Visva Bharati Santiniketan (VBS) 2021 Recruitment Notification. VBS has released official notification for the job openings of Registrar, Finance Officer and Internal Audit Officer posts. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 10th August, 2021.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :-

Internal Audit Officer - Various

Finance Officer - Various

Registrar - Various

Job Location - Birbhum

Other Qualification Details :-

Visva-Bharati, a Central University and an ‘institution of national importance’ invites applications.

Note - For complete details including Qualification, reservation, relaxation in upper age limit, examination fee, selection process, how to apply online, general information & instructions and other details do check official notification for complete details and do apply via proper channel only. Qualification, Salary, Age Limit, No.of post, and more Details Kindly Refer Official Notification.  


Preferably below 57 years, The tenure of the post of Registrar and Finance Officer is of five years or the incumbent attaining the age of 62 years, whichever is earlier.

General Conditions:-

1. Visva-Bharati reserves the right not to fill up the vacancies if circumstances so warrant.

2. Candidates must fulfil essential qualification and experience on the date of application. All educational qualifications must have been obtained from recognized University/ Institute approved / recognized by the UGC / Ministry of Education.

3. Essential qualification and experience prescribed are the minimum and mere possession of them will not entitle an applicant to be called in for interview. If the number of applications received is large and it is not convenient for the University to interview all applicants, the number of candidates shortlisted for interiew may be subjected to a reasonable limit, based on qualification and experience.

4. Age relaxation willbe given as per Govt. of India Rules.

5. Candidates belonging to reserved categories will be eligible for relaxation in percentage of marks, as per rules/ order applicable.

6. The post of Registrar and Finance Officer may also be filled up by deputation from employees serving in Govt. of India/State Govt./Autonomous bodies/Educational Institutions(Central or State funded) fulfilling the essential and desirable qualifications, following the Govt. of India guidelines for deputations.

7. University strives to have a workforce which reflects gender balance and women candidates are encouraged to apply.

8. Selected candidates will be required to go through police verification before or after joining. Selection /Appointment will be liable to be cancelled in case police verification report is not satisfactory.

9. Appointees shall reside within the territorial jurisdiction of the University as declared in Visva-Bharati Act, 1951.

10. Applicants should enclose self attested copies of testimonials towards evidence of age, educational qualifications, caste certificate, physical disability, experience etc. with the applications.

11. Candidates already in employment of Gov’t / autonomous body/ University/other Gov’t funded bodies shall apply through proper channel (or submit formal ‘No Objection Certificate’ during interview, if called for). They may however send an advance copy of the application.

12. Counting of past service, wherever applicable, as per Govt. of India Rule, for a candidate already in service will be allowed only if the application is received through proper channel and release order, last pay certificate etc, are submitted at the time of joining VisvaBharati’s service, if appointed.

14. Application fee (non refundable) for Level 14 :Rs. 2000/-,For Level 12 : Rs. 1600/-

15. Women applicants and PWD applicants (handicapped 40% or above) are exempted from paying fee.Attested copy of certificate issued by appropriate authority is to be submitted for such concession/ exemption.SC/ST candidate shall pay only 25% of the above application fee.

16. No TA/DA will be paid to the applicants called for interview.

17. Application sent by post / courier must be super- scribed with the adv’t number and the name of the post. 18. Application incomplete in any respect will be rejected without any reference.

19. Canvassing in any form is strictly forbidden.

20. Candidates called for interview but staying abroad may attend interview through SKYPE or any other audio visual link.

Selection Process :-

Selection Will be Based either Written Exam/Interview

Steps to Apply :-

1. Applicants are advised to read the advertisement very carefully and to ensure that they fulfill required qualification / experience etc.

2. Duly filled in original application with

(i) One set of self attested photocopies of mark sheets, certificates and other testimonials

(ii) Two recent passport size photographs with applicant’s full signature at the bottom

(iii) Receipt generated after payment of application fee through SBI Collect module ( in case form is downloaded from website) shall be sent to the Assistant Registrar (Recruitment), Central Administrative Building Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan, Dist-Birbhum, Pin No. 731235, West Bengal.

3. In case of any dispute, any suite or legal proceedings against the University, the territorial jurisdiction shall be restricted to the Bolpur Court, Calcutta High Court.

4. Addendum / deletion / corrigendum, if any, will be posted on the University website only i.e.

5. Last date for submission of filled-in application forms is 10thAugust, 2021 (before 6.00 P.M.). The University will not be responsible for any postal delay. Applications received after last date will not be accepted.

Official Notification