Delhi University Recruitment 2021: Assistant Professor Vacancy ( 251 Posts)

Delhi University Recruitment 2021: University of Delhi has released an employment notification for the recruitment of 251 Assistant Professor vacancy in various Departments of the University. Interested and eligible candidates may apply online here.

Name of post: Assistant Professor

  • No of posts: 251
  • Category-wise vacancy:
    1. UR: 90
    2. SC: 38
    3. ST: 20
    4. OBC: 69
    5. EWS: 25
    6. PwBD: 9
  • Department wise vacancy:
    1. African Studies: 1
    2. Anthropology: 1
    3. Bio-Physics: 2
    4. Botany: 3
    5. Buddhist Studies: 6
    6. Chemistry: 14
    7. Cluster Innovation Centre: 2
    8. Commerce: 17
    9. East Asian Studies: 7
    10. Education: 2
    11. Electronic Science: 2
    12. English: 2
    13. Finance and Business Economics: 4
    14. Geography: 2
    15. Geology: 2
    16. Germanic & Romance Studies: 14
    17. Hindi: 19
    18. History: 1
    19. Institute of Informatics & Communication: 1
    20. Law: 19
    21. Library & Information Science: 2
    22. Linguistics: 4
    23. Management Studies: 29
    24. Mathematics: 2
    25. Modern Indian Languages & Literary Studies: 11
    26. Music: 16
    27. Operational Research: 3
    28. Persian: 2
    29. Philosophy: 2
    30. Physics & Astrophysics: 17
    31. Plant Molecular Biology: 2
    32. Political Science: 16
    33. Psychology: 6
    34. Punjabi: 1
    35. Slavonic & Finno–Ugrian Studies: 7
    36. Sociology: 4
    37. Statistics: 5
    38. Women’s Studies & Dev. Centre: 1
  • Pay Scale: Academic Pay Level 10 as per 7th Central Pay Commission Pay Matrix

Eligibility Criteria of Delhi University Recruitment

Arts, Commerce, Humanities, Law, Social Sciences, Sciences, Languages and Library Science

Eligibility (A or B):

A. 1) A Master’s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point–scale wherever the grading system is followed) in a concerned/relevant /allied subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University. 2) Ph.D. Degree in a concerned subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University. 3) Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC or the CSIR (exemption from NET shall be granted in accordance with clause (ii) & (iii) of General Note in the last section of this document).

Or

B. The Ph.D. degree has been obtained from a foreign University/Institution with a ranking among top 500 in the world University ranking (at any time) by any one of the following: (i) Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) (ii) The Times Higher Education (THE) or (iii) The Academic Ranking Of World Universities (ARWU) of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Shanghai).

Management Studies

i) Essential:

1. First Class Master’s Degree in Business Management / Administration/ in a relevant management related discipline or first class in two year full time PGDM declared equivalent by AIU/ accredited by the AICTE / UGC. Or First Class graduate and professionally qualified Chartered Accountant/Cost and Works Accountant/Company Secretary of the concerned statutory bodies. 2. Ph.D. Degree in a concerned subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University.

3. Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC or the CSIR (exemption from NET shall be granted in accordance with clause (ii) & (iii) of General Note in the last section of this document).

Or

The Ph.D. degree has been obtained from a foreign University/Institution with a ranking among top 500 in the world University ranking (at any time) by any one of the following: (i) Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) (ii) The Times Higher Education (THE) or (iii) The Academic Ranking Of World Universities (ARWU) of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Shanghai).

ii) Desirable:

i) Teaching, research, industrial and/or professional experience in a reputed organization;

ii) Papers presented at conferences and/or published in refereed journals

Music

Eligibility (A or B):

A. 1. Master’s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) in the relevant subject or an equivalent degree from an Indian/foreign University.

2. Ph.D. Degree in a concerned subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University.

3. Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC or the CSIR (exemption from NET shall be granted in accordance with clause (ii) & (iii) of General Note in the last section of this document). Or

The Ph.D. degree has been obtained from a foreign University/Institution with a ranking among top 500 in the world University ranking (at any time) by any one of the following: (i) Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) (ii) The Times Higher Education (THE) or (iii) The Academic Ranking Of World Universities (ARWU) of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Shanghai).

Or

B. A traditional or a professional artist with highly commendable professional achievements in the subject concerned having a Bachelor’s degree, who has:

i) studied under a noted/reputed traditional master(s)/artist(s)

ii) been ‘A’ grade artist of AIR/Doordarshan;

iii) the ability to explain, with logical reasoning the subject concerned; and

iv) adequate knowledge to teach theory with illustrations in the discipline concerned

Education

a) Postgraduate degree with minimum 55% marks in the discipline relevant to the area of specialization.

b) Postgraduate degree in Education (M.Ed./M.A. Education) with minimum 55% marks.

c) Ph.D. Degree in a concerned subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University.

Other Criteria:

  • The direct recruitment to the posts of Assistant Professors in the University shall be on the basis of merit through all India advertisement and selection by the duly constituted Selection Committees.
  • The National Eligibility Test (NET) shall be the minimum eligibility for appointment of Assistant Professor.

Provided that candidates who have been awarded a Ph.D. Degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D. Degree) Regulation, 2009, or the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil/Ph.D. Degree) Regulation, 2016, and their subsequent amendments from time to time, as the case may be, shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor in the University.

Provided further that the award of degree to candidates registered for the M.Phil/Ph.D. programme prior to July 11, 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances / Bye-laws / Regulations of the Institutions awarding the degree. All such Ph.D. candidates shall be exempted from the requirement of NET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professors in the University subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions:

a) The Ph.D. degree of the candidate has been awarded in regular mode only;

b) The Ph.D. thesis has been awarded by at least two external examiners;

c) An open Ph.D. viva voce of the candidate has been conducted;

d) The candidate has published two research papers from her/his Ph.D. work out of which at least one is in a refereed journal;

e) The candidate has presented at least two papers, based on her/his Ph.D. work in conferences/seminars sponsored/ funded/supported by the UGC/ ICSSR/CSIR or any similar agency. The fulfillment of these conditions is to be certified by the Registrar or the Dean (Academic Affairs) of the University concerned.

The clearing of NET shall not be required for candidates in such disciplines for which NET has not been conducted.

Application Fee:

  • UR/OBC/EWS: Rs 500/-
  • SC/ST/PwBD/ Women: NIL

Payment mode: Credit/Debit card/Net Banking

How to apply for Delhi University Recruitment

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online for these vacancy by visiting official Delhi University Recruitment Portal. Candidates may follow below mentioned steps to apply online.

  • Go to https://rec.uod.ac.in/
  • Click on the “Online Application” and complete the registration process by clicking “Sign Up”.
  • In the next stage, click on “Online Application” Link and Login.
  • Fill your all personal and educational details and upload necessary documents.
  • Make payment of application fee as per your category and submit the form.
  • At the end, take a print out of the application form.

Important Dates of Delhi University Recruitment 2021

  • Date of Publication of the Advertisement: 20-09-2021
  • Last Date for Online Registration: 07-12-2021

Those who wish to apply are advised to go through Delhi University Recruitment 2021: 251 Assistant Professor Vacancy official notification in detail before submitting applications.