SSC reschedules the recruitment examination for Eastern Region


Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has rescheduled the recruitment examination for Multi-Tasking Staff (Non-Technical) Staff exam 2016 for eastern region. The examination which was booked for 16, 30 April 2017 and 7 May 2017 will now be held on 30 April 2017, 28 May 2017 and 14,11 June 2017. Candidates who have registered for the exam should now prepare for it, accordingly. For different zones/regions no change in exam date has been notified yet.

The ongoing SSC exam is held for recruitment to MTS post, a General Central Service Group “C” Non-Gazetted, Non-Ministerial post in different Central Government Ministries/Departments/Offices, in different States/Union Territories.

Aside from Eastern area, the SSC MTS examination will held on 16 and 30 April and 7 May 2017. The Commission had invited applications from matriculates through online mode.

The examination will comprise of objective type paper. The question paper will comprise of questions from General Intelligence and Reasoning (25 marks), Numerical Aptitude (25 marks), General English (50 marks) and General Awareness (50 marks). Applicants will be permitted 2 hours for the exam (2 hours 40 minutes for Visually Handicapped/Cerebral Palsy candidates).

Applicants shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the examination will be required to show up for a descriptive type qualifying paper for testing basic language abilities. The date of descriptive paper will be intimated in due course.

The descriptive paper will consist of Short Essay/Letter in English or any language included in the 8th schedule of the Constitution and will convey a total of 50 marks. Applicants will be permitted 30 minutes for the exam. The descriptive paper will be of qualifying nature.