KARNATAKA EXAMINATIONS AUTHORITY
Government of Karnataka
A Sampige Road, 18th Cross, Malleshwaram,
Bangalore-560012 Phone: 080-23460460 ( 5 lines)
Fax: 080-23461576 Website: http://kea.kar.nic.in
No. ED/KEA/ADMN/CR- 55/2014-15 Date: 22-01-2015
Examinations Authority as the Selection Authority to conduct Competitive Examination for recruitment to the posts of Assistant Professors in Government First Grade Colleges in the State of Karnataka. Accordingly applications are invited from the eligible candidates as per the provisions laid down in “Karnataka Education Department Services (Collegiate Education Department) (Recruitment) (Special) Rules, 2014″. Applicants have to appear for the Competitive Examination to be conducted by the Karnataka Examinations Authority.
Name of Posts-Assistant Professors
Recruitment will be conducted for the posts of Assistant Professor in the following subjects:
Kannada, English, Hindi, Urdu, History, Economics, Political Science, Sociology, Geography, Psychology, Commerce, Journalism & Mass Communication, Management, Tourism Administration, Physics, Electronics, Chemistry, Zoology, Mathematics, Computer Science, Home Science and Social Work.
Pay Scale:15600 – 39100 + 6000 (AGP) (UGC Pay Scale)
Total Number of Posts: 1298 (General — 1146, Backlog – 152)
Subject wise and category wise vacancy positions are hosted on the KEA Website http://kea.kar.nic.in and also in Karnataka Gazette for the information of the applicants.
The candidates must have attained the age of 22 years and but not have attained the age of:
a.Forty-five years in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes and Category-1 of other Backward Classes;
b.Forty-three years in case of candidates belonging to Category-II(a), II(b), III(a) and III(b) of other Backward Classes; and
c.Forty years in case of any other persons,
Provided that the maximum age limit prescribed above shall be enhanced by five years to (Ex-serviceman, In-service, NCC Instructor, Village Group Inspector, Bonded Labourer, Census and Widow) those categories, except for differently abled, eligible for age enhancement as in sub-rule (3) of rule 6 of the Karnataka Civil Services (General Recruitment) Rules, 1977. In case of differently abled, the maximum age limit prescribed above shall be enhanced by ten years, as on the last date fixed for receipt of application.
a.Candidate should have passed a Master’s Degree in the concerned subject with at least 55% marks or its equivalent
grade; (50% in case of Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe / Differently abled (Physically and visually disabled / differently abled) categories).
Note: The eligibility marks of 55 % marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed)
and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible, based on only the qualifying marks without including any grace mark procedures.
b.Applicant should have been declared successful in the “National Eligibility Test’ or “State Level Eligibility Test’.
c.Applicants possessing Ph.D Degree through Course Work and Evaluation Process in the concerned / relevant discipline are exempted from appearing for “National Eligibility Test’ or “State Level Eligibility Test’. Note: The educational qualifications prescribed by the University Grants Commission (UGC) in regulations / guidelines issued from time to time will be applicable in deciding the eligibility.
The details of the examination fee are as follows:
For General Merit and Others (Category-II(a), II(b), III(a) and III(b)) Rs.2,500
For Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribes, Category-1 and Physically and visually disabled / differently abled. Rs.2,000
How to Apply:
Candidates have to apply only through online by browsing the URL: “Assistant Professors Recruitment – 2015″ in the KEA Website http://kea.kar.nic.in There is no pen and paper method of applying.
Commencement of Entry of Application Online 28-01-2015
Last Date to Enter Application details online 28-02-2015
Last date to pay the fees in the Computerized Post Office 02-03-2015
Closing Date for Submit Online Application Form: 23/03/2015
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