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SSC MTS Paper-2 2019 on 24th Nov: Descriptive Paper to be held in 23 Languages|Check Details Here

SSC MTS Paper-2 2019 on 24th Nov: SSC MTS Paper-2 2019 Exam has been postponed from 17th Nov 2019 to 24th Nov 2019. Candidates can attempt the SSC MTS Paper-2 2019 Descriptive Paper in 23 Languages. Let’s have a look at the SSC MTS Paper-2 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus in detail.

Nov 13, 2019 11:07 IST
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SSC MTS Paper-2 Postponed to 24th Nov 2019: Descriptive Paper to be held in 23 Languages
SSC MTS Paper-2 Postponed to 24th Nov 2019: Descriptive Paper to be held in 23 Languages

SSC MTS Paper-2 2019 Descriptive Paper has been postponed from 17th Nov 2019 to 24th Nov 2019 due to administrative reasons as per the latest notification released by Staff Selection Commission (SSC). SSC will release the result of MTS Paper-1 2019 Online Exam on 5th November 2019. More than 19 Lakhs candidates appeared for SSC MTS Paper-1 2019 Exam held online from 2nd August 2019 to 22nd August 2019. For Srinagar Candidates the exam was conducted on 27th September 2019 at Jammu.

Check SSC MTS Paper-1 2019 Result & Cut-Off

SSC MTS Paper-2 2019 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

SSC MTS 2019 Paper-2 will be set in Hindi, English and in other languages mentioned in the VIII Schedule of the Constitution, to test basic language skills commensurate with the educational qualification prescribed for the post. Candidates will be required to write one short essay/ letter. The section-wise details of the exam are shown in the table given below:

Dates of SSC MTS 2019 Descriptive Paper (Paper-II)

Max Marks

Exam Duration

24th November 2019 (Revised)

50

30 minutes (40 minutes for the

candidates eligible for scribes)

Click here to know the Latest Exam Pattern and Syllabus of SSC MTS 2019 Exam

Note:

  • Candidates will be shortlisted for appearing in Paper-2 on the basis of their performance in Paper-1. Normalized scores of the candidates will be used to determine merit in Paper-1.
  • Paper-2 will be qualifying in nature. Qualifying marks in Paper-II will be 40% for unreserved category and 35% for all reserved category candidates. However, marks scored by the candidates in Paper-2 will be used to decide merit in case more than one candidate score equal normalized marks in Paper-1.

Click here to know the SSC MTS 2019 Eligibility Criteria

SSC MTS Paper-2 2019 Descriptive Paper 23 Languages

As mentioned above Paper-2 will be a descriptive Paper of 50 Marks. Let’s look at the syllabus of Paper-2 exam:

Important Descriptive Paper Topics

(Hindi/ English/ Other languages)

Total Marks and Duration

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

50

(30 Minutes)

LANGUAGES FOR SSC MTS PAPER-2

S. No.

Language

Code

1

Hindi

01

2

English

02

3

Assamese

03

4

Bengali

04

5

Bodo

05

6

Dogri

06

7

Gujarati

07

8

Kannada

08

9

Kashmiri

09

10

Konkani

10

11

Maithili

11

12

Malayalam

12

13

Manipuri (also Meitei or Meithei)

13

14

Marathi

14

15

Nepali

15

16

Oriya

16

17

Punjabi

17

18

Sanskrit

18

19

Santhali

19

20

Sindhi

20

21

Tamil

21

22

Telugu

22

23

Urdu

23

Check Books for SSC MTS Paper - 2

Based on the performance in Paper-1 and scoring the cut-off marks in Paper-2, candidates will be shortlisted for appearing in the Document Verification to check their eligibility as per the information given by them in the online Application Form. The eligible candidates whose documents are found in order will be considered for final selection.

Final Result: As the vacancies for MTS are in two age groups i.e. (i) 18 to 25 years and (ii) 18 to 27 years, in the final result, there will be separate age group-wise, State/ UT-wise and category-wise cut-offs. For the candidates who are eligible for both the age-groups, vacancies will first be filled in the age-group of 18-25 years.

Click here to know SSC MTS Region-wise Previous Year Cut-Off Marks

Final Selection: Final selection and allocation of States/ UTs will be made on the basis of performance of the candidates in Paper-1, the preference of States/ UTs given by them in the online Application Form and the age-group of the candidates. Normalized scores of the candidates in Paper-1 will be used to determine merit and the candidates will only be considered against the vacancies of States/ UTs for which they have given their preference in the online Application Form.

SSC MTS 2019 Final Selection under 2 Age Groups

Resolution of tie cases: In cases where more than one candidate secure the equal aggregate marks, tie will be resolved by applying the following methods one after another:

  • Total marks in Paper-2.
  • Date of birth i.e. the candidate older in age gets preference.
  • Alphabetical order of the names.

After going through the above mentioned detailed syllabus of SSC MTS Paper-2 2019 Exam, the next step is to start practicing for the Descriptive Paper in the medium of language chosen by the candidate while filling the application form. Start your preparation by practicing important essay and letter writing topics for descriptive paper. Regular practice will help in achieving accuracy and high score in the exam.

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