Staff Selection Commission (SSC) released the SSC Selection Posts Phase IX 2021 on 24th September 2021. The commission has released 3261 vacancies. The process of application began on 24th September 2021. The last date for application is 25th October 2021. The commission will conduct the examination sometime in January or February 2022. Candidates can apply for the examination on the official website of the commission- www.ssc.nic.in. This article will give you information about the SSC Selection Post Exam Date, Selection process, Examination pattern and syllabus, how to download your Admit cards, and tips for a hassle-free examination experience.
- SSC- Selection Posts Examination: Overview
- SSC- Selection Posts Examination: Important Dates
- SSC Selection Posts: Selection Process 2021
- SSC Selection Post Phase IX Syllabus
- SSC Selection Post Examination Pattern
- SSC Selection Posts Admit Card 2021
- SSC Selection Posts Examination Centres
- Essential Documents to be carried on the Examination day:
- Important Instruction for The Examination Day
- Staff Selection Commission Official Contact Details
- FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions:
SSC- Selection Posts Examination: Overview
|Name of the Examination conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission|
|Name of the Post||Selection post|
|Total no. Of vacancies||3261|
|Mode of application||Online|
|Mode of examination||Online|
SSC- Selection Posts Examination: Important Dates
|Release of Notification||24th September 2021|
|Starting of Application Process||24th September 2021|
|Last Date of Application submission||25th October 2021 (up to 12:30 P.M.)|
|Last date for online payment||28th October 2021 (up to 11:30 P.M.)|
|Last date for generation of the offline Challan||28th October 2021 (up to 11:30 P.M.)|
|Last date for payment through the offline Challan||1st November 2021|
|Release of Admit Card||To be announced|
|Date of Computer Based Examination||February 2nd to 10th 2022|
SSC Selection Posts: Selection Process 2021
The two stages of the selection process are:
- CBT (Computer-Based Test)
- Document Verification
The selection is made through a written examination and Document Verification. Candidates who clear the written examination are called for document verification.
The minimum marks a candidate requires to secure to qualify for the written examination are:
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||30%|
|Economically Weaker Sections (EWS)||30%|
The online examination is held in the Regional/ Sub- Regional (Headquarters)/Centres/Cities. Regional Offices will ask for the hard copies of the online applications submitted along with the supporting documents or certificates from candidates who qualify for the Computer-Based Exam in the following ratio in accordance with the vacancies of a particular category of posts.
1. In the ratio of 1: 20, for up to five vacancies for any category of posts.
2. In the ratio of 1: 10, for more than five vacancies for any category of posts, subject to a minimum of 100.
Regional Office will call the required no. of candidates (in the ratio of 1:10) for the process of Document Verification for a particular category of posts subject to the availability of eligible candidates.
SSC Selection Post Phase IX Syllabus
The SSC Selection posts Phase IX paper is divided into four parts:
- General Reasoning
- General Knowledge
- Quantitative Aptitude
- English Comprehension
|General Reasoning||Verbal Reasoning Syllogism, Linear Seating Arrangement Circular seating arrangement Double line up, Input-Output, Blood Relations Distances and Directions, Coding and Decoding Data Sufficiency Code Inequalities|
|General Knowledge||Current Affairs Honours and Awards Authors and books Sports, Entertainment Obituaries Important Dates Scientific Research, Static General Knowledge (Geography, History, etc.), Persons in News, Portfolios Important schemes, Data Sufficiency|
|Quantitative Aptitude||Number Series, Percentage Data, Interpretation Geometry and Mensuration Quadratic Equation Interest Profit and Loss, Problems of Ages, Distance, speed, and time, Ratio and Proportion Mixture and Alligations, Time and work, Number system|
|English Comprehension||Grammar, Reading Comprehension Vocabulary, Verbal Ability, Synonyms and Antonyms Active and Passive Voice, Para jumbles, Fill in the blanks, Error correction, Cloze test|
SSC Selection Post Examination Pattern
The examination pattern for the SSC Selection Post Phase IX is given below:
|Subjects||No. Of questions||Maximum Marks|
- The computer-based test will be an Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions test.
- The total No. of questions is 100.
- Each question carries two marks.
- Total Marks is 200 marks.
- Negative marking is applicable. 1/2 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer or multiple answers to one question.
- The duration of the examination is 1 hour (60 minutes) for regular candidates. For candidates eligible for scribes, the time duration of the examination is 80 minutes.
