DSSSB Recruitment 2021


DSSSB Recruitment Highlights 2021

Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board also known as DSSSB was instituted on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of Indian Independence by the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi. The Board was constituted for recruiting capable, competent, highly skilled individuals by conducting written tests, professional tests, and personal interviews. The Board promises selections by all fair means, of the most competent, capable, and skilled individuals for user departments. It releases notifications for various posts and departments under the Directorate of Education of Govt. of NCT of Delhi. It has announced the DSSSB recruitment notification of Post Graduate Teacher vacancy 2021. Let’s look at the highlights of the DSSB exam for further details.

DSSSB Recruitment Highlights 2021

Conducting AuthorityDelhi Subordinate Service Selection Commission
Website http://dsssb.delhi.gov.in/
Posts PGT (Post Graduate Teacher)
Mode of application Online
Opening Date of Application (PGT) January 24, 2020 [Closed]
Closing Date of Application (PGT) February 23, 2020 [Closed]
DSSSB Exam Date May, June, and July 2021 (PGT)
DSSSB Exam Result To be displayed on the DSSSB website

DSSSB Recruitment Notification 2021

DSSSB Recruitment for PGT posts has been announced. For the PGT post, the application window is over and the exam is going to be conducted in May, June, and July 2021. If you are interested in applying for any of the posts and also possess the required qualifications, you apply once the online application link is active. It is advised to fill in DSSSB online form 2021 as early as possible to avoid the last-minute rush.

DSSSB Recruitment Exam Dates 2021

DSSSB notification 2021 for PGT and other posts has already been released to fill 22,000 vacancies. The exam is all set to happen in May, June, and July 2021. All interested candidates will have enough time to apply for whichever post they are interested in. To know the DSSSB exam dates in detail, please look at the table below.

DSSSB Recruitment Dates 2021

EventsExam Dates
Online Registration and Payment of Online Fees (PGT) January 24, 2020 [Closed]
Last date for submission of Applications (PGT) February 23, 2020 (till 11:59 PM) [Closed]
DSSSB Admit Card 2020 (PGT) To be notified later
DSSSB Exam Date 2020 (PGT) May, June, and July 2021
DSSSB Exam Result To be notified later

DSSSB Recruitment Dates 2021

Post CodePost nameExam Dates
19/20 PGT Biology Male 16th July 2021
20/20 PGT Biology Female 16th July 2021
21/20 PGT Chemistry Male 16th July 2021
22/20 PGT Chemistry Female 18th July 2021
33/20 PGT Geography Male 18th July 2021
34/20 PGT Punjabi Female 23rd July 2021
25/20 PGT English Male 23rd July 2021
29/20 PGT Maths Female 10th July 2021
27/20 PGT History Male 10th July 2021
23/20 PGT Commerce Male 28th June 2021
31/20 PGT Physics Female 29th June 2021
30/20 PGT Physics Male 23rd July 2021
26/20 PGT English Female 30th June 2021
24/20 PGT Commerce Female 29th July 2021
35/20 EVGC Male 30th July 2021
36/20 EVGC Female 30th July 2021
32/20 PGT Sanskrit Female 31st July 2021
28/20 PGT Maths Male 31st July 2021
66/20 PGT Economics Male 17th July 2021
67/20 PGT Economics Female 17th July 2021
76/20 PGT Sanskrit Male 17th July 2021
83/20 PGT Fine Arts- Male 17th July 2021
84/20 PGT Fine Arts – Female 17th July 2021
66/20 PGT Economics- Male 17th July 2021
67/20 PGT Economics- Female 17th July 2021
68/20 PGT Hindi- Male 18th July 2021
68/20 PGT Hindi- Male 18th July 2021
78/20 PGT Geography Female 11th July 2021
70/20 PGT Computer Science Male 11th July 2021
71/20 PGT Computer Science Female 11th July 2021
73/20 PGT Political Science- Female 22nd July 2021
74/20 PGT Agriculture Male 31st July 2021
77/20 PGT Urdu Male 31st July 2021
88/20 Domestic Science Teacher 26th July 2021
80/20 PGT Physical Education Female 29th June 2021
81/20 PGT Home Science Female 30th July 2021
82/20 PGT Engineering Drawing- Male 30th July 2021
85/20 PGT Physical Education Male 29th June 2021
86/20 PGT Music Female 31st July 2021
69/20 PGT Hindi Female 03rd July 2021
69/20 PGT Hindi Female 04th July 2021
72/20 PGT Political Science Male 04th July 2021
79/20 PGT History Female 28th June 2021
64/20 PGT Sociology Male 25th June 2021
65/20 PGT Sociology Female 25th June 2021

DSSSB Recruitment Exam Pattern 2021

DSSSB selection process 2021 will consist of 2 tiers followed by a skill test (wherever applicable). It is has released 22,000 vacancies for PGT. Please note that the Examination questions will be bilingual in nature English) except for the Language papers. Also, there is no provision of re-evaluation/re-checking of Answer Sheets. The Selection Process of DSSSB PGT is given below. There are different exam patterns for candidates who applied for different posts.

