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EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023, Apply Online for 2859 Vacancies

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 has been announced for the 2859 SSA and Stenographer posts. The Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) announced the application form for the positions of SSA and stenographer on 27th March 2023. Candidates may submit their applications online the EPFO’s official website at epfindia.gov.in. EPFO Recruitment 2023 has opened vacancies for 2859 positions, including 2674 for Social Security Assistants (SSA) and 185 for Stenographers (Group C). The Last date for the EPFO Apply Online is April 26, 2023.

EPFO SSA 2023 Recruitment

The Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has announced a great opportunity for graduates and 12th graders who are unemployed to realise their ambition of working in India’s prominent government sector. For the purpose of filling 2859 openings for Social Security Assistants (SSA) and stenographers, EPFO has published EPFO SSA Recruitment Notification 2023.

EPFO SSA Notification 2023 PDF

EPFO Stenographers Notification 2023 PDF

According to the EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Announcement, interested and qualified individuals may immediately submit an online application for EPFO SSA & Stenographer positions from March 27, 2023. For the detailed information about EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 like eligibility criteria, exam pattern, exam date, syllabus, selection process, and other crucial information.

EPFO SSA Notification 2023 Overview

EPFO SSA Notification
Recruitment Organization Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO)
Post Name Social Security Assistant (SSA), Stenographer
Advt No. EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023
Vacancies 2859
Salary/ Pay Scale Rs. 29200- 92300/- (Level-5)
Job Location All India
Last Date to Apply April 26, 2023
Mode of Apply Online
Official Website epfindia.gov.in

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Important Dates

Event Date
EPFO Recruitment ApplyOnline Start Date March 27, 2023
Last Date to Apply Online April 26, 2023
Form Correction Date 27-28 April 2023
Exam Date Yet to be notified

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 PDF

EPFO has released the EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 PDF Notice for SSA & Stenographer.

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Vacancy

Post Name Vacancy Educational Qualification
Social Security Assistant (SSA) 2674 Graduate + Typing
Stenographer 185 12th Pass + Steno

EPFO SSA Apply Online 2023

To apply online for the EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023, you can follow the steps below:

  • Visit the official website of EPFO – www.epfindia.gov.in.
  • Click on the “Recruitment” tab on the homepage.
  • Check for the “EPFO SSA Recruitment” link and click on it.
  • Read the official notification carefully, and check if you meet the eligibility criteria for the recruitment.
  • If you are eligible, click on the “Apply Online” link.
  • Upload the scanned copies of your signature & photograph.
  • Pay the application fee through an online payment gateway.
  • Check all the important details like Name, D.o.B. Exam Center etc. carefully before submitting the EPFO application form.
  • Finally, click on the “Submit” button to complete the EPFO Apply Online application process.
  • Take a printout of the EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 application form for future reference.

EPFO SSA Apply Online Link

EPFO Stenographer Apply Online Link

EPFO SSA Recruitment Application Fees

The application fee for the EPFO Recruitment 2023 for SSA & Stenographer is given below in the table category-wise:

Category Fees
Gen/ OBC/ EWS Rs. 700/-
SC/ ST/ PwD/ Female/ ESM Rs. 0/-
Mode of Payment Online

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for EPFO Recruitment 2023 are given below in detail.

EPFO SSA Recruitment Age Limit 2023

The age of applicants must be between 18 and 27 years as of the closing date of the online application form. Age relaxation is applicable as per the applicable rules and regulations.

EPFO SSA Recruitment Age Relaxation 2023

Category Relaxation in upper age limit
SC/ST up to 5years
OBC-NCL up to 3 years
Ex-SM+ General 3years
Ex-SM+OBC-NCL 6 years(3years+3 years)
Ex-SM+SC/ST 8 years(3years+5 years)

The upper age limit for government servants can be relaxed up to 40 years, as per the instructions or orders issued by the Central Government. Applicants must provide supporting documentation in the prescribed format (Annexure VIII) as per the instructions issued by the Government of India to support their claim for age relaxation.

Category Relaxation in upper age limit
General Upto 40 years of age
SC/ST Upto 45 years of age
OBC-NCL Upto 43 years of age

EPFO SSA Recruitment Educational Qualification 2023

On the closing date for online registration of the application, applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university. Additionally, they must be able to type at a speed of 35 words per minute in English or 30 words per minute in Hindi on a computer, which corresponds to 10500 Key Depressions per Hour (KDPH) / 9000 KDPH on average for Data Entry Work. The time allowed for typing is ten minutes. Applicants who are awaiting the results of their final examination for the prescribed Essential qualification should not apply.

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Selection Process

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 consists of 2 phases:

  • Phase I- Examination (Objective Test)
  • Phase II-Computer Skill Test (Computer Data Entry Test)

EPFO SSA Exam Pattern

Subject Questions Marks Duration
General Aptitude 30 120 2 Hours and 30
minutes (150
General Knowledge (GK) / General Awareness 30 120
Quantitative Ability 30 120
General English and Comprehension 50 200
Computer Literacy 10 40
Total 150 600

Candidates must show up for the skill test in order to assess their accuracy and speed for data entry work. 30 words per minute in Hindi or 35 words per minute in English when typing on a computer. (35 words per minute and 30 words per minute translate to 10500 Key Depressions Per Hour (KDPH) and 9000 KDPH, respectively, for data entry work with an average of 5 key depressions per word. Applicants who have been selected for a skill test must take it.

