DSSSB 2023: Latest News, Date, Eligibility, Salary & Vacancies

September 20, 2023

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Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) was established to hire qualified, competent, and highly skilled people by conducting written exams, professional tests, and in-person interviews as needed. The Board hereby agrees to create hiring and selection processes that adhere to international testing standards and guarantee to select of the most qualified, capable, and skilled people for user departments.

Latest Updates:

  • On August 17, 2023, the DSSSB published the DSSSB Online Form on the website. The PGT/TGT application form as well as other application forms were provided by DSSSB. The DSSSB 2023 test application period ran from August 17 through September 15, 2023. The 1841 DSSSB Vacancy for PGT/TGT/Lab Assistant & other Posts been released by the DSSSB.

The DSSSB 2023 recruitment process has been started for Instructor Millwright, Technical Assistant, Maintenance Mechanic, Craft Instructor, Employability Skills Instructor, Workshop Calculation and Science Instructor, and Workshop Attendant. The Department of Training & Technical Education (DTTE), Government of the NCT of Delhi, accepts online applications for the above positions.

The date of the examinations will be announced in due course by DSSSB soon on the Board’s website. Candidates can read the article below for more details on the DSSSB Recruitment 2023.

DSSSB Exam 2023: Highlights

OrganizationDelhi Subordinate Services Selection Board
Post NameInstructor Millwright, Technical Assistant, Maintenance Mechanic, Craft Instructor, Employability Skills Instructor, Workshop Calculation and Science Instructor, Workshop Attendant
Vacancy1841 for PGT/TGT/Lab Assistant & various posts. 
Exam DateTBD
Application ModeOnline
Exam ModeOnline
Recruitment ProcessOne Tier examination
Education QualificationVaries with posts
Age LimitVaries with posts
SalaryVaries with posts
Exam Helpdesk No.22370229
Official websiteWebsite Link

DSSSB Notification 2023

For the DSSSB Exam 2023, the DSSSB has released one notification so far. Take a look at the following details about these updates:


DSSSB Exam Dates 2023

Aspirants who want to apply for the job should be aware of the exam dates to prepare for the examination easily.

DSSSB released notification for the recruitment of 1841 PGT/TGT & various posts.

Important eventsDate
DSSSB Notification 202317th August 2023
Registration Start17th August 2023
Registration Ends15th September 2023
DSSSB Admit Card releaseTBD
DSSSB ResultTo be announced
DSSSB Score Card if applicableTo be announced

DSSSB Vacancies

Every year DSSSB organizes recruiting exams for several government job profiles and divisions. Applications also filled last year’s vacancies for Post Graduate Teachers (PGT) and Trained Graduate Teachers (TGT) under Advertisement Nos. 02/2020 and 04/2020, respectively.

