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Commission Circular No: 723

12th December 1997

Vice-Chancellors of Universities,
Rectors of Campuses,
Directors of Institutes.


Further to Commission Circular No.721 of 21.11.1997.

The University Grants Commission has approved the following schemes of recruitment for the posts of Associate Professor/Professor/Senior Professor in the University System :-

12. Associate Professor (All Faculties) :B-02 -By Merit promotion
13. Associate Professor (All Faculties) :B-02 - By Advertisement
14. Professor (All Faculties) :B-01 - By Merit promotion
15. Professor (All Faculties) :B-01(a) By Advertisement
16 Senior Professor (All Faculties) :B-01 (a )- By Normal Promotion

The details of the schemes of recruitment and the marking scheme are annexed herewith.

These schemes of recruitment will come into effect from 01 January 1998 and will replace all previous schemes of recruitment approved in respect of the posts of Associate Professor/Professor/Senior Professor.

The Universities/Institutes may take action to effect promotions/fill vacancies in the above posts in terms of the provisions of these schemes of recruitment.

(Prof. S. Tilakaratna-Chairman )


  • Chairman/UGC
  • Vice-Chairman/UGC
  • Members of the UGC
  • Secretary/UGC
  • Deans of Faculties
  • Registrars of Universites
  • Financial Controller/UGC
  • Bursars of Universities
  • Librarians/SAL/AL of the Higher Educational Institutions / Institutes
  • Snr. Asst.Registrars/Asst.Registrars of HEIs/Campuses
  • Snr. Asst.Bursars/Asst.Bursars of HEI/Campuses
  • Chief Internal Auditor/UGC
  • Govt. Audit Super intendents of Universities
  • Snr. Asst.Int. Auditors/Asst.Int.Auditors of HEIs
  • Secretaries of Trade Unions
  • Auditor-General


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