UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus Exam Pattern 2016

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus Exam Pattern 2016

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus Exam Pattern 2016: The Uttar Pradesh Secondary Education Service Selection Board (UPSESSB) is going to conduct recruitment examination for the posts of Trainee Graduate Teacher and Post Graduate Teacher. The main responsibility of this board is to recruit teachers, Conduct examinations and Interviews to select candidates for UP teaching jobs.

There are 9568 vacancies  that need to be filled through this exam. This is a golden opportunity for students looking for government jobs in the education sector. This article will cover all the necessary information regarding UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus Exam Pattern 2016.


UP TGT/ PGT Exam Pattern 2016

UP TGT/ PGT Selection Process is a two level procedure which comprises of a written test and an interview. Let us look at UP TGT/ PGT Exam pattern for the year 2016.

Name of the Section  Questions  Marks
 General English & Hindi  20+20 40
 General Awareness/ General Intelligence  30 30
 Numerical Ability & Reasoning  30 30
 Teaching Aptitude  20 20
 Concerned Subject 80  80
 Total  200  200

As stated officially, the total marks for the examination are divided in the following manner:

  • 85% in the written examination (both for TGT/ PGT)
  • 10% in the Personal Interview
  • 5% for Special Qualification (PHD/ M.Phil- 2%, M.Ed- 2%, B.Ed- 1%)

This was the exam pattern and structure for UPSESSB recruitment 2016. Now, let’s have a look at the UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus for the year 2016.


UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus 2016

The UP TGT/ PGT recruitment Exam is conducted for various posts like TGT, PGT and the exam for each post has different syllabus. Here is the detailed list of syllabus for the exam that is about to be conducted.

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus: General Knowledge

  • History.
  • Scientific Research.
  • General Polity.
  • Culture.
  • Sports.
  • Geography.
  • Indian Constitution.
  • Economic Scene.
  • Current Events – International & National etc.
  • History Related to the Uttar Pradesh.

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus: English

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

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus: Quantitative Aptitude

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

UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus: Concerned Subject

There will be separate questions from the concerned subject. 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 provides you useful information regarding the UP TGT/ PGT Syllabus and Exam Pattern 2016. You must now focus on your preparation and work hard towards achieving your goal. We will keep you posted for more updates on UP TGT/ PGT Exam 2016.

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