Sikkim Public Service Commission (Sikkim PSC)- Recruitment of 100 Assistant Professor. Last Dt. 11/11/2017


Sikkim Public Service Commission (Sikkim PSC) is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 100 posts of Assistant Professor in the following subjects – English, Political Science, Education, Economics, Commerce, Sociology, Nepali, History, Tourism, Geography, Journalism, Physical Education, Law, Hindi, Sanskrit Sahitya and Puran Itihas. Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF below) along with testimonials. Advt.No.08/SPSC/EXAM/2017. The post is under Human Resource Development Department, Government of Sikkim through Direct Recruitment. Only local candidates of Sikkim can apply. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —


No. of Vacancies: 100 Nos.


Subject wise vacancies:

i) English- 10 posts (UR-01, BL-02, OBC-04, ST-01, SC-01, PT-01).
ii) Political Science– 09 posts (UR-01, BL-02, OBC-03, ST-01, SC-01, PT-01).
iii) Education- 14 posts (UR-02, BL-03, OBC-05, ST-02, SC-01, PT-01).
iv) Economics- 15 posts (UR-02, BL-03, OBC-06, ST-02, SC-01, PT-01).
v) Commerce- 05 posts (UR-01, BL-01, OBC-02, ST-01).
vi) Sociology- 11 posts (UR-02, BL-02, OBC-04, ST-01, SC-01, PT-01).
vii) Nepali- 07 posts (UR-01, BL-01, OBC-02, ST-01, SC-01, PT-01).
viii) History- 10 posts (UR-01, BL-02, OBC-04, ST-01, SC-01, PT-01).
ix) Tourism- 01 post (UR).
x) Geography- 06 posts (UR-01, BL-01, OBC-02, ST-01, SC-01).
xi) Journalism- 03 posts (UR-01, BL-01, OBC-01)
xii) Physical Education– 05 posts (UR-01, BL-01, OBC-02, ST-01)
xiii) Law- 01 post (UR)
xiv) Hindi- 01 post (UR)
xv) Sanskrit Sahitya– 01 post (UR)
xvi) Puran Itihas– 01 post (UR)


Educational Qualification: Masters Degree in respective subjects with 55% marks (50% marks for SC/ ST/ Differently-abled persons (physically & visually) with NE(SLET)/NET/SET OR Ph.D as per UGC Regulation, 2009.

Note: Candidates who have been awarded a M.Phil/P.hD Degree prior to July 11th 2009 in accordance with the UGC Regulation 2009, are exempted from the requirement of  NET/ SLET/ SET subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions:

a) Ph.D Degree of the candidate awarded in regular mode only;
b) Evaluation of the Ph.D thesis by atleast 02 (two) external examiners;
c) Open Ph.D viva-voce of the candidate had been conducted;
d) Candidate had published two research papers from his/her PhD work, out of which at least one must be in a referred journal.
e) Candidate has made at least two presentations in Conference/Seminars, based on his/her Ph.D work.


Age Limit: Minimum-21 years and maximum-40 years as on 30.09.2017.


Pay Scale: Rs.15600- Rs.39100 plus Grade Pay of Rs 6000/-


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Personal Interview.

Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of Sikkim Public Service Commission (Sikkim PSC) —


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


Application Fee: Candidates must pay Rs. 150/- as Application Fee. Fee can be paid through Bank only by means of Fee Payment Challan. Fee Challan can be downloaded from the official website of Sikkim Public Service Commission (Sikkim PSC). See officially released advertisement for more details.


How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF file below) along with attested copies of testimonials in support of Educational Qualification, Caste, Age, Experience certificate (if applicable) and any other relevant documents


Last Date and Address: The duly filled Application form along with enclosures should reach at the following address — Office of the Sikkim Public Service Commission, on or before 11.11.2017 (03.30 pm).


Above given information are in brief. Before applying for the vacancies, please go through the officially released Advertisement

Official website of Sikkim Public Service Commission —

For Advt., See following PDF file —  Download PDF.

For Application Format, See following PDF file — Download Application Form.