JSSC PGT Recruitment Notification 2022: Check Exam Dates

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The JSSC PGT Exam Dates have been announced! The JSSC PGT Exam will be taking place on multiple dates between 21st December 2022 to 3rd January 2023.  The application process was started on 8th September 2022 and the candidates applied online till 22nd November 2022. The Jharkhand Staff Selection Commission has released the JSSC PGT Notification 2022. The commission conducts the JSSC PGT Teacher Competitive Exam (JSSC PGTTCE) to recruit Post-Graduate Trained teachers in Government Schools across Jharkhand. This is a great Government Teaching Job Opportunity in Jharkhand. Read the following article to know more about the JSSC PGT Recruitment 2022.

  • The last date to fill out the application form has been extended to 22nd November 2022 and pay the application fee has been extended to 24th November 2022.
  • A total of 3120 vacancies have been announced for the post of JSSC PGT in various disciplines.
  • The selection process will include Mains Examination and Document Verification.
  • The JSSC PGTTCE will be a 400 marks exam comprising 2 papers (Paper 1- 100 marks, Paper 2- 300 marks).

JSSC PGT Notification 2022 Overview

Exam Conducting Authority

Jharkhand Staff Selection Committee (JSSC)

Official Website

JSSC Website

Name of the Post

Post Graduate Trained Teacher (PGT)

JSSC PGT Vacancy


  • Regular- 2855
  • Backlog- 3120

Selection Process

  • Mains Examination (JSSC PGTTCE) 
  • Document Verification

JSSC PGT Application Start Date

8th September 2022

Application End Date

22nd November 2022

Last date to pay the Application Fee

24th November 2022

Admit Card Release Date

To be announced

Exam Date 

21st December 2022 to 3rd January 2023. 

Exam Mode

Computer Based Test (CBT)

State Jharkhand Government Jobs

Download JSSC PGT Notification 2022 (Regular Vacancies)

Download JSSC PGT Notification 2022 (Backlog Vacancies)

JSSC PGT Updates

14th November 2022: JSSC PGT Exam Date Announced!

The JSSC has announced the exam dates for various posts. The JSSC PGT Exam will be conducted between 21st December 2022 to 3rd January 2023. Candidates can check the notice PDF below.

Download JSSC Exam Dates Notice PDF

1st November 2022: JSSC PGT Last Date Extended!

JSSC has extended the last date to fill out the application form from 1st November 2022 to 22nd November 2022. Also, the last date to pay the application fees is extended to 24th November 2022, and the last date to upload photo and signature is extended to 27th November 2022. The candidates will be able to rectify errors in application form from 29th November 2022 to 1st December 2022. Check out the official notice below.

Download JSSC PGT Last Date Extended Notice

6th October 2022: JSSC PGT Last date of application Extended!

JSSC has extended the last date to fill out the application form to 1st November 2022. Also, the last date to pay the application fees is extended to 4th November 2022, and the last date to upload a document is extended to 7th November 2022.

Download the JSSC PGT application date extended notice

9th September 2022: JSSC PGT 2022 Apply Online Link Activated!

The Jharkhand Staff Selection Committee (JSSC) has activated the application online link for the JSSC PGT 2022 exam. Candidates can apply for the application from 8th September to 7th October 2022. Check out the direct link provided below and apply for the JSSC PGT 2022 application.

Direct Link to Apply for JSSC PGT 2022

24th August 2022: JSSC PGT Application Dates Revised

The JSSC has revised the application dates for the PGTTCE 2022. The applications will now be accepted between 8th September 2022 to 7th October 2022. For details refer to the PDF below.

Download JSSC PGT Revised Application Dates Notice

JSSC PGT Vacancy 2022

The JSSC has announced a total of 3120 PGT vacancies. These include 2855 regular vacancies and 265 backlog vacancies. Check the JSSC subject-wise vacancies below

JSSC PGT Vacancy 2022- Regular Vacancies



Regular/ Direct Recruitment

Limited Recruitment (For already serving TGT)





































The subject-wise backlog vacancies are as mentioned below:

JSSC PGT Vacancy 2022- Backlog Vacancies



Regular/ Direct Recruitment

Limited Recruitment (For already serving TGT)






















JSSC PGT Application Form 2022

The JSSC PGT Application Form must be submitted online between 8th September 2022 to 22nd November 2022. The steps to apply online are as follows:

Step 1:  Visit the JSSC Application Portal.

Step 2: Click on the JSSC PGTTCE Application Link.

Step 3: A new page will open. There click on Apply online button.

Step 4: Fill out the application form carefully.

