Thane (7210), Bhandara (7211), Chandrapur (7212), Akola (7213), Jalgaon (7214), Ahmednagar (7215), Alibaug (7216), Panaji (7801)

15. What is the current PAY SCALE and SALARY Structure for SSC GD Constable Posts after the 7th Pay Commission?

Answer: The PayScale of SSC GD Constable after 7th Pay Commission is Rs 21700- 69100:

Designation at CAPF Departments

Pay Scale

Pay Level

GD Constable/ Rifleman GD

21700- 69100

Level 3

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16. When will the SSC GD Constable 2021 Answer Key gets released?

Answer: SSC officially will release the answer keys of the SSC GD Constable Computer Based Exam on their website after 10 to 15 days of the successful completion of the respective exams. Candidates can calculate their approximate marks and expected rank based on the answer key released by SSC.

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17. When will the SSC GD Constable 2021 Results be announced?

Answer: Final result along with force allocation will be declared by the Commission based on the performance of candidates in the Computer Based Examination subject to their qualifying the Physical Standard Test, Physical Efficiency Test, Medical Examination and other conditions stipulated in the Notice of Examination..

Get SSC Result Calendar 2021

FAQ

How Many Vacancies have been announced for SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment?

25271 Vacancies In CAPFs Departments Like BSF, CISF, CRPF, SSB, ITBP, AR, NIA & SSF For Both Male And Female Candidates

What is the Selection Process under SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment?

Computer Based Examination (CBE), Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST), And Detailed Medical Examination (DME)

What is the age limit for SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment?

Candidates Should Be Between 18 And 23 Years (Categorywise Upper Age Relaxation Is Applicable)

What is the Educational Qualification for SSC GD Constable 2021 Recruitment Exam?

Matriculation Or 10th Class

SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam (CBE) will be conducted in how many languages?

English And Hindi Only

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