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SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification, More then 5 Lakh Application Forms Filled

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification: SSC Stenographer is organized by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) to recruit eligible candidates for the post of Grade C and D stenographer in central government organizations. The online applications for SSC Stenographer 2023 recruitment started will start on 2nd August 2023. It is one of the most sought-after govt. job and lakhs of students apply for it every year. Read about all the information related to the SSC Stenographer exam like the exam date, admit card date, selection process, syllabus, and salary structure.

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification In Hindi

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification: Overview

Staff Selection Commission released the SSC Stenographer 2023 notification on the official website on 2nd August 2023. Detailed information related to SSC Stenographer 2023 Recruitment has been provided below.

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification: Overview
Exam Name SSC Stenographer 2023
Conducting Body Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
Exam Level National
Posts Grade C & D Stenographers
Vacancies Not disclosed
SSC Stenographer Notification Release Date 2nd August 2023
Eligibility Criteria 10+2
Mode of Application Online
Selection Process Written Exam and Skill Test
Official Website www.ssc.nic.in

Number of candidates applied for SSC Stenographer 2022

According to our sources, SSC has released the number of candidates who have applied for the SSC Stenographer Grade C and D 2022. The total number of vacancies has not yet been disclosed by the commission on the official website. The total number of forms filled through all the categories is 5,26,866. This data will help to understand the competition across the country. The category-wise information is tabulated below.

Category Form Filled
UR 1,06,612
SC 1,44,624
ST 49,785
OBC 1,92,624
EWS 33,221
Total 5,26,866

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification PDF

According to the calendar released by Staff Selection Commission, SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2023 will release on 2nd August 2023 on the official website i.e. ssc.nic.in. The official notification PDF will be soon out on the official website. The candidates must bookmark this page and keep themselves updated on the SSC Stenographer’s latest updates.
SSC Stenographer Notification 2023 (Link will be active soon)

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification: Important Dates

All the important dates related to the SSC Stenographer 2023 notification have been tabulated below. Check the details below.
Activity  SSC Stenographer 2022 Dates  SSC Stenographer 2023 Dates
SSC Stenographer Notification Release Date 20th August 2022 2nd August 2023
Availability of Application Form 20th August 2022 2nd August 2023
Last date for registration 5th September 2022 (23:00 pm) 23rd August 2023
Last date for making an online fee payment 6th September 2022 (23:00 pm)
Last date for making fee payment (Offline) 06th September 2022
Date of ‘Window for Application Form Correction’ and online payment of Correction Charges 07th September 2022 (23:00 pm)
SSC Stenographer Grade C and D exam date 17th and 18th November 2022  October/November 2023
SSC Stenographer Result To be Notified

SSC Stenographer 2023 Apply Online

Interested and eligible candidates for the SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2023 can apply online by clicking the direct link given below. The candidates are advised to apply online before the last date. The candidates can apply from the official website or from the direct link provided below from 2nd August to 23rd August 2023. The direct link to apply online for SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2023 is given below.

Click Here To Apply Online for SSC Stenographer 2023 (Link Inactive)

SSC Stenographer 2023 Last Date

The SSC published the notification for SSC Stenographer recruitment 2023 on 2nd August 2023.  The SSC Stenographer 2023 last date to apply online will be 23rd August 2023. The candidates are advised to fill out their application form before the last date. You can refer to the above table to get all the important dates related to the SSC Stenographer exam 2023.

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification: Application Fees

The SSC Stenographer application fee for all the categories is tabulated here. Candidates applying for SSC Stenographer 2023 have to submit the application fees to complete their application form.

Category Application Fee
General/OBC Rs. 100
SC/ST/PH/Female No Fee

SSC Stenographer 2023 Vacancy

SSC Stenographer 2023 vacancies for Grade “C‟ and Grade “D‟ are in Ministries/Departments of Central Government, including their Attached/Subordinate offices located in States and Union Territories all over the country will be out with the official notification pdf. SSC will be releasing SSC Stenographer Vacancy 2022 soon. SSC Stenographer vacancies for the previous year’s exams have been listed below.

Post Name 2017 2018 2019
Stenographer Grade ‘D’ 1129 1434 1276
Stenographer Grade ‘C’ 214 39 429
Total 1343 1473 1705

SSC Stenographer 2023 Exam Date

Staff Selection Commission will announce the exact SSC Stenographer 2023 Exam Date in the latest exam calendar released on its official website @ssc.nic.in. As per the latest notice, SSC Stenographer 2023 exam is scheduled to be conducted in October/ November 2023. The candidates must start their preparation according to this exam schedule.

