SSC GD Constable Admit Card 2023: Download Exam Hall TicketApril 20, 2023
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The Staff Selection Commission conducts SSC General Duty (GD) Constable exam. It is a national-level exam to recruit candidates for the post of Constable (General Duty) in the Border Security Force (BSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Secretariat Security Force (SSF), and Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles (AR). The exam date for SSC GD 2022-23 exam is January 10 to February 14, 2023.
This recruitment is open to candidates who have completed matriculation/Class 10 and are between the age of 18 to 23 years. The selection process involves a Computer-based Examination, Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST), Medical Exam, and Document Verification. Candidates have to clear all the stages to get selected for Constable (General Duty) posts. Read on to know more about SSC GD 2022 exam.
Before getting into the detailed information, candidates should check the SSC GD 2022-23 exam overview below:
|Exam Name||SSC General Duty (GD) Constable|
|Exam Conducting Authority||Staff Selection Commission (SSC)|
|Level of Exam||National-level|
|Frequency of Exam||Once a Year|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Examination Fee||Rs. 100/-
(Exempted for Women, SC, ST, Ex-servicemen)
|Stages of Exam||Four Stages:
Computer-based Examination (CBE)
Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST)
|Salary||Pay Scale 3 (Rs. 21,700 – Rs. 69,100)|
Check all the latest news and updates related to SSC GD Constable 2022 below:
The Staff Selection Commission released the SSC GD Constable 2022 exam notification on October 27, 2022. The notification included all the necessary information such as the age limit, how to apply, benefits and allowances, and others. Candidates check the notification on the official website, i.e., ssc.nic.in. Furthermore, they can also download it from the direct link provided below:
Download the SSC GD Constable 2022 official notification
Candidates can check the table below to know all the SSC GD Constable important dates 2022:
|Official Notification Release Date||October 27, 2022|
|SSC GD Apply Online 2022 Starts||October 27, 2022|
|Last Date to Fill Application Form||November 30, 2022|
|SSC GD Admit Card 2022||December 28, 2022|
|SSC GD Exam Date 2022||January 10, 2023, to February 14, 2023|
|SSC GD Result Declaration||March 2023|
|Admit Card for PET/PST||To Be Notified Later|
|Date of PET/PST||To Be Notified Later|
|Date of PET/PST Result Announcement||To Be Notified Later|
SSC has declared 46,435 constable vacancies, of which 41,250 are for male candidates and 5010 are for female candidates. Candidates can refer to the below table for the vacancies details:
|Force||No. Of Vacancies for Male||No. of Vacancies for Female||Grand Total|
SSC also released the vacancies in the NCB separately as follows:
|Grand Total (1 +2)||46,435|
As per the recruitment scheme formulated by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Staff Selection Commission, the selected candidate will have to serve the following roles:
Note: The selected candidates serve the government to maintain the rule of law, public order and internal security effectively and efficiently, to preserve national integrity and promote social harmony and development by upholding the supremacy of the Constitution.
Candidates selected for SSC GD Constable posts in different regions will get Level 3 salaries. The salary of SSC GD Constable ranges from Rs. 21,700 to 69,100/-. Besides the pay scale, aspirants are also entitled to get various allowances and benefits as follows:
To be eligible for the SSC GD 2022 exam, candidates must meet all of the eligibility requirements, including educational qualification, age limit, and physical standards. The SSC GD Constable eligibility criteria are provided below:
The minimum age to apply for GD Constable is 18 years, and the maximum age is 23 years. Candidates should not have been born earlier than August 2, 1998, and later than August 1, 2003.
Furthermore, there is certain age relaxation for some categories. Permissible relaxations in the upper age limit for different categories are as follows:
|Category||Age Relaxation on Upper Age Limit|
|SC/ ST||5 years|
|Ex-Servicemen||3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.|
|Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (Unreserved)||5 years|
|Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC)||8 years|
|Children and dependent of victims killed in the 1984 riots or communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ ST||10 years|
Note: The date of birth filled by the candidate in the online application form should be the same as recorded in the Matriculation/ Secondary Examination Certificate.
Candidates should have passed Matriculation or Class 10 from a recognised board or university.
Candidates who are interested and eligible could apply for SSC GD Constable 2022 on the official website – ssc.nic.in. To apply for the post, they first need to register themselves and then proceed to fill out the application form.
