Gujarat National Law University Gandhinagar, Gujarat

(Advertisement Reference No.: GNLU/RP-01/2023, Dated 17/05/2023)

  • Post                 Assistant Librarian
  • No of post      01 UR
  • Pay                 Academic Level 10 (₹ 57,700-1,82,400)



(i) A Master’s Degree in Library Science, Information Science or Documentation Science or an equivalent professional degree, with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point-scale, wherever the grading system is followed).

(ii) A consistently good academic record, with knowledge of computerisation of a library.

(iii) Besides fulfilling the above qualifications, the candidate must have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET), conducted by the UGC or CSIR, or a similar test accredited by the UGC, like SLET/ SET or who are or have been awarded a Ph.D. 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: Provided that the, candidates registered for the Ph.D. degree prior to July 11, 2009, shall be governed by the provisions of the then existing Ordinances/ Bye-laws/ Regulations of the Institutions awarding the degree, and such Ph.D. candidates shall be exempted from the requirement of NET/SLET/SET for recruitment and appointment of Assistant Professor or equivalent positions in Universities/ Colleges/ Institutions, subject to the fulfillment of the following conditions:- (a) The Ph.D. degree of the candidate has been awarded in regular mode; (b) The Ph.D. thesis has been evaluated by at least two external examiners; (c) Open Ph.D. viva voce of the candidate has been conducted; (d) The candidate has published two research papers from his/ her Ph.D. work out of which at least one is in a refereed journal; (e) The candidate has presented atleast two (02) research papers based on his/her Ph.D. work in conferences/seminars sponsored / funded / supported by the UGC / ICSSR / CSIR or any similar agency.

Note: (i) The fulfilment of these conditions is to be certified by the Registrar or the Dean (Academic Affairs) of the University concerned. (ii) NET/ SLET/ SET shall also not be required for candidates in such Master’s Programmes for which NET/ SLET/ SET is not conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/ SET. 


How to apply

The application in the prescribed format along with DD (Demand Draft) and the relevant supporting documents should reach “The Registrar, Gujarat National Law University, Attalika Avenue, Knowledge Corridor, Koba, Gandhinagar, Gujarat-382426, India” by 5:00 PM on or before 06th June, 2023. The application form must be sent through Indian Post (Registered Post or Speed Post)/Courier. Application form submitted in person will not be accepted by the University. 

The envelope should be superscribed as “Application for the post of “………………….” for GNLU-Gandhinagar.