DSSSB TGT Exam Date 2021 Out: Good news for all graduates preparing for government jobs in Delhi government departments. Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board has released DSSSB recruitment notification and online application to recruit 13043 posts of TGT, PRT, LDC, Clerk, Patwari & Counselor etc in the Delhi Government.

Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board (DSSSB) is an exam conducting body under the departments of the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi (GNCT of Delhi). Its objective is to recruit suitable candidates for the Group “B” and Group “C” categories of posts, both Teaching and Non-teaching. It invited application in various fields such as Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), Assistant Teacher (Primary), Assistant Teacher (Nursery), Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC), Counselor, Head Clerk and Patwari etc. Being one of the reputed exam conducted in the country, DSSSB attracts lakhs of candidates every year.

DSSSB Recruitment 2021: Overview

The highlights of the DSSSB Recruitment 2021 for Teachers, LDC, Head Clerk, Patwari and Counselor are mentioned below:

Exam NameDSSSB Recruitment 2021 (Advt. No. 02/2021 and 03/2021)
Conducting BodyDelhi Subordinate Services Selection Board, DSSSB
DSSSB Official Websitedsssb.delhi.gov.in
DSSSB Exam TypeState Level Examination
Exam Date02 to 27 September, 01, 09, 10, 21, 23 & 24 October, 16, 17, 18, 22, 24, 25 November 2021
Eligibility CriteriaDegree/Diploma in Training Education, Bachelor’s degree, 10th / 12th Pass
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of ExamOnline
Duration2 hours for TGT, PRT, Nursery & LDC
Number of vacancies13043 

DSSSB Admit Card 2021 Out

Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board (DSSSB) has released admit card for the exam dates scheduled from 02nd to 14th September 2021 officially. The candidates whose exam is scheduled from 2 September to 25 November 2021 can download their DSSSB Admit Card 2021 from the direct link below. 

DSSSB TGT Admit Card 2021 Out: Click to Download 

DSSSB Answer Key 2021 Out

DSSSB has issued DSSSB Answer Key for the exam date scheduled for 18th September 2021 officially. The candidates who appeared in the DSSSB Online examination on these days can check their answer key from the direct link below. 

DSSSB Answer Key 2021 Out: Click to Download

DSSSB 2021 Notification

The official notification for DSSSB Recruitment 2021 for the posts of Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), Assistant Teacher (Primary), Assistant Teacher (Nursery), Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC), Counselor, Head Clerk and Patwari has been released on May 12, 2021 by Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board (DSSSB). The official notification pdf for DSSSB Recruitment for teaching and non-teaching posts is given below.

DSSSB Notification 2021 for TGT, PRT & Other Posts: Download PDF (Advt No. 02/21)

DSSSB has also released a new notification for DSSSB Teacher Recruitment 2021 for the post of Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) in different subjects. The notification pdf was released on May 27, 2021, to recruit 5807 posts of TGT teachers. The new official notification pdf is given below.

DSSSB Notification 2021 for TGT Posts: Download PDF (Advt No. 03/21)

DSSSB Exam Date 2021 Out

DSSSB has released the DSSSB TGT Exam Date and schedule for Advt. No 03/20, 05/20, 02/21 and 03/21. DSSSB 2021 TGT exam is scheduled to be conducted from 02 to 25 November 2021. DSSSB Admit Card for all these posts will be released in September, October, November 2021. All candidates can check the DSSSB exam date from the below table.

Date & Day of ExaminationAdvt.PostcodePost nameShift
02nd September 2021 (Thursday)02/2138/21TGT Maths-MaleI

04th September 2021 (Saturday)



