Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean studies KUFOS

Assistant Professor Fish Pathology Jobs in Kochi - Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean studies (KUFOS)

Last Date to Apply: 12-12-2019
Assistant Professor Fish Pathology - Job Details Date of Posting: 18-11-2019

Assistant Professor job recruitment in Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies 

Subject  :  Fish Pathology

Qualifications :  A. i) A Master‘s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point-scale wherever the grading system is followed) in a concerned/relevant/allied subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign university. ii) Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC or the CSIR, or a similar test accredited by the UGC, like SLET/SET or who are or have been awarded a Ph. D. Degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M.Phil./Ph.D. Degree) Regulations, 2009 or 2016 and their amendments from time to time as the case may be exempted from NET/SLET/SET : Provided, the candidates registered for the Ph.D. programme prior to July 11, 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances/Bye-laws/Regulations of the Institution awarding the degree and such Ph.D. candidates shall be exempted from the requirement of NET / SLET/SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in /Colleges/Institutions subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions :- a) The Ph.D. degree of the candidate has been awarded in a regular mode; b) The Ph.D. thesis has been evaluated by at least two external examiners; c) An open Ph.D. viva voce of the candidate has been conducted; d) The Candidate has published two research papers from his/her Ph.D. work, out of which at least one is in a refereed journal; e) The candidate has presented at least two papers based on his/her Ph.D work in conferences/seminars sponsored/funded/supported by the UGC / ICSSR/ CSIR or any similar agency. The fulfillment of these conditions is to be certified by the Registrar or the Dean (Academic Affairs) of the University concerned. Note: 1. NET/SLET/SET shall also not be required for such Masters Programmes in disciplines for which NET/SLET/SET is not conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC, like SLET/SET. 2. The relaxation in minimum mark is applicable as per Sec 3.4 (I),3.5 and 3.6 of UGC Regulation 2018 to the eligible candidates. OR B. The Ph.D degree has been obtained from a foreign university/institution with a ranking among top 500 in the World University Ranking (at any time) by any one of the following: (i) Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) (ii) the Times Higher Education (THE) or (iii) the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Shanghai).

The concerned/allied/relevant disciplines: 1. Fish Pathology : MFSc (Aquatic Animal Health Management/Fish Pathology and Microbiology/Fishery Microbiology/Aquaculture) or MVSc (Veterinary Pathology) or M.Sc Marine Biology with PhD in Fish Pathology having course work of minimum of 6 month duration in the relevant subject.


A. Post Graduation with Ph.D - Rs.42,000/-

B. Post Graduation with/without M.Phil/NET - Rs.40,000/-

Age Limit  :  40 years as on 01.01.2019. (Eligible for age relaxation as per KPSC Rules)

Application Fee :   Rs.300/-for General candidates and Rs. 100/-for SC/ST candidates. Mode of remittance of fee:- By cash (University cash counter from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm) or DD from any nationalized bank drawn in favour of Finance Officer Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean studies, Panangad payable at Vyttila Branch.

Selection Procedure :  Test/Interview

How To Apply ForAssistant Professor job recruitment in Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies 

Applications should reach the Registrar at the Registrar Kerala University Of Fisheries And Ocean Studies Panangad P.O, Madavana, Kochi-682 506 on or before 12.12 .2019 at 4.30 pm.

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About Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean studies KUFOS

Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean studies (KUFOS) is an autonomous public funded-institution established on 20th November 2010. KUFOS is the first fisheries university in the country. The headquarters of KUFOS with its enchanting blue building stands in harmony with the greenery at Panangad, 12 km away from Kochi city, along NH-47. It provides high quality instructional programmes in fisheries, ocean sciences and allied subjects. The University now has 75 acres in the headquarters at Panangad, 50 acres at Fisheries station, Puduveypu and 10 acres at Thiruvallom near Vizhinjam.