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SSC Stenographer Notification 2023 (Out): Exam Date, Eligibility, Salary


SSC Stenographer Notification 2023: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) released the SSC Stenographer 2023 notification for Grade C (Group B Non-Gazetted) and Grade D (Group C) on August 02, 2023. The registration link for this recruitment is active from August 2, 2023, along with the release of the official notification. Eligible and interested candidates can fill out the application form on or before August 23, 2023. As per the latest calendar, the Computer Based Test (CBT) is scheduled to be conducted in October or November 2023.

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This exam is conducted to recruit candidates for General Central Service Group ‘C’ and ‘D’ Non-Gazetted posts in various Central Government Ministries/Departments in different States & Union Territories. The selection for the said posts will be made through a CBT & Skill Test. Read on to get complete details.

Latest Updates:
– SSC has activated the link to submit SSC Steno application form on August 2, 2023. The last date to apply online is August 23, 2023. Check out the official notice for more details.

SSC Stenographer Grade C and D 2023 Notification

The official notification for the SSC Stenographer Grade C and D Exam 2023 was released on August 02, 2023, on the official website, viz. ssc.nic.in. The notification was issued in PDF format and includes all relevant details, such as educational qualifications, application procedures, and the number of available vacancies. Once it gets released, candidates can download the same from the below link:

SSC Stenographer 2023 Exam Date

The tentative dates for SSC Steno for the recruitment cycle 2023-24 have been released in the SSC Calendar 2023. Check out the important dates from the below table:

Release of SSC Stenographer Official NotificationAugust 02, 2023
SSC Stenographer Apply Online Start DateAugust 02, 2023
Last Date for SSC Stenographer Application FormAugust 23, 2023
SSC Stenographer 2023 CBT ExaminationOctober or November 2023
SSC Stenographer Recruitment 2023 Results AnnouncementTo Be Announced
Skill Test DateTo Be Announced
SSC Stenographer 2023 Final Result DeclarationTo Be Announced

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Follow the below-mentioned steps to practice unlimited SSC Stenographer Grade C and D questions at Embibe:

  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.
  • 2nd Step: Use the mobile number/email to log in.
  • 3rd Step: Click on the menu bar “Getting a Government Job” 
  • 4th Step: Select the Goal “SSC” from the Dropdown and click “Next”.
  • 5th Step: Search and Select “SSC Stenographer Grade C and D” on the search bar and click “Next”.
  • 6th Step: Select the preferred language and click “Done”.
  • 7th Step: Click “Practice” from the Header Section.
  • 8th Step: Scroll down to the “Subjects” section.
  • 9th Step: Click on any SSC Stenographer Grade C and D subjects.
  • 10th Step: Scroll down to click on the chapters from the selected subject to begin the practice.

SSC Stenographer Vacancy

The number of vacancies for SSC Stenographer 2023 has been announced in the official notification. Till then, candidates can check out the vacancies for the recruitment year 2023 from the below table:

Stenographer Grade ‘C’85
Stenographer Grade ‘D’757

SSC Stenographer 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The SSC Stenographer eligibility criteria include factors such as educational qualification, age limit, and nationality that candidates must meet to be considered for the position. Let’s look at the important eligibility criteria below:


Candidates must be Indian citizens or any of the following categories:

  • A Subject of Nepal, or
  • A Subject of Bhutan, or
  • A Tibetan refugee who came to India before January 1, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  • A Person of Indian origin who migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Note: Provided that such candidates, except Indian citizens, must produce a certificate of eligibility issued by the Government of India at the time of appointment for their eligibility. 

Age Limit

Check the age limit criteria or SSC Stenographer Grade C and D posts below:

PostsAge Criteria
Stenographer Grade ‘C’18 to 30 Years
Stenographer Grade ‘D’18 to 27 Years

Education Qualification

Candidates must be at least a 12th pass from a recognised Board or University as their minimum educational qualification. After passing the SSC Stenographer 2023 exam, he/she must be able to produce the necessary documents when asked for verification.

