J.R.F/ Project Fellows - Centre on Studies in Sri Guru Granth Sahib


Guru Nanak Dev University was set up at Amritsar in the year 1969. This is a residential as well as affiliating university. The University aims in imparting education and promoting research in the fields of science, humanities, arts, management, information technology, industrial technology, environment, planning & architecture, and applied nature & technology. The University also aims in promoting Punjabi language.

The University works hard in spreading education among educationally backward classes and communities. The University directs and monitors the academic programmes of over 100 colleges situated in five districts, namely, Amritsar, Nawanshehar, Jalandhar, Kapurthala, and Gurdaspur. The University has made an incredible effort in accessing higher education to women in the educationally backward areas in Amritsar and it surrounding regions.

Job Profile:

Centre on Studies in Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Guru Nanak Dev University invites application from eligible candidates for the post of J.R.F/ Project Fellows.

No. of posts: 18

Pay Scale – For J.R.F the salary is Rs. 12000 per month for candidates who have passed NET, and for Project Fellows the salary is Rs. 8000 per month. The salary for candidates without NET qualification is based on the Guru Nanak Dev University rules.


Age Criteria – As per UGC rules.

Educational qualification – The candidates having master’s degree in the disciplines of Philosophy, Punjabi, Sikh Studies, History, and Religious Studies with at least 55% marks are eligible to apply for J.R.F and Project Fellow posts.  For complete details about educational qualification, refer the Guru Nanak Dev University’s website link http://gndu.ac.in/DOWNLOAD/adv27.04.2011.pdf.

Selection Process:

The selection process will be through interview.

How to apply:

Interested eligible candidates must send their recent bio-data through e-mail to [email protected] The candidates can also send their bio-data by post along with required enclosures to the following address:

The Registrar,

Guru Nanak Dev University,


Contact Details:

Centre on Studies in Sri Guru Granth Sahib

Guru Nanak Dev University,


Last date to apply: 17.05.2011

For more complete and detailed information regarding the post visit the Guru Nanak Dev University’s website http://gndu.ac.in/.



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