SSC GD Constable 2022: Exam Date, Notification PDF, Apply Online

SSC GD Constable 2022: Exam Date, Notification PDF, Apply Online

ByNeha Uppal  |  Updated on: Sep 28, 2022
SSC GD 2022 Notification will be released on 10 December 2022. The exam will be conducted in June 2023, tentatively. Get latest updates about SSC GD Constable like exam date, notification, eligibility, age limit, vacancy, syllabus, salary, etc
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SSC GD is a national-level exam conducted by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) to recruit candidates for the posts of Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA & SSF, and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles. SSC GD Constable 2022 Notification PDF will be released on 10 December 2022, containing all the details about the recruitment drive. The selection of candidates for aforesaid positions is done through a Computer-Based Examination (CBE), followed by a Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Standards Test (PST), and Medical Test. Going by the latest exam calendar, the commission is gearing up to conduct SSC GD 2022 in June 2023. However, the confirmed SSC GD Exam Date will be mentioned in the official recruitment notification PDF. Read on to find out about the SSC GD notification, apply online dates, application form, exam date, eligibility criteria, age limit, vacancy, syllabus, exam pattern, etc.

Furthermore, the commission rolled out the SSC GD exam dates for DV/DME i.e 12 September 2022, and the admit card for the same has been provided. Scroll on through the page to know more about it.

Important Dates
SSC GD Exam Date  -Nov 16, 2021- Dec 15, 2021

SSC GD 2022

The conducting authority has released the SSC GD exam date 2021 for PET/PST on its website. Going by the official notification, the Physical exam of SSC GD 2022 is scheduled to be conducted from 18 May to 09 June 2022 by Nodal Force (CRPF). All the shortlisted candidates must reach the centre along with their GD PET Admit Card. Candidates without having hall tickets, will not be allowed to enter the examination center. You can check the official notification below and also the direct link to download PET Admit Card for SSC GD 2022 exam.

> SSC GD Exam Date 2022 for PET/PST - Check Here

The Staff Selection Commission has rolled out the SSC GD Final Answer Key 2022 on 28 March 2022. Candidates who have appeared for the SSC GD Tier 1 exam conducted from 16th November to 15th December 2021 can download their answer key from the direct link mentioned below. The officials will keep the answer key of SSC GD 2022 download link active till 26 April.

> SSC GD 2022 Answer Key Check Here

On the other hand, the SSC GD Constable 2021 Exam has been concluded on 15th December 2021. The SSC GD Computer Based Examination took place in various shifts across the country for a total of 25271 vacancies and the SSC GD Constable Result 2021-22 is out on 25 March 2022. Below, we have provided the direct link to check the category-wise SSC GD 2021 result and final marks for your reference.

> SSC GD Constable Final Marks 2021- Check Here

> SSC GD Constable Result 2021 - Download PDF

SSC GD 2022 Latest Updates

  • 09 September 2022: The exam dates for SSC GD 2022 document verification is 12 September 2022. Qualified candidates can download the admit card via the direct link mentioned in this post.
  • 12 August 2022: The commission released the result for SSC GD 2022.
  • 12 March 2022: The exam date and admit card for the Physical test of SSC GD 2022 have been released.
  • 28 March 2022: The final answer key for SSC GD 2022 released!
  • 25 March 2022: SSC GD Constable result out! SSC GD Constable 2021 result has been declared.
  • As per the official SSC Calendar, the GD (Constable) notification 2022 will be out on 22 February 2023.

SSC GD Constable 2022 Notification

SSC GD 2022 Notification for General Duty Constable will be out on the official site of the Staff Selection Commission on 10 December 2022. It is an excellent opportunity for the 10+2 passed out candidates who are looking to pursue their career as General Duty Constable in BSP, CISF, ITBP, CRPF, and Rifleman in AR. We will provide the direct link to download SSC GD 2022 Notitication once it made avaibla eon the official website. The SSC GD Notification PDF will carry all the important information related to the recruitment drive like syllabus, vacancy, exam date, exam pattern, etc. 

Along with the release of the notification PDF, the commission will also activate the apply online link and it will remain active till 19 January 2023. The SSC GD 2022 is one of the biggest exam conducted by the Staff Selection Commission. The candidates must be completely conversant with all the details of the SSC GD exam to crack it with the flying colours. If you are preparing for this exam, you must scroll on to know syllabus, exam pattern, vacancy, exam dates for SSC GD 2022.

SSC GD Constable Exam Date 2022

SSC GD Exam Date 2022

SSC GD 2022 Exam Date is yet to be rolled out by the Staff Service Commission. However, as per the latest SSC exam calendar, the commission will release the official recruitment notification on 10 December 2022 and conduct the SSC GD Constable exam 2022 in June 2023. You can check out the tentative SSC GD Exam Date in the table below.

