UGC NET JRF validity extended for another year: UGC Chairman.

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has decided to make the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) award letter valid for an additional year. The decision was made in light of the difficulties that scholars faced during the coronavirus outbreak.

UGC Chairman Jagadesh Kumar announced the news on Twitter. “UGC has decided to extend the validity period of the JRF award letter up to one year (beyond the three year period) for all those UGC NET qualified candidates whose admission process was affected due to COVID 19 pandemic situation. The notification is being issued.”

The National Testing Agency (NTA) conducted the UGC-NET of December 2020 and June 2021 Cycles jointly between November 20th, 2021 and January 5th, 2022 due to the covid 19 pandemic. Over 12 lakh people had registered for the UGC-NET exam. The UGC-NET examination was held in 81 subjects at 837 centres spread across 239 cities in India.

Three State Universities and Two Govt Colleges Recruiting More Than 300 Faculty Posts

In India there are more than more than 400 state universities . These institutes also provide attractive career opportunities in teaching profession. There are many government colleges in India.

According to the UGC existing norms, candidates who qualify National Eligibility Test or State Eligibility Test (SET) are eligible to apply for the post of assistant professor. Candidates who have PhD degree in accordance with UGC regulations will be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET/SLET/SET.

As on 28 March 2022, there are three state universities and Two Colleges under University of Delhi have opened faculty recruitment window.  The total number of posts are more than 300 posts in these state universities and Colleges.

List of Colleges under  University of Delhi that Recruiting Assistant Professors:

  • Deshbandhu College – 132 Assistant Professors – (Closing Date within two weeks from the date of publication of advertisement in the Employment News)
  • Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College -66 Assistant Professors – 30 March 2022

List of State Government Universities Recruiting Faculty Posts:

  • Netaji Subhas University of Technology Delhi – 152 Faculty Posts – 25 April 2022
  • Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra – 49 Faculty Posts -15 April 2022
  • IIIT Hyderabad -31 March 2022

Opportunities for NET and PhD Holders as Deshbandhu College of Delhi University Recruiting 132 Assistant Professors

New Delhi, 21 March 2022:  Deshbandhu College, under University of Delhi, has announced recruitment of Assistant Professors.  The total number of vacant posts are 132 in 19 Departments.

Pay Scales: Academic Level 10 with rationalized entry pay of Rs 57,700/- as per 7th CPC pay matrix in addition to other usual allowances.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is within two weeks from the date of publication of advertisement in the Employment News.

Opportunities for NET or PhD Holders ! Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College of University of Delhi hiring 66 Assistant Professors

New Delhi, 01 March 2022: Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College, under University of Delhi, is on recruitment drive for entry level positions of the university. The college has invited applications from eligible candidates for appointing Assistant Professors.

The total number of vacant posts are available are 66 across 15 departments.

Key Date: The last date for receipt of applications is 20 March 2022 or within two weeks from the date of publication of the advertisement in the Employment News, whichever is later.

Pay Scale: The post of Assistant Professor is in Rs. 57,700/- in Pay Matrix Level-10 (as per VII Pay Commission) plus usual allowances as admissible under the rules of University of Delhi from time to time.

Netaji Subhas University of Technology Delhi Recruiting 152 Faculty Posts Including 102 Assistant Professors

New Delhi, 18 March 2022: Netaji Subhas University of Technology, a state university, a state university in Delhi,  has announced recruitment of faculty posts: These faculty posts are available at the following levels: Assistant Professors, Associate Professors, and  Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts:  The total number of vacant posts are 152:

Assistant Professors- 102 Posts

Associate Professors – 38 Posts

Professors- 12 Posts

Pay Scales:

Assistant Professor, RS. 57,700-1,82,400 (LEVEL-10)

Associate Professor,Rs.1,31,400-2,17,100 (Level 13 A1)

Professor, Rs. 1,44,200-2,18,200 (Level-14)

Key Dates: The opening of application portal is 16 March 2022. The closing date for submission of application is 25 April 2022. The Hard Copy of online applications and other relevant documents should be submitted before 10 May 2022.

