SSC Stenographer

Official Notification

SSC Group C, D Stenographer Recruitment 2018 Notification:

SSC Stenographer 2018 is organized by SSC or Staff Selection Commission to select candidates for the post of Stenographer Grade C and D. SSC Stenographer 2018 Online Exam Dates has been released on 29th September 2018  and the last date to apply for this post is October 22.and the online exam will consist all objective type Multiple Choice Questions and Stenography questions in Skill Test. SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018 online link will be activated till 22nd October and candidates will have to apply online for before the last date.

Direct link to Apply SSC Group C, D Stenographer:-

How to Apply?

Here's how to apply for SSC Steno Grade C and D Exam 2018:

  • Log on to the official website,
  • On the homepage, click on 'Apply now' once the registrations will start
  • Enter all the required information in the space provided
  • Complete the payment process and upload all the relevant documents
  • Click on submit.

Eligibility Criteria

Educational qualification:

The educational qualification required for the post of stenographer is intermediate or Class 12 pass from a recognised board/university.

Age limit:

The age limitation for the post of SSC stenographer is from 18 to 27 years.

minimum age - 18 years

maximum age - 27 years

Marks Exam pattern for SSC Stenographer

  • The total duration of the test will be of two hours and it will carry 200 marks
  • There will be 50 questions on general intelligence and reasoning, carrying 50 marks, 50 questions on general awareness, carrying 50 marks and 100 questions on English language and comprehension, carrying 100 marks
  • There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.



No. of Qs

Max Marks


General Intelligence & Reasoning




General Awareness




English Language & Comprehension







2 hrs

Selection process:

All the candidates will be shortlisted for a skill test on the basis of their performance in the written examination. The final selection of candidates will be done on the basis of total marks obtained in both the tests.


The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) was established on November 4, 1975. SSC headquarter is situated in New Delhi. The organisation works 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. In the present time, the Staff Sectional Commission have 7 Regional offices at Mumbai, Allahabad, Guwahati, Kolkata, Chennai, and Bangalore and It also consists of two Sub-Regional Offices at Chandigarh and Raipur. Each regional office is headed by a Regional Director and each sub-regional office is headed by a Deputy-Director.


Exam Date

SSC Stenographer 2018 Details:

Examination Name

SSC Stenographer Exam 2018

Organized by

Staff Selection Commission

Official Website

Apply Mode


Exam Mode


Name of Posts

Steno Grade C & D

Total Number of Vacancies

1000 (expected)


SSC Stenographer 2018 Important Dates:



SSC Stenographer Notification 2018 Release Date

29th September 2018

SSC Stenographer 2018 Apply Online Starting Date

29th September 2018

SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018 Last Date

22nd October 2018

SSC Stenographer Admit Card 2018 Release Date

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SSC Stenographer 2018 Exam Date

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SSC Stenographer Result Date

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SSC Steno Grade C & D Skill Test Date

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SSC Stenographer Final Result Date

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Application Fee

SSC Stenographer Application Fees

ST/SC/Female/PWD - No fee

General / OBCRs. 100/-




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

Name of Posts

Initial Vacancy

Updated Vacancy

(5th April 2018)

Updated Vacancy

(12th September 2018)

Steno Grade C


429 39

Steno Grade D









SSC Stenographer 2018 Syllabus

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

Admit Card

SSC Stenographer Recruitment | Admit Card

Aspirants can download the Admit Card by using their registration ID and date of birth. Admit card will be issued to the candidates by SSC only through online. 

Job Profile and Salary



Grade C Pay Scale: Rs.9300 to 34800
Grade Pay: Rs 4200 (Pay Band 2)
Total pay: Rs 14,500
Grade D Pay Scale: Rs 5200 – 20200
Grade Pay: Rs 2400 (Pay Band 1)
Total Pay: Rs 7,600

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