Post NamePost CodeVacancy
JE/ SO Civil801/22575
JE/ SO Electrical802/22116
AE Civil803/22151
AE Electrical804/2210
Assistant Law Officer/ Legal Assistant805/2226
Assistant Archivist, Grade-I01/2206
Manager (Civil)02/2201
Shift Incharge03/2208
Manager (Mechanical)04/2224
Manager (Traffic)05/2213
Protection Officer06/2223
Deputy Manager (Traffic)07/2203
Pump Driver/ Fitter Electrical 2nd Class/ Electric Driver 2nd Class/ Motorman/ Electric Mistry /SBO08/2268
Manager (IT)09/2201
Filter Supervisor10/2218
Manager (Electrical)11/2201
Manager (Accounts)13/222
Deputy Manager (Accounts)14/2218
Junior Labour Welfare Inspector15/227
Assistant Store Keeper16/225
Store Attendant17/226
Tailor Master19/221
Publication Assistant20/221
Trained Graduate Teacher (Special Education Teacher)21/22364
PGT Music (Male)22/221
PGT (Fine Arts/ Painting) (Male)23/221
PGT Urdu (Male)24/223
PGT Urdu (Female)25/223
PGT Horticulture26/222
PGT Psychology (Male)27/221
PGT Psychology (Female)28/221
PGT Computer Science (Male)29/227
PGT Computer Science (Female)30/2219
PGT Punjabi (Female)31/222
PGT Sanskrit (Female)32/2221
PGT English (Male)33/2213
PGT English (Female)34/2214
PGT EVGC (Male)35/2219
PGT EVGC (Female)36/2235
Assistant Teacher (Nursery)38/2204
TGT (Computer Science)39/22106
Domestic Science Teacher40/22201
Physical Education Teacher41/22221
PGT Economics (Female)42/2206
Instructor Millwright01/2307
Technical Assistant (Junior)02/2302
Maintenance Mechanic03/2301
Craft Instructor- Basic Cosmetology (For NTC/STC/NAC Holders04/2304
Craft Instructor- Basic Cosmetology (For Degree/ Diploma Holders)05/2305
Craft Instructor- Mechanic Motor Vehicle (For NTC/STC/NAC holders)06/2311
Crafts Instructor- Draughtsman Civil (For NTC/STC/NAC holders)07/2319
Craft Instructor- Draughtsman Civil (For Degree/Diploma holders)08/2305
Craft Instructor-Fitter (For NTC/STC/NAC holders)09/2313
Craft Instructor- Electrician (For NTC/STC/NAC holders10/2311
Craft Instructor- Electrician (For Degree/Diploma holders)11/2307
Craft Instructor- Refrigeration & Air- conditioning Technician (For NTC/STC/NAC holders)12/2309
Craft Instructor- Refrigeration & Air- conditioning Technician (For Degree/Diploma holders)13/2307
Craft Instructor- Fashion Design & Technology (NTC/STC/NAC Holders)14/2309
Craft Instructor- Fashion Design & Technology (Degree/Diploma Holders)15/2305
Craft Instructor- Turner (NTC/STC/NAC Holders)16/2304
Craft Instructor- (Computer Operator & Programming Assistant (NTC/STC/NAC Holders)17/2308
Craft Instructor- (Computer Operator & Programming Assistant (Degree/ Diploma Holders)18/2303
Craft Instructor- Sewing Technology (NTC/STC/NAC Holders)19/2301
Craft Instructor- Sewing Technology (Degree/Diploma Holders)20/2307
Craft Instructor- Welder (NTC/STC/NAC Holders)21/2308
Craft Instructor-Food Production (General ) (NTC/STC/NAC Holders)22/2303
Craft Instructor-Food Production (General ) (For Degree/Diploma Holders)23/2301
Craft Instructor- Electronics Mechanic (NTC/STC/NAC Holders)24/2306
Craft Instructor- Electronics Mechanic (Degree/Diploma Holders)25/2302
Craft Instructor- Machinist (NTC/STC/NAC Holders)26/2305
Craft Instructor- Draughtsman Mechanical (NTC/STC/NAC Holders)27/2305
Craft Instructor- Draughtsman Mechanical (Degree/Diploma Holders)28/2301
Employability Skills Instructor29/2318
Workshop Calculation and Science Instructor30/2326
Workshop Attendant31/2345

DSSSB Eligibility Criteria 2023

According to the Department’s recruitment rules, the applicant must meet the requirements for the position to which he or she is applying in terms of age, education, experience, and other factors.

The criteria specified in the advertisement regarding nationality, age, experience, educational and technical qualification, etc. will be used as of 07th April 2023.


Aspirants must adhere to the age limit criteria as discussed below.

Post NameAge limit
Instructor MillwrightNot exceeding 30 years
Technical Assistant (Junior)Not exceeding 30 years
Maintenance MechanicNot exceeding 30 years
Craft InstructorNot exceeding 30 years
Employability Skills InstructorNot exceeding 30 years
Workshop Calculation and Science InstructorNot exceeding 30 years
Workshop Attendant18- 27 years

Here are some Age relaxations given to candidates in the reserved category. Get the detailed information from the table below, the category corresponding to the Age limit.

