TGT (Trained Graduate Teacher) & PGT (Post Graduate Teacher)

“TGT” means Trained Graduate Teacher and “PGT” means Post Graduate Teacher. They are eligible for teaching in Higher Secondary schools.

These teachers have a master’s degree in the content area with a BEd degree. They are eligible to teach in classes XI and XII, which is called by different names in different parts of the country (+ Two, Higher Secondary, Intermediate, Pre-University).

TGT is Trained Graduate Teacher TGT is a term for a teacher whose teaching training has been completed. TGT is not known as a course, but it is a graduate trained in teacher education. If an individual is a graduate and has completed his B.Ed, then the person is a TGT (Trained Graduate Teacher) and there is no need for teacher training to become a TGT. The trained graduate teachers or TGTs are eligible for teaching in the higher education level in any Kendriya Vidyalaya or such central government schools like Navodya Vidyalaya, Army Public Schools, among others.

  • The aspirant should pass the CTET examination paper II in their relevant subject. This examination is organised by NCTE as an entrance test for all TGT teachers.
  • They should be proficient in Hindi and English and must be able to teach in both these mediums.
  • They should have a B.Ed. degree from any recognised university. The degree should be completed before the submission of the TGT application.
  • The KVS TGT eligibility criteria are applicable for subjects like mathematics, history, science, English, Hindi, Sanskrit, social studies, work experience, art education, physical and health education.
  • Teachers should have a valid degree in physical education and five years of art education for their relevant subject from any MHRD affiliated institution.
  • The TGT eligibility for work experience mandates one with a three years diploma after higher secondary or degree in electronics from any government permitted Institute. Candidates who have one year of practical work experience in any factory are desirable.
  • Those who want to teach social science should have a degree in History or Geography with 50% marks with other subjects like Geography, History, Economics or Political Science and must have 50% marks in aggregate. Those who have an honours degree in History or Geography should pass the honours degree with 50% and must have studied a subject like political science, economics, history, geography, in their first or the second year of graduation with 50% marks in aggregate.
  • Those who want to teach in TGT Mathematics must have passed honours or general degree with Mathematics and should have studied a subject like physics, chemistry, electronics, computer science during graduation with 50% aggregate marks. Only candidates having BA or B.Sc. in mathematics are eligible.
  •  For the science post, the TGT requirement is an honours degree with Botany, Zoology or Chemistry with 50% marks in the main subject and 50% on subjects like chemistry, Botany, Zoology or Chemistry in graduation.
  • For the TGT English or Hindi or Sanskrit post, one should have 50% marks in the related subject and 50% in aggregate in the other two related subjects.
  • One should furnish the CTET certificate during the submission of the form.

 

PGT (Post Graduate Teacher) is moreover a post graduate having skills of teaching. They are meant to be teaching classes up to 12th Standard. This test is primarily qualifying in nature and is mandatory for aspiring teachers willing to teach in government schools run by central and states governments. Primarily, there are two types of teaching examinations take place –

1) CTET (Central Teacher Eligibility Test) – This test is conducted by CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) and is mandatory for those who aspire to be teachers with schools run by Central government (NVS, KVS, Central Tibetan Schools etc.) and schools run by UTs (Union Territories)

2) State TET – States primarily conduct their own TET for those candidates who aspire to be teachers with schools under their control. However, a state can consider CTET in case it decides not to conduct the state TET

Levels in TETs – There are two levels of TETs. A candidate may choose either or both of the tests.

1) Level 1 Test – This test is conducted for those who aspire to become a Primary teacher (Class I to V).

2) Level 2 Test – These tests are conducted for those who aspire to become a Secondary Teacher (Class VI to VIII).

Post Graduate Teacher requires Masters Degree from a recognized university with at least 50% marks in aggregate in the concerned or related subjects and B.Ed. or equivalent qualification from a recognized University.

