SSC MTS Recruitment 2021 is conducted by Staff Selection Commission for Multitasking Staff posts in various government departments and offices. The aspirants will be selected as multi-tasking staff by Staff Selection Commission (SSC) and will receive Pay Band-1 (Rs. 5200-20200) along with the Grade Pay of Rs 1800. SSC MTS salary comes to be around Rs.18000- Rs.22000. Check Selection Process
Candidates must be between 18-25 years of age to be eligible to apply for the SSC MTS examination. The minimum qualification required is 10th pass or equivalent from a recognized university. Check Eligibility Criteria
Staff Selection Commission conducts SSC MTS exam in two stages – Paper 1 (Computer Based Test) and Paper 2 (Descriptive Test). The total time duration for Paper 1 is 90 minutes and for paper 2 is 30 minutes. SSC MTS 2021 Paper 1 will consist of four sections, namely, General English, General Intelligence & Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, and General Awareness. Paper 2 is a descriptive paper comprising of 1 writing question which can be either a short essay or a letter. Check SSC MTS Exam Pattern
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|Exam Name||SSC MTS (Staff Selection Commission-Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff Examination|
|Exam Frequency||Once a year|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Exam Mode||Paper-I: Online paper-II: Offline|
|Exam Duration||Paper -I: 90 minutes Paper -II: 30 minutes|
|Exam Purpose||Selection of candidates for Group-C non-gazetted, non-ministerial posts|
|Exam Language||English, Hindi, and other regional languages|
|SSC MTS Exam Events||SSC MTS Exam Dates|
|Application forms||02-Feb-2021 to 18-Mar-2021|
|Paper-I||01-Jul-2021 to 20-Jul-2021|
Candidates who aspire to appear for the exam should check the eligibility criteria before filling the application form. The basic eligibility for SSC MTS 2021 is as follows-
Educational Qualifications- Minimum 10th pass or equivalent from a recognized board.
SSC MTS Age Limit 2021 – Candidates age should be between 18 to 25 years as on August 1, 2021. Age relaxation is provided to the reserved category-
Note: Date of birth which has been recorded in the senior secondary education will be taken into consideration.
Nationality – Must be a citizen of India or should belong to Bhutan and Nepal.
Following are the steps to apply online for SSC MTS 2021:
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Candidates can make application fee payment via debit/credit and/or SBI challan. The fee once paid will not be refunded.
SSC MTS 2021 Admit Card will release one month prior to the date of the exam. The notification for the same is published at the official regional website of Staff Selection Commission.
SSC MTS Admit Card is a mandatory document to be carried to the exam center. Here are a few steps to download it-
The candidates must go through the admit card and in case there are any printing mistakes should immediately contact the office.
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The paper pattern for SSC MTS saw a change in the previous year's session of the exam.
|Parts||Subjects||No. of Questions||Marks||Duration of Exam||Duration of Exam For PWD Candidates|
|I||General English||25||25||90 minutes||120 minutes|
|II||General Intelligence & reasoning||25||25|
|Total||4 Sections||100 Questions||100 Marks||1.5 Hours||2 Hours|
|Subject||Max. Marks||Duration of Exam||Duration of Exam for PWD Candidates|
|One short essay/letter in English or any other language included in the 8thschedule of the constitution||50 marks||30 Minutes||40 Minutes|
SSC MTS comprises of 2 Papers. For Paper 1, candidates have to study the following sections:
While for Paper 2, candidates must be thorough with essay writing and letter writing skills. To know more about SSC MTS Exam Pattern and syllabus, click here.
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SSC MTS Selection Process 2021 will be a two-stage procedure. Candidates will have to clear Paper 1 to proceed to the next stage which is Paper 2.
Given below is the list of documents that are to be carried at the time of document verification for SSC MTS Selection Process 2021.
The result for SSC MTS 2021 is declared in two stages. Candidates who will secure the cutoff as per their category prescribed by SSC in paper 1 will be called for paper 2.
Candidates will be provided an appointment letter to the post of multitasking staff as per their ranks in the merit list. Follow the steps below to check the SSC MTS Result 2021:
The cutoff for SSC MTS 2020 will be released along with the declaration of result and it will be published region wise.
Here is the cutoff of the previous year for reference-
|Daman and Diu||62.00||45.00||45.00||45.00|
|Gujarat, Dadar and Nagar Haveli||62.00||45.00||57.50||57.50|
|Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry||84.00||78.50||72.75||72.75|
Q1. How can I apply for the SSC MTS 2021 exam?
Ans. You can apply online for the exam on the official website i.e. ssc.nic.in. While applying online, candidates are advised to provide the correct information. Candidates have to keep their registration number and password safe for future processes.
Q2. What is the selection process of the SSC MTS 2021 exam?
Ans. SSC MTS 2021 will be conducted in two stages- paper 1 and paper 2. Paper 1 is qualifying in nature while Paper 2 will determine the merit of the candidate to appear for the document verification process.
Q3. When will the admit cards for the exam release?
Ans. The admit cards for SSC MTS exam will be released 15 days before (tentatively) of the scheduled exam dates.
Q4. What is the eligibility criteria for SSC MTS 2021 exam?
Ans. Candidates must be between 18-25 years of age to be eligible to apply for SSC MTS examination. The minimum qualification required is 10th pass or equivalent from a recognized university. Check Eligibility Criteria
Q5. What is the minimum and maximum age limit for applying SSC MTS 2021 exam?
Ans. The minimum age limit for applying for SSC MTS 2021 exam is 18 years and the maximum age limit is 25 years. However, relaxations in age limit are given to various reserved category which is as follows-
Q6. What is the application fee for SSC MTS 2021 exam?
Ans. The application fee for SSC MTS 2021 exam is Rs 100.
Q7. Is there any relaxation in fee for SC candidates?
Ans. Yes, SC/ST candidates and females are exempted from paying any application fee for SSC MTS 2021 exam.
Q8. How can I submit my application fee for SSC MTS 2021 exam?
Ans. You can submit the application fee via BHIM UPI/Netbanking/debit/credit card and SBI challan.
Q9. What can be the possible designations under SSC MTS?
Ans. The possible designations can be Peon, Dafatry, Jamadar, Farash, Chowkidar, Safaiwala, Mali, Junior Gestetner Operator etc.
Q10. Can I apply for any other state other than my home state?
Ans. Yes, you can apply for vacancies in any state.
Q11. Do I need to know the local language of the state that I am applying for?
Ans. No, it is not necessary to know the regional language of the state but it can prove an advantage.
Q12. What is the exam pattern for Paper-I of SSC MTS 2021?
Ans. The Paper-I will have 100 multiple choice questions and the paper will be divided into four parts i.e. General Intelligence & reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, General English and General Awareness. The General Intelligence & reasoning section and Numerical Aptitude, General English and General Awareness will have 25 Questions of 25 marks each. The composite time for the paper is 90 minutes.
Q13. What is the exam pattern for Paper-II in SSC MTS 2021?
Ans. Only students who will qualify the Paper-I will have to appear for the Paper-II. Paper-II is a descriptive which will include Short essay/letter writing in English or any other language included in the 8th schedule of the constitution. It will be of 50 marks and a candidate will be given 30 minutes for writing the paper.
Q14. Will I get the answer key for SSC MTS 2021 exam?
Ans. Yes, SSC will release the answer key for the SSC MTS 2021 after the exam.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.