02/2138/21TGT Maths-MaleI
33/21TGT Hindi-FemaleII
05th September 2021 (Sunday)02/2133/21TGT Hindi-FemaleI
03/2149/21TGT Bengali-Female
02/2141/21TGT Bengali-Male
02/2133/21TGT Hindi-FemaleII
03/2154/21TGT Sanskrit-MaleIII
06th September 2021 (Monday)02/2139/21TGT Social Science-MaleI
07th September 2021 (Tuesday)02/2135/21TGT Natural Science – MaleII
08th September 2021 (Wednesday)02/2135/21TGT Natural Science – MaleI
03/2152/21TGT Urdu-MaleII
53/21TGT Urdu-Female
03/2156/21TGT Punjabi-MaleIII
57/21TGT Punjabi-Female
10th September 2021 (Friday)02/2137/21TGT Maths-FemaleII
11th September 2021 (Saturday)02/2137/21TGT Maths-FemaleIII
03/2151/21Scientific Assistant Ballistics
13th September 2021 (Monday)02/2137/21TGT Maths-FemaleI
02/2137/21TGT Maths-FemaleII
03/2150/21TGT English-MaleIII
14th September 2021 (Tuesday)03/2151/21TGT English-FemaleI
18th September 2021 (Saturday)02/2134/21TGT Hindi – MaleI
55/21TGT Sanskrit – FemaleIII
25th September 2021(Saturday)02/2136/21TGT Natural Science- FemaleI
26th September 2021(Sunday)02/2136/21TGT Natural Science- FemaleI
03/2155/21TGT Sanskrit – FemaleII
27th September 2021(Monday)02/2136/21TGT Natural Science- FemaleI
01st October 2021 (Friday)02/2140/21TGT Social Science -FemaleI, II, III
09th October 2021 (Thursday)02/2140/21TGT Social Science -FemaleI, II, III
10th October 2021 (Friday)02/2140/21TGT Social Science- FemaleI
21st October 2021 (Thursday)02/2143/21Assistant Teacher (Nursery)I, II
23rd October 2021 (Saturday)02/2143/21Assistant Teacher (Nursery)I, III
16th November 2021 (Tuesday)01/2105/21Technical Assistant (Interior Design)I
01/2108/21Technical Assistant (Medical Electronics)II
17th November 2021 (Wednesday)01/2110/21Technical Assistant (Instrumentation & Control)III
18th November 2021 (Thursday)01/2111/21Technical Assistant (Plastics)II
01/2101/21Technical Assistant (Public Health)III
22nd November 2021 (Monday)01/2131/21Trained Graduate Teacher (Deaf & Dumb)II
01/2102/21Technical Assistant (Public Health)III
24th November 2021 (Wednesday)01/2104/21Technical Assistant (Chemistry)III
35th November 2021 (Thursday)01/2125/21Scientific Assistant (Biology)I

DSSSB TGT Admit Card 2021: Click Here

DSSSB Recruitment 2021: Important Dates

The important dates for DSSSB TGT Recruitment 2021 have been released by the DSSSB along with its official notification on May 12, 2021. The exam date will be released later. Let’s have a look at the DSSSB Recruitment 2021 important dates.

Important Dates for DSSSB Advertisement Number (2/21):

DSSSB Notification for TGT & Other PostsMay 12, 2021
Online Application Starts OnMay 25, 2021
Last Date to Apply OnlineJune 24, 2021

Important Dates for DSSSB Advertisement Number (3/21):

DSSSB Notification for TGTMay 27, 2021
Online Application Starts OnJune 4, 2021
Last Date to Apply OnlineJuly 3, 2021

DSSSB Vacancy 2021

Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) has announced 13043 vacancies of Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT), Assistant Teacher (Primary), Assistant Teacher (Nursery), Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC), Counselor, Head Clerk and Patwari out of which 12165 vacancies are for TGT Trained Graduate Teacher, 554 vacancies are for Assistant Teacher Primary, Assistant Teacher Nursery, 278 are for Junior Secretarial Assistant LDC, 50 are for Counselor Posts, 12 are for Head Clerk and 10 are for Patwari. Check the vacancy details below.

