SSC MTS - Exam Pattern and Other Details

Safalta Academics Published by: suzan poudel Updated Mon, 03 May 2021 10:53 PM IST


The examination will consist of a Computer Based Examination (Paper-I) and a Descriptive Paper (Paper-II).

SSC MTS or Staff Selection Commission-Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff Examination is a national level exam conducted by Staff Selection Commission for recruitment of candidates in General Central Service Group-C non-gazetted, non-ministerial posts in various departments and offices of the Government of India.

SSC MTS is for candidates who have completed their class 10th exam and are looking for a government job . SSC MTS 2021 Exam (Multitasking Staff) is organized by Staff Selection Commission ( SSC) every year . The recruitment is for the following posts :

Junior Gestetner Operator
Mali etc.

SSC MTS Syllabus click here

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SSC Exam Pattern 2021

The examination will consist of a Computer Based Examination (Paper-I) and a Descriptive Paper (Paper-II).
Subjects  No. of Questions  Maximum Marks Duration
General English 25 25 90 mins in total  for all four papers .120 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribes
General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 25
Numerical Aptitude 25 25
General Awareness 25 25
  • Paper-I will consist of Objective Type, Multiple choice questions.
  • The questions will be set both in English & Hindi for Part-II, III & IV.
  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer

Paper-II (Descriptive):The Paper will be set in Hindi, English and in other languages mentioned in the Schedule-VIII of the Constitution as given in Annexure-XIII, to test basic language skills commensurate with the16 educational qualification prescribed for the post
Subject Maximum Marks Time Duration
Short Essay/Letter in English or in any language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution. 50 30 minutes .40 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribes .
  • Paper-II will be of descriptive type in ‘Pen and Paper’ Mode in which the candidates will be required to write a short essay or letter in English or any language included in the Schedule-VIII of the Constitution.
  • Paper-II will only be of qualifying nature and is intended to test elementary language skills in view of categorization of the post as Group-C and in view of job requirements
  • Marks scored by the candidates in Paper-II will be used to decide merit in case more than one candidate score equal normalized marks in Paper-I.
  •  Paper-II will be held only for those candidates who meet the cut-off prescribed by the Commission in Paper-I for different categories.

SSC MTS Syllabus click here


Safalta has started an online batch for SSC MTS for those students who are preparing for the entrance exams . The course will provide 180+ downloadable study material , classes of 2 hours daily (mon- sat),counselling session by expert facilities , strategy and techniques on how to solve the examination,a telegram group with regular updates ,weekly test , special question and answer sessions and many more .

SSC MTS Syllabus click here




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