Appointing Authority : Karnataka Examination Authority
Post Name : Principal Grade-1 (UG)
Total No. of Posts : 310
Classification of posts
Number of Vacancies in the Statewide Group: 265
Number of Posts of Kalyan Karnataka Brinda : 45
Application Fee Details
Rs.5000 for general merit candidates.
Rs.5000 for category 2A, 2B, 3A, 3B candidates.
There is fee exemption for Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Category-1, Handicapped candidates. But a processing fee of Rs.2500 has to be paid.
Visit the official website address of Karnataka Examination Authority http://kea.kar.nic.in and apply through online only, using the link given in the recruitment section.
Starting Date to Apply Online : 16-12-2022
Last Date to Apply Online : 15-01-2023
Last date for payment of fee at e-post office : 17-01-2023
Eligibility for the post of Principal Grade-1
– Should have obtained PhD qualification from a duly established university.
– Should be a Professor / Associate Professor with aggregate experience of fifteen years as a full-time teaching staff in teaching or research or administration in any Government First Class College or Private Degree College affiliated to Karnataka Universities.
– Must have published at least 10 research articles in advanced research journals (pre-reviewed) or UGC listed journals.
– Must have 110 research marks as per UGC norms.
Age Eligibility: Should not exceed 55 years of age as on the last date for submission of applications to the examining authority.
Selection Procedure – Competitive Exam Details
The competitive exam will be conducted for 100 marks, 100 questions and duration of 2 hours. This will be an objective multiple choice paper.
A Kannada language test of 150 marks will be conducted compulsorily for candidates who have not studied Kannada as a language. Minimum 50 marks should be scored in this exam. Otherwise they will not be considered for the recruitment process. This question paper will be prepared with Kannada as the first language at SSLC level as the standard.
For notification, recruitment rules, other more information candidates click on the link below and read.