Complete Details on SSC MTS Recruitment 2019: Important Dates, Exam Pattern, Syllabus and Pay Scale

Abha Toppo
Abha Toppo

The SSC Multi Tasking Staff 2019 Official Notification was released on Monday, 22nd April by Staff Selection Commission of India. Paper-1 of SSC MTS 2019 will be held from 2nd August to 6th September 2019. SSC MTS 2019 Paper-2 is scheduled to be held on 17th November 2019.

Vacancy Details

10,000 plus posts

SSC MTS Salary:

Pay Band – Rs 5200 to 20200 plus Grade Pay of Rs.1800

Educational Qualification:

10th Class Passed.

SSC MTS 2019 Paper - I Exam Pattern


No. of Questions


Total Duration

General Intelligence & Reasoning



90 Minutes

Numerical Aptitude




General English




General Awareness








SSC MTS 2019 Paper-I exam will be Objective Multiple Choice Exam that will be conducted completely online. The exam consists of four sections having 100 questions (25 questions in each section) – 1 mark for each correct answer. There will be negative (minus) marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer. The Paper-1 will be for duration of 1 Hour 30 Minutes.

SSC MTS Syllabus

1.English Language:

This section will include Phrases and idioms Synonyms, Active/ Passive voice, Antonyms, Homonyms, Word Formation, Spelling, Spotting Errors, Direct & Indirect speech, Comprehension Reading, Sentence correction, Sentence Improvement, Fill in the Blanks, Subject-Verb Agreement etc.

2. Reasoning Ability:

This section includes Numeric Series, Inequality, Alphabet Series, Alphanumeric, Coding-Decoding, Number series, Seating Arrangement Puzzle, Blood Relations, Order and Ranking, Syllogism, Data Interpretation, Miscellaneous.

3.General Knowledge & Current Affairs:

Here you may get questions from Indian Geography, Indian Constitution, Indian Politics, National Current Affairs, Finance, Budget, International Current Affairs and Five Year Plans, etc.

4. Quantitative Aptitude:

Quantitative aptitude will have question from Averages, Time and work, Number system, Percentages, Partnership, Mixture and allegation Ratio and proportion, Speed, Distance and time, Stocks and shares, Profit, Loss and Discount, Clocks, Volume and Surface Area, Bar & Graphs, Mensuration, Line charts, Tables, Height and Distances, Logarithms, Simple and compound interest, Permutation and combinations, Equations, Probability, Trigonometry, Elements of Algebra, Pie charts, Data Interpretation.


Applicants will be shortlisted/selected for appearing in Paper-II on the basis of their performance/marks obtained in Paper-I. Normalized scores of the applicants will be used to determine merit in Paper-I.

On the other hand, Paper-II will be qualifying in nature. Qualifying marks in Paper-II will be 40 percent for unreserved (general) category and 35 percent for all reserved category (OBC/ST/SC) candidates. But, marks scored by the applicants in Paper-II will be used to determine merit list in case more than 1 applicant score equal normalized marks in Paper-I.

SSC MTS 2019 Exam: Important Dates

Opening & Closing of Online Application

22 Apr to 29 May 2019

Last date for receipt of application

29 May 2019 (upto 5:00 PM)

Last date for online fee payment

31 May 2019 (5.00 PM)

Last date for generation of offline Challan

31 May 2019 (5.00 PM)

Last date for payment via Challan

1 Jun 2019

Date of Paper-I Exam

2 Aug to 6 Sept 2019

Date of Paper-II Exam

17th Nov 2019

Official Notification Link

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