SSC Stenographer 2018

Preliminary Examination Dates : 13th, 14th, 20th and 21st October 2018

Mains Examination Date : 18th November 2018

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SSC Stenographer Exam 2018

The Staff Selection Commission was established on 4th November 1975. It is the well-reputed organization under the Government of India which is responsible for recruiting the talented candidates for various jobs in different departments of Indian Government and its Subordinate Offices. SSC headquarter is situated in New Delhi. In the present time, the Staff Sectional Commission have 7 Regional offices at Mumbai, Allahabad, Guwahati, Kolkata, Chennai and Bangalore and It also consists two Sub-Regional Offices at Chandigarh and Raipur. Regional Director is the head of each regional offices of SSC and Deputy Director is the head of every sub-regional offices of SSC.

Here we have mentioned all the required information about SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2018 Vacancy Details, Notification Release Date, Educational Qualification, Age Limit, Exam Date, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, How to fill SSC Steno Application Form, Application Fee, Selection Process, etc.

SSC Stenographer Exam Notification

SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2018 Notification is expected to be released on 7th July at Staff Selection Commission will release SSC Steno Grade C & D 2018 Notification in July and SSC Stenographer 2018 Application Form online submission will be started from 7th to 30th July 2018. SSC Steno (Grade C & D) Examination 2018 will be held from 4th to 8th September and it consists all objective type Multiple Choice Questions in Online Test and Stenography questions in Skill Test. SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018 online link will be activated till 30th July and candidates will have to apply online for before the last date.

Eligible and Interested candidates who want to apply for SSC Steno Grade 'C' & 'D' Recruitment 2018 will be able to apply online from June at which is official website to fill online form of all SSC exams. Willing candidates for SSC Steno Grade & D 2018 Exam should have to submit their application form through proper channel till the closing date that is provided on the page or can log on to the official website i.e.

SSC Stenographer Vacncy Details

SSC has not disclosed the vacancies for SSC Stenographer Grade C and D Recruitment yet. We will inform you as soon as the updates are out. The Staff Selection Commission is expected to release more than 1000 vacancies for Steno Grade C & D posts. Here, we have mentioned SSC Stenographer Vacancy 2018 details which are tentative according to the revealed news.

SSC Steno Grade C & D 2017 Vacancies (Last Year)

SSC Stenographer Exam Date

Name of PostsNumber of VacanciesTotal
Steno Grade D 765 266 155 90 1276
Steno Grade C 238 104 56 31 429
EventExam Date
Last Date of Application 30th July 2018
Date of Computer based Exam 4th September 2018 to 8th September 2018
Date of Skill Test To be Notified Later

SSC Stenographer Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualifications: Candidates who want to apply for GD Constable (BSF, CRPF, CISF, ITBP, SSF, SSB, NIA and riflemen) must have a graduation degree/diploma/10th Pass from a recognised board or educational institute.


A candidate must be either:

SSC Stenographer Age limit

The age of applicants should be between 18 to 27 years old as on 1.8.2018. (Applicants born not before the date of 2nd August 1990 and not later than 1st August 1999). Relaxation in age will be offered as per government rules and regulation. Candidates need to visit the official notification of SSC for complete information.

SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern

After filling the application form, students should have to start their exam preparation to get selected for a stenographer post. Candidates who are going to take part in the SSC Steno Grade C & D 2018 exam should have to aware about the SSC Steno 2018 exam pattern and syllabus. By the help of exam pattern and syllabus, candidates can start their exam preparation in a most efficient way.

SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2018

S. No.Subject DetailsNumber of QuestionsNumber of MarksTime Duration
1 General Intelligence (Reasoning Questions) 50 50 2 Hours
2 General Awareness 50 50
3 English Language and Comprehension 100 100
  Total 200 200

SSC Stenographer Syllabus

English Language and Comprehension: In the English test paper, check the understanding power of the candidates in English language, grammar, its vocabulary, synonyms, antonyms, sentence structure, reading comprehension and para jumble etc. In the English language writing ability will also checked.

General Intelligence and Reasoning: The reasoning papers include both verbal and nonverbal type. The exam test paper include the question of decision making, problem solving analysis, arithmetical reasoning, syllogism, blood relationship concept, number series, visual memory, arithmetical computation and other many more function. So, those candidates should have to cover all these topic to get success in the exam and solve the previous year question papers to get complete ideas about the topics and question pattern.

