SSC MTS Selection Process 2019

ssc mts selection process

SSC MTS Selection Process 2019 | The Official Notification of SSC MTS exam will be out on 22nd April 2019. The candidates who are preparing for the SSC MTS exam must know that there are a total of 2 Stages they will have to clear in order to be recruited

SSC MTS Selection Process 2019

The selection process will be applied at the time when the SSC MTS Result has already been out. The candidates can write the SSC MTS Paper 2 only when they have cleared the Paper 1 of SSC MTS Exam. There are some important aspects of the exam which candidates can read as follows:

  • Firstly, the students can directly apply for the SSC MTS Exam on the official website, when the notification will be released
  • Secondly, the mode of exam is both online and offline
  • Most importantly, the SSC MTS paper 1 is going to take place in between 2nd August 2019 – 6th September 2019
  • The candidates must have passed 10th standard in order to be eligible for the exam
  • Also, the students have to be in the age bar of 18-25 years
  • The candidates who do not satisfy the SSC MTS Eligibility Criteria must not fill the SSC MTS Application Form
  • The SSC MTS Paper 1 covers 4 subjects: GK, English, Maths and Reasoning

SSC MTS Selection Process: SSC MTS Exam Highlights

There are several main and important exam aspects that candidates must know. The table below has all the necessary details of SSC MTS. Candidates must check out the following table:

Conducting Body Staff Selection Commission
Mode of Application Online
Mode of exam Both Online and Offline
Minimum Eligibility Matriculation exam qualifiers
Medium of Examination  Hindi/English
Expected Registration 70 lakhs
Number of Seats 10000 seats (expected)

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SSC MTS 2019 Selection Process

There are a total of 2 stages in the SSC MTS Selection Process that candidates have to crack for the recruitment. The table below has a brief breakdown of the process of selection of SSC MTS:

Also, check the SSC MTS Exam Pattern

Paper Subjects No. of questions Total marks
Paper 1 General Intelligence and Reasoning 25 questions 25 marks
Numerical Aptitude 25 questions 25 marks
General English 50 questions 50 marks
General Awareness 50 questions 50 marks
Paper 2 Short Essay or Letter in English or any language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution. 1 question 50 marks

SSC MTS Selection Process Reserved Candidates

There is a slight change in the SSC MTS selection process for the reserved category candidates:

  • If any reserved candidate (OBC/SC/ST/PH) is selected on the terms of the relaxations they have been offered, they will not be given any vacancy relaxation. The vacancy process will be precisely functioned
  • They will have to adjust with the vacancies for unreserved candidates and there will be no relaxation there

Documents Required: SSC MTS Selection Process 2019

There are some very important documents that candidates are required to have. The students with fake/artificial documents will be disqualified on the spot. The following are the required documents which all candidates must have, both original and photocopies:

  1. Qualification Certificate
  2. Date of Birth Certificate
  3. Adhaar Card (or any other Identity Proof)
  4. Passport size photographs (latest)
  5. Category Certificate (for SC/ST/OBC)
  6. Residence Proof

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 SSC MTS Selection Process: Resolution of Ties

There is always a possibility of a tie. Sometimes, two students acquire similar marks and the decision has to be taken to choose one of those students. At such times, there are some factors which are taken into consideration in order to choose one student from the tie. The following are some of those factors which are counted to resolve a tie:

  • The marks of Paper 1 General English are checked. The person who got more marks will get this one
  • Afterwards, the marks of Numerical Aptitude in Paper 1 are checked
  • Then, the age of both candidates is considered. The person who is older is preferred
  • The Alphabetical order of the names of the candidates are also taken into consideration

SSC MTS Cut Off Marks

The table below has the SSC MTS cut off marks for the year 2016:

Uttar Pradesh 103 88 57 60 52
Bihar 90 80 76 60 48
Maharashtra 83 65 76 60 47
Gujarat & Nagar Haveli 62 40 58 52 42
Daman & Dio and Goa 55 43 46 45 45
Uttarakhand 88 84 83 83 76
Rajasthan 115 92 102 103 95
Delhi 92 85 92 67 43

SSC MTS Reservation Criteria: SSC MTS Selection Process 2019

SSC MTS reservation categories (SC/ST/OBC/PH/ExS) in the Recruitment process is available as per the standing Government Orders. The Commission keeps the right to fill up comparable posts in other Ministries/Organizations under the Government

  • For availing SSC MTS reservation advantages, the students need to submit important SC/ST/OBC/disability certificate which is issued by a competent authority in the required format, before the mentioned date
  • If any candidate fails to submit these documents, the officials will not consider the claim of the candidate. They will count them in the unreserved category
  • The format of such certificates will be searched for in the SSC MTS Brochure
  • If any candidate submit the certificates which are in any other format, they will be debarred then and there
  • The students should not provide fake or forged category certificates, as part of their applications, to acquire the advantages of SSC MTS Reservation scheme, else his candidature shall be cancelled

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