KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021 Notification Out for 1242 Vacancies

KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021: Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) has released notification for the recruitment of 1242 vacant posts of Assistant Professor and the vacancies will be filled for Government First Grade Colleges in the State of Karnataka. The online registration process for accepting the application forms of eligible candidates will begin on 07th October 2021 and will be active till 06th November 2021. Check eligibility, vacancy details, application fee details, selection process, exam pattern, and other details in the below article. 

KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021 Notification

Karnataka Examination Authority has issued an official notification for Assistant Professor Posts on its official website https://cetonline.karnataka.gov.in/kea/ on 30th September 2021. The candidates willing to apply for KEA Assistant Professor posts must go through the detailed KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021 Notification PDF by downloading it directly from the below link. 

Click for KEA Assistant Professor Notification- Kannada 

Click for KEA Assistant Professor Notification PDF- English

KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021- Overview

Have a look at the job summary announced by the Karnataka Examinations Authority (KEA) for 1242 vacancies of Assistant Professor on its official website www.kea.kar.nic.in

KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021 Notification
Organization NameKarnataka Examinations Authority (KEA)
Post NameAssistant Professor
No. of Posts1242 
Application ModeOnline
CategoryGovernment Jobs
Selection ProcessCompetitive Examination
Job LocationKarnataka
SalaryRs.57700/- -Rs.182400/-
Official Sitewww.kea.kar.nic.in

KEA Assistant Professor 2021- Important Dates

With the release of the official notification pdf, the dates for KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021 has also been announced, which has been tabulated in the below section. 

KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021: Important Dates
EventsDates
Notification Release Date30th September 2021
Online Application Begins07th October 2021
Last Date to Apply Online06th November 2021
Last date to pay application fee10th November 2021
KEA Assistant Professor Admit Card 1st/2nd week of December 2021
KEA Assistant Professor Exam 3rd/4th week of December 2021

KEA Assistant Professor Apply Online 2021

The online application for the post of Assistant Professor will begin from 07th October 2021 onwards and the last date for online submission is 06th November 2021. The candidates who are interested in the Assistant Professor vacancy at Karnataka Govt. Aided Colleges/Universities must bookmark this page to get notified when the online application begins. 

Link to Apply Online for KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment [Inactive] 

Steps to Apply for KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021

  1. Visit the official website of Karnataka Examinations Authority @ www.kea.kar.nic.in
  2. On the homepage, click on the “Recruitment >> Govt. First Grade Assistant Professor”.
  3. Then you will be redirected to a new page.
  4. Click on the “Notification for the 1242 Assistant Professor”.
  5. Submit the details carefully as required in the application fee. 
  6. Upload the documents required in the prescribed dimension and size. 
  7. Pay the requisite application fee and click on “Submit”.
  8. Download the KEA Assistant Professor Application form and keep a hard copy for future reference. 

KEA Assistant Professor Exam Fee 

The candidates must pay the requisite application fee while filling the application form for KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021. Any application form without an application fee will not be accepted. The mode of paying the application fee is online only. 

KEA Assistant Professor Application Fees
CategoryFees
2A, 2B, 3A, 3B, GeneralRs. 2000/-
C, ST, Category 1Rs. 1000/-

KEA Assistant Professor Vacancy 2021

A total of 1242 vacancies has been announced for KEA Assistant Professor posts. The subject-wise vacancy distribution has been depicted in the below table. Some of the posts are forwarded of KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2015 and some are fresh vacancies. 

KEA Assistant Professor Vacancies 
SubjectVacancies
Kannada107
English84
Hindi10
Urdu09
History109
Economics122
Political Science98
Sociology49 
Education 02 
Law 17
Social Work 05 
Geography 08 
Geology 05 
Commerce198 
Management 15
Physics76 
Chemistry85 
Bio-Chemistry 05 
Mathematics 75
Microbiology 05
Zoology31 
Botany51 
Electronics 04 
Computer Science63
Statistics 06 
Fashion Technology03 
Total1242 

KEA Assistant Professor Eligibility Criteria 

Education Qualification

  1. A Master’s degree with 55% marks in a concerned or relevant or allied subject. (50% in case of candidates belonging to SC or ST or OBC (Non-creamy layer) or persons with Benchmark Disability.
  2. been declared successful in the “National Eligibility Test conducted by UGC or CSIR or similar test accredited by UGC like “State Level Eligibility Test” or “KSET”.
  3. The candidates, who have been awarded Ph. D. Degree in accordance with the UGC and their subsequent amendments from time to time as the case may be, shall be exempted
    from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET or SLET or KSET.

Note: For more detailed information on the educational qualifications do check the official notification by downloading it.

Age Limit

The candidates must have attained the age of 22 years and but not have attained the age of-

  1. 45 years in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes and Category-1 of other Backward Classes;
  2. 43 years in case of candidates belonging to Category-II(a). II (b), III(a), and III(b) of Other Backward Classes, and
  3. 40 years in case of General Merit Candidates.

KEA Assistant Professor Selection Process 

The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of their performance in the Competitive Examination which is expected to be held in the 3rd/4th week of December 2021. The candidates qualifying written test will be informed of their appointment to Government First Grade Colleges in the State of Karnataka.

KEA Assistant Professor Exam Pattern 

  1. There will be 2 language papers for Descriptive type for 100 marks each. 
  2. There will be a negative marking of 0.25 mark for 1 mark question and 0.5 marks for 2 mark question.
  3. There will be 50 MCQs in the General Knowledge paper with 1 mark each. 
  4. There will be 125 MCQs in the Optional Subject with 2 marks each. 
KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021: Witten Test
DescriptionPaperSubjectMarksTime
Descriptive TypePaper 1Kannada100 marks2 hours
Paper 2English100 marks2 hours
Multiple Choice QuestionsPaper 3General Knowledge50 marks2 hours
Paper 4Optional Subjects250 marks3 hours

KEA Assistant Professor Salary 2021

The candidates who will be selected for the post of Assistant Professor will be getting a UGC Pay Scale of Rs.57700/- -Rs.182400/- along with other allowances like Dearness Allowance, Medical Benefits, HRA and benefits as per the rules of the government. 

KEA Assistant Professor Admit Card 2021

The candidates who successfully filled their online application form for KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021 will be issued with call letter for Competitive Examination. As expected, the test will be held in the 3rd/4th week of December 2021, therefore, the KEA Assistant Professor Admit Card can be issued by the 1st/2nd week of December 2021 on www.kea.kar.nic.in. 

KEA Assistant Professor Result 2021

Karnataka Examinations Authority will announce the names of the candidates who score qualifying marks in the Competitive Examination. Only the candidates whose names/roll numbers are mentioned in the merit list will. be called for an appointment at various Government First Grade Colleges in the State of Karnataka. The result will be released on the official website www.kea.kar.nic.in.

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KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021: FAQs

Q. When will online application start for KEA Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021?

Ans. The online registration for KEA Recruitment 2021 will begin on 07th October 2021.

Q. What is the selection process for KEA Assistant Professor posts?

Ans. The selection of the candidates will be done through written test and interview.

Q. What is the age limit to apply for KEA Assistant Professor posts?

Ans. The candidates should be of age group 22 to 45 years to apply for the vacancies. Age relaxation is applicable as per govt. rules.