DSSSB PGT Previous Year Question Papers, Download PDF!

By Komal|Updated : August 9th, 2022

DSSSB PGT Previous Year Questions Paper: Practising with the Previous year's question paper plays a very important role in qualifying for the DSSSB Exams. Thus, we're sharing the DSSSB PGTquestion papers PDF to help in your preparation. DSSSB will soon release the recruitment notification for DSSSB PGT Exam 2022. It is expected that notification will be released for all the posts, so it is a very crucial time to start the preparation with the DSSSB previous year's question papers for the PGT exam. PGT stands for Post Graduate Teacher. PGT teaches classes from 11th to 12th.

DSSSB PGT Educational Qualification

Post (PGT)Description

(1) Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from any recognized University.
(2)Degree / Diploma in training /Education. 
(I) Having obtained a PhD. Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized University/Institution. OR
(II) 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. 

Pay ScaleRs. 9300-34800 + Grade Pay 4800/- Group: ‘B’
Experience3 years experience of teaching in a College /Higher Secondary School/ High School in the subject concerned.
Age Limit
  • Below 36 years, Age Relaxation
  • 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

DSSSB PGT Syllabus 2022: Subject Wise

 Subject Syllabus
Section-AGeneral 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 matters 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.
  • The 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 a number of 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
  • Testing of candidate’s understanding and comprehension of the Hindi Language.
  • In addition to this, questions on Vocabulary, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, and their correct usage, etc. would also be covered.
 English Language & Comprehension
  • Testing of candidate’s understanding and comprehension of the English Language.
  • In addition to this, questions on its Vocabulary, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, and their correct usage, etc. would also be covered
Section BPost specific subject related questions
  • Objective Type (Multiple Choice Questions) on the subject concerned as per the qualification

Nature of DSSSB PGT Exam


Section - A:-MCQs of one mark each as per the existing examination scheme
1. Mental ability and reasoning ability,
2. General Awareness,
3. English Language & Comprehension,
4. Hindi Language& comprehension,
5. Numerical Aptitude & Data Interpretation
Total 100 Marks (20 Marks each)

Section- B:-MCQs pertaining to Post-Graduation qualification and teaching methodology required for the post. (200 Questions): 200 Marks.

Time3 hrs.
Total Question (MCQ)300
Total Marks (MCQ)300
Negative MarkingA deduction of 0.25 marks will be made for each wrong MCQ answer.
Special NoteCandidates have to qualify in Section A & B separately as per their category (UR/OBC/SC/ST/PH/Ex-Serviceman) minimum qualifying marks. However, final merit will be prepared on the basis of aggregate marks of both the section A & B 

Why solve the previous year's questions?

The previous year's question papers have magical powers. They can predict the questions that can be asked in your next examination. All the candidates who are preparing for the upcoming DSSSB exam should always solve these questions before the exam. Here are a few pointers which will help you take the most benefit from the questions papers:

  1. It predicts the nature of the exam which will be helpful while making the preparation strategy for the next exam.
  2. It helps you get the clear intentions of the examiner and what they expect from a future teacher.
  3. It can rule out the topics that are rudimentary and the topics which are always repeated in the exam
  4. It can give you a better vision of the upcoming exam.
  5. Solving the previous year's question papers motivates you and helps you judge your preparation so far.

DSSSB PGT Question Papers

Similar to the TGT recruitment exam, the PGT exam is also conducted for a different subject. Candidates according to their eligibility can apply for a particular subject. You can download and get a clear idea of the nature of the PGT examination conducted by DSSSB.

S. NoSubject NamePost CodeDownload Question Paper
1Sanskrit34/12Download Now
2Sanskrit116/17Download Now
3Hindi136/12, 137/12,169/14,170/14Download Now
4English132/12, 133/12,169/17, 168Download Now
5Home Science140/12, 188/14Download Now
6Biology124/12, 125/12, 159/14, 160/14Download Now
7Economics130/12,131/12,165/14, 166/14Download Now
8Geography134/12, 135/12, 179/14, 180/14Download Now
9History138/12, 139/12, 171/14, 172/14Download Now
10Music143/12, 144/12Download Now
11Political Science149/12, 150/12, 175/14, 176/14Download Now
12Agriculture122/12,123/12Download Now

We hope that these question papers will be helpful to you in your exam preparation journey. If you may have any doubts you can always ask them in the comment section. We will be more than happy to help you out with your issues.

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  • Practising DSSSB Previous Year Papers will help you understand the exam pattern and nature of questions. But alone DSSSB Previous Year Papers cannot give you a sure shot at clearing the exam. You need to thoroughly practice the syllabus and reinforce them with time to time assessment.

  • Questions are sometimes repeated we cannot sure about it but practising DSSSB Previous Year Papers can give you a clear idea about the types of questions that you are likely to encounter in the exam.

  • You can download and practice DSSSB previous year papers for Hindi, English, Maths, Geography, Economics Sanskrit and other subjects.

  • DSSSB PGTs exams are conducted for 300 marks.

  • 300 questions will be asked in DSSSB PGTs exams.

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