SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018 – Download Steno Grade C & D Exam Pattern


SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018

SSC Stenographer Syllabus is now available on this page. Candidates who are going to appear in the Steno Exam they can download complete syllabus from this page by the direct link. The smart and good candidates always aware to know the exam syllabus and exam pattern in advance. The Link of downloading SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018 is given below on this page. Read this full page to know more about the SSC Steno Exam Pattern details.

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The Staff Selection Commission has released recruitment Notification to recruit candidates on the Group “C” & “D” Posts. Large Numbers of candidates have filled up their application form to make their career in the SSC. Now candidates who are wants to know Download SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018, they get it from this page in pdf  format. Here we are advising check the official syllabus before start your preparation.

SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern

Paper-I will be based on Computer based mode. Candidates who get qualifying marks in the Written Examination will only be called for the Skill Test. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

The SSC Stenographer Examination will be consist of Two Paper as is indicated below

Paper-I:- Written Examination
Paper-II:- Skill Test


No. Of Question Maximum Marks

Time Duration

General Intelligence and Reasoning 50 50 2 Hours General Candidates

2 Hours and 40 Minutes for VH/OH  candidates

General Awareness 50 50
English Language and Comprehension 100 100

SSC Stenographer Syllabus Subject Wise

Paper-I exam will be based on Computer based mode. Paper-I will consist of Objective Type-Multiple choice questions only.

  • General Intelligence and Reasoning (50 Questions)
  • General Awareness (50 Questions)
  • English Language and Comprehension (100 Questions)

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General Intelligence and Reasoning: It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal type. The test will include questions on following topics.

  • Analogies
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Space Visualization.
  • Arithmetic Number Series.
  • Non-Verbal Series.
  • Coding and Decoding.
  • Statement Conclusion
  • Problem Solving.
  • Analysis.
  • Judgement.
  • Decision Making.
  • Visual Memory.
  • Similarities and Differences.
  • Relationship Concepts.
  • Arithmetical Reasoning.
  • Figural Classification.
  • Discrimination.
  • Observation.
  • Classification.
  • Number and Figural Series.
  • Numerical Operations.
  • Symbolic Operations.
  • Space Orientation and Visualization.
  • Venn Diagrams.
  • Drawing inferences.
  • Numerical and Symbolic Operations.

General Awareness: There is no definite syllabus for this section. Anything can be asked from anywhere. But most of the question belongs to History, Polity, Economics, General Science, Current Affairs etc.

  • Science and Technology
  • Indian Constitution
  • Geography
  • Personalities in News
  • History
  • Polity
  • Economy
  • Current events–International, National and Local
  • Sports GK

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English Language and Comprehension: This section tests correct English, basic comprehension and writing ability, etc.

  • Fill In The Blanks.
  • Synonyms.
  • Antonyms.
  • Spelling/Detecting Incorrect/Correct Words.
  • Idioms & Phrases.
  • One Word Substitution.
  • Sentences Improvement.
  • Active/passive voice.
  • Direct/Indirect Narration.
  •  Sentence Parts Arrangement.
  • Sentences  Shuffling in a passage.
  • Cloze Test.
  • Comprehension passage.

SSC Stenographer Exam Skill Test

Candidates who get qualifying marks in the Written Examination will only be called for the Skill Test. Skill Test Will be only Qualifying Nature. 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 Skill Test will be 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)

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Mode Of Selection

Candidates will be shortlisted for the skill test on the basis of their performance in the Written Examination. Candidates who qualify in the skill test will be recommended for appointment by the Commission on the basis of total marks in the Written Examination.

SSC Stenographer 2018 Preparation Tips

SSC Stenographer 2018 Exam is going to a very tough exam. It is a very Popular and Reputed job in government departments. Many of lakhs candidates applied for the SSC Steno Exam but a few candidates get their success. So it is very important to study in a strategic manners. Therefore our expert team is suggest some useful Preparation guide .So Preparation Tips is followed:

  • Determination about your goal.
  • Do smart hard work.
  • Regular Study and Practice is the main key of success of this exam.
  • Study Topic wise syllabus.
  • Keep Revision of topics.
  • Practice a lot of Previous year Exam test paper and Mock Test Paper.
  • A very good Exam strategy.
  • Give your 100% effort to get through this exam.

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