SSC or Staff Selection Commission has released the notification for the recruitment of Multi-Tasking Staff 2019 or MTS 2019. This is one of the C-Group jobs that SSC Offers for recruitment. This notification has been released on 22nd of April 2019. But, one factor that has not been explained in the entire notification is that no official notice regarding vacancies. Also, there are a total of two papers that the candidates are required to pass in order to get the job.
Following is a complete overview of various factors regarding the SSC MTS Recruitment 2019:
SSC MTS RECRUITMENT 2019
Staff Selection Commission MTS 2019 or SSC MTS 2019 is being conducted by the Staff Selection Commission of India which is commonly referred to as SSC. The official notification of this SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 is presented on the official website of SSC which is ssc.nic.in
This exam is being held for the Central Level Recruitment Exam and one thing that all the applicants should look forward to is that among the two papers, Paper I is being held as of the online method while Paper 2 is being held as of the offline method.
In order to understand the notification and recruitment of SSC MTS 2019, the following table will help you to understand an overall gist:
|Name of the Examination||Staff Selection Commission Multi-Tasking Staff 2019 (SSC MTS 2019)|
|Type of Examination||Central Level Recruitment Examination|
|Conducted By||Staff Selection Commission|
|Eligibility Criteria||10th or High School|
|Examination Approach||Paper 1 – Online (200 MCQs)
Paper 2 – Offline (Essay/Letter Writing)
|Section in question Paper||Paper 1:
General Intelligence (GI) and Reasoning
|Duration of the Examination||Paper 1 – 90 Minutes
Paper 2 – 30 Minutes
SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 Application Form
As the release of Official Notification, the Application Form for SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 has been commenced. One factor that every applicant should remember is that online registrations are the only ones that are accepted and no offline application forms are entertained in any situation. This is why the officials have made the entire form filling and application procedure for SSC MTS 2019 Recruitment easy and accessible for everyone.
Steps for One-time Registration
Being job recruitment which is focused on the C-Grade criteria, the form filling procedure used in this is quite easy. The one-time registration is the most important factor in the entire application procedure. Also, this is the first step of application procedure which is followed by the Filling of the Online Application form. So, following is the procedure of One-time Registration which is online:
Step1: Firstly all you have to do is to visit the official web portal of Staff Selection Commission which is ssc.nic.in
Step2: Once you are on the homepage of the official portal, click on the option of “New User? Register Now” in the Login section of the page.
Step3: Now, on the Registration option, you will be asked to fill three sections. These three sections include Basic Details where you have to get your Aadhar Number and name etc. verified. In additional and Contact details section, you will need to offer all the relevant information regarding the details with which you and SSC organization are going to be communicating and at last Photo and Signature Details.
Step4: As soon as you enter all the information that is asked on the form, all you need to do is to make sure that the images and signatures that you are about upload should be under the limit of data and resolution.
- Once the registration process is completed, the changes regarding the uploaded information can be done only twice.
- Make sure to fill in all the details as per the details in your 10th Mark sheet regarding Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, and Date of Birth etc.
- After saving any progress on your registration process, all the changes will be saved for a total of 14 days. If the submission is not done under this period, the changes will be deleted and you will be asked to fill the form back from the very start.
Steps For Filling SSC MTS 2019 Online Application Form
Following are the steps that you should follow in order to fill the online application form of SSC MTS 2019 in the correct manner:
Step1: Start with visiting the homepage of the official web portal of staff selection commission which is https://ssc.nic.in/
Step2: On the homepage, fill your registration details under the Login dialogue box. Once, you have entered your Registration Number and SSC Registration Password, enter the Captcha code and press on the Login button. In case you do not remember both of these details, then you can get it through your e-mail account or mobile phone.
Step3: Once you are logged in, click on the “Apply” tab on the header option section of the homepage.
Step4: Now, from all the option, look out for the “OTHERS” option and click on it. After that press the “Apply” button in front of Multi-Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff Examination.
Step5: On the fresh page, fill all the details that are required and once you have completed the form, click on “I Agree” and fill the Captcha code as per the prompt.
Step6: A preview will come up on the screen, Verify all the details and click on the “Submit” button.
Step7: After this step, you are required to submit the Application fee which can be done through online method or by E-challan by clicking on “SSC MTS Application Fee”.
Step8: Once all the above mentioned steps are completed, your submission of the Application form will be completed, you can take a print of the Application form for future reference by clicking on “Download your SSC MTS Application form”
SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 Application Fee
The Application Fee for SSC MTS 2019 is set to Rs. 100. This amount can be paid through online platforms and Gateways as well as through cash payment at SBI Branches by generating E-challan. Following is a list of methods which you can use to pay your Application fee:
- Debit Card
- Credit Card
- RuPay Debit and Credit card
There is a relaxation for the Application fee for certain candidates under reservation which are:
- Women candidates
- Candidates from Scheduled Caste (SC)
- Candidates from Scheduled Tribe (ST)
- Ex-Servicemen (ESM)
- Persons with Disability (PwD)
Another important aspect that is to be remembered by all the candidates who have opted the payment through SBI Challan is that challans can be generated as long as 31st of May 2019 5:00 PM. Also, the cash payment accepted by the branches of SBI is available till the 1st of June 2019.
SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 Vacancies
As mentioned before in the article, there is no official notification stating the aspect of the total number of vacancies for SSC MTS recruitment 2019. But, as the SSC MTS Recruitment drive of last year experienced a gain in vacancies which is from 20,302 to 10,674; it is expected that the number of vacancies for SSC MTS 2019 will be about 10,000.
SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 Eligibility
SSC is such a department of Government services which is quite popular by candidates from all over India and this is why the eligibility criteria are rather complex. This is why the Eligibility of the candidates for SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 is divided into 3 parts.
- A candidate must be a citizen of either Indian, Bhutan or Nepal
- Tibetan Refugees who came to India before 1st January 1962 with an intention of permanent settlement in the country are also eligible for the application of SSC MTS.
- People who have migrated to Indian with permanent settlement intentions from countries like Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Kenya, East African Countries, Uganda, Zambia, Zaire, the United Republic of Tanzania, Ethiopia, Malawi and Vietnam are also eligible to apply for the recruitment drive.
The Educational Qualification required for SSC MTS is very basic and all the candidates with a minimum educational qualification of being passed 10th / High school from all the recognized board and universities are eligible.
Following is the chart that specifies the Maximum Age Limit for the candidates who are eligible for the appearing in SSC MTS exams as per their Category as on August 1st, 2019:
|Category||Maximum Age Limit|
|Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe||30 years|
|Other Backward Classes||28 years|
|Physically Handicapped (PH GEN)||35 years|
|Physically Handicapped (PH OBC)||28 years|
|Physically Handicapped (PH SC / ST)||40 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (GEN)||28 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (OBC)||29 years|
|Ex-Servicemen (SC / ST)||33 years|
|Domiciled in the State of Jammu and Kashmir (GEN)||30 years|
|Domiciled in the State of Jammu and Kashmir (OBC)||33 years|
|Domiciled in the State of Jammu and Kashmir (SC/ST)||35 years|
SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 Admit Card
Once the registration and Application for SSC MTS 2019 are completed, Candidates become eligible to get their Admit card. The admit card for SSC MTS 2019 will be made available from the month of August 2019 on the official website of Staff Service Commission which is https://ssc.nic.in/
SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 Exam Pattern
Being an examination with a total of 2 papers, there is a set pattern for both Paper 1 as well as Paper 2. So, following are the aspects that you should keep in your mind:
- There are a total of 100 MCQ questions in Paper 1. Each question in this exam carries a total of 1 mark and for every wrong answer, 0.25 marks will be deducted.
- Question paper is available in either English or Hindi languages
- As for Paper 2, candidates are required to write a descriptive type essay or letter in either English, Hindi or any other language that is included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution of India.
The following table is a complete overview of both the Papers:
Duration of the Exam- 90 minutes
Duration of the Exam for Handicapped candidates- 120 Minutes
|Part||Subject||No. of question in the section||Total marks in the section|
|I||General Intelligence & Reasoning||25||25|
|IV||General Awareness (GK + GS)||25||25|
Duration of the Exam- 30 minutes
Duration of the Exam for Handicapped candidates- 40 Minutes
|Short Essay / Letter||50|
SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 Syllabus
The syllabus for the Paper I of SSC MTS is divided into 4 sections and so is the syllabus. Following is a list of topics that you are required to study for the Paper I of SSC MTS Recruitment 2019:
Part I – General Intelligence
This part of the examination will test the knowledge and skill of the candidates regarding the arithmetical computation for symbols and abstract Ideas. Important topics for this Part of Paper I are:
- Non-verbal questions (similarities & differences)
- Decision making
- Space visualization
- Non -verbal series
- Analysis judgment
- Discriminating observation
- Visual memory
- Relationship concepts
- Arithmetical number series
Paper II – English Language
This part of the examination will test the knowledge of the candidates regarding the concepts of English Language such as:
- Sentence Structure
- Writing Ability
Paper III – Numerical Aptitude
This part of the examination will test the knowledge of the candidates regarding the concepts of General Mathematical concepts such as:
- Fundamental arithmetical operations
- Relationship between Numbers
- Ratio and Proportion
- Time and Distance
- Time and Work
- number systems
- use of Tables and Graphs
- Ratio and Time
- Computation of whole numbers
- Profit and Loss
Paper IV – General Awareness
This part of the examination will test the knowledge of the candidates regarding the concepts of General Knowledge as well as General Sciences such as:
- India and its neighboring countries
- Scientific Research
- Economic Scene
- Indian Constitution
- General Polity
SSC MTS Recruitment 2019 Best Books
Following are some of the best Books that you should refer to for your preparation of SSC MTS Recruitment 2019:
- Reasoning: Lucent Reasoning Arihant (Arihant Publication)
- English Language: Plinth to Paramount (Neetu Singh)
- Quantitative Aptitude: Kiran Magical book on quicker Maths (BCS Publishing Co. Pvt. Ltd.)
- General Awareness: Lucent’s GK (Lucent Publication)