Public Service Commission, West Bengal is inviting application from the eligible candidates for the posts of Assistant Professor in the following subject- Anthropology, Bengali, Botany, Chemistry, Commerce, Computer Science, Economics, Education, English, Food & Nutrition, Geography, Geology, Hindi, History, Mathematics, Nepali, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Sanskrit, Santali, Sociology, Statistics, Zoology. Interested and eligible candidates may apply Online only through the official website of the Public Service Commission, West Bengal. The posts are temporary but likely to be permanent.
No. of Vacancies: 254 Nos.
Subject wise vacancies:
(i) Anthropology: 2 posts (UR-01, OBC-01)
(ii) Bengali:19 posts (UR-09, SC-05, ST-01, OBC-03, PD-01)
(iii) Botany: 7 posts (UR-04, SC-01, ST-01, OBC-01)
(iv) Chemistry: 21 posts (UR-11, SC-04, ST-01, OBC-01)
(v) Commerce:01 posts (UR-01)
(vi) Computer Science: 2 posts (UR-01, OBC-01)
(vii) Economics: 06 posts (UR-03, OBC-01, SC-01, ST-01)
(viii) Education: 07 posts (UR-04, SC-02, OBC-01)
(ix) English: 05 posts (UR-03, SC-01, OBC-01)
(x) Food & Nutrition:03 posts (UR-01, SC-01, OBC-01)
(xi) Geography: 01 post (UR-01)
(xii) Geology:12 posts (UR-07, SC-02, ST-01, OBC-01, PWD-01)
(xiii) Hindi: 03 posts (UR-01, SC-01, OBC-01)
(xiv) History: 17 posts (UR-11, SC-03, ST-01, OBC-02)
(xv) Mathematics: 18 posts (UR-07, SC-05, ST-01, OBC-04, PWD-01)
(xvi) Nepali: 02 posts (UR-02)
(xvii) Philosophy: 23 posts (UR-12, SC-04, ST-02, OBC-04, PWD-01)
(xviii) Physics:19 posts (UR-09, SC-05, ST-01, OBC-04)
(xix) Physiology: 12 posts (UR- 06, SC-02, ST-01, OBC-02, PWD-01)
(xx) Political Science: 22 posts (UR- 13, SC-05, ST-01, OBC-03)
(xxi) Sanskrit: 18 posts (UR- 09, SC-04, ST-01, OBC-03, PWD-01)
(xxii) Santali:08 posts (UR- 04, SC-02, ST-01, OBC-01)
(xxiii) Sociology: 17 posts (UR- 09, SC-04, OBC-03, PWD-01)
(xxiv) Statistics: 01 post (ST-01)
(xxv) Zoology: 08 posts (UR-04, SC-02, ST-01, OBC-01)
Educational Qualification: Master’s Degree in a relevant subject from an Indian University, with at least 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ST/PWD/OBC) or an equivalent grade B in 7 point scale wherever grading system is followed.
Candidates should have qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) / State Level Eligibility Test (SLET) / State Eligibility Test (SET) (not applicable for the candidates having Ph. D. Degree).
Note: Candidates must have proficiency, spoken and written, to communicate effectively in Hindi & English.
Candidates must have ability to read, write and speak in Bengali (Not applicable to the candidates whose mother tongue in Nepali).
Age Limit: Maximum-37 years as on 01.01.2017.
Pay Scale: Rs.15,600 – Rs.39,100 plus Academic Grade Pay of Rs. 6,000/-.
Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Screening Test/Written Test and Interview.
Application Fee: Candidates must pay Rs. 210/- as Application Fee.
NO APPLICATION FEE REQUIRED IN CASE OF SC/ST./PWD CANDIDATES. Candidates belonging to the reserved categories of state other than West Bengal, will be treated as General Candidates.
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of Public Service Commission, West Bengal — www.pscwbonline.gov.in from dated 21/08/2017 to 11/09/2017
Candidates who wish to apply for more than one category of posts should submit separate Application along with requisite fees for each.
DO NOT SEND ANY PRINT-OUT/HARD COPY OR DOCUMENTS TO ANYWHERE AT THIS STAGE. All the verification will be done in due course.
Starting Date of Online Application: 21/08/2017
Closing Date of Online Application: 11/09/2017