SSC MTS Exam Notification (Out) 2023: Eligibility Criteria & Vacancy

Updated On : 23 Jan, 2023

SSC MTS RECRUITMENT 2023

SSC MTS notification 2023 is published by the Staff Selection Commission on 18th January 2023. The Staff Selection Commission will hold a competitive examination to recruit eligible candidates for the posts of Multi-Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff, and Havaldar (CBIC & CBN). Through this recruitment drive, 12523 vacant seats are going to be filled.

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for these posts till 17th February 2023 by visiting the official website of the SSC. Before applying for the same candidates are advised to read this article, as we are providing you with detailed information about the SSC MTS examination here. 

A General Central Service Group 'C' Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in various Ministries, Departments, Offices of the Government of India, and various Constitutional Bodies, Statutory Bodies, Tribunals, etc., in different States and Union Territories, are both recruited for through the national-level SSC MTS exam. 

SSC MTS IMPORTANT DATES 2023

Event 

Dates 

Notification Issued On 

18-01-2023

Application Started On 

18-01-2023 

Last Date To Apply

17-02-2023

Last date and time for receipt of online applications

17-02-2023 (23:00)

Last date and time for making online fee payment

19-02-2023 (23:00)

Last date and time for generation of offline Challan 

19-02-2023 (23:00)

Last date for payment through Challan (during working hours of Bank) 

20-02-2023

Dates of ‘Window for Application Form Correction’ and online payment of Correction Charges

23-02-2023 to 24-02-2023 (23:00)

Schedule of Computer Based Examination 

April 2023 

SSC MTS UPDATES 2023

Exam conducting body

Staff Selection Commission 

Examination name 

SSC MTS (Multi-Tasking Staff) and Havaldar (CBIC & CBN) 2022

Exam conducting for 

Group ‘C’ posts

Application dates

18-01-2023 to 17-02-2023

Application mode

Online 

Vacancy 

12523 (Tentative) 

Salary 

Pay Level-1 as per Pay Matrix of 7th Pay Commission. 

Official Notice

Click Here

Official Website

Click Here

Apply Link 

Click Here

Tentative VacanciesClick Here

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR SSC MTS 2023

Nationality 

A candidate must be either: 

(a) a citizen of India, or 

(b) a subject of Nepal, or 

(c) a subject of Bhutan, or 

(d) a Tibetan refugee who came over to India, before the 1st January,1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India, or 

(e) a person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania (Formerly Tanganyika and Zanzibar), Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Age Limit 

Post Name/ Department 

Age Limit 

MTS and Havaldar in CBN (Department of Revenue)

Candidates must be between the age of 18 to 25 years  (i.e. candidates born not before 02.01.1998 and not later than 01.01.2005) to applying for this post. 

Havaldar in CBIC (Department of Revenue) and a few posts of MTS

Candidates must be between the age of 18 to 27 years  s (i.e. candidates born not before 02.01.1996 and not later than 01.01.2005) to applying for this post.

Relaxation age is also permissible to some special categories, refer to this table to check the relaxation age:-

Category 

Relaxation in Age 

SC/ ST 

5 years

OBC 

3 years

PwBD (Unreserved) 

10 years

PwBD (OBC) 

13 years

PwBD (SC/ ST) 

15 years

Ex-Servicemen (ESM) 

03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on closing date of receipt of online application.

Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof. 

03 years 

Defence Personnel disabled in operation during hostilities with any foreign country or in a disturbed area and released as a consequence thereof (SC/ ST) 

08 years

Central Government Civilian Employees: Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications.

Up to 40 years of age.


Central Government Civilian Employees: Who have rendered not less than 3 years regular and continuous service as on closing date for receipt of online applications. (SC/ ST) 

Up to 45 years of age.


 Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried. 

Up to 35 years of age.

Educational Qualification 

Prior to the deadline, which is February 17, 2023, candidates must have successfully completed the Matriculation Examination or an equivalent exam from a recognised Board.

