What is SSC MTS Exam?
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SSC MTS is the short term of “SSC Multitasking Staff”. SSC conducts the SSC Multitasking exam in two main stages; Common Test and descriptive paper. After clearing these stages, the candidate will get selected for General Central Service Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial posts in various Central Government Ministries/Departments/Offices, in different States/Union Territories.
Last time, 70 lakhs (approx) candidates registered for SSC MTS 2016 recruitment. However, only 19,96,411 lakhs candidates appeared in SSC MTS exam, in which total 10,674 candidates were shortlisted after the final result.
SSC MTS 2019: Important Dates
|SSC MTS 2019 Notification Date||22nd April 2019|
|SSC MTS Application Form Start Date||22nd April 2019|
|Last Date to Apply for SSC MTS 2019||22nd May 2019|
|SSC MTS Admit Card Release Date||10 days before the exam|
|SSC MTS Exam Date 2019||02nd Aug to 06th Sep 2019|
|Descriptive Paper Exam Date||–|
SSC MTS Eligibility Criteria
Candidates should follow the following eligibility criteria for SSC MTS 2019 Exam:-
The candidate must have passed the 10th class or equivalent from a Government recognized Board. For further information, you can take a look at the SSC MTS eligibility criteria.
Minimum 18 years and maximum 25 years as on 01/08/2019.
|Category||Age Relaxation||Category||Age Relaxation|
|ST, SC||5 years||Widows/Divorced Women (SC/ST)||Up to the age of 40 years|
|OBC||3 years||Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities (General )||3 years|
|PH/PWD||10 years||Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities (OBC)||6 years|
|PH and OBC||13 years||Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities (SC/ST)||8 years|
|PH and SC/ST||15 years||Service Clerks in the last year of their color service in the Armed Forces (General )||Up to the age of 45 years|
|Ex-Servicemen belonging to General Category||3 years||Service Clerks in the last year of their color service in the Armed Forces (OBC)||Up to the age of 48 years|
|Ex-servicemen belonging to OBC Category||6 years||Service Clerks in the last year of their color service in the Armed Forces (SC/ST)||Up to the age of 50 years|
|Ex-servicemen belonging to SC/ST Category||8 years||Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (General )||3 years|
|Jammu & Kashmir Domiciled (General Category)||5 years||Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (OBC)||3 years|
|Jammu & Kashmir Domiciled (OBC)||8 years||Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (SC/ST)||3 years|
|Jammu & Kashmir Domiciled (SC/ST)||10 years||Central Govt. Civilian Employees (General) who have given not less than 3 years regular & continuous duty as on crucial date||Up to the age of 40 years|
|Widows/Divorced Women (Unreserved/General )||Up to the age of 35 years||Central Govt. Civilian Employees (OBC) who have given not less than 3 years regular & continuous duty as on crucial date||Up to the age of 43 years|
|Widows/Divorced Women (OBC)||Up to the age of 38 years||Central Govt. Civilian Employees (SC / ST) who have given not less than 3 years regular & continuous duty as on crucial date|
SSC MTS Application Form
Candidates will able to start filling the SSC MTS 2019 Application Form from 22nd April 2019. The application form link will be activated on the official website to start the recruitment process. The fee payment of application form can be done two modes online & Offline. The last date to apply for SSC MTS 2019 exam is 22nd May 2019. The aspirants who are going to apply for this exam can check the following steps in order to fill the online application form.
How to Apply SSC MTS Online Application Form?
- Go to official website ssc.nic.in.
- In Header click on “Apply” Tab.
- In appeared window click on the “MTS” tab.
- Now navigate to “Click Here to Apply“.
- A new window will be appeared to enter the details.
- New candidates will have to register first.
- Already registered candidates will have to log in with Registration No. & password.
- Submit the correct details carefully as per verified documents.
- Now upload the scanned passport size photo in the required size as per mentioned in the form.
- Choose the mode of payment.
- The final step is to Submit the details.
- Once the registration is a success, you will get a confirmation mail.
SSC MTS Application Fee
SSC MTS Syllabus & Exam Pattern
This year SSC MTS 2019 exam (Non-Technical) will be conducted in an online mode, unlike in past years. The exam pattern has been changed to 100 questions which were earlier to be conducted for 200 questions. Also, the time limit has been reduced to 120 minutes.
SSC MTS Exam Pattern
|Subject||No. Of Questions||Total Duration/ Timing for General candidates||Total Duration/ Timing for Visually Handicapped/ Cerebral Palsy candidates|
|Intelligence Reasoning||25||90 minutes
|Short Essay/Letter in English or any language included in the 8thSchedule of the Constitution||1-2||30 minutes||45 minutes|
|Arrangement of words|
|Distance & Direction|
|Non-Verbal (Paper Cutting & Folding, Mirror & Water Image, Embedded figures, Figure Completion, Counting) Embedded figures, Figure Completion, Counting of the figure)|
|Verbal (Statement Conclusion, Assertion & Reason,
Statement & Inference, Arguments)
|Ratio & Proportion|
|HCF & LCM|
|SI & CI|
|Profit, Loss & Discount|
|Time & Work|
|Time, Distance & Speed|
|Problem on ages|
|Mixture & Allegation|
|Fill in the blanks|
|Synonym & Antonym|
|Idioms & Phrases|
|One Word Substitution|
|Static GK (Imp. Dates, Sports, Awards, Schemes, Books & Authors etc.)|