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  • Last Modified 02-02-2023

SSC MTS 2023 Recruitment: Get Exam Date & Vacancy


SSC MTS Recruitment 2023: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will conduct the Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) exam to recruit applicants for General Central Service Groups ‘C’ Non-Gazetted & Non-Ministerial posts. The official notification for this recruitment has been released on January 18, 2023. Candidates interested in appearing the exam can apply till February 17, 2023, from the official website – ssc.nic.in.

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**Steps to attempt a free SSC MTS Tier 1 mock test are mentioned below in this article.

The Paper 2 has been removed from the recruitment process. Apart from that, the Commission modified Paper 1 exam pattern. The Multi Tasking Staff Paper 1 exam is expected to be conducted in April 2023. Read on for more information on the SSC Multi Tasking 2023 Recruitment.

SSC MTS 2023 Recruitment: Exam Overview

The Staff Selection Commission conducts SSC MTS to recruit Peon, Daftary, Jamadar, Junior Gestetner Operator, Chowkidar, Safaiwala, Mali, etc. Before getting into detailed information about the exam, let us go through an overview from the table below:

Conducting BodyStaff Selection Commission (SSC)
Exam NameSSC Multi Tasking Staff (SSC MTS) 2023
Exam LevelNational
Exam FrequencyAnnually
Exam ModeOnline
Selection ProcessPaper 1 Computer-Based Test (CBT)
Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) (only for the post of Havaldar)
Total Vacancy12523
Official Websitessc.nic.in 

SSC MTS 2023 Important Dates

According to the latest calendar, the Paper 1 examination will be held in multiple shifts across the country in April 2023. However, the exact date will be announced soon. Candidates can check the important dates of SSC MTS 2023 exam from the table below:

EventsSSC MTS Important Dates
Release of Official NotificationJanuary 18, 2023
Start of Online ApplicationJanuary 18, 2023
Last Date to Apply OnlineFebruary 17, 2023
Last Date to Pay Online Application FeeFebruary 19, 2023
Last Date to Generate Offline ChallanFebruary 19, 2023
Release of SSC MTS Admit Card for All RegionsApril 2023
SSC MTS Tier 1 Exam DateApril 2023
SSC MTS Tier 1 ResultTo Be Announced

How To Attempt Embibe’s Free SSC MTS Tier 1 Mock Tests?

Know the steps to take the free SSC MTS Tier 1 mock test series below:

  • 1st Step: Visit Embibe’s official website, i.e., embibe.com.
  • 2nd Step: Use the mobile number/email to log in.
  • 3rd Step: Click on the menu bar “Getting a Government Job”.
  • 4th Step: Select the Goal “SSC” from the dropdown and click on “Next”.
  • 5th Step: Search and select “SSC MTS Tier I” on the search bar and click on “Next”.
  • 6th Step: Select the preferred language and click on “Done”.
  • 7th Step: Click “Test” from the header Section.
  • 8th Step: Scroll down to the “Subjects” section.
  • 9th Step: Click on any SSC MTS Tier I subjects.
  • 10th Step: Scroll down to click on the chapters from the selected subject to begin the test.

SSC MTS 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who register for the SSC MTS and Havaldar exams must meet the eligibility requirements as stated in the official notification. The following are the detailed criteria:

1. Nationality

Aspirants must be citizens of India or must belong to one of the following nationalities:

  • A Subject of Nepal, or
  • A Subject of Bhutan, or
  • A Tibetan refugee who came to India before January 1, 1962, intending to settle in India permanently, or
  • A Person of Indian origin who migrated from Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Burma, East African countries of Uganda, Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Malawi, Zambia, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam to settle in India permanently.

2. Educational Qualification

Candidates must pass the Class 10 matriculation exam or have a certificate of any equivalent degree from a recognised university or board.

3. Age Limit

The age limit for various Multitasking Staff according to the recruiting norms of various user departments, is 18 to 25 years. However, the age limit for Havaldar is 18 to 27 years.

