SSC GD Constable Exam Pattern & Syllabus, Selection process 2017

SSC GD Constable Syllabus  & Exam Pattern 2017: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the SSC GD Constable exam once every year to recruit the General Duty (GD) Constables in paramilitary force BSF, ITBP, CRPF, CISF, SSB, NIA, SSF and Rifleman in Assam Rifles. Candidates selection process is done on the basis of the performance in the various tests: Physical Standard Test (PST) / Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Written Test and Medical Test.

SSC GD Constable Selection Procedure 2017

The selection procedures for SSC GD Constable jobs 2017 mention below:

1st Step: 2nd Step: 3rd Step:
Physical Standards Test / Physical Efficiency Test


Written Examination (Objective Type)


Medical Test


  SSC GD Constable 2017 Complete details here

GD Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Physical Efficiency Test (PET) is just qualifying in nature and it will not carry any marks still it is necessary to pass in order to move further in the selection process.

  For Female candidates For Male candidates
Race 1.6 Km in 8 minutes 5 Km in 24 minutes

For candidates of Ladakh Region:

  For Female candidates For Male candidates
Race 800 meter in 4 minutes 1.6 Km or 1 Mile in 6 minutes


SSC Constable GD Exam Pattern 2017

Section Subject No. of Questions No. of Marks Exam Duration
Part A General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 25 2 Hours
Part B General Knowledge and Awareness 25 25
Part C Elementary Mathematics 25 25
Part D English/ Hindi 25 25
Total Marks 100
  • The SSC Constable Exam is conducted for 100 marks.
  • The question paper consists of Multiple Choice Questions.
  • Examination Duration is 2 Hours.
  • SSC GD Constable Exam paper divided into four parts.
  • Each part Contain 25 Questions.
  • Number of Questions asked in this exam is 100.
  • There is a negative mark scheme for each wrong answer.

SSC GD Constable Syllabus  & Exam Pattern

General Intelligence & Reasoning

  • Arithmetic Number Series.
  • Relationship concepts.
  • Arithmetical Reasoning.
  • Figures Classification.
  • Spatial Orientation.
  • Similarities and Differences.
  • Spatial Visualization.
  • Analogies.
  • Visual Memory.
  • Discrimination.
  • Non-verbal series.
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Observation etc.

GK and General Awareness

  • Current Affairs – International & National.
  • Indian History.
  • Indian Culture & Heritage.
  • General Polity.
  • Indian & World Geography.
  • Events related to India and its neighboring countries.
  • Science & Technology
  • Indian Constitution etc.
  • Indian Economy.

Elementary Mathematics

  • Fundamental arithmetical operations.
  • Decimals and Fractions.
  • Ratio and Proportion.
  • Profit and Loss.
  • Computation of Whole Numbers.
  • Number Systems.
  • Time and Distance.
  • Interest.
  • Averages.
  • Percentages.
  • Discount.
  • Ratio and Time.
  • Mensuration.
  • Time and Work etc.

SSC GD Syllabus for English/Hindi

  • Grammar.
  • Comprehension etc.
  • Verbal Ability.
  • Vocabulary.


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