Avision is One of the Best Online Coaching Institute for DSSSB PRT 2021 (Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board for Primary Teacher) Entrance Exams in India

DSSSB PRT Exam is a wonderful opportunity for you to turn your dreams into reality! Get all information about online DSSSB PRT syllabus, preparation guide, last date to apply, exam dates, admit card, latest exam pattern and results here. Kick start your preparation now!

DSSSB PRT Overview

Candidates willing to make career in the field of education can certainly look forward towards DSSSB PRT examination that appoints primary teacher as per the vacancies annually. Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board (DSSSB) conducts the examination in order to recruit teachers of categories primary teachers (PRT), Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) & Post Graduate Teacher (PGT) in various primary schools in Delhi and NCR. As per the latest vacancies in 2021, DSSSB PRT exam offers the post for Assistant Primary Teacher, Primary Teacher, Primary Teacher Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD). Therefore applicants with India as permanent residence and aspiring to be an educator can successfully apply for the exam under the Delhi board. To achieve success with desirable rank as a future educator, Avision Institute is here to provide the best DSSSB PRT coaching in India. Join the classes soon to get all round prepared for the exam with patterns explained according to the detailed requirement and queries of the students. 

DSSSB PRT Notification

The important notifications regarding the qualification rules, exam dates, and application details are authentically provided to the candidates and applicants in the official website of the board. Therefore candidates with proper notification of the timing before the exam can productively use the time to prepare. Avision Institute significantly guides the candidates towards correct preparation that can help to reduce the pressure prior exam. 

DSSSB PRT Exam pattern and details:

exam details:



Exam level

State level

Mode of application 


Mode of examination


Exam duration 

2 hours

Marking scheme200 questions, 1 mark for correct and 0.25 deduction for wrong answer, 0 marks for unattempt questions 
Job location

Delhi, NCR

Official website


As the exam has negative marking, the candidates needs to be careful while attempting the questions. Efficient guidance provided by Avision Institute helps the student to mock prepare for the exam with practice-based teaching. 

exam pattern:

Sl. No.





General awareness



2. General intelligence and reasoning ability



3.Arithmetical & Numerical Ability



4.English language



5.Hindi language



6.MCQ from the concerned subject (teaching methodology/ B.Ed., B.El.Ed., D.Ed., NTT, JBT etc.)




DSSSB PRT Syllabus 2021

Section Subjects Syllabus
Section AGeneral awarenessCurrent Events, Everyday Matter observation, History, Polity, Constitution, Sports, Art & Culture, Geography, Economics, Everyday Science, Scientific Research, National/International Organizations /Institutions, etc.
General Intelligence & Reasoning ability 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 AbilitySimplification, Decimals, Data Interpretation, Fractions, L.C.M., H.C.F., Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Average, Profit & Loss, Discount, Simple & Compound Interest, Mensuration, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Tables & Graphs, etc.
Hindi Language & Comprehension and English Language & ComprehensionComprehension of the English and Hindi Languages, questions based on its Vocabulary, Grammar, Sentence Structure, Synonyms, Antonyms, and its correct usage, etc.
Section BSubject ConcernedSyllabus of the concerned subject of the candidate.

The exam is held in bilingual form (Hindi and English only), expect for the language papers which are provided in the concerned language only. The candidates are provided with marks relaxation as follows: general 40%, OBC (Delhi) 35%, SC/ ST/ PH (PwD) 30%. These are minimum marks that the candidates need to secure in order to pass the exam. 

DSSSB PRT Eligibility criteria

As per DSSSB Exam 2021 report, applications for the recruitment of 13043 vacancies is announced, under the post of TGT, Assistant Teacher (primary), Assistant Teacher (nursery), Jr. Secretariat Assistant (LDC), Counselor, Head Clerk and Patwari. The board announces the eligibility criteria in terms of age and educational qualification. 

Educational requirements:

PostsAcademic Qualification
Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT)
  • B.A (Honours) in relevant subjects.
  • Degree/Diploma in Training Education. 
  • CTET Exam passed
Assistant Teacher (Primary)
  • 12th or relevant exam with 50% aggregate
  • 2 years Diploma in primary education/certificate course in ETE/JBT/DIET/B.El.Ed.
Assistant Teacher (Nursery)
  • Higher Secondary or Intermediate or its equivalent examination passed
  • Diploma/Certificate in Nursery Teacher Education Programmer or B.Ed. (Nursery)
Junior Secretarial Assistant (LDC)
  • 10th/Secondary Exam
  •  Ability to type at a speed of not less than 35 wpm in English or 30 wpm in Hindi on Computer
  • Bachelor/Master Degree in Psychology/Applied Psychology. 
  • PG Diploma in Counselling Psychology
Head Clerk
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Computer proficiency
  • Graduate


The board sets certain age limits for the aspiring candidates. 


Age criteria

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


Not exceeding 30 years 

Head Clerk

Not exceeding 30 years


21-27 years

However, the board also announced age relaxation for categories like SC/ST and others.

S. No.CategoriesRelaxation Age 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 NCT5 years


DSSSB PRT Salary scheme 2021

According to the 7Th Pay commission, salary structure for educators and teaching staff selected under DSSSB PRT examination are as followed:

DSSSB Teacher post

Basic Pay

Net Salary


Rs. 35400 per monthRs. 45,647 per month


Rs. 44900 per monthRs. 56,246 per month


Rs. 47600 per month Rs. 59, 042 per month

As per the latest update of DSSSB report, the salary structure of PRT teachers selected post DSSSB PRT exam has the gross salary Rs. 51,006 per month. However, post deduction of income tax, the salary to be received is Rs. 45,647 per month (approx.). The salary scheme includes beneficiary allowances such as DA, HRA, and TA. Thus, securing this esteemed position in the field of education is worth a perfect career for all candidates. 

DSSSB PRT Latest update

This information is the highlight of the latest updates by the DSSSB board on the examination as per Advt. No. 02/2021 and 03/2021:

Events Advt. no. 02/2021


DSSSB notification for PRT and other posts

May 12, 2021

Beginning of Online application 

May 25, 2021

Last Date of online application 

June 24, 2021


Events Advt. no. 03/2021


DSSSB notification for TGT

May 27, 2021

Beginning of Online application

June 4, 2021

Last Date of online application

July 3, 2021


Exam date

September 2 to 27, 2021


DSSSB PRT Conclusion

Candidates desiring to make a suitable rank in the examination along with securing the esteemed post in the field of academics better not delay with the preparation as the exam dates are out. Join the India’s best online coaching Avision Institute, that responsibly shapes your successful career with efficient teaching and relevant mock practices and door step guidance.

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