SSC MTS Exam pattern

SSC MTS 2023 : Exam Pattern

  • 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.

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For Other Details Visit: SSC MTS Exam 2023 Notification, SSC MTS Exam 2023 Syllabus, SSC MTS Exam 2023 Expected Cut Off