Azim Premji University was established in Karnataka by the Azim Premji University Act 2010 as a not-for-profit University and is recognized by The University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2F.

The beginnings of the University are in the learning and experience of a decade of work in elementary education by the Azim Premji Foundation. The University was founded as one of the key responses to the constraints and challenges that the Foundation encountered both within and in the environment, and as part of a larger strategy to contribute to the Education and Development sectors in the country.

Azim Premji University India
Apr 10, 2018
Job - Full time
AzimPremji University invites applications for Faculty positions in the area of Teacher Education We invite you to join our faculty in the area of Teacher Education Azim Premji University was established in 2010 by the Azim Premji Foundation. The Foundation works extensively with the public school systems in many states in India, with a clear purpose - to contribute to a just equitable, humane and sustainable society. The University supports Education and related fields of human development through its programmes of study that prepare professionals with integrity, competence and social commitment. Our research programmes contribute to knowledge relevant to these fields. The University offers a liberal undergraduate degree in the Sciences, Economics and Humanities and postgraduate degrees in the fields of Education, Development, Public Policy and Law & Development. Our Undergraduate (B.Sc.B.Ed) and Postgraduate programmes (M.Ed) in Teacher Education will start in 2018. We invite Teacher Educators who resonate with the purpose of the University and are keen to contribute to the design, development and delivery of our Teacher Education programmes to join us as faculty. We are particularly interested in candidates who have prior experience of working with Teacher Education institutions. Applicants without experience but meeting the qualifications are also encouraged to apply Qualifications and Academic Record: Qualifications for all positions will be as per the applicable National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) norms. M.A. or M.Sc. (Psychology, Sociology, Political Science, History, Geography, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English) with minimum 55% marks. M.Ed with minimum 55% marks. NET qualification / PhD in Education is mandatory. Application Process Please email us the following documents: Covering letter indicating the position, subject area of your interest and professional statement of purpose Curriculum Vitae Three samples of publication/writing Completed Information Summary Sheet Click ''Apply Now" to download  Information Summary Sheet  that you can mail in as an attachment Please send in the above documents by e-mail to  facultypositions@apu.edu.in