UPSC Recruitment 2021 for Assistant Professor Posts Open: Check Direct Link to Apply Here

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Mar 30, 2021

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The Union Public Service Commission has started the 2021 recruitment process for the posts of Specialist Grade III Assistant Professor. 

All the Interested candidates can apply for the exam through the official website. The UPSC Assistant Professor Application Process is already live on the website and will be open till April 15, 2021. 

The last date to download and print the filled application is April 16, 2021. This UPSC recruitment drive is to fill 28 vacancies for a variety of posts of Assistant professors. 

The fields include Pediatrics, Physiology, Psychiatry, and Surgical Gastroenterology. All the interested candidates must go through the eligibility criteria and other details in detail before applying for the exam. 

UPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021: Important Dates



Release of Official Notification

March 2021

Beginning of Application

March 2021

End of Application

April 15, 2021

Last Date to Print Application

April 16, 2021

UPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021: Post-wise Vacancy Details


Number of Vacancies

Assistant Professor (Pediatrics)


Assistant Professor (Physiology)


Assistant Professor (Psychiatry)


Assistant Professor (Surgical Gastroenterology)


UPSC Assistant Professor Recruitment 2021: Age Limit

  • All the candidates applying for the post of Assistant Professor must be below the age of 40 years. 
  • The relaxation of age is given to the candidates of reserved categories as per the norms specified by the government. 

Steps to Apply Online for UPSC Assistant Professor 2021 Recruitment 

  • Go to the official website of UPSC or Click here to get a direct link to apply.
  • Find the ‘Apply Online Tab’ on the middle right of the homepage and click on it. 
  • Choose ‘Online Recruitment Application (ORA) for various recruitment posts’ from the list of links given. 
  • A new page for application links for various posts will open on the screen. 
  • Click on ‘Apply now’ beside the link for the post you want to apply to.
  • Read all the instructions on the screen carefully and click on next.
  • Enter your personal and educational details to register and fill the application form.
  • Pay the Application Fees.
  • Finally, submit the form.
  • Download the filled-in application and the e-receipt of paid application fees.
  • Take printouts of both.

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