SSC GD 2017 will be conducted from 30th January to 5th February 2018. SSC released SSC GD Notification 2017 on 5th August 2017. The last date to fill out the Online Application Form for SSC GD 2017 Exam was 4th September 2017. Candidates will be selected to multiple posts as Constables in BSF, CISF, CRPF etc.

SSC GD Recruitment 2017

Staff Selection Commission which is also popular as SSC is one of the most reputed recruitment department in India. The department produces many vacancies at regular interval.

Staff Selection Commission organizes exam for the engagement of candidates as Constable (General duty) in BSF, CISF, ITBP, CRPF and SSB and Rifleman (General Duty). This Organisation has released a huge number of vacancy in the department of Central Armed Police Force (CAPF).

SSC GD Vacancy

SSC GD has been increased for year 2017-18. Around 57000 vacancies are announced to be filled through SSC GD 2017 Exam. 
Let's have a look at the detailed SSC GD Vacancy for 2017-18:

For Male Candidates



Positions SC ST OBC GEN Vacancy
BSF 2892 1699 4204 9463 18258
CISF 697 392 1410 2399 4898
CRPF 3990 2495 4993 12375 28751
SSB 999 498 1424 2998 5919
ITBP 517 390 682 1906 3495
AR 49 55 61 258 423
NIA 19 9 29 49 106
SSF 27 46 62 242 377

For Female Candidates



Positions SC ST OBC GEN Vacancy
BSF 800 498 1123 2765 5186
CISF 85 44 146 290 565
CRPF 354 196 490 1000 2040
SSB 100 59 179 347 685
ITBP 50 45 97 182 374
AR 49 59 67 159 334
NIA 3 0 4 5 12
SSF 6 8 9 20 43

SSC GD Exam Dates

SSC is going to conduct SSC GD 2017 written test from 30th January to 5th February 2018. The Online Application was closed on 4th September 2017. Let's have a look at the detailed Exam Dates for the year 2017-18.


Events Dates
Notification Date 5th August 2017
Starting Date of Application Form 5th August 2017
Last Date to fill Application Form 4th September 2017
Last date for Challan Generation 5th September 2017
offline submission 4th September 2017
Admit Card Declaration Jan-18
Online Exam Date 30th Jan to 5th Feb 2018
Result Declaration Notified later

SSC GD Application Fee

A candidate must pay application fee of Rs. 50/- for SSC GD 2017 Exam. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD category are exempted from paying the online application fee. Candidates can pay fee either online through Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card or through offline mode by generating a challan for the same.

SSC GD Exam Pattern

The selection of the applicants will be done on the basis of their performance in the Physical Test, Written Test, Medical Fitness Test. The Final list will be prepared according to the performance in the written exam.

SSC GD Written Test

The written exam will be of 100 marks.
The time of 02 hrs will be given to the candidates.

There will be four sections-GK,Reasoning,Mathematics and English/Hindi.

Pattern for SSC GD Written Exam 2017


Serial NumberPartsName of DisciplinesQuestions
1.Part-AGeneral Intelligence and reasoning25
2.Part-BGeneral Awareness and General Knowledge25
3.Part-CElementary Mathematics25
4.Part-DEnglish/Hindi25

Criteria for PET/PST Test


Candidates qualifying the height test will be subjected to race of 5 Kms for male and 1.6 Kms for female to be completed within completed 24 Minutes and 8.30 Minutes respectively.

SSC GD Syllabus

To prepare effectively for SSC GD 2017 Exam, a candidate needs to have prior knowledge of detailed SSC GD Syllabus.

