SSC MTS 2018
Team Careers360, 14 Jul 2018

SSC MTS 2018 – Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts SSC MTS for recruitment of Multi-Tasking Staffs in various Central Government Ministries, Departments and Offices in different states and Union Territories (UTs). SSC MTS 2018 notification will be released on November 3, 2018. SSC MTS application form will be available from November 3 to December 3, 2018. Approximately 10,000 vacancies are expected to be filled through SSC MTS recruitment. In 2017, total 10, 674 vacancies were announced. To be eligible for SSC MTS 2018, candidates should be between 18 to 25 years and have passed Class 10/matriculation/SSC. As per SSC exam calendar 2018, the dates of Computer Based Test (CBT) will be notified later. Earlier, the exam of SSC MTS was scheduled to be conducted in December 2018 and January 2019 across 124 exam centres.

 

The recruitment exam comprises two stages – CBT (Paper I) and Descriptive Test (Paper II). Candidates will be shortlisted for Descriptive Test based on their performance in CBT. The Descriptive Test of SSC MTS 2018 will be qualifying in nature. Final selection will be made based on candidates performance in CBT subjected to their meeting the basic qualifying standards in Descriptive Test. In 2017, 19,96,411 candidates appeared for Paper I exam, out of which 159182 candidates had qualified for Paper II. Total 10674 candidates were recommended for appointment. Read below for more details on SSC MTS 2018 exam dates, highlights, vacancies, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus and cutoff.

 

SSC MTS 2018 – Overview

 

What is SSC MTS 2018 Exam?

SSC MTS exam is conducted every year for recruitment of Multi Tasking Staff to General Central Service Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Central Government Ministries, Departments, Offices, in different States / Union Territories.

 

What are the posts under SSC MTS recruitment?

Candidates are recruited for various posts like Peon, Jamadar, Junior Gestetner Operator, Chowkidar, Safaiwala, Mali etc.

 

What is the level of exam?

SSC MTS is a national -level examination conducted by Staff Selection Commission.

 

Who are eligible for SSC MTS?

Candidates who have passed their Class 10/matric and are in the age group of 18 to 25 years can apply for SSC MTS 2018.

 

What is SSC MTS selection procedure 2018?

Candidates applying against the advertisement of SSC MTS 2018 have to first appear for CBT. Those qualifying the CBT will be called for Descriptive Test. This exam is qualifying in nature. Candidates will be called for Document Verification on the basis of their merit in Paper and preference of State/ UT exercised by them in the Application Form. Allotments will be done based on the performance in CBT provided candidates secure qualifying marks in Descriptive Test.

 

What will be the mode of SSC MTS 2018?

SSC MTS consists of two papers – Paper I and II. The Paper I will be held in Computer Based Mode while Paper II will conducted in Pen and Paper mode.

 

What is the SSC MTS Salary?

Candidates can check below the pay band and grade pay as per 7 th CPC pay matrix level – 01.

  • Pay Band – Rs 5200- 20200

  • Grade Pay – Rs 1800

SSC MTS Vacancies 2018

Vacancies of SSC MTS are decided by the Regional Offices of the Commission in different States / Uts. Approximately, 10,000 vacancies are expected to be announced. The exact number of vacancies will be released along with the notification. Candidates can check below last years’ SSC MTS vacancies.

 

Region-wise SSC MTS Vacancies

Regions

SSC MTS vacancies

CR

499

ER

658

KKR

601

NR

4798

NER

239

NWR

647

MPR

643

SR

873

WR

1716

Total

10674

SSC MTS Exam Dates 2018

Events

Dates

SSC MTS 2018 notification

November 3, 2018

Release of SSC MTS application form

November 3, 2018

Last date to apply

December 3, 2018

Issue of admit card for CBT

To be notified later

SSC MTS 2018 exam dates

To be notified late

SSC MTS answer key 2018

To be notified late

Declaration of SSC MTS result for CBT

To be notified late

SSC MTS cutoff for CBT

To be notified late

Issue of admit card for Descriptive Test

To be notified later

SSC MTS 2018 Descriptive Test

To be notified later

Declaration of final SSC MTS result

To be notified later

SSC MTS 2018 final cutoff

To be notified later

SSC MTS Eligibility Criteria 2018

 

The eligibility criteria of SSC MTS have been prescribed by SSC. Candidates who wish to apply for the exam have to fulfill eligibility criteria in terms of nationality, age and educational qualification. Check below the eligibility conditions required for the recruitment exam.

