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STENO is not a difficult course, but you will need good coaching to understand the concepts better and get valuable guidance. And ASTRAL INSTITUTE FOR COMPETITIVE EXAMINATION is one such STENO Institute that understands the needs of the exam and the students.  

SSC Stenographer Qualifying Criteria

  • To be eligible for the Tier-II Skill test, candidates must achieve the cut-off marks in Tier-I (CBT). The SSC Stenographer Syllabus is mentioned in the table above. 
  • The cut-off marks are different for Tier-I (CBT) for Grade ‘C’ and Grade ‘D.’ 
  • Candidates who score higher than the Grade ‘C’ cut-off will be able to take both the Grade ‘C’ and Grade ‘D’ Tier-II skill examinations. Candidates who meet the Grade ‘D’ cut-off marks will be eligible to undertake just the Tier-II Grade ‘D’ skill test. 
  • The Shorthand skill test is only for qualification purposes, and the final merit list will be based on Tier-I scores (CBT). 
  • General Category candidates are allowed 5% for Grade ‘C’ and 7% for Grade ‘D’ mistakes in the skill test, while OBC/SC/ST/Ex-serviceman and other reserved categories are allowed 5% for Grade ‘C’ and 10% for Grade ‘D’ mistakes. 

Stenographer Syllabus

Candidates who want to attempt the SSC Steno exam must be familiar with all the topics covered in each subject. They will undoubtedly be able to achieve excellent scores in the examination if they study all the topics listed under each subject. 

General Intelligence & Reasoning Syllabus 

Assorted topics included in the SSC Stenographer Syllabus for General Intelligence and Reasoning section of the CBT (Computer Based Test) are tabulated below: 

SSC Steno Syllabus for General Intelligence and Reasoning SSC Steno Syllabus for General Intelligence and Reasoning 
Analogies Discriminating Observation 
Similarities and Differences Relationship Concepts 
Space Visualization Arithmetic Reasoning 
Problem-solving Verbal and Figure Classification 
Analysis Arithmetical Number Series 
Judgment Non-verbal Series 
Decision Making Abstract Ideas and Symbols 
Visual Memory Relationship, Arithmetic Computation, Analytical Functions of Abstract Ideas and Symbols. 

General Awareness Syllabus 

The SSC Stenographer Syllabus for General Awareness section of the CBT is as under: 

SSC Steno Syllabus for General Awareness SSC Steno Syllabus for General Awareness 
Indian History – Indian Independence Movement, Mughal Empire, etc. Government Policies and Schemes 
Indian Polity Indian Economy 
Indian Geography – Soil in India, Indian Crops, Farming and Irrigation in India, Indian Rivers, etc. Countries, Currencies, and Capitals 
Indian Constitution and Scientific Research Days and Events 
Art and Culture; Science and Technology Events and Affairs of National and International Importance 
India and World Economics Scenes Indian Neighboring Countries’ Sports 
Awards and Honours Books and Authors 

English Language and Comprehension Syllabus 

The SSC Stenographer Syllabus for the English language and Comprehension section of the CBT is as under: 

SSC Steno Syllabus for English Language and Comprehension SSC Steno Syllabus for English Language and Comprehension 
Basic English Grammar and Sentence Structure Sentence Correction 
Parts of Speech – Noun, Pronoun, Verb, Preposition, Conjunction, etc. Phrases and Idioms 
Articles Antonyms and Synonyms 
Active and Passive Voice Spotting Errors 
Direct and Indirect Speech Para Jumbles 
Fill in the Blanks Phrase Replacement 
Cloze Test Comprehension Reading