Updated on: April 1, 2022
SSC MTS 2022: SSC MTS exam is a national level exam conducted by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) for selecting candidates in General Central Service Group-C non-gazetted, non-ministerial posts in various ministries, departments and offices of the Govt of India. The candidates shortlisted for multi-tasking staff posts are salaried with Pay Level-1 as per Pay Matrix of 7th Pay Commission with basic pay of Rs. 5,200-20,200 + Grade Pay Rs.1,800.
SSC MTS 2022 Exam
SSC has released SSC MTS 2022 notification pdf on March 22, 2022 announcing vacancies for SSC MTS Havaldar (CBIC and CBN) & Multi Tasking Staff. SSC MTS 2022 Exam (Multitasking Staff) is being organized by Staff Selection Commission (SSC) to recruit candidates for various posts like the post of:
- Junior Gestetner Operator
- Mali etc.
Staff Selection Commission conducts SSC MTS (Multi-Tasking Staff Exam) every year in 3 different stages:
- Paper 1 (online)
- PET/ PST (only for the post of Havaldar)
- Descriptive Test
It is mandatory for the candidate to qualify for both these stages of the SSC MTS 2022 examination in order to make it to the merit list prepared by SSC prepared at the end. Let’s have a look at the details of the SSC MTS Exam (notification, exam dates, exam pattern, Syllabus, salary, cut-off, vacancy, online application process and other details) that a candidate must be acquainted with before applying for SSC MTS 2022.
SSC MTS 2022 Notification
Staff Selection Commission of India (SSC) has released SSC MTS 2022 Notification pdf on 22nd March 2022. The MTS examination consists of a Computer Based Examination (Paper-I) and a Descriptive Paper (Paper-II). With the release of notification, the exam pattern, syllabus, dates, vacancy, eligibility and other related details has been published. The candidates can check the official notification by clicking on the link mentioned below for the SSC MTS Notification PDF:
SSC MTS 2022- Exam Summary
Staff Selection Commission has come up with a golden job opportunity for the candidates who have completed their matriculation and looking for a stable job. The procedure SSC MTS 2022 Exam is beginning from 22nd March 2022 and candidates have to get themself enrolled for the examination. Have a look at the overview table for SSC MTS 2022.
|SSC MTS 2022 Exam Summary|
|Conducting Body||Staff Selection Commission|
|SSC MTS Full Form||Staff Selection Commission Multi Tasking Staff|
|Exam Name||SSC MTS 2022|
|Vacancy||MTS- notified later
|Exam Type||National Level|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Online Registration||22nd March to 30th April 2022|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Eligibility||Indian citizenship & 10th pass|
|Selection Process||Paper-1 (Objective)
Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) (only for the post of Havaldar)Paper-2 (Descriptive Test)
|Salary||Rs. 18,000/ to 22,000/ per month|
SSC MTS 2022 Exam Date
SSC has been announced the tentative SSC MTS Exam Date 2022 along with SSC MTS notification 2022 on 22nd March 2022. As the official notification, the online examination for SSC MTS 2022 exam is expected to be held in the month of July 2022. All candidates who are preparing for SSC MTS 2022 exam must know the SSC MTS 2022 exam dates and other important dates from the table given below.
