EPFO SSA & Stenographer Recruitment 2023: Notification, Exam Date, Apply Online

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 25th, 2023

EPFO SSA Notification 2023 Out: On 22nd March 2023, the Employees’ Provident Fund Organization posted an advertisement for the recruitment of 2859 post of Social Security Assistants (SSA) and Stenographers.

Candidates who are interested in applying for the EPFO SSA recruitment 2023 must be aware of all the important details related to the exam. Candidates who meet the eligibility requirements for EPFO notification 2023 can apply online from 27th March 2023. Check this article to know the complete details regarding EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023.

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Notification

The Employees Provident Fund Organization has released the EPFO SSA Notification 2023 to recruit eligible candidates for Social Security Assistant and Stenographer posts. The exam conducting authority has released the notification for 2859 vacancies. Interested & eligible candidates can apply online from 27th March 2023 and the last date for apply online is 26th April 2023.

Download EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Short Notice

Download EPFO SSA 2023 Notification PDF

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Important Dates

EPFO Notification 2023 released on 22nd March 2023 for the aspirants along with other important dates. Following are the events that the organization has announced in advance for the convenience of the aspirants. Check the important dates related to EPFO Recruitment 2023 below.



EPFO Recruitment Notification 2023 Release Date

22 March 2023

EPFO Online Application Start

27 March 2023 

EPFO Last Date to Apply Online

26 April 2023

EPFO SSA Apply Online

The online application for EPFO Recruitment 2023 will be started from 27th March 2023 and it will end on 26th April 2023. Click on the link below to apply online for EPFO SSA & Stenographer.

Direct Link For UPSC EPFO SSA Application Form 2023

EPFO SSA Vacancy Detail 2023

EPFO has announced 2859 vacancies for the post of Social Security Assistants (SSA) and Stenographer out of which there are a total of 2674 posts of Social Security Assistants (SSA) and 185 posts of Stenographer. Check the vacancies in the table below.

Post Name

No. of Vacancies

Social Security Assistants (SSA)






EPFO SSA Eligibility Criteria 2023

The EPFO SSA eligibility criteria are defined by the officials of the Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO). It is mandatory for all candidates to fulfill the required norms in order to participate in the EPFO SSA recruitment process.

Candidates failing to fulfill the EPFO SSA eligibility criteria at any stage will be debarred immediately and won’t be entertained further. Thus, make sure you follow the EPFO SSA criteria as described below before and enroll for the exam.


The candidate must be either –

  • A Citizen of India or
  • A subject of Nepal or
  • A subject of Bhutan or
  • A Tibetan Refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 to permanently settle in India or
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam intending to settle in India permanently provided that a candidate belonging to categories (ii), (iii), (iv) & (v) above shall be a person in whose favour the Government of India has issued a certificate of eligibility.

EPFO SSA Age Limit

The EPFO Age limit criteria for the general category are mentioned below.

Minimum Age Limit

Maximum Age Limit



Educational Qualification

The Educational Criteria for Social Security Assistants (SSA) and Stenographer post is described in the table below.

Post Name

Educational Criteria

Social Security Assistant

The candidates should hold a Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University

Essential- Typing Speed of 35 wpm in English or 30 wpm in Hindi on Computer


The candidates should be 12th passed from a recognized Board

The candidates must have Skill Test Norms

EPFO SSA Application Fee

The application fee for various categories for EPFO Recruitment 2023 is mentioned in the table below.



SC/ST/PWD/ Departmental Candidates, Female Candidates & Economically Weaker Section


Other Category

₹ 700



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