CategoriesGroupUpper limit Age relaxation
SC/STGroup B & C5 years
OBCGroup B & C3 years
PwDGroup B & C10 years
PwD + SC/STGroup B & C15 years
PwD + OBCGroup B & C13 years
  Departmental candidatesGroup BUp to 5 years
Group CUp to 40 years of age (43 years for OBC & 45 years for SC/ST)
Ex-servicemenGroup B (Non-Gazetted) & CMilitary service + 3 years
Meritorious Sports PersonsGroup CUp to 05 years (08 years for OBC & 10 years for SC/ST)
Disabled Defence services personnelGroup C45 years (48 years for OBC & 50years for SC/ST)
Widows/ divorced women/ women judicially separated and who are not remarried nowGroup CUp to 35 years (Up to 38 years for OBC & 40 years for SC/ST)

Educational Qualification

The aspirants need to fulfil some educational and technical qualification to be a pet fit for the applied position. The academic qualifications that candidates have to adhere to is given here in correspondence with the post name. Candidates can check the detailed Technical qualification in the official notification released by DSSSB.

Post NameAcademic Qualification
Instructor Millwright,  (i) A three-year Mechanical Engineering diploma from a reputable university, board, or institution AND (ii) Two years of teaching or working experience in a related business or organization after getting the necessary training.
Technical Assistant (Junior)  (i) A three-year Mechanical Engineering diploma from a reputable university, board, or institution AND (ii) Two years of teaching or working experience in a related business or organization after getting the necessary training.
Maintenance Mechanic(i) A three-year Mechanical Engineering diploma from a reputable university, board, or institution AND (ii) Two years of teaching or working experience in a related business or organization after getting the necessary training.
Craft Instructor10th grade with science and math under the 10+2 system from an accredited school or board.
Employability Skills Instructor(i) Studied English up to the 12th grade or higher and completed at least a year of basic computer training from a recognized institution AND (1) A Master of Business Administration from an accredited institution or university. OR (2) Hold a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from a reputable institution or university and have two years of training, industry, or teaching experience in a school, college, university, or industrial organization. OR (3) A Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, Social Welfare, or Economics from a reputable university or institution, together with two years of experience in training or teaching at a school, college, university, or business. OR (4) You must have graduated from a reputable university or institute and have two years of experience working in education, training, or industry in a facility, school, college, university, or business. You must also have received training in employability skills from DGET-approved institutions.
Workshop Calculation and Science Instructor(i) A mechanical engineering degree from an accredited university. (ii) After receiving the necessary training, one year of experience teaching or working in a reputable industry. OR (i) A three-year Mechanical Engineering diploma from a board or institution that is respected. (ii) After receiving the necessary training, two years of experience teaching or working in a reputable industry.
Workshop Attendant(i) Completion of the 10th grade with a science and math grade from an accredited school, board or university. (ii) State or national trade certification from an accredited institution. OR A nationally recognized institution’s National Apprenticeship Certificate.

Nationality / Citizenship

The candidate must be a citizen of India to be eligible for the recruitment process of DSSSB 2023

DSSSB Application

The application process for DSSSB recruitment 2023 started on 17th August 2023 and closed on 15th September 2023. The applications were only accepted online. No other way of submitting the application forms was accepted. Candidates must submit their online applications well before the closing date rather than waiting until the last minute to avoid a last-minute rush. For any reason(s) stated to be out of the candidates’ control, the DSSSB shall not be held liable if they cannot submit their applications within the allotted time frame.

Application fees

After completing the application form, candidates must pay the application fee online. The following are the application fees for various categories:

CategoryApplication Fee
OBC/GeneralINR 100


  • Ex-Servicemen who have previously obtained regular employment with the Central Government, the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi, or its autonomous or local bodies after utilising the benefits of the reservation provided to Ex-Servicemen for their re-employment are NOT qualified for a fee exemption. 
  • Candidates can pay the DSSSB application fee through SBI e-pay. Other forms of payment are not accepted, and the authority will cancel such candidates’ applications.
  • Under no circumstances are the fees deposited refundable.

