SSC MTS 2019

Apr 19, 2019 - 16:26

SSC MTS 2019 : Exam Dates, Notification, Exam Pattern

You will be glad to know that Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released SSC Mutli-Tasking(Non-Technical) Staff Notification on 22nd Of April 2019. This recruitment includes the post of Peon, Daftary, Jamadar, Junior Gestetner Operator, Chowkidar, Safaiwala, Mali etc. All the eligible candidates are hereby requested to go through the complete notification before filling the application form.

SSC MTS 2019 : Vacancy-

Vacancies will be determined in due course. Updated vacancieswill be uploaded on the website of the Commission from time to time (>Candidate‟sCorner-> Tentative Vacancy).

SSC MTS 2019 : Exam dates-

Tentative Date
Release of SSC MTS Recruitment Application Form
April 22, 2019
Last Date of SSC MTS Recruitment Application Form
May 29,  2019 (5:00 PM)
Last Date of Online Payment of Application Fee
May 31,  2019 (5:00 PM)
Issue of SSC MTS Recruitment Admit Card for Paper 1
To be notified
SSC MTS Recruitment Exam Paper 1
August 2 – September 6, 2019
SSC MTS Recruitment Exam Paper 1 Result
To be notified
SSC MTS Recruitment Admit Card for Paper 2
To be notified
SSC MTS Recruitment Exam Paper 2
November 17,  2019
 SSC MTS Recruitment Exam Final Result
To be notified

SSC MTS 2019 : Eligibilty Criteria-

To be eligible to appear for SSC MTS 2019, there are certain eligibilty criteria that must be taken into consideration.

Educational Qualification

Below is the brief educational qualification details of the different posts offered through SSC MTS 2019 Exam:
Post Name
Minimum Educational Qualification as on 1st August 2019
Multi Tasking Staff (MTS)
The candidates must have passed Matriculation Examination (10th Pass) or equivalent from a recognized Board.
  • Candidates who have not yet acquired but will acquire the educational qualification and produce documentary evidence from the Board in support thereof as on 01-08-2019 are also eligible.
  • All candidates who are declared qualified by the Commission for Document Verification will be required to produce the relevant Certificates such as Mark sheets, Provisional Certificates, etc. for completion of Matriculation or equivalent in original as proof of having acquired the minimum educational qualification on or before 1st August 2019.
A candidate must be either:
  •  a citizen of India, or
  • a subject of Nepal, or
  • a subject of Bhutan, or
  • a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January, 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  • a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
Age Limit
Age Group
Age Limit (As on 1st August 2019)
18-25 years (i.e. candidates born not before 02-08-1994 and not later than 01-08-2001)
18-27 years (i.e. candidates born not before 02-08-1992 and not later than 01-08-2001)
  • Tier 1(Objective type)
  • Tier 2(Descriptive type)
  • Documents verification
Tier 1(Objective type)
  • The paper is divided into 4 sections are Intelligence Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, English Language and General Knowledge. Check SSC MTS Syllabus
  • The exam will be in both languages i.e in English & Hindi.
  • Negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer will be applicable. Check SSC MTS Marking Scheme
  • Total duration of Paper I is 90 minutes. For visually handicapped and cerebral palsy candidates it is 120 minutes.
No.Of Questions
Maximum Marks
Total Duration/Timing for General candidates
Total Duration/ Timing for Visually Handicapped/ Cerebral Palsy candidates
General Intelligence & Reasoning
25/ 25
90 Minutes
120 Minutes
Numerical Aptitude
25/ 25
General English
25/ 25
General Awareness
25/ 25
Tier 2-(Descriptive)
  • Paper 2 of SSC MTS has descriptive type (Essay and Letter writing) question.
  • Total duration of Paper II is 30 minutes. For visually handicapped and cerebral palsy candidates it is 40 minutes.
  • Those who qualify Paper 1 as per the cut off will be eligible to appear for Paper 2.
Maximum Marks
Total Duration /Timing for General candidates
Total Duration/Timing for Visually Handicapped/Cerebral Palsy  candidates
Short Essay/Letter in English or any language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution
30 Minutes
40 Minutes

Document Verification

All the candidates qualified for Document Verification are required to appear for Document Verification along with the original documents.