SSC Stenographer 2023 Exam Date – Click here to check

SSC Stenographer 2023: Eligibility

Candidates must go through the eligibility criteria provided below. It is important to satisfy and understand the SSC Stenographer 2023 Eligibility Criteria which include educational qualification and age limit.

SSC Stenographer 2023: Nationality/Citizenship

A candidate must be either:

  1. a citizen of India, or
  2. a subject of Nepal, or
  3. a subject of Bhutan, or
  4. a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January 1962 to permanently settle in India, or a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam to permanently settle in India.

SSC Stenographer 2023: Age Limit for Grade C & D

Stenographer Grade ‘C’

  • Minimum Age: 18 years
  • Maximum Age: 30 years

Stenographer Grade ‘D’

  • Minimum Age: 18 years
  • Maximum Age: 27 years

Age Relaxation for SSC Stenographer 2023

S.No Category Age Relaxation
1
ST/SC
5 years
 2 OBC 3 years

3 PH + Gen
10 years
4 PH + OBC 13 years
5 PH + SC/ST 15 years
6 Ex-Servicemen (Gen) 3 years
7 Ex-Servicemen (OBC) 6 years
8 Ex-Servicemen (SC/ST) 8 years

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification: Educational Qualification

Candidate must have passed 12th Standard or equivalent from a recognized Board or University.

Note: Only those candidates who have the required skills in stenography are eligible to apply.

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification: Exam Pattern

Staff Selection Commission conducts an All India Open Competitive Examination for SSC Stenographer 2023 recruitment to the posts of Stenographer Grade ‘C’(Group ‘B’ Non-Gazetted) and Stenographer Grade ‘D’(Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted). Since the SSC Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ is comprised of 2 different levels, we must deal with their syllabus independently.
Tier Type
Tier – I Objective Multiple Choice
Tier – II Skill Test

SSC Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ Tier-1 Pattern

This is an objective exam that will be conducted online. There are 3 sections in the Tier 1 exam of SSC Stenographer Grades C’ and ‘D’. The subject-wise details are given below:

Part Subject No of Questions Marks Exam Duration
I. General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 2 hours
II. General Awareness 50 50
III. English Language & Comprehension 100 100
Total 200 200
Important Points
  • There is a negative marking in SSC Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ Tier 1 Exam.
  • Giving a wrong answer to a question will lead to a penalty of 0.25 marks in all sections
  • The exam duration is 2 hours 40 minutes for candidates who are visually handicapped.
  • The questions except in Part III will be set both in English & Hindi.
  • Normalization: Marks scored by candidates in the Computer Based Examinations, if conducted in multiple shifts, will be normalized and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit.

Skill Test in Stenography for Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’

Candidates who obtain the qualifying marks in the Written Examination as may be prescribed by the Commission will only be called for the Skill Test. It may also prescribe qualifying marks in each part of the Written Examination.

The skill test will be of qualifying nature. The candidates will have to appear for the stenography test. The candidates will be given one dictation for 10 minutes in English / Hindi at the speed of 100 w.p.m. for the post of Stenographer Grade C’ and 80 w.p.m. for the post of Stenographer Grade D’. The matter will have to be transcribed on the computer only. The evaluation of transcription will be done electronically only. The transcription time is as follows:-

S. No. Post Name Language Of Skill Test Duration
1 Stenographer Grade ‘D’ English 50 min
2 Hindi 65 min
3 Stenographer Grade ‘C’ English 40 min
4 Hindi 55 min

Note: Candidates who opt to take the Stenography Test in Hindi will be required to learn English Stenography and vice versa after their appointment, failing which their probation may not be cleared by appointing departments. 
Candidates have to work as English/Hindi stenographers as per the functional requirement of the User Office irrespective of the medium of the Skill Test of the candidate during the examination.

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification: Document Verification

Candidates will be required to produce all documents in original for verification at the time of document verification. And Detailed options for various posts and Departments will be taken from candidates either online or at the time of document verification.

Final Selection for SSC Stenographer Grade C & D

The final selection and allocation of Ministries/ Departments will be made based on the performance of candidates in the Computer Based Examination and the preference of Posts/ Departments exercised by them at the time of Document Verification (DV).

SSC Stenographer 2023 Notification: Important Points

  • If the candidates do not indicate the medium of stenography test in the Application Form, the Commission will consider English as the medium of stenography test for such candidates.
  • There is no exemption from the skill test for any category of candidates.
  • Candidates who opt to take the Stenography Test in Hindi will be required to learn English Stenography and vice versa after their appointment.
  • VH candidates will be required to transcribe the matter in 75 minutes for English Shorthand or in 100 minutes for Hindi Shorthand for the post of Stenographer Grade ‘D’ and in 70 minutes for English Shorthand test and in 95 minutes for Hindi Shorthand Test for the post of Stenographer Grade ‘C’.
  • The skill test will be held at the Commission’s Regional/Sub Regional Offices or other Centers as may be decided by the Commission.
  • Detailed instructions regarding Skill Test will be sent by the concerned Regional/Sub Regional Offices of the Commission to the candidates called for the Skill Test.

