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DRDO MTS Exam Date 2020: The defence research and development organization (DRDO) has postponed the exam date for Computer Based Test (CBT) Exam due to COVID-19 prevention. DRDO will release the new dates depending on the prevailing condition of COVID-19 and the guidelines of the government. The DRDO had released 1817 vacancies for the recruitment of Multi Tasking Staff (MTS) in various offices across the country @drdo.gov.in in. The DRDO is one of the prestigious organizations of India, under the Ministry of Defence. Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS) one of the posts, comes under General Central Service Group ‘C’, Non-Gazetted, Ministerial post within the Pay Matrix Level-1 (Rs 18000-56900) as per 7th CPC. All the aspirants who have applied for the DRDO CEPTEM MTS Recruitment can check the DRDO MTS Exam Dates, Pattern, selection process etc in the post below.

DRDO MTS Exam Date

DRDO MTS Exam 2019-20 has been postponed till further notice due to the impact of COVID-19 in the country. Thousands of candidates have applied for 1817 vacancies of Multi Tasking Staff through the recruitment window opened from 23rd December 2020 to 21st January 2021. The selection will be done through Tier–I & Tier-II exam which will be Computer Based Tests (CBT). Tier I will be the screening round while Tier II will be considered for selecting the eligible candidates. Bookmark this page, to get notified when the DRDO MTS Exam Dates are out.

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DRDO MTS Exam Date 2020

The revised examination date for the DRDO MTS Exam will be published on the website by the officials.

DRDO CEPTAM Exam Date 2020

Organization Name

Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)

Post Name

Multi-Tasking Staff (MTS)

Advt. No. DRDO ENTRY TEST: 2019-20/MTS

No Of Vacancies


Application Starts Date

23rd December 2019, 10 AM

Application Last Date

23rd January 2021, 5 PM

DRDO CEPTAM Exam Date 2020

To Be Released

DRDO MTS Admit Card

Will be updated soon

Official Notification for Exam date

DRDO MTS Exam Date 2020

Selection Process

Computer Based Test comprising of Tier I and Tier II

Official Site


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The DRDO CEPTAM MTS 2020 will be held just when the Exam is out. The DRDO MTS Admit Card will have the following details:

Post name Postcode
Reference number Seat number
Subject Name of candidate
Address of communication Category & sub-category
Nature of exam Application number
Exam time Exam venue
Reporting time Exam date

DRDO MTS Selection Process

The DRDO MTS Exam 2020 will be conducted in two tiers.

  1. Computer Based Test (CBT), For Screening Purpose
  2. CBT (Final Selection)

Tier I will be used for the screening of ineligible candidates to appear in stage II. There will be normalization of marks in DRDO MTS Tier I (CBT).
The marks secured by the candidates in Tier-II will be taken into consideration for the final selection or for the merit purpose. DRDO MTS Tier I and Tier II will be computer-based and will comprise of Objective Questions.

DRDO MTS Exam Pattern

The Exam Pattern of DRDO MTS is very different from the SSC MTS Exam. The selection process for DRDO MTS Exam will consist of Tier–I and Tier-II. Both the Tiers will be of 100 marks and 90 minutes each as described below.

Tier Mode of
Subjects No. of
Duration of
Tier 1 CBT (Screening) General Intelligence &
Reasoning Ability
35 35 90 Minutes
General Awareness 30 30
Quantitative Aptitude &
Numerical Ability
35 35
Total 100 100
Tier 2 CBT (Final
General Science 40 40 90 Minutes
General Math 40 40
General English 20 20
Total 100 100

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Marking Scheme For DRDO MTS Exam 2020

  1. The Score of Tier-I (CBT) may be normalized as per requirement.
  2. DRDO MTS Tier-I and Tier-II will consist of objective type multiple choice questions (MCQ’s) only.
  3. There will be no negative marking for the wrong answers.
  4. The medium for the examination will be Hindi and English.
  5. Tier-1examination is for screening purpose and merit list and final selection will be made on the basis of the performance of the candidates in Tier-II.

Qualifying Marks For DRDO MTS Exam 2020

The Minimum Qualifying Marks for Tier-1 (CBT) is given below as per the category of the candidates.

  • General/ESM/OBC Candidates: 40%
  • SC/ST Candidates: 35%

On the basis of the Tier-1 (CBT) exam merit list, candidates will be shortlisted for appearing in Tier-2 (CBT) in the ratio of 1:10, i.e., Number of vacancies: Number of shortlisted candidates. However, candidates must remember that this ratio may increase or decrease depending upon organizational requirements.

DRDO MTS Syllabus: Tier I & Tier II

After going through the DRDO MTS CEPTAM 2020 Latest Exam Pattern, candidates need to start preparing for the exam in detail. Below are the subjects from which the questions will be asked in DRDO MTS CEPTAM 2020 Tier-1 Exam:

General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability

Verbal: Number & Alphabetical Series, Odd one Out, Directions Sense, Words order according to the dictionary, Blood relations, Venn Diagram.
Non-verbal: Paper Folding & Cutting, Mirror Image, Embedded or Complete the Image, Counting Figure.

General Awareness

Questions will be based on the candidate’s knowledge of current events and of matters of everyday observation and experience in their scientific aspects as may be expected of an educated person.
The test will also include questions relating to India and its Neighboring Countries especially pertaining to Sports, History, Culture, Geography, Economic scene, General Polity including Indian Constitution, and Scientific Research, etc.

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Quantitative Aptitude & Numerical Ability

Number Systems, Decimals and Fractions, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion, Averages, Simple & Compound Interest, Profit and Loss, Discount, Geometry, Time, Speed and Distance, Time and Work, Data Interpretation, Partnership.

General Science

Questions will be based on everyday science will be asked. Latest inventions in Science and Technology, Elements and Compounds, Acids, Bases, Salts, Petroleum Products, Fertilizers, Pesticides, Nature of Universe – General Scientific Laws – Mechanics – Properties of Matter, Force, Motion and Energy, Light, Sound, Environment and Ecology etc.

General English

Comprehension, Fill in the blanks, Synonyms, and Antonyms, Idioms, and Provers, Spelling/detecting misspelled words, Active and Passive Voice, Direct and Indirect Speech, Improvement of sentences, One-word substitution.

General Maths

The topics for maths will be same as given above. However, the level of questions that will be asked in the DRDO MTS Tier II Exam will be a bit higher.

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DRDO MTS Exam Date: FAQ’s

Q. What is the full form of DRDO?

Ans The full form of DRDO is ‘Defence Research and Development Organization’. Its Headquartered in New Delhi, India.

Q. When will the Admit Card for DRDO MTS Exam 2020 release?

Ans. The Admit Card release date for DRDO MTS Exam will be announced after the exam dates are out.

Q. Where can I download DRDO MTS Admit Card from?

Ans  You will be able to download the DRDO MTS Admit Card from the official site @drdo.gov.in. The direct link to download the admit card will be made available on this site as well.

Q. What is the exam pattern for DRDO Exam?

Ans The DRDO MTS Exam 2020 will be conducted in two tiers: ||Tier I  Computer Based Test (Screening Purpose) | Tier II (Final Selection) ||

Q. Will there negative marking in DRDO MTS Exam?

Ans No, there will not be negative marking for the wrong answer.

Q. What is the exam date for the DRDO MTS Tier exam?

Ans. The DRDO MTS Exam Date will be released soon. At present, no official date has been announced by DRDO.


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