Indian Council for Cultural Relations

Azad Bhawan, I.P. Estate, New Delhi-110002






            Attention is drawn towards ICCR’s advertisement published in national dailies dated 06.03.2018, and on the Council’s website regarding inviting applications for Professors/Associate Professors/Assistant Professors in Indian Studies for deployment in Foreign Universities as ICCR Chairs.


2.         The last date for receiving these applications at ICCR, HQRS has been extended till 15.04.2018.


Indian Council for Cultural Relations

Azad Bhawan, I. P. Estate, New Delhi- 110002

Ph. No. 011-23379309, 23379310

Empanelment of proffesor in indian studies for iccr chairs abroad

Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) invites applications to form a panel of Professors of Indian Studies for deputation at ICCR’s Chairs in Foreign Universities abroad in disciplines – Indian Philosophy, Economics, History, Political Science / International Relations, Sociology, Buddhist Studies, Sanskrit, Tamil and Indian Law.


Eligibility Criteria for Professors


Scholars/academicians working in Central/State Universities, below the age of 65 years, having doctorate degree in the concerned subject with 8-10 years of teaching experience at UG/PG level in a recognized university/research institution are eligible to apply. Preference will be given to the candidates having 5-7 years of research experience in the subject. The Candidate should have a deep knowledge of the concerned subject and a good communication skill of English language as well as the capability of delivering talks/orientation on History, Tradition, Art & Culture of India.


Interested candidates may send their applications in the prescribed proforma  along-with their detailed CV through proper channel to Deputy Director General, Indian Council for Cultural Relations, Azad Bhavan, I.P. Estate, New Delhi-110002 (email: and latest by 15 April  2018


Please note that the applicants applying for Professorship are not permitted to take with them any member of his/her family members at Government cost.


Prescribed proforma and other details are available on ICCR’s website (

Click here to download Application Performa