SSC Recruitment 2018 for 54,953 Posts: Exam Pattern, Cutoff Mark & Revised Eligibility criteria
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released recruitment notification for the positions of CRPF, BSF and CISF. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the positions before the deadline.
The last date to submit the application form is August 20, 2018. The application submission has begun today. SSC job aspirants can continue reading for important details.
SSC Jobs 2018 Vacancy Detail
Total Posts: 54,953
For Male: BSF-14436, CISF-180, CRPF-19972, SSB-6521, ITBP-3507, AR-2311, NIA-08 and SSF-372.
For Female: BSF-2548, CISF-20, CRPF-1594, SSB-2025, ITBP-619, AR-765, NIA-00 and SSF-75.
Candidates applying must have completed Matriculation from a recognized board/university.
Age Limit (as on 01st August 2018)
Candidates between 18-23 years age group can only apply. Age relaxation for SC/ST is 05 years while for OBC, it is 03 years.
It is believed that a few changes, SSC has brought in regards to the physical standards this time. While the changes are yet to be known, the requisite detail for the above mentioned posts, as per the notification, is as follows:
Height: Males- 170 cm, Females- 157 cm
Chest: For Males 80 cm with a Min Expansion of 5 cm
Weight: For males and Females the weight and age should be accepted as per their medical standards.
Meanwhile, reservation to different categories will be admissible as per the norms of the central government.
Selected candidates will get pay in between Rs 21,700 – Rs 69,100.
The recruitment of the candidates will be done through four different steps:
- Physical Standards Test (PST)
- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
- Written Examination
- Medical Examination
The selection of the candidates will be made based on the merit. The minimum cut-off marks for selection will be 35% for General and Ex-servicemen, 33% for SC/ST/OBC. However, the cutoff limit is relaxable at the discretion of the Commission.
The candidates who get qualified in the physical efficiency test can only appear for the written exam.
There will be 4 parts in the question paper- each 25 marks
General Intelligence: 25 questions
English/Hindi: 25 questions
Elementary Mathematics: 25 questions
General Knowledge and Awareness: 25 questions
Online registration process for the SSC recruitment 2018 starts from July 21, 2018. Candidates will have to shell out Rs 100 as application fee.
To know important details related to PET test and how to apply, click here.