The Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) releases vacancies for the posts of Trained Graduate Teachers (TGT), Post-Graduate Teachers (PGT), and Primary Teachers (PRT) every year. The number of candidates sitting for these exams crosses lakhs, but the number of vacancies available is extremely low, making these exams tough to crack. All prospective candidates must plan to begin their preparation well in time to crack the exam in the first go.
The exam syllabus varies as per the posts. Still, it comprises 100 multiple choice questions from the fields of- Mental ability and reasoning ability, Numerical Aptitude & Data Interpretation, General Awareness, Hindi Language & Comprehension, and English Language & Comprehension.
The DSSSB PRT PGT And TGT exams also include MCQs about postgraduate qualification and teaching methodology, which comprise 200 marks, making the total 300. So, to cover this widespread syllabus, one must refer to the best of material and stay updated regarding new material that comes in. While BYJU’S materials are there to guide you, here are some of the best DSSSB PRT PGT And TGT books that one can refer to for examination preparation alongside.
DSSSB PRT PGT And TGT Exam Guide Books
- “General Knowledge”, by Lucent Publications
Available in Hindi and English, this book covers all essential topics, such as polity, science, history, geography, and miscellaneous issues, and is one of the most trusted materials for preparation. It has limited and essential content, and you definitely must not miss it. Its latest editions are printed annually, and getting the latest edition will definitely shape your foundation.
- “Logical Reasoning “by Dr. R.S Aggarwal, Publication- S. Chand
Logical reasoning is one of the essential segments in any competitive examination. It comprises verbal and non-verbal sections and is extremely mark-fetching if planned and prepared well for. This book covers everything that falls in the logical reasoning section and provides you with an ample and wide variety of questions to test you. It also mentions short tricks that can help you get quicker in solving the questions and ensure time management during the examination.
- Quantitative Aptitude by Dr. R.S Aggarwal, Publisher- S. Chand
This book is highly recommended for most competitive examinations, and it covers a segment that most candidates struggle with- Quantitative Aptitude. It gives you questions in different patterns and formats and prepares you for all kinds of quantitative aptitude-related questions that could come up during the examination. To shape your skills in numerical ability and gain mathematical accuracy is quicker; this book is beneficial.
- “Samanya Hindi”, by Arihant Publication
For all candidates who find it challenging to study Hindi and are not as familiar with it, this book prepares them for the toughest and thorough reading if it ensures good marks. Candidates can check the Hindi Language & Comprehension section from this book as it is easy to understand.
- “Objective General English “, by SP Bakshi
This book is divided into four parts: Part A- Foundation Module, Part B- Verbal Ability, Part C, and Part D- Practical Grammar, to give detailed exposure and prepare a candidate well for the English Language & Comprehension section. Most candidates can face difficulty with the English segment of competitive examinations, and this book covers most topics. Thorough reading and answering sample questions can help one score well and avoid negative marking in the English Comprehension Segment.
- Social Science By R. Gupta
This book is explicitly curated for the DSSSB examination. This book includes both study and practice material and helps candidates cover the diverse topics falling under social sciences. Unlike any other regular social science book, this book has been designed for the candidates appearing in DSSSB only.
Along with BYJU’s Exam Prep program, which is a specially designed and handpicked set of lessons and materials, these books add value to your DSSSB PRT PGT And TGT exam preparation. Thorough reading and regular practice on all the examination segments can help one avoid wrong answers and perform confidently during the DSSSB examination, even in their first attempt.