EventsSSC GD Important Date
SSC GD Notification Release Date 2022 10 December 2022
Application Form Start Date 10 December 2022
Last Date to Apply Online for SSC GD 202219 January 2023
SSC GD Constable Exam Date 2022June 2023

SSC GD Exam Dates 2021

Check out the SSC GD exam dates for the previous year below:

EventsDate
SSC GD Notification Release Date17 July 2021
SSC GD Constable Application Form Start Date 17 July 2021
Last Date to Apply Online for SSC GD31 August 2021
SSC GD Constable Exam Date16 November to 15 December 2021
SSC GD Result 202225 March 2022
SSC GD Exam Date PET/PST18 May to 09 June 2022
SSC GD Physical exam admit card release date18 May 2022
Result declaration12 August 2022
SSC GD Exam Date for DV/DEV12 September 2022

SSC GD 2022 Overview

Some of the important highlights of SSC GD Constable exam are summarised below.

Name of exam

SSC GD Exam

Exam Conducting body

Staff Selection Commission

Post name

Constable (General Duty) and Rifleman (General Duty)

Exam level

National

Selection stages

Computer-Based Test (CBE)

Physical Efficiency Test (PET) & Physical Standard Test (PST)

Medical Exam

Mode of exam

Online

Exam language

English and Hindi

What is SSC GD Constable?

Staff Selection Commission conducts the SSC GD Constable exam to recruit the prospective aspirants for the General Duty posts in various divisions. The full form of SSC GD Constable is Staff Selection Commission General Duty, which is a type of recruitment drive conducted by SSC and developed by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to select candidates for General Duty Constables in the para-military forces. The forces for recruitment of Constables (General Duty) are:

  • Border Security Force (BSF)
  • Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
  • Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
  • Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP)
  • Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
  • National Investigation Agency (NIA)
  • Secretariat Security Force (SSF)

SSC GD Constable 2022 Apply Online

The apply online link for SSC GD 2022 will be activated along with the release of the notification PDF. Going by the latest SSC exam calendar, the commission will activate the direct link to SSC GD apply online from 10 December 2022 to 19 January 2023. We will share the apply online link for SSC GD Constable 2022 on this space, as soon as it is out. So, keep an eye on this page!

Steps to Apply Online for SSC GD Constable 2022

  • To apply online for SSC Ground Duty Constable 2022, visit the official website of SSC.
  • Click on the “Register or Login” link.
  • Now click the "GD-Constable" link.
  • Submit your valid details in the application form.
  • Now submit the GD Constable form.
  • You'll get a registration number, save the registration number for future purposes.

SSC GD Constable Application Fee

In order to successfully submit the online form, candidates will have to pay an application fee based on their category. Check out the table below to know the application fee for SSC GD exam.

Category

SSC GD 2022 Application Fee

General/OBC

Rs. 100/-

SC/ST

-

SSC GD Eligibility

Candidates who aspire to become General Duty Constable and planning to appear for the upcoming examination must be well versed with the SSC GD Eligibility 2022. The candidates who will fulfil all three eligibility parameters of SSC GD 2022, including educational qualification, age limit, and physical requirements will be able to fill the online application form and consider for the General Duty Constable post.

SSC GD Educational Qualification

  • The candidates who are planning to appear in SSC GD 2022 must have passed the 10th Standard or equivalent examination from a recognized board.

SSC GD 2022 Age Limit

  • The minimum age to apply for GD Constable should be 18 years and the maximum age should be 23 years. However, age relaxation is given to candidates in the reserved category.

SSC GD Age Relaxation

Candidates belonging to the reserved categories can seek age relaxation. The upper age limit is different for every category which we have elaborated in the table below.

Category

Upper Age Relaxation

ST/SC/ Children and dependents of victims died in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (GEN)/ Domiciled in the State of J&K during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (GEN)

28

OBC/Ex-Servicemen (GEN)

26

Ex-Servicemen (OBC)

29

Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST)/ Domiciled in the State of J&K during the period from 01.01.1980 to 31.12.1989 (OBC)/ Children and dependents of victims died in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC)

31

Domiciled in the State of J&K during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (SC/ST)/ Children and dependents of victims died in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ST)

33

SSC GD 2022 Syllabus

Candidates should be aware of the SSC GD Syllabus along with its subject-wise important topics. The syllabus is the pivotal step of the preparation for the aspirants as it cognizant them of the important topics and the sections carrying the maximum weightage to walk down the path of success. The entire curriculum of SSC GD 2022 is divided into 4 sections which are General Awareness, English/Hindi, General Intelligence & Reasoning, and Elementary Mathematics. We have listed down the syllabus for SSC GD 2022 as per the new exam pattern below for your reference.

