Careers at Chanakya

Chanakya University embodies the spirit of being seen as a vibrant ‘ Knowledge Create, Knowledge Gain, Knowledge Share’ movement. The objective is to promote learning, growth and personal development as integral parts of our work culture.  We would like to take this opportunity to invite talented individuals to join this extensive Knowledge Movement where equal emphasis and priority is placed both teaching and non-teaching personnel since we believe that every person in the University is an educator. Our core focus lies in enriching knowledge and fostering progression of our esteemed staff members. We have a dedicated Human Resources Support mechanism that fosters personalized interactions as a matter of routine. For a fulfilling career we encourage you to reach out to us at Below are the list of our currently available positions and we eagerly await your application and the opportunity to welcome you into our dynamic knowledge-driven community.

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Corporate Communications Click here to see the list of openings

This position is CU’s main source for internal and external communications online, in print, in person and in the media with a high degree of creativity and latitude.  The person in charge will work as an integral member of the CU team responsible for the management of the communications output for the University.  This position collaborates with all departments to ensure the proper organization of communication, establish consistent messaging content, to achieve brand consistency, as well as the highest standards of excellence for external communications related to CU. 

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement marketing communication plans for the University.
  • Co-ordinate with the design and content team to develop new or enhance existing marketing collateral.
  • Generate new ideas to build brand profile and awareness.
  • Manage Social Media engagement working with student councils, faculty, and leadership.
  • Identify and promote key promotion messaging that supports outreach efforts.
  • Work closely with the CU Admissions & Outreach team and support with communication for all student-related events.
  • Provide support to departments when writing press releases and advertising materials for special projects and events.
  • Support with communication pieces for all external activities like conferences, events and workshops
  • Support corporate communications requirements like announcements and updates. 
  • To anchor the external communication – social media, website, newsletter, press and media coverage and other collateral.
  • Coordinate with the PR agency whenever required.
  • Respond to communications-related issues in a timely manner.
  • Any other task as assigned by the reporting manager from time-to-time.

Skills Required

  • Experience in marketing communications
  • Ability to strategize and write across mediums, specifically digital content.
  • Competent understanding of the digital marketing space
  • Strong understanding of target audience segmentation for communication
  • Experience in the Education Sector is desired.

Qualifications Required

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Marketing / Design or any discipline from a recognized University/Institute
  • Preference would be given to candidates having at least 5 years of experience in a similar profile with a reputed University / Higher Educational Institution/ Related Industry

Teaching at Chanakya

Teaching at Chanakya University offers a fulfilling and intellectually stimulating career path that will contribute to your professional growth and personal satisfaction.

  1. Intellectual Stimulation : At Chanakya University, you will have abundant opportunities to engage in stimulating intellectual discussions with both students and colleagues. These interactions not only provide multiple academic perspectives that will open up newer avenues for knowledge gain and pave the way for career advancement.
  2. Mentorship Opportunities : Mentoring students to succeed is a remarkable accomplishment and a driving force for faculty members. At Chanakya University, student mentoring lies at the heart of our academic approach. Aligned to the principles of National Education Policy (NEP) 20202, our faculty members play a pivotal role in preparing students for life beyond academics. This responsibility broadens one’s own knowledge base and will empower you to employ innovative pedagogies that foster both career and life readiness amongst students.
  3. Access to Resources : As a faculty member, you will have access to a wide range of resources to support your professional development. These resources include libraries, laboratories, digital data bases, open-source academic journal and research papers. Such access acts as a catalyst for career advancement, enabling you to expand your knowledge and pursue research in diverse areas.
  4. Exposure to newer cultures : Chanakya University is a vibrant multi-cultural institution, welcoming students and staff from various geographies. Being a part of our University community exposes you to the diverse cultures and traditions. This enriching experience offers a sense of reward and satisfaction as you learn new skills and explore different facets of unfamiliar cultures. 

Teaching at Chanakya University provides you a platform for personal growth, professional development and making a meaningful impact on the lives of students. We invite passionate educators like you to join our esteemed faculty and contribute to our knowledge-driven community.

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Professor/ Associate Professor/Assistant Professor with specialization in

School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Psychology- Counselling/Clinical, Organizational/Industrial
  • Applied Economics
  • Journalism & Media Studies
  • Sociology
  • Political Science
  • International Relations
  • Philosophy
  • Social Work
  • Anthropology
  • English
  • Sanskrit
  • Hindi
  • Kannada

School of Commerce and Management

  • Accounting 
  • Taxation
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • FinTech
  • Business Analytics
  • Banking & Insurance
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Strategy
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • Aviation

School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

  • Computer Science- DBMS, Computer Network
  • Cloud & Mobile Computing
  • Cyber Security & Digital Forensics
  • Physics- Electronics, Theoretical Physics
  • Mathematics- Algebra, Number Theory, Topology, Real Analysis
  • Data Science- Statistics (ISI)
  • Informatics- Bio Informatics, Geo Informatics & Eco Informatics
  • Computational Studies
  • AI
  • ML

School of Public Policy and Legal Studies

  • Constitutional Law
  • Cyber Laws
  • International Law
  • Family Law
  • ADR
  • Public Policy

 School of Education

  • Curriculum studies
  • Pedagogy & Assessment, Educational Technology
  • Educational Leadership
  • Teacher development
  • Educational Research
  • NEP
  • NCF

We are an unconventional university who rate work and passion at par with certificates and CVs! We would also love to hear from independent researchers, field experts and corporate alumni who dream of evolving the pedagogy to empower our youth!