STAFF SELECTION COMMISSION
Staff Selection Commission is
going to conduct examination for recruitment of Constable (General Duty) in
Central Police Organizations under Ministry of Home Affairs, in the pay scale
of Rs.5200 – 20200 with Grade Pay of Rs.2000/-. The Age limit is 18-23 years.
This is the first time that the Government has decided to conduct a
common recruitment examination for recruitment of Constable (General Duty) in
all the CPOs, through Staff Selection Commission. Earlier, the
respective CPOs used to make recruitment of Constables (GD) by their own.
2. Ministry of Home Affairs has
intimated about 49,070 tentative vacancies of Constables (General Duty)
collectively, in BSF, CISF, CRPF and SSB for which written test will be held on
5.6.2011 for candidates qualifying in physical standard/physical efficiency
test and about 5000 vacancies are tentatively available in ITBP and Assam
Rifles for which written examination will be held on 1.5.2011. The Commission
will publish respective notices in 5-11 February, 2011 Edition of Employment
News/ Rozgar Samachar. The Candidates domiciled in a State / UT are only
eligible for vacancies in respective States / UTs. Allocation to different
CPOs in the case of common recruitment will be made on merit-cum-option basis. Candidates
applying for vacancies in ITBP are required to send their application to Office
of Dy. Director, Staff Selection Commission, North-Western Region, Chandigarh
and those applying for vacancies in Assam Rifles are required to send their
applications to Office of Regional Director, Staff Selection Commission,
North-Eastern Region, Guwahati, Assam, irrespective of the Centre of the
Written Examination selected by them. However, in case of Common Recruitment
for BSF, CRPF, CISF and SSB, applications are to be sent by candidates to the
respective Regional / Sub-Regional Offices of the Staff Selection Commission in
whose jurisdiction the Centre of Written Examination falls. The candidates
will have option to apply online (http://ssc.online) or submit paper application.
3. The following are major features
of the Recruitment:-
have been allocated UT/State-wise in CPO to be filled by candidates domiciled
in the State / UT.
vacancies have been reserved for Border Districts and Naxalite / Militancy
affected areas in different States / UTs.
recruitment is scheduled to be completed in six months for Assam Rifles and
ITBP and in nine months for other CPOs.
(iv) The selection
process will consist of Physical Standards Test (PST) / Physical Efficiency
Test (PET), Written Examination for PST/PET qualified candidates and Medical
Examination for candidates shortlisted on the basis of Written Examination.
(v) Vacancies are
likely to increase and will be finalized before the Written Examination.
(vi) The Written
Examination will consist of Matriculation level questions on General
Intelligence and Reasoning, General Knowledge and Awareness, Elementary
Mathematics and English or Hindi.
Detailed notice and
application forms will be available on SSC website http://ssc.nic.in from 5.2.2011 onwards.