  • General Awareness: Scientific Inventions, Important Dates, Sports, Awards and Honors, Economy, Culture, Geography, Indian/World History, General Polity etc.
  • English/Hindi: Comprehension Writing Sentence Formation, Synonyms-Antonyms, Para Jumbles, Fill in the blanks, Cloze test etc
  • General Intelligence & Reasoning: Spatial Visualization, Spatial Orientation, Observation, Visual Memory, Arithmetical Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning, Non-Verbal Reasoning, Analogies, Coding-Decoding, Similarities and Differences etc.
  • Elementary Mathematics: Number System, Percentages, Averages, Ratio and Proportions, Interests, Profit and Loss, Discount, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Fundamental Arithmetic Operations, Time and Work etc.

SSC GD 2022 Exam Pattern

All candidates who are willing to appear for the SSC GD Constable 2022 exam must check the SSC GD exam pattern below. There will be 3 stages and the first stage is a computer-based test. The exam will comprise 4 sections: General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge and General Awareness, Elementary Mathematics and English/ Hindi. Take a look at the detailed exam pattern for SSC GD 2022 below.

Section

Subject

Questions

Marks

Exam Duration

A

General Intelligence & Reasoning

25

25

90 Minutes

B

General Knowledge and Awareness

25

25

C

Elementary Mathematics

25

25

D

English/ Hindi

25

25

SSC GD Constable Physical Efficiency Test

After qualifying the CBT 1 exam, candidates will have to appear for the Physical Efficiency Test where they will be shortlisted on the basis of their fitness. Those who will cover the distance within the allotted time will be called for the Physical Measurement Test. Check the PET pattern for SSC GD 2022 in the table below for male and female candidates.

Type

For Male Candidates

For Female Candidates

Race

5 Km

1.6 Km

Time

24 minutes

8 minutes

SSC GD Medical Test Details

Those who will sail through all the stages of the SSC GD Constable exam will be asked to appear for the medical test where their eyesight will be tested. 

Visual Acuity Unaided

Uncorrected Visual Acuity

Refraction

Colour Vision

Near Vision

Distant Vision

-

-

Better Eye

Worse Eye

Better Eye

Worse Eye

-

-

N6

N9

6/6

6/9

Visual correction of any kind is not permitted even by glasses

CP-2

SSC GD Constable 2022 Vacancy

Staff Selection Commission will publish the total General Duty Constable vacancy along with SSC GD Notification. The commission releases division-wise vacancies for both male and female candidates. Last year, a total of 25271 GD Constable Vacancies were released. 

Category-wise SSC GD Constable Vacancy 2022, Download PDF

We have given the complete breakdown of the SSC GD 2021 vacancy below for your reference:

SSC GD Constable Vacancy

SSC GD Constable Vacancy for Female

Forces

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

GEN

Vacancies

BSF

1761102551134781132

CISF

128 86 193 88359854

CRPF

0000

SSB

000

ITBP

2820 428117215 

AR

71 99 115 60255600

NIA

 000

SSF

1142146 

Total

 410 318616 731230 2847

SSC GD Vacancy for Male

A total of 22424 vacancies are released for the male candidates. Check out the category-wise vacancy distribution of SSC GD in the table below.

SSC GD Constable Vacancy for Male

Forces

SC

ST

OBC

EWS

GEN

Vacancies

BSF

1026 603  12536412690 6413 

CISF

 1133786  17147603217  7610

CRPF

 00 0

SSB

604 314  8923801616 3806

ITBP

177 131 250 95563 1216 

AR

 391508 615 317 13543185 

NIA

0 0

SSF

 281449 1984 197 

Total

 33592356  497322129524 22424 

SSC GD Salary

The SSC GD Constable Salary is decided by the officials as per the 7th pay commission. Apart from the basic salary, selected candidates will be entitled to various other perks and allowances. You can have a look at the tabular data below to know the monthly salary of SSC GD Constable along with allowances.

Dues

SSC GD Pay Scale

Basic Pay

22,400

Ration Money

3,519

Risk Allowance

17,300

HRA (@16%)

3,584

Dearness Allowance (@17%)

3,808

Hair Cutting Allowance

45

Soap Toilet Allowance

45

RUM Allowance

248

Gross Pay

51,021

GPF/ DCPS Subscription

2,621

CGEGIS Arrear

30

Regimental Deduction

830

Total Deductions

3,481

In-hand Salary

47,540

Read all the details about SSC GD Constable Salary here. 

