News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 9, 2015

For more information contact:
Andy Cebulla
Director of Investor Relations and Treasurer
952.937.4000

MTS ANNOUNCES DECLARATION OF QUARTERLY DIVIDEND

Eden Prairie, Minn. – February 9, 2015 – MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and position sensors, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.30 per share. The dividend is payable on March 30, 2015 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 16, 2015. This is MTS Systems Corporation's 133rd consecutive quarterly dividend.

About MTS Systems Corporation

MTS Systems Corporation’s testing hardware, software and services solutions help customers accelerate and improve their design, development, and manufacturing processes and are used for determining the mechanical behavior of materials, products, and structures. MTS’ high-performance position sensors provide controls for a variety of industrial and vehicular applications. MTS had 2,180 employees at September 27, 2014 and revenue of $564 million for the fiscal year ended September 27, 2014. Additional information on MTS can be found at http://www.mts.com