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SSC GD Syllabus and Exam Pattern :


SSC GD Constable Exam Pattern :

Stage 1 : Written Test
Stage 2 : Physical Standard Test (PST)
Stage 3 : Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
Stage 4 : Medical Test

Candidates must pass the Physical Test after clearing the written Exam.

Stage 1 of SSC GD Constable Selection Process: Written Test

Subjects No of Questions Total Marks Duration
Quantitative Aptitude 25 25 90 Minutes
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 25
General Knowledge & Awareness 25 25
English / Hindi 25 25
  • Questions are MCQs (Objective Type)
  • Negative Marking: 0.25 for each wrong answer

Stage 2 of SSC GD Constable Selection Process: PHYSICAL EFFICIENCY TEST (PET)

Candidates who pass the Written Exam are called for SSC GD Constable Physical EfficiencyTest.

Test Name Male Female
Race 5 km in 24 Minutes 1.6 km in 8 & half minutes
Race for Ladakh Region 1 Mile in Six & half Minutes 800 meters in 4 minutes

Stage 3 of SSC GD Constable Selection Process: PHYSICAL STANDARD TEST (PST)

Category Height for Male Height for Female
General, SC, and OBC 170 157
ST 162.2 150
ST (North- Eastern States) 160 147.5
for Hill area residents 165 155

Stage 4 of SSC GD Constable Selection Process: MEDICAL TEST & Document Verification

SSC GD Exam Preparation

SSC GD Syllabus :

WRITTEN EXAM (Total Marks: 100  | Time: 90 Mins)

General Intelligence & Reasoning (25 MCQs | 25 Marks) | SSC GD SYLLABUS

The SSC GD Constable Syllabus for General Intelligence or Reasoning Ability includes questions of both verbal and non-verbal types. The syllabus shall include questions on analogies, similarities, differences, space visualization, problem-solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, etc.

General Awareness (25 MCQs | 25 Marks) | SSC GD SYLLABUS

Questions are aimed at testing the candidate’s general awareness of the events around him/ her and their application to the wider domain of society. Questions will be so 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 SSC GD Constable test may also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, Indian Polity etc. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

Elementary Mathematics (25 MCQs | 25 Marks) | SSC GD SYLLABUS

This section of the exam is to judge the ability of the candidate in terms of Number Awareness.  The Chapterwise details of SSC GD Constable Syllabus – under this section is as under :

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

English / Hindi Language (25 MCQs | 25 Marks) | SSC GD SYLLABUS

This is the fourth portion of SSC GD Paper I Exam. This portion judges the ability of the candidate in English Language / Hindi Language.


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