HSSC PGT English Selection criteria and Reservation: Eligibility, books & Much More!

Hello readers, In this article, we are going to share all the required Haryana PGT English Selection criteria and Reservation and details about HSSC PGT English Recruitment 2020. Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) has released Haryana PGT English Recruitment 2020 notification for 530 posts of PGT. The Haryana Staff Selection Commission (HSSC) officials are planning to conduct the written examination to fill the vacancies of the PGT English 2020 Posts.

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According to Haryana Government candidates can fill the application form from September onwards. The candidates who are interested to fill the application form may check the vacancy details and apply online from 17-02-2020 to 02-03-2020. Also including many vacancies, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, how to apply and important dates, are given below:

HSSC PGT English Recruitment 2020

Before we speak about the Haryana PGT English Selection criteria and Reservation Lets have a quick look at the HSSC PGT English Recruitment 2020 job Profile and Job description.

Brief Description of the Job

Name of Recruitment Exam HSSC PGT English Recruitment 2020
Conducting Authority HSSC
Online Application Start Date 17-02-2020
Application Last Date 7/02/2020 (Extended Date 5/03/2020)
Application Fee
  • General Male Candidates: Rs. 500/-
  • General Female (HR) : Rs. 125/-
  • BC/ EWS/ SC (Male HR): Rs. 125/-
  • BC/ EWS/ SC (Female HR): Rs. 125/-
Total No. of Vacancy Available 530 Posts
Mode of Application Online
Exam Mode Offline (Written Exam)

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HSSC PGT Selection Criteria

Haryana PGT English Selection criteria and Reservation is based on total marks obtained in Written Exam, Experience and Viva-voce (Interview).


  • Min:- 18 years
  • Max:- 42 Years.

Age Relaxation:-

1. Upper age limit is relaxable up to 5 years in the case of SC, Backward Class (BC-A) & Backwards Class (BC-B) as per Haryana Govt. instructions.

2. In the case of PwD(Person with Disability) General Candidates, the upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years
(10 years for SCs/BC-A & BC-A) as per Haryana Government instructions.

3. For ESM(Ex-Servicemen) Candidates, relaxation up to continuous Military service added by three years is permissible.

4. The maximum age limit will be up to 47 years as per Haryana Government instructions for the widow, legally separated, divorcee, deserted and unmarried woman.

There are two categories for a total of 100 marks. The division is given below.

1. Written Exam: 90 Marks

Subject Name Marks (Weightage)
  • General Awareness
  • Reasoning
  • Maths
  • Science
  • Computer
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Concerned or relevant subject, as applicable
75% weightage
  • History
  • Current Affairs
  • Literature
  • Geography
  • Civics
  • Environment
  • Culture of Haryana etc.
25% weightage

2. Social-eco criteria: 10 Marks:-

The 10 marks for socio-economic criteria and experience shall be allocated as follows:

S.No. Description Marks
a. If neither the applicant nor any person from among the applicant’s family viz father, mother, spouse, brother, and Son is, was or has been a regular employee in any Department/ Board/ Corporation/ Company/ Statutory Body/ commission/ Authority of Government of Haryana or any other State Government or Government of India. (5 marks)
b. If the applicant is:- 
  • A widow; or
  • The first or the second child and his father had died before attaining the age of 42 years: or
  • The first or the second child and his father had died before the applicant had attained the age of 15 years.
(5 marks)
c. If the applicant belongs to such a denotified tribe (Vimukt Jatis and Tapriwas Jatis) or Nomadic tribe of the State of Haryana which is neither a Scheduled Caste nor a Backward Class. (5 marks)
d. Experiet¡ce: One-half (=0.5) mark for each year or part thereof exceeding six months of experience, out of a maximum of sixteen years, on the same or a higher post in any Department/ Board/ corporation/ company/ statutory Body/ commüsron Authority of Government of Haryana. No marks shall be awarded for any period of fewer than six months. (5 marks)


Haryana PGT English Reservation is based on different ty The following table will describe bothe regions reservation and category wise distribution.

Category wise post reservation

Category Vacancies
UR (50%) 262
SC(20%) 101
BCA(5%) 50
BCB(5%) 24
EWS(10%) 53
Gen. 15
SC 5
BC(A) 3
BC(B) 2
3% for ESP Gen. 5
SC 5
BC(A) 3
BC(B) 2
Total 530


1.  Claim under the socio-economic criteria, if any, shall be admissible to those candidates only, who would fill the details of the requisite certificate i.e. name of issuing authority, date of issue and reference no. etc. and also upload the ‘ requisite valid original certificate/ document along with their application in support of their claim failing which, no certification benefits shall be considered after the last date of filling online application.

2. The claim of a reservation etc., if any, shall be admissible to those candidates only, who upload the requisite valid original certificate along with their application in support of their claim and of Haryana domicile.

3. If quota reserved for Ex-servicemen or Backward Classes remains unfilled to that extent due to non-availability of suitable Ex-servicemen or their dependents or non-availability of suitable candidates from Backward classes then overall reservation either from the unfilled vacancies of Ex-serviceman from the Backward Classes for Freedom fighter/their children/Grandchildren will remain limited 2% only. This benefit will be available to all Grandchildren i.e. sons and daughters of sons and daughters (paternal as well as maternal) of the Freedom fighters(chief Secretary Instruction No. 22/10/2013- 1 GSIII, dated 15/07/2014).

4.  The benefit of reservation will be given only to those SC/BCA/BCB/EWS and ESM candidates who have domicile of Haryana State.

5.  The SC/ BCA/ BCB/ EWS/ ESP and PwD (Person with Disabilities) candidates are required to upload SC/ BCA/ BCB/ EWS/ ESP and PwD (Person with Disabilities) certificate duly issued by the competent authority and submit the same when called upon to do so by Haryana Staff Selection Commission.

6. DFF shall be required to upload the certificate duly issued by the respective competent authority.

7. The reserved category candidates belonging to other states will compete against the posts meant for general category and will be considered as general candidates as there is no reservation available for them.

8.  For Disabled ESM/Dependent of Killed/ Disabled in action, the reservation will be as per Haryana Govt. instructions. The reservation for ESM will be utilized in the order given below:

  • Disabled ex-servicemen with a disability between 20% to 50%.
  • Up to two dependents of Service personnel killed/disabled beyond 50%.
  • Other ex-servicemen.
  • Note- Such benefit is not allowed to the ex-serviceman and their dependents who are released in the normal course after the completion of their terms and is ava able to those who are boarded out of service by the defence department on account of their disability.

9. Disabled ex-servicemen will mean ex-servicemen who, while serving in the Armed Forces of the union were disabled in operations against the enemy or disturbed areas.

10. Candidates having Degrees/ Diploma/ certificates from Board /Institution/university which are not recognized by Haryana Government will not be eligible.

11.  In the case of any guidance /information/clarification regarding the online filling of the application form and Advertisement, the candidate can call at helpline No. 01725143700 on all working days from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M

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