SSC GD Constable 2024: 26146 Posts

India

The information provided outlines the recruitment scheme for the positions of Constable (General Duty) in various paramilitary forces and security organizations such as Border Security Force (BSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Secretariat Security Force (SSF), and Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles (AR).

  • 24 Dec, 2023
  • 10th Pass
  • Assam Rifles, Secretariat Security Force, Sashastra Seema Bal, Indo Tibetan Border Police, Central Reserve Police Force, Central Industrial Security Force, Border Security Force

Job Description

The information provided outlines the recruitment scheme for the positions of Constable (General Duty) in various paramilitary forces and security organizations such as Border Security Force (BSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Secretariat Security Force (SSF), and Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles (AR).

SSC GD Constable 2024 Important Date:

Event Dates
Submission of Online Applications November 24, 2023 - December 31, 2023
Last Date and Time for Receipt of Online Applications December 31, 2023 (until 23:00)
Last Date and Time for Making Online Fee Payment January 1, 2024 (until 23:00)
Window for Application Form Correction and Online Payment of Correction Charges January 4, 2024 - January 6, 2024 (until 23:00)
Schedule of Computer Based Examination (CBE) February-March, 2024

SSC GD Constable 2024 Vacancies:

Force Grand Total Total Male Total Female
BSF 6174 5211 963
CISF 11025 9913 1112
CRPF 3337 3266 71
SSB 635 593 42
ITBP 3189 2694 495
AR 1490 1448 42
SSF 296 222 74
Total 26146 23347 2799

Vacancy Was Increase

Force Male Female Total
BSF 10,227 1,849 12,076
CISF 11,558 2,074 13,632
CRPF 9,301 109 9,410
SSB 1,884 42 1,926
ITBP 5,327 960 6,287
AR 2,948 42 2,990
SSF 222 74 296
NCB 0 0 0
Total 41,467 5,150 46,617

Vacancy Increase

SSC GD Constable 2024 Pay Scale:

The SSC GD Constable 2024 pay scale ranges from Rs. 21,700 to Rs. 69,100. The basic pay is Rs. 21,700, and the maximum salary is Rs. 69,100. The in-hand salary for a newly appointed General Duty Constable is approximately Rs. 23,527 per month.

SSC GD Constable 2024 Age Limit:

Candidates must be between 18 to 23 years old as of January 1, 2024. This means they should not have been born earlier than January 2, 2001, and not later than January 1, 2006, in the normal course.

Category Age Relaxation 
SC/ST 5 years
OBC 3 years
Ex-Servicemen 3 years 
Unreserved/EWS 5 years
OBC 8 years
SC/ST 10 years

SSC GD Constable 2024 Educational Qualification:

The SSC GD Constable 2024 educational qualification requires candidates to have passed matriculation or 10th pass from a recognized Board/University. This is the minimum educational qualification necessary to apply for the General Duty Constable posts. Candidates who have not acquired this qualification as per the prescribed dates are not eligible for the exam. The SSC GD Constable eligibility criteria emphasize the importance of meeting the specified educational standards to be considered for the recruitment process. The SSC GD Constable 2024 exam is open to Indian citizens who meet the age and educational requirements. The SSC GD Constable selection process involves various stages, including a Computer Based Test (CBT), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Standards Test (PST), and Medical Test.

SSC GD Constable 2024 NCC Certificate Holders:

Certificate Category Bonus Marks
NCC 'C' Certificate 5% marks of the examination
NCC 'B' Certificate 3% marks of the examination
NCC 'A' Certificate 2% marks of the examination

The bonus marks awarded to candidates holding NCC certificates of different levels in the SSC GD Constable examination.

SSC GD Constable 2024 Online Payment:

Category Fee
General/OBC Candidates Rs 100/-
Women candidates, SC, ST, and Ex-servicemen Exempted 

The last date for fee payment is 01-01-2024 (2300 Hours), and only online payment is accepted.

SSC GD Constable 2024 Examination:

Part Subject Questions Marks Time 
Part A General Intelligence and Reasoning 20 40 -
Part B General Knowledge and General Awareness 20 40 60 minutes
Part C Elementary Mathematics 20 40 -
Part D English/Hindi 20 40 -
  • All questions in the SSC GD Constable examination will be of Objective Multiple Choice Type.
  • The computer-based examination will be conducted in English, Hindi, and in 13 Regional languages: Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Konkani, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
  • In the Computer Based Examination for the SSC GD Constable recruitment, the questions will be of Matriculation level.

SSC GD Constable 2024 Examination syllabus:

Section Description
General Intelligence and Reasoning Analytical aptitude and pattern recognition; includes analogies, spatial visualization, arithmetical reasoning, coding-decoding, etc.
General Knowledge and General Awareness Tests general awareness; covers current events, scientific aspects, sports, history, culture, geography, economics, polity, Indian Constitution, and scientific research.
Elementary Mathematics Covers topics such as number systems, arithmetic operations, percentages, ratios, averages, profit and loss, time and distance, time and work, etc.
English/Hindi Assesses basic comprehension skills in English or Hindi.

SSC GD Constable 2024 Physical Efficiency Test (PET):

Gender Race Time
Male 5 Kms 24 minutes
Male 1.6 Kms 8 1/2 minutes
Male (Ladakh Region) 1.6 Kms 7 minutes
Male (Ladakh Region) 800 metres 5 minutes
Female 1.6 Kms 8 1/2 minutes

SSC GD Constable 2024 Physical Standard Test (PST):

Physical Standard Male Female
Height 170 cms 157 cms
Chest (Un-expanded/Minimum Expansion) 80 cms/5 cms Not Applicable
Relaxations Available    
Scheduled Tribes 162.5 cms/NA 150.0 cms/NA
NE States (ST) 157.0 cms/NA 147.5 cms/NA
Left Wing Extremism Affected Districts (ST) 160.0 cms/NA 147.5 cms/NA

Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Dogras, Marathas, Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh

165.0 cms/NA 155.0 cms/NA
North-Eastern States (Except GTA) 162.5 cms/NA 152.5 cms/NA
Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA) 157.0 cms/NA 152.5 cms/NA

SSC GD Constable 2024 Important Link:

Application Link Link
PDF Link pdf
Admit Card Link
Answer Key Link