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SSC MTS Notification 2023

SSC MTS Notification 2023: SSC MTS Notification 2023 has been released on the 30th of June 2023 at the official website of SSC Candidates can download the SSC MTS notification PDF from the direct link given in this article.

SSC has released approx 1558 vacancies under the MTS Recruitment 2023. The application process has also started from 30th June 2023, eligible candidates will be able to apply online from the official website of the SSC. In this blog, we will provide you with all the important details regarding the SSC MTS Notification 2023 like the application process, eligibility criteria, syllabus, apply online, and more.

SSC MTS Notification 2023 – Download Link

Aspiring candidates will find detailed information regarding all the aspects of the examination in the notification. We have mentioned below the direct link to download the SSC MTS Notification.

SSC has released an advertisement stating that the SSC MTS Notification will now be released on the 30th of June 2023. Candidates should keep themselves updated with the latest information released by the SSC.

SSC MTS Notification 2023 – Overview

A brief overview of the SSC MTS exam. The Staff Selection Commission conducts the Multi-Tasking Staff exam to recruit qualified candidates for clerical posts in various government organizations. It’s conducted in two phases- one is a Computer based test and the other is the Physical Standard Test/Physical Endurance test for the post of Havaldar.

Exam NameSSC Multi Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff Examination, 2023
Conducting BodySSC
Exam LevelNational
Exam FrequencyOnce a year
Notification Release Date30th June 2023
Exam ModeComputer-based test, Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) (Only for Havaldar)
Exam Duration90 minutes (2 sessions of 45 minutes each)
Exam Purpose Selecting Group-C non-gazetted, non-ministerial posts
Exam LanguageEnglish, Hindi, and other regional languages
Official Website

SSC MTS Notification 2023 – Important Dates

The schedule for the SSC MTS recruitment has been released in the SSC MTS Notification 2023. Candidates can find the important exam dates of the SSC MTS 2023 schedule in the table below.

Events Dates
Dates for submission of online applications30th June 2023
Last date and time for receipt of online
21-07-2023 (23:00)
Last date and time for making an online fee
21-07-2023 (23:00)
Last date and time for the generation of offline
23-07-2023 (23:00)
Last date for payment through Challan (during
working hours of the Bank)
Dates of ‘Window for Application Form Correction’ and online payment of Correction Charges24-07-2023
Schedule of Computer-Based Examination1st – 14th September 2023
Schedule for Phase-2To be announced

SSC MTS Notification 2023Eligibility Criteria

SSC has a set of eligibility criteria that need to be fulfilled by the candidates in order to be eligible to apply online. Aspiring candidates who are preparing to appear in the examination must be aware of the eligibility criteria. We have mentioned below the detailed eligibility criteria for the candidates.

Nationality/ Citizenship

A candidate must be either:

  1. a citizen of India, or
  2. a subject of Nepal, or
  3. a subject of Bhutan, or
  4. a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  5. a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia, and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Age Limit 

The age limits for the posts as per the Recruitment Rules of various User Departments are as follows:

  • 18-25 years for MTS
  • 18-27 years for a few posts of MTS.

Age Relaxation

Age relaxation for the upper age limit is given to certain categories of applicants. The upper SSC MTS age relaxation is detailed in the table below.

Code No.CategoryAge-relaxation permissible
1SC/ ST5 years
2OBC3 years
3PwD (Unreserved)10 years
4PwD (OBC)13 years
5PwD (SC/ ST)15 years
6Ex-Servicemen (ESM)03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on closing date of receipt of online application.
8Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof.03 years
9Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ ST)08 years
10Central Government Civilian Employees: Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications.Up to 40 years of age.
11Central Government Civilian Employees: Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications (SC/ ST).Up to 45 years of age.
12Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried.Up to 35 years of age.

Educational Qualification

The candidates must have passed the Matriculation Examination or equivalent from a recognized Board.

SSC MTS Notification 2023Application Process

The SSC MTS Application process has been started on 30th June 2023. Candidates will be able to apply online till 21st July from the official website of the SSC. Eligible candidates will be able to apply online from the official website of the Staff Selection Commission.

How to Apply Online for SSC MTS Notification 2023

In order to apply and register candidature for the SSC MTS Exam, the candidates should follow the given steps.

Step 1: Go to the official website of the Staff Selection Commission (SSC) by visiting

Step 2: On the SSC website, look for the option that says “New User? Register Now.” Click on it.

Step 3: You will be directed to the registration form. Fill out the required details in the form, such as your name, email address, mobile number, and other necessary information. Make sure to provide accurate and valid information.

Step 4: Once you have completed the registration form, submit it. A registration number will be generated, and you will also need to set a password for your account.