SSC MTS 2022- Important Dates
Check the complete exam schedule for SSC MTS 2022 exam below:
|SSC MTS 2022- Important Dates|
|SSC MTS 2022 Notification||22nd March 2022|
|SSC MTS Online Registration Process||22nd March to 30th April 2022|
|Last Date for Making Online Fee Payment||02nd May 2022|
|Last Date for Generation of Offline Challan||03rd May 2022|
|Last date for Payment Through Challan||04th May 2022|
|Window for Application Form Correction||05th May to 09th May 2022 (23:00)|
|SSC MTS Application Status||June/July 2022|
|SSC MTS Admit Card (Paper-1)||June/July 2022|
|SSC MTS Exam Dates (Paper I)||July 2022|
|SSC MTS Exam Dates (Paper-II)||To be notified|
SSC MTS Havaldar Vacancy 2022
This year Staff Selection Commission has also released 3603 Havaldar vacancies in CBIC and CBN in SSC MTS 2022 Notification PDF for which the category-wise vacancy distribution has been tabulated below-
|SSC MTS Havaldar Vacancy 2022|
SSC MTS Vacancy 2022
The number of vacancies for the Multi Tasking Staff will be intimated by SSC for the Age Group 18-25 and 18-27 lately. Last year, a total of 3972 Non-technical vacancies were announced out of which 3266 are for the age group 18-15 and the remaining 706 vacancies are for the 18-27 age group. Let’s have a look at the SSC MTS Vacancy of the previous year:
SSC MTS 2022 Online Application
SSC MTS 2022 Online Application process has started from 22nd March 2022 onwards. The last date to apply online for SSC MTS 2022 Exam is 30th April 2022. The online application link for SSC MTS exam 2022 is added below, click on the link to read more about the registration process.
SSC MTS 2022 Application Fee
The Application Fee for SSC MTS 2022 is Rs. 100/–
Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PWD/Ex-servicemen category are exempted from paying the application fee. In addition to this, female candidates are also exempted from paying the application fee for SSC MTS 2022 exam.
|Other Category||Rs. 100|
SSC MTS 2022 Eligibility Criteria
There are three major criteria that a candidate is required to fulfil in order to be eligible for SSC MTS 2022 Exam. Let’s have a look at all these three criteria:
SSC MTS Citizenship
A candidate is required to be
- A citizen of India
- Subject of Nepal
- Subject of Bhutan
- Tibetan Refugee
- Person of Indian Origin migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Afghanistan, Kenya, Tanzania, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam.
SSC MTS Age Limit (as on 01/01/2022)
The age limits for the posts as per the Recruitment Rules of various User Departments are:
i) A candidate must be of minimum 18 years of age and must not exceed 25 years of age, candidates born not before 02-01-1997 and not later than 01-01-2004.
ii) 18-27 years, the candidates born not before 02-01-1995 and not later than 01-01-2004
Apart from the pre-mentioned Age Requirement, candidates belonging to reserved categories are given age relaxation as per Government Rules.
Havaldar Age Limit (as on 01/01/2022)
A candidate must be of a minimum of 18 years of age and must not exceed 27 years of age, candidates born not before 02-01-1995 and not later than 01-01-2004 are eligible to apply for Havaldar in CBIC and CBN, Department of Revenue.
|SC/ ST||5 years|
|PwD (Unreserved)||10 years|
|PwD (OBC)||13 years|
|PwD (SC/ ST)||15 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (ESM)||03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on closing date of receipt of online application.|
SSC MTS Educational Qualification
A candidate is required to pass Matriculation (10th class) or its equivalent Exam from a recognized State Board, University or Institute to be eligible to apply for SSC MTS 2022 Exam.
SSC MTS 2022 Selection Process
The eligible candidates for SSC Multi Tasking Staff recruitment will be shortlisted on the basis of three stages. A candidate needs to qualify in each stage with marks more than the cut-off announced. The three stages to be cleared are as below-
Stage 1- Paper-1 (Objective)
Stage 2- Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) (only for the post of Havaldar)
Stage 3- Paper-2 (Descriptive)
SSC MTS 2022 Exam Pattern
The examination of SSC MTS 2022 will be conducted in 3 different levels: Paper-1, PET/PST (only for havaldar) Paper-2 (Descriptive Test). Paper-1 is an online exam that is objective multiple choice question type. Paper-2 is a pen and paper mode of examination that includes a descriptive paper in English or any other language listed in the government policies. Paper-III is a skill test that needs to be taken at per candidate’s convenience.
