Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board 2020

Form Date: 01 Sep - 23 Oct 2020 (Tentative)

Pen & Paper Mode

Form Date: 01 Sep - 23 Oct 2020

DSSSB Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 100
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) (DSSSB)

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 (Postponed): Exam Date, Admit Card

Updated On - July 24 2020 by Kartik Arya

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 exam has been postponed for all posts due to COVID-19 pandemic. New dates will be announced soon by the authority. Recruitment exam will be conducted by the Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) and is a state-level examination. DSSSB has a portal through which the candidates can apply for different posts under the departments of NCT Government, Delhi and its autonomous bodies. The candidates must read the complete article to know more about the DSSB 2020 Notifications, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Exam Syllabus, Admit Card, Result, and Counselling.

Latest Update:

  • DSSSB Recruitment 2020 exam has been postponed for all posts due to COVID-19 outbreak.

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Admit Card

The details about DSSSB Recruitment Admit Card 2020 are given below:

  • The admit card will be available a few days before the exam.
  • Furthermore, candidates must download the DSSSB 2020 admit card within the instructed time from the official website of DSSSB only.
  • Also, candidates need to have their admit card with them on the exam day as they will not be allowed to give the exam without their admit card.
  • Applicants must carry id proof along with the hard copy of hall ticket to the exam hall for identity proof.

DSSB Recruitment 2020 Exam Pattern

The information about DSSSB Exam Pattern 2020 is given hereby:

  • The exam will be conducted offline.
  • There will be 200 questions and each question will be carrying 1 mark.
  • 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong response.
  • The DSSSB Recruitment exam will consist of 2 stages- Tier I and Tier II and exam duration of both the exams will be different.
  • A skill test will be conducted for some posts soon after the Tier II exam.
  • However, for some posts, the candidates need to appear in Tier I exam only.
DSSSB 2020 Paper Pattern
Mode of ExaminationOffline
Type of QuestionsObjective (Multiple Choice Questions)
Stages of Exam

Tier I

Tier II

Skill test (for some posts)

Number of sections2 (Section A and Section B for both tiers)
Marking Scheme+1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer
Negative MarkingApplicable; 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Application Form

Interested candidates need to have all the important information about the DSSSB Recruitment Application Form 2020 so that they can fill the application form timely and without any mistakes to avoid rejection of their application form at a later stage. The details about application form are given hereby:

  • Application Form was available from 07 January 2020 and the last date to fill the application form was 27 February 2020.
  • Candidates will be required to register themselves and create their login account by entering their details.
  • Then the candidates need to fill the application form and upload the required documents.
  • Furthermore, candidates need to pay the application fee online.

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Application Fee

  • The fee amount is different for different categories.
  • Mode of Payment: The candidates must pay the fee online only by using SBI e-pay. Application  Fee cannot be paid offline.

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Application fee for various categories are:

Registration Fee for DSSSB Recruitment 2020
Application Fee amount

General and OBC


Women/ SC/ ST/ PH/ Ex-Servicemen


Download the DSSSB 2020 Notification PDF

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must carefully go through the DSSSB Recruitment eligibility criteria and ensure their eligibility for appearing in the exam so that their application form does not get cancelled at a later stage.

The details about eligibility are given hereby:

Age Limit : 
The candidates can check the age criteria for various posts given below:
  • 32 Years (TGT Post)
  • 36 Years (PGT Post)
  • 32 Years (music teacher Post)
  • 30 Years (rest of the posts)
  • 30 years (PRT Post)
Age Relaxation (for reserved category candidates)
Age Relaxation for Reserved Categories
Age relaxation provided (in years)

OBC category candidates

3 yrs.

SC/ ST category candidates

5 yrs.

PH category candidates

10 yrs.

Nationality: The candidate must have Indian citizenship.
Education Qualification:

The candidates need to fulfil the criteria of education qualification required for various posts. The educational qualification required is mentioned hereby:

  • Candidates must have completed their post-graduation degree (or any other qualification equivalent to it for PGT Hindi/Sanskrit) with the required subjects from any recognized university or college.
  • Besides this, candidates who have completed their diploma OR Graduation in education/training are also eligible to apply for the exam.

The candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree or any other degree equivalent to it from a recognized University with at least 45% and also they must have studied the required subjects in their Bachelor’s.

Music Teacher
The candidates must have completed their BA in Music or should have qualified the required music exam in 12th standard.
For other posts
The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree/ Master’s degree or should be a Diploma holder along with the compulsory subjects.

