SSC Stenographer Jobs Notification 2020-21 – Recruitment Details, Syllabus, Exam Pattern & Dates, Posts and Salary, Cut-Off & Details of Advertisement
SSC Stenographer Jobs Notification 2020-21 : The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts open examinations regularly for posts for which large number of vacancies exist, Stenographer Grade ‘C’, ‘D’, exam is one of them. SSC conducts annually Open Competitive Computer Based Examination for recruitment of Stenographer Grade „C‟ (Group „B‟,Non-Gazetted) and Stenographer Grade „D‟ (Group „C‟) for various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India. Only those candidates who have required skills in stenography are eligible to apply.
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the notification for the Stenographer Grade C and Grade D Post @ssc.nic.in. The Staff Selection Commission conducts the Stenographer Grade C and D exam, which is known as the SSC Stenographer 2020.
Staff Selection Commission has released the new job notice [F.No.3/8/2020-P&P-II] on 10.10.2020 for Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ Examination, 2020. It is going to conduct the Open Competitive Computer Based Examination for recruitment to the posts of Stenographer Grade „C‟ (Group „B‟, Non-Gazetted) and Stenographer Grade „D‟ (Group „C‟) for various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India. As per the SSC Steno 2020 Notification, there are large numbers of vacancies will be filled by Staff Selection Commission. Aspirants who want to get 12th pass jobs in central govt kindly make SSC Steno Registration from 10.10.2020 to 04.11.2020.
SSC Stenographer Jobs Notification 2020-21 – Short Details
|Exam Name||Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ Examination, 2020|
|Conducted by||Staff Selection Commission (SSC)|
|Total no of Posts|
|Exam stages||Computer Based Test and Skill Test|
|Important Dates – Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ Examination, 2020|
|Educational Qualification||Candidates must have completed Class 12 or equivalent examination from a recognised board or university and required skills in stenography|
|Application Fee|| Fee payable: Rs 100/-(Rs one hundred only)|
Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes(SC), Scheduled Tribes(ST), Persons with disability(PwD)and Ex-servicemen(ESM)eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of fee.
|Download Notification||Click Here|
|Apply Online||Click Here|
|Admit Card||Click Here|
|Cut off Marks||Click Here|
|Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and ‘D’ Examination, 2019 (Important dates)|
|SSC Stenographer Important Notice|
|♦ Generally, expected exam dates for SSC different category Exams publish with its exam calendar and as any other Stenographer exam and other important dates too has been released with its official notification. As we all know, SSC Stenographer Grade ‘C’ & Exam D ‘Examination, 2019-20 was scheduled to be held from 05.05.2020 to 07.05.2020, due to corona virus epidemic or lockdown in India, SSC has postponed all the ongoing exam till further official updates. Stay connected with us for the latest information.|
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Eligibility Criteria
There are various eligibility criteria for appearing for stenographer examination, like educational qualification, age limit, citizenship, or medically fit etc. a candidate must fulfill. Here are the details, do have a look:-
- A candidate must be either:(a) a citizen of India, or(b) a subject of Nepal, or(c) a subject of Bhutan,
- Only those candidates who have required skills in stenography are eligible to apply.
- Posts of Stenographers are not identified suitable for Hearing Impaired persons.
- Only male candidates are eligible for the post of Stenographer Grade ‘D’in the Border Roads Organization (BRO).
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Educational Qualification
The minimum Educational Qualification required by a candidate is to be at least 12th pass from a recognized Board or University. He/She must be able to produce the required documents when asked for verification after qualifying SSC Stenographer 2020 Exam.
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Age Details (Required)
- A candidate must lie in the age domain of 18-30 years to be eligible for Stenographer Grade C Exam.
- A candidate must lie in the age domain of 18-27 years to be eligible for Stenographer Grade D Exam.
Age Relaxation – SSC Stenographer Jobs
|Category||Upper Age Limit/Age Relaxation|
|PwD (unreserved)||10 years|
|PwD (OBC)||13 years|
|Pwd (SC/ST)||15 years|
|Ex-Servicemen||03 years after deduction of the military service|
|For more see the advertisement pdf given below|
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Examination Centres With Code
Candidates have an option to select Exam Centres for SSC Stenographer 2020 Exam. Though the centres might be changed by SSC if there is unavailability of seat in the selected location. Let’s have a look at the Exam Centres mentioned by SSC for SSC Stenographer 2020 Exam:
|Agra (3001)||Allahabad (3003)||Kanpur (3009)||Guna(6004)|
|Lucknow (3010)||Varanasi (3013)||Bhagalpur||Raipur(6204)|
|Gangtok (4001)||Ranchi(4205)||Jalpaiguri (4408)||Kolkata (4410)|
|Sambalpur (4609)||Port Blair (4802)||Surat(7007)||Leh(1005)|
|Srinagar(2004) (Uttarakhand)||Madurai (8204)||Visakhapatnam (8007)||Indore(6006)|
|Bhatinda (1401)||Kozhikode (Calicut) (9206)||Ajmer(2401)||Haldwani(2003)|
|Raipur (6204)||Dharwad (9004)||Sriganganagar(2408)||Jammu(1004)|
|Mangaluru (9008)||Udaipur(2409)||Bilaspur (6202)||Ahmedabad(7001)|
SSC Stenographer Jobs – How to Apply (Details)
(a) Applications are required to be submitted in online mode only at the Official Website of SSC Only.
