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Application Process Set To Begin For 136 JKPSC Assistant Professors

The recruitment process in the higher education department for the post of 136 Assistant Professors will start on December 28, said the Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC). The last date to fill the form and complete the registration is January 27. One can edit the form between January 29 to January 31. The fee for the general category is Rs 1,000 and others will pay Rs 500.

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 - 09:30 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: JKPSC, assistant professor, Application Process, recruitment, Education Department

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

University Grants Commission.

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UGC Removes PhD Qualification To Apply For Assistant Professor Jobs

In the light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the University Grants Commission (UGC) the apex body of Higher Education in India, has allowed the candidates to apply for Assistant Professor jobs without having a PhD till July 2023. UGC removed the mandatory requirement that came into effect in 2018 through an amendment. However, candidates having a postgraduate degree must have cleared the National Eligibility Test to apply for the post. 

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 09:30 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: PhD, UGC, assistant professor, Amendment

Courtesy: Zee News

Ministry Of Education


Centre To Postpone Making PhD Minimum Criteria For Asst Professor Recruitment

In consideration of the COVID-19 pandemic, the central government has decided to put a pause to making Ph.D. the minimum requirement for assistant-professor recruitment this year. Ministry of Education has temporarily modified the requirements to allow universities to fill the vacancy. Education Ministry said, "Around 10,000 posts vacant in the Central-universities including teaching and non-teaching staff." The initiative is anticipated to… read-more

Fri, 01 Oct 2021 - 10:15 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Central Government, PhD, assistant professor, recruitment, Covid-19

Courtesy: ANI

Vadodara woman earns PhD in Jainism at the age of 67

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Gujrat Woman Proves 'Age Is Just A Number', Earns Ph.D At 67

Proving the statement, "age is just a number", Dr. Usha Lodaya, a woman from Vadodara at 67 earned a Ph.D. in Jainism. Elucidating her achievement, the Ph.D. candidate stated, "It took me almost 50 years to achieve something that I had aspired for when I was a teenager." Dr. Lodaya thanked Dr. Jaydarshita Shriji Maharaj, a professor at Mumbai University, and her kids for guiding and promoting her dreams.… read-more

Fri, 25 Jun 2021 - 09:20 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: PhD, Mumbai University, assistant professor, Teenager

Courtesy: The Quint