SSC stenographer 2018: Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Dates


NEW DELHI: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts SSC Stenographer exam on all India level to recruit Stenographer Grade 'C' (Group B - Non-Gazetted) and Grade 'D' (Group C - Non-Gazetted). The SSC Stenographer 2018 notification is likely to be released by mid of June 2018.
The recruitment process of SSC Stenographer has two stages: Written Test and Skill Test.
Here is the SSC Stenographer Syllabus, New Exam Pattern, Dates, Admit Card and other details to help you prepare better.
SSC Stenographer Age Limit
Minimum: 18 years
Maximum: 27 years
Age Relaxation: 5 years for SC/ST and 3 years for OBC candidates
SSC Stenographer Application Fee
For UR/OBC: Rs. 100
SC/ST/Ex-Servicemen/Female: Nil
SSC Stenographer Pay Scale
Grade C
Pay Scale: Rs.9300 to 34800
Grade Pay: Rs 4200 (Pay Band 2)
Total pay: Rs 14,500
Grade D
Pay Scale: Rs 5200 - 20200
Grade Pay: Rs 2400 (Pay Band 1)
Total Pay: Rs 7,600
SSC Stenographer exam pattern
SSC Stenographer has two stages
Paper 1: MCQs and conducted online
Paper 2: Skill Test
Important dates (tentative)
SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2018: Important Dates
Notification Release Date: July 7, 2018
Application Form: July 7, 2018
Last Date: July 30, 2018
Release of Admit Card: August 2018
Exam Date: September 4-8, 2018
SSC Stenographer Exam Result: October 2018
Skill Test: December 2018
SSC Stenographer Final Result: March 2019
Educational Qualification
12th pass from a recognised board/institute
SSC Stenographer detailed syllabus
Paper 1
Reasoning and General Intelligence: 50 marks
General Knowledge: 50 marks
English Language and Comprehension: 100 marks
Note: 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer
1. SSC Stenographer Syllabus: General Awareness
Current Affairs
Scientific Research
Awards and Honours
Important Dates
2. SSC Stenographer Syllabus: English Language and Comprehension
Sentence Structure
Para Jumbles
Reading Comprehension
3. SSC Stenographer Syllabus: General Intelligence and Reasoning
Problem Solving Skills
Number Series
Decision making
Arithmetic Computation
Visual Memory
Blood Relation
Paper 2
SSC Stenographer Syllabus: Skill Test
Selected candidates will be called for typing test/skill test.
Official SSC Stenographer Cut Off 2017
SSC Stenographer Grade ‘C' Cut Off 2017 CBT
SC: 127.00
ST: 101.00
OBC: 138.00
OH: 100.00
VH: 100.00
UR: 141.00
SSC Stenographer Grade ‘D' Cut Off 2017 CBT
SC: 123.50
ST: 106.00
OBC: 124.50
Ex.S: 40.00
OH: 106.00
VH: 66.00
UR: 134.50