The Govind Ballabh Pant Social Science Institute 

a Constituent Institute of the University of Allahabad

  • Post               Assistant  Librarian 
  • No of post    01,UR
  • Pay level       level 10 Rs. 57,700/-

Essential Qualifications (As per UGC Regulation – 2018):

i) A Master‘s Degree in Library Science, Information Science or Documentation Science or an equivalent professional degree, with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point–scale, wherever the grading system is followed)

ii) A consistently good academic record, with knowledge of computerization of a library.

iii) Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/SET or who are or have been awarded a Ph.D. Degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D. Degree) Regulations, 2009 or 2016 and their amendments from time to time as the case may be:

Provided that the, candidates registered for the Ph.D. degree prior to July 11, 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances / Byelaws / Regulations of the Institution awarding the degree, and such Ph.D. candidates shall be exempted from the requirement of NET/SLET/SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in Universities/Colleges / Institutions subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions:- a) The Ph.D. degree of the candidate has been awarded in the regular mode b) The Ph.D. thesis has been evaluated by at least two external examiners; c) Open Ph.D. viva voce of the candidate has been conducted; d) The candidate has published two research papers from his/her Ph.D. work out of which at least one is in a refereed journal; e) The candidate has presented at least two papers based on his/her Ph.D work in conferences/seminars sponsored/ funded/supported by the UGC/ICSSR/CSIR or any similar agency.


How to apply

Applicants may submit their applications on prescribed Application Form by registered/speed post with a Demand Draft of Rs. 1000/- (GEN, OBC and EWS applicants) Rs. 500/- [SC, ST and Differently Abled Persons (DIVYANG)] in favour of Director, G.B. Pant Social Science Institute, Allahabad payable at Allahabad. Last date for receiving applications is one month from the date of publication of this advertisement.

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