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SSC MTS 2018 Recruitment, Application form, Exam Date

SSC MTS 2018 Recruitment, Application form, Exam Date, Eligibility

Staff Selection Commission conducts a recruitment test every year in order to recruit candidates for the post of Multi Tasking Staff in General Central Service Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in numerous Central Government Departments / Ministries / Offices, in several States / Union Territories. SSC MTS 2018 Application process will be started from 3rd November 2018.  Read the following article to get all the important information about SSC MTS Application Form 2018.

SSC MTS 2018 Overview

EXAM NAMESSC MTS 2018 (Multi Tasking Staff)
CONDUCTED BYStaff Selection Commission (SSC)
EXAM TYPECentral Level Recruitment Exam
MODE OF EXAMPaper I: Computer-based test, Paper II: Descriptive Type
NUMBER OF QUESTIONS200 (in Paper 1), (Letter/Essay writing in Paper 2)
SECTION4 (In Paper 1)- General Intelligence & Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, General English, General Awareness
TOTAL MARKS200 (Paper 1), 50 (Paper 2)
TYPE OF QUESTIONSMCQ (Multiple Choice Question)
EXAM DURATION2 Hours (for Paper 1), 1/2 Hours for Paper 2
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA10th exam (High school)
EXAM DATEWill be updated soon.

SSC MTS Important Dates- Tentative

Release of Application form3rd November 2018
Last Date of Application form3rd December 2018
Issue of admit card for Paper-1 ExamDecember 2018
Paper-1 ExamTo be notified later (CBE)
Paper-1 Exam ResultNotified Later
Paper-2 ExamNotified Later
Final ResultNotified Later

Eligibility Criteria


  1. Must be the citizen of India OR belongs to Bhutan or Nepal.
  2. Tibetan refugee who came over to India, with the intention of permanently settling in India before the 1st January 1962 are eligible to apply
  3. Person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries such as Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India can apply for this examination.

Educational Qualification- Minimum 10th passed from the recognized university of the board will be applicable.

Age Limit- Candidate should lay between 18-25yrs. Age relaxation is provided to the reserved category:

S.NoCategoryMax. Age Limit
1SC/ST30 years
2OBC 28 years
3PH(GEN) 35 years
4PH(OBC) 38 Years
5PH(SC/ST) 40 years
6Ex-Servicemen(GEN) 28 years
7Ex-Servicemen(OBC) 29 years
8Ex-Servicemen(SC/ST) 33 years
9Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir(GEN) 30 years
10Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir(OBC) 33 years
11Domiciled in the State of Jammu & Kashmir(SC/ST) 35 years

Note- DOB which is recorded in the Senior Secondary Education will be taken into consideration by the commission.

SSC MTS 2018 Application Form

The application form will be available from 3rd November 2018 in online as well as offline mode. The online application form will be available on the official website of SSC and those candidates who want to apply offline can download the application form and take a hard copy of it.

Application fee

  • Online mode- Application fee amounts to 100 and candidates can submit through e-challan at any SBI branch, or by DR/CR card (Reserved category students +Female applicants are exempted to pay the application fee)
  • Offline mode- Candidates have to pay a fee of Rs.100 along with CRF stamps which can be purchased from the post office(no fee for female candidates and reserved category candidates)

Check Here: SSC MTS 2018 Application Form 

SSC MTS Selection Procedure

The selection procedure is divided into 2 steps-

  1. Paper-1 Written examination (Objective types of questions).
  2. Paper-2 Skill Test (Qualifying in nature).

SSC MTS Exam Pattern & Syllabus

  1. Examination constitute of two papers i.e. Paper-1 & Paper-2
  2. Paper-1 objective types. 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer and question paper will be set up in both the languages (English & Hindi).
  3. Paper-2 descriptive and qualifying exam comprises of Short Essay/Letter to be written in English or any other language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution which usually judge the candidate elementary language skills.


  • Exam Duration for paper -1 is 2 Hours.
  • Exam Duration for paper-1 for Handicapped candidates is 2 Hours 40 Minutes.
PartSubjectNo of QuestionsMax. Marks
AGeneral Intelligence & Reasoning2525
BNumerical Aptitude2525
CGeneral English5050
DGeneral Awareness5050


  • Exam Duration for paper -2 is 30 Minutes.
  • Exam Duration for paper-2 for Handicapped candidates is 45 Minutes.
SubjectMax. Marks
Short Essay/Letter in English or any other language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution.50

SSC MTS 2018 Syllabus

Part- A General Intelligence

Non-verbal types of questions including similarities & differences, problem-solving, decision making, non -verbal series, space visualization, visual memory, analysis judgment, arithmetical number series, discriminating observation, relationship concepts. This test will judge the candidate abilities to deal with the arithmetical computation of abstract ideas and symbols and their relationship and other analytical functions.

Part-B English Language

This section is generally included just to test the candidate’s vocabulary, synonyms, antonyms, sentence structure, grammar & the writing ability etc.

Part-C Numerical Aptitude

Questions will be based on Decimals and Fractions and relationship between Numbers, Fundamental arithmetical operations, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Menstruation, Time and Distance, Ratio and Time, Time and Work, computation of whole numbers, number systems, Averages, Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, use of Tables and Graphs, etc.

Part-D General Awareness

This section is usually designed to see that how much the candidate is aware of the events around him such as questions relating to India and its neighboring countries, Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Polity including Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research etc.

SSC MTS 2018 Admit Card

Candidates who have applied for online mode need to download their admit card from the official website of the commission and candidates who have applied for offline admit need will get their admit card via post & they have an option to download the admit card from the commission website.

SSC MTS 2018 Answer Key

The answer key is usually a set of answers which are generally asked in the examination of SSC and it will be only be released after the examination on the official website of SSC.

SSC MTS 2018 Cut Off

Cut out is basically the qualifying marks. Soon commission will release the cut-off marks. Those candidates who qualify Paper-1 will be shortlisted for Paper-2.

SSC MTS 2018 Result

SSC will be declaring the result of Paper-1 in the month of April 2019 and for Paper-2(final result) will be announced in the month of June 2019 and finally, the selected candidates will be appointed for the MTS posts. The result will be released on the official website in the PDF format, candidates need to search their name & roll no.

SSC MTS 2018: Important Preparation Books

  • English: Plinth to Paramount Wren & Martin( for basics) by Neetu Singh, P.C Wren
  • Quantitative Aptitude: Kiran Magical book on quicker maths (M. Tyra) by Kiran’s Publications (BSC Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd.)
  • Reasoning: Lucent Reasoning Arihant by Lucent Publication (Arihant Publication)
  • General Awareness: Lucent’s Objective General Knowledge Lucent’s G.K paperback by Dr.Binay Karna, Sanjeev Kumar and Manwendra Mukul (Lucent Publication)


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      The application form will be available in the month of August, check eligibility criteria given above, if you fit in it, than you can apply

  1. Amol

    I’m from Maharashtra
    I have given this exam in 2017 and I got experience if want to know more about it then please call me on 8180095699

  2. Amol

    I’m from Maharashtra
    I have given this exam in 2017 and I got experience if want to know more about it then please call me on 8180095688

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      till the time, Schedule is available. Whenever official notification will be released, we will update all the information regarding no of post on this page, keep in touch




    Atleast age limit for all categories should be same and maximum age limit 30 years.
    unfortunately we general category candidates are the one who has to suffer from such kind of inequalities whether we may be poor or rich does not matter.

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