 

Detailed SSC MTS 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Nationality

Candidates must be Indian national

Age

18 to 25 years, relaxation in the upper age limit will be provided to candidates belonging to reserved categories

Educational Qualification

Must have passed Class 10/matric/SSC

SSC MTS Application Form 2018


Online registration will be available from November 3 to December 3, 2018. SSC MTS 2018 application form comprises two parts. In Part I, candidates have to first register for the exam by submitting basic details. In application Part II, candidates are required to pay the examination fees and upload scanned images of photograph and signature. SSC MTS examination fee is Rs 200 for General and OBC category while SC, ST, Physically Handicapped and Ex-Servicemen, Women candidates are exempted from fee payment. Candidates can pay their fee through online bank challan, SBI net banking, credit or debit card. The steps to fill SSC MTS application are explained below.

 

SSC MTS 2018 Application Form (Part I)

  • Register for the exam by submitting personal information.

  • On successful registration, candidates will be provided registration number and password.

 

SSC MTS Application Form 2018 (Part II)

  • Applicants need to enter examination centre and code, educational qualification, age limit etc.

  • Upload photograph and signature as per dimensions

  • Pay the examination fee

  • To pay fee by cash, candidates should take printout of challan after completion of application part.

  • Agree to the declaration and submit application form

 

SSC MTS Exam Centres 2018

The computer based test of SSC MTS will be conducted across 124 cities spread throughout the country. One particular city might have multiple SSC MTS exam centres. Candidates have to enter their preferences of exam centres while filling the application form. Change in examination centres are not allowed therefore, candidates have to choose the same carefully. The city, name and address of SSC MTS 2018 exam centres will be mentioned on the admit card. The list of few SSC MTS exam cities is given below.

 

List of some SSC MTS 2018 Exam Centres and their codes

Cities

Codes

Chandigarh

1601

Jammu

1004

Leh

1005

Srinagar

1007

Delhi

2201

Jaipur

2405

Dehradun

2002

Patna

3206

Varanasi

3013

Lucknow

3010

Ranchi

4205

Bhubaneshwar

4604

Kolkata

4410

Port Blair

4802

Gangtok

4001

Guwahati

5105

Bhopal

6001

Panaji

7801

Ahmedabad

7001

Mumbai

7204

Chennai

8201

Bangalore

9001

SSC MTS Admit Card 2018

 

The admit card of SSC MTS for CBT will be issued to candidates two weeks before the examination. Candidates have to download SSC MTS admit card online by entering registration id or roll number and date of birth. All candidates who will apply successfully for the exam before the last date are assigned roll numbers. SSC MTS 2018 admit card will include candidate’s name, photograph, signature, roll number, exam date, time, exam centre, application number and name of papers. Candidates must carry at least one photo identity proof to the examination centre. In case, candidates are not issued admit cards before the exam should immediately contact the regional offices of SSC along with the proof of having submitted the application.

 

SSC MTS Exam Pattern 2018

 

SSC MTS exam comprises two papers – Paper I and II. The Paper I as per SSC MTS exam pattern is a Computer Based exam consisting 100 objective type multiple choice questions (MCQs) of 100 marks. There are four sections - General Intelligence & Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, General English and General Awareness. The exam will be in both languages i.e., English and Hindi. Candidates will get 90 minutes to solve the questions. As per marking scheme, 0.25 marks will be deducted for wrong answers. Paper II is a pen and paper mode that includes descriptive type questions. Candidates in this paper are given to write essay or letter in English. Total marks allotted to this paper are 50. The detailed SSC MTS 2018 exam pattern of Paper I and II is given below.

