SSC Stenographer 2018 Notification
|Exam Events||Important Dates|
|Start Dates for SSC Stenographer Application Process||22nd October 2018|
|End Dates for SSC Stenographer Application Process||19th November 2018|
|Last Date of Payment||21st November 2018|
|Exam Date||1st to 6th February 2019|
B. Educational Qualification (as on 1.1.2019)
⇒ You must have passed the Class 12 from a recognized Board or University.
SSC Stenographer Eligibility Criteria 2018
A. Age Limit
- Min Age – 18 years
- Max Age – 30 years
- Min Age – 18 years
- Max Age – 27 years
|Category||Upper Age Limit/Age Relaxation|
|PwD (unreserved)||10 years|
|PwD (OBC)||13 years|
|Pwd (SC/ST)||15 years|
|Ex-Servicemen||03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on closing date of receipt of online application|
|Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989||5 years|
|Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof||3 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)||8 years|
|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.||40 years|
|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)||45 years|
|Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried.||35 years|
|Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ ST )||40 years|
|Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces.||45 years|
|Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces (SC/ ST)||50 years|
|Retrenched census employees of the office of Registrar General of India (They will be considered only for offices under RGI in their order of merit and subject to availability of vacancies )||3 years plus length of service rendered by them in connection with census, before retrenchment and weightage of past service|
SSC Stenographer Selection Procedure
Your SSC Stenographer Recruitment will be completed in 2 stages – Computer Based Test and Skill Test. There will be no interview for the selection.After you qualify both the stages, you will be called for Document Verification after which final selection will be made.
SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2018
Computer Based Test will have 3 sections –
- English Language
- General Awareness
The total marks will be 200 and total time will be 2 hours.
|Subject||No. of Qs||Max Marks||Duration|
|General Intelligence & Reasoning||50||50||2 hrs|
|English Language & Comprehension||100||100|
- Negative marks – 0.25 marks.
- On clearing the SSC Stenographer Written Test, you will be called for a Skill Test
SSC Stenographer Skill Test
- You will give a test for dictation for 10 minutes in English / Hindi.
- The speed will be 100 w.p.m for Grade C Stenographer and the speed for Grade D Stenographer will be 80 w.p.m.
- You will have to transcribe the dictation on a computer in a given amount of time.The transcription time will be:
Grade C – 40 min (English), 55 min (Hindi)
Grade D – 50 min (English), 65 min (Hindi)
- Gen/OBC – Rs 100/-
- SC/ST/PWD – No fee
SSC Stenographer Vacancies 2018
The SSC Steno Vacancies will be determined in due course of time. However, you can have a look on last years’ vacancy list.
Post Name (2017) Initial Vacancy Updated vacancy Stenographer Grade ‘D’ 323 1276 Stenographer Grade ‘C’ 31 429