National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) has released a notification on its official website for the recruitment of 240 Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor and Assistant Librarian vacancies. The interested and eligible candidates can apply online at ncert.nic.in. The application process has begun from November 26. The last date for submitting the applications is December 25. Candidates can check the details including age limit, educational qualification, selection process, application fee and application process at the official website. The last date of submitting the hard copy of application form is January 10, 2017.

The applications have been invited for various posts of Professor, Associate Professor and Assistant Professor. Candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria can apply for the respective post. The number of vacancies varies for each post. (ALSO READ: UPSC Recruitment 2016: Apply for 13 Managers Grade-I/ Section Officer Posts at upsconline.nic.in)

NCERT Vacancy Details:
Total No of Posts: 240
Name of the Posts:
I. Professor: 36 Posts
1. Psychology: 01 Post
2. Special Education: 02 Posts
3. Teacher Education: 03 Posts
4. Science Education: 04 Posts
5. Elementary Education: 01 Post
6. Education: 04 Posts
7. Research Methodology: 01 Post
8. Comparative Education: 01 Post
9. Curriculum Development/ Research/ Policy: 01 Post
10. Educational Technology-Media Research & Evaluation: 01 Post
11. Educational Technology-Media Production, ICT: 01 Post
12. Vocational Education: 01 Post
13. Child Development/ ECCE: 01 Post
14. Physics: 01 Post
15. Mathematics: 01 Post
16. Zoology: 01 Post
17. Chemistry: 01 Post
18. History: 01 Post
19. Political Science: 01 Post
20. Geography: 01 Post
21. English: 01 Post
22. Computer Science/ Software Development: 01 Post
23. Management and Entrepreneurship: 01 Post
24. Home Science (Food & Nutrition/ Textile and Clothing/ Cosmetics): 01 Post
25. Bioscience/ Bio-Technology/ Health Science/ Pharmacy: 01 Post
26. Animal Science: 01 Post
27. Librarian: 01 Post
II. Associate Professor: 71 Posts
1. Psychology: 02 Posts
2. Psychology/ Education: 02 Posts
3. Measurement & Evaluation: 01 Post
4. Sociology of Education: 01 Post
5. Special Education: 02 Posts
6. Teacher Education: 03 Posts
7. Science Education: 02 Posts
8. Elementary Education: 03 Posts
9. Environmental Education: 02 Posts
10. Education: 05 Posts
11. Research Methodology: 01 Post
12. Educational Planning/ Management: 03 Posts
13. Curriculum Development/ Research/ Policy: 02 Posts
14. Educational Technology: 01 Post
15. Educational Technology-Media Research & Evaluation: 01 Post
16. Educational Technology-Multimedia: 02 Posts
17. Educational Technology- Graphics, Multimedia: 01 Post
18. Educational Technology-Media Production, ICT: 02 Posts
19. Vocational Education: 01 Post
20. Child Development/ ECCE: 01 Post
21. Physics: 03 Posts
22. Mathematics: 05 Posts
23. Zoology: 03 Posts
24. Chemistry: 03 Posts
25. Botany: 01 Post
26. Statistics: 01 Post
27. Sociology: 02 Posts
28. Commerce: 01 Post
29. Political Science: 01 Post
30. Economics: 02 Posts
31. Population Studies: 01 Post
32. Hindi: 01 Post
33. English: 02 Posts
34. Mechanical/ Manufacturing/ Instrumentation: 01 Post
35. Civil/ Construction/ Architecture: 01 Post
36. Electronics/ Electrical/ IT: 01 Post
37. Marketing Management – Retail: 01 Post
38. Hospitality, Travel and Tourism: 01 Post
39. Security/ Defence Science/ Military Science: 01 Post
40. Food Technology and Processing: 01 Post
III. Assistant Professor: 133 Posts
1. Psychology: 04 Posts
2. Psychology/ Education: 02 Posts
3. Psychometry: 01 Post
4. Measurement & Evaluation: 03 Posts
5. Sociology of Education: 02 Posts
6. Philosophy of Education: 02 Posts
7. Special Education: 02 Posts
8. Women’s Studies/ Gender Studies/ Girls’ Education and Empowerment: 03 Posts
9. Teacher Education: 05 Posts
10. Science Education: 03 Posts
11. Elementary Education: 05 Posts
12. Education: 23 Posts
13. Social Science Education: 03 Posts
14. Mathematics Education: 04 Posts
15. Comparative Education: 01 Post
16. Curriculum Development/ Research/ Policy: 02 Posts
17. Inclusive Education: 01 Post
18. Educational Technology: 01 Post
19. Educational Technology- Graphics, Multimedia: 01 Post
20. Educational Technology-Media Production, ICT: 01 Post
21. Educational Technology–Audio-Video Media Production: 01 Post
22. Child Development/ ECCE: 02 Posts
23. Educational Statistic: 02 Posts
24. Physics: 06 Posts
25. Mathematics: 05 Posts
26. Zoology: 06 Posts
27. Chemistry: 08 Posts
28. Botany: 02 Posts
29. Sociology: 01 Post
30. History: 02 Post
31. Political Science: 02 Posts
32. Economics: 02 Posts
33. Geography: 03 Posts
34. Health/ Physical Education:02 Posts
35. Hindi: 02 Posts
36. Urdu: 01 Post
37. English: 04 Posts
38. Kannada: 01 Post
39. Odiya: 01 Post
40. Art Education: 01 Post
41. Theatres/ Performing Arts: 01 Post
42. Language Education: 01 Post
43. Bioscience/ Bio-Technology/ Health Science/ Pharmacy: 01 Post
44. Banking/ Finance: 01 Post
45. Hospitality, Travel and Tourism: 01 Post
46. Security/ Defence Science/ Military Science: 01 Post
47. Food Technology and Processing: 01 Post
48. Agriculture: 01 Post
49. Assistant Librarian: 02 Posts

Age Limit: The age limit of candidates should be as per the NCERT/ UGC/ Government of India norms as on December 25, 2016. (ALSO READ: SAIL Bokaro Steel Plant Recruitment 2016: Apply for 126 Operator, Attendant Technician Trainee Posts at sail.co.in)

Educational Qualification: Candidates should refer official notification for details.

Selection Process: The selection of candidates will be done on the basis of interview.

Application Fee: Candidates need to pay Rs.500/- through online payment mode.