SSC MTS 2022 Paper-1 Exam Pattern
|SSC MTS 2022 Paper-1 Exam Pattern|
|Reasoning||25||A cumulative time of 90 minutes
SSC MTS Havaldar PET & PST
Followings are the PETand PST standards for the post of Havaldar in CBIC and CBN as mentioned in SSC MTS Notification 2022.
|SSC Havaldar Physical Efficiency Test|
|Walking||1600 meters in 15 minutes||1 m in 20 minutes|
|Cycling||8 km in 30 minutes||3 km in 25 minutes|
|SSC Havaldar Physical Standard Test|
|Height||157.5 cms||152 cms|
|Chest||76 cms (unexpanded)||—|
SSC MTS 2022 Paper-2 (Descriptive Exam)
|Subject||Max Marks||Total Time|
|Short Essay/Letter in English or any Language included in 8th Schedule of the Constitution||25 + 25||45 minutes (60 minutes for the candidates eligible for scribes)|
Note: There will be separate category-wise, State/ UT-wise cut-offs in Paper-I. As the vacancies for MTS are in two age groups i.e.
(i) 18 to 25 years and
(ii) 18 to 27 years, the Commission may fix separate age group-wise, category-wise and State/ UT-wise cut-offs in Paper-I.
SSC MTS 2022 Syllabus
The syllabus for SSC MTS is different for both the stages of examination and it’s mandatory for students to know the entire syllabus in order to prepare effectively for SSC MTS 2022.
Let’s have a look at the detailed SSC MTS Syllabus 2022
|English Language||Reasoning||Numerical Ability||General Awareness|
|Reading Comprehension||Classification||Simplification||Static GK|
|Fill in the Blanks||Analogy||Interest||Science|
|Spellings||Coding-Decoding||Average||Award and Honors|
|Phrases and Idioms||Matrix||Ratio and Proportion||Current Affairs|
|Synonyms and Antonyms||Word Formation||Problems on Ages||Important Dates & Days|
|One Word Substitution||Venn Diagram||Speed, Distance and Time||Portfolios|
|Sentence Correction||Blood Relation||Percentage|
|Error Spotting||Missing Numbers||Profit and Loss|
|Non Verbal Reasoning||Mensuration|
|Verbal Reasoning||Time and Work|
SSC MTS Exam Analysis
While preparing for SSC MTS Exam, the candidates must be familiar with the distribution of questions asked from each subject by SSC in the examination. For your help, we have discussed SSC MTS last year’s exam analysis for the Tier-1 Exam in the below section. Hope this would be of great help to go ahead with your SSC MTS 2022 preparation strategy.
SSC MTS Paper-1 Exam Analysis- Reasoning
SSC MTS Exam Analysis Reasoning: The General Intelligence & Reasoning section of the SSC MTS 2021 Tier-1 exam was easy. While Coding-Decoding, Non-Verbal (Image), Series, Analogy and Odd One Out questions were easy.
|Topics||No of Questions Asked||Level of Exam|
|Odd one out||2||Easy-Moderate|
SSC MTS Paper-1 Exam Analysis- Numerical Aptitude
SSC MTS Exam Analysis Numerical Aptitude: The entire Quantitative Aptitude Paper was Easy to Moderate level as compared to other sections. The quantitative Aptitude section was lengthy. A few questions demanded rigorous calculations. Maximum questions were asked from Average, Algebra, Speed and Distance Percentage & Data Interpretation (DI).
