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SSC Stenographer 2020-21: Application Process Started, Apply till November 4; Direct Link Here

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Oct 10, 2020

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Aarushi Kalra

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October 10, 2020: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has started the application process for SSC Stenographer. Willing aspirants can apply till November 4, 2020 on the official website. Get a Direct Link in this article.

Candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can apply for the SSC Stenographer 2020-21 Grade C and D recruitment process. The last date to pay the online application fee is November 6, 2020 and the challan for offline payments can be generated till November 8, 2020.

Download: SSC Stenographer 2020 Sample Papers, Previous Years' Question Papers

SSC Stenographer 2020-21: Highlights

Staff Selection Commission conducts the SSC Stenographer 2020 recruitment examination to recruit candidates for Stenographer Grade C (Group B Non-Gazetted) and Stenographer Grade D (Group C) for various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India. 

For more details, check the SSC Stenographer 2020 highlights table below:

SSC Stenographer 2020-21 Highlights

Exam name

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) Stenographer 2020

Conducted by 

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) 

Mode of exam 


Exam purpose

Recruitment of Stenographer Grade C and Stenographer Grade D for various Ministries/ Departments/ Organizations in the Government of India

Eligibility requirement

Only those candidates who have required skills in stenography are eligible to apply

Exam stages

Computer Based Test and Skill Test

Exam duration 

Computer Based Test: 2 hours 

Negative marking 

0.25 marks

Official website

SSC Stenographer 2020-21 Important Dates

The application form is available on the official website of SSC till November 4, 2020. Students can pay the application fee by generating challan till November 8, 2020. 

SSC Stenographer 2020-21 Examination will be conducted from March 29, 2021, to March 31, 2021. For SSC Stenographer 2020-2021 Important Dates, refer to the table below:

SSC Stenographer 2020-21 Important Dates

Release of notification

October 10, 2020

Application form Availability

October 10, 2020, to November 4, 2020

Last date for online fee payment

November 06, 2020

Last date for generation of challan

November 08, 2020

Last date for offline fee payment

November 10, 2020

SSC Stenographer 2020-21 Examination

March 29, 2021, to March 31, 2021

Read:  SSC Stenographer 2020 Application Form, Registration Dates, Fees and Process

SSC Stenographer 2020 Application Fee

Students interested in appearing in SSC Stenographer Grade C and D Computer-based examination have to fill an online application form to apply. The application fee for the exam is INR 100. Students from Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes, Person with Abilities, Ex Servicemens, or Female Candidates are exempted from the fee payment.

After the submission of the application form, students will be issued their respective admit cards via online means through the SSC official website. 

Students can easily download their admit cards by login into the website by using their ID, name, and password. 

Check:  SSC Stenographer 2020 Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Marking Scheme and Books 

The SSC Stenographer Grade C and D are scheduled to be held in March 2021. The examination will cover sections such as General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, and English Language and Comprehension. 

Students have to answer the questions in the given time period. The total marks for the examination will be 200.

The SSC Stenographer Results will be soon declared after the commencement of the examination. 

Students will be selected on the basis of their examination scores. Shortlisted students will be called for the Skill Test in Stenography for further selection. 

According to candidates’ ability and performance in the skill test, students will be selected for the recruitment process for Staff Selection Commission Stenographer Grade D and C.

Read:  SSC Stenographer Preparation Tips, Important Books, and Sample Papers

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.