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SSC GD 2021 - Exam Date (Out), Application Process, Eligibility, Admit Card and Career

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Apr 13, 2021

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.

Latest Updates

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.

GD Highlights

SSC GD Highlights 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
Selection process
  1. Computer-Based Examination (CBE)
  2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) / Physical Standard Test (PST)
  3. Medical Exam
Job Location Across nation
Official Website https://ssc.nic.in/
GD Dates

SSC GD Important Dates 2021

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:

Events Dates
Notification 25-Mar-2021
Application process 25-Mar-2021 to 10-May-2021
Computer-Based Exam 02-Aug-2021 to 25-Aug-2021
GD Eligibility

Also, Check the Upcoming SSC Exam Dates 2021, read the news here

SSC GD Eligibility Criteria 2021

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 :

  • Nationality: The candidate should be a citizen of India
  • Age Limit: Candidate must be of the age between 18 and 23
  • Educational Qualification: Candidate must have cleared Class 10th from a recognized board. Candidates appearing for the Class 10th exam are not eligible
GD Applications

SSC GD Application Process 2021

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.

GD Admit Card

SSC GD 2021 Admit Card

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.

GD Exam Pattern

SSC GD 2021 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

  • The selection criteria of SSC GD consists of following steps: Computer-based Examination (CBE), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Standard Test (PST) and Detailed Medical Examination (DME)
  • The computer-based examination is carried out in an online mode
  • There is no negative marking for wrong answers in CBE
  • Candidates who clear CBE are eligible to appear for PET and PST
  • As a final, a detailed medical examination is carried out by a senior official.

To know more about the SSC GD Exam Pattern, Click here.

SSC GD Syllabus

Section Topics
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.

GD Result

SSC GD Result

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 :

  1. Visit the official website of SSC :
  2. Click on the ‘Results’ button at the top of the homepage
  3. Click on the GD tab
  4. Enter the details such as roll number, username and password
  5. View, download and save the result in the form of PDF
GD Salary

SSC GD Salary Structure

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
Transport Allowance 1224
House Rent Allowance 2538
Dearness Allowance 434
Total Earnings INR 25,896

Other than this, the allowances and benefits provided by SSC GD are :

  • Transportation Allowance
  • Medical Facilities
  • Pension Facilities
  • Annual Paid Leaves
  • Security Allowances
  • Field Allowances
GD FAQs

FAQs

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 :

  1. Computer-Based Examination
  2. Physical Efficiency Test
  3. Physical Standard Test
  4. Detailed Medical Examination

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.

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

Comments


15 Comments
A
akshay bera
Sir my age is 21 can I apply for SSC gd ?
S
simran singh

The eligibility criteria of SSC GD 2021 comprises of parameters like age limit, educational qualification, nationality and physical standard. To apply for the post of SSC GD candidate should be between 18 to 23 years. To know more, refer to this link: SSC GD 2021 Eligibility

M
mohamed afridi
My data birth 20.07.2001
S
simran singh

The eligibility criteria SSC GD 2021 is the candidate should be a citizen of India. The age limit of the candidate should be between 18 to 23 years. Also, you have must cleared class 10th exam from a recognized. From the March, 2021 the application process has been started. The application process will be continue till May 10, 2021.

P
prakash chaubey
Namaskar, my DOB is 15/10/2002 can I apply
P
priya negi

Hey! Prakash, yes you can apply for SSC gd. In order to apply for the SSC Gd, the minimum age limit is between 18 years to 23 years. Here you will find all the information about eligibility criteria needed for the SSC gd.

P
prakash chaubey
My DOB is 15/10/2002 can I apply
P
priya negi

Hey! Prakash, yes you can apply for SSC gd. In order to apply for the SSC Gd, the minimum age limit is between 18 years to 23 years. Here you will find all the information about eligibility criteria needed for the SSC gd.

A
ankur kumar singh
My DOB is 12/01/2004 can I apply
P
priya negi

Hey! Ankur according to your date of birth your age is around 17 years. and the minimum age required for the SSC gd is around 18 to 23 you can apply for this exam next year.

P
pranab debnath
Mera Dob h 8/02/1998 kya mai eligible hu?
N
nitin yaduvanshi

The basic eligibility criteria of Age Limit needed to apply for  SSC GD EXAMINATION is: The Candidate must be of the age between 18 and 23.

As your age lies between required range, you are eligible to apply for this examination.

J
jhadoli
Hi sir my D.O.B. is 29 Nov1995 and I m OBC can I eligible for GD
N
nitin yaduvanshi

Age Limit for the SSC GD EXAMINATION: Candidate must be of the age between 18 and 23.

As your DOB does not lie between the required limit, you are not eligible to apply for this post.

R
rohit shukla
Sir I will fill the form ssc gd constable 2021My dob is 25/5/1997
D
diya suresh

As per the details provided, your age is above 23 years, so as general category candidate you won’t be eligible to apply for the entrance test. However there is relaxation of different years for reserved category candidates including  SC, ST, OBC, Ex-Serviceman, Children and dependent on victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved, SC, ST and OBC). Check more details at SSC GD 2021 eligibility.

R
rohit shukla
Sir I am 23 year I need one year relaxation
D
diya suresh

23 year is eligible for general category candidate. There will be relaxation of different years provided to different reserved category students as follows:

  • SC/ST – 5 years
  • OBC / Ex-Serviceman– 3 years
  • Children and dependent on victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved) – 5 years
  • Children and dependent on victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) – 8 years
  • Children and dependent on victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ST) – 10 years
P
pankaj saitik
Sir I will fill the form ssc gd constable 2021 My dob is 21/08/1994
D
diya suresh

To be eligible the age of the candidate must be between 18 and 23 years. There is however relaxation of different years for different reserved category as follows:

  • SC/ST/Children and dependent on victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved) – 5 years
  • OBC/Ex-Servicemen – 3 years
  • Children and dependent on victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) – 8 years
  • Children and dependent on victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ ST) – 10 years

F
fauzia shahid
what is gd in ssc?
J
jaya garg

Hi Fauzia. The Staff Selection Commission General Duty (GD) exam comes under the Ministry of Home Affairs and is taken for several posts including Constable GD in Border Security Force – BSF. Highlights about SSC GD 2021 Highlights is mentioned here.
 

K
koyena biswas
how to fill ssc gd constable form 2020?
J
jaya garg

Hi Koyena. For one time SSC GD Constable registration, candidates are supposed to tap on 'Register Now' link in the home page. During SSC GD Constable registration, it is mandatory to fill accurate details.
Further information related to SSC GD is mentioned here.
 

B
bhagyashri kene
how to apply ssc gd constable?
J
jaya garg

HI Bhagyashri. Refer to the official website and after that click on the relevant SSC GD link.
The first and foremost step of the recruitment process is filling SSC GD Constable application form. Further information is accessible here.
 

R
ramu ram
Result Kab ayega sir
M
manika gupta

Hi, The Staff Selection Commission declares SSC GD result. The commission releases a notification on its official website at the time of declaration of SSC GD result. You can check SSC GD result on the official website of Staff Selection Commission. 

R
ramu ram
Final result
M
manika gupta

Hi, The Staff Selection Commission declares SSC GD result. The commission releases a notification on its official website at the time of declaration of SSC GD result. You can check SSC GD result on the official website of Staff Selection Commission.