Five NITs Recruiting More Than 170 Assistant Professors !!!

In India, there are 32 National Institutes of Technology (NIT). These are dream institutes for students. NITs also offer attractive career opportunities for teaching profession aspirants.

As on 16 September  2021, there are Five NITs which have announced recruitment of Assistant Professor posts. The total number of faculty posts are expected to be more than 170.

List of NITs Recruiting Assistant Professors:

  • NIT Trichy – 92 Assistant Professors -24 September 2021
  • NIT Jamshedpur – 65 Assistant Professors-17 September 2021
  • NIT Silchar – 17 September 2021- Rolling Advertisement- 1st Cut Off Date 17 Sept 2021
  • NIT Nagaland – 05 Assistant Professors
  • NIT Puducherry – 08 Assistant Professors –

Opportunities for PhD Holders as NIT Puducherry Announces Recruiting of Assistant Professors

Puducherry, 16 September  2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Puducherry, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:  Assistant Professor – Grade II (on Contract).

Pay Scale: Entry Pay Level – 10 & 11 as per 7th CPC [PB – 3 with Academic Grade Pay of Rs.6000/- & Rs.7000/-

otal Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 08.

SC – 01

ST – 03

EWS – 04

Key Dates: Last date for submission of Soft Copy of the Application form in (word & PDF format) : 11 October 2021 (Monday), 05.00 P.M.

Opportunities for PhD Holders as NIT Nagaland Recruiting Assistant Professors (Grade I)

Dimapur, 14 September  2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Nagaland, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:  Assistant Professor (Grade I).

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 05.

Key Dates & How to Apply:

NIT Nagaland has released employment notice on 24 August 2021.

Last date of receiving and submission of filled in application is 45 days from the date of publication of advertisement in the Employment News and application received thereafter on account of whatsoever reasons may be, shall not be entertained and no correspondence in this regard shall be entertained.

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Trichy Recruiting 92 Assistant Professors

Tiruchirappalli, 27 August 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor (Grade II):

Grade II – Pay Level 10 in VII CPC [70,900/-pm to ₹ 98,200/-pm]- [Pay Band (PB)-3] with Academic Grade Pay (AGP) ₹ 6000].

Grade II – Pay Level 11 in VII CPC [₹ 71,000/-pm to ₹ 117,200/-pm]- [PB-3 with AGP ₹ 7000].

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 92 across 17 departments.

Key Dates & How to Apply:  

Opening date of online portal : 25 August 2021

Last date for submission of online application: 24 September 2021

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Jamshedpur Recruiting 65 Assistant Professors

Jamshedpur, 19 August 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jamshedpur, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor Grade-II (level -11) in 7th CPC or PB-3, AGP Rs. 7000/- (On Contract)

Assistant Professor Grade-I (Level-12) in 7th CPC or PB-3 with AGP Rs. 8000/-

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 65: Assistant Professor Grade-II (level -11) – 18 posts; Assistant Professor (Grade-I) AGP Rs. 8000/- Pay Level-12 -47 posts.

Key Dates & How to Apply: 

Opening date for submission of online application – 18 August 2021

Last date of submission of online application – 17 September 2021 (5:00 P.M.)

Last date of submission of print out of application along with supporting documents – 24 September 2021 (5:00 P.M.)

NIT Silchar Recruiting Faculty Posts (Regular) for 11 Departments

Silchar, 17 July 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT) Silchar, an Institute of National Importance, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts.  These posts are available at the following levels: Assistant Professor (Grade-II), Assistant Professor (Grade-I), Associate Professor, and Professor.

Rolling Advertisement & Cut Off Date:  NIT Silchar has announced the Cut Off date for application of the faculty posts. The 1st Cut Off Date for receipt of application is 17 September 2021. This is a Rolling Advertisement. Online applications are invited throughout the year.

Central University of Tamil Nadu Announces PhD Admission 2021-22 for 26 Subjects.

Central University of Tamil Nadu (CUTN) has announced Admission to PhD programmes for the academic year 2021-22.  PhD Admission is available in 26 subjects.

The following candidates can register online for Ph.D. Admission (Regular) and directly appear for an interview:

  1. Candidates who have qualified any national level examinations [such as JRF (UGC/CSIR/DBT/ICMR/ICAR), NET (UGC/CSIR), GATE or equivalent)]
  2. Candidates who have secured any national level fellowships (such as DST-INSPIRE or similar)
  3. Government-sponsored candidates and teacher fellowship holders

Key Dates: Online applications will be opened shortly. Interview schedules for different departments will be notified on the University website (along with interview guidelines).

Application Fees:  All eligible candidates will be required to pay a Non-Refundable fee of Rs. 500/- plus transaction charges and taxes as applicable through SBI Collect.

List of Departments where PhD Programmes Available:

Applied Mathematics

Chemistry

Commerce

Computer Science

Economics

Education

English

Epidemiology & Public Health

Geology

Geography

History

Hindi

Horticulture

Library and Information Science

Life Sciences

Management

Mass Communication

 Materials Science

Mathematics

Microbiology

Music

Physics

Social Work

Statistics

Tamil

Tourism & Hospitality Management

For eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should visit the Admission Notifications uploaded on the official website of Central University of Tamil Nadu.

