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SSB Constable Recruitment 2021- Application Process, Syllabus, Admit card (out), Vacancy, Eligibility

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Apr 15, 2021

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The Sashastra Seema Bal has posted the notification of SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 in employment newspapers all over the nation from 29 August 2020 to 04 September and the same also on its official website. The candidates can know the requirement of height and chest measurements for being eligible to appear for the written test. After clearing the eligibility criteria and the 4-phase exam, the chosen candidates are paid a salary according to the Level 3 structure, i.e. Rs. 21,700 to Rs. 69,100.

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  • The official notification of SSB Constable Recruitment 2020has been released.
SSB Highlights

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Highlights

The SSB Constable Recruitmentexam offers various posts of constables in the SSB. If you want to be a part of this organization, this is the best way to begin your career. The following table depicts the different factors about the exam that you should know about the organization:

Name of the Examination SSB Constable Bharti
Organization Name Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
Post Constable
Vacancies 1522
Mode of Application Online
Application Fees
  • General/EWS/OBC - Rs. 100
  • SC/ST/Ex-Serviceman and Female Candidate- No Fee
Mode of Examination Offline
Selection Process
  1. Phase I- Physical Efficiency Test
  2. Phase II- Written Exam
  3. Phase III- Trade Test
Job Location Across India
Official Website http://www.ssbrectt.gov.in/
SSB Important Dates

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Important Dates

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Notification August 29, 2020
SSB Constable Apply Online 2020 Starting Date August 29, 2020
Last Date of SSB Constable Apply Online 2020 September 27, 2020
Last Date to Apply Online for Remote Areasi.e., Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Tripura, Sikkim, Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh, Lahaul Spiti District and Pangi Sub-Division of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh, Union Territory of Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Union Territory of Lakshadweep October 4, 2020
SSB Eligibility

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Eligibility Criteria

For the post of SSB Constable Recruitment 2020, the basic eligibility criteria are conditions of educational qualification and age limit.

Post Name Educational Qualification
Constable (Driver) for male Only
  1. Passing 10th grade from a Recognized Board or Institution
  2. Possession of avalid Heavy Vehicle Driving Licence is mandatory.
Constable (Laboratory Assistant)
  1. Passing 10th grade with Science as a core subject from a Recognized Board or Institution.
  2. A government recognized institution given certificate for the course of a Lab Assistant
Constable (Veterinary) Passing 10th grade with Science as a core subject from a Recognized Board or Institution Desirable:One year experience in the treatment of different species of animals, in a recognized Veterinary Hospital.
Constable (Ayah) Female Only
  1. Passing 10th grade with Science as a core subject from a Recognized Board or Institution
  2. Having a certificate from Red Cross Society in First Aid Examination
  3. One year of experience in the relevant field.
Constable (Carpenter, Plumber and Painter)
  1. Passing 10th grade with Science as a core subject from a Recognized Board or Institution
  2. Work experience in respective trade for 2 years; or
  3. One year certificate course from a recognized Industrial Training Institute (ITI) or Vocational Institute with at least one year experience in the respective trade; or
  4. Passing two years of diploma in the respective trade or similar trade from a recognized Industrial Training Institute; and
  5. Must qualify trade test
Constable (Tailor, Cobbler, Gardener, Cook, Washerman, Barber, Safaiwala, Water Carrier, Waiter)
  1. Passing 10th grade from a Recognized Board or Institution
  2. Work experience in respective trade for 2 years; or
  3. One year certificate course from a recognized Industrial Training Institute (ITI) or Vocational Institute with at least one year experience in the respective trade; or
  4. Passing two years of diploma in the respective trade or similar trade from a recognized Industrial Training Institute
  5. Must qualify trade test
Note: Multi-Skilled candidates will be given preferences

Age Limit of SSB Constable Recruitment 2020

Post Name Age Limit
Constable (Driver) for male Only 27 years
Constable (Laboratory Assistant, Veterinary, Ayah, Carpenter, Plumber) 25 years
Constable (Painter, Tailor, Cobbler, Gardener, Cook, Washerman, Barber, Safaiwala, Water Carrier, Waiter) 18-23 years

Nationality of SSB Constable Recruitment 2020

  • Constables (Laboratory Assistant, Ayah, Cook, Washerman, Barber, Safaiwala, Water Carrier, Waiter, Tailor, Gardener and Cobbler).
    • A citizen of India only.​
  • Constables (Driver, Veterinary, Carpenter, Plumber and Painter):
    • A citizen of India, or
    • A citizen of Nepal, or
    • A citizen of Bhutan.
SSB Application Process

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Application Process

Part I: Registration

  • The candidates are to first click on the link that is given below.
  • Enter the details asked for.
  • A provisional registration number and password will be sent on the registeredEmail ID and Mobile number.

