Overview :

The SSC MTS exam is known as multitasking staff recruitment exam which is conducted by SSC (staff selection commission). It is started every year this exam takes place and a huge number of vacancies is filled. This exam is for group-c recruitment process and it is a non-technical staff. The application form is published on SSC official website, important dates for filling exam are 30 Dec 2016 till 30 Jan 2017 for SSC MTS EXAM 2017.

A huge number of candidates will apply for the SSC MTS recruitment, so you have to prepare well to compete them, but don't you worry here we will go to give you guidelines for the exam which will help you. Usually, competitive exam is consist of lots of confusion like for example what to study? , how to apply? , when to apply? , syllabus etc. In this post, you are going to find all your answers. Now if you think you are fulfilling the above - mentioned eligibility criteria, you can move further to see the application form. The application form for SSC MTS 2017 exam is now available on the SSC official website. You can visit MTS official website ssc.nic.in

Vacancy Details :

There are total 8300 seats are vacant this year in SSC MTS 2017. It is the recruitment of the Multi-tasking non-technical staff.

Post Name- Multi-tasking non-technical staff.

Total no. of posts - 8300

Eligibility Criteria :

Educational Qualification: You should have passed the 10th class (matriculation) or its equivalent with any government recognized institute or board.

Age relaxation: There is age relaxation for the candidates who come under the circumstance of reservation, to check in detail you can visit the official website.

General 18 years-25 years
Ex-servicemen SC-8 YEARS
SC/ST 5 years

How to Apply :


The procedure to apply for the SSC MTS 2017:

  •  Download the application form from the SSC official website. The last date to submit the form is 30th Jan 2017.
  •  After downloading the form you can fill it online on its official website www.ssc.nic.in
  •  Fill all the details carefully.
  • Please carry your identity proof, it will help you in filling the form.
  • Please fill the details correctly. Before submitting the details you should check it twice.
  • Upload the scanned copy of your passport size photograph of the required size mention in the form.
  •  You have to select the mode of the payment.
  • After submitting you will get the confirmation mail.

Application Fee :


The fee charges for the general category is Rs.100/- only, women/SC/ST/physically handicapped and ex-servicemen are exempted from paying a fee. Important details regarding modes of payment. You have to do any payment of SSC MTS 2017 exam by SBI bank only. You can pay the requisite fee through challan, which you have to send to the official address mentioned in the form or you can send payment through SBI Net banking and debit/credit card.

*NOTE: In any case, fees are not refunded back


The SSC MTS lies in the posts of group c. The salary of the multitasking staff (Group-c) is starting from Rs.21715 /- per month. There are some medical and house allowances by the government. This year SSC MTS 2017 will get around Rs.254000/- approximately

Exam Dates :

24 Dec 2016 Online Registration Starts
20 Jan 2017 Online Registration Ends
Mar 2017 Admit Card
16 April, 30 April, 07 May 2017 Paper I Exam
August 2017 Paper 1 details
December 2017 Admit Card for Descriptive Test
17 December 2017 Descriptive Test
February 2018 Final Result

Exam Pattern :

Paper-I Total duration of 2 hours. It will consist of four parts i.e. General Reasoning and Intelligence, General Awareness, Numerical aptitude and General English. So the total marks for the paper-1 are 250 marks and total questions are also 250.

Paper-II would consist of Short Essay or Letter which you have to write in English or any other language which is listed in the government policies. The total Marks for the essay is 50 and total duration will be 30 minutes.


The paper-1 is consists of four sections: Numerical aptitude, Reasoning, English, and general awareness. Maximum marks for paper-1 is 150 with 150 total questions.

Numerical aptitude Total marks = 150
Total question = 150
Total duration = 2 hours
General awareness


The paper-2 is essay writing and it is for to check your English writing skills. Maximum marks are 50 with 30 min duration.

Essay writing Total Marks = 50
Total duration = 30 MIN

Now after getting knowledge about eligibility, application procedure, exam dates and exam pattern. You should start preparation for the SSC MTS 2017. The cut off of the exam depend upon the number of aspirants appearing for the exam as well as upon the previous exam cut off. We are going to provide you details of the syllabus. So let's start with it.

Syllabus :


This section appears in the exam to see your mathematical skills. You should brush up all your math skills you studied in your previous classes. Basically, this exam consists of:

  • Profit and loss
  • Percentage
  • Averages
  • Ratios and proportions
  • Compound and simple interests
  • Ages
  • Time speed and distance
  • Work and time etc.


This section is on the exam to see your IQ and reasoning skills in limited time. To achieve good results in this section you have to practice reasoning questions as much as you can. The usual topic for the exam are:

  • Number series
  • Blood relations
  • Puzzles
  • Coding
  • Decoding
  • Graphs etc.


The English section is to see your communicative and understanding skills of English so you can interface with various people.

  • Comprehension
  • Sentence correction
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary etc.


You should be aware of the daily news. You have to read the daily newspaper and watch the news daily to be updated with every event around the world.

Selection Procedure :

  • Staff Selection Commission selection process start with online written Examination.
  • Aspirants shortlisted on the basis of their total score in the examination will have to appear for a descriptive type test paper for checking Basic English language skills.
  • Written Examination is divided into two paper, candidates who will qualify in objective type paper will get selected for the descriptive type.
  • Documents verification after successfully passing the written exam.
  • Aspirants who will pass the descriptive English test will get a call for an interview.
  • The result will be updated on the site of SSC.

Note: The cut-offs in Paper-I and qualifying marks in Paper-II may be different according to vacancies in each State/UT. Candidates for each State/UT will be finally shortlisted on the bases of their exam performance in Paper-I and Paper-2.

Conclusion :

So these are the details about the SSC MTS 2017 exam. In this page, we had shared all the information regarding recruitment, from the application process to that syllabus and preparation tips. We had personally researched to get you useful knowledge which will go to crack the SSC MTS 2017 recruitment exam.

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