SSC Recruitment 2014 (Stenographers – 12th Qualification)

SSC Recruitment 2014 for 496 Grade D posts, 38 Grade C posts.SSC Notification Published Employment News/Rozgar Samachar Dated 31st May, 2014.Staff Selection Commission SSC Recruitment is going to fill up vacancies for Stenographers (Grade “C” & “D”) posts. Candidates who have completed “12th Qualification” are eligible to apply for Stenographers Grade C and D Posts.SSC Exam Pattern, Educational qualification, Eligibility Criteria, Age Criteria, Fee details and more given in detail below. Interested and eligible candidates are requested to apply SSC Online on or before closing dates 26th June, 2014.

SSC Recruitment

Name of the Organization: SSC (Staff Selection Commission)

Name of the Job Post: Stenographers (Grade “C” and “D” examination)

No. Of Vacancies:

Stenographer Grade C: 38 posts

Note: (General – 27; OBC – 4; SC – 1; ST – 6; OH – 1; VH – NIL; Ex-servicemen – NIL)

Stenographer Grade D: 496 posts

Note: (General – 300; OBC – 101; SC – 62; ST – 33; OH – 11; VH – 02; Ex-Servicemen – 19)

Important Dates:

Date of Issue of Notification: 31st May, 2014

Last date of receipt of Online Applications:

Part-I: 24th June, 2014 Up To 5:00 PM

Part-II: 26th June, 2014 Up To 5:00 PM

Date of SSC Exam: 14th September, 2014

Educational Qualification:

i).Intermediate (Or) 12th Class is the Minimum Qualification from a recognized University

Age Criteria: (as on 01st August 2014)

Lower Age Limit: 18 years

Upper Age Limit: 27 years

Note: Candidate born not before 02nd August, 1987 and not later than 01st August, 1996)

Application Fee:

For Women/SC/ST/PH/Ex-Servicemen – Fee Exempted (No Fee)

For All Others – Rs.100/-

How to Pay Fee?

A).Fee payable through CRF (Central Recruitment Fee Stamps) available at the Post offices for Offline Application (For Applications sent by Post)

B).Fee payable through SBI Challan or Online Payment through SBI in case of Online Application

Selection Process:

1).Written Examination (Objective Type Questions)

2).Skill Test in Stenography

For Grade C – @ 100 WPM (Word per minute)

40 Minutes – English

55 Minutes – Hindi

For Grade D – @ 80 WPM (Word per Minute)

50 Minutes – English

65 Minutes – Hindi

Note: Examination Centers, Centre code and Address to which the applications should be sent are provided in detail in the Official Notification. Kindly check it once.

SSC Exam Pattern:

There are three Parts in total. Part I, II and III.

Part-I: General Intelligence & Reasoning – 50Q – 50M

Part-II: General Awareness – 50Q – 50M

Part-III: English Language & Comprehension – 100Q – 100M

Total Duration of Exam: 2 Hours (10:00 AM to 12:00 AM)

Negative Marking: 0.25 Marks

SSC Stenographer Syllabus:

A).General Intelligence & Reasoning: (Both Verbal and Non Verbal Type)


Similarities and differences

Space Visualization

Problem Solving



Decision Making

Visual Memory

Discriminating Observation

Relationship Concepts

Arithmetical Reasoning

Verbal and Figure Classification

Arithmetical Number Series

Non Verbal Series

Abstract Ideas

Symbols and their relationships

Arithmetical Computation

Other Analytical functions

B).General Awareness:

Knowledge of Current Events

Questions related to India and neighbouring countries





Economic Scene

General Polity

Indian Constitution

Scientific Research

C).English Language & Comprehension:



Sentence Structure




Writing ability would also be tested

How to APPLY for SSC Recruitment?

1).Candidates can apply for this SSC Recruitment 2014 Stenographers either through ONLINE or OFFLINE (by post)

2).Candidates are requested to open Notification which is attached below first

3).Candidates are required to go through following Annexure before submitting application for SSC Recruitment 2014

Candidates applying through ONLINE: Refer Page 16 in Notification (Annexure – IIB)

Candidates applying through OFFLINE: Refer Page 15 in Notification (Annexure – IIA)

4).Candidates will be instructed step by step in the above 16 and 15 pages candidates who applying through ONLINE and OFFLINE Respectively

5).For applying ONLINE Candidates:

Photograph: 4 KB to 12 KB (100*120 i.e., 100 width* 120 height)

Signature: 1 KB to 12 KB (140*60 i.e., 140 width * 60 height)

6).Apply on or before closing date, Applications reached after last date will be absolutely rejected

Click here for SSC Official Notification

Click here to APPLY for PART-I

Click here to APPLY for PART-II

Note: Candidates are required to first do PART-I registration and then move forward to PART-II Registration.

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