New Delhi, 12 October 2017: It is a double bonanza for aspirants who plan to pursue career in faculty positions in universities, higher educational institutes and premier technical institutes. First, the Union Cabinet approves revised pay scales of teachers and equivalent academic staff in Universities/Colleges & centrally funded technical institutions. This revision would register an entry pay growth in the range of 22% to 28%.
On the other hand, there are large employment opportunities for faculty career aspirants as many National Institutes of Technology (NITs) have released recruitment notification for hiring faculty members. Currently there are 12 NITs where recruitment window is open for faculty posts. The total number of vacant positions in these 12 NITs are expected be nearly 1,300 positions. |
Few months back Union HRD Minister Mr Prakash Javadekar had hinted NITs would go on a recruitment drive. Following this policy and guidelines of Modified Recruitment Rule (MRR) for faculty in NITs, approved by President of India and published in Gazette of India dated July 24, 2017, NITs have joined the faculty recruitment bandwagon.
There are 31 National Institutes of Technology (NITs), which are Institutes of National Importance. The recruitment and pay packages of teaching staff of NITs is governed by norms issued by the Ministry of HRD. No doubt, the salary packages are attractive in NITs.
Recruitment window is just opened for 177 faculty posts in National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli. The online application portal has opened today (11 October 2017). The closing date of online portal is 11 November 2017. The last date for submission of Hard Copy is 21 November 2017.
NIT Durgapur has just released notification to hire 104 faculty posts for its 14 departments. The closing date for submission of application is 06 November 2017. NIT Jamshedpur and NIT Delhi are on recruitment drive for teaching positions.
The recruitment window has opened in National Institute of Technology (NIT), Warangal, where total number of vacant faculty post is 205. Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (NIT) Allahabad has also joined recruitment bandwagon as it has notified to recruit 94 faculty posts.
List of NITs where faculty recruitment drive is going on:
|Name of Organization||Last Date||No of Post||Notification Link|
|National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli||Closing Date of Online Portal : 11 Nov 2017
Last date for Submission of Hard Copy : 21 Nov 2017
|National Institute of Technology (NIT), Durgapur||06/11/2017(4 p.m)||104||Click here|
|National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur||24 November 2017 (5.00 P.M)||123||Click here|
|National Institute of Technology (NIT), Delhi||Within 21 days from the date of publication of advertisement in employment news. In case 21st day falls on holiday / series of holidays, then the last date of receipt of application will be the next working day (till 5.30 PM only). The recruitment notification has been released on the Employment News Dt. 30 Sept -06 Oct 2017.||19||Click here|
|National Institute of Technology (NIT), Warangal||Online application 27 October 2017 (Friday) by 5.30 pm and the hard copy 😮 3 November 2017 (Friday) by 5.30 pm||205||Click here|
|Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (NIT) Allahabad||Online 07 November 2017. Receiving hard copy 24 November 2017 (5.30 PM).||94||Click here|
|National Institute of Technology, Agaratala||12 October 2017||Click here|
|National Institute of Technology (NIT) Goa||16 October 2017||Click here|
|National Institute of Technology Andhra Pradesh||Online application is 20 October 2017 (Before 5:30 PM). The hard copy – 30 October 2017 by 5.30 PM.||67||Click here|
|National Institute Of Technology Puducherry||24/10/2017 (After Extension)||2||Click here|
|Dr BR Ambedkar National Institute of Technology (NIT), Jalandhar||27 October 2017 (After Extension)||185||Click here|
|Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur||13/10/2017 (After Extension)||282||Click here|
Note: Candidates should refer the exact recruitment notification before applying any positions of any universities or institutes. On the basis of information available in the public domain, SkillOutlook has published this story.