SSB Sports Quota 375 Jobs 2017 Recruitment Constable GD

Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) has released a Recruitment Notification in the Advertisement No.291/RC/SSB/Sports (Quota)/2016/1409 on Dated 14th March,2016.  According to the Notification Applications are invited from Indian citizens (male & female) for filling up the post of Constable (GD) for the year 2015-16 against Sports Quota in Sashastra Seema Bal, Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs. The posts are temporary, but likely to be continued. Selected candidates are liable to serve anywhere in India or outside the territory of India and will be governed by SSB Act and Rules.

There are total 375 vacancies which has to be filled in Different Sports such as Basketball, Handball, Kabaddi, Aquatics, Cross-Country, Wrestling, Boxing, Weightlifting, Gymnastics, Judo, Hockey, Fencing, Water Sports, Wushu, Taekwondo, Archery, Sepaktakraw, Shooting, Football, Athletics, Volleyball.  Aspirants must pass 10th/ Matriculation or equivalent from a reputed Board / University  and  should have represented a state or the country in a National or International Competition in any of the games/sports mentioned above.  The minimum to apply for the post is 18 years and the maximum age limit should not exceed to 23 years.  This is a very good opportunity for the Sportsperson.

Those Candidates who possess all the eligibility conditions have to submit their SSB Constable GD Application Form in the prescribed proforma.  Applicants can download the SSB Sports Quota Recruitment 2016 application form from the official site and attach the application fee and self-attested copies of matriculation certificate, SC/ST/OBC certificate, sports certificate, domicile certificate, etc to the Assistant Director (Sports) Force Hqr. Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), East Block-V, R.K.Puram, New Delhi – 110066.  For further details read the post below.

Details of SSB Sports Quota  Recruitment Constable GD 2016

About the Organization  :   Sashastra Seema Bal or SSB, in English the Armed Border Force is one of India’s Central Armed Police Forces. It is currently under the administrative control of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India. It was formerly known as the Special Service Bureau.  SSB was declared as a Border Guarding Force in 2001 under the Ministry of Home Affairs and renamed as “Sashastra Seema Bal” in 2003. On June 19, 2001 SSB was given the mandate to guard the Indo-Nepal Border (1751 Kms.) and was declared the Lead Intelligence Agency for that area. The added responsibility of guarding Indo – Bhutan Border was given to SSB on March 12, 2004 along with being declared the Lead Intelligence Agency there. The greatest moment of pride for the Organization came on March 27, 2004 when it was awarded the President’s Colour. SSB is now spread along the International border across Uttarakhand, UP, Bihar, West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam and Arunachal Pradesh.

Official site  :

Name of Post  :

1. Football                          12. Gymnastics
2. Athletics                        13. Judo
3. Volleyball                      14. Hockey
4. Basketball                     15. Fencing
5. Handball                        16. Water Sports
6. Kabaddi                         17. Wushu
7. Aquatics                         18. Taekwondo
8. Cross- Country             19. Archery
9. Wrestling                       20. Sepaktakraw
10. Boxing                          21. Shooting (Sports)
11. Weight- lifting

Number of Posts  :  375

Mode of Application  : Offline.

Job Category  : Police Jobs.

Job Location  : Anywhere in India

Last date to Apply  :

(a) 30 days from the date of publication of this advertisement in the Employment News for the candidates residing at places other than mentioned in (b) below.
(b) 45 days for the candidates residing in North Eastern States, Sikkim, Pangi Sub Division of Chamba, Lahaul & Spiti and Kinnaur Districts of Himachal Pradesh, Leh & Ladakh, Jammu & Kashmir and the Union Territories of Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshdweep.

Pay Scale & Other Allowances :  The above post carry pay in Pay Band-I `5200-20200 + Grade Pay `2000/-, Dearness Allowances, Ration Money, Washing Allowances, Special Compensatory Allowance while posted in specified border area, free uniform, free accommodation or HRA, Transport Allowances, Free leave pass and any other allowance as admissible in SSB from time to time under the Rules.