Application Steps

DSSSB Recruitment 2023 started from 09th March 2023. Eligible aspirants have to apply online at the official website. When completing the online application form, candidates must carefully read the instructions for applying online for the particular position. No request for a change, correction, modification, or change of category will ever be accepted once the online application form has been submitted. No correspondence will be made in this regard, and requests received in this regard in any manner—by mail, fax, email, hand—will not be entertained.

Candidate must ensure that he or she is enrolled on the DSSSB’s website before submitting an online application. To begin, candidates must register as new users on the exam’s official website. Candidates must follow the steps outlined below:

  • Browse to dsssb official website for more information.
  • Choose ‘Click for New Entry/Registration’
  • Provide the details – Date of birth, class 10th roll number, and class 10th passing year.
  • Click the Submit button.
  • Enter candidates’ names, parents ‘/spouse’ names, gender, nationality, phone number, email address, and password for registration.
  • Read the agreement and mark the box at the bottom of the page if you agree.
  • Click the Submit button.
  • Keep a record of your DSSSB registration number and password.
  • Finally, Press the Proceed button to continue.

Candidates can then follow the below mentioned steps to fill the form easily.

  • Candidates who meet the requirements must go to www.dsssbonline.nic.in to apply online.
  • Login using the user ID and password that was generated at the time of registration.
  • Click on the Apply Online link to apply for the exam.
  • Fill in the necessary details asked while filling the exam form.
  • Then, upload the asked documents – photo, signature, or any other document.
  • Make the payment as per your category.
  • Download the form and keep it safe for future references.

According to the officials, any errors in the application form’s data and the application money the candidate paid are his/her responsibility. So, candidates must double-check their online application before submitting it to make sure all the fields have been filled out correctly.

DSSSB Admit Card

DSSSB Exam Admit Card for 2023 is yet to be released. Candidates will be able to download the hall ticket easily. On the day of the exam, candidates must bring their DSSSB Admit Card to the exam centre.

The aspirants can now use the below steps to download the Admit Card for the DSSSB examination. Carry out the steps carefully.

1. Go to the official Website of DSSSB.

2. On the home screen, click the Download Admit Card for DSSSB 2023.

3. Admit Card tab will open.

4. Fill in the following information:

  • Number of the application
  • Year of birth
  • Fill the captcha
  • Now, click login to sign in.

5. The DSSSB hall ticket will now appear on the screen.

6. Then, candidates can print the Admit card by pressing the download option.

Admit Card Details

The following information about the Exam and Exam Centre will be on the DSSSB 2023 hall ticket:

  • Applicants’ First and Last Names
  • Registration Number
  • Candidate’s Father’s name
  • Address
  • Date of the exam
  • Address of Exam Centre
  • Time to report
  • Important instructions related to exam
  • Subject and Code for the Subject
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DSSSB Exam Centres

The examination center for the DSSSB 2023 exam is yet to be announced by the officials. The Board also reserves the right to cancel or set up a new examination center and divert the candidates from a particular examination center to another examination center, if required. The Board also reserves the right to shift candidates of any one center to some other center to take the Exam. No request for change in date, time and center of exam will be accepted under any circumstances.

  • Candidates who applied for the position in the recruitment campaign will be given the exam location.
  • Given that the test is a State-only exam, candidates may not be requested to select their exam location.
  • Because all the centers will only be assigned in the Delhi NCT, candidates won’t have any say in which center they choose.
  • The candidates are recommended to be at the testing location on time.
  • On a countdown basis, the exam center will be chosen. To secure their preferred exam site, candidates should register as soon as feasible.
East DelhiTo be announced
South DelhiTo be announced
North DelhiTo be announced
West DelhiTo be announced
Central DelhiTo be announced

DSSSB Exam Pattern

Candidates should have a thorough understanding of the DSSSB exam pattern. To prepare for the DSSSB 2023 recruitment exam must have an overall understanding. The DSSSB 2023 is a One Tier Examination. The questions will be Objective type – MCQ based. From here, get all the vital DSSSB Exam Pattern for the year 2023.

