DSSSB Previous Year Question Paper

DSSSB Previous Year Question Paper

Delhi Subordinate Staff Selection Board conduct DSSSB exams every year for recruitment in different state government positions. Candidates preparing for the exam can view exam related details and download DSSSB Previous Year Question Paper from here.

DSSSB Previous Year Question Paper

Exam for recruitment of Delhi Subordinate Service Selection Board (DSSSB) is conducted to recruit capable and suitable candidates for the vacancies. There are 9956 vacancies in 2018 for the position of Assistant Teacher as announced by the state government of Delhi. The exam will be organized by Delhi Subordinate Staff Selection Board. Candidates preparing for DSSSB exams can get detail information about the exam like eligibility, selection process and paper pattern from this blog. You can also download and solve DSSSB Previous Year Question Paper before appearing for the actual exam.

DSSSB Exam 2018 Important Dates

Activity Dates
DSSSB 2018 Notification Release Date 22nd December 2017
DSSSB 2018 Start Date of Filling Application 05th January 2018
DSSSB 2018 Last date of Filling Application 31st January 2018
Last date of Paying Fee 31st January 2018
DSSSB 2018 Release Date of Admit Card 10-15 Days Before Exam Date
Delhi SSSB 2018 Date of Exam Will be updated soon
Delhi SSSB Result Date Will be updated soon

DSSSB 2018 Vacancies:

There are vacancies for various government post as per DSSSB notification 2018. Details of the same are shared below:

Number of Vacancies
Special Education Teacher
Assistant Teacher (Nursery)
Assistant Teacher (Primary)
Physical Education Teacher
Drawing Teacher
Domestic Science Teacher
Educational & Vocational Guidance Counsellor (EVGC – Male)
Educational & Vocational Guidance Counsellor (EVGC – Female)
PGT Computer Science (Male)
PGT Computer Science (Female)

DSSSB Exam 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria are different for different posts. We have shared eligibility criteria for different positions that are filled through DSSSB exam 2018 in the table below:

Post Eligibility Criteria Age Limit
PGT Post
  • Candidate must have graduation degree in relevant stream or Masters degree in any stream.
  • Bachelor/ Masters degree must be from a recognized university.
Max up to 36 years
TGT Post
  • Graduation degree in any stream from a recognized university.
Max up to 32 years
Lower Division Clerk
  • Candidate must be XIIth pass or equivalent from government recognized university or board.
  • Computer typing speed of 35 w.p.m. for English language or 30 w.p.m. for the Hindi language.  (5 key depressions for each word).
From 18 years to 27 years
  • Candidate must be XIIth pass or equivalent from government recognized university or board.
  • Computer typing speed of 35 w.p.m. for English language or 30 w.p.m. for the Hindi language.  (5 key depressions for each word).
From 18 years to 27 years
  • Arts/Commerce/Science or Agriculture Degree from government recognized university.
  • Candidate must have knowledge of Hindi language.
From 20 years to 27 years
Statistical Assistant
  • Candidate must have Post Graduate Degree in Statistics / Operational research / Mathematical Statistics / Applies statistics Or Post Graduate Degree in Economics / Mathematics / Commerce (with Statistics as one of the subject/papers in Post-Graduation/Graduation level)
  • Have knowledge of working on the computer.
From 18 years to 30 years
Junior Engineer (Civil)
  • Civil Engineering Diploma from a government recognized university/Institution or equivalent
  • Two years experience of building Constructions/Civil Development works
18-27 years
Draughtsman Grade-III
  • Matriculation or equivalent from a Board or institution recognized by state/central Govt.
  • 2 years Diploma in Draftsmanship from a recognized institution.
18-27 years
Field Assistant
  • Candidate must be enrolled in a college in a recognized university/ institute or must have cleared 12th standard from a government recognized board.
18-27 years
Food Safety Officer
  • A graduation degree in food technology/  biotechnology/ oil technology/ dairy technology/ agriculture science/veterinary sciences/biochemistry.
  • OR a candidate must have a Medicine Degree/ Master degree in Chemistry from a recognized university or institute. Or candidate can have any other equivalent qualification announced by the Central government.
  • Successful completion of training from a recognized institute as specified by Food Authority.
Not more than 30 years
  • Candidate must have graduation degree from a government recognized university/ Institue along with a diploma in Library Science.
  • Professional experience of 1 year.
  • Computer typing speed of 30 w.p.m. tomorrow
Not more than 37 years
Librarian (Dte. Of Training)
  • Graduation in Library science/ library and Information Science from a recognized university/ institute.
  • Candidate must have a diploma from a recognized university/ institution in computer application.
  • Professional experience of 2 years at least in any library under State/ Central government, Autonomous or Statutory organization, recognized research or educational institution or PSU.
Not more than 30 years

Age relaxation for DSSSB 2018 Exam:

Sr. No. Category Age Relaxation
1. SC/ST 5 Years
2. Other Backward Classes (OBC) 3 Years
3. PWD(GEN) 10 Years
4. PWD (SC/ST) 15 Years
5 PWD(OBC) 13 Years
6 Persons Domiciled in Jammu & 5 Years

DSSSB Exam 2018 Application Fee

  • Application fees once paid will not be refunded.
  • Rs. 100/- for candidates from General and OBC category.
  • No fee for SC/ST/PWD/XS candidates.

DSSSB 2018 Exam Pattern

DSSSB Tier-I Exam Pattern

Tier-I of DSSSB exam is conducted online. The test has multiple choice questions. There are 2 sections in the exam. Total marks allocated are 200. Section-I will have questions from topics General Awareness, English and Hindi Language Test, Reasoning and General Intelligence and Numerical Ability. 100 marks are allocated to section-I. Exam pattern for section-I is as follows:

Sections Asked Maximum Marks Time Allotted
General Awareness 20 2 hours
Reasoning 20
Numerical Ability 20
English Language Test 20
Hindi Language Test 20

DSSSB Tier-II Exam

The Teir-II exam has MCQs and total marks allocated is 200. Apart from that, a descriptive test is also there worth 75 marks. In the descriptive test, there will be one essay for 50 marks and a descriptive letter worth 25 marks. Exam Pattern for Teir-II exam is as follows:

Sections Asked Maximum Marks Time Allotted
General Awareness 40 2 hours
Reasoning 40
Numerical Ability 40
English Language 40
Hindi Language 40
Descriptive Test 75
Other Details: 
  • There is negative marking of 0.25 for each wrong answer. No marks are deducted for unanswered questions.
  • The minimum cut-off for each post is decided by the board depending upon no. of candidates appeared for the exam.
  • The skill-based test will be conducted as per requirement of the post.
  • Only candidates who clear Tier-I exam will be eligible to appear for Tier-II exam.

DSSSB Syllabus 2018

DSSSB Syllabus is designed specifically for the post of TGT, PGT, Junior Engineer and Grade-IV DASS. The syllabus for Tier-I is not that vast as compared to the syllabus of Tier-II of DSSSB 2017 Exam. Let’s have a look at the detailed syllabus of DSSSB 2017 Exam: 

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

DSSSB Previous Year Question Paper


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