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra Recruiting 49 Faculty Posts Including 18 Assistant Professors

New Delhi, 20 March 2022:  Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra, a state university in Jammu & Kashmir, has announced recruitment of faculty posts: These faculty posts are available at the following levels: Assistant Professors, Associate Professors, and  Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts:  The total number of vacant posts are 49:

Assistant Professors- 18 Posts

Associate Professors – 17 Posts

Professors- 14 Posts

Pay Scales:

Assistant Professor, RS. 57,700-1,82,400 (LEVEL-10)

Associate Professor,Rs.1,31,400-2,17,100 (Level 13 A1)

Professor, Rs. 1,44,200-2,18,200 (Level-14)

IIIT Hyderabad Announces Faculty Recruitment ! Apply Before 31 March 2022

Hyderabad, 11 March 2022: International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIITH), an autonomous university, founded as a not-for-profit public private partnership (N-PPP) in 1998, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available as the following levels: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor & Professor.

Pay Scale:  In line with MHRD 7th CPC guidelines and other benefits with appropriate Research and Student Support.

Key Dates:

Starting date of applications: 10 March 2022

Closing date of applications: 31 March 2022 05:30 pm

Google Announces PhD Fellowship India 2022 ! Apply Before 18 May & Discover Eligibility

Google has announced PhD Fellowship India 2022. PhD Fellowship program is open for The early-stage PhD Fellowship and Late-stage PhD Fellowships. The closing date for submission of application is 18 May 2022.

Google PhD Fellowship India 2022: The Google PhD Fellowship Program recognizes outstanding graduate students doing exceptional work in computer science, related disciplines, or promising research areas. Fellowship students are given funding to support them in their graduate studies. Google runs PhD Fellowship programs in several regions throughout the globe including US/Canada, Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Australia, India, China and East Asia.

Google PhD Fellowships directly support graduate students as they pursue their PhD, as well as connect them to a Google Research Mentor. This highly competitive program offers both early and late-stage PhD fellowships to recognize and encourage graduate students doing work in Computer Science and related fields.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 18 May 2022.

Africa, India, and Southeast Asia: students may apply directly during the application period.

What does the Google PhD Fellowship include?

Students receive named Fellowships which include a monetary award. The funds are given directly to the university to be distributed to cover the student’s expenses and stipend as appropriate. In addition, the student will be matched with a Google Research Mentor who we hope will become a valuable resource to the student.

India

Early-stage PhD students

Up to 4 year Fellowship

US $50K to cover stipend and other research related activities, travel expenses including overseas travel

Google Research Mentor

Late-stage PhD students

1 year Fellowship

US $10K to recognise research contributions, cover stipend and other research related activities, travel expenses including overseas travel

Google Research Mentor

For further details about eligibility conditions, how to apply and other details, the candidates should refer the Admission Notification, uploaded on the official website of  Google PhD Fellowship.

Five IITs and Two IISERs Open PhD Admission July 2022 with Institute Fellowships !!!

In India there are 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and 07 Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISERs) These institutes offer attractive Teaching Assistantship or Institutional Fellowships to PhD scholars.

The PhD Admission for Semester I – 2022-23 has started. As on 22 March 2021, there are Five IITs and two IISERs have opened PhD Admission for Semester I – 2022-23.

List of IITs Open PhD Admission:

  • IIT Bombay – 11 April 2022
  • IIT Delhi – 11 April 2022
  • IIT Madras – 30 April 2022
  • IIT Gandhinagar – 31 March 2022
  • IIT Indore –Multiple Date Deadlines department Wise

List of IISERs Open PhD Admission:  

IISER Bhopal-07 April 2022

IISER Mohali – 31 March 2022

IIT Bombay Announces MTech & PhD Admission July 2022 ! Application Portal Opens from 21 March

Mumbai, 17 March 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, an Institute of National Importance, has announced MTech, PhD Admission for  Autumn Semester 2022-23.  Regular PhD students will be eligible for Research Assistantship (RA) and Teaching Assistantship (TA) [Financial support as per MHRD norm].

The Following Programmes are available for admission:

PhD, MTech, MTech+ PhD (Dual Degree), MScPhD (Dual Degree) (Energy), Master in Public Policy (MPP), MS by Research (CS & CMInDs), MA+Ph.D (Dual Degree) in Philosophy in the Department of Humanities & Social Sciences and Master of Arts by Research (MA.Res.) for the Academic Year 202223 starting from July 2022.

