Law, Science & Humanities

Note: This is a rolling advertisement. There is no last date for submitting the applications

Procedure for filling the Online Application Form

The candidates are advised to go through the procedure as detailed below:  

  1. Nomenclature of Schools and Departments
  2. Eligibility Criteria
  3. General Requirements
  4. Instructions to Candidates
  5. Salary Details
  6. Benefits other than Salary
  7. Filling the Application Form
  8. Selection Process
  9. Important Notes & Exceptions

Centre for Performing and Fine Arts

  • Bharatanatyam
  • Fashion Designing
  • Music

Department of Career Development

  • Quantitative Aptitude

School of Basic Sciences

  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Physics

School of Bio Sciences

  • Biotechnology

School of Commerce, Economics and Business Administration

  • Business Administration
  • Commerce
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Corporate Secretaryship
  • Information System and Management
  • Economics

School of Computer Sciences

  • Computer Science

School of Law

  • History
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Law

School of Media Studies

  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Visual Communication

 School of Languages

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Science & Humanities / Law

Designation Qualification Experience Desirable
Assistant Professor
  • Master’s Degree with good academic record with at least 55% marks or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university. Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/SET
  • Candidate has published 2 research papers from his/her Ph.D. work out of which at least one must be in a refereed journal
  • Candidate has made at least 2 presentations in conference/ seminars, based on his/her Ph.D. work
        Ph.D.
Associate Professor
  • Good academic record with a Ph.D. Degree in the concerned / allied / relevant disciplines
  • Master’s Degree with good academic record with at least 55% marks or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university
A minimum of 8 years of experience of teaching and/or research in an academic/research position equivalent to that of Assistant Professor in a University, College or Accredited Research Institution/industry with a minimum of 7 publications in the peer reviewed / UGC listed journals
Professor An eminent scholar with Ph.D qualification(s) in the concerned / allied / relevant discipline and published work of high quality, actively engaged in research with evidence of published work A minimum of 10 years of experience of teaching and/or research in an academic/research position equivalent to that of Assistant Professor / Associate Professor in a University, College or Accredited Research Institution/Industry with a minimum of 10 publications in the peer reviewed / UGC listed journals and guided doctoral candidates  

Foreign Languages – Chinese / French / German / Japanese / Korean / Spanish

Designation Qualification Experience Desirable
Instructor – Chinese HSK (Level II) & above or equivalent or Native Speaker
  • Minimum 1 year of teaching experience
  • Must be fluent and advanced in Chinese Language and English
M.A in Chinese
Instructor – French DELF B2 level & above or equivalent or Native Speaker
  • Minimum 1 year of teaching experience
  • Must be fluent and advanced in French Language and English
M.A or M.Phil. or Ph.D.
Instructor – German B1 level & above or equivalent or Native Speaker
  • Minimum 1 year of teaching experience
  • Must be fluent and advanced in German Language and English
M.A in German or TestDaf
Instructor – Japanese JLPT N4 level & above or equivalent or Native Speaker
  • Minimum 1 year of teaching experience
  • Must be fluent and advanced in Japanese Language and English
N3
Instructor – Korean Intermediate and advance course or equivalent or Native Speaker
  • Minimum 1 year of teaching experience