Let's have a look at the SSC GD SYllabus:


Sections
Detailed Syllabus
English/Hindi
Comprehension Writing

Sentence Formation

Para Jumbles

Synonyms-Antonyms
General Intelligence and Reasoning
Spatial Visualization

Spatial Orientation

Observation

Visual Memory

Arithematical Reasoning

Verbal Reasoning

Non-Verbal Reasoning

Analogies

Coding-Decoding

Similarities and Differences

Recent Studies and Theories
General Awareness
Scientific Inventions

Sports

Awards and Honors

Important Dates

Culture

Geography

Economy

Indian/World History

General Polity
Elementary Mathematics
Number System

Percentages

Averages

Ratio and Proportions

Interests

Profit and Loss

Discount

Mensuration

Time and Distance

Time and Work

Fundamental Arithmatic Operations

SSC GD Eligibility Criteria

Age Criteria:

The age of the applicant must not be less than 18 years and should not be more than 23 years as on last date to fill the application form.

Age Relaxation:

The relaxation in Age Limit will also be given to the candidates of backward categories as per according to government rules and regulations which is 3 years for the candidates of OBC category and 5 years for the applicants of SC/ST Categories.


S. No. Category Age Limit
1 OBC 26 years
2 ST/SC 28 years
3 Ex-Servicemen (GEN) 26 years
4 Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 29 years
5 Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 31 years
6 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (GEN) 28 Years
7 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (OBC) 31 Years
8 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st Jan 1980 to 31st Dec 1989 (SC/ST) 33 Years
9 Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (GEN) 28 years
10 Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (OBC) 31 years
11 Children and dependent of victims KILLED in the 1984 riots OR communal riots of 2002 in Gujarat (SC/ST) 33 years

Educational Qualification Required:

The candidates must have passed 10th class or equivalent from a recognized board.

Physical Standard (For PET/PST Test):


Height: 170 cm (Male), 157 cm (Female)
Chest: Unexpand- 80, Expand- 5 cm (min Expansion) 

SSC GD Admit Card 2017

The Admit Card for SSC GD 2017 Exam will be released 10-15 days prior to commencement of Written Test. A candidate must download Admit Card online from the official website of Staff Selection Commission of India. 

SSC GD Result 2017

SSC GD Result will be declared separately for Physical Test/Medical Test, Written Exam and Computer Proficiency Test. Candidate needs to clear all the rounds of the SSC GD Recruitment 2017 to be selected for the post of Constable in CRPF, CISF, BSF etc.

SSC GD Cut-Off

SSC GD Cut-Off will be declared once SSC GD Result has been declared. To have an idea of the overall Cut-Off for SSC GD 2017 Exam, let's have a look at the last year's cut-off for SSC GD Exam.



State Code STATE/UTs CUT-OFF
GEN OBC SC ST Ex.S
1 Andaman & Nicobar 36 33 * * 35
2 Andhra Pradesh 49 45 33 42 35
3 Arunachal Pradesh 35 33 33 33 35
4 Assam 44 38 37 40 35
5 Bihar 75 72 58 70 35
6 Chandigarh 54 46 41 * 35
7 Chhattisgarh 52 50 50 48 35
8 Dadar & Nagar Haveli 35 * * 35 35
9 Daman & Diu 37 37 * * 35
10 Delhi 68 62 60 56 35
11 Goa 35 33 * * 35
12 Gujarat 46 39 38 40 35
13 Haryana 80 77 70 * 35
14 Himachal Pradesh 66 60 60 62 35
15 Jammu & Kashmir 43 33 40 35 35
16 Jharkhand 62 58 40 54 35
17 Karnataka 42 36 33 39 35
18 Kerala 35 33 33 33 35
19 Lakshadweep 32 * * * 35
20 Madhya Pradesh 67 64 57 54 35
21 Maharashtra 55 49 47 47 35
22 Manipur 43 37 37 34 35
23 Meghalaya 35 33 33 33 35
24 Mizoram 35 33 33 33 35
25 Nagaland 44 33 33 33 35
26 Orissa 46 43 33 41 35
27 Pondicherry 35 33 33 * 35
28 Punjab 54 48 48 * 35
29 Rajasthan 78 76 68 71 35
30 Sikkim 35 33 * 33 35
31 Tamil Nadu 35 33 33 33 35
32 Telangana 46 40 33 44 35
33 Tripura 42 41 37 33 35
34 Uttar Pradesh 77 74 66 68 35
35 Uttarakhand 67 63 60 65 35
36 West Bengal 53 45 45 46 35