SSC MTS Exam Pattern

SSC Multitasking Staff (MTS) Exam Pattern:

The written examination will consist of (Paper-I) objective type paper and (PaperII) descriptive type as shown below:

Paper-I:

Subject No.of Ques. Maximum Marks Total Duration
A General Intelligence & Reasoning 25 25 2 Hours
for General Candidates

2 Hours 40 Mins.
for Visually Handicapped/
Cerebral Palsy candidates

B Numerical Aptitude 25 25
C General English 50 50
D General Awareness 50 50

Paper-II:

Subject Maximum Marks Total Duration/ Timing for General Candidates Total Duration/ Timing for Visually Handicapped/ Cerebral Palsy candidates
Short Essay/Letter in English or any language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution. 50 30 minutes 45 minutes

NOTE-I: Paper-I will consist of Objective Type- Multiple choice questions only. The questions will be set both in English & Hindi. The Commission reserves the right to set the questions additionally in regional languages subject to technical feasibility.
NOTE-II: There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.
NOTE-III: Paper-II will be descriptive in which the candidate will be required to write short essay/letter in English or any language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution.
NOTE-IV: Paper-II will only be of qualifying nature and is intended to test elementary language skills in view of recategorization of the post as Group-C and in view of job requirements.
NOTE-V: Paper-II will be held only for such candidates who meet the cut-off prescribed by the Commission in Paper-I for different categories. The date and time of the Paper will be communicated to shortlisted candidates in due course. Commission reserves the right to set separate qualifying standard in any Part of Paper-I.