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EPFO SSA Syllabus 2023: Download Syllabus PDF & Exam Pattern

EPFO SSA Syllabus 2023 PDF Download, Social Security Assistant & Stenographer Exam Pattern, Check  EPFO Skill Test is given below.

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The EPFO (Employees Provident Fund Organization) has published the EPFO SSA Syllabus and exam pattern for EPFO SSA 2023 exam to recruit 2859 vacancies for Social Security Assistants (SSA) and Stenographers posts on the official website. The Applicants who are planning to prepare for the upcoming EPFO SSA Exams must go through understanding the EPFO SSA Syllabus. The exam syllabus is the list of topics that will be covered on the exam. Depending on the level of the exam, the syllabus may range from basic topics of a specific subject to more difficult and advanced material.

EPFO SSA Syllabus 2023

The syllabus serves as a guide to the student to help them focus their study and meet the requirements of the exam. It also serves as a reference point for the examiner when grading the exam.  To get the latest updates about the syllabus. In this article we will let you about the EPFO Recruitment 2023 and complete syllabus.

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EPFO SSA Syllabus 2023 Overview

Name of the OrganizationEmployees’ Provident Fund Organization
Exam Name EPFO SSA Exam 2023
PostSocial Security Assistant & Stenographer
Exam LevelNational Level
SelectionComputer based Skill Test
Question TypeObjective Type

EPFO SSA Syllabus 2023

The upcoming syllabus for the EPFO SSA Exam commonly includes topics such as General Aptitude, General Knowledge/ General Awareness, Quantitative Ability, Computer Literacy,  and General English with *Comprehension. Below are some of the important topics that must be covered in the exam:

General English

  • Spot the Error
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Synonyms/Homonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Spellings/Detecting mis-spelt words
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • One word substitution
  • Improvement of Sentences
  • Active/Passive Voice of Verbs
  • Conversion into Direct/ Indirect narration
  • Active-Passive Voice
  • Shuffling of Sentence parts
  • Shuffling of Sentences in a passage
  • Cloze Passage
  • Comprehension Passage

General Aptitude

  • Semantic Classification
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Symbolic/Number Classification
  • Drawing Inferences
  • Semantic Analogy
  • Symbolic Operations
  • Symbolic/Number Analogy
  • Trends
  • Figural Analogy
  • Space Orientation
  • Figural Classification
  • Punched Hole/Pattern Folding & Unfolding
  • Semantic Series
  • Figural Pattern-Folding and Completion
  • Number Series
  • Embedded Figures
  • Figural Series
  • Critical Thinking
  • Problem-Solving
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Word Building
  • Social Intelligence
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Numerical Operations

Computer Literacy

  • Computer Basics
  • Organization of a computer
  • PORTs
  • Central Processing Unit (CPU)
  • Input/output devices
  • Memory organization
  • Computer memory
  • Keyboard shortcuts
  • Back-up devices
  • Windows Explorer
  • Windows Operating System including basics of Microsoft Office like MS Word, MS Excel, and PowerPoint, etc.
  • Working with the Internet and e-mails
  • Web Browsing & Searching
  • Downloading & Uploading
  • Managing an E-mail Account
  • e-Banking
  • Basics of networking and cyber security
  • Networking devices and protocols
  • Network and information security threats (like hacking, virus, worms, Trojans,s, etc.) and preventive measures.

Quantitative Ability

  • Number Systems
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Mixture & Alligation
  • Averages
  • Interest
  • Profit and Loss
  • Computation of Whole Numbers
  • Fundamental arithmetical operations
  • Percentages
  • Discount
  • Use of Tables and Graphs
  • Mensuration
  • Time and Distance
  • Time and Work
  • Ratio and Time
  • Decimals and Fractions and the relationship between Numbers

General Knowledge/ General Awareness

  • Indian History
  • Indian Geography
  • Economics
  • General Science
  • Environment and its application to the society
  • Current events relating to India and its neighboring 23 countries especially pertaining to Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene
  • General Polity including Indian Constitution, Scientific Research, etc.

UPSC EPFO Syllabus

EPFO SSA Exam Pattern 2023

Name of the TestNo. of QuestionsMax. MarksDuration
General Aptitude301202 hours and 30 minutes (150 Minutes)
General Knowledge/ General Awareness30120 
Quantitative Ability30120 
General English with *Comprehension50200 
Computer Literacy1040 

EPFO Stenographer Exam Pattern 2023

SubjectNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksTotal Duration
General Aptitude502002 Hours 10 minutes (130 minutes)
General Awareness [includes Computer Awareness]50200 
English Language and Comprehension100400 

EPFO Skill Test 2023

The EPFO Skill test measures a candidate’s knowledge and skills related tom the EPFO. Marks obtained will not be reckoned for the merit list.

For Social Security Assistant (SSA)

  • Applicants will be required to appear for a Skill Test to assess speed and accuracy for Data Entry Work.
  • The Skill Test will be conducted on a computer.
  • Candidates will be required to type at a speed of 35 words per minute in English or 30 words per minute in Hindi.

For Stenographer

  • Dictation: Ten minutes at the rate of eighty words per minute. (Dictation will be computer-based)
  • Transcription: Fifty minutes (English) / Sixty-five minutes (Hindi). (Only on the computer)

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