SSC MTS notification for 8300 posts released on

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Jan 3, 2017

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Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the notification for 8300 Non-technical MTS posts on its official website. The application form is available on the official website for SSC and last date to submit the application form is January 30, 2017. The exam will be conducted in multiple schedules in April and May.

SSC MTS exam is conducted for multi-tasking Group ‘C’, non-gazetted, non-ministerial posts in different central government departments and offices. Candidates with a matriculation degree are eligible to apply for MTS posts. The age limit to apply for SSC MTS is 18-25 as on August 01, 2017.

The selection to MTS is a two stage process. The first stage is a written exam which consists of 150 objective questions. Candidates who qualify paper I will have to appear in paper II which is a descriptive paper. Paper II is only qualifying in nature.

SSC MTS 2016 Exam Schedule

SSC MTS 2016 application process commenced from December 31, 2016. The application process will end on January 30, 2017. The schedule for SSC MTS 2016 is given below:

Last date to submit SSC MTS 2016 Application form January 30, 2017
SSC MTS 2016 Admit Card release March 2017
SSC MTS 2016 Non-technical exam dates April 16, April 30, May 7, 2017

SSC MTS 2016 Vacancies

SSC MTS vacancy has been announced for 8300 posts. The region-wise and category-wise breakup of 8300 posts is given below:

Region Name UR OBC SC ST Total
CR 173 85 32 35 325
ER 302 212 62 58 634
KKR 330 208 83 45 666
NR 1731 1071 179 205 3186
NER 98 67 36 25 226
NWR 347 134 30 23 534
MPR 297 151 52 36 536
SR 416 160 90 39 705
WR 708 477 175 128 1488
Total 4402 2565 739 594 8300

SSC MTS 2016 Eligibility Criteria

In order to apply for SSC MTS, a candidate must have passed matriculation or Senior Secondary Certificate Examination from a recognized board of education.

A candidate applying to SSC MTS 2016 must fall in the age bracket of 18-25 years, calculated on August 01, 2017. This means that candidate must be born after August 02, 1992 or before August 01, 1999. Candidates in the reserved category will get relaxation in age as per government norms.

SSC MTS 2016 Application Process

The application process for SSC MTS 2016 is online. Candidates can fill the form through the official website of Staff Selection Commission. The steps to fill SSC MTS application process is given below:

  1. Visit SSC official website
  2. Find the notification for SSC MTS 2016 on the homepage.
  3. Click on the notification for SSC MTS 2016.
  4. Read the notification for SSC MTS and to fill the form click on the relevant link.

The application fee for SSC MTS 2016 is 100 INR. However, women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Physically handicapped, and Ex-servicemen are exempted from paying application fee.

SSC MTS 2016 Selection Process

For selection to SSC MTS 2016, candidates will have to appear in a written exam. The exam consists of two papers. Paper I is objective in nature and comprises of 150 questions to be completed in 2 hours. The paper will have 4 sections – Numerical Aptitude, General Intelligence and Reasoning, General English, and General Awareness.

Paper II is descriptive in nature and will have a short essay or letter. The paper will be of half an hour duration and will be of 50 marks. Paper II could be answered in English or any language mentioned in the 8th schedule of constitution. This is only qualifying in nature.

Candidates who qualify SSC MTS 2016 will get salary between 5200 INR to 20,200 INR with the grade pay of 1800 INR. 

Check official notification for SSC MTS 2016 here

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.