Step 5: Upload the required documents. Candidates may use the PrepForSure Photo Resize Tool to optimize the size of documents for uploading.

Step 6: Submit the application form and pay the application fee.

JSSC PGT Application Fee 2022

The Following table depicts the application fee for aspiring candidates, classified based on category.

JSSC PGT Application fee overview


Application Fee

SC/ST of Jharkhand

Rs. 50


Rs. 100

Selection Process For JSSC PGT Recruitment 2022

The selection of candidates for JSSC PGT will include the following:

  • Computer Based Test (Mains Exam/ JSSC PGTTCE) – 400 marks exam consisting of 2 parts.
  • Document Verification

Certificates Required for JSSC PGT Document Verification

The JSSC PGT organization asks us to note that being called for document verification isn't a hint towards one's selection. The Document Verification process is simply part of the selection procedure. The mandatory documents/certificates are as follows:

  • Original 10th Standard Certificate 
  • As per the post of JSSC PGT, mark sheets and original certificates of 12th Standard, Graduation, Post-Graduation, and B-Ed. are required. 
  • Original higher qualifications certificates.
  • Domicile certificate for Reserved Categories
  • Certificate for Physically Handicapped 
  • Caste certificate for SC/ST candidates
  • Extreme Backward Classes and Backward Classes should present Caste certificates.
  • Caste Certificates with a clear indication of the Creamy layer in it.

Please check the official website's notification corner for any further information on the same.

JSSC PGT Eligibility Criteria 2022

To apply for the JSSC PGT exam, the aspiring candidates must fulfill specific eligibility conditions in terms of educational qualifications and maximum age limit. Check details of the JSSC PGT Eligibility Criteria in the following subsections.

JSSC PGT Educational Qualifications

The applicants must have one of the following qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in the relevant subject with minimum 50% aggregate and B.Ed. from a recognized university.
  • Master's Degree in the relevant subject with minimum 45% aggregate and B.Ed. from a recognized university.
  • Master's Degree in the relevant subject with minimum 50% aggregate and B.Ed./ B.Sc. Ed. from a recognized university.
  • Master's Degree in the relevant subject with minimum 55% aggregate and 3 years B.Ed./ M. Ed from a recognized university.

Applicants must note that a relaxation of 5% marks is allowed for SC/ST/PWD candidates.

JSSC PGT Age Requirements

The age limit for applicants belonging to different categories is as mentioned below:

JSSC PGT Age overview


Minimum Age

Maximum Age

General/ EWS

21 years

40 years

EBC (Schedule 1)/ BC (Male, Schedule 2)

42 years

SC, ST (Male & Female)

45 years

Other Females

45 years

JSSC PGT Syllabus 2022

Candidates appearing for the JSSC PGTTCE must refer to the detailed syllabus before starting their preparations for the exam. The main exam consists of 2 papers. Paper-I has questions on General Knowledge and Hindi, Paper-II has questions on the respective subject the candidate has applied for.

JSSC PGT Syllabus Paper 1




General Knowledge

  • General Studies

Current affairs, science & technology, National and International awards, Indian Languages, Books, Script, States and capitals, Sports, History & culture, Geography, Environment, Economy, Indian Freedom movement, Farmers state, Salient Features of Naturalistic Institutions, Indian Constitution, Indian government, polity, Community development, Five yearly plan.

Jharkhand’s polity and geography.

  • General Science

General current affairs related to science. General questions related to science will be asked and the level will be moderate. 

  • General Maths

Numerology, Elementary Algebra, Geometry, General trigonometry etc. Level of the questions will be of 10th Standard.

  • Mental Ability

Verbal and non-verbal reasoning, analogy, similarity and difference, fill ups, problem solving, analysis, visual memory, differential observation, relations, numeric math reasoning, number series, coding decoding etc.

  • Fundamental Knowledge of Computer

General computer topics such as MS windows operating system, MS Office and Internet

  • History, Geography, Art & Culture of Jharkhand

Geography, History, Culture and Art, Language & Literature, Mines & Minerals, Industries, Role of jharkhand in national movement, development plans, sports & sportspersons, civilian achievements, importance in national and international scenario etc.

Knowledge of Hindi Language

Unseen Passage Questions on Hindi Grammar

Download JSSC PGT Syllabus Paper 2

JSSC PGT Exam Pattern 2022

The JSSC PGTTCE is a single stage exam to shortlist candidates for the post of JSSC PGT. Candidates applying for the same must be aware of the exam pattern and devise their preparation strategy accordingly. Refer to the detailed JSSC PGT Exam Pattern below:

  • The examination comprises of two papers- Paper-1 and Paper-2.
  • The duration of each paper will be 3 hours.
  • Paper 1 is of 100 marks and Paper 2 is of 300 marks.
  • Paper 1 will be qualifying in nature (Minimum qualifying marks are 33%).
  • Minimum qualifying marks for paper 2 are 50% (45% for SC/ST/PWD candidates).



