SSC MTS Frequently Asked Questions: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) is an organization under Government of India to recruit staff for various posts in the various Ministries and Departments of the Government of India and in Subordinate Offices. Staff Selection Commission has been responsible for recruiting Indian to Group B governmental posts, Group C technical posts, and more. Applying for these job postings has been made incredibly easy by the SSC. You don’t have to stand in a queue for the application forms or to submit your documents. The whole procedure can be done online from start to finish.
Staff Selection Commission announcing the notification for Multi-Tasking Staff (Non-Technical) Exam in different states and union territories at the official portal. Every year, lakhs of applicants appeared in SSC MTS Exam. Exam will be held on 16th, 30th April and 7th May 2017. This article is about the frequently asked questions regarding the upcoming SSC MTS Exam 2017.
Frequently Asked Questions: SSC MTS 2017
SSC MTS online application registrations are now open, many of you might have questions such as – am I eligible or not?To help such people, we have compiled the answers for some of your top Frequently asked questions about applying for the post of SSC multi tasking staff.
Q 1: What is the minimum educational qualifications for SSC MTS 2017 exam?
A: You should have passed matriculation examination (std. 10th class) inorder to become eligible for this multi tasking staff.
Note: This is just a minimum qualification & candidates who have completed degree (UG or PG) are also allowed to apply.
Q 2: What is the age limit for applicants? Are there any relaxations?
A: Candidates should be between 18 – 25 years of age, as on August 1, 2017.
- OBC category, the maximum age is 31 yrs &
- SC/ ST: 33 years
Persons with Disabilities (PWD) get an extension on maximum age by 10 yrs (GEN), 13 years (OBC) & 15 years (SC/ST)
Note: The date of birth should be exactly same as recorded in your matriculation/ secondary examination.If there is any mismatch, it will not be accepted by SSC.
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Q 3: I am a widow/ divorced woman.Is there any special concession in age?
A: Women who are widows or divorced & have not re-married can apply for this multi tasking staff exam upto the age of 35 years (general), 38 yrs (OBC) & 40 yrs (SC/ST)
Q 4: I have only 40% in degree.Am I eligible for SSC MTS 2017 recruitment?
A: Yes, you have completed degree after school matriculation exam.So you are eligible to apply & there is no minimum percent required in degree (pass is enough).
For applicants from SC/ST/PWD category, pass in degree is enough.No percentage condition exists for them.
Q 5: I am currently doing my final semester/ I am waiting for final yr results. Can I apply?
A: Yes, you can apply if you had completed/ passed std.10th exams.
Q 6: Should i know the local language of the state that i am applying for?
A: Not required.
Q 7: There are less/ no vacancies in my state.Can I apply for any other state?
A: Yes, you can apply for vacancies in any state.But make sure to input your order of state preferences in the online application form.
Q 8: How many vacancies are available & 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.
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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. Xth. Therefore, graduates with BSc/ MSc/ BE/ BTech/ MBA/ MCA/ BCom/ MCom etc., degree are absolutely eligible to apply.
Here we conclude our article on SSC MTS Frequently Asked Questions. Candidates who will be appearing for SSC MTS can go through the above mock test series to maximize your score.