Step 5: After registration, go back to the SSC website and log in using the registration number and password you set during the registration process.

Step 6: Once logged in, navigate to the application form section. Fill in all the required details in the application form. Provide accurate information regarding your personal details, educational qualifications, and any other relevant information as per the instructions.

Step 7: Make sure to upload the scanned copies of the required documents, such as your photograph and signature, as specified in the application form. Follow the guidelines provided for file formats and sizes.

Step 8: Before submitting the form, carefully review all the information you have entered to ensure accuracy. Check for any errors or missing details. Once you are satisfied, click on the Final Submit button to submit your application.

Step 9: After submitting the application form, you will need to pay the application fee of Rs 100. The fee payment process can be done either online or offline, as per the options provided by SSC. Follow the instructions for payment and complete the transaction.

Please note that these steps are specific to the SSC website and may vary for other websites or application processes. It is important to carefully read and follow the instructions provided on the respective website for smooth application submission.

Guidelines for Photograph and Signature

Following things should be considered at the time of filling out the application form

The format for the photograph and signature should be in JPEG or JPEG format. The size required for the same is as follows:

ItemMinimum SizeMaximum SizeResolution
Photo More than 4kbLess than 12kb100 x 120 pixels
SignatureMore than 1 kbLess than 12kb40 x 60 pixels

SSC MTS Notification 2023 – Application Fee

A payment of Rs 100 has to be made as an application fee by candidates registering to take the SSC MTS exam. Online or offline methods using SBI challan or BHIM, UPI or internet banking, credit card or debit card. However, female candidates and those belonging to reserved categories such as Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST), Persons with Disability (PwD), and Ex-Servicemen (ESM) are exempt from the application fee payment.

SC/ST/Ex-Serviceman/FemalesFee exempted

SSC MTS Notification 2023Exam Pattern

PartSubjectNumber of Questions/ Maximum MarksTime Duration (For all four Parts)
Session-1Numerical and Mathematical Ability20/6045 Minutes (60 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribes as per para 8)
Reasoning Ability and Problem-Solving20/60
Session-2General Awareness25/7545 Minutes (60 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribes as per para 8)
English Language and Comprehension25/75

Qualifying Criteria

CategoryMinimum Qualifying Criteria
All Other Categories20%

SSC MTS Notification 2023 – Points to Remember

  • The performance of the candidate in Session 1 will be evaluated and the Performance in Session 2 will only be evaluated if the candidate clears Session 1.
  • The recruitment process for the post of Havaldar will consist of Computer Based Examination (CBE), Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST).
  • For the post of MTS, there will be separate category-wise, State/ UTwise cut-offs in Session II. As the vacancies for MTS are in two age groups i.e. (i) 18 to 25 years and (ii) 18 to 27 years, the Commission may fix separate age group-wise, category-wise, and State/ UT-wise cut-offs in CBE.
  • There will be no negative marking in Session-I. In Session II, there will be a negative marking of one mark for each wrong answer. Candidates are, therefore, advised to keep this in mind while answering the questions.
  • Marks scored by candidates in Computer Based Examination, if conducted in multiple shifts, will be normalized by using the formula published by the Commission through Notice No: 11/2018-P&P-I dated 07-02-2019, and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit and cut-off marks.

SSC MTS 2023 Notification – Syllabus

The selection process for SSC MTS consists of a computer-based exam consisting of 2 sessions. Both sessions are mandatory. The computer-based exam is common for both MTS and Havaldar posts.

Indicative Syllabus for Computer-Based Examination

Numerical and Mathematical Ability: It will include questions on problems relating to Integers and Whole Numbers, LCM and HCF, Decimals and Fractions, Relationship between numbers, Fundamental Arithmetic Operations and BODMAS, Percentage, Ratio and Proportions, Work and Time, Direct and inverse Proportions, Averages, Simple Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Area, and Perimeter of Basic Geometric Figures, Distance and Time, Lines and Angles, Interpretation of simple Graphs and Data, Square, and Square roots, etc.

Reasoning Ability and Problem-Solving: The questions in this part intend to measure the candidates’ general learning ability. The questions will be broadly based on the Alpha-Numeric Series, Coding and Decoding, Analogy, Following Directions, Similarities and Differences, Jumbling, Problem Solving and Analysis, nonverbal Reasoning based on diagrams, Age Calculations, Calendar, and Clock, etc.

General Awareness: The broad coverage of the test will be on Social Studies (History, Geography, Art and Culture, Civics, Economics), General Science, and Environmental studies up to the 10th Standard.

English Language and Comprehension: Candidates’ understanding of the basics of the English Language, its vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms, and correct usage, etc. and to test comprehension, a simple paragraph may be given and question based on the paragraph to be asked.

