UPSC Recruitment notification for Assistant Professor released

UPSC Recruitment notification for Assistant Professor and other posts begin – The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the recruitment notification for the post of Assistant Professor and other openings, as per a TOI report. Those of you who aspire to join this post, have the requisite qualification have to visit the official website to look for details.

Key Dates for UPSC Recruitment

  • The application process begins on January 14
  • The last date to apply is January 31
  • The last date of printing submitted application form is February 1

Other openings include Assistant Professor (Anaesthesia) 4; AP (Cardiology) 1, AP (CVTS) 2; AP (Gastro Medicine) 1; AP (Nephrology) 1; AP (Neurology) 1; AP (Psychiatry) 1; AP (Pulmonary Medicine): 1; AP (Surgical Oncology) 1; AP (Radiology) 1; AP (urology) 1; Engineer ad Ship Surveyor-cum-Deputy Director General (Technical) 1; Scientist B (Junior Geophysicist) 3; Medical Officer: 327; Senior Lecturer (Anaesthesiology) 2; SL (Forensic Medicine) 2; SL (General Medicine) 1; SL (Paediatrics) 1; SL (Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases) 1; SL (Pathology) 2 and SL (Radio-Diagnosis) 2 posts.

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC; Hindi:  is India’s premier central recruiting agency. It is responsible for appointments to and examinations for All India services and group A and group B of Central services, while the Department of Personnel and Training is the central personnel agency in India.

The agency’s charter is granted by Part XIV of the Constitution of India, titled as Services Under the Union and the States. The commission is mandated by the Constitution for appointments to the services of the Union and All India Services. It is also required to be consulted by the Government in matters relating to the appointment, transfer, promotion and disciplinary matters.

The commission reports directly to the President and can advise the Government through him. Although such advice is not binding on the Government being a constitutional authority, UPSC is amongst the few institutions which function with both autonomy and freedom, along with the country’s higher judiciary and lately the Election Commission.

The UPSC is headquartered at Dholpur House, in New Delhi and functions through its own secretariat. Arvind Saxena is its current Chairman of UPSC. Established on October 1, 1926, as Public Service Commission, it was later reconstituted as Federal Public Service Commission by the Government of India Act, 1935; only to be rechristened as today’s Union Public Service Commission after the independence.

Under Article 320 of the Constitution of India, the Commission is, inter-alia, required to be consulted on all matters relating to recruitment to civil services and posts. The functions of the Commission under Article 320 of the Constitution are:

  • Conduct examinations for appointment to the services of the Union
  • Direct recruitment by selection through interviews
  • Appointment of officers on promotion / deputation / absorption
  • Framing and amendment of Recruitment Rules for various services and posts under the Government
  • Disciplinary cases relating to different Civil Services
  • Advising the Government on any matter referred to the Commission by the President of India

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