Applications are invited from highly qualified and well experienced Pakistani authors for National Curriculum Council.



Government of Pakistan

National Curriculum Council Secretariat, Ministry of Federal Education & Professional Training


Registration of Authors for Textbooks Development


National Curriculum Council, Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training, Government of Pakistan intends to invite applications from highly qualified and well experienced Pakistani authors of school textbooks as per eligibility criteria mentioned below for development of textbooks on Single National Curriculum (SNC) 2020 for grade Pre I-V in the following subjects:






Pre I to Grade V




Single National Curriculum 2020


Pre I to Grade V


Pre I to Grade V


Grade I to V

Religious Education (For Non-Muslims)

Grade I to V

General Knowledge

Grade I to III

General Science

Grade IV to V

Social Studies

Grade IV to V


Important instructions:

  • Authors will be selected from across Pakistan. The selected authors will have to attend textbook development meetings at Islamabad.
  • Interested authors should be at least second class Master Degree holder in the relevant subject with minimum 5 years of experience in textbooks writing at relevant level and subject.
  • Teaching experience at the relevant level will be preferred.
  • Interested authors in all subjects should be well versed with Microsoft Word/Inpage or they should have facility of a person well versed with Microsoft Word/Inpage.     
  • Short-listed authors will be invited for interview for final selection. No TA/DA will be admissible to the authors for attending the interview.
  • Selected authors will be paid one-time remuneration as per the policy of the Federal Government. No royalty of any kind will be admissible.
  • Textbook authors will submit their CV on prescribed format along with their previous work (two published textbooks) in the relevant subject and level (primary / ECCE). Format of CV may be downloaded from   here
  • Two textbooks submitted by the author will be evaluated on following criteria:


  • Physical presentation, layout and designing
  • Quality of content and language
  • Support for instruction and assessment
  • Student centeredness
  • Link to real life
  • Support for analytical, critical and creative thinking
  • Interactive activities and end of chapter questions
  • Inclusive and free from all types of biases
  • Logical sequencing of ideas


  • Application form (Separate for each subject) should reach the undersigned within fifteen days of the publication of this advertisement. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • For any query or question in this regard contact Mr. Suhail Bin Aziz, Assistant Educational Advisor, NCC Secretariat Islamabad on phone number 051-9265567 or cell No. 0345-8161575


Muhammad Rafique Tahir

Joint Educational Adviser

National Curriculum Council Secretariat, Plot No.35 Sector H-9/4, Islamabad

Ph: 051-9265579