Periyar University Recruitment University Research Fellowship (58 Posts)

Periyar University Recruitment University Research Fellowship (58 Posts) – URF – Advertisement No. PU/A-3/37/2014

Periyar University Recruitment University Research Fellowship (58 Posts) – The Government of Tamil Nadu established the Periyar University at Salem on 17th September 1997 as per the provisions of the Periyar University Act, 1997. The University covers the area comprising the districts of Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri. The University got the 12(B) and 2f status from the University Grants Commission and has been accredited by NAAC with B+ grade in 2007.  The University aims at developing knowledge in various fields to realize the maxim inscribed in the logo “Arival Vilayum Ulagu” (Wisdom Maketh World).”Holistic development of the students” is the primary objective of the esteemed Periyar University. The University is located on the National Highway (NH7) towards Bangalore at about 8 Kms from New Bus Stand, Salem. It is well connected by frequent city bus services linking Salem and other places like, Omalur, Dharmapuri, Krishnagiri and Mettur.

Applications are invited in the format prescribed for the University Research Fellowship for the following Departments :

1. Computer Science – 01 Post
2. Botany – 05 Posts
3. Periyar Institute of Management Studies – 04 Posts
4. Chemistry – 02 Posts
5. Physics – 02 Posts
6. Economics – 05 Posts
7. Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology – 03 Posts
8. Biotechnology – 01 Post
9. Environmental Science – 05 Posts
10. English – 05 Posts
11. Mathematics – 02 Posts
12. Sociology – 03 Posts
13. Biochemistry – 01 Post
14. Geology – 03 Posts
15. Food science and Nutrition – 02 Posts
16. Education – 01 Post
17. Microbiology – 01 Post
18. Library and Information Science – 05 Posts
19. Psychology – 05 Posts
20. Tamil – 01 Post
21. Journalism and Mass Communication – 01 Post

Eligibility : Candidates who have passed the Post Graduate degree of this University or  of any other University in Tamil Nadu to have obtained a minimum 55% of marks in their respective subject. However, the minimum eligible marks to have obtained SC/ST Candidates is 50%.

Duration : Two years and extendable for the 3rd year, if necessary.

Stipend : Rs.5,000/- per month with Contingency of Rs.5,000/- per year for URF.

Mode of Selection : By written test, interview if necessary.

Application fee : Demand Draft for Rs.200/- (SC/ST candidates are eligible to have one application at free of cost) drawn in favour of The Registrar, Periyar University, Salem-11, payable at Salem.

How to Apply : Candidates are required to apply in the prescribed format. The application complete in all respects along with necessary enclosures should be sent to The Registrar, Periyar University, Salem-11.

Last Date : 5th September 2014

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