Constable Examination (GD)

SSC GD Constable Exam Pattern: – Staff Selection Commission (SSC) GD Constable Examination Pattern is given below…..

Scheme of Examination: – The recruitment process will consist of Computer Based Examination (CBE), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Standard Test (PST) and Medical Examination

Computer Based Examination (CBE): – All candidates whose online applications are found to be in order will be called to appear in the Computer Based Examination (CBE). The Computer based examination will consist of one objective type paper containing 100 questions carrying 100 marks, with the following composition:

Computer Based Examination will be held in English & Hindi only.

PartSubjectNumber of QuestionsMaximum MarksTotal Duration
AGeneral Intelligence

& Reasoning

252590 Minutes
BGeneral Knowledge & Awareness2525
CElementary mathematics2525
DEnglish/ Hindi2525


Note: – There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.

Physical Efficiency Test (PET):- Based on the performance in CBE, candidates will be shortlisted for PET/ PST by the Commission. Physical Efficiency Test (PET) and Physical Standard Test (PST) will be conducted at various centres finalized by the CAPFs. Detailed scrutiny of candidates’ eligibility/ documents will be undertaken at the time of DME. Therefore, it will be the responsibility of the candidates to verify their eligibility as prescribed in this notice before appearing for CBE/ PST/ PET. During PET/ PST, candidates who are found eligible on height parameters will undergo PET (race) followed by biometric/ technology aided identification. Scrutiny of eligibility of candidates for any relaxation i.e. age, height and chest measurement will be carried out after qualifying PET (race) before PST by CAPFs PET/ PST Boards.

For Male candidatesFor Female candidates
Race5 Kms in 24 minutes1.6 Kms in 8 ½ minutes


Physical Standard Test (PST):-

For Male candidates (in cms)For Female candidates  (in cms)
Height (General, SC & OBC)170157
Height (ST)162.5150
Chest Expansion (General, SC & OBC)80/5N/A
Chest Expansion (ST)76/5N/A


Medical Examination: – Candidates will be shortlisted for Detailed Medical Examination (DME) from the pool of candidates who qualify PET/ PST.

Eye Sight: – The minimum distance vision should be 6/6 and 9/9 of two eyes without correction i.e. without wearing of glasses.


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