DSSSB Teacher Vacancy 2021

S. No. Post CodeName of the PostDSSSB Teacher Vacancy
1.33 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Hindi) Female26310913985551
2.34 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Hindi) Male263291632513556
3.35 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Natural Sc.) (Male)29482242198891040
4.36 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Natural Sc.) (Female)3633996207146824
5.37 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Maths) (Female)483971423592211167
6.38 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Maths) (Male)49388211197143988
7.39 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Social Sc.) (Male)35295116212469
8.40 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Social Sc.) (Female)4234110572102662
9.41 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Bengali) (Male)010001
10.42 / 21Assistant Teacher (Primary)3831364433434
11.43 / 21Assistant Teacher (Nursery)25289374
12.47 / 21Assistant Teacher (Primary)354517167120
Total      6912

DSSSB Vacancy 2021 for Other Posts

S. No. Post CodeName of the PostDSSSB Vacancy
1.44 / 21Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC)27114754121278
2.45 / 21Counselor522137350
3.46 / 21Head Clerk1731012
4.48 / 21Patwari1621010
Total      324

DSSSB TGT Vacancy 2021

S. No. Post CodeName of the PostVacancy
1.49 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Bengali) Female0100010
2.50 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (English) Male4848327769152102941
3.51 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (English) (Female)2538117918818896144
4.52 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Uadu) (Male)1414996602734617
5.53 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Urdu) (Female)20262151934557126
6.54 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Sanskrit) (Male)253902751156186635
7.55 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Sanskrit) (Female)33527281206112115951
8.56 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Punjabi) (Male)17173104573138217
9.57 / 21Trained Graduate Teacher (Punjabi) (Female)15223140694549221
Total      580721

DSSSB Online Application 2021

The DSSSB has invited online applications for the PGT TGT post under Advt. No. 03/2021. The online application process for DSSSB recruitment 2021 of Advt 03/21 has started on June 4, 2021 at DSSSB official website dsssbonline.nic.in and last date to apply online for DSSSB Recruitment 2021 is July 4, 2021. The direct link to apply online for DSSSB Recruitment 2021 exam is given below.

DSSSB 2021 Online Application Form Link

DSSSB Recruitment 2021 Application Fees

There is no application fee for the categories of SC/ST/PWD/EXSM and Women candidates and the online application fee for other categories is Rs. 100.

Category DetailsApplication Fees
General and other CandidatesRs. 100

DSSSB Salary for Teacher & Other Posts

The Government of Delhi provides a handsome salary to the candidates joining multiple posts offered through DSSSB 2021. The salary is different for different posts. DSSSB Online Exam is conducted every year to offer a chance to all the candidates to join the prestigious Government Organization. Let’s have a look at the salary structure of different posts offered through DSSSB.

PostPay ScaleGrade Pay (Approx.)
Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT)Rs. 9,300-34,800Pay Grade 4600
Assistant Teacher (Primary)Rs. 9,300-34,800Pay Grade 4200
Assistant Teacher (Nursery)Rs. 9300-34800Grade Pay 4200
Head ClerkRs. 9,300-34,800Pay Grade 4600
Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC)Rs.5200 -20200Grade Pay 1900
PatwariRs.5200 -20200Grade Pay 2000
CounselorRs. 9300-34800Grade Pay 4200

Note: 0.25 marks will be deducted for every question attempted wrong by a candidate in DSSSB 2021 Exam.

DSSSB Recruitment 2021 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for DSSSB Teacher Recruitment 2021 exam depends on the Nationality / Citizenship, Educational Qualification and Age Limit. The details on these factors are given below.

Nationality / Citizenship

A candidate applying for DSSSB Recruitment 2021 exam must be a Citizen of India.

Education Qualification (as on 24.06.2021)

Post NameAcademic Qualification
Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT)B.A (Honours) in relevant subjects. Degree/Diploma in Training Education. CTET Exam passed
Assistant Teacher (Primary)12th with 50% marks. 2 years Diploma in primary education/certificate course in ETE/JBT/DIET/B.EI.Ed.
Assistant Teacher (Nursery)Senior Secondary School Certificate or Intermediate or its equivalent. Diploma/Certificate in Nursery Teacher Education Programmer or B.Ed. (Nursery)
Junior Secretarial Assistant (LDC)10th/Secondary school Exam and Ability to type at a speed of not less than 35 wpm in English or 30 wpm in Hindi on Computer
CounselorBachelor/Master Degree in Psychology/Applied Psychology. PG Diploma in Counseling Psychology
Head ClerkBachelor Degree and Computer proficiency

Age Limit (as on 24.06.2021)

Post NameAge Limit
Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT)Below 32 years
Assistant Teacher (Primary)Not exceeding 30 years
Assistant Teacher (Nursery)Not exceeding 30 years
Junior Secretarial Assistant (LDC)18-27 years
CounsellorNot exceeding 30 years
Head ClerkNot exceeding 30 years
Patwari21-27 years

Age Relaxation is given to candidates belonging to reserved categories as stated under the Government of India.

