Do you aspire to show at a university or a college?
Since humans started learning about life, we’ve been witnessing the teacher’s contribution to the present world. The youth always get the right directions under the guidance of good and respectable Teachers or Professors. Teaching is both art and science. Teaching is conceptual and intellectual, creative, and sequential. Becoming a professor is often a tricky task. But, you’ll attain your goal if you retain a thought and follow the stages one by one.
The duties of a professor are just not limited to classroom teaching but also handles other responsibilities associated with supervising, keeping records, monitoring, etc. Prepare lectures, syllabus, and labs for his or her classes.
In order to be a professor, one must have some personality traits that complement the post. Candidate should be enthusiastic about teaching, good communication skill, problem-solving ability, confidence in his/her subject, desire to be told new things, etc.
Here’s a video on top 10 qualities of a great teacher–
To become a professor you are required to take a few competitive exams:-
UGC NET is that the common test conducted by NTA and therefore the foremost step to becoming a professor. After getting the UGC NET Certificate for Lectureship candidates can apply for the professor’s posts in UGC approved colleges and universities across the country. The UGC NET exam is conducted in three sessions. Candidates have to qualify all the papers so as to be awarded JRF or the post of professor.
CSIR- NET is a national level exam, which conducted by the National Testing Agency. The exam is conducted within the field of Science – Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences. The exam is conducted to test the eligibility of the candidates to use for the Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) or Lectureship (LS).
Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering is another All India Competitive exam to pursue a PhD or M Phil from IISc and IITs. After completing respective degrees, students get an opportunity to be a professor at IITs, NITs, and other top Engineering Schools of India.
SLET is additionally conducted by University Grant Commission. By clearing SLET, you’ll be eligible to work with state-level colleges and universities.
As per the new guidelines, candidates can get an exemption from applying and qualifying NET Exam if they have a Ph.D. Degree.
A professor is often leveled up. A professor can go up to the post of Senior professor, professor of eminence, director, pro-vice-chancellor, vice-chancellor, Chancellor. Professores enjoy a decent salary package usually the monthly salary of a professor lies between Rs 40000-Rs 90000. Professors of IIT, IIM, AIIMS, BITs get the best payments of all other institutions.
A great professor considers his student’s success as a reflection of his own. He will not remain indifferent in the case of continuous poor exam results but will do as much as possible to overcome such a situation.
“ GOOD TEACHERS ARE THE REASON WHY ORDINARY STUDENTS DREAM TO DO EXTRAORDINARY THINGS”