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SSC STENOGRAPHERS (GRADE C AND D) EXAMINATION Exam Pattern

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SCHEME OF EXAMINATION : The examination will consist of a online examination and skill test on stenography for the post of STENOGRAPHERS (GRADE ‘C’ & ‘D’)

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(A) SCHEME OF THE WRITTEN EXAMINATION AND SYLLABUS

The online examination will consist of one objective type paper as shown below :
 

Part Subject Maximum Marks Number of
questions
Total Duration/Timing
I General Intelligence And Reasoning 50 50 2 Hours
II General Awareness 50 50
III English Language and Comprehension 100 100

 




Total Duration/Timing for Visually Handicapped candidates 2hours 40 minutes

NOTE-I : The Paper will consist of Objective Type Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi except in Part III .

NOTE-II: 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 questions.

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(B) SKILL TEST for STENOGRAPHY :

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 and the Commission will fix the qualifying standards in the skill test for different categories of candidates.

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 computer only. The transcription time is as follows:-
For Stenographer Grade ‘D’ : 50 minutes ( English )
65 minutes ( Hindi )
For Stenographer Grade ‘C’: 40 minutes ( English )
55 Minutes ( Hindi )

Note :
1. If the candidates do not indicate the medium of STENOGRAPHY TEST in Column No.14 of the Application Form, the Commission will consider ENGLISH as the medium of STENOGRAPHY TEST for such candidates and the candidates will not be allowed to change the medium at a subsequent stage.

2. There is no exemption from skill test for any category of candidates.
3. Candidates who opt to take the Stenography Test in Hindi will be required to learn English Stenography and vice versa after their appointment.
4. 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’.
5. The SKILL TEST will be held at the Commission’s Regional/Sub Regional Offices or at other Centres as may be decided by the Commission.
6. 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.