SSC has recently released the eagerly awaited SSC GD Constable Notification for 2023-2024! The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has provided an update and said that the SSC GD 2023-2024 Notification will be made public on November 24, 2023. This interesting information was included in the SSC's 2023-2024 Exam Calendar, which was released on August 30, 2023.

SSC GD Recruitment 2023-24

Organization Name Staff Section Commission (SSC)
Posts Name General Duty (GD) Constable in CAPFs NIA, SSF and Rifleman (GD) in Assam Rifles 
Total Vacancies Updating soon
Job location India
Qualification 10th Pass
Application Process Online
Application Fee Rs.100/-
Start Date 24th November 2023
Last Date 28th December 2023

SSC GD Recruitment 2023-24

Staff Section Commission (SSC), India will conduct an open Examination in Computer-based Test (CBT) mode followed by a Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Standard Test (PST), Medical Examination, and Document Verification. Interested and eligible candidates who are seeking to apply can fill the SSC GD Recruitment 2023-24. All the information is given below:

Post Details for SSC GD Recruitment 2023-24

Name of Post: Constable (General Duty)

No of Posts: Update Soon

# Male: Update Soon
# Female: Update Soon

Educational Qualification: The candidates must have passed Matriculation or 10th Class Examination from a recognized Board/ University.

Age Limit: Candidates age should be between 18 years to 23 years.

Age Relaxation:

Code No Category Age-relaxation is permissible beyond the upper age limit
01 SC/ ST 5 years
02 OBC 3 years
03 Ex-Servicemen 3 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.

Pay Scale: Pay Level-1 (Rs.18,000 to 56,900) for the post of Sepoy in NCB and Pay Level-3 (Rs.21,700 to 69,100) for all other posts.

Centers of Exam (Northeast Region): Itanagar (5001), Dibrugarh (5102), Guwahati (Dispur) (5105), Jorhat (5107), Silchar (5111), Churachandpur (5502), Imphal (5501), Ukhrul (5503), Shillong (5401), Aizwal (5701), Dimapur (5301), Kohima (5302), Agartala (5601).

The details of the vacancies are as follows:

The vacancy details will be updated after the official notification is released.

Application Fee Details

Category Application Fee
General Rs.100/-
OBC Rs.100/-
SC / ST / Ex-Servicemen / Women Exempted

Important Dates

Starting date 24th November 2023
Last date 28th December 2023
Date of CBT Exam February - March, 2024

Important Links

Official Website Click Here
SSC Exam Calendar Click Here
Official Notification 24th November 2023

Steps to Apply Online for SSC GD Recruitment 2023-24

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online for these vacancies through online mode by visiting the official SSC Portal. Candidates have to follow the below-mentioned steps to apply for SSC GD Constable Recruitment 2023-24.

Step 1:  Scroll Up and Click on Online Application Link in Important Link‘s section.
Step 2:  The Official page of SSC will open up in the new window. Click on New User? Register Now .
Step 3:  Complete the Registration process of SSC Portal by providing basic details of yourselves like name, parents name, date of birth, email id, mobile number etc.
NoteIt is advised that candidates verify their details before submitting the form. and note the unique Registration ID Provided by SSC Portal for future use purpose.
Step 4: After registration, Login your ID using OTP provided through Email.
Step 5: After Login, Set Your New Password.
Step 6: Click on the Apply button of SSC GD Constable Recruitment 2022.
Step 7: In the next step, Candidate Has to Fill in other Details like the Preference of Examination Centres, Preference of posts, and Details of Qualifying Educational Qualification, and is required to upload photographs and signatures by following the requisites mentioned by the Staff Selection Commission of India.
Photograph The photograph of a candidate must be clicked in front of a white color or light-colored background. The size of the photograph must be more than 20 kb and less than 50 kb in size. The resolution of the photograph must be 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height) in width and height.
Signature The signature provided by the candidate must be in black or blue ink on the white sheet. The scanned copy of the signature that needs to be submitted must be in jpg format and it should be more than 1 kb and less than 20 kb in size. The resolution of the image should be 40*60 pixels in width and height.
Step 8: After filling out the application form, candidates must preview the entire application, because the application form once submitted cannot be edited again.
Step 9: Now, you have to pay the examination fee. After successful payment, your application will be submitted.
Step 10: Also, you will receive an acknowledgment copy of your submission. Keep that acknowledgment copy for future use.

