DSSSB Teacher Selection Process 2021 for TGT, PGT & PRT Post

DSSSB Teacher Selection Process 2021 for TGT, PGT & PRT Post

ByAshish  |  Updated on: Jun 9, 2021DSSSB Recruitment 2021 has been announced however the exam date is not out yet! Check out the vacancy, official notification here! Get DSSSB previous year question paper for TGT, PGT, PRT, Nursery Teacher and kickstart your exam preparation. Also, Stay Tuned for latest news for Delhi Government Teaching Jobs.
DSSSB Recruitment 2021 has been announced however the exam date is not out yet! Check out the vacancy, official notification here! Get DSSSB previous year question paper for TGT, PGT, PRT, Nursery Teacher and kickstart your exam preparation. Also, Stay Tuned for latest news for Delhi Government Teaching Jobs.
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DSSSB Teacher Selection Process 2021

DSSSB Teacher Selection Process 2021: DSSSB stands for Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board and is responsible for the recruitment of teachers in the school of Delhi. The DSSSB vacancies for PRT, TGT, and PGT are released and the eligible candidates will be looking for the selection process and the job profile of DSSSB Teacher.

You should read all the information related to the DSSSB Selection Process of PRT, PGT & TGT teachers in Government School either MCD or DOE through DSSSB.

About DSSSB Teacher Recruitment 2021

The DSSSB was established to smoothly execute the process of recruiting capable, competent, highly skilled individuals by conducting written tests, professional tests and personal interviews wherever as desired. The Board is also committed to developing recruitment and selection procedures that are equal to the global standards in testing as much as possible. DSSSB promises selections by all fair means, of the most competent, capable, and skilled individuals as teachers. You can check DSSSB Exam Date below:

DSSSB 2021 TGT, PRT and Nursery Recruitment Official Notification PDF (Advt. 02/2021)

DSSSB 2021 TGT Recruitment Official Notification PDF (Advt. 03/2021)

DSSSB Selection Procedure for TGT, PGT & PRT Teachers

We shall now discuss how this selection of candidates is made. It will definitely help you in planning your preparation strategy and understanding the efforts you need to put in to clear the cut-off. The Selection Process of PRT & TGT teachers in Government School via DSSSB (Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board)consists of the following steps:-

1. Filling of Online Application

2. Appearing in the exam

3. Getting listed in the Merit List

4. Appearing for Documentation & Verification

5. Getting posting at School Allocated

6. Joining the School on a prescribed date

(A) Mode of the Examination

The DSSSB exam for Nursery Teacher, TGT & PRT comprises the one-tier exam. The exam is online in nature and consists of 200 questions with maximum marks of 200.

(B) Examination Pattern:

The test will consist of objective-type questions. It will comprise of two parts: Part A (Consist of GK & GA, Reasoning ability, numerical ability, English & Hindi Language) & Part B (for the subject concerned). The description of both the papers has been given in the table below:

1.Part-AGeneral Awareness2020 2 Hours
2.General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability2020
3.Arithmetical & Numerical Ability2020
4.English Language2020
5.Hindi Language2020
6.Part-BThe subject concerned as per the
the qualification prescribed for the post including questions on teaching methodology
Total 200200

Click Here: DSSSB TGT, PRT Detailed Exam Pattern

(C) Merit List:

After evaluating the performance of the candidates in the DSSSB online examination (Tier-One), the merit list is published. Candidates must score well in this round to be eligible for further consideration. 

(D) Document Verification:

The final round of the DSSSB Teacher recruitment is the document verification process. Candidates must be present on the due date and produce the prescribed documents as asked. In case they fail to produce the same, it might lead to the rejection of their candidature. 

The main documents required for the said round is,

  1. DSSSB Teacher Admit Card
  2. The hard copy of the Online Form
  3. Aadhar Card or any other identity proof
  4. DSSSB Teacher Qualifying Marks

Candidates need to score the prescribed qualifying marks to stand a chance of being selected. The category-wise qualifying marks are stated below.

DSSSB Teacher Qualifying Marks



OBC (Delhi)




DSSSB Job Profile

Here are some of the major pointers which make the DSSSB teacher recruitments more approachable and worth the competition. The job is of a teacher which means that you not only have to teach the subject but also improvise the way the methods of teaching for every type of student. So the perks and the benefits of the job are worth the competition. Check out the list:

  • The salary is based on the 7th Pay Commission and is decent.
  • Scope for promotion is high and can be achieved every year or sometimes quarterly.
  • Paid Maternity leave up to 6 months for female employees
  • Most important of all is Job security with other benefits and allowances.
  • The job is similar to any other teaching job.
  • The placement will only be in the schools of Delhi.
  • Promotions and transfers will also be allocated in Delhi.
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  • There is only one round of Written Test, which is an online-based test. 

  • Yes, the new exam date is out and the exam will begin from 25th June 2021.

  • The official DSSSB site is Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board.

  • You can check below the exam pattern for PGT is given below. The exam will be held in an online mode and consists of 300 questions with maximum marks of 300.

    Point of DistinctionEducational Qualification

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

    2. Degree / Diploma in training /Education.


    3 years experience of teaching in a college /Higher Secondary School/ High School in the subject concerned.

    Educational Qualification
    Pay ScaleRs. 9300-34800 + Grade Pay 4800/- Group: ‘B’ 
    Age LimitBelow 36 years 
    Guest/Contract Teachers
    • Relaxation in upper age as a onetime measure up to the actual time spent as a contractual employee of the same department,
    • Subject to a maximum of 5 years provided they have worked for at least 180 working days in that particular year
    Teaching in University05 years of age relaxation to “those who are Teaching in University” may be given which is at par with the age relaxation given to Govt.
    Servant for posts.


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