SSC Stenographer Eligibility Criteria 2018
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SSC Stenographer Eligibility Criteria 2018 - Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has prescribed the eligibility criteria for SSC Stenographer. SSC Stenographer eligibility criteria 2018 are the set of norms in terms of nationality, age limit and educational qualification. According to SSC Stenographer eligibility criteria 2018, candidates age should be between 18 to 27 years and have completed their Class 10+2/HSC. Candidates must check eligibility criteria before filling the application form. The notification for SSC Stenographer 2018 will be released on September 29, 2018. The application form will be made available along with the notification. The Computer Based exam dates of SSC stenographer grade C & D has not been announced by SSC. Read below for more details on SSC Stenographer eligibility criteria 2018.

SSC Stenographer Eligibility Criteria 2018

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 African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika 2 and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Educational Qualification

Candidate must have passed Class 12/HSC or equivalent from a recognized board or university.

SSC Stenographer 2018 Age Limit

The minimum and maximum age limit as on August 1, 2018 for the SSC Stenographer is given below.

  • Minimum - 18 Years

  • Maximum - 27 Years

Age Relaxation for SSC Stenographer 2018

According to SSC Stenographer eligibility criteria 2018, Age relaxation is given to candidates. Candidates can check below the relaxation in age prescribed for various categories.

SSC Stenographer Age Relaxation 

Code No.

Category

Age Relaxation Permissible

01

SC/ST

5 years

02

OBC

3 years

03

PH

10 years

04

PH + OBC

13 years

05

PH + SC/ST

15 years

06

Unreserved/General category Ex-Servicemen

03 years after deducting the years of service from the actual age rendered by the applicant in the military as on 16 June 2018

07

OBC category Ex-Servicemen

06 years (3 years + 3 years) after deducting the years of service from the actual age rendered by the applicant in the military as on 16 June 2018

08

SC & ST Category Ex-Servicemen

08 years (3 years + 5 years) after deducting the years of service from the actual age rendered by the applicant in the military as on 16 June 2018

12

For Group “B” posts Candidates from General/Unreserved category who are Central Govt. Civilian Employees and have served for more than 3 years of regular and continuous service as on 16 June 2018

5 years

13

Candidates from OBC Category Who are Central Govt. Civilian Employees and have served for more than 3 years of regular service as on 16 June 2018

8 (5 +3) years

14

Candidates from SC/ST category who are Central Govt. Civilian Employees and have served for more than 3 years of regular and continuous service as on 16 June 2018

10 (5+5) years

15

For Group “C” posts Candidates from General/Unreserved category who are Central Govt. Civilian Employees and have served for more than 3 years of regular and continuous service as on 16 June 2018

Upto 40 years of age

17

Candidates from OBC Category Who are Central Govt. Civilian Employees and have served for more than 3 years of regular service as on 16 June 2018

Upto 43 years of age

19

Candidates from SC/ST category who are Central Govt. Civilian Employees and have served for more than 3 years of regular and continuous service as on 16 June 2018

Upto 45 years of age

21

Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 (unreserved/General)

5 years

22

Candidates who had ordinarily been domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir during the period from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989 (OBC)

8 years

23

SC/ST category candidates who resided in Jammu and Kashmir from 1st January 1980 to 31st December 1989

10 years

24

For Group “C” posts Unreserved/General category women candidates who are Widows/Divorced/ judicially separated and who are not remarried

Upto 35 years of age

25

Widows / Divorced Women / Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (OBC)

Upto 38 years of age

26

Widows / Divorced Women / Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ST)

Upto 40 years of age

27

Unreserved/General category Defence Personnel disabled in operation

5 years

28

OBC Defence Personnel disabled in operation

8 (5+3) years

29

SC/ST Defence Personnel disabled in operation

10 (5+5)years

33

Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces (Unreserved/General )

Up to 45 years

34

Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces (OBC)

Up to 48 years

35

Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces (SC/ST)

Up to 50 years

36

For Group "C" posts Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (Unreserved/ General) (They will be considered only for offices under RGI in their order of merit and subject to availability of vacancies)

3 years plus length of service rendered by them in connection with census, before retrenchment and weightage of past service.

37

Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (OBC) (They will be considered only for offices under RGI in their order of merit and subject to availability of vacancies)

3 years plus length of service rendered by them in connection with census, before retrenchment and weight age of past service + 3 years

38

Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (SC/ST) (They will be considered only for offices under RGI in their order of merit and subject to availability of vacancies)

3 years plus length of service rendered by them in connection with census, before retrenchment and weight age of past service + 5 years

SSC Stenographer Application Form 2018

The online application form of SSC stenographer 2018 will be released on September 29, 2018. Candidates can apply till October 22, 2018. The application fee is Rs. 100/- (for General and OBC). Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen category as well as female candidates are exempted from paying the application fee for SSC Stenographer 2018.

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