SSC MTS 2018

Exam Date : 9th December 2018 To 6th January 2018
Result Date : 14th January 2018

SSC MTS 2018 Application Form, Important Dates, Syllabus, Pattern

SSC MTS 2018 Exam

SSC MTS 2018 Exam Introduction:

  • About: For the purpose of recruitment of MTS or Multi-Tasking Staff for various government departments and offices, the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts an online recruitment exam. MTS recruits are posted at Central government offices and departments across the country. MTS recruitment posts come under Group ‘C’ non-gazetted and non-ministerial category recognised by Govt. of India.  

  • Headquarters: The headquarters of SSC is located in New Delhi. It also has seven regional offices located in Allahabad, Mumbai, Kolkata, Guwahati, Chennai, Bangalore. There are two sub-regional offices in Raipur and Chandigarh.

  • Level of Exam: SSC MTS recruitment exam is a National Level exam.

  • The frequency of Exam: Staff Selection Commission conducts MTS recruitment examination once annually.

  • Exam Papers: SSC MTS Exam is conducted in two stages(papers). Paper 1 being an objective test whereas the paper 2 is a descriptive test.

  • Vacancies: The Staff Selection Commission conducts the SSC-MTS online exam for recruitment to 8,300 vacant posts under the central government. 

SSC MTS 2018 Exam Important Details:


Staff Selection Commission Multitasking Staff [SSC MTS]

Conducting Body

Staff Selection Commission

Official Website

Mode of Exam



8300 non-technical multitasking posts

The medium of Exam

Paper I: English and Hindi

Paper II: English and any language included in the 8th schedule of Constitution


Paper I: 2 hours

Paper II: 30 minutes

Number & Type of Questions

Paper I: 150 Objective type questions

Paper II: 1 Descriptive type questions 

SSC MTS 2018 Nature of Job:

General cleanliness and upkeep of the Section/Unit

Carrying of files and papers within the building

Physical maintenance of records of the Section

Photocopying, sending of fax, etc

Other non-clerical work in the Section/Unit

Routine office work assistance like the diary, dispatch, etc

Assisting on the computer

Cleaning of rooms and dusting furniture etc.

Delivering of Dak (outside the building)

Watch and ward duties

Opening and closing of rooms

Cleaning of the building, fixtures, etc.

Work related to his ITI qualifications, if it exists

Driving of vehicles, if in possession of a valid driving license

Upkeep of lawns, parks, potted plants, etc

Any other work assigned by the superior authority 

SSC MTS 2018 Recruitment:

  • Payscale: SSC MTS (Multi Tasking Staff) recruits are offered pay band-1 (5200-20200/-) + Grade Pay (1800) for General Central Service Group ‘C’ Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial posts in various Central Government Ministries, Departments and Offices, in different States / Union Territories.  

  • Career Growth: 

    • Annual Increment: The employees will be provided with an annual increment of 3% of the total pay in the pay band.

    • Promotions: Various departmental examinations are conducted to promote the employees to different positions in the offices of various ministries. 

  • Find out more about SSC MTS 2018 Recruitment.

SSC MTS 2018 Exam Important Dates:

  • Application Form: SSC MTS 2018 Application Form will be released on the official website on 4th August 2018. The last date to fill the online application form is 24th August 2018. 

  • Examination: SSC MTS 2018 recruitment exam will be conducted between 9th December 2018 and 6th January 2018. 

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SSC MTS 2018 Vacancy:

  • The number of vacancies: There are a total of 8300+ SSC MTS Vacancies.

  • Reservations: Relaxations in various eligibility criteria and reservation of posts will be provided for OBC, SC & ST and Persons with Disability category (PwD) candidates.

  • Read more detailed information about SSC MTS 2018 Vacancy

SSC MTS 2018 Exam Eligibility:

  • Age Limit: SC MTS Eligibility based on Age limit is from 18 to 25. Candidates are required to be in this age limit.

  • Academic Qualification: The applicant must have passed the matriculation (SSLC) exam under a recognized board of education.

  • Read more details about SSC MTS 2018 Exam Eligibility.

SSC MTS 2018 Exam Syllabus:

  • Paper 1: SSC MTS Syllabus of Paper 1 is General Intelligence & Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, General English, and General Awareness.

  • Paper 2: SSC MTS Syllabus of Paper 2 includes Essay Writing and Letter/Application writing.

