DSSSB Exam 2022: Latest News, Date, Eligibility, Salary & Vacancies

October 22, 2022

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The DSSSB 2021 recruitment process for Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), Jr Secretariat Assistant, PRT, Assistant Teacher, AE, Patwari, and other posts is now underway under the 03/21, 02/21, as well as 01/21 notifications.

The DSSSB TGT Exam Schedule for 2021 is now available. All graduates preparing for government employment in Delhi government departments should rejoice. The Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board (DSSSB) has releases the office notice and online application for 13043 positions in the Delhi Government, including TGT, PRT, LDC, Clerk, Patwari, and also Counsellor.

Get all the details of DSSSB Exam 2021 from here including Exam Date, Application Fee, Eligibility, etc.

About DSSSB Exam 2021

The DSSSB 2021 recruitment process for Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), PRT, Assistant Teacher, Jr Secretariat Assistant, Patwari, AE, and other posts. All of these posts are now under the 01/21, 02/21, and 03/21 notifications. The board has declared the DSSSB test date for TGT jobs in 2021. From September 2 to 27, the DSSSB TGT 2021 exam will take place. Under ad no. 01/20, 02/20, 03/20, 04/20, as well as 05/20, the DSSSB is now conducting exams for posts of Post Graduate Teachers (PGTs), Technical Assistant, Stenographer, Physical Education Teacher, Junior Assistant, and Laboratory Assistant.

Name of the ExamDSSSB
AuthorityDelhi Subordinate Services Selection Board
Exam LevelState-level
Mode of ExaminationOnline
Aim of ExamTo hire candidates for positions in the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi’s departments.
Exam Helpdesk No.-22370229
Website HandleWebsite Link

DSSSB 2021 Exam Notification & News

For the DSSSB Exam 2021, the DSSSB has released three notifications so far. Take a look at the following details about these updates:

Ad. No 01/21: On March 4, 2021, the first DSSSB notification for the year 2021 was out. DSSSB announces a total of 1809 vacancies including – TGT, Pharmacist, Laboratory Assistant, Technical Assistant, Special Educator (Primary), Assistant Chemist, Assistant Engineer, Personal Assistant, Draftsman, Junior Engineer, Security Supervisor, Scientific Assistant, Programmer. The Delhi Jal Board, New Delhi Municipal Council, Directorate of Ayush, Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board, and other agencies will fill these positions.

Ad. No 02/21: The second DSSSB announcement was on May 12, 2021, with the publication of Advertisement No 02/21. The second notification, issued in 2021, aims to fill 7236 openings for Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), Assistant Teacher, Jr Secretariat Assistant, Patwari, and other positions.

Ad. No 03/21: On May 27, 2021, the DSSSB issued the 03/21 announcement for 5807 Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) openings in the Directorate of Education under the postcodes 49/21 to 57/21.

Important Dates & Notifications of DSSSB Exam 2021 is here:

Exam EventsImportant Dates
Release of DSSSB 2022 Official NotificationDecember 2021
Starting of DSSSB 2022 Application Form10 January 2022
Last Date to Apply for DSSSB 202202 February 2022
Release of DSSSB 2022 Admit Cardto be notified
DSSSB 2022 Exam Dateto be notified
DSSSB TGT Application Process 2022 May 2022 (Tentative)

For more details go to DSSSB Exam Date & Notifications.

DSSSB Application Fee

After completing the application form, candidates must pay the application fee online. Under no circumstances are the fees deposited refundable. The following are the application fees for various courses:

CategoryApplication Fee

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.

DSSSB Eligibility Criteria

The DSSSB competent/eligibility criteria for various postings issued under the advertisement codes 01/21, 02/21, and 03/21 are here. Since, the Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board has released recruitment notices for 1809 positions in the 01/21 notification, 7236 positions in the 02/21 notification, and 5807 positions in the 03/21 notification.

DSSSB Exam Educational Qualifications

Post NameAcademic Qualification
TGT – Trained Graduate Teacher– B.A (.Hon) in relevant subjects. – Training Education Degree/Diploma – CTET Exam passed
Primary – Assistant Teacher– 50% Marks in 12th – 2 years Diploma in primary certificate course in B.EI.Ed/ETE/DIET/JBT/.
Nursery – Assistant Teacher– Intermediate/Senior Secondary School or anything equivalent – B.Ed. (Nursery) or Nursery Teacher Education Program Certificate.
LDC – Junior Secretarial Assistant– Ability to type not less than 35 wpm in English/30 wpm in Hindi on Computer
Counsellor– Masters or Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology/Applied Psychology – PG Diploma in Counseling Psychology
Head Clerk– Bachelor Degree and Computer proficiency
Patwari– Graduate


A citizen of India is expected to apply for the DSSSB Recruitment 2021 exam.

