National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) 2021 Recruitment Notification. NIFT has released official notification for the job openings of Assistant Professor positions. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 31st January 2022.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :- 

Assistant Professor - 190 Posts

Job Location - New Delhi

Other Qualification Details :-

National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), a statutory body under the Ministry of Textiles, Government of India and a premier Institute of Fashion Business Education with 17 Campuses located across the country invites ONLINE APPLICATIONS from Indian Nationals in the prescribed proforma for the post of Assistant Professors on direct recruitment (on contract) basis for five years (with possibility of regularization following due procedure to assess performance):

1. Post Name: Assistant Professor

2. No. of Posts: 190

3. Level of Pay as per Pay Matrix (7th CPC): Level-10

4. Mode of Appointment: Contract

5. Qualifications & Experience:

(a) Post Graduate Degree from recognized University/Institute in any of the competencies as mentioned with three years’ experience {including pre-qualification (post UG degree) experience} in teaching or research or in relevant industry in a recognised University/ Institution.

(b) PhD from recognized University/Institution in a subject relevant to any of the Competencies as mentioned with one year’s experience {including pre-qualification (post UG degree) experience} in a recognised University/Institution in teaching or research or in relevant industry.

6. Essential Qualification, Experience and Age will be reckoned on the last date for submission of ONLINE Applications i.e. 31-01-2022.

7. Basic Pay Rs. 56,100/- plus other allowances as per Central Government.

8. Advt. No.07/Assistant Professor/Contract/2021

Address

Office of Registrar, Head Office, NIFT Campus, Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110016

Age:

Age Limit (as on 31-01-2022): 40 years maximum. Upper age-limit for NIFT employees may be relaxed upto five years or total length of service rendered (on regular and/or longterm contract basis) whichever is less.

Application Fee:

1) The candidates are required to pay application fee of Rs. 1,180/- (Rs.1000/- plus GST 18% i.e. Rs. 180/-) through online payment. 2) SC/ST/PWD/Women candidates and employees of NIFT (both regular and on long term contract) are exempted from payment of application fee.

Documents Required:

(i) For submission of application through ONLINE mode please visit Institute website: www.nift.ac.in

(ii) Colour Passport Size Photo: JPG/PNG file with maximum size of 200 KB.

(iii) Signature: JPG/PNG file with maximum size of 200 KB.

(iv) Category Certificate: PDF file with maximum size of 500 KB. 

(v) Self-attested photocopies of Certificate, Mark Sheets/Transcript: Upload a single PDF file consisting of all relevant documents with maximum file size of 05 MB. 

(vi) Proof of Experience letter/Supporting documents: Upload a single PDF file consisting of all relevant documents with maximum file size of 05 MB.

(vii) Details of Honours, Awards, Publication & Patents: Upload a single PDF file consisting of all relevant documents with maximum file size of 05 MB.

(viii) In case of any technical query at the time of filling up application form, the candidates are requested to contact [email protected] which will be valid till the last date of submission of online application form i.e. 31-01-2022

(ix) Any other relevant information: Upload a single PDF file consisting of all relevant documents with maximum file size of 05 MB.

General Instructions:-

1) Applications to be filled-up ONLINE only in the prescribed proforma for direct recruitment on contract basis.

2) The candidates who are in private university/ organization, who are eligible, need to submit an undertaking/self -declaration to the effect that – “No penalty has ever been imposed on him/her and he/she has never been convicted by any Court of Law”.

3) The applicant must be a citizen of India.

4) The prescribed qualifications are the minimum and the mere possession and fulfilling the qualification of the same does not entitle the applicants to be called for the Written Test /Presentation/Interview.

5) The appointment shall be initially for a period of three years. The contract would be renewable on the basis of performance with possibility of regularization in NIFT after 05 years following due procedure.

6) Applications from employees of Government Departments and/or PSUs/autonomous bodies under Government will be considered only if forwarded through proper channel, certified by the employer that the applicant, if selected will be relieved within one month of the receipt of the appointment orders.

7) All employment under Government of India/State Government etc like adhoc, contract, adjunct faculty, guest faculty, part-time faculty which is not permanent i.e. not holding substantive posts/lien shall be treated as temporary.

8) All applicants must fulfill the essential requirements of the post and other conditions stipulated in the advertisement as on 31-01-2022. They are advised to satisfy themselves before applying that they possess at least the essential qualifications and experience laid down for the post as on the last date of receipt of the applications. No enquiries with reference to eligibility will be entertained.

