The Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) has invited online applications for recruitment to various posts of Assistant Professor in different subjects. Eligible candidates can apply for the vacancies on Commission’s official website from September 8 onwards.

The last date to apply for Assistant Professor posts is October 7, 2021. The recruitment drive aims to fill up a total of 173 vacancies. Applicants will be able to edit some of the fields in their online application form from October 11 to 13, 2021.

Interview of the candidates will be held at the Headquarter of JKPSC i.e., Solina Srinagar or ReshamGhar Colony Bakshi Nagar Jammu, reads the official notification.


Name of the Post  Vacancies
Mathematics 05
Bio-Chemistry 02
Env.Science 15
Electronics 03
Computer Application/BCA/MCA 01
Geography 08
Education 06
Hindi 12
Pol. Science  23
Urdu/Lit 15
Economics 14
History 10
Philosophy 05
Sociology 26
Statistics 01
Islamic Studies 05
Commerce 03
Sericulture 01
Tour & Travel 02
Information Technology 07
Industrial Chemistry 01
Bio-Informatics 03
BBA/MBA & Management  05

Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit: The applicants should not be more than the age of 40 years as on January 1, 2021. The upper age limit for RBA, SC,ST, EWS, ALC/IB, PSP, OSC & PHC category candidates is 43 years.

Educational Qualification: Good academic record as defined by the Concerned University with atleast 55% marks [50% excluding any grace marks in case of SC/ST/Differently-abled (Physically and Visually differently abled) Categories/Ph.D degree holders, who have obtained their Master’s Degree prior to 19th September, 1991] or an equivalent grade in the relevant subject. More details in the notification.

Application Fee

The applicants from General category are required to pay the application fee of Rs 1000, whereas Rs 500 is applicable to reserved category candidates. Application fee is exempted for PHC candidates.

For more details, candidates are advised to visit the official website here.