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 March 31, 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 (

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