TIER-I (Objective)

Below is topic-wise break up of all the sections that will be covered in:

Sections Topics
For General Intelligence and Reasoning
Similarities and Differences, Space Visualization, Problem Solving, Analysis, Judgment, Decision Making, Visual Memory, Observation, Relationship Concepts, Figure Classification, Arithmetical Number Series, Non-Verbal Series, Arithmetical Computation, Analytical Functions etc.
For Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus
Number Systems, Computation of Whole Numbers, Decimals and Fractions, Relationship between Numbers, Fundamental Arithmetical Operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Use Of Tables and Graphs, Mensuration, Time And Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work, etc.
General Awareness
Questions will be set to test the ability of the candidate’s general awareness about the world around him and of political environment of the country. The test will also include questions on current events and India’s recent economic and social policies. Candidates should also keep themselves updated on India’s relations/agreements with the neighboring countries. Apart from that, candidates should cover the following topics:
Indian Constitution, Booker and Nationa, Award Winning Books, History, Culture, Awards and Honors, Current Affairs, Science – Inventions & Discoveries. Important Financial & Economic News
English Language
Candidates will be tested on their understanding of the Basics of English Language, Vocabulary, Grammar, Sentence structure, Synonyms, Antonyms and its correct usage etc. Along with that, candidates will be tested on his/her writing ability. 

Tier-II (Descriptive)

Maximum Marks
Total Duration /Timing for General candidates
Total Duration/Timing for Visually Handicapped/Cerebral Palsy  candidates
Short Essay/Letter in English or any language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution
30 Minutes
40 Minutes
There is no Pre-Exam Training in SSC MTS.

SSC MTS : Interview Detail
No, interview is not conducted for any post in SSC MTS.

SSC MTS 2019 : Salary-

Once the 7th pay commission comes to force, there will be a considerable increase in the current SSC MTS Salary. Also, additional benefits will be provided. SSC MTS salary is calculated as Gross Salary & In-Hand Salary. After the application of 7th pay commission, the income of every government job got increased by almost 20%. Multi Tasking Staff is a general central service group ‘C’ non-gazetted, a non-ministerial post which falls under Payband-1 (Rs.5200 – 20200) + Grade Pay Rs.1800. However, the take-home salary of MTS ranges between Rs.18,000 – 22,000 /month (approx). The salary could vary based on location, allowances etc.

MTS (GP 1800)
MTS (GP 1800)
MTS (GP 1800)
City (Category)
Basic Pay
DA on TA
Gross Salary
Total Deduction
In-Hand Salary

SSC MTS 2019 : Application Fees-

SSC MTS Fees Structure
Rs. 100/-

SSC MTS 2019 : Admit Card-

SSC MTS 2019 admit card can be downloaded by following these few easy steps:
  •    Log on to the official SSC website.
  •    Select the option of ‘Admit Card’. A number of links of regional websites of the commission will appear.
  •    Select the region as chosen during registration
  •    Enter login credentials such as Registration Number and Date of Birth on the page that opens.
  •    Alternatively, aspirants can also enter their name to avail their hall ticket.
  •    Admit card will appear on the computer screen.
  •    Verify all the details like name, registration number, examination centre, etc. given on the admit card.
  •    Download the admit card and print a colored copy of it.
Candidates must check the details given on the admit card before downloading it. They must ensure that the details provided are correct and photograph and signature are properly visible. Incase there are any mistakes that need to be rectified in the admit card, contact SSC MTS authority immediately.
The admit card will contain following details:
  •     Candidate’s Name
  •     Father’s name
  •     Date and Time of Examination
  •     Roll number
  •     Registration Number
  •     Mailing Address
  •     Category
  •     PwD Candidate (if applicable)
  •     Date of birth
  •     Candidate’s signature
  •     Candidate’s photograph
  •     Name and address of examination center allotted to the student
  •     Medium of Question Paper

SSC MTS 2019 : Result-

Candidates can check their SSC MTS Result for Paper 1 and Paper 2 online.

The steps for checking the result are as follows:

  • First of all, visit the official website –
  • Search for the “result” tab in the header menu on the home page.
  • Click on the “result” tab.
  • A pop-up window will appear on your computer screen containing various tabs such as CHSL, CGL, JE, JHT, etc. Click on “Departmental exam”.
  • Search for SSC MTS Result. You can find a link that says “click here” under result column. Click on that link.
  • A PDF will open as you click on the result. It will contain the list of successful candidates.
  • There will be thousands of names on the list. The easiest way to find your result is to press “CTRL +F” on your keyboard.
  • A search box will appear on the page.
  • Type your roll number or name in the search box. Press enter.
  • Your roll number or name will be located automatically on the list.
  • If you cannot find your roll number or name on the list, it means that you have not qualified in the examination.
If you follow all these steps, you can easily check your result.

SSC MTS 2019 : Previous Year Analysis -

Before beginning our paper review, let us revisit the exam pattern once. There were 4 sections in Paper I and the total marks were 150.