Key Dates:

M.Tech./M.Tech.+Ph.D.(Dual Degree)/ M.S. by Research (Computer Science & Engg. Dept, and Data Science and Artificial Intelligence in CMInDs.)

Online 21 March 2022 12 April 2022

PhD Online 23 March 2022 11 April 2022

MA+Ph.D (Dual Degree) in Philosophy in the Department of Humanities & Social Sciences

Online 25 March 2022 19 April 2022

IIT Madras Announces PhD, Direct PhD & MS (by Research) Admission July 2022 with Fellowships

Chennai, 16 March 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, an Institute of National Importance, has opened application window for PhD/Direct PhD/MS (by Research) Admission July 2022 Semester. Scholars admitted to PhD and MS programmes under Regular scheme are eligible for the following Half-Time Research Assistantship (HTRA).

Fellowships: Scholars admitted to PhD and M.S. programmes under Regular scheme are eligible for the following Half-Time Research Assistantship (HTRA).  PhD Candidates will get Rs 31,000 /- Per Month while MS (By Research) candidates will get Rs 12,400 Per Month. They should work for 8 hours per week in the Departments to earn this assistantship.

Key Dates: The online application portal has opened from 18 March 2022. The last date of Receipt of Online Application is 30 April 2021.

IIT Delhi Opens Admission for PhD and MTech Courses Semester I 2022-23

New Delhi, 15 March 2022:  Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, an Institution of Eminence (IoE), has released Admission Notification for PhD, MTech, MS (R), MDes, MPP  and MSc programmes.

IIT Delhi offers 31 PhD, 41 MTech, 16 MS(R), 5 MSc, 3 MBA, one MPP and one MDes Programmes,

Key Dates:

Submission of Online Application Commences on  14 Marc h 2 0 2 2 (12:00 noon)

Last Date for Submission of Online Application and Application Fee – 11 April  2022 (04:00 pm)

Range of Dates for Test / Interview* M a y 1 6 – J u n e 2 4 , 2022

IIT Gandhinagar Announces PhD Admission Sem I 2022-23 with Institute Fellowships

Gandhinagar, 03 March 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Gandhinagar, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for Semester I 2022-23. Regular(RR) and Continuing Doctoral Programme (CDP) are available.

Students joining the PhD program as regulars (RR) will be considered for Institute Fellowship based on the Ministry of Education norms.

Key Dates:

The application submission deadline is 31 March 2022

Announcement of shortlist (tentative) – 08 April 2022

Interviews (tentative) -08  April 2021

Minimum Eligibility Conditions:

At least 55% marks or 5.5 CPI marks in M.A./M.Sc./B.Tech./M.Tech. or equivalent degree in appropriate branches. Above mentioned eligibility criteria is minimum at Institute level. For discipline wise minimum eligibility criteria, the candidates should refer the PhD Admission Page of IIT Gandhinagar.

IIT Indore Announces PhD Admission June 2022 with Institute Fellowships

Indore, 04 March 2022: Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Indore, an Institute of National Importance, has announced PhD Admission for Spring Semester 2021-22.

Types of PhD Admission:  

FA (Fellowship Awardee): Fellowship Awardees from the funding agencies such as CSIR, UGC, NBHM, DST etc., OR JRF/ SRF project staff working in a sponsored research project under a faculty member, PI of the project, of IIT Indore. The scholarship will be as per the rules of the concerned funding agency.

TA (Teaching Assistantship): Institute Teaching Assistantship with scholarship as per MHRD guidelines.

SW (Sponsored WITHOUT Institute scholarship): For applicants sponsored from a highly reputed R & D organization or Industry.

IS (Institute Staff): Only for regular staff members of IIT Indore (on Part Time basis). (Additional Rules) DF (Defense Forces): Serving personnel of defense forces WITHOUT any scholarship from the Institute.

CT (College Teacher): Permanent Employee of the sponsoring College/Institute/University WITHOUT any scholarship from the Institute.

GATE is not compulsory for DF / IS / CT / SW category.