TierSectionNo. of questionsTotal MarksPost CodeDuration
One TierSection A: 1. General Awareness 2. General Intelligence & Reasoning ability 3. Arithmetical & Numerical Ability 4. Test of Hindi Language & Comprehension 5. Test of English Language & Comprehension   Section B: Subjects as per the post chosen20020001/23 – 31/232 hours


  • Each incorrect MCQ answer will result in a 0.25 mark penalty under the use of negative marking.
  • Candidates will have to appear for a mock test, the instructions for which is mentioned on the official website.
  • The final merit list will be compiled using the combined aggregate scores from Sections A and B.
  • For Section-A, there are no required minimum scores.
  • The domain subject-specific r/o Section-B of the Tier I Examinations will be the only section for applicants of all post codes where the minimum required qualifying marks will apply.

DSSSB Syllabus

Students should be well-informed about the latest syllabus and exam pattern. As the preparation of the students is based on the syllabus, candidates must be well-versed with the same. Before taking the exam, candidates should review the marking system and curriculum, as this will assist them in better comprehend the exam format.

DSSSB Syllabus: Section A

General AwarenessGeneral Intelligence & Reasoning abilityArithmetical & Numerical AbilityTest of Hindi Language & ComprehensionTest of English Language & Comprehension
HistoryDifferencesDecimalsHindi GrammarReading Comprehension
Scientific ResearchSimilarities and Analogies  L.C.M & H.C.FReading Hindi ComprehensionSynonyms & Antonyms and it’s the correct usage
Everyday ScienceArithmetical reasoningAverage Time & WorkBasics of Hindi GrammarVocabulary
GeographyProblem-solving  Ratio & Proportion Sentence Structure
Art & CultureJudgmentDiscount, Profit & Loss Grammar
 Analysis  Tables & Graphs Fill in the Blanks
 Decision makingTime & Distance  
 Space visualizationSimple & Compound Interest  
 Relationship & ConceptsMensuration  
 Classification of Verbal and figureSimplification  
 Discrimination & ObservationFractions  
  Data Interpretation  

DSSSB Syllabus: Section B

Section B of the examination is according to the specific subject or qualification. The portion is dependent on the position applied. It is a 100 Mark Multiple Choice and objective exam. The examination is mandatory for candidates who choose of particular position.

DSSSB Result and Cutoffs

The Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board – DSSSB is a state-level entrance exam that takes place to hire employees for the NCT Government of Delhi. The information for the DSSSB exam will be available on the Delhi government’s official website, www.delhi.gov.in. The DSSSB 2023 for various posts under Department of Training & Technical Education (DTTE) has several openings. The forthcoming DSSSB 2023 will take place entirely online. The DSSSB 2023 employment vacancies will were released on 24th February 2023.

The scorecard and the DSSSB result 2023 will be available on the official website. The scorecard will display the individual section scores as well as the combined section score.

DSSSB Results 2023

The DSSSB result for 2023 will be released after successful completion of the exam. Along with the result PDF document, the category-wise cut-off marks will also be out. Here, we will provide all the vital details of the DSSSB Exam Result and Cut-off marks overview. If two or more applicants in the same category scored the same on the Tier 1 exam:

  1. The candidate who receives better marks in the subject-specific Section B is to be given preference;
  2. If the marks indicated in (1) above are also equal, the candidate who is older is to be given preference.
  3. In cases where the date of birth is also the same, the candidate with the first name that appears first in the alphabet (in English) will be given a higher ranking for merit.

Follow these steps to check the DSSSB exam results:
1: Start by visiting the official website of DSSSB.
2: Now, you will see a result link click on that.
3: Login into your account.
4: Select the appropriate result link.
5: Go to the DSSSB website and download the results.
Shortlisted candidates are also notified separately by phone, email, or SMS by the board.

DSSSB Cutoffs 2023

DSSSB has the right to impose a minimal cutoff score for every position depending on the number of candidates that apply. The cutoff scores are yet to be released by the officials. The same will be updated here as soon as the it is announced through the notification PDF.

Note: Depending on the candidates’ marks and the number of openings in the various categories, the cut off points for selection may increase.

