Hindi Coordinator – Translations Initiative

We invite applications for the role of Hindi Coordinator — Translations Initiative’, at our Bhopal campus.

Azim Premji University, Bhopal started operations in August 2023, offering postgraduate and undergraduate programmes. The first phase of campus construction is complete and the overall 50-acre campus with state-of-the-art academic and residential facilities will be ready over the next few years. We expect to grow to about 4000 students and 500 members over the next few years.

We are expanding our team and are inviting applications for various operational roles at the University. We will offer members an enriching and fulfilling institution building experience with opportunities for setting up and implementation of key institutional processes, culture building, and participation in various institutional bodies.

The Translations Initiative team at the University is focused on Azim Premji University’s vision of providing access for quality higher education to a large number of students belonging to diverse socio-economic backgrounds, particularly located in small towns and villages. We invite applicants who resonate with this purpose of the University and are keen to work with a team of Translators.


The primary responsibilities of this role are:

  • Handling database of all the external resources (translators/​reviewers/​copyeditors/​vendors) etc.
  • Allotment of documents for translation/​review/​copy editing/​transcription
  • Regular communication, coordination, and follow-up with translators/​reviewers/​copyeditors/​external stakeholders
  • Organizing meetings and documenting meeting minutes and circulation to relevant stakeholders
  • Engaging with internal teams for smooth functioning of the process
  • Data management through MS Office tools
  • A Postgraduate degree in any discipline
  • 2 to 4 years of relevant experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Fluency in speaking, reading, and writing in Hindi and English languages (including academic texts)
  • Proficiency in MS Office particularly in MS Excel

Please email the following documents to openpositions@​apu.​edu.​in with the subject line Application for Hindi Coordinator: Translations Initiative, Bhopal.

  • A Cover Letter
  • A Curriculum Vitae
  • A completed Application Form