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SSC GD Constables Recruitment 2018 Notification -54,953 Jobs

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SSC General Duty Constables Recruitment 2018 Notification for 54,953 CRPF, BSF & CISF Jobs

On 18th July 2018 Staff Selection Commission has came up with an attractive job recruitment notification for the year 2018. Through this advertisement SSC is going to fill up GD Constables in BSF, CISF, CRPF, SSB, ITBP, AR, NIA, SSF Forces. It is good opportunity of securing job on matriculation standards. The online process starts from 21st day of July month 2018. Written exam is mandatory for applicants in order to hire. So, interested aspirants can scroll down for more information and visit official site for further information.   


Total 54953 constable (GD) posts to be filled by SSC.

Job vacancies for Male

  • BSF-14436
  • CISF-180
  • CRPF-19972
  • SSB-6521
  • ITBP-3507
  • AR-2311
  • NIA-08
  • SSF-372

Job vacancies for Female

  • BSF-2548
  • CISF-20
  • CRPF-1594
  • SSB-2025
  • ITBP-619
  • AR-765
  • NIA-00
  • SSF-75

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

Aspiring candidates must pass Matriculation or X class pass from any recognized board/university.

Age Limit

Between 18-23 years candidates as on 01st August 2018 can apply. Age relaxation for SC/ST is 05 years, OBC is 03 years.

Physical standards for the post of Constable

a) Height

  • Males: 170 cm
  • Females: 157 cm

b) Chest:

For males only – 80 cm with a Min expansion of 5 cms.

C) Weight: For males and Females the weight and age should be as per the medical standards.

Reservation to different categories will be as per the central government norms.


  • The minimum height of candidates belonging to Garhwalis, Dogras, Marathas, Kumaonis, and candidates belonging to the States of Assam, Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh will be 165 cms for males and 155 cms for females.
  • The minimum height for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes will be 150 cms for females and 162.5 cms for males.
  • For the candidates belonging to NE states Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya, Sikkim & Tripura the minimum height will be 152.5 cms for females and 162.5 cms for males. The same will be applicable to the candidates belonging to Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA) namely Kalimpong, Darjeeling, and Kurseong including “Mouzas” Sub-Division of the 18 districts mentioned in the notification.
  • The minimum height for Schedule Tribe candidates of the the North Eastern States and Left Wing Extremism affected districts will be 147.5 cms for females and 160 cms for males.


  • The minimum chest of male candidates belonging to Garhwalis, Dogras, Kumaonis, Marathas and the male candidates belonging to the States of Assam, HP, and Jammu & Kashmir will be 78 cms with minimum 5 cms expansion.
  • The minimum chest for all ST male candidates is 76 cms with minimum 5 cms expansion).
  • The minimum chest for male candidates hailing from the North Eastern States and Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA) is 77 cms unexpanded with minimum 5 cms expansion.

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Selected candidates will get pay in between Rs.21,700-69,100/-

Selection Process

The recruitment drive will comprise of four steps viz.,

  1. Physical Standards Test (PST)
  2. Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
  3. III. Written Examination
  4. Medical Examination

The selection of the candidates will be made based on the merit. The minimum cut-off marks for selection will be 35% for General and Ex-servicemen, 33% for SC/ST/OBC. However, the cutoff limit is relaxable at the discretion of the Commission.

Examination Pattern

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

  • a) Candidates who have the prescribed physical standards must qualify PET (race) followed by biometric identification and verification of testimonials and thereon chest and weight measurements by a board.
  • b) Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Race – (Male Candidates) 5Kms in 24 minutes – (Female Candidates) 1.6 Km in 81/2 minutes

For Ladakh region candidates – (Male Candidates) 1 Mile in 6 1/2 minutes – (Female Candidates) 800 meters in 4 minutes

  • c) Pregnancy at the time of this test will be considered a disqualification
  • d) Ex-Servicemen need not attend the PET but, they will be required to qualify in the medical examination.

Written Exam Pattern

  • The candidates who get qualified in the physical efficiency test needs to write the written exam.
  • There will be 4 parts in the question paper, and each part carries 25 marks
  • Drona provides important study material and tips to clear the exam.
  • General Intelligence – 25 questions – 25 Marks
  • English/Hindi – 25 questions – 25 Marks
  • Elementary Mathematics – 25 questions – 25 Marks
  • General Knowledge and Awareness – 25 questions – 25 Marks

Application Process

Online registration process for SSC recruitment 2018 starts up from 21st July 2018 and end up by 20th August 2018.

Application Fee

Application fee for applicants is Rs.100/-

How to Apply?

To apply for SSC General Duty Constables can click here http://www.ssconline.nic.in/


  • Candidates have to apply through online mode OR offline mode.
  • Detailed instructions for filling the online application will be notified in the application.
  • For offline application, candidates have to pay the fee of 50/- (Fifty only) through “Central Recruitment Fee Stamps(CRFS)” and should cancel the stamp.
  • The filled application form along with stamp should be submitted at the regional office


For detailed syllabus click the below link

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