HPPSC Principal (College Cadre) Recruitment 2023 | 25 Posts | Apply Online | How to Apply | Selection Process

04 January, 2023
Last Date - 27th January 2023
Job Location : Himachal Pradesh
Recruiting Agency : HPPSC Shimla
Job Category : Government Job
Job Profile : Principal
Required Qualifications : Master Degree
Application Mode : ONLINE
Form Link to Apply : Apply Now
Notification File: Official Notification Link
Last Date to Submit : 27th January 2023
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HP Principal (College Cadre) Recruitment 2023 | 25 Posts | Apply Online | How to Apply | Selection Process:

Online Recruitment Applications (ORA*) are invited from desirous and eligible candidates for recruitment to 25 (UR = 14, UR Ex-SM=04, S.C. of H.P. = 04, S.T. of H.P. =01 and O.B.C. of H.P. = 02), posts of Principal (College Cadre), Class-I (Gazetted) (on regular basis) in the pay scale of (Rs. 37400-67000 +10000 G.P.) in the Department of Higher Education, H.P. through ORA, which shall be available on the Commission’s website www.hppsc.hp.gov.in/hppsc.


HP Principal (College Cadre) Recruitment 2023 Important Details:

Name of PostsPrincipal (College Cadre)
Number of Posts25, UR = 14, UR Ex-SM=04, S.C. of H.P. = 04, S.T. of H.P. =01 and O.B.C. of H.P. = 02
QualificationMaster Degree
Pay ScaleRs. 37400-67000 +10000 G.P.
Age Limit18 to 45 Years
Application ModeOnline
Last DateJanuary 26, 2023
HP Principal (College Cadre) Recruitment 2023 Eligibility Conditions:
Essential Qualification(s)
  • A Master’s Degree with atleast 55%marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed by a recognized University.

      HP Principal (College Cadre) Recruitment 2023 Application Fee :

      1.General Category {including General Physically Disabled, i.e. Orthopedically disabled, Deaf & Dumb, Hearing impaired/ Economic Weaker Section (EWS)/ W.F.F. of HP/ Ex-Servicemen of HP relieved from Defence Services on their own request before completion of normal tenure, General wards of ExSM of H.P., i.e. Dependent sons of Ex-SM of H.P.}Rs. 400/-
      2.Candidates of Other States (including reserved category(s) candidates of other states)Rs. 400/-
      3.S.C. of H.P. /S.T. of H.P. /O.B.C. of H.P./ EWS (Covered under BPL)/ (including S.C. /S.T. /O.B.C. Ex-Servicemen of H.P. relieved from Defence Services on their own requests before completion of normal tenure and SC/ ST/ OBC wards of Ex-SM of H.P., i.e. Dependent sons of Ex-SM of H.P.)Rs. 100/-
      4.Ex-Servicemen of H.P. (Ex-Servicemen, who are relieved from Defence Services after completion of normal tenure)/ Blind/Visually Impaired of H.P./Female Candidates.No Fee