Part II: Log In

  • On receiving the registration no. and password, log in to complete the application procedure.
  • Fill up the personal, academic details, and communication details correctly.
  • Upload the photograph, signature.
  • Upload the required documents in the correct format.
  • Verify the details entered in the form before paying the application fee.
  • After verification, pay the required application fee.
  • Your application form for SSB Constable Bharti 2020 will be accepted provisionally after you have paid the application fee.
  • Save the application form for future purposes

Application Fee of SSB Constable Recruitment 2020

Category Application Fee
General, EWS, OBC INR 200/-
SC, ST, Ex-Servicemen and Female Candidate No Fee
SSB Admit Card

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Admit Card

Applicants should keep in mind that an Admit Card is mandatory for the written Exam. Absence of possession of anAdmit Card for any applicant will end up in denied admission to the exam hall thereby not being able toparticipate in the written exam. The Admit Card for SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 will be available on the website of SSB before the exam date.

Releasing DateSSB Constable Recruitment 2020Admit Card - Will be Announced Later

How To Download SSB Constable Admit Card

  1. Applicants must log on to theofficial website SSB Recruitment.
  2. Click on the tab that says - “Admit Card”
  3. Next, you need to look for the “Constable Driver/ Tradesman” Option.
  4. On clicking, you will be redirected tothe Download Admit Card Option.
  5. Now you will have to log in with provisional id & password.
  6. Just click on the download admit card optionand then presssubmit.
  7. You will be able to download then print the admit card.
SSB Exam Pattern

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Exam Pattern

ROUND 1: Appearing for the Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST)

The Board of Officers detailed by SSB will be conducting the PET and PST at various SSB Locations.

ROUND 2:Written Exam (Common Entrance Test - CET)

Candidates declared qualified in Physical Standard Test (PST) will have to appear in a written examination which will be conducted as per the following:

Subject Total Marks
General Awareness 100
General Knowledge
Knowledge of Elementary Mathematics
Analytical Aptitude
Basic Knowledge of English/ Hindi
  • The CT (GD) written examination will consist of Objective Type Questions
  • Each Question CarriesOne Mark i.e.the total number of questions is 100
  • Time Duration is2 Hrs.
  • The question papers will be bilingual i.e. English or Hindi

ROUND 3: Documentation And Skill Test

Documentation will be conducted by a Board of Officers and secretarial staff as detailed by SSB, in which all the original documents as claimed by the candidate during filling of online application will be checked properly and duly attested photocopies of the same will be sought from the candidates for placing in their dossiers

The skill test for all the posts will be of 50 marks, the minimum qualifying marks for all candidates including SC/ST/OBC/EWS/Ex-Servicemen candidates will be 60%.Trade tests for all posts will be qualifying in nature. No marks of trade test will be included in the marks of Paper-I for preparation of the final merit list.

ROUND 4: Detailed Medical Examination (DME)

The Detailed Medical Examination will be conducted as per the Revised Medical Guidelines issued by ADG (Medical) on 20.05.2015 and amendments thereof.

SSB Syllabus

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Syllabus

The Syllabus gives an idea about the exam and the topics covered in the Written Exam. The Syllabus mentioned here is for reference purpose only. We request the aspirants to follow our page regularly to stay updated with the recent syllabus.

General Knowledge

  • Current events – International, National, and Local.
  • Sports.
  • Science and Technology.
  • Personalities in News.
  • History – India.
  • Indian Polity.
  • The Indian Economy.
  • Indian Constitution.
  • Geography – India etc.

Numerical Ability

  • Number System.
  • Decimal & Fractions.
  • Percentages.
  • Problems on Ages.
  • Average.
  • Simplification.
  • Ratio and Proportions.
  • Profit and Loss.
  • Time and Work.
  • Mixtures & Allegations.
  • Time and Distance.
  • HCF & LCM.
  • Simple & Compound Interest.
  • Data Interpretation etc.

