Vikash Sharma

The University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi has invited online applications for engagement of Legal Consultants on contract basis for a tenure of one year extendable upto three years.

As per the advertisement, the last date for online submission of application is June 21, 2022.


Legal Consultant: 4 posts

Location : New Delhi

Eligibility Criteria: The applicant should have a degree in Law from a recognized university in India with minimum six years of practicing experience at Bar/ have been a legal consultant to Government/Higher Education Institutions/ Government Agencies/ Regulatory Authorities etc.


Retired Law officers/ judges with minimum six years of experience during active service.

Remuneration: Rs. 60,000 to Rs. 70,000 (Remuneration will be fixed and will be subject to T.D.S. as per rules).

Job Profile:

May Involve all or some of the following roles:

- Assist the Commission in dealing with Legal matters including documentation, assistance in empanelment of advocates, briefing advocate, verification and vetting of legal opinions, drafting of counter affidavits and giving opinion and overseeing the work of legal bureau etc.

For other details, visit the UGC website. Click here for the notification