UPSESSB TGT PGT Notification 2021 – Overview

 UPSESSB Recruitment Highlights

 

Organization Name:

Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Selection Board

 

Name of the Posts:

TGT & PGT Teachers

Total No. of Vacancies:

15,198 vacancies

Nature of Post:

Permanent

Job Category:

State Government Jobs

Job Placement:

Anywhere in Uttar Pradesh

Apply Mode:

Online mode only

Application Dates:

16 March to 20 May 2021

Selection Process:

Written Exam & Interview

Official Websites:

www.upsessb.org

 

UP TGT PGT Exam Date 2021

Events

Dates

UP TGT PGT Vacancy 2020 Notification Release Date

15th March 2021

UP TGT PGT Online Application Begins

16th March 2021

Last Date to Register

10th May 2021

Last Date to Apply Online

15th May 2021

Admit Card

To be out soon

UP TGT PGT Exam Date 2020

To be out soon


 

UP TGT PGT Teacher Vacancy 2021 Details

 Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT) Vacancies

SUBJECT NAMES

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

SCIENCE

792

106

898

HINDI

1742

214

1956

SANSKRIT

938

97

1035

HOME SCIENCE

611

160

771

SOCIAL SCIENCE

1392

186

1578

MATHEMATICS

1822

167

1989

ARTS

710

103

813

ENGLISH

1587

196

1783

AGRICULTURE

184

01

185

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

497

48

545

COMMERCE

127

08

135

BIOLOGY

693

42

735

SEWING

19

04

23

URDU

65

12

77

MUSIC INSTRUMENTAL

06

14

20

MUSIC VOCAL

10

50

30

TOTAL VACANCIES ⇒

11195

1462

12603

 

 Post Graduate Teacher (PGT) Vacancies

SUBJECT NAMES

MALE

FEMALE

TOTAL

CIVICS

153

30

183

CHEMISTRY

160

11

171

PHYSICS

148

10

158

BIOLOGY

108

06

114

GEOGRAPHY

250

08

258

MATHEMATICS

98

01

99

ENGLISH

269

28

297

SOCIOLOGY

67

11

78

ECONOMICS

143

28

171

HISTORY

68

22

90

HINDI

363

47

410

AGRICULTURE

38

00

38

PSYCHOLOGY

35

12

47

PEDAGOGY

25

05

30

SANSKRIT

232

34

266

ARTS

49

27

76

LOGIC

07

00

07

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

11

02

13

COMMERCE

45

00

45

MILITARY SCIENCE

10

00

10

HOME SCIENCE

02

11

13

MUSIC VOCAL

00

12

12

MUSIC INSTRUMENTAL

00

09

09

TOTAL VACANCIES ⇒

2281

314

2595

 

UP TGT PGT Teacher Exam Pattern 2021

DESCRIPTION

TGT EXAMINATION

PGT EXAMINATION

Exam Mode:

OMR Based

OMR Based

Exam Type:

Objective Type Written Exam

Objective Type Written Exam

Question Type:

MCQ (Multiple Choice Question)

MCQ (Multiple Choice Question)

Total Questions:

125 questions

125 questions

Total Marks:

500 marks

425 marks

Total Time Duration:

02 hours (120 minutes)

02 hours (120 minutes)

Marks per Question:

04 marks per correct answer

3.4 marks per correct answer

Negative Marking:

No negative marks

No negative marks


UP TGT PGT Syllabus 2021

Subject 

Topics 

General Awareness 

  • History
  • Geography
  • Culture
  • Sports
  • Indian Constitution 
  • Economy
  • Scientific Research
  • Current Affairs 
  • General Polity 
  • History of Uttar Pradesh 

English 

  • Verbs 
  • Adverb 
  • Idioms 
  • Article
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Phrase
  • Error Correction 
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Grammar
  • Fill in the Blanks 
  • Sentence Rearrangement 
  • Tense 
  • Synonyms 
  • Antonyms 
  • Unseen Passages 
  • Vocabulary 

Quantitative Aptitudes 

  • Time 
  • Distance 
  • Percentage 
  • Simplification 
  • Profit and loss 
  • Streams 
  • Boats 
  • Averages
  • Work
  • Pipes 
  • Problema of Ages 
  • Interest
  • Data Interpretation 

 

 

Educational Qualifications:-

  1. TGT Jobs: Graduation degree in relevant subject and B.Ed/ BTC or any other training certificate.
  1. PGT Jobs: Post Graduation (PG) degree in relevant subject.

