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DRDO MTS Syllabus 2022: Download subject-wise free syllabus PDF here!

Safalta Expert Published by: Silky Joshi Updated Tue, 26 Apr 2022 05:21 PM IST


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Are you aware of DRDO MTS Syllabus? DRDO conducts the recruitment for the Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) Group ‘C’ Ministerial Post. As per the official notification, there were 1817 vacancies for the year 2019. The exam dates are yet to be announced but the chances of the exam being held in the month of April 2022 are high. Candidates who are aspiring to apply for the post must be aware of the DRDO MTS syllabus and exam pattern. Knowing the syllabus is helpful in last-minute revisions and a planned and organized approach to the exam.  The aspiring candidates must have in-depth knowledge of the syllabus, to be aware of the questions that will be asked in the examination.

  1. The DRDO Exam was to be held in the month of February and was cancelled.
  2. The exam for the DRDO MTS is held in two phases CBT-1 and CBT-2.
  3. The DRDO MTS Syllabus includes - General Awareness, Reasoning Ability, and Quantitative Aptitude.
  4. There are no negative marks on the examination.

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DRDO MTS Syllabus: Important Details 

Department of Examination Centre For Personnel Talent Management (CEPTAM)
Job Category Govt Jobs
Name of the Post Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS)
Total Vacancy 1817 Vacancies
Selection Process Tier I, Final Selection (Tier-II)
Job Location All India 
Exam Date  First Few Months of 2022 (Tentative)
Official Website

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DRDO MTS Syllabus

The syllabus for the DRDO MTS CBT-1 consists of 3 subjects i.e. General Awareness, Reasoning Ability, and Quantitative Aptitude which are based on topics from Mathematics, Science, and General English. The syllabus for each subject is discussed in the below column.



Reasoning Ability

  • Logical Reasoning, 

  • Verbal and non-verbal reasoning, alphanumeric series, 

  • alphabet series, ranking, data sufficiency, 

  • coding and decoding,

  • Coded inequalities, 

  • direction test, 

  • seating arrangements, 

  • puzzles, jumbles, 

  • Syllogism,

  • input and output, 

  • blood relations, 

  • Advanced puzzles, 

  • Chinese coding, 

  • Distance and direction, 

  • figure series.

General Awareness

  • Current Events, national and international importance

  • History

  • Polity

  • Constitution

  • Sports

  • Art & Culture

  • Geography

  • Economics

  • Everyday Science

  • Scientific Research

  • National/International Organizations /Institutions etc

Numerical Ability

  • Number System

  • Simplification

  • Decimal & Fraction


  • Ratio & Proportion

  • Percentage

  • Profit & Loss

  • Discount

  • Simple Interest and Compound Interest

  • Partnership

  • Time & Work

  • Distance

  • Use of Table & Graph

  • Mensuration

English Language

  • Title of the Passage

  • Letter Writing

  • Word Knowledge

  • Use of Words

  • Antonym

  • Synonym

  • One Word Substitutions

  • Sentence Correction

  • Idioms Phrases

General Science

  • Physics

  • Chemistry

  • Biology

Also Read: DRDO MTS Salary


DRDO MTS Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for the DRDO MTS CBT-1 will be held for 3 subjects i.e. General Awareness, Reasoning Ability and Quantitative Aptitude. The exams will be held online in multiple-choice based questions for 90 minutes where the questions will be available in both the languages of Hindi and English. For every correct answer, the candidates will be rewarded with 1 mark, and there is no negative marking for the incorrect answer.

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DRDO MTS Exam Pattern: Preliminary Exam

  • The exam is held online with multiple choice based questions of a total of 100 questions, 35 questions will be from the Quantitative Aptitude and Reasoning Ability each, and 30 questions will be from the General Awareness section. 

  • The exam will have a composite timing where 90 minutes will be allotted for each section. 

  • Each correct answer will fetch a candidate with 1 mark and there is no deduction for the incorrect answer.


Maximum  Questions

Maximum Marks

Exam Duration

Quantitative Aptitude



90 minutes

Reasoning Ability




General Awareness







90 minutes

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What is the DRDO MTS Selection Process?

 The selection process of DRDO MTS has preliminary Online Computer-based tests, Mains Exam, and Medical tests. 

Is there any negative marking in the DRDO MTS Exam?

No, there is no negative marking in the DRDO MTS Exam

How many Subjects are asked in the DRDO MTS Exam?

 A total of 3 subjects are asked in the DRDO MTS exam.

What is the duration of the DRDO MTS Exam?

The duration of the DRDO MTS Exam is 90 minutes.

What is the marking scheme of the DRDO MTS Exam?

The marking scheme of the DRDO MTS has 1 mark for a correct answer while there is no negative marking.

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