Staff Selection Commission General Duty (SSC GD) is also known as the SSC GD Constable exam, which is a national level examination. The Staff Selection Commission conducts the exam to complete the recruitment both for the Constable and Rifleman designations.
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April 7, 2021: SSC Tweeted that The SSC GD notification will be released soon. Read more
March 25, 2021: SSC GD Constable notification for 2021 is expected today anytime soon. Read more
February 6, 2021: Staff Selection Commission has released the SSC GD Constable 2018 final marks. The aspirants will be capable of checking the marks till 5 March 2021.
The SSC GD exam offers entry-level job designation as Constable (General Duty) and Rifleman (General Duty). If one wants to serve the nation through security forces, this is a good option to begin your career. The table below illustrates different factors about the exam that you should know :
|Name of Exam||SSC GD|
|Organization Name||Staff Selection Committee|
|Post||Constable and Rifleman (General Duty)|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fees||General: INR 100/- Female/SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen: NIL|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Exam Language||English and Hindi|
|Job Location||Across nation|
SSC GD 2021 notification will be released on 25 March 2021. To know more about the SSC GD 2021 important events, go through the following content:
|Application process||25-Mar-2021 to 10-May-2021|
|Computer-Based Exam||02-Aug-2021 to 25-Aug-2021|
Also, Check the Upcoming SSC Exam Dates 2021, read the news here.
For the post of general duty constable, the basic eligibility criteria include educational qualification and age limit. The detailed eligibility criteria have been mentioned below :
Staff Selection Commission has announced the release of the SSC GD 2021 notification on 25 March 2021. From the same date, the aspirants can start to apply for the exam online. The SSC GD application process 2021 will be continued till 10 May 2021. To apply for the exam, the aspirants have to visit the official website of SSC. The application fees are INR 100/- for general category while female and SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen candidates are exempted from any application fee.
It is advisable to download the admit card within a few days after it is released which will save you from the last-minute hustle. Candidates won’t be allowed inside the exam centre without a hard copy of their admit card.
The Staff selection commission will issue the SSC GD admit card 2021 before two to three weeks of the scheduled exam date. To download the admit card, the candidates have to visit the official regional website of SSC. To download the admit card, the candidates need to enter the required login credentials. The admit card for PET/PST and DME/RME will be issued and uploaded separately by CRPF.
To know more about the SSC GD Exam Pattern, Click here.
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||Analogies, Observation. Similarities and Differences, Spatial Visualization & Orientation, Visual Memory, Arithmetic Number Series, Arithmetic Reasoning, Non-Verbal Series, Coding and Decoding, etc.|
|General Knowledge & Awareness||History, Culture, Current Events of National, International, and Local interest, Geography, Economy, Politics, Indian Constitution, etc.|
|Mathematics (Elementary)||Fractions, Mensuration, Time & Distance, Ratio, Time, Profit and Loss, Discount, Percentages, Arithmetic Operations, Decimals, etc.|
|Hindi/English||Basic Comprehension, Vocabulary, Passage, Essay, Grammar, Synonyms, etc.|
Also check the SSC GD Syllabus, read more.
A key criterion of SSC GD is that the candidates have to acquire the minimum marks in CBE in order to be qualified for further tests and final merit. After the results are out, candidates can check them using the following steps :
The basic salary of a SSC GD constable is INR 21,700 - 69,100. The salary depends upon the post the candidate is selected for. The allowances given for basic salary of INR 21,700 is as follows :
|Basic Salary||INR 21,700|
|House Rent Allowance||2538|
|Total Earnings||INR 25,896|
Other than this, the allowances and benefits provided by SSC GD are :
Ques. What is the starting salary of a SSC GD constable?
Ans. The minimum basic salary of a SSC GD constable is INR 21,700. Various other payments are added to this salary in the form of allowances and perks which are to be paid to the constable.
Ques. When will be the SSC GD 2021 CBE conducted?
Ans. The Computer Based Examination for the year 2021 will be conducted tentatively in the month of March 2021. However, the date is not fixed and may change with prior notice.
Ques. What is the selection criteria for SSC GD?
Ans. The selection criteria for SSC GD consists of four steps :
Ques. What are the further career options after clearing the SSC GD exam?
Ans. After clearing the SSC GD exam, one is posted as constable or escort and can further be promoted to a senior constable, head constable, assistant sub-inspector, sub-inspector or an Inspector.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.