Educational Qualifications  :-

(i)    Matriculation or its equivalent from a recognized board.

(ii)   Sportsperson who have represented a State or the Country in a National or International competition in any of the games/sports
mentioned in the list above.


Sportsperson who have represented the University in the Inter University Tournamentsconducted by the Inter-University Sports Board in any of the sports/games mentioned above.


Sportsperson who have represented the State School Teams in the National Sports/Games for Schools conducted by All India School Games Federation in any of the games/sports mentioned in the list above.


Sportspersons who have been awarded national Awards in Physical Efficiency under the National Physical Efficiency Drive

Age Limit  :- 

  • Minimum age: 18 years
  • Maximum age: 23 years
  • Only Matriculation certificate or Higher Secondary School Certificate will be accepted as a proof for establishing age of the candidates.

Age Relaxation  : –

  • SC/ST Candidates  –  5 years
  • OBC Candidates      –  3 years
  • For more details see the Notification.

Examination Fee  :- 

The Candidates have to pay  Rs 50/- in the form of Indian Postal order/ Demand Draft/ Banker Cheque.

Selection Process :-  The bio-metric examination, photograph and signature of the candidates who report with Admit Card at the recruitment venue will be taken which shall be followed by conduct of different stages of recruitment process as under:-

  • Documentation
  • Field Trail/ Skill Test
  • Physical Standard Test (PST)
  • Medical Examination

Final Selection  :-  The final selection will be based on the marks obtained by the candidate discipline wise in Field Trial/ Skill Test plus marks of order of merit. It is hereby emphasized that the candidates who merely secure the qualifying marks and found medically fit, may not be considered for final selection since the cut off marks will be determined based on number of vacancies after completion of whole recruitment process.

How to Apply for SSB Constable GD Recruitment 2016

  1. Eligible and desirous candidates should send their application form duly filled in on the prescribed format addressed to the Assistant Director (Sports) Force Hqr. Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), East Block-V, R.K.Puram, New Delhi – 110066 so as to reach on or before the last date of receipt of application. The cover containing application must be superscribed in block letters as “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF CONSTABLE (GD) UNDER SPORTS QUOTA – 2015-16”.
  2. Candidates are required to enclose the photocopies of following documents while sending the application :-
    (a) Self attested copy of matriculation certificate.
    (b) Self attested copies of sports certificates/achievements.
    (c) Two self attested recent passport size photographs, one pasted on the application form (Annexure-I) at the space provided and the other to be enclosed with the application form.
    (d) Self attested copy of Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/OBC certificate in the prescribed format (Annexure-II) or (Annexure-III) as applicable.
    (e) Demand Draft/IPO/Banker Cheque of `50/-(Rupees fifty only) (Non- Refundable).
    (f) Self attested copy of certificate of Bonafide/Domicile /Permanent resident of that State from designated revenue authorities not below the rank of Tehsildar for verification of citizenship of India.
    (g) Two Self-addressed envelopes of 11.5 cms x 27.5 cms with postage stamps worth `25/- (Rupees twenty five only) to be affixed on each envelope.

Important  :- 

  • Only eligible candidates may apply in the prescribed proforma. Candidates should minutely go through all the provisions in the notification to ensure that he/she is eligible for the post for which he/she is applying.
  • Candidates should bring all original documents i.e. matriculation pass certificate, sports etc. alongwith self attested Photostat copies of the same at the time of documentation, failing which candidates will be rejected in the documentation stage of recruitment.
  • Any amendment in the schedule/condition/process of recruitment will be available in SSB web site only. Candidates are advised to log on to this site regularly.


We advise all the Applicant to go through the Notification properly before applying.  We have provided a direct link to download the Notification.  Keep visiting our site regularly for more job updates.  Share your thoughts with us.  For any queries drop comments in the comment box provided at bottom.


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