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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    DSSSB PRT Recruitment Exam
  • Mode of Conduction
  • Exam Duration
    2 hours
  • Exam Frequency
  • Official Website
  • Total Marks
  • Total No. of Questions
  • No. of Sections
  • Medium of the exam
    Hindi, and English
  • Marking Scheme
    There is also a negative marking for every wrong answer which is 0.25
  • Exam Dates
    September 01-20, 2022
Eligibilty Criteria

Before applying for the DSSSB PRT post candidates have to fulfil some eligibility criteria consisting of age limit criteria and minimum education qualification criteria. If by any chance candidates are unable to fulfil any of the mentioned criteria they don’t qualify to apply for the post. Below are the required eligibility criteria: -

Education Qualification Criteria

Candidates applying for this course must have acquired a certain level of education.

  • Candidates applying for the DSSSB PRT must have completed their 10+2 with at least 50% aggregate marks from a recognized board.
  • Candidates must also be pursuing a diploma or degree courses like diplomas in elementary educations/B.El.Ed/diploma in education/special education with at least 50% aggregate marks from a recognized university.
  • The candidate must have also qualified CTET exam 1 which is conducted by CBSE.

Age Limit criteria

Candidates applying for DSSSB PRT must be below 30 years of age as of 2019. For candidates belonging to different categories, there is age relaxation. Below is the age relaxation for different category candidates.

Category Relaxation of age
SC/ST 5 years
OBC (Delhi) 3 years
PH 10 years
PH+ SC/ST 15 years
PH+OBC 13 years
Kashmiri Migrant 5 years (candidates who lived in J &K from 1950 to 1989)
Ex-servicemen group C & B Military service+3 years
Departmental candidates 5 years
Contract/guest teachers 5 years for employees who worked at least 120 days in an academic year.
Exam Pattern

The candidates applying for the post of DSSSB PRT have to go through a written test for which there is a certain exam pattern. The exam pattern for the written test of 2022 is not yet announced. So here is the exam pattern of 2020: -

The exam is divided into 2 sections A and B. There are 200 questions in total carrying 200 marks. The exam is for 2 hours. There is also a negative marking for every wrong answer which is 0.25.

Section A

Subject Marks Questions
General awareness 20 20
General Intelligence &reasoning ability 20 20
Arithmetical &numerical ability 20 20
Test of Hindi Language & comprehension 20 20
Test of English language & comprehension 20 20

Section B

Subject concerned 100 100
Total 200 200

As the notification and the details related to the 2022 DSSSB PRT recruitment are not yet announced. Although for some years the syllabus has been the same.

Here is the syllabus of the previous year's exam. Candidates could go through it and understand the basics of the syllabus they have to go through for the post of DSSSB PRT recruitment.

Subject Sub-Topics
General Intelligence &reasoning ability Coding-decoding, blood relations, syllogism, analogy, alphabets, order & word formation
Test of Hindi Language & comprehension संज्ञा, सवर्नाम, विशेषण, क्रिया विशेषण, क्रिया, उपसर्ग, प्रत्यय, तत्भव- तत्सम
Arithmetic & numerical aptitude Simplification, number series, mixture and allegation, data interpretation, data sufficiency, profit & loss
Test of English language & comprehension Error spotting, theme-based questions, reading comprehension, odd one out, sentence connectors, cloze test.
General awareness The national affair, a national organization, important days, summits & conferences, awards and honors, schemes, committees, appointments/resignations, books, and authors.
The subject concerned (depending on the qualification) Child psychology, teaching methodology, behavior, creativity, constructivism theory, inclusive school.

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