UPSC has officially released a notification for the recruitment of Assistant Director, Professor, and Senior Lecturer Posts on August 25, 2023. This announcement brings great news for job seekers as a total of 50 vacancies are to be filled across various departments in India. The online application window is open from October 30, 2023, to November 16, 2023. Eligible candidates are encouraged to submit their applications well before the closing date. This article provides detailed information about the vacancies and the application process.
Important Dates for UPSC Recruitment 2023: Assistant Director, Professor, Senior Lecturer Posts
Eligible candidates must adhere to the following important dates to apply for Assistant Director, Professor, Deputy Director, and other posts.
Start Date to Apply Online: October 30, 2023
Last Date to Apply Online: November 16, 2023
Vacancy Details of UPSC Recruitment 2023: Assistant Director, Professor, Senior Lecturer Posts
The Union Public Service Commission has opened applications for 50 positions, including Assistant Professor, Deputy Director, and Assistant Director roles. The table below lists the vacancies for each position, and selected candidates may be posted anywhere in India.
|Name of the Posts||Vacancies|
|Specialist Grade III Assistant Professor||07|
|Assistant Director Grade-I||38|
The selected candidates will receive a monthly salary, and the pay scale for each position is detailed below.
|Name of the Posts||Salary|
|Specialist Grade III Assistant Professor||₹67,700 – ₹2,08,700|
|Assistant Director||₹56,100 – ₹1,77,500|
|Assistant Director Grade-I||Level-10|
The upper age limit for each position is specified in the table below, and candidates must meet these age requirements. Age relaxation is applicable as per Government rules.
|Name of the Posts||Age Limit|
|Specialist Grade III Assistant Professor||40 years|
|Assistant Director||35 years|
|Assistant Director Grade-I||30 years|
|Professor (Pharmacology)||50 years|
|Senior Lecturer||50 years|
Candidates must meet the following educational qualifications for each position:
- Specialist Grade III Assistant Professor:
- PG Degree in a concerned Specialty with three years of experience.
- Assistant Director:
- Master’s Degree in a relevant discipline.
- Assistant Director Grade-I:
- Bachelor’s degree or Master’s Degree in a relevant discipline with five years of experience.
- Professor (Pharmacology):
- M.D.(Pharmacology) / MBBS with Ph.D.(Medical Pharmacology) or M.Sc.(Medical Pharmacology) & Ph.D.(Medical Pharmacology) / D.Sc.(Medical Pharmacology).
- Senior Lecturer:
- M.D. / M.S. with 3 years of experience.
The selection process for these positions involves an interview.
Candidates can pay the application fee either offline or online. Please check the fee details below. Applications without the prescribed fee will not be considered.
|Gen / OBC / EWS / Male||₹25/-|
|SC / ST / PH / Women||Nil|
How to Apply for UPSC Recruitment 2023: Assistant Director, Professor, Senior Lecturer Posts
Candidates can apply for these positions by following the online application process on the UPSC official website. Below are the steps to apply online:
- Visit the UPSC official website at www.upsc.gov.in.
- Click on “ORA (Online Recruitment Application)” and then select “Apply Now” next to the desired post.
- The online registration will be open until November 16, 2023.
- Register using a valid email id and mobile number.
- Upload the required documents and certificates.
- Pay the application fees online.
- Submit the application.
- Print the finally submitted application for your records.