UP TGT PGT Notification & Exam Date

UP TGT PGT Notification & Exam Date

ByNeha Dhyani  |  Updated on: Jun 24, 2021
UP PGT TGT Official Recruitment 20221 notification for vacancies has been released. Check here the latest updates of UP PGT TGT 2021 exam.

UP TGT PGT Vacancy 2020-21 Notification

UP TGT PGT Vacancy 2020-21 Notification has been released. U.P. Secondary Education Service Selection Board (UPSESSB) has published an official Notice regarding the vacancy notification for the post of UP TGT & PGT teacher. The UP TGT PGT exam date 2021:

UPSESSB TGT & PGT Exam Date Official Notice - Download Here

UP PGT Vacancy 2020-2021, Check Category-wise Vacancy Details

UP TGT Vacancy 2020-2021, Check Category-wise Vacancy Details

In the UP TGT PGT Notification 2020-21, a total of 15508 vacancies of TGT and PGT teacher has been announced. We have provided detailed information related to the UPSESSB TGT & PGT application procedure, important dates, application fees, age limit, qualification, number of vacancies, and pay scaleCandidates can visit the official websites via http://www.upsessb.org/. Candidates can check the UP TGT PGT official vacancy 2020 notification from the link given below.

UP TGT PGT Teacher Vacancy 2020-21 Notification- Download PDF

UP TGT Vacancies 2020 Notification- Download PDF
UP PGT Vacancies 2020 Notification- Download PDF

UP TGT PGT Vacancy 2020-21 Notification: Important Dates

As per the previous UP TGT PGT Notification, here is the list of important dates that will be useful for the upcoming UPSESSB teacher recruitment exam. 

UP TGT PGT Vacancy 2020 Notification Release Date15th March 2021
UP TGT PGT Online Application Begins16th March 2021
Last Date to Register10th May 2021
Last Date to Apply Online15th May 2021
Admit CardTo be out soon
UP TGT PGT Exam Date 2020August 2021
UP TGT Exam Date 20217th and 8th August 2021 [New Update]
UP PGT Exam Date 202117th and 18th August 2021 [New Update]

UP Teacher Recruitment Notification 2020: Total Vacancy

The total vacancies for UP TGT and PGT teacher post-2020 are 15508. The distribution of seats among trained graduate teacher and postgraduate teacher is shown below:

PostsNumber of Vacancies
Trained Graduate Teacher12913
Post Graduate Teacher 2595

Apply Online for UPSESSB TGT PGT 2021 Recruitment

Here are a few simple steps that would be followed while filling the online application form. It is not at all complicated and will help you avoid any missteps while applying for the UP TGT and PGT teacher vacancies.

  1. Visit the official website of  http://www.upsessb.org/.
  2. Click on “Click Here To Apply Online for TGT – Examination 2020 and PGT – Examination 2020”.
  3. After this click on the “Apply” button, it will open the option “Candidate Registration”.
  4. Now click on “Candidate Registration”.
  5. Fill all the required details mentioned in the application form.
  6. Pay the application fee which is mentioned in the table below in the article.
  7. Upload image & other required documents.
  8. Click on submit option after cross-checking the filled information again.
  9. Take a printout for future references.

UP TGT & PGT 2021 Application Fees

The application fee for the online application filling process is divided into three categories: General or other backward classes, scheduled caste and scheduled tribe. Check out the table to know the exact amount to be submitted while the form filling process.

CategoryApplication Fee(₹)Online Processing charge(₹)Total application fee(₹)
EWS (TGT)40050450
EWS (PGT)60050650

UP TGT PGT Vacancy 2020 Notification: Eligibility Details

The age limit criteria are one of the essential eligibility criteria to be considered while filling the form. There's no description of the maximum age limit but the minimum age should not be less than 21 as of 1 July 2020. Check out the table for more information.

Minimum Limit21 Years
Maximum Limitnot specified

UPSESSB TGT & PGT Educational Qualification

For TGT– Candidates must have a graduate degree in the related subject with B.Ed/BTC or any other teacher training certificate.

For PGT– Candidates must have a postgraduate degree in a related subject advertised in the official notification.

Note: Check page number 14-19 for the details of the subject's application for the TGT and page number 15-22 for PGT posts.

UP TGT PGT Teacher Selection Process

The selection process for trained graduate teachers will only include the written exam which means 'no interview'. This is good news for many of the candidates who are aiming for this job. However, the postgraduate applicants will have to go through the interview round after qualifying for the interview round.

PostWritten examWeight of academicsInterview Special Qualification
TGT YesYesNoNo 

UP TGT & PGT Teacher Salary Structure 2020

The salary is one of the most attractive features of a job. The salary structure for both trained graduate teachers and a postgraduate teacher is mentioned in the table below. The TGT post will have the 4600-grade pay and PGT falls under the 4800-grade pay. Check out the complete salary mentioned below.

Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) Rs. 44900 – 142400, Pay Level 7, Grade Pay 4600.
Postgraduate Teacher (PGT) Rs. 47600 – 151100, Pay Level 8, Grade Pay 4800

Exam Pattern of UPSESSB TGT & PGT

The exam pattern is important to understand the basic needs of the examination. There will be a total of 125 questions for both TGT snd PGT examination and there will be no negative marking which is again good news. The rest of the important details are mentioned below, do check them out.

DetailsTGT PostsPGT Posts
No. of Questions125 Questions125 Questions
Time Duration2 hours2 hours
Negative MarkingNoNo
Each Question 4 marks3.4 marks


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UP TGT Exam Notification FAQs

  • The direct link to download the UP TGT PGT notification 2020 pdf is mentioned here. As per the latest notice, the UP TGT Notification has been cancelled. 

  • A total of 15508 vacancies have been released in UP TGT PGT notification 2020 pdf. 

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