Opportunities for PhD Holders as Nine Central Govt. Universities Recruiting 432 Assistant Professors.

Central Government Controlled Universities or Institutes are dream destinations for students. These institutes also offer attractive career opportunities for aspirants who wish to pursue in teaching.  In these institutes, candidates from any state will apply for faculty posts.

As on 14 September  2021, there are ten such Central Government Institutes have announced recruitment of faculty posts. These include four NITs, four Central Universities, One Autonomous Institute and One IIIT.

The total number of Assistant Professor posts available in these institutes are 432. Four NITs recruiting  269 Assistant Professors. Four CUs are recruiting 353  faculty posts  including 115 Assistant Professors.

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology (SLIET) is hiring 40 Assistant Professors.  IIIT Ranchi is recruiting  08 Assistant Professors.

List of Central or Autonomous Institutes Recruiting Faculty Posts:

  • Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology- 40 Assistant Professors – 22 October 2021
  • Central University of Haryana – 94 Faculty Posts – 30 September 2021
  • NIT Nagaland – 05 Assistant Professors
  • IIIT Ranchi – 08 Assistant Professors  – 15 September 2021
  • Mizoram University -61 Faculty Posts- 13  October 2021
  • Central University of Punjab -86 Faculty Posts- 21 October 2021
  • Guru Ghasidas University Bilaspur – 112 Faculty Posts – Rolling Advertisement
  • NIT Trichy – 92 Assistant Professors -24 September 2021
  • NIT Jamshedpur – 65 Assistant Professors-17 September 2021
  • NIT Bhopal – 107 Assistant Professors- 13 September 2021

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology Recruiting 40 Assistant Professors

Longowal, Punjab, 11 September 2021: Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology (SLIET), a deemed university under  Govt. of India, has announced recruitment of Assistant Professors.

SLIET is a Centrally Funded Technical Institute.

Total Number of Assistant Professors:  The total number of vacant posts are 40 across ten departments.

Key Dates: Online Application Portal will open on 13 September 2021. Last date for applying online is 22 October 2021

Central University of Haryana Recruiting 94 Faculty Posts including 38 Assistant Professors

Mahendergarh,  11 September 2021: Central University of Haryana, (CUH), invites Online Applications from eligible candidates for the regular faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels:  Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 144200/- in the Academic Pay level 14 as per 7th CPC), Associate Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 131400/- in the Academic Pay level 13A as per 7th CPC) and Assistant Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 57700/- in the Academic Pay level 10 as per 7th CPC).

Total Number of Posts:  The total number of posts are 94. Professors – 25, Associate Professors- 31, Assistant Professors -38.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 30 September 2021.

Mizoram University Recruiting 61 Faculty Posts including 21 Assistant Professors

Aizawl, 10 September 2021: Mizoram University is a Central University accredited Grade „A‟ by NAAC in 2019. Mizoram University has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels:  Professors, Associate Professors and Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Posts:  The total number of posts are 61. Mizoram University is recruiting 54 Posts: Professors- 20, Associate Professors -20 and Assistant Professors-14. Pachhunga University College-Assistant Professors- 07 Posts.

Pachhunga University College: Pachhunga University College is a Constituent College of Mizoram University.

Central University of Punjab Recruiting 86 Faculty Posts including 35 Assistant Professors

Bathinda, Punjab, 09 September 2021: The Central University of Punjab, Bathinda (CUPB), invites Online Applications from eligible candidates for the regular faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels:  Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 144200/- in the Academic Pay level 14 as per 7th CPC), Associate Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 131400/- in the Academic Pay level 13A as per 7th CPC) and Assistant Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 57700/- in the Academic Pay level 10 as per 7th CPC).

Total Number of Posts:  The total number of posts are 86. For unreserved category, the total number of posts are 20. For reserved category, the total number of posts are 66.

Key Dates: Applicants are required to apply online (through Link: https://cuprec.samarth.edu.in). The online link will go live on 11 September 2021 and will be available till 21 October 2021.

Guru Ghasidas University Bilaspur, a Central University, Recruiting 112 Faculty Posts

Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh, 05 September 2021: Guru Ghasidas University, a Central University in Bilaspur, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 112: Assistant Professor – 21, Associate Professor -52, and Professor -39.

Key Dates: Guru Ghasidas University has released recruitment noticed on 24 August 2021. This is rolling based recruitment advertisement.  Duly filled-in applications, in the prescribed format should reach to the Registrar, Guru Ghasidas. Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur (CG) throughout the duration of the advertisement by registered/Speed post only.

Opportunities for PhD Holders as NIT Nagaland Recruiting Assistant Professors (Grade I)

Dimapur, 14 September  2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Nagaland, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:  Assistant Professor (Grade I).

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 05.

Key Dates & How to Apply:

NIT Nagaland has released employment notice on 24 August 2021.

Last date of receiving and submission of filled in application is 45 days from the date of publication of advertisement in the Employment News and application received thereafter on account of whatsoever reasons may be, shall not be entertained and no correspondence in this regard shall be entertained.

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Trichy Recruiting 92 Assistant Professors

Tiruchirappalli, 27 August 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor (Grade II):

Grade II – Pay Level 10 in VII CPC [70,900/-pm to ₹ 98,200/-pm]- [Pay Band (PB)-3] with Academic Grade Pay (AGP) ₹ 6000].

