SSC Stenographer 2018 Exam Pattern and Syllabus

SSC Stenographer 2018 Recruitment :

SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2018 Notification is expected to be released in June at ssc.nic.in. The Staff Selection Commission will release SSC Steno Grade C & D 2018 Notification in June and SSC Stenographer 2018 Application Form online submission will be started after few hours of notification release. SSC Steno (Grade C & D) Examination 2018 will be held in September and it consists all objective type Multiple Choice Questions in Online Test and Stenography questions in Skill Test. SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018 online link will be activated till month and candidates will have to apply online for before the last date.

Latest Updates: – SSC Stenographer 2018 Notification is expected to be released in June by the Staff Sectional Commission. Total 1000 vacancies are expected to be released this year for Steno Grade C & D Posts.

Here we have mentioned all the required information about SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2018 Vacancy Details, Notification Release Date, Educational Qualification, Age Limit, Exam Date, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, How to fill SSC Steno Application Form, Application Fee, Selection Process, etc.

Eligible and Interested candidates who want to apply for SSC Steno Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’ Recruitment 2018 will be able to apply online from June at ssconline.nic.in which is official website to fill online form of all SSC exams. Willing candidates for SSC Steno Grade & D 2018 Exam should have to submit their application form through proper channel till the closing date that is provided on the page or can log on to the official website i.e. ssconline.nic.in.

About SSC: The Staff Selection Commission was established on 4th November 1975. It is the well-reputed organization under the Government of India which is responsible for recruiting the talented candidates for various jobs in different departments of Indian Government and its Subordinate Offices. SSC headquarter is situated in New Delhi. In the present time, the Staff Sectional Commission have 7 Regional offices at Mumbai, Allahabad, Guwahati, Kolkata, Chennai and Bangalore and It also consists two Sub-Regional Offices at Chandigarh and Raipur. Regional Director is the head of each regional offices of SSC and Deputy Director is the head of every sub-regional offices of SSC.

SSC Stenographer 2018 Important Dates :

Events SSC Stenographer 2017 Exam Dates SSC Stenographer 2018 Exam Dates (Tentative)
SSC Steno Grade C & D Notification 17th June 2017 Mid of June 2018
Starting Date to Submit SSC Stenographer Application Form 17th June 2017 Mid of June 2018
Last Date to Submit SSC Stenographer Online Form 15th July 2017 Mid of July 2018
SSC Stenographer Admit Card Release Date August 2017 August 2018
SSC Stenographer Exam Date 11th to 14th September 2017 September 2018
SSC Stenographer Result Declaration Date 21st November 2017 November 2018
SSC Steno Grade C & D Skill Test Date December 2017 December 2018
SSC Steno Grade C & D Final Result Declaration January 2018 January 2019

SSC Stenographer 2018 Eligibility Criteria :

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Stenographers (Grade C & D) Examination Eligibility Criteria is mentioned here.

Educational Qualification- Aspirants must have completed 12th Standard or equivalent degree from a recognized Board or University. Candidates who are able to prove by documentary evidence that result of the exam was released on or before the date of cut-off and he/she has been passed, will also be considered to have the required Educational Qualification.

Age Limit- The age of applicants should be between 18 to 27 years old as on 1.8.2018. (Applicants born not before the date of 2nd August 1990 and not later than 1st August 1999). Relaxation in age will be offered as per government rules and regulation. Candidates need to visit the official notification of SSC for complete information.

Note: Candidates should read full notification to check full details regarding SSC Stenographer 2018 Eligibility criteria and Age Limit.

SSC Stenographer 2018 Vacancy Details :

The Staff Selection Commission is expected to release approx 1000 vacancies for Steno Grade C & D posts. Here, we have mentioned SSC Stenographer Vacancy 2018 details which are tentative according to the revealed news.

  • Organised By: Staff Selection Commission
  • Exam Name: SSC Stenographer 2018
  • Name of Post: Steno Grade C & D
  • Total Number of Vacancies: 1000 (Expected)

Note: This vacancy details are mentioned according to the revealed updates. The Stenographer 2018 Vacancies many be increased or decreased after the official notification declaration. Below we have mentioned last year SSC Steno Grade C & D 2017 Vacancy for review.