Tier 1- Online Written examination

Tier 2- Online Written examination (Wherever applicable)

Tier 3- Skill Test- It will be taken as per the requirement of the job.

DSSSB Recruitment Tier 1 Exam Pattern 2021 (General/Technical)-PGT

For candidates applying for PGT Sociology Male, PGT Economics Male, PGT Economics Female, PGT Hindi- Male, PGT Hindi- Female, PGT Computer Science– Male, PGT Computer Science- Female, PGT Political Science– Male, PGT Political Science– Female, PGT Agriculture– Male, PGT Graphics– Male, PGT Sanskrit– Male, PGT Urdu– Male, PGT Geography Female, PGT History Female, PGT Physical Education- Female, PGT Home Science- Female, PGT Engineering Drawing-Male, PGT Fine Arts-Male, PGT Fine Arts Female, PGT Physical Education-Male and PGT Music-Female will need to follow the below exam pattern.

PartSubjectsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
Section- I Mental Ability and Reasoning Ability 20 20 Composite time of 180 minutes
General Awareness 20 20
English Language & Comprehension 20 20
Hindi Language & Comprehension 20 20
Numerical Aptitude & Data Interpretation 20 20
Section- II MCQs pertaining to Post-Graduation qualification and Teaching methodology required for the post 200 200
Total 300 300 3 Hours

DSSSB Recruitment Tier 2 Exam Pattern 2021-PGT

DSSSB Recruitment Tier 2 Exam Pattern 2021 consists of two parts i.e. Part 1 and Part 2. In Part 1 sections like General Intelligence & reasoning ability (Higher Level), Quantitative Aptitude-data interpretation & Analysis, General Awareness (history, culture, demography, geography & economy of Delhi, Administrative set up and Governance in NCT of Delhi, various schemes of Delhi Govt.) and English language & Comprehension will be asked.

In Part B a descriptive paper (As per the exam scheme) will be conducted to judge candidates’ comprehension skills.

DSSSB Recruitment Tier 1 Exam Pattern 2021 (General/Technical)- ( Rest of the posts)

DSSSB Recruitment Tier 1 Exam Pattern 2021 for the rest of the posts such as Physical Education Teacher, Domestic Science Teacher Deputy Secretary (P&P), Music Teacher, Drawing Teacher, Librarian comprises the following sections. 

PartSubjectsNo. of QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration
Section- I General Awareness 20 20 Composite time of 120 minutes
General Intelligence & Reasoning ability 20 20
Arithmetical & Numerical Ability 20 20
Hindi Language & Comprehension 20 20
English Language & Comprehension 20 20
Section- II MCQs of one mark each from the subject concerned including questions on teaching methodology/B.Ed 100 100
Total 200 200 2 Hours

If you apply for the Technical stream, you need to attempt one more section concerned (Section B). In this section questions concerned with your streams will be asked. Please note that there a negative marking of 0.25 marks for every wrong answer marked by the candidate.

Minimum qualifying marks for DSSSB PGT Recruitment

A candidate needs to secure minimum qualifying marks for one Tier/Two Tier written examination (Objective/Descriptive Type) provided as follows

  • General: 40%
  • OBC (Delhi): 35%
  • SC/ST/PH (PwD): 30%

Please note that Tier 1 is for shortlisting purposes only, Tier 2 marks will only be evaluated for the merit list.

DSSSB Recruitment Eligibility Criteria 2021

Before applying for DSSSB Recruitment 2021 for various Post Graduate Teachers (PGTs) and other posts, you must ensure your eligibility regarding the same. If you are interested in applying for DSSSB Recruitment 2021, you should be eligible in all respects i.e. Educational Qualification, Age Criteria, Nationality, and more. Let’s look into the details of the DSSSB Recruitment 2021 eligibility criteria.

