DSSSB Eligibility 2022: PRT, PGT, TGT Eligibility & Age Limit

DSSSB Eligibility 2022: PRT, PGT, TGT Eligibility & Age Limit

ByAshish Kumar  |  Updated on: Aug 16, 2022
Check DSSSB TGT Eligibility for the upcoming exam. Also check age limit, and age relaxation for PGT & PRT exam 2022: Check out DSSSB PRT Eligibility Criteria 2022 for teaching and non teaching posts
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DSSSB Eligibility 2022 is important information that every candidate must check before applying for various recruitment under the exam. The PGT, PRT, and TGT eligibility is released by the concerned board with the notification. Candidates can check their eligibility for respective posts on the website of Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board.

The concerned department releases different DSSSB eligibility criteria for different vacancies under the exam. Only the eligible candidates will be allowed to appear in the exam. While preparing for the exam, candidates must check DSSSB TGT eligibility for the trained graduate vacancies, DSSSB PRT eligibility for primary teacher post, and DSSSB PGT eligibility for post-graduate teacher vacancies. Candidates can check all the details of DSSSB 2022 Eligibility including age limit, educational qualifications, and age relaxation for the various posts here.

DSSSB Eligibility 2022

DSSSB Eligibility 2022 includes criteria as prescribed by the Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board. Candidates can check the eligibility criteria for TGT, PGT, PRT, and other teaching and non-teaching posts on the official website. The DSSSB PGT eligibility criteria may vary from TGT and PRT. The eligibility parameters include education, age limit, nationality, and other additional parameters.

Candidates must apply online for various teaching posts under the DSSSB Exam only after checking the eligibility for DSSSB Recruitment. It is essential to check eligibility for different categories of PGT, PRT, and TGT posts. The DSSSB Eligibility Criteria 2022 includes details of the eligibility of posts and vacancies released in the official notification. Only those candidates will be allowed to take the exam who meets all the DSSSB eligibility criteria.

DSSSB PGT Eligibility 2022

Candidates must first check the DSSSB PGT eligibility before applying for various PGT vacancies. The eligibility for the exam includes the educational qualifications that may vary as per the subject chosen by the candidate. Candidates can check the complete DSSSB eligibility for PGT here which includes educational qualifications on the basis of the subject chosen for the post of PGT teachers.

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DSSSB PGT Educational Qualification

  • 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 Eligibility for Computer Science

(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 Eligibility for Graphics

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 Eligibility for Home Science

(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 Eligibility for Librarian 

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 applying for Trained Graduate Teacher must check the DSSSB TGT eligibility well. The DSSSB Eligibility for TGT includes the basic educational qualifications. Candidates must check well the eligibility before they fill out the DSSSB Application Form The educational requirement to apply for TGT vacancies as per the subject is mentioned in the below table.

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DSSSB Eligibility for TGT

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

NoteThe 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 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 Eligibility for 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 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 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 practiced in different Universities.

DSSSB TGT Eligibility for 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 practiced 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 PRT Eligibility 2022

It is important to get through with the DSSSB eligibility for PRT before applying for the exam. The candidates must only apply online for the exam after checking the required educational qualification required for the respective post. The DSSSB eligibility criteria for PRT have been mentioned in the below table:

DSSSB PRT Eligibility 

  • Master’s degree in the subject applying to
  • Degree/ Diploma in training/ Education This can be relaxed in the following cases:
  • Has a PhD degree in the subject from any recognized university
  • Obtained first division till post graduation and will obtain B.ed degree within a period of 3 years of joining the service.

DSSSB Assistant Teacher Eligibility Criteria

The DSSSB eligibility for various vacancies may differ. Candidates must first check their eligibility for the Assistant Teacher post before applying for the exam. The educational qualification for DSSSB Assistant Teacher is mentioned in the below table.

DSSSB Assistant Teacher Eligibility

Post

Educational Qualification

DSSSB Assistant Teacher Eligibility Nursery DoE

Class 12 or Intermediate or equivalent with a minimum 45 percent 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 Eligibility Primary DoE

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

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

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

Class 12 with minimum of 50 percent 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 Eligibility Primary NDMC

Class 12 with 50 percent (5 percent 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

Candidates must meet the age criteria as well to apply for various vacancies in the exam. The DSSSB Age Limit Criteria for the exam include minimum and maximum age for various posts. The DSSSB age criteria 2022 for TGT, PGT, and Primary Teacher post is mentioned in the below table.

Posts

DSSSB Age Limit

TGT Teacher

32 years (40 years for Women)

PGT Teacher

36 years

PRT And Nursery Teacher

30 years

DSSSB Age Relaxation 2022

The age relaxation criteria differ for the various categories in DSSSB exam 2022. The below-mentioned age relaxation is the same for the male and female candidates of the respective categories. The details of DSSSB age relaxation 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

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DSSSB Exam Eligibility FAQs

  • DSSSB eligibility 2022 decides the eligibility of candidates applying for the PRT, PGT, TGT exams. The eligibility is different for different posts. DSSSB TGT eligibility criteria will be different from  PGT eligibility DSSSB and PRT.

  • Candidates belonging to any reserved category are applicable for age relaxation while applying for various teaching posts. 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
  • The DSSSB eligibility criteria are decided by the Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board (DSSSB). The eligibility for DSSSB Exam may vary with different courses and categories. The eligibility is dependent on the subject chosen in each exam for PRT, PGT and TGT.

  • The DSSSB eligibility criteria for PGT for Post Graduate Teacher vacancies may vary depending on the subject chosen by the candidate. Candidates can check the eligibility mentioned above table for PGT vacancies.

  • Candidates must meet the DSSSB TGT Eligibility Criteria 2022 to apply for various vacancies of trained graduate teachers. They can check their eligibility in the relevant notification before applying for any post.

  • 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. The age eligibility may vary and candidates can check the eligibility above.

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