UPHESC Assistant Professor Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age Limit, Qualification

UPHESC Assistant Professor Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age Limit, Qualification

ByNikhil Verma  |  Updated on: Mar 3, 2021
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UPHESC Assistant Profesor Eligibility Criteria 2021

UPHESC Assistant Professor Eligibility Criteria 2021 is set and released by UPHESC in the official notification. It is important that the applicants check the UPHESC Assistant Professor Eligibility details before applying online. The UPHESC Assistant Professor Application Form 2021 is available from 27th February 2021 to 26 March 2021.  This is a great opportunity for UGC NET Qualified candidates. 

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Below mentioned are all the details about UPHESC Assistant Professor Eligibility Criteria for the 2003 vacancies. Check the latest UPHESC Vacancy 2021. Check Eligibility Criteria for the post of Assistant Professor in this article. The UPHESC Assistant Professor  Exam 2021 will be conducted on 26 May 2021.

UPHESC Assistant Professor Age Limit

There is no minimum age limit for the UPHESC Exam 2021. However, the candidate must not be more than 62 years of age as on filling the application form. 

UPHESC Assistant Profesor Educational Qualification

The UPHESC Assistant Profesor Eligibility Criteria is divided as per the subjects opted. Candidates must note the difference as per their subjects. 

1. For the Disciplines of Arts, Commerce, Humanities, Education, Law, Social Sciences, Sciences, Languages, Library Science, Physical Education, and Journalism & Mass Communication.

  • A Master’s degree with 55% marks in a post-graduation subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University.
  • The candidate also must be UGC NET qualified or UPSET qualified.


  • The candidates must have been awarded a PhD. Degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of M. Phil./Ph.D. Degree) Regulations, 2009 or 2016 and their amendments from time to time as the case may be, are exempted from NET/SLET/SET.

UPHESC Assistant Profesor Eligibility: Minimum qualifying marks

  • A relaxation of 5% shall be allowed at the Master‘s level for the candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/Other Backward Classes (OBC) (Non-creamy layer)/Differently abled.
  • A relaxation of 5% shall be provided, (from 55% to 50% of the marks) to the PhD. Degree holders who have obtained their Master’s Degree prior to 19 September 1991
Relaxation at the Master‘s level marks
Scheduled Caste5%
Scheduled Tribe5%
Other Backward Classes (OBC) (Non-creamy layer)5%
PhD. Degree holders who have obtained their Master’s Degree prior to 19 September 19915%

UPHESC Assistant Profesor Eligibility: Additional Parameters

For candidates whose subjects are Music, Performing Arts, Visual Arts and Other Traditional Indian Art Forms like Sculpture, etc. also have the following eligibility rules. 

They can either satisfy the above-mentioned eligibility details, OR

A traditional or a professional artist with highly commendable professional achievement in the subject concerned having a Bachelor’s degree, who has:

  • Studied under a noted/reputed traditional Master(s)/Artist(s)
  • Has been ‘A’ grade artist of AIR / Doordarshan;
  • Has the ability to explain, with logical reasoning the subject concerned; and
  • Has adequate knowledge to teach theory with illustrations in the discipline concerned