After registering, aspirants must follow the steps outlined below to apply online for SSC GD Constable 2022:
The following is the application fee for SSC General Duty Constable 2022
|Women/ SC/ ST/ Ex-servicemen||Nil|
|Other Candidates||Rs. 100/-|
Candidates should select three exam centres of their choice while filling in the online application. No request for the change of centre is considered later under any circumstances. The list of SSC GD Constable exam centres is mentioned in the table below:
|SSC Region and States/ UTs||Test Centres (Centre Code)|
|Central Region (CR)/ Bihar and Uttar Pradesh||Bhagalpur(3201), Darbhanga (3202), Muzaffarpur(3205), Patna(3206), Purnea (3209), Agra(3001), Bareilly (3005), Gorakhpur (3007), Jhansi (3008), Kanpur(3009), Lucknow(3010), Meerut(3011), Prayagraj(3003), Varanasi(3013)|
|Eastern Region (ER)/ Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim and West Bengal||Port Blair (4802), Ranchi(4205), Balasore(4601), Berhampore(Odisha) (4602), Bhubaneshwar(4604), Cuttack(4605), Dhenkanal(4611), Rourkela(4610), Sambalpur(4609), Gangtok(4001), Hooghly (4418), Kolkata(4410), Siliguri(4415)|
|Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR)/ Lakshadweep, Karnataka and Kerala||Kavaratti (9401), Belagavi (9002), Bengaluru (9001), Hubballi (9011), Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) (9005), Mangaluru (9008), Mysuru (9009), Shivamogga (9010), Udupi (9012). Ernakulam (9213), Kannur (9202), Kollam (9210), Kottayam (9205), Kozhikode (9206), Thrissur (9212), Thiruvananthapuram (9211).|
|Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR)/ Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh||Bhopal (6001), Gwalior(6005), Indore (6006), Jabalpur (6007), Satna (6014), Sagar (6015), Ujjain (6016), Bilaspur (6202), Raipur (6204), Durg-Bhilai (6205)|
|North Eastern Region (NER)/ Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura.||Itanagar(5001), Dibrugarh(5102), Guwahati(Dispur)(5105), Jorhat(5107), Silchar(5111), Churachandpur(5502), Imphal(5501), Ukhrul(5503), Shillong(5401), Aizawl(5701), Dimapur (5301), Kohima(5302), Agartala(5601)|
|Northern Region (NR)/ Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand||Dehradun(2002), Haldwani(2003), Haridwar(2005), Roorkee(2006), Delhi(2201), Ajmer(2401), Alwar(2402), Bharatpur(2403), Bikaner(2404), Jaipur(2405), Jodhpur(2406), Kota(2407), Sriganganagar(2408), Udaipur(2409), Sikar(2411)|
|North Western Sub-Region (NWR)/ Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh and Punjab||Chandigarh/Mohali(1601), Hamirpur(1202), Shimla(1203), Jammu(1004), Samba(1010), Srinagar(J&K)(1007), Leh(1005), Amritsar(1404), Jalandhar(1402), Patiala(1403)|
|Southern Region (SR)/ Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana.||Chirala(8011), Guntur(8001), Kakinada (8009), Kurnool(8003), Nellore (8010), Rajahmundry(8004), Tirupati(8006), Vizianagaram(8012), Vijayawada (8008), Visakhapatnam(8007), Puducherry(8401), Chennai(8201), Coimbatore(8202), Madurai(8204), Salem(8205), Tiruchirapalli(8206), Tirunelveli(8207), Vellore (8208), Hyderabad(8601), Karimnagar (8604), Warangal(8603)|
|Western Region (WR)/ Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat and Maharashtra||Panaji(7801), Ahmedabad(7001), Anand(7011), Gandhinagar(7012), Mehsana(7013), Rajkot(7006), Surat(7007), Vadodara(7002), Amravati(7201), Aurangabad(7202), Jalgaon(7214), Kolhapur(7203), Mumbai(7204), Nagpur(7205), Nanded (7206), Nashik(7207), Pune(7208)|
Aspirants should check the exam pattern for SSC GD Constable to understand the question paper pattern. The SSC GD exam pattern contains sections, the number of questions, duration, and marking scheme. These details will help aspirants prepare better for the exam.
The SSC GD Constable selection process consists of the following four stages:
The SSC GD Constable question paper has four sections, i.e., General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge and General Awareness, Elementary Mathematics, and English/Hindi. Check the number of questions and marking scheme for each section below:
|Part||Subject||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|Part A||General Intelligence and Reasoning||25||25 marks|
|Part B||General Knowledge and General Awareness||25||25 marks|
|Part C||Elementary Mathematics||25||25 marks|
|Part D||English/ Hindi||25||25 marks|
The SSC GD Constable Syllabus comprises the following four sections:
Analytical aptitude and ability to observe and distinguish patterns will be tested through questions principally of non-verbal type. The syllabus includes the following topics:
Questions in this section will test the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around them, current affairs, everyday events, scientific aspects and observations will also be part of this section. The syllabus includes the following simple and interesting topics.
