DSSSB Eligibility 2022: Age Limit, Education & Nationality Criteria

DSSSB Eligibility 2022: Age Limit, Education & Nationality Criteria

ByAshish Kumar  |  Updated on: Apr 7, 2022DSSSB Eligibility for TGT, PGT, PRT exam 2022: Check out DSSSB Eligibility Criteria 2022 for PRT, TGT, PGT and non teaching posts such as Educational Qualification, Physical Standards, Nationality, Age Limit and Age Relaxation.
DSSSB Eligibility for TGT, PGT, PRT exam 2022: Check out DSSSB Eligibility Criteria 2022 for PRT, TGT, PGT and non teaching posts such as Educational Qualification, Physical Standards, Nationality, Age Limit and Age Relaxation.
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The DSSSB Eligibility 2022 is important information that every candidate must be well aware of before they apply for various recruitment. The board will release the DSSSB eligibility criteria for TGT, DSSSB eligibility for PGT, PRT and various other posts released under the DSSSB Recruitment like Assistant Teacher, Junior Secretariat, Head Clerk, etc. The interested candidates can check the eligibility criteria information for the post that has been released. The DSSSB Eligibility Criteria 2022 provided here will make you aware of the age limit, educational qualifications, and nationality criteria for the various posts. The candidates who do not meet the DSSSB eligibility criteria 2022 will not be eligible to apply for the exam. Therefore, it is suggested that the candidate must make sure about the eligibility criteria information provided here

DSSSB Eligibility 2022

DSSSB Eligibility 2022 information will be prescribed by the Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board on their official website. Candidates can check the DSSSB eligibility criteria for TGT, PGT, PRT and other teaching and non-teaching posts. The eligibility parameters include education, age limit, nationality, and other parameters. After checking and confirming their eligibility for various teaching posts, candidates can proceed to fill out the DSSSB Application for PGT, TGT, and Primary Teacher. The DSSSB eligibility 2022 differs for postgraduate candidates and trained-graduate candidates, which again differ on the basis of the subject they opt for teaching after qualifying for the exam.

DSSSB PGT Eligibility 2022

The first thing to look out for under DSSSB PGT Eligibility is the educational qualification which varies as per the subject which the candidates have chosen to teach. Here is the complete list of the post of PGT teachers on the basis of the subject they opt for and the educational qualification required to fulfil the DSSSB eligibility for PGT exams.

Post

DSSSB PGT Educational Qualification

PGT

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Commerce
  • English
  • History
  • Maths
  • Physics
  • Sanskrit
  • Geography
  • Punjabi
  • Sociology
  • Economics
  • Hindi
  • Political Science
  • Agriculture
  • Urdu

(1) Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from any recognized University.

(2)Degree / Diploma in training /Education.


Note: If you don't have a 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.

DSSB PGT Computer Science Eligibility

(I) 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

(ii) M.Sc. (Computer Science)/MCA plus One Year Teaching Experience.

OR

(iii) Master of Engineering or M.Tech (Computer Science/IT).

DSSSB PGT Graphics Eligibility

Bachelor in Fine Art (with Graphics Specialization);

OR

Higher Secondary*/Intermediate/Sr. School Certificate Examination with a minimum of 5 years (full time) Diploma in Painting/Commercial Art with graphics as one of the subjects.

DSSSB PGT Physical Education Eligibility

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 of a 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 the 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.

DSSSB PGT Home Science Eligibility

(i) M.Sc. (Home Science) from a recognized University.

OR

(ii) 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.

DSSSB PGT Engineering Drawing Eligibility

Anyone of the following:

(i) 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.

(ii) Graduate in Engineering (Preferably Mechanical) from a recognized University or Institute established by law or equivalent degree.

(iii) 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 the equivalent course.

(iv) B.Tech. Education Degree from Regional College of Education.

(v) Graduate from 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.

(a) 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, Delhi.

(b) Four years of Art Master’s Course from the Govt. School of Arts, Chandigarh, Punjab.

(c) Holder of Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (3 years course) from any state Board or Technical Education.

DSSSB PGT Fine Arts Eligibility

Anyone of the following:

(i) (a) Bachelor in Fine Art or,

(b) Higher Secondary*/Intermediate/Sr. School Certificate Exam with a 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 a minimum of 4 years (Full Time) diploma from a recognized 13 Institute/University.

