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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    SSC GD
  • Exam Duration
    90 minutes
  • Official Website
  • Total Marks
  • Total No. of Questions
  • Medium of the exam
    Hindi and English
  • Marking Scheme
    -0.25 for every incorrect answer
Exam Dates
  • Official Notification
    February 22, 2023
  • Start of Registration Process
    February 22, 2023
  • End of Registration Process
    March 31, 2023
  • Admit Card Release Date
    to be notified
  • Exam Date
    March 31, 2023
Eligibilty Criteria

For the post of general duty constable, the basic eligibility criteria include educational qualification and age limit. The detailed SSC GD eligibility criteria have been mentioned below :

  • Nationality: The candidate should be a citizen of India
  • Age Limit: The candidate must be of age between 18 and 23
  • Educational Qualification: Candidate must have cleared Class 10th from a recognized board. Candidates appearing for the Class 10th exam are not eligible
Exam Pattern
Subject No. of Questions Marks Exam Duration
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 25 90 min
General Knowledge & General Awareness 25 25
Elementary Mathematics 25 25
English/Hindi 25 25
Total 100 100
  • The computer-based exam will consist of four different subjects. (General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Knowledge & General Awareness, Elementary Mathematics, and English/Hindi)
  • There will be 100 questions in the exam for a total of 100 marks.
  • Each question will carry +1 mark.
  • There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer.
  • The exam will be conducted in both Hindi and English languages.
  • The candidates who clear this stage will be selected for the PMT PST.

Check out the steps to download SSC GD Constable Answer Key here!

SSC GD Constable Physical Standards Test

The candidates who are looking forward to the SSC GD Constable recruitment have to make sure that they meet the required measurements for the Physical Standards Test. The Physical Standards Test will be the first stage of the selection process. Check the details below.

Physical Standards Test
Item Gender Measurement
Height Male 170 cm
Female 157 cm
Chest Male Expanded 80 cm

Minimum Expansion of 5 cm

Weight Male & Female Proportionate as per the height and medical standard for the candidates.

For more details on relaxations offered for physical standards, the candidates can check SSC GD Constable Eligibility Criteria

SSC GD Constable Physical Efficiency Test

The candidates who clear the PST will be called for the Physical Efficiency Test. In this stage, both the male and female candidates will be put to a test. The board will test if they’re fit enough for the post by conducting a running race. The details of the test are as follows.

Activity Male Female Remarks
Race 5 Kms in 24 minutes. 1.6 Kms in 8 ½ minutes For candidates other than those belonging to Ladakh Region.
1.6 Kms in 6 ½ minutes 800 metres in

4 minutes

For candidates of Ladakh Region.

SSC GD Constable Medical Test

The candidates who qualify the PST PMT will be called up for the medical test. The candidates who fail the medical test will not be considered eligible for the post. The document verification of candidates will also be done in this stage. Once the candidates are declared clear, they will be considered eligible for the post. The details of the medical test are given below.

The candidates must be having complete knowledge by now on the SSC GD Constable Syllabus and Exam Pattern. Candidates should make sure to prepare themselves according to the syllabus and exam pattern as given above to stand ahead in the competition.

Section Topics
General Intelligence & Reasoning Analogies, Observation. Similarities and Differences, Spatial Visualization & Orientation, Visual Memory, Arithmetic Number Series, Arithmetic Reasoning, Non-Verbal Series, Coding and Decoding, etc.
General Knowledge & Awareness History, Culture, Current Events of National, International, and Local interest, Geography, Economy, Politics, Indian Constitution, etc.
Mathematics (Elementary) Fractions, Mensuration, Time & Distance, Ratio, Time, Profit and Loss, Discount, Percentages, Arithmetic Operations, Decimals, etc.
Hindi/English Basic Comprehension, Vocabulary, Passage, Essay, Grammar, Synonyms, etc.

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