SSC to Conduct Skill Test for Stenos on Computer only
Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has decided that from financial year 2010-11 Skill Test for recruitment to the posts of LDCs and Stenographers and also periodical typing and Stenography tests and Skill tests of Departmental Examinations will be conducted on Computer only. The step has been taken keeping in view the use of Computer in day to day working in government offices. This will relieve the candidates from the burden of arranging their own manual Typewriters at a considerable cost. The following norms have been prescribed:-
|POST||SKILL TEST NORMS ON COMPUTER|
|Lower Division Clerk|| English Typing @ 35 w.p.m.
Hindi Typing @ 30 w.p.m.
(Time allowed – 10 mts.)
(35 w.p.m. and 30 w.p.m. correspond to
10500/9000 KDPH (Key Depressions Per
Hour) on an average of 5 key Depressions
for each word.
|Stenographer Gr.D.||Dictation: 10 mts,. @ w.p.m.
Transn: 50 mts (Eng.)
65 mts. (Hindi)
|Stenographer Gr. C.||Dictation : 10 mts @ 100 w.p.m.
Transn: 40 mts(Eng.)
55 mts. (Hindi)