SSC MTS 2017: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has postponed the Paper 1 exam of SSC MTS scheduled to be conducted on April 30, May 14 & 28 and June 4 & 11, 2017. As per official notice, SSC MTS 2017 Paper 1 exam will be conducted in September/October. The dates of SSC MTS paper 1 exam will be informed to candidates once it is finalised by the commission. The admit cards will be issued to candidates appearing for the SSC Multi-Tasking 2017 Paper 1 in August 2017. Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the Paper 1 exam will be required to appear for a descriptive test, conducted to test the basic language skills of candidates. The SSC MTS 2017 result of Paper 1 exam will be announced in November 2017. The SSC MTS Paper 2 exam is scheduled to be conducted on December 17, 2017. Candidates will be issued SSC MTS 2017 admit card for Paper 2 exam in November, 2017. The Paper 2 is qualifying in nature. Based on the performance of candidates in Paper 1 exam, they will be recommended for appointment. The final result of SSC MTS 2017 will be declared in February/March 2017.
SSC conducts the SSC MTS exam every year for recruitment to General Central Service Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Central Government Ministries / Departments / Offices, in different States / Union Territories. Around 70 lakh candidates have registered to appear for SSC MTS 2017 exam. Candidates can check below for SSC MTS eligibility criteria, admit card, selection procedure, exam pattern, syllabus, result, answer key and cutoff.
Highlights of SSC MTS 2017
|Sr. No||Specifications||Important highlights|
|1||Exam Name||Recruitment to the post of Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff in Different States and Union Territories 2017|
|2||Conductced authority||Staff Selection Commission (SSC)|
|3||Number of Posts||8300|
|4||Pay Scale||Pay Band-1(Rs 5200- Rs 20200/-) + Grade Pay Rs1800/-(Revised Pay Scale after 7th CPC Pay Matrix Level–01)|
|5||Stages of exam||Paper 1 (Objective) and Paper 2 (Descriptive)|
|6||Mode of exam||Offline|
|7||Selection Criteria||Based on Paper 1 exam, subjected to their meeting basic qualifying standards fixed in Paper-II.|
SSC MTS 2017 Vacancy Details
SSC has announced the total number of vacancies for various regions under SSC MTS 2017 recruitment. The region-wise SSC MTS 2017 vacancy details are given below.
|Central Region||325 Posts|
|Eastern Region||634 Posts|
|Kerala Karnataka Region||666 Posts|
|Northern Region||3186 Posts|
|North Eastern Region||226 Posts|
|North Western Region||534 Posts|
|Madhya Pradesh Region||536 Posts|
|Southern Region||705 Posts|
|Western Region||1488 Posts|
SSC MTS 2017 Important Dates
The Paper 1 exam of SSC MTS will be conducted in September/October 2017 followed by Paper 2 exam on December 17, 2017. Candidates can check below for SSC MTS 2017 Important Dates
|1||Release of SSC MTS 2017 Admit Card for Paper I||August 2017|
|2||Paper I exam of SSC MTS||September/October 2017|
|3||Release of answer key||November 2017|
|4||Announcement of SSC MTS Paper I result||November 2017|
|5||Issue of admit card for Paper II exam of SSC MTS recruitment||November 2017|
|6||Exam date of SSC MTS Paper II||December 17, 2017|
|7||Declaration of final result||February/March 2018|
|8||Issue of advertisement||December 30, 2016|
|9||Release of online application form of SSC MTS||December 31, 2016|
|10||Last date to apply for SSC MTS||February 3, 2017|
SSC will issue admit cards for the Paper 1 exam of SSC MTS in August 2017. The SSC MTS admit card 2017 will be available online as per regions. Candidates can download admit card through the link provided on this page. To download and print admit card, candidates should enter their online registration number and date of birth. The hard copy of SSC MTS admit card will not be sent to candidates by post. The link to download admit card will be provided on this page. The commission will issue admit card for Paper 2 exam in November 2017.
