SSC Stenographer Vacancy 2023 | 1207 Stenographer Exam Date Grade C & D Posts

SSC Stenographer Vacancy 2023 has a released a recruitment notification on the official website on 2nd August 2023 for 1207 vacancies.

The staff Selection Commission (SSC) has published an advertisement for SSC Stenographer vacancy 2023 for 1207 posts Grade C & D. Stenographer online application starting on 2nd August 2023 to 23rd August 2023. According to the official notification, SSC Stenographer exam will be held on the 12th and 13th October 2023. Interested and eligible candidates download official advertisement for SSC Stenographer PDF link.

SSC Stenographer Vacancy 2023 Overview

Recruitment Authority : Staff Selection Commission (SSC)
Name of Exam : SSC Stenographer 2023
No of Post : 1207 Posts
Name of Post : Grade C and D
Category : Govt. Jobs
Selection Process : Written Exam, Skill Test
Exam Type : National Level
Exam Mode : Computer Based and Skill Test
Official Website :

SSC Stenographer Eligibility 2023

Educational Qualification : Candidates must have passed 12th standard or equivalent examination from a recognized Board or University.


  • The candidate must be a citizen of India.
  • Nepali, Bhutanese, and Indian Origin candidates are also eligible to apply.

SSC Stenographer Age Limit

Stenographer Grade ‘C’: 18 to 30 years as on 01.08.2023, Candidates born not before 02.08.1993 and not later than 01.08.2005 are eligible to apply.
Stenographer Grade ‘D’: 18 to 27 years as on 01.08.2023, Candidates born not before 02.08.1996 and not later than 01.08.2005 are eligible to apply.

SSC Stenographer Age Relaxation

The age relaxation for the reserved categories is as follows:

SC/ST: 5 years
OBC: 3 years
PwD: 10 years
Ex-servicemen: 3 years

SSC Stenographer Application Fees

The application fees for SSC Stenographer 2023:

General/OBC: Rs. 100/-
SC/ST/PH/Female: No fee
The application fee can be paid online through debit card, credit card, or net banking. The application fee is non-refundable.

SSC Stenographer Selection Process

The selection process for SSC Stenographer 2023

Stage 1: Computer-Based Test (CBT)

The CBT will be a multiple-choice question (MCQ) based test. It will be conducted online in Hindi and English.
The CBT will be of 200 marks and will have 200 questions. The duration of the CBT will be 2 hours.

The CBT will be divided into the following sections:

General Awareness (GA) – 50 questions
English Language – 50 questions
Reasoning Ability – 50 questions
There will be negative marking equal to one-third of the marks allotted to the question for each wrong answer in the Computer Based Examination.

The qualifying marks for the CBT will be different for the Grade C and Grade D posts. The qualifying marks will be announced by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) after the CBT.

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 words 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.

How To Apply For SSC Stenographer Notification 2023

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online by visiting the official website, Eligible candidates read the official notification before online apply. Here, provide the official web-links are below.

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Important Dates For SSC Stenographer Recruitment

Stenographer Grade ‘C’ & ‘D’ Examination, 2023

  • Dates for submission of online applications- 02.08.2023 to 23.08.2023
  • Last date and time for receipt of online applications- 23.08.2023 (2300 hours)
  • Last date and time for making online fee payment- 23.08.2023 (2300 hours)
  • Date of ‘Window for Application Form Correction’ and online payment of Correction Charges- 24.08.2023 to 25.08.2023 (2300 hours)
  • Schedule of Computer Based Examination- October 2023


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What are the eligibility criteria for the SSC Stenographer 2023 exam?

The minimum educational qualification required for the SSC Stenographer 2023 exam is 12th pass from a recognized board or university. The age limit for the exam is 18-30 years for Grade C and 18-27 years for Grade D.

What are the two stages of the SSC Stenographer 2023 selection process?

The SSC Stenographer 2023 selection process has two stages: a Computer Based Test (CBT) and a Skill Test. The CBT will be held on October 12 and 13, 2023. The Skill Test will be held for those candidates who qualify the CBT.

What are the different types of posts available for SSC Stenographers?

There are two types of posts available for SSC Stenographers: Grade C and Grade D. Grade C Stenographers are responsible for transcribing official documents and correspondence. Grade D Stenographers are responsible for taking dictation and transcribing it into typed documents.

What are the exam dates for the SSC Stenographer 2023 exam?

The exam dates for the SSC Stenographer 2023 exam are October 12 and 13, 2023

What are the apply dates for the SSC Stenographer 2023 exam?

The apply dates for the SSC Stenographer 2023 exam are from August 2, 2023, to August 23, 2023.