General English & Hindi

  • Verb.
  • Error Correction.
  • Subject-Verb Agreement.
  • Tenses.
  • Articles.
  • Adverb.
  • Fill in the Blanks.
  • Sentence Rearrangement.
  • Grammar.
  • Comprehension.
  • Synonyms.
  • Vocabulary.
  • Idioms & Phrases.
  • Unseen Passages.
  • Antonyms etc.

Reasoning

  • Analytical Reasoning.
  • Blood Relations.
  • Similarities and Differences.
  • Number Series.
  • Directions.
  • Arrangements.
  • Symbols and Notations.
  • Analogies.
  • Coding & Decoding.
  • Statements.
  • Alphabet Series.
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning.
  • Data Sufficiency.
  • Visual Ability etc.
SSB Selection Process

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Selection Process

The factors involved in the final selection include- merit, their category, and a compiled reportof the Review Medical Examination. It is herewith highlighted that the applicants who only obtain the qualifying marks and found medically fit, may not be weighed for final selection since the cut off marks will be determined based on several vacancies after the completion of the whole recruitment process. Where equal marks have been obtained by candidates their merit will be fixed as per the following:

  • A candidate who secures more marks in the Trade Test will be-ranked higher.
  • In the case where marks mentioned at (a) above are also equal, the candidate senior in age will be ranked higher.
  • The candidates will be given priority based on the alphabets of their names, in case, date of births are also the same.

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Cut-off and Results

The Minimum qualifying marks for the written test is given below:

  • For General, EWS, OBC, & Ex-Servicemen Candidates: 50%
  • SC, ST Candidates: 40 %

Based on the marks obtained by a candidate on the written examination, a final merit list will be prepared and posted for the selection process.

SSB Vacancy

SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 Vacancy

The trade wise vacancy distribution is given below for a total of 1522 vacancies indicated by the SSB Constable Recruitment 2020.

Post Name Total Vacancies
Driver (male Candidates only) 574
Tailor 20
Laboratory Assistant 21
Cobbler 20
Veterinary 161
Gardener 9
Ayah (Female only) 5
Male Cook 232
Male Waiter 1
Female Cook 26
Carpenter 3
Washerman Male 92
Washerwoman 28
Barbar male 75
Plumber 1
Painter 12
Barbar Female 12
Safaiwala Male 89
Safaiwala Female 28
Water carrier Female 12
Total 1522
SSB FAQs

FAQs

Ques. For SSB Constable Recruitment 2020, what is the application process?

Ans. An aspiring candidate can simply head over to the official website www.ssbrectt.gov.in or through the direct link is available on this site.

Ques. InSSB Constable Recruitment 2020, how many total vacancies are there?

Ans. For SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 there are a total of 1522 vacancies.

Ques. How much application fee is charged for SSB Constable Bharti 2020?

Ans. The General/OBC/EWS candidates need to pay- ₹100/- and the SC/ST/EWS/Ex-Servicemen are exempted from paying the application fee.

Ques. If applying for SSB Tradesman, what is the educational qualification required to be eligible?

Ans. The candidates need to be at least 10th Passed.

Ques. What are the application dates for SSB Constable Recruitment 2020?

Ans. The application dates for SSB Constable Recruitment 2020 is set from 29th Aug to27th September 2020

3 Months Crash Course

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.

Comments


22 Comments
S
sourajit mukherjee
From where can I get FREE SSB Constable 2021 Mock Tests and are they useful?
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kavita rani

Yes, these mock tests are important in preparing for the exam. In case you want to get these test papers, you are supposed to tap here to get FREE SSB Constable Mock Tests, Sectional Quiz, and Previous Years Papers. Mock tests can be checked from here.
 

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muheshraaj
How much do I need to pay the SSB Constable Recruitment Application fees, I belong to SC/ST category, can I apply?
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kavita rani

Eligible candidates can apply online by referring to the official website. The application fee for General, EWS and OBS is category is INR 100, while for others, there is no application fee.

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sadim ansari
can you explain detailed SSB Constable Selection Process?
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kavita rani

Candidates who have applied successfully applied for the exam will be called for Physical Standard Test (PST) &Physical Efficiency test (PET), written test, Documentation and Skill Test, Detailed Medical Test, Review Medical Exam and Final Selection. Selection process differ from post to post.

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arushi thankur
Are white shoes compulsory for SSB?
K
kavita rani

Hi Arushi. No, it is not necessary; however, candidates are recommended to wear white shoes as it reflects uniformity.
Detailed information is mentioned here.
 

