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Exam Highlights
  • Exam Name
    UP PGT Exam
  • Mode of Conduction
  • Exam Duration
    2 hours
  • Exam Frequency
    Once a year
  • Official Website
  • Total Marks
  • Total No. of Questions
  • Marking Scheme
    +3.4 Marks for every correct answer No negative marking
  • Exam Dates
    To be announced
Eligibilty Criteria

Candidates need to fulfill the eligibility criteria for UP PGT to appear for the exam. The UP PGT Eligibility Criteria 2022 has not been released yet. Till the release of the official notification, candidates can follow the eligibility criteria of the last year i.e., 2021. However, Not many changes are expected in the eligibility criteria so candidates can follow last year's data for the same.

Candidates need to fulfill the eligibility criteria for UP PGT to appear for the exam. The eligibility criteria have two components:

UP PGT Age Limit

Minimum Age: The applicant must be of 21 years. Further details about UP PGT Eligibility, Age Limit, and Age Relaxation 2022 will be available once the official notification is released.

UP PGT Educational Qualifications

Candidates aspiring to become teachers upon the qualification of the UP PGT Examination should possess the following educational qualifications.

  • Candidates who are willing to apply for UP PGT 2022 recruitment should have completed their education from any recognized central/state-based university/institution.
  • All applicants must have completed higher secondary education as this carries 5% of the weightage of the marks allotted for the post.
  • B. Ed or M. Ed degree is mandatory for all the candidates applying for the UP PGT Recruitment 2022.
  • M.A in English / Physics / Hindi / Chemistry / Mathematics/ Economics / History / Geography / Commerce / Biology / Physics and other relevant subjects.

UP PGT Overall Eligibility Criteria 2022

Candidates can check the age limit and other important eligibility information from the table below:

Particulars Details
Age Limit No age limit is prescribed by the recruitment board.
Nationality Indian
Domicile Uttar Pradesh
Number of Attempts As long as candidates satisfy all the eligibility criteria
Exam Pattern

The Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Selection Board (UPSESSB) will conduct an exam for UP PGT posts. Written test, Interview, and the Special qualification round. The written exam shall be conducted in the online mode for the post. Candidates also can check the CTET Exam Pattern here.

The written test will consist of questions related to the respective subject for which the candidate has applied. The interview round will have a question on General Knowledge, Personality test, and Expressiveness. The special qualification round is for Doctorate Degree, M. Ed, B. Ed, National Level Sports Participation, etc.

Subjects Total Questions Marks Per Question Total Marks Duration Weightage
Concerned Subjects 125 (MCQs) 3.4 marks 425 marks 2 hours 85%

  • General Knowledge - 4 %
  • Personality Test - 3 %
  • Expressiveness - 3 %
50 marks - 10%
Special Qualification (Doctorate Degree, M. Ed, B. Ed, National Level Sports Participation, etc.) 25 marks - 5%
Total 500 2 Hours 100

The syllabus plays a crucial role in the preparation for any exam. Having the right understanding of the syllabus helps the candidates to drift their preparation in the right direction. The candidates planning to appear for UP PGT 2022 should know the accurate syllabus for both exams beforehand. From the below table, candidates can check out the latest syllabus for the UP PGT Exam

Subject Topics
Concerned Subjects Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Urdu, Civics, Physics, Mathematics, History, Economics, Geography, Chemistry, Art, Sociology, Agriculture, Pedagogy, Psychology, Biology, Botany, Home Science, Music, Commerce, Military Science, Logic and Reasoning
English Idioms, Verb, Adverb, Articles, Comprehension, Error Correction, Phrases, Subject-Verb Agreement, Sentence Rearrangement, Grammar, Fill in the Blanks, Synonyms, Sentence Rearrangement, Tenses, Antonyms, Unseen Passages, Vocabulary, Error Omission
Quantitative Aptitude Simplification, Profit and Loss, Boats and Streams, Time and Distance, Averages, Number Systems, Area & Volume, Pipes, Time and Work, Cisterns, Problems on Ages, Simple Interest & Compound Interest, Percentages, Data Interpretation
General Knowledge & Awareness History, Culture, Sports, Geography, Indian Constitution, Economic Scene, Scientific Research, General Polity, Current Events, History Related to UP, Computer Knowledge, Environmental Studies, Latest Policies, Yojanas

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