Central University of Odisha Recruitment Guest Faculty & Library Trainee (Walk in Interview)

Central University of Odisha Recruitment Guest Faculty & Library Trainee (Walk in Interview).

Central University of Odisha, Koraput

(Established Under the Central Universities Act, 2009)

Cuo/Admn./EGF/116                                                                                                                              Date: 04-07-2022


The Central University of Odisha, Koraput invites eligible candidates to Walk-in-Interview for empanelment of Guest Faculty and Library Trainee for one Semester for the Academic Session 2022-23.

For details of educational qualifications, terms and conditions and schedule of interview candidates may visit the University website www.cuo.ac.in

The educational qualifications, terms and conditions prescribed for empanelment of Guest Faculty are as follows:

Essential Qualifications:

  1. (For subjects other than Business Administration and Education)
    1. A Master’s degree with 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point-scale wherever the grading system is followed) in a concerned/relevant/allied subject from an Indian University, or an equivalent degree from an accredited foreign University.
    1. Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidates must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC or the CSIR, or a similar test like SLET/SET accredited by the UGC.
    1. Area of Specialization:
Sl.NoSubject/ DepartmentArea of specialization
1AnthropologyPhysical/ Biological Anthropology/Socio-cultural Anthropology/ Archaeological Anthropology
2EconomicsAdvance Economics/ Computer Applications in Economics/ Mathematical Economics/ Development Economics
5MathematicsMathematics and Physics
6SanskritSahitya, Byakarana and Darshan
7SociologyIndian Society/Sociology of Tribal Society/ Family Marriage & Kinship/ & Research Methodology
  • For Business Administration:
  1. First class or equivalent Master Degree in Business Administration or equivalent degree
  2. 2 years professional experience after acquiring master’s degree


Ph.D. degree obtained from a foreign University/Institution with a ranking among top 500 in the World University Ranking (at any time) by any one of the following:

(a) Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) (b) Times Higher Education (THE) (c) Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) of the Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Shanghai).

  1. Area of Specialization:
Business ManagementHuman Resource, Marketing/ Finance and Business Statistics/Managerial Economics/ Entrepreneurship Development/ International Business
  • For Education:

The minimum educational qualification shall be on the basis of NCTE and UGC qualifications.

Sl. NoSpecializationEducational Qualification
1Curriculum and Pedagogic                          Course: Physical SciencePostgraduate degree in Physical Science (Physics/ Chemistry) with minimum 55% marks; and M.Ed. degree from a recognized university with minimum 55% marks.
2Curriculum and Pedagogic Course: Biological SciencePostgraduate      degree      in                           Biological Science (Botany/Zoology)    with minimum 55% marks; and M.Ed. degree from a recognized university with minimum 55% marks.
3Physical EducationMaster of Physical Education (M.P.Ed.) with minimum 55% marks. (Training/qualification in yoga education shall be desirable)
4Visual ArtsPostgraduate   degree   in    Fine   Arts                        (MFA)   with minimum 55% marks.

Besides fulfilling above qualifications (Sl. No. 1 & Sl. No. 2) above candidate should have cleared National Eligibility Test (NET) in the relevant subject conducted by the UGC/CSIR or any other agency accredited by the UGC.

General Applicability:

  1. A relaxation of 5% shall be given (From 55% to 50% of the marks) at the Master’s Degree level for the SC/ST & differently-abled categories.
    1. The superannuated teachers will also be considered for empanelment as Guest Faculty subject to maximum age of 70 (seventy) years.
  1. The qualification for Guest Faculty shall be at par with the minimum qualification for Assistant Professors of Universities in UGC Regulations, 2018.

Other Terms and conditions:

  1. Engaged Guest Faculty shall be paid an honorarium of ₹ 1500/- per lecture subject to maximum of ₹ 50,000/- per month.
    1. The Guest Faculty shall be engaged on purely temporary basis for one Semester for the Academic Session 2022-23; likely to be extended for another semester on satisfactory performance. However, the engagement will be terminated on the joining of a regular faculty in between.
    1. The Guest Faculty shall not be given the benefit of allowances, pension, gratuity and leave etc. as admissible to the regular teachers.
    1. The services of t h e Guest Faculty m a y be terminated without notice if found unsatisfactory. Under n o circumstances, candidate can claim any right for permanent position.
    1. Candidates are required to submit 3 sets of filled in Application (see prescribed format) for submission and scrutiny at the time of Interview.
    1. Candidates may use extra page for further important information, if any.
    1. Documents (original) in support of age, category, and educational qualifications etc. must be produced for verification at the time of interview.
    1. Incomplete applications will be rejected.
    1. No TA/DA is admissible for appearing the Walk-in-Interview.
    1. Before turning up for interview, candidates are requested to visit the University website for further updates, if any.