9) Applicants should apply for only one competency from the list of competencies mentioned

10) The applicants should submit only single Online Application for single competency; however, if somehow, if he/she submits multiple Online Application for one competency, then he/she must ensure that Online Application with the higher “Application Number” is complete in all respects including fee.

11) The experience acquired by a candidate as Guest /adjunct faculty shall be considered subject to a minimum of 40 hrs per month on production of a certificate from designated authority or 40 hrs shall be treated as one month of teaching. Computation of period of experience of candidate in respect of experience as guest/adjunct faculty or as faculty on contract basis shall be @ 40 hours of experience as equivalent to one month’s experience.

12) Applicants who are self-employed are required to produce supporting documents towards proof of employment viz. registration of company/audited accounts of turn-over etc.

13) The applicants while submitting online application should attach/upload self-attested copies of the relevant educational qualifications, experience and caste/category (wherever applicable). Incomplete application without required certificates / documents/ unsigned are liable to be rejected.

14) If any document/ certificate furnished is in a language other than Hindi or English, a transcript of the same duly attested by the candidate is to be submitted.

15) Date for determining the eligibility of all candidates in every respect shall be the prescribed closing date of the ONLINE SUBMISSION of application form i.e. 31-01-2022 The applicants are advised to fill up all their particulars in the Online Application carefully as submission of wrong information may lead to rejection through computer-based shortlisting.

16) Women and Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD) fulfilling the eligibility conditions are encouraged to apply.

Address

Office of Registrar, Head Office, NIFT Campus, Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110016

Selection Process :-

1. The selection process comprises of written test, Presentation and Interview as given below:

1- Comprehensive Test (written examination) :

i. Part-I(maximum 50 marks) -General Ability, Communication Ability, General Awareness, Analytical Ability, Test of Reasoning, Data Interpretation.

ii. Part-II(maximum 50 marks) -Professional Aptitude(in concerned competency)

2- The eligible candidates shortlisted by the Screening Committee based on their performance in written test shall be called for presentation/class room Lecture/Demonstration before a group of faculty on a topic given an hour earlier. They will also have to appear for interview before the Selection Committee.

3- Marks obtained in Part-I (written test) shall be qualifying marks for evaluation of PartII. Part-II (written test) shall be evaluated only in respect of those candidates who have secured minimum cut off marks as decided by the Competent Authority in Part-I.

ii. Marks obtained in Part-II shall carry a weightage of 30% to be considered by the Selection Committee in addition to the performance of the candidate in Presentation/Class Room Lecture/Demonstration (30%) and in interview (40%). The comparative weightage for written test, presentation (class room) and interview will thus be 30%, 30% and 40% respectively

Steps to Apply :-

1) Online Application process will start on NIFT’s website from 08-12-2021(0900 hours) upto31-01-2022(midnight)

2) Interesting applicants are requested to apply online in the prescribed format available on Institute’s website (www.nift.ac.in) uploading the self-attested copies of relevant certificates and testimonials in support of age, qualification, caste and experience etc.

3) The following scanned copy of documents must be uploaded/ attached

4) Black & white/ unclear/hazy/doctored / morphed images if uploaded by the applicant and detected at any later stages of this recruitment process will result in summary rejection of the application. The applicant has to retain 3 identical copies of this photograph which has been uploaded and will have to produce them before the Authority as and when called for. Scanned full signature of the candidate is to be uploaded in the space specified.

5) Submission of Hard Copy of Application form: Candidates after successfully submitting Online Application Forms are required to send the printout of the same along with selfattested online application form and other annexures/ documents as uploaded online in support of Qualification, Experience, Age, Caste, etc. to the Office of Registrar, Head Office, NIFT Campus, Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110016 on or before by 15.02.2022.

6) Candidates are advised to keep their e-mail ID active for receiving advices, viz. call letters/ Interview advices etc.

7) The candidates are advised to submit the Online Application Form well in advance without waiting for the closing date.

8) Action against candidates found guilty of misconduct: Candidates are warned that they should not furnish any particulars that are false or suppress any material information in filling up the application form.

i. Candidates are also warned that they should in no case correct or alter or otherwise tamper with any entry in a document or its attested/certified copy submitted by them nor should they submit a tampered/fabricated document.

ii. If there is any inaccuracy or any discrepancy between such documents or their attested/certified copies, an explanation regarding this discrepancy should be submitted

9) Any addendum/corrigendum shall be posted on the website of the Institute.