SSC Stenographer Grade C and Grade D Exam Pattern 2020 - 2021
While looking at the notification candidates generally lookout for the examination pattern because the exam pattern defines the whole exam. While looking at the SSC Stenographer Grade C and Grade D exam you will understand the format of the exam and the sections that are involved in it. SSC Stenographer exam pattern involves three sections - English Language and Comprehension, General Intelligence & Reasoning and General Awareness. Two hours will be given for the SSC Stenographer exam. Complete details about the SSC Stenographer exam pattern is provided below.
- SSC Stenographer Grade C and Grade D exam will be Objective type multiple choice
- There will be a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every incorrect answer.
|Part||Subjects||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time Duration|
|I||General Intelligence and Reasoning||50||50||2 Hours (2 hours and 40 minutes for the candidates who are allowed use of scribe|
|III||English Language and Comprehension||100||100|
Skill Test in Stenography
If you qualify the written examination, you will be called out for the Skill test in stenography. A total of ten minutes will be given to you for dictation in English or Hindi as opted by you while filling out the SSC application form.
- Speed for the post of Stenographer Grade C is 100 words per minute.
- Speed for the post of Stenographer Grade D is 80 words per minute.
Complete details related to the Skill test is given in the tabular form below.
|S. No.||Post||Language of Skill Test||Time Duration (in minutes)||Time Duration (in minutes) for the candidates who are allowed use of scribe in the CBE|
|1||Stenographer Grade D||English||50||70|
|2||Stenographer Grade D||Hindi||65||90|
|3||Stenographer Grade C||English||40||55|
|4||Stenographer Grade C||Hindi||55||75|