SSC MTS Exam Pattern 2019: Check Changed Exam Pattern

SSC MTS Exam Pattern 2019

Dear Readers,

Staff Selection Commission released the notification for the recruitment of SSC MTS 2018-19 for Group “C‟ Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Ministries/Departments/ Offices of the Government of India, in different States/
Union Territories.
SSC MTS notification comes as a great opportunity for many aspirant. Many candidates must be curious to know about the SSC MTS exam pattern 2018-19. There are many changes in the SSC MTS Exam pattern as compared to the previous year and this post will depict all the necessary changes.
The SSC MTS (Non-Technical) Staff Exam 2019 recruitment will start on 22nd April 2019 and will conclude on 25th May 2019. 

In this article, we are providing the SSC MTS Exam pattern so that you can prepare according to the pattern and score well.

SSC MTS Exam Pattern:

The SSC MTS exam pattern will consist of two papers followed by document verification.  As per the latest notification, there shall be two papers viz. Paper – I and Paper – II.

SSC MTS Exam Pattern: Paper-I (ONLINE)
The SSC MTS Exam Paper 1 is scheduled to be held from 2nd August 2019 to 6th September 2019.

It will consist of a total of 100 multiple choice questions as mentioned below. Earlier, it consists of 150 marks but now the total number of marks has been changed to 100.

No. Of Questions
Total Duration/ Timing
General Intelligence & Reasoning
90 Minutes
Numerical Aptitude
General English
General Awareness


Important points for SSC MTS exam pattern:

  • Total number of marks is 100 as per the latest pattern.
  • Paper- I will be objective type (Multiple Choice Questions).
  • The questions will be set both in English & Hindi.
  • There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer.
  • The timing for Visually handicapped cerebral palsy candidates is 120 Mins.
  • Normalisation of marks will be done.

SSC MTS Exam Pattern: Paper-II

The SSC MTS Exam Paper II is scheduled to be held on 17th November 2019

Candidates shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the Paper 1 will be required to appear for a descriptive type qualifying paper for testing basic language skills.
Subject Maximum Marks Total Duration/ Timing 
Short Essay /Letter in English or any language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution. 50 30 Minutes

Some important points about the exam:

  • Paper- II will be descriptive in nature. 
  • Timing for Visually handicapped cerebral palsy candidates is 45 Minutes
  • This exam is qualifying in nature.
  • It is intended to test the elementary language skills of the candidates to be suitable for the post.

You may also like to read:

SSC MTS 2018-19 Detailed Notification and Updates 

SSC MTS 2018-19 Syllabus

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