SSC Stenographer 2023 Syllabus

Since the SSC Stenographer grades’ C’ and ‘D’ are comprised of 2 different levels, we must deal with SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2023 independently. Check the SSC Stenographer syllabus here.

General Awareness English Language and Comprehension General Intelligence and Reasoning
Sports Grammar Arithmetic Computation
Economy Vocabulary Number Series
Current Affairs Synonyms-Antonyms Visual Memory
Awards and Honors Sentence Structure Blood Relation
Scientific Research Reading Comprehension Syllogism
History Para Jumbles Decision making
Important Dates Problem Solving Skills

Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ Cut Offs

Candidates shortlisted for the post of Stenographer Grade ‘C’ 2017: 8469

Candidates shortlisted for the post of Stenographer Grade ‘D’ 2017: 15004
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Stenographer Grade ’D’ 2017 Result

Stenographer Grade ‘C’ 2016 Cut Off (Written Exam)

Category Cut-Off
SC 107.50
ST 90.25
OBC 111.50
VT 89.50
OH 90.00
UR 120.00
Stenographer Grade ‘D’ 2016 Cut Off (Written Exam)
    Category       Cut-Off
GEN 107.25
SC 94.25
ST 75.25
OBC 99.90
Ex.S 20.00
VH 74.00
OH 58.75

SSC Stenographer 2023 Salary

SSC Stenographer Notification states the pay scale of 9300-34800 (for Grade C) and the pay scale of 5200-20200 (for Grade D). Staff Selection Commission will include the following allowances for the SSC Stenographer Salary in 2022:

  1. House Rent Allowance (HRA)
  2. Dearness Allowance (DA)
  3. Transport Allowance

SSC Stenographer 2023 Exam Center

SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2023 will be conducted at various centers across the country. The Exam centers are allotted as per the choice filled up by a candidate while filling out his/her SSC Stenographer Application form. The Skill Test will also be conducted at various centers all across the country. Candidates can check the examination centers and codes mentioned below.