SSC Steno Grade C & D 2017 Vacancies (Last Year)

Department Name Name of Post UR SC ST OBC Total Grade Pay
M/O LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT Steno Grade D 25 2 3 6 36 2400
MINISTRY OF COAL Steno Grade D 3 0 0 0 3 2400
D/O FORENSIC SCIENCE SERVICES ( M/O HOME AFFAIRS ) Steno Grade D 2 0 0 2 3 2400
DIRECTORATE OF ENFORCEMENT DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE Steno Grade D 9 0 2 4 15 2400
M/O SHIPPING Steno Grade D 7 0 0 0 7 2400
MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS Steno Grade D 13 0 1 1 15 2400
LBSNAA(DOPT Steno Grade D 3 0 1 0 4 2400
RAJBHASHA VIBHAG(MHA) Steno Grade D 0 0 1 0 1 2400
DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRONICS AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Steno Grade D 2 0 0 1 3 2400
INTELLIGENCE BUREAU Steno Grade D 7 0 0 10 17 2400
National Technical Research Organisation Steno Grade D 0 0 0 2 2 2400
O/O THE DG ARCHAEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF INDIA(M/O CULTURE) Steno Grade D 6 0 1 1 8 2400
INDIAN COAST GUARD Steno Grade D 17 5 2 9 33 2400
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE (O/O THE JS (TRG) & CAO)AFHQ Steno Grade D 6 1 1 2 10 2400
ELECTION COMMISSION Steno Grade D 2 0 1 1 4 2400
M/STATISTICE & PROG IMPLEMENTATION Steno Grade D 2 0 0 2 4 2400
CENTRAL VIGILANCE COMMISSION Steno Grade D 1 0 0 1 2 2400
REGISTRAR GENERAL OF INDIA Steno Grade D 1 0 1 0 2 2400
MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATION & IT ( DEPARTMENT OF POST) Steno Grade D 11 3 1 1 16 2400
DOPT (CSSS) Steno Grade D 49 10 6 32 97 2400
NATIONAL INVESTIGATION AGENCY Steno Grade D 0 0 1 0 1 2400
M/O DEVELOPMENT OF NORTH EASTERN REGION Steno Grade D 3 1 1 0 5 2400
M/O ENVIRONMENT , FORESTS & CLIMATE CHANGE Steno Grade D 6 0 0 1 7 2400
CAG Steno Grade D 14 4 2 8 28 2400
Total 189 26 25 83 323
D/O FORENSIC SCIENCE SERVICES ( M/O HOME AFFAIRS ) Steno Grade C 1 0 0 0 1 4200
MINISTRY OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS Steno Grade C 11 0 5 0 16 4600
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE (O/O THE JS (TRG) & CAO)AFHQ Steno Grade C 7 2 1 3 13 4600
ELECTION COMMISSION Steno Grade C 1 0 0 0 1 4600
Total 20 2 6 3 31

SSC Stenographer Garde C & D 2016 Vacancies

Department Name Name of Post UR SC ST OBC Total Grade Pay
C&AG Steno Grade D 20 6 3 11 40 2400
CBDT (D/o Revenue) Steno Grade D 369 35 35 0 439 2400
CBEC (D/o Revenue) Steno Grade D 74 17 10 38 139 2400
Central Bureau Investigation Steno Grade D 16 4 2 8 30 2400
Central Bureau of Narcotics Steno Grade D 0 0 0 0 0 2400
Central Hindi Directorate M/O HRD Steno Grade D 1 1 0 0 2 2400
Central Vigilance Commission Steno Grade D 1 0 0 0 1 2400
Controller General of Account Steno Grade D 7 4 0 1 12 2400
DoP&T (CSSS) Steno Grade D 30 13 34 9 86 2400
D/O Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries Steno Grade D 6 0 0 1 7 2400
D/O Consumer Affairs Steno Grade D 2 0 0 1 3 2400
D/O Foof & Public Distribution Steno Grade D 1 0 0 0 1 2400
D/O Forensic Science Services (M/o Home Affairs) Steno Grade D 3 1 0 2 6 2400
D/O Industrical Policy and Promotion Steno Grade D 2 1 0 1 4 2400
D/o Electronics and Information Technology Steno Grade D 6 2 0 3 11 2400
Election Commission Steno Grade D 1 0 0 1 2 2400
Intelligence Bureau (English Medium) Steno Grade D 5 0 0 1 6 2400
Intelligence Bureau (Hindi Medium) Steno Grade D 1 0 0 0 1 2400
Income Tax Settlement Commission (D/O Revenue) Steno Grade D 4 0 0 0 4 2400
Military Engineer Services (ARMY HQ) Steno Grade D 42 8 7 21 78 2400
M/o Information & Broadcasting Steno Grade D 5 0 1 1 7 2400
M/o Environment & Forests Steno Grade D 23 2 2 2 29 2400
M/o External Affairs Steno Grade D 8 1 0 7 16 2400
M/o Communication (D/o Post) Steno Grade D 20 5 4 6 35 2400
M/o Communication & IT (D/o Telecommunication) Steno Grade D 32 0 0 0 32 2400
M/o Defence (O/o the JS (TRG) & CAO) AFHQ Steno Grade D 16 3 1 9 29 2400
M/o Textiles Steno Grade D 1 0 0 0 1 2400
M/o Urban Development Steno Grade D 45 7 0 19 71 2400
M/o Water Resources Steno Grade D 5 0 0 3 8 2400
M/o Youth Affairs & Sports Steno Grade D 8 1 0 3 12 2400
Narcotics Control Bureau Steno Grade D 1 0 0 0 1 2400
O/o Development Commissioner (MSME Steno Grade D 2 0 0 0 2 2400
Rajbhasha Vibhag (MHA) Steno Grade D 1 0 0 2 3 2400
Registrar General of India Steno Grade D 8 1 1 5 15 2400
Central Vigilance Commission Steno Grade C 3 0 0 1 4 4600
Election Commission Steno Grade C 3 1 0 1 5 4600
M/o External Affairs Steno Grade C 19 2 6 11 38 4600
M/o Defence (O/o the JS (TRG) & CAO) AFHQ Steno Grade C 70 21 5 36 132 4600
Customs, Excise & Service Tax Appellate Tribunal Steno Grade C 13 4 1 7 25 4200
D/o Forensic Science Services (M/o Home Affairs) Steno Grade C 3 0 0 0 3 4200
M/o Water Resources Steno Grade C 0 0 0 0 0 4200
M/o Youth Affairs & Sports Steno Grade C 0 0 0 0 0 4200
Total 877 140 112 211 1340

SSC Stenographer 2018 Application From :

SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2018 Notification will be released in June for Steno Grade C & D Posts. Candidates are advised to fill SSC Stenographer 2018 application form on or before the last date because online form submission link will be activated only for one month. After the releasing of SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018, candidates are advised to fill all the required information with required details which will be necessary to fill. Below, we have mentioned some steps which will help you while filling the SSC Stenographer Online Form 2018 after the release.

How to Fill SSC Stenographer 2018 Application Form?

  • First of all, candidates just go through with the official website of SSC that is ssc.nic.in.
  • Click on the Registration Part Section.
  • Fill OTR (One Time Registration) Form carefully.
  • Enter all the personal details, professional details, basic information and contact details in the form and click on the submit button.
  • After that upload your scanned photograph, signature and certificate in the form.
  • After successfully, completion of your registration you will get registration ID and password details on your phone or email id.
  • If you registered then do not required the OTR form then go with login option and enter your registration ID and password.
  • Click on the apply button and download the SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2018 official notification page.
  • Read the notification page carefully and get aware about the complete information.
  • Fill the application form with all the required information carefully and attach your scanned photograph and signature.
  • After that, applicants just need to pay application fees online.
  • The information filled in by him/her earlier, at the registration time, photo process, will automatically be filled in the respective fields in the application form.
  • Now check the completely filled form at once and then submit the application form.
  • Save the copy of the application for in your computer and take print out.

Check SSC Steno Grade (C&D) 2018 Notification – Check Now (Will be Released in June)

Fill SSC Stenographer 2018 Application Form – Apply Online (Will be Started in June)

SSC Stenographer 2018 Application Fee :

  • Applicants are needed to pay Rs.100/- only through online application will be accepted at ssconline.nic.in.
  • The applicants who belong to Scheduled caste, Ex-servicemen, Persons with disability and Women candidates are no need to pay any application fees.
Category Application Fee
General/OBC Rs. 100/-
SC/ST/PH/Female No Fee

SSC Stenographer 2018 Exam Pattern :

After filling the application form, students should have to start their exam preparation to get selected for a stenographer post. Candidates who are going to take part in the SSC Steno Grade C & D 2018 exam should have to aware about the SSC Steno 2018 exam pattern and syllabus. By the help of exam pattern and syllabus, candidates can start their exam preparation in a most efficient way.

SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2018

S. No. Subject Details Number of Questions Number of Marks Time Duration
1 General Intelligence (Reasoning Questions) 50 50 2 Hours
2 General Awareness 50 50
3 English Language and Comprehension 100 100
Total 200 200
  • In the Stenographer exam, there will be one Online test and skill test in Stenography.
  • The Online question papers consist of three section like – General Awareness, English Language and Comprehension and General intelligence and reasoning
  • The question papers consist of total 200 question and time duration to solve the question papers will 2 hours
  • Total question papers will be 200 marks for 200 question. Each question carries one marks.
  • Those applicants who have qualified in the online exam they will be called for the skill test in stenography
  • The SSC will decide the minimum qualifying marks of the online exam.
  • In the stenographer exam, there will be the provision of negative marking.
  • If candidates select the wrong answer then ¼ marks will be deducted as penalty.
  • So, that applicants are advised to select the answer after being hundred confident otherwise ¼ marks will be deducted
  • Number of questions are according to the subject are described in the table

The candidates are advised to start their preparation for getting selection in Stenographer Recruitment 2018. For getting the complete ideas, candidates can also download the previous year question papers of Stenographer jobs.

