wbpsc recruitment 2019

WBPSC Recruitment 2019 – Apply online for 38 Posts of Principal in Government Colleges  

WBPSC Principal Recruitment 2019 – Online applications are invited by West Bengal Public Service Commission (WBPSC) from eligible candidates for the recruitment of Principals in Government colleges for the year 2019.

Name of the organisation
West Bengal Public Service Commission
Job type
West Bengal Govt. job
Name of the post
Number of posts


WBPSC Principal Recruitment 2019 Important Dates

Commencement of online application
3rd Dec. 2019
Closing date of receipt of online application
24th Dec. 2019
Last date of payment of fees
24th Dec. 2019
Last date for payment of fees offline in branches of UBI
26th Dec. 2019
Last date for Generation of payment challans by branches of UBI
24th Dec. 2019


Pay scale:

Rs. 37,400/- Rs. 67,000/- and grade pay of Rs. 10,000/-


Eligibility Criteria for WBPSC Principal Recruitment 2019

Any one of the following options A Master’s Degree with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) by a recognized university, along with relaxations applicable to specified categories, as explained under the proviso-I.
A PhD degree in concerned/allied/relevant discipline in the institution concerned with evidence of published work and research guidance.
Associate Professor/Professor with a total experience of 15 years of teaching/research/administration in Universities, Colleges and other institutions of Higher Education as clarified under provision-II.
A minimum score stipulated in the Academic Performance Indicator (API) based Performance Based Appraisal System (PBAS) set out in the U.G.C.( Minimum Qualifications for Appointment of Teachers and other Academic Staff in Universities and Colleges and Measures for the Maintenance of Standards in Higher Education) regulations 2010 and subsequent amendment thereto in appendix III for direct recruitment of principal in colleges ( as prescribed for professor by U.G.C. )
Any other stipulations prescribed by UGC from time to time as


Age Criteria:

Minimum age
40 years
Maximum age
55 years


Selection Process

The overall selection procedure shall incorporate transparent, objective and credible methodology of analysis of the merits and credentials of the applicants based on weightage given to the performance of the candidate in different relevant dimensions and his/her performance on a scoring system Proforma, based on Academic Performance Indicator (API) as provided in the University Grants Commission (Minimum Qualifications for Appointment of Teachers and other Academic Staff in Universities and Colleges and other measures for  Maintenance of standard in Higher Education) (4th Amendment), Regulations, 2016 (No .F 1-2/2016 dated 11.07.2016).


Application Fee:

The application fee Rs 210/-


Mode of payment and additional charges:

For online payment through debit/credit cards:
Convenience fee @ 1% of the examination fee subject to a minimum of

Rs. 5/- (Rupees Five) only plus 18% G.S.T. on such convenience fee.

For online payment using net

banking facility:

Convenience fee of Rs. 5/- (Rupees Five) only plus 18% G.S.T. on such

Convenience fee.

For offline payment through

Bank Counter

Service Charge of Rs. 20/- (Rupees Twenty) only.


WBPSC Principal Recruitment 2019 Application Process

Candidates can apply online through the official website www.pscwbapplication.in .Candidates are advised to carefully read the instructions before filling up the form. 


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