EPFO Stenographer Exam Pattern

Subject Questions Marks Duration
General Aptitude 50 200 2 Hours and 30
minutes (150
General Awareness
[includes Computer Awareness ]
50 200
English Language and
100 400
Total 200 800

The Phase-I Examination shortlisted candidates will be expected to show up for the Stenography Skill Test. The given time is as follows:

  • Dictation: Ten minutes at an average word speed of eighty. (Computer-based dictation will be used)
  • Transcription: 50 minutes (in English) / 65 minutes (Hindi). (On computers only)

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Admit Card

Candidates who successfully submitted their online applications for the EPFO SSA Test will receive EPFO Admit Cards from the Workers Provident Fund Organization (EPFO). For each stage, the admit cards will be made available separately on the official website, https://www.epfindia.gov.in/.

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Salary

The EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 notification contains information on the pay for the applicants who have been shortlisted for the positions of Social Security Assistant (SSA) and Stenographer. EPFO SSA’s starting pay is Rs. 29,200 (level 5), while that of a stenographer is Rs. 25,500. (level 4)

EPFO SSA 2023 Salary
Posts Salary
Social Security Assistant (SSA) Level-5  (Rs. 29,200 to Rs. 92, 300 in the Pay Matrix)
Stenographer Level-4 (Rs. 25,500 to Rs. 81,100 in the Pay Matrix)… Read more at: https://www.careerpower.in/blog/epfo-ssa-recruitment-2023

EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Cut Off

Along with the EPFO SSA Result 2023, EPFO will also release the EPFO SSA Cut off 2023. Each region will receive a separate category-by-category release of the cut-off. See the EPFO SSA Final Cut Off 2019 for guidance until then.

EPFO SSA Prelims Cut Off 2019
Andhra Pradesh 81.25 82 85.5
Bihar 58.25 79.75 76.75 87.5
Chhattisgarh 58.25 38.25 45 77.5
Delhi 65.25 59.75 59.75 44.75 85.5
Gujarat 39 53
Goa 51.5 51.5
Himachal Pradesh 37.25 62.5 37.5 50 72.25
Haryana 38 37.5 46.75 79
Karnataka 65 62.5 62.75 48 74.75
Kerala & Lakshadweep 65 72.25 83
Maharashtra 42.25 63.75 43.75 77.25
Madhya Pradesh 65.75 43.75 46.75 70.5
North East Region 55.5 65 58.25 74
Odissa 62.75 49.75 80.75 82.5
Punjab & Chandigarh 86.25
Rajasthan 59.75 58.5 69.25 84
Telangana 73.75 78 74.5 83.75
Uttarakhand 43 57.75 46.35 47.25 82.5
Uttar Pradesh 55.75 66.25 70.25 81.25


EPFO SSA Prelims Cut Off 2019
S. No. Paper Name Marks of Sections Minimum marks for Qualifying  (SC/ST/OBC/NCL/PWD)
Minimum marks for Qualifying  (UR/EWS) 
1 English Language 30 10.5 12
2 Reasoning Ability 35 12.25 14
3 Numerical Aptitude 35 12.25 14

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EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 FAQs

Is EPFO SSA 2023 Notification released?

Yes, EPFO SSA Notification 2023 was released on 24th March 2023.

How many vacancies are released through EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023?

Through EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023, 2859 vacancies for Social Security Assistants (SSA) and Stenographers posts.

What is SSA exam?

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) conducts the Social Security Assistant (SSA) examination.

What is the pay level of EPF SSA?

The EPFO SSA Salary is as per level 7, Rs. 29,200 to Rs. 92, 300 in the Pay Matrix.

What is the education qualification for EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023?

The education qualification for EPFO SSA is a graduate degree from a recognised university.

What are the online registration dates for EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023?

The online registration for EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 was started on 27th March 2023 and ends on 26th April 2023.

When will EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 apply online starts?

The online application begins on 27th March 2023 for EPFO SSA and Steno Posts.

What is the last date of application for EPFO SSA Recruitment 2023 Notification online?

The last date for application is 26th April 2023.

Where can I Apply for EPFO SSA?

For applying for EPFO SSA visit the official website of the EPFO i.e. epfindia.gov.in.

What is the Age limit for EPFO SSA exam?

In order to apply for the exam, a candidate must be between the ages of 18 and 27 according to the EPFO SSA 2023 Notification.

What is the last date of EPFO exam application?

17th March 2023 is the last date to apply online application for the UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023.

what is the pattern of EPFO SSA Phase 2 exam?

Both objective and subjective type questions are included in the EPFO SSA Phase 2 Main exam.

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