SSC (Staff Selection Commission) GD Constables Exam Syllabus

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The qualification of SSC GD Constable is  passed Matriculation or 10th Class Examination from a recognized Board/ University. Computer Based Examination and Physical Efficiency Test (PET) two types tests are in this GD Constable exam. Computer Test exam is Objective Multiple Choice Type. 

SSC GD Constable Syllabus 2021

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) GD Constables Exam Syllabus:

Computer Based Examination: The Computer based examination will consist of one objective type paper containing 100 questions carrying 100 marks, with the following composition:



Number of Questions

Maximum Marks

Duration/ Time Allowed


General Intelligence and Reasoning







90 minutes


General Knowledge and General Awareness



Part –C

Elementary Mathematics




English/ Hindi



- All questions will be of Objective Multiple Choice Type. The computer based examination will be conducted in English and Hindi only.

- There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.

- The questions in the Computer Based Examination will be of Matriculation level.

Candidates are not permitted to use calculators and other electronic gadgets. They should not, therefore, bring the same inside the Examination Hall/ Lab.

Detailed Syllabus Of SSC GD Constable (Computer Test):

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 every day 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, and 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 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 his basic comprehension would be tested. 

SSC GD Constable Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST):

Physical Efficiency Test (PET): Candidates have to clear the race within the following time limits:








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.

- A women candidate, who as a result of tests is found to be pregnant of 12 weeks standing or over, shall be declared temporarily unfit and appointment be held in abeyance until the confinement is over. The vacancy against which a woman candidate was selected will be kept reserved for her. She will be re-examined for Physical Efficiency Test (PET) six weeks after the date of confinement, subject to the production of medical certificate of fitness from a registered medical practitioner. If she is found fit, she may be appointed to the post kept reserved for and allowed the benefit of seniority in accordance with the instructions of the government, as amended from time to time. 

Physical Standard Test (PST):


Male: 170 cms

Female: 157 cms

Chest: Male candidates should have the following standards of chest measurement:

Un-expanded: 80 cms
Minimum expansion: 5 cms

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


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