SSC MTS 2022 Notification Out, Exam Date, Online Registration Starts

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:

  1. Havaldar 
  2. Peon
  3. Daftary
  4. Jamadar
  5. Junior Gestetner Operator
  6. Chowkidar
  7. Safaiwala
  8. Mali etc.

Staff Selection Commission conducts SSC MTS (Multi-Tasking Staff Exam) every year in 3 different stages:

  1. Paper 1 (online)
  2. PET/ PST (only for the post of Havaldar)
  3. 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
Havaldar- 3603
Category Govt Jobs
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
Official Website

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
Activity 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
Category Vacancy
UR 1551
OBC 922
SC 470
ST 300
EWS 360
Total 3603
ESM 353
OH 48
HH 49
Others 42

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:

18-25 1520 952 305 240 249 3266 296 52 38 38 21
18-27 328 208 54 58 58 706 20 10 09 10 03
G.Total 1848 1160 359 298 307 3972 316 62 47 48 24

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.

Category Fee
Other Category Rs. 100
Female Candidates Nil

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

  1. A citizen of India
  2. Subject of Nepal
  3. Subject of Bhutan
  4. Tibetan Refugee
  5. 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.

Category Age Relaxation
SC/ ST 5 years
OBC 3 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 
Section Maximum Questions Duration
Reasoning 25 A cumulative time of 90 minutes


English Language 25
Numerical Aptitude 25
General Awareness 25
Total 100

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
Particulars Male Female
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
Particulars Male Female
Height 157.5 cms 152 cms
Chest 76 cms (unexpanded)
Weight 48 kg

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
Puzzles Number System
Direction Number Series
Non Verbal Reasoning Mensuration
Verbal Reasoning Time and Work
Data Interpretation
Mixture Problem

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
Syllogism 2 Easy
Sitting arrangement 1 Easy-Moderate
Number Series 2-4 Easy
Mirror Image 1-2 Easy
Paper Cutting 1-2
Odd one out 2 Easy-Moderate
Mathematical Operations 2 Easy
Analogy 2-3 Moderate
Series 2-3 Easy
Miscellaneous 5-6 Easy
Total 25 Easy

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
Mensuration 3 Easy-Moderate
Simplification 2 Easy- Moderate
Algebra 2-3 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
Miscellaneous 3-4 Easy-Moderate
Total 25 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
Sentence Improvement 3 Easy
Fillers (Single Filler) 2 Easy
Error Detection 2 Moderate
Idioms/Phrases 2 Easy
Para jumbled 2 Easy-Moderate
Antonym/ Synonym 4 Easy
One word substitution 2 Easy
Spelling check 2-3 Easy
Cloze Test 5 Easy
Total 25 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
Bihar 93.06 87.29
Uttar Pradesh 81.47 80.44
Jharkhand 82.75 82.96
Odisha 75.43 76.81
West Bengal 81.31 79.32
Andaman & Nicobar 75.03
Sikkim 78.91
Karnataka 68.26 71.87
Kerala 79.50 81.60
Lakshadweep 77.06
Chhattisgarh 77.18 78.72
Madhya Pradesh 79.90 78.84
Arunachal Pradesh 75.88
Assam 73.84
Manipur 74.94
Meghalaya 73.72 73.50
Mizoram 73.78 73.36
Nagaland 72.38 72.76
Delhi 76.38 74.67
Rajasthan 78.74 78.63
Uttarakhand 81.21 79.48
Chandigarh 88.33 82.04
Jammu Kashmir 80.89 77.69
Haryana 78.25
Himachal Pradesh 76.55 75.79
Punjab 76.11 75.74
Andhra Pradesh 78.61 74.91
Tamil Nadu & Puducherry 77.96 76.55
Telangana 73.64 72.45
Goa 72.97 77.46
Gujarat 70.82 73.99
Maharashtra 70.49 72.05