Candidates seeking empanelment for Guest Faculty positions are required to appear in the subject- wise walk-in- interview on the date, time and venue as mentioned below:

Sl. NoSubjectDate of InterviewTimeVenue
1Anthropology14-07-202209.30 AM – 11.30 AM  University Guest House, Sunabeda, Koraput – 763004
2Business Management14-07-202211.45 AM – 01.30 PM
3Economics14-07-202202.00 PM – 03.45 PM
4Education14-07-202204.00 PM – 06.00 PM
5English15-07-202209.30 AM – 11.30 AM
6Hindi15-07-202211.45 AM – 01.30 PM
7Mathematics15-07-202202.00 PM – 03.30 PM    University Guest House, Sunabeda, Koraput – 763004
8Sanskrit15-07-202204.00 PM – 06.00 PM
9Sociology16-07-202209.30 AM – 11.30 AM
10Statistics16-07-202211.45 AM – 01.30 PM
11Physics16-07-202202.00 PM – 03.00 PM
12Library Trainee16-07-202203.00 PM – 05.00 PM

Central University of Odisha, Koraput

(Established Under the Central Universities Act, 2009)

Ref. No.: CUO/REC/NT/Advt./01/2022                                                                                                              Date:04.07.2022

Library Professional Trainees Walk-In-Interview

The Central Library of Central University of Odisha requires dynamic, tech-savvy, and committed fresh Post Graduates in Library & Information Science from recognized Indian universities to serve as Library Professional Trainees purely on a temporary basis for one year.

PostLibrary     Professional     Trainees                 (purely temporary)
DurationOne year from date of Joining
Essential QualificationMasters in Library & Information Science (M.L.I.Sc) or equivalent with First Class.
Desirable ExperienceKnowledge of computers, IT Applications in Libraries, Library Management System.
Age LimitNot exceeding 26 years as on the date of walk-in-interview. Relaxation for different categories will be applicable as per Govt. of India rules. (i.e. upto age of 29 years for OBC category candidates, 31 years for SC/ST category candidates)
RemunerationConsolidated stipend of Rs. 15,000/- per month
Nature of TraineeshipLearn while work on different functions & services of the libraries of Transit and Main Campuses. The selected candidates will work from Monday- Saturday (six days a week) and be ready to work in different shifts, weekends and holidays on rotation basis.
SelectionSelection of candidates will be based on their consistent good academic record, performance in the written test, trade/practical test and personal interview.
Date of InterviewTime of InterviewVenue
16-07-202203.00 PM – 05.00 PMCentral University of Odisha, MAIN Campus, PO-NAD, Sunabeda, Koraput – 763 004, Odisha

General Instructions:

  1. The candidates must be a citizen of India.
  2. No candidate may be entertained if, he/ she reports after the above mentioned timing of the reporting.
  3. There will be written test to shortlist the candidates and only those who will qualify the written test, as per the decision of competent authority, will be shortlisted for trade/ practical test followed by Interview.
  4. Please note that this purely a temporary post and appearance in the Walk-In-Interview (written test, trade/practical & interview) and selection thereafter, does not entitle for any claim what-so-ever or permanency on the regular establishment of Central University of Odisha.
  5. The candidates who fulfill the above qualifications/ experience exact skill set as mentioned should report for written test, trade/practical test & Interview at above venue.
  6. Candidates should bring formal application in prescribed format (available on university website) along with latest Bio-data having complete information regarding educational qualification indicating percentage of marks of each examination passed, details of work experience etc. and a recent passport size colour photograph, along with Original and Self attested photocopies of certificates (academic & professional). The Application Form is available on the University website, link www.cuo.ac.in.
  7. University reserve the right to fill up the post, not to fill up the post or cancel the advertisement in whole or partly without assigning any reason. The university will also reserve the right to place reasonable limit on the total number of candidates to be called for written test/interview.
  8. No correspondence whatsoever will be entertained from the candidates regarding the conduct and result of written test, trade/ practical test & interview and the reasons for not being called for written test, trade/ practical test &interview.
  9. No TA/DA will be paid to the candidates for attending the written test & interview.
Q. How many central universities are there in Odisha?

Ans: There is only one central university in Odisha (Central University of Orissa).

Q. Is Central University of Odisha good?

Ans: It is the best university in Odisha than other universities.

Q. How can I get admission in Central University?

Ans: CUET 2022 Admission Process
Step 1: Fill CUET Application Form.
Step 2: Download CUET Admit Card.
Step 3: Appear for CUET Exam.
Step 4: Check CUET Result.
Step 5: Appear for CUET Counselling.

Q. Is there UG courses in Central University?

Ans: Central University of Karnataka UG Admissions 2022. The Central University of Karnataka offers B.Sc, BBA, BA in the field of Arts, Science, and Business Studies under its UG curiculum.

Q. Is Utkal University a Central University?

Ans: Utkal University is a public university in Bhubaneswar, Khordha, Odisha, and is the oldest university in the state, and the 17th-oldest university in India. It is a teaching-cum-affiliating university.

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