APSC Recruitment 2022 | Apply Online for Stenographer Gr-I Post

APSC Recruitment 2022: Online Applications are invited from eligible Indian citizens for filling up the following vacancies for the post of  Stenographer Gr-I at Assam Public Service Commission.

  • Last Date: 16.01.2022
  • Total Post: 44

APSC Recruitment 2022 in Details

APSC Recruitment 2022

1. Stenographer Gr-I (English)

Number of Vacancies: 34

2. Stenographer Gr-I (Language)

Number of Vacancies: 10

Education Qualification

  • Minimum educational qualification is passed Degree examination or equivalent examination from a recognized University.

Eligibility Criteria (APSC Recruitment 2022)

(i) No candidate shall be eligible to sit for speed test at 150 w.p.m in English and 120 w.p.m in Language (Assamese, Bengali and Hindi) unless he/she had passed the speed test at 120 w.p.m in English and 100 w.p.m in Language (Assamese, Bengali and Hindi) conducted by the Board constituted and recognized by the Government.

(ii) Passing the speed test at at 150 w.p.m in English and 120 w.p.m in Language (Assamese, Bengali and Hindi) will make one eligible for appointment as Stenographer Grade – I subject to the condition that appointment to the post of Stenographer Grade – I in English and Language shall be made only after he/she had rendered a minimum 6(six) years of service as Stenographer Grade – II or Grade – III or in both the cadres taken together. Inclusion of names in the select list (both English and Languages) is against the probable vacancies only and it will not confer any right for automatic employment to the selected person.


Age Limit

The candidates should not be less than 21 years of age and not more than 38 years of age as on 01-01-2021. The upper age limit is relaxable as –

(i) By 5 years for SC/ST(P)/ST(H) candidates of Assam i.e. upto 43 years .

(ii) By 3 years for OBC/MOBC candidates of Assam i.e. upto 41 years as per Govt. Notification No. ABP. 6/2016/ 9 dated Dispur the 25th April 2018.

(iii) For persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PWBD) by 10 years irrespective of SC/ST/OBC and General Category of candidates i.e. upto 48 years as per Govt. Notification No. ABP 144/95/121 dated Dispur the 28th October, 2015.

The age limit of the candidates will be calculated on the basis of the Matriculation /HSLC Admit Card issued by a recognized Central/State Board/Council which is to be uploaded while filling up the online application. No other document shall be accepted.

Application Fees (APSC Recruitment 2022)

  • General/EWS: Rs.285.40
  • SC/ST/OBC/MOBC: Rs.185.40
  • BPL/PWBD: Nil

DOCUMENTS/CERTIFICATES TO BE PRODUCED on the day of Objective Type Written Test.

The hardcopy of the online application and the following Original Documents/Certificates along with Selfattested copies and other items specified in the Intimation Letter./Admit Card for Objective Type Written Test are to be produced on the day of the Objective Type Written Test.

a) Matriculation/10th Standard/HSLC Admit Card/Pass Certificate issued by Central/State Board clearly indicating Date of Birth in support of their claim of age.

b) Certificates & Mark sheets of all examinations from HSLC onwards up to the level of qualifying

c) Degree/Diploma certificate along with mark-sheets pertaining to all the academic years as proof of educational qualification claimed. In the absence of Degree/Diploma certificate, provisional certificate along with mark sheets pertaining to all the academic years will be accepted.

d) Experience certificates, whenever specifically mentioned in the advertisement (The experience column of the online application form should be filled as and when specifically mentioned in the advertisement/ online application form)

e) Caste certificate in Assam Govt. format by candidate seeking reservation as SC/ST/OBC/MOBC, from the competent authority indicating clearly the candidate’s Caste, the Act/Order under which the Caste is recognized as SC/ST/OBC/MOBC and the village/town the candidate is ordinarily a resident of.

f) BPL certificate/EWS certificate in Assam Govt. Format (wherever necessary)

g) Physically Handicapped certificate issued by the competent authority to Physically Handicapped persons eligible for appointment to the post on the basis of prescribed standards of Medical Fitness and if reservation is claimed by candidate for the post.

h) Persons already in Regular Government service, whether in permanent or temporary capacity other than casual/ad-hoc/daily wages/hourly paid/contract basis are however required to submit a declaration that they have informed in writing to their Head of Office/Department that they have applied for the post.


APSC 2022 Syllabus (APSC Recruitment 2022)

APSC Exam BOOK 2022

HOW TO APPLY (APSC Recruitment 2022)

Applicants are required to apply online through APSC’s recruitment website. No other means/ mode of application will be accepted and the Application will be summarily rejected. Applicants who have not registered yet, in Online Recruitment Portal of APSC are first required to go to the APSC’s recruitment website https://apscrecruitment.in and register themselves by clicking on ‘Register Here’ link.


After creating an account, applicants need to login with the credentials. After login, applicant will be able to see the live advertisements of APSC in ‘Apply Section’. The applicants are advised to read the eligibility criteria and other relevant details carefully before applying for the advertisement. Mandatory fields in the online form are marked with * (asterisk) sign. Applicant can click on ‘Apply’ to fill up the application form.

Candidates must submit the details of documents like Certificate No., Issue date, Issuing authority and upload the documents/certificates (whenever asked for) in support of the claims made by them in the Application Form like, Date of Birth, Experience, Qualification(s) etc. or any other information, in pdf/jpeg file in such a way that the file size does not exceed 200 KB and is legible when a printout taken. For that purpose, the applicant may scan the documents/certificates in 200 dpi grey scale.

Document details submitted in the online application form will be verified on the day of Objective type written test. An applicant is required to upload the scanned images of his/her recent photograph and signature in JPG/JPEG format.

  • a. Size of the photograph (passport size) (Max size-200 KB)
  • b. Size of the signature (Max size-200 KB)

Applicant should carefully fill all the information as asked in the application form and click on the declarations checkbox to enable the ‘Preview’ button before final submission.

Applicants must ensure all relevant fields in the application are filled in correctly before final submission, since editing/cancellation after final submission will not be allowed. After previewing the details filled in by the applicant he/she can either click ‘Submit’ for final submission or click ‘Cancel’ button for necessary corrections before final submission of the Application Form.

On completion of form submission applicant has to pay application fee along with processing fee as applicable. Application fee once paid by the applicant will not be refunded.

In case of failure of the payment applicant should click on button ‘Validate Payment’ to verify the payment from bank. In instances of double debit i.e. amount debited twice for the same transaction, the bank will automatically refund the fee to the applicant within 5-7 working days. On successful completion of your complete application, an auto-generated email message will be sent on your registered email-id. Applicant’s application will not be considered if fee is not paid for that application. Applicant may also fill their online form through Common Service Centers. Applicants without debit card/ Internet banking may visit nearest CSCs.

Candidates with less than 40% disability will not be considered for any relaxation which is applicable to Persons with benchmark disability candidates.

The applicants are advised to submit only single Online Recruitment Application for the post; however, if somehow, if he/she submits multiple Online Recruitment Applications for the post, then he/she must ensure that Online Recruitment Application with the higher “Application Number” is complete in all respects including fee. The applicants, who submit multiple Online Recruitment Applications, should note that only the Online Recruitment Application with higher “Application Number” shall be entertained by the Commission and fee paid against one “Application Number” shall not be adjusted against any other “Application Number”.

After submitting the Online Application, the candidates are required to take out a print out of the finally submitted Online Recruitment Application and retain the hardcopy of the Online Application Form. The candidates are advised to submit the Online Recruitment Application well in advance without waitingfor the closing date. 

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