N
nishu
How many candidates get selected SSB?
K
kavita rani

Hi Nishu. Candidates who have successfully cleared the written exam have to register themselves online on the Indian Army Recruiting website within the mentioned time limit only. Detailed selection process is mentioned here.
 

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sandesh kumar
Is physical fitness required for SSB?
K
kavita rani

Hi Sandesh. Physical fitness is important as mental skills to crack SSB interview. Once you become an Officer, you need to go through several situations that will test your fitness in so many ways.
Further details are mentioned here.
 

A
ananya pandey
What is the Trade Test?
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kavita rani

Hi Ananya. SSB Constable Trade test will be of 50 marks and the minimum qualifying marks for all candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC category is 60%. Candidates will be called for Detailed Medical Examination on the basis of merit of written examination and trade test.
Further details are made available here.
 

S
surabhi s
What are the number of attempts for SSB?
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kavita rani

Hi Surabhi. In the first stage (written exam), candidates have to give three papers for selection in IMA, INA, and AFA whereas OTA candidates have to attempt only 2 papers. Candidates who have successfully clear all these papers will be called for the second stage of selection, which include an Interview aiming to test the candidates’ intelligence, personality and psychological aptitude.
Further details are made available here.
 

N
nafisa khatoon
What are the career prospects of SSB?
K
kavita rani

Hi Nafisa. Candidates can become Deputy Director (Telecom), Area Organiser, Joint Area Organiser, Sub Area Organiser and Senior Field Officers, etc. and can explore other options as well. There are unlimited job opportunties that can be explored.

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surabhi s
Are SSB syllabus and UPSC syllabus the same?
K
kavita rani

Hi Surabhi. No, both these exams have different syllabus and candidates preparing for these exams have to consider the latest syllabus only.

S
sadim ansari
How many times we can give SSB interview?
K
kavita rani

Hi Sadim. There is no limit on the number of attempts, you can apply for SSB interview and attend it till the time you meet the minimum eligibility criteria.
Other information regarding the eligibility criteria is here.
 

L
lakshay kakkar
What should I carry for SSB interview?
K
kavita rani

Hi Lakshya. Some of the documents that you must carry include identity proof, Voter Card, Pan Card, Aadhar Card, driving license, etc.
Other information regarding the documents are here.
 

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arushi thankur
What is the age limit for SSB?
K
kavita rani

Hi Arushi. Candidates applying for the constable (Driver) post must be 27 years old while the ones applying for the Constable (Laboratory Assistant, Veterinary, Ayah, Carpenter, Plumber) must be 25 years.
More informative details are mentioned here.
 

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swarup
What is the salary of SSB constable?
K
kavita rani

Hi Swarup. After the 7th pay commission salary, candidates selected for this post will get salary varying from INR 21,700 to INR 69,100.
More informative details are mentioned here.
 

K
kashish tomar
What is SSB Constable Eligibility ?
K
kavita rani

Hi Kashish. For the constable (Driver) post, candidates must have passed 10th grade from a Recognized Board or Institution. Possession of a valid Heavy Vehicle Driving Licence is mandatory.
The detailed eligibility criteria is mentioned here.
 

A
arushi thankur
How to apply for SSB Constable Posts ?
K
kavita rani

Hi Arushi. Candidates can apply online by submitting all the required details online. The detailed application process is mentioned here.
 

N
nitika
What are the documents required for the Document Verification in SSB?
K
kavita rani

Hi Nitika. Documents that you need to product at the time of document verification include Qualification Certificates, Identity Proof, Birth Certificate, Passport Sized Photograph, Category Certificate, and Residence Proof.
Further details related to the interview and documents needed are mentioned here.
 

S
sandesh kumar
Will I be able to reschedule the SSB interview?
K
kavita rani

Hi Sandesh. You can call the concerned authorities asking them to prepone or postpone the SSB interview date for you, so that you can give the interview on another date.
Further details related to the same are mentioned here.
 

V
vinothkumar
When Exam date
A
abdul nazir

Hi Vinothkumar, The last date was extended till December 2020 due to pandemic crisis and the dates for the exam has not been updated yet. The same will be informed via official notification on the SSB official website. You can get related details at SSB Constable recruitment.

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utkarsha khatri
How many times we can give SSB interview?
K
kavita rani

Hi Utkarsbha. Many candidates ask this question. There is no limit on total number of attempts, so one can apply for SSB interview till the time they meet the minimum eligibility criteria.
Check out details related to minimum eligibility criteria here.