Lecturer in Food Science in Kerala Collegiate Education

Gazette Date: 15/12/2012
Last Date: 16/01/2013
Category No: 621/2012
Applications must be submitted online through the official website of the Commission after
'ONE TIME REGISTRATION'. Candidates who have already registered can apply through their
1 Department : Kerala Collegiate Education.
2 Name of post : Lecturer in Food Science.
3 Scale of pay : U.G.C

4 No. of vacancies : 1 (One)
The above vacancy is now in existence. The list of selected candidates published by the
Commission in response to this notification shall remain in force for a minimum period of
one year provided that the said list will continue to be in force till the publication of a
new list after the expiry of the minimum period of one year or till the expiry of three years
whichever is earlier. Candidates will be advised from the said list against the vacancies
noted above and the vacancies that may be reported to the Commission in writing during
the currency of the list.
5. Method of appointment : Direct Recruitment
6. Age limit : (22-40)
Only candidates born between 2.1.1972 and 1.1.1990(both
dates included) are eligible to apply for this post, with usual
relaxation to scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and other
backward communities.
(For conditions regarding the age relaxation, please see Para 2 of the General Conditions)
7. Qualifications:-
(1) Masters Degree in the subject concerned with not less than 55% marks or its equivalent and
good academic record.
(2) Must have passed a comprehensive test in the subject concerned specifically conducted for
the purpose by U.G.C or any agency duly constituted by the state Government in this behalf.
When qualifications are being equal preference shall be given to those candidates who possess
adequate knowledge in Malayalam.
Note:- (i) For SC/ST candidates minimum 50% marks for Master's Degree shall be sufficient. (G.O.
(MS)No.2/07/H.Edn. Dated 4.1.2007).
(ii)For PhD. holders who have passed Master's Degree prior to 19.9.1991 50% Marks for
Master's Degree shall be sufficient (G.O.(M.S)No.2/07/H.Edn. Dated 4.1.2007).
(iii)Candidates who have obtained 'PhD' Degree in the subject concerned or have passed
M.Phil. Degree in the subject concerned by 31.12.1993 are exempted from passing the NET
examination . (G.O.MS) No.86/07/H.Edn. Dated 19.6.07,GO(P)No.123/02/ H.Edn. Dated
(iv)For recruitment to various posts under these rules, Degrees awarded by the universities
recognized by U.G.C alone shall be considered.
8. Mode of sending application:
Candidates shall register as per 'ONE TIME REGISTRATION ' system on the Official Website of
Kerala Public Service Commission '' for applying for the post. Candidates who have
registered shall apply by logging in to their profile using their User- ID and password. Candidates shall
click on the 'Apply Now' button of the respective posts in the Notification link for applying for a post. No
application fee is required. Candidates can view and have a print-out of the details in the profile by
clicking the link Registration Card, if required. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the
personal information and secrecy of password. Before applying for a post, candidates must ensure
correctness of the information in their profile. They must quote the User- ID for further communication
with the Commission. Applications once submitted will be received as provisional and particulars shall
not be deleted or altered after submission. Applications submitted not in accordance with the conditions
of the notification will be summarily rejected. Documents to prove Qualification, community, age etc.
have to be produced as and when called for.
9. Last date for receipt of applications: 16.01.2013 Wednesday upto 12.00 midnight
10. Address to which applications are to be sent: