SSC GD Constable Notification 2022 : The official notification for SSC GD Constable 2022 has been released on the official website of SSC on 27th October 2022. A total of 24369 vacancies have been announced. Out of 24369 vacancies, 21597 vacancies for Male Constables and 2626 vacancies for Female Constables are announced. The updated vacancy list is out now, 46435 is the updated vacancy list for SSC GD. 41250 updated vacancy for male Constables and 5010 updates vacancy for female Constables. 46435 Updated vacancy for SSC GD.
SSC GD Constable Exam 2022 Overview
|Recruiting Body ||The Staff Selection Commission|
|Name of the post ||Constable General Duty|
|Pay Scale||Pay Level 3 (Rs 21,700 to Rs 69,100)|
|Notification Release Date ||27th October 2022|
|No of vacancies|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Process starting date||27-10-2022|
|Application Process ending date||30-11-2022 (23:00)|
|Educational Qualification||Matriculation or 10th Standard Pass|
|SSC GD Constable Exam Date||January 2023|
|SSC GD Constable Exam Centre||Multiple Centres all over India|
|Age limit||18-23 years|
|Location of Work||Various States/UTs|
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SSC GD Constable Notification 2022
SSC GD Constable Notification is out for the constable (GD) post in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPF), NIA, SSF, and Riflemen (GD) in Assam Rifles. The application process is now open at the official website, ssc.nic.in. and will conclude on 30th November. A total of 24369 posts, both female and male candidates are announced for the above-mentioned forces. Eligible candidates can apply for this bumper vacancy and make the most out of this employment opportunity with the central government. In this blog we are going to discuss the total vacancy, SSC GD Constable notification PDF download link, steps to apply online, syllabus, important dates and more. So stick around and read through this entire SSC GD Constable Notification 2022 blog. 46435 is the updated vacancy list for SSC GD.
SSC GD Constable Vacancy
SSC is all set to conduct SSC GD 2022 examination for recruitment to the posts of Constable (General Duty) 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 (AR) as per the Recruitment Scheme formulated by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and as per the Memorandum of Understanding signed between Ministry of Home Affairs and the Staff Selection Commission. Here are the vacancies announced for male and female candidates. We've also mentioned the force wise vacancy in the third table below.
The total number of vacancies for the SSC GD Constable 2022 exam has been released along with its notification. SSC has announced 41250 updated vacancy for male Constables and 5010 updates vacancy for female Constables. 46435 Updated vacancy for SSC GD.
Let's have a look at the SSC GD Vacancies:
|Vacancies for Male Candidates||41250 |
|Vacancies for Female Candidates||5010|
|Vacancies for NCB Force||175|
46435(updated vacancy list)
SSC GD Constable CAPF Preference Mandatory
While filling the online form, candidates need to give preference for following CAPFs/ Organizations, in the order of priority, in the online Application Form. Filling all Six preferences is essential while applying for SSC GD Constable 2022.
- BSF (A)
- CISF (B)
- SSB (D)
- ITBP (E)
- Assam Rifles (F)
- SSF (H)
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SSC GD Constable Recruitment Process
SSC GD recruitment process will consist of the following stages. We've discussed the exam patterns and the standards of the physical tests for these post below –
- Computer-Based Examination (CBE)
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
- Physical Standard Test (PST)
- Medical Examination and
- Document Verification.
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SSC GD Exam Pattern
The first stage of SSC GD Constable Recruitment is the Computer Based Examination (CBE). The CBT Exam Pattern for SSC GD Constable exam is as follows –
|Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Exam Duration|
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||20||40|
60 minutes (1 hour)
|General Knowledge & General Awareness||20||40|
The total duration of the Exam will be 90 minutes
- All questions will be of Objective Multiple Choice Type in English and Hindi only.
- There will be a negative marking of 0.5 marks for each wrong answer.