|Topics||No of Questions Asked||Level of Exam|
|S.I, CI, Profit/Loss||2||Easy-Moderate|
|Time and Work||2||Moderate|
|Speed and Distance||2-3||Easy-Moderate|
|Average & Percentage||4-5||Moderate|
|DI (bar graph)||5||Easy-Moderate|
SSC MTS Paper-1 Exam Analysis- English Language
SSC MTS Exam Analysis English Language: In SSC MTS Tier-1 Exam, the English language section was of Easy to Moderate level. Antonyms asked- Efficient and Idiom- Go Bonkers
|Topics||No of Questions Asked||Level of Exam|
|Fillers (Single Filler)||2||Easy|
|One word substitution||2||Easy|
SSC MTS Paper-1 Exam Analysis- General Awareness
The questions of the General Awareness section last year were Easy to Moderate. The major area of focus this year was in the field of Static GK, Science, Award and Honors, Current Affairs, Indian Constitution, Sports, Important Dates & Days, Portfolios, History, Culture, Geography, India and its neighbouring countries. Static GK was given a higher weightage in the General Awareness Section of the SSC MTS Tier-1 Exam on 06th October Shift-1.
SSC MTS 2022 Salary
The Staff Selection Commission will hold a competitive examination for recruitment of Multi Tasking Staff in Pay Band-1 (Rs 5200-20200) + Grade Pay Rs 1800, (Revised Pay Scale after 7th CPC: Pay Level in Pay Matrix – Level-1), a General Central Service Group „C‟ Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Ministries/ Departments/ Offices of the Government of India, in different States/ Union Territories.
SSC MTS 2022 Exam Centre
SSC conducts SSC MTS Exam every year at various centres all across the country. Candidates are given the option to select the centre of their choice while filling in the application form. The final allotment of the centre by SSC is done based on the choice of the candidate. If in any case there is an unavailability of seats in the selected Centre, SSC will change the location as per the availability. Candidates do not hold the authority to question SSC for the same.
|SSC MTS Exam Centres & Codes||SSC Region and States/ UTs under the Jurisdiction of the Region||Address of the Regional Offices/ Website|
|Dehradun (2002), Haldwani (2003), Haridwar (2005), Roorkee (2006), Delhi (2201), Ajmer (2401), Alwar (2402), Bharatpur (2403), Bikaner (2404), Jaipur (2405), Jodhpur (2406), Kota (2407), Sriganganagar (2408), Udaipur (2409), Sikar (2411)||Northern Region (NR)/ NCT of Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand||Regional Director (NR), Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 12, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi-110003|
|Itanagar (5001), Dibrugarh (5102), Guwahati (Dispur) (5105), Jorhat (5107), Silchar (5111), Kohima (5302), Shillong (5401), Imphal (5501), Churachandpur (5502), Ukhrul (5503), Agartala(5601), Aizwal (5701)||North Eastern Region (NER)/ Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura||Staff Selection Commission, Housefed Complex, Last Gate, Beltola-Basistha Road, PO Assam Sachivalaya, Dispur, Guwahati, Assam-781006|
|Chandigarh/ Mohali (1601), Hamirpur (1202), Shimla (1203), Jammu (1004), Leh (1005), Samba (1010), Srinagar (J&K) (1007), Jalandhar (1402), Ludhiana (1405), Patiala (1403), Amritsar (1404)||North Western Sub-Region (NWR)/ Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab||Dy. Director (NWR), Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 3, Ground Floor, Kendriya Sadan, Sector-9, Chandigarh-160009|
|Agra (3001), Gorakhpur (3007), Jhansi (3008), Kanpur (3009), Lucknow (3010), Meerut (3011), Prayagraj (3003), Varanasi(3013), Bhagalpur (3201), Darbhanga (3202), Muzaffarpur(3205), Patna(3206), Purnea (3209)||Central Region (CR)/ Bihar and Uttar Pradesh||Regional Director (CR), Staff Selection Commission, 34-A, Mahatma Gandhi Marg, Civil lines, Kendriya Sadan, Prayagraj – 211001|
