SSC Stenographer Exam syllabus and Pattern 2018 – Download Pdf

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Stenographer Grade C & D Exam Syllabus and Exam Pattern are available on this web portal. All Candidates who are appearing for SSC Stenographer is written Exam Syllabus 2018 and Exam Pattern can get on this website. We are providing the latest and complete SSC Stenographer Exam Syllabus 2018 details for the guidance of candidates. The Candidates who are appearing the written Examination will be getting an overview by referring the SSC Stenographer Syllabus details. Also, the SSC Stenographer Syllabus Pdf is also available for download from the link given below of this page. All Candidates can check for SSC Stenographer Syllabus & Exam Pattern to start their preparation for this exam.

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is going to conduct the online written Examination for the Stenographer. The SSC Stenographer online written examination Syllabus and Exam Pattern are explained in the sections following. However, in this article, we have mentioned cleared the SSC Stenographer Written Examination Pattern, Section wise topics, exam time duration, and the maximum marks for Stenographer Online exam 2018. Hence, go through the complete article and check the details. Later, don’t miss out to download the SSC Stenographer Syllabus pdf for free.

SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2018

Date    of


Part Subject No. of




Total Duration



I General Intelligence &


50 50

2 Hours

(2 hours and 40 minutes for the  candidates who are allowed the use of scribe as per Para-7 (a) and 7

(b) above)


General Awareness  




English             Language

and Comprehension




  • There will be negative marking for every wrong answer according to rule.

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018

In SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018 is consisting of the following subjects:

  1. General Intelligence & Reasoning
  2. General Awareness
  3. English Language and Comprehension

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018 for General Intelligence & Reasoning

It would include questions of both verbal and non-verbal 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.

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018 for 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.

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018 for English Language and 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.

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018 for Skill Test
  • Candidates who obtain the qualifying marks in the Examination as may be prescribed by the Commission will be called for the Skill Commission may also prescribe qualifying marks in each part of the  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 have to appear for the Skill Test in Stenography. The candidates will be given one dictation for  10 minutes in English/ Hindi at the speed of 100 words per minute (w.p.m) for the post of Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and  80 p.m. for the post of Stenographer Grade ‘D’. The matter will have to be transcribed on the computer. The transcription time is as follows:




Post Language

of         Skill Test

Time Duration

(in minutes)

Time          Duration      (in

minutes) for the candidates who are allowed the use  of  scribe in

the CBE (Para-7)



Grade ‘D’

English 50 70
2 Stenographer

Grade ‘D’

Hindi 65




Grade ‘C’

English 40 55
4 Stenographer

Grade ‘C’

Hindi 55


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