- Marks scored by candidates in the Computer Based Examination will be normalized and such normalized scores along with the bonus marks for NCC Certificate holders will be used to determine final merit and cut-off marks.
- Tentative Answer Keys of the Computer Based Examination will be placed on the website of the Commission after the Examination.
- The questions in the Computer Based Examination will be of Matriculation level.
Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
|Race 1||5 km in 24 minutes.||1.6 km in 8 ½ minutes||For candidates other than those belonging to Ladakh Region.|
|Race 2||1.6 km in 6 ½ minutes||800 metres in 4 minutes||For candidates of Ladakh Region.|
Physical Standard Test (PST)
It involves the examination of basic physical standards required for the type of activities involved in the job like Height, Chest, and Weight. The standards are mentioned below-
- Male: 170 cms
- Female: 157 cms
Few categories of candidates are allowed relaxation in the heights mentioned above. Relaxed standards of height for such candidates are as follows:
|Sl. No||Relaxation for||Male (Cms)||Female (Cms)|
|(a)||All candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes||162.5||150.0|
|(b)||All Scheduled Tribe candidates of North Eastern States (NE States)||157.0||147.5|
|(c)||All Scheduled Tribe candidates of Left Wing Extremism affected districts||160.0||147.5|
|(d)||Candidates falling in the categories of Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to the States/ UTs of Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh||165.0||155.0|
|(e)||Candidates hailing from the North-Eastern States of Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura||162.5||152.5|
|(f)||Candidates hailing from Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA) comprising of the three Sub-Divisions of Darjeeling District namely Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Kurseong and includes the following "Mouzas" Sub-Division of these Districts : (1)Lohagarh Tea Garden (2) Lohagarh Forest (3) Rangmohan (4) Barachenga (5) Panighata (6) ChotaAdalpur (7) Paharu (8) Sukna Forest (9) Sukna Part-I (10) Pantapati Forest-I (11) Mahanadi Forest (12) Champasari Forest (13) SalbariChhatpart-II (14) Sitong Forest (15) Sivoke Hill Forest (16) Sivoke Forest (17) ChhotaChenga (18) Nipania.||157.0||152.5|
Male candidates should have the following standards of chest measurement:
- Un-expanded: 80 cms
- Minimum expansion: 5 cms
Few categories of candidates are allowed relaxation in chest measurement. Relaxed standards of chest measurement for such candidates are as follows:
|Sl. No||Relaxation for||Unexpanded (cms)||Minimum Expansion (cms)|
|(a)||All candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes||76||5|
|(b)||Candidates falling in the categories of Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to the States/UTs of Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh||78||5|
|(c)||Candidates hailing from Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA) comprising of the three Sub-Divisions of Darjeeling District namely Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Kurseong and includes the following "Mouzas" Sub-Division of these Districts : (1)Lohagarh Tea Garden (2) Lohagarh Forest (3) Rangmohan (4) Barachenga (5) Panighata (6) ChotaAdalpur (7) Paharu (8) Sukna Forest (9) Sukna Part-I (10) Pantapati Forest-I (11) Mahanadi Forest (12) Champasari Forest (13) SalbariChhatpart-II (14) Sitong Forest (15) Sivoke Hill Forest (16) Sivoke Forest (17) ChhotaChenga (18) Nipania.||77||5|
- Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards.
SSC GD Constable Recruitment Eligibility
- The candidate must be a citizen of India. Vacancies are state/ UT wise hence a candidate must submit domicile/ PRC against his state/ UT.
Education Age relaxation
- The candidates must have passed Matriculation or 10th Class Examination from a recognized Board/ University.
