Staff Selection Commission released the syllabus of Stenographer Examination on its official website. It is an online-based test, conducted every year for Recruiting Grade C and D stenographers in Government departments. There are 3 sections in SSC Stenographer question paper. Candidates have to answer questions from all three sections: general awareness, reasoning, and English Language. The exam consists of two phases – Written Test and Skill Test. Candidates who perform well in written test are eligible for SSC Stenographer Skill Test. The question paper consists of 200 questions for 200 marks to be done within 2 hours.
SSC Stenographer Grade C & Grade D Syllabus and exam pattern 2019: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is going to organize stenographer Grade C and Grade D exam this year. It is one of the highly attempted government exams by job seekers. 12th qualified candidates are eligible to take this exam. It is a central government job and many job seekers aspire to get this job. SSC has rolled out official notification for the recruitment of Stenographer Grade C and D recently. Interested contenders can make use of the opportunity and apply for the post on or before the last date. As it is a highly competitive exam, candidates will face tough competition. So there is a great need to start the preparation as early as possible. To start the preparation one should be aware of the syllabus and exam pattern. Today we are here with the updated syllabus and exam pattern for SSC Stenographer exam 2019.
It is organized by SSC to select candidates for Grade C and D stenographers. More than 1000 people get recruited every year on the required seats. The application fee for general and OBC candidates is Rs.100. Female candidates and SC/ST are exempted from the fee of application of exam.
The exam is conducted in two stages:
- The first stage is an online test which comprises of MCQs.
- The second stage is conducted to test the skills of stenographers
|First Stage Total Marks
|Second Stage Total marks
|70 and 55 minutes based on language
|Hindi and English
|Age for ‘C’ and ‘D’ grade
|18-27 and 18-30 respectively.
Eligibility Criteria of SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern Syllabus 2019 :
The candidates have at least passed the class 12th examination from any Indian education board.
SSC Stenographer Grade C and D Syllabus and exam pattern
SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2018-19
Before knowing the syllabus, you should know the exam pattern followed by SSC to conduct the exam. SSC conducts a stenographer examination in two stages. The first stage is the Computer Based Test (CBT) and the second one is the Sill Test. Candidates need to qualify in the first stage in order to appear for the skill test. The info below explains how the computer based exam is conducted. Exam pattern is nothing but how the syllabus is divided and how the marks are allotted to different sections. Candidates can also download the exam pattern from online. It can be downloaded from the official website of SSC. Before starting the preparation candidates are advised to go through the exam pattern to know how the exam will be conducted. This will help candidates to estimate the type of exam they are taking and also to know the important and scoring topics in the exam.
SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern For CBT
General Intelligence & Reasoning 50/50
General Awareness 50/50
English Language & Comprehension 100/100
The CBT will be conducted for a duration of 2 hours. There is also negative marking for the wrong answer. For every wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted.
SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018-19
SSC has released the syllabus for the upcoming stenographer exam. Applicants of the stenographer exam can download the PDF file of the syllabus available online and go through it to know the concepts to be covered in the exam. Candidates can also download the syllabus from our website. We have covered complete syllabus in our page below. We shall also provide the direct link to download the PDF file of SSC stenographer syllabus 2018. The subjects include General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness, English Language & Comprehension. Candidates will take CNT on these subjects. Candidates who cleared the CBT will be eligible for skill test.
SSC Stenographer Syllabus For Skill Test
Under the skill test, candidates need to take down the dictations. Candidates need to be a pro in shorthand. Candidates will be given 10-minute dictations in English and Hindi to note down. Candidates need to write 100 words per minute for Stenographer Grade C posts and 80 words per minute for Grade D posts.
SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern, Syllabus 2016
SSC Stenographer exam pattern and syllabus 2016 Staff Selection Commission has already released the notification. The candidates who have applied for this exam are searching for exam pattern and syllabus. So on this page, we have given syllabus and exam pattern. Candidates can check and start preparing for this exam. While seeing the syllabus only candidates have to start preparing for their exam. Candidates can also refer the official page to know more. In previous we have given the notification in that we have mention eligibility criteria, process and we have also given the previous papers from this page now we are giving Exam pattern. So candidates can follow the exam pattern and syllabus.
SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2016
The candidate’s selection is based on their performance. The paper consists of multiple choice questions. The written exam will be divided into three parts General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 marks, General Awareness 50 marks, English language 100 marks.
SSC Stenographer 2016 Exam Syllabus
The syllabus of SSC Stenographer 2015 exam is given section wise below. Candidates can check the following for syllabus details of each section.
SSC Stenographer 2015 Syllabus: Section 1 (General Awareness):
For the section-1, the syllabus contents are as follows:
Names of popular books and authors.
Current affairs, Geography, Economic Scenario, History, Scientific Research issues, and general policies
SSC Stenographer 2016 Syllabus: Section 2 (General Intelligence and Reasoning)
The contents of this section contain concepts and topics such as figures classification and other topics as mentioned below:
Number Series, Symbolic operations and Analogy, Pattern-folding and unfolding, Semantic series, Figural pattern, and completion, Symbolic and number analogy, Semantic classification and trends, Space orientation and figural analogy, Drawing inferences, Venn diagrams.
SSC Stenographer 2016 Syllabus: Section 3 (English Language)
The section-3 contains the following topics that are mostly related to English.
Active and passive voice, Synonyms and antonyms, Homonyms, Fill in the blanks, Direct and Indirect Conversion, Comprehension passage, Spellings, Miss-spelled words detection, Close passage.
General Marking Scheme –The marking scheme contains negative marking. For every right answer, 1 mark will be added and for each wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be subtracted. The selection of the candidates for the post shall be based on the marks obtained in this written exam.
SSC Exam Pattern
The written exam will be held on 31 July 2016 at Delhi, Allahabad, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, Guwahati, Chennai, Chandigarh, and Raipur. The time, date and venues of the exam are subjected to change at the discretion of the commission. Candidates can follow the previous papers it will give some idea to the candidates like what to study, which topics have to follow etc. So candidates can check the previous year question papers. Here on this page, we have mentioned the syllabus and exam pattern. Candidates can bookmark our page here we will update all the latest things regarding exam like admit card, cut off marks etc. To bookmark press Ctrl + d.
Staff Selection Commission
Staff Selection Commission founded in 1975, it is considered as Government organization was set up to make selection and recruitment for various position. SSC has started the recruitment process to the selection of Lower Division Grade (Group ‘C’ ) (LDCE – 2016) through Competitive Examination 2016. Commission every year conduct this examination to make recruitment of Group “C” Staff. Now the commission has released the notification of Limited Departmental Competitive Examination Stenographers Grade C posts under various services/cadres including Central Secretariat, Indian Foreign Services (B) Grade-II, Armed Forces Headquarters, Railway Board Secretariat, Election Commission of India and Central Vigilance Commission respectively.
Official website : www.ssc.nic.in.