Exam Syllabus of HPSSC Hamirpur Steno Typist – 2021
- Objective type screening test consisting of 170 Multiple Choice Questions from General English of 10+2 standard and Hindi of Matric standard, General Knowledge including General Knowledge of Himachal Pradesh, Everyday Science, Word Processing, Social Science, Current affairs & Logic.
- Skill test in Shorthand in either of the language i.e. in Hindi or English and typewriting in both the languages at the initial recruitment with the following minimum speeds for those who qualify objective type of screening test.
i) Should have passed 10+2 examination from a recognized Board of School Education.
ii) Must possess the following speed in Short-hand and Typing on computers in both the language i.e. English & Hindi at the time of initial appointment :-
Speed in shorthand
Speed in Typing on Computer
Provided that at the time of initial recruitment the candidate shall have to pass shorthand test in either of the language i.e. in Hindi or English at the prescribed speed: Provided further that the candidates will have to pass typing test in both the languages at the time of initial recruitment: Provided further that the incumbent having passed shorthand in one language, at the time of initial recruitment at the prescribed speed, shall have to pass the shorthand test in second language within a period of three years from the date of appointment. The appointment letter of such candidate who does not qualify the shorthand test in second language shall contain the specific condition that he shall have to pass the test in shorthand test in second language within a period of three years and if he qualifies the test in Shorthand test in second language with in a period of three years he will be eligible to draw his annual increment from due dates and the candidate who qualifies the said test after three years will be eligible to draw first increment only from the date of qualifying the prescribed test. Should have the knowledge of word processing in computer as prescribed by the recruiting authority.