SSC MTS is a national level competitive exam conducted by the Staff Selection Commission for the recruitment of Multi-Tasking Staff in various central government departments, ministries, and offices. The eligibility criteria are set by the staff selection commission. The eligibility criteria of the exam are based on educational qualification, age group, and nationality.
Latest: This year onwards 10% EWS category reservation will be applicable in the SSC MTS exam.
To be eligible to appear for SSC MTS 2020, there are certain nationality criteria that must be taken into consideration. Candidates seeking this recruitment have to sit for the examination, the following are the nationality criteria that must be taken care of:
Note: Candidate must have a certificate of eligibility issued by Government of India (if a candidate belongs to a country other than India i.e. Nepal, Bhutan, Tibet, Pakistan, Burma, etc.).
Candidates appearing for SSC MTS 2021 test must be 18 to 25 years of age as on August 1, 2021. However, there will be an upper age limit relaxation in case of physically handicapped, SC/ST and OBC categories.
Following table elaborates the relaxation in the cases that have been mentioned above:
|Code||Category||Age Relaxation||Code||Category||Age Relaxation|
|1||SC/ST||5 years||26||Widows / Divorced Women / Women judicially who are separated but not remarried (SC/ST)||Up to 40 years of age|
|2||OBC||3 years||27||Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities (General )||3 years|
|3||PH (Physically Handicapped)||10 years||28||Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities (OBC)||6 (3+3) years|
|4||PH + OBC (Other Backward Classes)||13 years||29||Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities (SC/ST)||8 (3+5) years|
|5||PH + SC / ST (Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe)||15 years||33||Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces (General )||Up to 45 years of age|
|9||Ex-servicemen (general)||3 years||34||Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces (OBC)||Up to 48 years of age|
|10||Ex-servicemen (OBC)||6 years (3+3)||35||Service Clerks in the last year of their colour service in the Armed Forces (SC/ST)||Up to 50 years of age|
|11||Ex-servicemen (SC/ST)||8 years (3+5)||36||Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (General )||3 years|
|21||Candidates who are domiciled of Jammu & Kashmir (Unreserved/General)||5 years||37||Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (OBC)||3 years|
|22||Candidates who are domiciled of Jammu & Kashmir (OBC)||8 years||38||Retrenched census employees of Office of Registrar General of India (SC/ST)||3 years|
|23||Candidates who are domiciled of Jammu & Kashmir (SC/ST)||10 years||15||Central Govt. Civilian Employees (General) who have rendered not less than three years regular and continuous service as on crucial date.||Up to 40 years of age|
|24||Widows /Divorced Women /Women who are judicially separated but not remarried (Unreserved/General )||Up to 35 years of age||17||Central Govt. Civilian Employees (OBC) who have rendered not less than three years regular and continuous service as on crucial date.||Up to 43 years of age|
|25||Widows /Divorced Women /Women judicially who are separated but not remarried (OBC)||Up to 38 years of age||19||Central Govt. Civilian Employees (SC / ST) who have rendered not less than three years regular and continuous service as on crucial date.||Up to 45 years of age|
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Note 1: It is important to note that candidate must get the benefit of reservation if he/ she has a minimum of 40% disability in case of physically handicapped. Concession to a central government employee will be granted either under PH category or under the Central Government Employee category.
Note 2: Date of birth of the candidate will be recorded as mentioned in the matriculation certificates. No changes will be granted/accepted by the commission otherwise.
According to SSC Multi-Tasking Eligibility, the candidate must have passed matriculation or equivalent examination from a recognized board as of August 1, 2021. In case a candidate does not pass the qualifying examination before the closing date of receipt of the application form, he or she is not permitted to apply.
SSC MTS 2021 Documents and Format of Certificates Required
|State||STATE CODE||GEN||OBC||SC||ST||TOTAL VACANCIES|
|Himachal Pradesh HP||D||47||31||6||6||90|
|Tamil Nadu & Puducherry||5||332||97||77||15||521|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.