DSSSB 2021 TGT Eligibility Criteria (Revised): New Age Relaxation for Women

By Karishma Singh|Updated : June 29th, 2021

DSSSB Teacher Recruitment 2021 Eligibility Criteria: The Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) has revised the DSSSB TGT eligibility criteria 2021 for women aspirants. As per the new DSSSB eligibility criteria 2021, the upper age limit of female candidates is 40 years. Earlier, female applicants up to 32-year-old could only apply for the post. Now, female applicants up to the age of 40 years can apply online for DSSSB recruitment posts 33/21, 36/21, 37/21, 40/21, 49/21, 51/21, 53/21, 55/21 and 57/21. The Eligibility Criteria include educational qualification, age limit and percentage. Check out the article now!!

Age Relaxation for Women Official Notification PDF: Download Now

Check Here the Notification PDFs:

DSSSB Teacher Recruitment 2021 Notification PDF (Advt. No. 02/2021)

DSSSB Teacher Recruitment 2021 Notification PDF (Advt. No. 03/2021)

 

DSSSB Eligibility Criteria for TGT, PRT & Nursery

The eligibility criteria for each of the posts in DSSSB varies as per the post. The basic eligibility criteria for the DSSSB for TGT, PRT and Nursery include the following:

  • DSSSB Educational Qualification
  • DSSSB Age Limit

DSSSB 2021 Eligibility Criteria for TGT, PRT & Nursery PDF

Let us discuss each of the eligibility criteria for DSSSB teaching posts in detail.

Eligibility Criteria for Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT)

PostEducational Qualification
TGT Hindi
  • B.A. (Honours) in one of the Modern Indian Language (MIL) concerned or B.A. with MIL concerned as one of the elective subjects from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate with one additional language or one school subject* at degree level OR
  • An equivalent oriental degree in MIL concerned from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate. OR
  • Sahitya Rattan of Hindi Sahitya Sammelan Prayag having secure at least 45% marks in aggregate with English in Matriculation.

(ii) Degree/Diploma in teaching

(iii) Knowledge of Hindi is essential

(iv) Should have qualified CTET 

Note: The candidate should have studied the subject concerned as mentioned in the RR for at least 2 years during the Graduation course. The elective word may also include the main subject as practised in different Universities.

TGT Natural Science 
  • A Bachelor's Degree (Honours/Pass) or equivalent from a recognized University secured 45% marks in aggregate, in two school subjects of which at least one out of the following should have been at the elective level:-
    A. English
    B. Mathematics
    C. Natural/Physical Science
    D. Social Science

Note: Main Subjects for TGT(Natural Science/Phy. Science) shall be Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Botany and Zoology.

(ii) Degree/Diploma in Training Education

(iii) Working knowledge of Hindi

(iv) Should have qualified CTET

TGT Mathematics 
  • A Bachelor's Degree (Honours/Pass) or equivalent from a recognized University secured 45% marks in aggregate, in two school subjects of which at least one out of the following should have been at the elective level:-
    A. English
    B. Mathematics
    C. Natural/Physical Science
    D. Social Science

(ii) Degree/Diploma in Training Education

(iii) Working knowledge of Hindi

(iv) Should have qualified CTET

TGT Social Science 
  • A Bachelor's Degree (Honours/Pass) or equivalent from a recognized University secured 45% marks in aggregate, in two school subjects of which at least one out of the following should have been at the elective level:-
    A. English
    B. Mathematics
    C. Natural/Physical Science
    D. Social Science

Note: Main Subjects for TGT (Social Science) shall be History/Political Science/ Economics/ Business Studies/ Sociology/ Geography/ Psychology.

(ii) Degree/Diploma in Training Education

(iii) Working knowledge of Hindi

(iv) Should have qualified CTET

TGT Bengali  
  • B.A. (Honours) in one of the Modern Indian Language (MIL) concerned or B.A. with MIL concerned as one of the elective subjects from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate with one additional language or one school subject* at degree level OR
  • An equivalent oriental degree in MIL concerned from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate. OR
  • Sahitya Rattan of Hindi Sahitya Sammelan Prayag having secure at least 45% marks in aggregate with English in Matriculation.

(ii) Degree/Diploma in teaching

(iii) Knowledge of Hindi is essential

(iv) Should have qualified CTET

Note: The candidate should have studied the subject concerned as mentioned in the RR for at least 2 years during the Graduation course. The elective word may also include the main subject as practised in different Universities. 

TGT English
  • A Bachelor's Degree (Honours/Pass) or equivalent from a recognized University secured 45% marks in aggregate, in two school subjects of which at least one out of the following should have been at the elective level:-
    A. English
    B. Mathematics
    C. Natural/Physical Science
    D. Social Science

(ii) Degree/Diploma in Training Education

(iii) Working knowledge of Hindi

(iv) Should have qualified CTET

TGT Urdu
  • B.A. (Honours) in one of the Modern Indian Language (MIL) concerned or B.A. with MIL concerned as one of the elective subjects from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate with one additional language or one school subject* at degree level OR
  • An equivalent oriental degree in MIL concerned from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate. OR
  • Sahitya Rattan of Hindi Sahitya Sammelan Prayag having secure at least 45% marks in aggregate with English in Matriculation.

