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.
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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.
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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
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
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