SSC GD 2022 Selection Process

Applicants who fulfil the SSC GD age limit, must go through and understand the SSC GD selection process in a thorough manner. Also, note the exam pattern and understand it before the preparation. The selection process for SSC GD 2022 is based on 3 major factors which we have explained below:

  • Written Examination or Computer-Based Test: It is an objective type paper carrying 100 marks. Please note that the exam duration for computer-based examination (CBE) is 90 minutes. There will be a total of 4 sections and each section will carry 25 marks. 
  • Physical Standards Test & Physical Efficiency Test: The physical standard test or PET includes the race for both males and females. Candidates who will pass the PET will be sent for the final medical test round which is the third and final stage of selection.
  • Medical Test:  After completing the PET successfully, you will have to submit the reports for your medical fitness which includes, visual and physical fitness. 

SSC GD 2022 Previous Year Question Paper

It is very important to include SSC GD previous year papers in your preparation strategy if you aim to score well in the exam. With the previous year's papers, you will get to know the exam pattern, time management, and difficulty level. You can download SSC GD Constable previous year papers PDFs from the below links:

SSC GD Constable Previous Year Papers
SSC GD Previous Year Question Paper in Hindi
SSC GD Previous Year Question Paper

SSC GD 2022 Admit Card

The admit card for SSC GD 2022 is released for the Document verification round on 09 September 2022. Generally, the admit card is released a few weeks before the exam dates. We have shared the direct link to download SSC GD Constable 2022 admit card below for your reference. It is an essential document to enter the exam centre and appear in the examination. The candidates must carry one government identity proof with the admit card to prove their identity while appearing for the exam.

> SSC GD Admit Card 2022

Steps to SSC GD Constable Admit Card 2022

  • Visit the official site of SSC
  • Click on the 'SSC GD 2022 Admit Card' Link
  • Now submit your login details (Password and Registration Number)
  • Your admit card will appear on your computer screen
  • Download and take a printout for future use

Preparation Tips for SSC GD

SSC GD 2022 is not an easy exam to crack. However, with the right preparation strategy in place, one can easily sail through it. Listed below are a few preparation tips that one must follow while preparing for SSC GD exam.

  • In order to make SSC GD Preparation more organized, candidates must begin by preparing a timetable. Block your study hours when you think you are most productive.
  • Focus on understanding the concept and when you do, start attempting the sample papers.
  • Evaluate your performance by solving SSC GD Mock test and previous year question paper. It will cognizant you with your weak areas and come up with a strategy to attempt the maximum questions in minimum time.
  • You can also enrol yourself for SSC GD online coaching classes to complete the syllabus in minimal time.

SSC GD Constable Books

Every year lakhs of candidates appear for the SSC GD exam, and therefore, it is important to select the best books to prepare for it. Listed below are some of the best SSC GD books that every candidate must have in their study drawer. 

  • SSC GD Books For General Intelligence and Reasoning: General Intelligence and Test of Reasoning By S Chand; Analytical reasoning by Manohar Pandey
  • SSC GD Maths Books: Play with Advanced Maths by Abhinay Sharma; Elementary and Advanced Mathematics (Kiran Publication)
  • SSC GD Constable General Knowledge Books: General Knowledge by Lucent; General Knowledge (Arihant)
  • SSC GD English & Hindi Language book: English for General Competition (KD Publication; Adhunik Hindi Vyakaran Aur Rachna (Hindi).

SSC GD 2022 Mock Test

Attempting SSC GD Mock Test will help you lead the way of excellence. With the regular practice of the mock test, you can boost your speed of solving questions in the minimum time. It will also help you in understanding your strengths and weakness so that you can work on them. Moreover, it will familiarize you with the actual exam scenario of SSC GD.

SSC GD Answer Key

After the exam is successfully concluded the SSC GD Constable 2022 Answer Key will be released. Along with the answer key, the link to raise the objection against each wrong answer will also be released. The final answer key of the SSC GD exam conducted from 16th November to 15th December 2021 is going to be released by SSC on 28th March 2022. The last date to check the answer key is 26 April 2022.

SSC GD 2022 Cut Off

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will release the SSC GD Constable cut off after the result declaration. However, you can get the idea about SSC GD cut off by looking at previous year cut off marks. Below, we have provided the category-wise cut off details for SSC GD exam.

