DSSSB Syllabus & Exam Pattern 2021

DSSSB 2021 exam will be conducted to recruit candidates for the posts of Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), Assistant Teacher (Primary), Assistant Teacher (Nursery), Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC), Counselor, Head Clerk and Patwari etc. To ace DSSSB Exam, it's necessary to be acquainted with DSSSB Syllabus and Exam Pattern.

Let's discuss DSSSB Exam Pattern and Syllabus for DSSSB Recruitment 2021:

DSSSB Recruitment 2021 Selection Process

The selection process for DSSSB Recruitment 2021 is diffrent for diffrent posts. The selection process will be done by following steps:

One Tier Exam Tier-I

Two Tier Exam (Tier-I & Tier-II)

The post-wise selection process is given below:

Post Name Selection Process
Trained Graduate Teacher, Assistant Teacher (Primary), Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC), Patwari, CounselorOne Tier
Head ClerkTwo Tier

DSSSB Teacher Recruitment 2021 Online Application Link

DSSSB Syllabus and Exam Pattern

DSSSB Tier-I Exam Pattern

Tier-I examination of DSSSB is an online exam with multiple-choice questions comprising of 200 / 300 marks & two sections- A & B. Sections such as General Awareness, General Intelligence and Reasoning, Arithmetical and Numerical Ability, English and Hindi Language Test are asked in Section A and will constitute of 100 marks. Sections B covers Teaching Methodology related questions and related subject questions.

DSSSB Exam Pattern for Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), Assistant Teacher (PRT) and Assistant Teacher (Nursery):

Sections Asked Maximum Marks No. of Questions Time Allotted
Section-A
2 hours
General Awareness 20 20
General Intelligence & Reasoning 20 20
Arithmetical & Numerical Ability 20 20
English Language Test 20 20
Hindi Language Test 20 20
Section-B
Teaching Methodology 100 100
Total 200 200

DSSSB Exam Pattern for Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC):

Sections Asked Maximum Marks No. of Questions Time Allotted
General Awareness 40 40 2 hours
General Intelligence & Reasoning 40 40
Arithmetical & Numerical Ability 40 40
English Language Test 40 40
Hindi Language Test 40 40
Total 200 200

DSSSB Exam Pattern for Counselor:

Sections Asked Maximum Marks No. of Questions Time Allotted
Section-A
3 hours
General Awareness 20 20
Mental Ability & Reasoning Ability 20 20
Numerical Aptitude & Data Interpretation 20 20
English Language Test 20 20
Hindi Language Test 20 20
Section-B
Related Subjects 200 200
Total 300 300

DSSSB Tier-II Exam Pattern

Tier-II exam has a 200 marks Multiple Choice Question based test and an additional descriptive test of 75 marks is asked in the Tier-II Exam of DSSSB. A descriptive essay writing of 50 marks and a descriptive letter writing of 25 marks is asked in the descriptive test of DSSSB online Exam.

Sections Asked Maximum Marks Time Allotted
General Awareness 40 3 hours
Reasoning 40
Numerical Ability 40
English Language 40
Hindi Language 40
Descriptive Test 75
Total 275 3 hours

Penalty for wrong answers: 0.25 marks will be deducted for every question that is attempted wrong. No deduction will be made for the question left unanswered or un-attempted.

DSSSB Syllabus 2021

DSSSB Syllabus 2021 is designed specifically for the post of TGT, PRT, Assistant Teacher (Nursery), Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC), Counselor, Head Clerk and Patwari exam. The syllabus for Tier-I is same for all posts and the Tier-II syllabus is applicable only for Head Clerk exam. The Tier-II exam is a descriptive paper. Let's have a look at the detailed syllabus of DSSSB 2021 Exam.

DSSSB Syllabus TGT, PRT, LDC & Other Posts

DSSSB Syllabus for Tier-I Exam
Sections Asked Syllabus
General Intelligence,
Mental Ability & Reasoning

Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning

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 etc

Arithmetical & Numerical Ability,
Numerical Aptitude
& Data Interpretation

Simplification

Decimals

Fractions

LCM

HCF

Ratio & Proportion

Percentage

Average

Profit & Loss

Discount

Simple & Compound Interest

Mensuration

Time & Work

Time & Distance

Tables & Graphs

English Language

Comprehension

Vocabulary

Grammar

Sentence Structure

Synonyms

Antonyms

Usage of Words etc

Hindi Language

संज्ञा एवं संज्ञा के भेद।

सर्वनाम एवं सर्वनाम के भेद।

विशेषण एवं विशेषण के भेद।

क्रिया एवं क्रिया के भेद।

सन्धि

वाक्य निर्माण (सरल, संयुक्त एवं मिश्रित वाक्य)।

पर्यायवाची, विपरीपार्थक, अनेकार्थक, समानार्थी शब्द।

मुहावरे एवं लोकोक्तियाँ।

वचन, लिंग

उपसर्ग एवं प्रत्यय

अलंकार

तत्सम, तद्भव, देशज एवं विदेशी शब्द

समास

General Awareness

Current Events -National & International

History

Polity

Constitution

Sports

Art & Culture

Geography

Economics

Everyday Science

Scientific Research

National & International Organizations