ICSSR Indian Council of Social Science Research- Deputy Director posts

Indian Council of Social Science Research is a council in India which promotes research in the field of social sciences. It was established in 1969 as an autonomous body under Government of India with their office in New Delhi. The main objective of the programme is to support doctoral students to pursue and complete their research work and many more. Nowadays, ICCR announced a notification for the various posts of Deputy Director in their Department. The last date to apply for the eligible post is March 20, 2018.



PG(social science), Ph.D


Deputy Director

End Date

March 20, 2018



Age Limit

Max 50 years.

Job Location

New Delhi



Start Date

February 28, 2018

Educational Qualification


Name of the Post

Total no. of vacancies


Pay Scale

1 Director (Research)   03 Deputy Director (Research) with five years regular service in the ICSSR. Pay Range Rs.78800-209200
2 Director (Planning and Administration) 01  A graduate from a recognized university having considerable experience in administration and finance Pay Range Rs.78800-209200
3  Director (Documentation)  01 Second class Masters’ or Ph.D. degree in Social Sciences and Degree or diploma in Library Science Pay Range Rs.78800-209200
4 Deputy Director (Research) 08 Assistant Director (Research) with five years’ regular service in the Level-10 Pay Range Rs. 67700-208700 
5 Deputy Director (Documentation) 02 Documentation Officers with five years’ regular service in the Level-10 Pay Range Rs.67700-208700
6 Deputy Director (Publication) 01 A post-graduate degree in social sciences, preferably a Ph. D. with at least five years’ experience of editorial and production work. Pay Range Rs.67700-208700


How to apply

Interested Candidates can download their application form and can check the full notification from here: - http://icssr.org/adv/Adv%20Direct%20RecruitmentPromotionDeputationShort-term-Contract%20basis.htm.

Those who qualify the terms and conditions of ICSSR can send their Complete application form with dully filled with all columns and in the prescribed format, self-attested copies of certificates in proof of age, qualifications, experience etc. should reach the Administrative Officer, Indian Council of Social Science Research, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110067 in a sealed cover superscribing the “post applied for……..” latest by 20th March 2018.


Incomplete or fake application forms should be rejected by the management at any time.


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