UP TGT PGT Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age Limit, Qualification

UP TGT PGT Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age Limit, Qualification

ByNeha Dhyani  |  Updated on: Oct 10, 2022
Check UP TGT PGT Eligibility 2022 here. Also, check the Educational Qualification, Age Limit, and Number of Attempts. Check latest UP TGT Eligibility and UP PGT Eligibility Criteria here
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UP TGT PGT Eligibility 2022 is essential to meet while applying for the exam. Only eligible candidates will be allowed to take the exam. Candidates who want to teach in government schools of Uttar Pradesh schools must meet the eligibility criteria. The exam is scheduled to be conducted soon and candidates must carefully check the UP TGT PGT eligibility criteria here.

Every year, the Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Selection Board (UPSESSB) administers the UP TGT PGT exam. Before filling out the online application form, aspirants are advised to read the UP TGT PGT eligibility criteria in depth. The detailed eligibility criteria are mentioned here including educational qualification, age limit, and reservation requirements etc.

UP TGT PGT Eligibility Criteria 2022

  • It is essential to know the UP TGT PGT eligibility to successfully apply for this exam. The eligibility criteria include educational qualification, age limit, and age relaxation criteria. UPSESSB has announced the 4163 vacancies for the UP TGT PGT Exam 2022.

    The exam is conducted in two exams TGT and PGT and detail about the UP TGT eligibility and UP PGT eligibility are mentioned below. Candidates can download the UP TGT PGT eligibility PDF to understand the detailed eligibility for trained graduate teacher vacancies and postgraduate teacher vacancies.

UP TGT Eligibility: Educational Qualification

Complete UP TGT eligibility criteria for TGT positions is a must to check while applying for the trained graduate teacher. The TGT subject-wise eligibility is prescribed by UPSESSB. The UP TGT eligibility for different subject teachers of UP TGT posts is mentioned below.

Candidates must hold a B.Ed/BTC or equivalent training certificate in addition to a bachelor's degree in the related field of their choice. Read the desired UP TGT PGT eligibility carefully to avoid any mistakes in form filling. Only after checking the complete eligibility criteria before filling out the UP TGT PGT Application Form. check the education qualification for UP TGT vacancy below:

SubjectUP TGT Education QualificationRequired Training Qualification
Hindi
  1. Intermediate with BA Hindi and Sanskrit or equivalent examination and B.Ed or other equivalent degrees. Or
  2. BA in Hindi or Sanskrit or equivalent examination and B. Ed or other equivalent degrees.
B.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
MathematicsBA or BS-C Mathematics - TrainedB.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
Home Science
  1. Graduates trained in Home Science or Home Economics or Home Science (Domestic Signs) or Home Arts Or
  2. TC of Home Science College, Allahabad Or
  3. Diploma of Lady Irwin College, Delhi.
B.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
UrduBA or Urdu subject and LT or BT or B. Ed or other equivalent education or degree or diploma in teaching.B.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
English
  1. Trained with BA (English Literature) Or
  2. Trained with the English language, three-year undergraduate course from University / Degree College recognized by U.G.C.
B.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
Sanskrit
  1. B.A. with Sanskrit and LT or B.T. or B.Ed. or other equivalent education or degree or diploma in teaching Or
  2. LT or BT or another equivalent with a degree of Shastri or Acharya conferred by Varanasi Sanskrit University or Degree or Diploma in Teaching.
B.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
CommerceTrained B.Com.B.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
AgricultureB.Sc. (Agriculture) trained.B.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
Art
  1. Art Master Training Certificate (formerly called Drawing Teachers Certificate) of Government Arts and Crafts School, Lucknow or
  2. Intermediate examination of Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Council with technical arts or,
  3. High school examination with technical arts and one of these qualifications:
    (A) BA in drawing or painting or
    (B) Fine Arts Diploma of Kala Bhavan, Shanti-Niketan or
    (C) Certificate of State Drawing and Handicraft Center, Allahabad or
    (D) Calcutta Final Drawing Teachership Examination or
    (E) Teachers Senior Certificate Examination of Mayo School of Arts, Lahore or
    (F) Intermediate Grade Drawing Examination of Bombay or
    (G) Third Grade Arts School Examination of Bombay
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Physical EducationIntermediate certificate provided by the Secondary Education Council Uttar Pradesh or any other qualification equivalent thereto; OR and CP Ed certificate granted by the Education Department of the State Government or any other qualification equivalent thereto.CP.Ed certificate or other equivalent certificates compulsory
Sewing(A) (1) Intermediate CT (with stitch in intermediate or special qualification in stitch in CT)
(B) High School and
1. Diploma from Prem College, Vrindavan
Or
2. Diploma from Arya Samaj Tailoring Institute, Arya Samaj Road, Lucknow
Or
3. Diploma of tailoring after two years of courses from any government recognized institution.
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ScienceB.Sc. with Physics and Chemistry- Training preferredB.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
BiologyB.Sc. with Biology (Zoology and Botany) from a recognized UniversityB.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
Social scienceBA training with any two subjects in the following
  1. History
  2. Geography
  3. Political Science
  4. Economics
B.Ed or other equivalent degrees compulsory
Music (Vocal) 
  1. High School Examination or equivalent examination of Secondary Education Council, Uttar Pradesh and Music Elaborate Examination of Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow or
  2.  Graduation with a relevant business qualification in the sequence of Government Order No. 1121/15-8-90/3087/89 dated February 28, 1990.
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Music (Instrumental)
  1. High School Examination or equivalent examination of Secondary Education Council, Uttar Pradesh and one of the following examinations
    1. Music Elaborate Examination of Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow or
    2. Sangeet Prabhakar Examination of Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad or
    3. Music Elaborate Examination of Gandharva College, Bombay or
    4. Madho Music School, Gwalior Final Examination (Sangeetratna) OR
    5. Final Examination of Shankar Gandharva Vidyalaya Gwalior or
    6. Allahabad University Senior Diploma of Music
    Or
  2. BT Diploma of Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad
    Or
  3. LTM Diploma of Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow.
  4. The Indian Music Diploma of Secondary Education Council, Uttar Pradesh, the above-mentioned diploma will be considered eligible for teachers who have already taught in recognized and recognized institutions and teachers appointed before June 1960.

