“GOVERNMENT STRIVES TO HAVE A WORKFORCE WHICH REFLECTS GENDER BALANCE AND
WOMAN CANDIDATES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.”
The Staff Selection Commission will hold an open competitive Computer Based Examination for Recruitment of Stenographer Grade’C’ (Group ‘B’ Non-Gazetted) and Stenographer Grade ‘D’ (Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted) in the month of September 2017.
Candidates having required skills in stenography as explained in Para 12 (2) only need to
apply. Admission Certificates for the computer based examination will not be issued to the
candidates who declare in their Application that they do not possess skills in Stenography.
Vacancies: Vacancies will be determined in due course.
(a) Vacancies of Stenographer Grade ‘C’ and Stenographers Grade ‘D’ are in Ministries/Departments of Central Government, including their Attached/Subordinate offices located in States and Union Territories all over the country.
(b) The posts of Stenographers are not identified suitable for Hearing Impaired persons.
Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/ExS/Persons with disability (PWD) etc. categories is available
as per extant Govt. Orders. The posts of Stenographers Gr. ‘C’ have been identified suitable for the persons suffering from disabilities of One Arm (OA), One Leg (OL), Both Legs (BL), Blind (B) and LV (Low vision) as per guidelines of Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
The posts of Stenographers Gr. ‘D’ have been identified suitable for the persons suffering
from disabilities of One Arm (OA), One Leg (OL), One Arm and Leg(OAL) Both Legs(BL),
Blind (B) and LV(Low vision) as per guidelines of Ministry of Social Justice and
Nationality / Citizenship:
A candidate must be either:
(a) a citizen of India, or
(b) a subject of Nepal, or
(c) a subject of Bhutan, or
(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January,1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, East
African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania(Formerly Tanganyika
2 and Zanzibar),Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of
permanently settling in India.
Provided that a candidate belonging to categories (b), (c), (d) and (e) above shall be a person in whose favour a certificate of eligibility has been issued by the Government of India.
A candidate in whose case a certificate of eligibility is necessary may be admitted to the
Examination but the offer of appointment will be given only after the necessary eligibility certificate has been issued to him by the Government of India.
Age Limit: 18-27 years as on 01.08.2017.
Note-I: The upper age limit for the post of Stenographer Grade „C‟&‟D‟ is relaxable for Central Government Civilian Employees as per extant Government order.
Note-II: The crucial date of age limit is reckoned with reference to 01-08-2017. Candidates should note that the Date of Birth as recorded in the Matriculation/ Secondary Examination certificate or an equivalent certificate only, will be accepted by the Commission for determining the Age eligibility and no subsequent request for its change will be considered or granted.
- Date of Computer Based Examination: 04-09-2017 to 07-09-2017
- Closing Date for receipt of application: 15-07-2017 (upto 5.00 P.M.)