SSC MTS Exam Pattern 2023: As the exam is near, it is necessary to know the Exam Pattern and Syllabus of the exam for effective preparation. As mentioned in SSC MTS 2023 Notification, there will be a Computer Based Examination for Multi Tasking Staff and Havaldar. There will be no descriptive paper for SSC MTS from now onwards. Paper 1 will be an online mode of examination that will comprise 4 sections namely Reasoning, Numerical Ability, English Language and General Awareness. There will be a Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) (only for the post of Havaldar).

SSC MTS Exam Pattern 2023: Selection Process

To get a fair idea about the exam, it is necessary to know the exam pattern for the exam. Let’s have a look at the SSC MTS 2023 Exam Pattern and Selection Process:

SSC conducts SSC Multi-Tasking Staff Exam (MTS) exam every year in different stages:

  1. Paper 1 (Objective test)
  2. Physical Efficiency Test & Physical Standard Test (only for Havaldar)

SSC MTS Exam Pattern: Paper-I

SSC MTS Paper-I Exam Pattern: SSC MTS Paper-I is an online paper having multiple choice questions in sections: Reasoning, English Language, Numerical Aptitude and General Awareness. The entire paper is of total 90 questions and 270 marks. 

The revised SSC MTS Paper-I Exam Pattern has been released along with SSC MTS 2023 Notification Computer-Based Examination will be conducted in 2 Sessions.

Session-I and Session-II and both the Sessions will be mandatory to be attempted. 

Not attempting any session will disqualify the candidate.

SSC MTS Exam Pattern: Paper-I
SubjectNo. Of QuestionsMarksDuration
Session 1
Numerical and Mathematical Ability206045 minutes
Reasoning Ability and Problem-Solving2060
Total40120 
Session 2
General Awareness257545 minutes
English Language and Comprehension2575
Total50150 

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SSC MTS Paper-I Exam Pattern: Important Points

1. A total number of marks is 270 as per the latest pattern.

2. Paper- I will be objective type(Multiple Choice Questions).

3. The questions will be set in English, Hindi, and in 13 regional languages for Session-I and the General Awareness Section of Session-II.

4. There will be a negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer in Session 2 and there will be no negative marking in Session-1.

5. The timing for Visually handicapped cerebral palsy candidates is 45 Minutes each session.

SSC MTS Havaldar PET & PST

The candidates who have applied for SSC Havaldar posts have to appear for the Physical Efficiency Test & Physical Standard Test after qualifying SSC MTS Tier-1 Exam. Followings are the PETand PST standards for the post of Havaldar in CBIC and CBN as mentioned in SSC MTS Notification 2023. 

SSC Havaldar Physical Efficiency Test
ParticularsMaleFemale
Walking1600 meters in 15 minutes1 m in 20 minutes
Cycling8 km in 30 minutes3 km in 25 minutes
SSC Havaldar Physical Standard Test
ParticularsMaleFemale
Height

157.5 cms 

(relaxable by 5 Cms in the case of Garhwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Scheduled Tribes)

152 cms

(relaxable by 2.5 Cms in the case of Garhwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Schedule Tribes)

Chest

76 cms (unexpanded)

Minimum expansion: 5 cms

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Weight--

48 kg

(relaxable by 2 Kg in the case of Garhwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Schedule Tribes)

SSC MTS 2023 Language for CBT

For the first time, SSC MTS computer-based exam will be held in "15 languages" and the candidates have to choose their choice of language while filling their application form.

CodeLanguage
01Hindi
02English
03Assamese
04Bengali
07Gujarati
08Kannada
10Konkani
12Malayalam
13Manipuri (also Meitei or Meithei)
14Marathi
16Odia (Oriya)
17Punjabi
21Tamil
22Telugu
23Urdu
SSC MTS 2023- Important Links
SSC MTS Previous Year Question PaperSSC MTS Syllabus 2023
SSC MTS Cut Off [Previous Year]SSC MTS Salary 2023

 

SSC MTS Exam Pattern 2023: FAQs

Ans. There are 4 sections in SSC MTS Tier-1 namely Reasoning, Numerical Ability, English Language and General Awareness.

Ans. The SSC MTS examination will consist of a Computer Based Examination (CBT).

Ans. There are 2 stages for SSC Havaldar are Paper 1, PET/ PST.

Ans. There shall be a negative marking of 1 mark for each incorrect answer in Session 2.

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