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Stenographer Vacancy

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will hold an All India Open Competitive Examination for recruitment of Grade 'C' ( Group 'B' Non-Gazetted ) and Stenographer Grade 'D'(Group 'C' Non-Gazetted). Minimum 12th Standard Passed Candidates are eligible to Apply for SSC Stenographer Exam 2015-16 – Apply Online on or Offline on or before 7th September 2015. SSC Stenographers (Grade C and D) Exam will hold on Sunday, the 27th December 2015.


Name of Post

No of Vacancies

Stenographers Grade 'C'

50 (UR-28, SC-05, ST-08, OBC-09)

Stenographers Grade 'D'

1014 (UR-642, SC-113, ST-61, OBC-198)

Age Limit: 18 to 27 Years as on 1st August 2015 Candidates born not before and not later than ).

Age Relaxation: 5 Years for SC/ST; 03 Years for OBC; 10 Years for PH; 13 Years for PH + OBC; 15 Years for PH + SC/ST. For Others (Ex-Serviceman etc) check out official Notification.

Educational Qualification: Must have passed 12th Standard (Matriculation with HSC) or equivalent from a recognized Board or University.

Selection Process: Written Examination and Skill Test in Stenography.

SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2015: (Objective Type Paper)



Maximum Marks

General Intelligence & Reasoning (50 questions )



General Awareness (50 questions )


English Language and Comprehension 100 questions )


SSC Steno Grade C & D Exam Detail ->

(b) Exam Time - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (OR) 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM (Duration 2 Hours), For Visually Handicapped candidates - Duration is 2 Hours 40 Minutes.
(c) The questions except in Part III will be set both in English & Hindi.
(d) Negative Marks 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
(e) Any representation regarding answer key of the written examination will be scrutinized and the decision of the Commission in this regard will be final and no further representation will be entertained.
(f) Commission reserves the right to introduce additional stage of examination which would be notified at suitable time, if considered necessary.

SSC Stenographer Grade C&D Exam Syllabus 2015:

General Intelligence & Reasoning: It would include questions of both verbal and non­verbal type. The test will include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discriminating observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, non-verbal series etc. The test will also include questions designed to test the candidate's abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationship, arithmetical computation and other analytical functions.

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