|Port Blair (4802), Ranchi (4205), Balasore (4601), Berhampore (Odisha) (4602), Bhubaneshwar (4604), Cuttack(4605), Dhenkenal (4611), Rourkela (4610), Sambalpur(4609), Gangtok (4001), Hooghly (4418), Kolkata (4410), Siliguri (4415)||Eastern Region (ER)/ Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim and West Bengal||Regional Director (ER), Staff Selection Commission, 1st MSO Building, (8th Floor), 234/4, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Road, Kolkata, West Bengal-700020|
|Belagavi (9002), Bengaluru (9001), Hubballi (9011), Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) (9005), Mangaluru (9008), Mysuru (9009), Shivamogga (9010), Udupi (9012), Ernakulam (9213), Kannur (9202), Kollam (9210), Kottayam (9205), Kozhikode (9206), Thrissur (9212), Thiruvananthapuram (9211), Kavaratti (9401)||Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR)/ Lakshadweep, Karnataka and Kerala||Regional Director (KKR), Staff Selection Commission, 1st Floor, “E” Wing, Kendriya Sadan, Koramangala, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560034|
|Bhopal (6001), Gwalior (6005), Indore(6006), Jabalpur (6007), Satna (6014), Sagar (6015), Ujjain (6016), Bilaspur (6202), Raipur (6204), Durg-Bhilai (6205)||Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region (MPR)/ Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh||Dy. Director (MPR), Staff Selection Commission, J-5, Anupam Nagar, Raipur, Chhattisgarh-492007|
|Chirala (8011), Guntur (8001), Kakinada (8009), Kurnool (8003), Nellore (8010), Rajahmundry (8004), Tirupati (8006), Vizianagaram (8012), Vijaywada (8008), Vishakhapatnam (8007), Puducherry (8401), Chennai (8201), Coimbatore (8202), Madurai (8204), Salem (8205), Tiruchirapalli (8206), Tirunelveli (8207), Vellore (8208), Hyderabad (8601), Karimnagar (8604), Warangal (8603)||Southern Region (SR)/ Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana||Regional Director (SR), Staff Selection Commission, 2nd Floor, EVK Sampath Building, DPI Campus, College Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu-600006|
|Panaji (7801), Ahmedabad (7001), Anand (7011), Gandhinagar (7012), Mehsana (7013), Rajkot (7006), Surat (7007), Vadodara (7002), Amravati (7201), Aurangabad (7202), Jalgaon (7214), Kolhapur (7203), Mumbai (7204), Nagpur (7205), Nanded (7206), Nashik (7207), Pune (7208)||Western Region (WR)/ Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat and Maharashtra||Regional Director (WR), Staff Selection Commission, 1st Floor, South Wing, Pratishtha Bhawan, 101, Maharshi Karve Road, Mumbai, Maharashtra-400020|
SSC MTS 2022 Admit Card
Staff Selection Commission firstly releases the SSC MTS Application Status followed by the release of the SSC MTS Admit Card for each stage. The candidates have to download SSC MTS 2022 Admit Card from the official website only as no hardcopy or soft copy would be sent to the candidates.
SSC MTS 2022 Answer Key
Staff Selection Commission will upload SSC MTS Tier 1 Answer Key on the official website around a month later the exam is conducted. SSC MTS Provisional Answer Key is released first followed by the final answer key. No answer key will be released for SSC MTS Tier-2 and Skill test. The candidates have to download SSC MTS Answer Key using their registration number & password from the official website only.
SSC MTS 2022 Result
The SSC MTS 2022 Result will be released by the Staff Selection Commission of India after the exam for the different levels has been conducted. Candidates can check their results by clicking on the link mentioned below:
SSC MTS 2022 Cut-Off
SSC MTS Cut-off is the minimum score that aspirants taking the exam will have to obtain in order to move to the next stage of the exam. The cutoff will be released twice, first for Paper 1 (Tier-1) and second for Paper 2(Tier-2). Cutoffs are released along with the result declaration.
|SSC MTS Tier-1 Cut-off 2021|
|State||18-25 years||18-27 years|
|Andaman & Nicobar||—||75.03|
|Tamil Nadu & Puducherry||77.96||76.55|