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SSC Stenographer Recruitment Exam 2016-17 Notification and Dates

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Stenographers (Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’) Examination, 2016

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). The SSC Steno Group C&D exam 2016 scheduled to be held on 31st July 2016

The way to apply the recruitment form is only through via online mode till the date of the application form that is 03rd June 2016

Stenographers (GRADE 'C' & ‘D’) Examination, 2016

Name of the Post

  1. a) Stenographers Grade 'C'
  2. b) Stenographers Grade 'D'

Number of Vacancies: The Vacancies will be determined in due course and will be uploaded on SSC official website of the Commission after finalization of vacancies

(a) Vacancies of Stenographer Grade 'C' and Stenographers Grade 'D' are in Ministries/ Departments of Central Govt., including their Attached/Subordinate offices located in States and Union Territories all over the country

(b) The posts of Stenographers are not identified suitable for Hearing Impaired persons

Age Limit: 18 to 27 years as on 01st August 2016 Candidates born not before 02nd August 1989 and not later than 01st August 1998)

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: Candidates 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; the examination will comprise of a Written Objective Type Examination followed by Skill Test in Stenography at 100 w.p.m. and 80 w.p.m. for Stenographer Grade 'C' &'D' respectively

SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2016: (Objective Type Paper) [2 Hours (10.00 AM to 12.00 Noon) (OR) 02.00 PM to 04.00 PM]

  1. General Intelligence & Reasoning (50 questions)
  2. General Awareness (50 questions)

III. English Language and Comprehension (100 questions)

SSC Steno Grade C & D Exam Detail

(a) Exam Date: 31st July 2016 (Sunday);

(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 exam 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 exam, which would be notified at suitable time, if considered necessary

English Language & Comprehension: In addition to the testing of candidates' understanding of the English Language, its vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms and its correct usage, etc. his/her writing ability, would also be tested

SSC Steno Skill Test Pattern 2016:

For Stenographer Grade 'D' -> 50 minutes (English), 65 minutes (Hindi)

For Stenographer Grade 'C' -> 40 minutes (English), 55 Minutes (Hindi)

Application Fee - Rs.100/-

The Fee paid in respect of online application through SBI Challan/Net banking and any Credit & Debit Cards will be accepted. The Fee is exempted for all Women candidates and candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD and Ex-Servicemen eligible for reservation, as per Govt. orders

How to Apply

The online submission of the application may be made at website

Candidate should read the instructions in this Notice carefully before making any entry or selecting options. Candidate should provide all the required details while filling up the online form

Mandatory fields are marked with (asterisk) sign. The filling of online application contains two parts: Registration Part (In case not registered earlier) Application Part

Online Mode: Apply Online through SSC Online Portal from 07th May 2016. The Last Date for Receiving Online Application is 03rd June 2016 up to 05.00 PM

Offline Mode: Application on the prescribed format available on the website; the last date for receipt of application is 03rd June 2016 (upto 05.00 pm)

Important Dates

Starting Date for Submission of Online Application: 07th May 2016

Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 03rd June 2016 (by 05.00 pm)

Last Date for Offline Challan Generation: 03rd June 2016 by 05.00 pm

Date of Stenographer Exam: 31st July 2016 (Sunday)

For more details about SSC Recruitment, download the official Advt./Recruitment Notice - Click Here