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Candidates who will submit their applications for SSC GD Constable Recruitment will have to appear in Computer Based Test (CBT). The computer-based examination will consist of one objective type of paper containing 80 questions carrying 2 marks each, with the following composition:

No of Questions: 80 MCQs

Total Marks: 160 Marks

Duration: 60 Minutes

Exam Type: Online (CBT)

Negative Marks: 0.50 Marks

Language: Hindi & English

Part Subject MCQs Marks Duration/
Time Allowed
A General Intelligence and Reasoning 20 40 60 minutes
B General Knowledge and General Awareness 20 40
C Elementary Mathematics 20 40
D English/Hindi 20 40

Syllabus for the Examination

General Intelligence and Reasoning Analytical aptitude and ability to observe and distinguish patterns will be tested through questions principally of non-verbal type. This component may include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, spatial visualization, spatial orientation, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning and figural classification, arithmetic number series, non-verbal series, coding and decoding, etc.
General Knowledge and General Awareness Questions in this component will be aimed at testing the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observations and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of any educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General Polity, Indian Constitution, scientific Research, etc. These Questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.
Elementary Mathematics This paper will include questions on problems relating to Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions and the relationship between Numbers, Fundamental arithmetical operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work, etc.
English/ Hindi Candidates’ ability to understand basic English/ Hindi and their basic comprehension would be tested.

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

In the Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST), applicants have to complete various physical activities within a specific time limit. Based on the performance in the Computer Based Test (CBT), candidates will be shortlisted for PET/ PST by the Commission. Ex-servicemen candidates are exempted from PET. and other Candidates have to clear the race within the following time limits:

Region Male Female
Other Region 5 KMs in 24 Minutes 1.6 KMs in 8 ½ Minutes
Ladakh Region 1.6 KMs in 6 ½ Minutes 800 Mitres in 4 Minutes

Physical Standard Test (PST):

The PST shall include measurement of height, weight and chest (as applicable). Physical Standards for the posts are as follows:


  • Male: 170 cm
  • Female: 157 cms

Height Relaxation: A few categories of candidates are allowed relaxation at the heights mentioned above. Relaxed standard of height for such candidates are as follows:

Relaxation for Male (Cms) Female (Cms)
All candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes 162.5 150.0
All Scheduled Tribe candidates of North Eastern States (NE States) 157.0 147.5
All Scheduled Tribe candidates of Left Wing Extremism affected districts 160.0 147.5
Candidates falling in the categories of Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to the States/ UTs of Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh 165.0 155.0
Candidates hailing from the North-Eastern States of Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura 162.5 152.5
Candidates hailing from Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA) comprising of the three Sub-Divisions of Darjeeling District namely
Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Kurseong and includes the following “Mouzas” Sub-Division of these Districts :
(1)Lohagarh Tea Garden (2) Lohagarh Forest (3) Rangmohan (4) Barachenga (5) Panighata (6) ChotaAdalpur (7) Paharu (8) Sukna Forest (9) Sukna Part-I (10) Pantapati Forest-I (11) Mahanadi Forest (12) Champasari Forest (13) SalbariChhatpart-II (14) Sitong Forest (15) Sivoke Hill Forest (16) Sivoke Forest (17) ChhotaChenga (18) Nipania.
157.0 152.5

Chest: Only Male candidates should have the following standards of chest measurement. Chest measurements for female candidates will not be taken. However, it will be ascertained that the chest is well-developed.

  • Un-expanded: 80 cms
  • Minimum expansion: 5 cm

Height Relaxation: A few categories of candidates are allowed relaxation in chest measurement. Relaxed standards of chest measurement for such candidates are as follows:

Relaxation for Un-expanded (cms) Minimum Expansion (cms)
All candidates belonging to Scheduled Tribes 76 5
Candidates falling in the categories of Garhwalis, Kumaonis, Dogras, Marathas and candidates belonging to the States/ UTs of Assam, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh 78 5
Candidates hailing from North-Eastern Sates of Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura and Gorkha Territorial Administration (GTA) 77 5

Weight: Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards.