(Notification) SSC Stenographers (Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’)
F.No.3/6/2017-(P&P-II): The Staff Selection Commission will hold
an open competitive Computer Based Examination for Recruitment of Stenographer
Grade „C‟ (Group „B‟ Non-Gazetted) and Stenographer Grade „D (Group „C Non-Gazetted)
in the month of September 2017.
Candidates having required skills in stenography as explained in
Para 12 (2) only need to apply. Admission Certificates for the computer based
examination will not be issued to the candidates who declare in their
Application that they do not possess skills in Stenography.
18-27 years as on 01.08.2017
Scheme of Examination:
The details of computer based examination are mentioned below –
|Date of Exam
||General Intelligence &
(2 hours and 40 minutes for VH/OH (afflicted by Cerebral Palsy and
locomotor disability wherein the dominant writing extremity is affected
to the extent of slowing down the performance of the candidates)
||English Language and Comprehension
Question paper will be of Objective Multiple choice type. Questions will be
set in Hindi and English except Part-III.
There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates
are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the question.
Note:-I The Commission reserves the
right to add an additional Tier in the scheme of Examination.
Skill test in Stenography
Candidates who obtain the qualifying marks in the Examination as
may be prescribed by the Commission will only be called for the Skill Test.
Commission may also prescribe qualifying marks in each part of Examination. The
skill test will be of qualifying nature and the Commission will fix the
qualifying standards in the skill test for different categories of candidates.
The candidates will have to appear for the stenography test. The
candidates will be given one dictation for 10 minutes in English / Hindi at the
speed of 100 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
compute. The transcription time is as follows:-
For Stenographer Grade „D
50 minutes (English)
65 minutes (Hindi)
For Stenographer Grade „C
40 minutes (English)
55 Minutes (Hindi)
Rupees one hundred only- Rs.100/-
How to Apply:
Applications must be submitted only in online mode. Detailed
instructions as in Annexure – I and Annexure – II, may be referred to. Candidate
may note that only online application will be accepted at http://ssconline.nic.in
Date of Computer Based Examination: 04-09-2017 to 07-09-2017
Closing date: 15-07-2017 (5 P.M.)
Stenographers Grade 'C' and 'D' Exam