UP TGT PGT Merit List 2016, Check Final Selection Process

By BYJU'S Exam Prep

Updated on: September 13th, 2023

UP TGT PGT Merit List 2016 out. UP Secondary Education Service Selection Board has released UP TGT & PGT official Answer Key 2016. Many students are confused regarding the Merit list & final selection of UP TGT & PGT exam, so here we are sharing complete detail of Merit List & final selection process of UP TGT & PGT Teacher exam 2016. UP TGT & PGT final selection will be decided on the basis of written exam, special certificates, and interview.

UP TGT PGT Final Selection Process 2016

The final merit list of Post Graduate Teacher (PGT) & Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) will be based on the performance of the candidates in written test, Special Certificates, and interview.

The weightage of written test, interview, and Special Certificates will be 85:10:5 for the post of PGT & TGT. Special Certificates included Bachelor of Education, P.hD/D Phill, and Master of Education. Complete Detail of UP TGT & PGT teacher final selection is given on the table.

Events Special Certificates Weightage in % Weightage in Marks
Written Marks 85% 425
Interview Marks 10% 50
Special Certificates B.Ed 1% 5
M.Ed 2% 10
P.hd/D. Phill 2% 10
Final Selection 100% 500

UP TGT PGT Merit List 2016 Calculation Process

UP Secondary Education Service Selection Board has the right to decide minimum written cutoff marks of each category for the next process of selection. The UPSESSB TGT & PGT written cutoff decided on the basis of performance of students. Generally, three times of student get shortlisted for the interview process.

Example: If any students answered correct 110 questions in the written exam and have B.Ed and M.Ed Degree and also got 30 marks in Interview then the complete merit list students are –

  • Written Exam (Out of 425): 110*3.4 =374 Marks
  • Interview (Out of 50): 30 Marks
  • B.Ed Degree: 00 Marks
  • M.Ed Degree: 10 Marks
  • P.hd/D. Phill: 00 Marks
  • Total Merit: 414 Marks


  • If any students have both B.Ed & M.Ed degree then only will get the benefit of M.Ed Degree.
  • National Level player also will get the benefit of 1%.
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