 

UP TGT PGT Online Application Fees

Category

Application Fee

Online Processing charge

Total application fee

General/OBC

700

50

750

SC

400

50

450

ST

200

50

250

EWS (TGT)

400

50

450

EWS (PGT)

600

50

650

 

UP TGT PGT Eligibility Criteria 2021

The candidates applying for the UPSESSB UP Teacher must fulfill the required eligibility criteria set by the conducting authority. Eligibility criteria such as age limit, educational qualification is mentioned below have a look at it.

1: Nationality 

Candidates applying for Trained Graduate teacher in UPSESSB must meet the nationality criteria. Candidates must be a citizen of India to apply for this recruitment process.

2: Age Limit (As of 01.07.2021)

Candidates should also meet the age limit criteria for the TGT post. Candidates must not be less than 21 years of age to apply for the UPSESSB UP Teacher post.

3: Educational Qualification

Candidates should hold a Graduate Degree in Related Subject (they are choosing) and B.Ed/BTC or Any other equivalent training certificate.

UPSESSB TGT PGT Salary

  • TGT - Rs. 44900-142400, Pay Level 8, Grade Pay - 4600
  • PGT - Rs. 47600-151100, Pay Level 8, Grade Pay -4800

 

UP TGT PGT Teacher  2021 Selection Process

Selection will be based on Marks of Written Exam, Interview & Educational Qualification. Based on merit selected candidates are called up for Document Verification & another process.

  • Written Examination – 85% marks
  • Interview – 10% Marks
  • Special Qualification – 05% Marks

 

Trained Graduate Teacher (TGT)

  1. Written Examination + Weightage = 500 marks

 Post Graduate Teacher (PGT)

Written Examination (85% marks weightage) = 425 marks

Interview (10% marks weightage) = 50 marks

Special Qualification (05% marks weightage) = 25 marks

  • 2% marks weightage for P.hd/ D.Phil Degree

  • 2% marks weightage for M.Ed Degree

  • 1% marks weightage for For B.Ed Degree

 

TGT PGT Admit Card 2021

The UP TGT & PGT admit card for the written test will be out 10-15 days before the exam date. We will post the direct link to download the UP TGT PGT Hall Ticket once it is out. 

Steps to Download UP TGT PGT Admit Card 2021

  • Visit the official site of U.P. Secondary Education Service Selection Board
  • Now click on the admit card link 
  • Enter your registration number and password 
  • Your admit card will appear on your computer screen 
  • Download and take a print out of your admit card 

 

UP PGT, TGT Result 2021

Steps To Check UP TGT, PGT Result 2021

  • Switch on to the official site @  www.upsessb.org
  • Then the home page of UP Secondary Education Services Selection Board with various sections will be updated.
  • On the home check for the UPSESSB TGT, PGT Result 2021.
  • Click on subject wise links that are available.
  • Get the link of subject Hindi which is recently released.
  • Download and save the PDF for future use.

 

UP TGT Cut Off Marks 2019

S. No.

Subject Name

No. Of Vacancies (Male)

No. Of Vacancies (Female)

General (Cut off based on 85%)

OBC (Cut off based on 85%)

SC/ ST (Cut off based on 85%)

1

English

772

76

65

60

55

2

Music (Vocal)

0

5

60

56

52

3

Home Science

126

9

50

46

43

4

Hindi

838

71

65

60

55

5

Urdu

25

10

62

60

55

6

Sewing

5

8

72

70

65

7

Physical Education

180

14

70

67

63

8

Spinning & Weaving

4

0

73

71

66

9

Biology

841

88

71

68

65

10

Math

979

57

65

62

57

11

Social Science

720

86

77

74

70

12

Art

239

28

66

62

58

13

Agriculture

62

0

71

68

64

14

Music Vaadan

0

3

64

61

57

15

Science

228

11

76

74

68

16

Commerce

43

2

62

58

55

17

Sanskrit

442

30

66

62

58