SSC GD 2017

SSC or Staff Selection Commission of India conducts SSC GD every year to recruit eligible candidates to the post of BSF, CISF, ITBP, CRPF, Rifleman etc.SSC GD Notification 2017 was released by SSC on 5th August 2017. SSC GD Recruitment 2017 started with the release of official Notification.

SSC GD or SSC General Duty is one of the most reputed exam conducted by SSC every year. The candidates are selected for the post of Constable in BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP, SSF, SSB, NIA and Rifleman. Every year lakhs of students appear for SSC GD Exam in order to fulfill their desire of joining the Government Organization.

SSC GD Recruitment 2017

SSC GD Recruitment 2017 started with the release of official notification on 5thAugust 2017. SSC GD Constable Online Application started from 5th August 2017 and ended on 4th September 2017.The Online Exam of SSC GD 2017 will be conducted from 30th Jan to 5th Feb 2018. All aspirants are requested to visit the page regularly in order to remain updated about any upcoming notification by SSC regarding SSC GD 2017 Exam.

SSC GD Vacancy

SSC has announced around 57000 vacancies to be filled through SSC GD 2017 Exam. SSC GD Vacancy has been declared for both male and female candidates who will be hired for the post of Constable in BSF, CISF, CRPF, Rifleman etc. through SSC GD 2017 Exam.

Let’s have a look at the detailed SSC GD 2017 Vacancy as announced by Staff Selection Commission of India.

For Female Candidates

Positions SC ST OBC GEN Vacancy
BSF 800 498 1123 2765 5186
CISF 85 44 146 290 565
CRPF 354 196 490 1000 2040
SSB 100 59 179 347 685
ITBP 50 45 97 182 374
AR 49 59 67 159 334
NIA 03 00 04 05 12
SSF 06 08 09 20 43

For male candidates


Positions
SC ST OBC GEN Vacancy
BSF 2892 1699 4204 9463 18258
CISF 697 392 1410 2399 4898
CRPF 3990 2495 4993 12375 28751
SSB 999 498 1424 2998 5919
ITBP 517 390 682 1906 3495
AR 49 55 61 258 423
NIA 19 09 29 49 106
SSF 27 46 62 242 377

SSC GD 2017 Exam Dates

According to official notification released by SSC, SSC GD 2017 Exam is scheduled from 30th January to 5th February 2018. The Online Application Process for the same has already been closed. Admit Card will be generated to candidates in the month of January.

Let’s have a look at the Exam Dates for SSC GD 2017

Events Dates (Tentative)
Notification Date 5th August 2017
Starting Date of Application Form 5th August 2017
Last Date to fill Application Form 4th September 2017
Last date for Challan Generation 5th September 2017
offline submission 4th September 2017
Admit Card Declaration January 2018
Online Exam Date 30th Jan to 5th Feb 2018
Result Declaration Notified later

SSC GD 2017 Exam Pattern

SSC GD 2017 will be conducted in three phases:

Candidates clearing all these three phases are allotted an appointment letter by Staff Selection Commission of India. Let’s have a look at the detailed SSC GD Exam Pattern 2017:

For Written Examination: This is an online written exam constituting of 4 sections to be completed in a time span of 120 minutes. Around 100 questions are asked carrying 1 mark each. 1/4th of the total mark of a particular question is deducted if attempted wrong by a candidate.

Part Subject No. of Questions Maximum Marks Exam Duration
A General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 25 2 hours
B General Knowledge & General Awareness 25 25
C Elementary Mathematics 25 25
D English/ Hindi 25 25
Total 100 100

For PST & PET Tests:

Type For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Race 5 Km in 24 minutes 1.6 Km in 8 minutes

For Medical Test

Visual Acuity Unaided Uncorrected Visual Acuity Refraction Color 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 2017 Application Fee

A candidate must pay an application fee of Rs. 50/- for SSC GD 2017 Exam. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD Category are exempted from paying the application fee.

SSC GD 2017 Syllabus

To ace SSC GD 2017, a candidate must have a thorough knowledge of SSC GD Syllabus. Let’s discuss the detailed syllabus for SSC GD 2017 Exam:

English/Hindi General Awareness Elementary Mathematics General Intelligence and Reasoning
Comprehension Writing Sentence Formation
Para Jumbles
Synonyms-Antonyms
Scientific Inventions
Sports
Awards and Honors
Important Dates
Culture
Geography
Economy
Indian/World History
General Polity
Number System
Percentages
Averages
Ratio and Proportions
Interests
Profit and Loss
Discount
Mensuration
Time and Distance
Time and Work
Fundamental Arithematic Operations
Spatial Visualization
Spatial Orientation
Observation
Visual Memory
Arithematical Reasoning
Verbal Reasoning
Non-Verbal Reasoning
Analogies
Coding-Decoding
Similarities and Differences
Recent Studies and Theories

SSC GD 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification: A Candidate must hold a graduation degree from a recognized university or boardwhile applying for SSC GD Constable (BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP, SSF, SSB, NIA and riflemen).

