Three Exams in DSSSB are PRT, TGT and PGT.

Three Exams in DSSSB are PRT, TGT and PGT. The following are the Exam Patterns: Only the candidates who already qualified the CTET Exam (either level 1 or level 2) can apply. PRT is for a person who intends to be a teacher for Classes I to V. Every Year Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board recruited thousands of Primary Teacher Test i.e. PrathmikShikshak Bharti Pariksha (PRT) candidates in various primary schools.

Exam Pattern:
The DSSSB PRT Examination is a 2 Hour Exam which consists of the Subjects Hindi, English, Mathematics, Reasoning, Psychology (Child Psychology, Education Psychology, Child Development etc.)

Subject Questions Max. Marks Time
Hindi 20 20 2 hours
English 20 20
Mathematics 20 20
Reasoning 20 20
General Knowledge 20 20
Psychology (Child Psychology, Education Psychology, Child Development etc.) 100 100
Total 200 200


  1. i)Negative Marking will be applicable and 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.
Candidates numbering 6 to 10 times of vacancies will be called for Tier – II examination subject to the number of vacancies/applicants.
Skill test / Endurance test will be taken as per requirement of job.
In Two Tier examinations, Tier I exam to be used for short listing only. Selection will be made on the basis of marks obtains in Tier II Examination.
The Board at its discretion may dispense with the Tier-I exam and directly conduct the Tier-II examination.

DSSSB PRT Exam Eligibility   Candidates should have the following minimum education qualification to apply DSSSB PRT recruitment exam.

  • The aspirants should have cleared Class XII examination with at least 60% marks through any board.
  • They should have done a compulsory two-year course in D. Ed for teachers training in any reputed training school duly recognized by the Directorate of Education, Delhi Government.
  • They must have qualified the centrally conducted Central Teachers Eligibility Test (CTET).


  • General: up to 30 years
  • OBC: up to 33 years
  • SC/ST: up to 35 years
  • Others: up to 40 years

(*Note however the age criteria depend on official notification also.)

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