General Awareness: The purpose of the question papers of general awareness is to test the knowledge of the candidate's general knowledge like current events, important dates of celebration, book author name. The test papers also include the important sports days, economy of India, history, general polity, scientific research, economic sense and Indian constitution. The candidates can plan their study as per the topic and read the daily current affairs, newspapers and watch the TV news channel.

SSC Stenographer Skill Test 2018:

Mode Of selection

SSC Stenographer Grade 'C' and Grade 'D' Posts 2018 is one of the most prestigious exams. In the SSC Stenographer Grade 'C' and Grade 'D' posts, candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the Online test examination and skill test. The minimum qualifying exam marks of the Online test will be decided by the SSC. In case the applicants get the equal marks then the candidates will be selected on the basis of age factor. Give the priority to the older age people.

In the Stenographer Online test exam time duration will be 2 hours for general candidates and for visually handicapped candidates the total time duration will be 2 hours and 40 minutes. The SSC department gives the extra 40 minute to the visually handicapped candidates.

In case, more than one candidates achieve equal aggregate marks, then tie will be resolved by the given below process-

  1. Check the Date of Birth of the candidates, older applicants gives the first priority.
  2. Select the candidates as per the marks in the Online exam. Those candidates who get the higher marks they get the higher placed.
  3. Applicants placed higher as per the alphabetical order in the first name. According to the alphabetical name order candidates can get priority.

Those candidates who have successfully cleared the Online test and fulfil the cut off marks criteria that are decided by the SSC then the candidates are eligible for the stenographer skill test. Now, the applicants will have to appear in skill test. Typing test speed 80 wpm in Hindi and 100 wpm in English. Final selection will be based on the Online test and skill test. After the Online exam, candidates should have to start the skill test exam preparation.


Application Form

SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2018 Notification will be released on 7th July for Steno Grade C & D Posts. Candidates are advised to fill SSC Stenographer 2018 application form on or before the last date because online form submission link will be activated only till 30th July. After the releasing of SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018, candidates are advised to fill all the required information with required details which will be necessary to fill. Below, we have mentioned some steps which will help you while filling the SSC Stenographer Online Form 2018 after the release.

Application Procedure:

Application Fee

Applicants are needed to pay Rs.100/- only through online application will be accepted at The applicants who belong to Scheduled caste, Ex-servicemen, Persons with disability and Women candidates are no need to pay any application fees.

SSC Stenographer Admit Card

Candidates who will successfully submit SSC Stenographer 2018 Application Form will be able to check their exam centre and exam date through hall ticket which will be generated by the organizing authorities. SSC Stenographer 2018 Admit Card will be released before 10 to 15 days of examination on the official website. The admit card will be available to download by registration number and DOB. SSC Steno Grade C & D Admit Card 2018 will be updated here after the release with an appropriate link whereby candidates will be able to download their call letter directly from here.

SSC Stenographer Result

As per the updates, SSC Stenographer Result 2018 will be declared in November on the official website for online test. The result will be announced to select candidates for skill test. SSC Steno Grade C & D Result 2018 will be announced by the Staff Selection Commission in PDF file. Candidates who will be selected will be called for skill test and after that, they will be selected as a stenographer in SSC department.

SSC Steno Grade C & D Final Result 2016 has been announced on 15th January 2018 at Candidates are advised to check SSC Stenographer Final Result 2016 by Roll Number and Name.

SSC Stenographer Cut Off

Cut-Off Marks of SSC Steno Grade C & D are the minimum marks required by the candidate in order to qualify the examination. SSC Stenographer Cut-Off Marks will be released after the declaration of online exam result. Candidates will be ranked on the basis of the merit list generated.

SSC Stenographer Online Test Series

In order to outshine or excel in the recruitment examination, scoring good marks is necessary. To score good marks, practice is of prime importance. So here we are with some useful Free Mock Tests, which will surely help you in understanding the pattern and structure of the question paper. SSC Stenographer 2018 Online Test Series will also help you analyze your performance and the level of which you're standing. Due to this you can improve all of your weak points and strengthen them. Online Test Series of SSC Stenographer 2018 will be based on New Syllabus and Updated Exam Pattern.

SSC Stenographer Previous Year Paper

We have gathered here some of the Previous Year Papers of SSC Stenographer to help you figure out the type of questions asked in the examination. It will also help you in understanding the marking scheme of the question paper. Thus SSC Stenographer Previous Year Papers will be of great help in qualifying this examination. To avail them, you refer to our official website.

SSC Stenographer Preparation

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