(iii) Master Degree in Fine Art/Drawing & Painting with a minimum of 2 years (Full Time) diploma from a recognized Institute/University

DSSSB PGT Music Eligibility

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

I. Higher Secondary with any of the following: -

(i) Sangeet Visharad Examination of the Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal, Bombay.

(ii) Sangeet Vid Examination of the Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya Kehragarh (M.P.)

(iii) The Sangeet Prabhakar Examination of the Prayag Sangeet Samiti (Academy of Music) Allahabad.

(iv) Sangeet Visharad Examination of Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow (Previously Morris College of Hindustani Music, Lucknow).

(v) *Final Examination of the Madhava Sangeet Mahavidyalaya, Lashkar, Gwalior.

(vi) *Highest Examination of Baroda State School of Music.

(vii) *The final Examination of Shankar Gandharva Vidyalaya, 15 Gwalior.

(viii) *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.

II. In addition to the above at least 10 years of experience of teaching music to Higher Secondary Classes in the number of Schools on Board.

DSSSB Physical Education Teacher Eligibility

Graduate with a Bachelor’s of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.) or its equivalent.

DSSSB Domestic Science Teacher Eligibility

(i) Bachelor’s Degree in Domestic Science/Home Science from a recognized University/Institute and

(ii) Bachelor’s in Education with Domestic Science/Home Science as a Teaching Subject

Must have passed Hindi as a subject at the Secondary level.

DSSSB Music Teacher Eligibility

B.A. Degree in Music as one of the subjects from a recognized

university.

OR

Higher secondary with any one of the following:-

1. Sangeet Visharad Examination of the Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal, Bombay

2. Sangeet vid examination of the Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya Khairabad (M.P.)

3. The Sangeet Prabhakar Examination of the Prayag Sangeet Samiti (Academy of Music), Allahabad.

4. Sangeet Visharad Examination of Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow (Previously, Morris college of Hindustani Music, Lucknow).

5. Final examination of the Madhya Sangeet Mahavidyalaya Lashkar, Gwalior.

6. The Highest examination of Baroda State School of Music.

7. The final examination of Shankar Gandharva Vidyalaya, Gwalior.

8. 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).

DSSSB Drawing Teacher Eligibility

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 from a recognized University.

OR

Bachelor's Degree in Drawing/Painting/Fine Art plus Two years of full-time diploma in Painting/Fine Art from a recognized University/Institution.

Desirable:- Studied Hindi as a subject up to Secondary/Senior Secondary School level.

DSSSB Librarian Eligibility

1. Degree from a recognized University or Equivalent.

2. Bachelor's Degree or equivalent Diploma in Library Science from a recognized University/Institute or Equivalent.

3. Experience of Two Years in Library/Computerization of a Library or One year Certificate in Computer Application from a recognized institute or equivalent.

DSSSB Educational and Vocational Guidance Counselor (EVGC) Eligibility

(1) Master’s Degree in Psychology from a recognized University or institution with

(2) Diploma in guidance & counselling from a recognized University or Institution.

 

DSSSB TGT Eligibility 2022

Candidates who wish to apply for Trained Graduate Teacher should need to check and confirm their eligibility for the DSSSB TGT exam on the basis of their educational qualifications. Check out the educational requirement to apply for DBBBS TGT as per the subject which candidates have to choose for teaching

PostEducational Qualification
DSSSB TGT Hindi Eligibility
  • 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 has secured 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.

DSSSB TGT Natural Science Eligibility 
  • 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

DSSSB TGT Mathematics Eligibility
  • 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

DSSSB TGT Social Science Eligibility 
  • 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

DSSSB TGT Bengali Eligibility  
  • 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 practiced in different Universities. 

DSSSB TGT English Eligibility
  • 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

DSSSB TGT Urdu Eligibility
  • 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.

DSSSB TGT Sanskrit Eligibility 
  • 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.

DSSSB TGT Punjabi Eligibility
  • 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.

DSSSB TGT Computer Science Eligibility

Bachelor's degree in Computer Application (BCA) from a Recognized University.

OR

Graduation in Computer Science from a recognized university. (Provided that the Computer science subject must be studied in all years as the main subject)

OR

BE/B.Tech (Computer Science/Information Technology) from a recognized university

OR

Graduation in any subject and ‘A’ level course from DOEACC Ministry of Information Communication and Technology Govt. of India.