IISER Mohali Opens PhD Admission for August 2022 with Institute Fellowships

Mohali, 21 March 2022: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD Admission for August 2022.

Research Areas: Biological Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Physical Sciences, Earth & Environmental Sciences and Humanities & Social Sciences, for the session beginning in August 2022. Candidates interested in pursuing research in interdisciplinary areas are also encouraged to apply.

Last date: The closing date for submission of application is 31 March 2022 (Friday).

IISER Bhopal Announces PhD Admission with Fellowships for August 2022

Bhopal, 10 March 2022:  Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Bhopal, an Institute of National Importance, has released PhD for August Semester 2022. All selected candidates will be eligible to receive JRF fellowship as per the funding agency norms, in vogue.

 Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 07 April  2022.

Eligibility criteria, Duration & Procedure for admission to the Ph.D. programme as per Draft University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedures for Award of Ph.D. Degree) Regulation, 2022

  • Eligibility criteria for admission to the Ph.D. programme:
    The following are eligible to seek admission to the Ph.D. programme:
    2.1 Candidates for admission to the Ph.D. programme shall have successfully completed:
    2.1.1 A 1-year/2-semester Master’s degree programme (after 4 year undergraduate degree) with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 10- point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory
    authority in that country to assess, accredit or assure quality and standards of educational institutions.
    2.1.2 A 2-year/4-semester Master’s degree programme, with the same conditions as in subclause 2.1.1 above;
    2.1.3 A candidate seeking admission after a 4-year/8-semester Bachelor’s degree with Research should have a minimum CGPA of 7.5/10.
    2.2 Candidates who have cleared the M.Phil. course work with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 10-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a Foreign Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any
    other statutory authority in that country to assess, accredit or assure quality and standards of educational institutions, shall be eligible for admission to the Ph.D. programme.
    2.2.1 A person whose M.Phil. dissertation has been evaluated and recommended for
    award of the degree, may be admitted to the Ph.D. programme in any Institution on a
    provisional basis even before the viva-voice or final defence.
    2.3 A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be
    allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled,
    Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time, or for those who had obtained their master’s degree before 19th September 1991.
  • Note: The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedures, if any.
  • 2.4 A relaxation of 0.5 score, i.e. CGPA of 7/10 or an equivalent relaxation of grade may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled, Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.
  1. Duration of the Programme:
    3.1 Ph.D. programme shall be for a minimum duration of two years excluding course work, and a maximum of six years.
    3.2 Extension beyond the above limits will be governed by the relevant clauses as stipulated in the Statute/Ordinance of the individual Institution concerned, but not beyond more than two years.
    3.3 Women candidates and Persons with Disabilities (more than 40% disability) may be allowed a relaxation of two years for a Ph.D. in the maximum duration. In addition, women candidates may be provided Maternity Leave/Child Care Leave for up to 240 days once in the entire duration of Ph.D.

Procedure for admission:

Sixty percent of the total vacant seat of the academic year shall be filled from NET/JRF qualified students and the remaining forty percent through the university/common entrance test qualified students on the basis of Interviews conducted by the concerned Institute. However, in case of an unfilled vacancy in either of the category, candidates from another category can be requisitioned to fill up the vacant slots, in the order of merit and following reservation norms.
The syllabus of the Entrance Test shall consist of questions that test research/ analytical/ comprehension/quantitative aptitude. The Entrance Test shall be conducted at the Centre(s) notified in advance (changes of Centres, if any, also to be notified well in advance) by the organisation conducting the examination. Qualifying marks in the entrance test will be 50%, provided that a relaxation of 5% of marks (from 50% to 45%) shall be allowed for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy layers)/Differently-abled category in the entrance examination conducted by the Universities. Provided further that, if despite the above relaxation, the seats allotted to SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy layers)/Differently-abled categories remain unfilled, the Universities concerned shall launch a Special Admission Drive, for that particular category within one month from the date of closure of admissions of General Category.
The University concerned shall devise its own admission procedure, along with eligibility conditions to ensure that most of the seats under these categories are filled.
4.4.3 An interview/viva-voce has to be organized by the University/College concerned wherein the candidates are required to discuss their research interest/area through a presentation before a duly constituted Departmental Research Committee. The selection of qualified candidates should be based on interview/viva-voce for JRF/NET whereas for the candidates who have qualified the entrance test, the selection shall be evaluated in the ratio 70 (written test) : 30 (interview). Merit list for both shall be separately published.
4.5 The interview/viva-voce shall also consider the following aspects, viz. whether:
4.5.1 the candidate possesses the competence for the proposed research;

