University of Kashmir Assistant Professor Recruitment 2018


Srinagar: University of Kashmir Assistant Professor Recruitment 2018 has been announced by the University through the Advertisement Notice No. 01 of 2018; Dated: 16 May, 2018.

As many as 19 posts of Assistant Professors are going to be filled through this teaching job recruitment.

Online applications are, therefore, invited from eligible candidates for the posts of Assistant Professors carrying Pay Band of Rs. 15600-39100/- with AGP of Rs. 6000/- in various Campuses / Departments / Institutes / Centres of the University.

The Department-wise and Campus-wise vacancies for University of Kashmir Assistant Professor Recruitment 2018 are provided in the following table:

S. No.Post IDCampus/Department/Institute/CentreNo. of Posts

Main Campus, Srinagar

4.PGD-EL-6Electronic & Instrumentation Technology01 (temporary likely to be
5.PGD-FT-1Food Science & Technology02
6.PGD-FL-1Institute of Foreign Languages (Assistant Professor – German Language)01
7.PGD-IS-3Shah-i-Hamdan Institute of Islamic Studies01

South Campus, Anantnag

11.SCU-BM-2Management Studies02

Important Dates: The important dates concerning this job recruitment are as follows:

ISubmission of Online Forms / Hard CopyMay 25, 2018
IILast date for Submission of Online FormsJune 25, 2018
IIILast date for submission of Hard copyJune 30, 2018

Qualifications prescribed for the posts of Assistant Professor:

i. Good academic record with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) at the Master’s Degree level in the concerned subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University.

ii. NET shall be the compulsory requirement for those having Post-Graduate Degrees only. But, in respect of candidates who belong to J&K State and are not NET qualified, SET shall be the compulsory requirement.

iii. The candidates without NET or SET having Ph.D Degree in the concerned subject in compliance of the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for award of Ph.D Degree) Regulations, 2009/2016 (whichever is applicable), with amendments from time to time shall be exempted from the requirement of minimum eligibility conditions of NET/SET.

Shortlisting of Candidates: In case large number of applications are received against any of the posts, the shortlisting shall be made as per the following criteria / parameters:

University of Kashmir Assistant Professor Recruitment 2018 - Shortlisting Criteria

Submission of Online Application Forms for University of Kashmir Assistant Professor Recruitment 2018:

Step 1: Visit and Click on Jobs/Recruitment link. Read detailed Important Instructions and preview of whole process for Registration and submission of Application Form before proceeding ahead.

Step 2: Candidate needs to register himself/herself before submitting the Online Application. For Registration, Click on the Register as an Applicant link. Remember the Username and Password for future reference. Use a valid Email ID and Mobile Number during registration process.

Step 3: After successful Registration, Login into the system by using your Username and Password.

Step 4: Key in the personal details, educational qualifications, experience etc then Preview the Form, if details are correct, Click on Submit. If there is variation or you want to update, Click on Preview button, make corrections/updations and then Submit. Remember, no editing or updating is allowed after the Form is submitted. Get a print out of the application form and note the Form No. for future reference.

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Step 5: Select payment mode for depositing Application Fee (Online mode or against the pay-in-slip). Deposit the Application Fee of Rs. 1050/-, through Online mode or against the bank pay-in-slip generated with the Application Form, in any of the branches of the J&K Bank, across the country.

Submission of Downloaded Application Form (Hard Copy): Submit a Print-out of the Application Form submitted online along with the enclosures, duly numbered at right hand top margin, as per the auto-generated serial numbers against each entry, bank pay-in-slip/online payment acknowledgement, properly bounded, either personally or through Speed Post/Registered post to the Office of the Deputy Registrar (Recruitment), Administrative Block, University Campus, Hazratbal, Srinagar-190006, J&K.

Candidates sending print-out of their Application Forms by post should ensure that the envelope containing Application Form is super-scribed as “Application for the post of ………………………, Post ID ………… Advertisement Notice No. ………. Dated ………….” and reaches by or before the last date. Application Form received by post after the last date shall be rejected summarily without any notice in this regard.