SSC MTS 2023 Exam Pattern

There is now only one paper – Paper 1 in the revised SSC MTS Exam Pattern. There will be a computer-based examination in two sessions: Session 1 and Session 2. In Session 2, there will be a negative marking of one mark for each incorrect answer, but there will be no negative marking in Session 1. Check the revised exam pattern from the below table:

SessionSubjectNo. of QuestionsMarks
Session 1Numerical and Mathematical Ability2060
Session 1Reasoning Ability and Problem-Solving2060
Session 1Total40120
Session 2General Awareness2575
Session 2English Language and Comprehension2575
Session 2Total50150


  • The total duration of Session 1 exam is 45 minutes.
  • The total duration of Session 2 is 45 minutes.

SSC MTS 2023 Application Form

With the release of the official notification, the Commission released the SSC MTS 2023 application link. The registration started with the release of an official notification. The applications will be accepted until February 17, 2023. Candidates must fill out the application form only in online mode.

How To Apply Online for SSC MTS Recruitment 2023?

Before filling out the online SSC MTS Application Form, applicants must thoroughly read the notification and understand the requirements. They must complete the following steps to complete the application process:

  • Candidates must first register in the SSC portal by visiting the official website of SSC, ssc.nic.in 
  • On the SSC home page, candidates need to click the option register now.
  • Now, enter the personal and contact details such as ‘Name’, ‘Mobile Number’, ‘Email ID’, ‘Date of Birth’, and so on.
  • After submitting the details, applicants will receive the registration number and password on their registered mobile number and email ID.
  • They now need to log in using their login credentials.
  • It will be redirected to a new page where they must click the ‘SSC MTS Online Application Process’ tab.
  • Now, fill in all the required details such as educational qualification, contact details, choice of exam centre, etc.
  • After filling in the details, applicants need to upload scanned copies of the photograph and signature in the prescribed size given by SSC.
  • Now, they will be able to preview their application form and correct any mistakes they have made in the form.
  • Candidates will be asked to pay the online application fee. The fee can be paid through BHIM UPI, Net Banking, by using Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit cards or in cash at the SBI Branches by generating SBI Challan.
  • After paying the fees, they need to click on the submit button, and the application process is over.
  • It is advised that candidates download the application form and take printouts for future reference.

SSC MTS 2023 Application Fee

Candidates will have to pay the application fee to complete the application process. The application fee is non-refundable. Check the fee details below:

CategoryApplication Fee
General/Other Backward Class (OBC)INR 100
Women/Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Persons with Disability (PwD)/Ex-Servicemen (ESM)Nil

SSC MTS 2023 Selection Process

The candidates for SSC Multi Tasking Staff recruitment will be shortlisted in two stages. A candidate must pass each stage with marks higher than the announced cutoff. The stages that must be completed are as follows:

  • Stage 1– Paper-1 (Objective)
  • Stage 2– Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) (Only for the Post of Havaldar)

SSC MTS 2023 Vacancy

Along with the notification, the SSC MTS & Havaldar Vacancy 2023 has been released. This year, the Commission announced a total of 12523 vacancies. The vacancy distribution for Multi Tasking Staff and Havaldar positions has been tabulated below:

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SSC MTS 2023 Salary

After the SSC MTS recruitment 2023, candidates will be paid in accordance with the 7th pay commission. They will be paid in pay band 1 with a grade pay of Rs.1800/-. The take-home salary will be approximately Rs. 18,000 to Rs. 22,000. However, the salary would vary depending on the candidate’s job location.

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FAQs on SSC MTS Recruitment 2023

Given below are some of the most frequently asked questions about the SSC MTS 2023 recruitment exam:

Q: When will the SSC MTS 2023 recruitment process start?

A: The recruitment process for SSC MTS 2023 started on January 18, 2023.

Q: When will the SSC MTS Tier 1 exam be conducted?

A: The SSC MTS Tier 1 exam will be conducted in April 2023.

Q: How many sections are there in the SSC MTS Tier 1?

A: The SSC MTS Tier 1 has 4 sections: Reasoning Ability, Numerical Aptitude, English Language and General Awareness.

Q: Will there be any negative marking for the SSC MTS Tier 1 Exam 2023?

A: Yes. Every wrong answer will be penalized 1 mark in Session 2. However, there will be no negative marking in Session 1.

Q: What is the salary of an SSC MTS?

A: The basic pay of candidates selected as Multi Tasking Staff is as per Level 1 of the 7th Pay commission matrix, i.e. Rs 18,000 along with applicable allowances.

We hope this detailed article on the SSC MTS Recruitment 2023 helps you. Feel free to check our website or download our app if you have any queries. We will be happy to help you out.

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