Examination Centers &
Center Code
SSC Region and
States/ UTs under
the jurisdiction of
the Region
Address of the Regional
Offices/ Website
Agra(3001), Allahabad(3003),
Bareilly(3005), Gorakhpur(3007) ,
Kanpur(3009), Lucknow(3010),
Meerut(3011), Varanasi(3013),
Bhagalpur(3201), Muzaffarpur(3205),Patna(3206)
Central Region (CR)/
Bihar and Uttar
Pradesh
Regional Director (CR),
Staff Selection
Commission,
21-23, Lowther Road,
Allahabad,
Uttar Pradesh-211002.
(http://www.ssc-cr.org)
Gangtok(4001), Ranchi(4205),
Barasat(4402), Berhampore
(WB)(4403), Chinsurah (4405),
Jalpaiguri(4408), Kolkata(4410),
Malda(4412), Midnapur(4413),
Siliguri(4415), Berhampore(Odisha)
(4602), Bhubaneshwar(4604),
Cuttack(4605), Keonjhargarh(4606),
Sambalpur(4609), Port Blair (4802)
Eastern Region (ER)/
Andaman &
The Nicobar Islands,
Jharkhand, Odisha,
Sikkim and West
Bengal
Regional Director (ER),
Staff Selection
Commission,
1st MSO Building,(8th
Floor), 234/4,
Acharya Jagadish
Chandra Bose
Road, Kolkata,
West Bengal-700020
(www.sscer.org)
Bangalore(9001), Dharwar(9004),
Gulbarga(9005), Mangalore(9008),
Mysore(9009), Kochi(9204),
Kozhikode(Calicut)(9206),
Thiruvananthapuram(9211), Thrissur(9212)
Karnataka, Kerala
Region (KKR)/
Lakshadweep,
Karnataka and
Kerala
Regional Director (KKR),
Staff Selection
The commission, 1st Floor,
“E” Wing, Kendriya
Sadan, Koramangala,
Bengaluru,
Karnataka-560034
(www.sticker.kar.nic.in)
Bhopal(6001), Chindwara(6003),
Guna(6004), Gwalior(6005),
Indore(6006), Jabalpur(6007),
Khandwa(6009), Ratlam(6011),
Satna(6014), Sagar(6015),
Ambikapur(6201), Bilaspur(6202)
Jagdalpur(6203), Raipur(6204),
Durg(6205)
Madhya Pradesh
Sub-Region (MPR)/
Chhattisgarh and
Madhya Pradesh
Dy. Director (MPR),
Staff Selection
Commission,
J-5, Anupam Nagar,
Raipur,
Chhattisgarh-492007
(www.sscmpr.org)
Almora(2001), Dehradun(2002),
Haldwani(2003), Srinagar
(Uttarakhand)(2004),
Haridwar(2005), Delhi(2201),
Ajmer(2401), Alwar(2402),
Bharatpur(2403), Bikaner(2404),
Jaipur(2405), Jodhpur(2406),
Kota(2407), Sriganganagar(2408),
Udaipur(2409)
Northern Region (NR)/
NCT of Delhi,
Rajasthan and
Uttarakhand
Regional Director (NR),
Staff Selection Commission,
Block No. 12,
CGO Complex, Lodhi
Road, New Delhi-110003
(www.sscnr.net.in)
Anantnag(1001), Baramula(1002),
Jammu(1004), Leh(1005),
Rajouri(1006),
Srinagar(J&K)(1007), Kargil(1008),
Dodda (1009), Hamirpur(1202),
Shimla(1203), Bathinda (1401),
Jalandhar(1402), Patiala(1403),
Amritsar(1404), Chandigarh(1601)
North Western
Sub-Region (NWR)/
Chandigarh,
Haryana, Himachal
Pradesh, Jammu
and Kashmir and
Punjab
Dy. Director (NWR),
Staff Selection
Commission,
Block No. 3, Ground
Floor, Kendriya Sadan,
Sector-9, Chandigarh160009
(www.sscnwr.org)
Guntur(8001), Kurnool(8003),
Rajahmundry(8004), Tirupati(8006),
Vishakhapatnam(8007),
Vijaywada(8008), Chennai(8201),
Coimbatore(8202), Madurai(8204),
Tiruchirapalli(8206), Tirunelveli(8207),
Puducherry(8401), Hyderabad(8601),
Nizamabad(8602), Warangal(8603)
Southern Region (SR)/
Andhra Pradesh,
Puducherry, Tamil
Nadu and
Telangana.
Regional Director (SR),
Staff Selection
Commission, 2nd Floor, EVK
Sampath Building,
DPI Campus,
College Road, Chennai,
Tamil Nadu-600006
(www.sscsr.gov.in)
Ahmedabad(7001),
Vadodara(7002), Rajkot(7006),
Surat(7007), Bhavnagar(7009),
Kutch(7010), Amravati(7201),
Aurangabad(7202),
Kolhapur(7203), Mumbai(7204),
Nagpur(7205), Nanded (7206),
Nashik(7207), Pune(7208),
Thane(7210), Bhandara(7211),
Chandrapur(7212), Akola(7213),
Jalgaon(7214), Ahmednagar(7215),
Alibaug(7216), Panaji(7801)
Western Region
(WR)/
Dadra and Nagar
Haveli, Daman and
Diu, Goa, Gujarat
and Maharashtra
Regional Director (WR),
Staff Selection
The commission,1st Floor,
South Wing,
Pratishtha Bhawan,
101, Maharshi Karve
Road, Mumbai,
Maharashtra-400020
(www.sscwr.net)
Itanagar(5001), Dibrugarh(5102),
Guwahati(Dispur)(5105),
Jorhat(5107), Silchar(5111),
Kohima(5302), Shillong(5401),
Imphal(5501),
Churachandpur(5502),
Ukhrul(5503), Agartala(5601),
Aizwal(5701)
North Eastern
Region (NER)/
Arunachal Pradesh,
Assam, Manipur,
Meghalaya,
Mizoram, Nagaland
and Tripura.
Regional Director (NER),
Staff Selection
Commission,
Housed Complex,
Last Gate-Basistha
Road, P. O. Assam
Sachivalaya, Dispur,
Guwahati, Assam781006
(www.sscner.org.in)

 

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FAQs

Q. What is the date of the SSC Stenographer 2023 notification released?

Ans: The notification will be released on 2nd August 2023.

Q. What is the selection process for SSC Stenographer 2023?

Ans:  The selection process for SSC Stenographer Grades C & D is a written test & skill test.

Q. How can I apply for the SSC Stenographer Notification in 2023?

Ans: You can directly apply for SSC Stenographer Notification 2023 from the link provided in the article.

Q. Is there any negative marking on the SSC Stenographer 2023 examination?

Ans: Yes, there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for wrong answers.