(b) The process of filling online application for the examination consists of two parts: I. One Time Registration II. Filling of online Application for the Examination
(c) Before proceeding with One-Time Registration, keep the following information/ documents ready:
- Mobile Number (to be verified through OTP)
- Email ID (to be verified through OTP).
- Aadhaar Number. (If Aadhaar Number is not available, then i.Voter ID Card ii.PAN iii.Passport iv.Driving License v.School/ College ID vi.Employer ID (Govt./ PSU/ Private)
- Information about the Board, Roll Number and Year of Passing the Matriculation (10th) Examination.
- Scanned colour passport size photograph in JPEG format (20 KB to 50 KB). Image dimension of the photograph should be about 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height). Applications with blurred photograph will be rejected.
- Scanned signature in JPEG format (10 to 20 KB). Image dimension of the signature should be about 4.0 cm (width) x 3.0 cm (height). Applications with blurred signature will be rejected.
- Disability Certificate Number, if you are a person with benchmark disability.
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Pattern / Scheme of Examination
The selection process of SSC Stenographer comprises the following two stages:
- Computer Based Test and
- Skill Test in Stenography
a) The details of Computer Based Online Examination (CBE MCQ) for SSC Stenographer Grade C and D are mentioned below:
|Section Asked||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time Allotted|
|General Awareness||50||50||2 Hours|
|English Language and Comprehension||100||100|
|General Intelligence and Reasoning||50||50|
- Question paper will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice. Questions will be set in Hindi and English except for Part-III.
- There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the question.
- 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.
b) Skill Test in Stenography:
- Candidates who obtain the qualifying marks in the Examination as may be prescribed by the Commission will be called for the Skill Test. Commission may also prescribe qualifying marks in each part of the Examination. The Skill Test will be of qualifying nature and the Commission will fix the qualifying standards in the Skill Test for different categories of candidates.
- The candidates will have to appear for the Skill Test in Stenography. The candidates will be given one dictation for 10 minutes in English/ Hindi at the speed of 100 word per minute (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 computer. The transcription time is as follows:
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Updated Syllabus
SSC has revised its syllabus for Stenographer 2020 CBE. There are theree major sections (General Awareness, General Intelligence/Reasoning and English Language) a candidate need to proficient in for Paper-1 of SSC Stenographer 2020 Exam.
Here are glimpse of revised syllabus, lets have a look
|General Awareness||English Language and Comprehension||General Intelligence and Reasoning|
|Current Affairs||Synonyms-Antonyms||Visual Memory|
|Awards and Honours||Sentence Structure||Blood Relation|
|Scientific Research||Reading Comprehension||Syllogism|
|History||Para Jumbles||Decision making|
|Important Dates||Problem Solving Skills|
For VH candidates of 40% and above visual disability opting for scribe there will be no component of Maps/Graphs/Diagrams/Statistical Data in the General Intelligence & Reasoning/ General Awareness Paper.
For More Details of SSC Stenographer Revised Syllabus 2020 Click Here
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Mode of Selection
(a) All candidates whose applications are provisionally accepted by the Commission as per the terms and conditions of this Notice of Examination will be called for appearing in the Computer Based Examination.
(b) Minimum qualifying marks in Computer Based Examination, are as follows:
ii.OBC/ EWS: 25%
iii.All other categories (SC, ST, PwD, ESM, etc): 20%
(c) Based on the marks scored in the CBE, candidates will be shortlisted, category-wise, to appear in the Skill Test(s) for the post(s)they have applied for.
(d) Skill Test is mandatory but qualifying in nature. The candidates who qualify the Skill Test will be considered for final selection on basis of their merit in the Computer Based Examination.
(e) Final selection and allocation of Ministries/ Departments will be made on the basis of the performance of candidates in the Computer Based Examination and the preference of Posts/ Departments exercised by them at the time of Document Verification.