SSC MTS APPLICATION PROCEDURE 2023

The online application process for the examination is divided into two parts:

I. One-Time Registration

II. Filling out an online examination application

Follow the below-mentioned steps, to complete the application process:-

1. Visit the official website of the SSC.

2. On the homepage, you will get a login tab, if you are already a registered candidate of SSC then login with your login details otherwise click on new registration and fill out the details for successful registration.

3. After the registration, your login details will be sent to your email id, log in with those credentials and go to the apply tab.

4. Go to the Others in the apply tab where you will get a link to apply for “Multi-Tasking (Non-Technical) Staff, and Havaldar (CBIC & CBN) Examination, 2022”. 

5. After clicking on the link, candidates are required to upload the scanned colour passport size photograph (in JPEG format (20 KB to 50 KB). Image dimension of the photograph should be about 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (height)) with the required documents.

6. Now, pay the application fee to complete the application procedure. 

Note: If the registration process is not completed within 14 days of submitting basic information, your data will be deleted from the system.

Application Fee

Category 

Application Fee

General 

INR 100/-

Women/ Scheduled Castes (SC)/ Scheduled Tribes (ST)/ Persons with Disabilities (PwBD)/Ex-servicemen (ESM)

Exempted

Correction Charge 

INR 200/- (for 1st time)

INR 500/- (for 2nd time) 

Note:- Candidates can pay the application fee through BHIM UPI, Net Banking, Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay credit or debit cards, as well as cash payments in SBI branches using as SBI Challan.

SELECTION PROCESS OF SSC MTS 2023

The selection process will consist of a:-

  • Computer Based Examination

The Computer-Based Examination will be conducted billingually and also in 13 regional languages as follows:-

(i) Assamese, 

(ii) Bengali, 

(iii) Gujarati, 

(iv) Kannada, 

(v) Konkani, 

(vi) Malayalam, 

(vii) Manipuri, 

(viii) Marathi, 

(ix) Odia, 

(x) Punjabi, 

(xi) Tamil, 

(xii) Telugu and 

(xiii) Urdu 

  • Physical Efficiency Test (PET)/ Physical Standard Test (PST) (only for the post of Havaldar)

The PET/ PST requirements for the position of havaldar at CBIC and CBN are as follows:

Physical Efficiency Test (PET)

Category 

Walking 

Male

1600 meters in 15 minutes.

Female 

1 Km in 20 minutes

Note:-If a woman candidate's pregnancy is discovered to be 12 weeks or more during testing, she will be temporarily deemed unfit and her candidature will be put on hold until the confinement is over.

Physical Standard Test (PST)

The following physical requirements must be met in order to hold the position of havaldar at CBIC and CBN:

Category 

Height 

Chest 

Weight 

Male

157.5 cms. (relaxable by 5 cms. in the case of Garhwalis, Assamese, Gorkhas and members of Schedule Tribes) 

Chest-81 cms. (fully expanded with minimum expansion of 5 cm)

-

Female 

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

-

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

SSC MTS 2022 EXAMINATION PATTERN

  • The computer-based exam will be administered in two sessions, Session I and Session II, and presence in both sessions is required. The candidate will be eliminated if they do not attempt any sessions.

  • In session 1, each correct answer is worth 3 marks, and there is no negative marking; in session 2, there will be a negative marking of 1 mark for the wrong answer.

  • The detailed examination pattern is tabulated below for the CBE:-

Part 

Subject 

No. of questions 

Maximum Marks 

Time Duration (For all four parts) 

Session 1

1

Numerical and Mathematical Ability

20

60

45 Minutes (60 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribes)

2

Reasoning Ability and Problem-Solving 

20

60

Session 2 

1

General Awareness

25

75

45 Minutes (60 Minutes for candidates eligible for scribes)

2

English Language and Comprehension

25

75

Note: For VH candidates of 40% and above visual disability, there will be no component of Maps/Graphs/Diagrams/Statistical Data in the Paper.