SSC MTS Exam Analysis

Reasoning Section

Number of Questions
Arithmetic Operations
Visual Reasoning
Coding – Decoding

Quantitative Aptitude

The difficulty level of SSC MTS Quant Section was Moderate. The topic-wise distribution of questions asked in the quant section is as follows:

Number of Questions
Time and Work
Profit Loss and Discount
Compound Interest & Simple Interest
Speed Time and Distance
Bar Chart
Some of the most essential highlights of this section are as follows:
  • Questions based on Time & work and Mensuration were a bit challenging.
  • Speed & Distance, Bar Graph, and Profit/ Loss based questions were score gainers.

English Comprehension

The difficulty level of SSC MTS English Section was Easy to Moderate. The topic-wise distribution of questions asked in the English section is as follows.

Number of Questions
Error Spotting
Fill in the Blanks
Para Jumble
Idiom Phrases
One Word Substitution
Sentence Improvement
Cloze Test
Some of the most essential highlights of this section are as follows
  • Spotting Errors, Sentence Improvement, and Para Jumbles based questions were extremely easy to solve.
  • On the challenging side, Cloze test, Synonym & Antonym were a bit confusing.

General Awareness

The difficulty level of SSC MTS GK Section was Easy to Moderate. Polity, History, and Science were the major chunk of the entire paper.

Number of Questions
Current Affairs
Indian Polity
Staff Selection Commission mixed the questions from this section to check the static as well as current knowledge of the candidates.

Number of Good Attempts

Let us formulate our good attempts according to the difficulty level of exam.

Good Attempts
General Intelligence & Reasoning
Numerical Aptitude
General English
General Awareness
Overall Good Attempts

We wrap up our SSC MTS Exam Analysis for all shifts here.

SSC MTS 2019 : Cut-off -

The SSC MTS written Examination was previously conducted in 2017 from 16th September to 31st October 2017. In this article you will get to know the SSC MTS  previous year Cutoff, state-wise list and SSC MTS expected cutoff this year.

SSC MTS Cut-off  2016-17(Tier-I)

SSC had released region-wise cutoff for Paper 1. However, SSC MTS cutoff remained same across categories.

Cut Off

SSC MTS Cut-off  2016-17(Tier-II)

State Name Category
Delhi 123.25 115 52.25 117.75 88 123.5 107.75 126
Rajasthan 122.75 122.25 60.75 116.25 86.75 123.5 107 126
Uttarakhand 122.5 116.75 67.75 116.75 91.25 123.75 115 126
Karnataka 120.25 112 83.75 114.25 122.25 123
Kerala 120.5 111.75 105.5 114.25 94 126.25 109.25 127.25
Lakshadweep Islands 127 129.25
Jharkhand 133.25 120.5 134.75 133.25
Odisha 126.25 114.25 108.75 127.5 129
West Bengal 127.25 114 91.5 117.75 101.25 127.25 115.75 129.25
A&N Islands
Telangana 121.25 112.5 85 116.25 123.5 116 123.75
Andhra Pradesh 123.75 112.25 92 115 101 124 115.25 125
Puducherry & Tamil Nadu 120.25 112.25 64 114.25 88.25 122.5 123
Daman & Diu and Goa 124 125.5
Gujarat, Dadra & Nagar Haveli 121.25 113.25 49.75 115.5 86 122.75 124.5
Maharashtra 121 112.5 49.5 115.5 86.5 122.5 107.5 123.75
Chandigarh 124.5 114.75 67.5 116.75 90.75 125 109.5 129
Jammu & Kashmir 123.25 114.5 60.75 116.5 89 123.75 108.25 125.5
Haryana 137.75 114.75 76.75 130.75 134.25
Himachal Pradesh 123.25 114.5 75 88.75 123.5 125.5
Punjab 123 118.5 59.75 116 87.5 123.75 125.5
Bihar 127.25 120.75 102.75 125 131.5 132.5
UP 125.5 114 95 122.5 116.75 129.25 123 130.75
Arunachal Pradesh 122.5 113.75 54.75 115.25 123.75 125.5
Assam 124.75 119.5 71.25 115 124.75 125.75
Manipur 123 66.5 86.5 123.5 125.75
Meghalaya 122.5 114.25 51.75 115 86.5 123.25 125
Mizoram 51.75 123.25 125
Nagaland 122.25 70.5 124.25 106.75 125
Tripura 125 113.5 51 115 123.25 124.75
Chhattisgarh 122.75 114 51.75 115 101.5 123.75 107 125.25
Madhya Pradesh 122 113.5 49.5 117.25 91.5 123.25 114.75 125.25

SSC MTS Cut-off  2016-17 (Final Cut-Off)

After the tier 2 Result, candidates were called for the Document Verification round. Candidates for each State/ UT were finally selected based on their performance in Paper-I, subject to their meeting basic qualifying standards fixed in Paper-II. A total of 23511 candidates qualified for Document Verification against 10674 vacancies reported by User Organizations as on date.