Grade II – Pay Level 11 in VII CPC [₹ 71,000/-pm to ₹ 117,200/-pm]- [PB-3 with AGP ₹ 7000].

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 92 across 17 departments.

Key Dates & How to Apply: 

Opening date of online portal : 25 August 2021

Last date for submission of online application: 24 September 2021

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Jamshedpur Recruiting 65 Assistant Professors

Jamshedpur, 19 August 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jamshedpur, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor Grade-II (level -11) in 7th CPC or PB-3, AGP Rs. 7000/- (On Contract)

Assistant Professor Grade-I (Level-12) in 7th CPC or PB-3 with AGP Rs. 8000/-

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 65: Assistant Professor Grade-II (level -11) – 18 posts; Assistant Professor (Grade-I) AGP Rs. 8000/- Pay Level-12 -47 posts.

Key Dates & How to Apply: 

Opening date for submission of online application – 18 August 2021

Last date of submission of online application – 17 September 2021 (5:00 P.M.)

Last date of submission of print out of application along with supporting documents – 24 September 2021 (5:00 P.M.).

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Bhopal Recruiting 107 Assistant Professors

Bhopal, 14 August 2021: Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor Grade-II (On Contract basis) – Group A, Level-10 (Entry pay ₹70900/- ) (Prerevised pay in PB-3, AGP Rs. 6000).

Assistant Professor Grade-II (On Contract basis) – Group A, Level-11 (Entry Pay ₹73100/-) (Prerevised pay in PB-3, AGP Rs. 7000).

Assistant Professor Grade-I – Group A, Level-12 (Entry pay ₹101500/-) (Pre-revised pay in PB-3, AGP Rs. 8000).

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 107: Current Vacancies – 80 and Backlog Vacancies – 27.

Key Dates & How to Apply:  Closing date for application is 15 September 2021 (5.00 PM). The cutoff date for determining eligibility of candidates is the closing date of receipt of application form.

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! IIIT Ranchi Recruiting Assistant Professors

Ranchi, 15 August 2021: Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Ranchi, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following level: Assistant Professor –Grade II Level 10 (On Contract).

Total Number of Posts:

 Computer Science Engineering (CSE) – 04

 Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) -04

Eligibility Conditions:

Essential Qualification: PhD

Additional Desirable Requirement:   One Publication in an SCI Journal

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is 15 September 2021.

Five State Govt. Universities in Uttar Pradesh Recruiting 460 Faculty Posts including 203 Assistant Professors

State Universities are controlled by state governments. These institutes also provide attractive career opportunities in teaching profession.

As on 12 September  2021, there are five state universities in Uttar Pradesh that have opened faculty recruitment window. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

The total number of posts are 460 posts in these five state universities. Out of these 460 faculty posts, 203 are for Assistant Professors.

List of Central or State Government or Autonomous Institutes Recruiting Faculty Posts:

  • Bundelkhand University – 26 Faculty Posts – 15 September 2021
  • University of Lucknow – 190 Faculty Posts – 30 September 2021
  • Siddharth University, Kapilvastu- 75 Faculty Posts – 06 Oct 2021
  • Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology (MMMUT), Gorakhpur – 96 Faculty Posts- 11 Oct 2021
  • Harcourt Butler Technical University Kanpur – 73 Faculty Posts- 08 October 2021

Total Number of Post -460

University of Lucknow Recruiting 190 Faculty Posts 81 Assistant Professors

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, 10 September 2021: University of Lucknow, a state university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, and Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 190: Assistant Professor – 81, Associate Professor -68, and Professor -41.

The notification mentioned that Advertisement No R02/20 Dated 16 September 2020 has been cancelled in compliance of the order Honorable Chancellor Dt. 14 June 2021. The notification informed that applicants who have applied under any specific category against aforesaid advertisement, need not apply again under the same category. However, they can update the information given in their application form.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 30 September 2021.

Application Fee:   The application fee is Rs 1500 for Unreserved/OBC/EWS and Rs 1200 /-  for SC/ST candidates only.

Siddharth University, Kapilvastu is Recruiting 75 Faculty Posts including 30 Assistant Professors

Siddharth Nagar, Uttar Pradesh, 08 September 2021: Siddharth University, Kapilvastu, a state university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, and Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 75: Assistant Professor – 30, Associate Professor -21, and Professor -24.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 06 October 2021. The hard copy (Print out) of Filled Application forms with necessary documents should be submitted by 13 October 2021.

Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology Gorakhpur Recruiting 96 Faculty Posts including 48 Assistant Professors

Gorakhpur, 07 September 2021: Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology (MMMUT), Gorakhpur , a state technology university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

The University has Ph.D., M. Tech., M.C.A., M.B.A., M. Sc., B. Tech., B.B.A. and B. Pharm. Programmes.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 96: Assistant Professor – 48, Associate Professor -27, and Professor -21.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 11 October 2021. The hard copy (Print out) of Filled Application forms with necessary documents should be submitted by 21 October 2021.

Harcourt Butler Technical University Kanpur Recruiting 73 Faculty Posts including 33 Assistant Professors

Kanpur, 02 September 2021: Harcourt Butler Technical University (HBTU), a state technical university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 73: Assistant Professor – 33, Associate Professor -26, and Professor -14.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 08 October 2021. The hard copy (Print out) of Filled Application forms with necessary documents should be submitted by 18 October 2021.