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Syllabus

Candidates must have knowledge about DSSSB Recruitment Syllabus so that they can systematically prepare for the exam. Detailed DSSSB Recruitment syllabus 2020 is given hereby:

  • Reasoning Ability:

Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning, Analogies, Similarities, Differences, Space Visualization, Problem-Solving, Analysis, Judgment, Decision Making, Visual Memory, Discrimination, Reasoning, Verbal and Figure Classification, Number Series Observation, Relationship Concepts, Arithmetical

  • English & Hindi Language and Comprehension:

Comprehension, Vocabulary, Grammar, Synonyms, Antonyms, Usage of Words

  • General Awareness:

Current Events History, Polity, Economics, Science & Tech., Constitution, Sports, Art & Culture, Geography, National & International Organizations

  • Numerical Ability:

Simplification, Decimals, Fractions, L.C.M., H.C.F., Ratio & Proportion, Percentage, Average, Simple & Compound Interest, Mensuration, Time & Work, Time & Distance, Profit & Loss, Discount, Tables & Graphs.

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Preparation Tips

The following preparation tips will help the candidates to get good marks in the exam and thereby qualify DSSSB Recruitment 2020:

  • Candidates must have complete knowledge of exam pattern and syllabus which will help them to prepare for the exam systematically.
  • They must refer to the books written by renowned authors to prepare for the exam.
  • The candidates must study all the subjects properly and focus more on the subject in which they find difficult.
  • Also, the candidates must make proper notes for revising the topics and must stay focused.
  • Candidates can do meditation to manage their stress.
  • Also, they must avoid junk food and must take a balanced diet.

DSSSB Recruitment Answer Key

After the commencement of the examination, DSSSB releases the answer key for the examination.

  • Answer keys will be released on the official website, dsssb.delhi.gov.in.
  • To download the answer key the candidates have to login with their login crentials - Registration number and date of birth.
  • Applicants can calculate the probable score with the help of their answer key.
  • In case, any candidate finds an incorrect answer, they can raise/challenge the answer key.
  • The process for raising objection is conducted through online mode (e-challenge).

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Result

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Result will be declared after the successful completion of the exam. The result will be declared on the official website and the scorecard will be released. The scorecard will contain the marks scored by the candidates in the different sections along with the total marks obtained. The results of the DSSSB Recruitment 2020 can be checked by following these few steps:

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on the link: ‘DSSSB Teacher Recruitment 2019 Result’.
  • The applicants need to enter their Roll Number, birth date and the password to see their result.
  • The scorecard can be seen on the monitor screen.
  • The candidates need to save a soft copy of the same and also take out 2 print outs of it.
  •  Also, the Board will be publishing a final answer key which can be challenged by the candidates.
  • The candidates can get an idea of their score by tallying their answers and hence estimate their performance.

After the result declaration, a merit list will be published by the board which will be based on the score of the candidates. It will specify the merit position of candidates as per their mark and category.

Post Vacancies

Given below are the list of post vacancies of DSSSB recruitment 2020:

Junior Stenographer(English)02
Junior Assistant25
Accounts Assistant cum Cashier18
Store Keeper06
Fee Collector/Sub Inspector/Auction Recorder131
Junior Stenographer16
Assistant Bacteriologist07
Technical Assistant(Beauty culture)01
Technical Assistant (Architecture)03

Technical Assistant (Information Technology Enabled Service & Management)


Technical Assistant (Garment Fabrication Technology)

Technical Assistant (Commercial Art)01
Technical Assistant (Digital Electronics)03
Technical Assistant14
Technical Assistant (Medical Lab. Technology)04

Technical Assistant (Modern Office Practice) English

Technical Assistant (Electrical)12

Technical Assistant (Electronics & Communication)

Technical Assistant (Pharmacy)04
Technical Assistant (Library Science)01
Technical Assistant (Computer)28
Technical Assistant (Fashion Design)01

DSSSB Recruitment 2020 Highlights

The crucial points for DSSSB Recruitment 2020 are as follows:

Exam Name

DSSSB Exam 2020

Conducting Body

Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board

Registration Mode


Type of Exam

State- Level Entrance Exam

Exam Date

To be announced

DSSSB Official Website

About dsssb.delhi.gov.in

The official website for DSSSB is dsssb.delhi.gov.in. Candidates seeking to apply for various posts, can get all the information related to DSSSB recruitment through the official website. On the right side of the official website, all the important tabs related to recruitment is provided. On the left side of the homepage tabs advertised, download forms, notice for the exam, question bank, answer keys, mark list, result, exam related information are present. Latest news related to DSSSB recruitment is provided on the right of the website. Latest event of the recruitment is released in the centre of the website.

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DSSSB Important Dates

DSSSB 2020Form Date01 Sep - 23 Oct 2020 (Tentative)

Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board 2020 Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours 30 minutes

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:




Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

01 Sep 2020

Form End Date:

23 Oct 2020

Number of days left to submit the form:



Examination Date:


Application Fees:

₹ 100

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