SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020

SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2020

SSC Stenographer 2020 application form will be available in 2020. So all the candidates who are going to participate the in the steno exam can find the SSC Stenographer Syllabus 2018. You can update your materials or books according to the syllabus of the SSC for Stenographer post. Here we are going to provide you the details information about the Stenographer Group C as well as Stenographer Group D Exam topics and details information about the exam pattern, selection procedure and important reference book for the SSC Stenographer 2-18 exam.

About SSC Stenographer 2020

SSC Steno exam will be conducted in the 2 phases. The first phase of the SSC Stenographer in the Online Test while the second phase of the SS Stenographer is the skill test. The online test will be MCQ question based on the  General Intelligence (Reasoning Questions), General Awareness and English Language and Comprehension.On the other hand skill test is the typing test on the computer in Hindi as well as in English. Skill test of the Group ‘C’ and Group ‘D’ is also different. Here are the complete details regarding the Steno syllabus of the SSC.

SSC Stenographer 2020 MCQ Test Syllabus

SubjectsNo. of Qns.Total


General Intelligence (Reasoning Questions)5050
General Awareness5050
English Language and Comprehension100100
General Intelligence (Reasoning Questions)5050

The MCQ test is the first phase of the SSC Stenographer test. This phase consists of the 100 question from the General Intelligence (Reasoning Questions), General Awareness and English Language and Comprehension. The time duration of this phase will be the 120 minutes. There is also negative marking.

SSC Stenographer General Intelligence & Reasoning syllabus 

The General Intelligence & Reasoning section includes both the verbal and non-verbal types of the question. The candidates are advised to cover all the below topic in order to get success in this section. There will be 50 question from the following topic in your steno exam

 S. NoTopic
 1Analogies, Similarities, And Differences
 2Space Visualization
 6Decision Making
 7Visual Memory
 8Discriminating Observation
 9Relationship Concepts
 10Arithmetical Reasoning
 11Verbal and Figure Classification
 12Arithmetical Number Series, Non-Verbal Series etc

SSC Stenographer General Awareness syllabus

The SSC steno General Awareness test is used to check the General Knowledge and the Current affairs information of the candidates. Candidates can practice the MCQ question of the below topic and apart from that e is also advised to read the newspaper in order to perform well in this exam.

 S. No.Topic
 1India and its Neighboring countries
 2Especially pertaining to Sports
 3History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene
4General Polity including Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research etc
 5Current Affairs

SSC Stenographer English Language and Comprehension syllabus

This is most important section. The weight of this section is 100. Candidate are advised to strong your below topic in order to perform well in the Stenographer exam

 S. NoTopic
 1Active and passive voice
 2Synonyms and antonyms
5Fill in the blanks
 6Direct and Indirect Conversion
 7Comprehension passage
 9Miss-spelled words detection
 10Cloze passage

SSC Stenographer 2020 Group ‘C’ & Group ‘D’ skill test syllabus

Those candidates who cleared the first round of the SSC need to appear in the SSC Steno skill test round. The skill test round of the SSC Steno will be held in 2020. Following is the pattern of the skill test syllabus of the SSC steno for group c as wee as for the group d

Category of PostDesired speedAllowed duration
Grade ‘C’100 words per minute40 minutes ( English )55 Minutes ( Hindi )
Grade ‘D’80 words per minute50 minutes (English)65 minutes (Hindi)

Candidate can practice this section online on their personal computer before appearing for this exam.