Bundelkhand University Recruitment of 26 Faculty Posts: Application closing date extends

Jhansi, 27 August 2021: Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, a State university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professor/Director, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 26: Assistant Professor – 11 , Associate Professor -08, and Professor -07.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is now extended to 15 September 2021.

Four Central Universities Recruiting 353 Faculty Posts including 115 Assistant Professors !!!

In India, there 50 Central Universities (CUs). These institutes offer attractive career opportunities for aspirants who wish to pursue in teaching. 

As on 11 September  2021, there are four Central Universities are recruiting faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

The total number of posts are 353  posts in these institutes. Out of these the vacant number of Assistant Professors are 115.

List of Central or State Government or Autonomous Institutes Recruiting Faculty Posts:

  • Central University of Haryana – 94 Faculty Posts – 30 September 2021
  • Mizoram University -61 Faculty Posts- 13  October 2021
  • Central University of Punjab -86 Faculty Posts- 21 October 2021
  • Guru Ghasidas University Bilaspur – 112 Faculty Posts – Rolling Advertisement

Central University of Haryana Recruiting 94 Faculty Posts including 38 Assistant Professors

Mahendergarh,  11 September 2021: Central University of Haryana, (CUH), invites Online Applications from eligible candidates for the regular faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels:  Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 144200/- in the Academic Pay level 14 as per 7th CPC), Associate Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 131400/- in the Academic Pay level 13A as per 7th CPC) and Assistant Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 57700/- in the Academic Pay level 10 as per 7th CPC).

Total Number of Posts:  The total number of posts are 94. Professors – 25, Associate Professors- 31, Assistant Professors -38.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 30 September 2021.

Mizoram University Recruiting 61 Faculty Posts including 21 Assistant Professors

Aizawl, 10 September 2021: Mizoram University is a Central University accredited Grade „A‟ by NAAC in 2019. Mizoram University has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels:  Professors, Associate Professors and Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Posts:  The total number of posts are 61. Mizoram University is recruiting 54 Posts: Professors- 20, Associate Professors -20 and Assistant Professors-14. Pachhunga University College-Assistant Professors- 07 Posts.

Pachhunga University College: Pachhunga University College is a Constituent College of Mizoram University.

Central University of Punjab Recruiting 86 Faculty Posts including 35 Assistant Professors

Bathinda, Punjab, 09 September 2021: The Central University of Punjab, Bathinda (CUPB), invites Online Applications from eligible candidates for the regular faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels:  Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 144200/- in the Academic Pay level 14 as per 7th CPC), Associate Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 131400/- in the Academic Pay level 13A as per 7th CPC) and Assistant Professors (Entry pay of Rs. 57700/- in the Academic Pay level 10 as per 7th CPC).

Total Number of Posts:  The total number of posts are 86. For unreserved category, the total number of posts are 20. For reserved category, the total number of posts are 66.

Key Dates: Applicants are required to apply online (through Link: https://cuprec.samarth.edu.in). The online link will go live on 11 September 2021 and will be available till 21 October 2021.

Guru Ghasidas University Bilaspur, a Central University, Recruiting 112 Faculty Posts

Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh, 05 September 2021: Guru Ghasidas University, a Central University in Bilaspur, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 112: Assistant Professor – 21, Associate Professor -52, and Professor -39.

Key Dates: Guru Ghasidas University has released recruitment noticed on 24 August 2021. This is rolling based recruitment advertisement.  Duly filled-in applications, in the prescribed format should reach to the Registrar, Guru Ghasidas. Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur (CG) throughout the duration of the advertisement by registered/Speed post only.

Fourteen Govt. Universities Recruiting More Than 1300 Faculty Posts !!!

Government Universities are dream institutes for students. These institutes also provide attractive career opportunities in teaching profession.

there are Fourteen Government Universities that have opened faculty recruitment window. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, and Assistant Professors.

The total number of posts are 1,320  posts in these fourteen universities.

List of Central or State Government or Autonomous Institutes Recruiting Faculty Posts:

  • Siddharth University, Kapilvastu- 75 Faculty Posts – 06 Oct 2021
  • Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology (MMMUT), Gorakhpur – 96 Faculty Posts- 11 Oct 2021
  • Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission – 173 Assistant Professors -07 October 2021
  • Guru Ghasidas University Bilaspur – 112 Faculty Posts – Rolling Advertisement
  • Harcourt Butler Technical University Kanpur – 73 Faculty Posts- 08 October 2021
  • Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women – 48 Faculty Posts- 04 October 2021
  • Odisha Public Service Commission Recruiting – 385 Assistant Professors (Teacher Education)- 24 September 2021
  • Gauhati University – 38 Faculty Posts – 03 October 2021
  • Bundelkhand University – 26 Faculty Posts – 15 September 2021
  • NIT Trichy – 92 Assistant Professors -24 September 2021
  • NIT Jamshedpur – 65 Assistant Professors-17 September 2021
  • NIT Bhopal – 107 Assistant Professors- 13 September 2021
  • IIIT Ranchi – 08 Faculty Posts – 15 September 2021
  • IIIT Una – 22 Assistant Professors – 13 September 2021

Total Assistant Professors -1320

Siddharth University, Kapilvastu is Recruiting 75 Faculty Posts including 30 Assistant Professors

Siddharth Nagar, Uttar Pradesh, 08 September 2021: Siddharth University, Kapilvastu, a state university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced recruitment of faculty posts.  These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, and Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 75: Assistant Professor – 30, Associate Professor -21, and Professor -24.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 06 October 2021. The hard copy (Print out) of Filled Application forms with necessary documents should be submitted by 13 October 2021.

Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology Gorakhpur Recruiting 96 Faculty Posts including 48 Assistant Professors

Gorakhpur, 07 September 2021: Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology (MMMUT), Gorakhpur , a state technology university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

The University has Ph.D., M. Tech., M.C.A., M.B.A., M. Sc., B. Tech., B.B.A. and B. Pharm. Programmes.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 96: Assistant Professor – 48, Associate Professor -27, and Professor -21.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 11 October 2021. The hard copy (Print out) of Filled Application forms with necessary documents should be submitted by 21 October 2021.

Guru Ghasidas University Bilaspur, a Central University, Recruiting 112 Faculty Posts

Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh, 05 September 2021: Guru Ghasidas University, a Central University in Bilaspur, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 112: Assistant Professor – 21, Associate Professor -52, and Professor -39.

Key Dates: Guru Ghasidas University has released recruitment noticed on 24 August 2021. This is rolling based recruitment advertisement.  Duly filled-in applications, in the prescribed format should reach to the Registrar, Guru Ghasidas. Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur (CG) throughout the duration of the advertisement by registered/Speed post only.

Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission Recruiting 173 Assistant Professors

Srinagar, 05 September 2021: Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (OPSC) has announced recruitment of Assistant Professors for various government degree colleges under Department of Higher Education of Union Territory of J&K.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 173 Assistant Professors across 23 departments.

Key Dates:

The opening of online application is 08 September 2021.

The closing date for submission of online application is 07 October 2021.

Harcourt Butler Technical University Kanpur Recruiting 73 Faculty Posts including 33 Assistant Professors

Kanpur, 02 September 2021: Harcourt Butler Technical University (HBTU), a state technical university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 73: Assistant Professor – 33, Associate Professor -26, and Professor -14.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 08 October 2021. The hard copy (Print out) of Filled Application forms with necessary documents should be submitted by 18 October 2021.

Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women Recruiting 48 Faculty Posts including 19 Assistant Professors

New Delhi, 31 August 2021: Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women (IGDTUW), a state university in Delhi,  has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 48: Assistant Professor – 19 , Associate Professor -17, and Professor -12.

Key Dates: The link for filling up of online application will be available on University website i.e. www.igdtuw.ac.in on 01 September 2021.

The last date for filling up the online application form is 04 October 2021 (11:59 p.m).

Odisha Public Service Commission Recruiting 385 Assistant Professors (Teacher Education)

Bbhubaneswar, 31 August 2021: Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has announced recruitment of Assistant Professors  Teacher Education – Stage I in different disciplines of Government Teachers Training Institutes under Department of Higher Education.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 385.

Key Dates: The link for registration/ re-registration & payment of examination fee shall be available from 25 August 2021 to 24 September 2021. 01 October 2021 is the last date for submission of Registered Online Application.

Gauhati University Recruiting 38 Faculty Posts including 14 Assistant Professors

Guwahati, 28 August 2021: Gauhati University, a state university in Assam, has has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 38: Assistant Professor – 14 , Associate Professor -16, and Professor -08.

Key Dates: The last date of receipt of filled-in application is 03 October 2021.

Bundelkhand University Recruitment of 26 Faculty Posts: Application closing date extends

Jhansi, 27 August 2021: Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, a State university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professor/Director, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 26: Assistant Professor – 11 , Associate Professor -08, and Professor -07.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is now extended to 15 September 2021.

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Trichy Recruiting 92 Assistant Professors

Tiruchirappalli, 27 August 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor (Grade II):

Grade II – Pay Level 10 in VII CPC [70,900/-pm to ₹ 98,200/-pm]- [Pay Band (PB)-3] with Academic Grade Pay (AGP) ₹ 6000].

Grade II – Pay Level 11 in VII CPC [₹ 71,000/-pm to ₹ 117,200/-pm]- [PB-3 with AGP ₹ 7000].

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 92 across 17 departments.

Key Dates & How to Apply: 

Opening date of online portal : 25 August 2021

Last date for submission of online application: 24 September 2021

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Jamshedpur Recruiting 65 Assistant Professors

Jamshedpur, 19 August 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jamshedpur, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor Grade-II (level -11) in 7th CPC or PB-3, AGP Rs. 7000/- (On Contract)

Assistant Professor Grade-I (Level-12) in 7th CPC or PB-3 with AGP Rs. 8000/-

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 65: Assistant Professor Grade-II (level -11) – 18 posts; Assistant Professor (Grade-I) AGP Rs. 8000/- Pay Level-12 -47 posts.

Key Dates & How to Apply: 

Opening date for submission of online application – 18 August 2021

Last date of submission of online application – 17 September 2021 (5:00 P.M.)

Last date of submission of print out of application along with supporting documents – 24 September 2021 (5:00 P.M.)

