Guest Faculty (English/Commerce) at Panjab University, Chandigarh [3 Positions]: Apply by Dec 28: Expired

Applications are invited for Guest Faculty (English/Commerce) at Panjab University, Chandigarh for the year 2021. The last date of application is 28 December.

Applications are invited for the appointment of Guest Faculty in the following discipline for the academic session 2021-2022 (even semester) in the Department of Evening Studies –MDRC, Panjab University, Chandigarh.


  • Commerce: 02 Positons
  • English: 01 Position


Good academic record as defined by the concerned University with at least 55% marks (50% for SC/ ST/ Physically & Visually Handicapped) or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed at the Master’s degree level in a relevant subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University.

Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate should have either cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC, or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/SET.

Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-clauses (i) and (ii) to this Clause 4.4.1, candidates, who are, or have been awarded a Ph.D Degree in accordance with the University Grant Commission (Minimum standard and Procedure for Award of Ph.D Degree) Regulations, 2009, or the subsequent Regulation if notified by the UGC, shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET/SLET/SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in Universities/Colleges/Institutions.

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For the post of Guest Faculty in Commerce, a candidate should have Masters Degree in Commerce with UGC-NET in Commerce. Vide (Circular No. Misc./A5/83130-83330 dated 27/12/2016.

Further, the award of degrees to candidates registered for the M.Phil/Ph.Dprogramme prior to July 11, 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances/ By laws/ Regulations of the Institution awarding the degrees and the Ph.D candidates shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of “NET/SLET/SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in Universities / Colleges / Institutions subject to thefulfilment of the following conditions: –

  • Ph.D. degree of the candidate awarded in regular mode only;
  • Evaluation of the Ph.D. thesis by at least two external examiners;
  • Candidate had published two research papers out of which at least one in a refereed journal from out of his/her Ph.D. work;
  • The candidate had presented two papers in seminars/conferences from out of his/her Ph.D. work;
  • Open Ph.D. viva-voce of the candidate had been conducted.
  • (a) to (e) as above are to be certified by the Vice-Chancellor/ Pro-Vice-Chancellor/ Dean (Academic Affairs)/Dean (University Instructions)”

NET/SLET/SET shall also not be required for such Masters Programmes in disciplines for which NET/SLET/SET is not conducted.


The applicants are advised to bring their original certificates and other relevant documents for verification along-with the duly filled form giving the details at the time of interview. The application forms are for the post of Assistant Professor is available at the website (Pages 1 to 12). Kindly submit only two copies of the filled application form.


The above mentioned is on lecture basis with a token honorarium of Rs. 1000/- per lecture with the ceiling of Rs. 25000/- per month.

Click here to view the official notification of Guest Faculty (English/Commerce) at Panjab University.

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