(ii) Degree/Diploma in teaching

(iii) Knowledge of Hindi is essential

(iv) Should have qualified CTET 

Note: The candidate should have studied the subject concerned as mentioned in the RR for at least 2 years during the Graduation course. The elective word may also include the main subject as practised in different Universities.

TGT Sanskrit 
  • B.A. (Honours) in one of the Modern Indian Language (MIL) concerned or B.A. with MIL concerned as one of the elective subjects from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate with one additional language or one school subject* at degree level OR
  • An equivalent oriental degree in MIL concerned from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate. OR
  • Sahitya Rattan of Hindi Sahitya Sammelan Prayag having secure at least 45% marks in aggregate with English in Matriculation.

(ii) Degree/Diploma in teaching

(iii) Knowledge of Hindi is essential

(iv) Should have qualified CTET 

Note: The candidate should have studied the subject concerned as mentioned in the RR for at least 2 years during the Graduation course. The elective word may also include the main subject as practised in different Universities.

TGT Punjabi 
  • B.A. (Honours) in one of the Modern Indian Language (MIL) concerned or B.A. with MIL concerned as one of the elective subjects from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate with one additional language or one school subject* at degree level OR
  • An equivalent oriental degree in MIL concerned from a recognized university having 45% marks in aggregate. OR
  • Sahitya Rattan of Hindi Sahitya Sammelan Prayag having secure at least 45% marks in aggregate with English in Matriculation.

(ii) Degree/Diploma in teaching

(iii) Knowledge of Hindi is essential

(iv) Should have qualified CTET 

Note: The candidate should have studied the subject concerned as mentioned in the RR for at least 2 years during the Graduation course. The elective word may also include the main subject as practised in different Universities.

Eligibility Criteria for Assistant Teacher (Nursery)

PostEducational Qualification
Assistant teacher Nursery

1. Senior Secondary School (Class Twelve) certificate or Intermediate or its equivalent with at least 45% marks from a recognized Board/University.

2. Diploma/Certificate in Nursery Teacher Education programme of a duration of not less than two years of B.Ed. (Nursery) from a recognized institute.

3. Must have passed Hindi at the Secondary Level.

Eligibility Criteria for Assistant Teacher (Primary- DOE)

PostEducational Qualification
Assistant Teacher (Primary -DOE)
  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 2 years Diploma in elementary education from recognized Board. OR
  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 45% marks and 2 years Diploma in elementary education following the NCTE regulation-2002. OR
  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 4 years Bachelor of Elementary education (B.El.Ed). OR
  • Senior Secondary (or its equivalent) with at least 50% marks and 2 years Diploma in Education (Special Education) from a recognized Board. OR
  • Graduation and 2 years Diploma in elementary education from a recognized Board.

(ii) Should have Pass in the CTET.

(iii) Must have passed Hindi or Urdu or Punjabi or English as a subject at the Secondary Level.

Eligibility Criteria for Assistant Teacher (Primary- NDMC)

PostEducational Qualification
Assistant Teacher (Primary-MCD)

(i) 12th Pass with 50% Marks from a recognized Board.

(ii) 2 years Diploma in primary education/ certificate course in ETE/ JBT/ DIET/ B.El.Ed from a recognized institution.

(iii) Must have passed Hindi as a subject in 10th Class.

(iv) Should have passed in CTET

(v) Desirable: Computer Knowledge

DSSSB Teacher Recruitment 2021 Age Limit

The age limit for the post of DSSSB for the post of TGT, PRT & Nursery has been mentioned below in the table.

Sr. No.PostsMaximum Age Limit
1TGT Teacher32 years
2PGT Teacher36 years
3PRT and Nursery Teacher30 years

DSSSB Age Relaxation 2021

The age relaxation criteria differ for the various categories. The details have been mentioned in the table below. 

Category

Age Relaxation

SC/ST

05 years

OBC

03 years

PWD

10 years

PwD + SC/ST

15 years

PwD + OBC

13 years

Female Candidates (TGT Post)

08 years

Also Check: DSSSB 2021 PRT, TGT & Nursery Teacher Vacancies Detail

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FAQs

  • The DSSSB examination is conducted once a year for various vacancies like TGT, PGT, NTT and so on.

  • The age limit to apply for the posts under DSSSB TGT Recruitment lies between 18 to 40 years.

  • No, you are not eligible for Assistant Teacher Nursery Post. Candidate must have done Diploma/Certificate in Nursery Teacher Education program of a duration of not less than two years or B.Ed. (Nursery) from a recognized institute.

  • Yes, They can apply for DSSSB Teaching Recruitment Exam with fulfilling education criteria.

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