State Name Category
Delhi 126.25 118.50 127.00 129.25
Rajasthan 125.75 125.50 127.00 129.00
Uttarakhand 125.50 120.25 127.25 129.00
Karnataka 123.75 115.00 126.00 126.50
Kerala 123.75 115.00 128.75 129.50
Lakshadweep Islands 129.25 140.00
Jharkhand 135.50 121.75 134.75 135.00
Odisha 127.25 116.75 129.00 130.00
West Bengal 129.25 116.75 129.00 130.75
A&N Islands
Sikkim 129.00 130.50
Andhra Pradesh 125.75 115.50 126.75 127.50
Puducherry & Tamil Nadu 123.75 115.25 126.00 126.75
Daman & Diu and Goa 127.00 129.00
Gujarat, Dadra & Nagar Haveli 124.25 116.75 126.25 128.00
Maharashtra 124.00 115.50 126.00 127.25
Chandigarh 128.25 118.25 128.50 134.25
Jammu & Kashmir 127.50 118.25 127.50 129.00
Haryana 139.50 118.25 134.25 138.50
Himachal Pradesh 126.75 117.75 127.25 129.00
Punjab 127.00 123.75 127.50 129.00
Bihar 129.50 120.75 133.50 134.25
UP 127.75 117.25 131.50 132.50
Arunachal Pradesh 125.50 117.00 127.00 129.00
Assam 128.00 120.50 127.25 129.00
Manipur 126.50 127.00 134.50
Meghalaya 125.50 117.25 126.75 128.75
Mizoram 126.75 128.50
Nagaland 126.00 127.25 130.25
Tripura 126.25 116.75 126.50 128.50
Chhattisgarh 125.75 116.75 127.25 128.50
Madhya Pradesh 125.50 116.75 126.50 128.25
Telangana 124.75 116.00 126.50 127.25

SSC MTS 2019 : Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)-

1.) Does the Commission entertain a request for change of date of examination if it clashes with exams of other organizations?
Answer: The Commission does not entertain any request for change of its examination dates in the event of the dates clashing with examination dates of any other organization. The Commission also does not entertain any request for change of Examination Centre and Examination Shift, etc on account of any other reason also.

2.) Is Registration mandatory for applying to the examinations of the Commission?
Answer: Yes, One-Time Registration with the Commission is a mandatory prerequisite. On completion of One-Time Registration, candidates can apply online for any examination of the Commission.

3.) What is the procedure for onetime Registration?
Answer: For one time registration, click on ‘Register Now’ link provided in login section on SSC website Meticulously follow the instructions given in the Registration webpage.

4.) I am unable to upload my photo and signature while applying for one time Registration?
Answer: Check size and format of photograph and signature files. Scanned colour passport size photograph should be in JPEG format and file size of the photograph should be in the range of 20 KB to 50 KB. Image dimension of the photograph should be about 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height). Similarly, scanned signature file should be in JPEG format having file size ranging from 10 KB to 20 KB. Image dimension of the signature should be about 4.0 cm (width) x 3.0 cm (height). The image of the signature should occupy at least 75% of the frame.

5.) I did not receive registration number and password on the email.
Answer: You may check the ‘Spam’ folder in your e-mail. If email is not received even in the Spam folder, it is likely that you have entered wrong email-id. You may contact Helpline of the concerned Regional Office through a call or email.

6.) How to get Registration number and Password, if a candidate forgets it?
Answer: Go to ‘Forgot Password’ link in the Login section on and enter required details. On verification through email or mobile OTP, the Registered email-id and Registration Number would be displayed on the screen. You will be prompted to change password. Set your new password and keep it safely for future use.

7.) I am doing One-time Registration for the first time. Yet when I am trying to save my data in the ‘Basic Information’ tab, the system is giving a message that “User Already Exists”.
Answer: Check your Matriculation Certificate. If ‘Roll Code’ is also given in addition to ‘Roll No’, then in the column 6 (iii) and 6 (iv) of the Registration Form, enter your Roll No in the following format: “Roll Code”-“Roll No”. For example, if the Roll Code given in your Matriculation Certificate is 12345 and Roll No is 1234567, then you have to enter Roll No in column 6 (iii) and 6 (iv) as 12345-12345

8.) What is the fee to be paid with the application?
Answer: The fee to be paid with the application is Rupees one hundred (Rs. 100/-) for each Examination.

9.) Who are eligible for exemption from paying fee?
Answer: All female candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Schedule Tribe, Persons with benchmark Disabilities (Divyangjans) and ExServicemen candidates eligible for reservation are exempted from payment of fee.

10.) How to reprint my offline bank challan?
Answer: Login using your ‘Registration Number’ and ‘SSC Registration Password’ in the login section of the website. Click on the ‘Download Offline Challan’ link of the concerned examination in the ‘Latest Notifications’ Section in your Dashboard.

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