Note: - With the above qualification, an assistant teacher must have graduated in any subject and postgraduate degree for the spokesperson.

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UP PGT Eligibility: Educational Qualification

The UP TGT PGT eligibility requirements for PGT positions are different for different subjects. The eligibility requirements for the postgraduate teacher at UP is is mentioned below. It is important to read all the required UP PGT educational qualification requirements to avoid mistakes while applying for the recruitment examination.

SubjectUP PGT Education Qualification
Hindi
  1. MA in Hindi and BA with Sanskrit or Shastri Examination Government Sanskrit College, Varanasi now Sampurnanand University, Varanasi.
  2. Training qualification preferred (as per the edict No. Ma / 4428 / 15.7.2 (13) - 76, dated March 16, 1979, for the teaching of high school classes before April 05, 1975 - as per regulations appointed by teachers) If they have other educational qualifications prescribed, it will not be necessary to pass BA from Sanskrit subject for promotion to Hindi Spokesperson for intermediate classes.
  3. The qualifying person who has passed MA in Hindi, as well as postgraduate examination from Sanskrit subjects, will be exempted from the compulsory requirement of Sanskrit subject in BA for direct appointment or promotion to the post of spokesperson for intermediate classes.
Mathematics
  1. MA and MS-C Mathematics - Training preferred.
  2. BA (Hons) or B.Sc. (Hons) in Mathematics with Three Year Course - Training preferred
Home Science
  1. MSc in Home Science or Home Economics or MA in Home Arts or
  2. Graduates trained in Home Science or Home Economics or Home Science or Home Arts
 UrduMA (Urdu), training trainees preferred.
EnglishMaster's degree in English subject (Post Graduate degree) from Uttar Pradesh or any other recognized university established as per rules. Preference will be given to those holding an LT diploma from a training college or a degree or diploma in education from a recognized university.
Arts
  1. Art Masters Training Certificate (formerly called Drawing Teachers Training Certificate) of Government Arts and Crafts School, Lucknow, including Intermediate Examination
    Or
  2.  Intermediate examination with technical arts and one of the following exams.
    (A) B.A. with drawing or painting
    Or
    (B) Fine Art Diploma of Kala Bhavan, Shanti Niketan.
    Or
    (C) Calcutta Final Drawing Teachership Examination
    Or
    (D) Teachers Senior Certificate Examination of Mayo School of Arts, Lahore.
SanskritMA training in Sanskrit preferred or the entire Acharya training qualification of Government Sanskrit College, Varanasi (now Sampoornanand Sanskrit University, Varanasi) preferred.
CommerceM. Com (Masters in Commerce
AgricultureM.Sc. (Agriculture) Training preferred.
Physical Education
  1. Graduation and
  2. Diploma in Exercise Education recognized by the State Government or Special Qualification in Exercise Education from a Teacher's Training (LT) College or Degree / Diploma in Exercise Education conferred by a University established by law in India or any other qualification equivalent thereto.
 Stitching(A) Intermediate with stitching, special qualification in CT stitching preferred
Or
(B) Intermediate and
  1.  Diploma from Prem College, Vrindavan, Or
  2.  Diploma from Arya Samaj Tailoring Institute, Lucknow, and 3 years of teaching experience in the subject in high school classes. Or
  3.  Diploma of tailoring after two years of courses from any government-recognized institution.
Music

(A) MA in Music
Or
(B) Master Examination of Bhatkhande Vidyapeeth, Lucknow
Or
(C) Praveen Sangeet of Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad
Or
(D) Intermediate or its equivalent examination of Secondary Education Council, Uttar Pradesh, and one of the following exams

