SSC MTS Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021: Download PDF in Hindi and English

By Parnab Mallick|Updated : February 11th, 2021

SSC MTS Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021: To help pre-plan your strategies, we are providing you with topic-wise SSC MTS syllabus and exam pattern for effective preparation. In the article, you'll get to know SSC Multitasking Staff Paper 1 (Tier 1) syllabus of General Intelligence & Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, General Awareness, English Language. Moreover, you can download SSC MTS syllabus PDF in Hindi & English at the end of the post. 
The SSC MTS Paper I/ Tier 1 will be held from July 01, 2021, to July 20, 2021, and the result will be announced in August 2021, tentatively. With just a few months left for the SSC MTS exam, it is high time for you started your exam preparations. You are advised to prepare for the SSC MTS 2021 exam in accordance with the official syllabus and exam pattern.  

SSC MTS Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021: To help pre-plan your strategies, we are providing you with topic-wise SSC MTS syllabus and exam pattern for effective preparation. In the article, you'll get to know SSC Multitasking Staff Paper 1 (Tier 1) syllabus of General Intelligence & Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, General Awareness, English Language. Moreover, you can download SSC MTS syllabus PDF in Hindi & English at the end of the post. 
The SSC MTS Paper I/ Tier 1 will be held from July 01, 2021, to July 20, 2021, and the result will be announced in August 2021, tentatively. With just a few months left for the SSC MTS exam, it is high time for you started your exam preparations. You are advised to prepare for the SSC MTS 2021 exam in accordance with the official syllabus and exam pattern.  

SSC MTS Exam Pattern 2021: Highlights

The SSC MTS Exam involves 2 stages which are Tier 1 and Tier 2. The below graph highlights the type, mode and duration of these stages:

SSC MTS 2021 Exam Pattern: Tier 1/ Paper 1

Tier 1 is an objective type which comprises of 100 questions from 4 different sections which are General English, General Intelligence and Reasoning, Numerical Aptitude, and General Awareness. Normal candidates get a total of 1.5 hours whereas PwD candidates get 2 hours to solve the complete paper. The board will use normalized scores to determine merit in Tier 1. Candidates will be awarded 1 mark for each correct answer and 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer. To help you understand the Paper 1/ Tier 1 scheme better, we have formulated the pattern in the form of the table which is given below:

SSC MTS Tier 1 Exam Pattern

Subject

No. Of Questions

Maximum Marks

Total Duration/ Timing for General candidates

General Intelligence & Reasoning

25

25

 

90 minutes (for normal candidates)

120 minutes (for PwD) candidates

 

Numerical Aptitude

25

25

General English

25

25

General Awareness

25

25

Overall Questions/ Marks

100

100

SSC MTS 2021 Formula to Calculate Tier 1 Marks

The board uses the following formula to calculate the marks of candidates in Tier 1:

Total Score = (Total number of correct answers*1) – (Total number of incorrect*0.25)

SSC MTS 2021 Exam Pattern: Tier 2/ Paper 2

Based on the performance in Tier 1 of SSC MTS Exam, candidates will be shortlisted for Tier 2. The Tier 2 is a descriptive paper which is qualifying in nature. For unreserved category, the qualifying marks in Tier 2/ Paper 2 is 40 per cent while for reserved category (SC/ ST/ OBC), it is 35 per cent.
The marks scored by candidates in Tier 2/ Paper 2 will be used to decide merit in case where more than one candidate score equal normalized marks in Tier 1/ Paper 1. The table mentioned below highlights the pattern of Tier 2/ Paper 2 of SSC MTS 2021 Exam:

SSC MTS Tier 2 Exam Pattern

Subject

Number of questions

Total Duration

Short Essay/Letter in English or any language included in the 8th Schedule of the Constitution 

 1-2

30 minutes (For normal candidates)

40 minutes (For PwD candidates)

SSC MTS 2021 Tier 2/ Paper 2: Language Code

Language

Code

Hindi

01

English

02

Assamese

03

Bengali

04

Bodo

05

Dogri

06

Gujarati

07

Kannada

08

Kashmiri

09

Konkani

10

Maithili

11

Malayalam

12

Manipuri (also Meitei or Meithei)

13

Marathi

14

Nepali

15

Oriya

16

Punjabi

17

Sanskrit

18

Santhali

19

Sindhi

20

Tamil

21

Telugu

22

Urdu

23

SSC MTS 2021 Syllabus: Subject-wise

As mentioned earlier, SSC MTS Tier 1/ Paper I is objective type with questions from 4 different topics. We have provided the complete subject-wise syllabus of SSC MTS Tier 1 Exam in the table below:   

Subject(s)

Topics

 

 

 

 

 

SSC MTS 2021 Reasoning Syllabus

  • Analogy
  • Classification
  • Judgement
  • Similarities and Differences
  • Decision-making
  • Visual memory
  • Discriminating observation
  • Relationship concepts
  • Missing Number
  • Matrix
  • Word Formation
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Simplification
  • Arrangement of words
  • Blood Relation
  • Distance & Direction
  • Number/Word Series
  • Non-Verbal (Paper Cutting & Folding, Mirror & Water Image, Embedded figures, Figure Completion, Counting)
  • Embedded figures, Figure Completion, Counting of the figure)
  • Verbal (Statement Conclusion, Assertion & Reason,
  • Statement & Inference, Arguments)
  • Miscellaneous

SSC MTS 2021 Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus

 

  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Percentage
  • HCF & LCM
  • SI & CI
  • Profit, Loss & Discount
  • Time & Work
  • Time, Distance & Speed
  • Average
  • Problem on ages
  • Number System
  • Number Series
  • Data Interpretation
  • Mensuration
  • Geometry
  • Mixture & Alligation
  • Trigonometry
  • Computation of
  • Whole Numbers
  • Decimals and Fractions and relationship
  • between Numbers
  • Fundamental arithmetical operations
  • Miscellaneous

SSC MTS 2021 English Syllabus

 

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Error Spotting
  • Sentence Correction
  • Synonym & Antonym
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • One Word Substitution
  • Spelling Error
  • Others

SSC MTS 2021 General Awareness Syllabus

  • History
  • Geography
  • Polity
  • Economics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Computer
  • Current Affairs
  • Static GK (Imp. Dates, Sports, Awards, Schemes, Books & Authors etc.) 

