Candidates from all streams can choose to become a professor
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A professor teaches a specific stream at a University or College. They are experts in their specialized field with a minimum of post-graduation in the same. Professors also conduct research and publish papers in reputed journals.
In addition to teaching the allotted courses, they also contribute to the curriculum planning and development and support and guide their students in conducting research.
On an average, an assistant professor can earn anywhere between Rs 16000-40,000/month in India. A professor can earn between Rs 38000-68,000/month.
Apart from that, a college professor gets paid summer, winter and autumn holidays. Some colleges offer accommodation to their teaching staff within the campus. Some of the other perks include conveyance and medical facilities.