  1. Sangeet of Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow
    exam. Or
  2. Sangeet Prabhakar Examination of Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad or
  3. Music Elaborate Examination of Gandharva College, Bombay or
  4. Madho Music School, Gwalior Final Examination (Sangeet Ratna) OR
  5. Final examination of Shankar Gandharva Vidyalaya, Gwalior or
  6. Allahabad University Senior Diploma of Music

OR (BA) with music subject of a recognized university
OR (B) Diploma of Prayag Sangeet Samiti, Allahabad
Or (5) LTM Diploma of Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth, Lucknow

Economics
  1. MA (Economics) Training preferred Or
  2. B.Com training with M.Com and Economics preferred Or
  3. BA (Hons) Training in Economics including three-year course preferred
 Philosophy M.A. or B.A. Honors in Philosophy) Three-year course including Philosophy, along with Intermediate or B.A. or M.A. in Logic has been an optional subject. Trained preferred
 Political Science 
  1. MA (Politics) Training preferred or
  2. BA (Hons) training in Political Science including a three-year course
History
  1. MA training in history preferred
    Or
  2. MA training preferred in ancient Indian history
    Or
  3. BA (Hons) Training with a three-year course in history preferred

Note: - Candidates having postgraduate degrees in medieval history and modern history will be considered as qualifications for the post of history spokesperson.

Geography
  1. MA or MS-C training in Geography preferred Or
  2. BA (Hons) I training with a three-year course in Geography preferred or BS-C (Hons)
Psychology
  1. MA (Psychology) Training preferred Or
  2. M. Ed.
Sociology
  1. MA (Sociology) Training preferred Or
  2. BA Hons with a three-year course in Sociology)
Military Science
  1. Graduate with a military science elective in degree examination who has received a commission for one year.
    Or
    Indian Army commissioned officer of at least 3 years of service who has passed at least intermediate or its equivalent examination recognized by the Council.
    Or
  2. Any U.T.C.C. or A.F.N.C.C. officer or
    (1) or
  3. Viceroy commission with knowledge up to high school level
    Or
  4. possessing INA officer training certificate with English knowledge up to high school level
    Or
  5. MSc in Military Science or Defense Studies or MA or MSc in Military Education
Pedagogy
  1. MA in Education Science Or
  2. B.A. or B.Sc with M.Ed.
  3. MA in Psychology with LT or BT or B.Ed.
Life Science1. MS-C or training in botany or animal science preferred
2. Zoology or training in M.Sc., B.Sc.
3. Botany or training in MS-SCBSC with agriculture-related animal science preferred.
4. M.Sc. (Life Sciences) or training from a university/degree college recognized by U.G.C.
5. B.Sc. with a Postgraduate Diploma in Biology organized by the Department of Education, U.P. in a university or degree college
Physical Science
  1. MSc, (Physics) training preferred Or
  2. B.Sc. with Postgraduate Diploma in Physics organized by Department of Education Uttar Pradesh in a University or Degree College
Chemical Science
  1. M.Sc. Training in Chemistry preferred Or
  2. B.Sc. (Honor) training in Chemistry with a three-year course preferred Or
  3. Postgraduate (Biochemistry) training from any university/degree college recognized by U.G.C. Or
  4. B.Sc. with a postgraduate diploma in Chemistry conducted by the Department of Education, Uttar Pradesh in a university or degree college

UP TGT PGT Age Limit

It is important to understand the UP TGT PGT age limit criteria. It will help you determine whether you are eligible for the trained graduate teacher or the postgraduate teacher post or not. Candidates should be well informed of the UP TGT PGT age limit criteria to ensure that their candidacy meets the standards.

According to the most recent UP TGT PGT eligibility criteria, there is no maximum age limit. The minimum age limit for the exam is 21. Candidates who don't fit the UP TGT PGT age criteria won't be allowed to take the examination.

UP TGT PGT Number of Attempts

There is no restriction on the number of attempts to appear in the exam. The concerned board has not specified any detail about the number of attempts for TGT or PGT vacancies. If the candidate fulfills the UP TGT PGT eligibility conditions, they can apply for the position of TGT and PGT any number of times until satisfactory marks are scored.

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UP TGT PGT Eligibility Criteria FAQs

  • The UP TGT PGT eligibility criteria 2022 include the fulfillment of the educational qualification and age limit. The eligibility criteria demand a minimum degree of education and a minimum age limit. The detailed eligibility criteria for the exam based on these parameters are included above.

  • It is essential to meet the age limit criteria to apply for the exam. Candidate must have a minimum age of 21 years. According to the latest UP TGT PGT age limit criteria, there is no maximum age limit for the exam.

  • Yes, the age relaxation will be applicable as per the government rules. As per the latest UP TGT PGT eligibility criteria, age relaxation will be provided to the reserved category applicants.

  • You will have to arrange the required certificates as there is no other way to ensure the benefits of the reservation in the exam. It is also important to check other UP TGT eligibility criteria before applying for the exam.

  • The UP TGT PGT eligibility criteria are prescribed by Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Selection Board (UPSESSB). The eligibility criteria are released by the officials along with the notification.

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