DSSSB Recruitment Educational Criteria 2021

Candidates applying for any PGT/other posts mentioned in DSSSB Recruitment 2021 Notification should make sure that they possess the required educational qualification. In order to apply for any PGT post, you need to possess a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from any recognized University and you should also hold a Degree / Diploma in training /Education.

Sl. No.Name of the PostEducational Criteria
1. PGT Sociology- Male
  • Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from any recognized University.
  • Degree / Diploma in training /Education.
  • Qualification is relaxable in the case of candidates provided below:
    • Having obtained Ph.D Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized University/Institution. OR
    • Having obtained First Division in Higher Secondary, Degree and Post Graduate Examination with the Mandatory condition that the candidate will acquire the B.Ed. / B.T. qualification within a period not exceeding three years from the date of his joining the service.
2. PGT Sociology– Female
3. PGT Economics- Male
4. PGT Economics- Female
5. PGT Hindi- Male
  • Master’s Degree (or its equivalent oriental degree in the case of PGT Sanskrit/Hindi) in the subject concerned from any recognized University
  • Degree / Diploma in training /Education.
  • Qualification is relaxable in the case of candidates provided below:
    • Having obtained Ph.D Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized University/Institution. OR
    • Having obtained First Division in Higher Secondary, Degree and Post Graduate Examination with the Mandatory condition that the candidate will acquire the B.Ed. / B.T. qualification within a period not exceeding three years from the date of his joining the service.
6. PGT Hindi- Female
7. PGT Computer Science– Male
  • B.E. or B.Tech (Computer Science/IT) plus Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications or B or C Level Diploma from DOEACC, Ministry of Communications and IT plus One Year Teaching Experience. OR
  • M.Sc. (Computer Science)/MCA plus One Year Teaching Experience. OR
  • Master of Engineering or M.Tech (Computer Science/IT).
8. PGT Computer Science- Female
9. PGT Political Science– Male
  • Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from any recognized University.
  • Degree / Diploma in training /Education.
  • Qualification is relaxable in the case of candidates provided below:
    • Having obtained Ph.D Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized University/Institution. OR
    • Having obtained First Division in Higher Secondary, Degree and Post Graduate Examination with the Mandatory condition that the candidate will acquire the B.Ed. / B.T. qualification within a period not exceeding three years from the date of his joining the service.
10 PGT Political Science– Female
11 PGT Agriculture– Male
  • Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from any recognized University.
  • Degree / Diploma in training /Education.
  • Qualification is relaxable in the case of candidates provided below:
    • Having obtained Ph.D Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized University/Institution. OR
    • Having obtained First Division in Higher Secondary, Degree and Post Graduate Examination with the Mandatory condition that the candidate will acquire the B.Ed. / B.T. qualification within a period not exceeding three years from the date of his joining the service.
12 PGT Graphics– Male
  • Bachelor in Fine Art (with Graphics Specialization); OR
  • Higher Secondary*/Intermediate/Sr. School Certificate Examination with minimum 5 years (full time) diploma in Painting/Commercial Art with graphics as one of the subject.
Note: * High School for existing teachers with 5 years full time diploma when High School was required qualification for entrance in Diploma Course.
13 PGT Sanskrit– Male
  • Master’s Degree (or its equivalent oriental degree in the case of PGT Sanskrit/Hindi) in the subject concerned from any recognized University
  • Degree / Diploma in training /Education.
  • Qualification is relaxable in the case of candidates provided below:
    • Having obtained Ph.D Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized University/Institution. OR
    • Having obtained First Division in Higher Secondary, Degree and Post Graduate Examination with the Mandatory condition that the candidate will acquire the B.Ed. / B.T. qualification within a period not exceeding three years from the date of his joining the service.
14 PGT Urdu– Male
  • Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from any recognized University.
  • Degree / Diploma in training /Education.
  • Qualification is relaxable in the case of candidates provided below:
    • Having obtained Ph.D Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized University/Institution. OR
    • Having obtained First Division in Higher Secondary, Degree and Post Graduate Examination with the Mandatory condition that the candidate will acquire the B.Ed. / B.T. qualification within a period not exceeding three years from the date of his joining the service.
15 PGT Geography- Female
16 PGT History- Female
17 PGT Physical Education- Female
  • Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) OR
  • Bachelor of Physical Education (BPE) OR
  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Health and Physical Education and Degree in Sports at least 55% marks as per national council for Teacher Education (Recognition norms and procedure) Regulations 2009. OR
  • At least 50% marks in the B.P.Ed. Degree/B.P.Ed. (Integrated) four years professional degree in accordance with the national council for Teacher Education (recognition norms and procedure) regulations 2007 notified on 10th December 2007 OR
  • B.P.Ed. with at least 55% marks OR B.P.E. Course (or its equivalent) of three years duration with at least 50% marks in accordance with the national council for Teacher Education (Form of application for recognition the time limit of submission of applicant. Determination of norms and standards for recognition of Teacher Education Programs and permission to start new course OR training) Regulations, 2002 notified on 13th November 2002 AND
  • M.P.Ed. of at least two years duration from any national council for Teacher Education recognized institution.
18 PGT Home Science- Female
  • M.Sc. (Home Science) from a recognized University. OR
  • B.Sc. (Home Science) B.Ed. from a recognized University provided the teacher has satisfactorily pursued a condensed course in Home Science through three consecutive summer institutes or through one year evening course.
19 PGT Engineering Drawing-Male Any one of the following:
