JKPSC Assistant Professor (AP) Recruitment 2017-18 : 563 posts

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Looking for Jobs in J&K's Higher Education Department? JKPSC has announced a bumper 563 Assistant Professor Posts in  Degree Colleges of J&K

If you are a Teaching Job Aspirant, then Today, we have some great news for you. You might be thinking about the JKSSB Teacher Recruitment in School Education Department, but instead this time, we have information on some Gazetted Level Teaching Posts ie JKPSC Sponsored Assistant Professor Posts in Degree colleges of J&K. 

Sunday Morning and We have some good news for those seeking Jobs in Higher Education Department of J&K. JKPSC has announced the much-awaited Recruitment Notification of Assistant Professors in various Degree colleges of Jammu and Kashmir. 

A Total of 563 Assistant Professor Posts in various Subjects / Disciplines have been announced which includes both fresh as well as backlog vacancies. The Online Registration for these posts have started on 28th Oct 2017 and the Last Date to apply is 28th Nov 2017.

Applicants should note that 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.

It is worth mentioning here that this Bumper JKPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2017 is being announced, after 3 years. Last time, JKPSC announced the Assistant Professor Jobs in 2014 for a record No. of 1651 posts. However many of these posts remained unfilled during that time and for that, Now JKPSC has announced these Backlog and also the Fresh posts.

If you have Completed your Master's Degree and Qualified the NET/SET Exam in your respective Post Graduation Subject, then you should apply for this exam. Applicants willing to apply for JKPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2017 are advised to read this post till the end and also Download the Official Notification given at the end of this post. 

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Highlights of JKPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2017-18

1) A Total of 563 Assistant Professor Posts have been announced in 49 Subjects / Disciplines

2) Closing Date for submitting the Online application is 28th Nov 2017.

3) Candidates are also required to submit the Hard copy of Application form, along with requisite documents at the Commission's Office. 

JKPSC AP Recruitment 2017-18: Vacancy Details

JKPSC 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

1) Post: Assistant Professor

2) Department: Higher Education ( Govt. Degree colleges of  J&K)

3) Job Type: Permanent Gazetted Posts

4) Salary: These posts carry the Pay-Scale of Rs 9300 - Rs 34800 (GP: Rs 6000)

No. of Vacancies: 563

Here is the Subject wise and Category wise break up of Assistant Professor Posts 

Who can apply for AP Posts in JKPSC?

Applicants willing to apply for various Assistant Professor jobs in JKPSC, must full fill these Eligibility conditions.

1) Domicile: Applicants willing to apply for Assistant Professor Posts in JKPSC, should be the permanent residents of J&K only.

2) Age Limit: Minimum Required age is 18 years, while the maximum age should not cross 40 years. The cutoff date for determining the age criteria is 1st January 2017.

3) Education Qualifications: Applicants are required to fulfil below mentioned Education Qualification

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 gAcademicdmic Record and must have completed Post Graduates 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 the NET/SLET/SLET in the concerned PG Subject, for which he/she is desirous to apply.

iii) Those who have been awarded P Hd. Degree before 2009, are exempted from the requirement of NET/SET/SLET, provided that Degree full fills the Minimum standards and Procedure for the award of P hd 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 for Assistant Professor Posts

The Selection process for the recruitment of Assistant Professor by JKPSC comprises of Shortlisting on the Basis of various criteria given below

1) Academic Performance: 50 Points (To be worked On Pro-Rate Basis)

  • 10th Class: 02 Points
  • 12th Class: 03 Points
  • UG: 05 Points
  • PG: 25 Points
  • JRF: 03 Points
  • M Phil: 03 Points
  • P Hd: 06 Points
  • Post Doc: 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 Assistant Professor Jobs in JKPSC should submit their application is prescribed online form before 28th Nov 2017

Online Registration: Interested and Eligible candidates should submit their application form through online mode at JKPSC Website ( from 28th Oct 2017 Onwards.

Detailed Instructions for submitting the online form are given in the Official  PDF Notification

Application Fees: Unlike SSC and UPSC that only charges nominal application fees, JKPSC shows No Mercy and charges huge application fees from candidates. However reserved category candidates are given 50% Discount on application fees

1) General: Rs 805
2) Reserved Categories: Rs 405 only

Not Eligible for JKPSC AP Recruitment ?

In case, you are not eligible for these Assistant Professor Jobs by JKPSC, then even there are lot of recent openings in the state for which you can apply. and one of the most Trending Jobs in JKSSB Advt for 1289 Posts, after that there are 8200 Teacher Posts approved by J&K Cabinet and Finally there are JKSSB Jr Assistant Recruitment 2017 for 550 Posts

Details: For Complete Details, applicants are advised to go through the Official JKPSC AP Recruitment 2017 Notification embedded in the PDF Document below

AP Notification 2017 

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  1. Can you please explain the term pro rata basis?

  2. Please provide me simple steps to fill online application form for latest JKPSC Recruitment 2017–2018 and provide me a direct link of official web also.