 

SSC MTS 2018 Paper I (Computer Based Test)

Sections

Number of questions

Marks

Time

General Intelligence & Reasoning

25

25

90 minutes

Numerical Aptitude

25

25

General English

25

25

General Awareness

25

25

Total

100

100

 

 

SSC MTS 2018 Paper II (Descriptive Exam)

Subject

Marks

Total Time

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

50

30 Minutes

SSC MTS Syllabus 2018

 

The syllabus of SSC MTS Paper I comprises topics from four sections of exam - Reasoning Ability and General Intelligence, Numerical/Quantitative Aptitude, General English and General Awareness. Questions on General Intelligence and Reasoning will be non-verbal type. Numerical Aptitude and General English questions will be simple of Class 10 level.Candidates can check below SSC MTS 2018 syllabus prescribed by SSC.

 

SSC MTS Syllabus

English Language


Reasoning


Numerical Ability


General Awareness

Reading Comprehension

Classification

Simplification

Static GK

Fill in the Blanks

Analogy

Interest

Science

Spellings

Coding-Decoding

Average

Award and Honors

Phrases and Idioms

Matrix

Ratio and Proportion

Current Affairs

Synonyms and Antonyms

Word Formation

Problems on Ages

Dates, Portfolios

One Word Substitution

Venn Diagram

Speed, Distance and Time

 

Sentence Correction

Blood Relation

Percentage

 

Error Spotting

Missing Numbers

Profit and Loss

 
 

Puzzles

Number System

 
 

Direction

Number Series

 
 

Non Verbal Reasoning

Mensuration

 
 

Verbal Reasoning

Time and Work

 
  

Data Interpretation

 
  

Mixture Problem

 
  

Algebra

 
  

Trigonometry

 
  

Geometry

 

SSC MTS Answer Key 2018

The answer key of SSC MTS will be released after completion of exam. Candidates' response sheet along with SSC MTS 2018 answer key will be available online. To download the answer key and response sheet candidates have to enter user ID and password. Candidates may raise their objections or representations in respect to the answer keys if any. Objections have to be submitted online on payment of Rs 100 per answer/question. SSC will examine the objections with the subject-matter experts. If the objections are accepted then SSC will release final answer key.

 

SSC MTS Result 2018


The result of SSC MTS will be released in two stages - Paper I and II. The result of all the stages will be available online. The roll numbers of qualified candidates will be made available in PDF format. On the basis of SSC MTS 2018 result of Paper I, candidates will be shortlisted for Paper II. SSC will fix qualifying marks for Paper I select suitable candidates for next round of selection process. SSC MTS Paper II is qualifying in nature however candidates need to secure the cutoff to qualify the exam. SSC MTS result of paper II will be declared after the conduct of exam. Candidates will be finally selected based on their performance in Paper I provided they qualify Paper II. The marks of candidates will be released few days after the declaration of SSC MTS result as per regions.

 

SSC MTS Cutoff 2018

The cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates need to secure to qualify the exam and become eligible for next round of selection process. Cutoff will be applied for Paper I and Paper II. SSC MTS 2018 cutoff for Paper I will be released in April 2019. Candidates securing equal to or more than the cutoff marks will be shortlisted for Paper II. SSC will decide separate qualifying marks for Paper II. Candidates can check below the previous year’s SSC MTS cutoff.

SSC MTS Cutoff 2017 for Paper I

Category

Cutoff

SC

100.50

ST

87.00

OBC

101.00

Ex S

49.50

OH

93.00

HH

49.50

VH

76.00

UR

110.50

SSC MTS Cutoff 2017 for Paper II

Category

Cutoff

General

17.5 (35%)

Other reserved categories

16.5 (33%)

 

 

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