Other Conditions concerning University of Kashmir Assistant Professor Recruitment 2018:

i) 3% horizontal reservation shall be provided to Physically Challenged Category candidates in accordance with the notification No.: F(Res-Policy-Speciallyabled)KU/Gen.Admin Dated: 03-05-2017.

ii) Eligibility of candidates shall be determined in terms of the relevant UGC Regulations read together with amendments from time to time that may come in force for the purpose.

iii) Candidate seeking exemption from NET/SLET/SET are required to produce a bona-fide certificate from the concerned University to the effect that the said candidate has been awarded Ph.D. degree in conformity with the UGC (Minimum Standards and Procedure for award of Ph.D Degree) Regulations, 2009/2016 (whichever is applicable), with amendments issued from time to time and attach a Minimum Standards Certificate (MSP) from the concerned University.

iv) Candidates with Ph.D degree having passed their Master’s Degree prior to 19th September, 1991 having secured 50% or more marks in the Master’s Degree Examination shall also be eligible to apply for the post of Assistant Professor.

v) NET/SLET/SET shall not be required for such Masters Degree Programmes in disciplines for which NET/SLET/SET accredited test is not conducted.

vi) Candidates must provide details with regard to the date of registration/date of joining, date of submission and date of award of degree for both M.Phil and Ph.D degrees, as the case may be, in the Application Form.

vii) Candidates who are with M.Phil/Ph.D should mention against the column ‘Academic Record’ the name of the University/Institution and Guide/Co-Guide where and under whom they are pursuing/or have completed the M.Phil/Ph.D Degree.

viii) Relevant grade which is regarded as equivalent of 55% wherever the grading system is followed by recognized university shall also be considered eligible.

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ix) Candidates who have been awarded post graduate/Ph.D degree from Foreign University should enclose “Equivalence Certificate” issued by Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi, without which their candidature will not be considered and Application Form will be rejected.

x) The appointment shall be governed by the rules and regulations of the University, University Grants Commission and the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development, whichever is applicable.

xi) Services of the appointees shall be transferable between different Satellite Campuses of the University of Kashmir.

xii) Applications of government servants should be sent through the administrative authority concerned and by the University employees through the Registrar of the respective Universities. Applications not routed through the respective channels are liable to be rejected. Candidates may send advance copy of the application along-with the requisite fee before the last date of receipt of application forms.

xiii) The University reserves the right not to fill any of the vacancies advertised, if circumstance so warrant, without assigning any reason thereof.

xiv) The number of vacancies indicated in Advertisement Notice is tentative. The University reserves the right to increase/decrease the number of posts at the time of selection.

xv) Only those candidates should apply for the post/s, who fulfil all the eligibility criteria by the last date laid down in the advertisement notice by the University.

General Instructions concerning University of Kashmir Assistant Professor Recruitment 2018:

i) Candidates are advised to regularly login to his/her profile using Username and Password for latest updates/important instructions, released by the University from time to time.

ii) Candidates shall be asked to produce the original documents relating to their age, qualifications, experience, fitness and other claims whatsoever at any time during the selection process.

iii) Candidates invited for interview shall not be paid any T.A and D.A.

iv) Impersonation or submission of false/fabricated/tampered documents or making incorrect/false statements by a candidate, will, in addition to debarring him/her permanently or for a specific period from any employment in the University, also render him/her liable for criminal prosecution.

v) Canvassing in any form by or on behalf of the candidate will lead to disqualification.

vi) All enclosures attached with the Application Form should be self attested by the candidate and attached in the same order as of the Serial Number generated against each entry. Incomplete Application Forms and without enclosures shall be rejected.

vii) The University shall verify the authenticity of all documents submitted by the candidates at any time of appointment or during the tenure of service. In case, it is detected that the documents submitted are fake or the candidate has a clandestine antecedents/background and has suppressed the said information, his/her services shall be terminated forthwith and the action shall be taken as warranted under rules.

viii) Addendum/corrigendum, if issued, to this advertisement shall be uploaded on the university website only.

ix) Application Form found incomplete in any respect shall be rejected summarily without any notice.

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