The exam pattern of SSC MTS provides details about the marking scheme, number of papers, total marks, time duration, subjects of exam etc. The SSC MTS Paper 1 and 2 exam will be conducted in offline mode. The Paper 1 exam of SSC MTS comprises of objective type paper and Paper 2 is descriptive test. The question paper of Paper 1 will be set in both English and Hindi. There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. SSC MTS Paper II is qualifying in nature. The SSC MTS exam pattern of Paper 1 and 2 is given below.
SSC MTS Paper 1 Exam Pattern
|Subject||Maximum Marks||Total Duration / Timing for General candidates||Total Duration/ Timing for Visually Handicapped/ Cerebral Palsy candidates|
|General Intelligence & Reasoning ( 25 questions)||25||2 hours||2 Hours 40 Mins.|
|Numerical Aptitude ( 25 questions)||25|
|General English ( 50 questions)||50|
|General Awareness (50 questions)||50|
SSC MTS Paper 2 Exam Pattern
|Subject||Maximum Marks||Total Duration for General Category||Total Duration/ Timing for Visually Handicapped/ Cerebral Palsy candidates|
|Descriptive Test||50||30 minutes||45 minutes|
The syllabus of SSC MTS contain topics important for the exam. The SSC MTS syllabus has been defined by SSC. Candidates can check on this page SSC MTS syllabus for General Intelligence & Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, General English and General Awareness. Candidates should prepare for the exam as per the topics given in the syllabus.
The Sample Papers of SSC MTS 2017 will be help the candidates to get an idea regarding the pattern of questions, number of questions asked in the exam, total marks per questions etc. Candidates after completing their Syllabus should solve the SSC MTS Sample Papers 2017 regularly to gain knowledge.
The answer key of SSC MTS Paper 1 will be released by SSC in November 2017. The answer key will contain correct answers of questions asked in the exam. Candidates can download here the answer key of all sets of test booklets provided during the exam. Based on the correct answers and incorrect answers, candidates will be able to calculate their estimated scores of exam. The SSC MTS answer key 2017 will also help candidates to analyse their performance in the exam. Candidates are advised to download the correct set of question booklet for matching answers.
The result of SSC MTS Tier 1 exam will be declared in November 2017. The SSC MTS result will be declared for all candidates who will appear in the Paper 1 exam. However, only those candidates who will secure qualifying marks fixed by the examination authority will be selected for Paper 2. The SSC MTS result will be released in a PDF file. Candidates can check their result on this page. The link to check SSC MTS 2017 result will be updated as soon as it is declared. Candidates will be selected based on their performance in Paper 1 exam. The final result of SSC MTS will be declared in February/March 2018.
The cutoff of SSC MTS is the minimum qualifying marks required to qualify each stage of selection process. The SSC MTS cutoff 2017 will be declared along with the result. The exam conducting authority will decide the cutoff for each stage – Paper 1 and Paper 2. The SSC MTS cutoff 2017 will be decided based on factors such as total number of candidates appearing for the exam, total number of vacancies, difficulty level etc.
Applicants must have passed Matriculation Examination or any other equivalent examination from a recognized Board. The age limit of the candidate should be 18-25 years as on 1.08.2017.
Online Application Process for SSC MTS 2017 exam has concluded. SSC MTS Application Form was available from December 31, 2016. The Application Fees for the exam was Rs 100 for General candidates. Women candidates and candidates belonging to ST/SC/Physically handicapped and Ex-Servicemen were exempted from payment of Application Fees. The Payment of Fee was accepted only through State Bank of India Challan generated online or through SBI NET Banking or Credit/Debit Card.
The candidates will have to appear for two paper-Paper-I and II under SSC MTS Selection Procedure 2017. Candidates will be shortlisted for Paper-II on the basis of their performance in Paper-I. Paper-II will be of only qualifying in nature. Final Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of their performance in Paper-I subjected to meeting the basic qualifying standards fixed for Paper-II.
Staff Selection Commission
Address: Block No- 12, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, Near JLN Stadium, New Delhi, Delhi 110091
Phone:011 2436 0120
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