Age Limit

Post NameAge Limit
TGT – Trained Graduate TeacherLess than 32 years
Assistant Teacher (Primary)Not more than 30
Assistant Teacher (Nursery)Not more than 30
LDC – Junior Secretarial Assistant18-27 years
CounselorNot more than 30
Head ClerkNot more than 30
Patwari21-27 years

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

CategoriesAge Limit
1. SC/ST5 years
2. OBC3 years
3. PH10 years
4. PH+SC/ST15 years
5. PH+OBC13 years
6. Ex. ServicemenPeriod of Military Service+3 years
7. Disabled Defence Servicemen45 years, 50 years for SC/ST, 48 years for OBC
8. Divorced Women/Women judicially separated/Widows35 years, 40 years (SC/ST), 38 years (OBC)
9. Meritorious Sportsperson05 years, 10 years (SC/ST), 08 years (OBC)
10. Professional Candidate with minimum 3 years continuous service to Government of NCT05 years

DSSSB Vacancies

As we know, every year, the 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. TGT and PGT teaching positions have different syllabus and compensation scales. In the DSSSB 2020 exam notice, there were 1539 TGT vacancies and 2539 PGT vacancies.

Post NameCode of PostNumber of Vacancies
TGT Bengali (Female)49/211
TGT English (Male)50/211029
TGT English (Female)51/21961
TGT Urdu (Male)52/21346
TGT Urdu (Female)53/21571
TGT Sanskrit (Male)54/21866
TGT Sanskrit (Female)55/211159
TGT Punjabi (Male)56/21382
TGT Punjabi (Female)57/21492
Advertisement No. 02/21
TGT (Hindi) Female33/21551
TGT (Hindi) Male34/21556
TGT (Natural Science) Male35/211040
TGT (Natural Science) Female36/21824
TGT (Maths) Female37/211167
TGT (Maths) Male38/21988
TGT (Social Science) Male39/21469
TGT (Social Science) Female40/21662
TGT (Bengali) Male41/211
Assistant Teacher (Primary)42/21438
Assistant Teacher (Nursery)43/2174
Jr Secretariat Assistant (LDC)44/21278
Head Clerk46/2112
Assistant Teacher (Primary)47/21120
Advertisement No. 01/21
Technical Assistant (Public Health)01/212
Technical Assistant (Printing)02/212
Technical Assistant (Civil)03/2110
Technical Assistant (Chemical)04/213
Technical Assistant (Interior Designer)05/212
Technical Assistant (Automobiles)06/213
Technical Assistant (Production)07/211
Technical Assistant (Medical Electronics)08/213
Technical Assistant (Modern Officer Practice) Hindi09/212
Technical Assistant (Instrumentation & Control)10/212
Technical Assistant (Plastics)11/212
Laboratory Attendant12/2166
Assistant Chemist13/2140
Assistant Engineer E&M14/2114
Junior Engineer (Electrical / Mechanical)15/2162
Draftsman Grade I16/2116
Personal Assistant17/2184
Pharmacist Ayurveda18/2124
Pharmacist Unani19/2114
Pharmacist Homeopathic20/2144
Assistant Director21/213
Assistant Grade-II22/2128
Junior Stenographer (English)23/2113
Junior Engineer Electronics24/2131
Scientific Assistant Biology25/216
Security Supervisor26/219
Assistant Foreman27/21158
Carpenter II Class28/214
Assistant Filter supervisor29/2111
TGT (Deaf & Dumb)31/2119
Special Educator Primary32/211126

Every employee receives many allowances in addition to their DSSSB salary. The allowances including Transport Allowance (TA), Maternity Leave (at least 6-months for women), Travel Allowance (TA), Dearness Allowance (DA), HRA, and Medical Allowances.

DSSSB Salary

Candidates who apply for several positions provided by DSSSB 2021 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.

PostSalary scaleGrade Pay
1. Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) 9,300-34,800Pay Grade 4600
2. Assistant Teacher (Primary) 9,300-34,800Pay Grade 4200
3. Assistant Teacher (Nursery) 9300-34800Grade Pay 4200
4. Head Clerk 9,300-34,800Pay Grade 4600
5. Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC) 5200 -20200Grade Pay 1900
6. Patwari 5200 -20200Grade Pay 2000
7. Counsellor – 9300-34800Grade Pay 4200

DSSSB Exam Syllabus

The below mentioned are the common syllabus for DSSSB examination 2021 for section A of one Tier. As the examination takes place in One Tier & Two Tier.

English Language & Comprehension: Grammar Fill in the Blanks, Reading Comprehension Synonyms & Antonyms and it’s the correct usage Vocabulary Sentence Structure.

General Awareness: History Constitution Indian Polity National/International Organizations /Institutions, as well as Sports Economics Scientific Research Everyday Science Art & Culture Geography

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

General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability: Differences Similarities Analogies Problem-solving Judgment, Analysis Decision making Space visualization Arithmetical reasoning, Visual memory Relationship & Concepts, and also, Classification of Verbal and figure Discrimination & Observation, Arithmetical number series

Section B of the examination is according to the specific subject or qualification. The portion is on the teaching approach required for the position. It is a 100 Mark Multiple Choice and objective exam. The examination is mandatory for candidates whole wants to be in TGT, PGT, or any other post.

