UP TGT PGT Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus Exam Pattern 2016

UP TGT PGT Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021:Uttar Pradesh Madhyamik Shiksha Sewa Chayan Board (UPSESSB) released an official notification on 16 March 2021, inviting candidates to apply for the posts of trained graduate teacher (TGT) and postgraduate teacher (PGT). The total of vacancies announced by the board is 15,198. It is a golden opportunity for the aspirants who wish to make a career in teaching.
The last date to apply for the UP TGT PGT recruitment exam was 15 April 2021. The application is now closed, and the board will be releasing the exam date soon in official notification. This article will provide complete details regarding the UP TGT PGT Syllabus, Exam Pattern, and important dates. Please read till the end to have a comprehensive understanding of the exam.

UP PGT TGT 2021: Important Dates

Check out the important event of UP TGT PGT 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 notified
UP TGT PGT Exam Date  August 2021
UP TGT Exam Date 2021 7th and 8th August 2021
UP PGT Exam Date 2021 17th and 18th August 2021 

 UP TGT PGT Exam Pattern

The UPSESSB conduct the UP TGT PGT exam to recruit talented candidates for the post of teachers in various schools across India. The competition is cutthroat as lakhs of candidates appear for the exam. Thus, candidates must have a thorough understanding of the exam pattern to score higher marks and make it to the merit list.

The UPSESSB conduct conducts the exam in an offline mode. The exam is objective, with multiple-choice questions from General Awareness, General Knowledge, Reasoning, and Maths. Check out the detailed exam pattern of UP TGT PGT separately.

Exam Details UP TGT Exam Pattern UP PGT Exam Pattern
Total Questions 125 Questions 125 Questions
Time Duration 2 hours 2 hours
Total Marks 500 425
Negative Marking No No
Marking Scheme 04 marks for every correct answer 3.4 marks for every correct answer
Interview 40 Marks
Special Qualification 25 Marks

UP TGT Teachers are selected based on the marks scored in the written test. 

UP PGT Exam Weightage:

For the UP PGT the marks weightage is as follows:

Written Exam: 85 Per Cent

Personal Interview: 10 Per Cent

Special Qualification: 5 Per Cent (Doctorate Degree, M.Ed, B.Ed, National Level Sports Participation, etc.)

Based on the marks scored by a candidate in the written test, interview, and special qualification, UPSESSB creates a merit list stating the names of successful candidates.

UP TGT PGT Syllabus 2021

The candidates must follow the latest UP TGT Syllabus to score higher marks in the exam. We have gathered a detailed syllabus to help the candidates in their preparation process.

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus: General Knowledge

Exam questions can be framed from the following topics:

    • History
    • Culture
    • Sports
    • Geography
    • General Polity
    • Current Events
    • History Related to UP
    • Indian Constitution
    • Economic Scene
  • Scientific Research

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus: English

Exam questions can be framed from the following topics:

    • Idioms
    • Verb
    • Adverb
    • Articles
    • Sentence Rearrangement
    • Grammar
    • Fill in the Blanks
    • Synonyms
    • Tenses
    • Antonyms
    • Unseen Passages
    • Vocabulary
    • Comprehension, Error Correction, Phrases
    • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Sentence Rearrangement

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus: Quantitative Aptitude

Exam questions can be framed from the following topics:

    • Simplification
    • Profit and Loss
    • Boats
    • Time
    • Work
    • Cisterns
    • Problems on Ages
    • Streams
    • Time
    • Distance
    • Averages
    • Pipes
    • Interest
    • Percentages
  • Data Interpretation

UP TGT PGT Syllabus: Concerned Subject

Candidates will be presented with the questions from the respective subjects they choose for. Aspirants can find their concerned subject’s syllabus on the official site. The separate links for TGT, PGT syllabus are provided below:

UP TGT Concerned Subject Syllabus: Click Here

UP PGT Concerned Subject Syllabus: Click Here

We hope this article has proved helpful to you regarding the UP TGT PGT Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2021. The exam is approaching near and candidates need to burn the midnight oil to ensure success. Keep checking this section for the latest updates, notifications, and tips and tricks for the UP TGT PGT 2021 exam.

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