Permissible relaxations in the upper age limit for different categories are as under:
|Code No.||Category||Age relaxation permissible beyond the upper age limit|
|01||SC/ ST||5 years|
|03||Ex-Servicemen||3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.|
|04||Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved)||5 years|
|05||Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC)||8 years|
|06||Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ ST)||10 years|
- Incentive to NCC Certificate Holders: The incentive to ‘NCC Certificate' holders will be granted at the following scales:
|Certificate Category||Incentive/ Bonus marks|
|NCC ‘C' Certificate||5% of the maximum marks of the examination|
|NCC ‘B' Certificate||3% of the maximum marks of the examination|
|NCC ‘A' Certificate||2% of the maximum marks of the examination|
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SSC GD Constable 2022 Syllabus
The syllabus for the Examination will be as follows:
General Intelligence and Reasoning:
Analytical aptitude and ability to observe and distinguish patterns will be tested through questions principally of non-verbal type. This component may include questions on
- similarities and differences,
- spatial visualization,
- spatial orientation,
- visual memory,
- relationship concepts,
- arithmetical reasoning and figural classification,
- arithmetic number series,
- non-verbal series,
- coding and decoding, etc.
General Knowledge and General Awareness:
Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidate's general awareness of the environment around him. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. These Questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighbouring countries especially pertaining to:
- Economic Scene,
- General Polity,
- Indian Constitution, and
- scientific Research etc.
This paper will include questions on problems relating to
- Number Systems,
- Computation of Whole Numbers,
- Decimals and Fractions and the relationship between Numbers,
- Fundamental arithmetical operations,
- Ratio and Proportion,
- Profit and Loss,
- Time and Distance,
- Ratio and
- Time, Time and Work, etc.
Candidates' ability to understand basic English/ Hindi and their basic comprehension would be tested.
Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST)
Candidates will be shortlisted for PET/ PST by the Commission based on their performance in CBE. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST) will be conducted at various centres finalized by the CAPFs. Detailed scrutiny of candidates' eligibility/ documents will be undertaken at the time of DME.
During PET/ PST, candidates who are found eligible on height parameters will undergo
- PET (race) followed by
- biometric/ technology aided identification.
- Scrutiny of eligibility of candidates for any relaxation i.e. age, height and chest measurement will be carried out after qualifying PET (race) before PST by CAPFs PET/ PST Boards.
SSC GD Constable Admit Card
Admit for SSC GD is released in the respective SSC zonal websites and can be downloaded online by logging in to your SSC registration credentials.
- Apart from the Admit Card, candidates need to carry two passport size recent colour photographs, original valid Photo-ID proof having the date of birth printed on the Admit Card, such as:
- Aadhaar Card/ Printout of E-Aadhaar,
- Voter's ID Card,
- Driving License,
- PAN Card,
- ID Card issued by University/ College/ School,
- Employer ID Card (Govt./ PSU),
- Ex-Serviceman Discharge Book issued by Ministry of Defence,
- Any other photo bearing ID card issued by the Central/ State Government.
SSC GD Constable Final Selection
The candidates who are qualified in the PET/ PST and DV/ Medical Examination will be considered for inclusion in the final merit list. The merit list along with force allocation, in each category namely, Unreserved, SC, ST, OBC, EWS and ESM will be made separately for male and female candidates in respect of each State/ UT and further earmarked area of Border Guarding and Militancy/ Naxal affected Districts wherever applicable is prepared on the basis of
- Normalized marks scored by candidates in the Computer Based Examination (including NCC bonus marks),
- Preference of CAPFs/ Organization' exercised by the candidates in the online Applications submitted by them.
- The final selection of candidates for SSF will be made on All India basis.
Resolution of Tie-cases
In case of tie in scores of candidates in the Computer Based Examination (including NCC bonus marks), such cases will be resolved by applying the following criteria, one after another in the given order, till the tie is resolved:
- Marks in Part-A of Computer Based Examination.
- Marks in Part-B of Computer Based Examination.
- Date of Birth, with older candidates, placed higher.
- Alphabetical order of names
SSC GD Recruitment 2022 | Salary
Selected candidates will receive a salary at Grade 3 level which is on the pay scale of Rs 21,700 to Rs 69,100 per month.