SSC Steno Exam Pattern 2019 Grade C & D Tier 1 CBT and Skill Test

SSC Steno Exam Pattern The Staff Selection Commission conducts Stenographer exam for grade C and grade D. The candidates who have passed 12th class from any recognized board are eligible to apply for this exam. There are about 1100 vacancies available. SSC Stenographer exam pattern offers a secure future along with many other benefits and that is why the competition for this exam is very high. Candidates can check the Steno Notification from here. The exam is divided into 2 sections out of which 1st section will be conducted online and in that paper candidate need to answer 200 objectives based questions. In 2nd section there will be a typing test for grade C and D position. The other useful details of SSC Steno Exam Pattern are as follows:

Stenographer Grade C Exam Pattern Steno Syllabus Stenographer Grade D Exam Pattern

Steno Exam Pattern Important Dates

Activity Dates
Release of Official Notification 20/09/2019
Online Application Start 20/09/2019
Last Date to Apply Online 18/10/2019
Tier 1 Exam Date 05/05 – 07/05/2020

SSC Steno Exam Pattern

SSC Stenographer exam pattern is divided into 2 sections as per the tiers of the exam. However, there is no type of differentiation in the Stenographer Grade C Exam Pattern and Stenographer Grade D Exam Pattern. Candidates can check the Steno Syllabus from here. Here are the complete details provided as below.

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2019-20 Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’ Exam Pattern PDF Download

SSC Steno Tier 1 Exam Pattern

CBT (Computer Based Test): It’s an online exam of 200 marks where the candidate is supposed to answer 100 questions of 1 mark each. There is negative marking ¼ marks for each wrong answer. The total time given for the exam will be 120 minutes.

Section Questions Marks
Intelligence & Reasoning 50 50
General Awareness 50 50
English Comprehension 100 100
Total 200 200

SSC Steno Skill Test Pattern

Skill Test: The candidate is supposed to attend a dictation of 10 minutes in English and Hindi where he supposed to type at the speed of 100 words per minutes to be eligible for grade C and at the speed of 80 words per minute to be eligible for grade D.

Post Language Time
Grade D English 70
Hindi 90
Grade C English 55

SSC Steno Best Books

The candidates need to prepare for the exam with the most efficient and genuine study material for the Stenographer tier 1 online examination CBT. You need to refer to the most entrusted books for your preparation of the exam. Here you can check the Best Books for SSC Steno Exam of tier 1 online Computer Based Test CBT. Click on the hyperlink above to check out the Best Study Material and Preparation Tips. Candidates can check some of the BEst Books from below.

Best Books

SSC Steno Exam Date

The official notification for the recruitment of Stenographers Grade C and Grade D is issued along with the complete details of the exam and recruitment process. These complete details are mentioned on the front top of the notification from the beginning. Also, we would like to tell you that the Online Tier 1 Computer Based Test SSC Steno Exam Date is from 05th May to 07th May 2020. However, you can visit the official notification too for more information of it. Candidates can check the preparation tips of the Exam from below.

SSC Steno Preparation Tips

Important Points for Candidates

  • Download and solve previous question papers to get better results in exam.
  • Note down the topics which are taking your more and least time and make a strategy increase your speed.
  • Make yourself up to date with the things going around by dedicating some time for news reading and surfing education websites.
  • Make sure you spend at least 1 hour daily with keyboard to improve your typing speed along the accuracy.
  • Take dictation test often improve your hearing ability. You can take the use of news channels.

Last Updated: 11/01/2020.