F.No.3/5/2016-(P&P-II): Staff Selection Commission will hold on Sunday, the 31st July 2016, an All India Open Competitive Examination for recruitment to the posts of Stenographer Grade „C‟ (Group „B‟ Non-Gazetted ) and Stenographer Grade „D‟(Group „C‟
Non-Gazetted). Candidates having required skills in stenography as explained in Para 11 (2) only need to apply. Admission Certificates for the written examination will not be issued to the candidates who declare in their Application that they do not possess skills in Stenography.
Important Date :– Date of Exam: 31-7-2016 Closing Date: 03-06-2016 (upto 5.00 P.M.)
2. Vacancies: Vacancies will be determined in due course and will be uploaded on the website of the Commission after finalization of vacancies. (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.
3. Reservation: Reservation for SC/ST/OBC/ExS/PH i.e. (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 Empowerment.
4. 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 2
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. 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.
Scheme of Examination: The examination will consist of a written examination and skill test in stenography.
Educational Qualifications ( As on 01.08.2016): Must have passed 12th Standard or equivalent from a recognized Board or University. As per Ministry of Human Resource Development Notification dated 10.06.1995 published in Gazette of India, all the degree/diplomas/certificates including technical education degree/diploma awarded through Open and Distance Learning mode of education by the Universities established by an Act of Parliament or State Legislature, Institutions Deemed to be Universities under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act 1956 and Institutions of National Importance declared under an Act of Parliament stand automatically recognized for the purpose of employment to posts and services under the Central Government provided they have been approved by the Distance Education Bureau, University Grants Commission.