SSC GD Constable Syllabus: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the SSC GD Constable exam every year to recruit candidates for the post of General Duty Constable in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs), Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), and Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP). The exam is held in two stages: Computer Based Test (CBT) and Physical Standards Test (PST)/ Physical Efficiency Test (PET).
SSC GD Constable 2024 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates applying for GD Constable must be a citizen of India
Must have passed 10 OR equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University
Note: However, candidates belonging to the reserved categories have been given some age relaxation in the upper age limit.
The CBT consists of four sections:
- General Intelligence and Reasoning (50 questions)
- General Knowledge and General Awareness (50 questions)
- Elementary Mathematics (50 questions)
- English/Hindi Language (50 questions)
SSC GD Constable Syllabus 2024:
The detailed syllabus for the SSC GD Constable 2024 exam is given below:
General Intelligence and Reasoning:
- Verbal Reasoning: Analogy, classification, coding-decoding, direction sense, word association, verbal analogies, etc.
- Non-verbal Reasoning: Figural classification, pattern perception, spatial visualization, etc.
General Knowledge and General Awareness:
- Current Affairs: National and international current events
- History: Indian history, world history, important dates and events
- Geography: Physical geography, human geography, India and the world
- Political Science: Indian constitution, government system, etc.
- Economics: Indian economy, basic economic concepts, etc.
- Culture: Indian culture, world culture, important festivals and events
- Sports: Important sports tournaments, players, etc.
- Games: Important games and tournaments
- Environment: Environmental issues, important organizations, etc.
- India and its Neighboring Countries: Important facts about India and its neighboring countries
- General Polity: Indian constitution, government system, etc.
- Indian Constitution: Important articles of the Indian constitution, fundamental rights, duties, etc.
- Scientific Research: Important scientific inventions and discoveries
- Number Systems: Natural numbers, integers, rational numbers, irrational numbers, real numbers, complex numbers
- Computation of Whole Numbers: Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, HCF, LCM, etc.
- Decimals and Fractions: Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, conversion between decimals and fractions, etc.
- Relationship between Numbers: Ratio, proportion, percentage, etc.
- Fundamental Arithmetical Operations: Addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, etc.
- Percentages: Calculation of percentages, conversion between percentages, fractions, decimals, etc.
- Ratios and Proportions: Simple and compound ratios, proportion, variation, etc.
- Averages: Arithmetic mean, median, mode, weighted average, etc.
- Interest: Simple interest, compound interest
- Profit and Loss: Calculation of profit and loss, percentage of profit and loss, etc.
- Discount: Calculation of discount, trade discount, cash discount, etc.
- Mensuration: Area, perimeter, and volume of geometrical shapes
- Time and Distance: Speed, time, distance, average speed, etc.
- Time and Work: Chain rule, time and work problems, etc.
- Time and Ratios: Allegation rule, time and ratio problems, etc.
- Grammar: Tenses, parts of speech, subject-verb agreement, etc.
- Vocabulary: Synonyms, antonyms, idioms, phrases, etc.
- Comprehension: Reading comprehension, passage comprehension, etc.
SSC GD Constable Exam Pattern 2024:
The SSC GD Constable CBT will be 100 marks and will be conducted for a duration of 90 minutes. There will be a negative marking of 0.50 marks for each incorrect answer.
The following table shows the detailed exam pattern for the SSC GD Constable CBT 2024:
Number of Questions/Marks
General Intelligence and Reasoning
General Knowledge and General Awareness
SSC GD Exam Preparation 2024
The candidates should have made their Exam Preparation strategy following the detailed syllabus provided here. We have also published the SSC GD Previous Year Question Paper with solutions to practice. Candidates should follow the Exam Preparation Tips and Strategy to crack the examination easily:
- Follow the Detailed Syllabus and Exam pattern.
- Make an Exam Preparation strategy to keep in mind the Exam Syllabus and Scheme.
- Make daily Preparation Time Table.
- Foll the Good study Materials and books.
- Practical a lot of Previous year Question papers, Sample/Model, and Mock Test Question Papers.
- Revise your topics periodically.
- Determine your goal.
SSC GD Constable Preparation Tips:
- Start preparing early and make a study plan.
- Follow good study material and practice regularly.
- Take mock tests and analyze your performance.
- Focus on your weak areas and improve them.
- Get enough sleep and stay healthy on the day of the exam.