Lecturer In Geology


Gazette Date: 30/12/2016

Last Date: 01/02/2017

Category No: 476/2016


Applications are invited Online only by “ONE TIME REGISTRATION” from qualified candidates belonging to Muslim community in the State of Kerala for selection to the under mentioned post in Kerala Government service.

1. Department : Collegiate Education
2. Name of Post : Lecturer in Geology
3. Scale of pay : U.G.C.
4. Number of vacancies : Muslim – 1 (One)

Note:- The above vacancy is now in existence. The Ranked list published as per this notification will be valid until candidates are advised and appointed against the vacancies earmarked to the above community but remains unfilled due to the paucity of candidates during the currency of the Ranked list published on 29.11.2011 for the post.

5. Method of : Direct Recruitment only (From candidates
appointment belonging to reservation group mentioned in this
NOTE: Applications of candidates belonging to communities other than those mentioned in this notification will be summarily rejected. Individual rejection

memo will not be sent to them.
6. Age : 22-43. Only candidates born between 02.01.1973
and 01.01.1994 (both dates included) are eligible
to apply. [For other conditions regarding age
relaxations, please see Para 2 of the General
Conditions of the Gazette notifications, excluding
para 2(i)]
7. Qualifications

1. Masters Degree in the concerned Subject with at least 55% marks or its equivalent and good academic record .
2. Must have passed a Comprehensive Test in the concerned subject specifically

conducted for the purpose by UGC or any agency duly constituted by the state government in this behalf. When qualifications are being equal, preference shall be given to those candidates who possess adequate knowledge in Malayalam.


Note: (i) For PhD holders who have passed Masters Degree prior to 19.09.1991, 50% marks for Masters Degree shall be sufficient. (GO (MS) No 2/07/H.Edn Dated 4.1.2007)
(ii) Candidates who have obtained Ph.D Degree in the concerned subject are exempted from passing the NET examination (G.O.(P)No.86/07/H.Edn dated 19.06.2007)
(iii) For recruitment to various posts under these rules, Degrees awarded by the Universities recognized by UGC alone shall be considered.
iv) KS & SSR Part II Rule 10(a)(ii) is applicable.

8a) Mode of submitting Applications:-

Candidates must register as per ‘ONE TIME REGISTRATION’ with the official Website of Kerala Public Service Commission ie, www.keralapsc.gov.in before applying for the post. Candidates who have registered can apply by logging on to their profile using their User­ID and password. Candidates must click on the ‘Apply Now’ button of the respective post in the Notification Link to apply for the post. The Photograph uploaded should be taken after 31/12/2010. Name of the candidate and the date of photograph taken should be printed legibly at the bottom portion of photograph. The photograph once uploaded meeting all requirements shall be valid for 10 years from the date of uploading. There is no change in other instructions regarding the uploading of photographs. No application fee is required. Candidates shall take a printout of the application by clicking the link ‘Registration Card’ in their profile. Candidates are responsible for the correctness of the personal information and secrecy of password. Before the final submission of the application on the profile, candidates must ensure correctness of the information in their profile. They must quote the User­ID for further communication with the Commission. Application submitted is provisional and cannot be deleted or altered after submission. The application will be summarily rejected if noncompliance with the notification is found in due course of processing. Documents to prove qualification, age, community etc have to be produced as and when called for.


b) Candidates who have AADHAAR card should add AADHAAR card as I.D.

Proof in their profile.

9a) Last Date of receipt of applications: 01.02.2017 Wednesday up to 12.00 midnight

b) If a Written/OMR Test is conducted as part of this selection, Admission Ticket for eligible candidates will be made available in their Profile for One Time Registration and the date of downloading will be included in the Examination Calendar. Candidates can download Admission Ticket for 15 days from this date. Candidates who have downloaded the Admission Ticket will alone be permitted to attend the examination.

10. Address to which applications are to be sent: www.keralapsc.gov.in

(Candidates must see the general conditions in Part II of the Gazette Notification for instructions regarding Photo, ID card etc.)