Age Limit: A Candidate is needed to be between 18 to 23 years. Certain Age relaxation is given to candidates belonging to reserved categories as per the government rules and laws. 

S. No. Category Age Limit
1 OBC 26 years
2 ST/SC 28 years
3 Ex-Servicemen (GEN) 26 years
4 Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 29 years
5 Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 31 years
6 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (GEN) 28 Years
7 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (OBC) 31 Years
8 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (SC/ST) 33 Years
9 Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (GEN) 28 years
10 Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) 31 years
11 Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ST) 33 years

Physical Standard Required for SSC GD 2017

Height

Chest

Weight

SSC GD Admit Card

Staff Selection Commission of India will release SSC GD Admit Card in the month of January for SSC GD 2017 Exam. Candidates are requested to visit this site regularly in order to remain updated about any upcoming notification regarding the same. The link to download SSC GD Admit Card will be provided on this page.

SSC GD Result

SSC will release SSC GD Result 2017 after the examination has been conducted for the same. The final selection of candidates will be determined after a candidate clears all the three phases of SSC GD Exam.

SSC GD Cut-Off 2017

SSC GD Cut-Off 2017 will be released after the result for the same has been declared. To get a clear idea of SSC GD 2017 Cut-Off, let’s have a look at previous years’ cut-off for SSC GD Exam:

State Wise Cut Off 2015 (Male Candidate)

State Code STATE/UTs CUT-OFF
GEN OBC SC ST Ex.S
1 Andaman & Nicobar 36 33 * * 35
2 Andhra Pradesh 49 45 33 42 35
3 Arunachal Pradesh 35 33 33 33 35
4 Assam 44 38 37 40 35
5 Bihar 75 72 58 70 35
6 Chandigarh 54 46 41 * 35
7 Chhattisgarh 52 50 50 48 35
8 Dadar& Nagar Haveli 35 * * 35 35
9 Daman & Diu 37 37 * * 35
10 Delhi 68 62 60 56 35
11 Goa 35 33 * * 35
12 Gujarat 46 39 38 40 35
13 Haryana 80 77 70 * 35
14 Himachal Pradesh 66 60 60 62 35
15 Jammu & Kashmir 43 33 40 35 35
16 Jharkhand 62 58 40 54 35
17 Karnataka 42 36 33 39 35
18 Kerala 35 33 33 33 35
19 Lakshadweep 32 * * * 35
20 Madhya Pradesh 67 64 57 54 35
21 Maharashtra 55 49 47 47 35
22 Manipur 43 37 37 34 35
23 Meghalaya 35 33 33 33 35
24 Mizoram 35 33 33 33 35
25 Nagaland 44 33 33 33 35
26 Orissa 46 43 33 41 35
27 Pondicherry 35 33 33 * 35
28 Punjab 54 48 48 * 35
29 Rajasthan 78 76 68 71 35
30 Sikkim 35 33 * 33 35
31 Tamil Nadu 35 33 33 33 35
32 Telangana 46 40 33 44 35
33 Tripura 42 41 37 33 35
34 Uttar Pradesh 77 74 66 68 35
35 Uttarakhand 67 63 60 65 35
36 West Bengal 53 45 45 46 35
State Code STATE/UTs CUT-OFF
GEN OBC SC ST Ex.S
1 Andaman & Nicobar 48 * * * 35
2 Andhra Pradesh 35 33 33 33 35
3 Arunachal Pradesh 35 33 33 33 35
4 Assam 35 33 33 33 35
5 Bihar 55 49 66 52 35
6 Chandigarh 51 47 * * 35
7 Chhattisgarh 51 49 44 47 35
8 Dadar& Nagar Haveli * * * * *
9 Daman & Diu * * * * *
10 Delhi 60 53 52 49 35
11 Goa 35 33 * * 35
12 Gujarat 38 33 33 35 35
13 Haryana 70 67 58 * 35
14 Himachal Pradesh 62 57 54 54 35
15 Jammu & Kashmir 35 33 33 33 35
16 Jharkhand 52 46 33 50 35
17 Karnataka 35 33 33 33 35
18 Kerala 35 33 33 35 35
19 Lakshadweep * * * * *
20 Madhya Pradesh 58 54 48 50 35
21 Maharashtra 45 37 39 39 35
22 Manipur 42 36 * 39 35
23 Meghalaya 35 33 * 33 35
24 Mizoram 35 * * 33 35
25 Nagaland 35 * * 33 35
26 Orissa 41 38 33 38 35
27 Pondicherry 35 33 * * 35
28 Punjab 53 48 49 * 35
29 Rajasthan 66 64 54 58 35
30 Sikkim 35 * 33 33 35
31 Tamil Nadu 35 33 33 33 35
32 Telangana 35 33 33 33 35
33 Tripura 35 * 33 33 35
34 Uttar Pradesh 65 62 55 53 35
35 Uttarakhand 56 53 49 55 35
36 West Bengal 43 36 37 40 35

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