SSC MTS 2016-17 Re-examination Eligibility Criteria

SSC MTS 2016-17 Re-examination Eligibility Criteria – Check Latest RTI reply for SSC MTS re-exam eligibility

SSC MTS 2016-17 Re-examination Eligibility Criteria

SSC has issued SSC MTS notification 2017 for filling 8300 posts. The details of the exam are as below:

Conducting Body– Staff Selection Commission (SSC)

Exam name : Recruitment to the posts of Multi Tasking Staff in Pay Band-1( 5200- 20200/-) + Grade Pay 1800/-,(Revised Pay Scale after 7th CPC Pay Matrix Level – 01)

Total Number of Vacancies– To be notified Later

Posts Offered– “C” Non – Gazetted, Non – Ministerial Post in Various Central Government Ministries/ Departments / Offices

Exam Dates: 30th April, 14th May, 28th May,4th June,11th June

Note:Exam was cancelled and is rescheduled for September – October 2017

SSC MTS Paper 1

The paper 1 consist of 150 questions of 150 marks and will be of 2  hours duration. The questions will be asked from the following sections:

  • Numerical/Quantitative Aptitute
  • Reasoning Ability
  • English
  • General Awareness

SSC MTS Paper 2

The paper 2 will test English writing skills. It will have essay writing and letter writing questions for 50 marks. The duration will be 30 minutes or half an hour.

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SSC MTS Exam 2017 – Selection Process

  • Stage 1: Candidates will be shortlisted for the Paper-II on the basis of their performance in Paper-I.
  • Stage 2: Paper-II will only of qualifying nature. The cut-offs in Paper-I and qualifying marks in Paper-II may be different for vacancies in each State/UT will be fixed at the discretion of the Commission.
  • Stage 3: Final selection will be based on the Paper 1.

As we all know that SSC MTS paper was leaked for both the shifts on 14th May. May be, this is the reason behind that. Now the MTS examination will be conducted via computer based mode in September- October 2017

SSC MTS Re-exam 2017

Some of the Questions (Doubts) regarding SSC MTS Re-exam 2017 and RTI reply as received from candidate feedback :

Q1 – What is the eligibility criteria to appear in the re-exam?

Ans- All the candidates who have been issued admit card for earlier offline mode exam can appear in the SSC MTS re-examination to be conducted in online mode.

Q2 – Will SSC release any new notification for the online exam?

Ans – No. There will not be any separate notification for the re-exam. Only the exam dates will be intimated to the candidates.

Q3 – Can I give the SSC MTS re-exam even if I did not appear for the offline exam?

Ans – Yes, if you have the valid admit card then you are eligible to write the re- exam.


Some more SSC MTS Eligibility Questions and Answers:


Q 1: What is the minimum educational qualifications for SSC MTS 2017 exam?

Ans : Candidate must have passed matriculation examination (10th class) in order to become eligible for SSC Multi Tasking Staff exam 2017.

Q 2: What is the age limit for applicants? Are there any relaxations?

Ans: Candidates should be between 18 to 25 years of age, as on August 1, 2017.

  • OBC category, the maximum age is 28yrs
  • SC/ ST: 30 years

Persons with Disabilities (PWD) get an extension on maximum age by 10 yrs (GEN), 13 years (OBC) & 15 years (SC/ST)

Q 4: Is there any percentage criteria for SSC MTS 2017 recruitment?

A: No there is no minimum percent required in degree.  Only Passing marks in enough.

Q 5: I am currently doing my final semester/ I am waiting for final yr results. Can I apply?

A: Yes, final year students can apply if they have completed/ passed std.10th exams.

Q 6: Should I know the local language of the state that I am applying for?

A: It is not required.

Q 7: There are less number vacancies in my state. Can I apply for any other state?

A: Yes but fill your order of state preferences in the online application form.

Q 8: How many states can I apply?

A total of 8300 posts are available to qualifiers of SSC MTS 2017 exams.Since the vacancies are segregated as per 9 zones, you are allowed to apply for all states but must give specify the order of preference.

Q 9: Can I apply for one state & appear for exam in another state?

A: Yes, you can choose any exam center you wish even though your preferences of states are different.

Q 10: Are BE/ Btech/MBA/ MCA/ B.Sc graduates eligible?

A: Yes, any degree holder is eligible to apply for MTS job because the minimum qualification is pass in std 10th.
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