SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2022: Download Syllabus PDF for Grade C/D Exams

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2022: Download Syllabus PDF for Grade C/D Exams

BySachin Awasthi  |  Updated on: Dec 29, 2021Read about the SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2022 for Grade C and Grade posts. Check the important topics that are covered in the exam for every subject for Tier & Tier 2 papers along with the exam pattern.
Read about the SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2022 for Grade C and Grade posts. Check the important topics that are covered in the exam for every subject for Tier & Tier 2 papers along with the exam pattern.
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SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2022 is explained to you here for all the subjects along with the exam pattern and marking scheme. Check the SSC Steno important topics for General Intelligence and Reasoning, General Awareness and English Language. Also, read about the SSC stenographer skill test syllabus for Grade C and D posts as prescribed by the SSC to qualify the exam. 

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2022

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2022: The SSC Stenographer Syllabus is released in detail along with the official SSC Stenographer notification. The SSC Stenographer exam consists of two stages, a written exam and a shorthand test (skill test). The candidates who will qualify the written exam will be eligible to appear for the SSC Steno skill test which is qualifying in nature. 

The SSC Stenographer Syllabus is the same for Grade C and Grade posts consisting of the following subjects for the written exam.

  • General Intelligence & Reasoning
  • General Awareness
  • English Language and Comprehension

Candidates who are willing to qualify the SSC Stenographer 2022 Exam should have a thorough knowledge of the syllabus and exam pattern that is given in this post. Know the SSC Stenographer syllabus and download the official pdf. 

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2022: Overview

Particulars

Details

Name of the ExamSSC Stenographer Grade C and Grade D Exam
Selection Process
  • CBT
  • Shorthand Skill Test
    (Qualifying in nature)
Language of CBT

Bilingual except for the English Language

Nature of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

No. of Questions

CBT Exam: 200

Maximum Marks

CBT: 200 Marks

Marking Scheme

  • Correct Answer: +1
  • Incorrect Answer: –0.25

Duration of Test

  • CBT: 2 Hours
  • Shorthand Skill Test Grade C: 40 Minutes
  • Shorthand Skill Test Grade D: 50 Minutes

SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern 2022

Before we discuss the SSC Stenographer syllabus, let us first have a brief idea about the exam pattern and marking scheme. SSC Stenographer is an online exam with an objective type paper, divided into three different sections. The exam will be conducted in online mode with objective type questions and it will consist of three different sections i.e. Reasoning, General Awareness, and English.

Subject

Questions

Maximum Marks

Total Duration

Time Allowed (VH/Cerebral Palsy)

General Intelligence & Reasoning 

50

50

2 hours

 

2 Hours 40 Mins.

 

General Awareness

50

50

General English

100

100

Read the SSC Stenographer Exam Pattern

SSC Stenographer Syllabus for General Intelligence & Reasoning

The SSC Stenographer syllabus for the General Intelligence & Reasoning section is given below. This section aims to test the candidate's verbal and non-verbal type reasoning. The topics covered in this section are mentioned below. 

  • Similarities & Differences
  • Analogies
  • Problem Solving
  • Space Visualization
  • Judgement
  • Analysis
  • Decision Making
  • Visual Memory
  • Relationship Concepts
  • Discriminating Observation
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Number Series
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Verbal & Figure Classification

Check: SSC Stenographer Cut Off

SSC Stenographer Syllabus for General Awareness

The SSC Stenographer syllabus for the General Awareness sections test candidates' knowledge about current affairs and static GK. Check the important topics that are covered in the SSC Stenographer GK section below. 

  • Current events
  • India & its neighbouring countries
  • History
  • Geography
  • General Polity with emphasis on Indian Constitution
  •  Indian Independence Movement
  • Awards and Honours/Books and Authors
  • Latest Appointments
  • Important Days and Events
  • Schemes launched by the Government of India
  • Art and Culture
  • Sports
  • Economics

SSC Stenographer Syllabus for English

The SSC Stenographer syllabus for the English Language tests the candidates’ understanding of basic knowledge of English that includes correct usage of language, writing ability, basic grammar, sentence structure, etc. The SSC Stenographer English Language syllabus consists of the following topics.

  • Basic understanding and concepts of English
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structuring
  • Synonyms & Antonyms
  • Writing Ability
  • Cloze test
  • Comprehension
  • Para Jumbles
  • Phrase Replacement
  • Spotting errors
  • Direct and Indirect Speech

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SSC Stenographer Skill Test & Stenography Test

The candidates who get a qualifying score in the written exam will have to appear for the SSC Stenographer Skill Test. The SSC Stenographer Cut Off marks for Grade C and Grade D varies.  

The candidates will be dictated a passage in English or Hindi as per the option filled by them in the application form at the following speed.

  • For SSC Stenographer Group ‘D’: 80 words per minute (w.p.m) for 8 Minutes
  • For SSC Stenographer Group ‘C’: 100 words per minute (w.p.m) for 10 Minutes

Transcription Time for SSC Stenographer Grade C and Grade D

PostLanguage of Skill TestTime DurationTime Duration for candidates
who are allowed the scribe
Stenographer Grade DEnglish50 Minutes70 Minutes
Stenographer Grade CHindi65 Minutes90 Minutes
Stenographer Grade CEnglish40 Minutes55 Minutes
 Stenographer Grade DHindi55 Minutes75 Minutes

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  • The SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2022 comprises of a written test followed by a shorthand skill test.

  • The SSC Stenographer Syllabus consists of the following section:

    • General Intelligence & Reasoning
    • General Awareness
    • English Language and Comprehension
  • Yes, the SSC Stenographer skill test is qualifying in nature.

  • No, the SSC Stenographer syllabus does not have Maths.  However, you may find 2-3 basic arithmetical questions in the Reasoning Ability section.

  • The SSC Stenographer comprises of 200 marks.

  • The SSC Stenographer Syllabus pdf is available for download here. The detailed topic-wise SSC Stenographer Syllabus is released in the notification.

     

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