Organisation : Maharashtra Postal Circle
Announcement : Download Admit Card
Designation : Multi Tasking Staff (MTS)
Reference Number : Notification No. : Rectt/2-8/MTS/DR/2014
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Direct Recruitment Examination for MTS to be held on 03.05.2015
“The candidates who have registered for MTS exam can download Admit Cards from website dopmah.in. Open the Application Form Tab and click on “Click on Login” and download the same by using your Registration Number and Password”.
Pattern and syllabus for the examination:
The candidates shall be subjected to an Aptitude Test of the level of Matriculation covering the following subjects/topics.
Total Marks – 100
Revised Syllabus for Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) for Direct Recruitment Examination from open market:
Part A – General Knowledge (25 marks with 25 questions of 1 mark each)
Topics: Indian Geography, Freedom Struggle, Culture & Sports, General Polity & Constitution of India, Indian Economy, General Science, Current Affairs and Reasoning & Analytical ability of 10th Standard. (Examiner may set 2 to 3 questions from each topic)
Part B – Mathematics (25 marks with 25 questions of 1 mark each)
Topics: Number Systems, Decimals & Fractions, Percentages, Ratio & Proportion, Profit & Loss, Simple Intrest, Average, Discount, Partnership, Time & Work and Time & Distance. (Examiner may set 1 to 2 questions from each topic)
Part C (i) – English (25 marks with 25 questions of 1 mark each)
Topics: Articles, Prepositions, Conjunctions, tenses, verbs, synonyms & antonyms, vocabulary, sentence structure, Proverbs, Phrases and questions from a small unseen passage. (Examiner may set 5 questions from one unseen passage and 1 to 2 questions from each topics)
Part C (ii) – Regional Language (25 marks with 25 questions of 1 mark each)
Topics (for Hindi): Mishr & Sanyukt Vakya, Vakyo ka Rupantaran, Swar Sandhi, Alankar, Muhavare & Lokoktiyan, Ashudh Vakya Shodhan, Apathit Gadyansh. (Examiner may set five questions from one apathit Gadyansh and 2 to 3 questions from remaining topics). These topics shall be replicated in Regional Languages.
(i) The questions on General Knowledge and mathematics will also be supplied in the Regional Languages i.e. Marathi/Konkani in addition to English Language.
(ii) The time allowed for answering 100 questions will be 120 minutes.
(iii) Part C (ii) will be in Marathi for candidates from Maharashtra and in Konkani or Marathi for candidates from Goa State.
(iv) One Blank page will be kept at the end of Question Paper Booklet for rough work by the candidates.
(v) Qualifying Marks :-
(a) Parts A and B – Minimum 10 marks for OC, 08 marks for SC/ST and 9 marks for OBC candidates in each part.
(b) Part C (Two segments ) – Minimum 10 marks for OC, 8 marks for SC/ST and 9 marks for OBC candidates in each segment.
(c ) 40% marks for OC, 33 marks for SC/ST and 37 marks for OBC candidates in aggregate.
(vi) Selection will be made on the basis of merit position in the Aptitude test for Maharashtra circle (Maharashtra State & Goa State) as a whole.
(i) Examination will be conducted in 26 locations.
(ii) Applicant is required to indicate two preferences for examination centre.
(iii) Applicants are clearly informed that the allotment of Examination Centre/City is the prerogative of the Department and any request received for change in examination centre/venue will not be permitted under any circumstances. Examination Centre will be allotted as per the preferences given by the applicant. However depending upon volume of the candidates, the candidates will be allotted to other locations also.
(iv) The Department reserves the right to cancel any Centre and ask the candidates of that centre to appear from another centre. Department also reserves the right to divert candidates of any centre to some other Centre to take the examination.
The Selection will be made on the basis of Merit list for MTS in the Aptitude test for Maharashtra circle (Maharashtra State & Goa State) as a whole. The allotment of selected candidates will be made as per their choice/ preferences of the Divisions (POSTAL/RMS/UNITS) & Merit Position. The applicants who do not mention preference of any divisions or in case of non availability of vacancies in the preferred Divisions, the applicant will be allotted to any other division where vacancy available, after allotment of candidate who have made clear option for the Divisions. The request of the selected candidates for change of allotment to the particular division will not be considered under any circumstances later on.
(a) If two or more candidates secure equal marks in Aptitude Test and they are standing in the last position in the merit list, then the candidate senior in Age will be considered for selection.
(b) If two or more candidates secure equal marks in Aptitude Test and they are standing in the last position in the merit list & their ages are also the same, then candidates who secured higher percentage in the matriculation will be considered for selection.