This paper will include questions on problems relating to
Candidates’ ability to understand basic English/Hindi and their basic comprehension would be tested.
English Comprehension will be tested based on the following topics:
Hindi language skill will be tested based on the following topics:
Candidates are advised to thoroughly understand the GD Constable examination syllabus to plan and clear their examination with a good percentage. Here are some preparation tips for SSC GD Constable examination:
The Staff Selection Commission started releasing the SSC GD 2022 admit card for North-Western, Western, and Madhya Pradesh regions on December 28, 2022, online on its regional official website. However, the hall ticket for all regions has been issued on January 03, 2023. Candidates had to visit the regional website to download their hall tickets.
Furthermore, they must enter the registration number and password/date of birth to download the SSC GD Constable Admit Card 2022. The hall ticket contains the candidate’s details, exam centre name & address, roll number, and exam-related instructions. Aspirants must carry a printout of their hall tickets to the exam centre.
The Commission will soon publish the tentative SSC GD exam answer key online at ssc.nic.in. Moreover, candidates need to enter their login credentials to download the key. The Commission also provides a chance for candidates to raise objections against the tentative answer key by paying the objection fee. Based on those objections, the officials publish the final answer key.
The Staff Selection Commission will announce the SSC GD Constable exam result in March 2023. Aspirants can check the SSC GD Constable result online at ssc.nic.in. The Commission releases the result in the form of a PDF. It contains roll numbers of candidates who have qualified for the next selection stage. In case of a tie in the score, the following tie-breaking criteria are used:
The cut-off is the minimum qualifying marks required for candidates to qualify for the next stage. Therefore, candidates must score equal to or higher than the cut-off marks to move to the next stage. The SSC GD Constable Cut-off depends on the following factors:
As the cut-off for the current year is yet to be released the expected cut-off marks are mentioned below:
|Category||Cut-off (Out of 100 Marks)|
|General||75 to 85 Marks|
|EWS||73 to 83 Marks|
|OBC||70 to 80 Marks|
|SC||60 to 70 Marks|
|ST||55 to 65 Marks|
Check the table below to know the previous year’s GD Constable cut-off marks:
SSC GD Cut-off 2021
List-1: Female Candidates Qualified Against All-India vacancies (SSF)
|Category||Cut-off (Out of 100 Marks)|
|General||75 to 85 Marks|
|EWS||73 to 83 Marks|
|OBC||70 to 80 Marks|
|SC||60 to 70 Marks|
|ST||55 to 65 Marks|
List-2: Female candidates qualified against State/ UT-wise vacancies of Forces other than SSF
List-3: Male Candidates Qualified Against All-India Vacancies (SSF)
|Marks||Part-A Marks||Part-B Marks|
List-4: Male Candidates Qualified Against State/ UT-wise Vacancies of Forces Other Than SSF
Few commonly asked questions related to SSC GD Constable 2022-23 are mentioned below:
Q: What is the number of vacancies for the GD constable 2022?
A: The officials have released 46,435 vacancies for SSC GD Constable 2022.
Q: When was the official notification for the SSC GD Constable 2022 exam released?
A: The SSC GD Constable 2022 notification was released on October 27, 2022.
Q: What is the SSC GD Constable examination fee for women candidates?
A: For women, SC, ST, and Ex-serviceman candidates, the examination fee is exempted. However, the examination fee is Rs. 100/- for general and OBC candidates.
Q: What was the last date to apply online for SSC GD Constable 2022?
A: The last date to submit the SSC GD application form was November 30, 2022.
Q: What is the educational qualification required for SSC GD Constable 2022?
A: Candidates must have passed the Matriculation or Class 10 examination from a recognised board or university.
Q: What is the age limit for the SSC GD Constable exam?
A: The age of candidates should be between 18 to 25 years to be eligible for the exam.
Q: What is the salary of an SSC GD Constable?
A: Selected candidates will get a salary of Rs. 21,700-69,100/-.
Q: What is the selection process for SSC GD Constable?
A: The SSC GD selection process involves four stages, i.e., Computer-based Examination (CBE), Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST), Medical Examination, and Document Verification.
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