For VH candidates of 40% and above visual disability, there will be no component of Maps/Graphs/Diagrams/Statistical Data in the Paper.

Physical Standards and Tests for PET (For the post of Havaldar)

Following are the PET/ PST standards for the post of Havaldar in CBIC and CBN:

Physical Efficiency Test (PET):

Walking1600 meters in 15 minutes.1 Km in 20 minutes

Physical Standard Test (PST):

The minimum physical standards for the post of Havaldar in CBIC and CBN are as follows:

157.5 cms. (relaxable by 5 cms. in the case of Garhwalis,                             Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Schedule Tribes)Chest-81 cms. (fully expanded with minimum expansion of 5 cms.)
152 cms. relaxable by 2.5 Cms in the case of Garhwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas, and members of Schedule Tribes)48 kg (relaxable by 2 Kg in the case of Garhwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas, and members of Schedule Tribes)

SSC MTS Notification 2023 – Salary  

The post of Multi-Tasking Staff falls under Pay Band-1:

(Rs 5200-20200) + Grade Pay Rs 1800,

(Revised Pay Scale after 7th CPC: Pay Level in Pay Matrix – Level 1, a General Central Service Group “C” Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Ministries/ Departments/ Offices of the Government of India, in different States/ Union Territories.”

  • The position of SSC Multi-Tasking Staff is a Level 1, a General Central Service Group “C” Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Ministries/ Departments/ Offices of the Government of India, in different States/ and Union Territories.
  • The Pay-scale of Multi Tasking Staff follows Pay Band-1 (Rs 5200-20200) + Grade Pay Rs 1800, (Revised Pay Scale after 7th Central Pay Commission.
  • The In-hand salary of SSC MTS ranges between Rs 18000 – 22000 per month approximately. The salary may vary a bit as per the location of the posting and allowances applicable in that location.

SSC MTS Salary Details – As per the City Category

PostMTS (GP 1800)MTS (GP 1800)MTS (GP 1800)
City (Category)XYZ
Basic Pay180001800018000
DA on TA000
Gross Salary236702178020340
Total Deduction342534253425
In-Hand Salary202451835516915
  • X- refer to the metropolitan cities
  • Y- Big cities but not metropolitan
  • Z- refers to the smaller cities other than those categorized in categories X and Y
XAhmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Pune
YAgra, Ajmer, Aligarh, Amravati, Amritsar, Asansol, Aurangabad, Bareilly, Belgaum, Bhavnagar, Bhiwandi, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Bikaner, Bilaspur, Bokaro Steel City, Chandigarh, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Dhanbad, Bhilai, Durgapur, Erode, Faridabad, Firozabad, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Gulbarga, Guntur, Gwalior, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Hamirpur, Hubli–Dharwad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jalandhar, Jalgaon, Jammu, Jamnagar, Jamshedpur, Jhansi, Jodhpur, Kakinada, Kannur, Kanpur, Karnal, Kochi, Kolhapur, Kollam, Kozhikode, Kurnool, Ludhiana, Lucknow, Madurai, Malappuram, Mathura, Mangalore, Meerut, Moradabad, Mysore, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Nellore, Noida, Patna, Pondicherry, Purulia, Prayagraj, Raipur, Rajkot, Rajahmundry, Ranchi, Rourkela, Ratlam, Salem, Sangli, Shimla, Siliguri, Solapur, Srinagar, Surat, Thanjavur, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelveli, Tiruvannamalai, Ujjain, Bijapur, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vasai-Virar City, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vellore, and Warangal
ZAll other cities

SSC MTS Notification 2023: Frequently Asked Questions

Q.1 When will the SSC MTS Notification 2023 be released?

Ans. The SSC MTS Notification 2023 was released on 30th June 2023.

Q.2 When will the registration for SSC MTS 2023 begin?

Ans. The SSC MTS 2023 registration has begun on 30th June 2023.

Q.3 Has the SSC MTS exam pattern changed?

Ans. Yes, SSC MTS 2023 will not have a Tier-II/Descriptive paper. Instead, there will be one paper divided into two sessions. There will be no negative marking.

Q.4 When will the SSC MTS online exam be held?

Ans. The SSC MTS 2023 online exam will be held from 1st to 14th September 2023.

Q.5 What is the salary for SSC MTS?

Ans. The salary of SSC MTS varies depending on the city to which they’re posted. There are three categories- X, Y, and Z.

Q.6 What is the minimum educational qualification for SSC MTS?

Ans. The minimum academic qualification is that candidates must have passed the Matriculation Examination or equivalent from a recognized Board.

Q.7 What is the age limit for SSC MTS 2023?

Ans. For SSC MTS, the minimum age limit is 18, and the maximum age limit is 25.


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