  • Master Degree in Drawing & Painting with a recognized diploma/certificate of minimum one year duration provided the person has studied Geometrical /Mechanical Drawing in his course.
  • Graduate in Engineering (Preferably Mechanical) from a recognized University or Institute established by law or equivalent degree.
  • Graduate in Architecture from a recognized University or Institute established by law provided he had offered Geometrical and Mechanical Drawing as one of the Subjects in Higher Secondary for equivalent course.
  • Tech. Education Degree from Regional College of Education.
  • Graduate form a recognized University with one of the following possessing Drawing Teacher Diploma/Certificate provided he has studied Geometrical and Mechanical Drawing in the graduation and/or Drawing Teacher Diploma/Certificate.
  • Three years full time Diploma Course (or five years part time of the Art Department of the erstwhile Delhi Polytechnic) provided he had taken up the refresher course in the Delhi Polytechnic,
  • Four years Art Master’s Course from the Govt. School of Arts, Chandigarh, Punjab.
  • Holder of Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (3 years course) from any state Board or Technical Education.
20 PGT Fine Arts-Male Any one of the following:-
  • (i) (a) Bachelor in Fine Art OR,
    • (b) Higher Secondary*/Intermediate/Sr. School Certificate Exam with minimum 5 year (Full Time) diploma in Fine Art/Painting/Drawing & Painting from a recognized Institute/University.
  • (ii) Graduate with Drawing & Painting as one of the subjects with minimum 4 years (Full Time) diploma from a recognized Institute/University.
  • (iii) Master Degree in Fine Art/Drawing & Painting with a minimum of 2 years (Full Time) diploma from a recognized Institute/University.
21 PGT Fine Arts- Female
22 PGT Physical Education-Male
  • Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) OR
  • Bachelor of Physical Education (BPE) OR
  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Health and Physical Education and
  • Degree in Sports at least 55% marks as per National Council for Teacher Education (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations 2009. OR
  • At least 50% marks in the B.P.Ed. Degree/B.P.Ed. (Integrated) four years professional degree in accordance with the National Council for Teacher Education (Recognition Norms and Procedure) Regulations 2007 notified on 10th December 2007 OR
  • B.P.Ed. with at least 55% marks OR B.P.E. Course (or its equivalent) of three years duration with at least 50% marks in accordance with the National Council for Teacher Education (Form of application for recognition, the time limit of submission of application. Determination of norms and Standards for Recognition of Teacher Education Programmes and permission to start new course OR training) Regulations, 2002 notified on 13th November 2002 AND
  • M.P.Ed. of at least two years duration from any National Council for Teacher Education recognized institution.
23 PGT Music-Female
  • MA (Music) or M (Music) of any recognized University. OR
  • Sangeet Alankar (MMusic) from All India Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal Bombay - 8 years OR
  • Sangeet Kovid (MMusic) Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya, Kheragarh - 8 years OR
  • Sangeet Praveen (MMusic) the Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad - 8 years. OR
  • Sangeet Nipun (MMusic) the Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow - 7 years. OR
  • Any degree which may be considered recognized by the body constituted by the University concerned.
  • For the teachers recruited before 31 March 1974.
Class-II
  1. Higher Secondary with any of the following: -
    • Sangeet Visharad Examination of the Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal,
    • Sangeet Vid Examination of the Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya Kehragarh (M.P.)
    • The Sangeet Prabhakar Examination of the Prayag Sangeet Samiti (Academy of Music) Allahabad.
    • Sangeet Visharad Examination of Bhatkhande SAngeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow (Previously Morris College of Hindustani Music, Lucknow).
    • *Final Examination of the Madhava Sangeet Mahavidyalaya, Lashkar, Gwalior.
    • *Highest Examination of Baroda State School of Music.
    • *The final Examination of Shankar Ghandharva Vidyalaya, Gwalior.
    • *Sangeet Ratna Diploma awarded by the Director, Deptt. of Education, M.P. OR
*The new diploma /degree awarded by the concerned Institutions/agencies in lieu thereof.
  • 2. In addition to the above at least 10 years experience of teaching music to Higher Secondary Classes in the number Schools of Board.
24 Physical Education Teacher
  • Graduate with Bachelor’s of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) or its equivalent.
25 Domestic Science Teacher
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Domestic Science/Home Science from a recognized University/Institute and
  • Bachelor’s in Education with Domestic Science/Home Science as a Teaching Subject.
26 Music Teacher
  • B.A. Degree with Music as one of the subject from a recognized university. OR
Higher secondary with any one of the following :-
  • Sangeet Visharad Examination of the Gandharava Mahavidyalaya Mandal, Bombay
  • Sangeet vid examination of the Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya Khairabad (M.P.)
  • The Sangeet Prabhakar Examination of the Prayag Sangeet Samiti (Academy of Music),
  • Sangeet Visharad Examination of Bhatkhande Sangeet vidyapeeth, Lucknow (Previously, Morris College of Hindustani Music, Lucknow).
  • Final examination of the Madhya Sangeet Mahavidyalaya Lashkar, Gwalior.
  • Highest examination of Baroda State School of Music.
  • The final examination of Shankar Gandharava Vidyalaya,
  • Sangeet Ratan diploma awarded by the Director, Department of Education, M.P. (OR the new Diploma /Degree awarded by the concerned agencies/institutions in lieu thereof).
27 Drawing Teacher
  • Five years diploma in Drawing/Painting/Sculpture/Graphic Art from a University/Institute recognized by the Government of India. OR
  • Master’s Degree in Drawing and Painting/Fine Art form a recognized University. OR
  • Bachelor Degree in Drawing/Painting/Fine Art plus Two years full time diploma in Painting/Fine Art from a recognized University/Institution.
28 Librarian
  • Degree from a recognized University or
  • Bachelor Degree or Equivalent diploma in Library Science from a recognized University/Institute or
  • Experience of Two Years in Library/Computerization of a Library or One year Certificate in Computer Application from a recognized institute or equivalent.

