SSC MTS Eligibility Criteria 2023
SSC follows a set procedure for all its examinations and therefore it maintains fixed SSC MTS eligibility criteria for the candidates who wish to apply for SSC MTS and Havaldar 2023 recruitment. All the interested candidates are meant to follow the SSC MTS eligibility if they want to apply for the exam.
To apply for the SSC MTS, you must belong to any one of the following categories. The certificate issued to you (where it is required) must be from the Government of India. A candidate must be:
- A Citizen of India
- A subject of Nepal
- A subject of Bhutan
- A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India,
- A person of Indian origin who has migrated from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka, East African countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, Ethiopia and Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
SSC MTS Educational Criteria 2023
To apply for SSC MTS 2023 exam, you must possess the mentioned SSC MTS qualification. You should have passed the Matriculation examination or equivalent as on or before February 17, 2023 in order to apply for the SSC MTS exam 2023. Please note that in case you don’t have a certificate and awaiting results, you are not eligible to apply for the exam. Refer to the table below to understand the SSC MTS qulaifications in detail.
|Post||Educational Qualification (As on February 17, 2023)|
|SSC MTS||Must have passed Matriculation Examination or equivalent from a recognized Board.|
SSC MTS Age Criteria 2023 (As on January 01, 2023)
SSC specifies a certain SSC MTS age criteria as well. You have to fall within the specified SSC MTS age limit as on January 01, 2023 in order to apply for the same. Take a look at the table below for more details on the MTS age limit.
|Post||Age Criteria (As on January 01, 2023)|
|SSC MTS & Havaldar||
SSC MTS Age Relaxation 2023
Apart from the prescribed age criteria for all the candidates, SSC also provides relaxation in age to reserved categories. The SSC MTS upper age limit may vary according to categories. All the details regarding SSC MTS age relaxation have been mentioned below.
|PwD (Unreserved)||10 years|
|PwD (OBC)||13 years|
|PwD (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.||3 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)||8 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.||Upto 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)||Upto 45 years of age|
|Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried||Upto 35 years of age|
|Widows/ Divorced Women/ Women judicially separated and who are not remarried (SC/ ST)||Upto 40 years of age|