The Staff Selection Commission is an authorized organization, working under the Government of India. The SSC does all the required procedures for recruitment of candidates into various posts. The SSC recruits applicants for various posts in Departments & Ministries in Government of India.Candidates are selected based upon their performance in the exams conducted by SSC. Vacancies for Stenographer Grade 'C' and Stenographers Grade 'D' are in Ministries/Departments of Central Government, including in their attached/subordinate offices located in States and the Union Territories, all over the country.
The mode of Exam is currently Offline. The exam is conducted in two stages : Written Examination and Stenography Test/Skill Test.
Skill test in Stenography : Candidates who obtain the qualifying marks in the Written Examination, are called for the Skill Test. The candidates are given one dictation for 10 minutes in English/Hindi at the speed of 100 w.p.m. for the post of Stenographer Grade 'C' and 80 w.p.m., for the post of Stenographer Grade 'D'.