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! IIIT Ranchi Recruiting Assistant Professors

Ranchi, 15 August 2021: Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Ranchi, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following level: Assistant Professor –Grade II Level 10 (On Contract).

Total Number of Posts:

 Computer Science Engineering (CSE) – 04

 Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) -04

Eligibility Conditions:

Essential Qualification: PhD

Additional Desirable Requirement:   One Publication in an SCI Journal

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is 15 September 2021.

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Bhopal Recruiting 107 Assistant Professors

Bhopal, 14 August 2021: Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor Grade-II (On Contract basis) – Group A, Level-10 (Entry pay ₹70900/- ) (Prerevised pay in PB-3, AGP Rs. 6000).

Assistant Professor Grade-II (On Contract basis) – Group A, Level-11 (Entry Pay ₹73100/-) (Prerevised pay in PB-3, AGP Rs. 7000).

Assistant Professor Grade-I – Group A, Level-12 (Entry pay ₹101500/-) (Pre-revised pay in PB-3, AGP Rs. 8000).

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 107: Current Vacancies – 80 and Backlog Vacancies – 27.

Key Dates & How to Apply:  Closing date for application is 15 September 2021 (5.00 PM). The cutoff date for determining eligibility of candidates is the closing date of receipt of application form.

Opportunities for PhD Holders! IIIT Una Recruiting 22 Assistant Professors

Una, Himachal Pradesh, 07 August 2021: Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Una, an Institute of National Importance, invites online applications from Indian Nationals for the recruitment of faculty members on regular scale of pay at the level of Assistant Professor Grade-II in its various Schools. The total number of Vacant Assistant Professors are 22.

Total Number of Posts: The total number of vacant Assistant Professors 22.

School of Computing -14

School of Electronics -08

Key Dates: The last date for submission of online application is 06 Sept 202 21; 17:00 hrs. The last date for receipt of hard copy is 13 Sept 2021 till 17:00 hrs.

Key Dates & Application Fees: Application forms may be downloaded from the Institute’s website: www.iiitdmj.ac.in. The last date of receipt of the completed application form is 31 August 2021(By 5.00 PM).

NIRF 2021: IIT Madras, IISc Bangalore, IIM Ahmedabad, Miranda House Winners !!!

IISc Bangalore is crowned as the best university among university category.   IIT Madras emerges as the Top Institute among engineering institutes. IIM Ahmedabad is top B-School in India among management institutes.

Miranda House is the Best College in India as University of Delhi Colleges dominate NIRF Ranking.

Ministry of Education, Government of India, has released its sixth annual ranking, National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2021 today.

IIT Madras has been ranked as No. 1 institute in India in both ‘Overall’ and ‘Engineering’ Categories in NIRF 2021.

In the university category, IISc Bangalore bags the top spot followed by JNU and BHU at second and third places.

University category. 

Rank 1: IISc Bengaluru

Rank 2: JNU

Rank 3: BHU

Rank 4: Calcutta Unversity

Rank 5: Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeethan

Rank 6: Jamia Millia Islamia

Rank 7: Manipal Academy Higher Education

Rank 8: Jadavpur University

Rank 9: University of Hyderabad

Rank 10: Aligarh Muslim University

Top BSchools in India -2021

Rank 1: IIM Ahmedabad

Rank 2: IIM Bangalore

Rank 3: IIM Calcutta

Rank 4: IIM Kozhikode

Rank 5: IIT-Delhi

Miranda House emerges as the Best in  the college category. 

Rank 1: Miranda House

Rank 2: Lady Shri Ram College

Rank 3: Loyola College

Rank 4: St Xavier’s College

Rank 5: Ramakrishna Mission Visyamandir

Rank 6: PSGR Krishnammal College for Women

Rank 7: Presidency College

Rank 8: St Stephen’s College, Delhi

Rank 9: Hindu College

Rank 10: Shri Ram College of Commerce

To Engineering Institutes in India – NIRF 2021

Rank 1: IIT-Madras

Rank 2: IIT-Delhi

Rank 3: IIT-Bombay

Rank 4: IIT-Kanpur

Rank 5: IIT Kharagpur

Rank 6: IIT-Roorkee

Rank 7: IIT-Guwahati

Rank 8: IIT-Hyderabad

Rank 9: NIT Tiruchirapalli

Rank 10: NIT Surathkal

The list has declared best higher education institutes in the following categories:

  • Overall
  • University
  • Engineering
  • Management
  • Pharmacy
  • College
  • College
  • Medical
  • Law
  • Architecture
  • Dental

Minister of Education Mr Dharmendra Pradhan has released the rankings online today. The rankings has been released online due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Central University of Himachal Pradesh Announces PhD Admission 2021 for 25 Subjects !

Central University of Himachal Pradesh (CUHP) has announced Admission to PhD programmes for the academic year 2021-22.  Central University of Himachal Pradesh is going to conduct Himachal Pradesh Kendriya Vishwavidyalaya Shodh Patrata Pariksha (HPKVSPP-2021) in order to determine the eligibility for admission to Ph.D. Programmes of Study of University.

Key Dates: 

Date of Notification – 29 Aug 2021

Last date of receipt of online application 13 September 2021

Date of Himachal Pradesh Kendriya Vishwavidyalya Shodh Patrata Pariksha – 3 October 2021

Declaration of result – 10 October 2021

Minimum Qualifications :

The candidate must have secured at least 55% marks in PG examination in the concerned subject. (For SC/ST/OBC (Non creamy layer)/Divyang candidates there will be relaxation of 5% marks).

