SSC Stenographer Grade C and D

SSC Stenographer Grade C and D

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  • Overview

    The official notification for SSC Stenographer recruitment, which includes Grade C and D vacancies, will be released by the Staff Selection Commission of India (SSC). This notification will provide all the important details regarding the recruitment drive. The recruitment process will commence with the release of the notification. To access the previous year's notification PDF, you can click on the link provided below and review the details before applying for the vacancies.

    Eligibility Criteria

    POST NAMEAGE LIMITEDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
    Stenographer
    Grade ‘C’
    18-30Passed 10+2 Intermediate Exam in Any Recognized Board in India.
    Transcription
    (English : 40 Minutes and Hindi 55 Minutes)
    Stenographer
    Grade ‘D’
    18-27Passed 10+2 Intermediate Exam in Any Recognized Board in India.
    Transcription
    (English : 50 Minutes and Hindi 65 Minutes)

    Age Relaxation for Different Categories

    CategoryAge Relaxation Permissible beyond the upper age limit
    OBC3 years
    SC/ST5 years
    PwD (Unreserved)10 years
    PwD (OBC)13 years
    PwD (SC/ST)15 years
    Ex-Servicemen (ESM)03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the closing date of receipt of online application.
    Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof03 years
    Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ ST)08 years
    Permissible relaxation in upper age limit for Group ‘C’ posts only
    Central Govt. Civilian Employees:
    Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications.
    Up to 40 years of age
    Central Govt. Civilian Employees:
    Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications(SC/ST)
    Up to 45 years of age
    Widows/ Divorced Women/Women judicially separated and who are not remarried.Up to 35 years of age
    Widows/Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ST)Up to 40 years of age

    Exam Pattern

    The examination for the Stenographer post is conducted in two tiers. Tier 1 is an online examination, while Tier 2 is the Stenography Skill Test.

    Tier 1

    PartSUBJECTSNO. OF QUESTIONS Maximum
    Marks
    Negative markingTIME DURATION
    Part I
    General Intelligence & Reasoning
    50 500.25120 minutes
    Part IIGeneral Awareness50 500.25
    Part IIIEnglish Language and Comprehension1001000.25
    TOTAL200200

    Tier 2

    Skill Test in Stenography :

    After shortlisting candidates based on the Computer Based Examination, they will be required to appear for the Skill Test in Stenography. During the skill test, candidates can choose between English or Hindi dictation, as per their preference mentioned in the online Application Form. For the Stenographer Grade 'C' post, the dictation will be given at a speed of 100 words per minute (w.p.m.), while for the Stenographer Grade 'D' post, the dictation speed will be 80 w.p.m. The candidates will transcribe the dictated matter on a computer. The allotted transcription time is as follows:

    PaperSessionSubjectNumber of QuestionsNumber of MarksNegative MarkingTime Duration
    Paper-ISession-I
    (135
    minutes)
    Section-I:
    Module-I: Mathematical Abilities
    Module-II: Reasoning and General Intelligence



    30



    30
    180160 minutes
    Section-II:
    Module-I: English Language and Comprehension
    Module-II: General Awareness




    45



    25
    210160 minutes
    Section-III
    Module-I: Computer Knowledge Module
    2060115 minutes
    Session-IISection-III
    Module-II: Data Entry Speed Test Module
    One Data Entry Task-15 minutes
    Total150450

    SSC CGL Tier-II Paper-II

    S.NoPostLanguage
    of Skill
    Test
    Time Duration
    (in minutes)
    Time Duration (in
    minutes) for the benchmark disables
    1Stenographer
    Grade ‘D’
    English5070
    2Stenographer
    Grade ‘D’
    Hindi6590
    3Stenographer
    Grade ‘C’
    English4055
    4Stenographer Grade ‘C’Hindi5575

    Syllabus

    The exam syllabus is as follows:

    SubjectTopic
    General Intelligence & ReasoningAnalogies
    Similarities and differences
    Spatial visualization
    Spatial orientation
    Visual memory
    Discrimination
    Observation
    Relationship concepts
    Arithmetical reasoning and figural classification
    Arithmetic number series
    Non-verbal series
    Figural Classification, Coding and decoding
    General AwarenessSports
    History
    Culture
    Geography
    Economic Scene
    General Policy
    Indian Constitution
    Scientific Research
    English Language and ComprehensionBasics of Language
    Vocabulary
    Grammar
    Sentence structure
    Synonyms
    Antonyms
    Comprehension passage

    Registration Process

    • Visit the website https://ssc.nic.in/ and click 'New Registration'.
    • Read the instructions carefully and fill the form. For documents, candidates need to have their Aadhar Number and Matriculation details ready for identification proof.
    • After registration, an online application is to be filled and submitted.

    Next, candidates need to pay the Application Fee which is different for each category

    CategoryFee
    General100 INR
    OBC100 INR
    SC/ST EXEMPTED
    PwD EXEMPTED
    Ex-Servicemen EXEMPTED
    Female Candidates EXEMPTED

    Final submission of the form is to be done and the application process is completed.

    Previous Year Cut Offs

    PostCategory
    UROBCSCSTEWSOHVHHHESM Other PWD
    Grade C130.70370129.05339114.61486105.95174130.7037087.9037163.5987240.00000-40.0000
    Grade D108.6091696.4041176.7651263.4022690.6474840.0000040.0000040.0000040.0000040.00000