4.5.2 the research work can be suitably undertaken at the Institution/College;
4.5.3 the research topic is relevant
4.6 The University/College shall maintain the list of all the registered Ph.D. scholars on its website on a year-wise basis. The list shall include the name of the registered candidate, the topic of his/her research, the name of his/her supervisor/co-supervisor, date of enrolment/registration.

PhD Admission 2022 is Open in three Central Universities !!!

In India there are more than 50 Central Universities. These institutes offer attractive Teaching Assistantship or Institutional Fellowships to PhD scholars.

As on 25 March 2022, Three Central Universities have announced PhD for 2022.

 List of Central Universities Offering PhD Admission:

  • Pondicherry University – 31 March 2021
  • Central University of Kerala -31 March 2022
  • Manipur University – 31 March 2022

Pondicherry University Opens PhD Admission 2022 for 197 Seats

Pondicherry, 21 March 2022: Pondicherry University, a Central University, has announced Admission for 2020-21. For PhD Admission, the total number of vacant seats are 197 across 28 subjects.

Only those candidates who have qualified the National Eligibility Test conducted by UGC / CSIR or such National Level examination recognized by the University as equivalent and awarded a Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or any other fellowship for pursuing doctoral research are eligible to apply.

Total PhD Vacant PhD Seats: The total number of vacant PhD Seats are 197 for 2022-22.

Key Dates:  The closing date for submission of online application is 31 March 2022.

Central University of Kerala Opens PhD Admission for 135 Seats in 21 Departments

Thiruvananthapuram, 12 March 2022: Central University of Kerala, a Central University, has announced PhD Admission for 2020-21. The total number of seats are 135 across 21 Departments.

Key Dates:

Date of Notification 10 March 2022.

The closing date for submission of completed applications by the heads of University Departments.  31 March 2022.

Manipur University, a Central University, Opens PhD Admission 2022 for 24 Subjects

Imphal, Manipur, 24 February 2022: Manipur University, a Central University, has announced PhD Admission for 2022-23. The PhD Admission is available in 24 subjects. The closing date for submission of application is 31 March 2022.

Key Dates:

The start of online application is 24 February 2022

Last date for online application is 31 March 2022

4-year UG degree holders with 7.5 CGPA will be soon eligible for PhD Admissions; UGC Revises Norms

Holders of four-year undergraduate degrees with a minimum CGPA (Cumulative Grade Point Average) of 7.5 will be eligible for admission to PhD courses, according to revised norms proposed by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

The UGC, regulator for Higher Education, has proposed some changes in the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedures for Award of PhD Degree) Regulations, 2016.  The UGC has also proposed that sixty percent of the total vacant PhD seat of the academic year shall be filled from NET/JRF qualified students and the remaining forty percent through the university/common entrance test qualified students on the basis of Interviews conducted by the concerned Institute.

The draft of the revised regulations — ‘UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of PhD Degree) Regulations, 2022’ is being uploaded on the official website of the UGC. The UGC has appealed the public to given their suggestions and feedback on these changes.

The Draft paper on the one of eligibility norms for PhD Admission reads a candidate seeking admission after a 4-year/8-semester Bachelor’s degree with Research should have a minimum CGPA of 7.5/10.

A relaxation of 0.5 score, i.e. CGPA of 7/10 or an equivalent relaxation of grade may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/Differently-Abled, Economically Weaker Section (EWS) and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time.

A 1-year/2-semester Master’s degree programme (after 4 year undergraduate degree) with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 10- point scale will be also eligible for PhD Admission in universities.

According to the document, there is a status quo in terms of the procedure of admissions. Meanwhile, the draft guidelines spell out the eligibility criteria after the discontinuation of MPhil degree under NEP 2020, and introduction of four-year undergraduate programmes (FYUP).