(f)The Commission makes final allotment of posts on the basis of merit-cum-preferences of Posts/ Departments given by the candidates and once a post is allotted, no change of posts will be made by the Commission due to non-fulfillment of any post specific requirements of physical/ medical/ educational standards.
(g) Candidates, who are appointed on the basis of this examination, shall be on probation for a period of two years.
(h) Candidates selected for appointment are liable to serve anywhere in India i.e. all these posts carry All India Service Liability(AISL).
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Profile and Pay / Salary
The duties and responsibilities of a Stenographer in various Ministries/ Government Departments are stated below:
- Speech Writing:
- Press Conference Briefings
- Assisting the Minister or Officer
- Helping in Public Relations:
7th Pay commission Pay Matrix Table of Stenographer Grade C and D
- Salary Structure of Stenographer Grade C and D
- The salary structures of Stenographer Grade C and D are as follow:
|Steno Grade – I|
Rs. 9300-34800/- (PB-2)
|Steno Grade – II|
Rs. 5200-20200/- (PB-1)
|After 7th pay commission||New Pay = (Basic pay as on 1st January 2016 * 2.57) + All allowances applicable to the post|
Other than the basic salary, SSC Stenographers also receive various other allowances such as Dearness Allowance, House Rent Allowance, Transport Allowance
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Admit Card 2020
SSC releases its Stenographer online exam admit card at Official website. Applicants will be able to download the admit card of SSC Stenographer exam from the respective regional websites of the commission. To download the SSC stenographer admit card 2020, or How to Download SSC Stenographer Jobs Admit Card Click Here
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Result 2020
The results for SSC Stenographer 2020 will be released after each phase of the exam is completed. The result for CBT exam will be declared first followed by the final result(CBT + Skill Test) on its official website, although a candidate can check his/her result first on jobsatgovt.com, for this you must stay connected with us. The final merit list will be based on the marks obtained by candidates in the mains exam.
SSC Stenographer Jobs – Cut-Off 2019 Expected/ Previous Year | Check Category-wise, State-wise
SSC releases SSC Stenographer cut off marks along with declaration of the result. Although Leading coaching institutes also release the expected cut off marks of Stenographer exam separately for all categories. SSC Stenographer Cut off 2020 is the minimum marks secured by candidates to be shortlisted for the next stage of selection process.
SSC Stenographer Jobs/ Exam – 12 Important FAQ
Q1. When will SSC Stenographer 2020-21 exam conducted?
Ans. SSC Stenographer 2020-21 exam form begin from 04-Aug-2020 as scheduled, but may delay due to covid19 out break. SSC Stenographer 2019-20 exam will be conducted possibly in July /August, 2020 and exam of 2020-21 is possibly in may 2021.
Q2. What is the nature of work of SSC Stenographer Jobs?
Ans. The main job responsibilities of SSC Stenographer is – speech writing, press conference briefings, helping in public relation etc.
Q3. Can I change SSC Stenographer Jobs exam centres?
Ans. The exam centres cannot be changed after the final submission of the application form.
Q4. Is there any negative marking in the exam?
Ans. Yes, there is negative marking in the CBE exam. For each wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted.
Q5. Is there any interview for SSC Stenographer Jobs exam?
Ans. No, Candidates qualifying the computer-based test are called for the skill test in stenography, after document verification is needed.
Q6. I belong to PwD category, will I get extra time to complete the exam?
Ans. Yes, candidates with any kind of disability will be given an extra 40 minutes to complete the exam.
Q7. How to download the SSC Stenographer Jobs Admit Card if the registration/roll number is lost?
Ans. In case of losing the registration/roll number, a candidate can download the SSC Stenographer Admit Card by entering his / her name, father’s name and date of birth and retrieve the registration/roll number.
Q8. Can I apply for both the post like Grade C and Grade D?
Ans. Yes, you can apply for both the posts. However, make sure that you mention the appropriate preference of post/department, as your preference will be considered FINAL and IRREVERSIBLE during the selection process. Moreover, the commission makes the final allotment of post based on the merit preference of Post/ Departments given by the candidates and no change is considered or made by the commission.
Q9. Is the written exam (CBT) bilingual?
Ans. Yes, the written exam can be given in Hindi and English except for Part III (which has English and Comprehension).
Q10. Is the SSC Stenographer job suitable for Hearing Impaired persons?
Ans.Please note that theposts of Stenographers are not identified suitable for Hearing Impaired persons.
Q11. Is female candidates are eligible for the post of SSC Stenographer Jobs Grade ‘D’in the Border Roads Organization (BRO) ?
Ans. Only male candidates are eligible for the post of Stenographer Grade ‘D’in the Border Roads Organization (BRO)