Must be fluent and advanced in Korean Language and English

Instructor – Spanish B1 level & above or equivalent or Native Speaker
  • Minimum 1 year of teaching experience
  • Must be fluent and advanced in Spanish Language and English
  • Candidates should have an excellent academic record, good communication skills and a demonstrated ability to carry out original and creative research
  • Candidates with Ph.D. or those who have submitted their Doctoral thesis would be preferred. However, to promote excellence and diversity, candidates with minimum qualification in inter-disciplinary areas would also be considered for selection
  • Individuals who have demonstrated exceptional abilities in the practice of science and humanities in public or private sector organizations/industry at senior leadership positions but not having a Ph.D. degree, may also be considered for appropriate positions
  • Faculty positions are available in all departments at all levels
  • This is a rolling advertisement. Candidates may apply at “any time” for “any positions”. However the candidates who are applying on or before May 12, 2018 would be considered for first round of selection. The applications received beyond the last date would be considered for later rounds based on the institutional needs
  • Candidates should possess good health. If selected, they may be required to undergo a medical examination and satisfy such medical authority as SRM may prescribe
  • Foreign nationals can also apply for appointments but it would be limited to a fixed period of contractual appointment
  • Candidates from outstation would be provided accommodation on need basis a day earlier/later to the Interview date but no TA/DA will be provided for attending the Interview
  • Internal candidates of SRMIST need to take the print of the duly filled application and should submit to the HR Department duly forwarded by Dean/HOD
  • As per 7th Pay Commission under SRMIST Norms
  • Salary would not be a constraint for deserving candidates
  • Seed Grant for Research
  • Group Accident Insurance as per University rules
  • Financial Support through Professional Development Allowance (PDA) for attending Conferences, Workshops, etc., as per University Rules
  • Coverage of EPF as per rules
  • Free Transportation (to & fro) from Campus to City & vice versa
  • Fee Concession for Children in SRM CBSE School
  • Concessional Medical Facility
  • Please use Google Chrome/Mozilla Firefox browser to fill the form to ensure proper data capture
  • Only ONLINE applications will be accepted
  • Most forms are self-explanatory
  • Ensure that you meet the required eligibility, as on date of submission of the application
  • Please note that to fill the main application form, you are required to REGISTER, providing your User Name, Email-id, Password (to be saved for your future use), first and last name. Usage of at least one special character while filling up the form is mandatory
  • After registration, a mail with confirmation link will be sent to the Email-id registered. Click on the link which will open the Login Page where the candidates shall use their registered Email-id and Password to fill the application form
  • Altogether, there are 7 Sections – Application Details, Personal Details, Qualification Details, Experience Details, Productivity Details, Reference Details and Document Upload. Complete all mandatory fields (* – asterisk marked) and then SAVE your application at the end of every section
  • You shall EDIT/ SAVE/ LOGOUT in between Sections until the Portal is ON LIVE. However, after submission (after completing all the 7 Sections filled), you shall edit within 24 hours of time from the time of submission. Else, the data captured earlier would be deemed to be final
  • Photo upload is mandatory (Max. size: 1 MB) in jpg format
  • SUBMIT the form after completing all sections

NOTE: After submission, a PDF generated Application Form will be sent to your Email-id registered. Candidates shall send the self-attested copies of the Experience Certificates, Educational Qualifications, Three best Journal Publications, Papers and other documents, as mentioned in the Application Form or wherever desired, with the printed and signed Application.

Post the Application to the address given below:

Manager – HR
SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur – 603 203
Kancheepuram District, Tamil Nadu.
Online (Electronic) Applications must reach us on or before May 12, 2018 (Saturday).
Printed Copies should reach us by May 17, 2018 (Thursday).

  • All applications will be scrutinized by the selection committee to determine the suitability
  • Suitable candidates will have Skype Interview before a panel of experts at the initial stage
  • The candidates will be assessed on Teaching, Research and other academic capabilities
  • Those found satisfactory will be called for Presentation/ Personal Interview. Candidates are required to carry the original of all documents along with the application form (duly signed) at the time of personal interview for verification
  • Selected candidates will be informed through Email/Post
  • The decision of SRMIST will be final and binding
  • Canvassing in any form will be a disqualification
  • Mere fulfilment of minimum qualifications and experience does not entitle a candidate to be called for interview or his/her selection
  • SRM reserves the right to not fill positions in any of the above and/or any other specialization(s) without assigning any reason
  • Candidates called for interview to fill a vacancy may be considered for lower/higher post, at the discretion of the committee
  • Depending on the qualification and experience, deserving candidates may be offered a salary at a higher level irrespective of the cadre
  • Providing false information, misrepresentation of facts, plagiarism, etc., will disqualify the candidate’s application/ appointment at any point of time
  • All rights are reserved with SRM, under the Jurisdiction of the High Court of Madras, Tamilnadu

For more information, please contact the HR as given below:

Manager HR 
SRM Institute of Science and Technology
SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur – 603 203 Kancheepuram District, Tamil Nadu.
Phone: +91 44 27417123, 27417124 Mobile: +91 9940036045 Email: recruitment@srmuniv.ac.in