UGC Revises Norms for PhD Admission, 60% seats to be filled via NET/JRF, remaining through Entrance Test

The University Grants Commission (UGC), the regulator of Higher Education,  has revised the rules for admission to PhD programmes. Now Sixty percent of the total vacant PhD seat of the academic year shall be filled from NET/JRF qualified students and the remaining forty percent through the university/common entrance test qualified students on the basis of Interviews conducted by the concerned Institute.

The draft of the revised regulations — ‘UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of PhD Degree) Regulations, 2022’ is being uploaded on the official website of the UGC.

The new norms have been put on the official UGC website and made public. Based on the public feedback, the commission will finalise the regulations.

NET/JRF (Junior Research Fellowship), conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA), is the exam that determines the student’s eligibility to apply for Assistant Professors in Universities and Colleges and JRF status.

However, from now, 60 per cent of the total seats of the academic year for a PhD programme in universities and colleges shall be filled by NET/JRF qualified candidates. The remaining 40 per cent shall be filled through the university/common entrance test.

For those who have qualified through NET/JRF, the selection will be based on interview/viva-voce.

For candidates who have passed the entrance test, the selection shall be evaluated in the ratio 70 (written test) to 30 (interview).

The syllabus of the Entrance Test shall consist of questions that test research/ analytical/ comprehension/quantitative aptitude.

Qualifying marks in the entrance test will be 50%, provided that a relaxation of 5% of marks (from 50% to 45%) shall be allowed for the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy layers)/Differently-abled category in the entrance examination conducted by the Universities. Provided further that, if despite the above relaxation, the seats allotted to SC/ST/OBC (Non-creamy layers)/Differently-abled categories remain unfilled, the Universities concerned shall launch a Special Admission Drive, for that particular category within one month from the date of closure of admissions of General Category. The University concerned shall devise its own admission procedure, along with eligibility conditions to ensure that most of the seats under these categories are filled.

Three Central Universities Open PhD Admission 2022 !!!

In India there are more than 50 Central Universities. These institutes offer attractive Teaching Assistantship or Institutional Fellowships to PhD scholars.

As on 12 March 2022, Three Central Universities have announced PhD for 2022.

 List of Central Universities Offering PhD Admission:

  • Central University of Kerala -31 March 2022
  • Mizoram University -15 March 2022
  • Manipur University – 31 March 2022

Central University of Kerala Opens PhD Admission for 135 Seats in 21 Departments

Thiruvananthapuram, 12 March 2022: Central University of Kerala, a Central University, has announced PhD Admission for 2020-21. The total number of seats are 135 across 21 Departments.

Key Dates:

Date of Notification 10 March 2022.

The closing date for submission of completed applications by the heads of University Departments.  31 March 2022.

Mizoram University, a Central University, Opens PhD Admission Open Winter 2021-22

Aizawl, 26 February 2022: Mizoram University, a Central University, has announced PhD Admission for the Winter Session 2021-2022. Only those candidates who have completed MPhil or who has qualified for JRF and has completed Course work will be considered for admission.

List of Departments with vacant PhD Seats:

Department of History and Ethnography – 02

Department of Education -08

Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management -04

Department of Geology -11

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 15 March 2022.

Application Fee: Application fee of Rs. 200/- for General Courses and Rs. 700/- (Rs. 350/- for SC/ST Candidates) for Professional Courses which is payable through Online Payment Mode only.

Manipur University, a Central University, Opens PhD Admission 2022 for 24 Subjects

Imphal, Manipur, 24 February 2022: Manipur University, a Central University, has announced PhD Admission for 2022-23. The PhD Admission is available in 24 subjects. The closing date for submission of application is 31 March 2022.

Key Dates:

The start of online application is 24 February 2022

Last date for online application is 31 March 2022

Ten Central Universities Recruiting More Than 1000 Faculty Posts

In India there are more than 50 Central Universities.  These institutes also provide attractive career opportunities in teaching profession.

As on 13 March 2022, Ten Central Universities have opened faculty recruitment drive. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, and Assistant Professors. The total number of vacant posts are more than 1053 posts.   The recruitment guidelines will be based on the latest UGC Norms.  For entry level posts, Assistant Professors, PhD Holders or NET Qualified candidates can apply.