No. of Questions

Total Marks


General Knowledge and Hindi




Subject Related Questions






JSSC PGT Exam Dates 2022

Knowing the official dates for the application procedure, payment process, admit card release, and so on, is crucial for any candidate. Below are the important dates for JSSC PGT Recruitment 2022.


Exam Date

Application Start Date

25th August 2022 8th September 2022

Application End Date

23rd September 2022 7th October 2022


21st December 2022 to 3rd January 2023

JSSC PGT Admit Card 2022

The Admit Card is the essential document for the JSSC PGT Exam. Candidates must carry the JSSC PGT admit card to the examination hall; otherwise, they won’t be allowed to sit for the exam. Follow the below steps to download the JSSC PGT Admit Card:

Step 1: Visit the Admit Card Page on the JSSC website.

Step 2: Click the link to download JSSC PGT Admit Card.

Step 3: Enter the the required details to login. Candidates admit card will be displayed.

Step 4: Download and print the admit card.

JSSC PGT Salary 2022

JSSC has announced the salary details of the Post graduate teachers in the official notification. Selected candidates in JSSC PGT recruitment 2022 will get a very good salary at pay level 8. Candidates can check the following table for the salary details for the PGT post. 

JSSC PGT Salary 2022


Pay Level




47,600 – 1,51,100

JSSC PGT Cut Off 2022

Soon after the JSSC PGT exams are held, the official JSSC PGT cut-off will be released. The cut-off is based on many factors, such as the difficulty level of the paper, number of applicants, and so on. The candidates must also check the category-wise minimum qualifying marks for paper 1 and 2 of the JSSC PGTTCE.


Max. Marks

Minimum Qualifying Marks

Paper 1

General and Reserved



Paper 2

For SC/ST candidates

300 Marks

45% Marks (135 Marks)

For All Others candidates

300 Marks

50% Marks (150 Marks)

JSSC PGT Answer Key 2022

The JSSC PGT answer key , which is eagerly awaited by all candidates, often releases shortly after the JSSC PGT examinations are conducted. Using the answer key and knowing their cut-off, candidates can gauge whether they'll qualify or not, even before official results are announced. 

Step 1: Visit the JSSC Answer Key Page.

Step 2: Click on the JSSC PGT answer key link.

Step 3: Download and save the answer key.

How to prepare for JSSC PGT Exam 2022 ?

Candidates need to make a proper preparation strategy to maximize their chances of selection. Alongwith completing the syllabus, candidates also should take care of timely revision and efficiency. Preparation strategy is the most important thing which determines your selection for the post. We have prepared a list of some points that candidates can follow in order to prepare for the exam. 

  • Candidates should be aware of the exam pattern and syllabus and plan their preparation accordingly. 
  • Candidates should make short notes of each topic so that revision can be efficiently done. Regular revision is also very necessary for retaining the topics.
  • Reading English and regional newspapers is advised. It will help in the General knowledge part as well as the regional knowledge section of the exam.
  • Candidates should give several Mock tests. It helps with time management. Candidates can attempt mock test series at PrepForSure App at affordable prices.
  • Candidates are advised to choose the best study material. The study material should suit the candidate's preparation strategy

Best Book to prepare for JSSC PGT 2022 

Candidates should choose the best study material that suits their preparation strategy.Although, the choice of study material may differ from person to person. We have prepared a list of some best books that Candidates can refer to while preparing forJSSC PGT recruitment 2022. 

Best Books to prepare for JSSC PGT 2022 




General Knowledge 

Lucent’s General Knowledge

Binary Karn

General Knowledge 2022 

Arihant Publications


Analytical Reasoning 

M.k. Pandey

Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning 

R.S. Agarwal

A New Approach to Reasoning

Arihant Publications

General Maths

Mathematics for Class 10

RD Sharma

Secondary School Mathematics for Class 10 

RS Aggarwal 


Objective Computer Awareness 

Arihant Experts


Rani Ahilya, Lucent’s Publications

JSSC PGT Result 2022

Every JSSC PGT aspiring candidate waits eagerly for the results to be announced. Often the results are announced within two months of the examinations. Candidates can access their results by following the below-given steps:

Step 1: Visit the JSSC PGT Result Page

Step 2: Click the link to download JSSC PGT Result.

Step 3: Candidates have to find their name in the result PDF.

Step 4: Download and save the result for reference.

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