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A variety of fulfilling career opportunities are available in the following areas. To apply, please refer to the instructions at the bottom of this page.

Field Institutions


Azim Premji University

Field Institutions

Azim Premji State and District InstitutesBack to top

Azim Premji Field Institutes manage and deliver programs, addressing the specific needs of the state or district. The Foundation is building a strong presence across states in India, to improve quality and equity of education at the grassroots. We work in the areas of teacher-education and education leadership and management. We need professionals who have understanding of Government schools, experience of designing capacity-building programs and facilitating workshops. These State and District level institutes are currently operational at Andhra Pradesh (Hyderabad, Medak), Bihar (Patna), Chhattisgarh (Raipur, Dhamtari), Karnataka (Bangalore, Mandya, North East Karnataka), Madhya Pradesh(Bhopal), Pondicherry, Rajasthan (Jaipur, Sirohi, Tonk, Rajasmand, Barmer) and Uttarakhand (Dehradun, Uttarkashi, Udham Singh Nagar, Kumaon).
Role Area Location
Teacher Educator Science, Mathematics, Social Studies
Languages - Hindi, Kannada, Tamil, English
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), Raipur, Dhamtari (Chhattisgarh), Dehradun, Kumaon, Uttarkashi, Udham Singh Nagar (Uttarakhand), Bangalore, Mandya, Yadgir, Gulbarga (Karnataka), Jaipur, Sirohi, Tonk, Rajasmand, Barmer (Rajasthan), Hyderabad, Medak (Andhra Pradesh), Patna (Bihar) and Pondicherry
Resource Person Education Leadership and Management Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Karnataka
Azim Premji SchoolsBack to top

Azim Premji Schools are set up to demonstrate good quality education at reasonable cost which will, in the long term, contribute to the groundswell of demand for quality education for all.
Our schools:
  • Serve students between Classes 1 to 6 as of now and planning to increase to 12th Class.
  • Follow appropriate curriculum to further the goals enshrined in the Constitution of India.
  • Affiliated to State Boards of Education.
  • Have the state language as the medium of instruction; students also learn English.
  • Encourage conceptual understanding, creativity and collaboration.
Role Area Location
School Principal School Tonk (Rajasthan)
School Teacher School Dhamtari (Chhattisgarh), Rudrapur (Uttarakhand) and Sirohi & Tonk (Rajasthan)


Knowledge Resource CentreBack to top

Knowledge Resource Centre is the knowledge management unit of the Foundation. It is currently organized into 4 work teams - Content Management Team creates and maintains online & face to face knowledge sharing platforms, Analytics & Informatics team works to increase the use of empirical evidence bases by providing access to refined & query-able data sets, Indigenous Knowledge and Language team works to increase all internal teams’ usage of non mainstream knowledge embodied in vernacular languages (academic and cultural) in both textual & non-textual forms, Library team works in all locations of APF to promote the culture of reading & knowledge assimilation among internal APF family & key stakeholders.
Role Area Location
Chief Librarian Bangalore
People FunctionBack to top
Role Area Location
HR Partner Talent Engagement Bangalore and Jaipur
Member Talent Acquisition
Leader Talent Engagement Bangalore

Azim Premji University

Faculty PositionsBack to top

We welcome applications from academicians in the areas indicated below with interest and experience in the fields of education and development. We also invite applications from practitioners in these fields. We are looking for people whose work reflects an underlying concern with equity, justice and sustainability.
Role Area Location
Faculty Positions Sociology, Psychology, Politics, Early Childhood Care and Education Philosophy, Economics, History, Science and Mathematics Bangalore
Academics & Pedagogy Back to top
The Academics and Pedagogy team at the Azim Premji University consists of members with expertise in different school subjects (Math, Science, Languages & Social Sciences) in addition to specialising in different areas within the domain of education like philosophy, sociology, history of education etc, curriculum studies, child learning and assessment. The team works with teachers, teacher educators, university students and educational administrators in design and delivery of training programmes on various subjects and levels, university certification courses, customized workshops and other type of engagements. The team also works on several initiatives like preparation of teaching learning materials, publications, digital resources and seminars, all targeted toward improving the quality of education our children receive.
Role Area Location
Subject Specialist Academics & Pedagogy - Language, Science, Mathematics, Social Science Bangalore
Research CentreBack to top
Role Area Location
Specialist Quantitative Research Bangalore
Specialist Qualitative Research Bangalore
Specialist Data Analytics Bangalore
Specialist Research Mentor Bangalore
Specialist Principal Investigator - Early Childhood Care and Education Bangalore

To apply for any of the roles specified above clickor email your resume to careers@azimpremjifoundation.org

For more information call (toll free): 1800 419 0201 (Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm)  


Advisory to all candidates
Please be advised that the Foundation does not solicit or accept any monies towards the recruitment or selection process at any stage. If you are approached with such a request, please report it to careers@azimpremjifoundation.org.