About SSC MTS Exam 

SSC MTS is the short term of the “SSC Multitasking Staff”. The commission conducts the SSC multitasking exam in the two phases are the common test and the descriptive paper. 

This exam is conducted nationally in a total of 146 cities on yearly basis. The information related to registered aspirants will be released in the upcoming dates. For the candidate’s information, in the previous year, the entire number of the registered aspirants was 38.58 lakh, while only 19.18 lakhs aspirants appeared for the paper I exam. 

SSC MTS is a nontechnical examination. SSC conducts this exam every year. It is the national level exam held for the recruitment of personnel in General Group C Central Service non-ministerial and non-gazette posts in many departments, offices as well as ministries of the Indian Government. The aspirants who recruited as MTS by SSC fall into the pay band that is (Rs 5,200-Rs 20,200) + Grade Pay Rs 1800. The exam of SSC MTS is conducted every year by the SSC. SSC conducts this exam in an online mode for the post of the Multi Tasking Staff (MTS). 


Abbreviation  SSC MTS 
Name of conducting body  Staff Selection Commission 
SSC MTS Paper I Exam Date  05 to 20 October 2021 
SSC MTS Paper ii Exam Date  21 November 2021 
Purpose  Selection of aspirants for Group C non-gazetted, non-ministerial posts 
Job Location  All Over India 
Post Name  Multi-Tasking Staff 
Mode of Availability  Paper-I: Online 

Paper-II: Offline 


The section will provide a candidate important information about the SSC MTS exam. This section covers the name of conducting body, SSC MTS Paper I exam date, SSC MTS paper ii exam date, the main motive of the exam. 

Table of Contents 

  1. About SSC MTS Exam 
  1. Exam Notification & News 
  1. Exam Date 
  1. Vacancies: 
  1. Eligibility Criteria 
  1. Application Form 
  1. Application Fee 
  1. Age Limit 
  1. Exam Pattern 
  1. Exam Analysis 
  1. Admit Card 
  1. Result of SSC MTS Exam: 
  1. Syllabus of SSC MTS Exam 
  1. FAQ’s of SSC MTS Exam 


Exam Notification & News 

SSC MTS 2021 notification has been released on the official website of the SSC by the officials of the Staff Selection Commission. The officials SSC MTS notification pdf 2021 comprises all the details about the vacancies, eligibility criteria, application form dates, exam pattern, and so on. The officials of SSC have also released the exam dates of the paper I and paper ii exams. Paper, I online exam will be conducted from Ist to 20th July 2021. Apart from that, the SSC MTS exam will be conducted on 21st November 2021. 


Exam Date 

The given below table shows the information about the SSC MTS exam dates, notification dates, application form dates, and admit card dates released under the SSC MTS exam dates 2021. The following are exam dates of the SSC MTS exam that a candidate should know: 


Event  Dates 
SSC MTS 2021 Notification Date  5th Feb 2021 


SSC MTS 2021 Application Form Start Date  5th Feb 2021 
Final Date to apply for the exam  21st March 2021 
Last Date to pay fees  23rd March 2021 


SSC MTS Exam Date  5th to 20th October 2021 


SSC MTS Answer Key  To be notified later 
Descriptive paper exam date  21 November 2021 

The section covers the SSC MTS 2021 notification date, application form dates, last date of applying, last date of paying fees, date of exam, answer key of the exam, exam dare of the descriptive paper exam type. 



The official notification to take vacancy of the SSC MTS 2021 will be released soon. Till then you may check the vacancy of last year for reference. As per the last year, a total of 9029 vacancies for the SSC MTS exam were released for the multi-tasking staff post. The given below give candidates full information about SSC MTS exam vacancies. The following are the given vacancies that a candidate should know: 


SSC MTS Vacancies  Category Age( 18-25 years)  18-27 years  Combined Vacancies 


3502  706  4208 


2145  534  2679 


SC  576  94  670 
EWS  574  165  739 
Total  7391  1638  9029 


Eligibility Criteria 

The basic criteria that an aspirant need to follow to fulfill to meet the SSC MTS eligibility criteria are: 

  • Candidates should be cleared class x from the well-known board. 
  • A candidate must be either citizen of India, a subject of Nepal, a Tibetan refugee, or a person of Indian Refugee. 
  • PG(GEN) and domiciled in the state of the J & K- Up to 5 years of relaxation 
  • PG(OBC)- Up to 8 years 
  • PG(SC/ ST) – Up to 10 years 
  • Ex-serviceman (OBC)- up to 3 years] 
  • Ex-serviceman and domiciled in the state of Jammu & Kashmir (OBC)- up to 8 years 

Important Note: Date of Birth which has been recorded in senior secondary education will be taken into consideration 



  • A candidate must be a citizen of India or a candidate should belong to Nepal and Bhutan. 


Selection Process: 

There are some of the steps that follow the selection process of the SSC MTS exam. The following are step by step selection processes of the SSC MTS exam that a candidate must know: 

1:Fill Application Form for the SSC MTS exam 

2: Then, download admit card of SSC MTS exam 

3: Moreover, you need to appear for Paper I of this exam. 

4: After that, if you are qualified in Paper I, you require to appearing for SSC MTS paper ii 

5: Finally, check SSC MTS result 

6: Appear for SSC MTS documentation verification round 


The following are important documents. These documents should be carried by a candidate at the time of document verification for the SSC MTS 2021. 