How to Apply Online for SSC Stenographer 2023?

SSC Stenographer Application Process consists of three stages: ‘ Online Registration’, ‘Filling of Application Form’, and ‘Fee Payment’. Check the steps to apply online for this recruitment below:

  • 1st Step: Visit the official website – ssc.nic.in.
  • 2nd Step: Click on the link ‘Register Now’ present on the right-hand side of the page (if candidates have not registered before on the SSC website).
  • 3rd Step: Enter the basic details such as ‘Name’, ‘Mobile Number’, ‘Email ID’, ‘Date of Birth’, and other necessary details. Submit the details.
  • 4th Step: A ‘Registration Number’ and ‘Password’ will be generated, and the same will be sent to the registered mobile Number and email ID.
  • 5th Step: Log in again using the credentials. Change the password after the first login.
  • 6th Step: Fill out the rest details.
  • 7th Step: Upload the scanned copy of the photograph and signature.
  • 8th Step: Click on ‘Final Submit’.
  • 9th Step: Pay the application fee payment.
  • 10th Step: Take a printout of the application form for future reference.

SSC Stenographer 2023 Application Fees

The application fees can be paid online through BHIM UPI, Net Banking, using Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit cards, or in cash at the SBI Branches by generating SBI Challan. Check the SSC Stenographer application fee details below:

CategoryApplication Fee
SC/ ST/ PWD/ ESM and Female CandidatesNo Fee
All OthersRs.100/-

SSC Stenographer 2023 Admit Card

The SSC Stenographer 2023 admit card will be released one to two weeks before the CBT on the regional website of SSC. Aspirants will be able to download the admit card using their Registration ID and Date of Birth. However, the SSC will not send any hard copy of the admit card by post.

SSC Stenographer 2023 Result

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) releases the SSC Stenographer results 2023 for each stage separately. Candidates will only get shortlisted for the next round if and only if they clear the previous round. The result will be released in the form of a merit list PDF. It consists of the list of roll numbers and names of the qualified candidates. We will update the result link once it gets released.

SSC Stenographer Salary

The basic pay scale for Grade ‘C’ posts is Rs. 9300 to Rs. 34800, and for Grade ‘D’ posts, it is Rs. 5200/- to Rs. 20200. Check the details of SSC Steno salary structure below:

SpecificationsGrade ‘C’ PostsGrade ‘D’ Posts
Pay ScaleRs. 9,300/- to Rs. 34,800/-Rs. 5,200/- to Rs. 20,200/-
Grade PayRs. 4,200/- or Rs. 4,600/- (Pay Grade 2)Rs. 2,400 (Pay grade 1)
Initial PayRs. 5,200/-Rs. 5,200/-
Total PayRs. 14,500/-Rs. 7,600/-

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FAQs on SSC Stenographer Notification 2023

Check the frequently asked questions on SSC Steno notification 2023 below:

Q: When will be the SSC Steno 2023 notification released?

A: The SSC Steno 2023 notification was released on August 02, 2023.

Q: When will the SSC Stenographer Grade C and D CBT exam be conducted?

A: The SSC Steno CBT exam will tentatively be conducted in October or November 2023.

Q: Which post preference is best for SSC Stenographer?

A: Stenographers in the Ministry of External Affairs, Central Board of Exercise and Customs, and Ministry of Corporate Affairs are among the best options candidates can keep at the top of post preference.

Q: What is the work of the SSC Stenographer?

A: The job role of a Stenographer is to transcribe speech in shorthand in meetings, press conferences, etc. They are posted in various departments/ ministries/organisations of Govt. of India

Q: What is the basic pay scale of Stenographer Grade C and D posts?

A: The basic pay scale for Stenographer Grade ‘C’ posts is Rs. 9,300-34,800, and for Grade ‘D’ posts, it is Rs. 5,200-20,200.

We hope this detailed article on SSC Stenographer Notification 2023 has provided you with all the information. Stay tuned to Embibe for the latest SSC Stenographer 2023 exam news and updates.

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