List of Government Universities that Recruiting Faculty Posts including Assistant Professors:

  • Assam University – 45 Faculty Posts – 11 April 2022
  • Central University of Kerala – 13 Posts- 18 April 2022
  • Central University of Karnataka – 38 Assistant Professors- 30 March 2022
  • Rajiv Gandhi University Itanagar- 91 Faculty Posts- 06 April 2022
  • Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College -66 Assistant Professors – 30 March 2022
  • Central University of Rajasthan – 60 Faculty Posts -18 April 2022
  • Central University of Tamil Nadu – 25 Faculty Posts – 19 March 2022
  • Central University of South Bihar – 48 Faculty Posts – 23 March 2022
  • Central University of Jharkhand -32 Faculty Posts- 18 March 2022
  • University of Delhi- 635 Faculty Posts- 31 March 2022

Central University of Kerala Recruiting 13 Faculty Posts

Thiruvananthapuram, 11 March 2022: Central University of Kerala has announced recruitment of Faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Assistant Professors &Associate Professors.

The total number of posts are 13.

Key Dates:

Start date of submission of Online Application Form 22 March 2022

Last date for submission of online Application form – 18 April 2022

Last date of receipt of hard copies of Application Form along with all supporting documents – 25 April 2022.

The total number of posts are 13.

Key Dates:

Start date of submission of Online Application Form 22 March 2022

Last date for submission of online Application form – 18 April 2022

Last date of receipt of hard copies of Application Form along with all supporting documents – 25 April 2022.

Assam University Recruiting 45 Faculty Posts in 15 Assistant Professors

Silchar, 13 March 2022: Assam University, a Central University, has announced recruitment of Faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Assistant Professors &Associate Professors.

The total number of posts are 45: Assistant Professors -15; Associate Professors-15 ; and Professors -15.

This is a Special Recruitment Drive for Filling Up of Backlog Reserved Vacancies (SC/ST/OBC-NCL/PWD/EWS) of Faculty.

Key Dates:

Last Date for Online submission of Application form, Application Fee payment &

Application Forms PDF download : 11 April 2022 upto 5:00 p.m.

Last date for submission of downloaded application form along with the enclosures :

16 April 2022 upto 5:00 p.m.

Opportunities for PhD and NET Holders as Central University of Karnataka Recruiting 38 Assistant Professors

Kalaburagi, 02 March 2022: Central University of Karnataka has announced recruitment of Assistant Professors.  The Total Number of Vacant Posts are 38.

Key Dates:

Start date of submission of Online Application Form 25 February 2022

Last date for submission of online Application form – 30 March 2022

Last date of receipt of hard copies of Application Form along with all supporting documents – 07 April 2022.

Academic Level:

Assistant Professor Level-10 : Rs. 57,700-1,82,400

Rajiv Gandhi University Itanagar, a Central University, Hiring 91 Faculty Posts Including 36 Asst. Professors

Itanagar, 02 March 2022: Rajiv Gandhi University, a Central University, has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following:  Assistant Professors, Associate Professors, and Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 91. Assistant Professors -36, Associate Professors -30, and Professors-25.

Key Dates:

Date of Advertisement 28 February 2022

Start date of submission of Online Application Form 07 March 2022

Last date for submission of online Application form, Application Fee payment –  06 April 2022 up to 12:00 midnight

Last date of receipt of hard copies of Application Form along with all supporting documents – 25 April 2022 up to 5:00 pm

Opportunities for NET or PhD Holders ! Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College of University of Delhi hiring 66 Assistant Professors

New Delhi, 01 March 2022: Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College, under University of Delhi, is on recruitment drive for entry level positions of the university. The college has invited applications from eligible candidates for appointing Assistant Professors.

The total number of vacant posts are available are 66 across 15 departments.

Key Date: The last date for receipt of applications is 20 March 2022 or within two weeks from the date of publication of the advertisement in the Employment News, whichever is later.

Pay Scale: The post of Assistant Professor is in Rs. 57,700/- in Pay Matrix Level-10 (as per VII Pay Commission) plus usual allowances as admissible under the rules of University of Delhi from time to time.

