SSC mts

SSC MTS Exam Highlights

Before preparation of SSC Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) exam it is necessary to know about exam pattern and syllabus.In this section, we will discuss about the latest exam pattern and detailed syllabus of SSC MTS.

Exam Notification

The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts a common recruitment test for the post of Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) every year. It gives a golden chance to all the job aspirants who wish to make a career in the government sector. Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) is a general central service Group ‘C’ non-gazetted, non-ministerial post. Notification contains all the relevant information regarding this exam like, eligibility criteria, age limit, nationality etc.

Exam Pattern

SSC conducts SSC MTS exam every year in two different stages:

  1. Paper 1
  2. Descriptive Test

Paper 1

It is an online paper with multiple choice questions (MCQ s0 in four different sections of Reasoning, English Language, Numerical Aptitude and General Awareness. The entire paper is of total 100 marks and contains 100 questions and needs to be completed in a time span of 90 minutes.

Subject

No. Of Questions

Marks

Total Duration/ Timing

General Intelligence & Reasoning

25

25

90 Minutes

Numerical Aptitude

25

25

General English

25

25

General Awareness

25

25

Total

100

100

 

There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.

The questions will be set both in English & Hindi medium.

The timing for Visually handicapped cerebral palsy candidates is 120 Mins.

Paper-II

Paper-II of SSC MTS exam will be a descriptive nature in which candidate has to write short essay or Letter in English or any other language mentioned under the 8th Schedule of the Constitution.

Subject

Max Marks

Total Time

Short Essay/Letter in English
or any Language included
in 8th Schedule of the Constitution

50

30
Minutes

Timing for visually handicapped cerebral palsy candidates is 45 Minutes.

This exam is qualifying in nature.

It is intended to test the elementary language skills of the candidates to be suitable for the post.

SSC MTS Qualification

Educational Qualification

Candidates with minimum 10th passed from a recognized university or board will be eligible.

Candidate must be a citizen of India or belong to Bhutan or Nepal.

SSC MTS Age Criteria

According to the official SSC MTS recruitment notification, the age limits for the posts of various user departments are:

18-25 years and 18-27 years.

Age relaxation is provided to the reserved category as depicted below:

 Category

Maximum Age Limit

 SC/ST

30 years

 OBC

 28 years

 PH(GEN)

 35 years

 PH(OBC)

 38 Years

 PH(SC/ST)

 40 years

 Ex-Servicemen(GEN)

 28 years

 Ex-Servicemen(OBC)

 29 years

 Ex-Servicemen(SC/ST)

 33 years

 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir(GEN)

 30 years

 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir(OBC)

 33 years

 Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir(SC/ST)

 35 years

Cut-Off

SSC MTS Previous Year CUT-OFF

Expected Cut-Off for SSC MTS 2019 Paper-1

Category

Expected Cut-Off (out of 100 Marks)

General

65-75

SC

60-70

ST

50-60

OBC

60-70

Ex-Servicemen

30-40

OH

60-70

VH

50-60

HH

30-40

  

 

SSC MTS 2019 Final Selection under 2 Age Groups

SSC MTS 2019 Exam (Paper-1)

Remarks

Total Number of Registered candidates

38.58 lakh

Number of candidates appeared in the Exam

19.18 lakh

Overall percentage of attendance

49.73%

Number of Shifts

39

Number of Examination Venues

337

Number of cities in which exam conducted

146

Number of States/UT’s in which exam was conducted

34

SSC MTS Exam Syllabus

The SSC MTS exam Syllabus consists of 4 sections including Reasoning Ability, Numerical Aptitude, English Language and General Awareness.

General Intelligence & Reasoning

S. No.

SSC MTS General Intelligence & Reasoning Topics

No. Of Questions

1

Number & Alphabetical Series

25 Questions

2

Coding Decoding

3

Analogy

4

Odd one Out

5

Syllogism

6

Directions Sense

7

Ranking

8

Non-verbal: Paper Folding & Cutting, Mirror Image, Embedded or Complete the Image, Counting Figure

9

Blood relations

10

Matrix

11

Mathematical Calculations

12

Words order according to dictionary

 

Numerical Aptitude

S.No.

SSC MTS Numerical Aptitude Topics

No. of Questions

1

Number System/HCF/LCM

25 Questions

2

Percentage, Average

3

Time & Work

4

Profit & Loss

5

Ratio, Mixture & Alligation

6

Time Speed Distance

7

CI & SI

8

Geometry

9

Mensuration

10

Trigonometry

11

DI

12

Algebra

 

English Language

S.No.

SSC MTS English Language Topics

Number of Questions

1

Spot the error

25 Questions

2

Fill in the blanks

3

Synonyms

4

Antonyms

5

Spelling/detecting mis-spelt words

6

Idioms & Phrases,

7

One word substitution

8

Improvement of sentences

9

Comprehension Passage

 

General Awareness

General Awareness and General Knowledge section is high scoring sections of SSC CGL Exam. It aims to testing the candidate’s general awareness and knowledge of current affairs occurring around the world and in India. The test will also include questions on current events and India’s recent economic and social policies. Candidates should also keep themselves updated on India’s relations/agreements with the neighbouring countries.

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