Department: Library & Information Science
Address for Submission of Application: Head, Library & Information Science Dept., Mizoram University, Aizawl-796004
Minimum Qualification For Eligibility (A or B):
A. (i) A Master’s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point-scale wherever the grading system is followed) in a concerned/relevant/allied subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university.
(ii) Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC or the CSIR or a 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, shall be exempted from NET/SLET/SET:
Provided, the candidates registered for the Ph.D programme prior to July 11, 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances/By-laws/Regulations of the Institution awarding the degree and such Ph.D candidates shall be exempted from the requirement of NET/SLET/SET subject to the fulfillment of the following
a) The Ph.D degree of the candidate has been awarded in regular mode;
b) The Ph.D thesis has been evaluated by at least two external examiners;
c) An 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.
The fulfillment of these conditions is to be certified by the Registrar or the Dean (Academic Affairs) of the University concerned.
iii) NET/SLET/SET shall also not be required for such Masters Programmes in disciplines for which NET/SLET/SET is not conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC, like SLET/SET.
B. The Ph.D degree has been obtained from a foreign university/institution with a ranking among top 500 in the World University Ranking (at any time) by any one of the following: (i) Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) (ii) the Times Higher Education (THE) or
(iii) the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Sanghai).
GUEST FACULTY ADVERTISEMENT NO. 1 OF 2020
Applications are invited for engagement of Guest Faculty under Mizoram University and Pachhunga University College for various Departments as detailed under PART B: DETAILS OF DEPARTMENT. The engagement shall be strictly on ‘per lecture basis’. Honorarium shall be at the rate of Rs 1,500/- per lecture subject to a maximum of Rs 50,000/- per month. Any subsequent revision in the rate of honorarium shall be applicable only after a decision to this effect is made by the Mizoram University.
- Click here for details of Guest Faculty Advertisement No. 1 of 2020
- Annexure I – Application Format for Guest Faculty
- Annexure II – Criteria for Guest Faculty in Mizoram University
- Annexure III – Criteria for Guest Faculty in Pachhunga University College