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SSC Selection Posts Admit Card 2021
The Staff Selection Commission will release the SSC selection posts 2021 admit card for different regions 10 to 15 days before the examination. The admit cards will be released separately for Matriculation Level, Higher- Secondary Level, and the Graduation level. The candidates will be able to download the Admit cards from the official website of the commission.
|Region||Matric Level||Higher Secondary Level||Graduation Level|
|NER- North Eastern Region||To Be Released||To Be Released||To Be Released|
|MPR- Madhya Pradesh Region||To Be Released||To Be Released||To Be Released|
|NR- Northern Region||To Be Released||To Be Released||To Be Released|
|NWR- North Western Region||To Be Released||To Be Released||To Be Released|
|SR-Southern Region||To Be Released||To Be Released||To Be Released|
|WR- Western Region||To Be Released||To Be Released||To Be Released|
|KKR- Karnataka Kerala Region||To Be Released||To Be Released||To Be Released|
|CR- Central Region||To Be Released||To Be Released||To Be Released|
|ER- Eastern Region||To Be Released||To Be Released||To Be Released|
The process to Download the SSC Selection Posts Admit Card:
Candidates should follow the below-given procedure to download their Admit cards:
Step 1: Visit the official website of the staff selection commission- www.ssc.nic.in
Step 2:Click on the Admit Card link
Step 3: Visit your regional site.
Step 4: Click on the Admit Card tab.
Step 5: Search for SSC Selection Post Admit Card 2021.
Step 6: Enter your login details, such as the registration number/ Roll number/ Name and DOB.
Step 7: Click on the submit button. The Admit Card will be displayed on your screen.
Step 8: Download the Admit card and save it to your system
Step 9: Take a printout of the Admit Card for future use.
Candidates may find some disparity in the Admit Card between the information provided and that which is printed on the admit card. This could happen due to some misprints on the Admit card. In case the candidate faces this issue, they should contact the examination Board immediately. The candidate can contact them for any errors or discrepancies on the Admit card.
SSC Selection Posts Examination Centres
|Sl. No.||Staff Selection commission Region||States/ Union Territories under the jurisdiction of the Region||SSC selection posts examination Centres|
|1||CR- Central Region||Bihar and Uttar Pradesh||Prayagraj and Patna|
|2||ER-Eastern Region||Jharkhand, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, West Bengal, Sikkim, and Odisha||Kolkata, Bhubaneshwar, Port Blair, and Ranchi|
|3||KKR- Karnataka, Kerala Region||Lakshadweep, Kerala, and Karnataka||Bengaluru and Thiruvananthapuram|
|4||MPR- Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region||Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh||Bhopal and Raipur|
|5||NER- North Eastern Region||Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Assam, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura||Guwahati, Imphal, Shillong, Agartala, and Kohima|
|5||NR- Northern Region||NCT of Delhi, Uttarakhand, and Rajasthan||Delhi, Dehradun, and Jaipur|
|7||NWR- North Western Sub-Region||Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, and Jammu and Kashmir||Chandigarh, Jammu, Srinagar, and Hamirpur|
|8||SR- Southern Region||Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, and Telangana||Chennai, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, and Vishakhapatnam|
|9||WR- Western Region||Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat, and Maharashtra||Mumbai and Ahm|
Essential Documents to be carried on the Examination day:
Candidates must bring the following documents in original for verification. Below is the important document you must carry:
- Admit Card
- Two recent passport size coloured photographs.
- Photo Identity proof:
- Adhaar card
- PAN card
- Driver’s License
- Voter’s ID
List of things not allowed in the examination hall
- Mobile phone
- Books and sheets
- Any other electronic gadget
Important Instruction for The Examination Day
Go through the following details for a hassle-free examination experience:
- Before writing your examination, the invigilators will ask you to put your signature or thumb impression on their files.
- Paste your passport-sized photo in the space provided.
- Report to the examination centre at least 90 minutes before the time.
- Checking for removal of electronic items, Calculators, chits, etc., too will be done
- The candidate should carry a black/ blue ball-point pen to the examination centre.
Staff Selection Commission Official Contact Details
In case of any irregularity on the SSC Selection Posts Admit Card, the Staff Selection Commission should be contacted immediately to get the corrections made. The contact details of the commission are given below:
Address: Special Selection Board (Cell) Recruitment Branch, Directorate General, CRPF, Block No. 1, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi
Contact Number: 011- 24368630
The commission has not announced the date for the computer-based test of the SSC Selection Posts 2021 recruitment yet. It is expected to conduct the examination sometime in January/ February 2022. So, keep a lookout for the SSC Selection Post Exam Date. The written examination will be a descriptive and MCQ test. Download the syllabus and buy the relevant books and go through them. Also, revise regularly. Remember that hard work always pays. Prepare well and maintain a positive attitude. You will certainly succeed.
FAQs: Frequently Asked Questions:
The Admit Card will be released 10 to 15 days before the examination.
The Staff Selection Commission has released the date for the SSC Selection posts examination yet. It is expected to be conducted sometime from 2nd Feb to 10th Feb 2022
No, once you have submitted the application form, you can’t change the examination center.
Yes, negative marking is applicable. 0.50 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer or multiple answers to one question
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