Himachal Pradesh University Recruitment – How to Apply Online

Many of the young and educated people of Himachal Pradesh decides to make their career in teaching. Depending upon their education i.e Bachelor’s Degree or Masters Degree, they can opt for a career in teaching in schools or colleges.

After getting a Masters’s degree, they can apply for a lecturer job in any of the reputed colleges that are affiliated with Himachal Pradesh University.

You can get a temporary as well as permanent lecturer job at Himachal Pradesh University. In both types of jobs, you will get good earnings but there are many additional perks and benefits associated with a permanent lecturer job.

Selecting a lecturer job is one of the most popular choices among the youth of the state who have a Master’s degree and have done specialization in any particular subject be it Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, History, Economics, etc.

However, to get a lecturer job at Himachal Pradesh University, you have to pass some tough exams and go through interviews. Apart from passing out the complicated tests, the interested people must also be well prepared to work as lecturers in the colleges that are located in small towns or distant areas.

Here in this article, we will explain everything that you need to know about the Himachal Pradesh University recruitment including how to apply online, eligibility criteria, educational qualification, salary scales, selection process, and a lot more.

Before explaining all the above things, we will give an overview of Himachal Pradesh University.

About Himachal Pradesh University

HPU is short for Himachal Pradesh University which was founded in 1970. HPU is a Government university that gets its funds from the Government of Himachal Pradesh and the University Grants Commission i.e UGC. Himachal Pradesh University is located in the Summer Hill Area of Shimla which is the capital of Himachal Pradesh. There are many colleges, institutes that are affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University(HPU). These colleges are located in different areas and cities of Himachal Pradesh.

There are many faculty and departments under Himachal Pradesh University.

HPU Recruitment 2021 Details
Organization Himachal Pradesh University(HPU)
Official website www.hpuuniv.ac.in
Head Office Summer Hill, Shimla
Job Type  State Government Jobs
Job Name Lecturers, Professor,Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Number of Vacancies To be notified soon…..
Work Location Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
Mode of Application Online & Offline
Start Date of Application Form To be notified
End Date of Application form To be notified

Himachal Pradesh University Vacancies 2021

Himachal Pradesh University regularly invites applications for various posts. Some of the popular posts for which the notification is issued by HPU are Lecturer, Assitant Professors, Professors. As mentioned above there are many departments in Himachal Pradesh University, so the candidates may find jobs under the below departments depending upon the qualification and specialization

  • Department of English
  • Department of Hindi
  • Department of History
  • Department of Maths
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Computer Science
  • Department of Law and a lot more

When the applications are requested by the HPU, then we regularly update all the details about these vacancies here.

How to apply for Himachal Pradesh University Recruitment

One can easily apply for jobs in HPU by following the below steps

  • Visit the official website of Himachal Pradesh University through this link
    www.hpuuniv.ac.in.
  • After opening the website you will see the Latest Notifications and Advertisements.
  • Open the notification by clicking on it and then read all details like eligibility criteria etc.
  • Then you have to visit this link: recruitment.hpushimla.in and register if you are not already registered.
  • Here you have to enter various details like personal details, academic details, etc.
  • After entering all the required information, you have to make the payment depending upon the category.
  • When the application form is filled up and all the payment is done successfully, you have to Click on the ‘Submit Button’
  • Now take the printout of this application form and you have to mail it to the address mentioned below:

Assistant Registrar,
Recruitment Branch,
H.P. University,
Gyan Path, Summer Hill,
Shimla-171005 (HP),

Process of Selection for Himachal Pradesh University(HPU) Jobs 2021

The selection in HPU consists of a series of steps. To apply for any job at Himachal Pradesh University, a candidate first has to fill in the application form. Then he/she has to appear in a written exam. After clearing the written exam based on the merit list, the candidate has to go through an interview, and then he will be appointed for the particular post.

So the steps involved in the selection process of Himachal Pradesh University recruitment are:

  • Fill in the application form
  • Appear for the Written exam
  • After clearing the written exam, the final step is the interview.

How to pay for the HPU jobs application form

To apply for the HPU jobs, the candidates have to fill in an application form and has to make the required payment. The candidate can make this payment online by using various modes of payment. Some of the popular modes of payments that are accepted by HPU for the requested applications for the jobs are:

  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Netbanking

The candidates must have to fill the application form and make the payments on or before the end date of accepting the applications.

HPU University Jobs Application fees

The application fees for different categories of jobs in Himachal Pradesh University is mentioned below:

Serial No. Category Fees
 1 General Category, including Physically Handicapped, Ex-Servicemen of HP, Relived from Defence Services on their own request  INR 2000
 2 E.W.S, SC, ST, OBC, BPL of Himachal Pradesh, Including SC, ST, OBS Ex-Servicemen of HP relived on their request before their tenure.  INR 1000
 3  Ex-Servicemen of Himachal Pradesh, who are relived from Defence Services after completion of Normal Tenure Zero Fees

Eligibility Criteria and Educational Qualification for HPU Jobs

The basic qualification that is required to apply for a job at Himachal Pradesh University is having a Masters’s Degree in a particular subject. Doctoral Degree may also be a requirement for few posts. For most of the faculty jobs in HPU, the minimal qualification is Masters’s Degree. As the Himachal Pradesh University is affiliated with University Grants Commission(UGC), Delhi, so the qualification for these jobs is as per the rules of UGC which can be checking in more detail at the official website i.e www.ugc.ac.in.

Age limit for Himachal Pradesh University Vacancies 2021

The age limit varies for different posts. There is also age relaxation of few years depending on the Category i.e OBC, SC/ST.

When the notification and advertisement for any job in Himachal Pradesh University are released, then all the information about Age limit is mentioned there. So the exact information of the age limit for any vacancy in HPU can be found in the particular notification.

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