SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018

SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018 – Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released SSC Stenographer application form on October 22, 2018. The last date to fill online SSC Stenographer application form 2018 was November 19 (till 5 pm). However, due to issues faced by candidates while filling the application form on November 19, the Commission has extended the last date of submission by one day. Therefore, candidates can fill the application form till November 20. Applicants can pay their examination fees online till November 21. The last date to pay the application fees offline is November 26, 2018 provided the challan has been generated on or before November 21.  It is mandatory to enter Aadhaar Card Number/ Aadhaar Enrollment Number while filling SSC Stenographer 2018 application form. Candidates who do not have Aadhaar Card will have to enter ID numbers of Voter Card/ PAN Card/ Passport/ Driving License/ School/ College ID/ Employer ID or left thumb impression.

Application fee is Rs. 100 for general and OBC category which can be paid online and offline. SC/ST/PwD/Ex-servicemen/women candidates are exempted from paying the fee. SSC Stenographer 2018 application form can be filled in two parts – One-Time registration and filling of detailed application form. According to SSC Stenographer eligibility criteria, candidates should be at least 18 and must have completed class 12. Read this article to know the procedure of filling the SSC Stenographer application form.

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SSC Stenographer Application Dates 2018 

Candidates can check the dates related to SSC Stenographer application form 2018 from the table given below.



SSC Stenographer 2018 application form releases on

 October 22, 2018

Last date to submit SSC Stenographer application form 2018

November 20, 2018 (5 pm)

Last date of online fee payment

November 21, 2018 (5 pm)

Last date to generate the challanNovember 21, 2018 (5 pm) 
Last date to pay the fees through Challan November 26, 2018 (5 pm)

How to fill SSC Stenographer application form 2018?

The application form of SSC Stenographer can be filled in two parts – Part A and Part B. Candidates can check below the steps to fill SSC Stenographer 2018 application form.




Part A: Registration

To apply successfully for SSC Stenographer 2018, candidates should start by registering for the exam. In this step, candidates are required to fill basic information such as name, date of birth, parents’ name, roll number of class 10 Board exam, gender then continue to upload their photograph and signature. Upon submitting the required details, candidates will receive registration ID and password on their registered mobile number. Registering for Staff Selection Commission is a one-time process and candidates who have already registered for any exam conducted by SSC before are not required to register again for SSC Stenographer. Instead, they should proceed to the part of filling the application form.

SSC Stenographer Application Form Photographs and signature specification


File Format

File Size

Photograph of candidate


4 KB to 20 KB

Signature of candidate


1 KB to 12 KB

Part B: Filling of SSC Stenographer Application Form

After successfully registering, candidates can proceed to fill the online application using registration ID and password. The application form includes filling various details like education qualification, preference of post, choice of centre, etc.

Step 1: Filling of required details

In this section, candidates must provide all details asked while filling the application form. Applicants must fill information such as educational qualifications of applicants, posts candidates have applied under, etc. 

Step 2: Selection of Exam Centre

Candidates can choose exam centres as per their preference while filing SSC Stenographer application form 2018. Candidates must be careful while selecting exam centres as a request for changes in the same will not be entertained by the Commission after submitting the application form.

Step 3: Payment of fee

Having selected exam centres, applicants can now choose the mode of payment. Candidates can pay the fee both online or offine. Applicants can pay their fee online through SBI net banking or using credit/debit card of any bank. To pay the fee offline, candidates need to take printout of challan generated online after completion of the application form and deposit the fee in the designated branch of State Bank of India.

Structure of Application Fee



General and OBC candidates

Rs. 100

SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen and women candidates

No fees

Step 4: Signing of the declaration form

At the bottom of the application, the page candidate needs to agree to the declaration and then submit the form. Applicants can now print the application form and reserve it for future references.

How to edit SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018?

If candidates find discrepancies in the information provided by them during registration, they can correct the same before moving forward to fill the application form. The Commission allow applicants to edit information including name, father’s name, mother’s name, date of birth, gender and roll number of class 10 only once after registration. After the submission of SSC Stenographer 2018 application form, request for any further changes in the details are not allowed by the commission. 

SSC Stenographer Application form 2018 - FAQs

Q. Will the application form of SSC Stenographer 2018 be available offline?

Ans: SSC Stenographer application form 2018 has been released in online mode only.

Q. I have already registered for SSC CGL 2018. Do I need to register again to apply for SSC Stenographer?

Ans: Registering for exams conducted by Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is a one-time registration process. If you have already registered for SSC CGL 2018, you do not need to register again for SSC Stenographer. Instead, you should proceed to fill the application form using registration ID and password generated while registering for the exam.

Q. Is it necessary to fill both parts of the application form?

Ans: Yes, it is mandatory to fill both parts – Part A and Part B of SSC Stenographer application form 2018. Part A is necessary if you have not registered for any exam conducted by SSC previously. It is also essential to fill Part B of the application form as the application process will be considered incomplete if candidates do not fill all the particulars mentioned in the application form.

Q. Will I be able to edit information provided in the application form after submission of the same?

Ans: No, the Commission will not entertain requests for changes in any part of the application form after candidates have submitted the same.

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