DSSSB Salary Structure

Candidates who apply for several positions provided by DSSSB 2023 will be paid generously by the Delhi government. Every year, the DSSSB Online Exam takes place. The recruitment gives all candidates a chance to join the distinguished Government Organization. Also, Salary varies depending on the position. Let’s have a look at the pay scales for the various opening available through the DSSSB.

Post NameGrade PayGroupPay Scale
Instructor MillwrightINR 4200Group B, Non-Gazetted, Non-MinisterialINR 35400 – INR 112400 (Pay level 6: INR 9300 – INR 34800)
Technical Assistant (Junior)  INR 4200Group B, Non-Gazetted, Non-MinisterialINR 35400 – INR 112400 (Pay level 6: INR 9300 – INR 34800)
Maintenance Mechanic  INR 4200Group B, Non-Gazetted, Non-MinisterialINR 35400 – INR 112400 (Pay level 6: INR 9300 – INR 34800)
Craft InstructorINR 4200Group B, Non-Gazetted, Non-MinisterialINR 35400 – INR 112400 (Pay level 6: INR 9300 – INR 34800)
Employability Skills InstructorINR 4200Group B, Non-Gazetted, Non-MinisterialINR 35400 – INR 112400 (Pay level 6: INR 9300 – INR 34800)
Workshop Calculation and Science InstructorINR 4200Group B, Non-Gazetted, Non-MinisterialINR 35400 – INR 112400 (Pay level 6: INR 9300 – INR 34800)
Workshop AttendantINR 1900Group C, Non-Gazetted, Non-MinisterialINR 19900 – INR 63200

DSSSB Preparation Tips

After getting a good overview of the DSSSB Syllabus & Exam Pattern, candidates can now go through some of the important tips from our side.

  • Candidates might divide their study time according to the importance of the exam.
  • Candidates must complete all previous year’s papers that are relevant to the exam to identify their deficiencies.
  • Try to give more attention and time to important subjects as the overall score will be affected by the individual scores of each subject.
  • Candidates must practice consistently and take online mock examinations to complete all of the questions in a shorter amount of time.
  • Given that you are studying for 7-8 hours each day, you can stick to a daily schedule to finish your preparation well before the DSSSB exam dates in 2023.
  • Candidates who are weak in the GA/GS part should start studying from the NCERT books. Try to read the newspaper regularly to stay up to date on current events.
  • There is also a plethora of great YouTube channels that give excellent educational information on several topics.

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How many times does the DSSSB Exam take place each year?

The DSSSB Examination is held once a year for different positions. In 2023, the applications for Instructor Millwright, Technical Assistant, Maintenance Mechanic, Craft Instructor, Employability Skills Instructor, Workshop Calculation and Science Instructor, and Workshop Attendant are released.

How many vacancies are there in the DSSSB advertisement number 1/2023?

DSSSB Recruitment 2023 aims to fill 258 positions. The vacant positions include Instructor Millwright, Technical Assistant, Maintenance Mechanic, Craft Instructor, Employability Skills Instructor, Workshop Calculation and Science Instructor, and Workshop Attendant.

Are women eligible to apply for the DSSSB recruitment in 2023?

Women are eligible to apply for the DSSSB recruitment 2023. Aspirants must review all the details of the applying positions. Women candidates are exempted from payment of application fees.

Has the DSSSB completed the application process for the 2023 vacancies?

The application for the posts under DTTE was last accepted on 07th April 2023.

Has the DSSSB vacancy 2023 application process begun?

Yes, the application period for the DSSSB job opening 2023 (Advertisement No 1/2023) has started. The application started on 09th March 2023 and came to an end on 07th April 2023.

How do I change my login credentials for DSSSB Exam?

Candidates must click the ‘Forget Password’ option at the bottom of the login page to reset their login credentials in order to check the DSSSB result or download the DSSSB admit card.

Will the DSSSB Exam Result be sent to me in hard copy?

No, the DSSSB does not send candidates a printed copy of their results. Candidates must go to the official website to download their results.

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