SYLLABUS FOR SSC MTS EXAM 2023

Subject 

Questions will be based on

Numerical and Mathematical Ability

It will include questions on problems relating to Integers and Whole Numbers, LCM and HCF, Decimals and Fractions, Relationship between numbers, Fundamental Arithmetic Operations and BODMAS, Percentage, Ratio and Proportions, Work and Time, Direct and inverse Proportions, Averages, Simple Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Area and Perimeter of Basic Geometric Figures, Distance and Time, Lines and Angles, Interpretation of simple Graphs and Data, Square and Square roots etc.

Reasoning Ability and Problem-Solving

The questions in this part intend to measure the candidates’ general learning ability. The questions will be broadly based on Alpha-Numeric Series, Coding and Decoding, Analogy, Following Directions, Similarities and Differences, Jumbling, Problem Solving and Analysis, Nonverbal Reasoning based on diagrams, age Calculations, Calendar and Clock, etc.

General Awareness

The broad coverage of the test will be on Social Studies (History, Geography, Art and Culture, Civics, Economics), General Science and Environmental studies up to 10th Standard. 

English Language and Comprehension

Candidates' understanding of the basics of the English Language, its vocabulary, grammar, sentence structure, synonyms, antonyms and its correct usage, etc. and to test comprehension, a simple paragraph may be given and question-based on the paragraph to be asked. 

SSC MTS MINIMUM QUALIFYING MARKS 2023

The category-wise minimum qualifying marks in Session-I and as well as in Session-II of Computer Based Examination are as follows:

Category 

Min Qualifying Marks 

Unreserved 

30%

SC/ST 

25%

All other categories 

20%

VACANCY DETAILS OF SSC MTS 2023

Post 

Vacancy 

MTS

10880 (approx.)

Havaldar in CBIC and CBN

529

Note: Vacancy details are tentative, the commission will soon publish the detailed vacancy notice on it’s official website. 

EXAMINATION CENTRES OF SSC MTS 2023 EXAM

Examination Centres/ Code 

SSC Region and States/ UTs under the jurisdiction of the Region 

  • Bhagalpur (3201)

  • Muzaffarpur (3205)

  • Patna (3206) 

  • Purnea (3209)

  • Agra (3001)

  • Bareilly (3005)

  • Gorakhpur (3007) 

  • Jhansi (3008) 

  • Kanpur (3009) 

  • Lucknow (3010)

  • Meerut (3011)

  • Prayagraj (3003) 

  • Varanasi (3013) 

Central Region (CR)/ Bihar and Uttar Pradesh

  • Port Blair (4802)

  • Dhanbad (4206)

  • Jamshedpur (4207)

  • Ranchi(4205)

  • Balasore (Odisha) (4601)

  • Berhampore (Odisha) (4602)

  • Bhubaneswar (4604)

  • Cuttack (4605)

  • Dhenkenal (4611)

  • Rourkela (4610)

  • Sambalpur (4609)

  • Gangtok (4001)

  • Asansol (4417)

  • Burdwan (4404)

  • Durgapur (4426)

  • Kalyani (4419)

  • Kolkata (4410)

  • Siliguri (4415)

Eastern Region (ER)/ Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand, Odisha, Sikkim and West Bengal

  • Kavaratti (9401)

  • Belagavi (9002)

  • Bengaluru (9001)

  • Hubballi (9011)

  • Kalaburagi (Gulbarga) (9005)

  • Mangaluru (9008)

  • Mysuru (9009)

  • Shivamogga (9010)

  • Udupi (9012)

  • Ernakulam (9213)

  • Kannur (9202)

  • Kollam (9210)

  • Kottayam (9205)

  • Kozhikode (9206)

  • Thrissur (9212)

  • Thiruvananthapuram (9211)

Karnataka, Kerala Region (KKR)/ Lakshadweep, Karnataka and Kerala 

  • Bhopal (6001)

  • Gwalior (6005)