  • Read more information about SSC MTS 2018 Exam Syllabus.

SSC MTS 2018 Exam Pattern:

SSC MTS Exam Pattern is as follows:

  • Negative Marking: For a wrong answer in Paper 1, 0.25 marks will be deducted.

  • Test duration for handicapped:

    • Paper 1: 2 hours 40 minutes (for candidates who belong to visually handicapped and cerebral palsy category)

    • Paper 2: 40 minutes (for candidates who are visually handicapped or under the cerebral palsy category) 

  • Read more detailed information about SSC MTS 2018 Exam Pattern.

SSC MTS 2018 Exam Application Process:

  • Mode: Candidates can apply for SSC MTS 2018 exam either online on the official website or offline.  
  • Application Fee: Except for general category male candidates, candidates belonging to all other categories are exempted from paying any application fee. The application form fee for general category male candidates is INR 100.
  • Read more about the stepwise SSC MTS 2018 Exam Application Process.

SSC MTS 2018 Exam Admit Card:

  • Availability: The admit card for SSC MTS 2018 Paper 1 will be released by the conducting authority on 3rd December 2018. Candidates can access the admit card using their registration number and date of birth.

  • Contents: The SSC MTS 2018 Admit Card will have the candidate’s name, his/her father’s name, roll number, date of birth, photograph, date and time of the examination, venue of exam centre, category of the candidate, etc.

SSC MTS 2018 Exam Results:

  • Declaration: SSC MTS 2018 results will be announced by the conducting body on 14th January 2018. Candidates will be able to access the results using their registration number and date of birth. 

  • Stages: Results will be announced in two stages. Candidates who clear Paper 1 will be shortlisted for Paper 2.

  • Read more about the SSC MTS 2018 Exam results


SSC MTS 2018 Eligibility

SSC MTS 2018 Eligibility Criteria Summary:

Age Limit:

  • Candidates age should be between 18 to 25 years.

  • Candidates belonging to reserved category can avail age relaxation.

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates have to pass 10th standard from a recognized board


  • The candidate should be a citizen of India.

  • The candidate should be a subject of Nepal and Bhutan.

  • The candidate can also be a migrant from other countries such as Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of  Kenya,  Uganda,  the  United  Republic of  Tanzania(Formerly Tanganyika and  Zanzibar), Board.Zambia,  Malawi,  Zaire,  Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

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SSC MTS 2018 Application Process

SSC MTS 2018 Application Process Summary:

  • The application form for SSC MTS 2018 is available in both offline and online mode.
  • Candidates have to visit the official website of SSC for SSC MTS 2018 Application form.
  • Before filling up the Application form, candidates have to ensure that they have registered for the same.
  • Candidates have to follow the steps to fill the application form 

Interested candidate can fill the application form as per the given step in Fig. 1. Eligible candidate first has to visit the official website Go to new registration tab and get registered by submitting relevant details. After registration, fill the application form with the mandatory details as pr the instructions given. As candidate fill the form they need to upload the scanned copies of photograph and signature. Unserved/General candidate has to make payments of Rs. 100/- to get selected in the SSC MTS Exam.





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SSC MTS 2018 Admit Card

A candidate who wants to download the admit card in an easy way can follow the above procedure of Fig. 2. Firstly, the candidate needs to log in and for that visit the SSC official website and login with the registration number and password, enter the captcha and then click on the submit button. The page will open with the admit card. Before downloading candidate should review the admit card. At last click on the download button and print it. Candidate should make more copies of admit card to avoid the risk from misplacing.

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SSC MTS 2018 Results

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Discussion Forum

Admit Card

Am I allowed to take photocopy of my Adhaar card or college ID as a proof of identity card in SSC MTS examination?

Asked By: Harpreet Singh,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Harpreet,

In SSC MTS Exam day candidate should carry a copy of Admit card as well as a valid ID card (Voter ID or Aadhar Card) to the Examination Centre.

Click here to read more about admit card details.

Good Luck.

Exam Dates

When will the SSC MTS examination be conducted ?

Asked By: Bobby Singh,

Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Bobby,

Date of paper 1 of SSC MTS Exam is 9th December 2018 (exam is held in multiple days and slots) and paper 2 is expected to be conducted in the month of December.

Click here to know the other important dates of SSC MTS 2018 Exam.

Good Luck.

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