IIFT Recruitment 2021: 13 Vacancies for Various Teaching Positions

Last updated on 21st May 2021
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Job Location: Kolkata, West Bengal

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade has openings for faculty positions for Indian Nationals & Overseas Citizens of India (OCIs) at the level of Professor and Assistant Professor in the areas of specialization as indicated against each post. Applicants with good academic record, teaching/research experience and working in related areas of research are encouraged to apply.

About the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade

Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) was set up in 1963 by the Government of India as an autonomous organisation to help professionalise the country’s foreign trade management and increase exports by developing human resources, analysing and disseminating data and conducting research. The Institute’s portfolio of long-term programmes is … read more

Vacancy Details

1. Professor (Department Wise)

  • Job Type: Teaching Jobs
  • No. of Vacancies: 04
  • Age Limit: No age limit
  • Eligibility:
    • An eminent scholar having a Ph.D. degree in the concerned/allied/relevant discipline, and published work of high quality, actively engaged in research with evidence of published work with, a minimum of 10
    • A minimum of ten years of teaching experience in university/college as Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor, and/or research experience at the equivalent level at the University/National Level Institutions with evidence of having successfully guided doctoral candidate.
    • Contribution to educational innovation, design of new curricula and courses, and the technology-mediated teaching-learning process.
  • Work Experience: 10 years.
  • Pay-Scale: Rs. 1,59,100-2,20,200/-

2. Assistant Professor (Regular)

  • Job Type: Teaching Jobs
  • No. of Vacancies: 05
  • Age Limit: 38 years.
  • Eligibility:
    • 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.
    • 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 UGC Regulations
    • Ph.D. degree in relevant discipline.
    • Two years of post-qualification research experience or two years of teaching experience.
  • Work Experience: 02 years.
  • Pay-Scale: Rs. 68,900-1,17,200/-

3. Assistant Professor (Contract)

  • Job Type: Teaching Jobs
  • No. of Vacancies: 02
  • Age Limit: 38 years.
  • Eligibility: NET/SET/SLET in the relevant discipline A Master’s Degree with 55% marks in two years full time declared equivalent by AIU/ accredited by AICTE/UGC for the post of Assistant Professor on Contract.
  • Work Experience: Freshers may apply
  • Pay-Scale: Rs. 57,700-98,200/-

Selection and Application Process

Interested and eligible candidates may apply online only through the official website of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) on or before 26th May 2021. Candidates are also required to upload scanned copies of all the testimonials mentioned in the advertisement.

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