SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020 Grade C & D Online Exam Pattern

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SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020 Grade C & D Online Exam Pattern

LATEST UPDATE : SSC has announced Revised exam dates of Stenographer Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’ Examination, 2019. SSC Steno Exam will conduct in December, 2020. Download Exam Date Notice from link below……

Download Official Notice regarding SSC Stenographer Grade C & D 2019 Exam Dates

The Staff Selection Commission will hold an 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. Candidates who has applied for Stenographer Exam 2019 must have knowledge about selection process, Tier 1 & Tier 2 Exam Pattern. In this Article all details of ssc stenographer syllabus 2020 is provided here. Candidates can get details of Typing/ Skill Test also here.

SSC Stenographer Exam 2020 Selection Process : The examination will consist of a Computer Based Examination (Tier-I), Typing Test/ Skill Test (Tier-III). Process are as follows :-
1. Tier 1 Online Written Exam (Objective Type)
2. Typing/ Skill Test
3. Document Verification

Scheme of Stenographer Examination 2020 (Exam Pattern) : Important Points related to SSC Steno Online Exams are as follows :

  1. Online Exam consists of Total 200 Marks & 200 Questions. Question paper will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice only
  2. Time Duration for CHSL Tier 1 Exam is 120 Minutes (02 Hour).
  3. There will be Negative Marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in this Exam.
  4. Exam will be Bilingual i.e. Questions will be asked in Hindi & English (except English section)
SubjectNo. of QuestionsNo. of Marks
I. English Language (Basic Knowledge)100100
II. General Intelligence5050
III. General Awareness5050

NOTE : Marks scored by candidates in Computer Based Examination will be normalized by using the formula published by the Commission and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit and cut-off marks.

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020 Online Exam :

General Intelligence & Reasoning : It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test will include questions on analogies, similarities and differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discriminating observation, relationship concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series, non-verbal series etc. The test will also include questions designed to test the candidate‟s abilities to deal with abstract ideas and symbols and their relationship, arithmetical computation and other analytical functions.

English Language : Spot the Error, Fill in the Blanks, Synonyms/ Homonyms, Antonyms, Spellings/ Detecting mis-spelt words, Idioms & Phrases, One word substitution, Improvement of Sentences, Active/ Passive Voice of Verbs, Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration, Shuffling of Sentence parts, Shuffling of Sentences in a passage, Cloze Passage, Comprehension Passage.

General Awareness : Questions are designed to test the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions are also designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspect as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its neighboring countries especially pertaining to History, Culture, Geography, Economic Scene, General policy and scientific research.

Note : For VH candidates of 40% and above visual disability and opting for SCRIBES there will be no component of Maps/ Graphs/ Diagrams/ Statistical Data in the General Intelligence & Reasoning/ Quantitative Aptitude.

Skill Test in Stenography :
The candidates who are shortlisted in the Computer Based Examination for the next stage will have to appear for the Skill Test in Stenography. The candidates will be given one dictation for 10 minutes in English or Hindi (as opted by the candidates in the online Application Form) 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‟.

For More Details Click Here -Official SSC Website

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