5, Mahapalika Marg, Mumbai – 400 001.



PRINCIPAL from September, 2018


The above post is open to all, however candidates from any category can apply for the post.

Reservation for women will be as per University Circular No. BCC/16/74/1998, dated 10 th
March 1998, and disabled persons will be as per University Circular No. Special
Cell/ICC/2017-18/05, dated 13 th June, 2017.

Candidates having knowledge of Marathi will be preferred.

The pay-scale for the post of Principal are as prescribed by the UGC, Government of Maharashtra & University of Mumbai from time to time. 

The required minimum qualifications for the post of Principal are as follows:-

  1. The appointment for the post of Principal is a tenure post of five years or till the age of superannuation whichever is earlier
  2. A Master’s Degree with at least 55% marks (or equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) by a recognized University.
  3. A Ph.D. Degree in concerned/allied/relevant discipline(s) in the institution concerned with evidence of published work and research guidance.
  4. Associate Professor or Professor with a total experience of fifteen years of teaching/research/administration in Universities, Colleges and other institutions of higher education.
  5. A minimum score of 400 as stipulated in the Academic Performance Indicator (API) based Performance Based Appraisal System (PBAS).

The selected candidate shall be provided with rent-free accommodation or HRA as admissible.

A relaxation of 5% may be provided at the graduate and master’s level for the Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe/Differently-able (Physically and visually differently-abled) categories for the purpose of eligibility and for assessing good academic record during direct recruitment to teaching positions. The eligibility marks of 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible, based on only the qualifying marks without including any grace mark procedures.

A relaxation of 5% may be provided from 55% to 50% of the marks to the Ph.D. Degree holders, who have obtained their Master’s Degree prior to 19th September, 1991. 

Applicants who are already employed must send their application through proper channel.  Applicants are required to account for breaks if any in their academic career.  The details of the qualification, pay-scale & allowance will be supplied on request from applicants.



  • Prescribed Application Form for a Principal’s position at St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous), Mumbai is given below in WORD DOCUMENT for convenience of candidates who wish to apply.
  • Please download the prescribed Application Form for the Principal’s post as mentioned above and send us a hard copy of the duly filled in forms with the required documents/certificates by speed post, courier or by hand addressed to “The Secretary, St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous), 5, Mahapalika Marg, Mumbai – 400 001” so as to reach the College by 21 June 2018.
  • Please do not send us soft copy of the application form and/or C.V. and other documents as attachments by email.


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