SSC Stenographer 2018 Syllabus :

English Language and Comprehension: In the English test paper, check the understanding power of the candidates in English language, grammar, its vocabulary, synonyms, antonyms, sentence structure, reading comprehension and para jumble etc. In the English language writing ability will also checked.

 

General Intelligence and Reasoning: The reasoning papers include both verbal and nonverbal type. The exam test paper include the question of decision making, problem solving analysis, arithmetical reasoning, syllogism, blood relationship concept, number series, visual memory, arithmetical computation and other many more function. So, those candidates should have to cover all these topic to get success in the exam and solve the previous year question papers to get complete ideas about the topics and question pattern.

 

General Awareness: The purpose of the question papers of general awareness is to test the knowledge of the candidate’s general knowledge like current events, important dates of celebration, book author name. The test papers also include the important sports days, economy of India, history, general polity, scientific research, economic sense and Indian constitution. The candidates can plan their study as per the topic and read the daily current affairs, newspapers and watch the TV news channel.

 

SSC Stenographer Skill Test 2018:

  • The stenographer skill test will be organized at the commission’s regional/sub-regional offices or other centres it will be decided by the SSC commission.
  • Only those candidates will be eligible for the stenography skill test who will qualify in the Online test. The applicants will be given one dictation for total 10 minutes in Hindi/English at the speed of 100 w.p.m for the stenographer grade ‘C’ posts and for stenographer grade ‘D’ posts it is 80 w.p.m speed.
  • At the time exam preparation, candidates should also practice the speed of Hindi and English dictation speed.

SSC Steno 2018 Selection Procedure :

SSC Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and Grade ‘D’ Posts 2018 is one of the most prestigious exams. In the SSC Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and Grade ‘D’ posts, candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the Online test examination and skill test. The minimum qualifying exam marks of the Online test will be decided by the SSC. In case the applicants get the equal marks then the candidates will be selected on the basis of age factor. Give the priority to the older age people.

In the Stenographer Online test exam time duration will be 2 hours for general candidates and for visually handicapped candidates the total time duration will be 2 hours and 40 minutes. The SSC department gives the extra 40 minute to the visually handicapped candidates.

In case, more than one candidates achieve equal aggregate marks, then tie will be resolved by the given below process-

  1. Check the Date of Birth of the candidates, older applicants gives the first priority.
  2. Select the candidates as per the marks in the Online exam. Those candidates who get the higher marks they get the higher placed.
  3. Applicants placed higher as per the alphabetical order in the first name. According to the alphabetical name order candidates can get priority.

Those candidates who have successfully cleared the Online test and fulfil the cut off marks criteria that are decided by the SSC then the candidates are eligible for the stenographer skill test. Now, the applicants will have to appear in skill test. Typing test speed 80 wpm in Hindi and 100 wpm in English. Final selection will be based on the Online test and skill test. After the Online exam, candidates should have to start the skill test exam preparation.

 

SSC Stenographer Cut off 2018 :

Cut-Off Marks of SSC Steno Grade C & D are the minimum marks required by the candidate in order to qualify the examination. SSC Stenographer Cut-Off Marks will be released after the declaration of online exam result. Candidates will be ranked on the basis of the merit list generated. The official list cut-off marks for various categories will be released by the authority soon after the examination.

SSC Stenographer 2016 Cut Off (Skill Test)

Steno Grade ‘C’: Candidates qualified in Skill Test for appearing in Document Verification:

SC ST OBC OH VH UR Total
Cut off on % of mistakes 7% 7% 7% 7% 7% 5%
No. of candidates available 54 3 59 0 0 89 205

Steno Grade ‘D’: Candidates qualified in Skill Test for appearing in Document Verification:

SC ST OBC EXS OH VH UR Total
Cut off on % of mistakes 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 7%
No. of candidates available 368 67 620 1 19 3 635 1713

 

SSC Stenographer Preparation :

Some important Tips to Prepare for SSC Stenographer 018 Exam are available here.

  • Understand the Exam Pattern and be thorough about the Syllabus
  • Try to be consistent in the learning process
  • Learn Time Management to solve paper in time
  • Practice as many mock test papers as possible
  • Analyze the problem carefully before answering the question
  • In the end, we just would like to wish you a Good Luck

Apart from these tips, Candidates should join the SSC Stenographer 2018 Online Coaching which helps them to practice on the daily basis with online practice tests, online test series, previous year papers, live classes and video lectures.

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