The candidate who has qualified any one of following tests shall be eligible to apply for admission to Ph.D. Programmes of Central University of Himachal Pradesh and need not to appear in and qualify the Himachal Pradesh Kendriya Vishwavidyalaya Shodh Patrata Pariksha.

  1. a) JRF (Examination conducted by UGC, CSIR,ICAR or any other agency recognized by UGC)
  2. b) NET
  3. c) SET
  4. d) SLET

List of Departments where PhD Programmes Available: 

Management

Tourism and Travel Management

Environmental Sciences

Physics  – Astronomy

Chemistry

 Animal Science

 Plant Science

Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Mathematics

Computer Science & Informatics

Library and Information Science

English

Hindi

Sanskrit

Panjabi

Journalism and Mass communication / New Media

Economics

Social Work

Sociology

History

Political Science

Education

DeendyalUpadhyaya Studies

Jammu Kashmir Studies

Visual Arts

For eligibility criteria, how to apply and other details, candidates should visit the Admission Notifications uploaded on the official website of Central University Himachal Pradesh.

Twelve Government Universities Recruiting More Than 1100 Faculty Posts !!!

Government Universities are dream institutes for students. These institutes also provide attractive career opportunities in teaching profession.

As on 05 September  2021, there are Twelve Government Universities that have opened faculty recruitment window. The total number of posts are 1149 850 posts.

List of Central or State Government or Autonomous Institutes Recruiting Faculty Posts:

  • Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission – 173 Assistant Professors -07 October 2021
  • Guru Ghasidas University Bilaspur – 112 Faculty Posts – Rolling Advertisement
  • Harcourt Butler Technical University Kanpur – 73 Faculty Posts- 08 October 2021
  • Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women – 48 Faculty Posts- 04 October 2021
  • Odisha Public Service Commission Recruiting – 385 Assistant Professors (Teacher Education)- 24 September 2021
  • Gauhati University – 38 Faculty Posts – 03 October 2021
  • Bundelkhand University – 26 Faculty Posts – 15 September 2021
  • NIT Trichy – 92 Assistant Professors -24 September 2021
  • NIT Jamshedpur – 65 Assistant Professors-17 September 2021
  • NIT Bhopal – 107 Assistant Professors- 13 September 2021
  • IIIT Ranchi – 08 Faculty Posts – 15 September 2021
  • IIIT Una – 22 Assistant Professors – 13 September 2021

Total Assistant Professors -1149

Guru Ghasidas University Bilaspur, a Central University, Recruiting 112 Faculty Posts

Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh, 05 September 2021: Guru Ghasidas University, a Central University in Bilaspur, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 112: Assistant Professor – 21, Associate Professor -52, and Professor -39.

Key Dates: Guru Ghasidas University has released recruitment noticed on 24 August 2021. This is rolling based recruitment advertisement.  Duly filled-in applications, in the prescribed format should reach to the Registrar, Guru Ghasidas. Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur (CG) throughout the duration of the advertisement by registered/Speed post only.

Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission Recruiting 173 Assistant Professors

Srinagar, 05 September 2021: Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (OPSC) has announced recruitment of Assistant Professors for various government degree colleges under Department of Higher Education of Union Territory of J&K.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 173 Assistant Professors across 23 departments.

Key Dates:

The opening of online application is 08 September 2021.

The closing date for submission of online application is 07 October 2021.

Harcourt Butler Technical University Kanpur Recruiting 73 Faculty Posts including 33 Assistant Professors

Kanpur, 02 September 2021: Harcourt Butler Technical University (HBTU), a state technical university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 73: Assistant Professor – 33, Associate Professor -26, and Professor -14.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of online application is 08 October 2021. The hard copy (Print out) of Filled Application forms with necessary documents should be submitted by 18 October 2021.

Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women Recruiting 48 Faculty Posts including 19 Assistant Professors

New Delhi, 31 August 2021: Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women (IGDTUW), a state university in Delhi,  has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professors, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 48: Assistant Professor – 19 , Associate Professor -17, and Professor -12.

Key Dates: The link for filling up of online application will be available on University website i.e. www.igdtuw.ac.in on 01 September 2021.

The last date for filling up the online application form is 04 October 2021 (11:59 p.m).

Odisha Public Service Commission Recruiting 385 Assistant Professors (Teacher Education)

Bbhubaneswar, 31 August 2021: Odisha Public Service Commission (OPSC) has announced recruitment of Assistant Professors  Teacher Education – Stage I in different disciplines of Government Teachers Training Institutes under Department of Higher Education.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 385.

Key Dates: The link for registration/ re-registration & payment of examination fee shall be available from 25 August 2021 to 24 September 2021. 01 October 2021 is the last date for submission of Registered Online Application.

Gauhati University Recruiting 38 Faculty Posts including 14 Assistant Professors

Guwahati, 28 August 2021: Gauhati University, a state university in Assam, has has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 38: Assistant Professor – 14 , Associate Professor -16, and Professor -08.

Key Dates: The last date of receipt of filled-in application is 03 October 2021.

