JKPSC Recruitment In Higher Education Department

JKPSC Recruitment In Higher Education Department


JKPSC invites online applications from the applicants who are domiciled in the Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir possessing the prescribed/Academic/ Professional qualification and age for the post of Assistant Professor.


JKPSC Recruitment in Higher education Department


Important Dates:

Date of commencement of online application: 08.09.2021

Last date for filing of online application: 7th October, 2021


Total Vacancy: 173


s. No. Name of the Post/ Total


  • 1.Mathematics 05
  • 2. Bio-Chemistry 02
  • 3.Env. Science 15
  • 4.Electronics 03
  • 5.Computer Application/ BCA/MCA 01
  • 6.Geography 08
  • 7.Education 06
  • 8.Hindi 12
  • 9.Pol. Science 23
  • 10. Urdu/Lit 15
  • 11.Economics 14
  • 12.History 10
  • 13.Philosophy 05
  • 14.Sociology 26
  • 15.Statistics 01
  • 16.Islamic Studies 05
  • 17.Commerce 03
  • 18.Sericulture 01
  • 19.Tour & Travel 02
  • 20.Information Technology 07
  • 21.Industrial Chemistry 01
  • 22.Bio-Informatics 03
  • 23.BBA/MBA& Management 05


Total  =173




1. Assistant Professor (Serial No.01-22)

A) Good academic record as defined by the Concerned University with atleast 55% marks [50% excluding any grace marks in case of Scheduled Caste/Scheduled tribe/Differently-abled (Physically and Visually differently abled) Categories/Ph.D degree holders, who have obtained their Master’s Degree prior to 19th September, 1991] or an equivalent grade in a point scale where grading system is followed at the Master’s Degree level in the relevant subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University.

B) The candidate must have cleared NET/SLET/SET conducted by the UGC, CSIR/AIU.


C) The candidate who are, or have been awarded a Ph.D degree in accordance with the University Grant Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of Ph.D degree regulations), 2009, shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET/SLET/SET.

d) NET/SLET/SET shall also not be required for such Master’s Programme In discipline for which NET/SLET/SET Is not conducted.


2. Assistant Professor. BBA/MBA Management (Serial No.23)

a) Master’s Degree in Business Management/Admlnlstration In relevant management related discipline or two year full lime PGDM declared equivalent by AlU/accredltcd by the AICTE/UGC with 60% marks {55% excluding any grace marks, In case of SC/ST/Differently ablcd (Physclally and Visually differently abled) Categorics/Ph.D degree holders, who have obtained their Master’s Degree prior to 19th September 1991.


a) Graduate and professionally qualified Charted Accountant/Cost & Works Accountant/Company Secretary of the concerned/Statutory bodies with 60% marks (55% excluding any grace marks, in case of SC/ST/DIfferently abled (Physclally and visually differently abled) categories/Ph.D degree holders, who have obtained their Master’s Degree prior to 19th September 1991)


Teaching, research, Industrial and /or Professional experience in a reputed organization; Papers presented at Conferences and /or published in referred journals.


Age Limit:

Age as on 1st January 2021



Age limit

Not born after

Not born before


1. OM 40














4 In service candidate/ Government







Application fee:

General Category = Rs.1000.00

Reserved Categories = Rs.500.00

PHC Candidates = Nil


Candidates are required to apply online through the website of the Commission i.e http://www.jkpsc.nic.in. No other means/ mode of application shall be accepted.


Scheme of selection:


I.Performance of the candidate in the interview/viva voce

20 points





Weightage to academic merit:





For the post of Assistant Professor and equivalent posts


a)Graduation (on-Pro-rata basis)

15 points

Maximum 35 points



(i) Post Graduation in relevant discipline (On Pro-rata basis.)

20 points

(ii) Post-Graduation 5 years integrated in the relevant subject/discipline after 10+2 (on pro-rata basis)

35 points



04 points


Maximum 08 points




06 points




06 points




08 points



06 points


Maximum 15 points




15 points


Post-Doctoral (Minimum One year)


03 points


III. Social Attributes : Research and Publications



i. Research papers as 1st, 2nd or corresponding author relevant to the discipline/subject published in peer reviewed and UGC/CARE approved journals with ISSN and positive impact factor @ 0.25 marks for each publication subject to the maximum of 02 points


02 points (maximum of eight papers)


ii. Publication of a book relevant to the discipline/subject and as 1st or 2nd author of book with ISBN and of a level where the books can be accepted as a reference material at least at the level of minimum qualification for the post applied for @ 0.5 point per book subject to maximum of one point.



01 points (maximum of two books)




i. Experience at the level of post applied for or above in a Government/Govemment recognized institution as certified by the Head of Institution and in the case of a private institution recognized by the Government on the basis of fulfilment of criterion, provided it is authenticated/countersigned by the District/Divisional/State authority of the concerned Government Department on the basis of verifiable parameters including attendance and drawal of salary through financial institutions for the period claimed. The weightage shall be calculated @ 0.25 points for every completed three months/one quarter of the academic session subject to a maximum of 03 points


03 points (maximum twelve quarter)





Demonstration of domain knowledge/skills. The candidate shall be asked to deliver a 5 minute demonstration/lecturer on a given topic from the relevant subject to be assessed and evaluated for domain knowledge/ skills/ teaching skills by the subject experts and the member’s of the Commission in the selection Committee/interview Board.


10 Other Achievements & Outreach Activities:


i. Distinction in NCC (Holder of Grade “C” Certificate)




ii. Distinction in Sports Certified by the Secretary, J&K Sports Council to be an outstanding sports Person in terms of J&K (Appointment of Outstanding Sports Persons) Rules, 1998.





iii. Gold medal for overall first position in the prescribed qualification






Editing of the online application form:

Candidates who have successfully submitted the online application form along with requisite fee will be allowed to edit some of the fields in their submitted online application form within three days after the cut-of date i.e. on 11,10.2021 to 13.10.2021. Detailed instruction in this regard will be made available on the website



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