The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has officially released the SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification, inviting eligible candidates for the recruitment of Stenographer Grade C and D. This prestigious exam, conducted every year, aims to fill 1207 vacancies in various government departments. Aspiring candidates can now apply online from 02nd August 2023 to 23rd August 2023. Let’s dive into the details of this significant recruitment drive.
SSC Stenographer 2023 – Exam Summary
- Exam Name: SSC Stenographer 2023
- Conducting Body: Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
- Posts: Grade C & D Stenographers
- Vacancies: 1207
- Category: Govt. Jobs
- Exam Level: National
- Mode of Application: Online
- Online Registration Dates: 02nd to 23rd August 2023
- Selection Process: Written Exam and Skill Test
- Official Website: www.ssc.nic.in
SSC Stenographer 2023 – Notification
The official SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification has been released on 02nd August 2023, marking the commencement of the recruitment process. Interested candidates can download the SSC Stenographer Notification PDF from the official website and review all the essential details before applying for the vacancies.
SSC Stenographer 2023, Vacancy Details
The total number of vacancies for SSC Stenographer 2023 is 1207. These vacancies are divided as follows:
Stenographer Grade ‘C’
- SC: 13
- ST: 03
- OBC: 22
- EWS: 06
- UR: 49
- Total: 93
Stenographer Grade ‘D’
- SC: 165
- ST: 88
- OBC: 272
- EWS: 90
- UR: 499
- Total: 1114
SSC Stenographer 2023 – Application Fee
As per the SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification, the application fee for General and OBC candidates is Rs. 100/-. However, candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen category and female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.
- General and OBC: Rs. 100/-
- SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen and female: Nil
SSC Stenographer 2023, Important Dates
|SSC Stenographer Notification Release Date||02nd August 2023|
|Availability of Application Form||02nd August 2023|
|Last date for registration||23rd August 2023 (11 pm)|
|Last date for making online fee payment||23rd August 2023 (11 pm)|
|Date of ‘Window for Application Form Correction’ & online payment of Correction Charges||24th & 25th August 2023 (11 pm)|
|SSC Stenographer Admit Card||To be Notified|
|Commencement of SSC Stenographer Grade C and D exam||12th & 13th October 2023|
|SSC Stenographer Result 2023||To be Notified|
|SSC Stenographer Cut-Off 2023||To be Notified|
|SSC Stenographer Marks 2023||25th January 2023|
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SSC Stenographer 2023, Eligibility Criteria
Candidates must fulfill the following criteria to be eligible for SSC Stenographer 2023:
Candidates should have passed at least 12th grade from a recognized Board or University. They must be able to produce the required documents for verification after qualifying the SSC Stenographer 2023 Exam.
Age Limit (as on 01/08/2023)
- For SSC Stenographer Grade C: Candidates must be between 18 and 30 years old. Those born not before 02.08.1993 and not later than 01.08.2005 are eligible to apply.
- For SSC Stenographer Grade D: Candidates must be between 18 and 27 years old.
Note: Age relaxation is provided for candidates belonging to certain categories as per the SSC guidelines.
Steps to Apply for SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2023
Follow the steps below to apply for the SSC Stenographer 2023 Exam:
- Click on the official link provided above or visit the official website of SSC.
- The registration link for SSC Stenographer 2023 will open in a new window.
- Click on the “New User/Register Now” link.
- Provide basic details such as name, parents’ names, date of birth, email id, and mobile number to start the registration process.
- Submit the form and obtain a Registration ID for SSC Stenographer 2023 exam.
- Log in with the Registration ID, date of birth, and password to complete the registration process.
- Upload photographs and signatures as per the specifications mentioned by SSC.
- Preview the entire application form to look for any discrepancies before final submission.
- Click on “Final Submit” and pay the required application fee.
- Download and take print copies of the submitted application form for future reference.
SSC Stenographer 2023, Exam Pattern
The SSC Stenographer 2023 examination consists of two different levels: the Computer Based Examination (CBE) for Grade C and D and the Skill Test in Stenography.
Computer Based Examination (CBE) Pattern:
- General Awareness: 50 Questions, 50 Marks
- General Intelligence and Reasoning: 50 Questions, 50 Marks
- English Language and Comprehension: 100 Questions, 100 Marks
The total marks for the CBE are 200, and candidates have 2 hours to complete the exam.
- The question paper will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice in Hindi and English, except for Part III.
- There will be a negative marking of ⅓rd marks for each wrong answer.
- Marks scored by candidates in the CBE, if conducted in multiple shifts, will be normalized for final merit determination.
Skill Test in Stenography
Candidates who qualify the CBE will be called for the Skill Test. The Skill Test will be of qualifying nature, and the Commission will fix the qualifying standards for different categories of candidates.
The candidates will have to appear for the Skill Test in Stenography, which will consist of transcribing a given dictation in English/Hindi at the speed of 100 words per minute (w.p.m) for Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and 80 w.p.m. for Stenographer Grade ‘D’.
- Stenographer Grade ‘D’ English: 50 minutes (70 minutes for candidates allowed to use a scribe)
- Stenographer Grade ‘D’ Hindi: 65 minutes (90 minutes for candidates allowed to use a scribe)
- Stenographer Grade ‘C’ English: 40 minutes (55 minutes for candidates allowed to use a scribe)
- Stenographer Grade ‘C’ Hindi: 55 minutes (75 minutes for candidates allowed to use a scribe)
What is the application fee for SSC Stenographer 2023?
The application fee for General and OBC candidates is Rs. 100/-. However, candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen category and female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee.
What is the selection process for SSC Stenographer 2023?
The selection process includes a Computer Based Examination (CBE) followed by a Skill Test in Stenography.
What is the age limit for SSC Stenographer Grade C and D?
For SSC Stenographer Grade C, candidates must be between 18 and 30 years old, and for Grade D, candidates must be between 18 and 27 years old.
What is the SSC Stenographer 2023 exam pattern?
The CBE consists of three sections: General Awareness, General Intelligence and Reasoning, and English Language and Comprehension. The total marks are 200, and candidates have 2 hours to complete the exam.