      HP Principal (College Cadre) Recruitment 2023 IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS:-
      1. The candidates must read instructions carefully, which are available on website of the Commission before applying for the post(s) concerned.
      2. Date for determining eligibility of all candidates in respect of essential qualification(s) and experience, if any, etc., shall be the prescribed closing date for submission of Online Recruitment Applications (ORA).
      3. The candidates should possess requisite essential qualification(s) prescribed for the post(s) for which he/she wants to apply as on closing date for submission of Online Recruitment Applications (ORA) on the website www.hppsc.hp.gov.in/hppsc.
      4. The candidates must establish their eligibility in respect of category, experience, age and essential qualification(s) etc. as mentioned in the advertisement by uploading copies of certificates of essential qualification, Matriculation certificate as age proof, category certificate and experience certificate (where required) to avoid rejection of their candidature after the closing date.
      5. The benefit of reservation for various post(s) will be admissible only to the candidates, who are bonafide residents of Himachal Pradesh in respect of categories, viz., Scheduled Caste (S.C.),Scheduled Tribe (S.T.), Other Backward Classes (O.B.C.), Economically Weaker Section (E.W.S.), Ex-Servicemen, Ward of Freedom Fighter (W.F.F.), and Persons with benchmark disabilities Loco motor Disabled / Visually Impaired / Hearing Impaired) etc.
      6. Category once claimed shall be treated final and no representation / correspondence will be entertained in this regard except under exceptional circumstances & subject to decision of the Commission.
      7. The reserved category candidates belonging to other States will be treated as GENERAL CATEGORY CANDIDATES and the benefit of reservation and fee concession will not be admissible to such candidates.
      8. Number of post(s) is/are tentative and may increase or decrease from time to time.
      9. No in service (regular service) candidate will be interviewed unless he / she bring N.O.C. from the concerned employer.
      10. Examination fees once paid will not be refunded.
      11. Disputes, if any, shall be subject to Court jurisdiction at Shimla.
      12. The candidates are required to upload the requisite documents on the OTRS portal.
      13. In cases where the number of eligible candidates for recruitment to the post(s) advertised by the Commission is inordinately large, the Commission may limit /shortlist the number of eligible candidates to be called for personality test(s) by subjecting them to either Computer Based Screening Test (objective-type) or Offline Screening Test (objective) of Two hours duration. Marks obtained in the Screening Test are only meant to short list the number of candidates for personality test(s) and are in no way to be presumed by the candidates as being their merit for final selection.


      HP Principal (College Cadre) Recruitment 2023 List of documents to be uploaded on the OTRS portal by the candidate:-
      1. Matriculation certificate for age proof.
      2. Degree certificate along with Marks Sheets of all years / Consolidated mark sheet in support of Educational Qualifications.
      3. Experience certificate(s) wherever required.
      4. Valid category certificate(s) in support of their eligibility, if any, viz., S.C., S.T., O.B.C., E.W.S., Ex- Servicemen along with discharge book, Ward of Ex. Servicemen, WFF and Persons with benchmark disabilities etc. All these certificates along with undertaking wherever required, should be on Performa prescribed by the Government of H.P. from time to time. Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes Certificates should be in accordance with the instructions of the Govt. issued vide letter No. PER (AP)-C-F(10)-4/2010 dated 5th August, 2019.
      5. Bonafide Himachali Certificate in case of reserved category candidates.
      6. Candidates applying under EWSs category will have to submit either Income & Asset Certificate‟ or valid BPL Certificate countersigned by B.D.O. along with non-SC/ST/OBC certificate issued by the competent authority on the format prescribed by H.P. Government vide letter No. PER (AP)-C-B(12)- 1/2019 dated 11th June, 2019.


      HP Principal (College Cadre) Recruitment 2023 HOW TO APPLY:-
      Detailed instructions for filling up Online Recruitment Applications (ORA) are available on the website of the Commission. The candidate should adhere to following points:-
      1.Desirous/ eligible candidates must have to apply online through official website of the Commission i.e. http://www.hppsc.hp.gov.in/hppsc . Applications received through any other mode would not be accepted and will be rejected straightway.
      2.The candidates should exercise due care while entering their Mobile Numbers and e-mail IDs in the Online Recruitment Applications (ORA) for immediate intimation with regard to their application.
      3.The desirous & eligible candidate shall visit the official website of the Commission (http://www.hppsc.hp.gov.in/hppsc ) and click on the link “Apply Online” on the Home Page. The candidate will register and create his/ her profile on „One Time Registration‟ and after logging into his/ her account in OTR. the list of advertisements will be displayed to the candidate on dashboard. Candidate will apply for a particular post through portal. The application of the candidate will be submitted only after uploading of requisite documents as per advertisement. Before submission of application the candidate will be shown the preview of uploaded documents and he/ shall give an undertaking/ declaration that:- “It is certified that I have checked the preview of all the requisite uploaded documents and I am satisfied that documents are legible, readable and true. That I shall not object to rejection of my candidature based on the sole reason of uploaded documents being non readable/ poor quality of scanning.” Online Recruitment Application once submitted shall not be allowed any change.
      4.No representation / correspondence will be entertained against final rejection of candidature.