  • Qualification Certificates 
  • Proof of Identity ( PAN Card, Aadhar Card, Voter ID, and so on) 
  • Date of Birth Certificate 
  • Passport Size Photographs 
  • Category Certificate for the reserved candidates 
  • Proof of Residence 


Application Form 

The application form for the SSC MTS exam 2021 application form link has been deactivated on the 23rd March 2021. The given below are the step-by-step process of the SSC MTS application form 2021 about which a candidate should know. 


Step by Step process of Online SSC MTS Application Form: 

  • You need to go first to the official website of SSC. 
  • Second, in the header click on Apply tab 
  • After that, click on the MTS tab in the appeared window. 
  • Now navigate to “Click here to apply”. 
  • A new window will show in which you need to enter the details. 
  • New aspirants will have to register first. 
  • Candidates who have already registered will have to log in with the Password & Registration Number 
  • Submit carefully the accurate details according to the verified documents. 
  • Choose the mode of the payment 
  • The final step is to choose the mode to submit the details 
  • You will get a mail of confirmation if the registration is a success. 


Application Fee 

The application fee for the SSC MTS will be accepted online through the BHIM, UPI, or Debit cards. Without the application fee, no application will be considered as prescribed by the officials. The given below is the SSC MTS form fee details for every category: 


Category  Fee 
General  100 
SC/ST/PH/Ex-Serviceman  Nil 


This section covers the application fee for the different categories. For example, for the general category, the application fee is Rs100. Apart from that, for the category of SC/ST/PH/Ex-Serviceman, there is no application fee. 


Age Limit 

There are two age groups: 

Age Group 1: For Group 1, the minimum age should be 18 years and the  maximum age should be 25 years 

Age Group 2: For Group 2, the minimum age should be 18 years and the maximum should be 27 years. 

For the first age group, the minimum age will be of 18 years and the maximum age will be of 25 years. For the second age group, the minimum age will be of 18 years and the maximum age will be of 27 years. 


Exam Pattern 

After the previous year, the SSC MTS exam (nontechnical) is conducted in the online mode, unlike in the past years. The exam pattern of the SSC MTS 2021 exam has been changed to 100 questions. In past years, these were conducted to be for the 150 questions. Also, the time limit has been decreased to 90 minutes. 

SSC MTS exam is conducted into two parts that are Paper I and Paper ii. In the SSC MTS exam, the paper I will be an objective type test that is conducted in both Hindi and English language. Moreover, there will be 0.25 marks negative marking in paper I, for each marked inaccurate answer by an aspirant. On the other hand, the descriptive type of exam of paper ii contains a short essay that has to be written in English or any other language. Elementary language skills are judged in this type of exam. 


Exam Analysis 

The total analysis of the SSC MTS plays a vital role in deciding the pattern of the exam, difficulty level of the exam. If you want more preparation for this exam, you can check here the exam analysis of the previous year. 


Admit Card 

The admit card for the paper I exam of the SSC MTS will be released before 8-10 days of the SSC MTS exam date. You can download the hall ticket as soon as it is available. Make sure you download the hall ticket timely. Below are some ways to download the admit card for appearing in the exam of SSC MTS 2021. 

Ways to download the Exam Admit Card of SSC MTS 2021 

The given below are some straightforward ways to download the admit card for this exam. 

  • Initially, you have to visit the SSC official website. 
  • Then, click on the SSC MTS Admit Card. 
  • After that, submit your login details like Registration Number and Date of Birth. 
  • On your computer screen or laptop, admit will appear to you. 
  • Download and take a physical copy of your admit card. 


Result of SSC MTS Exam: 

The multi-tasking staff examination 2021 result will be announced in the upcoming dates. When the result will become in the upcoming dates, you will be able to download the final result with your registration number and Date of birth on the official website of the staff selection commission. The given below is the step-by-step process of the result of the SSC MTS exam 2021. 

  • First, you should visit of SSC official website. 
  • Click on the link for the SSC MTS result 
  • Enter carefully to the details 
  • Now click on the submit button 
  • Finally, your result of the SSC MTS exam will appear to you. 

This is the step-by-step proven that every candidate should know. 


Syllabus of SSC MTS Exam 

The syllabus for the exam of the SSC MTS 2021 covers a breakup of the main topics that are being asked in the SSC MTS Paper 1 exam. The topic-wise that asked in the exam of the SSC MTS will allow you to cover the whole syllabus deeply and be ready for the exam. The given below information is related to the syllabus of the SSC MTS 2021. The following are the important syllabus of Paper I and Paper II of the SSC MTS that a candidate should know: 


 Paper I Syllabus: 


Subject  No. of Questions  Marks  Total Duration 
General Intelligence &Reasoning  25  25  90 Minutes 



Numerical Aptitude  25  25 
General English  25  25 
General Awareness  25  25 
Total  100  100   


Paper-II Syllabus: 

Subject  Maximum Marks             Total Time 
Short Essay/ Letter in English or any other language included in the 8th schedule of the constitution  50 



30 Minutes 




This section contains the syllabus for the SSC MTS Paper I and Paper-II. SSC MTS Paper I exam will be conducted in online mode from October 5 to 20. On the other hand, the SSC MTS for paper ii will be conducted on 21 November 2021. The Staff Selection Commission released the notice about the multi-tasking staff on August 6, 2021. The exam schedule of this exam was conducted from July 1 to 21 but it was canceled. This was mainly due to the second wave of the COVID 19 pandemic. The closing of SSC MTS exam applications was on March 21. 


Exam Dates 
Organization Name  Staff Selection Commission (SSC) 
Application Started On  05 Feb 2021 
Last Date To Apply  21 March 2021 


Exam Cancel Notification Date  25 June 2021 

This section comprises the important exam dates of the SSC MTS that is organization name, last date to apply for the exam as well as exam cancel notification date.