For Complete details visit: DSSSB Syllabus & Exam Pattern

DSSSB Exam Pattern 2021

The recruitment process for the DSSSB takes place in three sections. Depending on the applied position, there are two levels of descriptive exam further followed by a skill test.

1 Tier Exam: This is a written exam with objective-type questions on general awareness, and arithmetical, reasoning ability, and Hindi language, numerical ability, and comprehension, and English language.

2 Tier Exam: There are two more stages in this stage.

  • Tier-I Exam: This is an objective-type Exam with questions on topics just like those in the one-tier exam.
  • Tier-II Exam: This is often a descriptive Exam about a candidate’s chosen subject or qualification.

Skill Test: A type of interview that takes place as a part of the recruitment process.

DSSSB Admit Card

The DSSSB Admit Card 2021 will be available on the official website a month before the exam day. By registering on the DSSSB official website, candidates will receive their DSSSB Admit Card for associated post-exams.

A week before the exam, the DSSSB admit card/hall ticket 2021 will release. The DSSSB has announced the DSSSB admit card 2021 for exam to be held on August 28, 2021, for recruitment to the positions of Laboratory Assistant (Biology) and Laboratory Assistant (Chemistry) (Physics). For the post of Junior Assistant, DSSSB has released the admit card.

Now, download the Admit Card for DSSSB Exam from the official Website handle and entering their application number and birth date. On the day of the exam, candidates must bring their DSSSB admission cards to the exam center.

DSSSB Result

The Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board has issued the DSSSB PGT result 2021. (DSSSB). The results for the PGT Sociology Male and PGT Sociology Female jobs with postcodes 65/20 and 64/20, respectively, have been revealed. Candidates can view their DSSSB results at dsssb.delhi.gov.in, the board’s official website.

DSSSB Post CodeName of PostResult Dates
65/20PGT Sociology FemaleTo be Notified
64/20PGT Sociology MaleTo be Notified
 –Other PostTo be Notified

How to check DSSSB Exam Result?

1: Go to the dsssb.delhi.gov.in. – DSSSB’s official website,
2: Select the link named Result.
3: Now, log in to your account.
4: Select the appropriate result link.
5: Go to the DSSSB website and download the results.

How to Apply for DSSSB Exam?

To apply for the DSSSB examination candidates must perform the procedure carefully. Therefore, we have divided the process into three-phase for a better understanding.

Phase 1: Registration

To begin, candidates must register as new users on the exam’s official website. Candidates must follow the steps outlined below:

  • Browse to dsssb.delhi.gov.in 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.

Phase 2: Application Form

After that, candidates must enter into their accounts and begin filling out the application form by following the procedures below:

  • Again visit the DSSSB’s official website.
  • Now, fill in the roll no./registration number, password, and captcha code.
  • Sign in by clicking the Sign in button.
  • Then, select the Apply tab.
  • Click on the Apply Now button to the corresponding application.
  • Further, Fill in current and permanent addresses.
  • Choose a category
  • Select the Declaration checkbox.
  • Click the Submit button.
  • Upload scanned photos, left thumb imprint, signature, and right thumb impression.
  • Further, hit the Next button.
  • Now, enter all the required details such as education qualifications, academic information, etc.
  • Press the Save button as the final step.
  • Finally, click submit Application button.

Phase 3: Application Fee

For more details, go to DSSSB Application Fee.

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Q.1 How many times does the DSSSB Exam take place each year?

Ans. The DSSSB Examination is held once a year for various positions TGT, PGT, NTT, etc.

Q.2 How many vacancies are there in the DSSSB advertisement number 02/21?

Ans. DSSSB recruitment 2021 aims to fill 13043 Teacher, LDC, Counselor, and Patwari jobs.

Q.3 Why does the DSSSB conduct exam for vacancy recruitment?

Ans. The DSSSB exam is used to assess candidates’ mental abilities, general awareness, and subject-specific knowledge to recruit them through DSSSB.

Q.4 Are women eligible to apply for the DSSSB recruitment in 2021?

Ans. Women are eligible to apply for the DSSSB recruitment 2021. Applicant must review the DSSSB vacancies at some of the posts are only for men

Q.5 Has the DSSSB completed the recruitment process for the 2020 vacancies?

Ans. The DSSSB’s recruitment procedure for 2020 positions is still ongoing.

Q.6 Has the DSSSB vacancy 2021 application process begun?

Ans. Yes, of course, the application period for the DSSSB job opening 2021 (Advertisement No 02/21) has started. On June 4, the DSSSB will begin accepting applications under advertising on 03/21.

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