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SSC Stenographer : Staff Selection Commission Examination
The Staff Selection Commission will hold an Open Competitive Computer Based Examination for recruitment to the posts of Stenographer Grade “C” (Group “B‟, Non-Gazetted) and Stenographer Grade “D‟ (Group “C‟) for various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India. Only those candidates who have skills in stenography are eligible to apply
SSC Stenographer Notification 2020
10th October 2020
SSC Stenographer Admit Card
SSC Stenographer Exam Grade C & Grade D
29th March 2021
The SSC Stenographer selection process comprises two stages:
Tier I:- Computer-Based Examination
Tier II:- Skill test in Stenography
Tier I Exam
No. of Questions
General Intelligence & Reasoning
English Language & Comprehension
Tier II Exam
The candidates who are shortlisted in the Computer Based Examination will be required to appear in the Skill Test for Stenography. The candidates will be given one dictation for 10 minutes in English or Hindi (as opted by the candidates in the online Application Form) at the speed of 100 words per minute (w.p.m) for the post of Stenographer Grade „C‟ and 80 w.p.m. for the post of Stenographer Grade „D‟. The matter will have to be transcribed on the computer.
General Intelligence & Reasoning
- Similarities and differences
- Spatial Visualization
- Spatial Orientation
- Visual Memory
- Arithmetical Reasoning
- Figural Classification
- Arithmetic Number Series
- Non- Verbal series
- Coding and Decoding
General Knowledge and General Awareness
India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to
- Economic Scene
- General Polity
- Indian Constitution
- scientific Research etc.
- Number Systems
- Computation of Whole Numbers
- Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers
- Fundamental Arithmetical Operations
- Percentages, Ratio, and Proportion
- Averages, Interest, Profit, and Loss
- Discount, Mensuration, Time and Distance, Ratio
- Time, Time and Work, etc.
- Fill in the blanks
- One-word substitution
SSC Stenographer Educational Qualification
The minimum Educational Qualification required by a candidate is to be at least 12th pass from a recognized Board or University
SSC Stenographer Age Limit
The minimum age to apply for the SSC Stenographer exam is 18 years. Age-relaxation varies from one category to another. The following table tells the SSC Stenographer Age Eligibility for different categories and posts:
SSC Stenographer Age Limit Relaxation
SSC offers a provision of age relaxation for candidates from all reserved categories. Candidates must keep in mind the SSC Stenographer Age Limit before filling the application form. Relaxation of the upper age limit for the various categories is shown in the table below.
Upper Limit Relaxation
SSC Stenographer Nationality
SSC Stenographer Eligibility Criteria as per Nationality mandates a candidate to be a resident of the prescribed states only. Candidates belonging to these states will be eligible to apply for SSC Stenographer . An applicant must fulfill any one of the following conditions:
- A citizen of India
- A citizen of Nepal
- A citizen of Bhutan
- A Tibetan refugee settled in India before 1st January 1962
- Indian by origin, who has migrated Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of staying permanently in India.
Unreserved (UR)/ General
Other Backward Classes (OBC)
Scheduled Tribe (ST)
Scheduled Caste (SC)
Economic Weaker Sections (EWS)
Visual Handicapped (VH)
Orthopedic Handicapped (OH)
Other Physically Disabled Candidates
Ex. Servicemen (ESM)
The Annual Calendar of the Examinations of the Commission for the next year is generally uploaded in the month of September/ October of the current year on the SSC website (https://ssc.nic.in)
Tentative dates of issue of Notices of different Examinations are given in the Annual Calendar of Examinations. It is therefore advised to regularly visit the website of the Commission for latest updates.
Yes, One-Time Registration with the Commission is a mandatory prerequisite. On completion of One-Time Registration, candidates can apply online for any examination of the Commission.
No, If the candidate has registered once after 20-07-2018, she/ he has to use the same ‘Registration Number’ and ‘SSC Registration Password’ for applying to various examinations conducted by the Commission.
Check size and format of photograph and signature files. Scanned colour passport size photograph should be in JPEG format and file size of the photograph should be in the range of 20 Staff Selection Commission Frequently Asked Questions Page 2 KB to 50 KB. Image dimension of the photograph should be about 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height). Similarly, scanned signature file should be in JPEG format having file size ranging from 10 KB to 20 KB. Image dimension of the signature should be about 4.0 cm (width) x 3.0 cm (height). The image of the signature should occupy at least 75% of the frame.