SSC Stenographer 2022 Notification
SSC Stenograpger is a competitive entrance exam which is conducted by the Staff Selection Commission for the recruitment of several posts. The Staff Selection Commission was established in 1975 and conducts various exams including SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, SSC Stenographer, SSC CPO etc. The official recruitment notification for SSC Stenographer for the year 202 is to be announced soon. Below are the complete details of the SSC Stenographer's notification, exam pattern, recruitment process, important dates etc.
SSC Stenographer Exam Overview
|Exam Name||SSC Stenographer 2020-21|
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission (SSC)|
|Exam Level||National |
|Posts ||Grade C & D Stenographers|
|Eligibility Criteria||10+2 |
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Selection Process||Written Exam and Skill Test|
SSC Stenographer Important Dates
|Dates for submission of online applications||10.10.2020 to 04.11.2020|
|Last date and time for receipt of applications||04.11.2020 |
|Last date and time for making online fee payment||06.11.2020|
|Dates of the Computer Based Examination||11.11.2021 to 15.11.2021|
SSC Stenographer 2022 Vacancy Details
The actual vacancies for the SSC Stenographer 2022 has not been announced yet, however we will update the aspirants regarding the vacancies once the official notification gets released. Since the latest notification hasn't been released, we are providing you with the details of 2020 notification. This will help you get an idea of the latest vacancy trends.
|Post Name||Updated vacancy|
|Stenographer Grade 'D'||1276|
|Stenographer Grade 'C'||429|
SSC Stenographer Eligibility Criteria
(a) Stenographer Grade C: 18 to 30 years as on 01.08.2020 i.e. candidates born not before 02-08-1990 and not later than 01-08-2002 are eligible to apply.
(b) Stenographer Grade D: 18 to 27 years as on 01.08.2020 i.e. candidates born not before 02-08-1993 and not later than 01-08-2002 are eligible to apply.
Minimum Education Qualification -: Candidate must have cleared the 12th (HSC) Standard or equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University. Candidates who have not acquired the essential qualification as on 01.08.2020 will not be eligible and need not apply.
SSC Stenographer 2022 Application Fees
- Fee payable: Rs 100/- (Rs one hundred only)
- Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Persons with disability (PwD) and Ex-servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of fee.
Fee can be paid through BHIM UPI, Net Banking or by using Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit card or in cash at SBI Branches by generating SBI Challan.
SSC Stenographer 2022 Application Process
The process of filling the form involves three stages
- New Registration
- Form fill up and preference for posts
- Application fee payment
Prerequisites for Applying Online
- A valid Mobile Number (to be verified through an OTP)
- An active Email ID
- Aadhaar Number/ PAN/ Voter ID/ Driver License/ Passport/ Employer ID (Govt./ PSU/ Private)
- Class 10th and 12thMark sheets
- Mark sheets of higher qualifications (if any)
- Scanned image of candidate's colour passport size photograph
- Scanned image of candidate's signature
- Category certificate (if any)
SSC Stenographer 2022 Exam Pattern
As far as SSC Stenographer's selection process is concerned there are 2 stages including an Online Computer Based Examination followed by a Skill Test. Mentioned below is the SSC Stenographer 2022 exam pattern.
Online Computer Based Exam Pattern
|Part||Subject||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Total Duration|
|1||General Intelligence & Reasoning||50||50||2 Hours|
|3||English Language and Comprehension||100||100|
- (Total time will be 2 hours and 40 minutes for the candidates who are allowed use of scribe)
- There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
Skill Test – Pattern
The candidates who are shortlisted in the Computer Based Examination will be required to appear in the Skill Test for Stenography, which includes –
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 a computer. The transcription time is as follows:
|Sl. No.||Post||Language of Skill Test||Time Duration (in minutes)||Time Duration (in minutes) for the candidates who are allowed use of scribe in the CBE |
|1||Stenographer Grade "D"||English||50||70|
|2||Stenographer Grade "D"||Hindi||65||90|
|3||Stenographer Grade "C"||English||40||55|
|4||Stenographer Grade "C"||Hindi||55||75|
SSC Stenographer 2022 Syllabus
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||General Awareness||English Language & Comprehension|
|Analogies||Neighboring countries especially pertaining to Sports||Vocabulary|
|Similarities and Differences||History||Grammar|
|Analysis & Judgment||Economic scene||Sentence Structure|
|Decision Making||General Polity including Indian Constitution||Correct Usage|
|Visual Memory||and Scientific Research|| |
|Discriminating Observation|| || |
|Relationship Concepts|| || |
|Arithmetical Reasoning|| || |
|Verbal and Figure classification|| |
|Arithmetical Number Series|| || |
|Non-Verbal Series and more.|| || |
General Awareness questions are basically designed to test the ability of the candidates, their awareness of the society and what's happening around. Questions test their knowledge of current events.