Bundelkhand University Recruitment of 26 Faculty Posts: Application closing date extends

Jhansi, 27 August 2021: Bundelkhand University, Jhansi, a State university in Uttar Pradesh, has announced Recruitment of Faculty Posts. These posts are available at the following levels: Professor/Director, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor.

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 26: Assistant Professor – 11 , Associate Professor -08, and Professor -07.

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is now extended to 15 September 2021.

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Trichy Recruiting 92 Assistant Professors

Tiruchirappalli, 27 August 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Tiruchirappalli, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor (Grade II):

Grade II – Pay Level 10 in VII CPC [70,900/-pm to ₹ 98,200/-pm]- [Pay Band (PB)-3] with Academic Grade Pay (AGP) ₹ 6000].

Grade II – Pay Level 11 in VII CPC [₹ 71,000/-pm to ₹ 117,200/-pm]- [PB-3 with AGP ₹ 7000].

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 92 across 17 departments.

Key Dates & How to Apply:  

Opening date of online portal : 25 August 2021

Last date for submission of online application: 24 September 2021

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Jamshedpur Recruiting 65 Assistant Professors

Jamshedpur, 19 August 2021: National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jamshedpur, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor Grade-II (level -11) in 7th CPC or PB-3, AGP Rs. 7000/- (On Contract)

Assistant Professor Grade-I (Level-12) in 7th CPC or PB-3 with AGP Rs. 8000/-

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 65: Assistant Professor Grade-II (level -11) – 18 posts; Assistant Professor (Grade-I) AGP Rs. 8000/- Pay Level-12 -47 posts.

Key Dates & How to Apply:  

Opening date for submission of online application – 18 August 2021

Last date of submission of online application – 17 September 2021 (5:00 P.M.)

Last date of submission of print out of application along with supporting documents – 24 September 2021 (5:00 P.M.)

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! IIIT Ranchi Recruiting Assistant Professors

Ranchi, 15 August 2021: Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Ranchi, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following level: Assistant Professor –Grade II Level 10 (On Contract).

Total Number of Posts:

 Computer Science Engineering (CSE) – 04

 Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) -04

Eligibility Conditions:

Essential Qualification: PhD

Additional Desirable Requirement:   One Publication in an SCI Journal

Key Dates: The closing date for submission of application is 15 September 2021.

Opportunities for PhD Holders ! NIT Bhopal Recruiting 107 Assistant Professors

Bhopal, 14 August 2021: Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT), Bhopal, an Institute of National Importance, has announced recruitment of faculty posts. These posts are available at the following levels:

Assistant Professor Grade-II (On Contract basis) – Group A, Level-10 (Entry pay ₹70900/- ) (Prerevised pay in PB-3, AGP Rs. 6000).

Assistant Professor Grade-II (On Contract basis) – Group A, Level-11 (Entry Pay ₹73100/-) (Prerevised pay in PB-3, AGP Rs. 7000).

Assistant Professor Grade-I – Group A, Level-12 (Entry pay ₹101500/-) (Pre-revised pay in PB-3, AGP Rs. 8000).

Total Number of Vacant Posts: The total number of vacant posts are 107: Current Vacancies – 80 and Backlog Vacancies – 27.

Key Dates & How to Apply:  Closing date for application is 15 September 2021 (5.00 PM). The cutoff date for determining eligibility of candidates is the closing date of receipt of application form.

Opportunities for PhD Holders! IIIT Una Recruiting 22 Assistant Professors

Una, Himachal Pradesh, 07 August 2021: Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Una, an Institute of National Importance, invites online applications from Indian Nationals for the recruitment of faculty members on regular scale of pay at the level of Assistant Professor Grade-II in its various Schools. The total number of Vacant Assistant Professors are 22.

Total Number of Posts: The total number of vacant Assistant Professors 22.

School of Computing -14

School of Electronics -08

Key Dates: The last date for submission of online application is 06 Sept 202 21; 17:00 hrs. The last date for receipt of hard copy is 13 Sept 2021 till 17:00 hrs.

Key Dates & Application Fees: Application forms may be downloaded from the Institute’s website: www.iiitdmj.ac.in. The last date of receipt of the completed application form is 31 August 2021(By 5.00 PM).

Total UGC Approved Universities Cross 1000: Rajasthan & UP Lead

India is one of largest education systems in the world. The total number of universities in India has crossed 100, as per the University Grants Commission (UGC), which approves universities and regulates varsities.

Among total universities, private universities  category is one of fastest growing segment.  Out of 1005 approved universities, 388 are managed private education groups. Meanwhile, 491 universities are funded and controlled by either state or central governments.

The number of Central Universities, which are controlled by Special Act of the Union Government of India, are increased to 54 from 50. The National Sanskrit University, Tirupati,  Rashtriya Sanskrit Sansthan, Delhi and Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya National Sanskrit University, New Delhi have been updated to Central Universities from Deemed to be Universities.

Total Number of Universities as on  06 August 2021 – 1005

State Universities -437

Deemed to be Universities -126

Central Universities -54

Private Universities – 388

Rajasthan has highest number of Universities with 85. Uttar Pradesh has a total number of 78 Universities. Tamil Nadu has 54 varsities while Andhra Pradesh has 37 universities.

State Universities mean public universities controlled central government or state government.  Central universities or union universities in India are established by an Act of Parliament, which have autonomy power.