DSSSB PGT Economics Syllabus - Check Exam Pattern & Best Books
DSSSB PGT Economics Syllabus 2020- Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board( DSSSB) has predefined the DSSSB economics syllabus for PGT. The syllabus of DSSSB PGT economics consists of all the topics that will be asked from micro-macroeconomics, statistics and indian economic development, etc. Candidates must check the syllabus before applying for DSSSB PGT economics exam. If we check the past year's trends it is observed that the syllabus of DSSSB PGT economics 2020 hasn’t changed much. It comprises topics mainly from numerical ability and data interpretation, logical reasoning, mental ability, general awareness, reading comprehension both Hindi and English. DSSSB exam is supposed to be held as a paper based test. Knowing the syllabus in advance will help the candidates to draw a clear cut strategy for their competition examination preparation. Let us check in detail DSSSB PGT economics syllabus 2020.
DSSSB PGT 2020 Economics Syllabus
The exam paper of DSSSB 2020 consists of two tiers- tier I and tier II. The questions consist of five topics which are of a total of 100 marks with each section being of 20 marks. The sections are- General Awareness, Mental ability and reasoning ability, English Language & Comprehension, Hindi Language & comprehension, Numerical Aptitude & Data interpretation. The other section which is of 200 marks is the one that consists of questions from economics that make it a part of DSSSB PGT Economics syllabus 2020. Given below is the detailed syllabus.
Part A- Introductory Microeconomics and Macroeconomics
Consumer Behaviour and Demand
Forms of Market and Price Determination
National Income and related aggregates
Producer Behaviour & Supply
Determination of Income and Employment
Money and Banking
Government Budget and the Economy
Balance of Payments
Concepts of shares, NSEW, debentures, SEBI, BSE and various indices
Part B- Statistics and Indian Economic Development
Introduction and collection, organization of data
Development Policies and Experience
Economic Reforms since 1991
Current challenges facing Indian Economy
Development Experience of India
DSSSB PGT Exam Pattern 2020
Apart from the given DSSSB PGT economics syllabus 2020, candidates must be familiar with the PGT exam pattern 2020 for DSSSB. Chec the pattern here.
Number of questions
Number of Marks
General Intelligence & Reasoning Ability
Arithmetical & Numerical Ability
Test of Hindi Language & Comprehension
Test of English Language & Comprehension
Economics related questions
Total ( Three Hours)
Best Books for DSSSB PGT Economics Entrance
Check below the best books candidates can prefer for DSSSB PGT Economics preparation:
1. DSSSB PGT Economics Books for General Knowledge: Lucent’s GK
2. DSSSB PGT Economics Mental Ability Best books: A Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-Verba Reasoning by S. Chand
3. DSSSB PGT Economics Book for Arithmetical & Numerical Ability: Quantitative Aptitude by R.S Aggarwal
4. DSSSB PGT Economics Books for Hindi Language & Comprehension: Vastunisth Samanya Hindi Language
5. DSSSB PGT Economics Study Material for English Language & Comprehension: Objective General English by SP Bakshi
6. DSSSB PGT Main Economics Book: DSSSB Teachers PGT Economics Recruitment Exam by R. Gupta
DSSSB Exam Question Papers 2020
Candidates must solve the previous ten years question papers to get a better hold of the exam. Along with it, candidates can solve sample papers and mock tests for the paper available on the official website. Solving question papers help in better preparation of the exam. With a proper time set to solve, candidates get to know how many questions they are available to solve within the stipulated time. An analysis of strong and weak areas which need to be worked upon helps in thus attaining the success in DSSSB examination.
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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - DSSSB PGT Economics Syllabus - Check Exam Pattern & Best Books
Question: What is the mode in which the DSSSB PGT exam will be conducted?
The exam will be conducted in an offline mode.
Question: When will the DSSSB exam be conducted?
The dates of the exam are not out yet. They have been postponed due to the current covid-19 pandemic situation throughout the country.
Question: For what posts is DSSSB conducted?
DSSSB exam is conducted for various posts. It is also conducted for Postgraduate teachers, PRT or Nursing Teachers and TGT.
Question: What are the topics from which questions are asked in the PGT Economics exam?
The various topics of section A for every paper are- General Awareness, Mental ability and reasoning ability, English Language & Comprehension, Hindi Language & comprehension, Numerical Aptitude & Data interpretation. Section B consists of 200 marks, of questions related to economics subjects as mentioned above.
Question: What is the duration and marking scheme of the exam?
For PGT, the paper is of three hours duration. One mark is awarded for every correct answer. 0.25 marks are deducted for every incorrect answer in MCQ section. There is no mar deduction for subject related questions of section B.