SSC GD Constable Cut Off 2018

SSC GD Constable

Post Code

Area

Category

Vacancies

Filled

SSC GD Cut-off Details

Marks

Part-A Marks

Part-B Marks

Date of Birth (DD-MM-YYYY)

H

-

SC

10

10

74.04903

21

13

23-02-1993

H

-

ST

7

7

77.88656

20

10

15-06-1996

H

-

OBC

18

18

81.43359

20

16

27-09-1998

H

-

UR

40

40

82.39853

18

9

15-10-1995

SSC GD Constable Result 2022

The commission has declared the result for SSC GD 2022 for PET & PST exam in PDF format with the roll number & names of candidates shortlisted for the next round of the selection process i.e medical test on 12 August 2022. The direct link to check the SSC GD Constable result is provided below for your reference.

> SSC GD Constable PET Result 2022

SSC GD Constable Result for the exam conducted from 16th November to 15th December 2021 on the official site on 25th March 2022 along with the final marks. You can check the status of your SSC GD 2022 result PDF from the direct link given below. The list of male and female candidates who are provisionally selected for appointment to NIA, SSF, and CAPFs on the basis of the Constable (GD) in CAPFs, NIA, SSF, and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles Examination, 2022 given in the PDF below.

> SSC GD Constable Final Result 2022 - Check Now

Steps to Check SSC GD 2022 Result

  • Visit the official site of SSC
  • Click on the result link and enter your login credentials
  • The result for SSC GD will appear on your computer screen
  • Download your SSC GD result and save it for future reference. 

SSC GD FAQs

  • SSC GD stands for Staff Selection Commission General Duty Constable. It is a national level exam which is conducted by SSC and developed by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to select candidates for General Duty Constables in the para-military forces. 

  • The Staff Selection Commission has released the tentative SSC GD exam date 2022. As per the latest exam calendar, the SSC GD 2022 exam will be held in June 2023. We will notify you as soon as the confirmed SSC GD exam dates are released.

  • As per the latest exam calendar, the Staff Selection Commission will tentatively release the SSC GD 2022 Notification PDF on 10 December 2022. It will carry all the information related to the SSC GD 2022, including, exam date, syllabus, exam pattern, etc.

  • The age limit of SSC GD Constable is 18 to 23 years. However, age relaxation is given to the candidates belonging to the reserved categories. Check out the detailed SSC GD 2022 eligibility in the above post.

  • You can either download the SSC GD 2022 notification from the official website of SSC or simply click on the direct link mentioned in this post. We will provide the direct link to download SSC GD Notification 2022 once it is released by the commission.

  • The full form of SSC GD here is Staff Selection Commission General Duty. SSC GD Constable exam is a national level examination which is conducted by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) every year to recruit constables. It comes under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA).

  • Candidates who have passed class 10th from the recognised board are eligible for the SSC GD 2022 exam. However, the candidates must ensure that they fulfil the other SSC GD eligibility as well. 

  • Candidates belonging to General/OBC will have to pay Rs 100/- as application fees. While female and candidates belonging to SC/ST are exempted from paying the SSC GD application fees.

  • Starting salary of an SSC GD Constable ranges from Rs.21,700 to Rs.69,100. Along with the lucrative salary packages, the candidates will also be entitled to various perks and allowances which we have mentioned in the above post.

  • No, you are not eligible for SSC GD Constable. In order to fulfil the eligibility parameters of SSC GD 2022, you must attain the age of 18 years and completed your class 12th from a recognised board.

  • The SSC GD Constable selection process is divided into three stages: Written Examination, Physical Standards Test & Physical Efficiency Test, and Medical Test. Candidates will have to qualify each stage of SSC GD Constable to appear for the next stage.

  • Yes, there is a relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST candidates in the SSC GD Constable Exam. Besides SC/ST, age relaxation is given to the candidates belonging to the reserved categories.

  • The SSC GD 2022 exam will take place for 90 minutes. You will not be given more time to finish the exam. Make sure you maintain speed and accuracy. For that, you can also solve SSC GD Constable Previous Year Papers.

  • SSC GD 2022 is divided into 4 sections: Reasoning, English/Hindi, General Awareness, and Elementary Mathematics. Each section will comprise of 25 questions, carrying a weightage of 1 mark each, making the total marks for the SSC GD Constable exam.

  • To download the SSC GD 2022 admit card, you can either visit the official site of the Staff Selection Commission or click on the direct link given below. Candidates must note that the only successfully registered candidates will be able to download their admit card for SSC GD 2022.

  • There will be a race of 5 Km which needs to be completed in 24 minutes. While for female candidates, the SSC GD Constable PET criterion is different. Female candidates will have to run 1.6Km in 8 minutes.

  • Yes, there is a probation period for SSC GD exam. Those who will clear the SSC GD probation period will be recruited as permanent employees.

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