SSC GD 2023 | Previous Year Paper PDF | Exam Pattern

Ripul Agarwal | Updated On - January, 14 2023

SSC GD 2023

The SSC has issued the official recruitment notification for GD constables in various forces. The SSC GD exam pattern has now changed. Previously, 100 questions were asked, which has now been reduced to only 80. The total time allotted has also been reduced from 90 minutes to 60 minutes. The application period began on October 27, 2022, and will end on November 30, 2022.

SSC GD Exam | Overview

The SSC GD exam will be held in month of January 2023, the last date to apply online is 30th November. The details of exam are mentioned below:

Name of Examination SSC GD 2022
Post Name General Duty Constable
Type of Exam  CBE – Online Test
 PET, PST & DME – Offline/ Physical Test
Duration of Online Exam 60 minutes (1 hour)
Language of Online Exam  English
Maximum Marks (Online Exam) 160 marks
Selection Process Computer-Based Examination (CBE), Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Standard Test (PST), Detailed Medical Examination (DME)
Type of Questions (Online Exam) All questions of CBE will be of Objective type (MCQs)
Marking Scheme 2 marks for each correct answer
Negative Marking 0.50 negative marking for wrong answers

SSC GD Previous Year Paper

The SSC GD Constable Notification 2023 states that the SSC GD 2023 Online Exam will be held in January 2023. Practice with SSC GD Previous year papers to get a sense of the paper pattern, types of questions asked, sectional difficulty level, and time management. These papers can be solved in mock or PDF format by setting a time limit. By attempting these SSC GD Previous year papers while strictly adhering to the guidelines, you can self-assess your level of preparation.

SSC GD Exam Pattern

Before starting preparation for SSC GD 2023, candidates should have the knowledge of the SSC GD Exam Pattern which is given below in the table:

  • The Written Exam will be conducted online and will be MCQ Based.
  • Time Duration: 1 Hour
  • There will be a total of 160 Marks for 80 questions.
  • Each Question will be of 2 Marks
  • 0.50 marks will be deducted against every question attempted wrong.
  • The SSC GD exam consists of 4 sections with 80 questions in total.
General Intelligence & Reasoning 20 40 60 Minutes
General Knowledge and General Awareness 20 40
Elementary Mathematics 20 40
Hindi/English 20 40
Total 80 160

SSC GD Previous Year Paper | PDF Solution Download

SSC GD Previous Year Papers are beneficial for candidates to increase their chances of selection in the examination. To improve your SSC GD Exam Preparation 2022, attempt the Papers to learn about the types of questions asked and the difficulty level. Practicing SSC GD previous year papers gives you hands-on experience with the actual SSC GD Constable Exam paper. Use the links below to practice some SSC GD Constable previous year papers.

SSC GD Exam Date Download Link for PDF
SSC GD 16 November 2021 PDF Download Now
SSC GD 22 November 2021 PDF Download Now
SSC GD 10 December 2021 PDF Download Now
SSC GD 13 December 2021 PDF Download Now

SSC GD Practice Set | Chapter-wise | Guide Book

SSC GD Practice Sets on the latest exam pattern which are given below, candidates can check out the books by clicking the respected link:

Book Type Publication Book Link
SSC GD Practice Set Agrawal Examcart View Book
SSC GD Chapter-wise Agrawal Examcart View Book
SSC GD Guide Book Agrawal Examcart View Book

SSC GD Vacancy 2023

In the official notification, the board decides to recruit 24369 candidates through SSC GD 2023 exam:

SSC GD 2023 Vacancy Details
Part 1
Force Male Female Grand
BSF 1405 917 1980 887 3733 8922 245 163 348 158 661 1575 10497
CISF 8 5 18 9 50 90 0 0 0 0 10 10 100
CRPF 1357 460 1975 878 3710 8380 84 49 118 52 228 531 8911
SSB 204 76 243 54 464 1041 61 6 69 0 107 243 1284
ITBP 188 159 277 110 637 1371 30 22 48 7 135 242 1613
AR 191 313 308 169 716 1697 0 0 0 0 0 0 1697
SSF 24 0 14 8 32 78 8 0 5 2 10 25 103
TOTAL 3377 1930 4815 2115 9342 21579 429 246 580 221 1150 2626 24205
Part 2
Force SC ST OBC EWS UR Total Grand
NCB 25 11 38 23 67 164 164
Grand Total of Part 1 and PART 2 24369

SSC GD Previous Year Paper | FAQs:

Q1. What is the exam date of SSC GD 2023 Exam?

Ans. The exam date of SSC GD Exam is 10th January 2023 to 14th February 2023, which was confirmed by the official board.

Q2. Is Registration mandatory for applying to the examinations of the Commission?

Ans. Yes, One-Time Registration with the Commission is a mandatory prerequisite. On completion of One-Time Registration, candidates can apply online for any examination of the Commission.

Q3. Should the candidate register each time before applying for an examination?

Ans. No, If the candidate has registered once after 20-07-2018, she/ he has to use the same ‘Registration Number’ and ‘SSC Registration
Password for applying to various examinations conducted by the Commission.

Q4. What is the procedure for one-time Registration?

Ans. For one time registration, click on ‘Register Now’ link provided in the login section on the SSC website Meticulously follow the instructions given on the Registration webpage.

Q5. What if I did not receive the registration number and password in the email from SSC?

Ans. You may check the ‘Spam’ folder in your e-mail. If an email is not received even in the Spam folder, it is likely that you have entered the wrong email-id. You may contact the Helpline of the concerned Regional Office through a call or email.