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SC GD Constable Recruitment – 2020 (UPDATED)

SSC GD 2019 is a highly expected examination that is conducted for recruiting interested people for General Duty Post of Rifleman, CRPF, ITBP, COSF, BSF, and much more. Staff Selection Commission of India (SSC) is the highly reputed organization dedicated to organization several exams regularly to recruit eligible people to different reputed posts in both either Government ministries or departments. There are lots of candidates appearing in this exam every year to realize their dream of having in the prestigious ministries of the Indian Government.

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SSC GD Exam 2019 announcement 

SSC has released the official notification of SSD GD Exam 2019 on the date 21st July 2019. There are 54,953 vacancies available for candidates. You are advised to keep watching the website to stay updated regarding further details related to SSC GD Exam.

Number of SSC GD Exam 2019 vacancies

Force Male Female

SSC GD Exam 2019 Important Dates  

The registration process of SSC GD 2019 is started from the date 24th July 2019 and the date of examination is announced soon by SSC.

  • Notification Released – July 21, 2019 
  • Starting Date of Application Form – July 21, 2019 
  • Last date to apply – August 20, 2019 
  • Exam Date – To be announced 
  • Result Date – To be announced

Exam pattern

It is important to know that there are four stages involved in this recruitment process such as:

  • PET (Physical Efficiency Test)
  • PST (Physical Standard Test)
  • Computer-based test  
  • Medical test

The questions are objective type constituting four sections. There are 25 questions asked, and everyone carries 1 mark. It is significant to know that 0.25 marks will be reduced for the wrong answer.

You can also check SSC JHT Notification.

Written examination 

The durable of written examination will be 90 minutes

Part Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks
General Intelligence & Reasoning
General Knowledge & General Awareness
Elementary Mathematics
English/ Hindi

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

This test involve race. The male candidates need to cover 5 Km in 24 minutes. And the female candidates need to cover 1.6 Km in 8(1/2) minutes.

Physical Standard Test (PST)

Topics For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Height ( General ,SC & OBC)
Height ( ST )
Chest Expansion (General , SC & OBC)
80/ 5
Chest Expansion ( ST )
76 / 5

Exam syllabus

If you want to prepare for the SSC GD 2018-19 examinations, you should be aware of the exam syllabus.  


  • Sentence Formation
  • Comprehension Writing
  • Synonyms-Antonyms
  • Para Jumbles

General Awareness

  • Awards and Honors
  • Scientific Inventions Sports
  • Important Dates
  • Geography
  • Culture
  • Economy
  • General Polity
  • Indian/World History

Elementary Mathematics

  • Percentages
  • Number System
  • Ratio and Proportions
  • Interests
  • Averages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Time and Distance
  • Mensuration
  • Fundamental Arithmetic Operations
  • Time and Work

General Intelligence and Reasoning

  • Spatial Visualization
  • Observation
  • Spatial Orientation
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Visual Memory
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Recent Studies and Theories
  • Analogies
  • Similarities and Differences

Eligibility Criteria of SSC GD exam 2019 

It is mandatory for candidates to check the eligibility criteria before applying for the SSC GD 2019 exam.

Educational requirements:

The candidates must have cleared their 10th class or equivalent studies from the recognized board

Age limit:

Only candidates with age between eighteen to twenty-three years are allowed to participate in the SSC GD 2019 Exam.

The age relaxation is offering to applicants belonging to the reserved categories based on the rules of the Indian government. 

  • OBC – 26 years
  • ST/SC – 28 years
  • Ex-Servicemen (GEN) – 26 years
  • Ex-Servicemen (OBC) – 29 years
  • Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) – 31 years
  • Domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (GEN) – 28 Years
  • Domiciled in Jammu & Kashmir from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (OBC) – 31 Years
  • Domiciled State of Jammu & Kashmir from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (SC/ST) – 33 Years
  • Children & dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ST) – 33 years
  • Children & dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (GEN) – 28 years
  • Children & dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) – 31 years

Online Application and application fee for SSC GD Exam 2019

The SSC GD 2019 online registration is starting from 24th July 2019. The application link is available from 24th July 2019.

All candidates are required to pay the application fee of Rs. 100/- for SSC GD 2018 Exam. Applicants under the category of SC/ST/PWD are exempted from application fee.

SSC GD Exam 2019 admit card

The SSC GD 2019 admit card is released once the application process is completed. The applicants are advised to visit the official portal to download their SSC GD 2019 Admit Card. There is also a direct link available for the admit card.

SSC GD Exam 2019 result

It is significant to know that the result of SSC GD 2018-19 is declared separately for Medical/Physical Test, Computer proficiency test, and Written Test. You can check the result once the SSC board will release it. The Indian Staff Selection Commission announces the result declaration date through the official portal.

SSC GD Exam 2019 Cut-Off

The cut-off mark is released after declaring the result. If you want to get a precise idea about the cut-off score, you can check the cut-off marks of the previous year’s examination.

Examination guidelines for candidates

  • You must carry admit card to your exam center
  • Also, you must carry your photo-identity proof such as Voter Card, Driving Licence, Aadhaar Card or Identity Card issued by College/ University, Income Tax Pan Card, and more in original
  • Electronic gadgets are prohibited inside the examination hall