SSC GD New Syllabus and Exam Pattern For 2021

SSC GD New Syllabus and Exam Pattern For 2021

SSC GD New Syllabus and Exam Pattern For 2021 SSC conducts an annual open examination for the recruitment of Constable (General Duty) in Border Security Force (BSF), Secretariat Security Force (SSF), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), National Investigation Agency (NIA), Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Rifleman (General Duty) in Assam Rifles.In this article, we will take you through the latest SSC GD syllabus and exam pattern of the SSC General Duty Constable Exam.

SSC GD New Syllabus and Exam Pattern For 2021

SSS GD Constable Full Selection Process

SSC GD Recruit vacancy for all trades are equal total process given below

  • Computer Based Examination(CBT)
  • Physical Efficiency Test(PET)
  • Physical Standard Test(PST)
  • Medical Test

Computer Based Examination(CBT)

This is the first step to get job All candidates whose online applications are accepted are called to appear in the CBT . Online Exam will be held in English and Hindi language. will have four sections of the following subjects.

1)General Intelligence and Reasoning,

2)General Knowledge and General Awareness,

3)Elementary Mathematics,


SSC GD Syllabus and Pattern of CBT:

Subject Questions Marks Marks
General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 25 90 Minutes
General Knowledge and General Awareness 25 25
Elementary Mathematics 25 25
English/Hindi 25 25
Total 100 100
  • The test carries 100 objective-type questions of 100 marks.
  • Each question will carry 1 mark.
  • SSC has also fixed cut-off of marks for the CBT.
  • General/Ex-Servicemen:35%.
  • OBC/SC/ST-33%.

General Intelligence & Reasoning: This General Intelligence syllabus section mainly consists of both verbal and non-verbal types of reasoning questions. This test particularly includes questions that test the candidate’s analytical and logical reasoning skills and his/ her ability to observe and distinguish patterns through questions principally of non-verbal type.

The list of topics under the General Intelligence & Reasoning syllabus are listed below:

  • Reasoning Analogies
  • Arithmetic Number Series
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Discrimination
  • Figural Classification
  • Non-verbal Series
  • Observation
  • Relationship Concepts – Blood Relations
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Spatial Orientation
  • Spatial Visualization
  • Visual Memory

General Knowledge and General Awareness: The questions in this section aim at evaluating the candidate’s general awareness about day-to-day affairs and current affairs. These questions do not require the candidate to have special knowledge of any particular discipline. The questions in this component revolve around matters of everyday observations and test the candidate’s knowledge of the environment around him/ her and topics related to India and its neighbouring countries such as:

  • Culture
  • Economic Scene
  • General Polity
  • Geography
  • History
  • Indian Constitution
  • Scientific Research
  • Sports

Elementary Mathematics: This section primarily assesses the candidate’s knowledge of high-school level mathematical problems. According to the SSC GD syllabus, the following topics are:

  • Averages
  • Computation of Whole Numbers
  • Decimals and Fractions
  • Discount
  • Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
  • Interest
  • Mensuration
  • Number Systems
  • Percentages
  • Profit and Loss
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Ratio and Time
  • Relationship between Numbers
  • Time and Distance
  • Time and Work

English/Hindi: The questions in this component tests the candidates’ ability to understand and analyse basic English/Hindi and the comprehension skills in the language are being tested. It is imperative to note that the questions in all the above sections would be of matriculation (class 10th) level.

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Physical Efficiency (PET):

Event For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Running 5 Km in 24 minutes 1.6 Km in 8(1/2) minutes

Physical Standard Test (PST)

Type For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Height ( General ,SC & OBC) 170 157
Height ( ST ) 162.5 150


Type For Male Candidates For Female Candidates
Chest Expansion (General, SC & OBC) 80/ 5 N/A
Chest Expansion ( ST ) 76 / 5 N/A

Note: Relaxation is also there for the ST candidates the required height. For Male (ST)-162.5 & Female (ST)- 150 . Also for Male candidates the chest criteria is 76/5.

Weight:For male and female candidates: Proportionate to height and age as per medical standards.

Visual Standards (Distant vision only):

Without Glasses With Glasses
Better Eye Wrose Eye Better Eye Wrose Eye
6/6 6/9 6/6 6/6

SSC GD Constable Exam Analysis Based On Previous Exam and competition:

Section Good Score
General Intelligence and Reasoning 20-22
General Knowledge and General Awareness 16-20
Elementary Mathematics 18-20
English/Hindi 16-18

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