SSB Recruitment 2016 Exam Details,Recruitment Advt & Application Form

SSB Vacancy Details:
Total No of Posts: 2068
Name of the Posts: 
1. Constable (Driver) male: 731 Posts
2. Constable (Cook): 409 Posts
i. Male: 349 Posts
ii. Female: 60 Posts
3. Constable(Washerman): 200 Posts
i. Male: 170 Posts
ii. Female: 30 Posts
4. Constable (Barber): 97 Posts
i. Male: 82 Posts
ii. Female: 15 Posts
5. Constable (Safaiwala): 206 Posts
i. Male: 176 Posts
ii. Female: 30 Posts
6. Constable (Water Carrier): 425 Posts
i. Male: 395 Posts
ii. Female: 30 Posts

Age Limit: Candidate age limit is 21 to 27 years for post 1 & 18 to 23 years for Other Posts as on 17-07-2016. Upper age relaxation of 05 years for SC/ ST, 03 years for OBC & Other candidates is applicable as per rules.

Educational Qualification: Candidates should possess Matriculation/ equivalent from a recognized Board & valid Heavy Vehicle Driving license for Post 1 & Matriculation/ equivalent from a recognized board with 02 years Diploma from recognized Industrial Training Institute in the trade/ similar trade or 01 year certificate course from a recognized Industrial Training Institute/ Vocational Institute with at least one year experience in the trade or 02 years work experience in respective trade & Must qualify trade test for other Posts.

Selection Process: Candidates will be selected based on Physical Efficiency Test (PET), Physical Standard Test (PST), documentation, written examination, trade test & medical examination.

Application Fee: Candidates has to pay Rs. 50/- by IPO in favour of I.G FTR, Hqr, SSB, Lucknow payable at Lucknow (U.P) for Post 1 & Accounts Officer, FTR Hqrs SSB, Patna payable at Patna (Bihar) for other Posts/ by Demand Draft/ Banker Cheque in favour of I.G. FTR Hqr, SSB, GOI, MHA, Lucknow payable at SBI Main Branch Hazaratganj, Lucknow (Branch Code – 0000125) for Post 1 & Accounts Officer, FTR Hqrs., SSB, Patna payable at SBI, Sheikhpura, Rajabazar (Patna) (Branch Code – 03563) for other Posts. No fee for SC, ST, Ex-Servicemen & female candidates

How to Apply: Eligible candidates can send their application in prescribed format along with self attested photocopies of documents as given in notification, cover containing application must be superscribed in block letters as “Application for the Post of (Name of Post Applied)-2016” to The Inspector General, Frontier Headquarter, Sashastra Seema Bal, Sankalp Bhawan, Vibhuti Khand, Plot No TC/35-V-2 Lucknow (U.P) – 226010 for post 1 & The Inspector General, Frontier Headquarter, Sashastra Seema Bal, Rukanpura Bailey Road, Patna (Bihar) – 800014 for other Posts with in 30 days from date of advt ie 17-07-2016 & 45 days from date of advt for remote areas.

Important Dates:
Date of Advt: 18-07-2016 to 24-07-2016.
Last Date for Submission of Application: With in 30 days from date of advt ie 17-07-2016.
Last Date for Submission of Application for remote areas: With in 45 days from date of advt.

Click here for Recruitment Advt & Application Form: SSB Recruitment 2016 – 2068 Constable Posts

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 SSB Constable Syllabus 2016 : The Syllabus gives an idea about the Exam and the topics covered in the Written Exam. The Syllabus is mentioned here in a detailed manner. Check the Syllabus covered topics and start the Exam Preparation. The Syllabus covered topics are as follows

  • General Knowledge.
  • Numerical ability.
  • General English.
  • Hindi.
  • General Reasoning.

General Knowledge

  • Current events – International, National, and Local.
  • Sports.
  • Science and Technology.
  • Personalities in News.
  • History – India.
  • Indian Polity.
  • Indian Economy.
  • Indian Constitution.
  • Geography – India etc.

Numerical Ability

  • Number System.
  • Decimal & Fractions.
  • Percentages.
  • Problems on Ages.
  • Average.
  • Simplification.
  • Ratio and Proportions.
  • Profit and Loss.
  • Time and Work.
  • Mixtures & Allegations.
  • Time and Distance.
  • HCF & LCM.
  • Simple & Compound Interest.
  • Data Interpretation etc.

General English & Hindi

  • Verb.
  • Error Correction.
  • Subject-Verb Agreement.
  • Tenses.
  • Articles.
  • Adverb.
  • Fill in the Blanks.
  • Sentence Rearrangement.
  • Grammar.
  • Comprehension.
  • Synonyms.
  • Vocabulary.
  • Idioms & Phrases.
  • Unseen Passages.
  • Antonyms etc.


  • Analytical Reasoning.
  • Blood Relations.
  • Similarities and Differences.
  • Number Series.
  • Directions.
  • Arrangements.
  • Symbols and Notations.
  • Analogies.
  • Coding & Decoding.
  • Statements.
  • Alphabet Series.
  • Non-Verbal Reasoning.
  • Data Sufficiency.
  • Visual Ability etc.

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