DSSSB Recruitment Age Criteria 2021

Apart from the DSSSB educational criteria, you also need to fulfill the age criteria mentioned by the DSSSB Recruitment notification. You must be below 36 years of age (PGT) and in some cases below 30 years of age. Certain relaxation is also provided for candidates belonging to the reserved category and of the teachers teaching in universities. Any candidate exceeding the age of 36 years will not be allowed to appear in the DSSSB exam 2021.

Name of the PostAge Criteria
PGT Computer Science– Male, PGT Computer Science- Female, PGT Physical Education- Female, Physical Education Teacher, Domestic Science Teacher, Drawing Teacher, Librarian, PGT Physical Education-Male Not Exceeding 30 years
Music Teacher Below 32 years
PGT Sociology- Male, PGT Sociology– Female, PGT Economics- Male, PGT Economics- Female, PGT Hindi- Male, PGT Hindi- Female, PGT Political Science– Male, PGT Political Science– Female, PGT Agriculture– Male, PGT Graphics– Male, PGT Sanskrit– Male, PGT Urdu– Male, PGT Geography- Female, PGT History- Female, PGT Home Science- Female, PGT Fine Arts-Male, PGT Fine Arts- Female, PGT Music-Female Below 36 years
PGT Engineering Drawing-Male Not Exceeding 36 years

Guest/Contract teachers:- Relaxation in upper age as a one-time measure up to the actual time spent as a contractual employee of the same department, subject to a maximum of 5 years provided they have worked for at least 180 working days in that particular year as per Services Department. 

Teaching in University:- 05 years of age relaxation to “those who are Teaching in University” may be given which is at par with the age relaxation given to Govt. Servant for posts that are in the same line or allied cadres.

DSSSB Recruitment Age Relaxation 2021

There is the provision of certain age relaxation for candidates belonging to reserved categories. Please note that the relaxation will be applied to the upper age limit. Other than reserved category candidates, Relaxation will be applied to Departmental candidates, Meritorious Sports Persons, Ex-Servicemen Group B & C (Non-Gazetted), Disabled Defence services personnel (Group “C”), and more. For complete details on age relaxation, please look at the table below.

