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SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020, SSC Stenographer 2020 Exam Pattern, SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020 FAQs
SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020 : The information about Staff Selection Commission Syllabus for official website. Stenographer "C" and "D" Grade post exam is computer based test. Its topic General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness and English Language & Comprehension. 

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020

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Highlights of SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020

Computer-Based Examination

General Intelligence & Reasoning

It would include questions of both verbal and nonverbal 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.

General Awareness

Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate’s general awareness of the environment around him and its application to society. Questions will also be designed to test knowledge of current events and of such matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to India and its Neighboring countries especially pertaining to Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Polity including Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research etc. These questions will be such that they do not require a special study of any discipline.

English Language & Comprehension

In addition to the testing of candidates' understanding of the English Language, its vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms and its correct usage, etc. his/her writing ability, would also be tested.

Skill test in Stenography

  • The candidates who are shortlisted in the Computer Based Examination will be required to appear in the Skill Test for 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‟. The matter will have to be transcribed on computer
  • Candidates who opt to take the Stenography Test in Hindi will be required to learn English Stenography and vice versa after their appointment, failing which their probation may not be cleared by appointing departments. Candidates have to work as English/ Hindi stenographers as per the functional requirement of the User Office irrespective of the medium of Skill Test of candidate during the examination.
  • The Skill Test will be held at the Commission‟s Regional Offices or at other Centre(s) as may be decided by the Commission
  • Detailed instructions, if any, regarding Skill Test will be provided by the concerned Regional Offices of the Commission to the candidates called for the Skill Test
  • Standard instructions regarding modality of evaluation of Skill Test is available at the Candidate‟s Corner Section on the Commission‟s website.

SSC Stenographer 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates preparing for the Stenographer exam must be well versed with the latest SSC Stenographer exam pattern. The exam pattern of the Stenographer is determined by the Staff Selection Commission itself.  
  • Question paper will be of Objective Type Multiple Choice only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi.
  • 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.
  • Marks scored by candidates in the Computer Based Examination will be normalized by using the formula published by the Commission vide Notice No: 1-1/2018-P&P-I dated 07-02-2019 and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit and cut-off marks.
  • Tentative Answer Keys of the Computer Based Examination will be placed on the website of the Commission after the Examination. Candidates may go through the Answer Keys and submit online representations, if any, within the time limit given by the Commission, on payment of Rs 100/- per question. Any representation regarding the Answer Keys received through the online modality within the time limit fixed by the Commission at the time of uploading of the Answer Keys will be scrutinized before finalizing the Answer Keys and the decision of the Commission in this regard will be final. Representations on the matter received through any other modalities e.g. letter, application, email, etc will not be entertained.
  • The dates of examination indicated in the Notice are tentative. Any change in the schedule of examination will be informed to candidates only through the website of the Commission
  • There shall be no provision for re-evaluation/ re-checking in the Examination. No correspondence in this regard shall be entertained.

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SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020 FAQs 

1. What is the syllabus of SSC Stenographer?
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8. What is the duration of computer-based exam?
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