DSSSB Exam Pattern 2021 for PGT, TGT PRT/Nursery Teacher

  • The DSSSB Syllabus for PRT, TGT comprises of the one-tier exam. On the other hand, the DSSSB Syllabus for PGT is a two-tier process.
  • The selection for TGT and PRT will be made on the marks scored in tier I while for PGT it will be on the basis of marks scored in Tier 2.

Important points for DSSSB Exam for PRT, TGT & PGT

  • Negative Marking will be applicable and a deduction of 0.25 marks will be made for each wrong answer.
  • The Board reserves its right to prescribe a minimum cut off mark for any post as per availability of candidates.
  • The Examination questions will be bilingual (Hindi & English) except for the Language papers which would be in the language concerned only.
  • The selection shall be made through One Tier (T) for PRT and TGT post while Two Tier (T) for the post of TGT. 
  • There is no provision of re-evaluation/re-checking of Answer Sheets/Answer Scripts in respect of the examinations conducted by DSSSB.

DSSSB PRT, TGT & PGT Exam Pattern 2021 for Tier 1

SubjectsNo. of questionsNo. of MarksTime
General Awareness20203 Hours
Mental ability and reasoning ability2020
Numerical Aptitude & Data Interpretation2020
Hindi Language & Comprehension.2020
English Language & Comprehension.2020
Subject Concerned (teaching methodology/post-graduation)200200


DSSSB PGT Exam Pattern for Tier 2 

Candidates who will qualify DSSSB PGT tier 1 exam will be called to take the Tier 2 exam.

TierExam TopicsTypeMaximum MarksTotal Time
Tier-2Part ISubject/Qualification PaperObjective100 3 hours
Part IIQuestions pertaining to Post-Graduation qualification and teaching methodology required for the post.Descriptive200

 4003 Hours

Here we have provided you with the DSSSB Syllabus for PRT, PGT and TGT for Part A and Part B.

DSSSB Syllabus 2021 for PGT for Tier 1

Part – A

General Awareness Syllabus for DSSSB PGT/TGT/PRT 

  • History
  • Geography
  • Indian Polity
  • Economics
  • Constitution
  • Sports
  • Art & Culture
  • Everyday Science
  • Scientific Research
  • National/International Organizations /Institutions etc. 

General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability Syllabus for DSSSB PGT/TGT/PRT 

  • Analogies
  • Similarities
  • Differences
  • Space visualization
  • Problem-solving
  • Analysis, judgment
  • Decision making
  • Visual memory
  • Discrimination & Observation,
  • Relationship & Concepts,
  • Arithmetical reasoning,
  • Verbal and figure classification,
  • Arithmetical number series

Arithmetical & Numerical Ability Syllabus for DSSSB PGT/TGT/PRT 

  • Simplification
  • Decimals
  • Data Interpretation
  • Fractions
  • L.C.M
  • H.C.F
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Percentage
  • Average
  • Profit & Loss
  • Discount
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Mensuration
  • Time & Work
  • Time & Distance
  • Tables & Graphs

English Language & Comprehension Syllabus for DSSSB PGT/TGT/PRT 

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Sentence Structure,
  • Synonyms & Antonyms and usage

हिंदी भाषा और गद्यांश: Hindi Syllabus for DSSSB PGT/TGT/PRT 

  • संधि / समास
  • उपसर्ग और प्रत्यय
  • रस / छन्द / अलंकार
  • मुहावरों और लोकोक्तियाँ/ कहावते
  • अनेक शब्दो के लिए एक शब्द
  • गद्यांश
  • रिक्त स्थान की पूर्ति
  • व्याकरण
  • पर्यायवाची/विपरीतार्थक शब्द

Part – B Concerned Subject:

In this section, the question will be asked from concerned subjects.

The concerned subject is different for each subject, Like Math, teacher questions will ask from mathematics.

DSSSB Syllabus 2021 for PGT for Tier 2

Here is the syllabus for DSSSB PGT posts for Part 1 and Part 2. 

Part I: Objective/MCQ

  • General Intelligence & reasoning ability – The syllabus will be the same as in tier 1. However, the difficulty level of the questions will be higher. 
  • Quantitative Aptitude – In addition to Arithmetical and Numerical Abilities as in tier-I with a slightly higher level
  • General Awareness: In addition to topics given for Tier-I there shall be the question on history, culture, demography, geography & economy of Delhi, Administrative set up and Governance in NCT of Delhi, various schemes of Delhi Govt.
  • Hindi & English language & Comprehension – same as in tier-I but with a slightly higher level.
  • Numerical Aptitude & Data interpretation

Part-II: (Descriptive)

In this section, the question will be asked from concerned subjects.

The concerned subject will be dependent on the subjects teaching methodology as well as the subjects of post-graduation.