  • Indore (6006)

  • Jabalpur (6007)

  • Satna (6014)

  • Sagar (6015)

  • Ujjain (6016)

  • Bilaspur (6202)

  • Raipur (6204)

  • Durg-Bhilai (6205) 

Madhya Pradesh SubRegion (MPR)/ Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh

  • Itanagar (5001)

  • Dibrugarh (5102)

  • Guwahati (Dispur) (5105)

  • Jorhat (5107)

  • Silchar (5111)

  • Churachandpur (5502)

  • Imphal (5501)

  • Ukhrul (5503)

  • Shillong (5401)

  • Aizwal (5701)

  • Dimapur (5301)

  • Kohima (5302)

  • Agartala (5601)

North Eastern Region (NER)/ Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura. 

  • Dehradun (2002)

  • Haldwani (2003)

  • Roorkee (2006)

  • Delhi (2201)

  • Ajmer (2401)

  • Bikaner (2404)

  • Jaipur (2405)

  • Jodhpur (2406)

  • Kota (2407)

  • Udaipur(2409)

  • Sikar (2411)

Northern Region (NR)/ Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand

  • Chandigarh/ Mohali (1601)

  • Ambala (1801)

  • Hamirpur (1202)

  • Shimla (1203)

  • Jammu (1004)

  • Samba (1010)

  • Srinagar (J&K) (1007)

  • Leh (Ladakh) (1005)

  • Amritsar (1404)

  • Jalandhar (1402)

  • Patiala (1403)

North Western Sub-Region (NWR)/ Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh and Punjab 

  • Chirala (8011)

  • Guntur (8001)

  • Kakinada (8009)

  • Kurnool (8003)

  • Nellore (8010)

  • Rajahmundry (8004)

  • Tirupati (8006)

  • Vizianagaram (8012)

  • Vijayawada (8008)

  • Vishakhapatnam (8007)

  • Chennai (8201)

  • Coimbatore (8202)

  • Madurai (8204)

  • Salem (8205)

  • Tiruchirapalli (8206)

  • Tirunelveli (8207)

  • Vellore (8208)

  • Hyderabad (8601)

  • Karimnagar (8604)

  • Warangal (8603) 

Southern Region (SR)/ Andhra Pradesh, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana.

  • Panaji (7801)

  • Ahmedabad (7001)

  • Anand (7011)

  • Gandhinagar (7012)

  • Mehsana (7013)

  • Rajkot (7006)

  • Surat (7007)

  • Vadodara (7002)

  • Amravati (7201)

  • Aurangabad (7202)

  • Jalgaon (7214)

  • Kolhapur (7203)

  • Mumbai (7204)

  • Nagpur (7205)

  • Nanded (7206)

  • Nashik (7207)

  • Pune (7208)

Western Region (WR)/ Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, Goa, Gujarat and Maharashtra

FAQS FOR SSC MTS EXAM 2023

Q. Is there any change in the SSC MTS exam pattern this year?

A. Yes, the SSC has changed the MTS Paper-1 exam pattern. Now, candidates have to answer 90 questions for 270 marks. To check the detailed pattern click here.  


Q. How many vacancies are announced via SSC MTS & Havaldar Exam 2022?

A. 12523 vacancies are announced by the Staff Selection Commission through SSC MTS & Havaldar Exam 2022. Because these vacancy details are tentative, the commission will soon announce the detailed vacancies.


Q. Is the SSC MTS exam hard to clear?

A. SSC MTS 2023 exam is a national-level examination in which questions are totally based on the matriculation level which is not hard to pass. If you have a proper schedule for your studies then there is no one who can stop you to achieve your goal. 


Q. Anyone can appear in the SSC MTS exam 2023?

A. Yes, those who have completed their matriculation and at present, are between 18 to 27 years of age can appear in the examination. For detailed information click here. 


Q. When will the SSC MTS 2023 Exam take place?

A. The Commission has scheduled the MTS 2023 examination for the month of April 2023. 

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