SSC MTS 2021 Syllabus: Topic-wise Weightage

Based on the previous year question paper analysis we have collated the topic-wise number of questions from different subjects. This topic-wise analysis will help you to get a fair conception on the important topics and their weightage.

SSC MTS 2021 General Intelligence and Reasoning Topic-wise Weightage

The topic-wise analysis for General Intelligence and Reasoning section is tabulated below:

General Intelligence and Reasoning Topics

Number of Questions

Coding-Decoding

1 to 2

Word Formation

1 to 2

Matrix

1

Classification

3 to 4

Analogy

3 to 4

Arranging of Words in a Meaningful Manner

1 to 2

Direction Distances

0 to 1

Blood Relation

1 to 2

Series

4 to 6

Missing Number

2 to 3

Puzzle

2 to 4

Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning

5 to 6

Venn Diagram

1 to 2

SSC MTS 2021 Numerical Aptitude Topic-wise Weightage

The below table highlights the number of questions of different topics from Numerical Aptitude section:

Numerical Aptitude Topics

Number of Questions

Compound and Simple Interest

1 to 2

Simplification

1 to 2

Percentage

1 to 2

Ratio and Proportion

1 to 2

Problem on Age

0 to 1

Speed, Distance and Time

2 to 3

Average

1 to 2

Profit and Loss

5 to 7

Number System

0 to 1

Number Series

0 to 1

Mensuration

2 to 3

Trigonometry

0 to 1

Algebra

1 to 2

Geometry

0 to 1

Mixture Problem

0 to 1

Time and Work

1 to 3

Data Interpretation

2 to 3

SSC MTS 2021 General English Topic-wise Weightage

We have provided the topic-wise number of questions of different topics of General English section in the below table:

General English Topics

Number of Questions

Fill in the Blanks

2 to 3

Reading Comprehension

5 (1 passage)

Spellings

2 to 3

Idioms and Phrases

3 to 4

Synonyms/ Antonyms

2 to 3

Sentence Correction

4

One-word Substitution

2 to 3

Spotting Error

3

SSC MTS 2021 General Awareness Topic-wise Weightage

The below-mentioned table enlists the number of questions topic-wise questions from General Awareness section:

General Awareness Topics

Number of Questions

Current Affairs

9 to 11

Static General Knowledge

9 to 11

Miscellaneous

5

 

SSC MTS 2021 Selection Process

Step 1: Candidates will be shortlisted for the Paper 2/ Tier 2 on the basis of their performance in Paper 1/ Tier 1.

Step 2: As stated earlier, Paper 2 will only be qualifying in nature. Candidates for each State/ Union Territory (UT) will be finally selected based on their performance in Paper 1/ Tier 1, subject to their meeting basic qualifying standards fixed in Paper 2/ Tier 2. Candidates will be posted in different States/ UT as per the vacancies available and preference of the candidate. The table below highlights the name of States/ UT and their codes:

State/UT

Code

Chandigarh

A

Jammu & Kashmir

B

Haryana

C

Himachal Pradesh

D

Punjab

E

Delhi

F

Rajasthan

G

Uttarakhand

H

Bihar

I

Uttar Pradesh

J

Jharkhand

K

Odisha

L

West Bengal

M

A&N Islands

N

Sikkim

O

Arunachal Pradesh

P

Assam

Q

Manipur

R

Meghalaya

S

Mizoram

T

Nagaland

U

Tripura

V

Chhattisgarh

W

Madhya Pradesh

Y

Daman, Diu and Goa

Z

Gujarat Dadra & Nagar Haveli

1

Maharashtra

2

Andhra Pradesh

3

Telangana

4

Puducherry & Tamilnadu

5

Karnataka

6

Kerala

7

Lakshadweep Islands

8

Resolution of tie cases: If more than one candidate secure equal aggregate marks in Tier 1 and Tier 2, then in that case tie will be resolved by applying the following methods:

  • Total marks in Tier 2/ Paper 2
  • Based on Date of birth i.e., the candidate older candidate gets preference
  • Alphabetical order of the names

Step 3: Selected candidates will be called for Document Verification (DV)

SSC MTS 2021 Best Books

The below table enumerates the important books which will help you to ace your SSC MTS 2021 Exam:

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Anshika Jangid
Sir trigonometry algebra toh nhi aata shayad mts me ....ssc ke official notification me mentioned tha kya ??
Rukhsar Bano

Rukhsar BanoFeb 13, 2021

Thnku so much
S P Singh

S P SinghFeb 22, 2021

Pwd category ka  cut off kitna ja skta h mts ka
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Naga RaniFeb 27, 2021

Thank you grade up !!!
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Bindu DurgaMar 26, 2021

Sir what is the payment for Mrs course
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AbhijithApr 18, 2021

Trigonometry algebra and geometry there for mts ?
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