Central University of Rajasthan Recruiting 60 Faculty Posts Including 15 Assistant Professors

Ajmer, 01 March 2022: Central University of Rajasthan has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following:  Assistant Professors, Associate Professors, and Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 60. Assistant Professors -15, Associate Professors -26, and Professors-19.

Key Dates:

Last date for submission of online application form : 11 April 2022 upto 23:59 PM.

Last date for submission of Hardcopy of Application Form: 18 April 2022 upto 05:00 PM

Central University of Tamil Nadu Recruiting 25 Faculty Posts Including 11 Assistant Professors

Thiruvarur, 20 February 2022: Central University of Tamil Nadu, a Central University, has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels: Assistant Professors, Associate Professors, and Professors.

The total number of posts are 25. Assistant Professors-11; Associate Professors- 10; Professors -04.

Key Dates:

Opening of Online Portal : 17 February 2022 (00:00 Hrs)

Closing of Online Portal : 19 March 2022 (23:59 Hrs)

Eligibility: Minimum qualifications and Pay (as per 7th CPC): As per UGC Regulations, 2018 and applicable guidelines/ regulations of the respective regulatory body, if any for the concerned discipline.

Central University of South Bihar Recruiting 48 Faculty Posts Including 14 Assistant Professors

Gaya, 18 February 2022: Central University of South Bihar has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels: Assistant Professors, Associate Professors, and Professors.

The total number of posts are 48 across 21 subjects.

Pay Scales:

Name of the post Basic Pay as per 7th CPC

Professor – Level 14

Associate Professor – Level 13A

Assistant Professor – Level 10

Key Dates:

Start date of Online submission of application : 18 February 2022

Last date of Online submission of application : 23 March 2022

Last date of receipt of Print Copy of application: 31 March 2022

The closing date for submission of application is 23 March 2022.

Eligibility: Minimum qualifications and Pay (as per 7th CPC): As per UGC Regulations, 2018 and applicable guidelines/ regulations of the respective regulatory body, if any for the concerned discipline.

Central University of Jharkhand Recruiting 32 Faculty Posts

Ranchi, 11 February 2022: Central University of Jharkhand has announced Recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels: Assistant Professors, Associate Professors, and Professors.

The total number of posts are 32 across 13 subjects.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is 08 March 2022.

Eligibility: As per the UGC Norms.

University of Delhi: Closing Date of Application for Recruitment of 645 Faculty Posts Extends to 31 March

New Delhi, 07 February 2022: University of Delhi (DU), a Central University, has announced the extension of the deadline for submission of application for recruitment of 645 Faculty Posts.

The total number of vacant posts are 635 in various departments:  Associate Professors- 449 and Professors-186.

Now the last date for receipt of application is extended to 31 March 2022. Earlier the application deadline was schedule on 07 February 2022.

Pay Scales:

Professor, in the Academic Pay Level 14as per 7th Central Pay Commission Pay Matrix.

Associate Professor, in the Academic Pay Level 13A as per 7th Central Pay Commission Pay Matrix,

Key Dates:

The last date for receipt of application is extended to 31 March 2022.

Aligarh Muslim University Recruiting 15 Faculty Posts Including 13 Assistant Professors

Aligarh (UP), 07 February 2022: Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), a Central University, has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels: Professor, Associate Professor, and Assistant Professor.

Total Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 15: Assistant Professors- 13; Associate Professors-01, Professors-01.

Pay Band- Pay Level (Pay Range):

Professor – AL-14 (Pay Range: Rs. 1,44,200-2,18,200)

Associate Professor AL-13 (Pay Range: Rs. 1,31,400-2,17,100)

Assistant Professor AL-10 (Pay Range: Rs. 57,700-1,82,400)

Key Dates:

Last date for receipt of online Application Forms is 05 March 2022 upto 11:59 PM and the last date for submission of the Hard Copy of Online filled Application Forms is 12 March 2022. The Hard Copy received after 12 March 2022 will not be entertained and will be rejected summarily.

Application Fees: The non-refundable Processing Fee for each Application Form is Rs. 500/- and is to be paid only in the Online Mode at the Careers Portal. However, PwD candidates are exempted from payment of prescribed Processing Fee, in case they upload an authentic Disability Certificate on the prescribed Proforma with the Application Form.