Govt. of India MHRD Appointment of Vice Chancellors in 12 Central Universities (CUs)


Appointment of VICE CHANCELLORS in 12 Central Universities (CUs)

* The Central Universities (CUs) are institutions of excellence in higher learning and research.
* Expected to play catalytic and pioneering role in mentoring other institutions in the region.

The Vice Chancellor, being the academic as well as administrative head, is expected to be –
* A visionary with proven leadership qualities, administrative capabilities as well as, teaching and research credentials.
* Having outstanding academic record throughout and a minimum of 10 years’ experience as a Professor in a University system or in an equivalent position in a reputed research and / or academic / administrative organisation.
* Not more than 65 years of age on 02.03.2014.

* Pay of Rs. 75,000/- (fixed) per month with Special Allowance of Rs. 5,000/- and other usual allowances.
* The appointment will be on contractual basis for a period of five years or age of 70 years whichever is earlier.

* Appointment will be made from the panel of names recommended by the Search- cum-Selection Committee.
* Application / nomination to be received only online from interested eligible individual / nominator within 45 days from the date of advertisement.
* Hard copy of the application / nomination submitted online, duly signed by the applicant / nominator, shall be sent by Registered / Speed Post to Section Officer, Desk (U), Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Room No. 532 ‘C’ Wing, Shastri Bhawan, New Delhi, Pin: 110115 as soon as possible but not later than three days from the last date of online application / nomination.
* Applicants / nominators who have indicated preference for more than one University shall submit hard copies separately for each.
* Search-cum-Selection Committee may consider applications / nominations received from other sources as well.

For online registration please log on to: and follow the link “Invitation of application/nomination for the appointment of Vice Chancellors”

Details may also be seen on our website:

Applicant must superscribe “application for the post of Vice Chancellor of Central Universities” on his / her application and also on envelope.


  1. I am interested for Vice Chancellor Position in University in CU-Tamil Nadu or in Kerala or in Odyssa

  2. I am a Senior Professor (HAG) with almost 40 years of university level teaching-cum-research in the area of Life Sciences. Have been Head, Department of Life Sciences; Director, Department of Biotechnology; Dean, School of Life Sciences; Co-ordinator, Centre of Advanced Study in Life Sciences; Members of the Executive Committee, Academic Council and Senate. Have extensive academic & administrative skills. Now, Interested to take up Vice-Chancellor’s post in the Central Universities of North-East India.

  3. I would like to be a Vice Chancellor of Central University in the eastern/ south eastern region of India.

  4. I am a professor with multidisciplinary background having specialised in peace and conflict resolution studies . If I am given an opportunity to serve as vice-chancellor of any central university, l will make a difference. With regards,
    Prof. P. Moorthy

  5. Dear sir,

    I am keen to apply for the post of Vice-Chancellor; i had been from JNU and i have just completed my term as Dean.Faculty of Social Sciences,Kakatiya University,Warangal-T.S.

  6. Prof. Neelima Deshmukh , Nagpur Maharashtra
    Prof & head of Public Administration & Local Govt. & Director for Centre for Women’s Studies & Development, RTM Nagpur University , Nagpur.with 40 years teaching /Research experience & wide exposure. personal website :
    I am interested to become a Vice Chancellor of Central Universities in North India./ State Universities in Maharashtra .
    kindly consider my name for the same and avail me the opportunity to serve this prestigious post. You will find me befitting to the honor & dignity & the caliber of this post. Thanks !

  7. Pls intimate the opportunitues to serve any traditional and Agriculture / Horticulture Universitues. Required qualifications, experience and age supports my attempt.

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