SNoCategoriesAge 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.Widows/Divorced Women/Women judicially separated35 years, 40 years (SC/ST), 38 years (OBC)
9.Meritorious Sportsperson05 years, 10 years (SC/ST), 08 years (OBC)
10.Departmental Candidate with minimum 3 years of continuous service to Government of NCT05 years

DSSSB Recruitment 2021 Selection Process

DSSSB Recruitment 2021 selection process shall be made through one Tier / two Tier examination scheme and skill test wherever applicable. The exam pattern for both these levels of examination is differential the two Tier will be conducted only for Head Clerk Posts. The one Tier examination is applicable trained Graduate Teacher, Assistant Teacher (Primary), Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC), Patwari, Counselor posts

DSSSB Recruitment 2021 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern for DSSSB Recruitment 2021 depends on the posts. The post-wise exam pattern for DSSSB Recruitment 2021 is given below.

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

Tier-I is an online exam with multiple-choice questions comprising of 200 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 100 marks. Section B covers Teaching Methodology related questions.

Sections AskedMaximum MarksNo. of QuestionsTime Allotted
Section-A2 hours
General Awareness2020
General Intelligence & Reasoning2020
Arithmetical & Numerical Ability2020
English Language Test2020
Hindi Language Test2020
Teaching Methodology100100

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

Sections AskedMaximum MarksNo. of QuestionsTime Allotted
General Awareness40402 hours
General Intelligence & Reasoning4040
Arithmetical & Numerical Ability4040
English Language Test4040
Hindi Language Test4040

Click Here to Check DSSSB Pattern for Other Posts

DSSSB Recruitment 2021 Syllabus

As per the DSSSB exam pattern, the DSSSB Tier 1 exam is an online, multiple-choice based exam. The DSSSB Syllabus for the online objective exam comprises four sections:

  1. General Intelligence & Reasoning
  2. General Awareness
  3. Arithmetical & Numerical Ability
  4. English Language
  5. Hindi Language
General Intelligence & ReasoningArithmetical & Numerical AbilityGeneral Awareness

Language and Comprehension

Hindi and English

Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning.
Space Visualization.
Decision Making.
Visual Memory.
Relationship Concepts.
Arithmetical Reasoning.
Verbal and Figure Classification.
Arithmetical Number Series etc.
Ratio & Proportion.
Profit & Loss.
Simple & Compound Interest.
Time & Work.
Time & Distance.
Tables & Graphs.
Current Events -National & International.
Art & Culture.
Everyday Science.
Scientific Research.
National & International Organizations
Sentence Structure.
Usage of Words etc.

Click Here to Check DSSSB Syllabus for All Posts

DSSSB 2021 Admit Card

DSSSB Admit Card 2021 will be released a month before the exam date on the official website. Successfully registered candidates will be able to download their DSSSB Admit Card for related post exams by logging into the official website of DSSSB.

DSSSB TGT Admit Card 2021: Click Here

DSSSB Recruitment 2021- FAQs

DSSSB Recruitment 2021 notification has been released by the Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board on May 12, 2021. Candidates can apply for 13043 TGT, LDC, Counselor and other posts from May 25 on dsssb.delhi.gov.in.

A total of 13043 TGT, Assistant Teacher (Primary), LDC, Counselor, Head Clerk and Patwari Posts are announced this year.

For TGT positions, candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in relevant subject and a degree/diploma in Training Education with a CTET passed certificate. For other posts, check the educational qualification in the official notification.

CTET is compulsory for TGT and Assistant Teacher (Primary) posts only.

The DSSSB TGT exam will be conducted from 02nd to 27th September 2021, 01st, 09th, 10th, 16th & 17th October, 16, 17, 18, 22, 24, 25 November 2021

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