SSC MTS Exam Overview 2022
Staff Selection Commission of India - SSC, has released the latest SSC MTS 2022 Recruitment Notification on 22nd March 2022. As per the Notification PDF, The Staff Selection Commission will hold a competitive examination for recruitment of Multi Tasking Staff (in Pay Level- 1 as per Pay Matrix of 7th Pay Commission), a General Central Service Group ‘C' Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Ministries/ Departments/ Offices of the Government of India, in different States/ Union Territories.
SSC MTS 2022 - Overview
|Exam Name||SSC Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff Examination, 2021|
|Vacancies||To be announced soon|
|Exam Frequency||Once a year|
- Paper-I: Online
- Paper-II: Offline
- Paper -I: 90 minutes
- Paper-II: 30 minutes
|Exam Purpose ||Selecting Group-C non-gazetted, non-ministerial posts|
|Exam Language||English, Hindi and other regional languages|
SSC MTS 2022 - Important Dates
|Dates for submission of online applications||18-01-2023 to 17-02-2023|
Last date and time for receipt of online
Last date and time for making online fee
Last date and time for generation of offline
Last date for payment through Challan (during
working hours of Bank)
Dates of ‘Window for Application Form Correction' and online payment of Correction
23-02-2023 to 24-02-2023
|Schedule of Computer Based Examination||April, 2023|
SSC MTS Eligibility Criteria
The age limit for the posts as per the Recruitment Rules of various User Departments are:
Age Criteria (As on 01-01-2023)
- 18-25 years (i.e. candidates born not before 02.01.1998 and not later than 01.01.2005) for MTS and Havaldar in CBN (Department of Revenue).
- 18-27 years (i.e. candidates born not before 02.01.1996 and not later than 01.01.2005) for Havaldar in CBIC (Department of Revenue) and few posts of MTS.
Permissible relaxation in Upper age limit for different categories are as under:
|Code No.||Category||Age-relaxation permissible beyond the upper age limit|
|01||SC/ ST||5 years|
|03||PwBD (Unreserved)||10 years|
|04||PwBD (OBC)||13 years|
|05||PwBD (SC/ ST)||15 years|
|06||Ex-Servicemen (ESM)||03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on closing date of receipt of online application.|
|08||Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof.||03 years|
|09||Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ ST)||08 years|
|10||Central Government Civilian Employees: Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications.||Up to 40 years of age.|
Central Government Civilian Employees: Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications.
|Up to 45 years of age.|
|12||Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried.||Up to 35 years of age.|
|13||Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ ST).||Up to 40 years of age.|
- The candidates must have passed the Matriculation Examination or equivalent from a recognized Board.
- Note: Relaxation in Upper age limit as per Govt.'s norms.
SSC MTS Exam Pattern
Tier-I Exam Pattern (Online Exam)
Number of Questions/
|Time Duration (For all four Parts)|
|Session-I||45 Minutes (60 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribes as per para 8)|
|II||Reasoning Ability and Problem Solving||20/60|
|Session-II||45 Minutes (60 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribes as per para 8)|
|II||English Language and Comprehension||25/75|
- Computer Based Examination will consist of Objective Type, Multiple choice questions.
- The questions will be set in English, Hindi, and in 13 regional languages for Session-I and the General Awareness Section of Session-II.
- There will be no negative marking in Session-I.
- In Session-II, there will be negative marking of one mark for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.
Physical Efficiency Test (PET)
|Walking||1600 meters in 15 minutes.||1 Km in 20 minutes|
SSC MTS Exam Syllabus
SSC MTS Syllabus for Computer Based Examination
Questions on General Intelligence and Reasoning will be non-verbal considering the functions attached to the post. Questions on Numerical Aptitude and General English will be simple, of a level that an average matriculate will be in a position to answer comfortably. Questions on General Awareness will be also of a similar standard.
English Language and Comprehension
Candidates' understanding of the basics of English Language, its vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms and its correct usage, etc. and to test comprehension, a simple paragraph may be given and question based on the paragraph to be asked.
Reasoning Ability & Problem Solving
The questions in this part intend to measure the candidates' general learning ability. The questions will be broadly based on Alpha-Numeric Series, Coding and Decoding, Analogy, Following Directions, Similarities and Differences, Jumbling, Problem Solving and Analysis, Non- verbal Reasoning based on diagrams, age Calculations, Calendar and Clock, etc.
Numerical & Mathematical Ability
It will include questions on problems relating to Integers and Whole Numbers, LCM and HCF, Decimals and Fractions, Relationship between numbers, Fundamental Arithmetic Operations and BODMAS, Percentage, Ratio and Proportions, Work and Time, Direct and inverse Proportions, Averages, Simple Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Area and Perimeter of Basic Geometric Figures, Distance and Time, Lines and Angles, Interpretation of simple Graphs and Data, Square and Square roots etc.
The broad coverage of the test will be on Social Studies (History, Geography, Art and Culture, Civics, Economics), General Science and Environmental studies up to 10th Standard.
SSC MTS Online Application Process
Application Fees/ Intimation Charges
- Fee payable: Rs 100/- (Rs One Hundred only).
- Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Persons with Disabilities (PwD) and Ex-servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of a fee.
Steps to Apply for SSC MTS Exam Online
The process of filling online application for the examination consists of two parts:
- One-time Registration
- Filling online Application for the Examination
SSC MTS Salary
The Staff Selection Commission will hold a competitive examination for recruitment of Multi Tasking Staff in Pay Band-1 (Rs 5200-20200) + Grade Pay Rs 1800, (Revised Pay Scale after 7th CPC: Pay Level in Pay Matrix – Level-1), a General Central Service Group C Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Ministries/ Departments/ Offices of the Government of India, in different States/ Union Territories.