SSC GD Constable Vacancies 2018: Over 50,000 Positions to be Filled


Pertaining to the recruitment of Constable General Duty (GD) in squads such as the Sahastra Seema Bal (SSB), Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), Secretariat Security Force (SSF), Indo-Tibetan Border Force (ITBP), Border Security Force (BSF), National Investigation Agency (NIA), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), and rifle persons in Assam Rifles, a notification has been released in the Employment Newspaper recently by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC). As part of the recruitment process, the body is looking to fill a total of 54,953 posts, including 7646 for females and 47,307 for males.

As part of the given constable duties, the successful candidates will have to guard or escort. The Station House Officer (SHO) will assign their duties.

The selection of the candidates will be based on Medical Exams, Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Computer Based Test (CBE), and Physical Standard Test (PST).

On July 24, the admission process will commence and continue until 1700 hours on August 24th.

Following the admission process, the admit cards will be uploaded on SSC’s regional, sub-regional sites and also, on the CRPF’s website that is As yet, the date of the computer-based test had not been decided upon.

Salary Range: Rs 21,700 to Rs 69,100.

Important Details of SSC Constable (GD) 54953 Recruitment 2018

Notification Date 21st/July/2018
Name of the Board SSC
Name of the Posts SSC GD Constable Recruitment Online Form 2018
Starting Date of Application Form 24th /July /2018
Last Date to fill Application Form 17th /Sep. /2018
No. of Vacancies 54,953 vacancies ( Gen – 28619, OBC- 11966, SC- 9455 and ST- 4913)
Application Fee General / OBC :Rs.100 , SC / ST : Rs. 0 and All Category Female : Rs. 0
Apply Mode Online
Last Date Pay Exam Fee 17/09/2018 up to 05:00 PM only
Age Limit 18-23 as on 01/08/2018
Eligibility High School Class 10 Exam Passed
Admit Card Declaration To be notified soon
Exam Date To be notified soon
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Eligibility: Only citizens of India qualify for the constable posts. Moreover, the applicants are required to submit their PRC (Permanent Residence Certificate) because the vacancies are as per state or union territory.

Age: To be eligible for the constable vacancies, the candidates have to be within the age group of 18-23 years as on August 1st, 2018. However, the age norms are relaxed for some reserved groups.

Educational qualification: The candidates have to have passed their Class 10th from a recognized board or university as on August 1st, 2018.

Application Procedure: The aspirants can apply online via SSC’s official websites such as and On the site, they have to click on the ‘Apply’ tab, following which the ‘Constable-GD’ tab must be clicked upon. Thereafter, the system will direct them on filling the application form and also, paying the Rs 100 application fee.

Note: When applying for the given vacancies, the candidates must refer to SSC’s official website to check all the details and important instructions.

Physical Eligibility

Category Male Gen / OBC /SC Male ST Female Gen/OBC/SC Female ST
Height 170 CMS 165 CMS 157 CMS 155 CMS
Chest 80-85 CMS 76-80 CMS NA NA
Race 5 KM in 24 Minutes 5 KM in 24 Minutes 1.6 Km in 8.5 Minutes 1.6 Km in 8.5 Minutes

SSC GD vacancies For male candidates

Positions SC ST OBC GEN Vacancy
BSF 2351 1341 3267 7477 14436
CISF 26 13 47 94 180
CRPF 3894 1586 4230 10263 19972
SSB 1041 610 1420 3450 6521
ITBP 533 366 726 1882 3507
AR 290 361 448 1212 2311
NIA 0 1 2 5 8
SSF 38 47 75 212 372

SSC GD vacancies For Female Candidates

Positions SC ST OBC GEN Vacancy
BSF 412 235 575 1326 2548
CISF 2 0 5 13 20
CRPF 328 12 398 856 1594
SSB 338 159 477 1051 2025
ITBP 97 60 128 334 619
AR 96 115 150 404 765
NIA 0 0 0 0 0
SSF 10 7 18 40 75

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