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ST 05 years
OBC 03 years
PwD 10 years
PwD + SC/ST 15 years
PwD. + OBC 13 years
Departmental candidate with at least three years continuous service in Govt. of NCT of Delhi/its local or autonomous bodies. For Group B Post: -
Up to 05 years for Group ‘B’ posts (which are in the same line or allied cadres and where a relationship could be established that the service already rendered in a particular post will be useful for the efficient discharge of the duties of post).
For Group C Post: -
Up to 40 years of age (45 years for SC/ST, 43 years for OBC) for Group ‘C’ post (which are in the same line or allied cadres).
Meritorious Sports Persons For Group C Post: -
Up to 05 years (10 years for SC/ST and 08 years for OBC candidates)
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/ women judicially separated and who are not re-married (for Group ’C’ posts) Up to the age of 35 years (up to 40 yrs for SC/ST & 38 for OBC)

DSSSB Recruitment Syllabus

To get into a Government sector job, DSSSB Recruitment 2021 is one of the golden opportunities for people who have the required qualifications and wish to serve the education sector. DSSSB will release vacancies for the post of PGT under various subjects. To make sure that you get that seat, you should start preparing for it as soon as possible. DSSSB Recruitment will be an online examination. To know about the detailed syllabus, please refer to the table below:

DSSSB Recruitment Syllabus 2021 - (For Tier 1 - General/Technical)

SectionTopics
Section A
General Awareness Questions will be designed to test the ability of the candidate’s General Awareness of the environment around him/her and its application to society. The questions will be designed to test knowledge of Current Events and of such matter of everyday observation as may be expected of an educated person. The test will also include questions relating to History, Polity, Constitution, Sports, Art & Culture, Geography, Economics, Everyday Science, Scientific Research, National/International Organizations /Institutions etc.
General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability The syllabus of General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability includes questions of both verbal and non-verbal types. Test may include questions on analogies, similarities, differences, space visualization, problem solving, analysis, judgment, decision making, visual memory, discrimination, observation, relationship, concepts, arithmetical reasoning, verbal and figure classification, arithmetical number series etc.
Arithmetical & Numerical Ability The test of Arithmetical and Numerical Abilities will cover Number Systems including questions on Simplification, Decimals, Data Interpretation, Fractions, L.C.M., H.C.F., Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Average, Profit & Loss, Discount, Simple & Compound Interest, Mensuration, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Tables & Graphs etc.
Hindi Language & Comprehension and English Language & Comprehension In addition to the testing of candidate’s understanding and comprehension of the English and Hindi Languages, questions on its Vocabulary, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms and its correct usage etc. would also be covered.
Section B (Applicable only for Tier 1 Technical only)
Post specific subject related questions: Objective Type Multiple Choice Questions on the subject concerned as per the qualification.

DSSSB Recruitment Syllabus 2021 - (For Tier 2)

SectionTopics
Part-I (MCQ/Objective type)
  • General Intelligence & reasoning ability - same as in Tier 1 exam but with slightly higher level.
  • Quantitative Aptitude - In addition to Arithmetical and Numerical Abilities as in tier 1 with slightly higher level, there will be questions on data interpretation & Analysis.
  • General Awareness in addition to topics given for Tier 1 there shall be question on history, culture, demography, geography & economy of Delhi, Administrative set up and Governance in NCT of Delhi, various schemes of Delhi Govt.
  • English language & Comprehension - same as in tier 1 but with slightly higher level.
Part-II : (Descriptive) For Descriptive, you will be judged on the basis of your English Language comprehensive skills.

DSSSB Recruitment 2021: How to Apply Online

In the complete DSSSB Recruitment selection process 2021, one of the most important parts is filling the application process. It is advised to carefully fill the application process, otherwise, you will not be able to appear for the DSSSB exam 2021. Following are some simple steps you should follow to fill the application form.

  • Visit the official website of DSSSB i.e. http://dsssb.delhi.gov.in and click for ‘New Registration’.
  • A provisional registration number and password will be generated. Save the details for further reference.
  • Move to the next step and fill up all the required details in the application form.
  • Upload the required documents (Photograph, signature, and other required documents) after scanning them properly and follow the mentioned specifications.
  • After this you will have to fill in all the details related to the qualifications & experience.
  • Once all the details have been filled the last and final step will be fee payment.
  • After the payment is done click on the ‘Submit button‘.

