Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission has announced JKPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2017 for 563 Posts.
JKPSC announced the much-awaited Recruitment Notification for recruiting Assistant Professors in various Degree Colleges of Jammu and Kashmir.
A total of 563 Assistant Professor Posts in 49 Subjects / Disciplines have been announced which includes both Fresh as well as Backlog vacancies. The Online Registration for these posts will start today i.e., 28th of October, 2017 while the Last Date to apply is 28th of November, 2017.
Applicants should note that the Job Application process for these Assistant Professor posts will be through Online Mode only. However, candidates are required to submit the Hard Copy of System Generated Application Form, along with Application Fee Challan and Requisite Documents and Certificates at the Commission’s Office.
It is worth mentioning here that this JKPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2017 for 563 Posts is being announced after 3 years. Last time, JKPSC announced the Assistant Professor Jobs in 2014 for a record number of 1651 Posts. However, many of these posts remained unfilled during that time and for that purpose also, JKPSC has now announced Backlog vacancies along with the Fresh posts.
JKPSC, therefore, invites Online Applications from the permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir for below mentioned posts of Assistant Professors in various Subjects and Disciplines as per the Subject-wise and Category-wise break-up given below:
Post: Assistant Professor
Department: J&K Department of Higher Education (Government Degree Colleges of J&K)
Job Type: Permanent Gazetted Posts
Salary: These posts carry a Pay Scale of Rs. 9,300 – Rs. 34,800 (GP: Rs. 6,000)
Total Vacancies: 563 Posts
The Subject-wise and Category-wise break-up of Assistant Professor Posts is provided below:
Eligibility: Applicants willing to apply for JKPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2017 for 563 Posts, must fullfill the following eligibility conditions:
1) Domicile: Applicants willing to apply for Assistant Professor Posts through JKPSC, should be the permanent residents of J&K.
2) Age Limit: Minimum Required age is 18 years, while the Maximum age should not cross 40 years. The cut-off date for determining the age criteria is 1st January, 2017.
3) Educational Qualification: Applicants are required to fulfill below mentioned educational qualifications:
Applicants should note that NET / SET / SLET shall remain the minimum eligibility criteria to apply for Assistant Professor posts in Colleges and Universities.
i) Applicant should have a great academic record and must have completed Post Graduation in the respective Subject with not less than 55% Marks Or Equivalent Grade in a Point Scale, where grading system is accepted at PG Level.
ii) Candidates must have cleared NET / SLET / SLET in the concerned PG Subject, for which he/she is desirous to apply.
iii) Those who have been awarded PhD Degree before 2009, are exempted from the requirement of NET / SET / SLET, provided that Degree fulfills the Minimum Standards and Procedure for the award of PhD Degrees.
Note: For those Subjects where there is no NET / SET conducted, such candidates can apply on the basis of their Master’s Degree only.
Selection Process: The selection process for the recruitment of Assistant Professors by JKPSC comprises of Shortlisting on the basis of following criteria:
1) Academic Performance: 50 Points (To be worked on Pro-Rata Basis)
– Class 10th: 02 Points
– Class 12th: 03 Points
– Graduation: 05 Points
– Post Graduation: 25 Points
– JRF: 03 Points
– M.Phil: 03 Points
– PhD: 06 Points
– Post Doctorate: 03 Points
2) Research and Publications: 11 Points (Maximum)
3) Participation and Presentation in Seminars / Conferences / Workshops (Maximum 16 Points)
National: 0.25 Points for Each Paper to maximum of 3 Points
International: 0.50 Marks for each Paper to a maximum of 3 Points
4) Extra Curricular Activities: 04 Points
NCC / NSS: 02 Points
Sports: 01 Point
Gold Medal Or First Position at PG Level: 01 Point
5) Teaching Skills: 10 Points
Teaching Experience at UG Or PG Level: 03 Points (Maximum)
Teaching Demonstration: 07 Points
6) Viva Voce: 20 Points
How To Apply? Applicants willing to apply for JKPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2017 for 563 Posts should submit their online application via JKPSC website (www.jkpsc.nic.in) before 28th of November, 2017. Detailed Instructions for submitting the online form are given in the official Advertisement Notification.
Application Fees: For General Category candidates, the Application Fee is Rs, 805/- but for Reserved Categories, only Rs. 405/- needs to be paid. Last Date for submission of fee through Bank Challan is 30-11-2017.
For more details, applicants are advised to go through JKPSC Official Advertisement Notification (Notification No. 10-PSC (DR-P) of 2017); Dated: 27-10-2017 given below.