DSSSB TGT Special Education Eligibility

Graduate with B.Ed (Special Education) or B.Ed. with a two years Diploma in Special Education or Post Graduate Professional Diploma in Special Education.

OR

Any other equivalent qualification approved by the Rehabilitation Council of India.

Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) conducted by the CBSE.

 

 

DSSSB Assistant Teacher Eligibility Criteria

To apply for the recently released DSSSB Primary Teacher Vacancy 2022, you must have:

PostEducational Qualification

Assistant Teacher (Nursery)

(DoE)

Class 12 or Intermediate or equivalent  with a minimum 45 per cent aggregate marks

+

At least two-year diploma/ certificate in Nursery Teacher Education programme or B.Ed (Nursery)

+

Passed Hindi at the secondary level

Assistant Teacher (Primary)

(DoE)

Class 12 with minimum of 50 per cent aggregate marks and a two-year diploma in elementary education (D.Ed)

OR

Class 12 with minimum of 45 per cent aggregate marks and two-year diploma in elementary education (D.Ed)

OR

Class 12 with minimum 50 per cent aggregate marks and four-years duration Bachelor of elementary education (B.El.Ed)

OR

Class 12 with minimum of 50 per cent aggregate marks and two-year diploma in special education

OR

Graduation and two-year diploma in elementary education (D.Ed)

+

Pass in CTET

+

Pass in Hindi/ Urdu/ Punjabi/ English as a subject in Class 10

Assistant Teacher (Primary)

(NDMC)

Class 12 with 50 per cent (5 per cent relaxation for SC/ ST)

+

Two-years diploma in primary education/ certificate course in ETE/ JBT/ DIET/ B.El.Ed

+

Passed Hindi as a subject in Class 10

+

Passed CTET

Desirable: Computer knowledge

 

DSSSB Age Limit 2022

The age limit prescribed for DSSSB TGT, PGT, and Primary Teacher Post is mentioned below along with the age relaxation for the reserved category candidates, please check the details before applying for the post.

PostsMaximum Age Limit
TGT Teacher32 years (40 years for Women)
PGT Teacher36 years
PRT  And Nursery Teacher30 years

DSSSB Age Relaxation 2022:

The age relaxation criteria differ for the various categories. The details have been mentioned in the table below. The below-mentioned age relaxation is the same for the male and female candidates of the respective categories.

Category

Age Relaxation

SC/ST

05 years

OBC

03 years

PWD

10 years

PwD + SC/ST

15 years

PwD + OBC

13 years

 

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DSSSB Exam Eligibility Criteria FAQs

  • DSSSB eligibility 2022 is different for different posts. candidates aspiring for the respective teaching level should check their eligibility for that level. DSSSB TGT eligibility criteria will be different from eligibility criteria for DSSSB PGT as well as PRT. The DSSSB age limit for TGT is 32 years (40 years for women), the DSSSB PGT age limit is 36 years and the DSSSB age limit for PRT is 30 years. Agr relaxation is also applicable for reserved categories.

  • Candidates belonging to any reserved category are applicable for age relaxation while applying for various teaching posts under DSSSB Recruitment 2022. The details of the DSSSB Age relaxation 2022 is as follows:

    • SC/ST - 5 years
    • OBC - 3 years
    • PWD - 10 years
    • PWD + SC/ST - 15 years
    • PWD + OBC - 13 years
  • Candidates should be between the given age limit and must have completed desired educational qualification in order to apply for the post PGT, TGT and Primary Teacher. The DSSSB educational qualification is the required academic criteria which should be possessed by each of the candidate applying for the specific subject.  

     

  • Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board (DSSSB) is the conducting body of the DSSSB exam. The board only decides the DSSSB eligibility criteria for different courses and categories. It should be noted that every subject has a different syllabus. Also syllabus for different teaching levels is also different.

    • Candidates are required to pay a fee of ₹ 100/-
    • Note: Women candidates and candidates belonging to Schedule Caste, Schedule Tribe, and Differently abled & Ex-serviceman category are exempted from paying the Application fee.
  • Candidates have to meet the mentioned DSSSB eligibility criteria 2022 mentioned in the official notification. If a  candidate fails to meet any of the criteria, then they will not be allowed to fill the exam. All the mentioned parameters must be met. Once the candidates have ensured that they have met the DSSSB Eligibility 2022, then they can proceed to fill the application form.  

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