DSSSB Recruitment Admit Card

DSSSB Recruitment 2021 Exam admit card PGT will be released a few days before the exam. The PGT exam will be held in May/June and July 2021. You can download your DSSSB admit card from the official website. It will contain all information related to the exam date, venue, etc. along with other important instructions required to be followed by the candidates.

DSSSB Recruitment Salary 2021

After the selection, you will be appointed as PGT or Post Graduate Teachers in the respective subjects by DSSSB. You will be eligible to receive a salary under a Grade Pay of 4800 for PGT posts. DSSSB Recruitment PGT will receive a salary in Pay Scale:- Rs. 9300-34800 + Grade Pay 4800/- Group: ‘B’. 

Name of the PostSalary
PGT Sociology- Male, PGT Sociology– Female, PGT Economics- Male, PGT Economics- Female, PGT Hindi- Male, PGT Hindi- Female, PGT Computer Science– Male, PGT Computer Science- Female, PGT Political Science– Male, PGT Political Science– Female, PGT Agriculture– Male, PGT Graphics– Male, PGT Sanskrit– Male, PGT Urdu– Male, PGT Geography- Female, PGT History- Female, PGT Physical Education- Female, PGT Home Science- Female, PGT Engineering Drawing-Male, PGT Fine Arts-Male, PGT Fine Arts- Female, PGT Physical Education-Male, PGT Music-Female Rs. 9300-34800 + Grade Pay 4800/- Group: ‘B’
Physical Education Teacher, Domestic Science Teacher, Music Teacher, Drawing Teacher, Librarian Rs. 9300-34800 + Grade Pay 4600/- Group: ‘B’

DSSSB Recruitment Vacancy 2021

A number of vacancies are said to be a major concern whenever any recruitment notification gets announced. Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board/DSSSB has announced around 22,000 vacancies for PGT in the past which is huge in number. The DSSSB Recruitment Notification 2021 will have a subject-wise break up of vacancies. To check the vacancies for PGT and other posts please refer to the table below.

Sl. No.Name of the PostNo. of Vacancies
EWSUROBCSCSTTotalPwDEx-SMSports
1. PGT Sociology- Male 0 6 3 0 0 9 2 0 0
2. PGT Sociology– Female 0 4 1 1 1 7 0 0 0
3. PGT Economics- Male 1 7 14 6 6 34 1 0 0
4. PGT Economics- Female 1 16 25 04 06 52 4 0 0
5. PGT Hindi- Male 5 55 31 13 7 111 6 0 0
6. PGT Hindi- Female 6 59 4 9 13 91 4 0 0
7. PGT Computer Science– Male 0 7 4 2 1 14 1 0 0
8. PGT Computer Science- Female 0 4 2 0 4 10 1 0 0
9. PGT Political Science– Male 1 16 1 3 3 24 1 0 0
10 PGT Political Science– Female 2 21 9 0 9 41 4 0 0
11 PGT Agriculture– Male 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
12 PGT Graphics– Male 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
13 PGT Sanskrit– Male 1 15 10 3 2 31 2 0 0
14 PGT Urdu– Male 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
15 PGT Geography- Female 0 5 2 1 2 10 0 0 0
16 PGT History- Female 1 12 6 0 5 24 4 0 0
17 PGT Physical Education- Female 0 6 1 1 1 9 0 0 0
18 PGT Home Science- Female 2 21 26 13 12 74 2 0 0
19 PGT Engineering Drawing-Male 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
20 PGT Fine Arts-Male 0 7 3 2 1 13 1 0 0
21 PGT Fine Arts- Female 0 6 3 0 0 9 0 0 0
22 PGT Physical Education-Male 0 4 2 1 1 8 0 0 0
23 PGT Music-Female 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0
24 Physical Education Teacher 27 249 253 84 79 692 0 0 0
25 Domestic Science Teacher 7 70 68 10 39 194 17 0 0
26 Music Teacher 3 37 53 8 22 123 5 12 0
27 Drawing Teacher 16 125 34 7 49 231 15 0 0
28 Librarian 9 81 61 14 32 197 8 0 0

DSSSB Recruitment Application Fee

After the submission of the DSSSB online form 2021, you need to pay the requisite amount to DSSSB. Please note that without the submission of the application fee, your application will remain incomplete. Also, you need to submit the application and fee through online mode only. No other mode is available. Please look at the table below.

CategoryFees
For All Posts Rs. 100/- (One Hundred only)

Note: Women candidates and candidates belonging to Schedule Caste, Schedule Tribe, P.W.D. & Ex-serviceman category is exempted from paying Application fee.

