IGNOU Recruitment 2017 Applications Invited for 07 Consultant Jobs

IGNOU Recruitment 2017: Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has strewn a job notification in their formal website, for the recruitment of consultants in History field on full time contractual basis.  Only two positions are now vacant under the above said post. Knowledgeable candidates in teaching or research (ancient Indian history and Non-Indian history) could apply for IGNOU Jobs. Scroll down the page for getting details about the educational qualifications, other eligibility conditions, selection applying procedure etc.

University Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
Designation Consultant
Vacancy Nos 07 Last Date 27-01-2017
Education Masters Degree, PHD
Job Nature Contract
Location New Delhi

IGNOU Recruitment 2017

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is a distance learning National University. It was founded with an intention to provide education opportunities particularly for the disadvantaged segments of society for distance and open education in India. To engage full time consultants in History field, they are inviting applications from the eligible candidates through post and email. Eligibility meant their qualifications and teaching/ research experience in relevant field. In order to make the selection process in provisional way, they are going to conduct interview.

Selected candidates are temporarily appointed for an initial period of six months, which may be extended further based on the requirement of the university. The nature of work involves activities pertaining to the development of academic programmes in history disciplines offered by the University. It also includes writing, editing o course material, supervising, assisting etc.

Post and Vacancy Details:

Sl. No Post Name No of Posts Salary
1 Consultant 02 Rs.60000/-


Academic Qualification: Minimum 55% of marks should be obtained in Masters Degree from any recognized institution. Relaxation in mark of 50% is applicable for candidates coming under SC/ ST/ PH/ OBC category. In addition, they will be qualified either in doctoral degree or NET examination as per UGC guidelines.

  • For Consultant Post – Masters Degree (History) with PHD

Necessary Experience: Teaching or research experience in ancient Indian history and Non-Indian history of about 5 to 7 years is required for the post of Consultant.

  • For Consultant Post – 5 to 7 years

Age Limitation: The age of the candidates applying for IGNOU Recruitment 2017 will be considered as per the recruitment rules.

Recruitment Method: Shortlisted candidates through their applications received in post and email, will be invited for interview. No travel or dearness allowance is provided for the candidates who are appearing for interview.

  • Interview


Salary: Appointed candidates in IGNOU will be provided with a consolidated amount of salary in the below mentioned pay scale. Appointees will not receive any other extra allowances or perquisites.

  • Salary for Consultant Post – Rs.40000-60000/-

How to Apply for IGNOU Recruitment 2017

Intending candidates may send your applications and curriculum vitae by postal mode. The envelope should be addressed to “School of Social Sciences (SOSS), Tagore Bhawan, Academic Complex, Indira Gandhi National Open University, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi – 110068”.

Also the soft copy of the application should be sent by e-mail to “directorsoss@ignou.ac.in” and curriculum vitae to “sbupadhyay@ignou.ac.in”.

Official Notification ignou.ac.in

Date to Remember

  • Last date to submit the application – 27th Jan 2017

Note: For the convenience of aspirants who are seeking for information about IGNOU Recruitment 2017 shall retrieve it from the above sections. More details are updated in the official notification.

Updated: 08-03-2017 — 12:01 pm

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