266 Academic jobs for Teachers, Librarians at National Council of Educational Research and Training

Looking for the NCERT teaching jobs' notification of Advertisement No. 171/2020? Are you searching for Government teaching faculty jobs in Ajmer, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Mysore, Shillong and Delhi? Those keen on a teaching career with a government educational institute should check out this article which provides details of the vacancies for faculty positions as per the recruitment notification issued by National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT). NCERT librarian posts are also available.

National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) which provides academic materials for study at the school level based on the curriculum, invites applications from eligible candidates for filling up 266 academic positions which are Group'A' posts under direct recruitment, with the selection process through an interview. The job locations are for NCERT constituent units located at Ajmer, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Mysore, Shillong and Delhi. The posts are transferable amongst these units. There are faculty posts across 40 subjects and also vacancies for a librarian and two assistant librarians. The eligible qualifications, experience and age criteria for all the posts will be as per the norms of the University Grants Commission (UGC)/NCERT, and Govt. of India norms.

Subjects for NCERT faculty academic jobs

The academic vacancies are in the following subjects, with the specializations, if any, mentioned next to it-
  1. Psychology - Educational Psychology.

  2. Psychology/Education - Guidance and Counseling; Psychometry; Measurement & Evaluation; Educational Research.

  3. Education - Sociology of Education; Philosophy of Education; Special Education; Women's Studies/Gender Studies/Girls' Education and Empowerment; Teacher Education; Science Education; Elementary Education; Environmental Education; Education: Social Science Education: Mathematics Education; Comparative Education: Educational Planning/Management; Curriculum Development/Research/Policy; Educational Technology: Educational Technology - Media Research and Evaluation; Educational Technology - Multimedia; Educational Technology - Graphics and Multimedia; Educational Technology - Medica Production, ICT; Educational Technology - Audio-visual media production; Educational Statistics.

  4. Child Development - Child Development/ECCE.

  5. Physics.

  6. Mathematics.

  7. Zoology.

  8. Chemistry.

  9. Botany.

  10. Statistics.

  11. Sociology.

  12. History.

  13. Commerce - Business Studies.

  14. Political Science.

  15. Economics.

  16. Geography.

  17. Physical Education.

  18. Population Studies.

  19. Hindi.

  20. Urdu.

  21. English.

  22. Sanskrit.

  23. Kannada.

  24. Odiya.

  25. Art Education.

  26. Arts - Theatres/Performing Arts.

  27. Language Education - Hindi/English/Urdu/Sanskrit.

  28. Computer Science/Software Development.

  29. Entrepreneurship Management.

  30. Home Science.

  31. Bioscience/Bio-Technology/Health Science/Pharmacy.

  32. Agriculture - Animal Husbandry/Fisheries/Sericulture.

  33. Mechanical Engineering - Mechatronics/Instrumentation/Automotive/Manufactruing .

  34. Civil Engineering - Contruction/Interior design/ Architecture.

  35. Electronics/Electrical/IT - Renewable Energy.

  36. Business Management - Marketing/Retail/Finance.

  37. Banking/Finance.

  38. Hospitality, Travel and Tourism.

  39. Security/Defence Science/Military Science.

  40. Food Technology and Processing.

Faculty vacancies, pay scale and eligibility criteria


Academic level 14 with entry pay of Rs. 1,44,200/- (Pre-revised scale of pay: Rs.37, 400-67,000 with AGP-10,000).
No. of posts: 38.
Eligibility: Postgraduate Degree and Ph.D. in the relevant subject.

Associate Professor

Academic level 13A with entry pay of Rs. 1,31,400/- (Pre-revised scale of pay: Rs.37, 400-67,000 with AGP-9,000).
No. of posts: 83.
Eligibility: Postgraduate Degree and Ph.D. in the relevant subject.

Assistant Professor

Academic level 10 with entry pay of Rs.57,700/- (Pre-revised scale of pay: Rs.15,600-39,100 with AGP-6,000).
No. of posts: 142.
Eligibility: Postgraduate Degree and NET in the relevant subject.

Non-teaching vacancies, pay scale and eligibility criteria


Academic level 14 with entry pay of Rs. 1,44,200/- (Pre-revised scale of pay: Rs.37,400-67,000 with AGP-10,000).
No. of posts: One.
Eligibility: A Master's Degree in Library Science/Information Science/DocumentationScience with min. 10 years of experience; A Ph.D.Degree in Library Science/Information Science/Documentation/Archives and manuscript-keeping.

Assistant Librarian

Academic level 10 with entry pay of Rs.57,700/- (Pre-revised scale of pay: Rs.15, 600-39,100 with AGP-6,000).
No. of posts: Two.
Eligibility: A Master's Degree in Library Science/Information Science/DocumentationScience and NET in the concerned subject; Evidence of innovative library services, including the integration of ICT in a library.

Application procedure for NCERT academic jobs

Interested candidates should first check out the subjects for which the vacancies are available and ensure they fulfil the eligibility requirements. Applications should be made online only after registration with a valid email ID and mobile phone number via the link provided at the NCERT recruitment website. Only one application per post can be submitted by a candidate. Those who are currently in service in a Govt. or Quasi-Govt. or PSU or autonomous organizations must apply through the proper channel and submit the permission letter from their present employer in the prescribed format.

There is a non-refundable application fee of Rs.1000/- for UR, OBC and EWS candidates. This fee has to be paid through online mode only. There is no application fee for SC, ST, PWD and women candidates.

Note that at the time of the interview, you must produce all the documents in original. It is also necessary to mention the date of birth exactly as it is in the Matriculation/Secondary exam certificate or an equivalent certificate (as on the date of application) for determining the age eligibility criteria.

Closing date for submitting the online application: 3rd August 2020, up to 5 p.m.

Contact information

For queries related only to the online application process, candidates can call Ph. 011-26592153/207 and 01126592187 or email for queries/guidance to - advertisement171@gmail.com till the closing date.
Website: http://www.ncert.nic.in/.

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Author: Umesh07 Jul 2020 Member Level: Platinum   Points : 4

This is really a great opportunity for those qualified people who want to switch to the teaching line and have an interest in teaching. After doing Post Graduation/PhD/NET, it makes sense to make a career in the teaching line and NCERT postings are definitely the most desired and coveted ones in this aspect. One can get experience at the national level and acquire a knowledge base by working in such positions. In my opinion, eligible candidates should take advantage of this great opportunity. There are so many vacancies and in so many varied subjects and also in the library field so many people can find positions suitable for them and apply for them accordingly.

Author: Ryyu03 Aug 2020 Member Level: Gold   Points : 0

Very nice article. This is a terrific opportunity for post-graduates and teachers alike. NCERT is one of the most reputable research organizations in the country. Candidates with good credits should really take up this opportunity to enhance their career profile.

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