Note: Ex-servicemen who have already secured employment on the civil side under Central Government on regular basis after availing of the benefits of reservation given to ex-servicemen for their re-employment are NOT eligible for fee concession.

DSSSB Recruitment Previous Year Cut off

With the help of the previous year cut-off, you will get subsequent information about the DSSSB Exam and how you will have to study for the same. Please refer to the table below for the previous year’s cut-off of the DSSSB Recruitment Exam (PGT).

DSSSB Recruitment Cut-off 2019 for PGT

Post NameGenderUROBCSCSTPH
Physical Education Female 121.75 106.25 90.5  97 96.82(VH)
Male 151.75  126  122.25 91.75  -
PGT Fine Arts Female 148.49  115.13 119.40 101.75 -
PGT Urdu Male 185.25 127 - - -
PGT Music Male 123.75 - - - -
PGT Chemistry Male 157.02  141.47 124.67 94.57 -
PGT Hindi Male 211.83  181.25  193.33 186.90 -
PGT Commerce Male 174.16  158.56  143.71 90.86 -
PGT Biology Female 158.78 134.70  122.41 96.57 93.81(VH)
PGT Physics Male 197.45 185.20  - - -
PGT Geography Female 155.56 125.25 122.73 121.72  -
PGT English Female 120.50  106.57  91.67 92.24  94.19(OH)
Male 150.5 119  124.5 95.25  123(OH)
PGT Political Science Male 160 130 139  133 145.75(OH)
Female 146  129.25 125.5  97 101.75(VH)

Note : VH Stands for Visually Handicapped and OH stands for Orthopaedically Handicapped.

DSSSB Recruitment Books

A good level of preparation needs good quality study material. Therefore, reading and collecting the right information becomes essential. A good quality book will not only help you to clear basics but at the same time will diversify your knowledge by the varieties of questions it contains. To assist you with this, here is a list of some good books for the DSSSB exam (PGT) 2021.

PaperBookAuthor / Publisher
English Language & Comprehension English Grammar Wren & Martin
Made Easy for English Norman Lewis
Descriptive General English SP Bakshi
Arithmetical & Numerical Ability Quicker Mathematics BSC Publications
Quantitative Aptitude RS Agarwal
Class Notes SS Bharti
General Awareness Manorama Year Book 2021 -
Pratiyogita Darpan -
Lucent’s General Knowledge -
Follow the weekly and monthly current affairs uploaded at ixambee (Beepedia) -
General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning R. S. Aggarwal
A new approach to Reasoning B.S. Sijwali & S. Sijwali Arihant
Analytical Reasoning M.K Pandey
Multi Dimensional Reasoning Mishra & Kumar Dr. Lal
Reasoning Book for Competitive Examinations Pearson
Hindi Language & Comprehension General Hindi Dr. Jaypal Sharma / Vidhyapeeth Times
General Hindi (Saamaany Hindi/सामान्य हिन्दी) Dr. Rajendra Kumar Singhvi / RHGA Rajasthan Hindi Granthagar Academy


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Frequently Asked Questions

Q1:  

What is the mode of conduct for the DSSSB PGT Recruitment exam? Online or Offline?

A:  

The DSSSB PGT Recruitment exam will be a computer-based multiple-choice objective exam conducted online in various centres as prescribed in the DSSSB PGT Recruitment exam notification. It can be offline too, in the case of a descriptive paper.

Q2:  

When is the exam of DSSSB PGT 2021?

A:  

The exam of DSSSB PGT recruitment is expected to be held in May/June 2021. The admit cards are also expected to be out soon.

Q3:  

I am a final year appearing student. Am I eligible to apply for any post in DSSSB PGT recruitment?

A:  

In order to apply for the post, you need to possess a Post-graduate degree. Other than this you also need to have other essential qualification prescribed in the notification as well as the eligibility criteria section.

Q4:  

When is the last day to apply online for the DSSSB PGT recruitment exam?

A:  

The Application window to apply for DSSSB PGT Exam is now closed. The last date to apply for this exam was February 23, 2020.

Q5:  

What is the age limit for the DSSSB PGT recruitment exam?

A:  

The maximum age limit to apply for the DSSSB PGT recruitment is 36 years.

Q6:  

Is the DSSSB PGT recruitment Clerk Exam Bilingual?

A:  

Yes. The DSSSB exam is bilingual which means you can attempt all the sections either in English or Hindi except the test of English or Hindi Language.



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