DSSSB or Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board has declared vacancies for PGT Posts. DSSSB has declared a total of 710 PGT or Post Graduate Teacher vacancies. DSSSB is a huge opportunity for those students who are looking to forward their career in the teaching line. The vacancies were announced for various subjects like Biology, Chemistry, Commerce, English, etc.
Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board has announced the online application date and candidates applied online from 14th January 2021 to 13th February 2021. Candidates can apply online for this examination on the official website of DSSSB. Firstly they have to register themselves on the official website. After their registration, they can log in and filled all the details like address, category, etc. Candidates are advised to please check the table below to know more information about the DSSSB PGT notification Dates.
DSSSB PGT Exam Events
Starting for Online Application
Deadline for online Application
25th June to 11th July 2021
DSSSB PGT Admit Card Date
DSSSB PGT Result
Candidates who want to apply for this post should have to meet the eligibility criteria. There is a total of three eligibility criteria. Frist is an age limit, the second is an educational qualification and the third is Citizenship. Candidates should clear all three criteria for appearing in the DSSSB PGT exam.
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For the examination, the age limit is an important eligibility criterion. There is two different age limit for two different posts. There is also has age relaxation for SC/ST/OBC/PWD and Departmental candidates, Ex-Servicemen Group B, C, Disabled Defence Services, Widow/divorced women/judicially separated and who are not married. All the age group has been mentioned below.
Below 36 yeras
Educational and Vocational Guidance Counselor
Below 30 years
The age relaxations shall be as follows:
PWD + OBC
Upto 05 years
Ex-Servicemen Group B & C (Non- Gazetted)
Period of Military service plus 3 years
Disabled Defence Services Personnel (Group C)
45 years (50 years of SC/ST 48 years for OBC)
Widows/divorced/women judicially separeted and who are not married (for group C posts)
Up to the age of 35 years (up to 40 years for SC/ST & 38 for OBC)
• According to DSSSB, for the PGT post candidate should have a Master’s Degree in the main subject from any recognized University.
• The candidate should also have a Degree/Diploma in training/Education.
• If the candidate has a Ph.D. Degree in the main subject from a recognized University or an Institution, in that candidates, have relaxation on this term.
• Appling for this post the B.Ed/B.T qualification has been mandatory.
• Appling in the post of Educational and Vocational Guidance Counselor candidates should have a Master’s Degree in Psychology from a recognized University or applicants at least must have a Diploma in guidance & counseling from a recognized University or Institution.
For applying in this post the candidates must be a citizen of India. They have identity and nationality proof as well. Because without the proofs they could not apply in this exam.
DSSSB PGT Examination conducts in two stages or two-tier. The first round or tier is called the General/Technical round. The syllabus of Tier one has been divided into two sections. Section A and B. The syllabus of DSSSB PGT Tier I is mention below.
General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability
Arithmetical & Numerical Ability
Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning.
Simplification & Decimals,
Analogies & Similarities
Current Events -National & International Events.
Differences & Space Visualization
History & Polity Constitution.
Problem-Solving & Analysis judgment
Sports Art & Culture.
Simple & Compound Interest.
Decision Making &
Geography, Economics & Everyday Science.
Mensuration, Time & Work.
Synonyms & Antonyms.
Relationship Concepts &
Time & Distance.
Usage of Words etc.
Verbal and Figure Classification &
National & International Organizations.
Tables & Graphs.
Section A has been made up with the topics of General Awareness, Knowledge of current affairs with matters of everyday observation, General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability, Arithmetical & Numerical Ability, Hindi Languages & Comprehension, and English Language & Comprehension. Section B has been made with the post-specific and subject-related questions. Candidates should have the proper knowledge about the post and also about the subject which they are set as their main subject.
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DSSSB PGT Tier II syllabus is also divided into two parts.
General Intelligence & reasoning ability (higher level)
Quantitative Aptitude (higher level)
General Awareness ( Administrative set up and Governance in NCT of Delhi)
English Language & comprehension (higher level)
Part One is made up with MCQ/Objective type questions based on the topics of General Intelligence & reasoning ability (higher level), Quantitative Aptitude (higher level), General Awareness ( Administrative set up and Governance in NCT of Delhi), English Language & comprehension (higher level). Part two is made up of Descriptive Questions. Candidates must have to clear all the tiers with good pass marks.
The Exam is held in two stages or two-tier. Tier I is also divided into two sections. In Section One there are MCQ questions of 100 marks and in Section Two there are also MCQ questions of 200 marks. Candidates should remember that there is negative marking applicable. That means if a candidate made a wrong answer then 0.25 marks will be deducted from the correct answers marks. DSSSB notified that the Tier I exam shall use only for shortlisting purposes and the Tier-II exam only for the selection process. The candidate should have to get qualifying marks for the selection process. General candidates, have to score 40% in both tiers, for OBC candidates they have to score 35%, and SC/ST/PH(PWD) candidates have to score 30% to pass out in the examination. Ex-servicemen will get 5% relaxation in their passing marks.
No. of Questions
General Intelligence & Reasoning
Arthmetical & Numerical Ability
English Language Test
Hindi Language Test
Pertaining to Post Graduation Qualification
Teaching Methodology for the requerd post
DSSSB has not set any exactly cut-off number in the examination. When the candidates apply in the examination they have to keep an eye on the previous year’s cut-off marks. This strategy will help them to set their target. The previous year’s cut-off marks have been mentioned below. Candidates should check out the box below.
PGT Political Science
The candidates need to pay the application fee only through SBI e-pay. DSSSB has been clearly mentioned that any other payment mode will not accept and the application of such candidates will be rejected. DSSSB has also mentioned that the fee once paid will not be refunded under any circumstances. The application fee has been mention below.
Rs . 0/-
Rs . 100/-
DSSSB never provides any hard copy to any candidate. DSSSB always releases their admit card only online from their official website. Candidates need to download their admit cards from the website and printed them on an A4 size white page. Candidates can download their admit cards with the help of their registered username and password.
After the examination, DSSSB will announce the result on its official website. Candidates will be selected in the form of a merit list. DSSSB announced the result after completing each tier. Candidates can simply visit the official website of DSSSB to check their results. If any candidate roll number or registration number is in the list then the candidate successfully cleared the exam. After the clearance of tier II DSSSB will call them for the Selection process.
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DSSSB PGT (Post GraduateTeacher) is a state-level recruitment exam conducted by the Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) annually.
A total of 300 questions are asked for 300 marks which are supposed to be answered within a time frame of 2 hours. For more, you can refer to the DSSSB PGT Syllabus & Exam Pattern here.
You can apply online on the official site of DSSSB- dsssb.delhi.gov.in. Earlier the last date to fill the DSSSB Application Form was 24th June 2021. You can read the official notification from the link given below. Make sure you read the eligibility before apply online!
DSSSB has begun the registration process for TGT posts on 04 June 2021. Eligible candidates can apply for the posts through the official site of DSSSB. PGT exams which were scheduled to be conducted from 8 to 20 June 2021 has been postponed due to unavoidable circumstances caused due to covid-19.
Preparation Strategy: 1. Follow Syllabus- Syllabus for PGT post is vast candidates need to study English, Hindi Language, Reasoning, Mathematics, GK, GA, CA & CDP, Teaching Methodology, Teaching Aptitude & Attitude.