Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will conduct Stenographer Grade C & D Examination for recruitment in various Government Offices on 29 July 2012. The minimum qualification needed for the same is 12th pass from a recognised Board.
The examination will consist of a WRITTEN EXAMINATION and SKILL TEST in stenography. The written examination will consist of one objective type paper only comprises of 3 sets; Part I, Part II and Part III and of 2 hours of duration (2 hours 40 minutes for VH category candidates).
The examination will consist of a written examination (objective type) and skill test in stenography.
Scheme of Written Examination The subjects for the respective sets are mentioned below:
Total Duration/ Timing for General candidates is 2 hours (10 am to 12 noon); 2 hours 40 minutes (10 am to 12.40 pm) for Visually Handicapped candidates.
Note: 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.
Note: The Paper will consist of Objective Type- Multiple choice questions only. The questions except in Part III will be set both in English & Hindi.
Candidates who obtain qualifying marks in the Written Examination will have to appear for the stenography test which is qualifying in nature. The candidates will be given one dictation for 10 minutes in English/ Hindi which has to be transcribed on computer only.
Note: Candidates who opt to take the Stenography Test in Hindi will be required to learn English Stenography and vice versa after their appointment.
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 their performance in the Written Examination.
Syllabus for Stenographers (Grade ‘C' & ‘D') Examination 2012
NOTE: For VH candidates of 40% and above visual disability and opting for SCRIBE there will be no component of Maps/Graphs/Diagrams/Statistical Data in the General Intelligence & Reasoning/ General Awareness Paper.
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