DSSSB Librarian Eligibility 2022: Know What is the Criteria for this Post



Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) has released the recruitment notification for the DSSSB Librarian post. There are a total of 100 vacancies that this board is going to fill. The board has announced this vacancy notice with the advertisement number 08/22. In this article, all the information about the Eligibility of Librarian in DSSSB is given. Go through this article and know whether you are eligible for this post or not.

DSSSB Librarian Eligibility 2022: Here is all the Important Information

Here is all the essential information about the DSSSB Librarian Eligibility 2022

Post Code


Name of the post-



Directorate of Education

Number of Vacancies

(Total-100) EWS-13, UR-25, OBC-32, SC-27, ST-03 including PwD (VH-01, HH-01, OH01, MD-01)

DSSSB Librarian Educational Qualification


1. Degree from a recognized University or Equivalent. 

2. Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent Diploma in Library Science or a recognized University/Institute or Equivalent. 

3. Experience of Two years in Library/computerization of a Library 


One year Certificate in Computer Application from a recognized institute or equivalent.








Pay Scale

Pay Level 7, ₹ 44900 – 142400/- (pre-revised ₹ 9300-34800/- + Grade Pay 4600/-) Group: ‘B’ Non-Ministerial 

Age Limit

Not Exceeding 30 years, Age Relaxation will be given as per the table at para 7. 

Guest/Contract Teachers:- Relaxation in upper age as a one-time measure up to the actual time spent as a contractual employee of the same department, subject to a maximum of 5 years provided they have worked for at least 120 working days in that particular year as per Services Department letter/circular No. F.19(11)/2015/S-IV/1751-1756 dated 11/06/2019.

This post is identified as suitable for PwD (a) LV (b) D, HH (c) OA, BA, OL, BL, OAL, CP, LC, Dw, AAV, MDy (d) ASD(M), SLD, MI (e) MD involving (a) to (d) categories as per requisition of User Department.

Click here to download the DSSSB Librarian Notification 2022 PDF

DSSSB Librarian Eligibility 2022: Age limit and Relaxation

The upper age limit for this post is 30 years as on 18th November 2022. Some relaxation to DSSSB librarian age limit has also been given to reserved categories as per the government rules. Go through the table given below for reference.

CategoryDSSSB Librarian 2022 Age Limit
OBCs (non-creamy layer)3 years
Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe5 years
PH10 years
PH + OBC13 years
PH + SC/ST15 years
Departmental candidatesUp to 5 years
Ex-servicemanOBC candidates: 45 yearsSC or ST candidates: 47 yearsOther than SC, ST, and OBC: 42 years
Meritorious sportspersonUp to 5 years for URUp to 10 years for SC, STUp to 8 years for OBC

Disable defense services personnel
45 years for UR50 years for SC, ST48 years for OBC

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DSSSB Librarian Eligibility 2022: How To Apply?

The step-by-step procedure is given below to apply for this post:

Step 1: Open the DSSSB’s portal through this link – https://dsssbonline.nic.in and register yourself.

Step 2: After registration, you will be given a user ID and password that you can use to login on the same portal.

Step 3: After login, you can fill out the online application form and then submit the fees to complete your application process.

Step 4: Take a printout of your entire application form for your future use.

The Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB) is only accepting applications by online mode. Application by any other mode will not be accepted. Also, carefully check all the details before submitting the form, as candidates will not be allowed to make changes after the submission.

DSSSB Librarian Eligibility 2022: FAQs

When is the DSSSB librarian recruitment process expected to start in 2022?

The DSSSB librarian recruitment process is starting on 19th October 2022 and the last date for application is 18th November 2022.

How is the DSSSB librarian recruitment exam going to be conducted?

This exam will be conducted online (Computer Based Test).

Is there any age relaxation for the DSSSB Librarian post?

Yes. Age relaxation is given for the DSSSB Librarian post and it is given category-wise.

What is the application fee for the DSSSB librarian application form?

The application fee for this post is Rs. 100. Women candidates and candidates belonging to Schedule Caste, Schedule Tribe, PwD (Person with Disability) & Ex-Serviceman category are exempted from paying Application fees. 

Are there any minimum qualifying marks in this exam?

Yes. To recruit the best talent, the board has set minimum qualifying marks.

General/EWS :40% 
OBC (Delhi) :35% 
SC/ST/PH (PwD) :30% 
Ex-Servicemen will be given 5% relaxation in their respective categories subject to a minimum of 30%.